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May
29
Sarasota Modern Homes Are Making A Comeback

In 2003 only one in 20 buyers were interested in houses built in a modern style, but this is all changing as more people seek simplicity in the design of their home. For a while there was a halt on building as the economy took a downturn but now we are seeing it pick back up, and along with that the popularity of modernist design is exploding!



Guy Peterson, whose Office for Architecture in Sarasota has a number of modern-style projects under way, says that “people are building again and looking at design with a fresh eye ...people are realizing there is a history of modernism here and that maybe there is some validity to building on that.” Part of this is a growing popularity for ...


May
26
International Investor Confidence In U.S. Real Estate Remains High

Sarasota remains an attractive location for foreign investors, a fact backed up by the 2013 International Clients Survey, by the California Association of REALTORS®’, whose findings indicate that foreign buyers view the U.S. as a safe place to buy property. Their research found that the highest number of international buyers in the U.S. came from Canada and in second was the United Kingdom--a national trend that is reflected in the Sarasota market as well. Here, according to Florida REALTORS®, 48% of international buyers coming from Canada and the U.K. and Germany are tied for second place, each with 12% of the international market.



Sun Is A Serious Factor For International Inve...


May
23
Yoga On The Beach: Just One Of The Benefits Of Living In Siesta Key

Are you in the need to relax your nerves? On Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturdays there are free yoga classes on Siesta Key Beach, open to anyone and everyone who wishes to join! What better way to relax then to start your morning on the beautiful soft white sand of Siesta Key Beach, with the sound of waves and the salty sea air. It is taught by an instructor, Ava who has been teaching yoga for over 35 years.



She specializes in the more traditional style of yoga called Hatha yoga. According to studies exercising outdoors has many positive effects on the body that working indoors cannot provide. Ava says, “Is it any wonder that we feel so good after our yoga classes on the beach, not ...


May
15
A Booming Market For Luxury Homes In Sarasota And Beyond

The top end of the real estate market is on fire, and not just in Sarasota. Luxury homes are experiencing a boom in sales all over the United States! The most recent to sell is an East Hampton property at the incredible price of $147 million. This property currently holds the title as the “priciest home sale ever in the U.S.” But this isn’t the only pricey house that’s sold lately.



According to the National Association of Realtors, sales of homes that cost $1 million or more increased 7.8 percent in March compared to a year earlier. In fact, it’s being said that luxury home sales are soaring above any historical average! This is great news and reflects a confiden...


May
09
New Sarasota Luxury Condos: Park Residences Of Lido Key

Reservations are now being taken for the Park Residences of Lido Key. This Sarasota luxury condos development will feature 18 modern residences, located steps away from Sarasota Bay and the beautiful white sands of Lido Key Beach. Designed in a coastal contemporary style by Sarasota architect Mark Sultana of DSDG, this will be a low rise, low impact development, designed along priciples that respect the natural beauty of Lido Key.



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True Sarasota Luxury Condos

These Lido Key condos will have open family room and kitchen floorplans, lit by wrap around windows and sliding glass doors. Accessed by semi-private elevators, the suites will offer four floor plans, each with 3 bedrooms and 3 full bath...


May
08
Restoration Of Dolphin Tower, Sarasota Has Begun

The Dolphin Tower restoration project has just started! Located on Gulfstream Ave. and enjoying unobstructed views of the Bay, Dolphin Tower, Sarasota contains 116 residential units, with amenities that include resident parking in a secured garage, ample on-site guest parking, a swimming pool with large deck, and an attractive, spacious lobby. The building will undergo a $9 million refurbishment that will see structural issues addressed, common areas completely updated and will include the construction of a new clubhouse.



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Affordably Priced Downtown Sarasota Condos

These Downtown Sarasota condos are very affordably priced and will appeal to both downsizing retirees and younger professionals....


May
02
Moving to Florida? Let Us Convince Why You Should Make Sarasota Home...

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Forks And Corks Food And Wine Festival

Sarasota is a great year-round scene of entertainment and excitement, with lots of local festivals for friends and families to enjoy! Nearly every month of the year there is a reason to get out and celebrate in Sarasota County. Starting off the beginning of the year in January with the annual Forks and Corks Food and Wine Festival. The epicurean event is hosted by the Sarasota-Manatee Originals (Sarasota's independent restaurateurs) and is great for exploring new food and wine. Also offered are seminars and food demonstrations so you can learn how to cook these delicious meals.



Springtime in Sarasota brings us the Shark Tooth’s festival which is a ...


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