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Date of Issue: January 31, 2008

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008


BROYHILL OAK DINING table 44x84x120. Two Pembrook easy chairs. Will e-mail photos. 941-794-9921.

PATIO SET: ROUND table with four chairs, two chaise lounges, includes cushions. Green wrought iron, $200. 941-779-1073.

BIKES: LADIES/MENS 26 inches. Clean like new $35. 941-792-3775.

LOW VISION OPTELEC CVTTFT 17-inch, new $2,500. Pico pocket video magnifier, $600. 941-778-3119.

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

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.

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.


KARATE ON THE Island: Ages three through adult. Call 941-807-1734 or visit Call 941-201-4534.

HOME FELLOWSHIP GATHERING begins Jan. 11, 6-8pm. Pursuing glory. To find out more about it, call Diana, 941-778-5753.

BOOK SALE: 11 A.M.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. Christ Church Bradenton. 4030 Manatee Avenue West.

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.


CONSIGNMENT FURNISHINGS: Now open! Accepting quality consignments. 611 Manatee Ave. E. Bradenton. Call 941-749-1166.

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

ST. BERNARD GUILD rummage sale: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. Jewelry, clothing, white elephant, furniture. Food will be available. 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach.

CARPORT SALE: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 1-2, Household what not and antiques. 106 Tuna Street, Anna Maria.

GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. Children’s clothes, household items and much more. 202 77 St., Holmes Beach.

MOVING SALE: 8 a.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Feb. 1-3. 3405 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

LONGBOAT KEY MARKET monthly art and crafts show. 8 a.m.–4p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 2-3. Arts, crafts, antiques, orchids. Lots of new vendors. Longboat Key Market, Whitney Beach Plaza, Longboat Key.

MOVING SALE: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 2-3, furniture, clothing, collectables and lots more. 2904 Ave. C, Holmes Beach.

BENEFIT GARAGE SALE, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. Lots of miscellaneous furniture. 307 Magnolia Ave. Anna Maria.

MOVING SALE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 2. Fridge, stove, freezer, yard marble ad decor and more. 108 75 Street, Holmes Beach.



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.



2006 SUNTRACKER 18-ft party barge, pontoon boat. Depth finder, fridge, TV, AC/DC converter, headlights. 25-hp mercury, 4-stroke, less then 20 hours on engine, still has break-in oil. Full boat cover, bimini. Must sell due to health problems. Invested $17,323 For sale at $12,323. Call Stacey, 941-387-1438.

NEW YAMAHA PROPELLER, 15 by 17, stainless. 941-778-0991. $225.

18-FOOT LEGACY deck boat with self-bailing cockpit, bimini top, three-step ladder, 90-hp Johnson outboard, galvanized drive, on trailer. Water ready for fish and fun. All new 1999 and only $6,980. Call 941-518-3868.

17-FT BOSTON WHALER Montauk, 88-hp Evinrude, trailer, bimini top, depth finder, Loran, radio, battery lock, teak accents. $6,500. Call 941-778-2873 or view at Wolfgang Schultz Marine.



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.


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.

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.

WANTED: SOUND TECHNICIAN, willing to train, Longboat Island Chapel, Sunday mornings, 9:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. $25/event. All ages welcome to apply. 941-383-6491.

KITCHEN HELP apply by e-mail to

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.

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


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

BOUTIQUE: CRUISEWEAR, GIFTS and more in top Holmes Beach mall. Only $20,000 plus inventory at 10 percent under cost! Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.

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.



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.

PRIVATE HOME COMPANION/caregiver. Light housekeeping, meal prep and small errands. References available. 941-730-1658.

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), 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

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

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! 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.

GRAPHIC DESIGN SERVICES: business cards, flyers, menus, logos and more. Call Stephanie, 941-356-9474. Local artist and Ringling graduate.

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.

LOCK AROUND THE Clock: Island locksmith and owner Bob Woods. Licensed, bonded and insured. 941-778-1661 or 941-713-4414.

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 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.


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.

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

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


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 $42/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.

TREE-TRIMING SALE, half off regular prices. Guaranteed lowest prices. 12-year resident. Cell 941-951-1833.


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.

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 and tree trimming. 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.

KITCHEN AND BATH remodeling and custom carpentry for your home or condo. Florida state licensed builder. CBC1255132. Call John, Gulf Construction. 28 years of experience. 941-773-6808.

HANDYMAN SERVICES: OVER 35 years experience. Licensed and insured. Electrical, plumbing, carpentry, tile, painting, power washing, rescreening and remodeling. Forrest Parks Inc. 941-737-5967. Emergency calls, 941-708-0676.

