Lakewood Ranch

The Largest Green-Certified Community In The Country

As environmentally responsible as it is, lovely Lakewood Ranch incorporates green building products and techniques that promote optimal health and energy-efficiency. Lakewood Ranch is prized for its beautiful and convenient location, secure gated entrances, and neighborhoods that center on an Arnold Palmer-designed golf course or ranch land. This 31,000 acre hamlet has been lauded as one of the most successful new master-planned communities in all of Florida.


Lakewood Ranch has established itself as a harmonious balance of community and nature. With many options for golf, tennis, swimming, fitness, and walking trails and parks, along with schools, health care, nearby hotels, restaurants, shopping, and a Polo Club and Cricket Club, buying Lakewood Ranch real estate provides a world of lifestyle choices all within one beautiful development. It’s location just one mile from I-75 makes it a convenient choice for commuters and travelers, as it offers easy access to both Sarasota/Bradenton and Tampa International Airports.


The Ranch has been designed with eight separate villages, each with their own unique style, along with a spectacularly planned Main Street area with a charming collection of boutiques and restaurants. Lakewood Ranch is consistently voted one of the “Best Neighborhoods” in the annual polls conducted by Sarasota Magazine. A full 50% of the land at Lakewood Ranch is set aside for recreation or green space, setting it apart from virtually all other neighborhoods in the region.