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Neighborhood news

The latest development: Palmetto Cove

Published February 2, 2007


Location: Off County Road 579 Mango Road, about a half mile south of Interstate 4.

Developer: KB Home

Description: 62 townhouses in two-story buildings containing four and six units each. Square footages will range from 1,274 to 1,629. Floor plans will include two or three bedrooms with two to three bathrooms.

Price: $181,990 to $203,990

Amenities: Wired for security system and high-speed Internet access; Roman tub and separate shower in bathrooms; covered patios; pool with cabana; walking trail.

What they're saying: "The Mango Ridge home buyer will be pleased to discover that the same features that are typically offered in single-family homes such as open family rooms, large master bedrooms and walk-in closets are also available in (these) new KB townhomes," said KB Home spokesperson Cara Kane.

Timeline: Construction is scheduled to begin by early March. Model homes opened in late January. Construction completion dates will depend on sales.

Move-in date: Upon completion of construction.

For information: Call the Mango Ridge sales center at (813) 672-8674, or visit

Michael Canning, Times correspondent. The Latest Development features a new residential or commercial project. To suggest a project, e-mail

[Last modified February 1, 2007, 07:29:50]

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