Bradenton Apartment Complex Sold for $110.5 Million

A company from Jupiter, Florida, recently purchased the 900-unit Carlton Arms complex.

03/16/2018 By Staff

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: Three Gillespie Park Bungalows

If you're looking for an old bungalow to rehab, our Real Estate Junkie's got three great picks.

03/16/2018 By Robert Plunket

Real estate

Home Flipping Up

More than 207,000 American homes were 'flipped' in 2017, the highest annual number since 2006.

03/13/2018 By Staff


Architect Joins Sarasota Firm

Steve Isaacson recently joined the Sarasota office of Carlson Studio Architecture, which also has an office in Seattle, as a senior architect.

03/13/2018 By Staff


Homebuilder Breaks Ground on New Neighborhood Amenity Center

Lakewood Ranch's Neal Communities recently broke ground on a new amenity center at Grand Palm, its master-planned Venice community.

03/13/2018 By Staff

Real estate

Agent Joins Michael Saunders' Main Street Office

Michael Saunders & Company recently hired Heather Rippy in its downtown Sarasota office.

03/12/2018 By Staff


New Senior Living Facility Coming to Lakewood Ranch

Minneapolis' Ryan Companies US, Inc. and Grand Living will soon begin construction on Grand Living at Lakewood Ranch.

03/12/2018 By Staff


Ribbon Cutting for New Pinecraft Hotel Is April 13

Dutchman Hospitality is holding a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the Carlisle Inn, its new hotel in the Amish Pinecraft community.

03/09/2018 By Staff

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: A Neo-Classical Home in the Ringling Museum Neighborhood

This week’s home is one of Sarasota’s grandest.

03/09/2018 By Robert Plunket

New hires

Construction Firm Names New Director of Field Operations

DeAngelis Diamond—which has offices in Naples, Fort Myers, Sarasota, Alabama and Tennessee—recently promoted Nick Pair.

03/08/2018 By Staff

Real estate

Coldwell Banker Realtor Tops in State

Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate's Roger Pettingell was recently ranked as the company's No. 1 individual sales associate in Florida for 2017.

03/07/2018 By Staff


2.6 Acres Near University Parkway Sold for $335,000

Sarasota's Smally Family Land Corp. recently purchased vacant land at 8241 Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota.

03/07/2018 By Staff

Sneak Preview

Gardens in Paradise Tour is Set for March 17

Upcoming garden shows include Bradenton in Bloom and more.

03/06/2018 By Ilene Denton

Sneak Preview

Scott McGillivray Brings New DIY Network Show to Sarasota

In Buyers Bootcamp, he transforms two local homes.

03/06/2018 By Ilene Denton


Bradenton Interior Design Company Wins Award

Bradenton’s Orange Moon Interiors was recently awarded a 2018 “Best of Design” by Houzz, a home remodeling website.

03/02/2018 By Staff

Real Estate Guide 2018

The Next Hot Neighborhoods

Five under-the-radar places that are ready to rise.

03/01/2018 By Robert Plunket

The Future

What Does the Future Hold for Sarasota?

Does bigger mean better?

02/28/2018 By David Hackett

Exit Interview

14 Amazing Objects in the Ca d'Zan Mansion

Outgoing curator Ron McCarthy shares his favorite parts of the Ringlings' Italianate home.

02/28/2018 By Ilene Denton

Gardens in Paradise

Sarasota Garden Club's Garden in Paradise Kicks Off This Month

The Flower Streets show off their finery at this annual tour.

02/28/2018 By Ilene Denton