Misty Creek Real Estate
Situated on 780 acres in Sarasota City, the Misty Creek golf community is just a short distance from I-75. As such, residents of this residential community enjoy easy access to all that the city has to offer while also enjoying plenty of onsite amenities. Thanks to the emphasis that has been placed on the natural beauty and landscape of the area, Misty Creek is also a good choice for those who are looking for a community where they can stay connected to nature.
Homes for Sale
In terms of homes, the community features 302 single-family homes, including those with golf course views as well as waterfront homes. Homes in the community range in size from 2,700 square feet to more than 5,210 square feet. A waterfront home will typically cost around $470,000, while a large, custom-built home may cost $800,000 or more.
Thanks to the location of Misty Creek, which is set amidst lakes, oak forests and wetlands, residents of the community have ample opportunity to enjoy nature. In fact, a variety of different wildlife species also call the community home. Some of the species that can be found frequenting the community include sandhill cranes, bald eagles, alligators, red-tailed hawks, wild boar, deer and bobcats. Stocked fish are also added to the lakes. Wildlife is such an essential part of the community that it has been nicknamed “The Preserve” and has been designated as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary by Audubon International.
In addition to the natural sites and amenities found throughout the community, residents also enjoy access to four tennis courts and an 18-hole, par 72 golf course designed by Ted McAnlis. The yardage from the forward tees is 5,208 on the course, while the yardage from the back tees is 6,895. Gold amenities include a driving range, a putting green and a full-scale facility. The country club also features a junior golf program as well as an active women’s and men’s golf association.
For residents of Misty Creek who are interested in a membership to the club, there are many different options available. These include:
- Equity membership – limited to just 300 memberships
- Intermediate package – available to those between the ages of 22 and 50
- Corporate membership
- Seasonal membership –available to non-Florida residents only
- Social membership – available to those who are just interested in dining and social events at the clubhouse