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AVE MARIA SURPASSES 100 NEW HOME SALES YEAR-TO-DATE

Ave Maria, FL., — May 4, 2017 – Ave Maria Development reports over 100 new single-family home sales thus far in 2017 from residential builders CC Homes, Del Webb, and Pulte Homes. Brisk home sales have been consistent during the past two years, with Metro Study ranking Ave Maria as the #1 selling single-family community in the Naples-Ft Myers market for the ninth consecutive quarter. The Metro Study Q1 report, which ranks annual home starts and move-ins, places Ave Maria at the top of both lists with 342 new home starts and 318 move-ins for the Naples-Ft. Myers markets over the past 12 months. This is more than double the second top selling community in Collier County. The Naples-Ft. Myers markets are defined as Naples and Marco Island as well as Ft Myers and Cape Coral. In addition, all three of Ave Maria’s residential home builders ranked highly on the list of the top builders in the region.

“Ave Maria continues to be the leader in single-family home sales and growth continues in all areas of the town.” comments CeeCee Marinelli, director of leasing for Ave Maria Development. “In the first quarter of 2017, the community brought on a full-time lifestyle director, several new businesses opened, and Del Webb Naples unveiled four new home designs.”

ABOUT AVE MARIA & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named 2016 and 2015 Community of the Year, the Top Selling Single-Family Home Community in Southwest Florida, a Top 40 Master Planned Community in the United States and its active adult community, Del Webb Naples, has been named a Top 20 Places to Retire. Located in southwest Florida, minutes from the beaches and cultural attractions of Naples, Ave Maria is a self-sustaining town including highly-rated schools, shopping and dining, employment opportunities, parks and recreation, and more. At its build out, the town will include up to 11,000 residences, and 1.7 million square feet of retail, office, and business park uses in its 4,000 acres. Set amidst 17,000 acres of environmentally protected land, Ave Maria is located at the intersection of Oil Well and Camp Keais Roads in Eastern Collier County. The main entrance, on Oil Well just west of Camp Keais, leads to the Town Center. Take I-75, exit 111, follow the signs east to Ave Maria, approximately 20 minutes. For more information, please visit www.avemaria.com or call 239-352-3903.

APRIL EVENTS IN AVE MARIA TOWN CENTER

NAPLES, FL., — April 1, 2017 –   Ave Maria’s free calendar of events continues through April. Visitors and residents are invited to enjoy free trolley tours every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Town Center. Tour Collier County’s Community of the Year during a complimentary 45-minute trolley ride through tow and discover all that’s new for 2017. Tours depart every 45 minutes and reservations are encouraged, but not required, and can be made by calling 239-352-3903.

New this season, Artisan Market in the Town Center, every Tuesday from 10am to 3pm. Stroll and shop while enjoying homemade merchandise from local artisans. Live Music continues every Thursday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the Town Center. Bands rotate weekly and include Bernie Green, Jeff Hughes, Moony Mann, Patchouli, Wendy Renee, and Steely Pan Band. Visit www.avemaria.com for performance schedule.

Visitors are also invited to embark on an eco-safari through Orange Jeep Tours. Located in the Ave Maria Town Center, the adventure outfitter offers 90-minute outdoor narrated safaris daily, getting riders up-close with such native wildlife species including American alligator, Red Shouldered hawk, Osceola turkey, and many more. Call 239-434-JEEP (5337) for reservations and mention code “SPRING CHA CHING” to receive $5 off.

ABOUT & DIRECTIONS

Ave Maria has been named 2015 and 2016 Community of the Year, the Top Selling Single-Family Home Community in Southwest Florida, a Top 35 Master Planned Community in the United States and its active adult community, Del Webb Naples, has been named a Top 20 Places to Retire. Located in southwest Florida, minutes from the beaches and cultural attractions of Naples, Ave Maria is a self-sustaining town including highly-rated schools, shopping and dining, employment opportunities, parks and recreation, and more.  At its build out, the town will include up to 11,000 residences, and 1.7 million square feet of retail, office, and business park uses in its 4,000 acres.  Ave Maria is located at the intersection of Oil Well and Camp Keais Roads in Eastern Collier County.  The main entrance, on Oil Well just west of Camp Keais, leads to the Town Center. Take I-75, exit 111, follow the signs east to Ave Maria, approximately 20 minutes. For more information, please visit  http://www.avemaria.com/ or call 239-352-3903.

