River Wind

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River Wind Homes for Sale – Bradenton, Florida 34212

River Wind

River Wind is a small community which basks in the serenity of a natural Florida setting yet still conveniently within coverage of urban amenities. This community’s superior location has much to do with this feature providing market pluses to Bradenton homes for sale in River Wind.

River Wind occupies a quiet and secluded site of nearly 40 acres just south of the Manatee River and with a wide swath of the lush Rye Preserve to the west. The community’s frontage faces south to the Upper Manatee River Road, a strategic corridor arterial to various lifestyle centers not only in Bradenton but also to other life and leisure hubs in Lakewood Ranch and Sarasota.

Lakewood Ranch-based Neal Signature Homes is the developer of River Wind. A sister development, River Reach by Neal Communities, occupies a parcel fronting Rye Road just east of River Wind.

Semi-customized Home Choices

River Wind Homes

Neal Signature Homes, a semi-custom home builder, developed River Wind as a gated community platted with just 62 spacious residential lots. River Wind homes for sale debuted on the market in spring 2015, with six luxury custom home designs offered to prospective buyers.

Island and Mediterranean-style architecture is the dominant theme for River Wind homes for sale. These upscale homes come in one-story or two-story designs to fit the homeowners’ lifestyle. The residences’ floor areas range from 2,266 to 3,346 square feet featuring three to four bedrooms.

All homes feature a three-car garage and offer the flexibility for added bedrooms. Market activity on River Wind homes for sale in 2016–2017 hovered at prices in the $400s and the $500s.

The most popular design at River Wind is Neal Signature’s Carmel floor plan typically priced in the $500s. Showcased in the 2016 Sarasota Manatee Parade of Homes, this residence features a floor area of nearly 2,700 square feet good for three bedrooms and three baths. It has an open floor plan well suited to Florida’s tropical climate and provides a den plus a club room for inside and outside space for entertaining.

Interaction with Nature

River Wind Community

Living in River Wind offers many opportunities to appreciate and be in close contact with Nature. Within the community is a Nature Pavilion providing serene views of the Manatee River. Also nearby are walking trails and the lush areas of Rye Preserve.

A short distance south of the community nature appreciation extends to the Lake Manatee State Park which spreads for about three miles on the southern shore of its namesake lake. It offers several outdoor activities, such as boating and camping.

More outdoor recreational activities are now easily accessible north at the Fort Hamer Park. This park provides rowing facilities, a kayak launch and a pavilion, which are now within easy reach from River Wind via the Fort Hamer Bridge which opened in 2017.

Infrastructure improvements on Rye Road extending south also bodes well for homes for sale in River Wind. This road on the eastern periphery of River Wind is being linked to White Eagle Boulevard, thereby providing an alternative southern route to the amenities in Lakewood Ranch and onwards to the Sarasota area.

River Wind Homes for Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at River Wind.

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MLS# A4579720 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • Price: $915,000
  • Zip Code: 34212
  • 2720 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVER WIND
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • Finally, a home comes onto the market having the polish you expect. A Carmel Model and decorated former Neal Signature Model Home in River Wind Neighborhood, with its setting of views of the Manatee River and access social pavilion set on the river' ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER REALTY