Saturday, February 22, 2020

The Preserve at Misty Creek


Misty Creek

Misty Creek is a 24/7 gated residential real estate community that revolves around the generous amenities of a golf and country club in Sarasota, Florida. It flourishes on a setting of a beautifully preserved natural environment that too has become home to an inspiring array of local wildlife, especially birds.

Such a rare fusion of real estate property development and environmental conservation gave the Misty Creek Country Club the designation of a Certified Sanctuary from the nature lovers’ society Audubon International. To live in Misty Creek, therefore, is to share its skies with bald eagles, the woods with deer, and more of Florida’s native fauna. The amenities shared by Misty Creek residents are as impressive and the best value for money.

The Misty Creek clubhouse has a dining room, bar and lounge facilities. Misty Creek Country Club, in addition to having some of the best greens in the Southwest Florida, also has a pro shop, and men’s and women’s locker facilities. The clubhouse is also open to residents who wish to take advantage of dining facilities there.

There are several membership packages in the Misty Creek Country Club, each tailor-fit for varying needs and preferences. These packages and costs include Full/Single Equity, Family Trial, Seasonal, Twilight, and Intermediate. The top privileges are accorded to the Full and Single Equity memberships with a $1000 initiation fee plus $2000 for an equity certificate.

The homeowners, nonetheless, are entitled to use the tennis courts of the country club for free. There are four tennis courts all together under the able directorship of Alex Bose, a professional trainer. He was responsible for the successes of many pro players in the tennis circuit. His training programs in Misty Creek are adapted to different ages and abilities.

Misty Creek Golf Course

Misty Creek

Access to its awe-inspiring golf course, for one, can be had at reasonable membership rates. Located on its eponymous street, Misty Creek Drive in Sarasota, the country club is home to a par 72 course. The greens and fairways span 350 acres of woodland preserves interspersed with lakes. Its fairways, in particular, are lined by lush vegetation and gallant stands of oak forests.

There are four sets of tees in this layout; the yardage is 5208 yards from the forward tees and 6895 from the back tees. Each hole promises memorable play, the entire course being of Ted McAnlis design. Additionally, Misty Creek takes pride in being the only golf course that is a wildlife preserve and home to many bald eagles.

Misty Creek Real Estate

All told, the Misty Creek golf and residential community was developed on 730 acres of prime Florida real estate (350 acres for the golf course, 380 acres for the residences). The residential section was subdivided into 302 home sites.

This is a very popular community given its deluxe amenities within the pristine locale. The prices of the few residences up for sale range between the high $300s and just below the $1 million level. The high-priced homes available would have 5200 square feet of living area, the lesser-priced listings would be those with a floor area of 2400 square feet.

Residing in Misty Creek, goes beyond owning a home with luxurious amenities amid a lush, unspoiled natural setting. It likewise involves immersing into an active, social lifestyle provided by its top-notch golf course and tennis facilities—some of the solid foundations for a friendly community that you will truly enjoy.

Misty Creek Homes for Sale

Below is a list of Misty Creek homes for sale as of 6AM this morning.

If you would like to schedule a private showing and see any of the properties, please call me when you are ready.

MLS# A4444879 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • Price: $575,000
  • Zip Code: 34241
  • 3014 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: MISTY CREEK
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2+
  • This exceptional quality, custom built home by the Christner Brothers, that served as a former model home in highly sought-after Misty Creek, makes it show piece for the most discriminating buyer. Massive owners suite with a walk-in shower, jacuzzi t ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: HARRY ROBBINS ASSOC INC

MLS# A4448060 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 8929 WILD DUNES DR
  • Price: $499,000
  • Zip Code: 34241
  • 3041 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: MISTY CREEK
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3+
  • Home is where the heart is! Perfect living in Misty Creek is where you find this 4 bedroom along with a den, 3 full bath, powder bath and private POOL home! The location of this home is so tranquil, peaceful and totally serene. A corner lot situated ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: EXIT KING REALTY