Test of Time

SarasotaMOD Weekend Celebrates Architect Carl Abbott

This year's architecture festival will featuring self-guided driving tours of several Abbott buildings, virtual conversations with the architect and more.

09/14/2020 By Ilene Denton

Home Tour

Take a Look at This Huge Yacht-Inspired Home Going Up Near Lido Beach

If you've been out to Lido recently, there's no way you haven't seen this project.

09/11/2020 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Real Estate

Neal Land & Neighborhoods Announces New Neighborhood at North River Ranch

Builders will release homesites for sale over phases, with home sale prices for the initial phase falling in the mid-$200s.

09/10/2020 By Staff

Real Estate

Neal Communities Breaks Sales Record in August 2020

The company made 136 sales in August, up 71 percent year-over-year and surpassing its previous all-time monthly sales record of 124 sales in March 2019.

09/09/2020 By Staff

Real Estate

Lakewood Ranch Reports Record Sales for August

The luxury market is performing exceptionally well; many buyers have been purchasing homes sight unseen.

09/08/2020 By Staff

Neighborhood Guide

Twenty-Five Years After Its Inception, Lakewood Ranch Has Become a Thriving Metropolis

The "Ranch," as its known, is comprised of almost 18,000 homes and nearly 43,000 residents—and growing.

09/04/2020 By Ilene Denton

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: A 1930s Mansion on St. Armands

Casa del Carnavale has a strong circus history and is one of the most elaborate—and expensive—historic homes in town.

09/04/2020 By Robert Plunket

Real Estate

Marcus & Millichap Arranges Sale of Venice Apartment Complex

The property sold for $1.1 million.

09/03/2020 By Staff


Neal Communities Opens Windward at Lakewood Ranch

Single-family homes range from 1,531 square feet to 2,907 square feet; pricing ranges from the mid-$200s to low $500s.

08/31/2020 By Staff

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: A 'Time Capsule' Home in Wares Creek

It’s a part of Florida history that has all but disappeared, so take a good look. We won’t see its like again any time soon.

08/28/2020 By Robert Plunket

Top Sale

A Cherokee Park Property Sells for $4.2 Million

It’s the highest non-waterfront residential sale in Sarasota County year to date.

08/28/2020 By Ilene Denton

Tune In

Tonight's Episode of HGTV’s 'House Hunters' Takes Place in Sarasota

The Davy family searched Sarasota for their dream home.

08/26/2020 By Heather Dunhill

Real Estate

Local Realtor Association Reports Rise in Sales, New Listings

It's a seller's market right now.

08/25/2020 By Staff

Neighborhood Guide

Your Guide to Lakewood Ranch

There are many reasons to love Lakewood Ranch—even if you don’t live there.

08/24/2020 Edited by Ilene Denton


The DeMarcay Secures City of Sarasota Demolition Permit

Construction is expected to be completed in summer 2022.

08/18/2020 By Staff

Real Estate

Toll Brothers at Venice Woodlands Premieres

The gated community will have 263 homes at completion.

08/17/2020 By Ilene Denton


SarasotaMOD Weekend Reinvents Itself for the Pandemic Age

The architecture festival returns Nov. 6-8 with some novel twists to honor the career of longtime Sarasota architect Carl Abbott.

08/17/2020 By Ilene Denton

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: The Most Expensive Home in Sarasota Right Now

This Sanderling Club home is currently on the market for $14 million.

08/14/2020 By Robert Plunket

Real Estate

Bradenton Land Sells for $1.8 Million

The buyer plans to develop three of the 8.16 acres into a 7-Eleven gas station and convenience store.

08/11/2020 By Staff


Murray Homes Wins Best in Show at Southeast Builders Conference

The annual competition encompasses 12 Southeast states and the Caribbean.

08/11/2020 By Ilene Denton