DISCOVER why River Strand has emerged as one of the top bundled golf course communities in Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota, and Bradenton. As a private gated golf course community, River Strand offers both affordability, luxury, and the convenience of maintenance free living. Simply put, River Strand is all about having FUN–isn’t that the point anyway? The community boasts a 27 hole championship golf course, two clubhouses, and a vibrant social and activity laden calendar…and that is just for starters!

Indeed, the phrase “affordable luxury” has become synonymous with homes for sale in River Strand. The fabulous location adds to the value—located minutes from I-75, homeowners can quickly commute to downtown Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota, Bradenton, and even St. Pete. Airports, beaches, and major shopping excursions, like the UTC mall, are close too.

The homes for sale in River Strand continue to be in high demand because of their reasonable price range (high 200’s to 700’s) and proximity to Lakewood Ranch. As a community, River Strand offers a golf section and a social membership section depending on your lifestyle choice. Homes can range from 1677 square feet to over 3800 square feet, and both 2 and 3 car garage options are available. All homes in River Strand are maintenance provided, and the professional landscaping makes for a terrific curb appeal. Brick pavered driveways and barrel tile roofs adorn every property too. Overall, there are 4 sections for your consideration: The Enclave, The Executives, The Classics, and The Estate Homes.

There are three different varieties of condos for sale in River Strand and include terraces, verandas, and coach homes. Condo prices start in the mid 100’s for terraces, the low 200’s for verandas, and the mid 200’s for coach homes. The condos for sale in River Strand offer some of the best views available in River Strand. Some even offer sweeping panoramas of the Manatee River!

Our team has sold hundreds of homes in the River Strand! If you have questions, please let us know. Discover why so many people choose to work with the River Strand Home Specialists.

    • Priced from the $270,000s to the $400,000s
      • Floorplans: Dover, Dover Flex, Madiera, Bonita, Siesta, Capri, Trevi, Amalfi, Navona, Queen Palm
    • Priced from the 360,000’s to 500,000’s
      • Floorplans: Navona, Tivoli, Raphael, Modena
    • Priced from the $460,000s to the $670,000s
      • Floorplans:  Oakmont, Doral, Bayhill, Sawgrass, Colonade, Napoli, Bougainvillea, Chamelia
River Strand has homes for golfers and non-golfers. For the golfer there are 1,299 golf-deeded homes. Membership to our golf course is only available to those homeowners.  For the non-golfer there are 571 homes which come with a social membership. The 39,000 square foot clubhouse was recently refurbished in Floridian colors and character and offers dining facilities in a semi-formal dining area, a grille room, and a Tiki bar for those who want to enjoy our beautiful Florida weather. The clubhouse also has a pool table, fitness center, aerobics room, locker rooms, resort style pool, resistance pool, and heated spa. Our Pro Shop carries the latest in golf technology and apparel and the Pro Shop staff are certified teaching professionals, ready to help you with every part of your golf game. Adjacent to the clubhouse is the Racquet Sports Pro Shop and 9 Har-Tru clay tennis courts. Racquet sports extend to the community center and 8 pickleball courts. The Racquet Pro Shop offers products for sale, and services such as racquet re-stringing and lessons. Our Racquet Pro Shop staff are certified teaching professionals and are ready to help you with your tennis and pickleball needs. In addition to six satellite pools strategically located throughout our community, River Strand’s community center has a second resort style pool with a heated spa. At our community center, members can get in shape at a second. They can frequently be found playing Bridge, Mai Jong, Bingo, simply getting together for social, or competing with other members on our half-court basketball courts. River Strand hosts several events throughout the year with live entertainment.  These include holiday parties, Trivia nights, Name That Tune competitions, and pool parties.