LandSouth Construction Begins American House in Fort Myers

LandSouth Construction Begins American House in Fort Myers

Nov 30, 2016

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – LandSouth Construction, a Jacksonville, Fla. based general contractor specializing in multifamily, senior housing and mixed use developments, has begun construction on American House, a $20 million luxury senior living, assisted living and memory care community in Fort Myers, Fla.

American House Fort Myers is being developed by nationally known Redico of Southfield, Mich. and managed by American House Senior Living Communities. Scheduled for opening in February 2018, PQH Group of Jacksonville, Fla. is the architect on the 121,964-square foot project.

“We are excited about starting construction on this great senior living development that features senior assisted living with memory care. Having built American House’s three-phase community in Bonita Springs we understand how their vision embodies a true a senior living campus,” noted LandSouth President/CEO James Pyle.

The Tuscan style three-story building will feature 20 memory care residences, 39 independent living residences and 65 assisted living residences totaling 124 available in three floor plans averaging 557 square feet. In addition to convenience and location, residents will enjoy modern trim and finishes including European cabinetry and quartz countertops.

Amenities include elegant and casual dining, a modern health club featuring an exercise room with cardiovascular and resistance weight machines and a beauty salon with spa and massage room. Residents will also enjoy an outdoor swimming pool with lounge areas; a putting green and bocce ball court.

They can also take advantage of the laundry service; community rooms for group activities and family gatherings and plenty of parking.

Conveniently located at 14131 Metro Parkway there’s easy access to all that Southwest Florida offers including CenturyLink Sports Complex, South West Florida International Airport and Florida Gulf Coast University. Get to American House by taking 1-75 South, West on Daniels Parkway, and South on Metro Parkway.

“The developer prides itself on setting the standard for senior and assisted living. American House’s innovative and integrative approach to ever evolving senior living will be an exciting new and value added asset to the area,” said LandSouth’s Senior Vice President of Development Joe Passkiewicz.

In its 18-year history, LandSouth Construction has completed more than 12,000 multifamily units, including apartments, senior living, condominiums, and townhomes.

LandSouth is currently working on apartments and mixed-use developments throughout the Southeast including Lawrenceville, Ga., Boynton Beach, Daytona Beach, Delray Beach, Sanford, Lakeland, Davenport, Casselberry, Odessa, Winter Springs and Orlando Fla., Chattanooga, Tenn., Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and senior housing in Bonita Springs, Fla.

LandSouth uses its unique integrated construction approach where each service component works together to provide a seamless delivery system.

These components have been designed and refined to be complementary and each is performance enhanced with proven procedures, tested systems and the very latest technology. By emphasizing results and exceptional service, LandSouth Construction has created a construction process to provide the best possible value for clients.

For more information visit or call 904.273.6004.

LandSouth Construction, the Southeast's premier general contractor specializing in multifamily, senior housing and mixed use development, was recently named one of the nation’s Top 25 apartment builders by the National Multifamily Housing Council and Fastest Growing Companies in Florida and a Best Place to Work by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Since 1998 the firm has transformed ideas into first-class communities by providing superior construction management services while building long-term relationships. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. LandSouth has completed more than 12,000 multifamily units including apartments, hotels, senior living, student and military housing, condominiums, townhomes and mixed use. LandSouth builds projects of the highest quality, aesthetic relevance and enduring value. For more information, call 904.273.6004 or visit