Lakewood Ranch Community - Bradenton FL
Lakewood Ranch exemplifies what an active master-planned community should be in every aspect of its 17,500 acre masterpiece. Half of the land within Lakewood Ranch was designed with the residents in mind to enjoy and explore a variety of trails, lakes, parks and open recreational areas. Within Lakewood Ranch you will find: community parks, 110 acres of nature preserves, 451 acres of wetland preserves, 400 acres of man-made lakes, 38 acre gopher tortoise preserve, 150+ miles of trails, over 72 holes of private and public golf courses, 22 full sized mixed-use fields for soccer/lacrosse/other sports , tennis courts, polo, cricket, main street stores, shops, theatre and many social clubs and other activities waiting to be discovered. When it comes to the residential communities within Lakewood Ranch you wonâ€™t be left with little to choose from as the community has ten villages that offer a variety of building types and floor plans, from townhomes and condos to custom estate homes. Currently there are more than 8,100 homes & 500 condos on site with approvals for more than 22,000. The prices for new homes in Lakewood Ranch start around the mid-$100â€™s to more than $5 million. While the planners for Lakewood Ranch took much consideration in regards to its human inhabitants, they also took much consideration in regards to its animal inhabitants that live within the surrounding environment. Lakewood Ranchâ€™s awe inspiring landscape is matched with the community being designated as the largest green-certified community in the US. Lakewood Ranch not only takes pride in what it offers its residents, it provides a commitment to being and promoting an environmentally sound community as well. The planners of Lakewood Ranch had also put a lot of thought into how best serve their residents when it comes to dining, shopping and other local art and cultural activities. Lakewood Ranch offers 8+ shopping districts that hold a variety of resident and corporate owned stores, shops and restaurants. Lakewood Ranch also hosts many events and festivals within its borders throughout the year that bring people from all over. Some of the reoccurring events within the community include Music on Main, Evening Under The Stars, Suncoast Wine Festival and Art At The Ranch. Another big concern of the planners was healthcare as you notice that Lakewood Ranch has its own state-of-the-art medical center that provides its residents with monthly lectures, classes and events that are helpful and informative and deal with a wide range of medical conditions and preventative care techniques. The medical center also offers child birthing and parenting classes for expecting parents. The Lakewood Ranch planners also made education an important part of the community. Lakewood Ranch offers several educational facilities for those in the early learning stages all the way up to the collegiate and technical ranks. Many of the public schools within the community have an A-rating and continue to produce exemplarity results with their students. Lakewood Ranch is also home to the Out-Of-Door Academy middle and highschool, the areas best private preparatory school, as well as the Pinnacle Academy which specializes in the education of children with autism and other related behavioral disorders. Call Alex Morel at 941-822-1519 today to hear more of what Lakewood Ranch has to offer!