#ResidentPerks Why dogs & their families love a day in the park in Ave Maria 🐶 Socialization in a safe environment 🐶 Therapeutic 🐶 Exercise for both you and your four legged friend 🐶 Peer advise for dog behavior 🐶 Make new friends 🐶 Fun for pet parents 🐶 Enjoy the outdoors https://t.co/zK2sgNTNO2
Orange Jeep Tours offer a variety of distinctly different eco-tour options. An open-air Jeep can accommodate up to six passengers. All ages are welcome on the tours making this a completely family-friendly experience. Credit: #MustDoVisitorsGuide https://t.co/kJXzlZGSxr https://t.co/qx4ZWme0xQ
#ResidentPerks Ave Maria's North Park is located just north of the Town Center and provides an ideal spot for picnics, games, and plenty of fun in the sun. #avemariaflorida #avemariaamenities https://t.co/X3O31KO4DG
Nested in the heart of Collier County, Ave Maria is Southwest Florida’s newest hometown. A town where children ride their bikes to school. Where neighbors are friends and life is good. Where everyone enjoys life as it was meant to be lived. https://t.co/uvoZ0IpD59
Over 100 miles of walking, biking, and nature trails wind throughout the town, affording our residents the opportunity to revel in the beautiful outdoors. #communityoftheyear #avemariaflorida #nature https://t.co/TBO5yz9qtP
Some of our students had an experience of a lifetime at New York City's Carnegie Hall. Students who live in Ave Maria attending Collier County Public Schools are zoned for Estates Elementary School, Corkscrew Middle School and Palmetto Ridge High School. #avemariaflorida https://t.co/Hqu0dAOviR
From University athletics and our very own Water Park to bocce ball and a golf course, you'll find plenty of places to play. https://t.co/WsjHJbJi43
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AVE MARIA HOSTS STAR WARS FAMILY FUN EVENT & OUTDOOR MOVIE

NAPLES, FL., — January 16, 2018 – Calling all young Jedis! Ave Maria Development announces a free family fun event on Saturday, February 10 from 3:30pm to 8:30pm in the Ave Maria Town Center. The “Force is Strong” event in Ave Maria will include ten characters from the Star Wars films available for meet n’ greet, outdoor activities and inflatables, galaxy makeovers at Salon d’ Maria, and Jedi Force training from Ave Maria Martial Arts. The event ends with a movie on the lawn at 6:30pm, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Blankets and chairs welcome. No coolers, please.

AVE MARIA HOSTS STAR WARS FAMILY FUN EVENT

ABOUT AVE MARIA & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named 2017, 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. 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.

For more information, please visit www.avemaria.com or call 239-352-3903.

AVE MARIA DEVELOPMENT REPORTS STRONG 2017 NEW HOME SALES

NAPLES, FL., — January 8, 2018 – Ave Maria Development announces a strong 2017 sales year with 305 new home sales contracts. The master-planned community, located off Oil Well Road in Collier County, has been recognized as the fastest selling new home community in both Collier and Lee counties for three years, counting more than 1,300 new home sales since 2013.
“Ave Maria’s growth is explosive with hundreds of new families moving in every year,” states Cee Cee Marinelli, of Ave Maria Development. “We’ve been named Community of the Year in 2017, 2016 and 2015 and recognized as a Top 35 Master Planned Community as well as a Top 20 Places to Retire, all in the past few years.”
The town of Ave Maria offers several styles of homes including single family residences with 2-6 bedrooms featuring lake, preserve, and golf course views. Twenty-one model homes are open daily. New home buyers can select from several builders in different neighborhoods. CC Homes builds single-family homes in three neighborhoods within the town—Maple Ridge at Ave Maria, Coquina at Maple Ridge, and Maple Ridge Reserve. New homes are priced from the low $200s. Del Webb Naples offers single-family homes in their exclusive active adult neighborhood for residents 55 and better with prices from the low $200s. National Builder Pulte Homes builds single-family residences in three neighborhoods— Avalon Park, Emerson Park and Hampton Village. New homes are priced from the mid $200s.

Amenities include an onsite waterpark, Panther Run Golf Club at Del Webb, tennis and bocce, Town Center shopping and dining, Publix grocery market, private schools and University, and sports fields and playgrounds.

ABOUT AVE MARIA & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named 2017, 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. 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.

For more information, please visit www.avemaria.com or call 239-352-3903.

