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:
6 Bed • 6 Bath • 7,908 Sf
1330 Main St #6 & 7, Sarasota
The Pinnacle Downtown Sarasota Condo Location-palm And Main. Contemporary & Historical Blend Magnificently In This Pair Of Remodeled Contiguous Res...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,288 Sf
1335 Second Street #ph8, Sarasota
“pre-construction, To Be Built” - This Full Level Penthouse In The “core” Features 360’ Skyline And Bay Views - With Almost 1,000 Sqf Of Private Te...View Listing
3 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,954 Sf
1330 Main St #7, Sarasota
Best Downtown Sarasota Condo Location-palm & Main. Ultramodern Meets Neoclassical In This Completely Remodeled, 3br/3ba Residence, 1 Of Only 7 Luxu...View Listing
3 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,954 Sf
1330 Main St #6, Sarasota
Premier Downtown Sarasota Location-palm & Main. The Juxtaposition Of Contemporary & Historical Showcases The Best Of All Worlds In This Completely ...View Listing
3 Bed • 4 Bath • 2,144 Sf
1301 Main St #502, Sarasota
From The Spectacular Bayfront Sunsets To The Spellbinding Attractions Of Downtown, This Gorgeous 3br, 3.5ba Corner Unit In Sarasota’s Sought-after ...View Listing
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