One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Looking for that perfect starter home or investment opportunity in the heart of Sarasota? You have found it! This affordable 3 bedroom/1.5 bath home boasts an open floor plan and beautiful terrazzo floors throughout, while being less than 15 minutes from both world-renowned Siesta Key Beach and all that Downtown Sarasota has to offer—restaurants, shops, Farmer’s market, theatres, and more! Across the street is Bee Ridge Park with a shaded playground, softball fields, sand volleyball courts, and meeting rooms, giving you all the amenities with NO HOA or deed restrictions. A private, fully screened front porch invites you into the open main living area and is the perfect spot to begin or end your day. The fully fenced back yard is complemented by an oversized side yard improved with a large paver patio – an idyllic location for that firepit, grilling, and outdoor entertaining! There is also a shed for convenient additional storage. Come see this wonderful home in an amazing location before it’s too late!