Florida Congressman’s Downtown Penthouse Enters Market For $6 Million

Situated in the prestigious Plaza at Five Points in downtown Sarasota, Penthouse C at 50 Central Avenue #17PHC is now available for $6,000,000. The stunning property, previously owned by Congressman Vern Buchanan, offers an unparalleled living experience with breathtaking bay and city views from every room. The penthouse is marketed exclusively by RobertaTengerdy and Carolyn Barker Collins of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty’s Downtown Sarasota office. The listing details may be viewed here.

Renovated by Westwater Construction Inc. in collaboration with Villa Moda Design firm, every detail of this residence exudes luxury. The penthouse boasts three bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms and two expansive terraces. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room are complemented by a dual-sided gas fireplace that allows for ample room to entertain. This residence creates an ambiance of unparalleled comfort and style.

The recently renovated chef’s kitchen features Australian walnut cabinetry, Lisa Jarvis decorative satin brass hardware and Crystallo quartzite countertops. High-end appliances include a Wolf 6-burner dual-fuel range, Sub-Zero Designer Series refrigerator and Wolf convection steam oven. A state-of-the-art, walk-in Chateau wine cellar can accommodate up to 300 bottles.

Additional amenities include a formal dining area, comfortable den and office space. With a full-service concierge, valet parking, rooftop pool, and large gym, The Plaza at Five Points offers residents the epitome of luxury living.


“Penthouse C lives like an impeccably regal home in the sky. Upon entering, one is immediately struck by the seamless fusion of elegance and sophistication. The one-of-a-kind residence is one of the most coveted addresses in the area.”

  • Roberta Tengerdy and Carolyn Collins, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

About Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

Headquartered in Naples, Florida, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty has over 1,400 sales professionals in 40 locations throughout Florida and North Carolina. Premier Sotheby’s International Realty also benefits from an association with the storied Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744. The brokerage was founded by The Lutgert Companies, a prominent member of Southwest Florida’s business community since 1964, and is proudly associated with Peerage Realty Partners. For more information, visit premiersothebysrealty.com.