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Date of Issue: March 20, 2010

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010

ITEMS FOR SALE

FOR SALE: COMPUTER desk. $30. 941-778-2686.

BOOKS: 22 FINE novels for $20. 941-794-2392.

LLOYD FLANDERS WICKER sofa, excellent condition. $295. Large, old safe from Island Foods. $100 or best offer. 941-778-7885.

COMFORTER: DOWN-FILLED queen-size, white, $20. 941-761-1415. 

FISHING COMBOS: ZEBCO rod, Mitchell reel, $10. Zebco rod, Zebco reel, $10. Gamemaster rod, Daiwa reel, $15. 941-761-1415. 

AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.

FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE: Individuals may advertise up to three items, each priced $100 or less, 15 words or less. FREE, one week. Deliver in person to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, e-mail classifieds@islander.org, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)

ANNOUNCEMENT

GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN Church: All are welcome to come and worship with us! Please call 941-778-1813 or visit us at: www.gloriadeilutheran.com for worship times. 6608 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

THEY’RE BACK! EVERY Monday night all-you-can-eat fish fry. $10. Live entertainment. Tiki bar open. Bayside Banquet Hall, 4628 119th St. W., Cortez, end of road.

THE ROTARY CLUB of Bradenton: Annual Comedy Night features "MICHAEL JR." at Mattison's Riverside, 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6. The tickets are $35 and proceeds benefit local college scholarships. Call 941-748-8087 for information and tickets.

HAITI $$$ DONATIONS to the Ministry of Presence Inc., www.ministryofpresence.org, urgently needed for local representatives to aid 86 homeless children whose orphanage/school were demolished. Info: The Islander, 941-778-7978.

HELLO ANNA MARIA Island! My name is Mike Sales and I’d like to invite everyone to upcoming shows: 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Cafe on the Beach, 8 p.m.- midnight Friday at Feeling Swell, and 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Tuesday at Drift Inn! You deserve to come out, socialize, let loose, dance and really have a good time!

ODOR PROBLEMS? CONDO, home, motel room, car smell? Get that smell out! Safe and effective, natural, biodegradable, affordable. Great for rental units! Call Bunner, 941-792-0000 or 941-565-2534. Sealandenvironmental.com.

 “ANNA MARIA ISLAND” Tervis Tumblers, Jack Elka's 2010  “Anna Maria Island” calendar, Great tasting Florida-made wines! Sweet Peas/Samplings. 5350 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, 941-778-8300, www.SweetPeasAMI.com.

WANTED: BUCKETS. DONATE clean five-gallon buckets with lid to ship to Haiti. Please drop at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Signature Sothebys International. 941-302-3100. Terry.hayes@sothebysrealty.com. Discoverannamaria.com.

LOOKING FOR A JOB? Islanders seeking employment can market their skills with a FREE classified ad for up to three weeks in The Islander. Submit 15 words or less including a resume link, if desired, by e-mail to classifieds@islander.org or deliver in person to 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. The Islander will encourage employers to review the "employment wanted" ads in The Islander when seeking employees. And good luck finding the right job!

MANATEE SAFETY SIGNS, exclusively for boaters available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-7978.

WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. Deliver to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

WANTED: FISHING GEAR: Anna Maria Privateers are collecting new or used, repairable fishing poles and reels, nets, tackle, buckets, etc. to give to children. Donate your gear at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

FREE GUN LOCK courtesy of Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Free at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.

PERFECT REMEMBRANCE: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $50. Three lines, $60. Forms at The Islander, or call 941-518-4431 for more information.

GARAGE SALES

ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9 a.m.-noon Saturday. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.

HUGE WHITE ELEPHANT sale: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6. Housewares, jewelry, hooks, videos, collectibles. Our famous pickles and baked goods. Church of the Annunciation. 4408 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

WHITNEY PLAZA ANTIQUE and art fair. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 6-7. Treasures, local artist, organic produce, exotic orchids and more. 6828 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key. Information, 941-383-1901.

A SALE EVERYDAY at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Miscellaneous office supplies, T-shirts, home treasures, mirrors and framed art.

LOST and FOUND

FOUND CAT: HOLMES BEACH, Jan. 9. Gray, short hair, has thyroid and skin condition. 941-742-5933.

LOST WEDDING RING, near Publix, East Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. Reward. 941-778-7414.

FOUND: SILVER EARRING. Sunday morning, S&S Plaza parking lot. Call 941-778-5099 to claim.

FOUND: CHRYSLER KEYS. Skull key chain. Near Beachhouse Restaurant, Bradenton Beach. 941-778-3004.

