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Date of Issue: February 27, 2008

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008

ITEMS FOR SALE

16-FOOT AUTHENTIC boat bar includes mast, sail, and barstools, teak table. Must see. Located at The Sea Hagg, 12304 Cortez Road, Cortez.

FURNITURE: ARMOIRE for 32-inch TV, china cabinet, dining table with eight chairs, two barstools, lamp table, booksellers table, sofa bed with matching chair and ottoman. Prices and e-mail photos: 941-725-1130.

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Mahogany buffet, $350. Small antique burl-wood rocker, $200. 941-778-1102.

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

OLD-FASHIONED DINER MUGS: $8 (includes tax). Your coffee never tasted so good as when you drink from the old-style mugs available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7978.

LONGBOAT KEY HISTORY "From Calusas to Condominiums" by Ralph B. Hunter. Signed copies available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-7978.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KARATE ON THE Island: Ages three through adult. Call 941-807-1734 or visit www.islanddojo.cmasdirect.com.

ISLAND ROCK SCHOOL at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Guitar, bass, drums, flute, saxophone, clarinet, piano and vocals. Call Scott Achor, 941-778-1747, or Koko Ray Hansen, 941-758-0395. Rock on!

FREE GUN LOCK. Yes, free. Courtesy of the 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.

BUTTERFLY PARK BENEFIT: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $40. Three lines, $50. 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. 9am-noon Saturday. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.

HUGE MULTI-FAMILY yard sale! 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 1. Household items, tools, jewelry, books, 2000 Mercury Grand Marquis, 1991 SAAB 9000, walkers, toys and much more. 8309 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

EMPTY THIS HOUSE! 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 1-2. Newer furnishing. 6925 Holmes Blvd., Anna Maria.

HUGE MOVING/DEMOLITION sale! 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 1. Furniture, rugs, TVs, clothing, fans, doors, refrigerator, stove, microwave, etc. 617 Baronet Lane, Holmes Beach.

8 A.M. FRIDAY AND Saturday, Feb. 29-March 1. Antiques, collectibles, household items. 213 83rd Street, Holmes Beach.

ANNUAL FLEA MARKET: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, March 1. Baked goods, clothing, jewelry, linens, tools, books, white elephant, furniture. Mt. Vernon Clubhouse, 4701 Independence Drive S., Cortez. Off Cortez Road.

ANNUAL NEIGHBORHOOD GARAGE sale! 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, March 1. San Remo Shores, over 20 houses, just a mile inland off Cortez to Royal Palm, also known as 101st Street. Look for signs.

CONSIGNMENT FURNISHINGS: Now accepting designer women’s clothing and accessories. Visit our new boutique. 611 Manatee Ave. E., Bradenton. 941-746-1166.

GARAGE SALE: 9 a.m. -5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 1-2. Furniture, books, home accessories, glassware. 6805 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach.

NIKKI’S ISLAND TREASURES, 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. All sterling silver jewelry 50-75 percent off. Select art, glass, wall art, antiques and gifts, 20-80 percent off. Huge selection vintage jewelry. Open seven days a week, 941-779-0729.

ANTIQUE AND ART flea market, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 1-2. We have it all. 6810 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key. Vendor space available, 941-383-7180.

JUMBLE SALE: 8 a.m. Saturday, March 1. Yard pails, stacking chairs, shelves, planters, microwave, medicine chest, LPs, lights, curtains, cooler, coffeemaker, etc. 318 Spring Ave., Anna Maria (in the rear).

LOST & FOUND

LOST: 2-Year old yorkie got out Saturday, Feb. 16, at Flamingo by the Bay. No tags and nursing pups at home. Any info, please, call 941-538-4290 or 941-720-3470. FOUND! FEMALE ORANGE, grey and black tabby cat Sunday, Feb. 24, at Walgreens on East Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. Pregnant. Please, call Molly, 561-302-0288.

PETS

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

BOATS & BOATING

2005 SEAHUNT 18.6 ft fiberglass. Less then 50 miles, always stored on a lift. 56-gallon tank, full walk-thru windshield, bimini top, seats six. 115-hp Yamaha motor. Selling due to illness. $11,000. 941-778-4399.

