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Sarasota Ranked Best Retirement Location On U.S. News List

Aerial View of Estate Homes at The Forest Sarasota
Sarasota has been ranked as the best place to retire in the U.S. for 2018. This nod came in the venerable U.S. New & World Report's annual list.

The reviewer in the article referred to Sarasota as a "paradise, mixed with hints of traffic congestion becomes more common."

For those in search of a community that has all of Sarasota's best assets without the traffic congestion, The Forest at Hi Hat Ranch offers that and more. It's the area's only gated community designed exclusively for large estates.

The Forest is a great alternative to the traditional small lot communities that dominant Sarasota. Large estate size home sites offer residents greater privacy and peace and quiet, at a location still within easy access to I-75, Doctor's Hospital, and the entire Tampa Bay region.

In fact, many of the residents at The Forest moved from neighborhoods close to the beach to escape the congestion (watch resident interviews on the Forest YouTube Channel.)

"On a cost per square foot basis, the 3-5 acre homesites are a huge bargain compared to even the largest 'estate' lots in other gated communities,"says Premier Sotheby's International Realty agent Brian Wood. "Add to that a no-repeat rule, ensuring every home is truly unique, ensures a street scene unlike almost any other community."

Homesites range from $85,000 and home and site packages from the $900,000s. Compared to similar style custom homes in gated communities, the Forest offers an excellent value with the alternative to own a true estate home and property.

Find available homesites and schedule a private tour to learn more about this unique opportunity in the nation's best place to retire.