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Date of Issue: July 29, 2005

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July 27 2005

ITEMS FOR SALE

LIVING-ROOM SET, white rattan with entertainment center. Asking $600, or best offer. (941) 778-3424.

SOFA LOVESEAT, two tables. Light colors design. Excellent condition. $400. (941) 795-1010.

MAPLE ARMOIRE: 76 by 48 by 24 inch. Excellent condition. New $1,200, asking $595. (941) 779-0021.

TV WALL MOUNT: Hammacher Schlemmer television wall mount. Holds up to 27-inch TV. Swivels 90° left or right, tilts 10° forward. Includes wall mount brackets and safety strap. $25. (941) 778-1102.

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.

FREE DELIVERY to your home or condo: Shrimp, crabs, native fish. Prompt delivery to your door. Call James Lee, (941) 795-1112 or 704-8421.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

REWARD FOR information in the Waterfront Restaurant arson fire: Call the State Fire Marshal, Bureau of Fire & Arson Investigations in Tampa, (813) 890-1904.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND SCREENSAVER! Experience the Island on your computer desktop. Available at The Islander, or purchase online or order by mail. $12 PC or $15 Mac. www.robertsondesignstudio.com.

BUTTERFLY PARK BENEFIT: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $40. Three lines, $50. Pick up form at The Islander or call (941) 518-4431 for more information.

FREE GUN LOCK. Yes, free. Just for the asking. Courtesy of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Free at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.

GARAGE SALES

ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Last days, closed August! Summer clearance sale. Thursday 9:30am-2pm, Saturday 9am-noon. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. (941) 779-2733.

FABULOUS MOVING SALE: 9am-2pm Saturday, July 30. 7040 Firehouse Road, north end of Long Boat Key. Home decorated by Anne Folsom Smith. Country pine armoire; patio umbrella table; Stark baby-grand piano (subject to prior sale); bronze whippet; twin, king and queen beds; cocktail and end tables, wicker chest; two sofa beds; wonderful country dining set; trundle bed; bikes. Penn reels and other fishing gear; refrigerator; pictures; lamps; lots of decorative accessories; nice linens; kitchenware. I have a complete list of everything in the house. Will e-mail or fax to you sale notices by e-mail, julie1944@aol.com. Sale by Julie McClure.

SALE! NIKI'S GIFTS & Antiques, Niki's gone nuts sale. All sterling jewelry, 50 percent off; sterling pearl bracelets, 75-percent off. Storewide select gifts, collectibles, antiques, art, vintage and costume jewelry. Bone China thimbles and cups and saucers, 30 to 75 percent off; Shop our Cow Palace and Troll World by Russ. Open seven days, 9:30am-5pm. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. (941) 779-0729.

LOST & FOUND

FOUND: Men's glasses. Unlined bifocals, tortoise-shell frames. 22nd Street, Bradenton Beach on Saturday, July 23. (941) 779-2212.

PETS

CRITTER SITTER nine years in pet care. 24 years as an Island resident. Lots of TLC for your beloved pets with in-home visits. (941) 778-6000.

BLACK LAB: FOUR years old, absolute doll! Has special needs. Adoption fee, $80. (941) 723-0496.

YELLOW LAB PUPPIES. AKC registered, with shots. $250 Call (941) 720-6453

FOSTER 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

STEAL PEARSON-26: 1973 sail cruiser. Excellent hull, clean deck and cabin. 9.9 Mercury. Honest seller must move far west. $2,900. (941) 713-4946.

27-FOOT CARVER twin 190-hp Mercruiser. Runs great, good for fishing, Ceranfield, air conditioning, water heater, shower, head, new batteries, stereo and much more! $10,000, or best offer. (941) 778-1565.

22-FOOT ANGLER: Center console, older model, great hull. $2,500. (941) 778-5900.

SAILBOATS FOR SALE: 13-foot Sunfish , $250; 11-foot Mini-Sunfish, $600; 13-foot Zuma, $1,200; 17-foot Daysailor with new 3.5- hp motor, $1,400; 25-foot Catalina, $6,800). All located on Anna Maria. (941) 778-0542.

