Current West Of Trail Homes For Sale – Sarasota FL.
Sarasota West Of Trail Homes Fast Facts
Homes located west of Rt. 41 in Sarasota area.
West Of The Trail Real Estate
West of Trail homes for sale is one of the most popular homes searches we conduct for our buyer clients every year. What makes these Sarasota homes so popular? That’s easy: West of Trail homes are real close to the action! “West of the Trail” is considered any area west of Route 41 (also known as “Tamiami Trail“). Did you know that “Tamiami Trail” connects Tampa to Miami? It would be a LONG ride, but that is where the name Tamiami Trail came from!
In the Sarasota downtown area, West of The Trail is the earliest developed area in Sarasota, therefore, most homes tend to be built in the 50’s through 1970’s. However, due to the outstanding downtown Sarasota location, the older West of Trail homes are slowly being torn down and replaced by modern new construction homes of all styles. Additionally, many buyers like the fact that they are free to make their own design choices, as there are fewer communities with HOA deed restrictions in the downtown area west of the trail.
It’s such a popular area, that finding a West Of Trail “deal” is not common. Even homes that need renovation are selling for top prices. Real Estate is all about location, so don’t expect cheap homes to be found in this area. Location wise, it really doesn’t get much better than this.
Additional West Of The Trail Community Information
Traveling north or south of downtown Sarasota, homes tend to become more affordable West of the Trail. Most homes will be older ranch style homes. There are some very popular neighborhoods in this area. We often show homes in Cherokee Park, Laurel Park, Desota Park, and the gated community of The Landings. If you are interested in homes in this area, please call us. We have lots of older homes to explore, and also some scattered site new construction homes with all the modern amenities!