Business Digest 11/17/2017

Lennar’s solar homes Lennar Homes is building 28 solar-powered homes in Bexley Courtyard, a new community within the Bexley master-planned development in Land O’ Lakes, off State Road 54 at Suncoast Parkway. Bexley Courtyard, at 17295 Brighton Lake Road, will be the home builder’s first solar-powered community in the Tampa Bay area. Its solar panels are from SunStreet, which uses an advanced … [Read more...]

Business Digest 11/08/2017

Central Pasco Realtors ribbon cutting The Central Pasco Association of Realtors will have a ribbon cutting at its new headquarters Nov. 8 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at 2009 Osprey Lane in Lutz. The free event will have music, wine and appetizers. To RSVP online, visit For information, call (813) 948-6966, or visit School district job fair Pasco … [Read more...]

Business Digest 11/01/2017

Retail specialist at LandQwest Commercial LandQwest Commercial Tampa expanded its full-service retail division by adding tenured retail specialist, Al Herman. Herman has more than 12 years of commercial real estate experience to bring to his position as senior associate. He will concentrate on retail landlord, tenant representation and asset valuations. Herman is a former senior … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/25/2017

CareerSource aids labor market CareerSource Pasco Hernando spent nearly $6.2 million on four programs during 2016-2017 in support of the labor exchange between job seekers and employers, and on training workshops, according to a news release from CareerSource. The investment brought a return of nearly $51 million to Pasco and Hernando counties, measured by payroll gains. CareerSource … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/18/2017

JCPenney Christmas jobs JCPenney will hire more than 2,500 seasonal associates for its Florida stores in preparation for the holiday season. Available customer service and support positions include cashier, replenishment specialist, SEPHORA JCPenney beauty consultant and more. Seasonal associates are eligible for full associate discount up to 25 percent, as well as flexible holiday … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/11/2017

Pulte Homes opens amenity center Pulte Homes will have an open house, and a grand opening for its new amenity center at Birchwood Preserve on Oct. 21, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The community is off North Dale Mabry Highway and Geraci Road in Lutz. Residents, real estate agents and interested buyers who signed up for community updates are invited. Pulte is building Life Tested … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/04/2017

Emergency bridge loan assistance The Florida SBDC Network, the state’s principal provider of business assistance, is aiding business owners with filing for emergency loan assistance. The loans are available for businesses damaged economically or physically by Hurricane Irma. As a principal responder in the state’s Emergency Support Function (ESF) 18 for Business & Industry, the Florida … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/27/2017

Pulte Homes builds at Monroe Commons Monroe Commons is the newest neighborhood to be built in the Starkey Ranch master-planned community on State Road 54 at Heart Pine Avenue, according to a news release from Pulte Homes. Monroe Homes will have 95 home sites, with six home designs in the Park and Garden series built by Pulte Homes. Pre-sales will begin in October. The grand opening of … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/20/2017

Help for business damages Pasco County wants to know about damages to business property to assist in getting resources to make repairs, according to a news release from the county’s Office of Economic Growth. Please report your interior or exterior damages, including clean up costs, to either the mobile application, MyPascoapp, or the county website, at, where you can click … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/13/2017

Zephyrhills community awards The 56th Annual Clearly Zephyrhills Membership Appreciation and Community Awards Banquet is scheduled for Sept. 28 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at St. Joseph’s Parish Center, 38750 Fifth Ave., Zephyrhills. Florida Hospital Zephyrhills is the premier sponsor. Individual tickets are $50. Group table tickets also are available. For information, contact The Greater … [Read more...]