Sunday, July 31, 2011

Bird Key FL Real Estate Update

Bird Key, a private boating community, was developed in the 1950s by Arvida. This barrier island is located between St. Armands Circle and downtown Sarasota FL. Yacht owners love the deep water canals that wind through Bird Key to Sarasota Bay and on to the Gulf of Mexico. Many of the single family homes have been replaced with luxurious mansions, others updated to include new features, architectural details and code standards demanded by today real estate market. Bird Key has no condominiums.

Bird Key residents enjoy their own private yacht club. The Bird Key Yacht Club is a member of the Florida Council of Yacht Club’s and is a great place for residents to gather for lunch, dinner, tennis or socializing.

Bird Key FL offers buyers luxurious surroundings behind its gates. The inventory of Bird Key Sarasota real estate for sale stands at 27 currently in the Sarasota MLS. The pending sales total 8 and 22 homes sold in the last six months indicating Bird Key real estate sales continue to be quite strong. Recent sales range from $407,000 to $4,950,000.

Bird Key Real Estate Neighborhood Update:

  • Least Expensive Home: $539,000
  • Most Expensive Home: $9,490,000
  • Under Contract: 8
  • Homes Sold in the Last 6 Months: 22

For more information on homes for sale on Bird Key, contact the John Allen Team at 941-544-6467. We have agents who specialize in homes in boating communities and have the expertise to guide you to a successful purchase of Bird Key Florida real estate for sale. If you are planning to tour homes on Bird Key, please give us advance notice so we can schedule appointments.


No comments: