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Health Benefits of Living in a Walkable Town

Health Benefits of Living in a Walkable Town

Getting out to exercise should be fun, not a chore. That’s why we are focused on providing a walkable town that encourages you to stay active. The walkability that’s built into Babcock Ranch is sure to inspire you to spend more time with friends and family outside –  and it will also boost your health! […]

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Three Reasons Babcock Ranch Is One of The Best Places to Raise a Family

Three Reasons Babcock Ranch Is One of The Best Places to Raise a Family

Babcock Ranch offers more for a growing family than the average town. What sets us apart as one of the best places to raise a family is our commitment to your family’s future, access to a secure community, and endless adventures to keep your family busy and happy! The Community Is Unbeatable Home is more […]

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Construction Trends: What is a Flex Room?

Construction Trends: What is a Flex Room?

One of the trends taking over new construction in South Florida is flex rooms. This flexible space is becoming popular s because of the freedom it offers homeowners. A flex room is a space in your home that can be used for a variety of purposes. For instance, homeowners may use it as a storage […]

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Babcock Ranch Featured on PBS News Hour

Babcock Ranch Featured on PBS News Hour

          

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Five Reasons to Consider Buying a Sustainable Home

Five Reasons to Consider Buying a Sustainable Home

In the last few decades, people have been getting more conscious about conserving the environment. As a result, sustainable homes are expediting in popularity among prospective home buyers. Typically, sustainable homes boast eco-friendly and sustainable materials and building processes. They are built to use less non-renewable resources and create less of an impact on the […]

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Edison Awards to Host Solar-Powered Earth Day Event

Edison Awards to Host Solar-Powered Earth Day Event

The full day of educational activities will take place at Babcock Ranch and will be powered by Florida Power & Light Company.   FORT MYERS, Fla., March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Edison Awards is pleased to announce a solar-powered Earth Day event as a part of its 34th annual awards celebration. A full day of educational activities – […]

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A quick glimpse of the fun that awaits at the Babcock Ranch Art Show 2021!

A quick glimpse of the fun that awaits at the Babcock Ranch Art Show 2021!

This video from November’s event highlights the talented artists and food trucks you’ll find in Founder’s Square this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Advance purchase tickets required at BabcockRanchArtShow.com. 

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Babcock Ranch named 2021 Edison Awards finalist: International competition honors game changing innovations

Babcock Ranch named 2021 Edison Awards finalist: International competition honors game changing innovations

BABCOCK RANCH, FL – Babcock Ranch, America’s first solar-powered town located in Southwest Florida, is among an elite group of finalists for the 2021 Edison Awards – an annual competition honoring the world’s top innovations and innovators. Established in 1987, The Edison Best New Product Awards™ recognizes excellence in new product and service development, marketing, […]

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Fine art, fresh air and fun at the Babcock Ranch Art Show

Fine art, fresh air and fun at the Babcock Ranch Art Show

Guests at the Babcock Ranch Art Show can enjoy fresh air fun while being inspired by the work of more than 50 exceptional juried artists on Saturday, March 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Against the backdrop of beautiful Lake Babcock, the alfresco event in downtown Founder’s Square will showcase watercolor, oil and acrylic […]

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Babcock Ranch posts highest year-over-year increase among RCLCO’s 50 top-selling master-planned communities of 2020

Babcock Ranch posts highest year-over-year increase among RCLCO’s 50 top-selling master-planned communities of 2020

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2021) – Babcock Ranch was named among the county’s 50 top-selling master-planned communities of 2020 by RCLCO Real Estate Advisors, with 540 home sales propelling America’s first solar-powered town to the list’s highest year-over-year increase of 121%. After making its debut in RCLCO’s Top 50 Master Planned Communities July ranking, […]

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Babcock Ranch leads Charlotte, Lee and Collier master planned communities in country’s top 50 list of 2020

Babcock Ranch leads Charlotte, Lee and Collier master planned communities in country’s top 50 list of 2020