20-FOOT BAY/flats boat. 150-hp, four-stroke Yamaha with bimini covers, etc. $14,000. 941-704-0065.

1999 STINGRAY 230LX, open bow. 5.7 EFI alpha, 316 hours. Never left in water. $15,900. 941-778-8327.

FISHING & CHARTERS

KIDS FOR HIRE

14-YEAR-OLD needs work. Willing to babysit, clean, etc. Red Cross trained in first aid and babysitting. Call Alexandra, 941-778-5352.

CALL KENDALL: 15-year old high school sophomore looking for babysitting, pet sitting or dog walking jobs. Four years experience and first aid certified. Great with kids and animals! 941-779-9783.

RED CROSS-CERTIFIED 14-year-old looking for a job babysitting or pet sitting. Experienced with kids! Call Kim, 941-794-8640 or 941-807-0889.

FOR BABYSITTING, PETSITTING or dog walking: Call Ariel and Kayla Jennis, twin sophomores at Manatee High School. CPR and first-aid certified by the Red Cross. 941-778-1746.

ISLAND TUTORING WITH Chris Perez. 15-year-old Manatee High School freshman will tutor elementary or middle school child in math, science and English. Available 3:30-5:30pm Monday-Friday, and weekends by request. Call 941-778-2979. References on request.

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.

HELP WANTED

NOW HIRING ALL positions. Rotten hours, rotten pay. Apply at Rotten Ralph's Waterfront Restaurant, 902 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, or call 941-778-3953.

HOST/SERVER/BUS help sought for days at Ooh La La! Bistro. Apply in person weekdays after 4 p.m., 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT Tingley Library in Bradenton Beach. Friendly atmosphere with great community spirit. It's fun, give it a try! For more information, 941-779-1208.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

NAIL TECH OR massage therapist room available for rent. 941-713-5244 to view.

GREAT SITE: FORMER service station on strategic Longboat corner. Many business uses possible. $1,300,000. Longview Realty: 941-383-6112.

LIVE IN LUXURY and work at home. Florist business and sign shop attached to a 4BR pool home near beach. Buy either one of the businesses and house for $999,000. Call Longview Realty 941-383-6112. Other businesses also available.

RESTAURANT: SMALL, easy to manage, daytime hours. Fantastic sandwiches, soup, salads, etc. Eat in or to go. Great location in Palmetto, just off the river. Low lease and established business. $55,000. Call, 941-228-3489.

RESTAURANT OPPORTUNITY: Fine dining menu and decor. Fully equipped and operational. Superb reputation, elegant decor, Island location. Ideal situation for chef/family operation. Call 941-730-2606.

HEALTH CARE

NURSES: PRIVATE DUTY. Long-term home care assisting lady with spinal injury. Five hour morning shifts and overnights, 10pm-8am, available. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.

SERVICES

LET US DRIVE YOU! Shopping, medical appointments, airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Sunshine Car Service. Serving the Islands. 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 for great results, wash away mildew, dirt, salt. Thorough, reasonable, reliable. Free estimates, licensed, insured. 941-778-0944.

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

WILDLIFE REMOVAL and relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service, 941-778-3455, or cell 941-720-4152.

ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING Co.: Oldest and best on Anna Maria! 34 years of grateful, happy customers. 941-773-2761.

PREFFERED SOD, ST. Augustine, seville, floratom, palmetto, zpysia. Also available: rip out, installation, irrigation, free estimates. Se habla espanol. Call for prices. 941-345-5299.

FLORIDA'S OWN RODNEY Dangerfield. Available for private parties, corporate events and golf tournaments. Call 781-367-0339.

CAREGIVER FOR THE elderly. 28 years experience, all duties and appointments. Please call Diana 941-545-7114.

TOASTED COMPUTER SERVICES. Your home and business specialist. On-site service, virus/spyware, cleanup, system setup, upgrades, diagnosis and repair, internet/wireless networking, custom system design. 941-224-1069.

AVAILABLE FOR DRIVING (including airports and guided tours), errands, organization and bill paying, petsitting, and other personalized general assistance. My car or yours. Excellent local references. Hourly rates. Ellen 941-896-7902 or emj3@tampabay.rr.com

TREE SERVICE TRIM hedges, palm topping, shaping and removal. Insured. Call Phil Brewer, 941-545-4770.

HAUL ANYTHING: RELOCATE cars, equipment, anything. Industrial, residential, commercial insured. Free estimates, 941-778-5910, leave message.

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

ESP CLEANING: PROFESSIONAL cleaning team serving Anna Maria Island. Call Steve and Maria, 941-345-2162.

EXPERIENCED HOME COMPANION will care for your loved one. Baths, exercise, etc. 941-748-3247 or 941-713-7380.

LIGHT CARENTRY AND home repairs, deck repairs, dock repairs. Retired tradesman and Island resident. Call Steve Doyle, 941-778-1708.

EXPERIENCED PROPERTY MANAGER, island resident let me manage your long-term rental and keep your property well maintained with my handyman skills. Call Chris Loveless, 941-447-4843.

DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Print work: logos brochures, brand identity. Web design: Flash, HTML and 3D. 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.

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

ANY ODD JOBS? Need a pet sitter or dog walker? Island local, dependable 17 year-old seeks work. Call Zach, 941-779-9783 or 941-224-5854.

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

UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience all phases of nail care. 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.

DO YOU WANT AN AWARD WINNING WEB-SITE - Designed, Redesigned & Hosted: We're your first step to create your internet presence on the web. Each web-site is created specifically for your company. Why trust anyone else, use The Islander, we're local, professional and award winning designs. Please email, we will be happy to give you a FREE quote. webmaster@islander.org

LAWN & 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.

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

LANDSCAPING

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.

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

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

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

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Lawn and landscape maintenance. Tree-trimming, mulching, plantings, sod, shell. Many references and insured. Please call 941-778-2335.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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

CHRISTIE'S PLUMBING Island and off-Island service since 1975. Repairs and new construction. Free estimates, no overtime charges. Now certifying back flow at water meters. FL#RF0038118-941-778-3924 or 778-4461.

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

CUSTOM RENOVATION/RESTORATION expert. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Thirty years experience. 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.

TILE AND MARBLE Installation:  Many Island references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. 941-726-1802.

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

GUARANTEED A-1 PAINTING service. Get a bid then call Nick, he's the best. Island references. Licensed. Call Nick, 941-727-1448 or 941-962-5131.

HOME IMPROVEMENT: ENTIRE home renovations. Kitchens, baths, cabinets, drywall, carpentry, tile, all floor coverings, painting. Free estimates. Call 941-524-0088.

K&C PAINTING LLC. Interior, exterior, faux. A woman’s touch. Kelly Meshberger. Free estimates. 941-544-8658.

OVER THIRTY-SIX years craftsman experience. Interior, exterior, doors, stairs, windows, trim. Drywall painting and repairs. Driveway paint. Dan Michael, master carpenter. Call 941-518-3316.

LIGHTHOUSE PROPERTY INNOVATIONS - home improvement experts! Tile, paint, carpentry and more, no job is too small. Please call Chris, 941- 266-7500.

RENTALS

RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., 941-778-6665 or 800-749-6665. www.wedebrock.com.

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

PARADISE IN COMFORT at Palm Breeze rentals in Holmes Beach. Two beautifully furnished units in a Key West-style home on a large corner lot. Each unit has 3BR/2BA, washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Heated pool, bikes, grill, etc. Just bring your clothes and a toothbrush and enjoy. www.apalmbreeze.com. 941-730-5126.

SEASONAL RENTAL: ANNA Maria. 2BR canal home. Steps to the beach. Newly remodeled inside and out. Available January and April. Call 813-245-0428.

CHARMING MONTHLY SEASONAL: Condominium. Beach view on Holmes Beach. 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer. Two screened in-decks. Pool. Cross the street on the water. $2,400/month. 813-634-3790.

2BR/2BA CONDO on Anna Maria Island with beautiful Gulf views. Monthly, weekly or seasonal rentals. 941-721-4789. www.annamaria-rental.com.

CONDO: ANNA MARIA, Shell Point. 2BR/2BA furnished. Ground floor on water. Heated pool. Tennis court. Covered parking. No pets, smoking. Coin laundry. Minimum two months. Seasonal rates. First, last, security. 716-861-8016.

