Lakewood Ranch is the fastest growing master-planned community in the US. And number 1 for sales in the nation. Lakewood Ranch set a record for its new homes sales in 2019 with 1655 a 12% increase over the previous year. { The rankings were compiled by RCLCO and John Burns, 2 national real estate consulting firms.}

Location is only one reason for Lakewood Ranch’s sales success, Laura Cole, senior vice president, LWR Communities, LLC said in a statement. “Our multi-generational approach and diversity of neighborhoods, as well as an ever-growing list of daily conveniences and social opportunities, put us above and beyond other communities”.

The ranch consists of 31,000 acres from south to north University Pk – State Rd 64 and west to east I75  – future Bournside Rd. There are presently 17 actively selling villages. Home prices range from $200,000 to 1 million plus.

Lakewood Ranch Main Street provides an open-air environment for strolling,shopping and enjoying concerts and special events. And there is an eclectic mix of cafes and restaurants.  Waterside Place, a soon to be vibrant waterfront “village “, will be another option for residents to be able to shop,dine and enjoy performing arts. It will open in 2021 with piers and boardwalks.

More reasons to love the ranch – There are 150 miles of trails and 10 acres of lakes,parks and nature preserves. Music on Main, the farmers market, Premier Sports Campus. A-rated schools, Polo matches, 7 golf courses with more to come. A-rated Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. 1 mile to the University Town Center,11 miles to Downtown Sarasota and area beaches and 8 miles to the Sarasota/Bradenton Airport.

Here is an article in the Observer  25 reasons to love Lakewood Ranch

And a local radio show WUSF interviews the developer  – link here

We are your LWR real estate specialists ! Call us for more information on new home and condo construction sales and re-sales. We are always updating our web site and coming soon  – we are adding a Lakewood ranch tab with a page for each community.

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