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    The Islands on the Manatee River is the only community within minutes from Lakewood Ranch that offers new construction home-building opportunities on navigable waters. It features plenty of water sports, boating, and fishing adventures, which makes it the perfect place to call home.
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    You’ve chosen the location and the neighborhood in which to build your new luxury home, now it’s time to decide the type of home you would like for you and your family.  Before you look at any of the floor plans offered by our preferred custom home builders, consider some of the specifics you need ...
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    If beautiful waterfront property surrounded by breathtaking nature preserves showcasing the essence of Florida living interests you, then The Islands on the Manatee River may be just the sanctuary you’ve been waiting for. The Islands on the Manatee River community offers beautiful custom homes by ...
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    Warm weather, great beaches, and no state income tax -- just three reasons advisers say Florida deserves its reputation as a retirement Mecca. Sarasota-Manatee area should be at the top of your list. Sarasota is one of the Sunshine State communities that have become popular with retirees, and for ...
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    The option to own waterfront property on the Manatee River is an appealing one. To own even a small piece of this beautiful, natural environment is an overwhelming draw to first and second home owners alike. However, living on the Manatee River is about much more than just the natural world. It is ...
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    Love the idea of finding your own special fishing hole? Enjoy the community of other boaters? The ultimate boating community is The Islands on the Manatee River which offers direct access to the beautiful Manatee River and a short boat ride out to the Gulf of Mexico.
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    Enjoy a luxurious lifestyle within close proximity to southwest Florida beaches and the cities of Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Sarasota at The Islands, a premier new home community on the Manatee River. The Islands features several award-winning builders, including John Cannon Homes, which is ...
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    We’re fortunate to be living in a time where technology and innovation are king. Between smart devices, apps, and more accessibility to solar power, there are tons of ways to live more efficiently.
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    For retirees, finding a place to call home for all or part of the year is a major decision. Climate is a factor, as well as opportunities for recreation. So what does Florida living offer to its retirees? And what can you expect if you choose to buy a home in a Florida living community?
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