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Encore Townhomes for Sale – Sarasota, Florida 34236

Encore Townhomes for Sale

Encore is a small condominium community that delivers a strong impression amongst prospective buyers of Sarasota condos for sale. Its superb location just south of central downtown Sarasota helps drive buyers’ interest in this property. Encore condos for sale are conveniently located on the northwest corner of Fruitville Road and Cocoanut Avenue, making it walkable not only to downtown’s Main Street but also to the bayfront area.

Encore’s market appeal draws strength too from the condominium having been developed as a cluster of townhouses, a plus point for condo buyers who prefer low-rise dwellings over skyscrapers. This condominium’s enclave consists of four three-story buildings, housing a total of 15 units.

Mediterranean Theme

Encore Townhomes for Sale

Developed in 2004, Encore further entices aspiring buyers of Sarasota condos for sale with the stylish Mediterranean design of its buildings oriented as a pair of rows parallel to Fruitville Road. The property’s Fruitville frontage is well-landscaped, featuring plant boxes with blooming shrubberies that enhance the condominium’s curb appeal. The Encore property is gated with resident/pedestrian entry on Fruitville and vehicle access on Cocoanut Avenue.

The townhouses of Encore feature floor plans measuring about 1,500 square feet, designed with two bedrooms, two baths and a half bath. The units’ interior comes airy and roomy with their living areas’ 13-foot ceilings and open floor plans. The condos impress buyers even more with their beautiful crown molding, custom cabinetry, plantation shutters and gleaming wood floors throughout.

Each unit pampers their residents with luxurious ensuite baths in the condos two bedrooms. Large walk-in closets bring an added delight too in the units’ master bedrooms. A private lanai next to the units dining room provides opportunities for al fresco dining. Encore condos for sale are also bundled with spacious kitchens, high-end appliances, two-car garages plus extra storage space.

Winsome Valuations

Encore Townhomes for Sale

Pricing of Encore condos for sale are typically quoted at the $300s‒$400s range or approximately $230‒$250 per square foot. This valuation compares with the per-square-foot asking price of about $260 at the Marque en Ville, also a townhouse condominium on Fruitville Road just across from Encore.

These condo communities are both the epitome of an urban lifestyle, with their proximity not only to the shopping, dining, entertainment and cultural venues of downtown Sarasota but also to those at St. Armands and the beaches of Lido Key. In terms of walkability to the downtown’s life and leisure centers, Encore in particular scores 94 out of 100.

More local amenities are forthcoming that could further boost buying interest on the condos for sale at the Encore. A short distance west of the community, work has begun on the mixed development the Quay Sarasota. This project is programmed for 189,050 square feet of retail space and approximately 39,000 square feet of office space. A public park with waterfront access and boat docks are also in the Quay’s blueprint.

Adjacent north of the Quay, another major project is brewing in a 53-acre, city-owned property. That approved master plan includes the construction of a recreational pier, a playground, a restaurant, and food kiosks. Also on the drawing boards for this project is an enhanced cultural district that amongst other things would involve repurposing the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on the parcel.

Encore Townhomes For Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available in Encore.

Please contact me if you would like to schedule a tour of any of the listed properties below.

MLS# A4579460 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 1283 FRUITVILLE RD #C8
  • Price: $800,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 1677 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: THE ENCORE
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2+
  • One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Welcome to The Encore, an exclusive collection of only 15 homes each with their own private 1-car garage AND carport attached to each unit. This gated community is located within downtown Sarasota's Th ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY