Real Estate Updates

Sarasota Communities: Palmer Ranch

Sarasota Communities: Palmer Ranch
Sarasota Communities: Palmer Ranch
Just south of Sarasota lies one of the area’s most popular communities: Palmer Ranch. The 10,000+ acre master-planned community takes into account various lifestyle needs and caters to everything from apartments to luxurious single family estates spread across 26 communities and growing....

Sarasota Real Estate Update: October 2016

Inventory Rises Ahead of Season

Sarasota Real Estate Update: October 2016
Sarasota Real Estate Update: October 2016
The inventory of properties for sale in the Sarasota area rose by 17.5 percent from last year, and  shows an increase of 3.1 percent from last month, reversing the downward trend that started earlier this year.Year over year, single family home inventory in Sarasota increased by 15.7...

8 Reasons to Move to Sarasota

8 Reasons to Move to Sarasota
8 Reasons to Move to Sarasota
Home is where the heart is, and for us that is Sarasota. We love living in a vibrant, active community that astounds us every day with its natural beauty and the friendly people. If you’re considering buying a vacation home or relocating permanently to the Sunshine State, consider the...

Six Tips for Visiting an Open House

Six Tips for Visiting an Open House
Six Tips for Visiting an Open House
Open houses are excellent opportunities to tour a potential property and ask the representing agent or buyer questions. They’re an essential part of the Sarasota real estate market. Make the most of the home visit by preparing before walking through the front door.1) Know the Properties You...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: September 2016

Sales and Prices Up, Inventory Remains Tight

Sarasota Real Estate Update: September 2016
Sarasota Real Estate Update: September 2016
SARASOTA, Fla. (October 20, 2016) – Total closed sales in September in the two-county area are up 2.6 percent over September of last year, with single family sales up 3.8 percent, and condo sales down just under 1 percent. Single family home sales in Manatee County posted a 13.8 percent...

Sarasota Escapes Significant Tropical Damage

Sarasota Escapes Significant Tropical Damage
Sarasota Escapes Significant Tropical Damage
Sarasota escaped the full wrath of Hurricane Matthew, but it and Hurricane Hermine are reminders that it is only a matter of time before the Suncoast is impacted by a major tropical event.Florida was relatively lucky with Hurricane Hermine. Initial estimates place statewide insured damage at $500...

Sarasota Communities: Laurel and Nokomis

Sarasota Communities: Laurel and Nokomis
Sarasota Communities: Laurel and Nokomis
Between Osprey and Venice lies the incorporated area known in Sarasota real estate as Laurel and Nokomis. This sleepy Florida hamlet is best known for its beloved k-8 school, Nokomis Beach, and being an escape from the bustling lifestyle to the north and south. Residential area range from...

Sarasota Upcoming Fall Events

Sarasota Upcoming Fall Events
Sarasota Upcoming Fall Events
Fall in Florida does exist! It’s a less humid time of year, daily thunderstorms dwindle, and the shorter days are capped by spectacular sunsets. Native Floridians emerge from their air-conditioned bungalows to enjoy the nicer outdoor weather at Sarasota fall events. The October-November...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: August 2016

Fewer Distressed Sales Indicate a Healthier Market

Sarasota Real Estate Update: August 2016
Sarasota Real Estate Update: August 2016
Sales of distressed properties in the two-county area continued to decline in August, down 53.9 percent from the same month last year. Distressed sales in August comprised only 5.8 percent of total sales compared to 12.8 percent last August.Closed sales of single family homes and condos combined...

Sarasota Communities: Casey Key

Sarasota Communities: Casey Key
Sarasota Communities: Casey Key
When locals think “Casey Key” they think stunning waterfront homes. Residents prefer to think of it as their exclusive tropical getaway. This residential barrier island enclave attracts the wealthy and famous alike because of its privacy. With only two ways on and off, and the only...

Outdoor Living Space Ideas for Sarasota

Outdoor Living Space Ideas for Sarasota
Outdoor Living Space Ideas for Sarasota
Outdoor living spaces are increasingly becoming a selling feature in Sarasota real estate. Creating a stylish space can enhance the value of your home. Outdoor living is more than a porch of rocking chairs overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Any home can have an outdoor area where family and friends...

Sarasota Real Estate Update: July 2016

Hesitant Sellers Leave Buyers with Fewer Choices

Sarasota Real Estate Update: July 2016
Sarasota Real Estate Update: July 2016
SARASOTA, Fla. (August 24, 2016) – Median sale prices for condos and single family homes continue to increase in Sarasota County. Single family homes are up 10.5 percent from 2015 to $242,500 and condo median sales prices rose 7.9 percent from 2015 to $205,000.“While we continue to...
Todd & Tamara Currey
  • Tamara Currey

    Tamara Currey

    Realtor

    GRI, CIPS
    Licensed in Florida

    941.587.1776

    tamara.currey@premiersir.com

  • Todd Currey

    Todd
    Currey

    Realtor

    CPA, GRI, CRS, ABR
    Licensed in Florida

    941.918.8889

    todd.currey@premiersir.com