PETS

GOOFY SEEKS FAMILY: 1-year-old pomeranian, mixed gray, white, gold. Needs a good family. Chihuahua pups, too. All shots. $100. 941-400-2815.

PARENTS NEEDED for loving homes to foster puppies and kittens until they are old enough for adoption. All food and medical provided. Julie, 941-720-1411.

ADULT CATS in desperate need of loving homes. All are current on vaccines. All applicants screened. Please, call 941-922-0774.

TRANSPORTATION

GOLF CART: 2005 Club Car 48v. Looks brand new. High speed, rear flip seat, windshield. $2,500. 863-398-1638.

2005 LANDROVER/FREELANDER: silver with black leather. One owner, 46,000 miles, priced $3,000 under retail at $8,000. 941-730-2606.

BOATS & BOATING

BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction.  Day. Week. Month.  Sunfish, Laser, Zuma and Precision 15. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.

LOOKING TO BUY a boat slip in Holmes Beach or Anna Maria for a 16-foot boat. E-

HELP WANTED

SALES ASSOCIATE: MOTIVATED, experienced real estate licensee for busy Island office. Please call Jesse or Robin at 941-778-7244.

HELP WANTED: EVENT co-coordinator for a very busy not-for-profit organization. Send resume to: 5313 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

I WOULD APPRECIATE advice on submitting Harlequin Press, Mills and Boon novel. Any author willing (for remuneration of course) to read over my manuscript pre-submission? Susan, 941-704-0831.

PART-TIME SERVER: Part-time bus person, dishwasher. Light maintenance involved. Both experienced. Drug-free workplace. 941-504-0030.

HELP WANTED

ANNA MARIA ISLAND executive chef imported from Italy! Private parties, cooking lessons, wedding, event planning, consultant. Call 973-900-2549.

SECRETARIAL: (law, real estate, professional) work wanted.  Complete home office. Extensive experience. Call 941-778-0042.

KIDS4HIRE

CALL ALEXANDRA, 15, for babysitting or odd-jobs. Red Cross certified in first aid and babysitting. 941-778-5352

ISLAND TEEN EXPERIENCED, and certified child care with Safe Sitter, CPR and Red Cross training, seven days a week. Maggie, 941-447-4632 or 941-778-8405.

CALL GUSSIE AT 941-778-7257 for babysitting. I have experience with kids of all ages.

NEED A BABYSITTER or pet sitter? Call Kendall! First-aid certified, great with kids and animals! Best on the Island! 941-779-9783.

NEED A BABYSITTER, pet sitter, house sitter or dog walker? Experienced. Red Cross certified in CPR for all ages. Call the twins, Kayla and Ariel Jennis, 941-778-1746.

TEEN WITH CHILD daycare experience and Red Cross certified in babysitting. Loves children. Call Katie, 941-778-1491 or 941-447-4057.

TRISH AND KIM babysitting service, house cleaning and pet sitting. Certified. Experienced. Call 941-538-8922 or 941-538-2081.

LAWN MOWING/DOG walking? Will walk dogs any day, mow lawns after 5 p.m. weekdays, after 11 a.m. weekends. 941-447-7092.

CALL ZACK, 13, for odd jobs. Will do anything you need done after school and Saturdays. 941-773-3185.

RED CROSS LIFEGUARD for private parties at your pool. $10/hour. Call Marie Durocher, 941-795-4722.

CASSIE’S DOG WALKING and house sitting. I can walk your dog anytime. 941-962-3373.

11-YEAR OLD girl can watch your 4-year old or younger child. CPR-certified, references, experienced. Brianna, 941-448-9036.

HELP WITH SCHOOL WORK? Manatee High School junior will tutor math, science, basic computing skills. Patrick, 941-524-5686.

KIDS FOR HIRE ads are FREE for Island youths under 16 looking for work. Ads must be placed in person at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

RESTAURANT: ISLAND BREAKFAST/lunch eatery. Profitable, charming, easy to run. Confidentiality agreement required. $95,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.

HEALTH CARE

MASSAGE THERAPY: In-home visits by appointment. Patricia Emslie, LMT. 941-504-2030. Gift certificates, too! Lic. # MA0023639.

NURSES NEEDED FOR active quadriplegic. Weekend five-hour morning shifts and weekend sleepover shifts are available, 9:30 p.m.-7 a.m. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.

SERVICES

LET US DRIVE YOU! Airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Anna Maria Sunshine Car Service. 941-778-5476.

COMPUTER OBEDIENCE TRAINING. Is your computer misbehaving? Certified computer service and private lessons. Special $40/hour. Free advice. 941-545-7508.