1974/1995 28-PLUS-foot Winner hardtop custom cabin cruiser. Sleeps six comfortably, full head. 320-plus mile range. Fish & Cruise. radar, loran, Furuno fish finder, VHF, autopilot, hailer. 11.5-foot beam. Livewell, fresh and saltwater wash down. Crusader 454/350 FWC. $30,000.00 firm. (941) 920-7249.

2002 SEA RAY 182 Bowrider, like new! 18 foot, 6 inches. 190-hp stern drive, seats seven, tons of fun! Call (941) 778-6234, or e-mail kendra@presswoodlaw.com. $12,900 or best offer.

FISHING & CHARTERS

LET'S GO FISHING! Call Capt. Mike Heistand on the charter boat "Magic." Full or half day backwater fishing. USCG licensed. Ice, bait, tackle provided. (941) 723-1107.

KIDS FOR HIRE

CHILD SITTER AND PET SITTER. Ninth-grade male looking for a job. Available after school and weekends. Zachary, (941) 779-9783.

SPENCER'S SKIM SCHOOL for beginners and intermediates. Free skimboard use with lessons. $10 per half-hour lesson, three lessons recommended. Local teen, team competitor. Call (941) 778-0944.

BABYSITTER: Responsible 10th-grader, great with kids, first-aid certified. Charlotte, (941) 756 5496.

NEED A BABYSITTER? Call Felicia, (941) 761-1569. Red Cross certified.

NEED A BREAK? Red Cross certified sitter. Previously head of church nursery. Call Elyse, (941) 779-2610.

BABY-SITTER/PET-SITTER: Responsible, Red Cross certified, 14 and 19 years old. Experienced with kids and pets. Island references. Hilary or Natalie, (941) 778-5181.

SANDBAGS DELIVERED: Be prepared. Local teen will make and deliver sandbags to your Island residence. Spencer, (941) 778-0944 to order.

WANT AN IRISH baby-sitter? Gemma, responsible, experienced 15-year old. Red Cross babysitting and first-aid certified. (941) 447-9657.

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.

ALL POSITIONS: Café on the Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Apply in person.

HOUSEKEEPER: 18-unit hotel. Must speak English, have own transportation, weekends a must. (941) 778-1010, ext. 0.

EXPERIENCED, KIND, mature childcare provider needed to come to our home. Please call for more information, (941) 792-3261.

ELECTRICIAN: ESTABLISHED SERVICE-oriented company. Must be able to troubleshoot. Minimum five years experience in the trade. Certification a plus. Vacation and health benefits. Call (941) 778-1999.

PART-TIME HOUSEKEEPER: Nonsmoker, English speaking. Call (941) 778-5405 or apply at Haley's Motel, 8102 Gulf Drive N., Holmes Beach.

TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT: Auntie M's Laundry Wash & Fold Service, Holmes Beach. Call (941) 778-6772, leave message.

BUSY CONTINENTAL RESTAURANT hiring full- or part-time servers for lunch, Sunday brunch and dinner. Wednesday-Sunday. Apply at 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, or call (941) 778-5320.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Meet interesting people, learn the history of the Island. Anna Maria Island Historical Museum, 402 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. (941) 778-0492.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Tingley Memorial Library. Duties include checking books in/out, reshelving, and generally assisting library patrons. Call Eveann Adams, (941) 779-1208.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

GIFT SHOP: GREAT mom and pop opportunity in outstanding resort area. Good location, good lease. Just $50,000, plus inventory. Confidentiality agreement required for complete details. Longview Realty, (941) 383-6112.

HEALTH CARE

SERVICES

MAN WITH SHOVEL Plantings, natives, patio gardens, trimming, clean-up, edgings, maintenance. Hard-working and responsible. Excellent references. Edward (941) 778-3222.

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.

CONNECT-ICON Your local computer specialist. Experienced certified technician for communication electronics offers wireless and cable networks, upgrades, maintenance, repairs, tutoring and training. Call Robert, (941) 778-3620.

CALL DAN'S RESCREEN for your free estimate today. Affordable rates, quality work guaranteed. Pool cages, lanais, windows, doors. Call (941) 713-5333.

