Gracefully Distinguished : A Home Speaks to the Heart of Old Naples

Gracefully Distinguished : A Home Speaks to the Heart of Old Naples
On a mahogany-lined street in one of Naples’ most significant neighborhoods lives a home fashioned with attention to exceptional style and an exuberant, yet sophisticated personality. Such a home found its niche on a premium lot in the heart of Old Naples, just six houses from the beach and a ple...

Urban Chic : Luxury Living With Walkability

Urban Chic : Luxury Living With Walkability
This chic Naples retreat caters to those desiring a luxury urban lifestyle—fine restaurants, boutique shopping, and cultural events are all within walking distance; beautiful white sand beaches and some of the best golf courses in the country are just a short drive away. The two-story Le Parc hom...

Coastal Elegance : Express Redesign for a Naples Condominium

Coastal Elegance : Express Redesign for a Naples Condominium
Interior Designer Kira Krümm was faced with a challenge when hired by her Michigan-based clients. The couple purchased a condominium in Naples’ Tiburon community to be close to golf and friends, but needed the entire interior design redone in time to enjoy “season” in Southwest Florida. That ...

Elegant Preserve : A Private Resort-Style Retreat

Elegant Preserve : A Private Resort-Style Retreat
When John Cooney, partner at Stofft Cooney Architects, was approached to design a home in the Quail West community for Seagate Development, the first thing he noticed was the impressive width of the lot that abutted a nature preserve. “The challenge,” describes Cooney, “was to stretch out the ...

Bay Watch : A Transitional Tropical Park Shore Retreat

Bay Watch : A Transitional Tropical Park Shore Retreat
Location, location, location—the real estate mantra is brought to life in this home on Doctor’s Bay, an inlet of Venetian Bay in Naples’ Park Shore community. The waterfront residence is an eclectic blend of traditional and modern architecture and design, inviting easy, breezy indoor as well a...

Family Focused : A Lifestyle Home for Generations

Family Focused  : A Lifestyle Home for Generations
“It’s all about family,” states Chuck Gile emphatically. “That’s the most important thing,” agrees his wife Georgia.  That was the motivation behind the couple’s decision to build a large, family-oriented home when their Naples condominium proved to be too small to include their two s...

Striking Sophisticate : A New Take on a Custom Home

Striking Sophisticate : A New Take on a Custom Home
Set in an award-winning community of private homes, this single-story, custom-crafted residence strikes a delicate balance. It maintains a cohesive context of materials and design elements which tie it into the fabric of the existing neighborhood in the Estuary at Grey Oaks, but its floor plan is an...

Natural Serenity : A Port Royal Paradise

Natural Serenity : A Port Royal Paradise
A seamless melding of the natural environment with exceptional interior finishes defines this private Port Royal escape.  Situated on an oversized lot with views of Hidden Bay, this home’s design emphasizes the ultimate in outdoor living by taking advantage of the more than 150 feet of waterfront...

Light-Filled Oasis : Stunning, Livable Design

Light-Filled Oasis : Stunning, Livable Design
The classic Dorado model offers a striking Bermuda exterior architecture complemented indoors a palette of black and white.  Situated on a waterfront lot in Naples’ Talis Park community, the home combines contemporary and classic elements for dramatic impact. “I was hired to design a unique ho...

Artistic Showcase : A Masterpiece by Design

Artistic Showcase : A Masterpiece by Design
Designed as both a showcase for a personal art collection and a comfortably elegant retreat, this waterfront home captures the classical elegance of the British West Indies-inspired style. A palm-lined motor court sets a grand tone, leading to the front door of this stately home, situated on a gener...

Visionary Design : Contemporary Redefined in Cape Coral

Visionary Design : Contemporary Redefined in Cape Coral
Vision, invention, and extreme dedication built what is arguably one of the most innovative and unique contemporary homes on Florida’s West Coast. The realization required the perfect synergy of client, design professionals, and builder. “Much of what you see in this home is the product of vivi...

Paradise Found : A New Beginning for the 2017 Signature Home

Paradise Found : A New Beginning for the 2017 Signature Home
As you approach this elegant Bermuda-style home, you would never guess that it was once hidden behind a jungle of trees and subtropical shrubbery, obscuring its potential to be a modern family home in one of Naples’ best locations. Looking at it today, it's also impossible to tell that it has unde...

Sarasota Fresh : The Gardenia’s Broad Appeal

Sarasota Fresh : The Gardenia’s Broad Appeal
Before venturing into the Sarasota market, Stock Signature Homes took a close look at their most popular models in Naples and Fort Myers according to Vice President of Sales and Marketing Claudine Léger-Wetzel. “We redesigned some of our more popular models specifically for the Sarasota area,” ...

Luxurious Livability : Flexible Design for Florida Living

Luxurious Livability : Flexible Design for Florida Living
Harbourside Custom Homes’ Casa Arianna model in Talis Park takes luxury livability to new heights. Soaring ceilings are defined by layered trays, glossy crown moulding, subtle lighting, and embellished with artistic treatments like faux-finishing, and wallpaper inserts. They are Harbourside Presid...