Palmer Ranch Real Estate
Palmer Ranch Homes for Sale
LUXURY, style and convenience can be defined in a solitary breath when one speaks of Palmer Ranch, a massive 10,000 acre real estate development in Sarasota County, Florida.
Located near Sarasota’s beaches, downtown, arts and entertainment district, the Palmer Ranch real estate development is a master-planned community that affords every resident the extreme in Florida lifestyle experience.
From shopping and dining establishments to recreational centers, you literally can have almost everything at your fingertips by owning one of the homes for sale in Palmer Ranch.
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT PALMER RANCH
The Palmer Ranch real estate development can be geographically traced by Clark Road, Tamiami Trail and Interstate 75, between the cities of Sarasota and Osprey.
It was originally a parcel of the 80,000 acres of Florida land purchased by Bertha Honoré Palmer, wife of Chicago department store magnate Potter Palmer of the Palmer House hotel fame in Chicago. It is among the many popular former Florida cattle ranches transformed into planned communities, the other most notable of which is Lakewood Ranch, just 15 minutes north in Manatee County.
WHY SETTLE AT PALMER RANCH
If the proximity of Palmer Ranch to beaches, recreational centers and business establishments does not excite you enough, its variety of neighborhoods that offers myriad of options of lifestyle preferences certainly will. The choice is yours – a community of greens where you can satiate your hunger for the game of golf and other outdoor activities, or a quiet sanctuary to retire and relax your tired mind and body.
NOTABLE NEIGHBORHOODS ON PALMER RANCH
Prestancia is one of the famous golf communities in Sarasota that offers a variety of home options like single-family units on huge lots, two to three bedroom villas, low-rise condominiums and maintenance-free abodes. Sitting on a 565 acres of land, it ranks among the most exciting and complete golfing facilities developed on Florida’s West Coast.
Besides being on a world-class neighborhood that is only a breath away from great beaches, outstanding recreational facilities and cultural activities, residents here enjoy utmost privacy and security as access entries are safeguarded by manned gates.
Silver Oak, one of the newest neighborhoods on Palmer Ranch real estate, is a haven for those who enjoy outdoor activities as it boasts of amenities like nature and bike trails, canoeing on resplendent lakes, tennis and a championship golf course.
The gated community occupies 230 acres of breathtaking landscape and 115 acres of nature preserves where 181 single-family homes sit. Due to its enormity, it is divided into two sections – the Estates and the Vineyards.
For the active souls, Silver Oak has everything you need for a truly relaxing outdoor treat.
Country Club of Sarasota
Another gem of a place for those who fancy the outdoors, Country Club of Sarasota offers more than just an invigorating sight of its scenic lakefront. This Sarasota golf community, which consists mainly of single-family homes, is a perfect site to hit the greens as it borders the fairways of the TPC at Prestancia Club Course and the Statium Course. It also is also home to world-class tennis facility Serendipity Racquet Club.
Sarasota Country Club is likewise conveniently located near shopping and dining establishments, beaches and cultural activities.
So many good things can be said of Palmer Ranch real estate and its seemingly countless attractions, but Deer Creek, no doubt, embodies those great characteristics.
An upscale and deed restricted community in the heart of Palmer Ranch, Deer Creek covers 258 acres of natural preserves and 17 radiant lakes. It consists of 378 custom homes and 106 maintenance-free villas.
Its huge land mass of parks and acres of golf courses, pools, tennis court and other outdoor facilities, make Deer Creek an oasis for those who seek a perfect hideaway from the hubbubs of urban jungle.
Who says you cannot enjoy country club style living sans the golf course?
At Turtle Rock, one can only wonder at the number of exciting activities to indulge in. Whether you are an athletic soul or someone who merely fancies scenic strolls, this 751-property enclave offers an ideal venue for healthy living amid the backdrop of lush landscapes, pristine lakes and natural preserves.
Sizes of Turtle Rock Sarasota homes for sale range from 1,800 to 3,300 sq. ft., with open floor plans.
What will certainly interest every home buyer is the fact that Turtle Rock is surrounded by beautiful beaches such as Siesta Key, two shopping malls, dining establishments, an airport, museums, art galleries and entertainment venues.
The name of the place may sound like a small park that you can circle in minutes, but it actually is not. Village Walk is a vast 516-acre, 1,100-home resort-style gated community that boasts of amenities such as a state-of-the-art fitness center, six har-tru tennis courts, heated lap pool, clubhouse, meeting room and walking/biking trails. It also has its own gas station, post office and bank.
Village Walk is strategically located south of Clark Road, just 4 miles from I-75 and 5 miles to the world famous white sand beaches of Siesta Key.
And Many Others
The list of links at the left will take you on a tour of the community and introduce you to the uniqueness found in every Palmer Ranch residential neighborhood. After exploring Palmer Ranch, I believe you will agree, there is real estate available in the community that will fit the needs and lifestyle requirements of just about anyone.