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Friday, January 12, 2018
GATES Construction has begun site development at a new Wawa, located at 5301 Clark Road in Sarasota. Set on two acres of land, GATES Construction will clear the project site and get it pad-ready. Site development will include grading and utilities and above & below ground storm water management. Wawa stores are located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Florida. They ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, December 21, 2017
The Manatee-Sarasota Building Industry Association is pleased to give back to the community and spread some Christmas spirit during the holiday season. Thanks to a successful fundraising effort from our Sales & Marketing Council’s annual Christmas party, the MSBIA was able to donate all proceeds to the Florida Baptist Children’s Homes. The Florida Baptist Children’s Homes is an agency of the ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Thanks to everyone who attended the Installation banquet at the Westin Sarasota the evening of November 9, and to our new Board of Directors who participated in an all-day retreat and planning session on November 10.Click here for pictures from the Installation of OfficersWe have a lot of experienced board members, all involved and critical to our industry, and a new enthusiasm and drive to build ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Professional Office Building in Lakewood Ranch 6650 Professional Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34240 1,985 SF Available! $19 per SF - NNN   AWARD WINNING!  Single story, Class A, Professional Office building in Lakewood Ranch! Build-out available to accommodate your needs. Great location!!! Conveniently located close to I-75 and University Parkway with excellent visibility from I-75.  
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, October 30, 2017
It’s beginning to be that time of year again where the weather cools off and we begin planning for the Holiday season. As an association we also look forward to our annual Installation of Officers, which will be at the beautiful Westin Sarasota on November 9th. This event is an important one in the life of our association when we install our duly elected President and other members of the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Mike Rahn was inducted in the Florida Housing Hall of Fame at the FHBA Fall Conference on Saturday, October 21st. Mike’s honorable record of service in the Marines prepared him for a life of service to this country, his family, and this building association. Mike is and has been an active and steadfast member of the Manatee-Sarasota Building Industry Association (MSBIA) over many years. His work ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Six Attorneys from Icard Merrill Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018Three Attorneys Also Earn “Lawyer of the Year” Awards Sarasota, Florida – October 17, 2017 – Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg, P.A. (Icard Merrill) – a Sarasota-based, full-service law firm – announces that six of its attorneys have been recognized by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, October 16, 2017
As NAHB Now has reported in their post Eliminate the Dust: Complying with the new Silica Standard, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has decreased the permissible levels of exposure to crystalline silica for construction. NAHB is actively lobbying policy makers informing them that this change in the ruling is wide-reaching and will be difficult to enforce let alone meet. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, October 06, 2017
Dear MSBIA Members, October is once again National Membership Recruitment Month! We are excited to kick-off our Membership Drive by having a contest to win tickets to a NFL Monday Night Football game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Atlanta Falcons on December 18.Thank you for being Members in the Manatee-Sarasota Building Industry Association! Without you as a Member, we would be just ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
We are once again face-to-face with human tragedy in the form of Hurricane Harvey that slammed into Texas this past week. I am reminded that my problems are insignificant compared to those that have been so adversely affected.  Sure, there is still pain in what we are enduring, but hopefully we can see beyond our own issues and support those in need.  As we continue to watch and wait for the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article