Nokomis, Florida Real Estate

Nokomis, Florida Real Estate

For those seeking a slower paced lifestyle, the burg of Nokomis sits astride US-41, along the Florida Gulf Coast. Located two miles north of Venice, Florida and a half an hour south of Sarasota, the Nokomis real estate area is a serene place to set down roots, and yet is readily accessible to the amenities offered just up the road. For good living, people are giving the Nokomis, Florida real estate market a close look when shopping for homes on the Central Florida coast.   

Shopping and Dining

For Nokomis residents looking to get their "shopping on," the area provides numerous outlets for satiating that impulse. A short two-mile trip up the highway puts them smack dab in the middle of nearby Venice Main Street. Dubbed the Island of Venice, this historic district offers more than a 125 retail outlets, so the chances that residents will find what they are looking for when they are out shopping are very good. With date palm-trees gently swaying in the breeze serving as a backdrop, shopping has never seemed like a more relaxing experience.

For the freshest food possible, Pop's Sunset Grill is serving up fine waterfront dining, and known locally as one of the dining landmarks of Florida's western coast. Stop in and enjoy live entertainment, excellent food, and superior service at the restaurant where locals congregate. Speaking of a local favorite, The Breakfast House is renowned for serving up delicious breakfast and lunch every day of the week except Mondays.

Parks and Recreation                                                                              

Nokomis Community Park is an invaluable resource that is open to the public, and offers a myriad of recreational opportunities and support for area residents. In addition to hosting a complex of available rooms for rent, including a main hall suitable for weddings, and two conference halls for meetings at the Nokomis Park Community Center, the department also maintains open space featuring a covered basketball court, two tennis courts, a covered stage, children's playground, and much more. Situated as it is on the Gulf of Mexico, the Nokomis real estate market also offers miles of pristine beaches, beautiful offshore cays, and a bevy of wilderness trails to explore throughout the area.   

Living in the Nokomis, Florida Real Estate Area

It is hard to escape the small-town feel of Nokomis, and for her slightly more than 3,000 residents, there is no impulse to try to escape. With four constituent neighborhoods to settle down in, regardless of where homebuyers choose to hand their curtains, the town displays a unique charm that is hard to ignore. A favorite destination for snowbirds, the town's population tends to accordion-style expand during the winter months before experience its tourist rush during the summer season.

Schools, Hospitals, and Transportation

Educating Nokomis, Florida's student population is the responsibility of the Sarasota County School District. With eleven elementary schools, eleven middle schools, and five area high schools, the district hosts some truly high performing educational institutions. 

As mentioned, Nokomis is home to a thriving snowbird population, and the unique needs of this aging demographic is met with state-of-the-art treatment facilities, which are fully equipped to attend to the medical needs of the Nokomis, Florida real estate community. Established in 1954, the Venice Regional Medical Center is a 310-bed facility that addresses a range of health treatment regimens from cardiology to neurosurgery to orthopedics. 

Whether needing to go across town, or they need to connect to a regional hub, the Nokomis, Florida real estate area is well poised to handle area transportation requirements. U.S. Highway 41, known locally as "The Trail," which runs up the western coast of Florida, and by Interstate 75, located a short distance to the east of town, serves as the town's major arteries. Amtrak has provided rail service since 1971, and the local Sarasota County Transit Authority operates regular bus service throughout town.

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If you are thinking about buying or selling a home, give us a call at (941) 232-6810 or (941) 239-6809 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

Contact Information

Flerlage Real Estate Group
RE/MAX Alliance Group
1314 B East Venice Ave
Venice FL 34285
941-882-2229
Fax: 941-244-5354