Westmark Construction Blog

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 12:49

Building Permits for Residential Housing Up in the State of Florida

Sumner Marketing has reported permits for the construction of single-family residences in the State of Florida are increasing. Although there have been "high and low tides" in the number of permits issued, there has been a steady increase over the past few years. Indian River County alone has seen a steady increase. In August 2010, the County issued 28 single-family new construction permits. In August 2015, that number had increased to 42, and market indications are this activity is only increasing. On the national level, the National Association of Home Builders is predicting 1.1 million new homes in 2015. New home construction historically has impacted positively impacted local economies with increased revenues. We are certainly heading in the right direction!

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 07:58

Westmark has completed another Palm Island Plantation home!

Westmark is excited to announce the completion of yet another beautiful home located in the stunning Palm Island Plantation gated-community. This gorgeous West Indies style home is over 3,100 sq. feet of air-conditioned living area with hardwood floors throughout and includes architectural features like an inverted hip ceiling in the Great Room, 11’ step tray ceilings in the Dining Room, Master Suite, Foyer, Study and marble floors in all bathrooms. The open floor plan features an expansive gourmet Kitchen with custom cabinetry, ample storage, and a large walk-in pantry feature. Built-in designer appliances consist of two KitchenAid single ovens, Thermador refrigerator, Dacor micro-wave drawer, Bosch dishwasher, and a gas KitchenAid cooktop. In the large Master Suite one will find his and her closets, a free standing soaker tub and a large rain head in the walk-in shower. The home is surrounded by beautiful landscaping, mature oaks, a private lanai and landscaped pool area your family is sure to enjoy!