TOM'S WINDOWS: Door and window repair/replacement. Plus, get your hurricane panels now! Cut, primed and installed with easy-mount fasteners. $85/sheet, first story. (941) 730-1399. E-mail metrohs@msn.com.

SCOTT'S HELPING HANDS: Odd jobs, honey-do list, clean up, packing and moving, light hauling, hang pictures. How may I help you? Scott, (941) 538-0664.

MASTER YOUR Computer! No school, book or person can teach as much or fast as this retired computer teacher. Repairs. (941) 383-5372.

CLEAN POWER WASHING. Driveways, patio, concrete, pool decking, fences, boats and more. Satisfaction guaranteed. (941) 224-6627.

PHOTOGRAPHER: Kelley Ragan. Quality portraits, weddings, beach photography, babies, even pets! Reasonable. (941) 447-8892.

MUSIC LESSONS! Flute, saxophone, clarinet. Beginning to advanced. Contact Koko Ray, (941) 792-0160.

MURALIST, Mark Burdette. Custom murals, interior or exterior, landscapes and more. (941) 447-9637.

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. RA005052.

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.

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. If it is broken, we can fix it. Free estimates. Senior discount. Call (941) 778-2581 or 962-6238.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Quality lawn and landscape maintenance. Great rates. Excellent Island references. Also planting and landscapes. Call (941) 778-2335 or 284-1568.

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

LANDSCAPING

PROFESSIONAL LANDSCAPE DESIGN and installation. Huge selection of plants, shrubs and trees. Irrigation. Everything Under the Sun Garden Centre, 5704 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. (941) 778-4441.

SHELL DELIVERED and spread. $35/yard. Hauling: all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at (941) 795-7775, "shell phone" (941) 720-0770.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE Lawn Service. Mulch, clean-ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. City of Anna Maria resident. Cell (941) 448-3857.

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

STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE: Installs, clean-ups, shell, rock, palms, aquascapes, tree work. Truck for hire, move anything. Shark Mark (941) 727-5066.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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

JOE UNGVARSKY CONSTRUCTION Remodeling contractors. In-house plan designs. State licensed and insured. Many Island references. (941) 778-2993. License #CRC 035261.

INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR PAINTING free estimates. 35-year Island resident. Call Jim Bickal at (941) 778-1730.

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.

ROOFING REPAIRS and replacements. Remodeling, repairs, additions, screen rooms, kitchens, baths. Free estimates. License #CGC061519, #CCC057977, #PE0020374. Insured. Accepting MasterCard/Visa. (941) 720-0794.

CUSTOM RENOVATION/RESTORATION expert. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Member of Better Business Bureau. Paul Beauregard, (941) 779-2294.

KEN & TINA DBA Griffin's Home Improvements Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, (941) 748-4711.

TILE, CARPET, LAMINATE supplied and installed. Why pay retail? Island resident, many references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. (941) 792-1367, or 726-1802.

MORENO MARBLE & TILE Installation and restoration. Quality work. Over 20 years experience. Insured. Call Javier at (941) 685-5163 or 795-6615.

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

HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICE: Bill MacCaughern. Repairs, renovations, kitchens, bathrooms, decks. Masonry, tile, painting. 30 years experience. Yes, I do show up! (941) 778-3904.

INTERIOR SURFACE RENOVATION: Drywall repairs, hand and spray texturing, acoustic ceilings, painting, tiling and shower doors. Clean, honest, reliable. Free estimate. Credit cards accepted. F.A.W. Remodeling, (941) 586-4695.

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

RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., (941) 778-6665 or (800) 749-6665.

POOL HOME AVAILABLE for vacation let. Near Holmes Beach, 3BR/2BA with all amenities. Managed by Coastal Properties Realty, (941) 794-1515.

SEASONAL RENTAL: Holmes Beach, 4BR (two master suites)/3BA, house on canal. Two minutes to beach. Heated pool, dock, cable TV, washer/dryer, garage, designer furnished with tropical yard setting. One of the finest rentals on Island. $1,600/weekly or $6,000/monthly. Call 713-0034 or e-mail: gamiller@tampabay.rr.com.

