There are those neighborhoods that people just instinctively know what your status is when you say your home is in Harbor Acres. A resident here is part of a very small club of well polished "movers and shakers" in one of the most prestigious communities having one of the most sought after addresses in Sarasota. Homes are situated under the palm tree lined South Orange Avenue and Harbor Drive. The location on Sarasota Bay combined with the grand architecture of these homes are what sets this community apart from other “west of trail” homes. Once you have the opportunity to see Harbor Acres, you will quickly see why we call this special place one of Sarasota’s Grand Neighborhoods.
Of the 166 home sites, only 9 remain undeveloped from the time the subdivision was first conceived in the mid 1940’s. Waterfront homes will command quite a premium because the deep water access and the stunning views offered to these home sites. Coupled with a location that is minutes to downtown, the hospital, and all that Sarasota has to offer, you have a combination dreams are made of.
Driving down Harbor Drive you quickly will see homes from the original construction of the 1940’s and 1950’s. Most of the waterfront home sites have undergone a complete tear down in order to accommodate what are only be described as Sarasota’s finest architecture. Yes, the sky is the limit and feel free to browse all the home sales going back three years
The newest homes are custom works of art and have been finished with some of the finest materials from around the world. There are even those residences in the process of completing their dream home today despite any economic down turn. It is not uncommon for homes to boast six, seven, or even as much as eleven thousand air-conditioned square feet.
For the sail boaters and owners of large yachts, one of Harbor Acres’ waterfront homes will offer deep-water access
to the bay and Gulf of Mexico. Lot sizes range from the thirteen thousand square foot range all the way to nearly two acres for a select few well-situated lots. There are waterfront and non-waterfront situations available.
If the luxuriousness of a waterfront home close to downtown in Harbor Acres is on your radar, be sure to take a look at the recent sales and market analysis which is available to the right. If nothing suites your fancy our advanced search option at the top of the page will keep you informed in almost real-time by email of any new listings, price changes, and sales.
We are the local experts for Harbor Acres and the Sarasota Real Estate Market. Our agents average over 10 years experience which can help bring an edge to any negotiation. We welcome the opportunity to work with you and find that special place to call home.