GULF VIEWS: ONLY 30 yards to beach. 3BR/1BA, ground-level home with porch. Dead end on Avenue F, Holmes Beach. No pets, nonsmoking. $1,050/month-plus. Yearly lease. Call owner, cell 800-894-1950.

VACATION RENTALS: 2BR apartments across from beautiful beach. $400-$550/week. Winter and spring dates available. Almost Beach Apartments. 941-778-2374.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: 3BR/2BA large duplex. Laundry hook-up. $995/month.  $1,000 security. 941-962-5827.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH rental. 3BR/2BA, upstairs duplex, clean with big yard. No pets. $1,100/month. Call 941-725-4190.

APARTMENT: 2BR/2BA, $875/month and 1BR/1BA, $650/month. Tenant pays utilities on Palma Sola Bay. Move in with security and first month’s rent. (Free month). Call Reed at 941-448-8100.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 2BR/1BA Island home, fenced yard, $950/month. 2BR/2BA Island duplex, completely renovated, $1,100/month. 3BR/2BA NW Bradenton home, great yard and neighborhood, $1,500/month. Please, call Anna Maria Gulf Coast Properties, 941-782-5609.

CONDO ON Holmes Beach! 2BR/2BA beautifully remodeled, seasonal or annual. 941-761-1923.

STEPS TO THE beach, Gulf view from kitchen table. Large 2BR/1BA, courtyard, patio, fenced yard. Six month-one year lease, $1,400. 1BR/1BA $800/month, laundry, parking, water and trash paid. Both furnished or unfurnished. 800-847-0356.

WATERFRONT VACATION RENTAL, 2BR/2BA with pool near beach. $1,200/week or $3,975/month. 941-794-5980.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/1.5BA close to the beach, $900/month, shared laundry. Small pet OK. Gulf-Bay Realty, 941-778-7244.

SEASONAL/MONTHLY: 2BR/2BA deluxe condo with golf, tennis and pool. Close to beaches and shopping. 941-761-8178.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL 2BR/2BA elevated duplex with covered parking. Great porch and deck, washer/dryer hookup. $1,125/month. 941-713-3214.

MARINER’S COVE CONDO, 3BR/2BA furnished or unfurnished. 65-foot deep-water boat slip. Six-month minimum. 941-761-4153.

WATERFRONT 2BR/2BA HOUSE with boat dock, $4,000/month. 1BR/1BA apartment, $2,300/month. Available April 2008. Off-season half price. Could be annual. Pool, kayak and exercise room: free. 941-779-9074.

WATERFRONT EFFICENCY: Bradenton Beach, annual, $750/month. 941-779-0289.

RENTAL: THREE-MONTH minimum or annual. Sarasota Bay view. Large 1BR/1BA, 1,000 sf, on third floor. Two heated pools and private Gulf beach cabana. By owner, 941-545-6118.

I WOULD LIKE to rent your vacant garage. Give me a call at 941-778-9537, Art.

ANNUAL BAYVIEW 2BR/1BA duplex. Available April 1. Lanai, huge deck and wood floors. $875/month. 941-779-9470.

NEAR BEACHES: 1BR/1.5BA. Annual, $750/month, furnished. Most utilities paid. Seasonal possible. Call 941-758-9133.

TEMPORARY OR ANNUAL 2/BR modern duplex with porch. Block to the beach. $845/month. 941-807-5449.

WEST BRADENTON TOWNHOUSE: 3BR/2.5BA, 2.5-car garage. Maintenance, pool and refuse included. Annual $1,180/month. 941-778-9710.

COUPLE SEEKING 2BR/2BA condominium on beach for annual rental. Call 800-456-9646, or e-mail stanleyelectric@verizon.net.

ANNUAL: CHARMING 2BR/2BA elevated duplex in Bradenton Beach. High ceilings, clean. Block to beach. $975/month. Pets considered. 941-725-2549.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA DUPLEX: $895/month including garbage, yard service. Large backyard, pets considered. http://goff-club.com/206B. 54th Street, Holmes Beach. 941-795-0504.

ANNUAL GROUND-LEVEL 2BR/1BA duplex. Fridge, stove, washer, dryer, screened lanai, large yard. Pets considered, near community center and short walk to Gulf. $975/month. 941-896-6398.

