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By Annette Smith, Sarasota Real Estate Agent
(Allen Real Estate Services, Inc.)
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One of Sarasota County's most popular neighborhoods on Longboat Key is Country Club Shores.  The community is not gated and has an optional Home Owners Association.  There is deeded access to the beautiful beaches of Longboat Key across the street from the homes in Country Club Shores. Are you s...

By Annette Smith, Sarasota Real Estate Agent
(Allen Real Estate Services, Inc.)
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Bargains in Castles, Mini Mansions and Estates in Waterfront Sarasota, FL   It's never been a better time to search for Sarasota FL real estate!  Sellers of luxury waterfront properties are becoming much more realistic in the price range between $1 million to $5 million.  Recently, buyers have co...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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  Thinking about a home purchase in Sarasota, Florida? I just created my Sarasota neighborhoods page. Here you can view links to over one hundred neighborhoods in Sarasota. Each page is updated daily with virtually all homes for sales in those neighborhoods. It is a great way to track your favor...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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  The Sarasota Herald Tribune reported this today that the number of foreclosure filings dropped by 8.4% in September according to Realtytrac Inc. Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte counties saw 2,690 filings in September. A few Realtors and Brokers in Sarasota commented in this story with a postiv...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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It is time for some Longboat Key market updates. October was a pretty slow month for Sarasota and the barrier islands. That is not unusual for this time of year. If you don't know anything about Longboat Key it is an eleven mile long barrier islands off the coast of Sarasota, Florida. Located so...

By Regina Brassil, ABR, AHWD, e-Pro
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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I moved to Sarasota with my life and career intact. Within 2 years, my life had changed to something beyond recognition - I was single mom with sole responsibility - physical and financial - of my children, unemployed and searching for a way. My natural personality is very friendly and outgoing. ...

By Regina Brassil, ABR, AHWD, e-Pro
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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November 11, 2008 - What a glorious day in Sarasota Florida!!!                   

By William True, Sarasota Real Estate
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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Golf Communities in Sarasota, Florida While many people are drawn to Sarasota real estate for its beaches, boating and fishing...just as many come for the golf. While its true that the die-hards play golf in any weather (I know - I've been to England!) - why suffer? Sarasota offers great golfing ...

By Regina Brassil, ABR, AHWD, e-Pro
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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I am not by nature a gloom and doom person. Even the last few years, although daunting, didn't really discourage me to the point of giving up this business. Why? Because even in a down real estate market, a few things remain. Location. Location. Location. Corny, I know. But have you BEEN to Saras...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Looking for a boating community? Consider Bird Key off the coast of Sarasota, Florida. This key is located between all of the luxuries of downtown Sarasota and the exciting shopping destination of St. Armands Circle on Lido Key. Residents of Bird Key can ride a bike to either location or take a ...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Warm ocean breezes. Birds chirping. Ocean waves crashing. The occasional beach walker. Imagine a lifestyle where viewing these things was a daily event.  Sounds pretty good to me. I could live like that. Many would consider this to be paradise. The Positano condos on Longboat Key could provide th...

By William True, Sarasota Real Estate
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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Sarasota Season Promises to Be Unique! Well here we are - it's "season" in Sarasota. Concerning Sarasota real estate, a great percentage of our population is part time - snowbirds and seasonal residents. From Thanksgiving to Easter, there is also a huge influx of vacationing folks. Sarasota is a ...

By Annette Smith, Sarasota Real Estate Agent
(Allen Real Estate Services, Inc.)
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If you are looking for "gracious old charm" in your neighborhood, take a look at Cherokee Park in the West of the Trail area of Sarasota, FL.  Many of the homes for sale in Cherokee Park have been lovings updated.  These homes were built in the 1950s and 1960s.  Some homes have even been raised m...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Thinking about a newer beach front condo? Take a look at the Orchid Beach Club condos on Lido Key. I have had the distinct pleasure of showing many of the units in the community. It sits directly on Lido Key beach on the south end of the island. Residents can walk (long walk, make sure the weath...

By Annette Smith, Sarasota Real Estate Agent
(Allen Real Estate Services, Inc.)
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Sanderling Clubis located at the south end of the beautiful Siesta Key Florida.  From the 24 hr guarded gate entrance throughout this Siesta Key neighborhood, nature provides a fantastic backdrop for homes with old Florida charm.  Many of Sanderling Club's homes are positioned directly on the bea...

By Annette Smith, Sarasota Real Estate Agent
(Allen Real Estate Services, Inc.)
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Located North of University Parkway off Lockwood Ridge Road, Cascades is close to shopping and restaurants in Sarasota FL. Cascades could be the home for you if you are looking for a 24 hr gated maintenance free community in Sarasota offering its residents newer construction.  This active neighbo...

By William True, Sarasota Real Estate
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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As-Is Sales Benefit Sarasota Buyers Often a client will ask if the fact that a home is being sold "as-is" should be a red flag. Is the seller trying to hide something? That may be the case, although I tend to doubt it. A more likely scenario is simply that the Seller doesn't want a prospective bu...

By Regina Brassil, ABR, AHWD, e-Pro
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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It's the same thing every day. Client sees short sale. Client wants short sale because the price is unbelievable. Client makes offer on short sale. Client never gets an answer, only to find the home has been sold months later. Heartbreaking for them. It is my duty as a buyer agent to tell people ...

By Marc Rasmussen, Sarasota Real Estate
(DWELL Real Estate)
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Water view. Within footsteps of Longboat Key beach and Gulf of Mexico Drive. Convenient to golf and tennis facilities. A place to call home. This is the Sanctuary on Longboat Key. Located on the south end of the island and behind the gates of the Longboat Key Club you will find the enchanted oas...

By William True, Sarasota Real Estate
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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Sarasota Bayfront, Sarasota, Florida The newest hot spot in Sarasota Real Estate seems to be downtown, especially on the Bay. With the recent pricing downturn, luxury "see for miles and miles" condos are drawing the attention of bargain hunters.  Living on the Sarasota bayfront has many perks. 1)...

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