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Why is the Walkable Downtown Lifestyle Drawing Buyers to The Mark Sarasota?
12/21/2016 - The Mark Sarasota

Why is the Walkable Downtown Lifestyle Drawing Buyers to The Mark Sarasota?

Homebuyers across the country are flocking to urban centers in search of the vibrant arts, culture and the convenience of a walkable downtown lifestyle. Located in the heart of everything that makes Sarasota one of Florida's most authentic and celebrated coastal communities, The Mark Sarasota presents homebuyers with a luxurious private oasis in the center of the city's walkable downtown.

LANDMARK ADDRESS, EXCEPTIONAL VALUE

With its one-of-a-kind combination of iconic architecture, contemporary luxury residences featuring one-, two- and three- bedroom floorplans and elevated club level amenities, - The Mark offers landmark living at the pinnacle of this sophisticated seaside mecca. When you combine this with a desirable location and pricing starting from the mid $600,000s for a 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath, plus den luxury condominium residence, the opportunity becomes even more compelling.

THE BEST OF DOWNTOWN AT YOUR DOORSTEP

The excitement of Sarasota's recent downtown renaissance seems to be building on an almost daily basis. An ever-expanding variety of award-winning restaurants, stylish boutiques and art galleries along Palm Avenue and Main Street offer an endless array of diversions just steps from The Mark. Walkable dining options down State Street includes Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse and the lively bistro offerings of State Street Eating House. Other celebrated downtown destinations include Jack Dusty at The Ritz-Carlton overlooking Sarasota Bay and the iconic Marina Jack for dockside cocktails and dining just two short blocks from home at the foot of Bayfront Park.

Those who embrace the credo of eat well, live well, be well, will be able to stock their pantries with fresh, wholesome groceries at the neighborhood Whole Foods Market, located just a block away. As if that weren't enough, the popular downtown Saturday Farmers Market takes place each week along Lemon Avenue at Main Street, right at the foot of The Mark. For lovers of the performing arts, the neighborhood is also home to the Sarasota Opera, Sarasota Ballet, Florida Studio - Theatre, Burns Court Cinema and more.

Promenade shopping and dining

PROMENADE SHOPPING AND DINING

Downstairs, The Promenade will offer opportunities for upscale shopping and dining in what is sure to become a stylish new extension of Main Street. – The first of the Promenade's carefully curated line-up of retailers and restaurants will be announced soon, adding to the excitement of this incomparable downtown lifestyle.


INNOVATIVE FLOORPLANS

An exceptional variety of innovative floorplans offer something for everyone, including 13 spectacular Penthouses. Private elevators ascend from secure parking to each residential floor, with separate service elevators for staff and deliveries. Open floorplans feature soaring 10' or 11' ceilings and expansive terraces overlooking the city. Each residence showcases the nest designer finishes, features and appliances, including a selection of designer-coordinated kitchen and bath finish packages.

Innovative Floorplans

RESORT-STYLE AMENITIES

Private, elevated club level amenities include a resort-style pool surrounded by inviting entertainment areas, are pit lounge and outdoor kitchen. The elegant Residents' Club Room features a catering kitchen and club bar for entertaining or special events. The News Room is designed to provide the day's current world and financial news in a relaxing atmosphere with comfortable seating areas and a daily coffee/beverage station. A state-of-the-art fitness center fulfills the promise of daily exercise, health and well-being.

The Mark Sarasota also offers the luxury of simplicity – the ultimate convenience of a maintenance free, lock-and-leave lifestyle with on-site property management coordinating all resident services. A front desk concierge, secured access at all entry and exit points, access-controlled elevators, parking, and 24/7 staffed, secured lobby provide additional comfort and peace of mind. For homebuyers with an eye on the growing excitement of this legendary resort town's walkable waterfront downtown, The Mark offers the luxury of carefree condominium living in downtown's most comprehensive live-work-walk-and-play luxury address.

Resort-style amenities

PRESENTED BY KOLTER

The Mark is presented by The Kolter Group, one of Florida's most preeminent builders. The Kolter Group is a diversified real estate development and investment firm headquartered in Palm Beach County. With an operational footprint across the Southeast United States, Kolter has introduced a vision for luxury that is continually raising expectations for homebuyers and establishing new standards for the industry. Offered by Michael Saunders & Company, The Mark Sarasota Sales Gallery is open daily and accepting contracts. Groundbreaking will commence early 2017. Expected delivery is late Summer 2018. To learn more, visit eMarkSarasota.com.