SandStar Homes is an independently owned and operated franchise builder of custom luxury AR Homes®.  We can build on your lot or we can help you find one in Charlotte, DeSoto and South Sarasota Counties.

Our management team has over 40 years of combined home building experience, and we’ve won numerous awards, such as the Avid Cup Award in 2020, 2018, and 2017, South West Florida Parade of Homes Grand Diamond Award in 2017, Best of Charlotte Residential Home Builder Award in 2015, Gold Cup for Customer Satisfaction Award in 2013 and 2012, and Builder of the Year in 2011. For a true customer-focused and collaborative new home experience, let SandStar Homes take care of your vision. Because when you’ve designed it yourself, home sweet home becomes Home Dream Home.

Our Builder

Jim Sanders brings more than 39 years of homebuilding experience and success to SandStar Homes, an independently owned and operated franchise of AR Homes®. Jim, franchisee and building company president, is well known for creating timeless waterfront homes and for delivering a remarkable building experience to his Charlotte County customers. His Punta Gorda-based team of building professionals is dedicated to meticulous detail and sensitive to each homebuyer's unique tastes, needs and lifestyle. His homes have won numerous awards and are recognized throughout the area for their high quality. Before forming SandStar Homes in 1991, Jim founded Five Star General Contracting in Southwest Florida.

Visit Our Model Homes

Your Home Dream Home may be closer than you think. Select any pin on the map below and the contact information will display to the left. Click the model name on the left for additional model home information.

Regatta 1592

605 W. Henry Street
Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Model Hours:

Mon – Fri: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Donna Saidi
Marisa Liberti

Phone: 941-505-1800

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