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Listings in Sarasota

$8,100,000
4 Beds 4.5 Baths Epoch SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
Experience the epitome of ultra-luxury living at EPOCH, one of the most coveted waterfront condominiums on the West Coast of Florida. Behold Residence #6, a dazzling masterpiece of architecture and design offering stunning panoramas of the downtown city skyline, Sarasota Bay, and the Gulf of Mexico. Spanning an impressive 4333 air-conditioned square feet, this Coastal contemporary residence boasts magnificent owners’ quarters and three luxurious en-suite guest suites, seamlessly blending exceptional comfort, cutting-edge technology, and chic design elements to create an unequivocally lavish lifestyle. Beyond its impressive interior appointments, floor-to-ceiling impact glass walls and three enormous private terraces provide 360-degree views, showcasing the modern elegance of this near newly construction building. Accessible via private elevator, the foyer welcomes you with Deguorney silk wallcovering, leading into the residence where sky-high views unfold through a full wall of floor-to-ceiling impact rated glass, seamlessly connecting indoor and outdoor spaces. Soaring 12’ ceilings and an open floor plan enhance the grand scale of the central living spaces, with distinctive zones arranged to preserve a sense of intimacy. The great room features an incredible custom built-in wall system with clean lines and display shelving which sets the stage for large-scale entertaining. The open dining area offers direct access to the terrace with a smart summer kitchen, perfect for gatherings. The gourmet kitchen features bespoke Italian soft-close cabinetry, expansive storage, quartz countertops, and top-of-the-line Gaggenau appliances, including a six-burner gas range, double wall ovens, side-by-side refrigerator and freezer, and wine refrigerator. The owners’ suite, boasting spectacular marina and sunset views, serves as a luxury retreat beyond compare. The expansive bedroom includes a seating area and direct access to the bayfront terrace with additional Bay side lounge space. The walk-in closet, perfectly customized, sits adjacent to the oversized bathroom with a huge walk-in shower, a sculptural tub, double vanities with seating, and 2 water closets. The three additional en-suite bedrooms each feature generous customized closets and abundant natural lighting. Premium technological integrations include Lutron automated shades, Smart lighting control, and multi-zone air conditioning. Spacious home laundry facilities, an adjacent gigantic storage room, and parking for 2 cars further enhance the conveniences. EPOCH was meticulously conceived to offer the highest level of luxury living, celebrating the renowned mid-century modern style of the Sarasota School of Architecture. Residents of the 23 exclusive residences enjoy world-class amenities, personalized services, and enhanced security. Nestled on the shoreline of Sarasota Bay and just steps from the city’s cosmopolitan core, EPOCH seamlessly blends contemporary elegance with unrivaled quality for the pinnacle of luxury living on the Gulf Coast.

605 S Gulfstream Avenue Unit 6N, Sarasota

$7,200,000
3 Beds 3.5 Baths The Demarcay SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Under Construction. Photos have been virtually staged. Delivering Q2 of 2024. The DeMarcay is an 18-story boutique condominium of only 39 residences located on the highly sought-after South Palm Avenue in downtown Sarasota. This upgraded Penthouse Collection Residence was just released by the developer and offers the unique opportunity to purchase new construction and move in this Spring. The 3,407 SF residences offers 3 bedrooms plus a den and 3.5 bathrooms, 11-foot ceilings, large windows, and 2 terraces that feature unparalleled 180-degree views of Sarasota Bay, the Ringling Bridge and beyond. The chef’s kitchen offers an integrated design complete with an upgraded Miele appliance package including a gas cooktop, quartz countertops, and Italian custom cabinetry. A walk-in pantry, under counter wine fridge, and dry bar make this residence perfect for entertaining friends and family. Wake up to bay views from the owners’ suite that also features a generous walk-in closet and a spa-inspired bathroom with floating vanities, a frameless glass shower, a standalone soaking tub, and private water closet. The den is conveniently located adjacent to the owners’ suite with a separate terrace, making working from home a pleasure. The residence includes two assigned parking spaces with valet access required. The thoughtful amenities are found on the 18th floor including a beautiful clubhouse with a fitness center, catering kitchen, and two terraces offering unobstructed views of the bay and downtown. Entertaining options include an outdoor kitchen and dining area. Just beyond relax in the rooftop pool while enjoying breathtaking water views. There will be on-site staff available 24/7 providing resident services for owners whether they are in town or traveling. This reinvention of the 1922 DeMarcay Hotel artfully pays homage to its past while claiming its place as one of the few new construction buildings of its type in this location. Note: Pictures provided are renderings and may not be of this home; they are meant to represent the interior finishes for this community.

