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Heron Creek Overview

Single Family Homes in Palmetto, FL

Heron Creek is a small intimate community located just over one mile from both l-275 & I-75 in Palmetto, Florida, meaning Heron Creek is conveniently located within 30 minutes to St.Petersburg, Sarasota, Tampa & Ana Maria Island.

Picturesque Lots, No CDD Fees and Stylish Homes Grace Heron Creek...

Why settle for less? Many of our homesites in Phase 2 of Heron Creek are either water or preserve lots.  Our homes in Heron Creek include standard features that are upgrades at many other communities. Beautiful Gourmet Kitchens with Granite Counters make the heart of the home a showplace for the chef. Extensive Tile Floors, Crown Molding and Brick Paver Driveways all welcome our residents home with luxury touches. All these amenities along with the lowest HOA fees in the area, no CDD fees and the perfect location combine to make Heron Creek one of our most sought after communities. 

What's Nearby...

If you enjoy beautiful beaches, sparkling waterways and championship golf courses, this area may be the perfect fit for you. The Manatee/Sarasota County area is bustling with great shopping, restaurants, outdoor activities and of course world-class beaches.


You are a short 30 minute trip to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world! The beautiful gulf beaches of Siesta Key and St. Petersburg were rated the second and seventh best beaches in the United States by TripAdvisor's Users in 2018.  Siesta Beach is part of the 8 mile stretch of beautiful white sand beaches known as Siesta Key. Its gorgeous pure quartz sand beaches mixed with blue-green water, picnic pavilions and sand volleyball creates a breath taking picture. Treasure Island in St. Petersburg is a long, undeveloped, stretch of beach on a barrier island with nearly four miles of gulf beachfront that will sure to please the entire family. Off of the beach, the Corey Avenue district offers a variety of funky specialty shops, galleries, restaurants and more to keep you busy for the afternoon or well into the late night hours.   Also nearby is Anna Maria Island, a favorite beach of the locals that features beautiful turquoise waters and white sandy beaches. High rise condos and fast food restaurants are pleasantly absent from what many call "My island in the sun".


The Bradenton area of Manatee County offers Florida's version of Fenway Park, LECOM Park.  With Spanish Mission style architectures LECOM Park offers nostalgic charm for an afternoon at the ballpark.  LECOM is the Spring training camp home of the Pittsburgh Pirates and minor league team, Bradenton Marauders. Also, in Bradenton, there are plenty of dining options on Manatee Ave, overlooking the Manatee River. The redeveloped Riverwalk, aquariums, museums and libraries are all nearby. The area also features the Robinson Nature Preserve, the South Florida Museum and Bishop Planetarium.


All of these activities are conveniently located within Manatee County. There are also many parks in and around the area to enjoy canoeing, kayaking, fishing or exploring nature. Did you know that Manatee County offers the state-of-the-art G.T. Bray Recreation Center? It is is located in your own backyard and includes access to an Olympic size pool, kiddie pool and splash pad, fitness center, exercise classes, teen center, tennis hard courts, racquetball, and the use of the gym to play basketball, volleyball, badminton, pickleball, and cornhole.


The Sarasota area features the Ringling campus featuring the Ringling Circus museum, a fine art museum and the Ca d' Zan, a Mediterranean Revival residence filled with incredible architectural details and works of art. You can spend a day or a few hours at the museums. Culture is a big part of life in Sarasota as it is known for its numerous performing arts centers and thriving art galleries. The area has all of the shopping that you could ask for. In Sarasota, you will find the shopping district known as University Towne Center. All the big box stores are at your disposal here such as: Best Buy, Home Depot, Kohl's, Target and Publix. You can also satisfy your need for style with fashion-forward stores like Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom Rack, Dillards and Macy's. Dining options of all types can also be found in this area, from casual family dining to an elegant night out for two.

Whether you are looking for a new home or a move-in ready home, Jason and Michael Sink & Jo-Lee Mansfield are here to help! Leverage our knowledge and experience to learn more about building the home of your dreams in the beautiful Heron Creek neighborhood.

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The Drexel Decorated Model
3521 76th St E
Palmetto FL 34221

Contact Us
Jason - Internet Concierge
(866) 577-3697

On-Site Sales Representative
Michael Sink & Jo-Lee Mansfield

Available Floor Plans

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Homes Ready Now

Ready to build new in Heron Creek but can't wait to move into a brand new Maronda Home? With over 40 years of experience, Maronda Homes has been perfecting new home construction of award-winning dream homes at a price you can afford. Don't buy a used home in Palmetto, FL when you can build new new with Maronda!

  • The Ashton - Elevation A

    Ready Mar 2019 Lot: LOT 5

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  • The Drexel - Elevation A

    Ready Feb 2019 Lot: LOT 33

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Community Map

Are you looking for an available lot in Palmetto, FL for new home construction? Take the next step in building your dreams in the Heron Creek residential new home community by Maronda Homes. Home sites are packaged for new Single Family Homes designs starting from the $241's. Get started today and build the home of your dreams in the locations you love... Questions? Ask Jason!

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Local Schools

Learn about Manatee public and private preschools, elementary, middle, and high schools located in the Maronda Homes Heron Creek community in Palmetto, FL.

School Name Grades Address Type Enrollment Distance
Buffalo Creek Middle School
6-8 7320 69th Street East, Palmetto, FL 34221 Public 1,009 2.42 mi
James Tillman Elementary Magnet School
PK-5 1415 29th Street East, Palmetto, FL 34221 Public 547 3.30 mi
Palmetto High School
9-12 1200 17th Street West, Palmetto, FL 34221 Public 2,207 4.75 mi
Orange Ridge-Bullock Elementary School
PK-5 515 13th Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205 Public 540 7.03 mi
Educational Harbor Christian School PK-12 512 61st St. East, Palmetto, FL 34221 Private 34 2.15 mi
Tabernacle Christian School 1-11 1218 7th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34208 Private 23 6.28 mi
The Learning Preparatory Group 3-12 202 13th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34208 Private 23 6.92 mi
Imagine Charter School At North Manatee PK-8 9275 49th Avenue East, Palmetto, FL 34221 Charter 604 1.36 mi
Palmetto Charter School PK-8 1607 17th Street West, Palmetto, FL 34221 Charter 363 5.14 mi

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