Lido Shores Real Estate for Sale

Lido Shores

The homes in the Lido Key real estate market are the most logical options for those looking for residences preserving the modernist designs pioneered by the Sarasota School of Architecture. Many of the modern day residences were designed by architects following the famous architect Paul Rudolph, an eminent product of this school, who was originally hired by the Lido Shores developer Philip Hiss in the 1950s for the establishment of the Lido Shores community.

These properties are treasured not only for their elegant designs; Lido Shores homes are also coveted for their waterfront location along the picturesque Gulf of Mexico. Such beachfront homes are slowly becoming a rarity because of the influx of high-rise condominiums taking over the beach areas of Sarasota County.

As a matter of fact, there are now only 148 residences in this community. Among homes for sale in Lido Shores, one luxurious choice could include a masterpiece of a residence having more than 6,000 square feet with a list price of $7.5 million.

Lido Shores homes bordering New Pass have boat docks with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay and their many exciting leisure possibilities. Surrounding parks also provide attractions to investors in real estate for sale on Lido Key. Prominent among these is the Ted Sperling Park at Southern Lido Beach which is the gateway not only to the gulf and the bay but also to Big Pass and Brushy Bayou that all offer an array of water-based recreational choices. Among other things, this park additionally offers nature trails, boardwalks, swimming areas, and a playground.

The homes in Lido Shores also enjoy proximity to St. Armand’s Circle, a chic shopping center that likewise teems with splendid dining choices. The popular venues in the area include Café L’Europe, Le Colonne, and Columbia, alternatives to similar establishments, such as the New Pass Grill and the Old Salty Dog, a few blocks away from the community.

A visit to the Main Street Merchants in Sarasota City’s downtown district just a few minutes across the John Ringling Bridge further expands the lifestyle alternatives in the locality of Lido Shores properties. Among the attractions in this area are the Merchants Pointe Shopping Center and the Colonial Village Shopping Center. Likewise close by are the vaunted center of arts and culture in Sarasota, which include the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall and the Ringling Museum of Art, both of which exude artistic charms akin to the elegance of the homes in Lido Shores.

Lido Shores Real Estate for Sale

Below are all of the current real estate listings available for sale in Lido Shores.

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$825,000 - 3 BD/2 BA


Sqft: 2,152


Listing data source: MFRMLS - IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use, that it may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing, and that the data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS.