Newspaper article Sarasota Herald Tribune

A Bargain Beach Town | among Top 75 in US for Attainable Homes

Newspaper article Sarasota Herald Tribune

A Bargain Beach Town | among Top 75 in US for Attainable Homes

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Englewood has been tapped as one of the nation's best bargain beach towns for summer by real estate researcher RealtyTrac.

The community, which straddles Sarasota and Charlotte counties, was the only local town named to the top 75 bargain beach housing markets in the new study. It was not among the top 15 listed specifically.

Only cities bordering the ocean with populations of 50,000 or less were included, which eliminated Sarasota. Those cities also had to post average June-to-August temperatures between 60 and 80 degrees.

RealtyTrac then graded those 1,400 cities in 15 states for median home prices, air quality and density of registered criminal offenders.

Englewood reported a summer average temperature of 77 degrees, and a 97.3 percentage of days with good air quality. …

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