The Homes of Laurel Park - Sarasota
Known as Sarasota's walk-to-town community, Laurel Park is an historic community. Happy Florida families have been calling Laurel Park "home" since the 1920s. The contemporary residents are a diverse blend of families, young single professionals, and retired persons. No matter what a Laurel Park resident's background or occupation is, they all have one big thing in common: a desire to live in a safe community where the neighbors truly care about one another.
"The Homes of Laurel Park" is a brand-new housing community currently under construction. The land is within walking distance of Burns Court and bayside parks. The developers, Legacy Builders on the Westcoast, are transforming 19 lots into impeccable custom-designed houses with a focus on modern, streamlined design. Read more about Homes of Laurel Park.
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Laurel Park Homes in Downtown Sarasota
Laurel Park's walkabity means residents can head to shops and restaurants without needing to drive. This is ideal for retirees, families with young teenagers, and busy adults who simply enjoy a relaxing walk to go with their morning cup of coffee. And frankly, Laurel Park's culture of walking helps neighbors see each other more often and encourages sidewalk chats. For residents who choose to forgo cars, Sarasota's SCAT metro system has plenty of nearby stops to connect Laurel Park with the rest of Sarasota county.
Downtown Sarasota is in The Homes of Laurel Park's backyard. This district boasts 30 art galleries, 10 theaters, an opera house, ballet company, and award-winning symphony. The gorgeous beaches of Sarasota are what originally made it an international vacation destination. Siesta Key and Lido Key are must-visit beaches for sun and surf fans. Local farmers bring their produce to downtown Sarasota every Saturday for a vibrant farmer's market. Art, motorcycle, and fashion shows occur throughout the year to the delight of tourists and citizens alike. And of course, Sarasota is only a two-hour drive from all the attractions of Orlando.
The Laurel Park Neighborhood Association is open to anyone who lives in Laurel Park, including both renters and homeowners. The association tasks itself with beautifying the community, arranging social events for the community, and making sure all residents are aware of the latest community news. Its consists of five officers and several board members. It is also responsible for handling Laurel Park's trash collection and grounds-keeping.
Laurel Park Homes For Sale
The quaint and charming boundaries of Downtown Sarasota that makes up Historical Laurel Park and Burns Court is flourishing and making quite a name for itself. Nestled between the tranquil side streets near Orange Avenue is the soon-to-be home of a small enclave of custom properties known as The Homes of Laurel Park. These 19 homes will be built exclusively by Legacy Builders and will showcase 4 completely customizable home layouts ranging from traditional structures to fresh modern concepts.
The four builder plans, The Cypress, The Laurel, The Hudson and The Sand Drift, each offer an inviting and spacious floor plan catering to an active and lively lifestyle. Purchasers have the choice between 2 different package options offering the best accommodations. The Sapphire collection will have all the comforts and conveniences of a brand new home while the Ruby Collection includes an array of extra luxurious touch with its features and appointments. Base prices to build one of these unique homes range between $314,330 to $705,000. Each home will be situated on a, roughly, 6,000 square foot parcel and lot prices begin in the mid $300,000. At the end of the development, residents will have access to the public foot bridge and kayak launch leading to the Hudson Bayou and right out to Sarasota Bay. A Home Owners Association will be established with a minimal $400 annual fee.
Home buyers near and far are flocking to Downtown Sarasota due to it's trendy and convenient accessibility to all the best shops, restaurants, galleries and night life venues. Within walking distance from The Homes of Laurel Park is a collection of boutique shops and cafes lining the street of Burns and Towels Court. The area is a hot spot for cultural activities and maintains a strong arts & entertainment community. A few blocks to the north surrounded by vintage iron gates is the entrance to Laurel Park; a small, family friendly setting where locals can enjoy the public gazebo and playground. It's a rare opportunity to be a true homeowner in this blossoming historical district and, right now, there is no place more exciting to be!