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06/3/2013

Sarasota Real Estate News: International Buyers and More

Ilene Denton reports on international buyers and other Sarasota real estate news.

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05/1/2013

Mr. Chatterbox: May 2013

Mr. Chatterbox has voted–for the Best Outsider Architecture.

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04/1/2013

Home of the Month: Villa Solstice

The wood paneled study in Charles and Kim Githler’s home has the mellow, well-cushioned feeling of great power and wealth. It’s the kind of place where important decisions are talked over and confidences are exchanged. Just ask John Boehner, Newt Gingrich and Rudy Giuliani, all of whom have settled into its buttery leather armchairs during […]

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03/1/2013

HOME OF THE MONTH: Venice Waterfront

Here’s a home with a perfect Florida lifestyle built right into it. Located on the Island of Venice with the Intracoastal boat traffic sailing right by, the estate—a main house and a separate guest house—is a short stroll from the shops and restaurants of downtown Venice. But it has a private, secluded feeling, with two […]

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03/1/2013

Luxury Homes: On the Homefront

By Ilene Denton Our real estate market may not be quite as red hot as D.C.’s, where, the Washington Post reported at year’s end, a 2,850-square-foot townhouse near Capitol Hill got 168 offers and ended up selling for $400,000 over asking price. But we’re no slouches, either. The Sarasota Association of Realtors announced that its […]

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03/1/2013

The Luxury Home: Natural Glow

By Ilene Denton Banish the inclination to equate natural materials with granola and Birkenstocks. In this knockout Ritz-Carlton penthouse apartment, interior designer Sally Trout demonstrates that stone, shell, wool and different types of wood create a supremely sophisticated look and feel. We asked Trout about the project.   This home feels so grown-up. How did […]

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03/1/2013

Luxury Homes: Top of the Market

By Ilene Denton A grand five-bedroom, eight-bath Mediterranean palazzo with 198 feet of Gulf frontage in Lido Shores sold for $7.6 million in December. The mansion, at 1219 Westway Drive, has 7,415 square feet of heated air plus several terraces and top-of-the-line finishes throughout. There is a 30-foot dock, heated pool and spa, and private […]

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