Family doctor gets Southwest Ranches 4BD

Medium 56ddee4ca0086b126ee51f0ab2266df2 Dr. Arnaldo Villafranca, Jr., and Barbara Villafranca bought a four-bedroom, two-bath home at 6930 S.W. 178th Ave. in Southwest Ranches from James and Mary Ward for $520,000 on Oct. 8.

The 2,445-square-foot home in the Southwest Ranches West neighborhood was built in 1982.

Dr. Villafranca is a family physician based in Hialeah.

He earned his M.D. from Universidad Central Del Este and completed his residency at Metropolitan Hospital.

According to, there have been 75 home sales in Southwest Ranches during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $409,500.