Nancy Beth Goren

March 10, 2017

Rehabilitated Beachside Homes: The Process

When you close your eyes and imagine your dream home, what do you see?  Can you envision yourself on a wide porch with a fan overhead […]
February 10, 2017

Walking in Florida: Is it really that dangerous?

Last month, as reported in NPR and elsewhere, SmartGrowth America, a self-described “national organization dedicated to researching, advocating for and leading coalitions to bring smart growth […]
January 10, 2017

Considerations in Identifying Appropriate Properties

Our business model is unique so our considerations in identifying appropriate properties reflect that uniqueness, in addition to some of the factors developers traditionally evaluate.  Further, […]
December 18, 2016
Beach Street in 1890

How it all began

The original community space was the town green or piazza.  Residents did business nearby, lived within walking distance if they didn’t live on a farm and […]
December 18, 2016
Main Street old

What happened here

In Daytona, the original main streets of Beach Street, Main Street (above) and Seabreeze served as our beach communities’ town greens.  These streets reflected our physical […]
December 17, 2016
View towards Beach Street

Our Vision for Daytona

Our vision is a Daytona with a Downtown and Beachside that are as highly regarded for their own virtues as West ISB is for its new construction, […]