Covert I

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Covert I Condos for Sale – Longboat Key, Sarasota, Florida 34228

Covert I

Prime values sure are characteristic of Longboat Key real estate for sale as can be readily seen in the Covert I, a charming enclave of low-rise condo townhouses nestled just off the northbound lane of Gulf of Mexico Drive.

It is quite easy to immediately feel at home in this cluster of two-story condos built in the early 1970s. Besides their convenient location adjacent to the main road in the barrier island west of Sarasota and Bradenton, these residences have been exquisitely rendered in contemporary architectural design.

The landscaping of Covert I is as captivating with its tropical foliage, already lush and mature, embracing the whole condo complex. These greeneries are a perfect complement to marvelous views of the Sarasota Bay at the condominium’s eastern perimeter.

Unspoiled island ambience

Covert I

In addition to these winsome qualities for Longboat condos for sale, Covert I is also located toward the northern end of the 12-mile long island, a narrower stretch with relatively fewer neighboring residential developments. Notably, there are no high rise structures within the immediate neighborhood of this property.

Significantly, too, the town of Longboat Key’s zoning regulations tightly enforces lower density (fewer units per acre) as well as strictly limits heights of structures in the barrier island. With such regulations in place, expect therefore that the unspoiled island ambience at Covert I to remain in the years to come.

Enticing amenities

Covert I

The units in this condominium are ideal choices for aspiring buyers of Longboat Key condos for sale who are in search of a second home or winter residence. A Covert I condo is also suited for downsizing retirees and investorswho will likely find the rental history of some available units quite attractive with their many repeat clients.

Besides the convenient location, the amenities at Covert I are certainly attractive both to tourists and potential buyers of Longboat Key condos for sale. The condominium’s common facilities include a heated swimming pool and a spacious deck furnished with umbrellas, tables and chairs. A fishing pier and a kayak launch at the condo’s 140-foot bayfront are added perks in owning a unit in this property development.

Condo residents and guests also have deeded access to the gulf-front beach just about 100 yards across the street. A sister condominium, Covert II, is located in this beachfront and could also offer additional alternatives on Longboat Key condos for sale.

Listings rare

Sales listings of units at Covert I are rare as it is comprised of just 12 residences. An available property here can be quickly sold in the market, given this condominium’s great location and the outstanding features of the complex and each individual unit.

Covert I condos are designed with open floor plans, featuring one or two bedrooms within living spaces ranging from 822 to 986 square feet. Offering fabulous bayfront views, this condominium is totally maintenance-free for the homeowners, and the monthly fees are quite affordable.

With the assistance of a smart local agent, a well-priced deal at Covert I can be facilitated. In April of 2016, ownership of a one-bedroom unit in this condominium changed hands at a closing price in the low $200s.


Covert I Condos for Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at Covert I

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MLS# A4191616 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 5231 GULF OF MEXICO DR #105
  • Price: $369,000
  • Zip Code: 34228
  • 720 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: COVERT II, A CONDO
  • Bedrooms: 1 Baths: 1
  • Seize this fabulous opportunity to own direct Gulf Front property! An excellent value, this adorable, first floor walkout is the perfect beach getaway with plenty of room in the price to update to your taste. Buy now and enjoy gorgeous sunsets on yo ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: Michael Saunders & Company