VINYL SIDING, SOFFIT/fascia installation. Professional service backed with 30 years experience. Licensed and insured, free estimates. Craig Vinyl and Aluminum Inc. 941-794-3974.

PLANTATION SHUTTERS, BLINDS, shades and more. Lifetime warranty. Call Keith Barnett for a free in-home consultation. Island references, 18 years experience. 941-778-3526 or 941-730-0516.

IMPACT WINDOWS AND doors. Exclusive distributor: Weatherside LLC on Holmes Beach. Free, courteous estimates. Jeld-wen Windows and Doors. Lic. # CBC1253145. 941-730-5045.

HOWLE HOME IMPROVEMENTS: Tile, painting, kitchen and bath remodeling and additions. Lic. RB29003120. Contact Greg for a free estimate, 941-538-1852.

EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947. Lic.#RR0066450.


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

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

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. 941-730-5126.

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. 813-677-7477.

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

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.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA. Great neighborhood, steps to beach, across from bay. $900/month. Call 941-737-9662.

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.

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

1BR/1BA ANNUAL. $800/month, heated pool, washer and dryer, fenced, carport, yard care, water, sewer and trash included. 202-A Haverkos Court. Pets O.K. First floor, reference and lease. 941-720-1006

ISLAND PARADISE HOME Jewfish Key: 3BR/2BA. Accessed by boat only. Relax, watch dolphins and osprey from your own gazebo, fish from own dock. Deep-water dockage for 40-foot plus. $3,000/monthly or $2,000 plus utilities annually. Call 865-850-6137 or 941-383-1301.

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 RENTALS: 2BR/2BA apartment with tile floors, nice  $725/month, 1BR/1BA  apartment with tile floors $700/month. Small, older cottage $800/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty. 941-778-7500.

SEASONAL 2BR/2BA fully equipped ground floor with pool. No smoking, no pets. 941-778-9576.

VACATION RENTALS NOW. Burgundy 1BR/1BA with pool $1,100/month. Longboat Village home, all updated 2BR/1BA $2,500/month. Key Royale 3BR/2BA with pool and boat dock, $1,000/week. Real Estate Mart, 941-756-1090.

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

ANNA MARIA ISLAND Club. March 2008 plus January and March 2009 rental available. Beachfront, 2600 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach. 813-781-7562.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA elevated duplex, storage, washer-dryer hookups, covered parking. 2415 Ave. C. $950/month. 941-778-0954.

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

APARTMENT: 2BR/2BA, $950/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: BEAUTIFUL larger 2BR/2BA. Florida room, dishwasher, carport, close to beach $1,000/month. 2BR/1BA $725/month, 2BR/2BA $725/month. 1BR/1BA $700/month. Small, older house $800/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty. 941-778-7500.

SEASONAL RENTAL CONDO on Perico Island. 2BR/2BA with lake view. Furnished, heated pool, tennis. Minimum two-month rental term. 941-795-2713.

OFFICE RENTAL: 9903 Gulf Drive has unfurnished multi-office space for monthly or annual rental. Two offices with conference room and space for open desks. If interested, please, call 941-545-5670.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA DUPLEX: $895/month including garbage, yard service, large backyard, pets considered. 54th Street, Holmes Beach. 941-795-0504.

ANNA MARIA ANNUAL rental: 1BR/1BA, one block to Gulf beach. Dock in back with canal access to Tampa Bay. Pet possible. $795/month. Call 941-778-9158.

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

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.

HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA house, block and half from the beach, $1,200/month. 1BR/1BA apartment, 100 feet from bay, $850/month. First, last and security for each property. Includes water and trash, available Feb. 1. Call 949-813-4900.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 3BR/2.5BA with pool, $1,700/month. 2BR/2BA home, $1,200/month. 2BR/1BA Anna Maria, $890/month. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 941-77-2307.

COMMERCIAL LEASE: Anna Maria, Gulf Drive frontage, 1,600 sf. Currently set up as hair salon. $1,300/month. Call Fran Maxon Real Estate. 941-778-2307.

ANNUAL: FEMALE NEEDS roommate. 2BR/2BA in Holmes Beach. $450/month plus half utilities. 941-704-4591 or 941-724-1141.

SEASONAL: HOLMES BEACH furnished 2BR/1BA condo. Across from beach and has heated pool. $2,300/month. 407-846-8741.

BEAUTIFUL TURNKEY FURNISHED 1BR1.5BA condo. Washer, dryer, large patio and heated pool. $1,200/month. 941-704-8793.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA near beach. Utility room, storage, covered parking. $800/month plus $800 deposit. 941-538-8200.

