$ 399,950
Property Attributes
  • MLS#A4587427
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySARASOTA
  • AreaSarasota
  • NeighborhoodSunaire Terrace
  • Zip34237
  • StyleSingle Family Residence
  • Year Built1960
  • Taxes$ 3061
  • Price$ 399,950
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage1012
  • Lot Size10,019 SqFt
Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. “One or more photo(s) was virtually staged. ” Welcome home to 257 Sunway Avenue in Sarasota. This charming ranch-style home is located on a quiet street just minutes from downtown. Built in 1960 by Legendary First Female Contractor in the State of Florida, Ruth Richmond, this 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath, corner lot home is something you won’t want to pass on. You’ll find delight in the open floor plan. This lovely home features a spacious great room with wood burning fireplace, brand new kitchen with new refrigerator, microwave, range stove, granite counter tops, and new cabinets. Off the kitchen is a fully renovated laundry room with granite counters and brand-new cabinetry for storage. Bathrooms are fully remodeled. Upgrades you will also enjoy are brand-new porcelain tile floor, 2 bedrooms with carpet and the 3rd bedroom with wood flooring. Recent upgrades include metal roof (less than 7 years old), and newly installed Hurricane Impact Windows 2023. One vehicle carport and storage shed. All concrete block home with newly painted interior and exterior of the home. Solid wood doors, oil base paint on trims and fiberglass archways. For your nature lovers, Half Mile Trail and Ringling Park are located minutes from this home, and when you decide to rest, kick back on the covered front porch and enjoy the beautiful shade and view of the classic Sarasota Oak Tree in your front yard. Location, Location, Location! All just minutes from the excitement of downtown Sarasota, shopping, dining, entertainment, and world class beaches. A perfect place to call your next home!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Tuttle Elementary Booker Middle Booker High
Price History
10/30/2023 Listed $435,000
1/6/2024 9% - $399,950

General Features

Interior Features Open Floorplan,Primary Bedroom Main Floor,Stone Counters
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Electric
Cooling Central Air
Utilities Cable Available,Electricity Connected,Public
Roof Metal
Appliances Microwave,Range,Refrigerator
Exterior Features Private Mailbox
Zoning RSF2
Construction Materials Brick
Year Built 1960
Levels One
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
County Sarasota
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Attached Garage No
Subdivision Name SUNAIRE TERRACE
Facing Direction North
Garage Y/N No
Total Rooms 7
Status Active
Directions Take I-75 to exit 210 (FL-780 / Fruitville Rd) heading West towards Sarasota / St Armands. Turn Right on Sunway Ave.
High School Booker High
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5%
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area 34237 - Sarasota
Lot Size Square Feet 9934
Private Pool No
Waterfront Y/N No
Carport Spaces 1
Carport Y/N Yes
Street Name Sunway
Financing Available Cash,Conventional,FHA,VA Loan
Elementary School Tuttle Elementary
Tax Annual Amount 3061.45
Middle/Junior High School Booker Middle
Public Remarks One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. One or more photo(s) was virtually staged. Welcome home to 257 Sunway Avenue in Sarasota. This charming ranch-style home is located on a quiet stree
Lease Considered Y/N Yes
Virtual Tour
Days on Market 99
Standard Status Active
Tax Lot 14
Virtual Tour
Legal Description LOT 14 SUNAIRE TERRACE
Minimum Lease 1 Week

Interior Features

Flooring Carpet,Porcelain Tile,Hardwood
Total Stories 1
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix AVENUE
Total Bedrooms 3
LivingAreaSource Public Records
Total Baths 2
Living Area Units Square Feet

Exterior Features

Water Source Public
Lot Size Area 9934
Foundation Details Slab
Building Area Total 1378
Lot Size Acres 0.23
Road Surface Type Paved
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Covered Spaces 1


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 34237

AVG $1.19M
AVG $3,974
AVG 556
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1985
AVG 57
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data