CC Homes – a Codina-Carr Company

CC Homes was founded on the principle of providing families with high-quality new homes in desirable locations.

CC Homes – a Codina-Carr Company

CC Homes was founded on the principle of providing families with high-quality new homes in desirable locations.

66 Years of Experience

With over 66 years of combined experience in South Florida real estate, Mr. Armando Codina and Mr. Jim Carr have envisioned the re-development of the Florida real estate market by providing brand new quality homes in cities where there is a high demand for “new”. With projects located throughout the state, CC Homes is one of the largest builder-developers in Florida.

Armando Codina

Armando Codina is Executive Chairman of Codina Partners, LLC, a real estate investment and development firm based in Coral Gables, Florida. Mr. Codina formed Codina Partners in 2009 and through this entity and its affiliates is engaged in multiple real estate development and investment activities.

The firm’s portfolio is comprised of residential, commercial and mixed-use projects. Including the over one billion dollar investment in Downtown Doral. The 250 acre Downtown Doral is composed of 5,000 residential units, over one million square feet of office space, 250,000 square feet of retail space, Doral City Hall and Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School, and a middle and high school.

Previously Mr. Codina served as Chairman of Flagler, a full-service commercial real estate firm headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida. The company’s portfolio spanned more than 12 million square feet of Class-A office and industrial space throughout Florida. He continued to serve as the non-executive chairman of Flagler until December 31, 2010.

Prior to that Mr. Codina served as chairman and CEO of Codina Group, a South Florida-based commercial real estate firm, which he founded in 1979. Under his leadership the firm grew to be Florida’s largest privately-held commercial real estate company. In 2006, Mr. Codina merged his firm with Flagler Development Group, part of Florida East Coast Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FLA). In July 2007, FECI was sold to Fortress Investment Group.

In addition to serving as CEO and Chairman of his core real estate holdings, Mr. Codina is an active investor and owner of MBB Auto Group, a premium luxury retail automotive group consisting of 12 dealerships in the Northeast that include Mercedes- Benz, BMW, Land Rover, Jaguar, Audi and Toyota.

Before establishing Codina Group, Mr. Codina served as president of Professional Automated Services, Inc. (P.A.S.), a firm created in 1970 to provide data processing services to physicians. As a result of the firm’s success, Mr. Codina is recognized as a pioneer in the development of comprehensive medical management systems, including processing, accounts receivable, management reporting and multiple financial services.

Mr. Codina served on the board of directors of American Airline’s parent, AMR Corporation where he served in the capacity of Lead Director until December 2013. He currently serves on the board of The Home Depot.

In addition, Mr. Codina serves on a number of professional, civic, and educational organizations, including Vice Chairman of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts/YOUNG ARTS, Board of Trustees member of the Urban Institute, Chair of the Town Square Neighborhood Development Corp, Chairman Emeritus of Florida International University; co-founder Community Partnership for the Homeless; and a member of the Florida Council of 100, among others.

In March of 2016, Mr. Codina received the United Way prestigious Tocqueville Award for Outstanding Philanthropy. In May of 2015, Mr. Codina was honored with the Vanguard Award by BOMA Miami. In March of 2014, Mr. Codina was received the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Real Estate Achievers & Leaders Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Codina received the Urban Land Institute’s Lifetime Achievement award in September of 2011. Other awards he has received over the past 15 years are: the University of Florida Bergstrom Center Hall of Fame Award; ‘Free Enterpriser of the Year’ by the Florida Council on Economic Education; ‘Developer of the Year’ by the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP); ‘Office Developer of the Year,’ ‘Shopping Center Developer of the Year,’ and ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ by the Wharton School; the Building Association of South Florida’s Hall of Fame; the Charles Whited ‘Spirit of Excellence Award’ from Knight Ridder Newspapers; ‘Humanitarian of the Year’ award from the American Red Cross; ‘Sand In My Shoes’ lifetime achievement award from the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce; and the Merage Foundation’s ‘National Leadership’ award, which recognizes leaders whose journeys to the United States as immigrants have made a positive impact on the quality of life for all Americans.

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James Carr

In 1976, James Carr founded Westbrooke Communities, Inc., a land development and residential home building company which quickly catapulted into the ranks of the state’s largest and most respected builders, with more than 15,000 homes constructed throughout South Florida.

In its first year of operation, Westbrooke built 101 homes. Subsequently, the company he founded built in excess of 1,000 homes per year.

In 1998, Mr. Carr sold Westbrooke Communities, Inc. to Pacific USA Holdings, Corp. a Texas-based company engaged in financial services, real estate activities, technology and investment banking. He continued to serve as President and CEO until 2001.

In 2001 Mr. Carr formed Carr Residential I, LLC with the purpose of developing specific in-fill locations and multi-family communities throughout South Florida. Among his completed projects are:  Hampton Isles, a 229-unit townhome community in Pembroke Pines; The Villas at Harbor Isles, a 429-unit townhome project in Dania Beach; Cocoplum, a 57-unit townhome community in Dania Beach, Aqua Isles, Siena, and Pembroke Cay, all town-home villa communities located throughout South Broward, and Treo, a 131-unit project in Miramar.

In 2008, Mr. Carr founded CC Devco, LLC, a partnership with Armando Codina.  CC Homes was formed with the purpose of purchasing and developing large tracts throughout Florida.  An active member of the South Florida community, Mr. Carr is involved with Baptist Heath South Florida (BHSF), and has been extremely active over the past 20 years.  Currently he is on the Board of Trustees, serves as a member of the Executive Committee of the Board, is Chairman of Baptist Health Enterprises (the for-profit subsidiary), Chairs the Board’s Investment committee and is a member of the Finance, Facilities, and Compensation committees.   Mr. Carr also serves as a Director of Doctor’s Hospital.

Prior to that, Mr. Carr served on the Board of Directors of three public corporations:  Newmark Homes Corp,  LNR Properties and Great Florida Bank.  Mr. Carr is past President of the Builders Association of South Florida (1986) and a recipient of numerous industry-related awards.

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Cooper City’s Monterra project was
named one the Top 10 Best-Selling
New Home Communities in the
United States during 2010 and 2011.

CC Homes is ranked as one of the

Top 5 New Home Builders in South Florida,

alongside the nation’s industry giants.

CC Homes provides the comfort and well being you expect as a homeowner.  By selectively choosing the best locations, it positions residents for the ultimate lifestyle close to great schools and top attractions.