Canal Home on Bird Key has Sold!


This beautiful Canal Home on Bird Key has just sold.  The asking price was $1,599,000 and the closing price was $1,437,500.  This Bird Key canal home located on Mourning Dove Drive is a gorgeous 2 story, 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 4,009sq. ft.  home with a heated pool on a canal.  In 2007 a totally new seawall, dock, pool and landscaping were installed.   The Mast Suite is on the first floor and in addition to the bedroom area, there is a sitting area and a spa like bathroom.  This home also has 2 other bedrooms and a large office.


Water views can be enjoyed from the main living areas and the Master Suite.  Air conditioned garage with a non-porous epoxy floor.  The kitchen features Corian countertops with two…

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Turtle Bay Condos on Siesta Key

turtle_bay_condos_on_siesta_key_400I recently sold this Turtle Bay condo on Siesta Key to a couple who lives out of state and was looking for a great place to spend some winter time on Siesta Key.  This is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,357 sq. ft., 3rd floor unit that has breathtaking views of the Intracoastal bay waters of Siesta Key.  It was on the market for $399,000 and closed at $375,000.  This was a great value for a condo in this very quite complex.

Turtle Bay is a 2 building complex that has a total of 82 units located at 8701 Midnight Pass Road.  Turtle Bay condos are located at the very southern end of Siesta Key.  After you cross the Siesta Key Bridge at Stickney Point you take a left and head south on Midnight Pass Road.  Turtle Bay will be on your…

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Cafe Gabbiano Italian Restaurant and Wine Club on Siesta Key

cafe_gabbiano_wine_cellarCafe Gabbiano Italian Restaurant
has become one of my all time favorite restaurants.  Located in the heart of the Siesta Key Village Shopping area on the famous barrier Island of Siesta Key in Sarasota.  This fine Italian restaurant has the look and feel of being back in old Italy.  My husband, Greg and I have been there three times in the past two months with friends of ours from out of town and every time we have been there we rave about the atomoshpere, the friendliness of the staff and the absolutely outstanding quality of the food and the fabulous selection of wines.

Cafe Gabbiano Italian Restaurant and Wine Club is owned by Pietro and Susan Migiliaccio.
Pietro is a classically trained chef…

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