Real Estate Updates

Tis the Season Sarasota Gives

Tis the Season Sarasota Gives
Tis the Season Sarasota Gives
Sarasota is a particularly philanthropic community, as highlighted in the annual holiday fundraisers and drives. Here are some the holiday initiatives benefiting the local community. Season of Sharing in Sarasota Now in its 17th year, the holiday fundraiser assists hard-working families from...

Good News, Sellers: Homes Going Fast

Good News, Sellers: Homes Going Fast
Good News, Sellers: Homes Going Fast
Good News, Sellers: Homes Going FastA recent report found typical homes were spending just three weeks on the market nationwide, the shortest time since the National Association of Realtors (NAR) started including data on days on market.The numbers are based on 8,000 home purchases from July...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: October 2017

Sarasota and Manatee Market Back to Pre-Storm Pace

Sarasota Real Estate Update: October 2017
Sarasota Real Estate Update: October 2017
SARASOTA, Fla. (November 21, 2017) – October proves to be a month of recovery from Irma’s impact on the Sarasota real estate market. As the market bounces back, sellers prepare for the season, bringing more new listings and pending sales in October 2017. Closed sales for single...

The Boom is Back, Baby!

The Boom is Back, Baby!
The Boom is Back, Baby!
Good news in real estate: the housing boom is officially back, according to REALTOR.com. National median home prices are higher than pre-recession levels, reaching $236,000 in 2016. In the country’s largest housing markets, 31 of 50 have returned to leaves reached during the last housing...

Real Estate Growth on the Horizon for 2018

Real Estate Growth on the Horizon for 2018
Real Estate Growth on the Horizon for 2018
Real Estate Growth on the HorizonLike all real estate markets, Sarasota has its peak busy periods and slower months. Typically, the local real estate “season” starts in January with the influx of retirees escaping the winter months. But two months early, we’re seeing an uptick...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: September 2017

Sarasota Real Estate Update: September 2017
Sarasota Real Estate Update: September 2017
SARASOTA, Fla. (October 20, 2017) – The Sarasota and Manatee area was mostly unscathed from Hurricane Irma but, real estate sales were hit the hardest. With office closures, reinspections and tight scheduling for new appraisals, September 2017 reports a decrease in closed sales, pending...

Irma Damage Could be 4th Costliest Storm in US History, Behind Maria

Irma Damage Could be 4th Costliest Storm in US History, Behind Maria
Irma Damage Could be 4th Costliest Storm in US History, Behind Maria
Florida escaped a more significant impact when Hurricane Irma’s track moved eastward up the spine of the state. Nonetheless, the storm pummeled the Florida Keys and Naples area, plus knocked out the state’s power grid over a week in some areas. Early estimates by CoreLogic place the...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: August 2017

Upward Trend Continues in August

Sarasota Real Estate Update: August 2017
Sarasota Real Estate Update: August 2017
Compared to August 2016, the latest market report shows an increase in closed sales, median prices, and inventory for single family homes, while condos in the two-county area reported an increase in closed sales and pending sales. The August 2017 data was compiled from My Florida Regional...

Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma

Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma
Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma
Ask any Suncoast resident, and they will agree: we were very lucky this time. Even up until 12 hours before landfall, Hurricane Irma’s forecasted path spelled serious trouble for the Sarasota area. Much of Sarasota may have been without power for days after the storm’s passing, but...

Are You in a Sarasota Flood Zone?

Are You in a Sarasota Flood Zone?
Are You in a Sarasota Flood Zone?
As the devastation created by Hurricane Harvey sinks in, and Florida faces its own significant tropical threat, we’re learning that the majority of Houston metropolitan properties were not in designated flood zones. In a New York Times article, nearly 40 percent of the flooded properties...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: July 2017

Low Supply and High Demand Drives Median Prices Up

Sarasota Real Estate Update: July 2017
Sarasota Real Estate Update: July 2017
From the Realtors Association of Sarasota-Manatee: SARASOTA, Fla. (August 24, 2017) – The latest data, compiled from My Florida Regional Multiple Listing Service, continues to fluctuate in July of 2017 in the two county area. Closed sales increased in Sarasota County by 5.8...

Nationwide, Home Values Reach New Benchmark

Nationwide, Home Values Reach New Benchmark
Nationwide, Home Values Reach New Benchmark
For the first time, the typical U.S. home is now worth $200,000, according to Zillow's Real Estate Market Report for June 2017. This is well in line with the Sarasota real estate market, where the median sale price for a single-family home was $275,000 in June. The median sale price has been over...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: June 2017

Market Continues to Fluctuate

Sarasota Real Estate Update: June 2017
Sarasota Real Estate Update: June 2017
SARASOTA, Fla. (July 24, 2017) - Market statistics for June 2017 show an increase in inventory, median sales prices and the median time to contract. Compiled each month from My Florida Regional Multiple Listing Service (MLS®), the data also indicates an increase in pending sales and a...
Todd & Tamara Currey
  • Tamara Currey

    Tamara Currey

    Realtor

    GRI, CIPS
    Licensed in Florida

    941.587.1776

    tamara.currey@sothebysrealty.com

  • Todd Currey

    Todd
    Currey

    Realtor

    CPA, GRI, CRS, ABR
    Licensed in Florida

    941.918.8889

    todd.currey@sothebysrealty.com