Thursday, May 17, 2012

La Siesta Condos Across from No. 1 Beach

Located directly across from the 2011 No. 1 Beach in the USA, La Siesta condominiums were built in 1972. Enjoy everything Siesta Key Beach provides every day. Picnic tables and a beach pavilion are adjacent to the parking lot for easy access. There are rest room facilities at the pavilion and plenty of refreshment choices or you can bring your own. If you need a little more activity, there are also volleyball and tennis courts.
La Siesta allows weekly rentals, and there is on-site management to handle your rentals. If you are looking for an investment property on Siesta Key, this could be it. According to the MLS, there are currently two condos for sale at La Siesta. One condo is under contract and in the last year one condo has sold. List prices currently start at $350,000.
Amenities at La Siesta include a heated swimming pool, club house and recreational facilities.
Siesta Key Village is within minutes of the beach. Enjoy island festivals, specialty shops and restaurants. Breakfast cafes are popular on Siesta Key, and the Sunday farmers market is a hit too.

If you are craving some exotic food or want to view a masterpiece, downtown Sarasota’s food markets and the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art are an easy drive from Siesta Key.

Contact the John Allen Team at 941-544-6467 for all your Siesta Key real estate questions. We have agents who specialize in investment and waterfront condos available to give you answers not provided in the MLS data sheets.

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Condos for Sale at Crescent Arms on Siesta Key

Sitting right on the No. 1 Beach in the USA, you'll find 4 condos for sale at Crescent Arms currently in the Sarasota MLS. There are 2 pending sales, and in the last six months one villa has sold for $430,000.

These  Siesta Key condos are comprised of two tower buildings on the Gulf of Mexico as well as a selection of villas. There is professional onsite management to handle all your rental needs, and a very flexible rental policy.

Crescent Arms condos for sale, in either of the two towers, offer incredible views of the beach and the Gulf as these two towers are closer to the water than the neighboring buildings. There's a swimming pool and the community is gated. Easy mainland access via the Stickney Point Bridge.

Our YouTube video of Crescent Arms below will give you a good idea of the relaxed "beachy" lifestyle in these Gulf condos.

Siesta Key Village is a short drive from Crescent Arms where you can shop in specialty shops, dine in cafes, delis or restaurants. The Village offers a pharmacy, grocery store, hardware store, bank and more.

Downtown Sarasota provides shopping, dining and an active commercial district.  Its arts center offers the opera, ballet, theater, symphony. Galleries and design centers on Palm Avenue are popular with the art scene of Sarasota.

Friday, May 4, 2012

Water Club Offers Outstanding Amenities on Longboat Key

Water Club offers the most outstanding luxury amenities on Longboat Key. The 17,000 square foot clubhouse includes a state-of-the-art fitness center, his/hers locker rooms, library, billiards, a dining ballroom as well as a catering kitchen and large spaces to lounge or enjoy entertaining your guests.  The two buildings at Water Club were built with the ultimate of  luxury. On the tropical, beautifully maintained grounds, there's a resort-style beachside swimming pool and spa, private beachwalk to Longboat Key Beach, tennis courts. The complex offers 24 hr and has a guarded gate entrance.
The MLS currently reports 8 condos for sale at Water Club.  Prices range from $1,785,000 for a waterfront condo offering more than 3,000 square feet to a beachfront condominium residence offering more than 5,000 square feet and 5 bedrooms and 6 1/2 baths priced at $4,399,000. There are 5 pending sales currently, and in the last six month 4 condos have sold in this complex. Recent prices range from $1,150,000 to 2,300,000. Experience the lifestyle of these Longboat Key condos in our Water Club Longboat Key video below.

If you are searching for Longboat Key condos with incredible luxurious surroundings, Water Club could be your perfect spot in Paradise. Contact the John Allen Team at 941-544-6467 for an agent experienced in properties on the Key.