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The Lutgert Companies ®

Over 50 Years of Excellence ®

Lut ger t Commitment to Excellence The Lutgert Companies have been a prominent developer for over 50 years. Known for innovative designs and an unwavering commitment to excellence, their extensive portfolio includes luxury residential and commercial projects from Florida to North Carolina Beginning with its landmark development of Naples’ Park Shore in the 1960s, the company has produced diverse and progressive residential offerings — from luxurious high-rise towers and estate properties to today’s award-winning coastal contemporary homes. Its latest Florida development, Surfsedge, is a new luxury community in Vero Beach.

Scott Lutgert Chairman The Lutgert Companies

In the mid-1960s my father, Raymond L. Lutgert, had the

The company’s rich history is also rooted in North Carolina, where it developed Linville Ridge, a private, gated golf course community in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Established in 1978, The Ridge continues to offer new custom homes. The firm is also expanding its footprint in Charlotte with The Regent at Eastover, a private enclave of 32 luxury residences.

vision to transform a 1.25-mile stretch of beachfront into one of Naples’ most prestigious neighborhoods. Over the past

In addition to its residential projects, The Lutgert Companies’ commercial properties have

five decades, The Lutgert Companies has set the standard

defined Southwest Florida’s landscape. Notable builds include The Village on Venetian Bay,

for creative and environmentally responsible development

The Promenade at Bonita Bay, the distinctive Northern Trust Building, and Mercato, an upscale,

of luxury properties. My family’s vision for passion and

pedestrian-friendly urban hub with residential over retail design. Its newest building, the Lutgert

excellence runs three generations deep, and continues to

Professional Center, will bring a clean, contemporary design to Naples.

produce extraordinary experiences for its customers. While widely known as a luxury developer and builder, the company also maintains a reputation for philanthropic leadership, sound stewardship and community commitment. The Lutgert Companies contribute resources to numerous charities in the region covering a range of needs: healthcare, the underprivileged, arts and education.

Park Shore 1971


Howard B. Gutman

Budge Huskey

President The Lutgert Companies

Mike Hoyt

Kurt Lutgert

John Gleeson

Kristin Cartwright

Senior Vice President The Lutgert Companies

Senior Vice President, Development Services Premier Sotheby’s International Realty 2 LUTGERT.COM

David Crowley

CEO Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

Vice President The Lutgert Companies

Vice President, Development Services Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

Chief Financial Officer The Lutgert Companies

Erik Lutgert

Tom Bringardner

Nicola Lutgert

Walther Vliegen

Vice President The Lutgert Companies

Chief Marketing Officer Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

President Premier Commercial

General Manager Linville Ridge

The Lutgert Companies The Lutgert Companies has set the standard for creative, environmentally responsible development in Southwest Florida and North Carolina for over 50 years. The company’s portfolio includes over 40 residential and commercial properties, each bearing the original trademarks of the family’s high standards for quality and excellence.


Lutgert Construction is a full-service general contractor specializing in high-quality residential and commercial construction that ensures that the client experience in home, work and play is exceptional.

Lutgert Custom Homes Lutgert Custom Homes provides a complete line of design and construction services during every phase of the luxury residential home building process.

Lutgert Development The development division engages a wealth of talent, marketing expertise, expansive networks and in-house resources. With the ability to provide unparalleled value to development projects, our fully integrated services enjoy


an impeccable reputation based on innovation, integrity and an unwavering commitment to excellence.

Lutgert Title Lutgert Title has helped thousands of real estate buyers and sellers complete transactions flawlessly, and numerous local institutions have benefited from its high level of performance. Lutgert Title continues to focus on timeliness and


accuracy in all efforts so the bonds of trust, loyalty and respect are maintained with its customers. With service and relationships as their hallmarks, Lutgert Title is committed to every opportunity to be your title agent.

Premier Sotheby’s International Realty Premier Sotheby’s International Realty is the leading luxury real estate brokerage in the markets it serves, providing exceptional service, in-depth knowledge and value to its customers. The firm has more than 1,300 real estate professionals in more than 40 locations strategically located from Marco Island to the Carolinas. The firm’s Development Services Division provides sales and marketing support that helps developers successfully bring residential properties to market.