SPRING SAVINGS NEW HOME EVENT IN AVE MARIA

NAPLES, FL., — March 28, 2017– Ave Maria Development announces a Spring Savings Event from April 1 – 30 with incentives and savings on new home purchases. Home buyers can save up to $15,000 when they purchase a brand-new single-family home from one of the three selected builders in Ave Maria— CC Homes, Del Webb, and Pulte Homes. Visitors may also sign up for the chance to win a $500 Amazon gift card when they visit builder sales centers in Ave Maria.

Special spring savings are offered by all builders in Ave Maria during April. Earn $15,000 toward gourmet kitchens with the purchase of a new home in Maple Ridge Reserve by CC Homes. Save up to $7,500 in designer upgrades in Del Webb Naples. Save up to $5,000 in options or upgrades in Maple Ridge and Coquina at Maple Ridge. Earn $5,000 in Flex Cash in Avalon Park and Emerson Park by Pulte Homes. Offers are subject to details, availability and change. Please see builders for details.

Tour 22 model homes in Ave Maria, open daily, in five neighborhoods. Avalon Park features three model homes: the Starboard is a two-story, 1,821 square foot home priced from $232,990, the Creekview is a single-story, 2,489 square foot home priced from $293, 990 and the Eastfield is a two-story, 2,730+ square foot home priced from $296,990. Coquina at Maple Ridge features three model homes: the Balboa is a two-story, 2,256 square foot home priced from $220,990, the Corona is a two-story, 2,279 square foot home priced from $221,990, the Doheny is a 2,526 square foot home priced from $232,990, and the Encinitas is a two-story, 2,635 square foot home priced from $252,990.

Del Webb features five model homes: the Taft Street is a 1,433 square foot home priced from $223,990, the Serenity is a 1,543 square foot home priced from $204,990, the Abbeyville is a 1,659 square foot home priced from $258,990, the Martin Ray is a 1,968 square foot home priced from $273,990 and the Pinnacle is a 2,488 square foot home priced from $308,990.

Maple Ridge and Maple Ridge Reserve feature 11 model homes: the Alamanor is a 2,569 sf home priced from $264,990, the Bristol is a 3,000 sf home priced from $284,990, the Almaden is a 3,041 sf home priced from $302,990, the Caples is a 3,614 sf home priced from $304,990, the Briones is a 3,782 sf home priced from $327,990, the Chesbro is a 4,010 sf home priced from $343,990, the Danby is a 4,228 sf home priced from $323,990 and the Duval is a 5,103 sf home priced from $401,990. Reserve models open daily are the Juniper, a 4,269 sf home priced from $400,990, the Keswick, a 4,593 sf home priced from $433,990, and the Lucerne, a 5,456 sf home priced from $480,990.

All residents of Ave Maria enjoy access to the many community amenities including private water park, tennis courts, bocce courts, dog park, baseball and soccer fields, basketball court, amphitheater, and more. The Town Center features close to 30 restaurants, businesses, and shops and serves as the site for free community events and concerts.

ABOUT & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named 2015 and 2016 Community of the Year, the Top Selling Single-Family Home Community in Southwest Florida, a Top 35 Master Planned Community in the United States and its active adult community, Del Webb Naples, has been named a Top 20 Places to Retire. Located in southwest Florida, minutes from the beaches and cultural attractions of Naples, Ave Maria is a self-sustaining town including highly-rated schools, shopping and dining, employment opportunities, parks and recreation, and more. At its build out, the town will include up to 11,000 residences, and 1.7 million square feet of retail, office, and business park uses in its 4,000 acres. Ave Maria is located at the intersection of Oil Well and Camp Keais Roads in Eastern Collier County. The main entrance, on Oil Well just west of Camp Keais, leads to the Town Center. Take I-75, exit 111, follow the signs east to Ave Maria, approximately 20 minutes. For more information, please visit http://www.avemaria.com/ or call 239-352-3903.

MARCH EVENTS IN AVE MARIA TOWN CENTER

NAPLES, FL., — February 21, 2017 –   Ave Maria’s free calendar of events continues through March. The month’s biggest event, Landshark Luau, will be held on Saturday, March 25 from 12pm – 4pm with a live concert by The Landsharks, a Jimmy Buffer tribute band. Enjoy outdoor entertainment, activities, car show, and food during this annual spring event in the Ave Maria Town Center.

Visitors and residents are invited to enjoy free trolley tours every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Town Center. Tour Collier County’s Community of the Year during a complimentary 45-minute trolley ride through tow and discover all that’s new for 2017. Tours depart every 45 minutes and reservations are encouraged, but not required, and can be made by calling 239-352-3903.

