La Fontana is being developed by WGV Residential Ventures I, LLC and its Principal, Troy C. White. WGV’s long-time builder-partner is Gantt Builders, LLC (www.ganttbuilders.com), also based in South Florida, and led by Sergio A. Tio, its Managing Member and President.
Troy and his partners are currently developing La Fontana, 52 luxury condo units in World Golf Village, as well as two other projects: World Golf Village Parcel 10B, a beautiful 10-acre parcel of land with water and golf views and entitlements for 70 units, located adjacent to La Fontana and Bella Terra, a planned 36-unit urban-infill condo development located in the South Florida beach town of Lake Worth.
Troy is the principal of Blue Reed Management, a real estate development, acquisition, and management company based in Delray Beach, Florida.
He founded Blue Reed in 2012 after spending over 16 years with General Electric Capital, 14 of which were in the company’s Real Estate business, where he held positions in commercial debt origination, Mergers & Acquisitions, asset management, risk management and six sigma quality.
Troy has been involved in originating, acquiring or underwriting over $5.5 billion in closed real estate transactions during his career.
As an originator and M&A manager, Troy closed $975 million in commercial loans in addition to leading teams that successfully closed $2 billion in note purchases and a $2.6 billion company acquisition.
As an asset manager based in South Florida, he managed all aspects of the foreclosure, debt restructuring, and property management and caretaker processes for a $144 million portfolio of 45 primarily distressed commercial real estate loans and foreclosed REO assets.
His Risk Management responsibilities included valuing in excess of $20 billion in real estate collateral including office, industrial, flex, multifamily, self-storage, hotels, retail, and parking garages.
Troy and his Partners endeavor to develop communities of which they can be proud and in which they’d love to live.
SERGIO A. TIO is Managing Member and President of Gantt Builders, LLC based in Pompano Beach, FL. Sergio received his Bachelor of Science degree in Building Construction in 1994 from the University of Florida. UF’s construction program is regularly recognized as one of the top 5 construction management programs in the United States. Sergio is a certified general contractor and LEED Accredited Professional (Member GBCI).
As President of Gantt, Sergio leads an experienced team of construction professionals that has extensive experience building residential and commercial projects in Florida. Over the past decade, Sergio and Gantt have completed ground-up and renovation projects totaling in excess of 400,000 square feet and $70 million in contract value. Over the course of Sergio’s career, he has managed the construction and renovation of over 1.6 million square feet and $215 million in contract value.
Sergio’s expertise, honesty, tireless work ethic and his ability to deliver high-quality projects on-time and on-budget are just some of the reasons Troy and his Partners only trust Sergio to build their projects.