SW Florida Real Estate
Mary Vaughn 3214 Brockton Lane
4924 Tamiami Trail S
Sarasota,, FL 34239
Phone: 941-376-7788 Mobile: 941.376.7788 Fax: 941-365-9266


Sarasota is one of America's most desirable places to live, work and raise a family. The clean air, sparkling white sand beaches and sunny climate have made it world famous as a center for the good life. In fact, Forbes has named Sarasota one of the best places for business and careers, and Money magazine recognized it as the nation's best small city, one of the best places to retire, and one of the cities with the best health care systems.

Additionally, Sarasota's vibrant recreational and cultural scene offers activities for every taste and budget. It is a diverse area with big city amenities and small town ease of living. Business owners and employees enjoy not only the good life but also a thriving business climate. Our top-rated schools and motivated workforce also contribute to why Sarasota is home to some of the most successful and productive companies in the country.

Siesta Key

Everyone visiting Siesta Key knows that the beaches are pristine and covered in only the most brilliant quartz sands. Located between the Gulf of Mexico and mainland Sarasota, of course Siesta Key is a luxurious beach destination. Anywhere you go on this eight-mile long island, you will never be far from the water. And why would you want to be? Siesta Key has been consistently named one of the best beaches in the United States.

Yes, you’ll find picturesque moments and beach days in Siesta but you will also find a vibrant and thriving community of people, businesses, and organizations that all know the best ways to appreciate the unique and laid-back lifestyle of Siesta Key. All you really need to remember is that the sunsets and trolley are free and a grouper sandwich in a charming eatery is only ever a skip away.

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Siesta Key Florida Vacations and Accommodations Guide
All Things Siesta Key
Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce
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Siesta Key Vacation Guide
Siesta Key Visitor Information Center
Siesta Key Florida
Simply Siesta Key
Siesta Key To-Do’s

St. Armand's Key

When Sarasota residents and visitors want a day in paradise they know to visit the St. Armands and Lido Key area. St. Armands Circle provides casual and fine dining as well as dozens of unique boutiques to peruse in its outdoor leisure center. When the shopping is finished, beach visiting is always an option. The beaches in this area are famous for their comfortable white sand, breezy weather, and plentiful wildlife watching. Inside the beach sanctuary are several relaxing public parks with shade or sunshine, depending on the mood. When visitors aren’t relaxing in flip-flops, they are probably enjoying the year-round golf and tennis facilities or some well-deserved ice cream next to a sidewalk café. All you need for a day in the St. Armands and Lido Keys is sunscreen, a floppy hat, and a willingness to get lost in paradise.