Sarasota Lifestyle Guide

The Artisan on Main

Looking for a new townhouse in downtown Sarasota? Well, you are in luck. A new development has been announced - The Artisan on Main. This townhouse condo development is located on the east side of downtown. Located here:

Location of The Artisan on Main condos

Artisan on Main Townhouses RenderingThere is quite a bit of re-development going on in and around downtown Sarasota. If you are interested in opportunities around the Ringling Park area you should read this post - Re-development opportunities near downtown Sarasota.

The Artisan on Main condos will be located at the end of Main street, east of North Washington Blvd. and south of School Avenue. The townhouses will border Fruitville road and is across the street from Kanes Plaza office tower. 

The Artisan on Main Condos

These thirty seven townhouses will have private rooftop terrace and range in size from 1,857 to 2,690 square feet. Residents will be within a bike ride to all of the amenities of downtown Sarasota. They can also just meander over to Payne Park and enjoy a stroll through the park.

Prices will start in the $400,000s.

Artist rendering of The Artisan on Main condos...

Redevelopment Opportunity near Downtown Sarasota

Ringling Park Homes Sarasota

Looking for a great place to build a home near downtown Sarasota?

For many, living in a condo is not appealing. Yet, many love the downtown lifestyle. There are a handful of single family home neighborhoods within a 5 minute drive to downtown Sarasota. 

1) Laurel Park

2) West of Trail

3) Ringling Park

4) Gillespie Park

The above neighborhoods are a great place to look if you are seeking a single family home near the city. 

On our sister website DwellingWell.com I wrote about redevelopment opportunities in Ringling Park. You can read about it here - Ringling Park - So Close to Downtown Without the Big Prices.

Ringling Park Redevelopment

If you drive through Ringling Park you are starting to see some changes. People are drawn to this area because of quick and easy access to downtown yet don't have to pay the prices of the West of Trail neighborhoods. Homes in Ringling Park can be as much as half the price of a comparable home West of Trail or in Laurel Park.

The owners of the lot below have started construction of a large home on a 13,900 square foot directly on Ringling Blvd. 

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Most Walkable Downtown Sarasota Condos

Do you love walking to shopping, dining and entertainment? We get many inquiries from people seeking a walkable neighborhood in Sarasota. There are only a handful of neighborhoods in Sarasota where cars are not needed on a daily basis and you can walk to your basic needs and wants. Below are the most walkable areas in Sarasota.

Walkable Condos in Sarasota

Below are some of the most walkable condos in downtown Sarasota. These condos allow residents to walk out your front door and have shopping, restaurants and other fun things to do within footsteps. They rank well according to Walkscore.com.

100 Central

100 Central condos Sarasota

100 Central is the perfect building to call home. This condo building was constructed in 2005, and it features 95 residences. Each resident has their own private parking spaces, valet, a concierge, and use of the meeting and fitness rooms. The pool is large and perfect for entertaining your out-of-town guests. View all condos for sale in 100 Central.

1350 Main

1350 Main condos Sarasota

This is one of the most desirable residences in all of Sarasota. This high-rise building...