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The Island Condos for Sale – Sarasota, Florida 34231

The Island Condos

The Island Condos are composed of several two-story townhomes developed in Michelle Drive at the quiet environs of Phillippi Gardens, another condo bedroom community offering very reasonably priced Sarasota homes for sale. Stately mature trees line the winding streets of this locality, providing Island townhomes with a quaint suburban setting.

Centrally located south of the city proper, the residential units at The Island are just east of the Tamiami Trail and nestle within a parcel wholly embraced by Philippi Creek and its canals. An available condo here can easily win the attention of boating aficionados in search of Sarasota condos for sale close to the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW). Typically, sales-listed Island townhouses have a boat slip or access to a boat dock, enabling access to the ICW within minutes.

Generous upgrades

The Island Condos

These residences were constructed around the middle of the 1980s, featuring floor areas of around 1,400 square feet, designed with two bedrooms. Most of the units in The Island listed among Sarasota condos for sale have been meticulously updated. Individual upgrades can include brand new roofing, flooring, kitchen and appliances.

Some remodeled units also had their interiors repainted and new crown molding on all ceilings installed. Other typical features of The Island units among Sarasota condos for sale include walk-in closets and pantries maximizing space usage. Highly prized too would be an available villa at the Island with a spacious deck overlooking Phillipi Creek.

Tempting condo values

The Island Condos

All these endearing features are aptly complemented by the attractive price quotes of the townhomes at The Island in listings of Sarasota condos for sale. Two-bedroom units here with floor plans of close to 1,400 square feet can be in the market with tag prices in the $200s. There are also condo villas in the Island’s neighborhood. The asking price for these units hits the high $500s for a two-bedroom residence with a floor area of 1,936 square feet.

Weigh in the many outstanding amenities in and around these residences, and valuations of The Island condos can be very reasonable indeed. The Island’s facilities include a swimming pool, tennis court and a charming common area overlooking the water.

Sales clinchers

With the complex having its own boat launch facility, access to the beaches of Siesta Key and the Bayfront Park marina off downtown is quite easy via the Intracoastal Waterway. As convenient, the nearby Tamiami Trail offers an overland gateway to the various life and leisure venues around Philippi Creek. Some of the attractions which boost the market values of Sarasota condos for sale in this locality include not only dining and shopping venues but also neighboring recreational parks and golf courses.

Only a few condos at The Island surface among Sarasota condos for sale from time to time, so clinching a deal here would require close and prompt coordination with a professional realtor who keeps close tabs of the Sarasota real estate market. Notably, Sarasota condos for sale have been moving fast in the market. In 2014, median days on market for Sarasota condos for sale touched one of its lowest levels at 37 days in November, down 31.5% from the same month in 2013.


The Island Condos for Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at The Island Condos

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MLS# A4199226 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 2215-2217 MICHELE DR #A-3 & A-4
  • Price: $489,000
  • Zip Code: 34231
  • 2756 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: THE ISLAND
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 4+
  • Over 2,700+ square feet with 4 garage spaces and two, deeded, deep-water, boat slips that you can modify with your boat lift(s). Where else in Sarasota can you find all of this at this price? Two townhouses, side-by-side at The Island Association loc ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: Bright Realty