1212 Benjamin Franklin Dr #508
Sarasota, FL 34236

2 Bd   2 Ba   1,421 Sqft   260 Days
Gulf front condo with Gulf views! Listen to the sounds of the Gulf of Mexico from your generous sized balcony with private access to the beach from this 2 Bedroom / 2 Bath split open plan, perfect for entertaining. A great opportunity to live on the beach in Lido Beach Club an updated Gulf front property offering a carefree lifestyle with updated exercise room, community center, coastal style lobby, Gulf front heated pool and BBQ area. Enjoy the turquoise waters of the Gulf and colorful sunsets relaxing on your own open balcony. Lido lifestyle includes long luxurious walks on the beach, access to the South Lido park, kayak through the mangroves and a quick bike ride to St. Armands Circle for shopping and dining experiences. Downtown Sarasota is just over the Ringling Bridge. This is a the lifestyle you've been dreaming of! Impact windows just installed at a cost of approximately $27,000. LBC has been replumbed and owners can add washer/dryer to the units. Updated this unit should command a value well above $600.
  • HOA $769/mo
  • $405/Sqft
  • MLS#A4172919 provided by Midge McCarthy of RE/MAX Platinum Realty
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  • MFRMLS last updated this listing 3 weeks ago

Home Features for 1212 Benjamin Franklin Drive #508, Sarasota

Year Built: 1974
Property Description: High Rise
Lot Number: 508
Taxes: 5821
Parcel Number: 2017031036
Tax Year: 2016
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DOM: 242
Maintenance Includes: Building Exterior, Cable, Community Pool, Escrow Reserves Fund, Fidelity Bond, Flood Insurance, Ground Maintenance, Insurance Building, Maintenance/Repairs, Manager, Pest Control, Roof, Trash Removal, Water/Sewer
Condo Fees Term: Quarterly
Condo Fees: 2306
Monthly Condo Fee Amount: 769
HOA Common Assn: None
Master Bath Features: Dual Sinks, Shower No Tub
Baths Total: 2
Baths Full: 2
Bedrooms Total: 2
Kitchen Features: Breakfast Bar, Closet Pantry
Floor Covering: Carpet, Ceramic Tile
Interior Layout: Great Room, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Open Floor Plan, Split Bedroom
Interior Features: Blinds/Shades, Ceiling Fan(S), Elevator, Inside Utility, Storage Room, Walk In Closet, Window Treatment
Room Count: 4
Foundation: Slab
Floor Number: 5
Exterior Construction: Block
Roof: Membrane
Property Style: Condo
Building Number Floors: 13
Floors in Unit: 1
Garage Features: Assigned Parking, Covered Parking, Detached, Guest Parking
Garage Carport: 1 Car Carport
Exterior Features: Mature Landscaping, Outdoor Grill, Outdoor Lights
Amenities / Utilities
Air Conditioning: Central
Utilities: Cable Available, Cable Connected, City Water, Electric, Public Sewer, Public Utilities
Heatingand Fuel: Central
Appliances Included: Dishwasher, Hot Water Electric, Range, Refrigerator
Pool: Community
Pool Type: Heated Pool
Internet YN: 1
Building Elevator YN: 1
Water Access Y/N: 1
Water View: Gulf/Ocean - Partial
Location: Close To Bus Line, Flood Zone, In City Limits
Front Exposure: East
Water Frontage Y/N: 1
Water Access: Beach - Private, Gulf/Ocean
Waterfront (ft.): 362
Water Frontage: Beach - Private, Gulf/Ocean
Water View Y/N: 1
Community Features: Fees Required, Fitness, Maintenance Free, Storage, Water Access, Waterfront Complex
Water Frontage Feet Beach Prvt: 181
Water Frontage Feet Gulf Ocean: 181
Driving Directions: John Ringling Blvd West To Ben Franklin Dr South. Building On The Right
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  • $575,000
  • For Sale

    260 days

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  • 2 Ba
  • 1,421 Sqft
  • $405 /Sqft
  • Built 1974

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Public Record for 1212 Benjamin Franklin Drive #508, Sarasota

2 Beds
2 Baths
1,421 Sqft Building Area
Condominium (Residential)
1974 Year Built
$540,000 Last Sale Price
02/19/2008 Last Sale Date
As of , there are 322 properties listed for sale in ZIP code 34236 and 2,125 properties listed for sale in the city of Sarasota, FL. Those 2,125 properties include 1,374 single family homes and 751 condos. This property at 1212 Benjamin Franklin Dr #508 in 34236 is currently listed for $575,000. This is 44% above the median price of $399,000 for Sarasota and 21% below the median of $727,000 for 34236. 1212 Benjamin Franklin Dr #508 is approximately 1,421 Sqft, which is 20% below the Sarasota median of 1,785 and 16% below the 34236 ZIP code median of 1,700. This property's price per Sqft is $405, which is 13% below the median price in 34236 of $464 and 101% above the Sarasota median of $201 per Sqft.
Built in 1974, this 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom condo house at 1212 Benjamin Franklin Dr #508 is approximately 1,421 square feet and comes with 1 parking spot. It is listed with a cost per Sqft of $405. Homeowners association fees total $769 per month. 1212 Benjamin Franklin Dr #508 is located in the Lido Key neighborhood in the Sarasota. The closest school is Southside Elementary School.

1212 Benjamin Franklin Dr #508 has been on the market for 260 days. The median days on the market for properties in this area is 103 with a median list price of $399,000 and median cost per square foot of $201. It's currently listed as active under the MLS #A4172919.

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