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

SEASONAL RENTAL MARCH and April. 1BR/1BA apartment west of Gulf Drive in Anna Maria City. $1,200 plus tax. 941-778-4499.

ANNUAL: ANNA MARIA remodeled 2BR/1BA near Rod & Reel Pier. $800/month. 941-778-6088.

AFFORDABLE VACATION RENTAL, $750/week. Two blocks from Palma Sola Bay and causeway beaches. Updated 3BR/2BA with family room and lanai. Call 941-356-1456.

ANNUAL: 1BR/1BA. Steps to the bay, $800/month including utilities. Call Jenny, 941-896-7748, 941-201-9184 cell, e-mail,

ANNUAL: BAYFRONT, steps to beach and pool. 2BR/1BA with new upscale bath. Pets OK. $1,050/month. Call Jenny, 941-896-7748, 941-201-9184 cell, e-mail

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, townhouse: 2BR/2BA with balcony and view of mountains. Weekly or monthly rental. Call Paige at 941-798-3448.

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


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.

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.

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.

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

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

FIRST-FLOOR, LAKEFRONT condominium, unit 6442 with attached garage. Hidden Lake condominium. 1,619 sq. ft. $239,900. Open noon-4pm Friday-Sunday,. Minutes to beach, walk to shopping. 941-761-0807.

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.

WATERFRONT DEALS: Palma Sola Bay 2BR townhouse with pool and boat dock, $230,000. Key Royale 3BR/2BA updated with pool, spa and boat dock. 10 percent down creative financing at $799,000. Real Estate Mart. 941-756-1090.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND Club. 2BR/2BA Gulffront, remodeled in 2005. Everything new. $850,000. 813-781-7562.

LUXURY 2BR/2BA CONDO with full Gulf view and deeded beach. Remodeled and newly furnished. Amenities galore, secure complex. Reduced to $749,000. Call Arline Spino of RoseBay Real Estate at 941-232-3971 or 941-751-0582.

GULFFRONT WITH BEAUTIFUL sunsets in this 2BR/2BA remodeled and furnished condo. Gulf and bay screened lanais. Reduced to $499.000. Call Arline Spino of Rosebay Real Estate at 941-232-3971 or 941-751-0572.

MINUTES TO BEACHES. Gorgeous vacation condo. Totally updated and upgraded! You won't find a nicer condo for this price! New wood flooring, carpet, paint, washer and dryer. Furnished. Heated community pool, clubhouse and tennis courts. $109,900. Chard Winheim, Horizon Realty, 941-713-6743.

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.

COMPLETELY RENOVATED MOBILE home. 2BR/1BA. Nice size lot 16th Street, West Bradenton. $69,500. 941-538-0225.

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.

MUST SELL: ELEVATED concrete duplex. 2/BR per side. 3,500 sf. Block to beach. $429,900. 941-807-5449.

PANARAMIC VIEWS OF Palma Sola Bay! Gorgeous 3BR/2BA condo has granite, Italian tile and plantation shutters. Too many other features to list. Priced to sell at $449,500. Contact or 859-264-8644.

BEST CONDO VALUE Martinique South, top floor with best view and access. 2BR/2BA remodeled with garage, security. $599,000, make an offer. Call Paul Mitchell 941-737-3424, Ted Geeraerts Real Estate.

ISLAND OPPORTUNITY FOR only $780,000. 3BR/2BA with pool, spa and boat dock in Key Royale. By owner, 941-356-1456.

VILLAGE GREEN: 4BR/2BA, family room, caged pool and private backyard. Exclusive Realtor, 941-356-1456.

NORTHWEST BRADENTON HOME. A great condo alternative. Remodeled 3BR/2BA, family room, lanai and over two-car garage. No homeowner fees. $300,000. Owner/Agent, 941-356-1456.

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


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

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN home sites 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 barbcue. Excellent financing available. Call for more info or to schedule tour. 877-890-5253, ext. 3484, Offer void where prohibited by law.

STUCK IN FLORIDA? Can't sell what you own? Trade your property for one of our lakefront homes or lots in the mountains of North Georgia or Western North Carolina. Call Darin at Bender Realty 800-311-1340.

LAKEFRONT SALE! 3.2 acres $44,900 with deep, dockable water. Huge winter savings on gorgeous wooded acreage. Boat directly to Gulf of Mexico! Must see! Excellent financing. Call about no closing costs special. 800-564-5092, ext. 954.

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