A 12th floor penthouse at The Beach Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota on Lido Key sold for $4.3 million, making it Sarasota County’s top residential sale for the month of July. The 3,872-square-foot condo has four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths, a luxurious master suite and Gulfside balcony to revel in the sunset views. It originally was listed in February at $4,950,000. The listing agent was Larry Ziegler of Michael Saunders & Company; Oliver McConnell of McConnell and Associates was the selling agent. It originally sold for $4.2 million when The Beach Residences was completed in 2005. Ziegler tells us the purchaser is already a resident of the building who wanted a larger unit.