If you are searching for Florida apartments, Sarasota is a town that just may catch your eye. Recognized as a great place to live by the likes of Forbes.com, Money Magazine and Modern Maturity, this town has garnered its share of awards. Located on the west coast of Florida, about 60 miles south of Tampa, this town offers beautiful weather, white-sand beaches and a community atmosphere. Some of the other cities in the area include Venice, North Port and Longboat Key. Any of these towns would make a great place to live, and each offers their own unique atmosphere.
Sarasota itself has a nice downtown area, complete with plenty of dining establishments and a theater district. Beaches are nearby and the area also boasts some of the best golf courses in the state. People live in this area because they love the outdoors and there are many recreation options to choose from that take advantage of the beautiful weather. Boating and fishing are quite popular here as you can access the water from just about anywhere you go. If you enjoy this type of lifestyle, Sarasota may be the right spot to look for a rental property.