Exquisite Panorama : Ultra Modern Elegance

Exquisite Panorama : Ultra Modern Elegance
Casa Pocatello, an ultra-modern house as stunning as its vista, sits on the main land side of the Intracoastal Waterway. Architect Mark Sultana of DSDG, Inc., was brought in by the lot’s European owners based on his impressive portfolio of modern homes. “They asked for something different than ...

Perfect Island Paradise : Waterfront Views Over Sarasota Bay

Perfect Island Paradise : Waterfront Views Over Sarasota Bay
Tucked away off a quiet street on Siesta Key is a home that embodies the island’s cozy, old Florida ease with a unique sophistication. Born from a special respect for the clients’ hopes and expectations, builder Richard Perrone of Perrone Construction, and Interior Designer Carrie Riley of Riley...

The Mindera : Mediterranean Influences

The Mindera : Mediterranean Influences
The Mindera model in Bay Estates Preserve at MiraBay is the latest home in a long-standing relationship between MiraBay/Newland Communities and John Cannon Homes which dates back to 2004. The stunning home is a welcome addition to the neighborhood. “The exterior of the home is a rich blend of both...

Designer At Home : Loft Living In Sarasota

Designer At Home : Loft Living In Sarasota
Set in the heart of downtown Sarasota, this 40-unit condo is on the cutting edge of an architectural change in Sarasota. “The developer and I felt the city needed more truly modern homes without introducing a cheap or kitschy feel. This building, while powerful, is still quiet and fits into the co...

Bay Side Elegance : Coastal Refinement on Bird Key

Bay Side Elegance : Coastal Refinement on Bird Key
The stylish island of Bird Key with its picturesque views of Sarasota Bay is the perfect location for this refined coastal home. With over 100 feet of water frontage, this home draws from the natural beauty that surrounds it to inspire the design throughout. Jeff Hart, ASID designer of J Hart Inter...

Tropical Oasis : An Ideal Island Retreat

Tropical Oasis : An Ideal Island Retreat
This magnificent British West Indies style estate on Longboat Key’s eleven mile barrier island was designed by award winning architect, Mark Sultana of DSDG Architects and Voigt Brothers Construction, to take full advantage of the owner’s coveted 151 feet of beach frontage. With the beach view i...

Beautifully Balinese : Living in Harmony on Anna Maria Island

Beautifully Balinese : Living in Harmony on Anna Maria Island
Nestled into the lush tropical vegetation of Florida’s Anna Maria Island in the Gulf of Mexico is Tri Hita Karana, a Balinese-style home that perfectly marries Indonesian and Asian aesthetics. It is an unexpected choice for a beach community, yet the home’s easy-going touches and layering of nat...

Intimate Comfort : Sun coast Living on Local Waterway

Intimate Comfort : Sun coast Living on Local Waterway
A coastal home that offers ocean views and open breezes, this Sarasota stunner combines an open design that maximizes views with plenty of privacy for residents and guests. “This is the owners’ primary residence,” says project architect Rebecca O’Donnell of Braidenview Architects. “They w...

Airy Elegance : Peace and Excitement along the Managee River

Airy Elegance : Peace and Excitement along the Managee River
The stately entrance to The Bimini gives a hint of what to expect from this 2015 Parade of Homes Award Winning house. John Fleming, of The Model Home Division, created the contemporary coastal elevation and interior design, while landscape artist David Young worked closely with Medallion Signature H...

Inside Outside : A Seamless Transition From Interior To Exterior

Inside Outside : A Seamless Transition From Interior To Exterior
When building a custom home, getting a designer involved early is a real advantage. Fortunately for a Midwest couple moving to Sarasota and building their custom home in the golf community of Lakewood Ranch, they were able to connect with interior designer Gail Carlson, A.S.I.D., of Studio G Home, e...

Dream Home In Color : Modern Island Oasis

Dream Home In Color : Modern Island Oasis
Through collaboration and teamwork, great things are possible. In this modern home, the relationship between the homeowners and the home professionals they worked with, was instrumental to achieving their dream coastal island home. Color, as well as low maintenance materials and finishes, are used t...