Casey Key, FL
Casey Key is an 8 mile long barrier island, a few miles south of Sarasota. Nestled between Little Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, this strip of land showcases some of the most prestigious and exclusive homes on the Florida Southwest Gulf Coast. Most the estate homes are 10,000 square feet or more but there are a few remaining beach cottages. The most sought-after estates span the island from Gulf to bay, and prices average from $3 million to $5 million, the record sale is $9 million. Homes have views of the Bay to the East, and of the Gulf to the West, making homes literally surrounded by water. Novelist Stephen King is the key’s most famous resident.