Sarasota Florida continues to be one of Florida’s hot spots for second home owners and snow birds. It seems like our population doubles each winter with the arrival of the migrating flock. This group of retired individuals come here because of our thriving Arts and Culture District, beautiful beaches, and warm winter temperatures.
As home buyers they have special desires that a normal home owners residing in a residence year-round does not. Of chief concern is what happens to the home while they are away and for some, away totals thousands of miles. It is because of this one primary concern that Florida is home to more maintenance free living communities than anywhere else in the world.
Aside from semi-annual residents, maintenance free living also appeals to single business professionals that travel frequently who just do not want to spend what little down time they have mowing grass and trimming the hedges. And of course there are those that just hate to mow the lawn at all and just rather have someone else do it… If you are someone that just couldn’t be bothered with yard work then you too will come to love the benifets to maintenance free living.
In Sarasota there is one Planned Unit Development known as Palmer Ranch that certainly acknowledged these individuals needs and many communities were built within it that either cater exclusively to maintenance free living or have substantial areas set aside within them that does provide a maintenance free option.
One of the Palmer Ranch neighborhoods that offers the full gauntlet of maintenance free living is Marbella. Marbella on Palmer Ranch is a gated neighborhood of 139 maintenance free villas and single family homes located at the northern part of the Palmer Ranch development and is only 10 minutes away from the beautiful white sand beaches of Siesta Key!
Marbella homes for sale range in price from $250,000 to $425,000 and feature floor plans of 1,700 to nearly 3,300 square feet. All have barrel tile roofs, lush landscaping, 2 car garages and some even have private swimming pools.
Marbella certainly features some of the best Sarasota real estate available. Many of the Palmer Ranch homes for sale feature maintenance free living. More information on Sarasota, Palmer Ranch, and Marbella homes for sale can be found by following the links.