Introducing SeaFlower, Florida: A New Coastal Haven

Issa Homes announced it has been selected as one of the homebuilders in SeaFlower, a new coastal community in West Bradenton, Florida. Spanning 1,175 acres of former agricultural land, SeaFlower aims to redefine coastal living with its unique blend of historical charm and modern amenities.

SeaFlower Florida Community Overview

SeaFlower, inspired by old Florida coastal towns, will feature a walkable, vibrant community connected by the water. “At SeaFlower, we’re crafting more than just residences; we’re cultivating a true regional destination and laying the foundation for a connected community,” says Edward Hill of Lake Flores Land Company.

First Phase Includes:

  • 1,700 residential units
  • 250 hotel rooms
  • 350,000 square feet of office and retail space

Location Highlights

Strategically located along Bradenton’s coastal mainland, SeaFlower offers exceptional access to Sarasota Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, award-winning beaches, and nearby marinas.

Nearby Attractions:

  • Anna Maria Island: 3 miles
  • Longboat Key, St. Armand’s Circle, and neighboring barrier islands
  • Downtown Bradenton and Sarasota
  • Sarasota Bradenton International Airport

Issa Homes in SeaFlower

Issa Homes joins other top builders, including Cardel Homes, David Weekley Homes, M/I Homes, and Pulte Homes. SeaFlower’s architectural styles include Coastal, Craftsman, West Indies and Transitional Farmhouse designs.

Issa Homes at a Glance

  • Celebrating over 50 years of building in Florida’s premier communities
  • More than 1,600 residences and commercial projects built
  • Renowned for architecturally correct homes with nearly 100% homeowner approval ratings
  • Founded by Francis Issa
  • Don Hempel, a partner since 1986, current President and Partner/Owner

Issa Homes is building luxury homes in Lake Nona Golf and Country Club, Harbour Isle, Disney’s Golden Oak, and SeaFlower. 

“It’s exciting to be reunited with Weston’s original development and marketing teams as we come full circle with SeaFlower. Their unique abilities in developing communities large and small will ensure the success of SeaFlower, their newest endeavor,” said Don Hempel. 

SeaFlower Amenities

At the heart of the first phase is Lake Flores, with a lakefront resident-only amenity center.

SeaFlower Amenities Include:

  • Lakeside Amenity Campus
    • Clubhouse with gathering spaces
    • Resort-style pool with lap lanes
    • Fitness Center
    • Meeting Hall
    • Event Lawn
    • Pickleball Courts
    • Children’s Play Area
  • A multi-modal trail for walking, biking, and golf carts
  • Village Square with a grocer, retail shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues

SeaFlower promises a lifestyle with vibrant streetscapes, welcoming front porches, and inviting public spaces.

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