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Ultimate Comfort Systems Inc., 4422 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, a wholly owned subsidiary of PowerCold Corp., announced the following contracts: Jalaram Hotels Inc., St. Augustine, and Compass Group Inc., Amelia Island, for a mechanical design-build contract for its new Hilton Garden Inn, at Monson Bayfront Resort, St. Augustine, $900,000.


Fraze Design Inc., 4215 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, announced the following contract: Oceanside of Indian Rocks LLC, for architectural-engineering services for Oceanside of Indian Rocks, a four-story, 20-unit condominium, 102 Gulf Blvd., Indian Rocks, $2.8-million.

Wedding, Stephenson & Ibarguen Architects Inc., 300 First Ave. S, Suite 402, St. Petersburg, announced the following contract: R-Club, design contract, 6,000 square feet, day care center on the property of Honeywell, U.S. 19 and Ulmerton Road, $480,000.


Eveland Brothers Inc., 12790 Automobile Blvd., Clearwater, announced the following contract: Florida Department of Transportation, construction contract, 3,200 square feet, office building, 5211 Ulmerton Road, Clearwater, $325,000.


AVID Engineering Inc., 2300 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor, announced the following contracts: Orlando Foods Ltd., for planning, engineering design and permitting for the site infrastructure, 3,400 square feet, Wendy's restaurant, Brandon Crossroads, Town Center Boulevard, Brandon, and 3,447 square feet, Wendy's restaurant, Winter Springs Town Center, northwest corner of Tuskawillas Road and State Road 433, Winter Springs; Allied Dome Quick Service Restaurants, for planning, engineering design and permitting services, for on-site access, storm-water and water-sewer improvements, 2,700 square feet, Dunkin Donuts, northwest corner of Hillsborough and Lois avenues, Tampa; Covelli Enterprises, for planning, engineering design and permitting, for on-site access, storm-water and water-sewer improvements, 4,800 square feet, Panera Bread Bakery-Cafe, South Florida Avenue, Lakeland.


Bison Financial Group Inc., 449 Central Ave., Suite 204, St. Petersburg, announced the closing of a $2.5-million bridge loan, 56,500 square feet, strip shopping center in Dallas.


DUTTERealty.COM. 2629 McCormick Drive, Clearwater, announced the following sales and lease transactions. Sales: Boguslaw & George Sokolewicz to Paul Capua, 6,225 square feet, 14450 60th St., Clearwater, $246,000; and MB Venture Ltd. to Fred Streck, 213,444 square feet, Starlight Park Shopping Center, northeast corner of Park Boulevard and Starkey Road, Largo, $2.85-million. Lease: Ridge Road Center LLC to Dance Time, 7,800 square feet, 6646 Ridge Road, New Port Richey.

Advantis Real Estate Services Co., 4300 W Cypress St., Suite 1000, Tampa, announced the following sales transaction: Northwestern Mutual to Capital Realty Investors, 223,000 square feet, Hopewell Distribution Center, 1201 Old Hopewell Road, Tampa, $6-million.

Allard Investment Realty, 695 Central Ave., Suite 107, St. Petersburg, announced the following sales transactions: Gold Coast Restaurants Inc. to William Allard, 7,046 square feet, Leverocks restaurant, 7000 U.S. 19 N, Pinellas Park, $1.1-million; Erik Allard to Sam Hakki, Parker House Apartments, 30 apartments, 1501 16th St. N, St. Petersburg, $970,000.

Commercial Partners Realty, 299 Dr. M.L. King (Ninth) St. N, St. Petersburg, announced the following sales transactions: Ametek Inc. to Ross/Peitronski, 5.7 acres, for residential development, 8600 Somerset Road, Largo, $650,000; MPH & Associates of Central Florida to Badu Commercial Properties, 15,900 square feet, office building, for headquarters for Priority One Financial Services Inc., 742 Second Ave. S, St. Petersburg, $1.05-million; Joe Silvernail to Abraham's Furniture Galore, 2,400 square feet, building, for retail-apartment-parking, 2250 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, $190,000.


DoDah Worldwide Inc., 801 West Bay Drive, Largo, announced the following contract: Sky Way Aircraft Inc., for Air DoDah to be the exclusive portal for wireless Internet service provided by Sky Way Aircraft Inc. aboard commercial flights.