Favorite Day Hikes Within 30 Minutes of Sarasota

The Sarasota area is ideal for people of all interests, but nature lovers truly thrive in this busy Florida town. Wildlife and beautiful plants are everywhere you go and Sarasota is conveniently located near several incredible day trips where you can get even closer to nature. If you like hiking, Sarasota is the place for … Continue reading Favorite Day Hikes Within 30 Minutes of Sarasota

Things to Do in Downtown Sarasota

Living in Sarasota gives you the top experiences of Florida. You have access to the beautiful water, delicious coffee, unique culture, and the best shopping. Luckily, you don’t have to go far to take advantage of all the attractions right downtown. No matter what you’re in the mood to do, you can find it just … Continue reading Things to Do in Downtown Sarasota

Exciting Things to Do in Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch is one of Sarasota’s most attractive communities for buyers who want to live life equally close to the great outdoors and a bustling urban center. Lakewood Ranch is located about 10 miles outside of downtown Sarasota and is close to state parks and nature preserves. Depending on where you live in Lakewood Ranch, … Continue reading Exciting Things to Do in Lakewood Ranch

Unique Coffee Shops In Sarasota

Coffee culture is here to stay, and in booming cities like Sarasota, it seems new cafes are opening daily. Sarasota is known to have a hot restaurant and dining scene, but it also has its share of coffee shops to keep you caffeinated throughout the day. Whether for work, play or simply to wake up … Continue reading Unique Coffee Shops In Sarasota

Home Owner Buying Tips For Seniors

Purchasing a home as a senior can be a scary prospect, especially if you have built a life in a past home. But it can also be a grand opportunity to take on new challenges, learn new things, and step into the future happier and more excited about what’s to come. The transition can be … Continue reading Home Owner Buying Tips For Seniors

Why Is It Important to Work with a Real Estate Professional?

It’s a good question, and it almost always derives from the desire to take control. The Do It Yourself mentality is a great one to have. And when you own a home, it can save you a lot of money! But does the DIY approach to home buying and selling work? What can a real … Continue reading Why Is It Important to Work with a Real Estate Professional?

Helpful Tips When You and Your Pet Are Planning a Move

Moving is tough, no matter how you slice it. Moving with a pet is even harder because you have to consider the animal’s comfort, well-being, and safety, as well as that of the humans in your family. If you’re just getting started on your Sarasota home search, be sure to review my current listings. I … Continue reading Helpful Tips When You and Your Pet Are Planning a Move

What Makes the 2019 Sarasota Real Estate Market So Inviting?

We’re more than halfway into the second quarter of 2019, and it’s time to take another look at the prosperous Sarasota real estate market. For years, Florida’s home prices have remained below the national average, but that has begun to change and will continue to do so as the economy grows. Florida’s GDP grew by … Continue reading What Makes the 2019 Sarasota Real Estate Market So Inviting?

What Makes West of the Trail So Special?

There are only a few miles between route 41, also known as Tamiami Trail, and the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. This stretch of the city is called West of the Trail and is a highly sought-after waterfront residential community situated right in the middle of bustling Sarasota. This area offers proximity to … Continue reading What Makes West of the Trail So Special?

Live in the Lap of Luxury at the Library of Your Choice

A cultural and educational hub in South Florida, Sarasota is no stranger to great libraries, from the public to academic to special collections. Founded more than 100 years ago, the Sarasota County Library System consists of nearly a dozen branches that offer programming, classes, educational resources, and, of course, shelves full of books. Many academic … Continue reading Live in the Lap of Luxury at the Library of Your Choice