On the Homefront

News and Notes from the Home Building Industry

Announcing the Aurora Award winners, a talk by architect Carl Abbott and Lee Wetherington Homes’ newest Lakewood Ranch model.

07/15/2016 By Ilene Denton

Mod Squad

The Butterfield House Joins 3 Iconic Modernist Homes on North Siesta Key

Sarasota School of Architecture enthusiasts have one more reason to look to north Siesta Key’s Bayou Louise neigh-borhood as a hotbed of modern architecture.

06/22/2016 By Ilene Denton

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Home of the Month: Carl Abbott's Casa del Cielo

Bob Plunket takes us inside a piece of Sarasota architectural history--Casa del Cielo on Siesta Key.

03/01/2015 By Robert Plunket

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Sarasota Boasts Treasure Trove of Mid-Century Modern Architecture

Yes, tourists come for the beaches, but if we get smart, they'll also come to see our treasure trove of mid-century modern architecture.

10/01/2013 By Robert Plunket

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Architecture Guru Carl Abbott Releases New Book

Mr. Chatterbox salutes famed Sarasota architect Carl Abbott.

06/03/2013 By Bob Plunket

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What to Do in Sarasota This Weekend: March 7, 2013

Sarasota events: March 7, 2013.

03/07/2013 By Megan McDonald