LandSouth has Begun Building Ranch Lake II in Bradenton

BRADENTON, Fla. – LandSouth Construction, an award-winning Jacksonville, Fla. based general contractor specializing in multifamily, senior housing and mixed-use development has begun construction on Ranch Lake II, a $33 million luxury apartment community in Bradenton, Fla. Developer Forest Properties of Cambridge, Mass. chose James S. Carr, AIA and Associates, LLC of Malvern, Pa. to design the gated, garden-style apartment community that sits on 77 beautiful acres. Take I-75 to Exit 21, then FL-70E to Ranch Lake Boulevard.

The experienced LandSouth team working on Ranch Lake II is led by project manager Jeff Ryan, field superintendent Chris Lowe and project administrator Natalie Smith. “We are excited to build luxury apartments that provide resort-style amenities in a growing and popular area," noted LandSouth President and CEO, James Pyle. “The developer gave this community the kind attention that creates a well-appointed, state-of-the-art rental living option in Manatee County."

Ranch Lake II will feature 247 apartment homes in 28 buildings. Completion is scheduled for April 2020. Residents will be able to choose from 11 spacious one, two and three-bedroom floor plans ranging from 930 to 1,500 total sq. ft. Well-appointed interiors will include quartz counter tops in the kitchen and luxury vinyl tile in all common living areas. Ranch Lake II will have 8,113 square feet of resort style amenities including a pool, fitness center, tennis court and pavilion, outdoor bar, business center, game room and library. Residents will have the choice of uncovered, attached, and detached garages.

LandSouth Construction is currently working on apartments, senior living and mixed-use developments throughout the Southeast including Charlotte, N.C., Charleston and North Augusta, S.C., Boca Raton, Tampa, Bradenton, Kissimmee, Jacksonville, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, Sanford, ChampionsGate, Winter Springs. Port St. Lucie and Orlando Fla., Chattanooga and Hixon, Tenn., and senior living developments in New Port Richey and Nocatee, Fla.

Ranch Lake II is directly adjacent to the community of Lakewood Ranch and just minutes from University Town Center, a shopping mall located in Sarasota County just south of the Manatee County line. Premier Sports Campus is also nearby, an outdoor venue boasting 22 athletics fields, which hosts a range of sports such as soccer, lacrosse and football. The area also offers golf, parks and other recreational opportunities. The community is 11 miles from the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport.

Celebrating 20 years, LandSouth Construction has completed more than 15,000 multifamily units, including apartments, senior living, condominiums, and townhomes. LandSouth will use its unique integrated construction approach to build the 292,539 square foot community. Each service component works together to provide a seamless delivery system.

These components have been designed and refined to be complementary and each is performance enhanced with proven procedures, tested systems and the very latest technology. By emphasizing results and exceptional service, LandSouth Construction has created a construction process to provide the best possible value for clients.

For more information visit www.landsouth.com or call 904.273.6004

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LandSouth Construction, the Southeast's premier general contractor specializing in multifamily, senior living and mixed–use developments, was recently named the nation’s 13th largest apartment builders by the National Multifamily Housing Council and Fastest Growing Companies in Florida, A Best Place to Work by the Jacksonville Business Journal and one of Florida’s Fast 100. Since 1998 the firm has transformed ideas into first–class communities by providing superior construction management services while building long–term relationships. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. LandSouth has completed more than 15,000 multifamily units including apartments, hotels, senior living, student and military housing, condominiums, townhomes and mixed use. LandSouth builds projects of the highest quality, aesthetic relevance and enduring value. For more information, please contact Erica Zumstein at 904.273.6004 ext. 109 | ezumstein@landsouth.com or visit www.landsouth.com.