About That Watchtower: Verona’s Mascot Landmark

Verona World War II-era Watchtower

Like most of the United States’ eastern seaboard, Florida’s Atlantic Coast has a long history that extends back multiple centuries. That certainly includes the greater Daytona Beach area. If you’re shopping for a new custom Florida home here, you’ll see history everywhere. Historical structures, places and people give this slice of east central Florida the Read More »

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University a Big Plus for Daytona Beach Home Buyers

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University a Big Plus for Daytona Beach Home Buyers

The benefits of being near an institution of higher learning, in terms of home values and opportunities, is worth understanding. Make that institution of higher learning an elite, top-ranked institution, well then, you’ve just added the cherry on top. That’s the case with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. It’s highly ranked in several Read More »

Awesome Customer Service is Part of ICI Homes’ DNA

In the third blog of our series on how ICI Homes earns such eye-opening customer service ratings — a sparkling 96 percent as of this writing — let’s review East Central Florida Division President Samuel D. Morrisett’s Part I summation of how we approach customer satisfaction. “There are three things that are critical,” Morrisett says Read More »

Attitude and Expertise: ICI Homes’ Top Customer Service Tools

Earlier on the ICI Homes Blog, we discussed the importance of homebuilders’ customer service ratings and how our own — at 96 percent — leaves the current industry standard in its dust. We’re extremely grateful for the many homeowners willing to give us a big thumbs-up. But how does that happen? It has much to Read More »

“Food Brings Hope” Charity Teaches Children About Construction Careers

Several years ago, Forough Hosseini, wife of ICI Homes’ founder Mori Hosseini and executive at ICI Homes herself, founded Food Brings Hope. Food Brings Hope is a non-profit that provides assistance for hundreds of homeless and economically disadvantaged children in Volusia and Flagler counties. She founded the program after meeting homeless children in the school Read More »