A different approach to Town Making. A place that values connection, engaging with nature, and innovation.
WHAT IS IT LIKE TO LIVE AT BABCOCK RANCH?
Imagine living in a place where neighbors are really neighbors, where the front porch next door is as familiar as your own, and shopkeepers know you by name and greet you with a smile. Imagine a place powered by renewable solar energy where walking and biking are preferred over driving, a place with winding nature trails, locally grown food, expansive green spaces, and long lake views. Welcome to Babcock Ranch. This is a place where your commitment to lifelong learning and personal well-being, and your desire to be fully engaged with nature and every facet of life are shared and celebrated.
WHAT IS LEARNING LIKE AT BABCOCK RANCH?
The social fabric at Babcock Ranch is imbued with a desire to learn, to inspire, and to fulfill unique personal visions and aspirations. Babcock is a haven for talented, educated, curious, and creative people. For the majority, the most appropriate question is not “Why?” Instead, it is “Why not?” They are well-read, environmentally mindful, prone to openness, and the pursuit of personal and digital connectivity. An exchange of ideas is welcomed. For many, their insatiable curiosity is reflected in their entrepreneurial spirit, their commitment to volunteerism, and their personal sense of responsibility to the community.
WHAT IS IT LIKE TO WORK AT BABCOCK RANCH?
Downtown Babcock Ranch offers a rich environment for retailers and professionals. By design, downtown serves as the social, cultural, and economic hub of the community. Specialty shops, markets, restaurants, and galleries serve those who live throughout Babcock, as well as the professionals working in downtown’s office buildings, wellness center, and schools. While residents of the outlying villages and hamlets value and patronize downtown Babcock, they are also served by retailers, office space, and neighborhood centers of their own. This Town and Country approach to both lifestyle and commerce promotes job creation and a more intimate vendor/patron relationship that values loyalty and mutual support. Businesses and residents who work from home benefit from the tremendous bandwidth provided by a fully wired community that is at the forefront in its telecommunications capabilities and worldwide connectivity.
WHAT IS THERE TO DO AT BABCOCK RANCH?
A day at Babcock Ranch could look like this. Take the dog for an early morning walk. Share a moment with your neighbors on the neighborhood green. Ride your bike to town for your daily workout. Grab a cup to go at the coffee shop and savor a moment at downtown’s lakefront park. Stop by the produce market and bakery on the way home. Have lunch in town. Visit the gallery to see what’s new. Take a golden hour bike ride on Babcock’s nature trails. Enjoy a concert at the downtown park followed by fine dining at a lakefront eatery. Celebrate the moon rising over the lake. Enjoy the warmth of your backyard fire pit and the endless stars overhead. Fall asleep with a smile.