Englewood is a thriving waterfront community located on Lemon Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Situated at the southern end of Sarasota County and the Western side of Charlotte County, the town straddles the county line. There are 15,095 residents (2019) in Englewood, miles of unspoiled beaches, boating, sailing, and world-class fishing in Lemon Bay and Stump Pass. Much of the areas’ housing is in close proximity to the water. DMI Home Builders can help you build your Florida Dream Home in Englewood, “The Gem of the Suncoast”.
Englewood is divided into a variety of waterfront and non-waterfront neighborhoods. Some of the more well-known neighborhoods are Olde Englewood, Manasota Key, East Englewood, 5 separate Rotonda West communities, Placida, Grove City, Cape Haze, Gulf Cove/South Gulf Cove, Little Gasparilla Island, Knight Island (aka Palm Island), and Boca Grande.
Breathtaking gulf views, water sports, quaint shops, and exploring some of Florida’s most notable cultural and artistic events are what put Englewood on the map. The courageous may enjoy spending the day parasailing over the Gulf of Mexico, while the adventurous may visit one of Englewood’s many biking and hiking trails. The area is home to 11 beautiful golf courses, with the majority being open to the public year-round. Sportfishing is also a top activity in the Englewood area; from backwater flats fishing to world-class Tarpon fishing, this area has plenty to offer for all. The Lemon Bay Playhouse, located on historic Dearborn Street, provides live community theater year-round. Renowned eateries offer Florida seafood and fine southern cuisine.
Numerous parks can be found in the Englewood area. Ann Dever Memorial Regional Park, Lemon Bay Park and Nature Center, and Cedar Point Environmental Park highlight a few of the most recognized of the community. Many of the parks offer canoeing, kayaking, fishing, nature preserves, environmental centers, and more.
DMI Home Builders can build your new home in Englewood or any of the communities located within Charlotte County, including the communities of Port Charlotte, Rotonda West, South Gulf Cove, Deep Creek, and Burnt Store. There are hundreds of vacant home sites to choose from (on and off-water) and most are priced low making your Florida Dream Home even more affordable.