Townhomes on Cue at Ringling


Ringling Blvd. appears well on its way of adding some 40 new townhouses to its prestigious downtown Sarasota address before yearend, with the “Q” urban lofts development of Atlanta-based Jebco Ventures in this area now headed towards the homestretch.

Aerial photos of the project updated May 2015 indicate that more than half of the development is finished with just three of its seven buildings left to be completed, thus further widening the choices of downtown Sarasota condos for sale. Construction of the Q townhomes started sometime during the second half of 2013 with the project cost estimated at around $20 million.

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Townhomes on Cue at Ringling

This development is located in a two-acre site and is planned for 39 residences designed as either two or three-story units with total floor areas ranging from 2,060 to 3,258 square feet. The prices of the smaller units start at around the high $300s. In January 2015, a completed unit in this property was put under a contract valued at the mid-$800s. At these price points, the Q’s units suit young urban professionals, retirees, and those searching for vacation residences among Sarasota condos for sale.

The townhouses’ cluster of buildings immediately catches the eye with its modern urban design. Glass-walled terraces providing vibrant views of the cityscape enhance the versatility of Q’s floor plan options. These residences boasts of high quality appointments, including 10-foot hurricane-rated front doors, eight-foot solid core doors, LED lighting, Bosch appliances, Lubé Italian cabinetry for baths and kitchens, and Duravit Vitreous china sinks.

The future residents of these townhomes will likewise find convenient the abundant storage incorporated in the property. Additionally, each unit will be provided with a one-, two-, or three-car garage for the secure parking that many prospective buyers look for in searches of Sarasota condos for sale.

Moreover, the Q’s location at 1750 Ringling Blvd., just a block southeast of the Sarasota County Administration Center, is convenient to the various amenities of downtown Sarasota. Many, like the Payne Park, are walking distance from the Q townhouses. More of such delightful offerings are as easily accessible along Sarasota’s Main Street which is the next road corridor north of Ringling Blvd.

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Notably, another Jebco development, Vista Bay Point, also enjoys proximity to the downtown. A two-building luxury residential condominium, this property is at the Golden Gate Point Peninsula a short distance northwest of Sarasota’s city center. There are just eight residences in each building of Vista Bay Point, all individually occupying an entire floor. The prime choice here is the penthouse with two floors and currently sales-listed at $3.9 million. Other Vista Bay Point units in the MLS of Sarasota condos for sale are priced around the $1.6 million range.

Million-dollar condos developed by Jebco are likewise available at Palazzi al Mare (Palace by the Sea) in Lido Key. In April 2015, a rarely available unit here was listed among Sarasota condos for sale with an asking price of $3.75 million. This unit flaunts four full bedrooms within its floor area of 5,395 square feet. An observation deck at the condominium’s fifth level allows gorgeous 360-degree views of the Gulf of Mexico all the way to downtown Sarasota.