In 2010, Canadian developer Minto Communities took a chance on the Southwest Florida housing market, which at that time was still mired in a downturn. Minto acquired a project abandoned by a Florida developer on prime waterfront land and decided to turn into a special community modeled after the most lavish Caribbean resorts.
Minto’s real estate gamble has certainly paid off with Harbour Isle On Anna Maria Sound in Bradenton. This exclusive gated community is located on Perico Island, between Palma Sola and Anna Maria Island, and it offers some of the most spectacular homes and neighborhood amenities in Manatee County.
The Mangrove Walk section of Harbour Isle features Caribbean resort-style villas of that range between 2,200 to 2,964 square feet under air conditioning. The coziest floor plans have two bedrooms and two bathrooms while the largest models feature three bedrooms and three bathrooms. Some properties enjoy a waterfront view while others face mangrove forests. Elsewhere on the island, Minto is developing luxury low-rise condominiums called Marina Walk.
All homes at Harbour Isle are ecologically sound and energy-efficient. The numerous luxury features and extras include: Moen faucets, sculpted baseboards, decorative entryways, James Hardie exteriors, Mohawk ceramic tile, Corian window sills, designer paver stones on the driveways, rafter tails, high ceilings, elaborate vestibules, and more.
The numerous amenities of Harbour Isle make it one of the most desirable communities in Southwest Florida. Residents enjoy a private beach complete with tiki huts, swimming pool, spa, cabanas, fitness center, sky bar, docking space, kayak launch, boat house, fire pit, and community park.
The Caribbean-inspired floor plans at Harbour Isle feature gourmet kitchens and great rooms, screened lanais, foyers, and dens. Pricing in this neighborhood for 2016 starts at $579K and runs to $1.3M depending on the view, location and configuration of the home. Of all neighborhoods near Bradenton, this one is among those that have appreciated the most in terms of value, and this is a trend that is bound to continue as Minto keeps adding amenities to the island.
Condos for Sale at Harbour Isle On Anna Maria Sound in Bradenton
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