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There’s a Master Planned Community just north of Tampa where people are truly connected to the "wonders of nature, strength of community and legacy of home." Where neighborhoods come alive around parks, trails, an array of amenities and activities bring new neighbors and friends together. Calendar of Events 2020

I am thrilled to tell you that Starkey Ranch is named among the 50 top-selling master-planned communities in the nation, as well as #1 in Tampa Bay.

On over 2,400 acres adjacent to the Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Preserve, residents enjoy parks, lakes, open spaces, a variety of wildlife and an unrivaled trail system. All this along with amenities that are above what the other local neighborhoods offer, great schools and a year-round events calendar. There’s even a full-time Lifestyle Team creating fun, unique programs for people of all ages. Events Calendar 2020

It’s no wonder more and more families are calling Starkey Ranch home! 

Schedule your appointment to view Starkey Ranch homes for sale. We will help you navigate the building process or help you find a lightly loved home in Starkey Ranch. 

Let's meet at the Welcome Center: 2500 Heart Pine Avenue Odessa, FL 33556 and tour all that Starkey Ranch has to offer. 

Take to the sky in this arial video provided by @StarkeyRanch Arial Video of The Ranch

Benefits of a CDD

Monday July 21, 2014 

"Starkey Ranch is envisioned to be a beautiful, well-maintained community not only when it opens but for years to come. To fulfill that vision, a Community Development District (CDD) has been established to finance and professionally maintain amenities, common areas, and major infrastructure such as main roads and storm water facilities.

A Community Development District raises capital for construction of new communities through the issuance of municipal bonds that are retired over time through property taxes paid by residents. This is advantageous for residents in three ways—services and facilities are usually available early in the life of the community, the cost of capital is lower than a developer would typically have to pay, and the full cost of building infrastructure is spread out rather than paid up front as part of the lot price. A CDD provides residents with financial safeguards not available in a typical homeowners association structure.

 The CDD is a legal entity controlled by a five-member board of supervisors initially elected by the landowners within the district. They in turn hire a district manager to be responsible for the daily operations of the CDD. After six years, control begins to transition to the residents who vote for board members during regular County elections.

CDD operations and maintenance costs are set annually by the governing board and are billed on the property tax statement, in addition to other county and local governmental taxes as provided by law." - Starkey Ranch 


3 Beds 2 Baths Esplanade/Starkey Ranch Ph 1 SubDv. 33556 Zip Code
Esplanade at Starkey Ranch is a gated luxury resort style community with an amazing spa/ clubhouse. This villa home was custom built in December of 2017. This Taylor Morrison built single family, villa style Home features 3 bedrooms & 2 full bathrooms plus flex room. Walk through the front door into the open floor plan with great room to your left & gorgeous kitchen to your right. Kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, closet pantry, beautiful backsplash plus separate dining room. Master retreat features en-suite bathroom with dual sinks, large walk in shower, private water closet plus very large walk in closet with custom built ins. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a full bathroom. Laundry room includes laundry tub and plenty of extra cabinetry for storage. Separate flex room makes a perfect office. Enjoy outdoor Florida living on the extended screened lanai with beautiful pavers. This outdoor space is perfect for entertaining or relaxing and enjoying your backyard. Don't miss out on this one of a kind home! Available to Esplanade residents ONLY are private amenities including a resort-style pool, dog park, fire pit, formal events lawn, and sport courts. A beautifully appointed resort amenity center with approximately 6,000 square feet features a fitness center, catering kitchen, billiard/card room, club/craft room, and a common room. An on-site Lifestyle Manager is on hand to interact with residents and coordinate special activities, parties and events. Starkey Ranch is one of the nation’s 50 top-selling master-planned communities and the leading community in Tampa Bay for the third year in a row. In addition to the Esplanade only amenities, Starkey Ranch offers even more.

11600 Callisia Drive, Odessa

Listing courtesy of FUTURE HOME REALTY INC.