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 • 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 • 4,181 Sf
50 Central Ave #16s, Sarasota
Don’t Wait For A New Construction To Be Completed To Occupy This New Unit Downtown Sarasota. Available For Immediate Occupancy! This Unit Was Desig...View Listing
2 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,387 Sf
1255 N Gulfstream Ave #1502, Sarasota
Dramatic Panoramic Views Greet You Upon Entering This Spectacular Penthouse On The Downtown Bay Front! New White Oak Floors Flow Throughout Rooms F...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 2,906 Sf
1233 N Gulfstream Ave #404, Sarasota
Direct Bayfront And Marina Views From This Rarely Available Three Bedroom, 3 And A Half Bath Condo With Over 2900 Square Feet. Each Bedroom Is En-s...View Listing
2 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,035 Sf
1233 N Gulfstream Ave #1403, Sarasota
Enjoy Life In This Urban Oasis High In The Sky From This Signature Downtown Building With Panoramic Views Of Island Park, Sarasota Bay And The Gulf...View Listing
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Listing information last updated on December 18th, 2017 at 2:03am EST.