Monday, March 23, 2009

Longboat Key Condos Update

Water Club Condos on Longboat Key FloridaWhether you prefer a new condo on Longboat Key like the waterfront complex at Positano or a re-sale condo like luxurious Water Club, you can search all the Longboat Key Condos listed in the Sarasota MLS database of condos on our blogs or on our websites! Take a look at some Longobat Key condos and see if this manicured island is your dream lifestyle. If you don't have time to search, email us your preferences, and we'll automatically send information on Longboat Key condo communities that match your criteria.

The Sarasota MLS reports over 400 two bedroom, two bath condos, townhouses and villas for sale. Prices currently range from $239,000 to $5 million for a minimum of two bedroom, two bath condos. Of course, the closer to the water, the better the condition of the condo, and the more fantastive the view, the more expensive. It's all about the water and most of our customers prefer the Gulfside of Longboat Key.

The Bayside of Longboat Key is wonderful too! Waterfront condo residents on the Bay enjoy boating activity as well as twinkling city lights in the evenings -- there is more to see when the sun goes down. St. Armands Circle's activities and downtown cultural venues are a short drive away.

If you are interested in a Longboat Key condo or any Sarasota real estate, contact Annette Smith at 941-504-3922 for showings.

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Bird Key Real Estate Update

Bird Key real estate is prime for boaters and water lovers. This community has homes on deep water canals and Bird Key's Yacht Club is outstanding. According to the Sarasota MLS idx database, there are currently 50 homes for sale on Bird Key. The MLS data reports the lowest priced home on the Key is $449,000 for three bedrooms, two baths. The home is not on the water.

We last reported on Bird Key homes for sale in August 2008. Homes in this popular neighborhood, with 9 pending sales, go up in price to $11 million for a "spectacular" waterfront Mediterranean estate. Bird Key real estate is actively participating in this buyers market as home sales in the last six months total 16 with selling prices ranging from $432,500 to $2,800,000.

Bird Key homes, are located left of the first traffic light just over the Ringling Bridge from Sarasota, FL. St. Armands Circle is a very short drive from Bird Key for shopping and dining.

We specialize in all Sarasota real estate. Give us a call if you are thinking of buying or selling a home in Sarasota. Make an appointment with Annette Smith for a specialized marketing plan if you wish local/global exposure for your Bird Key home.