33 S Palm Avenue Unit 1501, Sarasota

$6,995,000
5 Beds 4.5 Baths Palazzi Al Mare SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
Gulf Front Luxury Living at its Absolute Best in this Exquisite Estate of Palazzi Al Mare in the Heart of Lido Key! It'll be love at first sight when you enter this stunning 5 Bedrooms, 4 Full Baths, 2 Half Baths, 5-Car Garage Gulf Front Dream Estate. Enter through the Iron Front Gate to be surrounded by professional lush landscaping, added lighting, paver driveway & sidewalk leading to the backyard. This home has it all including endless unobstructed views of The Gulf of Mexico. With 5,405 square feet under air, this home features Control I4 smart home automation, expansive living spaces w/ custom designer finishes, ceiling speakers on 8-zones, custom built-ins and motorized Hunter Douglas blinds & shades throughout. First, enter through the Grand Foyer where you will be mesmerized by the breathtaking GLASS ELEVATOR & STAIRCASE for the only 5-Level Homes directly on Lido Beach! Next, take the master staircase or commercial-grade glass elevator to the open-concept, main living area which features an oversized, luxurious great room with views of the crystal blue-turquoise waters of the Gulf as you look out through the floor-to-ceiling HURRICANE IMPACT WINDOWS or SLIDING IMPACT DOORS. The sliding doors to the multiple enclave balconies throughout this home even have the NEW motorized Kevlar hurricane screens! The main living (2nd level) also features a gorgeous Gulf front great room, detailed gourmet chef's kitchen featuring SUB ZERO AND WOLF APPLIANCES, separate walk-in pantry, full dual-bar, sinks, and SUB-ZERO beverage coolers, w/ a separate ice maker as well. Each floor of TRUE living space (3) features massive en suites- customized bedrooms w/ large walk-in his & her closets; en suite bathrooms, private smart controls for the music, blinds, air/heat and lighting. There is even a 5th bedroom on the 2nd floor off the laundry room. The 2nd Primary En Suite is located on the 3rd floor featuring some of the most luxurious upgrades you'll ever see! Take the grand GLASS staircase to the showstopping 4th floor where you will find the breathtaking NEWLY TILED 8-person POOL & SPA w/ ALL NEW EQUIPMENT, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico surrounded by Trex Decking, features a motorized covered sitting area w/ a Muraled wall (that is also pre-plumbed and equipped w/ a gas line for an outdoor kitchen), a half bath, utility closet, outdoor walled speakers, Come lit security & gate system, outdoor H&C shower and one of the best rooms yet- the main Primary, which has been updated for the best mix of entertaining and privacy! Off of the pool deck you will NOW find an entertainer's dream room featuring a Sub-Zero Beverage Refrigerator, Granite Wet Bar w/ a custom Granite L-Shaped Bar, Kevlar screen on the left balcony and then Motorized Hunter Douglas privacy screens/blinds for the others. This Primary en suite features a dream bathroom w/ 2 toilet closets- 1 has a bidet as well; a laundry closet w/ Washer & Dryer Hookups, custom closet built-ins, 2 separate vanities w/ its own separate makeup vanity, custom Victoria Albert soaking tub, dual-shower head w/ sitting areas and attention to detail was not missed as you'll see double coffered custom ceilings throughout and all are unique to its own design. Not to miss, the 5th floor- rooftop terrace, where you can go to enjoy a 360-degree of water views including Sarasota bay and the Gulf of Mexico! The most relaxing & private unobstructed views any property can offer on Lido Key! Only steps to St. Armands!

361 Benjamin Franklin Drive Unit A, Sarasota

$6,300,000
3 Beds 4.5 Baths One Park Residences SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
Pre-Construction. To be built. With world-class architecture and interiors, the 18-story One Park is bringing a quintessential lifestyle to one of Downtown Sarasota’s most sought after locations, Boulevard of the Arts. Featuring panoramic direct views from Bay Park to Downtown Sarasota and beyond, One Park offers an unrivaled Sarasota Bay lifestyle. Residence features include 12' floor-to-ceiling sliders, smart home technology for seamless personalization with the touch of a button, a contemporary lighting package, fully built-out closets, marble, wood or porcelain slab flooring throughout, 8' tall interior doors, midnight bar in primary bedrooms, Subzero and Wolf appliance package, and expansive outdoor terraces with modern glass railings and summer kitchens. World-class amenities and services include resort-style infinity-edge pool and spa deck with lounge area, wellness spa, private theater room, and a state-of-the-art fitness studio featuring the latest high-tech exercise equipment, Pilates, yoga and cycling rooms. A 53-acre signature Bay Park, Boating and Beaches are at residents’ fingertips, while art, cultural venues, fine dining and social spaces are just steps from their front door. Developed by nationally acclaimed Property Markets Group (PMG) and Moneyshow. This visionary team will deliver a masterfully crafted luxury Bayfront living experience.

668 Quay Commons Unit 1804, Sarasota

$5,500,000
4 Beds 4.5 Baths Prime Sub / West Of The Trail SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
WEST OF THE TRAIL WATERFRONT… Welcome to this elegant classic home with a coastal flair, located just minutes from downtown Sarasota. A fabulous location, a smart floor plan, views of Hudson Bayou create a winning combination. Over 4,200 SF of beautiful living space, this custom home features enhanced architectural details, 12’ ceilings, custom trim work, thick crown moldings, tray & coffered ceilings with beams & beadboard detailing, maple hardwood floors adding charm & character. Ample room for entertaining with formal living & dining areas, plus a spacious family room with gas fireplace & large sliding doors leading to the outdoors. Two covered outdoor areas, one for lounging, the other with grill & dining area. The large heated saltwater pool and spa are surrounded by a travertine deck and lush foliage. For boating enthusiasts, the dock has a 16,000 lift, and just one bridge to the bay, minutes to Marina Jack’s. Fully appointed chef’s kitchen is appointed w/ custom cabinetry, quartzite counters, designer appointments, & Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliances. A large center island, breakfast bar & casual dining area overlooking the pool, provide the perfect spot for informal meals. The first-floor primary retreat features; large sliders to the lanai, double walk-in closets & spa-inspired bath. The first-floor den (with Murphy bed) could be a 5th bedroom w/access to a full bathroom & hall closets. Another hall closet is prepared for an elevator should you need one. The second level offers a large loft/family room, three additional generous sized bedrooms, & two full baths. A large 3-car garage and huge driveway make way for great parking. Located just a short stroll to downtown Sarasota, theaters, dining, Southside Village and more. Meet your neighbors at Pomelo Park just around the corner. An amazing home in a fabulous location West of the Trail!!

907 Pomelo Avenue, Sarasota

$5,450,000
3 Beds 3.5 Baths Bayso SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
Indulge in the mesmerizing allure of the surrounding water vistas that envelop this remarkable residence. With sweeping 360-degree water views from every room and an additional 1500 square feet spread across four balconies, this property is a true gem. Step out and be captivated by the exceptional water panoramas that make this home truly one of a kind. Discover the epitome of sophisticated downtown, waterfront living within one of the city's most esteemed condominium communities. Completed in December 2023, this brand-new Penthouse boasts an expansive custom floorplan, comprising 3600 square feet of living space and an extra 1500 square feet of patios—perfect for both family comfort and lavish entertaining. Dramatic floor-to-ceiling glass on three sides bathes the interior in natural light, framing a breathtaking panorama of Sarasota Bay, dynamic city lights, and stretching to the Gulf of Mexico. The kitchen, adjacent to the impressive great room, is a stylish and functional showcase with rich wood and quartz countertops, European cabinetry, upscale appliances, and a spacious island featuring an additional prep kitchen—perfect for hosting guests. The master bedroom is a haven of tranquility with easy access to the lanai, creating an ideal spot for savoring morning lattes. Whether for quiet relaxation or entertaining, the open balcony beckons with unobstructed views framed by a sleek glass railing, showcasing a world-class panorama of water, skyline, and sunsets beyond the horizon. Two guest suites, each with its own bath, ensure pampered comfort for visitors, while a separate bonus/den area provides additional space for moments of retreat. The residence includes an extra powder bath, a spacious laundry room, two guest parking spaces, and an additional storage locker. The resort-style pool area is a blissful retreat with ample space for sun lounging, a poolside grill, and outdoor dining for indulgent alfresco meals. Bayso offers a range of stylish amenities, including a fitness center, pool, office conference and individual office spaces, poolside grill, two club rooms, and catering kitchens. With its prime location and unparalleled amenities, this condo surpasses expectations, standing in a class of its own. Experience a lifestyle where every detail is meticulously crafted for sophistication and comfort—welcome to a residence where elegance meets the extraordinary. Your journey into refined living awaits at Bayso.

