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Baywood Colony Condos for Sale – Sarasota, Florida 34231

Baywood Colony

Three big pluses weigh in for Baywood Colony as a choice destination in a search of Sarasota condos for sale.

First is its location in the heart of Southern Sarasota along the prime strip of real estate at the western stretch of the Tamiami Trail. Referred to as “West of the Trail” in the real estate trade, this locality is the domain of communities which enjoy convenient access to various Gulf Coast life and leisure amenities. These include the Siesta Key beaches just a short drive southwest of the Baywood Colony. The eclectic lifestyle attractions of downtown Sarasota and St. Armands Circle are likewise a short distance north of this community.

Park setting

Baywood Colony

The pastoral setting of Baywood Colony creates the second strong motivation for hunters of Sarasota condos for sale to seriously consider available residences in this community. Directly adjacent to its northern boundary is the scenic, 60-acre Phillippi Estate Park on the shores of Phillippi Creek.

Serving as a natural buffer and refreshing backdrop for the Baywood Colony condos, this park features not only environmental attractions but also icons of Florida’s rich history and cultural heritage. One of these is the Edson Keith Mansion listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

The facilities of the park, such as nature trails, a fishing pier, playground, gazebo, and picnic shelter can be enjoyed by residents seven days a week. In addition to bird-watching, canoeing and kayaking, seasonal activities like a Farmhouse Market are also hosted by this park. Handicapped-accessible, the park is likewise available for exhibits and cultural events, as well as private receptions and weddings.

Affordability

Baywood Colony

The relatively more affordable price points at Baywood Colony compared to other West of Trail communities is a third compelling reason for prospective buyers of Sarasota condos for sale to be on the lookout for available units in this property. Typical asking prices of sales-listed units in this community are in the low $200s, quoted for condos having two bedrooms and two baths within floor areas of 1,164 square feet. This price level compares with the estimated 12-month median condo sales price of $227,195 in Sarasota as of June 2017, up 5.99% year-over-year from $214,336.

Listings of available units at Baywood Colony are often very few, and these can quickly draw a contract from searchers of Sarasota condos for sale. The moderate price level of these condos notably attracts rental property investors who have the ready cash to quickly make an offer.

Southwood condos

Buying opportunities usually arise in the Southwoods Street neighborhood of this community where two-story townhouse-type condos were constructed in 1980. Stand-alone villas and single family homes built in the 1970s also constitute the residences in Baywood Colony.

Glass-enclosed lanais, windows with plantation shutters, new floor tiles and roomy interiors are among the typical features of Baywood Colony units which are listed among Sarasota condos for sale. Each condo is provided with designated covered parking spots. These residences likewise impress with their large master bedrooms built with walk-in closets and en suite baths. Pet-friendly, Baywood Colony has a heated swimming pool, tennis court and clubhouse as its amenities.


Baywood Colony Condos for Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at Baywood Colony

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MLS# A4418563 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 1745 SOUTHWOOD ST #1745
  • Price: $200,000
  • Zip Code: 34231
  • 1164 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: BAYWOOD COLONY SOUTHWOOD 4
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Baywood Colony is tucked away close to Sarasota Bay, Siesta Key's #1 rated beach and the beautiful 60 acre Phillippi Estate Park where a Farmers Market takes place on Wednesdays mornings. This 2 bedroom, 2 bath GROUND FLOOR END UNIT offers updated ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICE

MLS# A4214280 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 1711 SOUTHWOOD ST #1711
  • Price: $189,000
  • Zip Code: 34231
  • 1164 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: BAYWOOD COLONY SOUTHWOOD 3
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • PRICED REDUCED...SELLER WANTS AN OFFER! Very desirable location just West of the Trail, within walking distance to Sarasota Bay and Siesta Key Beaches. Pride of ownership shows in this immaculate first floor condo offering two bedrooms, two baths wit ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Res R E

MLS# A4409274 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 5800 HOLLYWOOD BLVD #214
  • Price: $129,900
  • Zip Code: 34231
  • 679 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: BAYWOOD COLONY GARDEN APTS
  • Bedrooms: 1 Baths: 1
  • Welcome to a choice destination in South Sarasota's beautiful Baywood Colony community, just a quick bicycle ride away from gorgeous Crescent Beach on Siesta Key. This meticulously kept residence boasts an array of updates to complement its welcoming ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER RES R E