KEY
MILESTONES
    • Formation of Gale, Wentworth & Dillon (GWD), the Residential Real Estate Division of Gale & Wentworth.
    • GWD starts master plan development of The Hills in Bedminster, NJ
    • GWD starts master plan development of Cherry Valley in Princeton, NJ.
    • GWD partners with Blackstone Real Estate Advisors to purchase Ibis Golf & Country Club in West Palm Beach, FL.
    • Syd Kitson buys out partner, transforming GWD into Gale & Kitson.
    • Syd Kitson forms Kitson & Partners.
    • K&P partners with Morgan Stanley to purchase Ibis Golf & Country Club in West Palm Beach, FL.
    • Evergreen Real Estate Advisors makes long-term entity-level investment in K&P.
    • K&P purchases Babcock Ranch, in North Fort Myers, FL and then sells 73,000 of the 91,000 acres to the State of Florida; agrees to manage the State’s land for permanent preservation.
    • K&P acquires 11 retail shopping centers across Florida, totaling more than 1.6 million square feet.
    • K&P reaches landmark solar energy agreement with Florida Power & Light to build a 75 megawatt solar array at Babcock Ranch.
    • K&P forms Advisory Board consisting of Lawrence Burns, Jeb Bush, Peter Rummell, and William Smith.
    • K&P acquires Bay Pines, a 60-acre mixed-use development project in Tampa, FL.
    • K&P acquires Talis Park, formerly known as Tuscany Reserve, in Naples, FL — a 460-acre luxury country club community with a Greg Norman-Pete Dye designed golf course.
    • K&P contracts for the acquisition of Mitchell Ranch, planned for nearly one million square feet of retail space and 800 housing units.
    • K&P makes strategic decision to exit the golf management business and sells its Clubs Division to Billy Casper Golf.
    • October – Solar Facility Groundbreaking. Florida Power & Light substation and solar facility groundbreaking.
    • November- K&P groundbreaking at Babcock Ranch. Beginning of site work.
    • Babcock Ranch Grand Reveal, Earth Day April 22, 2016.
    • Babcock Ranch breaks ground for Founders Square town center, June 28, 2016.
    • Founder’s Square and Model Homes open to the public March 2017
    • First annual Founder’s Fest held March 11-12, 2017
    • Babcock Neighborhood School K-6 opens August 2017
    • Partnership with TransDev announced for automous vehicle network
    • Lennar and Pulte launch home sales November 2017
    • Square Scoops opens November 2017
    • First holiday tree lighting event December 2017
    • First residents move in, Slater’s Provisions & Goods celebrates Grand Opening January 2018
    • TransDev launches first autonomous shuttle February 2018
    • Florida Power & Light launches largest combined solar generation/battery storage operation in the US at Babcock Ranch March 2018
    • Health & Wellness Center completed, Hometown Grand Opening celebration March 2018