Market Updates

Sarasota Area Market Update – April 2017

Sales Increase as Season Winds Down SARASOTA, Fla. (April 21, 2017) – According to the recent numbers compiled by Florida REALTORS® from My Florida Regional MLS, March 2016 proved to show strength in both Sarasota and Manatee County. The combined closed sales for condos and single family in the two-county area increased by 6.2 percent […]

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Inventory on the Rise

SARASOTA, Fla. (April 20, 2016) – Inventory of available properties is on the rise in both counties. For single family homes in Sarasota County, inventory is up 5.6 percent from March last year, and up 5.0 percent in Manatee County. Condo inventory is likewise up in both counties, with Sarasota County up 22.1 percent, while […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – March 2016

Home Prices Continue to Rise During Seasonal Sales Dip SARASOTA, Fla. (February 23, 2016) – The end of 2015 witnessed record-breaking sales for both Sarasota and Manatee counties. January sales reflected the expected seasonal dip as a result of reduced buying activity during the holidays, even as median prices continued to rise. “Our slice of […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – February 2016

Ringing in the New Year with Record-Breaking Sales SARASOTA, FL (January 22, 2016) – The year 2015 was one for the record books in real estate sales for both Sarasota and Manatee counties, closing out the year with an all-time record of 20,691 in combined closed transactions, 1,302 sales above last year’s numbers. “These truly […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – November 2015

Sales stay strong in traditionally slower September Property sales in Sarasota and Manatee counties were somewhat slower in September 2015, but the drop off from August was expected after an unprecedented six month run of record-setting closings. In addition, the start of fall 2015 looks a lot like the same time last year, but with […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – October 2015

August 2015 inventory drops; prices climb  The active inventory of properties for sale in Sarasota and Manatee counties continued to drop in August 2015, while the median sale prices skyrocketed over last year at this time, demonstrating a strong seller’s market in the region.  According to the Realtor® Association of Sarasota and Manatee, the inventory […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – September 2014

Closed transactions remain strong in August 2014 Homes and condos continued to sell at a brisk pace in Sarasota County in August, once again nearly reaching the 1,000 level with 975 closed transactions. The eight-month total from the start of the year now stands at 7,850, about 100 sales ahead of last year’s near record […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – August 2014

Sarasota County real estate market revisits July cooling trend Property sales in Sarasota County almost reached the 1,000 level for the fifth straight month in July 2014, falling just short at 928 closed transactions. In the county’s history, only once has such a five-month hot streak been accomplished – from March through July 2004 – falling […]

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Living in Sarasota . . . and beyond, December 2017

Living in Sarasota . . . and beyond, December 2017

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