Paradise is closer than you think …

It is said over and over again … Sarasota is truly paradise found. Famous worldwide for azure blue waters and sugar-sand beaches, this prime location is also rich with arts and culture – from opera to orchids, polo to priceless paintings – and so much more!

Allow me to introduce myself. I’m Betsy de Manio and I’ve called this special place home for more than 30 years. As such, I can honestly confirm that I’m in love with this area. The lifestyle is luxurious, the weather, divine, and our social calendar is always brimming with activities for everyone. Where else can you say that 365 days a year?

As a Realtor with Coldwell Banker, it is my great pleasure to help you discover all the benefits of living in Sarasota. Here, within this lush, tropical setting, I’ll introduce you to our area’s unique fusion of styles. We’re a community with traditional golf courses and progressive architecture, with active retirees and A-rated schools, and with both thriving tourist and business economies.

Indeed, paradise is closer than you think – and finding your dream home is a breeze! Please, let me show you. Call me at 941-914-5540

Featured Listing:
Siesta Key Historic Treasure - 3821 Flamingo Avenue

This magnificent estate on 1 ½ acres on the open Bayfront was originally built in 1925 by John Tuttle with heart pine floors and first cut, clear cut cypress on beamed ceiling and fireplace surround. It has been lovingly expanded and updated to enhance the authentic character of this southern hospitality home. This romantic residence evokes the gracious lifestyle of a time gone by…verandas, brick terraces, a reading porch, French doors, a formal dining room opening to a private pool, and expansive lawns for children to play. 200 feet of Bayfront with dockage for 2 boats plus dockage for a 50 foot boat on Hanson Bayou.

Original structure dates from 1925
with first cut, clear-cut cypress

5 Bedrooms, 4 En-Suite, 4 Fireplace
5 1/2 Bathrooms
5,860 Square feet in main house
522 sq. ft. Guest House, 1 BR/1 Bath
1.5 Acres of manicured lawn
200 feet of Bayfront (dockage for 2 boats)
50 feet on Hanson Bayou (dockage for a 50 foot boat)

Offered at 5,999,000 - Click Here for Virtual Tour

Please call for a showing -at 941-914-5540




Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate | 5145 Ocean Boulevard - Sarasota, Florida 34242