Top 5 “Green” Communities in Lakewood Ranch

Many modern residential developments in Sarasota offer energy-efficient homes for today’s buyers. Lakewood Ranch is no exception. But as the largest green-certified community in the United States, this master-planned community stands out from the rest.

Where Sustainability Meets Modern Living

Lakewood Ranch has set aside lakes, nature preserves, and green spaces within the community to protect many of its natural resources. Its townhome, condo, and single-family home neighborhoods, too, are designed to be as eco-friendly as possible. Out of all of the communities within this area, these five best combine modern living with green living.

Tuscan-style home5. The Lake Club

The Lake Club is one of the most prestigious Lakewood Ranch neighborhoods, featuring estate homes with European-inspired architecture.

It is a certified green neighborhood, as well. The homes are energy-efficient, and many are waterfront homes located on the shores of the community’s several lakes.



a green park in a neighborhood4. Lakewood Ranch’s Central Park

Central Park is a gated community that features a 10-acre park, which serves as one of many green spaces in Lakewood Ranch and a central gathering place for Central Park neighbors.

(It’s dog-friendly, too!)



on a trail in the woods3. Greenbrook Village

Greenbrook incorporates a network of trails along its lakes and ponds, letting residents observe wildlife, hike and bike, and relax outdoors. The Greenbrook Village community features a variety of townhouses, condos, and single-family homes.



on the golf course2. Country Club East

Country Club East is a unique golf course community that combines resort-style amenities with sustainable living.

This neighborhood seamlessly integrates protected natural areas, including wetland preserves and lakes, alongside its golf course and multiple subdivisions.


a florida golf course1. Lakewood Ranch Country Club

One of the most eco-friendly neighborhoods within Lakewood Ranch is its country club neighborhood.

The golf course is a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, meaning that it has been officially recognized for protecting valuable natural resources surrounding it.


Make the Move to Lakewood Ranch

As a certified green community and large master-planned development in Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch has been ranked one of the best places to live in the country. If you have been thinking of buying a home in this community, we would be happy to talk with you about neighborhoods and homes that fit your criteria. Call us at 941.815.6772.

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