July 12, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

Welcome to the BABCOCK NEIGHBORHOOD SCHOOL

Babcock Ranch’s ‘dream school’ welcomes students this August

MICHELE BAUBLIS’ THREE SONS, AS WELL AS THE other 153 students enrolled in the inaugural class at Babcock Neighborhood School, will learn about solar energy, experience Florida’s natural ecosystems and discover the early history of Southwest Flo More...

Babcock Ranch: Southwest Florida’s most interesting city

Jennifer Languell has spent much of her professional life teaching builders, developers and businesses about green building and sustainable design. As part of the team at Babcock Ranch, Dr. More...

Business News

Babcock’s market, café, and ice cream shop will cater to all

A community marketplace designed to become a vibrant, bustling intersection of food, drink, business and socializing on almost 9,000 square feet is set to open in Founder’s Square in August. More...

BABCOCK TECHNOLOGY

Babcock Ranch amps up its tech with new Apps

Want to know the name of that unusual tree along the Sunset Trail? There’s an app for that. Need to make reservations on the patio at Table & Tap? There’s an app for that, too. Trying to find your dream home or news at Babcock Ranch? More...

Rustic Lake House in Lake Timber

With its rustic exposed timbers, stone-clad accents and multiple pitched roof-lines, the Lake House at Babcock Ranch not only makes a dramatic statement as the first building residents and visitors see, it also embodies town founders’ emphasis on sus More...

Outdoors

Rent a bike at Babcock with your smartphone

Your next or perhaps first Babcock Ranch bicycle ride is a mere app away. More...

Bike it, hike it, however you like it: Babcock Ranch has a trail for you

Visitors are already hitting the trails at Babcock Ranch. So, too, are Amanda Staerker and other onsite employees of Kitson & Partners, which is developing the sustainable community with more than 50 miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails. More...

Real Estate News

MEET THE BUILDER

Ken Fox of Fox Premier Builders

Ken Fox, the founder and principal of Fox Premier Builders, seems to be a little like his namesake animal — quick and often on the move. More...

Castle Harbour Homes starts its first model in Babcock Ranch

Fort Myers-based Castle Harbour Homes has begun construction of its first furnished model homes in the Lake Timber neighborhood at Babcock Ranch. The award-winning homebuilder will begin construction of a second model in July. More...

Lennar joins list of Babcock builders; offers affordably priced homes

If you’ve been intrigued by the idea of living in the world’s first solar-powered, fully fiber-optic town nestled into a nature preserve, but you aren’t someone who can afford a new home in the semi-custom price bracket, here’s some good news. More...

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MEET THE PROFESSIONALS

It’s all about the lifestyle for Mike Serfozo

Mike Serfozo recalls what life was like for him as a boy in Newark, Ohio, in the 1960s.  Those memories fuel Mr. Serfozo’s visions into what life will be like in Babcock Ranch, where he manages the Curry Creek Outfitters store.  More...

Fabulous sunsets at Babcock Ranch

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Public services and storm safety being put in place at Babcock

As Founder’s Square comes to life with new buildings and businesses, and planners look ahead to the arrival of the town’s first residents, they are instituting public safety measures, including police, fire and storm protection. More...

Community

Babcock Ranch’s community gardens let you grow your own

Babcock Ranch’s first community garden is a short walk from the back door of Table & Tap, the town restaurant nestled in Founder’s Square and operated by executive chef David Rashty.  More...

DRIVING DISTANCES FROM BABCOCK RANCH

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Arts and Entertainment News

BABCOCK RANCH EVENTS

FITNESS   All classes are for anyone and, unless stated otherwise, are free. Classes are outside, either under the band shell or shade structure in the Downtown District. For information and class times call (888) 659-7488.   More...