Forestar Introduces John Cannon Homes to Star Farms at Lakewood Ranch

SARASOTA, FL, MARCH 18, 2022 – Forester Group, Inc. (“Forestar”), a leading developer of residential communities, is pleased to announce the addition of John Cannon Homes to its program of luxury, custom homebuilders in Star Farms, a multigenerational lifestyle development located in Lakewood Ranch, Florida. John Cannon Homes designs every home specifically for the customer, with dozens of options at each step of the homebuilding process.

The available custom floor plans start at approximately 2,800 square feet and provide a variety of choices. The Bellara, which measures 3,782 square feet, will be the model available for touring at Star Farms. The Bellara is a beautiful single-story home featuring three bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms, a bonus room, an exercise room, an outdoor kitchen, a swimming pool with spa and a casita with one bedroom and one bathroom. 

“John Cannon Homes is especially excited about the opportunity to be part of a true multigenerational lifestyle community such as Star Farms,” said John Cannon, President. “We are committed to making a positive contribution to this breathtaking community and look forward to sharing our new model, The Bellara, with people looking to build the luxury home of their dreams.”

Within Lakewood Ranch, a master-planned community with dining, shopping, and cultural activities, Star Farms is minutes away from top-rated beaches, dining, shopping, clubs, and entertainment venues. Upon completion, this 700-acre gated community will be a resort ranch hometown with 1,500 single-family homes, villa retreats, and townhomes, along with a variety of amenities, clubs and hospitality services.

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About John Cannon Homes

John Cannon Homes has an outstanding reputation for first-class customer service and excellence, as well as competitive pricing. The extraordinary body of work that John Cannon has produced, as well as his dedication to his client’s satisfaction, have defined the benchmark for luxury custom homes in Southwest Florida. For more information, visit

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 55,000 residents and features A-rated schools, the Lakewood Ranch Medical Center, the Sarasota Polo Club, the 140-acre Premier Sports Campus, three town centers that include theaters, shopping and dining, and more than 5.5 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 55 markets and 23 states and delivered 16,864 residential lots during the twelve-month period ended December 31, 2021. The Company is a majority-owned subsidiary of D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder by volume in the United States since 2002. For more information, visit