lakewood ranch real estate: The Villages of Lakewood Ranch - 04/28/12 02:31 AM
Lakewood Ranch is a master planned community in Manatee County, FL. An unincorporated community, Lakewood Ranch is included in the Metropolitan Area of Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice. It is built on part of a timber ranch owned by the Uihlein (Schlitz Brewing Company) family of Milwaukee. In 1922, the family acquired about 48 square miles of land located east of what is now I-75 in Sarasota and Manatee counties the is now under the ownership of Schroeder-Manatee Ranch, Inc (SMR). Approaching a century of ownership, SMR has continued its commitment to protecting and preserving the land. As a result, Lakewood Ranch's most impressive feature … (0 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: Summerfield Homes in Lakewood Ranch - 04/21/12 09:35 AM

At the time of evolving of Lakewood Ranch into the expanse from an agricultural area into a master planned project, Summerfield emerged as the first residential project. Spread over a large area of 8500 acres having several woodlands as well as wetlands to its favor, the Lakewood Ranch, since that time has turned out to be a community well known for its real estate projects that have prime properties as well as state of the art amenities and facilities. Resultantly, the real estate establishment of Summerfield is considered to be the most attractive investment opportunities in the state of Florida.
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lakewood ranch real estate: Lakewood Ranch Country Club in Bradenton, Florida - 04/21/12 09:31 AM

 
The Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club is the pride of Lakewood Ranch and it's located in the middle of the real estate properties.The clubhouse has great elegance. The members are able to enjoy the great features the clubhouse is offering. There are several dining rooms, card rooms and a ballroom for weddings or charity events.
Gold and tennis are undoubtedly a big part of country clubs - Lakewood Ranch Country Club hasn't forgotten that. There are 18 lighted tennis courts with Hydro Grid irrigation system used for the maintenance. So the playing conditions are always optimal. There are … (0 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: The Lake Club in Lakewood Ranch, Florida - 04/21/12 09:25 AM

Having an area of 1500 acres of land combined with the pristine and picturesque landscapes, the property of Lake Club is offering houses that are luxurious in its type on the well know Lakewood Ranch developmental area. Emerging out as a village, the community has a wide range of homes that are being offered by top most builders and the same have been selected especially for its surroundings. Those who are willing to become home owners of the real estate piece are ensured to be offered with the classic elegancy of the Lake Club houses in addition to the reliability … (0 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: View These Graphs. Has This Real Estate Market Bottomed? - 06/09/11 04:41 AM
The charts below are for the Lakewood Ranch real estate market. Do you think this market has bottom?
Here is the chart of homes for sale, pending and sold for the the last 5 years.

In October of 2006 there were 1,773 homes for sale in the Lakewood Ranch area. In April of 2011 there are 270 homes for sale. Quite a difference eh?
 
Absorption Rates

Here are the absorption rates % for the 5 years of Lakewood Ranch homes. In April of 2006 the absorption rate was 2.6%. In April of 2011 the absorption rate is 18.5%.
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lakewood ranch real estate: Lakewood Ranch Country Club East - 11/29/10 11:04 PM

A client of mine recently went under contract with Gibraltar Homes to build them a home in the Country Club East section of Lakewood Ranch. About 2 weeks ago I escorted my buyers to all of the models in the Country Club East and Lakewood Ranch Country Club. I was amazed at the activity out there. There was an organized Tour of Homes and every model was busy with potential home buyers. I spoke with the owner of Paradise Homes of Sarasota. He told me that he has sold 40 homes in 2010 in Lakewood Ranch Country Club East. My … (1 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: Moorings Point - Waterfront Lakewood Ranch Condos - 10/18/09 04:23 AM

Sit back and relax on your patio after a fabulous golf game with your friends and enjoy the breathtaking views of Lake Uihlein. The Moorings Point condos in Lakewood Ranch provide the fabulous water views pictured above. This is a community of waterfront townhomes that sit on the 160 acre lake. The Moorings is also located within walking distance of the fun Lakewood Ranch main street where you can watch a movie, eat a great meal at the Serving Spoon, grab a drink with friends at The Polo Grill or relax and enjoy a coffee or tea at Starbucks. 
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lakewood ranch real estate: Lakewood Ranch Real Estate - 12/08/08 12:45 AM

Looking for a new home in fabulous planned community in Sarasota, Florida area? Take a stroll through Lakewood Ranch. This award winning planned community has a lot to offer. Here you can find numerous golf courses, gorgeous homes, plentiful shopping nearby on University Parkway, tons of social events, great schools, and a variety of residents from all walks of life.
The Lakewood Ranch real estate market has 7 villages to meet every taste and desire. The villages are encircled by a wealth of natural lakes, from small fishing ponds to 160-acre Lake Uihlein. As of December 2008 price ranges vary … (1 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: Just sold in Edgewater Village of Lakewood Ranch - 11/17/08 02:54 AM


 
I sold this home recently in the Edgewater neighborhood of Lakewood Ranch. It was a foreclosure and had been taken back by the bank. The listing price was $249,500 and my client purchased it for $233,000. It previously sold 3 years ago for $450,000. Amazing difference between where we were and where we are now.
This home had 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a den. The den could serve as a 3rd bedroom as well. Located conveniently in the Edgewater village of Lakewood Ranch. It is a gated community that sits comfortably on the 160 acre Lake Uihlein. … (0 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: The Country Club in Lakewood Ranch - 11/17/08 02:43 AM

Looking for a golf course community in southwest Florida? Take a trip to Lakewood Ranch. It is located on the Manatee/Sarasota county line. This is a very special planned community that has won numerous awards for the design of the community.
The Lakewood Ranch real estate market has seven villages to meet just about every taste and budget. The villages are littered by numerous natural lakes, from small fishing ponds to 160-acre Lake Uihlein. All of the neighborhoods are within minutes to several golf courses including: The Country Club, Legacy, River Club, Tara, Rosedale, Concession, University Park and The Ritz … (0 comments)

lakewood ranch real estate: The Lake Club in Lakewood Ranch - 11/17/08 02:16 AM

Need something out of the ordinary? Take a look at The Lake Club in Bradenton, Florida. This is the newest neighborhood to be added to the Lakewood Ranch community. What sets this community apart from the other villages of Lakewood Ranch are the diversity in homes. Each home's elevation (front exterior) needs to be different. This gives more character to the neighborhood and reduces the cookie cutter feel.
This community features some of the most amazing homes available in Lakewood Ranch. The Lake Club is situated on fifteen hundred acres of gorgeous landscaping, overlooking several beautiful lakes.
The home sites … (0 comments)

 
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