New residential development in Southwest Florida continues, and this time a new home builder out of Georgia is entering the local housing market. Ashton Woods began developing in the late 20th century, and by 2011 it was ranked among the top 10 private home builders in the United States. The Atlanta-based builder recently purchased 18 acres near Richardson Road in Sarasota for its new Whitaker Park subdivision.
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Now that conditions are improving and economic confidence is returning to the region, Chris Craft is returning to its luxury roots with models like the Carina 20. This is good news for the industry as a whole since other boat builders are likely to resume production and start hiring. Southwest Florida and the Gulf of Mexico is a paradise for fishing and boating enthusiasts, and thus home shoppers interested in properties with marina and dock access will likely turn their attention to real estate in Manatee and Sarasota counties.
The Tampa Bay Lightning NHL franchise team and Lakewood Ranch are now partners in promoting local real estate and reaching out to hockey fans. Lakewood Ranch real estate will be prominently advertised during games and other activities by the team. The Lighting will have an opportunity to expand its fan base in a community that is just 45 minutes away from the Tampa Bay Times Forum home arena.
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