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The Shore Condos for Sale – Longboat Key, Sarasota, Florida 34228

The Shore

Picking a unit at The Shore could work best for home buyers seeking a seasonal home or vacation rental property from among Longboat Key condos for sale. This condominium is located close to the northern end of Longboat Key, an area in the island which by and large defines the essence of the lifestyle in a charming Gulf Coast community.

The Shore condos were developed in a cluster of low-rise buildings at 5757 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, right on the cusp of Longboat Key Beach. This property was meticulously developed from the early to mid-1970s. It consists of 51 residential units, each of which was so designed for residents to have a generous share of the fabulous Gulf views which have made Longboat condos for sale among the best sellers in the market.

Generous square footage

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The condo units are quite spacious with their floor plans ranging from 1,561 up to 2,236 square feet, designed with either two or three bedrooms. Sales listings for two-bedroom condos at The Shore with 1,561 square feet of floor space are typically priced around the $500s. Sales turnover in this property is rather brisk, as about a dozen units were recorded as sold recently at prices which reached the $900s for a three-bedroom condo with 2,236 square feet.

The outstanding amenities in this condominium help spur the keen market interest in Longboat Key condos for sale in The Shore.This waterfront complex has a two-story social room with a large screen TV, private library, kitchen, and banquet tables. Its other facilities also include those for exercise workouts, table tennis roomand bike storage. The property was likewise developed with a detached storage room and partial hurricane shutters.

Amenities in tip-top shape

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In addition to direct beach access, The Shore offers a gulf-side swimming pool with a hot tub. Underscoring the efficient maintenance of the condominium complex, this lovely heated pool was recently resurfaced. Additionally, new driveway brick pavers were installed, all carports were replaced and the sidewalks were repainted. The landscaping of the complex also had a recent makeover not only for aesthetics but also for water conservation.

Its exquisite landscaping contributes much to defining the character of The Shore as a prime choice among Longboat Key condos for sale. This accent is provided by meandering gardens and lush foliage consisting of Australian pines and colorful tropical Florida greeneries. Another plus is that this condo is a pet-friendly community, with liberal weight restrictions upon board approval.

Local lifestyle options abound

Due to its superb location,The Shore too gets a generous share of the lifestyle scene in and around Sarasota City. These offerings include world-class venues for dining and shopping at the city downtown and St. Armands Circle,all less than half an hour’s drive from the community.

But such a short trip may come as infrequent since the condominium is already amid similar amenities available at Longboat Key. The Centre Shops and local gourmet restaurants, for instance, are just a short distance south of The Shore’s condo units, along with the Joan M. Durante Park and the Bayfront Park Recreation Centre. Northward, the life and leisure facilities can conveniently shift to those available in and around the historic village of Longboat Key which are equally popular among locals, visitors and seasonal residents.

The Shore Condos for Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at The Shore

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MLS# N6126203 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 5757 GULF OF MEXICO DR #110
  • Price: $799,000
  • Zip Code: 34228
  • 1561 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: THE SHORE
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • A massive price improvement by motivated sellers. Check out this large beachfront condo on Longboat key located on the first floor! At $512 per square foot this is an outstanding price for a beachfront condo on LBK! The only thing separating the la ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: CORNERSTONE R.E OF SW FL