Real Estate Market Update for 34240 (Sarasota, FL)
Welcome to November's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was up 24% from one year earlier, and up 11% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 520-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 3%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 440-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 17% year-over-year, and decreased 36% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for 34240 (Sarasota, FL)
Area Information for 34240 (Sarasota, FL)
  • Population: 11,923
  • Median Age: 50.57 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 174/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 78.91%
  • Closest Airport: Sarasota/bradenton International
  • Closest College: Argosy University Sarasota
  • Closest Jr. College: Florida College Of Natural Health
  • Median Household Income: $80,005
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 7%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $372,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Gulf Coast Orioles
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: -2.05%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 34240 (Sarasota, FL)
Median Age: 50.57 Married: 57% Number of Households: 4,458 Households with Children: 1,398
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 34240 (Sarasota, FL)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      The Classical Academy Of Sarasota 3.1 mi Private - 0 0
      Sarasota Military Academy Prep 3.4 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Tatum Ridge Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Providence Community School 5.2 mi Private - 0 0
      Out Of Door Academy Upper School 5.3 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      Sarasota Coastal Academy 5.3 mi Private - 0 0
      Beyond The Spectrum Education Center 5.5 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Foundations Academies, Inc 5.6 mi Private - 0 0
      Sea Of Strengths Academy 5.6 mi Private 3-7 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.