SEDA New Homes, one of Jacksonville’s largest locally owned home builders, celebrated Take Your Dog to Work Day on September 23rd with many happy, wagging tails that brightened everyone’s day.
“Our dogs, Callie, Sasha and Rob Roy, are a big part of our family,” says Linda Semanik, Vice-President of Sales at SEDA New Homes. “We wanted our SEDA family of employees to enjoy spending the day with their furry family members.”
The addition of 6 wagging tales made TGIF even more of a happy occasion.
“Dogs have always had a special place in our heart,” says Semanik. “We know they are an important part of everyone’s family, so if our employees need to bring their dog to work to care for them, we allow that.”
Over the years, the Semanik family has shown their love for canine companions by rescuing dozens of dogs and giving them a forever home.
In addition to their passion for animals, the Semaniks’ passion for building exceptional homes is evident by their outstanding reputation as one of Northeast Florida’s top home builders.
For six years in a row, SEDA New Homes was voted Best Local Home Builder in the Bold City Best competition.
“We are so honored to have won this prestigious award,” says Semanik. “We appreciate our SEDA family of homeowners and all who took the time to vote for us.”
For over 40 years, SEDA New Homes has made a commitment to customer satisfaction and to making the experience of purchasing a new home a great one for their customers.
By striving to be the best, SEDA New Homes has grown to be one of the largest locally owned home builders in the Jacksonville area.
SEDA New Homes, one of Jacksonville’s largest locally owned home builders, is celebrating the grand opening of their newest gated community of Sandy Pointe Preserve in Fernandina.
“We are very excited about these coastal-inspired estate homes,” says Linda Semanik, Vice-President of Sales at SEDA New Homes. “These homes were specially designed for Sandy Pointe Preserve and boast luxurious features and architectural elements that showcase the distinction of living by one of Florida’s most renowned coastlines.”
Located just off Amelia Island, the community is west of the Intracoastal Waterway Bridge and only 5.1 miles from the ocean.
“This private community includes a gated entrance and large, 75’ estate-sized home sites nestled along expansive conservation areas and picturesque lakes,” says Semanik.
Phase one is comprised of 69 home sites, many of which are lakefront or cul-de-sac lots with prices starting in the $300’s and square footages that range from 2,494 sq. ft. to 3,057 sq. ft.
“This quaint community is very private, with only one way in and out of the community,” says Semanik. “At Sandy Pointe Preserve, buyers will enjoy luxurious living, with no CDD fees and low HOA dues,” says Semanik.
The SEDA model at Sandy Pointe Preserve is the Fitzgerald C, which is a thoughtfully designed 4- bedroom, 3 bath home with 2,832 sq. ft. of living space and a 3rd car garage. This plan features an open kitchen with a large island, a gorgeous coffered ceiling in the gathering room, and an expansive lanai. The owner’s suite has a dramatic step ceiling, a large walk-in closet and a well-appointed owner’s bath.
All homes in Sandy Pointe Preserve showcase elegant features such as extensive tile flooring, gourmet kitchens with granite countertops and tile backsplash, paver driveway,
The Floridian Enclave, a luxurious gated community near Amelia Island, is close to being built-out with few homesites remaining.
“The Floridian Enclave is a private community with a gated entrance that is tailored to those who desire an elegant, yet relaxed lifestyle,” says Linda Semanik, Vice-President of Sales at SEDA New Homes. “It has been very popular with empty-nesters looking to down-size yet remain in a single family home with luxurious features. We expect these remaining homesites to sell quickly.”
Ideally located by prestigious Amelia Island and historic Fernandina Beach, the community was designed to allow residents more time to enjoy all that Florida living has to offer. Maintenance free yards give homeowners the freedom to travel on their own schedule, or simply the ability to enjoy their weekends.
“At the Floridian Enclave, we focus on easy and luxurious living,” says Semanik. “The landscape and lawn maintenance are provided by the HOA, as well as the yard irrigation water, fertilization and lawn pest control.”
The Floridian Enclave was designed as a one-of-a-kind community limited to only 53 picturesque lakefront or scenic preserve homesites.
The homes feature architectural elements that showcase a coastal flair including welcoming front porches and metal roof accents.
SEDA New Homes, one of Jacksonville’s largest locally owned home builders, is now selling in Phase 2 of Woodbrier in Nassau County.
