apartments with hardwood floors
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467 Apartments for rent in Gulf Gate Estates, FL with Hardwood Floors

Scoring an apartment with hardwood floors can be a big win for Gulf Gate Estates renters. They`re typically a beautiful addition to your space. They’re also easier to c... Read Guide >
Garden Grove Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
727 sqft
2 Bedrooms
1080 sqft
3 Bedrooms
1220 sqft
A beautiful place to live in wonderful Sarasota. Our property features One, Two, Three and Four Bedroom Apartment homes which have been newly renovated. You will surround yourself with lush tropical landscaping in a quiet peaceful environment. You will enjoy the spacious apartments and wonderful neighbors. This community is professionally managed with excellent management and maintenance staff. Our prime location puts you minutes from the World Famous Siesta Key Beach where you are within biking distance from the beach, shopping, schools, and Sarasotas cultural center. We welcome you with roomy floor plans each with screened patio or balcony come take an advantage of our amenities and relax by one of our two sparkling pools. Come let our friendly management team show you why at Garden Grove the best part of your day is coming home.
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1 Bedroom
584 sqft
Welcome to your future home! This first floor 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo at Vintage Grand in Palmer Ranch has everything you have been searching for! With over 550 sq. ft. of living space, this condo boasts a fully equipped Kitchen with solid wood cabinets, granite counter tops, and stainless steel refrigerator, dishwasher and range. The master bedroom has a spacious en suite bath and walk-in closet making this the perfect at home retreat after a busy day at work. Enjoy Florida's sunny weather, as you relax on the screened lanai with your friends and family. Crown molding, hardwood floors, ceiling fans and neutral paint throughout make decorating this space a breeze! Laundry days are a breeze with a stacked washer and dryer in the unit. Plenty of windows fill the home, letting in all of the Florida sunshine all year round! One pet considered, no dangerous breeds. Vintage Grand on Palmer Ranch has many resort-style amenities including 2 pools, tennis courts, basketball courts, a fitness center, car washing station and large clubhouse. Centrally located in Palmer Ranch, you are minutes from the Sarasota Square Mall and the beautiful sand beaches of Siesta Key! Trash and pest control included in rent. Call to schedule your showing today. Submit all applications to Ryntal Property Management ONLY! Qualifications: We run a complete background check that includes credit, income verification, prior landlord and eviction history. In terms of credit, we look at the entire picture as opposed to just the credit score, but in general, we do require a score over 550.
3970 BERLIN DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
5302 sqft
This Exquisite Furnished 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom Colonial estate is located in Oak Ridge and boasts a number of luxurious features and amenities. Inside, the home features large rooms with high ceilings, including a huge kitchen, family room, dining room, formal living room, study, and a 16-foot hallway with a magnificent chandelier. The home is finished with Carrara and solid white oak flooring throughout, and features 7 elliptical arches, built-in bookcases, and paneling. The home also boasts wainscoting, crown molding, and tray ceilings throughout. The kitchen is a chef's dream, with choice cabinetry, countertops, and hardware, as well as Thermador, Viking, and GE Profile appliances, and a wine fridge. There is plenty of storage and an eat-in dining area. The summer room features a new outdoor kitchen, tongue-and-groove ceiling, electric screens, fireplace, and space for dining and games. The backyard features an oversized, low-maintenance pool area surrounded by a well landscaped yard on just under 1.5 acres. The master bedroom is in its own wing of the home and features a steam shower, dual vanities, and an impressive custom walk-in closet. There are two additional bedrooms and an amazing white marble guest bathroom with a walk-in shower and stand-alone tub upstairs in the other wing. Downstairs, you will find a bright formal living room, a family room with high cathedral ceilings, a brick fireplace, and built-in bookshelves, an office, a