Diane: There are not a lot of townhouses on Longboat Key, the more common style of housing is condominium. If you are looking for a property which allows you the freedom to lock the door and walk away worry free, then there are many great options on Longboat Key. And, unlike much of Sarasota county, Longboat Key has a been history of holding values and a quicker recovery. There are currently tremendous values and actually, the inventory is shrinking. If you are going to be searching Longboat Key, you may want to consider condominiums as well as townhouses. The zip code for this community is 34228.
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