The Sarasota area has some of the most beautiful beaches around. It is a booming economic hub. It attracts thousands of tourists and families every year. One of the fastest-growing master-planned communities in the entire country, Lakewood Ranch (LWR) has economically boomed more than 1,500 businesses and 35,000 residents in a mere 25 years. 31,000 acres of restaurants, business centers, educational institutions, and quiet friendly neighborhoods that families have ben enjoying for well over two decades. Right now, LWR residents live in more than 20 individual “villages” and that number is growing by the year.

The draw to LWR is not only the great eats and businesses. If you went up to any LWR resident, they would tell you that the sense of community is the biggest draw for this up and coming area. There are a myriad of different social events: Music on Main, farmers market, and a plethora of different concerts in the parks. Each holiday has a different festival as well including Halloween, Easter, Christmas, July 4th, etc. There is always something going on for you and your family to enjoy around town.

If you’re a looking for a nice home in the area, there are several different options to choose from. LWR harbors elegant single-family residences (SFR), condos, apartments and townhomes. Some of the breath-taking communities in LWR include: Woodleaf Hammock, Arbor Grande, and Country Club East, just to name a few. LWR’s website states “Our actively selling villages have every size home for every stage of life. Whether you prefer the seclusion of a nature preserve, the excitement of an active, family-friendly community or both—you'll find something to suit your interests and needs.” To check out what options are available for you and your family, visit  

LWR boasts a plethora of different family-friendly homes, activities, events and alluring nature to attract individuals and families from all walks of life. If you and your family are looking for new beginnings and wanting to find your dream home in Southwest Florida, look no further than Lakewood Ranch, where for 25 years family meets community.

Posted by Andree Huffine, Sarasota Realtor on
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