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Latitude Margaritaville Daytona is tops for 55+ communities

DAYTONA BEACH — Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach made national headlines last year when was first announced. Now, the planned Jimmy Buffett-themed 55-and-older community has earned another national accolade: it has been named the nation’s most popular active adult community of 2018. Chicago, Illinois-based 55Places.com gave…

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Play It Foreward benefits Daytona Beach elementary schools

At a recent Daytona Beach City Commission meeting Consolidated-Tomoka CFO Mark Patten presented six checks in the amount $2,000 each to Daytona Beach area elementary schools. Funds were raised by Consolidated-Tomoka and the companies with whom they do business at a concert event showcasing the…

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Volusia housing starts continue to sizzle in April

DAYTONA BEACH — After getting off to the strongest start to a new year since 2006 in the first quarter, homebuilders in Volusia County stepped up the pace even more last month. A total of 241 permits were issued in April for new homes in…

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The Next Urban Powerhouses: 10 Smaller Cities Poised to Skyrocket

By Realtor.com Team | May 7, 2018 Everyone obsesses over the handful of smaller cities that got the secret formula just right and have exploded into some of the nation’s biggest economic and trendsetting powerhouses. It can happen quicker than expected. It wasn’t long ago that red-hot (and ultra-expensive) cities…

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Bird’s-eye views of developments as builders pick up the pace

Surge in housing starts spurs biggest increase in commercial projects in decade in Volusia County DAYTONA BEACH — The surge in new home construction activity is also spurring an increase in new commercial projects, the latest data from Volusia County’s economic development division shows. In…

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Consolidated-Tomoka reelects board in dramatic fashion

DAYTONA BEACH — It began as a low-key affair, but Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co.’s annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday suddenly took on a reality TV-like twist, leaving investors and onlookers waiting for a dramatic conclusion. Finally, after a several-hour delay, Consolidated-Tomoka issued a statement that all…

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Get ready for CTO proxy fight, the sequel

Get ready for Battle of the Boardroom, Round Two. A year ago, Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co.’s annual shareholders meeting featured a showdown between its senior management and its largest shareholder, as New Jersey-based Wintergreen Advisers LLC mounted an unsuccessful campaign to gain control of the Daytona…

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Daytona’s Margaritaville shops to include Publix

Grocery store to anchor shopping center at entrance to Jimmy Buffett community off LPGA Blvd. DAYTONA BEACH — Residents of the new Latitude Margaritaville community going up here will be able to buy the fixings to grill their own “Cheeseburger in Paradise” at Publix, starting…

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Consolidated-Tomoka off to promising start

DAYTONA BEACH — The sale of land for a planned Buc-ee’s mega convenience store/gas station and of four office buildings locally contributed to one of the most profitable quarters ever for Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co., the company reported. The Daytona Beach-based public company (NYSE American: CTO)…

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