The Enclave at Forest Lakes Debuts Winter 2015


SARASOTA, FLORIDA, August 27th, 2015 – Canadian heavyweight homebuilder Mattamy Homes promises to further enliven the coming 2015 winter selling season with the launch of its new community, The Enclave at Forest Lakes. This scheduled market entry is coming on the heels of the recent introduction of the builder’s Harmony at Lakewood Ranch (LWR). Like the Enclave, this new LWR development is offering affordable options among Sarasota homes for sale.

The residential choices at the Enclave will include two-story townhomes and one-story villas with floor areas ranging from 1,548 square feet to 1,936 square feet. Their design and build loom as standouts among Sarasota homes for sale.These homes will feature contemporary architectural style and high quality standards reflecting Mattamy Homes’ lengthy track record in building over 70,000 homes across hundreds of communities in Canada and the U.S.

Revived golf links

The Enclave at Forest Lakes Debuts Winter 2015

Aside from the tested expertise of its developer, the Enclave also draws market strength from its next-door neighbor, The Palms Golf Club at Forest Lakes, which is directly accessible via golf cart from the residences. Occupying a 101-acre site near Beneva Road and Bee Ridge Road, this semi-private links is now on its final stages of redevelopment, reviving the Forest Lakes Country Club which has been closed for nearly a decade. In addition to golf, the revitalized facility will also feature a new clubhouse, complete with a pro-shop, restaurant, bar, and spa.

Within the Enclave itself, the amenities will include a swimming pool with a cabana. Rising as a private, gated development, this community will provide full exterior maintenance including lawn care for its residences.

Attractive price levels

The price points at the Enclave are yet to be announced but could approximate those set for the townhome villas at Mattamy Homes’ Harmony at Lakewood Ranch. The signature townhomes exclusively designed for this LWR neighborhood start at $189,990 while the executive townhouse models go a bit higher at $205,990.

Harmony at Lakewood Ranch also features executive single family homes starting at $261,990, with floor areas ranging from 1,626 to 2,777 square feet. All told, some 635 residences are planned at this community which should prove to be yet another exciting destination for discriminating buyers of Sarasota homes for sale. Besides their attractive and award-winning designs, every build of Mattamy Homes meets the standards of the Florida Green Building Coalition.

Hallmarks of fine living

Notably, this Canadian builder’s Everglade model showcased in the Harmony at Lakewood Ranch emerged among the awardees in the 2015 Manatee-Sarasota Parade of Homes. This model is designed with four bedrooms and three baths, with a starting price in the mid-$200s. Its design was adjudged best in curb appeal, while tying with another entry in best kitchen for its single family home category.

In the Harmony, Mattamy Homes offers a neighborhood within 235 acres developed with an amenities center featuring gym facilities, a pool, a clubhouse, a picnic area and playground, plus park spaces and biking/walking trails. This community is flanked by Lakewood Ranch Boulevard and White Eagle Boulevard just south of LWR’s older Central Park neighborhood.