Central Florida’s most trusted property developer

At Cordoba, the strong relationships we have cultivated over the years make up the blueprints to our success. In over 39 years, we have developed over $987 million in property projects — ranging everywhere from commercial business buildings to housing communities.



With over 39 years of experience, we have the expertise to identify areas that can add long-term value to your real estate portfolio. No matter your project, we’re here to help with:

  • Competitive market research and analysis
  • Site identification, recommendation, review and selection
  • Zoning and permit consultation
  • Site acquisition negotiation
  • Survey and site plan review


We coordinate all aspects of the development process from the initial planning phases, to construction and operations, and through to final completion.

  • Project feasibility and market analysis
  • Construction supervision and architectural design review
  • Budgeting, planning and cost analysis
  • Comprehensive project management

Joint Venture

When signing a joint venture, it’s critical to forge business relationships that have the potential for growth — and that all begins with trust. At Cordoba Development, we have built strong reputability that you can count on.

Land Management

We help property owners with facility management, risk management, and administrative and financial tasks to bring you the greatest ROI on your property investment.

Past property projects

We’ve developed over 11,000 single family subdivision lots in Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, Manatee and Sarasota counties


Years In Business


Notable Industry References


$Million in Development Projects

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    building real estate value by valuing relationships

    building real estate value by valuing relationships

    building real estate value by valuing relationships

    building real estate value by valuing relationships

    building real estate value by valuing relationships

    ITG and Mr. Ponton have been business associates for over a decade, and in that time Mr. Ponton has assisted ITG with sourcing and diligence on a number of quality investments throughout the state of Florida. His real estate development acumen and strong network within the industry, particularly in the Hillsborough County market, have been invaluable during our ventures together.

    Lance J. Lester

    I have been MAYOR of Tampa for four terms and I have known Lance Ponton for over 40 years. He is a highly skilled, successful businessman and I would give him high recommendations to anyone doing business with him.

    Dick Greco

    The Kearney Companies families of businesses (TKC) has been in the sitework business in central Florida for 65 years. Over the last 30+- years, TKC has provided sitework services for Cordoba Development including road building, underground utilities and paving for Cordoba's subdivisions and commercial site in Central Florida. TKC proudly gives Cordoba Development a great reference for always honoring its contractual obligations as well as paying TKC in a timely manner.

    Bing Kearney

    I have known Mr. Ponton for almost two decades. I have known him to be a skilled and competent real estate professional, who consistently demonstrated honesty, integrity and a high degree of character. Mr. Ponton is diligent, hardworking, and knowledgeable in his development activities. His established reputation among informed parties in the Tampa Bay area reflects his professionalism, and I can recommend him highly for any real estate venture.


    I am pleased to write a letter of recommendation for Lance Ponton. I have known Lance personally for over 15 years and can highly recommend him for his knowledge in every aspect of commercial real estate. Lance beat out a fortune 500 company in purchasing a large tract of land on Interstate 75 in Hillsborough County to develop.

    Joseph W. TaggartPresident Taggart Properties Inc.