ISLAND PRESSURE CLEANING, wash away mildew, dirt, salt. Thorough, reasonable, reliable. Free estimates, licensed, insured. 941-778-0944.

ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.

TOTAL DOOR AND Window Service: Repairs, replacements, sales, parts, storm catcher hurricane covers, Simonton windows, Plastpro doors, ODL inserts. TDWSINC@msn.com. 941-730-1399.

PROFESSIONAL I.T. SERVICES: Complete computer solutions for business and home. Installation, repair, upgrade, networking, Web services, wireless services. Richard Ardabell, network engineer, 941-778-5708, or cell 216-509-1945.

ISLAND PET NANNY: Loving pet care. Longtime Island resident, background check, pet CPR-certified, references. Karen Robinson, 941-779-2830 or 941-730-5693.

I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-778-7770. Leave message.

LISA’S SUNSHINE CLEANING: Dependable, deep, quality cleaning. References. 20 years experience. Call 941-758-8680.

LIGHT CARPENTRY, HOME repairs, handyman work, deck repairs, dock repairs, etc. Retired tradesman, Island resident. No job too small. Call Steve Doyle 941-778-1708.

PAINTING, WATERPROOFING: NEW construction or re-paints. Dozens of Island completions since 1992. Call Venture Services, 941-809-8159.

RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL cleaning service. Excellent references, meticulous service. Christian and Luciana. 941-799-0903. Lu.bubu@hotmail.com.

AMI CARWASH-2-U, boats, too. We come to your driveway, same prices as mainland machine wash. Full detail services, $9.99 exterior-only special. Call for an appointment. 941-567-5116.

RESIDENTIAL SERVICES UNLIMITED: Paint, flooring, pressure wash, trim work, paver sealing, appliance repair, ceiling fans, windows and doors, home watch. Can do it all so give us a call. 941-650-5058.

WILL FIRE CERAMICS by the load. 30 years experience. Please, call 941-778-7934.

CLEANING CONDO COMMON areas, elevators, windows, stairs, etc. Please, call 941-896-6645.

TUTORING SERVICES: Specializing in algebra, geometry, calculus, trigonometry and science. Special need students welcome. Grades 3-12. Jenifer, 941-224-1760.

COMPUTER GOT YOU down? Got a virus? Need wireless, network setup? Web site? Need help? Call JC, 941-487-7487.

ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING and Co.: 34 years of happy customers. Senior check, pet-watch, storm-check, tour guide, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-3046.

DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Web design. Call Jon at Smashcat Studios, 941-778-2824 or 941-545-0192.

BEACH SERVICE air conditioning, heat, refrigeration. Commercial and residential service, repair and/or replacement. Serving Manatee County and the Island since 1987. For dependable, honest and personalized service, call William Eller, 941-795-7411. CAC184228.

ANYONE CAN TAKE a picture. A professional creates a portrait. I want to be at your wedding! www.jackelka.com. 941-778-2711.

NADIA'S EUROSAGE Relaxing, healing massage in the comfort of your home. Call today for an appointment, 941-795-0887. MA#0017550.

CHECK MY HOUSE! When you're away, we stay close to home. We provide full house checking services to ensure your house is secure while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail check.my.house@verizon.netfor details.

UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience. Gift boutique, nail products, handbags, jewelry and sunglasses. 9908 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. Call for an appointment. Now offering in-home pedicure services. 941-713-5244.

TILE AND MOSAIC custom installation, 20 years experience. References available. For a reasonable price, call Sebastian, 941-704-6719.

MUSIC LESSONS WITH Koko Ray. Island studio open now. Instruction in flute, clarinet, saxophone, guitar and piano. 941-778-8323, or evenings, 941-758-0395. 315 58th St., Studio I, Holmes Beach.

LAWN and GARDEN

CONNIE'S LANDSCAPING INC. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, landscaping, cleanups, hauling and more! Insured. 941-778-5294.

ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLER service and repair. Your complete irrigation repair company. Call 941-778-2581.

TREES BY BREEZE Inc.: Custom landscapes, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Since 1988. Chris, 941-778-2837.

ECONOMY TREE TRIMMING, hedges, mulching. Lowest prices starting at $15. 12-year Island resident. Cell 941-951-1833.

JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.

LANDSCAPING

STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. For all your landscape needs. Shell $45/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. 941-448-3857 or 941-448-5207.

THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured plus unbeatable prices. Call Allen anytime. Cell 941-224-8569.

SHELL DELIVERED AND spread. $45/yard. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, "shell phone" 941-720-0770.

NATURE'S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30 years experience. 941-729-9381.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100.

TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.

