Lakeside Preserve in LakelandAre you looking for a new home in Lakeland offering the best of Central Florida living – A beautiful (and convenient) location, an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, and luxurious new homes with modern layouts and sought-after features?

We welcome you to Lakeside Preserve, an exciting neighborhood of new homes for sale in south Lakeland off Pipkin Road, convenient to entertainment, shopping, and major roadways. Whether you are employed in downtown Lakeland, the Tampa area, or east Polk County, it’s an ideal location to call home thanks to its close proximity to the Polk Parkway along with shopping, dining, and activities.

Shop More, Eat More

Lakeside Preserve is located just across the Parkway from popular Lakeside Village, an outdoor shopping center with plenty of retail and restaurants including stores such as Kirkland’s, Kohl’s, and Bed, Bath & Beyond, as well as delectable dining establishments like GrillSmith, Pizzeria Valdiano, and Abuelo’s.

Also nearby sits Merchants Walk, a shopping center offering popular eateries such as Texas Roadhouse, Keke’s Breakfast Café, and Firehouse Subs, as well as retail therapy at popular shops including Marshalls, Ulta, Ross, and Hobby Lobby.

Life’s daily necessities are never far from home with both a Publix Super Market and Target just minutes away from your new home at Lakeside Preserve. In addition, you can quickly access a multitude of additional shopping, dining and more along nearby South Florida Avenue as well as in Downtown Lakeland, which is just five miles away.

Entertainment and Activities

From outdoor recreation to indoor activities for rainy afternoons, there are numerous options for entertainment available nearby. Golf enthusiasts will love the access to many courses in the area, such as the award-winning Cleveland Heights Golf Course, Grasslands Golf & Country Club, and The Club at Eaglebrooke.

Date night entertainment is also close to home. Catch a show at the Silver Moon Drive-in Theater, Cobb Lakeside 18 & IMAX Theatre, or Polk Theatre. The RP Funding Center, less than five miles away, is home to year-round events, shows, and concerts. Or, grab a drink at The Brass Tap at Lakeside Village, or Swan Brewing, Frescos, Patio850, or Red Door Wine Market in the downtown area.

On beautiful days, there are are an abundance of recreations opportunities to get outside and run, walk, or play your way to your fitness goals. You won’t even have to leave the neighborhood – Future amenities within Lakeside Preserve include a walking trail, along with covered pavilions, charcoal grills, and a fire pit for gathering with family, friends, and neighbors. Close to home, you will also find Peterson Park, with a beautiful boardwalk through the trees surrounding a small lake. Loyce E. Harpe Park is nearby, with an abundance of athletic fields, a mountain biking trail, hiking trails, disc golf course, fishing, and Diogi Dog Park.

You’ll also love the nearby indoor recreation facilities includingthe Lakeland Family YMCA and the City of Lakeland’s Kelly Recreation Complex for recreational activities, sports and fitness classes.

Luxurious New Homes for Sale in Lakeland, FL

Lakeside Preserve nature areasLakeside Preserve is a gated community of luxurious new homes priced from the $260’s. Here, you’ll enjoy privacy with home sites averaging 70 feet in width, while open space, ponds, and towering trees providing beautiful views and backyard privacy to select home sites. And, as we mentioned above, future community amenities include walking trails, covered pavilions, benches, charcoal grills, and a fire pit with a seating wall, creating a park-like setting just steps from your new home!

These beautiful houses for sale in Lakeland offer 1,878 to 3,315 square feet of living space with desirable features such as open living space, a gourmet kitchen, and a spacious owner’s suite. With more than 10 unique home plans to choose from, options range from three- to six-bedrooms and up to three-and-a-half bathrooms, as well as a two- or three-car garage and outdoor living space on your covered lanai or front porch.

Willow II with Loft model home in LakelandEvery home at Lakeside Preserve includes luxurious features inside and out, such as Samsung stainless steel appliances, 18” x 18” ceramic tile flooring, 36” staggered birch wood kitchen cabinets with crown moulding, 5-1/4″ baseboards, decorative bathroom wall tile, and so much more. In  adding, your new home includes energy-saving features such as LED recessed lighting, double-pane Low-E windows, and a 14 SEER heat pump with programmable thermostat.

Perhaps best of all, when you building your dream home in Lakeland at Lakeside Preserve, you will work with a professional designer at the Highland Homes Personal Selection Studio to choose features and finishes to personalize your new home to meet your style and needs.

If you’re ready to own a new construction home in Lakeland, now is your opportunity! Become one of the first new homeowners at Lakeside Preserve by contacting our Lakeland New Home Specialists at 863-868-9408, emailing us, or visiting the community’s Information Center, which is open daily!