The Manatee and Sarasota Counties 2019 Parade of Homes was a massive success for Lee Wetherington Homes. We’re proud to announce that we won three of the coveted “Best Overall” awards, solidifying our position as one of the premier home builders in all of Florida.

The kitchen of the Magnolia model located in River Wilderness at Cypress Glen.

Not only did LWH win three “Best Overall” awards, but one of them went to our brand new Magnolia model in Cypress Glen at River Wilderness. This luxurious home also won “Best Kitchen,” “Best Floorplan” and “Best Architectural Detail” in its price category, as well as the prized “Overall Green Award,” which is only given to the most environmentally-friendly home.

Click here to learn more about our brand new Magnolia model, then visit Cypress Glen at River Wilderness to experience firsthand all that this award-winning home has to offer.

21 Awards in Total

In addition to the “Best Overall” award for the Magnolia model, the San Mateo model in The Lake Club at Lakewood Ranch won “Best Overall” and “Best Pool” for the second year in a row, as well as “Best Curb Appeal,” “Best Kitchen,” “Best Architectural Detail” and the prestigious “Green Award.”

The third “Best Overall” award went to the spacious Windward model at The Islands on the Manatee River, which also took home awards for “Best Architectural Detail,” “Best Floorplan” and “Best Kitchen.” For the second straight year, the Windward also won “Best Pool” in its price category.

The Lee Wetherington Homes’ team earned multiple awards at the 2019 Parade of Homes awards event.

LakeHouse Cove at Lakewood Ranch had its share of award-winning models as well. While the Nautica won “Best Curb Appeal,” “Best primary bedroom” and the “Green Award,” the Fairwater won “Best Kitchen” and “Best Pool.”


Tour These Award-Winning Models

All of these award-winning models are available for tours in their respective communities. Simply click here for a list of model locations and directions, then visit the community that best fits your needs.

Windward Model at The Islands on the Manatee River.
The living room of the Windward model located at The Islands on the Manatee River.
San Mateo Model Kitchen.
The kitchen of the San Mateo model located in The Lake Club at Lakewood Ranch.