half-bath, and an oversized laundry room with an additional fridge and built-ins in the main house. The detached 3-car garage is also home to a separate gym and a 1024 sq ft apartment with a home theater. The apartment has a complete set up with a guest bedroom, a full new kitchen, a new oversized bathroom with a clawfoot tub and walk-in shower, a walk-in closet, a balcony patio, and the ability to enjoy a theater set up. Other important features to note include an additional side patio, gorgeous gardens surrounding the property, and wrought-iron fence detail. The home also has a shed and well irrigation. Tenant is responsible for the cost of propane service. The Central Vac, Home Automation, Speaker System, and Security System either do not work, or will not be maintained or fixed by the owner. Oak Ridge is a small community of 13 custom homes that is conveniently located with quick access to I75, Siesta Key, shopping, and restaurants. Please be aware that leasing this property includes a non-optional Home Assistant Services Package that will cost an additional $30 per month. These services and their cost are separate from Tenant’s monthly rent payment and all other payments described in the Lease or any separate Lease addendums. The Home Assistant Services offered are described in the Resident Welcome Packet which is can be viewed here: www.sarasotamanagement.com/home-assistant/
1707 Pelican Cove Road Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
1112 sqft
** BOOKED NOVEMBER 2022 THROUGH MARCH 2023 ** TROPICAL GETAWAY! Beautiful 2 bed/2 bath condo in the sought after resort community of Pelican Cove. You will feel right at home the moment you walk into this bright, spacious unit. It features decorator furnishings, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors and everything you need to enjoy a vacation getaway or extended stay. Relax on the lovely screened lanai or take a dip in the pool which is just steps from your back door! WiFi, cable TV included and a washer/dryer in the unit for your convenience. Pelican Cove, a gated community, sits on 75 acres of lush landscaping. There are 6 swimming pools, lighted tennis courts, exercise room, clubhouse, private harbor, kayak launch, walking paths through tropical foliage leading to Little Sarasota Bay with peaceful waterfront views. Conveniently located just minutes from shopping, restaurants and Siesta Key Beach, ranked #1 in the USA. Sorry no pets allowed. NO SMOKING ALLOWED. Two month minimum lease required. RENT PRICES: JANUARY - APRIL: $4,000/MO., MAY - SEPTEMBER: $2,500/MO., OCTOBER - DECEMBER: $3,200/MO.
1677 Brookhouse Circle Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
1077 sqft
**BOOKED SEPTEMBER 2022 THROUGH MARCH 2023!** CHARMING PELICAN COVE - Newly updated 2 bed/2 bath condo in the resort community of Pelican Cove. This 2nd floor unit features decorator furnishings, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors and everything you need to enjoy a vacation getaway or extended stay. Enjoy your morning coffee on the screened lanai which offers peaceful, tropical views. WiFi, cable TV included and a washer/dryer in the unit for your convenience. Pelican Cove, a gated community, sits on 75 acres of lush landscaping. There are 6 swimming pools, lighted tennis courts, exercise room, clubhouse, private harbor, kayak launch, walking paths through tropical foliage leading to Little Sarasota Bay with peaceful waterfront views. Conveniently located just minutes from shopping, restaurants and Siesta Key Beach, ranked #1 in the USA. Sorry no pets allowed. NON-SMOKING UNIT. TWO MONTH MINIMUM REQUIRED. RENT PRICES: JANUARY - APRIL: $4,000/MO., MAY - SEPTEMBER: $2,500/MO., OCTOBER - DECEMBER: $3,200/MO.
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3 Bedrooms
1410 sqft
Vintage Grand, in Palmer Ranch area. Lots of natural light and just freshly painted! Vaulted ceilings in the living room/dining room. Open kitchen with new cabinets and counters, light fixtures, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar. Wood floors throughout. Master bath with En-suite bathroom, and walk-in closet. The second and the third bedrooms are very spacious, with new light fixtures and commodes in both bathrooms. New ceiling fans with remotes. Screened lanai off of the living room. The building has already been updated with new hurricane windows. Fabulous amenities: two community pools, fitness center, playground, recreation center, basketball, tennis, and volleyball courts! *Total square feet provided by owner.
