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Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. Breaks Ground on Casa Mirella Apartments Phase II
October 29, 2014
ORLANDO, FLA. (Oct. 27, 2014) - Construction manager Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. broke ground October 22 for Unicorp's $6.2 million, 60-unit Casa Mirella Apartments, Phase 2, having completed the $18 million, 216-unit initial phase ahead of schedule in February 2014. Located at 101 Casa Mirella Way, Windermere, and designed by Slocum Platts Architects, P.A., Winter Park, Casa Mirella sets the new standard of residential rental living according to its website, featuring plush landscaping, a state-of-the-art clubhouse, fitness facility and a resort-style pool. Also included are granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, spacious floor plans, garage buildings and more. Orlando-based Unicorp National Developments, Inc. is one of the fastest growing, most dynamic retail, mixed-use and drug store developers in the country, according to its website. Casa Mirella Apartments, Phase 2, is slated for February 2015 completion.
Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. Ranked Among Florida's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies for Second Consecutive Year
September 22, 2014
ORLANDO, FLA. (Sept. 22, 2014) -- Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. prominently ranks among Florida's 100 fastest-growing companies for the second consecutive year according to Bizjournals' 2014 "Florida Fast 100" survey. Ranked 31st statewide, the company regionally ranks 10th among Orlando Business Journal's 2014 "Fast 50" fastest-growing companies. Currently ranked as Central Florida's 5th largest construction company in Orlando Business Journal's 2014 "Golden 100" Top Privately-Held Companies, the Kennedy organization has been in continuous operation as a family-owned construction business for 144 years, and opened its Florida office in Orlando in 1972.
Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. Completes New Savion Park Luxury Apartments in Gainesville
September 9, 2014
GAINESVILLE, FLA. (Sept. 5, 2014) - Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. completed the construction of Trimark Properties' new Savion Park Luxury Apartments, an upscale five-story, 55-unit student housing apartment building at 719 SW 5th Avenue, Gainesville. The Orlando-based construction manager performed the work under an $8.5 million contract with Midtown Properties of Gainesville, LLC. Designed by Skinner Vignola McLean, Inc., Gainesville, the apartment community offers floor plans ranging from studio apartments to four bedroom apartments and townhouses. In addition, apartments feature floor to ceiling windows in select units, gourmet kitchens with stainless steel appliances, ethernet ports in every bedroom, a convenience elevator, resident parking and more.
Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. Breaks Ground on $11.6M, 7-Story Westgate Lakes Resort Parking Garage and $11.7M The Exchange at Savannah Park Apartments
September 4, 2014
ORLANDO, FLA. – Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. broke ground September 2 on the new $11.6 million, 7-story Westgate Lakes Resort Parking Garage located at 10000 Turkey Lake Road, Orlando, and The Exchange at Savannah Park, an $11.7 million, 138-unit apartment community in Sanford. Designed by General Design and Restoration, Branson, Mo., the 220,000-square-foot garage will contain 472 parking spaces, a pedestrian bridge and guard house when completed in May 2015. Kennedy has constructed nearly $300 million of projects at Westgate Lakes Resort in Orlando and Westgate Resort in Kissimmee. The Exchange, located at 5724 Byron Anthony Place, was designed by ORA Architects, Raleigh, N.C., and is slated for completion in August 2015. In addition, Kennedy completed Unicorp's Casa Mirella Apartments, a new $18 million, 216-unit gated rental community at 101 Casa Mirella Way, Windermere, designed by Slocum Platts Architects, P.A., Winter Park.
Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. Ranked As Central Florida's 5th Largest Construction Company
September 3, 2014
ORLANDO, FLA. (August 22, 2014) - Roger B. Kennedy, Inc. prominently ranks as Central Florida's 5th largest construction company in Orlando Business Journal's 2014 "Golden 100" Top Privately-Held Companies. The company ranks 37th largest overall. The prestigious annual rankings were announced at ceremonies held August 22, 2014, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort.