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Real Estate Junkie: $10 Million

By Bob Plunket This home at the north of Siesta Key has just sold for $10 million, the biggest sale since 2011. People are hoping that maybe it means big expensive homes will now be easier to sell. This one was on the market for six years, and the asking price was originally around $20 […]


For Sale: Siesta Key Stunner

By Robert Plunket Siesta Key is full of million dollar homes, but this beauty is something special. It’s got a style and elegance that leaves most of the others in the dust. HGTV certainly thinks so—they were planning to feature it on an upcoming segment on “Live Here Buy This” until a scheduling conflict got […]


Towles Court: Art and Commerce

By Robert Plunket Towles Court is Sarasota’s arts and crafts district, several square blocks of homes, mostly vintage, that have been remodeled to become galleries and shops and restaurants. Though its economic groundings have seemed shaky at times over the years, it’s established itself as a place to spend a couple of hours wandering around, […]