A Historic Venice Estate Hits the Market

The House of Land and Sea is up for sale for $2.489 million.

01/09/2019 By Ilene Denton

Real Estate

Nature Rules at Venetian Golf & River Club

What really sets the private, gated community apart from the many golf course communities in south Sarasota County are its great nature walks.

01/02/2019 By Ilene Denton


What Your Money Can Buy in Venice

Here's what $300,00, $500,000 and $800,000 will get you.

11/06/2018 Photography by Robert Plunket

Neighborhood Watch

At Plantation Golf & Country Club, it's About Community—and Golf

The Plantation Community Foundation, an all-volunteer organization that, since its founding in 1988, has raised $3 million to help fund area nonprofit initiatives.

02/06/2018 By Ilene Denton

Neighborhood Guide

The Best Neighborhoods to Live in Venice

Whether your passion is boating, golf or beachfront bliss, there’s a spot for you in Venice.

10/24/2017 By Ilene Denton

Modern Love

Inside a Quintet of Midcentury Gems in Venezia Park

A recent tour of five of the finest, presented by the Sarasota Architectural Foundation, opened our eyes to their many pleasures.

03/01/2017 By Ilene Denton

Real Estate

The Cost of Paradise

From $10 million to $200,000, here's what your money buys right now.

03/01/2017 By Robert Plunket


A Flurry of New Development on the Island of Venice

A boomlet of new homes on the Island of Venice.

10/08/2015 By Ilene Denton