WEEKLY RENTALS: SAN Remo condo, 1BR/1BA, $500/week; Alecassandra villa, 1BR/1BA, $700/week; island duplex, 2BR, $800/week; Northwest Bradenton home, 3BR/3BA, $950/week; Gulffront cottage, 2BR, $1,000/week; Bradenton Beach Club, 2BR/2BA, $1,400/week. Please call Cristin Curl at Wagner Realty, (941) 778-2246. www.wagnerrealty.com.

GULFFRONT CONDOS: 3BR/2BA, 2BR/2BA, 1BR/1BA with breathtaking sunsets. Pools, Jacuzzi, walk to shops and restaurants. Available weekly, monthly, seasonal. (901) 301-8299 or e-mail captko462@aol.com.

MARINERS COVE: Annual unfurnished 3BR/2.5BA bayfront unit with fabulous views and 2,158 sf of living area. Gated community with heated pool, tennis, elevator and protected deep-water boat dock. Call Dave Moynihan, Realtor/owner, (941) 778-2246 or 720-0089.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA ELEVATED duplex in Holmes Beach, one block from beach. $950/month plus utilities, no pets. First, last month, plus security. References. Call Ed, (860) 227-5142.

SPACIOUS ISLAND VILLA: 2BR/2BA split plan with Florida room, garage and laundry. 1,300-plus sf. Fruit trees, walk to White Avenue beach. Annual, $1,225/month. Unfurnished. (941) 745-0959 or 778-1589.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH 3BR/2BA home with large boat dock on canal. Walk to beach. (941) 545-6118.

BRADENTON BEACH duplex on Intracoastal water. Dock davits, laundry, modern with all appliances. First, last, security. Annual $1,100/month. (727) 784-3679.

WE ARE BOOKING rentals for 2006. Wide variety of condos and houses starting at $1,500/month. Annual rental; Ironwood, 2BR/2BA condo on golf course, $1,000/month; Sandy Pointe, 2BR/2BA, furnished, pool, seven-month rental, $1,100. SunCoast Real Estate, (941) 779-0202. www.suncoastinc.com.

ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA, Anna Maria, washer/dryer hookup, newly remodeled, steps to beach, shopping and restaurants. Available July 15. $950/month. (941) 778-5482.

SEASONAL HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA ground-level duplex. Completely furnished. One house from Gulf. No pets, nonsmoking. (813) 689-0925, or e-mail HLMSBCHRNTL@aol.com.

FOR RENT: ANNA Maria Island Club on the beachfront. 2BR/2BA fully furnished and equipped. Rent anytime. E-mail tennishofo@aol.com. (317) 873-3307.

VACATION WATERFRONT rental: 1BR and 2BR home, best location, dock, beach, walk to park, like new. (941) 779-9074. E-mail: gwalker43@hotmail.com.

BAYFRONT SOUTHWEST Bradenton: 2BR/2BA condo, boat dock available, spacious new interior, pool, tennis. $1,350/month. Available as four-month minimum to annual. (941) 650-4197.

SEASIDE BUNGALOW: Summer rates $1,800/month, $500/week. One short block to Anna Maria City Pier. Very cute! 2BR/1BA, pet friendly. Call Maureen (941) 778-0542 or 730-0587 for more information.

VACATION RENTALS in the Village of Cortez. Adorable 2BR updated apartments in a very quiet setting. Walk and bicycle the 75 acres of preservation trails around the village. Stroll to great local fish restaurants and still only one mile to the beach! Well behaved pets allowed. Call Maureen (941) 778-0542 or 730-0587 for more information.

DIRECT GULFFRONT BEACH: Anna Maria vacation apartments. Choice 1BR, 2BR and 3BR, fully equipped, tropical, private with porches, sundeck and laundry. (941) 778-3143.

PERICO BAY CLUB: Annual rental, 2BR/2BA, first-floor condo with lovely pond view. Very reasonable. (941) 792-8737.

