David Barr's blog about new homes for sale in Sarasota, Venice, and Lakewood Ranch. I specialize in helping home buyers locate and purchase new construction homes from the 40 new construction neighborhoods I serve in two of the top 5 master planned communities in the country.
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Caribbean Village | DR Horton Now Available | Venice FL
DR Horton is starting another new home community in Venice called Caribbean Village. No models are currently available, but they have already begun selling.
The Hamilton front elevation: 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1554 sq ft. starting at $249,990
Caribbean Village is located at the intersection of River Road and Venice Avenue and will be comprised of 187 single family homes. The community will be low density, so homes will not be stacked tightly, such as parts of Stoneybrook or Islandwalk.
DR Horton will be offering 5 floor plans from 1,554 to 2,587 square feet under air, with prices starting right at $250,000. Homes will be maintenance free with a clubhouse and fitness center, resort style pool, and bocce ball courts. There is no CDD fee at Caribbean Village, and HOA costs are expected to be around $200 per month.
Please contact me if you are interested in receiving available floor plans and being among the first to reserve your new home at Caribbean Village.
Earlier this month ( January 2019), I issued an e-newsletter highlighting 6 new home communities in the Sarasota area.
Add one more to the list. Promenade Estates is coming soon to the Palmer Ranch area.
Located on Honore Avenue, south of Central Sarasota Parkway and directly across from Hammock Preserve, there's not much information available yet.
Existing competing new home communities in Palmer Ranch offer paired villas, some town homes, and upscale single family homes, most of which I expect will be available in Promenade Estates. The builder, DR Horton, has a luxury home series called Emerald Homes, which I expect will occupy a section of the site, much like they are doing in Toscana Isles in nearby Nokomis/North Venice.
I'll be updating my website page for Promenade Estates with the latest information as it becomes available. Bookmark my page or contact me for a tour of Sarasota new homes.
DR Horton and Neal Communities have begun work on two large new home communities east of I-75 off Laurel Road.
Neal is building a 700-home community that will be called "The Villages of Milano". A couple of model homes and what looks to be a sales center seem to be near completion as of this writing. You can see this development on Jacaranda Rd, between Boundary and Laurel Rd.
I've been told that DR Horton is developing a site for 800 homes, with ground being broken just west of the Willow Chase subdivision on the north side of Laurel Rd. It looks like DR Horton will be developing the former Stay N Play RV park and surrounding area.
On top of that, Neal is also planning on a 250 home community further east on Jacaranda at Border Rd called The Woods of Venice.
With more than 1700 homes that will be under development in these new communities, plus the ongoing construction at Grand Palm, Islandwalk, Sarasota National, and Gran Paradiso, you'll need a new homes spe…