4564 Iola Drive Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
1285 sqft
4564 Iola Drive, Sarasota, FL 34231 - Stunning Two Story Home located in Sarasota near Bee Ridge Park. This home is being offered Turnkey Furnished . Open floor plan with tile or wood flooring throughout. Two bedrooms downstairs and Master bedroom upstairs. Large fenced in backyard. Pets allowed with owners approval. Decorated with an IKEA Flair. Available Jan 1st, 2023. No Pets Allowed (RLNE7770739)
Results within 5 miles of Gulf Gate Estates
The District at Rosemary Photo Gallery 1
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18 Units Available
550 sqft
1 Bedroom
640 sqft
2 Bedrooms
1190 sqft
Residents of The District experience a luxurious lifestyle within walking distance of Downtown Sarasota's endless amenities including restaurants, cultural & entertainment venues, and shopping. Located on the northern edge of downtown, the neighborhood offers a true 24-hour live-work-play setting.
Saratoga Place Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
843 sqft
2 Bedrooms
1093 sqft
3 Bedrooms
1376 sqft
One-, two- and three-bedroom units include spacious closets, hardwood floors and deluxe kitchens. Residents enjoy easy access to I-75, nearby beaches at Siesta Key and the Oscar Scherer State Park that is just minutes away.
The DeSota Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
789 sqft
2 Bedrooms
1186 sqft
3 Bedrooms
2071 sqft
Spacious kitchens with quartz countertops, European-style cabinets, and plank flooring in the living and kitchen areas. Conveniently located with easy access to Main Street and the Waterfront.
Sage on Palmer Ranch Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
639 sqft
2 Bedrooms
1128 sqft
3 Bedrooms
1315 sqft
Welcome Home to Sage on Palmer Ranch!
The Reserve at Palmer Ranch Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
840 sqft
2 Bedrooms
1035 sqft
3 Bedrooms
1125 sqft
Units feature high ceilings, spacious closets, washer/dryer, screened Lanai, fireplace and modern appliances. On-site amenities include pool with sundeck, BBQ pit and dog park. Situated near Legacy Trail and Sarasota Square Mall.
221 LOOKOUT POINT DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
2155 sqft
Beautiful updated home in SOUTHBAY, perfectly located by the bay between Sarasota and Venice in Osprey. The house features marble flooring, open and airy rooms, granite countertops and stainless appliances in the kitchen. The bedrooms have bamboo flooring and the screened lanai has a nice view of the tropical shrubs in the back yard. This community features tennis courts, a huge swimming pool, and wonderful community facilities. This three bedroom home has elegant decorating and is equipped with everything you would need in a furnished turnkey rental. SOUTHBAY SINGLE FAMILY HOME AVAILABLE
235 COCOANUT AVENUE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
2093 sqft
DOWNTOWN SARASOTA****MARQUEE EN VILLE** A beautiful four story 2 bedroom plus den/office townhome with a large 2 CAR GARAGE, lovely hardwood floors throughout and beautifully custom design walk in closets. Close to St. Armand’s Circle, Lido Key, restaurants, shopping, coffee shops, grocery stores and much more. Amenities include a heated pool, hot tub and fitness room. Available for short term rentals of 6 months or less. Off season $4,000/High Season $7,000. NO PETS. Call today as this will not last long. LUXURY, VACATION RENTAL, GULF OF MEXICO, LIDO BEACH.
