July 2013

Found 8 blog entries for July 2013.

As Lakewood Ranch residents we are encouraging homeowners who are thinking of Selling, that now is perhaps the most perfect time to be Selling your Home.

1. Listing inventory is extremely low.

2. Well priced home sell first.

3. Builders are increasing prices due to raising building material costs.

4. Lot prices are at premium prices and going higher.

5. Available re-sale properties are now in demand.

6. Builders have little standing inventory as many Builders aren't building spec. homes or inventory homes.

We encourage you to call or email us if you"re thinking of Selling. We may assist those of you that may consider downsizing, as many of our customers are. We can help guide you through the maze of new construction problem areas. 80

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The Lakewood Ranch Premier Sports Campus, has 22 seeded fields with 140 acres that has a variety of other fields that can open to other games. New technology on these fields have efficient water drainage for the best irrigation. This can be best for time outs and waether that doesn't cooperate.

The campus is available to host soccer, lacrosse, field hockey, rugby, archery, senior games, Ultimate Frisbee, Special Olympics, flag football, youth football, Frisbee golf and punt/pass/kick football on local, state, regional and national levels.



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A few months back, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke started a sell-off in the stock market and bond market. Nervous investers were scrambling for the exit doors. He said with the improving economy they could and would consider trimming the central bank's bond - buying that has been going on for some time now.

After, almost two months, Mr.Bernanke has been able to massage his words to calm the markets after quite a dip from the highs. Seems the markets hang on every word that comes out of Mr. Bernanke's mouth as do the banks. That's why we saw rates tick up lately. One must remember, Ben Bernanke will exit this term and I'm sure he'd like to leave on an up note with markets where his words put them. "Highly accommodative monetary policy for the foreseeable

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Another fabulous Lakewood Ranch Home sells today! Listed By : The Soda Group. Now is the time to " sell " with interest rates creeping up slowing & inventory very low. Buyers are looking for homes and there are none to sell. " When you Think SODA Think SOLD "!

6505 Meandering Way was purchased & closed today.

This Lakewood Ranch home is a beautiful three bedroom, two bathroom home upgraded and updated throughout. Laminate wood flooring in living room. Open great room floor plan. Decorative half columns at foyer. The eat-in kitchen with closet pantry has a new range, newly laid 18" floor tiles, new garbage disposal and stainless appliances. The master bedroom has laminate wood flooring and large walk-in closet. The master bathroom has been

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13422 Goldfinch Dr, Lakewood Rch

Enjoy a fabulous Greenbrook family home in Lakewood Ranch,Fl. Four bedroom, four bathroom two story home, Homes By Towne Grand Monarch floorplan, with den, office and upstairs bonus room, in Greenbrook Vistas. Featuring decorative columns, trayed ceilings, crown molding, surround sound, rich wood cabinetry in the kitchen, glass display cabinets, gas range, Corian countertops, island with granite counter, breakfast nook with aquarium window. Spacious Master Bedroom and en-suite bathroom with garden tub, separate shower and dual vanities. The bonus room has a balcony overlooking the pool. Heated pool and spa. Brand new pool heater. Three car garage. Oversized lot with beautiful preserve view with lake beyond. Exterior

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Enjoy the relaxing family community in Lakewood Ranch called Greenbrook. There you will find many amenities to enjoy like Greenbrook adventure park, walking or biking is a short distance to the schools, 2 dog parks - walking trails. Lakewood Ranch is the perfect place to call home!

This newly listed home by The Soda Group is a fabulous property that offers 3 bedrooms - 4 baths. 3082 sq. ft. - Two Story home.

Beautiful lake views greet you upon entry into this home. Enjoy scenic views from all the living areas.The second floor could easily be converted to a 4th bedroom a guest suite or a man cave.This home has been immaculately maintained and is in move in condition.The many upgrades include, large tile, crown moulding, tray ceilings, arched

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Don McGayhey a buyers agent for The Soda Group explains how his buyers decided on a beautiful Watercrest condo in Lakewood Ranch. If you have questions for Don he can be reached at: 941. 400.6070. DMMESQ1@YAHOO.COM   After looking at several condominium units in downtown Sarasota, our buyers decided that Watercrest was a very desirable, private gated condominium community. It offers lots of amenities including a two story clubhouse with its entertainment room, fitness center, meeting room, kitchen, heated pool and spa, all within walking distance to the shops and restaurants on Main Street in Lakewood Ranch. The unit they chose to purchase, the 2,134 sf Mirabel floor plan, has 3 bedrooms, 3 baths and is very privately situated with great views of…
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The Soda Group announces another sale in Lakewood Ranch Country Club with Mark Coon a successful buyer's agent for the Group.

After looking at resales and new our buyer has purchased the Barbados II floor plan from John Neal Homes with construction scheduled to begin this fall in the Highfield neighborhood of the Country Club. The Barbados II offers 4968 sf of living space under air and 6859 sf under roof. The home will have 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a family room, club room, bonus room and den. It will also offer a 4 car garage, a large pavered lanai with pool that overlooks the golf course and an outdoor kitchen. Some of its many features include 12 foot ceilings with 13 foot coffers in main rooms, 7¼“ crown molding, 5¼”baseboards, impact rated

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