Lock in to Beachplace in a search for a family-oriented and socially active community on Longboat Key. This property’s 31-acre site is zoned as a residential neighborhood, and many of its home owners are year-round residents, thereby setting the foundation for a close-knit community.
Direct access to a 1,450-foot beachfront, one of the best on the island, also helps create a family-friendly environment in this community. Its built-in amenities contribute much to the appeal of Beachplace among would-be buyers of Longboat Key homes for sale.
The community’s leisure facilities are topnotch and include an Olympic-size swimming pool facing the beach. Also with a separate baby pool spa, this pool is located at the center of the development for easy access to all residents and guests.
Beachplace also provides a newly renovated clubhouse with entertainment room, a fitness center, and four tennis courts. There are plenty of in-house social activities and special events conducive for bonding among adults and children.
Aspiring buyers will likewise appreciate the 24-hour security, guarded gate, under-building parking and storage provided in this community. The vibrant colors and lushness of the property’s landscaping are added thrills for the homes for sale at Beachplace. In addition to these picturesque garden views, select residences at the upper floors overlook Sarasota Bay to the east and the Gulf of Mexico toward the west.
Rich Condo Choices
Beachplace has a total of 336 residences housed in 11 six-story buildings built from 1979 to 1981. Four of these buildings are located directly on the beach, while five were laid out around the community’s activity center—the pool, the clubhouse and a large lagoon with fountains. The remaining pair was built on the southern edge of the community, buffered by luxuriant greeneries and sits close to the northern edge of The Resort at Longboat Key Club’s golf course.
Given all its outstanding features, Beachplace counts as a popular destination for searchers of Longboat Key homes for sale. For 2016, about a dozen residences of this property were sold at prices ranging from the upper $400s up to $1.3 million. Listings of Beachplace homes for sale toward the end of 2016 are around the same price range, featuring residences with two or three bedrooms within floor plans of between almost 1,400 and over 1,800 square feet.
Sales on Beachplace residences are further driven by the liberal rental policy in this community. Allowed here is a one-month minimum lease that is easier to market among vacationers and thus more productive. Its outstanding amenities and location convenient to local area attractions further lifts this property among the choices on the Longboat Key real estate market.
Amenities include:A clubhouse,an Olympic-size heated swimming pool, Children’s wading pool, Fitness center and saunas, Three tennis courts, Elevators, Direct beach access, Gated entry