Small Talk

Living Large in a 270-Square-Foot House

The tiny house movement rolls into Manatee County.

09/23/2016 By Ilene Denton


Lennar Acquires Fellow Homebuilder WCI Communities

The Miami-based homebuilder Lennar Corporation announced Thursday that it has acquired WCI Communities, Inc., a homebuilder based in Bonita Springs.

09/22/2016 Research by staff

Door Candy

Doorknobs by Sarasota Design Pioneer Ruth Richmond are Hot Collectibles

Ruth Richmond's doorknobs are classic examples of 1960s elegance.

09/22/2016 By Robert Plunket


Insurance Company to Break Ground on New Lakewood Ranch HQ

Centauri Insurance will break ground on its new corporate headquarters in Lakewood Ranch this month.

09/21/2016 Research by staff


Office Park Goes for $4 Million

A Sarasota-based group of investors recently purchased a 203,809-square-foot office park for $4 million.

09/20/2016 Research by staff

New hires

Three New Architects Join Sarasota Firm

The Sarasota-based architectural firm Sweet Sparkman Architects recently added three new architects: Karl Bernard, Jourdana LaFate and Matt Ferguson.

09/20/2016 Research by staff


Bradenton Office, Warehouse Space Sells for $862,500

Sarasota's Alpha Virtual LLC recently purchased 9,750 square feet of office and warehouse space for just over $862,000.

09/19/2016 Research by staff


Residential Complex Sells for $750,000

Venice's Stephane Willocx last month purchased a 12-unit multi-family residential complex for $750,000.

09/19/2016 Research by staff


Cleaning Company Leases Bradenton Space

Sunshine Cleaning Services recently leased 1,750 square feet of office and warehouse space.

09/16/2016 Research by staff

New hires

Goodwill Hires New Director of Real Estate and Market Development

Goodwill Manasota recently hired Priscilla Frye as its director of real estate and market development.

09/15/2016 Research by staff


Sarasota Office, Warehouse Space Sold for $940,000

Myakka City's CLK Holdings, LLC. recently purchased 10,150 square feet of office and warehouse space for $940,000.

09/15/2016 Research by staff


Sarasota Office, Warehouse Space Sells for $800,000

Sarasota's EMF Holdings Inc recently purchased 12,451 square feet of office and warehouse space for $800,000.

09/13/2016 Research by staff


Groundbreaking for State Street Condo Project Set

The development team behind downtown Sarasota's 1500 State Street condo project will celebrate the official groundbreaking of the project at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26.

09/13/2016 Research by staff


Our Favorite Photos on Instagram This Week - 9/12/16

From Paul Rudolph's architecture to our beautiful beaches, here's what we loved on Instagram this week.

09/12/2016 By Lana Allen

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: Lush Japanese Style in Bayou Oaks

Step inside a Japanese style home with its own koi pond and tea house in Bayou Oaks.

09/12/2016 By Robert Plunket


New Civic Organization Calls for Wider Sidewalks, Greater Public Involvement in Planning

STOP!, a new group of Sarasota residents dedicated to maintaining quality of life in the city, will hold its first town hall meeting on Thursday, Sept. 22.

09/12/2016 Research by staff


Shopping Center Sold for $5.6 Million

A Bradenton-based investment group recently purchased the 61,763-square-foot shopping center located at 3501 Cortez Road, Bradenton, for almost $5.6 million.

09/12/2016 Research by staff

What I’m Crushing On

Design Consultant Joe Clark Shares 5 Favorite Design Trends

White bathrooms, black kitchens, wild agate and more.

09/09/2016 With Joe Clark

Doggone It

An Area Builder is Going to the Dogs

Taylor Morrison introduces doggie lifestyle concierges, pet washing stations and more at its Esplanade communities.

09/09/2016 By Ilene Denton

Top Sale

A Casey Key Compound Sells for $5.5 million

It’s the highest priced Sarasota County residential sale in August.

09/09/2016 By Ilene Denton