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Ryan Hartney Realty

Downtown St. Petersburg. Florida

The view of downtown St. Petersburg is like a renaissance artist’s vision of life, vitality, and beauty.


In just the last two years, nine businesses have relocated into downtown St Petersburg. The fantastic explosion of new growth into the core downtown area has attracted national attention. Residency has increased more than 20 percent since 2010. Our historic local communities continue to express their own unique identity as magnets for the arts, culture, shopping, and national attractions.

The area known as the Innovation District embraces the University of South Florida {St. Petersburg} campus, and Johns Hopkins All Childrens Hospital. The Edge District is a three block sliver that runs through the heart of the core downtown area from Ninth Street north then west to the Rays’ Tropicana Field, home of the Tampa Bay baseball team. Intown West borders Tropicana Field and covers an expanding residential area north of the Rays stadium.

The Tampa Bay Rays baseball team, and St. Petersburg Grand Prix racing highlight the national draw of the downtown St. Pete scene. World famous Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine has recently merged with our own world famous All Children’s Hospital. The University of South Florida is an impressive resource that contributes immensely to the quality of life downtown.

thehermitageluxuryapartments                              hyattplace 

The Hermitage Luxury Apartments                  Hyatt Place Opens in 2017!


    St. Pete’s “Jolley” Trolley

Our downtown culture is not only exciting, but incredibly varied. The Central Arts district features a trolley system reminiscent of St. Pete’s famous green benches era, and highlights the ease of transportation downtown without cars. The trolley travels between the world famous Dali Museum, to the Museum of Fine Arts, and then to the Palladium and American Stage Theatre performing arts venues.

Perhaps the most appealing sites to visit in downtown are its restaurants. They run the gamut from upscale and trendy, like the Cider Press Café, to just plain good eatin’ at Ferg’s adjacent to Tropicana Field. Muvico 19 has the best movies, while the American State Theatre company offers the latest in plays and musical theatre.

A fun way to take in the sights is with a Segway tour, and if you want to get out into the waters of Tampa Bay, take in a boat tour and dolphin watch. World class architects and designers are at work on a fabulous new pier that promises to be the newest downtown icon and tourist destination scheduled for completion in 2018.

Ryan Hartney grew up in St. Petersburg and his team couldn’t be more excited to be major league players in the growth of the downtown area. Let us share our enthusiasm and help you find a place in the sun in beautiful downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. Call us at 813-380-2291.

By: Keith Long.