- How far is Sarasota from Lakewood Ranch?
It depends where in Sarasota you're heading out from, but it typically takes our clients 30 minutes to make it to our offices. We recommend driving I-75 all the through.
- What is Sarasota known for?
Sarasota is best known for its cultural and environmental amenities, beaches, resorts, and the Sarasota School of Architecture. It's essentially the cultural hub of Southwest Florida.
- How did Sarasota get its name?
Sarasota first appeared on maps in the 1700s, but the origin of the place-name is uncertain; one explanation is that it may have been derived from a Spanish term meaning “a place of dancing.” Which certainly still fits the vibe of the city!
- Why is Sarasota so popular for new homeowners?Sarasota isn't just famous for breathtaking ocean views. It also has affordable housing, a vibrant art scene, delectable local cuisine, and much more.