West of the Trail
Sarasota Homes for Sale
Waterfront Homes, Luxury Homes and Condos
West of the Trail are defined as the neighborhoods "west" of US Hwy 41 or the Tamiami Trail. The most popular West of the Trail neighborhood is the community located centrally around the Plaza anchored by Morton's Gourmet Market. Within walking distances to the market, Sarasota Memorial Hospital and neighborhood restaurants such as Libby's, Hillview Grill and Knick's Tavern, these single-family homes are of mixed architectural styles. Many are old Florida homes and the properties are exquisite. Older homes are being removed or updated in this area and builders are adding all the designer touches in kitchens, bathrooms and fabulous new landscaping to make way for new mini-mansions. Also, close to downtown Sarasota and the beaches of Siesta Key, this beautiful community a is a "must see" for convenience and location, location, location. Read More...
Highlighting the area near Morton's Market are waterfront homes on Sarasota Bay in Harbor Acres and Cherokee Park. Magnificent mansions are now on some of the canal and bay lots and have replaced older Florida homes adding exceptional new styling, deep water yacht slips and top of the line amenities. Show Less...
Included below are West of the Trail homes and condos for sale in the Sarasota, FL area, updated daily from the Sarasota MLS. If you would like more information on any of these Sarasota properties for sale, just click the "Request More Information" button when viewing the details of that property. We can provide you with disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes recently sold nearby, and more.
There is quite a variety of home styles in this area. Old Florida, Spanish Mediterranean, ranch homes and a sprinkling of contemporary designs are mixed through the water front, canals and mainland in the West of the Trail stretch from Manatee County to Sarasota County. The neighborhoods are lush with tropical plantings and colorful with blooms year round.