As one of the best-selling communities in the United States, Lakewood Ranch is prepared and committed to continued growth and expansion; this is clearly made evident by the ongoing development of Waterside at Lakewood Ranch, a new district that will feature waterfront living along with commercial space and recreational amenities. The idea is to provide home buyers with villages where they will be able to enjoy true quality of life.
The Waterside district is located in the southwestern quadrant of Lakewood Ranch, closer to University Park and Sarasota. When completed, Waterside will add 12 new villages; the Lakehouse Cove neighborhood is being developed by Arthur Rutenberg, Homes by Towne and Lee Wetherington, three local builders known for their luxurious home designs. The Shoreview neighborhood is being developed by national homebuilder Pulte.
At Lakehouse Cove, Homes by Towne is building single-family residences that look like they belong in a luxurious Caribbean resort. The Capstan floor plan is an airy home with three bedrooms and two full bathrooms built on 2,375 square feet of living space; this particular model was priced under $485K. At the higher end, the Tideland floor plan features three bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and more than 3,400 square feet of interior for about $600K. Home buyers looking for the ultimate in waterfront estates will be pleased to know that Arthur Rutenberg is building amazing Mediterranean-style homes with four bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and more than 4,300 square feet under air conditioning; these spacious estates start around $1 million.
At Shoreview village, Pulte Homes is building three and four-bedroom homes in the Mediterranean style that are even closer to the main lake at Waterside; these homes start under $490K.
Prospective buyers in Waterside should keep in mind that there are major development plans for this section of Lakewood Ranch. Waterside Place will feature restaurants, pubs, stores, boutiques, a performance arts center, and even a boardwalk by the lake; furthermore, this district is very close to Main Street at Lakewood Ranch as well as to University Park, two premium shopping and entertainment districts of Manatee County. In other words, the time to acquire Waterside properties is now.
Homes for Sale at Waterside at Lakewood Ranch
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