CUSTOM REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-779-2294.

GRIFFIN'S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, 941-748-4711.

JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing. Call 941-778-6170 or 447-2198.

EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947.

GABBARD MASONRY INC.: Custom stone and brick. Fireplaces, pools, Jacuzzis, fire pits, grills, landscape, patios. Paver brick, stone, glass block. Licensed and insured, free estimates. 941-792-5206.

SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it's broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I'll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.

SOUTHWEST HOME IMPROVEMENTS: Michigan carpenter, cabinet maker. All phases of construction. 30 years experience. No job too big or too small. Quality work guaranteed at affordable prices. Call Mike, 877-822-4326. kroon@triton.net.

PAINTING, WALL REPAIRS, carpentry and more. Island resident, very meticulous and reliable. I take pride in my work. For a free estimate, call Colin at 941-779-0120 or 941-376-0541.

HERB’S LOW PRESSURE Washing and Painting: Environmentally friendly. Free estimates. Licensed, insured. Senior discounts. 941-750-9743.

WINDOW SHADES, BLINDS, shutters and more. Lifetime warranty. Call Keith Barnett for a free in-home consultation. Island references, 15 years experience. 941-778-3526 or 730-0516.

RENTALS

WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.

OFFICE, RETAIL, PROFESSIONAL space. 625 sf, $500/month. Also 1,800 sf. 8799 Cortez Road. 1-800-952-1206.

WATERFRONT KEY WEST STYLE with dock. Furnished, walk to beach, eateries and shops. $150/night, $950/week. Use of bikes included. 941-794-5980.

ANNA MARIA DUPLEX: 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, seasonal $1,800/month, monthly or weekly rates available. Close to beach, trolley and restaurants. 941-778-7167.

SEASONAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA, nicely furnished, washer and dryer, large back deck, steps to beach. $2,500/month. 813-244-4944.

ANNUAL RENTAL: PERICO Bay Club: 2BR/2BA, den, eat-in kitchen, washer and dryer, two-car garage, great water view, security with gate, tennis courts, clubhouse, pools, spas. Perfect condition. $1,300/month. Owner, 941-962-6117.

HARBOR PINES. Large 2BR/2BA. Very nice, ground floor, screened porch, tile floors, washer/dryer connections, water, cable, close to MCC, Bayshore High School IMG Academies, shopping. Annual $650/month. Last month free!  Call 941-650-3476.

THE SANCTUARY: 1BR/1BA, washer and dryer, water included, on lake, screened porch, carpeting, close to MCC, Bayshore High School, IMG Academies, shopping. Annual rental $600/month. Last month free! Call 941-650-3476.

PRIVATE BEACHFRONT HOME: 2BR/1BA ground level, spectacular views, seasonal/monthly rental. $3,500/month. 941-778-8356.

PLAYA ENCANTADA: Sun-drenched balcony, warm pool and hot spa. 2BR/2BA units available for February, March and April 2010. Two-week minimum. Call Clark at Superior Island Services, 941-730-1077.

VACATION SHORT-TERM rentals. Let us know your dates. Condos, houses. Realtor, 941-356-1456.

EL CONQUISTADOR Country Club. 2BR2BA condo, end unit with garage for rent with option to buy. Turnkey furnished. $130,000. Call 941-545-3097 or 941-778-3926.

AFFORDABLE ANNUAL RENTAL: Sandpiper Mobile Resort, across from Gulf. 55-plus. 1BR/1BA, open floor plan. $800/month. 941-778-0137.

SEASONAL RENTAL: FEBRUARY-March, $1,700/month. 1BR/1BA furnished duplex apartment. Holmes Beach. 810-614-6962.

ANNUAL RENTAL: KEY Royale canal home. 3BR/3BA available after April 10. Completely renovated. Owner, 678-777-7105.

BEACH CONDO: 2BR/2BA, heated pool, Jacuzzi, tennis. Available February or April. 941-794-8877.

ANNUAL 2BR/1.5BA ELEVATED duplex in Holmes Beach for rent. Park under building. Three blocks to beach. $1,000/month. 941-730-2606.

ANNA MARIA ANNUAL duplex. 2BR/1BA newly updated. $750/month. 941-780-4395.

2BR/2BA APARTMENT: Mirror Lake, next to IMG Academy. Feb. 15-April 15, $3,600 for two months. Holmes Beach, 1BR/1BA apartment, 100 feet from bay. Six-month minimum. $795/month. 941-726-0485.

PRIVATE ROOM AND facilities. North Longboat Key. Yearly rate, $500/monthly. 941-383-4856.