New this season, Artisan Market in the Town Center, every Tuesday from 10am to 3pm. Stroll and shop while enjoying homemade merchandise from local artisans. Live Music continues every Thursday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the Town Center. Bands rotate weekly and include Bernie Green, Jeff Hughes, Moony Mann, Patchouli, Wendy Renee, and Steely Pan Band. Visit www.avemaria.com for performance schedule.

ABOUT & DIRECTIONS

Ave Maria has been named 2015 and 2016 Community of the Year, the Top Selling Single-Family Home Community in Southwest Florida, a Top 35 Master Planned Community in the United States and its active adult community, Del Webb Naples, has been named a Top 20 Places to Retire. Located in southwest Florida, minutes from the beaches and cultural attractions of Naples, Ave Maria is a self-sustaining town including highly-rated schools, shopping and dining, employment opportunities, parks and recreation, and more.  At its build out, the town will include up to 11,000 residences, and 1.7 million square feet of retail, office, and business park uses in its 4,000 acres.  Ave Maria is located at the intersection of Oil Well and Camp Keais Roads in Eastern Collier County.  The main entrance, on Oil Well just west of Camp Keais, leads to the Town Center. Take I-75, exit 111, follow the signs east to Ave Maria, approximately 20 minutes. For more information, please visit  www.avemaria.com or call 239-352-3903.

AVE MARIA WELCOMES NEW BUSINESSES

AVE MARIA, FL., — February 16, 2017 –Ave Maria Development announces several new businesses within the town located in eastern Collier County, Florida. In the Ave Maria Park of Commerce, Oil Well Craft Beer is open and features a casual tap room showcasing a selection of craft beer on tap as well as in bottles. Owners Matt and Danee’ Williams keep the focus on local beers for at least ten out of the twenty total taps, but also offer hard to find national craft beers. Guests can bring in their own food to the tap room and can purchase beer to go, whether in bottles or filling up 64oz growlers and 32oz crowlers. “We are originally from Tampa and were drawn to Ave Maria because of the friendly people and the self-sustainability,” comments Matt Williams. “We saw the growth occurring in Ave Maria and knew this is where we wanted to open our business.” Oil Well Craft Beer is located at 5334 Ave Maria Blvd and hours of operation are Tuesday through Thursday 2pm-10pm, Friday and Saturday from 2pm – midnight, and Sunday from 2pm – 8pm. Closed Mondays. For more information, please visit www.oilwellcraftbeer.com.

Dog Gone Cleaners is open in the Ave Maria Town Center and offers pet grooming where you either drop off your canine for a full service groom including the house special blueberry facial or you can wash your pet using one of their wash stations which include tub, shampoo, towels and dryer. Dog Gone also sells holistic food and treats for dogs, accessories, and beds. Owner Misty McWilliams is a resident of Ave Maria who comments, “We chose Ave Maria as the site for our new business because it is a very pet-friendly community.” Dog Gone Cleaners is open Monday – Saturday from 9am – 5pm and is located at 5534 Ave Maria Blvd, Suite 700. For more information, please call 239-455-5530.

Vape of Ave Maria is open in the Park of Commerce and offers cigars, cigarettes, vaporizers, and accessories for sale as well as soft drinks and water. Hours of operation are Monday 12:30pm – 10pm, Tuesdays 12:30pm to 7pm, Wednesdays and Thursdays 3pm to 10pm, Fridays 5pm to 10pm, Saturdays 4pm to 10pm, and closed on Sundays. For more information, please contact 239-348-0037.

ABOUT AVE MARIA & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named 2016 and 2015 Community of the Year, the Top Selling Single-Family Home Community in Southwest Florida, a Top 35 Master Planned Community in the United States and its active adult community, Del Webb Naples, has been named a Top 20 Places to Retire. Located in southwest Florida, minutes from the beaches and cultural attractions of Naples, Ave Maria is a self-sustaining town including highly-rated schools, shopping and dining, employment opportunities, parks and recreation, and more. At its build out, the town will include up to 11,000 residences, and 1.7 million square feet of retail, office, and business park uses in its 4,000 acres. Set amidst, 17,000 acres of environmentally protected land, Ave Maria is located at the intersection of Oil Well and Camp Keais Roads in Eastern Collier County. The main entrance, on Oil Well just west of Camp Keais, leads to the Town Center. Take I-75, exit 111, follow the signs east to Ave Maria, approximately 20 minutes. For more information, please visit www.avemaria.com or call 239-352-3903.