Now that the economy and housing market are bouncing back, new homes are sprouting up all around Sarasota. In addition to the number of condos going up around downtown, there are also quite a few single-family homes ready to help you create the life in paradise you're longing for. Check out a sampling of new homes below!
204 52nd Avenue W Drive, Bradenton
Starting small, here is a cute little 1 bedroom/1 bath property in Bradenton at 204 52nd Avenue W Drive. With 9' ceilings in the living area and master bedroom, this cozy little home offers a large backyard just waiting for someone to create their own serene oasis. Only nine miles from Bradenton Beach, the home includes a carport with locking storage; amenities offered by the homeowners association feature a swimming pool, clubhouse, and shuffleboard. The best part is that at $89,900, it's one of the most affordable properties in the area.
3678 Sawyer Road, Sarasota
For those looking for something a bit bigger, there is a beautiful new home at 3678 Sawyer Road in Sarasota. With 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a 2-car garage, this home is perfect for families looking to expand. Featuring ceramic tile floors throughout, granite countertops accented with wood cabinets, and stainless steel appliances, this gem is just a short drive away from Siesta Key, making it a wonderful investment at only $269,900.
14415 22nd E Place, Bradenton
Heading back up to Bradenton: If you appreciate fine craftsmanship, I recommend the one-of-a-kind property at 14415 22nd East Place. This home sits in the lovely Mill Creek community, and features gorgeous travertine floors, crown molding, and gingerbread trim. Already wired for surround sound from the built-in entertainment center, this home also features an electric fireplace and an extraordinary kitchen that's just heaven for the culinary artist at home. At $475,000, this showpiece is an absolute must-see.
4873 Ancient Marble Drive, Sarasota
To explore a lifestyle of luxury, you may want to start with the new home at 4873 Ancient Marble Drive in Sarasota's Vilano, a private gated community with Spanish Mediterranean homes developed by D. R. Horton, the nation's #1 homebuilder. At $615,000, the "Lory" floor plan features 3,102 square feet of living space, including 4 bedrooms, 3 baths (including a pool bath), a den, formal dining room, and spacious living room. Of course, that's just the interior. The outdoor living area has a covered lanai with a pool and heated spa, featuring an exquisite view of a huge yard and pristine lake. From the minute you're welcomed by the lush tropical landscape and sparkling fountains at Vilano's entrance, you'll know you're home.
4193 Roberts Point Circle, Siesta Key
Of course, one of the great appeals of living in paradise is being close to the water, and the 4-bedroom home at 4193 Roberts Point Circle on northeast Siesta Key puts you within walking distance of secluded Shell Beach. The Allegra property, priced at $1,195,000, is green-certified and energy efficient. With beautiful natural light, the multi-floor home features an open plan with an expansive kitchen and a gorgeous pool and spa. Great for entertaining, this luxurious masterpiece beckons to a family that appreciates the finer things.
1232 Solitude Lane, Siesta Key
If you want to get even closer to the water -- and you're looking for an incredibly great deal -- consider the waterfront property at 1232 Solitude Lane. Reduced to $1,399,000, this 5-bedroom home is located on a private, dead-end street. With huge bedrooms, 4 luxurious bathrooms, and its own elevator, the quality craftsmanship and attention to detail make this home an optimal experience in coastal living.
5532 Cape Aqua Drive, Siesta Key
To move beyond merely beautiful and into award-winning, visit 5532 Cape Aqua Drive. From the 21' beamed ceilings, 10' sliding glass doors, and the rich, porcelain floors in wood style throughout the first floor, this home pulls out all the stops in accentuating classical style and modern convenience. With 2 floors of spacious living, including a gourmet island kitchen and 3 immaculate bedrooms, the finely crafted accents of this Allegra home make it a total island retreat. The fabulous views of the private lanai and heated pool will make you feel like you're on vacation all year round. Priced at $1,549,000, the home also features a large game room and a beautiful backyard for family activities.
1810 Wisteria Street, Sarasota
Of course, luxury living isn't exclusive to the islands. Allegra has another of their award-winning designs in the Arlington Park neighborhood, should you wish to be closer to the downtown area and the amenities of city living. Featuring the same expansive beamed ceilings, 10' sliding glass doors, gourmet island kitchen, huge game room, and wood-style porcelain floors, the property at 1810 Wisteria Street extends paradise to landside. Priced at $1,899,000, this brand new home features a private lanai with a resort-style heated pool, rainfall pergola, and outdoor grill. All this is just a few minutes from everything downtown Sarasota has to offer.
1624 Stanford Lane, Sarasota
And let's not forget that waterfront living isn't limited to the beach. The new home at 1624 Stanford Lane features a 57-foot dock on a deep-water canal. The dock is ideal for large boats and has extra space for other watercraft, giving you easy access to Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room look out onto your private lanai with an infinity edge pool along the canal. Additional amenities include double islands in the kitchen and walk-in showers in the bathrooms. At $2,475,000, this 2-story home is an entertainer's dream.
1425 Westway Drive, Lido Key
Lastly, the luxury property at 1425 Westway Drive on Lido Key is beyond compare. Only minutes away from St. Armands Circle and downtown Sarasota, you may never want to leave as you watch the sun set over the Gulf of Mexico from your private outdoor lounge. This home has been masterfully crafted by Modus Custom Residences, building on a British West Indies style and suffused with natural light. At $3,990,000, this home is for someone who's serious about luxurious island living.
I hope this gives you some ideas of the possibilities that await as you begin a search for your new home. Bear in mind that these are just a few of the new homes in the area. Browse all the available listings in the New Construction Homes section of the website. I look forward to exploring the opportunities with you!
If you're ready to see any of these homes in person, please contact Julian today to schedule a visit.
Sarasota Area Real Estate Specialist