If you are looking for a Waterfront Home in Manatee or Sarasota County you have plenty of options. A waterfront home is going to be a home on a river, bay, lake, the Gulf of Mexico or even a canal that gives you direct access to a larger waterway. Manatee County has Waterfront Homes on Terra Ceia and Palma Sola Bay, the Manatee River and the Gulf of Mexico. Sarasota County has Waterfront Property on Sarasota, Blackburn and Roberts Bay the Gulf of Mexico and more. Below you will find the Waterfront Homes for Sale in Manatee or Sarasota County. [Read more...]
Located just south of Sarasota on Florida's central west coast, Osprey is a small but beautiful waterfront community which is home to over 5,000 residents. If you love boating, you'll have easy access to the south Venice inlet, providing access to the Sarasota Bay passes and the Gulf of Mexico. The weather is mild and pleasant, with plenty of sunny days that will allow you to enjoy the area's beautiful white sand beaches. Besides being located approximately 10 miles from Sarasota, you will also be within driving distance of Tampa and the many attractions and parks in Orlando. Osprey is also home to the Historic Spanish Point and Oscar Scherer State Park. Spanish Point offers a look back into the past of the area, with elaborate gardens and early pioneer dwellings which have been preserved. If you enjoy nature trails, bicycle paths, canoeing, swimming, or just spending a day enjoying everything that nature has to offer, you'll love living so close to Oscar Scherer State Park. The Gulf Coast is a great location if you love shopping, fine dining and the arts, since the area is rich in all of these features. [Read more...]
Only minutes from Sarasota and the popular tourist destination of St Armand's Circle lays the lavish 12-mile long island of Longboat Key. The stunning crystal waters of the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay surround this island paradise. Whether you are looking for a quiet life in your waterfront home or will be zipping between activities from your luxury condo, Longboat Key can accommodate.
The real estate market here caters to owners of vacation homes, retirees, and year round working professionals. With a population of approximately 7,500 people, Longboat Key is located within two counties west of Sarasota. Those who live here enjoy an isolated environment that is just minutes from the hustle and bustle of a big city. With so much to see and do, vacation condo rentals on this beautiful island are prized. [Read more...]
Directly on the Gulf of Mexico, just offshore of Sarasota, Florida is an eight-mile barrier island called Siesta Key. Ranking as one of the top three beaches in Florida, anyone who has been there can understand why. It has been blessed with the world’s most dazzling white sand and it has been noted that the geology department of Harvard University has found it to be 99% pure quartz. [Read more...]
Vacationers love Sarasota, Florida. The city has 35 miles of waterfront, including 13 beautiful, pristine, white-sand public beaches. Swimming, boating, sunbathing or playing water sports are a tourist’s dream come true. The beauty of Sarasota is simply amazing. The colors of the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay, contrasting with the brilliant white sand of the beaches will make you so anxious to be there.
Sarasota is also the arts and culture haven of Florida. If music, art and the theatre are your passion, you couldn’t ask to live in a better place. There is the Ringling Museum of Art, the Ringling College of Art and Design, the yearly Sarasota Film Festival, the Sarasota Opera and the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright's successor firm, just to name a few.
So, how would you like to live in this permanent paradise? The real estate in this great town is phenomenal. Whether it is a new home, an older home or condo living that is your preference, Sarasota offers many choices. With all the amenities that Sarasota has to provide...Who needs to vacation when you can live it every day? [Read more...]