MARCH 2008 VACATION rental home in northwest Bradenton. Minutes to the beach, updated 3BR/2BA. $750/week. 941-356-1456.

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

BRADENTON BEACH CONDO: 2BR/2BA, located steps to the beach and Intracostal. Unit has two floors above parking. Remodeled interior and exterior. $325,000, Call 813-245-0428.

FOR SALE: ANNA Maria City canal home. Steps to the beach. Remodeled inside and out. 2BR/2BA. Boat dock and lift. This is an outstanding place. 813-245-0428.

BAYVIEW AND CANALFRONT with pool. 2BR/2BA open plan, new kitchen. Totally upgraded. Dock, three davits. Owner motivated. Not a drive-by, must see inside! $625,000. 404 21st Place, Bradenton Beach by owner. Call Herb Dolan, 941-725-2395.

NORTH BEACH VILLAGE 2BR/2.5BA, townhouse, large living room, pool, storm shutters, $459,000. 941-722-0640 or 941-301-9088.

BEAUTIFUL GULF VIEWS from this 2BR/2BA Bradenton Beach condo. Tommy Bahama-style furnishings, washer and dryer in unit, kitchen, granite, stainless steel. Complex has pool, spa, tennis court, boat slips, fishing pier. $499,000. Owner at 941-388-5238 or 941-447-2061.

FOR SALE: SUNBOW Bay (across from publix) condo 2BR/2BA, renovated, furnished, decorated, very well equipped. Two pools, tennis court, fishing pier. Elevator, garage, storage. $350,000. Call 941-778-2042 or fvanmechelen@hotmail.com.

5400 CONDO: 2BR/1.5BA. Gulffront complex with two pools. Great location, 55-plus. www.cflrealestateonline.com/condo. $305,000. 863-412-2612.

LAKEFRONT CONDOMINIUM, first-floor, 3BR/2BA with one-car attached garage.. 1,619 sf., screened lanai unit 6442 Hidden Lake Condominium. $239,900. Minutes to beach, walk to shopping. 941-761-0807. Open noon-4pm Saturday-Sunday

MAJOR NORTHERN CONDOMINIUM developer has decided to sell his personal winter residence in Hidden Lake Condominiums, unit 6438, exquisitely decorated with many upgrades. First floor, 3BA/2BA, one-car attached garage, screened lanai, lakefront, and minutes to beach. $309,900. Open noon-4 Saturday-Sunday or call for appointment. 941-761-0807.

RETIRING AND MUST sell my Riverview Boulevard home in Northwest Bradenton. 2,000 sf, 3BR/2BA, two-car garage with huge family room, secluded pool, lanai and tropical garden area. Updated and well maintained. $310,000. 941-730-0100.

KEY ROYALE POOL home on end of canal with large boat basin. Totally updated 2BR/2BA with family room, marble floors, cherry cabinets, Corian countertops and Corian in master bath, Furnished and ready for offers! $899,000. Deborah Thrasher, RE/MAX Excellence, 941-518-7738 or www.flgulfcoast.net.

AFFORDABLE SECOND HOME opportunity. Seven shares offered in 3BR/2BA waterfront home. Fully furnished, new pool and boatlift, access to deep water. 1.5 miles to Holmes Beach. Deeded shares offered for seven weeks of set usage a year. Shares $99,000, professionally managed, 614-296-5053.

ON THE BEACH! $399,000!! Condominium with boat dock both remodeled. 941-761-1923.

TRAILERS FOR SALE in Paradise Bay Estates. Starting at $17,000. Bayfront mobile home co-op. Call for a list, 866-231-2300 or 941-795-2300, Sandra Lee LaBarre, P.A., Realtors.

71ST STREET CANAL home. 3BR/3BA, 1.5 garage, vinyl, double-pane windows, two air conditioners, split master. Boat lift and davits. Fruit trees and room for a pool. $729,000. 941-778-1620 or 941-374-7250.

GULFFRONT CONDO, Holmes Beach 1-2BR totally remodeled, stainless-steel appliances. Two pools, carport, fabulous beach, Tommy Bahama furnished. $299,900. 616-540-4343.