Premier Commercial Premier Commercial is a full-service commercial real estate brokerage firm specializing in commercial leasing and sales, investment and income properties, project leasing and land acquisitions. LUTGERT.COM 3


The Lutgert Companies Naples, Fla.


The Lutgert Companies began with a visionary project that

transformed 760 acres bordering 1.25 miles of Naples beachfront into one of the most prestigious communities in Florida.

Horizon House Naples, Fla.

Ultimately named Park Shore, Raymond Lutgert’s community

The tallest and most luxurious building of its time, Horizon

was the first Planned Unit Development in the state and served as

House introduced the concept of an interior parking garage

a model for subsequent developments.

in a residential building and increased ceiling heights.

1973 Surfsedge Naples, Fla.

Balconies stretch the entire length of each

Surfsedge residence


Colony Gardens Naples, Fla.

A unique combination of mid-rise apartments and 4 LUTGERT.COM

townhomes, Colony Gardens overlooks Venetian Bay.

with access from all bedrooms; all living

rooms offer breathtaking Gulf views.

1974 Gulfside Naples, Fla.

The sister building to

Surfsedge, Gulfside is

oriented in a mirror image

of Surfsfedge.

1976 Venetian Villas Naples, Fla.

Representing a significant

architectural and permitting achievement, each villa

was created as a tribute to Mediterranean-style

architecture and is actually


built over the water.

Linville Ridge

Linville, N.C.

A private golf course community that includes over 1,800 acres nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge

Mountains, Linville Ridge features the highest elevation golf course east of the Mississippi River.

1976 La Mer Naples, Fla.

The first high-rise

building in Naples built

around a central atrium, La Mer also introduced

roll-down storm shutters as a standard feature. It

1981 Esplanade Naples, Fla.

Every residence in

Esplanade offers

unsurpassed views of

the Gulf of Mexico. Glass elevators rising through

a soaring, tropically

was also the first Lutgert

landscaped central atrium

before construction was

garden effect that was the

property to sell out complete.

create an inspiring interior first of its kind in Naples.


1986 Terraces Naples, Fla.

A contemporary architectural statement never before seen in Naples, The Terraces boasts


innovative open floor plans and terraces.

Park Plaza

Naples, Fla.

Park Plaza features expansive floor plans, elevated ceilings, step-down living rooms and the ultimate in amenities, including a formal ballroom, theater and rooftop party room.

1984 Park Shore Properties


Naples, Fla.

The Lutgert Companies established Premier Sotheby’s International

Realty to meet the needs of a growing customer base in the general

1984 Neapolitan Way – Phase I Naples, Fla.

real estate market.

A 137,000-square-foot shopping complex, Neapolitan Way is located in the heart of Naples’ business and shopping district.


1986 The Village on Venetian Bay – Phase I Naples, Fla.

Heralded for its award-winning design, The

Village’s waterfront setting and eclectic

mix of specialty retailers is home to more

than 50 top-tier shops, art galleries and a selection of restaurants.

1988 Le Parc Naples, Fla.

Rising 25 stories on the northern tip of Park Shore, Le Parc is credited with

establishing a benchmark in the Naples luxury real estate market with many unique and innovative features.

1989 Neapolitan Way – Phase II Naples, Fla.

The final phase of this 137,000-square-

foot shopping complex was completed.

The Northern Trust Building


Naples, Fla.

Naples’ signature Class A office building

established a new standard for architectural

1990 The Village on Venetian Bay – Phase II Naples, Fla.

The final phase of

this development was

presented. It received a

1991 design award from

the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).

design in commercial development.

1990 Vistas Naples, Fla.

A luxury beachfront tower

boasting dramatic floor-to-

ceiling windows, Vistas truly

lives up to its name.


1991 Enclave Naples, Fla.

This innovative concept

of a single, 6,600-squarefoot estate on each floor

was inspired by the desire to merge the assets of a private beach estate

with the convenience and privacy of high-rise living.

1994 Le Ciel Park Tower Naples, Fla.

Le Ciel offers resplendent

privacy with only four

residences per floor.

Gracefully curving 9-foot

walls of windows and long

balconies present enchanting east-to-west views.

1994 Crossroads Market Naples, Fla.

Crossroads Market offers 130,000 square feet of retail space.

Designed to serve the expanding North Naples area, it is a retail-

friendly environment with easy access, direct frontage and signage, 8 LUTGERT.COM

and distinctive architecture.

