Why Lakewood Ranch: #3 Ranked Master Planned Community in the US

Lakewood Ranch, Florida is an award-winning community named one of the top 10 best-selling master-planned communities for the past for four years in a row.  It is designated as one of the largest green-certified master-planned communities in the U.S. using building products and techniques that result in healthier, more energy-efficient, and environmentally responsible homes. Lakewood … Continue reading Why Lakewood Ranch: #3 Ranked Master Planned Community in the US

Sprawling Luxury Residence in Lakewood Ranch, FL

Live and entertain in spacious comfort in this sublime 7600+ sf custom estate, built with a dedication to the finest caliber finishes including rare & extinct 600+ year old wood and sumptuous onyx inlay.     7115 Teal Creek Glen, Lakewood Ranch Florida 6 bed | 7 full bath | 2 half bath | 4 … Continue reading Sprawling Luxury Residence in Lakewood Ranch, FL

Real Estate Market Snapshot for Sarasota, Manatee & Charlotte Counties: Q1 2017

Curious how the housing market is performing along Florida’s Gulf Coast? Here is everything you need to know about Manatee, Charlotte, or Sarasota real estate from the first quarter of 2017. As a region, we saw a significant increase in homes for sale (also known as inventory). Going up nearly 11%, that’s an additional 1,200 properties for buyers … Continue reading Real Estate Market Snapshot for Sarasota, Manatee & Charlotte Counties: Q1 2017

Fort Hamer Bridge Completion Expected Late Summer 2017 in Manatee County

Fort Hamer Bridge Inches Closer to Completion Construction of the Fort Hamer Bridge is approximately 81% complete and extends over 1,850 feet from the edge of the north side of the Manatee River, which includes the length of the beams.  All of the test piles are complete and crews recently completed the construction of pier … Continue reading Fort Hamer Bridge Completion Expected Late Summer 2017 in Manatee County

Canal Front Tropical Wonderland on Siesta Key, Florida

Privately nestled on Siesta Key canal front, this mid-century Sarasota School of Architecture styled-home is a tropical wonderland surrounded by banyan trees, bamboo, soaring pines and signature Florida palm trees. 4 bed | 3 bath | 2 car | 2,519 sf | pool | boat lift Convenient to both Siesta Key Beach & Siesta Key … Continue reading Canal Front Tropical Wonderland on Siesta Key, Florida

Waterside at Lakewood Ranch Breaks Ground

Work has begun on the first neighborhoods in Lakewood Ranch Waterside, Lakewood Ranch’s newest village. Located east of I-75 and south of University Parkway, this is the Ranch’s first residential foray into Sarasota County. Pulte Homes broke ground in April of this year on two models in Shoreview, which will consist of 246 single-family detached … Continue reading Waterside at Lakewood Ranch Breaks Ground

Newer Lakewood Ranch Home for Sale on 3/4 Acre Lot

Perfectly poised on 3/4 Acre inside The Country Club, this newer Lakewood Ranch home is located on a private and oversized lot in the prestigious Lacantera enclave. 13511 Matanzas Place, Lakewood Ranch Florida 34202 | $899,000 Commingling great design and luxury living, this 3 bedroom split floor plan embraces signature Florida living with spaces that … Continue reading Newer Lakewood Ranch Home for Sale on 3/4 Acre Lot

Realtors Raising the Bar in Southwest Florida

In 2016, Michael Saunders & Company celebrated it’s 40th year in business. Having grown from a small storefront on St. Armands Circle to twenty-four offices in three counties, it has always been the unwavering commitment to customers that has been at the core of Michael Saunders & Company through the decades.  Reaching over $2.48 billion dollars in sales volume in 2016, Michael Saunders & … Continue reading Realtors Raising the Bar in Southwest Florida

Siesta Key Beach ranks No. 1 in U.S. by TripAdvisor

Siesta Key Beach named No. 1 Best Beach in the U.S. by TripAdvisor and No. 5 in the world. Overall, Florida landed seven of the top 10, and 10 of the top 25 in this year’s awards which honored 343 beaches across the world based on ratings on the travel site gathered over the last 12 months. … Continue reading Siesta Key Beach ranks No. 1 in U.S. by TripAdvisor

The Grande at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Sarasota

The Ritz-Carlton is synonymous with a lifestyle of singular style and grace. Now, the latest evolution of that lifestyle is making its debut on the glistening shores of Sarasota Bay. A masterful blend of waterfront vistas, elegant architecture and unparalleled personal services, life at The Grande comes complete with private rooftop amenities, a dedicated staff, … Continue reading The Grande at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Sarasota