1,200 SF DUPLEX: 2BR/1.5BA, pool, large kitchen, porch, fenced yard. Small pet maybe. August 1-January 1. $900/month. 206 82nd Street, Holmes Beach. (941) 778-3104 or 504-1330.

CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN Sarasota: Unfurnished 1BR/1BA apartment. $650/month for six month lease. References, first, last and deposit. Call Jackie, (941) 929-7165.

ANNUAL RENTAL: Holmes Beach 1BR. Available Aug. 5. $600/month, plus utilities and deposit. (941) 778-6541 or 504-3844.

ANNUAL UNFURNISHED: Lakefront, pool, short block to beach, elevated duplex. 2BR/1BA, $1,200/month or 2BR/2BA, $1,500/month. (941) 962-4933.

DIRECT GULFFRONT HOME: Elevated 2BR/1BA with pristine beach right out your back door. $1,900/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

ANNUAL FURNISHED: Gulfview, steps to beach, 1BR/1BA mobile home, 55-plus. $700/month. (941) 962-4933.

SIT AND WATCH the dolphins play as the sun sets! Bayfront condo 2BR/2BA with gated community and pool. $1,100/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

WEST BRADENTON: 2,400 sf house near hospital. 3-4BR/2BA, tile throughout, enclosed lanai, cable, fireplace, pool, golf access, beautifully landscaped condo community, great schools, ten minutes to beach. $1,495/month, plus utilities, first and two months security. Call Fred, (917) 653-3075.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/1BA convenient, quiet location close to beach. Two units available in August, $850-$875/month, including garbage. (941) 778-2113.

ANNUAL RENTAL: Beach-view of Manatee condo. 2BR/2BA, pool, walk to beach. $1,200/month. Available September. A Paradise Realty, (941) 778-4800.

HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/2BA duplex, $800/month. Two blocks from beach. (941) 755-4445.

ANNUAL: WEST BRADENTON, Perico Bay, gated community, end-unit villa, heated pool, tennis, covered carport. 2BR/2BA furnished, $1,200/month or 1BR/2BA unfurnished, $950/month. (508) 574-3352. E-mail a.desmarais@comcast.net.

ANNUAL: HOLMES Boulevard duplex. 2BR/2BA, cat or small dog OK, laundry. Available Aug. 1 or sooner. $855/month, $900 deposit. One-year lease. (941) 778-1259.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 2BR/2BA river-front condo, $1,300/month; 2BR/2BA Gulffront condo, $2,000/month. Call Fran Maxon Real Estate (941) 778-2307 for details.

RENTALS: VERY NICE 2BR/1BA apartment, $850/month; 1BR/1BA apartment, washer/dryer hookup, $700/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty, (941) 778-7500.

SEASONAL RENTAL: vacancy 2005/2006. Fully furnished 2BR/2BA. Short distance to beach. Cable, DVD, VCR included. $450/week, plus $50 cleaning fee. Check out www.annamariabeachrental.com or call (813) 416-3099.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA luxury condo, downtown river-front Bradenton. Great view, gated community. $1,300/month. (941) 240-1712.

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.

HOLMES BEACH: FURNISHED 1BR/1BA, walk to beach and shops. Three to six months, $750/month, including most utilities. No pets, nonsmoking. (703) 790-0077.

REAL ESTATE

PRECONSTRUCTION PRICES! Hidden Lake condominiums, west Bradenton. Close to beach. Starting at $329,900. Call Cori Woods, (941) 761-0444.

NORTH BEACH VILLAGE: 2BR/2.5BA, one-car garage. Unit 24, Holmes Boulevard. $495,000. Excalibur Realty Inc., (941) 792-5566.

EXTENDED FAMILIES/INVESTMENT. Stunning duplex minutes to beaches. Waterfront community, boat ramp and marina. 5BR/5BA, six-car garage. Pool, outstanding condition. Owner transferred, must sell. Highest offer over $600,000 to be accepted on Aug. 5. Call Sandy Sutton, (941) 920-4672.

BEAUTIFUL TURNKEY MOBILE home. Steps from Intracoastal, 1BR/1.5BA, possibly 2BR. Low lot rent. $59,900. (941) 704-6947.

