SHORT SALE, , Located in the smaller gated community of Emerald Ridge in South Lakeland FL. If you are looking for that home that is ideal for entertaining this may be the one, you will appreciate this homes open floor plan. The flow for entertaining through the living room, family room with its wood burning fire place, dining room and kitchen/breakfast area which is separated by a dining/service counter bar that will make it a pleasure to have your friends and guest over to celebrate all those special occasions. This home is situated on the lot with an Easterly exposure so you could open the 15' sliding glass door which gives you direct access out to the lanai, pool and spa area while opening your the front windows to capture that cool evening breeze. You will find the main living area floors are title while the bedrooms have been carpeted. In the well laid out kitchen are solid surface counters and a center cooking island. The spa & pool with their westerly exposure are both heated and located in the oversized screened covered lanai area. The pool was refinished in 2014 and screen enclosure was replaced in 2014. Both AC systems are relatively new. Your three (3) car garage has ample room for the handyman and his projects. **Property owner is a licensed Real Estate Broker and offering the home 100% as is. Please make offers accordingly. Listing price may not be sufficient to cover all liens and or encumbrances. New BANK APPROVED PRICE is for cash only purchases need to close on or before 12/20/2016.