Villa at sunset

About Palma Sola Trace

The Palma Sola Trace Community has:

272 condos, 148 single family homes, and 126 villas.

Each neighborhood is unique and falls within one of the governing associations mentioned below.

Palma Sola Trace offers the best of all worlds: location, value, and some of the best neighbors in Florida.

Residents enjoy a maintenance-free life style that allows plenty of time to enjoy the Gulf of Mexico’s white sandy world-famous beaches that are just 3 miles away.

The on-site clubhouse with tot-lot, gathering room, Nautilus fitness center, and a fantastic 81-foot heated lagoon-style pool.

There’s plenty of time to jog, walk or bike the 100-acre site, stroll down to the neighborhood coffee shop, enjoy an ice cream, or great meal at the new local restaurants.

Community activities abound, including yoga, book clubs, lunch groups, dances, parties, game night and holiday activities.

Pirate fans heading to game

Villa Residents on their way to the game

Pirate City in Bradenton is the Pittsburgh Pirates spring and minor league training facility, located at 1701 27th Street East in Bradenton, FL.

All Pirates Major League Spring Training home games are played at LECOM Park.

Palma Sola Trace Information

Associations within the community

With three associations and a CDD providing services to the Palma Sola Trace Community, the reference information below provides basic information about each association along with a link to their website.

CDD        > cool  website link
The Palma Sola Trace Community Development District (“District”) is an independent local unit of, special-purpose government, created pursuant to and existing under the provisions of Chapter 190, Florida Statutes, and established by Ordinance 2763, adopted of the City Council of the city of Bradenton, Florida which became effective on August 22nd, 2004.

The District currently encompasses approximately one hundred four (104.395) acres of land located entirely within Manatee County, Florida. As a local unit of special-purpose government, the District provides an alternative means for planning, financing, constructing, operating and maintaining various public improvements and community facilities within its jurisdiction.

The CDD is generally responsible for the ponds, street lights, bridge, perimeter wall and the emergency gates (individual and vehicle).  If you have a street light that is out, check the light number on the pole and use the contact form on their website to notify them.

Master Association  > cool  website link
The Master Association provides the guidelines for owners within the community.    Additionally,  the Master Association is responsible for the Common Areas less what the CDD is responsible for. The Master Association is responsible for the swimming pool, clubhouse, etc. and all landscaping other than villa and condo areas. It is not responsible for any building maintenance of single-family homes, condos, or villas but does handle all single family home administrative dealings.

Condos Association  > cool  website link
The Condo Association is responsible for the condo buildings and condo common areas/limited common areas such as balconies or drives appurtenant to the units and areas such as the trash compactor. The Condo Association is also responsible for landscaping in the condo areas.  The trash compactor is for use only by Condo Residents.

Villas HOA  wink currently on site
The Villas HOA is responsible for portions of the building structures, common villa areas, pest control and landscaping in the villa area.  Association meetings are generally held the third Thursday of the month at the club house.

Single Family Residences  >cool  website link
There is no separate Home Owners Association for single family homes, however they are administered by the Master Association. Fees are higher than master fees paid by other neighborhoods because landscaping is provided through the Master Association – no maintenance for homes/structures is provided for single family residences.

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Miscellaneous Information:

City of Bradenton  > coolwebsite link

Water, Trash and sidewalk/road repair is the responsibility of the City of Bradenton.

Irrigation Water is provided by Manatee County.

Seabreeze Elementary school sits at the back gate of the neighborhood.

Blake Hospital, voted one of the top-100 hospitals in the US, is five minutes away.

For sports enthusiasts, the world-famous IMG Academies (Bollettieri Tennis and Leadbetter Golf) and Manatee County Golf Course are both minutes away. Or, you can spend the day on the trolley touring Anna Maria Island, go deep-sea fishing or jet-skiing in the Gulf of Mexico, or kayaking and picnicking at Robinson’s Preserve?