The Communities We Serve
Barbara Anson Realty and Associates has magnificent properties and discerning clients throughout Manatee, Sarasota, Desoto and Hardee Counties. Below is a list of communities that we serve.
Myakka City, Manatee County
Myakka City is a small, rural city located on the Gulf Coast of Florida, approximately 25 miles east of Sarasota covering 230 square miles in southeastern Manatee County. A charming small-time community makes Myakka City the perfect place to call home. With a population of just over 6,000, most of Myakka City is comprised of small to large acreage farms and some single-family residential homes on lot size parcels.
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Parrish, Manatee County
Parrish is a small community with a great mix of acreage and residential homes for sale. Parrish is located 3 miles east of the city of Palmetto and roughly 15 miles south of Tampa. Because of the low cost of living and its relative proximity, many residents commute to work in Tampa or St Petersburg.
DeSoto County is located southeast of Tampa between Winter Haven and Punta Gorda, along US Highway 17. The county is situated on the banks of the Peace River near Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico. The main city in Desoto County, Arcadia is just 20 miles east of Myakka City. Arcadia has two lines of railway: the Atlantic Coast Line railway, which has furnished shipping facilities since 1886 and, more recently, the Charlotte Harbor and Northern railway which has completed the line from Arcadia to Boca Grande.
East Sarasota County
One of the most beautiful areas in the world, Sarasota, Florida, is a true paradise. Located on the West Coast of Florida about 60 miles South of Tampa, Sarasota County has a land area of 573 square miles and a population of 301,000.