Longboat Key Condos & Residences

Longboat Key amounts to another name for paradise in the eyes of residents and visitors to this 11-mile long barrier island. Longboat Key boasts luxury high-rise condominiums, single-family homes and grand estates. This quiet community gives residents a safe and private lifestyle. Read more about Longboat Key.

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Longboat Key Real Estate

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302 Properties Found.
Photo of Listing #A4179926
  • MLS® #: A4179926
  • 845 Longboat Club Rd
  • Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • $26,500,000
  • 6 Bed, 8 Bath, 19300 SqFt, 1.18 Acres
  • Residential
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Photo of Listing #A3989550
  • MLS® #: A3989550
  • 6633 Gulf Of Mexico Dr
  • Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • $19,900,000
  • 6 Bed, 11 Bath, 9262 SqFt, 2.57 Acres
  • Residential
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Photo of Listing #A4190234
  • MLS® #: A4190234
  • 5965 Gulf Of Mexico Dr
  • Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • $14,750,000
  • 7 Bed, 7 Bath, 10087 SqFt, 1.98 Acres
  • Residential
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Photo of Listing #A4167892
  • MLS® #: A4167892
  • 891 Longboat Club Rd
  • Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • $8,500,000
  • 4 Bed, 6 Bath, 5974 SqFt, 1.13 Acres
  • Residential
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Photo of Listing #A4104843
  • MLS® #: A4104843
  • 5050 Gulf Of Mexico Dr
  • Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • $8,400,000
  • 5 Bed, 7 Bath, 7250 SqFt, 0.95 Acres
  • Residential
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Photo of Listing #A4145711
  • MLS® #: A4145711
  • 5060 Gulf Of Mexico Dr
  • Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • $8,200,000
  • 5 Bed, 7 Bath, 10216 SqFt, 0.98 Acres
  • Residential
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Longboat Key

Located of Florida's west coast just northwest of Sarasota, Longboat Key lies within two counties; the northern part of the key is in Manatee County while the southern part is in Sarasota County. Longboat Key's year-round population of 8,000 residents swells to 20,000 during High Season.

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Real Estate Market Overview for Longboat Key

Total Listings for Longboat Key: 329
Average Listing Price for Longboat Key: $1,115,234
Highest Listing Price for Longboat Key: $26,500,000
Lowest Listing Price for Longboat Key: $79,000

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Market Statistics for Longboat Key

These graphs show activity for single-family homes & condos on Longboat Key during the past 12 months.


 

 

 


 

Arvida Tiptoed on Longboat Key

After Arthur Vining Davis had retired from Alcoa in 1957, he turned his attention to Florida. By 1959, he purchased John Ringling’s fledgling developments on Sarasota’s barrier islands for $13.5 million. That would convert to more than $107 million today.

For his big cashiers check, Davis acquired 2,000 acres that included Bird, Otter and Coon keys, the southern half of Longboat Key, and most of Lido Key from the John Ringling estate. He also took the mantle from circus-magnate John Ringling as Sarasota’s visionary developer.

After Davis had died in 1962, his Arvida Corporation took the slow road to the development business on the southern end of Longboat Key focusing on condominiums. The roster includes Beachplace, Fairway Bay, Grand Bay, Inn on the Beach, Longboat Key Towers, Seaplace, Sunset Beach and more. In the early 1980s, the company developed the Avenue of Flowers shopping center.

I say that Arvida tiptoed on Longboat because the developer chose not to take the planned community approach that they did in South Florida. No schools and few hotels or commercial developments were included. Somehow the town demanded respect for what already existed on Longboat Key — quiet neighborhoods like Longbeach Village and Country Club Shores.

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