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Distance Classic showcases community trails

On April 29, Starkey Ranch was host to nearly 500 participants in the 2017 Distance Classic, a combination of our 5K and 10K races that took runners through the beautiful trails of the community.

A Visit from the Starkeys

Jay B Starkey, Jr., and his wife Marsha paid a visit to Starkey Ranch today with about 20 friends from St. Petersburg. Welcome Center manager Jane Branham greeted the group and gave them a community update.

Lights, Camera, Action at Starkey Ranch

Our talent scouts tapped several Starkey Ranch residents for cameo roles in our first-ever TV commercial, now airing on Good Morning Tampa Bay, and select cable networks including HGTV. Life really has taken root in our community, with more than 150 families already living here and an average of four more moving in each week. We’re proud to show our success to viewers throughout the Tampa Bay area.

Townhomes Make a Debut

If you’re looking for easy living, you’ll love the Whitfield Park Townhomes by M/I Homes. The first building is now complete and you can see all four floorplans, including one furnished model home.

Five-Star School Pride

All three public schools to which Starkey Ranch students are assigned for the 2017-18 school year have earned Five-Star Schools status, as announced by the Florida Department of Education in January. Odessa Elementary School, River Ridge Middle School and River Ridge High School each earned the distinction which recognizes exemplary levels of family and community involvement in the schools. River Ridge is the only middle school in Pasco County on this year’s list.

From Realtor to Resident

Falling in love with Starkey Ranch is easy to do. Just ask some of the Realtors who brought clients to see the community and ended up buying new homes for themselves.

Ho-Ho Hoedown launched the holiday season

December 9th was a magical evening at Starkey Ranch as we threw our first Ho-Ho Hoedown for about 1,500 guests. Santa arrived by golf cart and was joined by The Grinch, Anna and Elsa, and a very tall and lovely elf.

7,000 kids of all ages attend Touch-a-Truck event

On Friday, November 5th, more than 7,000 kids of all ages descended on Starkey Ranch to take part in our first Touch-a-Truck event. The big attraction was the chance to sit in, play with, and learn about the more than 90 vehicles that ran the gamut from construction trucks and school buses to police cars and golf carts.

Pulte Homes now selling in Homestead Park neighborhood

Pulte Homes has begun pre-construction sales of homes in our newest neighborhood village, Homestead Park. Pulte is offering three series of homes with a total of 15 plans available. Prices start in the upper $200s and homes range from 1,980 to more than 4,200 square feet.

Construction to begin on Cunningham Park Amenities

The Starkey Ranch community is designed to connect neighbors with nature and with each other. And at the very center of the 2,500-acre community, work is about to begin on an amenity that is focused on a wide offering of fitness and outdoor recreation.

M/I Homes to build townhomes in Starkey Ranch

M/I Homes will build an enclave of 61 luxury townhomes in the Whitfield Park neighborhood, ranging from 1,691 to 1,851 square feet. Home sales will begin in September and models will be ready by late fall.

Starkey Ranch earns top ASLA Award

The Florida Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) will award its highest possible distinction, the 2016 Award of Excellence, to Starkey Ranch and its landscape architecture firm Dix.Hite+Partners.

Starkey Ranch earns top statewide award

Starkey Ranch has received the top award for Florida Friendly Landscaping from the Florida Communities of Excellence Awards. The community was also a finalist for the Best Community Video award.

Eight new model homes now open

Starkey Ranch is experiencing a growth spurt in May, as we celebrate the opening of eight new model homes in two neighborhoods, including the grand opening of Taylor Morrison’s Esplanade at Starkey Ranch.