Four Popular Downtown Sarasota Condos

September 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Real Estate

Are you interested in the urban lifestyle where you can walk to work, shopping and entertainment? Downtown Sarasota condos offer a wide range of maintenance-free real estate options in all price ranges for those seeking all of the amenities of city living. Downtown Sarasota’s Main Street is charming area offering art galleries, specialty shops, quaint antique shores, fashion, and a diverse array of restaurants. Palm Avenue, right off Main Street, is another specialty street with multiple art galleries, specialty shops and more dining experiences. The downtown Bayfront Park is also within walking distance. World-famous St. Armands Circle is within an easy drive across the John Ringling Causeway. In addition, Sarasota’s cultural venues are world-renowned and include an opera, a ballet, theater, symphony, numerous performing arts halls and the Ringling Museum of Art.

Buyers of downtown Sarasota condos begin their search at buildings centrally located to everything in the downtown area: Whole Foods, Starbuck’s, specialty shops and restaurants. Many downtown Sarasota condos offer incredible views of the downtown bayfront and beyond to the Gulf of Mexico. Residents enjoy walking in the city and on the water and also the downtown Sarasota condos’ amenities.

Downtown Sarasota Florida

Downtown Sarasota Florida

Popular Downtown Sarasota Condos

100 Central – Built in 2005, 100 Central houses 95 downtown Sarasota condos. Residents enjoy a gorgeously designed lobby with a floor to ceiling waterfall as the focal point. The amenities level includes a huge theater room and a Club Room where residents can gather to socialize. The pool patio features a large resort style pool and a summer kitchen for entertaining guests and friends. There are currently 7 One Hundred Central Sarasota condos for sale from $369,000 to $949,000.

1350 Main – Beautifully positioned on the corner of Main Street and Palm Avenue, 1350 Main offers its residents a complete package of outstanding amenities. The amenities level consists of several gathering rooms, a state of the art fitness center as well as a patio resort pool with outdoor grilling area. Residents enjoy walking to work, visiting at Starbuck’s and the fine restaurants of the downtown area. There are currently 18 condos for sale at 1350 Main Street, priced from $325,000 to $1.85 million.

Sarabande – Built in 1998, the Sarabande looks over the downtown bayfront. This exquisite building offers its residents outstanding waterfront views on sweeping balconies. Take a walk around the corner to Selby Gardens or spend the day across the street at Marina Jack’s. Two residences are currently available at Sarabande Sarasota, priced from $1.4M to $1.99M.

Plaza at Five Points – Another popular downtown Sarasota condo is Plaza at Five Points. This luxury building is right in the heart of Sarasota offering its residents incredible amenities: valet parking, 24 hr security, heated pool and spa, gazebo and grilling area, athletic facility, community room, guest suites. It’s hard to find a better building than Plaza at Five Points. There are five condos listed for sale in the Plaza at Five Points Sarasota. Prices range from $699,000 to $2.75 million.

You may be asking…”What about the beaches?” It is no secret that many residents and visitors are here to enjoy the incredible beaches. Sarasota’s beaches are often featured in high profile magazines and travel journals. In fact, Siesta Key Beach was recently named the 2nd best Beach in the United States by Dr Beach. There are several beaches that are within 15 minutes or so from downtown. Lido beach is the closest and offers residents and visitors a European style beach with a Pavilion, swimming pool and excellent parking.

For all your downtown Sarasota condo needs, contact the John Allen Team at 941-644-6467. Our experienced agents know downtown Sarasota and will assist you in a stress free closing. Become a downtown Sarasota real estate owner and enjoy Paradise!