With a market presence spanning nearly two decades, Distinctive Communities™ continues to set the standard for the elegant design, development and construction of luxury residential communities, custom built luxury homes, and significant luxury remodeling projects throughout Southwest Florida. Founded by David M. Sturdyvin and Steve Fiterman, the firms reputation for quality, attention to detail and service is unsurpassed.
That reputation extends to Distinctive's staff and partners, including its preferred general contractor Artisan Associates and a group of homebuilding industry professionals who serve the firm's discerning clients in all aspects of the homebuilding process, from architectural design and financing, to construction, interior and landscape design.
Distinctive Communities™ build beautiful single-family homes and villas within some of Southwest Florida's most prestigious communities, including Coco Bay and Grand Bay of Pelican Bay, Marsala at Tiburon, Terrabella at Pelican Marsh, Caprini at Miromar Lakes, Wild Orchid at Olde Cypress and most recently, The Watercourse at Talis Park.
A well-deserved reputation as Southwest Florida's most reliable custom homebuilder, whether it's a custom home designed by your architect, or one of Distinctive Communities' exquisite custom luxury home floor plans, the firm is committed to make building the home of your dreams an enjoyable experience that puts a premium on trust and open communication...
Stunning architectural details, creative site planning, exquisite architectural designs, superior quality materials sourced from the world's most reliable suppliers and flawless execution are Distinctive's hallmarks. Distinctive Communities™ creates living environments that are celebrated, enjoyed and appreciated by homeowners wishing to experience the ultimate Southwest Florida lifestyle.
"Our customers set the direction we take regarding the architectural style and appearance of our homes; we listen to, and learn what is important to them. Focusing and responding to our customer's wishes always keeps our homes fresh, interesting and current... Customer satisfaction is the unyielding measure of our success."
STEVE FITERMAN President, Distinctive Communities™
"Artisan Associates' reputation for quality, professionalism, service and follow-up is unsurpassed... That's why clients for whom we built nearly 20 years ago are calling us back today."
DAVID STURDYVIN - President of Artisan Associates