Established in 1972, Lakewood has grown to one of the best known  lake communities in Lees Summit, and with good reason…it has so much to offer it’s residents. That is why so many have continued to reside in Lakewood for more than 40 years. Lakewood offers many different living styles from single family to Town homes to Patio villas which allows for changing lifestyles as people age and family needs change. Because of the longevity of the residents, a well established HOA and pride of ownership witnessed by mature trees, manicured lawns and well kept exterior facades cause new residents to be attracted to Lakewood year after year!


Nestled around 2200 acres, Lakewood offers 2 Lakes consisting of about 365 acres. Many of the Lakewood residents enjoy waterfront properties.  Some of the amenities you will find here are the swim beach, 50 pleasure docks,  2 boat marinas, rental pontoon boats, and 7 playgrounds for the kid in everyone. And for the sport enthusiasts, baseball and soccer fields, a 23 acre multi use area, tennis, volleyball and basketball courts are all lighted. To top the list Lakewood has 4 picnic shelters for family gatherings and entertaining, and 2 clubhouses for residents to use and are available to rent for parties and events.


Lakewood hails 18 holes of championship golf with challenging courses and the best greens around. After an exciting round of golf , enjoy drinks and dining at the Argyle Restaurant offering exceptional food and a variety of menu selections.


​There are 2 shopping malls conveniently located to Lakewood, Independence Center offering, major retailers such as Macy’s and Dillards as well as boutiques shops and fine dining  in the mall and nearby. Grocery stores such as National Grocer health food retailer and Costco are close by as well. Just a little south on Highway 470  you will discover lots more shopping featuring The Chipman Mall and Summit Fair open air Mall offering major retailers such as Macy’s Kohls, JCPenny and many boutique shops and restaurants like Jack Stack. Longhorn, Chiles and so much more!


Lee’s Summit and Blue Springs schools are AAA rated and Lee’s Summit also offers several Christian and private schools that are nearby as well.

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