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A Day at the Beach

Listings I like in Sarasota’s charming Siesta Village.   By Robert Plunket   Click here to see our Real Estate Junkie discussing Siesta Village on TV.   We’re doing a big beach issue soon, celebrating Sarasota as a beach town, so I’ve been paying a lot of attention to the keys and their lifestyles. And […]


Glitter Gulch

Glen Oaks Manor doesn’t look like much from the outside; but inside, the villas are sensational.   By Robert Plunket (Click here to see our Real Estate Junkie on TV discussing Glen Oaks Manor.)   Glen Oaks Manor is built on the site of the former Winter Headquarters of the circus, at Beneva and 17th […]


Step Back in Time

Braden Castle offers small-scale, old-fashioned Florida living at a modest price.   By Robert Plunket   Braden Castle is unique. It’s a perfectly preserved and functioning bungalow colony from the 1920s, the sort of place your grandparents used to vacation in. Little houses stand on tiny plots of land, just feet from each other, everything […]