Sarasota Home Sales - The Barrier Islands
Longboat Key - St. Armands Circle - Lido Key
Longboat Key - $800,000 to $12,000,000
St. Armands Circle - $600,000 to $5 million
Lido Key and Lido Shores - $600,000 to $5 million
The Barrier Islands - Sarasota Homes Sale
Longboat KeyHomes $800,000 to $12,000,000
Longboat Key is probably the best known of the Barrier Islands just off the coast of Sarasota.
It offers residents a secure and private lifestyle, from the luxury high-rise condominiums that line the Gulf of Mexico to the sprawling bay-side estates.
Once you have crossed the bridge into this island community, you will marvel at its impeccably manicured fairways and lawns, smart shopping areas and tropical opulence.
Longboat offers exciting residential opportunities for permanent and vacation lifestyles and for both younger and the older residents from the elegant areas and waterfront condominiums of southern Longboat, St. Armands, Bird and Lido Keys.
Longboat is known for tasteful luxury and manicured surroundings.
There are stunning beaches and excellent amenities which include two 18-hole championship courses.
High-end boutiques and five-star restaurants make it an ideal destination for residents and vacationers who like their beach getaways on the swankier side.
St. Armands CircleHomes $600,000 to $5 million
St. Armands is a highly desirable, energetic and exciting neighborhood located around St. Armands Circle the world-renowned shopping and dining destination.
It is a residential community of eclectic architectural styles, ranging from "Old Florida" to Mediterranean and contemporary.
Many of the smaller and older homes are currently being renovated or replaced with impressive mansions. An intriguing blend of past and present, this stylish neighborhood is only a short walk from the Lido Beach.
It is also conveniently located for Sarasota's dazzling downtown theater district.
The island is linked with bridges to the mainland of Sarasota and the south end of Longboat Key.
Lido Key and Lido ShoresHomes $600,000 to $5 million
Lido Key is a beautiful 12 mile long barrier island, with white sandy beaches and beautiful sunsets. Lido Shores, part of Lido Key nestles just north of world-renowned St. Armands Circle, Lido Shores is surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota Bay and New Pass. This picturesque locale provides the perfect backdrop for the dramatic luxury homes created by some of Sarasota's most talented architects and designers. The area has attracted artists and intellectuals, as well as successful entrepreneurs. Many of the homes on the Gulf are now being sold, and remodeled or replaced, as are some bay side homes with their views of the Sarasota skyline. Longboat Key - Luxury homes and quality living - Sarasota Homes Sale>