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2021) – Babcock Ranch leads the list of best-selling communities in Charlotte, Lee and Collier counties, ranking 34th on John Burns Real Estate Consulting’s list of the 2020’s top 50 master-planned communities in the country. “Babcock Ranch’s home sales exploded this year as it established itself as both a destination […]

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Luke Kenzik named Babcock Ranch Residential Association Community Manager

Luke Kenzik named Babcock Ranch Residential Association Community Manager

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2021) – Luke Kenzik has been named Community Manager of the Babcock Ranch Residential Association. A Florida State University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in economics, Kenzik is a certified manager of community associations, an association management specialist, and a Florida community association manager. Most recently, he served as Community […]

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Babcock Ranch named Master Planned Community of the Year

Babcock Ranch named Master Planned Community of the Year

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2020) – Babcock Ranch was named Master Planned Community of the Year by the Lee Building Industry Association at its 2020 Industry Awards recognizing excellence in marketing, design, construction and sales. Babcock Ranch also earned Pinnacle Awards in three additional developer categories, including Best Newspaper Ad or Insert, Best Corporate […]

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Babcock Ranch Foundation supports Harry Chapin Food Bank

Babcock Ranch Foundation supports Harry Chapin Food Bank

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Dec. 15, 2020) – Babcock Ranch Foundation continues its mission of supporting, enhancing and implementing projects that positively impact many worthy causes in Southwest Florida with a $3,850 donation to Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida. The donation is the result of the Foundation’s match of ticket sale proceeds and donations […]

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Babcock Ranch surpasses 1,000 homes sold milestone: Solar-powered town reports more than 500 new home contracts in 2020

Babcock Ranch surpasses 1,000 homes sold milestone: Solar-powered town reports more than 500 new home contracts in 2020

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (Dec. 9, 2020) – Kitson & Partners announced Babcock Ranch has surpassed the 1,000 homes sold milestone, with 505 year-to-date contracts at America’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31. Encompassing 18,000 acres, with 19,500 planned residences and 6,000,000 square feet of commercial space, […]

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If you haven’t had a chance to visit Babcock Ranch this autumn, sit back and let us bring Babcock Ranch to you!

If you haven’t had a chance to visit Babcock Ranch this autumn, sit back and let us bring Babcock Ranch to you!

This exciting video captures a vibrant view of the burgeoning town that’s rapidly approaching the 1,000 homes sold milestone as buyers discover its hometown charm, commitment to sustainability, and blend of home designs to fit every lifestyle. Join us as we soar over the town’s sparking lakes, nature trails and parks, along with our welcoming […]

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Catch a fun recap from the second annual Babcock Ranch Art Show

Catch a fun recap from the second annual Babcock Ranch Art Show

Last weekend at the second annual Babcock Ranch Art Show, guests enjoyed a day of beautiful artwork in Founder’s Square and delicious fare from the area’s favorite food trucks.  Plans are already in the works for another Art Show in the spring.  In the meantime, catch a fun recap here:

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Syd Kitson named to Gulfshore Life Magazine’s 2020 Men & Women of the Year

Syd Kitson named to Gulfshore Life Magazine’s 2020 Men & Women of the Year

ALONG THE GULFSHORE MEN & WOMEN OF THE YEAR BY GULFSHORE LIFE Every region is defined by the people who populate it. Judging from this year’s class of Men & Women of the Year, Southwest Florida is defined by a unique mix of strivers and achievers all working in some way to make a positive impact […]

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Syd Kitson named to Floridapolitics.com 2020 edition of The INFLUENCE 100: The most influential people in Florida politics

Syd Kitson named to Floridapolitics.com 2020 edition of The INFLUENCE 100: The most influential people in Florida politics

Click here for 2020 Edition of The Influence 100 

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Babcock Ranch featured on Radio France

Babcock Ranch featured on Radio France

Babcock Ranch, America’s first green city to run on solar energy by Benjamin Fontaine published on October 20, 2020  In 2017, a green bubble was born in the heart of Florida. The town of Babcock Ranch rose from the ground to welcome Americans in search of a life closer to nature. Babcock Ranch is powered […]

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