Lakewood Ranch Homes For Sale
Lakewood Ranch is the 2nd fastest growing community in the U.S! Check it out and see why you'll love Lakewood Ranch!
Lakewood Ranch is an upscale, family-centered community just east of Interstate 75. There are parks, shopping, community events, miles of walking and biking trails and much more to explore.
If you are sports-minded, Lakewood Ranch is home to the Sarasota Polo Club and Premier Sports Campus with 140 acres and 23 multi-use fields.
Lakewood Ranch offers stylish boutiques and restaurants, several golf courses, and entertainment. Main street is the center of activity featuring restaurants, shopping, events and the monthly 1st Friday’s Music on Main. There are a myriad of things to do here. And if your idea of a perfect afternoon is spent on the beach, Lakewood Ranch is close to great beaches such as Lido Key and Siesta Key, voted #1 beach in the U.S.!
Things to do in Lakewood Ranch
Dining, golfing, walking, arts and entertainment and of course, the beach!
Since Lakewood Ranch is located right next to Sarasota, you’ll have the chance to enjoy both communities and their slightly different views. There are numerous golf courses right in Lakewood Ranch or very close by. Here are some ideas of what to do in Lakewood Ranch:
- Take a stroll down Main Street
Visit the shops and restaurants or come enjoy the festivities of Music on Main with its food vendors and a special area just for the kids!
- Make it an adventure!
There are 3500 acres of parks, lakes and preserves and there is no shortage of outdoor activities. Greenbrook Adventure Park has soccer or football fields, inline skating, a shaded picnic area, a paw park and much more!
Every Sunday from December to April, Sarasota Polo opens its gates to the public for its weekly matches. You can pull up your car and enjoy a tailgate lunch while watching the ponies!
- Arts and Culture
Lakewood Ranch features local events centered on the area from local artists, film and other performing arts. Perhaps you’d enjoy visiting the Celtic Festival!
- Did we mention golf?
There are lots of choices for golf in the area but check out University Park Country Club. It’s a public course that has stunning views and your game will be observed by wildlife, waterfowl and yes, the occasional gator!
- And of course Beaches!
It is less than 30 minutes to several local beaches like Siesta key with its pristine white quartz sand that stays cool on your feet even on the hottest afternoon.
Make Lakewood Ranch your home!
From exquisite gated communities to affordable condos...
Lakewood Ranch is made up of several communities, each with its own feel and lifestyle. One of our favorite communities is Lakewood Ranch Country Club. Single Family Homes in LWCC range from the $300s to over $1,000,000. Joining the country club is an option and not required. There are numerous villages within this community, some of which are maintenance free. If you are considering moving to Lakewood Ranch you must check out the Country Club. You’ll love living in this beautiful gated community.
If new construction is more to your liking then you’ll want to visit the new communities south of University Parkway. Lakewood Ranch is growing and there are a number of new home communities available. If you prefer a 55+ community with many recreational amenities and a great social life, come visit Del Webb. Check with us to schedule a private tour of all this amazing community has to offer.
With all that is available, this amazing town is surprisingly affordable. Lakewood Ranch Condos can start well under $200,000. Or you can find luxury condo homes with higher price point if that’s what you are looking for. You have a host of choices when looking for Lakewood ranch Condos. If you are looking for a started home for your young family or the retirement home of your dreams, you’ll likely find it here. And if you think “Condo” automatically means an ugly multi-story building, not here! The term “Condos” more often means a villa and gorgeous townhome.