A major new commercial and residential development is headed to the already popular area of Ben Hill Griffin. Lee County Commissioners recently gave the go-ahead for a project named CenterPlace to go up near Gulf Coast Town Center and Florida Gulf Coast University.

CenterPlace Coming to Ben Hill Griffin

florida southwestern state

Once a smaller college with mostly local students, Florida SouthWestern State College is on the rise, reimagining itself with a new name, new options and a larger student base. The old Edison State College now goes by Florida SouthWestern or its nickname, FSW, but it’s not just the name that’s fueling all the change.

Florida SouthWestern College on the Rise

the place on first

With your choice of five distinct floor plans, The Place on First supplies the exclusivity of a small condo development, with the upscale features designed to attract buyers. This high-end, mixed-use building sits at Jackson and First Street

The Place on First Offering Five Floor Plans

gateway site plan

The Gateway area of Fort Myers continues to expand with plans for even more commercial development to come to the area. A majority of the latest round of development was spurred by a much-anticipated grocery store, which opened its doors only about a month and a half ago.

New Commercial Development Coming to Gateway

fort myers midtown neighborhood

With a plan to significantly alter the density available to developers, midtown is on track to potentially transform the future of Fort Myers. Midtown sits just to the south of the River District and Downtown, and the midtown proposal calls for not only doubling the current area of downtown, but also boosting city coffers in terms of an increased tax base.

Could Midtown Transform Fort Myers?