Premier Properties 1994 of Southwest Florida, Inc. Realtors KNOWN TODAY AS PREMIER SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY


Naples, Fla.

Park Shore Properties changes its name to Premier Properties of Southwest Florida to

reflect its representation of luxury properties throughout Collier and Lee counties.

Bonita Bay Naples, Fla.

A breathtaking site purchased for the development

of high-rise residential towers, Bonita Bay overlooks Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

1996 Le Rivage Naples, Fla.

Seven penthouse levels with one estate per floor and 15 levels with two residences per floor offer architectural excellence, elegant features and

luxurious amenities in a natural beachfront setting.

1998 Le Jardin Naples, Fla.


Le Ciel Venetian Tower

Each elegant, beachfront

residence in “The Garden”

has a private elevator lobby.

Naples, Fla.

Le Ciel’s design offers breathtaking views of the Gulf, city

and Venetian Bay. Magnificent wraparound window-walls complement the residences.


1998 Vistas at Bonita Bay Bonita Springs, Fla.

Featuring five distinctive

bayfront residences on each

floor, Vistas truly lives up to its name with dramatic views of Estero Bay and the Gulf


of Mexico.

Estuary at Grey Oaks

Naples, Fla.

An exclusive 350-acre addition to the acclaimed Grey Oaks

community, The Estuary offers a luxurious, gated lifestyle within

the sanctuary of a true nature preserve. Residents of the custom

1999 Raymond L. Lutgert Cancer Center

homes and villas enjoy the seclusion of a private estate with the amenities of a country club.

Naples, Fla.

Donations from Raymond L. Lutgert to Naples Community Hospital helps establish a namesake cancer center on its campus. The Raymond L. Lutgert Cancer Center provides specialized treatments and research by leading oncologists.

2000 Lutgert Smith Lesher Insurance


Naples, Fla.

The Lutgert Companies expands its array of

service through the acquisition of a thriving

Southwest Florida insurance brokerage

founded in the early 1950s by Naples’ first 10 LUTGERT.COM

mayor, W. Roy Smith.


Naples, Fla.

This world-class creation is noted for its richly innovative interior designs. Located within walking distance of many of Park Shore’s most notable

amenities, Provence offers expansive floor plans with inviting windows and terraces that afford spectacular views of the Gulf, bay and city.

2000 Horizons at Bonita Bay

2000 The Promenade at Bonita Bay Bonita Springs, Fla.

Recipient of the 2002 International Council of Shopping Centers’

Bonita Springs, Fla.

Design & Development Award, this upscale 105,000-square-foot,

Eighty exquisite residences –

Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, retail and office center features a

each with endless views over

central courtyard with meandering waterfalls and outdoor café seating.

Estero Bay, the golf course and the Gulf of Mexico –

are all complemented by

outstanding amenities that are second to none.

Premier Development Services 2001

Naples, Fla.

The Lutgert Companies expands its services to offer consultation,

management, sales and marketing support to landowners, institutional investors (such as Lehman Bros. and Mass Mutual) and developers to successfully bring residential properties to market.


2002 Premier Commercial Properties Naples, Fla.

Premier Properties

successfully launches a full-

service commercial division.

2002 LSL Title, LLC


Naples, Fla.

The Lutgert Companies establishes title services under LSL Title, LLC.

Estancia at Bonita Bay Bonita Springs, Fla.

With an award-winning marina among its exquisite surroundings, this Mediterranean-style tower is a

testament to The Lutgert Companies’ ability to create luxurious living environments.

2002 Regent

enjoy unparalleled views

2003 Quarles & Brady Building

Southwest Florida’s

The Lutgert Companies

Naples, Fla.

32 meticulously appointed estate homes and five

magnificent penthouse residences

of the Gulf of Mexico and renowned sunsets.

Naples, Fla.

completes the North

Naples, Class A office building in the rapidly

growing Goodlette-Frank Road corridor.


2006 Aria

Naples, Fla.

Elegantly appointed residences and

luxurious penthouse residences serve as

the final addition to the Lutgert legacy on

Park Shore Beach.


Lutgert Insurance Lutgert Title Naples, Fla.

Lutgert Smith Lesher Insurance, LLC and LSL Title, LLC are renamed Lutgert Insurance and Lutgert Title, LLC, respectively.

