Press Releases


Fri, 03/02/2018

The Akarra IV, The Corindi, The Talia, The Walara and The Victoria model homes win “Best Overall” in addition to Cannon’s 27 Individual awards.

SARASOTA, FL (March 2, 2018) – Southwest Florida residential luxury custom home builder John Cannon Homes swept the competition with five “Best Overall” awards and an additional 27 awards in individual and sub-contractor categories at the 2018 Parade of Homes Ceremony held Thursday evening at The Hyatt- Sarasota.  

"We are extremely...

Fri, 03/03/2017

The Caaren, The Miah, The Akarra IV and The Victoria models are “Best Overall”

SARASOTA, FL (March 3, 2017) – Southwest Florida residential luxury custom home builder John Cannon Homes received four “Best Overall” awards and an additional 23 awards in individual and sub-contractor categories at the 2017 Parade of Homes Ceremony held Thursday evening at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Four John Cannon Homes’ models were awarded Best Overall – The...

Tue, 02/28/2017

John Cannon Homes ‘Best Residential Builder’ as Sarasota Herald-Tribune Reader’s Choice Winner for Unprecedented 25th Consecutive Year

SARASOTA, FL (February 28, 2017) - John Cannon Homes continues to prove to be southwest Florida’s recurring Best Builder taking home the Sarasota Herald-Tribune Readers’ Choice award in the Residential category for an unprecedented 25th consecutive year.

Renown for incomparable waterfront designs and luxury custom...

Fri, 02/26/2016

Custom Home Builder Shows Staying Power in Sarasota Herald Tribune’s “Reader’s Choice” for both Sarasota and Manatee Counties

SARASOTA, FL (February 26, 2016)  – The Reader’s Choice Awards, an annual event presented by the Sarasota Herald Tribune was held Thursday evening (March 25). John Cannon Homes once again received the first place award for “Best Residential Builder” in both Sarasota and Manatee Counties for the 24th consecutive year...

Tue, 01/12/2016

John Cannon Homes of Sarasota, has won “Best Of Design” on Houzz®, the leading platform for custom home building design and home remodeling. John Cannon Homes, Sarasota and Manatee area’s leading custom home builder was chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.

The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories: Design, Customer...

Wed, 10/21/2015

SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 21, 2015 -- With the opening of "The Mindera," a $2,299,990 luxury estate, custom-design homebuilder John Cannon marks his return to Newland Communities in Apollo Beach, Fla., as the exclusive builder in the Bay Estates Preserve at MiraBay, a neighborhood of estate-size waterfront and preserve home sites.

Rich with Spanish and Mediterranean influences, The Mindera's customized finishes and natural materials adds a signature aesthetic of luxury to the MiraBay...

Sun, 02/15/2015


Most Honored Custom Home Builder in 2015 Parade of Homes

Three Homes Win as Best Overall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SARASOTA, FL – Winning 24 awards at the annual Parade of Homes Awards Presentation, John Cannon Homes was the most recognized custom home builder in this year’s competition of 93 single family home entries. Three of those awards were in the “...

Wed, 08/20/2014

MANATEE COUNTY -- As the luxury housing market picks up, John Cannon Homes has started construction on another new model home, The Baylee at The Islands of River Wilderness. New Image

The model will feature three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a great room, dining room, kitchen, study, and a bonus room spread over 3,442 square-feet. The house also has a three-car garage.

The architecture was inspired by Mediterranean and Tuscan influences, with stone detailing and wood shutters....

Thu, 03/06/2014


Three Homes Selected for Best Overall

For Immediate Release: Sarasota, FL –John Cannon Homes, Inc. led the competition of 77 entries  in this year’s Parade of Homes Single Family Home Design Awards by taking home 15 awards. Three of those awards were in the “...

Wed, 02/26/2014

Sarasota, FL —The recently redesigned John Cannon Homes website by boostDFM, was awarded two Gold ADDYs for Best Responsive Website (a web design approach aimed at crafting sites to provide an optimal viewing experience—easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling—across a wide range of devices from mobile phones to desktop computer monitors), Best Consumer Website and the AMY (Best in...