Conveniently located just west of the Intracoastal Waterway Bridge and only 5.1 miles from the ocean, Woodbrier offers homeowners all of the benefits of living in Fernandina Beach or Amelia Island, but at a more affordable price.
Phase 2 is comprised of 41 homesites, many of which are lakefront or cul-de-sac lots with prices starting in the low $200’s and square footages that range from 1,618 sq. ft. to over 2,800 sq. ft.
“This quaint community is very private, with only one way in and out of the community,” says Semanik.
The SEDA model at Woodbrier is the Hillcrest Bonus D. In addition to the 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms located downstairs, this plan features an upstairs bonus-room with an optional bathroom. The versatility of this private bonus room area makes this space ideal for a kids retreat, office space or a guest room. The plan features approximately 2,010 sq. ft. of well-designed living space and an open floorplan concept.
This plan showcases elegant features such as a beautifully designed kitchen with 42” cabinets, GE stainless steel appliances, solid surface countertops and a large kitchen island that overlooks the generous size gathering room. The dining room is positioned off of the kitchen with access to the lanai, creating a great space for indoor/outdoor entertaining. The owner’s suites has a dramatic step ceiling, large walk-in closet and a well-appointed owner’s bath.
“Woodbrier offer a great value for the money, with no CDD fees and low HOA dues,” says Semanik. “Another benefit of Woodbrier are the excellent schools.”
SEDA New Homes, one of Jacksonville’s largest locally owned and operated home builders, has unveiled their newly completely amenity center in the gated community of Linda Lakes in Clay County.
“Lakeside Park, the social center of Linda Lakes, is a gorgeous three plus acre outdoor amenity center that all of the homeowners will enjoy,” says Linda Semanik, Vice-President of Sales at SEDA New Homes. “There is something for everyone, and with the arrival of spring, it will be a great place for homeowners to gather and meet one another.”
The recreation center includes a beautiful community pool, playground, and a spacious cabana perfect for enjoying the lakefront deck that overlooks one of the community’s scenic lakes. There is also a large recreation field, giving children a place to practice or play soccer, football or lacrosse without having to leave the community.
“Linda Lakes was designed to incorporate family fun activities within the serene, natural setting of the area,” says Semanik. “Even our four-legged family members have a place to run and play at the community Pooch Park.”
Linda Lakes gives residents ample opportunities to get out and enjoy nature, with acres of designated parks and green space and four fully stocked lakes for fishing enthusiasts.
“All home sites were carefully positioned along the many conservation areas and lakes so that our homebuyers can select from either a conservation, park or lakefront lot, giving them the chance to enjoy their own piece of nature,” says Semanik.
SEDA is offering 35 home sites during their initial release. Homebuyers can select from 18 floor plans ranging from 2,000 to over 3,500 square feet. Pricing starts in the upper $200’s.
“Linda Lakes offers security, amenities and quality home construction in one of the fastest growing areas of Northeast Florida” says Semanik.
SEDA New Homes, one of Jacksonville’s largest locally owned and operated home builders, has recently unveiled a new model home at Sandy Creek community in St. Johns County.
“The model features all of latest design trends,” says Linda Semanik of SEDA New Homes. “We feel people will enjoy the open floor plan and exceptional features.”
The model home is the Albatera C, which has approximately 2,494 sq. ft. of living space with soaring 10’ ceilings in the main living area and a 3rd car garage. This open concept floorplan features 3-bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and a study.
“This has proven to be one of our most popular plans,” says Semanik. “Most buyers today enjoy the open floor plan concept and this plan delivers.”
The gourmet kitchen is the heart of this home, with a large island that seats six, an alcove with a bar sink and wine chiller, a cooktop range with a stainless steel hood, a wall oven and stunning granite countertops and a subway tile backsplash. The kitchen is open to the gathering room, creating an extensive space for entertaining. The back wall of the gathering room has large sliding glass doors, allowing an abundance of natural light, and can be opened to the oversized screened lanai.
“Buyers will love the beautiful master bath with a large walk-in shower and a gorgeous vanity area with dual framed mirrors, granite countertops and decorative tile accents,” says Semanik.
SEDA recently released Phase 2B of Sandy Creek, which features large lakefront, conservation and private cul-de-sac home sites. The community is uniquely located adjacent to a pristine 20,000 acre wildlife and conservation area, offering home buyers the chance to live in a tranquil and serene setting with nature.
“When you drive into Sandy Creek,