PRIVATE BEACHFRONT HOME: 2BR/1BA ground level, spectacular views. Available March, April, May. 941-792-4991.

SEASONAL RENTAL: MARCH, April. 1BR/1BA, west of Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. $1,250/month plus tax. 941-778-4499.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 1BR in Holmes Beach. $675/month plus utilities and deposit. Weekdays, 941-778-6541. Evenings, 941-504-3844.

LONGBOAT KEY WATERFRONT penthouse: 3BR/3.5BA, seven rooms, furnished, roof top courtyard, four Har-Tru tennis courts, parking garage. Available April, three-month minimum. Summer, $3,000/month, 2011 season, $7,500/month. Call 941-400-8547.

ANNUAL DUPLEX: 2BR/2BA, stackable washer and dryer, $750/month. 1BR/1BA, close to beach, $700/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 941-778-7500.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA, Holmes Beach. Tile throughout. Washer and dryer hookups, double carport, large storage room. Steps to Gulf with view. First, last and security, 941-778-3427.

ANNUAL CANALFRONT HOME: 3BR/2BA, one-car garage. Dock and boat lift, no pets. $1,350/month, $800 deposit, 941-524-6773.

SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 2BR/1BA with pool. Walk to beach, shopping, restaurants. 941-778-3426. Web site 2spinnakers.com.

REAL ESTATE

MOBILE HOME: SUNNY Shores Waterfront Park. 1BR/1BA. You own the land. Not a co-op. No monthly fees. Great condition. Free boat ramp access. Reduced! Priced to sell! $69,900. 513-470-3851.

NORTH BEACH VILLAGE 2BR/2.5BA townhouse. Large living room, pool, storm shutters, garage, storage. $399,000, 941-722-0640.

ANNA MARIA CANAL home: 2BR/2BA for sale. Walk to beach, boat lift and dock, washer, dryer, recently renovated. $550,000. Possible owner finance 813-245-0428.

COMPLETELY REMODELED: BRING your tooth brush. South and west windows, view from every room, step out front door to beach. 5400 GULF DRIVE #36:  $560,000. 941-779-1013.

SAVE MONEY: READY-to move into, newly updated deep-water canal house. 514 71st St., Holmes Beach. $549,000. 941-779-1013.

LARGE WATERFRONT LOT for sale by owner. Boat lift and dock. Easy access to Tampa Bay and Gulf. Ready to build. $479,000. 527 74th St., Holmes Beach. Call 941-779-0201 or 863-860-6085.

BANK OWNED! 3BR/2BA Key West-style home built in 2006. Gorgeous. $419,000. Cindy Migone, Signature Sotheby's International Realty, 941-812-7438.

VILLAGE GREEN: FROM $115,000 and up. 2BR/2BA with garage. Denise Langlois, your Village Green specialist. 941-725-4425

WATERFRONT LOT: BREATHTAKING, Sunshine Skyway Bridge view. 230 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. $550,000. Waterfront 3BR/2BA home, same spectacular view. 228 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. $1,100,000. 941-778-0019.

NORTHWEST BRADENTON: RIVERVIEW Boulevard home. 2,000 sf, 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, huge family room and secluded pool, lanai, tropical garden areas. Updated and well maintained. $250,000. Don, 941-730-0100.

CANAL CONDO: 2BR/2BA Asking $189,000. With boat slip and 18-foot boat. Heated pool, low HOA fees. Call John Wize, Betsy Hills Realty, 941-704-4591.

WATERFRONT ON NORTH Shore Drive. 2BR/1BA updated cottage; large lot, sandy beach, full water views from sunrise to sunset. Reduced to $899,900. RoseBay Real Estate, Lynn Parker, Realtor. 941-321-2736.

PRICE REDUCED: DUPLEX on two deeded lots, both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. $450,000. Call owner: 941-730-2606.

FLORIDA, OUT-OF-STATE

DELRAY BEACH, FL: New luxury townhomes, only six remain! Three or four bedrooms, two-car garage! Was $475,000, now $289,900, plus incentives! 561-922-7424. DeFalco Real Estate. www.defalco.com.

ABANDONDED UPSTATE NEW York farm. Absolute sale. 10 acres, stream, $29,900! Lake region, woods, fields. Solid investment! Terms. Virtual tour: www.newyorklandandlakes.com.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS: E-Z finish log cabin shell with acreage, pre-approved bank financing! Only $99,900. Ask about our mountain land for sale. 828-247-9966. Code 48A.

FORECLOSED GOLF HOMES and golf lots! Hundreds of listings in the Carolinas. Own for fraction of value! Call 877-526-3615, ext. 2454. foreclosedgolfhome.com.

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