South Sarasota is in Sarasota County, Florida. It has a population of about 4,000 people spanning over 2.32 miles and is part of the Bradenton–Sarasota–Venice Metropolitan Statistical Area. South Sarasota is located approximately seven miles north of Osprey and about 17 miles south of Bradenton.
South Sarasota provides residents endless possibilities to keep the family of all ages entertained. Sarasota is home to several great beaches including Siesta Beach which was named as the “Best Sand Beach in America” by Travel Channel in 2004. With the “worlds whitest finest sand” made from 99% pure quartz, it makes it cool to the touch at all times. Spend the day fishing, snorkeling, swimming or parasailing, or for a slower pace, take a ride in a chartered boat and enjoy the fresh ocean breeze. Phillippe Creek is also a great place to take the family for a day of fun. The freshwater tidal creek and park offers 60-acres of fun with a playground, walking and running trails, gazebo, and picnic areas. Residents can kayak through Sarasota Bay and even watch dolphins breach and manatees eat seagrass, in shallow bay water. South Sarasota has an array of options shopping and dining to satisfy your cravings.
Students of South Sarasota can enroll in the Phillippe Shores Elementary School, Brookside Middle School or the Riverview High Schools. Buyers of this area can purchase a condo or townhouse with two to four bedrooms up to 2,900 square feet of living space. Find yourself in a beautifully renovated home with modern touches, open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, quartz or granite counters, marble vanities and stainless appliances. Buyers can find garden style or waterfront properties in quiet, guarded gated communities. Master bedrooms with sitting areas, walk-in closets, private balconies and large open kitchens provide buyers luxury living that is low maintenance living. South Sarasota also provides buyers with more options including homes with two to five bedrooms from 1,200 to 6,900 square feet. These magnificent homes provide buyers great in-home amenities such as stainless appliances, granite, stone and marble countertops, refreshing sparkling pools with screened verandas, butler’s pantries as well as large backyards perfect for entertaining. Homes sit on up to .5 acre of land, and some homes are available in one of Sarasota’s most desirable neighborhoods of Oyster Bay Estates. If you are interested in purchasing a home in South Sarasota, Florida, please contact us today.