Sneak Preview

Junior League Simply Sarasota Tour of Homes, A New Architectural Trolley Tour and More

A look at upcoming home and garden events.

02/08/2018 By Ilene Denton

Open House

Parade of Homes Kicks Off Feb. 17

More than 100 homes are featured in the annual open house extravaganza.

02/06/2018 By Staff


New Bradenton Apartment Complex Opens Next Week

The developers behind Grand Palms Senior Living are celebrating its grand opening at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15.

02/06/2018 By Staff

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: A Grand Old Tudor in Bradenton

Here's a style of home you don't see very often in our area.

02/05/2018 By Robert Plunket

New hires

Homebuilder Picks New Office Manager

The Sarasota luxury home builder Nautilus Homes recently hired Jennifer Ricks.

02/01/2018 By Staff


Sarasota Company Completes Interior Design for New Aruba Condos

Sarasota's Abitar Furnishings recently completed the interior design and furnishing of five new condominiums at Aruba's Costa Linda Beach Resort.

01/30/2018 By Staff


Lakewood Ranch Manager Named 'Lifestyle Director of the Year'

Monaca Onstad, Lakewood Ranch’s director of community relations, was recently honored by the National Association of Home Builders.

01/30/2018 By Staff

Real estate

Michael Saunders Adds Agent in Palmer Ranch Office

Amy Rakouskas recently joined Michael Saunders & Company's Palmer Ranch team.

01/30/2018 By Staff

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: California Contemporary in San Remo

This week: A home that exemplifies what you'll find in Sarasota's rarified $5 million price point.

01/26/2018 By Robert Plunket

Take It Outside

Three Gorgeous Outdoor Kitchens

And tips from the experts on how to create your own.

01/25/2018 By Ilene Denton


Real Estate Attorney Becomes Partner, Shareholder at Sarasota Firm

Berlin Patten Ebling, PLLC recently named William McComb a partner and shareholder.

01/25/2018 By Staff

Only in Sarasota

Only in Sarasota: Lido Dorset, Lido Beach

This month: a mod moment at Lido Dorset.

01/25/2018 Illustrations by John Pirman

Red Brigade

Trend Report: Red

This powerful pigment will add a notice-me-now element in more ways than just your wardrobe.

01/25/2018 By Heather Dunhill

Real estate

Home and Condo Sales Increased in December

The number of closed sales of single-family homes and condos in Florida rose between last November and December.

01/24/2018 By Staff

Sneak Preview

Winning Looks from the Jewels on the Bay Designer Showhouse

The Showhouse, in Granada Park, is Jan. 21-Feb. 18.

01/23/2018 By Ilene Denton

Design Trends

What’s New in Interior Design in 2018

“We’re back to embracing the natural beauty of things,” says Ashton Woods’ national director of design studios.

01/22/2018 By Ilene Denton


Nonprofit Living Center Celebrates Opening of New Building

Plymouth Harbor on Sarasota Bay recently celebrated the completion of its new Northwest Garden Building

01/22/2018 By Staff


Ackerman Group Ranked as Top Real Estate Sales Team for 2017

The Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate team finished last year with $66.5 million in sales volume.

01/22/2018 By Staff