A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Sarasota, Florida

2015 / Episode 25 on 9 February 2015

Episode 25

With retirement on the horizon, Peter and Sue Keegan have decided it’s time to buy the dream home they’ve always wanted in Sarasota, Florida. With a budget of £190,000, Sara Damergi shows them five properties in this stunning part of the United States, but will any fit the bill, and do they make an offer?

Property 1:

Two-bed townhouse in Castel del Mare, $239,900

Located at the entrance to Siesta Key, this two-bed, two bathroomed home is in an urbanization with tennis courts and swimming pools. Murray Realty ( 

Property 2:

Three-bed house in Venice, $279,900

Newly renovated home with private pool in sought-after neighbourhood. Close to beaches, golf courses, shops and restaurants. A. Young Realty (

Property 3:

Two-bed apartment in Palma Sola Bay Club, $298,990

Spacious open plan apartment in a bayside community, close to beaches, restaurants and other amenities. Comes with two designated parking spaces. Exit King Realty (  

Property 4:

Two-bed condo in Cedars East Tennis Club, $285,000

Light and airy two-bed condo with integrated garage in private community. The Club is noted for its tennis courts, fishing pier, fitness centre and swimming pool. Exit King Realty (

Property 5:

Three-bed house in Summerfield Village, $309,900

Recently updated executive pool house in Lakewood Ranch. Designer kitchen with granite worktops. Fenced garden and private pool. Murray Realty (