NAPLES, FLA., September 18, 2015 – Participants of USA Today’s 10Best Reader’s Choice poll have voted Naples, Florida the nation’s top “Best Destination for Luxury Travelers.” After being selected as a nominee by USA Today’s panel of experts, Naples finished first on the list ahead of other luxury destinations including Beverly Hills and Maui.Read More
Naples on Florida’s Paradise Coast Takes First Place in USA Today’s 10Best Contest
USA TODAY 10Best – Naples, Fla. Wins Best Destination for Luxury Travelers
Sumptuous spas, five star hotels, stunning settings, Michelin starred restaurants – such is the stuff that luxury travel is made from. We asked USA TODAY 10Best readers to vote for their favorite luxury destinations from a pool of 20 nominees. The ballots have been counted and we have a winner!Read More
Pelican Bay Post – Gulf Bay Marketing Group announces plans for new ultra-luxury high rise, Mystique
Gulf Bay® Group recently announced plans for Mystique, the only ultra-luxury high rise currently under development in Naples and the first in Pelican Bay in more than a decade. The Gulf Bay Group of Companies, founded by Aubrey Ferrao in 1986, has successfully completed 14 luxury properties in the 1.5-mile stretch of Gulf-front land within Pelican Bay.Read More
BloombergBusiness – These 18 Cities Will See the Most Economic Growth Next Year
For the past few years, oil towns have dominated the ranks of the fastest-growing economies in America. Now that the energy boom is fading, a new leader is emerging: Retirement communities in Florida that are buoyed by a surge in baby boomers.Read More
Gulf Bay – KRE GB Pelican 1, LLC, purchases land in Pelican Bay for $80 million
NAPLES, Fla. (May 28, 2015) – A joint venture partnership formed by GBPBDEV I, Inc., a wholly owned affiliate of the Gulf Bay Group of Companies, and KRE Pelican 1 Manager, LLC, an affiliate of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (“KKR”), a leading global investment firm, has purchased one of only two remaining developable land parcels in Pelican Bay.Read More
Naples Daily News – Pelican Bay parcel fetches $80M
One of the last two remaining developable land parcels in Pelican Bay has been sold for $80 million in cash, and will become a 22-story luxury high-rise called Mystique.
It will sit on four acres with unobstructed Gulf views on Grenadier Boulevard.Read More
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL – KKR AND GULF BAY TEAM UP TO DEVELOP PRIME SITE IN NAPLES, FLA.
Private equity giant KKR is joining forces with a Florida developer to develop luxury condominium project on a prime site in Naples, Fla.Read More