McCree Completes Orange Avenue Square

ORLANDO, Fla. (August 12, 2009) – McCree General Contractors & Architects, Orlando’s premier design/build firm, completed construction on Carter-Crossman Investments, Ltd.’s Orange Avenue Square, a multi-tenant retail center on the corner of S. Orange Avenue and Page Street.

Crossman Retail Center“McCree has completed many different projects with Carter-Crossman Investments, Ltd. and this retail center has been a wonderful addition to our working relationship,” stated Richard McCree Jr., CEO/President of McCree. “We look forward to working with them as they expand throughout the Central Florida area.”

McCree designed and built this 7,000 square foot multi-tenant retail center utilizing their patented wall panel system. Using the pre-cast wall system allowed them to finish construction in just four months. The project features brick accents and a decorative parapet wall with a sloped roof structured by steel bar joists. This $1.3 million new shell building already has two of its three tenant spaces leased and will soon become the home of Solantic Urgent Care and Jimmy Johns Gourmet Sandwiches.

“McCree consistently exceeds our expectations in quality, timing, professionalism and integrity. We are very happy with their performance on our Orange Avenue Square project and look forward to working with them in the future,” stated Scott Crossman.

Currently in its 83rd year, McCree, Inc. provides concept to completion design-build services for numerous project types and serves as Central Florida’s oldest design-build firm. McCree is a truly integrated design-builder employing architects, engineers, and contractors all under one roof. For additional information on McCree, please visit