Sarasota, FL (July 24, 2013) - Lennar Homes will host a groundbreaking ceremony from 10 to 11:30 a.m. July 24 to mark the start of the Ranch’s newest neighborhood, Bridgewater at Lakewood Ranch.

Lennar plans to build 281 new homes at Bridgewater at Lakewood Ranch from Lennar’s manor homes and estate homes collections.

Lennar’s manor homes at Bridgewater at Lakewood Ranch, priced from $299,990, range in size from a 2,245-square-foot, single-story floor plan with four bedrooms, two baths a three-car garage, to a NextGenTM “home within a home,” designed for families with multiple generations under one roof.

Priced from $399,990, the NextGen floor plan offers 3,828 square feet of living space with five bedrooms, three full baths and a half bath in the main family living area with a two-car garage. The one-bedroom, one-bath NextGen living area features its own kitchen and dining facilities, a private living room and a private one-car garage.

Lennar plans to build estate homes at Bridgewater in six distinctive designs that range from a $369,990 version with three bedrooms, two full baths and one half-bath in 2,394 square feet and a three-car garage; to a five-bedroom floor plan that offers four full baths and a half-bath in 3,800 square feet.

For more information contact Michelle May at 239-707-2938;

WHO: Lennar Homes Southwest Florida Division, with Florida State Senator Bill Galvano and Caleb J. Grimes, senior partner at Bradenton’s Grimes Goebel Grimes Hawkins Gladfelter & Galvano law firm.

WHAT: Groundbreaking ceremony with welcome brunch and short speeches to mark Bridgewater at Lakewood Ranch.

WHEN:Wednesday, July 24 from 10 – 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Bridgewater at Lakewood Ranch, located on Pope Road east of I-75, exit 217 in Lakewood Ranch.

About Lakewood Ranch
Lakewood Ranch is the 17,500-acre award-winning master-planned community in Sarasota and Manatee counties on the West Coast of Florida. Just minutes from the Gulf Coast beaches and cultural assets in Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch is already home to more 15,000 residents and features A-rated schools, a hospital, the Sarasota Polo Club, the 75-acre Premier Sports Campus, the Ancient Oak Gun Club, its own Main Street with theaters, shopping and dining, and four million square feet of commercial property.

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