Here are the Q2 2017 REO reports for Sarasota and Manatee, provided by the Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County. Be sure to give them a read for some insight on building occupation and vacancies throughout these areas. Click here for the Manatee report. Click here for the Sarasota report.
Here’s this week’s Briefs From Barwin report. Topics include the reopening of Osprey Avenue east of the Hudson Bayou, the closure of the intersection of Orange and Hillview for infrastructure upgrades, and an upcoming Vintage Fair this weekend at the Municipal Auditorium. You can read the full report here.
Michael Saunders & Company has released a new relocation guide for anyone new to the Gulf Coast. This handy guide outlines the locations of many different places and attractions here in Sarasota, including healthcare centers, recreational hot spots, parks, schools, shopping centers, airports, and of course, some of the state’s most fabulous beaches. The guide … Continue reading Michael Saunders & Company Relocation Guide
Paul Thorpe, one of the founders of the Downtown Association, has worked harder and achieved more than most in the past four decades in regards to Downtown Sarasota’s greatness. Lovingly dubbed “Mr. Downtown” due to his sheer enthusiasm for promoting Downtown Sarasota, some of his accomplishments include facilitating the formation of the Sarasota Farmer’s Market, … Continue reading Herald Tribune Celebrates Legacy Of Paul Thorpe, “Mr. Downtown”
The Sarasota Downtown Improvement District (DID) will be holding a board meeting on Thursday, July 6th at 9 AM in the SRQ Media Studio located at the first floor in 1565 First Street, Sarasota. Topics of discussion at the meeting will range from the addition of a new gateway in Downtown Sarasota, a unified message … Continue reading DID To Hold Board Meeting On 6th
Here is the June edition of the Downtown Real Estate Development in Progress Report, a monthly report provided by the City of Sarasota outlining all major development projects situated in Downtown Sarasota. As usual, new information in the report is indicated in red text. A few new projects have been added this month: A mixed … Continue reading Downtown Real Estate Development In Progress Report – June 2017
Massey & Massey continues to close deals! After two failed attempts by previous brokers, Massey & Massey has closed on a well-located but challenging 37,135 SF piece of commercial vacant land located on the corner of Tamiami Tr. and Fiesta Dr. This lively intersection enjoys an average daily traffic count of approximately 54,000 vehicles per … Continue reading Press Release: Third Time’s A Charm – 4615 S. Tamiami Tr.
On Monday, June 19th, the Sarasota City Commission unanimously approved a plan to transition to 100 percent renewable energy for municipal operations by 2030, additionally calling for community-wide conversion to renewable sources by 2045. The Commission seeks to add Sarasota to the Ready For 100 Campaign, a list of cities that are committed to achieving … Continue reading Sarasota To Adopt “Ready For 100” Renewable Energy Incentive
Sarasota County has begun another round of restorations to the historic Sarasota County Courthouse, located at 2000 Main Street in Downtown Sarasota. In 2007, repairs were made to the building’s roof and tower. Now, restoration efforts will focus on restoring iron work and repainting the building’s exterior. The courthouse will not be closed during the … Continue reading Sarasota County To Restore Court House
The Sarasota Economic Development Division has created an interactive online map of all of the projects listed in the Downtown Development Project Report. Click here to see the map. Each point on the map represents a different project. Click on any of these points to display a tooltip containing information about the property you’ve selected, … Continue reading Downtown Sarasota Development Projects Interactive Map