2014 Issue

People flock to Sarasota and Manatee counties for the beaches—after all, Siesta Beach’s acres of sugar-white sand earned it the title of America’s No. 1 beach in 2011. But they stay for the arts and culture, the tropical ambiance, the almost endless opportunities to keep active and the warm, welcoming and beautiful neighborhoods.

Welcome to Sarasota Magazine's Homebuyer

Your Dream Home
It's around the corner, with these tips on how to approach custom home building.

Home Trends
Our experts spot what's new and now in the housing industry.

Welcome Home
There's a perfect place for you in the Sarasota-Manatee region.

Academic Achievers
Sarasota and Manatee schools earn high marks.

Coming to America
Expert advice for buyers from abroad.