Lutgert Insurance 2007 opens an office in Ave Maria, Fla.


2006 Azure

Bonita Springs, Fla.

Framed by the ninth green of the Bay Island Golf Course, the Estero Bay Park, lakes

Esperia South at Bonita Bay Bonita Springs, Fla.

Traditional high-rise condominium residences

and penthouses offer stunning views of

Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.


and nature preserves, the

Lutgert Construction

offers spectacular views.

Lutgert Construction is a full-service contractor

Mediterranean-style Azure

Naples, Fla.

specializing in new and renovated custom

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Florida Gulf Coast University Lutgert College of Business Estero, Fla.

Raymond and Beverly Lutgert donate to the FGCU Foundation, enhancing


Lutgert Insurance opens an office in Sarasota, Fla.

the future of the FGCU College of


Business through the creation of The Lutgert College of Business and a new building, Lutgert Hall.

2008 Mercato Naples, Fla.

An upscale, pedestrian-friendly mixed use

Tavira at Bonita Bay Bonita Springs, Fla.

The sixth high-rise in Bonita Bay, Tavira

features spacious floor plans opening to

large terraces overlooking Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

“Main Street” center, Mercato includes 175

residential units and approximately 330,000

square feet of retail space with a Whole Foods Market, premium-style movie theater and

100,000 square feet of Class A office space.

2009 The Strada Residences at Mercato

2010 Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

Naples, Fla.

Naples, Fla.

urban setting on Mercato’s most prominent

joins the Sotheby’s International Realty® network

The Strada features condominiums in an thoroughfare. The one-, two- and three

bedroom condominiums range from 850 to

2,400 square feet, located in two mixed-use 14 LUTGERT.COM

buildings with residential over retail.

The Lutgert Companies’ Premier Properties and changes its name to Premier Sotheby’s International Realty. The partnership offers

clients international exposure in an increasingly

global and competitive real estate marketplace.


Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens an office in Tampa, Fla.

2014 Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens in St. Petersburg, Fla. and Charlotte, N.C.

2011 Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens an office in Lakewood Ranch, Fla. Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens offices in Sanibel and Captiva, Fla. LUTGERT.COM 15


Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens in St. Armand’s, Fla.


Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens four offices in N.C. Asheville

Banner Elk

Blowing Rock

Lake Norman


Lutgert Insurance opens an office in Tampa, Fla.


Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens four offices throughout central Fla. Lake Mary

Southeast Orlando

Southwest Orlando

Spruce Creek and the Beaches 16 LUTGERT.COM

2015 Naples, Fla.

The Lutgert Companies and Lutgert Construction, LLC, break ground for the Residences at Mercato, a gated enclave of 45 single-family homes within Mercato’s urban-style retail, office and residential community.


Cottages at Cranberry Cove Linville, N.C.

The Lutgert Companies break ground for the Cottages at

Cranberry Cove, a new neighborhood of 20 single-family

homes in the idyllic Linville Ridge Country Club.


2016 The Brooks

Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens in Winter Park, Fla.

Linville, N.C.

Construction begins on The Brooks, a luxury community of eight residences nestled between the eighth green and ninth fairway of Linville Ridge Golf Course.



The Oaks Linville, N.C.

The Lutgert Companies breaks ground for The Oaks, a

community of 11 artfully-designed single-family residences with long-range mountain views situated in Linville Ridge Country Club.



The Regent at Eastover

Premier Sotheby’s International Realty opens in Southeast Naples

Charlotte, N.C.

The Lutgert Companies breaks ground for The

Regent at Eastover. A private enclave of 32

luxury residences, The Regent at Eastover is

situated in one of Charlotte’s most

prominent neighborhoods.

2019 Surfsedge

2021 4850 Building

The Lutgert Companies breaks ground for Surfsedge at Indian River Shores. Perfectly

Currently under construction, the LEED certified contemporary

Indian River Shores, Fla.

positioned between the Indian River Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean, Surfsedge is a new luxury development of 12 oceanfront residences and 12 single-family homes. 18 LUTGERT.COM

Naples, Fla.

office building is expected to be completed in April 2021.

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The Lutgert Companies  

Master, Vertical, Single-Family Homes and Commercial Developer.

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Master, Vertical, Single-Family Homes and Commercial Developer.