LONGBOAT KEY HOME north end. Custom 3BR/2BA two-car garage. Home in the historic village. Steps to Sarasota Bay and Gulf beaches. Features large master suite with 15-foot open beam ceiling. French doors, sun deck, wet bar, fridge, hot tub, separate entrance. Updated kitchen and fireplace. $739,000. Real Estate Mart, (941) 756-1090.

BUILDABLE R2 lots: 9,000 sf, $799,000 and 10,000 sf, $890,000. Also, canalfront homes, $900,000 to $1,100,000. (941) 448-0596.

FLORIDA, OUT-OF-STATE

REAL ESTATE

BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA. Must see the beautiful peaceful mountains of western North Carolina mountains. Homes, cabins, acreage, investments. Cherokee Mountain Realty GMAC Real Estate, Murphy, N.C. www.cherokeemountainrealty.com Call for free brochure (800) 841-5868.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA Mountains Where there is cool mountain air, views, stream, homes, cabins, acreage. Call for free brochure of Mountain Property Sales. (800) 642-5333. Realty of Murphy. 317 Peachtree St., Murphy, N.C. 28906. www.realtyofmurphy.com.

TENNESSEE LAKE PROPERTY from $19,900! Seven-acre parcel, $34,900. Lake parcel and log cabin package, $54,900. (866) 770-5263, ext. 8 for details.

ATTENTION INVESTORS: Waterfront lots in the foothills of North Carolina. Deep water lake with 90 miles of shoreline. 20 percent predevelopment discounts and 90-percent financing. No payment for one year. Call now for best selection. www.nclakefrontproperties.com (800) 709-LAKE.

CLOSEOUT SALE! Lakeview bargains from $39,900 with free boat slip! 10 percent off plus pay no closing costs! High elevation, beautifully wooded lake view parcels. Across from national forest on Norris Lake in eastern Tennessee Call now (800) 704-3154, ext. 625. Sunset Bay LLC.

GRAND OPENING! Winding River Preserve II July 30-31. Ocala/Gainesville Area. 20 acres from $195,000. 100 acres from $450,000. New semi-private gated community featuring parcels with frontage on the Wacassassa River. Gorgeous woodlands teeming with deer and turkey. Save up to $20,000! Great financing. Call toll free, (866) 352-2249, ext. 517 or www.fllandbargains.com.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN property, 2.75 acres with 50-mile view or one-acre lakefront lot only $85,000. Private communities with views, creeks, river and lake access. Swim, fish, hike. Other lots from $20,000-$85,000. (800) 699-1289 or www.riverbendlakelure.com.

GEORGIA COAST: Large wooded access, marsh-front and golf-course homesites. Gated with tennis, kayaking, canoeing. Limited availability, mid $70s and up. Call today, (877) 266-7376.

NEW MEXICO: 20 acres, $34,990. Scenic region, views, canyons, trees, rolling hills, wildlife. Enjoy hunting, hiking, horses, great climate. Power, great access. 100 percent financing. Call (877) 822-LAND!

NORTH CAROLINA Mountains: four acres on mountain top, view, trees, waterfall and large public lake nearby, $49,500. Owner, (866) 789-8535. www.NC77.com.

COASTAL NORTH CAROLINA Waterfront preconstruction Grand opening! 1.56 acres, $199,900. Deep boat-able waterfront! Panoramic views, private setting. Paved road, underground utilities. Aug 13-14 only. Call (800) 732-6601, ext. 1338. Charles Watkeys, broker.

NEW RELEASE 20-percent discount for reservation holders only. Coastal Georgia gated deep-water Access. Wooded, lagoon and golf course homesites. Call for reservation information, (877) 266-7376.

STEEL BUILDINGS

FLORIDA BUILDING BLOWOUT. Fla product approved. 30 by 40, 40 by 60, 40 by 100.

LIMITED OFFER (800) 300-2470, ext. 4. www.allbldg.com.

NEW ALL STEEL Buildings: 30 by 50, 40 by 80, 80 by 150. Up to 50 percent off. Call now! Judy, (800) 839-1075.

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