3107 ROSE STREET Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
1669 sqft
Located in the sought after community of South Gate in Sarasota this lovely turnkey furnished, newly renovated, three bedroom, two bedroom home is wide open to rent. The house has a massive country style kitchen with solid wood cabinets, stainless appliances, large island, granite countertops, lots of storage and prep space for preparing/cooking, French doors that open onto an outdoor nook with wrought iron gates and an eat in kitchen table. The comfortable living room has lots of windows, decorative fireplace and French doors that open onto a courtyard. The courtyard has a dining area and is surrounded by a privacy wall. The master bedroom has a queen sized bed, private courtyard, and an en-suite fully renovated bathroom with a walk in shower. The first and second guest bedrooms have queen sized beds. The guest bathroom has a tub/shower combination. Faux wood floors through out. Oversized one car garage, not available for parking, with full sized washer and dryer. Guest will park in the driveway. Wide open to rent for one month or longer. The owner will consider a small dog with a non refundable $300 pet fee. Call today as this will not last long!!
1725 BONITA COURT Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
3519 sqft
This MAGNIFICENT home is nestled away in the Historic Granada private neighborhood with easy access to all amenities. 4 Bedrooms 3.5 Baths and over 3500+ square feet of elegantly finished living areas. Authentic travertine tile and maple hardwood floors, volume ceilings, solid-wood cabinetry, two-sided fireplace, chef’s kitchen, three-car garage (owner uses one bay) and cypress wood exterior ceilings. Designed for entertaining, this splendid home can easily host large gatherings with a creative layout that enhances the flow between the kitchen, dining room and great room while keeping each space true to its function. The great room has a wood-burning fireplace and wall-to-wall sliding glass doors to the screened-in lanai/pool area. The chef’s kitchen, with eat-in peninsula and casual dining nook, features solid-wood cabinets, granite countertops, tile backsplash and stainless steel appliances. The master retreat on the first floor has a fireplace, French door to the lanai, two walk-in closets and ensuite bath with jetted tub and walk-in shower. Upstairs, a large bonus room has plenty of room for gaming with a pool table, TV, lounge area and large built in desk area. The second floor also has a large guest room with ensuite bath and a king size bed, and two additional bedrooms (king size beds)which has a Jack and Jill bathroom. Outdoors, living is equally lavish in the spacious, screened-in lanai with heated salt water pool and spa. Private gated courtyard has plenty of space for guest parking or play. At the entrance, an electric gate provides privacy and security. 5 minutes to Siesta Key Beaches, Restaurants and Shopping. OFF SEASON $10,000 a month/ AVAILABLE DECEMBER/ HIGH SEASON $15,000/ SIESTA/LUXURY/SARASOTA
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1 Bedroom
900 sqft
Beautiful beach condo located on Lido Key at the Lido Ambassador. This turnkey furnished condo has one bedroom and one and a half bathrooms. Wood floors and tile throughout. The kitchen has stainless appliances. Master bedroom has a king sized bed, large walk in closet and soaker tub/shower combination. Guest bathroom has been updated with granite counter tops. New furnishings in the living/dining room. The comfortable lanai looks directly out to the Gulf of Mexico for breathtaking views. The community amenities include a heated pool, billiard room, library, meeting room, work out room and private access to Lido Beach. No pets allowed due to the Association rules. LIDO BEACH, CLOSE TO ST. ARMNAD'S CIRCLE, BEAUTIFUL SUNSETS, BEACH LIVING AT IT'S FINEST!!!
1654 ARLINGTON STREET Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
2514 sqft
This 4-bed, 3-bath home with a separate guest house is nestled between the Shops at Southside Village and Harbor Acres, in the highly sought-after West of Trail area. This renovated 1925-built residence has all the character and charm of its era while offering all the modern conveniences. The cozy living room adorned with crown molding features a statement fireplace and the original heart of pine wood flooring. It opens up to a dreamy front porch, where you can relax for hours. The kitchen extends to the breakfast nook and it features granite countertops, statement tiles, and new Bosch appliances including a deep stainless sink with an instant-hot feature and a dual fuel gas range. The spacious main suite includes a new California closet with custom built-ins. You will love the beautifully renovated main bathroom with a walk-in shower, beautiful walnut vanity, and custom Brazilian marble. The main house features two additional bedrooms. With a gorgeous heated saltwater Spa as the centerpiece, the lush outdoor living space offers privacy and comfort, and it will become your personal oasis. Follow the brick pavers to the guest house, featuring a full kitchen with an electric range, a newer Samsung refrigerator, and a Bosch dishwasher. Your guests will love staying in this comfortable space. This home is perfect for families looking to live in an idyllic home, close to downtown Sarasota, shopping and dining districts, and many of the top-ranked schools. It is available as an annual rental. Experience the best of what the Sarasota lifestyle has to offer - give us a call today!
