If you enjoy spending time on the beach, you might want to take a closer look at what downtown Sarasota has to offer. In addition being within a short distance of miles of beautiful beaches and blue waters, downtown Sarasota is overflowing with cultural attractions, nightlife opportunities, restaurants, shops and more. Couple this with beautiful weather and a location that is conveniently near to many of Florida’s top attractions and you can’t go wrong when you purchase a home in downtown Sarasota.
Located on the bay and near to numerous barrier islands, downtown Sarasota is a virtual paradise for the beach lover. Not only are beautiful white sand beaches located only within miles of downtown Sarasota, but the city also offers an average high temperature of 82.8 degrees Fahrenheit coupled with plenty of sunshine. Even on those days when rain or thunderstorms have been predicted, it generally happens for only a brief period of time and is followed by more sunshine.
In addition to being located near to many of Florida’s best beaches, downtown Sarasota is also located near to many of Florida’s most popular attractions. Orlando, for example, is just a two hour drive away, while Tampa and St. Pete Beach are less than 60 miles from downtown Sarasota. The numerous shopping and dining opportunities found in St. Armands Circle are also only a short distance away, while downtown Sarasota itself is home to many museums, galleries, theaters and more.
When it comes to purchasing downtown Sarasota real estate, there are many options available to select from. Thanks to the interesting mix of old and new housing option, a wide variety of architectural styles are available. From condos to multi-million dollar waterfront estates, there is something for everyone in downtown Sarasota.