Ventura Lakes

Aerial View - Looking WSW

Our Community is conveniently located within one mile of Interstate 75, near major shopping areas, nationally acclaimed medical services, and many fine restaurants.

Ventura Lakes provides an exciting lifestyle and features a complete range of amenities geared for active adults. Resort style, recreational amenities include:  heated pool, spa, shuffleboard, tennis, putt-putt golf, meeting rooms, and spacious clubhouse.


MUREX DEDICATION STATEMENT: “As Murex Properties creates value for its investors, an equal and essential objective is to provide a high-quality residential experience for its customers. A business is only as good as the product it delivers. We believe that success should be measured by the satisfaction of residents and tenants. In our communities, quality of life and pride in calling our community “home” are essential goals we strive for each day.”



             Steve Adler                    

During his 30 years of real estate experience,Steve has managed and marketed residential assets in 17 states, 25,000 units in 71 developments. He has developed approximately 4,000 home sites and managed commercial properties in the Midwest. Steve holds an M.S. degree in Resource Management and an M.A. Degree in Sociology. He is a licensed Florida real estate broker.

            Regan Ford                  

Regan Ford currently holds the position of Regional Supervisor with Murex Properties, LLC. Prior to his
current position at Murex Properties, Regan held the position of Regional Manager with American
Residential Community from Apr 2010 – Apr 2013.Regan was responsible for the operations, sales and
marketing of 11 manufactured home communities totaling over 3,200 sites. Prior to accepting the
position at American Residential Communities, Regan served as the Regional Area Sales
Coordinator East Coast with Equity Life Style from Mar 2009 - Apr 2010. Regan was responsible for
sales and marketing of 38 RV Resorts though out the east coast. With ELS, Regan generated over $3
million in revenue and increased the east coast occupancy by 467 units. Prior to Equity Lifestyle
Properties Regan was with Clayton Homes from (2003 - 2007). He was General Manager and
oversaw the sales and marketing of manufactured homes. Regan increased sales to over $4 million
taking sales location to the top 25% of 400 Clayton locations.

                 Ted Cox                     
Ted joined Ventura Lakes team in October of 1998 as the Community Manager. With his attitude and work ethic, Ted learned the trade by installing homes and working with manufacturers to complete the builds for our residents. Ted remains as the Community Manager where he still enjoys that work today. Ted is married and lives in Punta Gorda.

          Karla McManus        

Karla joined the team in April 2012 with a background in financial activities and outstanding customer service. Her creative talents, ability to organize and follow up on issues, makes her a very valuable asset to the Community. Karla is married and lives in Punta Gorda.


           Gary  Chinault                     


Gary has been on property since the early days. His expertise in repairs, maintenance and customer service of great benefit to all of the residents and the Community. Gary is married and lives in Punta Gorda. 




Purchasing a Pre-Loved Home in Ventura Lakes, an active senior community in Punta Gorda, could be the best move you will ever make.