7468 MYRICA DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
2352 sqft
Unfurnished rental (6-12 months) in beautiful, sought after Serenoa Golf community. Serenoa features a clubhouse equipped for parties and social events, a Clubhouse Grill serving breakfast and lunch and other amenities include pickle ball, practice on the driving range and tennis courts plus optional golf memberships are available. This custom Arthur Rutenberg home sits on a very private, 1/2 acre lot with expansive golf course views where residents walk, bike, skate and enjoy a peaceful lifestyle. Inside this freshly painted and updated 3BR/2BA plus an office home you will be drawn to the custom-built pool and spa with relaxing fountain feature is great for hosting and entertaining. The home offers a split bedroom floor plan with upgraded bamboo flooring in the bedrooms and office, a formal dining room, great room and an additional sitting room. The gourmet kitchen includes newer cabinetry with under cabinet lighting, gas stovetop, new microwave and dishwasher, breakfast bar with updated granite countertops and a breakfast nook overlooking the beautiful pool and golf course. The two additional bedrooms with upgraded bamboo flooring share an updated bathroom with granite countertops which can also be used as a pool bath with a separate door. The home is equipped with a 3-car garage with custom built-in storage. The home is located on a quiet dead end street with only one adjacent home. The community is conveniently located to I-75, shopping, restaurants, Twin Lakes Sports Complex and the beautiful white sandy beaches of Siesta Key are about 20 minutes away. Non-smoking residence. Pets considered with additional fee and deposit. Call to schedule a showing today.
5125 MAGNOLIA POND DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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4 Bedrooms
2582 sqft
Villa Della Dolce Vita welcome to the "HOUSE OF THE GOOD LIFE". This unique home located in Magnolia Pond, holds an array of outstanding features. A brick paver driveway leads you to the three car garage and double door entry way, surrounded by lush manicured landscaping. The formal living room with gas fireplace and coffered ceiling, has sliding doors that pocket, giving you views of the pool and tropical outside vista. This home is a Chef's delight, with two kitchens. A custom designed prep kitchen leads off the main kitchen, with high end appliances, making meal preparation a delight, from casual to gourmet dinner parties. A separate formal dining room, with wood floor coffered ceiling, enhanced with a beautiful chandelier, will make your formal dining a memorable occasion. A more casual dining area is near the kitchen, with sliders leading out to the pool and spa. The Master bedroom suite, has a large walk through closet (not to be missed). There is access to the screened enclosed lanai from the master bathroom. The lanai offers a pool and spa gas heated, along with a full outdoor kitchen. There is plenty of space to relax and enjoy this tranquil oasis, this home of the good life just keeps on giving. A sun deck outside the screened lanai, looking across the pond, another restful place to work on your tan. The second bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, with a door leading out to the pool, allowing guests privacy. One of the three car garages, has a dividing partition with an air conditioned bonus room/office. A new dishwasher in 2020, two new A/C units in 2016, new roof in 2021. All of this conveniently near all that Sarasota has to offer, with its beautiful beaches, fine dining, UTC Mall, and The Legacy trail.
