Buyer Resources

Why Choose the Kotaska Team?

When searching for your Sarasota dream home, you likely have a hundred things on your mind: Where do I want to live? Which community has my favorite amenities? Do I want to find a home on a barrier island or the mainland? And which real estate option is best for my budget?

Since the Sarasota area is a popular vacation and retirement destination, you're not just buying a house or condo, but a home that complements your lifestyle. When you work with our team of Sarasota real estate specialists, we will handle all the details and help you make the best decisions as you discover your favorite area, favorite community, and favorite property.


Why Hire a Professional Real Estate Agent?

A qualified, seasoned Realtor will help you navigate the myriad of decisions that arise when purchasing real estate. A Buyer's Agent represents you—and only you—during your transaction, so you can rest assured knowing that you always have someone on your side fighting for your best interests. A real estate professional is crucial to use when buying a home because:

  • A Realtor coordinates showings, price and contract negotiations, and more.
  • A Realtor can answer your questions or, if your agent doesn't know the answer, point you to a trusted professional who does.
  • A Realtor advises you about all possible options and opportunities.
  • A Realtor provides you with objective viewpoints about a property to help you make the best decision.


Why Work with the Kotaska Team?

The best real estate team will work tirelessly to help you find the home of your dreams. As Sarasota real estate experts, our team of specialists has a wealth of home buying resources, property search tools, and array of services that will allow you to learn about the Sarasota housing market, each step in the home buying process, and the real estate options that fit your budget and lifestyle preferences.

What Makes Us Different


Easy-to-Use Search Tools

It's easier than ever to find the home of your dreams. Our advanced home search allows you to search by price, features, and location, whether in a specific community or in an area you draw in the map search. Don't quite know what kind of home you want? Use our Sarasota Home Finder to browse properties in popular searches and areas, or explore select featured properties by watching virtual tour videos.

The best way to search for homes is with a Property Organizer account, which allows you to save your favorite properties, save your search criteria, and sign up for listing alerts by email.

Decades of Experience

Our seasoned real estate agents have encountered practically every kind of situation when helping Sarasota home buyers find their ideal property. Rest assured knowing that we can quickly and efficiently handle all of the details of your transaction.

Industry & Area Expertise

We're the experts when it comes to the Sarasota area. Not only are our agents familiar with the local real estate market, we know about all the best restaurants, up-and-coming residential communities, and hidden gems in areas like Sarasota, Venice, Lakewood Ranch, and Casey Key. No matter where you want to live, we have the information and resources you need to help you pick your favorite community.

Continuous Followup

When you partner with us, we will keep you updated about your transaction every step of the way. We will negotiate the best price on your behalf, connect you with information about your utility providers, provide you an estimate of required funds, conduct a final walk-through, follow up with you until closing, and assist you with after closing with additional services.


Let's Discuss Your Goals

Our goal is for you to have an enjoyable and wonderful experience buying your ideal home in the Sarasota area. Finding you the ideal property for the best price and ensuring a smooth transaction are our top goals! Let our experienced real estate team represent you as your buy your next home. 

If you are eager to take the next steps and work with the Kotaska Team, contact us at 941-815-6772. We will sit down with you and discuss your home buying goals and what you have in mind for your dream home. Ready to get started?