A pristine setting of expansive greenbelt areas and several lakes is likewise another driver to market interest in this property. It helps too that the western boundary of Waterside Village abuts part of the grounds of the Pelican Pointe G&CC which hosts a number of upscale neighborhoods.
The historic Osprey Fishing Pier reopened in November 2014 after more than two years of being closed to the public for critical repairs. This well-known local landmark, often a reference point for searches of southern Sarasota homes for sale, was closed in May 2012. This after inspection by county engineers showed that the pier’s piling foundation has dangerously deteriorated and its wooden structure was already failing. Work on the old pier’s demolition, installation of new piling and construction of the new pier began in July 2014. more>>