Sarasota National has been around for a while. It was acquired from the original owner by WCI, after the real estate market downturn. Many people consider it a golf course community, but you can purchase a new home, villa, or condo without belonging to the golf club. Sarasota National is located east of Venice on Hwy 41, about 4 miles from downtown Venice.
Yes, I mentioned condos as a housing option in Sarasota National. Most of the new home builders in the Venice and Sarasota areas are concentrating on single family and villas because they are more profitable, but WCI is offering "carriage homes" in Sarasota National.
I toured several of the model homes and villas during my visit. If you've ever visited Venetian Golf and River Club in Nokomis, another WCI community, you will find similar floor plans and exterior elevations.
The model homes …