Community Information

March 30, 2021

New Construction Homes Lakewood Ranch: The In's & Out's

Lakewood Ranch was second only to The Villages for the number of new homes sold in 2020. If you haven't looked at new construction homes in Lakewood Ranch yet, you don't know what you're missing.

Lakewood Ranch is a master-planned community in Manatee and Sarasota counties. It ...

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March 6, 2020

Why Choose Lakewood Ranch Waterside for Your Next Move?

No matter where ...

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July 27, 2017

CORE at Lakewood Ranch

CORE, which stands for “Collaboration Opportunities for Research and Exploration,” is the newest long-term commercial construction project in Lakewood Ranch. Introduced by Lakewood Ranch’s master developer, Schroeder-Manatee Ranch, the Collaborative Opportunities for Research and Exploration project plans to develop more than 4 million square feet of commercial space over ...

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May 24, 2017

Everything you need to know about the Fort Hamer Bridge

Bridging Communities and Improving Roads

Construction is nearly completed on the Fort Hamer Bridge, a $32.7 M project connecting Upper Manatee River Road (UMRR) with Fort Hamer Road. This will give residents of Lakewood Ranch a 2nd option to I-75 to move between Manatee and Hillsborugh counties. Initially started ...

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May 22, 2017

Lakewood Ranch Community Development Districts (CDDs)

Though you might be tempted to call it a town or city, Lakewood Ranch is actually organized as a series of Community Development Districts (CDDs) within Manatee County.

History and Purpose of CDDs in Florida

A Community Development District is a type of governmental unit created to serve the long-term ...

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May 21, 2017

Lakewood Ranch Schools: An Outstanding Community Asset.

One of the many benefits of living at Lakewood Ranch is the assurance that no matter which part of this community you call home, you’re living near top-ranked public schools as well as a choice of charter, preschool and private institutions. 

Lakewood Ranch schools are some of the best ...

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