Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota/ Manatee Florida
Lakewood Ranch is the 2nd fastest selling community in the United States with approximately 33,000 residents in more than 20 villages. Lakewood Ranch is planned as a primary home, multi-generational community with appropriately priced and designed residential housing and lifestyle amenities that appeal to various age, income, and household segments; 80% of the households are owner-occupied. The average age in 2017 was 45.
Lakewood Ranch has a broad array of residential choices, from apartments (1,700 units); to senior living facilities (407 units), to neighborhoods with attached and detached family homes (11,542 units). To date, most of the existing residential development is located in Manatee County, but
there are more than 5,000 residential units planned and under development in Sarasota County in the Lakewood Ranch Waterside village.
More than 13,600 for-sale and rental homes are either built or under construction in Lakewood Ranch, with approvals for an additional 20,000 units. Prices for new homes range from the $200,000's to more than $5 million.
Since March of 2004, more than 14,000 acres have been certified “green” by the Florida Green Building Coalition.
Lakewood Ranch’s 1,383 businesses employ more than 15,000 employees in diverse fields including finance and insurance, healthcare, retail, professional/technology, and construction.
Lakewood Ranch Main Street offers stylish boutiques and international restaurants, the Lakewood Ranch Cinemas and other creative entertainment opportunities. Main Street combines elements of the ideal downtown with easy to access stores. The open-air environment provides a unique place for strolling and shopping, special events, and concerts and festivals throughout the year, making this the focal point of the community and Lakewood Ranch's "downtown."
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