SARASOTA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Core Development Incorporated announced today plans for the new residential tower at the southeast corner of the Boulevard of the Arts and Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41) has been approved by the city of Sarasota. BLVD Sarasota will host an exclusive 49 residences in a brand new 18 story building in the heart of the city’s vibrant downtown arts district.
“We are happy to have the final site plan approval for this incredibly unique project,” said Kevin Daves, President of Core Development. “Every facet of this building was designed to create a minimal impact on the surrounding area, yet offer our residents a level of comfort and innovation that has not been available in Sarasota until now.”
When designing BLVD, Core Development looked at many factors to try to create the best possible building for residents and the city of Sarasota alike. By using a unique step design, many sections of the building have expansive setbacks from Tamiami Trail. The sidewalks are wider than current code requires in order to make the area around the building pedestrian friendly and increase the walkability.
“When designing a building like BLVD, there is always a balancing act to creating what a buyer wants and what the public will like,” Daves said. “We believe this design will be appreciated by those living in the building, those walking by on our expanded sidewalks, and all of our surrounding neighbors.”
Located in the highly sought-after Rosemary District, BLVD residents will live in the walkable downtown waterfront and the vibrant arts & cultural district of downtown Sarasota. With a walkability score of 92 residents are always just steps away from world-class entertainment, museums, art galleries and restaurants. Sarasota boasts a vast array of cultural destinations and experiences that highlight Sarasota Bayfront living.
Ranging from 3550sf to 5500sf, these BLVD Sarasota’s residences will feature large wrap around terraces, soaring ceilings, and a rooftop zero-horizon pool to capture the city views and expansive sights of Sarasota Bay. Spacious designs offer some of the largest floor plans in Downtown Sarasota. Two story penthouse floorplans, along with an innovative amenities program makes BLVD the most exciting offering to be introduced to the downtown scene this year. Future residents can select from four sizable floorplans and five one-of-a-kind plans on the 5th and 6th floors and penthouse levels. An onsite, high end dining and entertainment venue encapsulates the sought after nightlife of Sarasota without ever having to leave the building.
With just 49 residences in total, priced from $1.7M-$3.2 plus two penthouse residences with undisclosed pricing . Interested buyers can set up an appointment to meet with the BLVD Client Service Team to reserve their residence by calling 941-316-1499.
About Core Development Inc.
CORE Development was founded in 1996 with the mission of developing landmark real estate projects, commencing with the Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Hotel, Condominium and Club project in Sarasota, Florida. The company is dedicated to uncompromising excellence, innovation and efficiency.