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August 2, 2013
Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Construction of Creekside Preserve to begin

D.R. Horton's Southwest Florida Division has announced the upcoming building of Creekside Preserve. The 168-site offers carriage homes with approximately 1,400 to 1,600 square feet of living space located just two miles south of Alico Road in Fort Myers. There will be two model homes available for viewing including a two-bedroom, two-bath model with 1,402 square feet of air-conditioned living area and a three-bedroom with den, two-bath model featuring 1,661 square feet.

The Creekside Preserve community is located in the south zone of the Lee County School District and is only minutes from Southwest Florida beaches and top retail stores with outstanding dining options. These coach homes are priced from the high $100s. For more information about Creekside Preserve, call 239-560-4461, email or visit

Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas, D.R. Horton has operations in 78 markets in 27 states in the East, Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the United States. D.R. Horton is America's largest builder as reported by Builder magazine for eleven straight years.

Sobeck serves as

Goodwill business coach

Terri Sobeck, director of administration at Stevens Construction, recently completed a volunteer mentorship for Goodwill Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Institute.

The Goodwill Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Institute is a training program created to assist emerging entrepreneurs. Graduates complete a 12-module, six-week business and management training course and work closely with coaches, who are comprised of local professionals with proven success in their industry.

As a coach, Sobeck led four participants in discussions regarding material presented and how it relates to the applicant's potential businesses. Sobeck also shared advice and resources employed over the course of her professional experience. Sobeck reviewed assignments and evaluated feasibility plans submitted throughout the program by participants to complete the course requirements.

To learn more about the SWFL MicroEnterprise Institute, please visit or 239-995-2106, extension 2219.

As director of administration at Stevens Construction, Sobeck manages the accounting systems, project administration, and maintains the company's records, policies and procedures for all three office locations. She also directs all human resources for the company including insurance and the simple IRA program.

With offices in Fort Myers, Tampa and Orlando, Stevens Construction specializes in providing construction management, general contracting, and consulting services to clients and design professionals. Other services include site and design team selection, budgeting, project scheduling, permitting, cost and quality control, and warranty service. The company builds healthcare, commercial, public and hospitality facilities throughout Florida.

For information, visit or call 239-936-9006.

Sales rate climbs at

Phase 2 of Country Lake

LeeCorp Homes reports the sales rate has reached 66 percent in Phase 2 at Country Lakes as 21 out of 32 manufactured home lots have been sold. Country Lakes is a 55-plus deeded lot ownership manufactured home subdivision on Country Lakes Drive, north of Luckett Road, Exit 139, off Interstate 75, in Fort Myers. The average lot size is 77 by 160 feet. Lots are priced between $14,900 and $34,900, with land and home packages priced from the low $100,000s.

Three model homes are featured at Country Lakes, all built by Jacobsen Homes of Safety Harbor, Fla. The Cypress is located at 5383 Countrydale Court, and is priced at $ 124,900. The Pelican is located at 9789 Creekwood Lane, and is priced at $149,900. The Regatta is located at 9790 Creekwood Lane, and is priced at $159,900. Prices include home, exterior additions, lot, sales tax and impact fees. Models can be viewed by appointment by calling 239-498-2220.

Visit for more information. LeeCorp Homes also has a model center at 20251 U.S. 41 S. in Estero.



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