Shearwater features distinct regional styles and carefully crafted architectural details enrich the streetscape and create inviting neighborhoods. Here you will find an array of new homes in St. Johns County that fit a variety of lifestyles created by an elite group of home builders.

What I love most about Shearwater is the amazing entry! If you love water features and beauty, you’ll love driving through daily! The amenities here are also world class and welcoming! Many builders and communities are located within Shearwater; if you think this may be your next move, please call or email! I would love to chat more about your search and help with the process!

From architectural styles and building materials to landscaping and decorative elements, homes in Shearwater will convey a simple elegance and sense of community. Front porches, walkways and courtyards bring neighbors together. Shearwater offers the best in contemporary design, open floorplans, and desirable options. The emphasis will be on timeless style, from Florida Bungalow and Spanish Craftsman to Coastal Traditional and Florida Farmhouse design. Varied options for colors, materials, fencing, exterior lighting, and landscaping encourage individuality while maintaining harmonious streetscapes.

Homes will range in size from 1,637 square feet to over 4,000 square feet, with 3 to 5 bedrooms, in one and two-story models. To reinforce the sense of community, homes will respect lot sizes rather than compete with each other for status. Semi-custom homes will be available in select neighborhoods.


From the Mid $200,000’s

Homes range in size from approx. 1,637-2,862 sq. ft., 2-5 bedrooms, with 2-4 baths.

The nation’s largest privately-held builder will be offering their distinctive collection of Imagination and Designer series homes situated on 40-, 50-, and 60-foot homesites. You can choose from an impressive selection of models that are perfectly suited for the Shearwater lifestyle.


Single Family Homes from the $280,000’s
Homes range in size from approx. 1,862-2,956 sq. ft., 2-7 bedrooms, 2-4 bathrooms

Townhomes from the $240,990’s
Townhomes range in size from approx. 1,627-1,935 sq. ft., 2-3 bedrooms, 2-2.5 bathrooms

Dream Finders Homes is a private, national home builder dedicated to building the highest quality constructed homes at the most affordable prices. Dream Finders prides itself on offering transparency in the home building process. As a privately owned company, Dream Finders Homes has a commitment to deliver to you, our customer, the highest standard in new home construction practices, the use of superior building products, the ability to personalize your home so it’s “built to fit your lifestyle” and one-on-one customer service, all while simultaneously achieving the best value at every price point! Whether you’re a first-time buyer, looking for a larger home or downsizing, Dream Finders has the perfect plan for you. It’s all about YOU! If it’s important to you… it’s important to us! That is the Dream Finders difference.


From the High $200,000’s

Homes range in size from approx. 1,868-2,695 sq. ft., 3-4 bedrooms, with 2-3.5 baths.

Offering their signature Everything’s Included® homes on 50-foot homesites, Lennar’s brand-new home designs, created specifically for the Shearwater lifestyle, feature an array of interior and exterior designer upgrades, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, 42″ cabinets, paver driveways, and more.


From the Mid $400,000’s

Homes range in size from approx. 2,985-4,150 sq. ft., 4-5 bedrooms, with 3-4 baths.

One of North Florida’s elite homebuilders, MasterCraft Builder Group is offering beautifully designed semi-custom homes on 70-foot homesites in The Trails neighborhood of Shearwater. Both one and two-story plans back to a preserve and/or a large lake.


From the Mid $400,000’s

Homes range in size from approx. 3,250-4,000 sq. ft., 3-4 bedrooms, with 2-3 baths.

Family-owned and operated for over 90 years, Drees Homes works with one goal in mind—to build the best for their customers. Drees Homes features all the essentials in simple, convenient layouts with generous customization options. Choices include open family room and kitchen, first floor owner’s suites, studies, bonus rooms, game rooms and outdoor living areas set on 80-foot lots within the only gated community in Shearwater.


From the High $300,000’s

Homes range in size from approx. 2,306 – 3,389 sq. ft., 4-6 bedrooms, with 2½-4½ baths.

Toll Brothers, an award-winning Fortune 500 company founded in 1967, embraces a dedicated commitment to quality and customer service. Since 1967 we’ve been creating luxury communities in the best locations across the country. Toll Brothers is currently building nationwide and is a publicly owned company whose stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:TOL). For five years in a row, Toll Brothers has been ranked the #1 Home Builder Worldwide on the Fortune magazine “World’s Most Admired Companies®” list.


From the Mid $200,000’s

Homes range in size from approx. 1,574 – 1,817 sq. ft., 3 bedrooms, with 2-2½ baths.

The nation’s largest privately-held builder offers a distinct collection of 1 and 2-story Townhomes homes, each one with a 2-car garage and captivating views within Shearwater, the area’s premier master-plan development.


Imagine a peaceful sanctuary where you leave the stress of the day behind, connect with nature, revitalize your soul, and enjoy what truly matters. Shearwater, a unique community in St. Johns County, Florida, offers a remarkable array of amenities which you’ll be delighted to come home to.

Residents enjoy a full calendar of community events and holiday festivities. Imagine camping out under the stars with neighbors and friends telling stories around the fire at Shearwater’s S’mores and More event.  Discover the multitude of social and recreational activities at Shearwater.

Whether you’re looking for a spot to relax or splash around, Shearwater has you covered. Soak up the sun and stay cool in the resort-style lagoon pool, or switch up your workout routine and swim some laps in the multi-lane lap pool. Thrill seekers will appreciate adrenaline-pumping spins on the three-story waterslide tower, called ‘The Perch’. Round out the day with a peaceful, meandering float along the Lazy Bird River – the longest lazy river in Northeast Florida. Imagine all of these activities and more are practically in your backyard!

Spend time with good company in a space you love. The Kayak Club is the heart of Shearwater, providing residents with a central hub for recreation and relaxation. The Kayak Club has plenty of gathering spaces both indoor and outdoor, so whether it’s rain or shine there’s always a perfect spot. Plenty of comfortable seating and large televisions make it perfect for watching the big game.

Raise the bar on your affinity for healthy living and exercise with plenty of outdoor fitness opportunities. Perfect your poses on the Yoga Lawn, or enjoy exhilarating games of tennis on the four Har-Tru® tennis courts. Even the youngest Shearwater residents can enjoy fresh air and fun with their own Free-Range playground featuring Kompan® play equipment.

Within walking distance from anywhere in the community, the oversized Fitness Lodge makes getting a great workout easy. Complete with state-of-the-art cardio and weight-training equipment, you’ll have everything you need to make your workout count. Wellbeats® virtual fitness classes are available on demand, providing hundreds of classes and making it easy to try something new. If you prefer personalized attention, consult with one of the on-site personal trainers to create a routine that is tailored to you and your needs.

With over 13 miles of trails there will always be a new adventure waiting! Whether it’s a family bike ride, leisurely stroll or your morning jog, the views of nature and wildlife will never be quite the same. Trails run through the entire community, connecting residents not just to nature but to each other, making it easy to visit nearby friends. In just a few minutes, you can walk from your home to the Kayak Club, visit Trout Creek or walk your kids to school!