The Lutgert Companies
A prominent member of Southwest Florida’s business community since 1964, The Lutgert Companies has set the standard for creative, environmentally responsible development. The company’s portfolio includes an array of residential and commercial properties, each bearing the original trademarks of the family’s commitment to excellence. More than 25 of the company’s distinctive high-rise luxury towers line the landscapes of Park Shore and Bonita Springs, in addition to its exclusive golf community, Estuary at Grey Oaks, and Linville Ridge, a master planned mountaintop community in North Carolina. The Lutgert Companies’ award-winning commercial properties include Mercato, an urban lifestyle community in North Naples, and the Northern Trust office building.
Sales Team - Susan Gardner
Susan has been a sales associate since 1999, first earning her license in her home state of Illinois. She became the Director of the Fine Homes division with Prudential Family Real Estate. After moving to Florida in 2004, she earned her Florida real estate license working in general sales. Her hometown is Palatine, Illinois.   She is a member of the Naples Area Board of REALTORS®, the Florida Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®.
Sales Team - Karen De Stefano 
Originally from Chicago, Illinois, now resides in Naples, Florida. Karen attended Indiana University and received her Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandise and Business Advertising/Marketing. Prior to getting her real estate license, Karen was the Vice President of Sales for SodaStream gaining new national retail distribution in the United States. 
Karen has negotiated multi-million dollar contracts with some of the largest global retailers including Wal-mart, Amazon and Target. She has also been responsible for the marketing of products with these retailers such as print, national TV, in-store and radio.
Karen is a committee member for the Naples Children and Education Foundation as well as a member of the Florida Realtors®, The Naples Area Board of Realtors® and the National Association of Realtors®. Karen’s mission is to ensure that she helps customers find the home they truly love and can’t wait to move into.
Architecture – MHK Architecture
“The Residences at Mercato encompass a refreshing appeal to coastal contemporary architecture. The interior spaces include large open areas, vaulted and dramatic ceilings, and a contextual look of Southwest Florida ideology.  The exterior focuses on a theme of “white is timeless,” where massing, texture, light and shadow all come together in harmony. The spaces are arranged to focus on a seasonal lifestyle that our clientele demand and deserve.” - Matthew Kragh, President, MHK Architecture & Planning
Interior Design – Clive Daniel Home
"It has been an honor to collaborate on the designs for the Residences at Mercato. The totality of this project has changed the face of Naples and being directly involved has been a personal highlight. The Lutgert Companies have always been known for design innovation and excellence. With the perfect blend of space and style, this is yet another example of their unique vision.” - Daniel Lubner, CEO and President, Clive Daniel Home.
Premier Sotheby’s International Realty
Premier Sotheby's International Realty is the leading luxury real estate brokerage in the markets it serves, providing exceptional service, in-depth knowledge and value to its customers.  The firm has more than 1,000 employees and 40 offices strategically located from Clearwater to Marco Island to the Carolinas. The firm’s Development Services Division provides sales and marketing support that helps developers successfully bring residential properties to market.
Lutgert Insurance
With more than 85 insurance, risk management and estate planning professionals, Lutgert Insurance advisors offer more than just a comprehensive array of insurance products – they offer total asset protection through customized solutions. They understand that safeguarding a customer’s assets requires specialized products and services. Their comprehensive approach to managing life’s risks is designed to minimize the threats to their customer’s personal wealth and safety.
Premier Commercial
Premier Commercial is a full service commercial real estate brokerage firm specializing in commercial leasing and sales, investment and income properties, project leasing, and land acquisitions.
Lutgert Construction
Lutgert Construction provides value-added construction services including site analysis, feasibility and preliminary design studies, permit/zoning applications, and more to builders and developers of commercial and residential projects