7501 BOTANICA PARKWAY Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
1969 sqft
1516 S ORANGE AVENUE Photo Gallery 1
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3 Bedrooms
1726 sqft
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! This charming 3 bedroom home is west of the trail in the desirable community of Harbor Acres. Adorned with an oversized carport, a beautiful back yard with a covered space on the deck and lush, mature landscaping. This home features a vintage style fireplace, a large Florida room, extra closet space and hardwood floors. Conveniently close to beaches and minutes from Downtown Sarasota and the arts community. Pets may be considered upon owner's approval with a monthly pet fee as well as a pet deposit. Lawn care is included in the rent, all utilities will be tenant's expense. Renter's insurance is a must and proof of insurance will be required to move in. Don't let this gem go, it won't last long! Call now for more details.
555 S GULFSTREAM AVENUE Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
1485 sqft
**UNFURNISHED ANNUAL RENTAL**Direct harbor view from 3rd floor 2 bed/2bath condo just a short walk to downtown Sarasota and Burns Court. Corner unit provides green views from Living, Dining and Kitchen. Huge (8 x 15) fully enclosed lanai, perfect for relaxing while enjoying sunsets. Large master bedroom with en suite bathroom and built-ins in both closets. Guest bedroom features solid wood floors, custom cabinetry with Murphy bed and fold-down desk making this room easily transferable to an office! Kitchen is equipped with GE Cafe Series appliances, solid wood cabinets with roll out drawers and solid counter breakfast bar. You have a large, secure, air conditioned storage closet on your floor, and an assigned covered parking space right out the back entrance! Royal St Andrew has a secure lobby, fitness room and lovely pool area with BBQ. Lease with option to purchase also available.
4639 CHAPEL HILL DRIVE Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
2 Bedrooms
1414 sqft
RENTED JAN., FEB., MARCH 2023. One of the prettiest views in Stoneybrook overlooking the 3rd hole on the golf course. This is special!! This second floor “Barrington” model veranda offers over 1400 sq. ft. of open living space, two bedrooms, two full baths, plus den/office, and is newly furnished and decorated, flat screen TVs, internet access, there is new engineered wood flooring in living and dining area and den. There is a screened entry and rear lanai, a one car detached garage and is conveniently located just a short distance from the heated community pool and tennis courts. The clubhouse is something to be proud of and features casual and formal dining, a grill room, piano lounge and meeting rooms, there is a well-equipped fitness room, a library, a large heated pool and spa. The community is conveniently located less than two blocks from the access to the Legacy Bike and Walking Trail and is minutes away from the famed sugary sand beaches of Siesta Key, shops and fine restaurants. You can be downtown in 20-25 minutes to take in all the cultural activities Sarasota has to offer. The golf membership can be transfered for $250 for the duration of your stay. CALL FOR OFF SEASON RATES
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City Guide for Gulf Gate Estates, FL

With not one but 27 golf courses on your doorstep your days at the beach may well be numbered.

Life is good on the southwestern coast of Florida, where award-winning white sandy beaches provide the backdrop to the laid back lifestyle on the Gulf coast. If you are looking for a friendly community in which to put down roots then Gulf Gate Estates should be at the top of your list. Not only is it a convenient stone's throw from the beach, you'll also find a diverse selection of property rentals to suit a variety of tastes. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for apartments with hardwood floors in Gulf Gate Estates, FL

Scoring an apartment with hardwood floors can be a big win for Gulf Gate Estates renters. They`re typically a beautiful addition to your space. They’re also easier to clean and sweep, particularly if you have pets.

However, there are some downsides. Hardwood floors carry sounds. They can also make your apartment noisy for your roommates and downstairs neighbors.

Ask the landlord or property manager about the hardwood floors before signing a lease. Are they actually hardwood or a popular composite alternative? The latter is probably easier to clean and care for than the real thing.

It’s also important to ask about who’s responsible for any damage to the floors and what that entails. Your security deposit could take a hit from scratches, dents, and other damage.

Consider the type of climate you live in. Hardwood floors typically don’t fare well in damp climates full of moisture. Stains and buckling are common in hardwood floors after rain flooding or excessive moisture.

However, hardwood floors can be ideal for dry climates or sunny areas for renters who love the way they look.