Sarasota Florida Is Known Worldwide as a premier destination. Sarasota is blessed with beaches, world-class amenities, natural beauty, a rich cultural history and above all a great location. Featuring several barrier islands or keys as they are called in Florida, Sarasota offers an amazing amount of truly unique locations each with their own character, appeal and each island is a small world unto itself.
The islands include Longboat key – stately and manicured, Lido Key – with Lido beach, parks and unparalleled water access for boaters, wind surfers and other water sports enthusiasts, St. Armand’s Key – home to St. Armand’s Circle, a cosmopolitan center with shopping, nightlife and excellent restaurants, Bird Key – an amazing residential community on a small island in the middle of Sarasota Bay, and Siesta Key – boasting the best beach in America, a lively tropical atmosphere with nightlife, restaurants as well as quieter neighborhoods along the many salt-water canals that lead out into Sarasota bay and the intra-coastal waterway.
While most well known for its beautiful islands, Sarasota has plenty to offer on the mainland. Sarasota has a wide variety of golf courses offering world-class play with prestigious residential neighborhoods. Downtown is vibrant and culturally rich with everything from art galleries, boutiques, restaurants to shopping and luxury waterfront condominiums.
Further inland, Sarasota continues to offer the best of the Florida lifestyle in a wide variety of neighborhoods for many different price points. With everything from upscale gated luxury communities to family-oriented neighborhoods that are close to beaches, shopping and entertainment.
Sarasota itself is also centrally located at the northern end of Florida's Suncoast, minutes away from other great communities such as Venice, Osprey and Bradenton. Sarasota is also within an hour away from Tampa, and Ft. Myers and only a few hours to Orlando.
If you are looking to buy or sell a home in the Sarasota area, contact Ellen Ferber Evans. With extensive real estate experience and satisfied clients, Ellen can help you find the right home for your Sarasota lifestyle.