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By William True, Sarasota Real Estate
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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What is an ABR? An Accredited Buyer Representative is a real estate designation presented by REBAC(Real Estate Buyers Agent Council), an affiliation of the National Association of Realtors. Licensed Realtors who take the comprehensive course and pass the exam, can earn this designation, the holy ...

By Kathy Marlowe, Broker, Experience Isn't Expensive It's Priceless
(Coldwell Banker)
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The way that real estate is now bought and sold has changed so much over the past few years.  Buyers now choose from foreclosures and short sales with the seller owned homes being the minority.   Working in the Sarasota/Bradenton real estate market today is like being back in 2005 again with the ...

By Ricardo Ruiz del Vizo, Residential, Luxury, and Commercial Investments
(The DelVizo Group / Optimus CREIA)
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I could give you all of the stats that you are likely already reading on the plethora of other blogs on this issue.  Ok...so I will give you the stats...just in case.  Seriously, Sarasota is doing exceptionally well in recovering from the burst.  I have always said that we would.  Why you ask? Si...

By Ricardo Ruiz del Vizo, Residential, Luxury, and Commercial Investments
(The DelVizo Group / Optimus CREIA)
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Ok, so my partner (and love of my life) Brandy Coffey and I finally found some time to have a legitimate sit-down lunch today.  I decided that we should try Libby's Cafe in the quaint Southside Village.  We have always heard great things about this particular establishment, but for one reason or ...

By Ricardo Ruiz del Vizo, Residential, Luxury, and Commercial Investments
(The DelVizo Group / Optimus CREIA)
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Well, I am happy to report that we sold the last remaining new home in Sarasota's"West of the Trail" community!  The proud new owners certainy got a great home for a great price!  Having relocated to Sarasota from Calilfornia, they found the new construction, beautiful finishes, ample square foot...

By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
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By Steve Eckhardt, Tampa, St Pete, and Sarasota Luxury Broker
(Cornerstone Properties International)
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The Sarasota real estate market remained hot in November 2009 with overall sales nearly 86 percent higher than November 2008. Total sales stood at 578 in November, mirroring last month's total of 574 and much higher than the 311 sales reported in November 2008. The breakdown was 417 single family...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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If you have an active website you probably get asked the same or similar questions over and over again. Below are a few of the more frequently asked questions about the Sarasota real estate market. 1) Can I buy a condo on the beach, rent it out and break even or get a positive cash flow? Yes and...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Located just off the coast of Sarasota, Florida with just over 500 single family homes and no condos is the highly sought after community Bird Key. This is a fabulous to live if you enjoy boating, convenience, breathtaking water views and a laid back lifestyle. Boaters especially love this locat...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Looking for a downtown Sarasota condo? 1350 Main condos are located right on Main street and within footsteps of several great restaurants. Like Mexican food? Go have a nice meal across the street at Two Senoritas. Feel like a more European experience? Epicure is right across the street. 1350 Ma...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Looking for something more affordable and within a bike ride to the beach? You should take a look at the popular Gulf Gate community in Sarasota, Florida. The homes were built in the 1950's and 1960's. The neighborhood has kept their deed restrictions and it has a strong sense of community. Ther...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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My client just lowered the price of their condo for sale in 100 Central. The price was reduced from $439,950 to $399,900. This has 1 bedroom, den, 2 bathrooms and 991 square feet. The den could be used as a 2nd bedroom. This is the perfect winter getaway. Built in 2005, and in a prime location i...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Bent Tree is a neighborhood designed with nature in mind. The elaborate lake system is not only beautiful to look at but it also provides for superior drainage during Florida’s rainy season. The preserve areas, large lakes, open golf course and mature tree canopy provide habitat for a diverse ran...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Did you ever dream of enjoying luxury waterfront living with only a five minute commute to your downtown office? Well, Harbor Acres is the neighborhood for you. It's a well established neighborhood that is know for it's mature trees, diversity of houses and proximity to everything. Harbor Acres ...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Large lots - Check Waterfront homes - Check Convenient to Siesta Key beach - Check Spacious homes - Check Close to shopping, downtown Sarasota and restaurants - Check Good school districts - Check Easy access to Field Club - Check Looking for a great family neighborhood? Take a drive through the...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Lido Key is a small barrier island off the coast of Sarasota, Florida. Lido Key and St. Armands Key is just a few minutes over the bridge from downtown Sarasota. It is the most convenient barrier island to downtown. St. Armands Circle is an exciting destination if you are looking for great food,...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Would you like to own a slice of beach paradise on Lido Key? Take a look at the L' Elegance condos on Lido Key beach. What a fabulous place to spend the winters. This luxury condo in Sarasota was built in 1996 and has 105 units directly on the beach. Residents can be playing in the Gulf of Mexic...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Condos are a popular lifestyle for those looking to enjoy all of the great things about Sarasota, Florida yet who do not want the hassles of property management. Instead of spending your days cleaning the pool, mowing the yard, trimming the bushes or blowing the driveway you can be walking along...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Located on the south end of Longboat Key, Florida sits the Beaches condo complex. This is a 73 unit beachfront condo that was built in 1984. Many of the units have wonderful views of the beach and Gulf of Mexico. Like walking along the beach? Residents at the Beaches can walk out their front doo...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Sarasota Realtors are happy. They have been hearing some good news lately about the Sarasota real estate market. Last week Barbara Corcoran, one of ABC's sharks on the hit show Shark Tank and real estate expert, gave a list of the top 10 places to buy a home in the U.S. and Sarasota, Florida was ...

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