Recently divorced? Here are the best places for you to live.


Recently divorced? Here are the best places for you to live.

Getting a fresh start is so important after a divorce. Sarasota has a solid culture of many who have “started over” and settled into a great lifestyle. However, it’s so important that you choose the correct neighborhood. Here are some top picks for people who just made it through a divorce:

  1. siesta key

  2. sarasota bayfront

  3. lakewood ranch

  4. longboat key

  5. lido key

Some of the selection criteria are: variety of entertainment, overall atmosphere and, of course, the social scene. Maybe you’ll call one of these beautiful areas your home.

Siesta Key

Consistently ranked in the top 10 beaches in America in multiple National and International polls, siesta key’s beaches are beautifully maintained, and is a popular vacation destination. However, living directly on the island can get pricey. Prices for small single family homes start at $300,000 but can easily reach over $1,000,000. Living here places you in the middle of some of the best nightclubs, restaurants and shopping available in Sarasota.

Sarasota Bayfront

The bayfront area is well-known for its luxury, high-rise condos. Starting at $400,000 for condos, single-family homes along the water can run into the millions. The price is definitely worth it. You’ll have great views and will be in the center of great entertainment; high-end wine bars and great restaurants. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to meet new people and try new activities. There are plethora of activities for recent divorcees on any day of the week.

Lakewood Ranch

Pick up any recent real estate article and you’ll read that the Lakewood Ranch area has grown considerably. Many residents think of it as its own town rather than as a part of Sarasota. While Lakewood Ranch is known for its gorgeous planned communities, the “main street” section of the city can be a great place to live for divorcees. It's filled with great restaurants, evening activities, daytime events and more. If you’re not looking for clubs and bars, but you want to be able to meet new people without driving long distances, then consider Lakewood Ranch. They offer a variety of single-family and high-rise condos. Many of the condo buildings have active social activities, with a variety of parties held for residents on a regular basis. It can be a good way to try something different and meet new people outside of a bar. Housing prices range from $120,000 for a condo to mansions for over $2 million.

Longboat Key

If you’re divorced with children, this island can be a great place to move for many reasons. longboat key has family-friendly focused atmosphere verses other areas of Sarasota. Lots for the kids to do here! Dance teams, sports leagues, museums and much more. Median homes prices in this area are $509,000. Plenty of local adults around Longboat Key as well. This island offers great bars and live entertainment on a regular basis.

Lido Key

If you’re looking for more people to meet and socialize with, lido key may be your answer. The island raves with some of the best nightlife in the area, including upscale clubs and bars. Residential real estate consists mostly of high-rise condos with a lot of luxury amenities. Lido Key is a great place to explore and be seen; ideal for anyone who is looking to start life again.

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