The Lakes of Jacaranda was created by the joint effort of J&J Homes, Inc. of Venice, one of Florida's Premier Custom Home Builders, and Taylor Woodrow Communities, world renown for developing outstanding lifestyle communities since 1921. ... more.The Lakes of Jacaranda is an exciting residential community and just minutes away from shopping, fine dining, white sandy beaches, and I-75 access. Winding roads lined with quaint mailboxes, streetlights, lush landscaping, and sidewalks create a picturesque setting for stylish, custom homes. Many of the homes are set on the tranquil lakes that helped name this Venice community. Grassy Oaks II nestled within this neighborhood has the additional feature of maintenance provided yards. A clubhouse, beautiful pool, and tennis courts are part of the recreation offered in this well maintained neighborhood.