A Lennar home at Little Harbor.
A Lennar home at Little Harbor.

In late August, Lennar opened its model homes for a new Florida community at Little Harbor, Ruskin, according The Observer News' Penny Fletcher.

The developer recently paid $17 million for 190 home sites with 183 still available.

Seven luxury homes were previously built by Bahia Sun, a prior developer.

The site has had a checkered history over the past decade.

The community began in 2005 during the economic boom but slowed around 2007 and in 2009, the site was foreclosed on by the lenders.

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