Sarasota makes a great place for Boomer retirees, points out USA Today (September 9, 2013). After decades in the suburbs, Baby Boomers are moving to cities where they may safely walk to shopping, dining and events.
I encourage my clients to click on the WalkScore® feature associated with the listings shown on my website to see how friendly a neighborhood is for walkabouts. Many of my clients find that a walkable neighborhood contributes health, environmental, and economic benefits. For example, One Hundred Central in Downtown Sarasota boasts a WalkScore® of 94.
Downtown Sarasota appeals to Boomers seeking small-town ambiance yet big-city amenities. Located at the center of Florida’s cultural coast, the city center boasts excellent restaurants, upscale shopping, library, farmers market and a thriving theater scene.
The Sarasota community also offers several different lifelong learning programs as well as colleges and universities.
For sports enthusiasts, our community gives plenty of opportunities for active and spectator sports. Kayaking in Sarasota Bay ranks as a favorite with added benefits for bird-watchers. Benderson Rowing facility draws international scullers to compete here. Baseball fans fill the stadium for Spring Training.
And there’s always the lure of America’s best beaches edging Sarasota & Her Islands.
Here are some condos with high walkability scores in Downtown Sarasota:
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 4,095 Sf
50 Central Ave #17 Phd, Sarasota
Located In The Heart Of Downtown Sarasota, The Plaza At Five Points Is The Epitome Of Modern Luxury Living. This Spacious 17th Floor Penthouse Offe...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,251 Sf
1350 Main St #1606, Sarasota
Only A Handful Of Addresses Are Considered Ultra Desirable In Sarasota. This Penthouse In The Heart Of Downtown Provides A Fashionable Vantage Poin...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 2,693 Sf
1400 State St #1202 Ph9, Sarasota
Under Construction. Downtown Is Downstairs! One Of The Two Penthouses Left At The Mark! The Mark Is Sarasota’s Hottest Landmark Address, Set To B...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 2,216 Sf
1350 Main St #1701, Sarasota
Experience The Quintessence Of Sophisticated Downtown Living At One Of The Most Distinguished Addresses In Sarasota: 1350 Main. Two Blocks From Mar...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 2,216 Sf
1400 State St #701 E-5, Sarasota
Under Construction. Downtown Is Downstairs! The Mark Is Sarasota’s Hottest Landmark Address, Set To Be Built Just One Block South Of Main Street....View Listing
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Listing information last updated on June 18th, 2018 at 1:15am EDT.