Forestar Reveals New Community Coming Soon – Star Farms at Lakewood Ranch

DECEMBER 17, 2020 – Forestar Group Inc. (“Forestar”), a leading national residential lot developer, is excited to announce a new community coming soon – Star Farms at Lakewood Ranch. Surrounded by the natural beauty of Southwest Florida, Star Farms at Lakewood Ranch will be a multi-generational lifestyle community that offers a unique experience tailored to meet the needs of today’s diverse homebuyers.

The thoughtfully designed, 700-acre, gated neighborhood presented by Forestar is planned to be a resort ranch hometown featuring 1,500 single-family homes, paired villa retreats and townhomes with a variety of amenities, clubs and hospitality services. Positioned within the award-winning master-planned community of Lakewood Ranch, Star Farms is minutes from dining, shopping and cultural activities as well as top-rated beaches.

“We look forward to introducing a new hometown concept with our resort ranch community. As the latest village in Lakewood Ranch, Star Farms plans to offer a wide range of amenities and diverse housing options for parents, children, retirees and singles to enjoy,” said Forestar West Florida Division President Tony Squiteri. “The Forestar team has significant experience designing, developing and executing the vision for lifestyle communities in the Lakewood Ranch area, and we are passionate about creating an inspiring experience for our homeowners within our master-planned communities.”

“We are excited that Forestar chose Lakewood Ranch to introduce its first-in-kind concept around multi-generational living,” said Laura Cole, senior vice president of Lakewood Ranch Communities, LLC.  “Star Farms will be a vibrant new village with opportunities for diverse housing and a lifestyle that will bridge the gap between generations and shape community.” 

Whether exploring new adventures, discovering new passions, meeting new neighbors or finding new ways to connect with nature, Star Farms will be an extraordinary place to call home. Experience a hometown that connects and inspires.

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About Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch is the 33,000+-acre award-winning master-planned community in Sarasota and Manatee counties on the West Coast of Florida. Just minutes from the Gulf Coast beaches and cultural assets in Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch is already home to more than 42,000 residents and features A-rated schools, the Lakewood Ranch Medical Center, the Sarasota Polo Club, the 75-acre Premier Sports Campus, its own Main Street with theaters, shopping and dining, and more than four million square feet of commercial property. For more information visit

About Forestar Group Inc.

Forestar Group Inc. is a residential lot development company with operations in 49 markets and 21 states at September 30, 2020 and is a majority-owned subsidiary of D.R. Horton, the largest homebuilder by volume in the United States since 2002. For more information, visit