FOR SALE BY owner: Waterfront lot, 52 by 110, two feeder docks, zoned ROR. 414 Pine Ave. $595,000 net. 321-783-1373.

HOLMES BEACH 2BR/2BA ground-floor condo. Updated kitchen, ceramic tile, Berber carpet, and enclosed lanai overlooking heated pool. Turnkey furnished, across street from beach and covered parking. $299,900. 407-846-8741 or 407-346-3371.

BRADENTON BEACH MOBILE home, Pines Park, 2 Church St. Updated, cozy, furnished 1BR, bayview, covered parking and boat slip. $42,000. 941-962-8220.

HOLMES BEACH, BEAUTIFUL inside and out. Newly renovated pool home, 3BR/2BA on duplex lot. Two blocks from beach. Large screened deck in a private setting. Asking $619,000. Call, 941-778-9474.

VILLAGE GREEN VILLA: $144,900 lowest price in Village Green! Updated, move-in condition. Denise Langlois, Village Green specialist, Coldwell Banker, 941-725-4425.

VILLAGE GREEN VILLA: $184,900, dogs allowed! Well maintained, 1,913 sf, two-car garage, minutes to beach. Denise Langlois, Village Green specialist, Coldwell Banker, 941-725-4425.

VILLAGE GREEN VILLA: $239,900, heated pool! Absolutely stunning, crown moldings, Corian counters, hardwood floors, 2,154 sf. $75,000 in upgrades! Denise Langlois, Village Green specialist, Coldwell Banker, 941-725-4425.

POOL HOME, WALK to bay and ten minutes to beach. $239,900 Denise Langlois, Coldwell Banker, 941-725-4425.

WANTED TO BUY on Anna Maria Island: small beach cottage with some owner financing or possible lease option. 541-840-8064.

MUST SELL: ELEVATED concrete duplex. 2/BR per side. 3,500 sf. Block to beach. $419,900. 941-807-5449.

SANDPIPER 1BR/1BA mobile home. Patio, turnkey furnished, adjacent parking, walk to the beach. $44,900. Call 941-778-5152.

PRE-FORCLOSURE SALE. Waterfront home, nicely remodeled. 3BR/2BA with caged pool, spa and boat dock. Take over payments. Owner direct. 941-356-1456.

100 FEET TO Gulf beach. Low price and low fees. 2BR/1BA nicely furnished. $249,000 or best offer. Realtor. 941-356-1456.

DUPLEX ON TWO lots for sale. Both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. Two deeded lots, one duplex. $710,000. 941-730-2606.

OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN homesites from $59,900, minutes to Asheville, N.C. Enjoy sweeping mountain vistas, a mile of riverfront, walking/fitness trails and more. Amenities include gated entrance, lodge and riverside barbecue. Excellent financing available. Call for more info or to schedule tour. 877-890-5253, ext. 3484, www.seeriverhighlandsnc.com. Offer void where prohibited by law.

ASHEVILLE, N.C., land bargains up to 30 percent below appraisal. www.seeriverhighlandsnc.com.

TENNESSEE: AFFORDABLE LAKE properties on pristine 34,000-acre Norris Lake. Over 800 miles of shoreline. Call Lakeside Realty today! 888-291-5253 or visit www.lakesiderealty-tn.com.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS: Almost two acres of beautiful land with breathtaking views near the Smoky Mountains. Large trees and great building site. Only $39,500. 800-632-2212, http://valleytownrealty.com, valleytownrealty@verizon.net.

LAKEFRONT GRAND OPENING! March 15, 2008. Only five acres, $44,900 with deep, dockable water! Save $10,000! Gorgeous wooded acreage. Boat directly to Gulf of Mexico! Excellent financing. Call about no closing costs special, 800-564-5092, ext. 1024.

TENNESSEE LAND SALE! Three acres and log cabin only $59,900! Saturday, March 8! New 2,128-sf log cabin package on three acres of farmland with spectacular views. One mile to Nicklaus designed golf course. Near Tennessee River and recreational lake. Or choose five acres with crystal-clear mountain stream just $34,900. Excellent financing. Call and ask about how to pay no closing costs. 866-999-2290 ext. 1736.

NORTH CAROLINA GATED lakefront community. 150 miles of shoreline and great mountain views. Call now, 800-709-5253.

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