FARMER MARKET SATURDAYS TO BEGIN NOVEMBER 4 IN AVE MARIA

NAPLES, FL., — October 19, 2017 – Ave Maria announces a brand new farmers market to be held every Saturday from 8am to 1pm from November 4, 2017 through April 28, 2018. The outdoor market will feature several different vendors which may include fresh locally grown produce and citrus, fresh seafood, Italian breads, local honey, soaps, candles, oils, jewelry, crafts, flowers, hats, handbags, clothing and more. The market will be held in the Ave Maria Park of Commerce at 5330 Ave Maria Blvd in conjunction with SW Florida Markets, LLC.

The town of Ave Maria offers several styles of homes including single family residences with 2-6 bedrooms featuring lake, preserve, and golf course views. Amenities include an onsite waterpark, Panther Run Golf Club, tennis and bocce, Town Center shopping and dining, Publix grocery market, private schools and University, and sports fields and playgrounds. Twenty-one model homes are open daily with over 40 floor plans to choose from and prices range from the high $100s to over $500s.

ABOUT & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named 2017, 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. 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 NAMED COMMUNITY OF THE YEAR AT 2017 CBIA SAND DOLLAR AWARDS

NAPLES, FL., — October 3, 2017 – Ave Maria, Florida is the recipient of the prestigious Community of the Year award given annually by the Collier Building Industry Association. This is the third consecutive year that Ave Maria has won the award. Last weekend, during a sold-out crowd at the Sand Dollar Awards banquet held at the Ritz-Carlton Tiburon in Naples, Florida, Ave Maria earned top spot at the Community of the Year for the under $500,000 Category. The independent panel of judges for Community of the Year ranked Collier County communities on various criteria including quality of the design for the overall amenity package, recreation provided (including clubhouse, golf and tennis facilities and pool areas) and outdoor use amenities (such as paths, gazebos, sculptures, etc. that add to the quality of the community).

“Receiving this award three years in a row is a testament to the style of community and amenities that homeowners are looking for in today’s real estate market,” states Cee Cee Marinelli, director of development for Ave Maria Development. “Designing a hometown for all ages of residents, from young couples to growing families and active adults, challenges us as a developer to create a fulfilling lifestyle experience and we believe that we have done that in Ave Maria.”

The town of Ave Maria offers several styles of homes including single family residences with 2-6 bedrooms featuring lake, preserve, and golf course views. Amenities include an onsite waterpark, Panther Run Golf Club, tennis and bocce, Town Center shopping and dining, Publix grocery market, private schools and University, and sports fields and playgrounds. Twenty-one model homes are open daily with over 40 floor plans to choose from and prices range from the high $100s to over $500s.

ABOUT & DIRECTIONS
Ave Maria has been named Community of the Year, the Top Selling Single-Family Home Community in Southwest Florida, a Top 50 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.

QUICK ACTION GIVES AVE MARIA HOMEOWNERS PEACE OF MIND POST HURRICANE IRMA

Ave Maria, FL., — September 25, 2017 – Homeowners, businesses and students in Ave Maria saw their town developer spring into action during the days leading up to and immediately following Hurricane Irma. Ave Maria Development and the Stewardship District spent days preparing the town prior to the storm’s impending arrival ensuring wastewater service was uninterrupted, and residents were informed of hurricane safety procedures. Residents never lost water service nor were they placed under boil water notice.

After the storm, home builders CC Homes, Del Webb, and Pulte Homes worked swiftly to clean up neighborhoods and offered homeowners assistance. Ave Maria Development and the Stewardship District quickly removed landscaping debris from the town center and roadways. Ave Maria Utility Company provided the ultimate in comfort— clean, running water to all customers in Ave Maria. Power was restored by LCEC within just a few days.

“Our teams were out in full force and I could not be more proud of the flawless execution of the hurricane preparedness plan and post-storm recovery,” stated Blake Gable, CEO of Barron Collier Companies, the developer of Ave Maria. “By quickly implementing our hurricane plan we were able to keep our residents and business owners safe and comfortable.”

Ave Maria offers more than 40 floor plans in seven distinct neighborhoods within the town. CC Homes, Pulte Homes, and Del Webb are the town’s preferred builders presenting quality constructed new homes for the discerning buyer. Homes range in size from 1,457 sf to over 5,000 sf and feature some of the latest design trends including outdoor kitchens, bonus lofts, casitas, and more. Residents of Ave Maria have access to a full array of amenities including private water park, tennis and bocce courts, over 100 miles of walking and biking trails, baseball and soccer fields, dog park, and town center with Publix supermarket. Del Webb Naples is home to the Panther Run Golf Club at Del Webb, an 18-hole course designed by Gordon G. Lewis offering challenging play amidst natural Southwest Florida beauty.

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.