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North River Ranch Is Recognized with Silver Award in the National Association of Home Builders’ 2022 Awards Ceremony

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Sarasota, Fla. — (Feb. 14, 2022) — Neal Land & Neighborhoods’ flagship community in Parrish, North River Ranch, was recognized as one of the 2022 Silver Award winners during the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) prestigious new home sales and marketing awards event. Known as The Nationals, the awards event took place on Tuesday, February 8, during the International Builders Show in Orlando.

Started in 1982 as the Institute of Residential Marketing, The Nationals award program continues to recognize superior new home sales and marketing achievements.  With 61 categories across various disciplines of the new home industry, the awards honor excellence in product and community design, advertising, marketing and sales achievements by individuals and sales teams.

North River Ranch was honored with the Silver Award in the Best Email Marketing/Web Banners/Media Ads category. Silver Award winners are the top vote recipients in each category and are the finalists for the Gold Award.

“It’s an honor to be recognized among the best of the best, especially as North River Ranch is a new community and this is our first year entering awards,” said John A. Neal, president of Neal Land & Neighborhoods. “We pride ourselves in providing the highest level of support for our homebuyers and builder customers, and we have a talented marketing team that diligently works on these efforts.”

Neal Land & Neighborhoods, a Manatee and Sarasota-based master-planned community developer, announced the attainment of its annual sales goals, earlier this year – the company reached 350 homes sales in early November of 2021. The momentum continued with an additional 39 new construction sales in the final 6 weeks of the year. Prices for homes in North River Ranch currently range from the $300s to $800s, with average sales prices ranging from $289,000 to $600,000 depending on the builder.

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About North River Ranch

North River Ranch is the flagship master-planned community for Neal Land & Neighborhoods, strategically positioned and carefully planned to evolve to meet the needs of tomorrow’s families and active adults. It’s a fresh approach to development in southwest Florida unlike anything in the market today.

About Neal Land & Neighborhoods

Neal Land & Neighborhoods is a Manatee and Sarasota, Florida-based community and master land planning and development organization led by John A. Neal. The company incorporates smart master-planning and public infrastructure solutions to create the next level of elite community planning in Southwest Florida. By working with carefully selected new home builders, Neal Land & Neighborhoods aims to establish thriving, sustainable, livable, and ecologically sensitive communities throughout Manatee, Sarasota, and Hillsborough counties. Neal Land & Neighborhoods currently owns or controls several thousand acres of land entitled for more than 9,000 future residential homes and the supporting mixed-use commercial and retail. For additional information, visit