Placida, FL Real Estate News

By Julie Larson Realtor® Sarasota FL 941-284-9826, When you're thinking of
(White Sands Realty Group FL | 941-284-9826 | Serving Sarasota, Manatee & Charlotte Counties)
Pet Friendly Condos for Sale in Placida Florida 34224Looking for a Condo in Placida Florida Where You Can Bring Your Pet?Placida Florida on the Gulf of Mexico Just South of Venice FloridaLocated in Charlotte County on the Gulf of Mexico, Placida has a nice assortment of condos, villas and townhomes for sale that are considered pet friendly.Check out some of the listings below. If you see anything that interests you, don't hesitate to contact me by calling Julie Larson at 941-882-0322 or send me an email at  Click Here for Pet Friendly Condos for Sale in Placida Florida  _____________________________________________________________________________________   When You're Thinking of   Julie Larson, Realtor® 941-882-0...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
  Are you thinking about what fun things to do for your mom on Mother’s day? If your mom likes outdoor activities, spend time with her and sign up for Kayaking – free for mom on Mother’s Day          Date:           May 13, 2012 Sunday  Time:          10:00am – 2:00pm   Admission: Free Location:    12575 Placida Rd. Placida FL 34224 (Map it) Tel:             941-697-8825 for more information   Enjoy to your fullest with your mom on this special Mother’s day with an unforgettable fun moment that is offer by Grande Tours Kayak & Paddleboard Center.   On behalf of all the mothers who participate on the event – Thank you to the owner of Grande Tours Kayak & Paddleboard Center for your generosity and kindness. May God Bless you abundantly.   Kayaking – Free for Mom on Mother’s Day   Buying o...
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By Jennifer Scott McLaughlin
(Fresh Coastal Properties by Tarpon Real Estate, Inc)
Homes for Sale on Palm Island in Southwest Florida.Palm Island is a small barrier island community on the Gulf Coast of Southwest Florida. What makes it so special is it's close proximity to Sarasota, but it's extremely reasonable prices for beachfront and bayfront coastal homes. Only accessible by a small private ferry or by boat creates an exclusive atmosphere and pristine beaches. 170 year-round households reside here, but many vacationers enjoy this unique island retreat. Below are a two examples of some of the distinctive examples of what you can find on Palm Island, Florida: This first one is a short-sale opportunity listed at $899,000. Learn more about this Palm Island Home for Sale. Here is another example of a unique island home at $1,395,000. Jimmy Buffet would feel right at h...
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Today, the Charlotte County Commssion will meet to vote on several items on their agenda.  One of the most watched votes will be on the height restrictions currently allowed for buildings, especially buildings on our coastlines.   In Placida where I live, developers are trying to get permission to build a hotel, condo complex up to 60 FT (currently the max height is 38 FT).  There is no doubt that hotels/resorts (like Hyatt, Marriott, Ritz) are needed in this area...   When people come to look at real estate in Boca Grande, Placida, Englewood and Manasota Key where $1M listings are not-uncommon, we have to suggest they book rooms in Sarasota or Naples for the resort style hotels (Ritz or Coconut Point Hyatt) that these potential buyers are used to.  This is a shame... Our area is losing...
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By Robert Melvin
(Gasparilla Properties, Inc.)
Below is a Google map showing where the city of Placida lies in unincorporated Charlotte County, Florida.  Placida has several residential neighborhoods and condominium complexes, a Publix grocery store, post office, bank, chinese and seafood restaurants, several marinas, fishing piers, art galleries and a private Tom Fazio designed golf course, Coral Creek Club.  Most of Placida is located on waterfront property on the mainland.  We have great deep water boating channels... The location is very close to Stump Pass and Boca Grande Pass which allows quick boating access to the Gulf of Mexico...  This sleepy fishing town has seen a boom in condominium building and waterfront estates...  Some of the best projects recently completed are The Anglers Club, Boca Vista Harbor, Coral Creek Cotta...
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By Diane Bell, Hilton Head Real Estate, Bluffton
(Charter 1 Real Estate, Hilton Head, Bluffton, SC)
Boca Vista is a small, deluxe propertythat is built on Gasparilla Bay with wonderful views of the Bay and Boca Grande. The property offers a large heated swimming pool, clubhouse, spacious sundecks, gated entrance to the property, elevator, private enclosed garage, and lush tropical landscaping. The property adjoins Gasparilla Marina. This is a full service Marina with boat slip rentals available.  This villa has been impeccably maintained by present owners and offers 2 bedrooms, (1 king and 1 queen), living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen plus laundry facilities and 2 bathrooms.  A huge screened lanai with exquisite water views makes for perfect breakfast and sunset dining. Watch the dolphins as they glide by!  Boca Grande is known as the Tarpon fishing capital of the world.  Season ...
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By Diane Bell, Hilton Head Real Estate, Bluffton
(Charter 1 Real Estate, Hilton Head, Bluffton, SC)
All your cares will be gone when you vacation in this awesome Florida condo. Located in the Boca Grande, Florida area, this almost new Villa features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and views from the screened porch of Lemon Bay. Located on the west coast of Florida, approximately 1 hour south of Sarasota, the Boca Grande area is supreme elegance with the ambience of old Forida. Boca Grande is the Tarpon Capital of the World. For info and rental rates, contact Diane Bell, owner and Agent
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