301 Quay Commons Unit 1904, Sarasota

$4,925,000
5 Beds 4 Baths Hudson Bayou SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. The downtown Sarasota waterfront setting doesn’t get any better. Located in a federally Qualified Opportunity Zone, the investment opportunity for this property offers significant tax benefits. This 4016 square foot, 2-story home is situated on 220’ of water frontage on a Hudson Bayou peninsula. The views from the residence on the bayou are simply breathtaking. This downtown property is just minutes away from Selby Botanical Gardens, the Marina Jack bay front, Main Street, area beaches, local barrier islands, SRQ airport and everything that Sarasota so graciously offers. And the beauty about this property is that it’s been professionally renovated both inside and out; which feels as though the home is brand new. As you approach the property from the road, you're greeted by a motorized privacy gate and once you enter the elegant motor court with silver brick pavers, you have access to a 3-car, oversized garage; with tandem parking in one of the bays. On the exterior, the residence features a standing seam metal roof, new PGT impact windows and doors, anodized shade louvers on the front elevation windows, and stone stairs that lead to the grand, glass entry doors. There’s an elevated, inground pool which isn’t obstructed with a screened cage, which adds to the outdoor natural appeal. Another highlight is a covered outdoor dining area that overlooks the sundeck and water. This area is perfect for entertaining. You’ll also discover a renovated dock with Trex engineered decking and not just one, but two boat lifts. From a boating standpoint, this located offers protected water and you’re only minutes to Sarasota Bay and the open pass out to the Gulf of Mexico. And for the youngsters, there’s even a charming little tree house with big water views that's certain to make for lasting, life-long childhood memories. Inside the home you’ll find high ceilings, floors that are clad with French Oak, 8’ interior doors, a gas fireplace, contemporary wood staircase, elegant bathrooms, a stylish kitchen with white Shaker cabinetry, quartz counter-tops and Viking appliances. The pristine residence boasts 5 bedrooms with 4 ensuite bathrooms, a dedicated office that could be outfitted as a media room, and a temperature-controlled wine storage room located inside the large garage. Every room in the house is expansive and because of all of the windows, which offer privacy views, there’s an abundance of natural light cascading into the home. The primary bedroom suite is delightfully spacious and features 2 oversized walk-in wardrobe rooms, a gorgeous spa style bathroom and access to a second story covered outdoor terrace with grand water and sunset views of Hudson Bayou. A completely renovated home, on the water, in downtown Sarasota with the zip code 34236 doesn’t become available very often, but in addition to that scarcity, because it’s located in 1 of only 4 Qualified Opportunity Zones in Sarasota, you could treat this as an investment property and with the proper hold, eliminate any capital gains tax on a future resale. Speak to your investment advisor for more information about this significant tax benefit. To tour the property, contact the listing agent or your trusted real estate professional. Please see extensive property catalog attached for full property details and photos.

1718 Bay Street, Sarasota

$4,600,000
3 Beds 4.5 Baths One Park Residences SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Pre-Construction. To be built. Pre-Construction. To be built. With world-class architecture and interiors, the 18-story One Park is bringing a quintessential lifestyle to one of Downtown Sarasota’s most sought after locations, Boulevard of the Arts. Featuring panoramic direct views from Bay Park to Downtown Sarasota and beyond, One Park offers an unrivaled Sarasota Bay lifestyle. Residence features include 10' to 12' floor-to-ceiling windows, smart home technology for seamless personalization with the touch of a button, a contemporary lighting package, fully built-out closets, marble, wood or porcelain slab flooring throughout, 8' tall interior doors, midnight bar in primary bedrooms, Subzero and Wolf appliance package, and expansive outdoor terraces with modern glass railings and summer kitchens. World-class amenities and services include resort-style infinity-edge pool and spa deck with lounge area, wellness spa, private theater room, and a state-of-the-art fitness studio featuring the latest high-tech exercise equipment, Pilates, yoga and cycling rooms. A 53-acre signature Bay Park, Boating and Beaches are at residents’ fingertips, while art, cultural venues, fine dining and social spaces are just steps from their front door. Developed by nationally acclaimed Property Markets Group (PMG) and Moneyshow. This visionary team will deliver a masterfully crafted luxury Bayfront living experience.

668 Quay Commons Unit 504, Sarasota

$3,985,000
3 Beds 3.5 Baths The Owen SubDv. 34236 Zip Code
Pre-Construction. To be built. PreConstruction. An intimate gated community of just 29 residences, The Owen is nestled along the southern curve of downtown’s Golden Gate Point. Interior finishes of this three-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bath residence include a private elevator entry, 10-foot ceilings per plan, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf five-burner gas cooktop, Wolf wall ovens, quartz countertops, Rohl fixtures, contemporary cabinetry, an oversized island, porcelain tile flooring and a gas grill on the terrace. Distinctive resort-style spaces are designed for wellness and leisure, including a 1,700 S.F. fitness center, dual locker rooms, steam and sauna, owners' gathering room, conference/work-from-home suites, game room with pool table, large screen TV and bar, infinity-edge saltwater pool, spa, and cozy fire pit. A walking path encircling the property and a dog park area are the perfect places for you and your furry friend to get a daily run. The two-story entry lobby features owner storage, bike storage, and a concierge desk. Two parking spaces, one with an outlet for an EV charger are included. Easy access to the restaurants, boutiques, and galleries of downtown, St. Armands Circle, and the beaches of Lido and Longboat Keys, personalized homeowner services, and the security of all new construction make life at The Owen carefree and convenient. For a limited time, this residence can be fully customized. The Owen is presented by The Ronto Group, developers of The Rosewood Residences Lido Beach and many notable condominium communities along Florida's Gulf Coast.

325 Golden Gate Point Unit 803, Sarasota

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