The article below is from the East County Observer and can be found Here.
“Lakewood Ranch home sales strong
Strong homes sales in Lakewood Ranch have boosted the community’s ranking to fifth nationally among master-planned communities, according to mid-year results released by the Maryland-based real estate consulting firm RCLCO.
Lakewood Ranch had ranked 12th mid-year in 2015.
So far this year, Lakewood Ranch has boasted 360 new home sales compared with last year’s figure of 264 — a 36% increase.
Laura Cole, vice president of marketing for Lakewood Ranch developer Schroeder-Manatee Ranch, said product diversification has been critical for driving sales. Prices in Lakewood Ranch now range from the high $100,000s to more than $5 million.
Lakewood Ranch has been ranked a top-selling master planned community by RCLCO for the last five consecutive years.”
East County Wednesday, Jul. 20, 2016
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