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Jul
24
Strong Sarasota Real Estate Market In June

With the first six months of the year out of the way, the Sarasota real estate market is definitely on target in 2014, for a record year. The SAR has released its June stats and they reveal that sales for this year are ahead of 2013 figures, which itself was the second best year in SAR's 91 years. Closed sales in June were up 5% over last year, at 1048. This is the 4th month in a row that sales have been over 1000. June's figures were just slightly off the number achieved in May, when sales in 1100.



Distressed Sales Continue To Fall

The news on distressed and short sales continues to be good as well, numbers are far lower than they were four years ago, when the crisis was at its worst. This is...


Jul
14
International Buyers Attracted To The Sarasota Real Estate Market

Total sales to international real estate buyers in the U.S. have increased substantially over last year say the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) and Florida is leading the way. According to the Association's statistics, from April 2013 to March 2014 international buyers spent $92.2 billion dollars on real estate in the U.S. That represents an increase of 35% over the previous year and Florida's share of that pie was 23% or $21 billion dollars.



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Warm Weather And Proximity To Family Attract Buyers To The Florida Real Estate Market

The reasons for this substantial increase include affordable home prices, favorable exchange rates and rising affluence abroad. The factors that influence...


Jul
09
Best Places To Live In Siesta Key: Sarasota Beach

Sarasota is becoming an increasingly popular location with people moving to Florida, so to help make that crucial decision about where to buy, we've are going to be writing an ongoing blog series about the best places to live in the Sarasota area. We're starting with the Siesta Key neighborhood of Sarasota Beach.



Location! Location! Location! Sarasota Beach is an established neighborhood, right in the heart of things, which is why we think it's one of the best place to live in Siesta Key. Sarasota Beach homes are located on and around the distinctive, heart shaped Palm Island, in the central part of Siesta Key. It was one of the first areas developed in the 50's and 60's and as a result the h...


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