Condos in Downtown Sarasota
An Ever Popular City
Sarasota is the southwest Florida city that never stops being popular. Only last summer, Portfolio.com named Sarasota "America's Most Popular Retirement Destination," while Penske Truck Rental has for 2 years in a row ranked Sarasota among America’s "Top 10 Moving Destinations." What makes Sarasota so popular to so many?
The outstanding restaurants and world-class shopping downtown along Main Street and Palm Avenue is one answer. Others point to downtown Sarasota's wide assortment of cultural venues and options: the Ringling Museum of Art, Historic Asolo Theater the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, the Sarasota Opera, and a host of smaller museums, galleries, and performance venues. Additionally, downtown Sarasota is the site of annual events like the Sarasota Music Festival, the Sarasota Jazz Festival, the Sarasota Folk & Acoustic Music Festival, and the prestigious Sarasota Film Festival.
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What Drew you To Sarasota
Some people will say that Sarasota's scenic waterfront and waterfront parks are the big draw. Others say climate: the annual average temperature is 73 degrees, and soft breezes from the Gulf of Mexico cool off even the warmest afternoons. Residents become part of an exhilarating, emerging young city on the leading edge of today's vibrant urban lifestyles, whether they choose an ultra-lush condo on prestigious Golden Gate Point or purchase a single-family home in a charming downtown neighborhood like Towles Court. There’s always a new exhibit at the Ringling or a world-famous performer at the Van Wezel. The Sarasota Farmers Market offers open-air shopping and fun every Saturday morning with live music, tasty breakfasts, and gourmet coffee. Vendors put forward locally grown foods and a variety of arts and crafts items. Palm Avenue’sFirst Friday Walk, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. monthly on the first Friday, offers live music, dancing, refreshments, and a carnival atmosphere.
A Vibrant Setting For You
Thousands love the lifestyle and call downtown Sarasota their home. It’s the vibrant setting for attractive single-family homes both venerable and new, scenic and spacious high-rise waterfront condos, and much more. Savvy homebuyers are increasingly drawn to the benefits of Sarasota's several downtown neighborhoods. Burns Court, the Flower Streets, Laurel Park, and the Rosemary District are charming downtown communities beloved by families, working singles, and retirees. From anywhere in downtown Sarasota, golf, fishing, water recreations, world-class shopping, culture, and fine dining are all at your fingertips. If you prefer walking or bicycling as a means of transportation, then downtown Sarasota is ideal for you.
Easy Access to An Active Lifestyle
Residing downtown also means quick access toSarasota's 35 miles of sparkling, white-sand beaches offering concessions, playgrounds, picnic facilities, restrooms, and kayak and canoe rentals – not to mention sun, sand, and surf. Downtown is also less than 30 minutes from a half-dozen prestigious country clubs and golf courses including TPC Prestancia,the Concession Golf Club, and the Legacy Golf Club. From downtown Sarasota, the very best of Florida is literally at your fingertips. If you're thinking about buying a luxury home or even a more modest residence, you’ll want to take a closer look at the many homes and condominiums for sale in remarkable downtown Sarasota.