Located in Harborside at The Islands on the Manatee River is the model home, The Windward, by Lee Wetherington Homes. The Windward was designed to take maximum advantage of the waterfront setting at The Islands on the Manatee River. The home features large expanses of windows and doors looking out to the lanai, pool and water behind the home. Inside, the Great Room flows into the dining area and well-appointed kitchen, creating an impressive space for entertaining groups of all sizes.
Parrish (Sarasota/Bradenton), Florida
Situated on a 225-acre secluded island, this gated community features estate-sized lots with views of nature preserves and the Manatee River, minutes from downtown Sarasota, St. Petersburg, and Tampa Bay. Private docks provide boaters with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay. An optional membership to the Golf & Country Club offers championship golf, tennis, fitness center and spa, and a restaurant and lounge. Lots priced from the mid $200,000s to over $600,000; Homes from the $900,000s to over $2 million.