Tucked away amongst the lush landscaping of the sought-after Palm Aire neighborhood, this updated two bedroom, two bathroom villa is the perfect place to call home, whether you're looking for a part-time or full-time residence. The generously sized lanai off the front of the villa creates an inviting, yet private entrance, as well as a great place to relax and chat with your neighbors. Step inside and you'll immediately notice the open feel, which is complimented by the vaulted ceilings in the great room and the brand new flooring. The kitchen features stone countertops, stainless steel appliances, a breakfast bar which opens to the great room, plus a dine-in area with a glass slider to the front lania. Entertain in the great room with ease with a beautiful wet bar. The owner's suite is situated towards the back of the villa for optimum privacy and beautiful views. It is generously sized with a walk-in closet. Access the spacious covered lanai at the back of the villa from both the great room and owner's suite. Enjoy your morning coffee while listening to the birds and taking in the beautiful golf course view. There is enough room for both a dining and lounging area so you can enjoy outdoor Florida living at its finest. Completing this villa is the laundry and attached 1-car garage so you'll stay dry even during the rainy season. Located in Avista, a small condo and villa community within Palm Aire, this quaint community offers a pool, spa and clubhouse. In addition, you can take advantage of an OPTIONAL club membership to the Palm Aire Country Club with two beautiful and challenging 18-hole golf courses, eight Har-Tru Tennis Courts, four dedicated Pickleball Courts, plus dining and social events. The Club offers four levels of membership: full, sports, tennis, and social. Located close to award-winning beaches, the many cultural offerings of Sarasota, fine dining and superior shopping at The Mall at UTC and St. Armands Circle, plus easy access to the airport and I-75. This villa checks all the boxes!