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Date of Issue: March 30, 2005

The Islander - Classifieds: Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2004


$599 COMPLETE COMPUTER: 2.0 GHz, 256MB, 40GB, Windows XP Home, keyboard, speakers, mouse, 17-inch CRT, one-year warranty. 752-4517.

BRAND NEW walk-in custom bird cage. Six feet high by four feet wide by three feet deep. Solid anodized aluminum, can be used indoor or outdoor, will not tarnish, chip or peel. Asking $6,500 or best offer. 907-1171.

VINTAGE WINE: 1959 Pommard Estate bottled Mise en Louis Poirier (Cote d'Or) $150. Gently treated. 792-2913.

48-INCH ROUND dining table, six chairs, $100. 60-inch long Formica serving table, $30. All in good condition. Call 779-9497.

BICYCLES: Mens' and ladies 26-inch, like new, $35 each. Call 792-3775.

JVC COMPACT VHS camcorder for sale. Includes carrier bag, cassette adapter, AC adapter, remote, two batteries, three VHS tapes. Excellent condition. Asking $250 or best offer. Call 795-4163.

ELECTRIC RANGE, excellent condition, $125; glass dining room table, six chairs, buffet, $200; wood bookcase, $35; dresser, $10, night stand, $10. Call 778-6511.

NICKELS: INDIAN HEAD, 75, no dates, $10; 13 with good dates, $8. Various commemorative uncirculated silver dollars and halves. 792-4274.

CAMCORDER IN PERFECT condition. - got a new one for Christmas! Sharp Viewcam 8 LCD VL-E630. Comes with all the accessories, including carrying bag and a brand new double battery. $100. Call 778-6234.

ISLAND PLAYER'S PECAN SALE: Mammoth halves! New crop. Holiday bags $6.95 lb., chocolate covered $7.95 lb. Now available at SunCoast Real Estate and The Islander newspaper located in the Island Shopping Center, Holmes Beach. Proceeds benefit the Island Players. For information call: 779-0202.

FREE DELIVERY: SEAFOOD to go. Shrimp, crabs, native fish. Delivered to your door. Call James Lee, 795-1112 or 704-8421.


BINGO! Annie Silvers Community Center. Every Thursday, through April 1, 7pm. Everyone welcome. Corner of Avenue C and 23rd Street, Bradenton Beach.

DR. DAVE BAND at Bongo's on Manatee Avenue every Friday, 6-10pm.

DISCOVER PILATES: Eight-weeks, beginning and intermediate sessions at the Anna Maria Island Art League. Beginning-level class, 9am Mondays, Feb. 16-April 5; intermediate-level 6pm Wednesday, Feb. 18-April 5,. $64 for eight-week session. Certified Pilates Instructor: Preston Whaley Jr., Physicalmind Institute. Pre-register a week in advance. For more information and to register, call 778-2099.

AMI KIWANIS CLUB fruit orders benefit Island children. Order delicious oranges and grapefruit packages for shipment to friends and family from member Rich Bohnenberger, 778-0355. Honeybell tangelos crop, mature now!

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


ROSER THRIFT SHOP Open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:30am-2pm, Saturday 9-noon. Always 50 percent off sales rack. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 779-2733.

MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE sale. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6-7, 8am-2pm. Dining table, chairs, china cabinet, entertainment center, misc. household, linens, dishes, small appliances, like-new men's and women's clothes, shop tools, etc. 112 Pelican Drive, Anna Maria.

RUMMAGE SALE SATURDAY, Feb. 7, 9am-1pm. St. Bernard Activity Center, 43rd Street, Holmes Beach.

MOVING SALE THURSDAY, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 5-7, 8am-? Furniture and miscellaneous. 3010 Avenue E, Holmes Beach.

TWO FLEA MARKETS SATURDAY, Feb. 7, 9am-3pm. Niki's Gift and Antique Mall parking lot, 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, and Essence of Time, 5306 Holmes Blvd., next to Garden Hut. Lots of antiques, collectibles, furniture, jewelry, books, glassware, bric-a-brac. Don't miss both sales!

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY, Feb. 7, 8am-noon. Indoor/outdoor furniture, clothes, small appliances, computer desk, bedding, beach stuff. 111 77th St., Holmes Beach.

YARD SALE SATURDAY, Feb. 7, 9am-1pm. Tools, household items, linens, jewelry and more. 204 Crescent Drive, Anna Maria (corner of Spring and Crescent).


LOST: CELL PHONE. Lost in Holmes Beach area. Please call 778-3390.

LOST CAT: Vicinity of 71st Street, Holmes Beach. Looks like a Maine-coon cat with black striping and white paws. Has medium-length hair. Answers to "Bootsy." Reward: $150. Call 730-1086.


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


1983 HONDA GOLDWING 1100cc, new paint. Doesn't have touring package, rides well, needs a tune-up, liquid cooled shaft driven. $800. Call 778-1647.


DEEP-WATER SLIP, north end of Anna Maria. Easy Gulf access. Call 794-8877 or 730-5393.


EGMONT EXPRESS CHARTERS: Seek out secret water paradise. Sunsets, back water, Egmont or custom trips. See dolphins and manatees. Call 778-7459 or 720-5470.

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. 779-9607.


BABY-SITTING AND PET-SITTING My name is Sarah, I am 15-years old. Hourly charge: $5/child or $3/pet, $2.50/hour for each additional pet or child. Please call 778-7622, 778-7611 or 447-8593.

CHILD SITTER AND PET SITTER. Seventh-grade male looking for a job. Available after school and weekends. Call Zachary, 779-9783.

NEED A CHILD or pet sitter? Call one number and get connected to three wonderful sitters! Tiffany, Kari, Holly. 778-3275 or 779-0793.


ISLAND SPORTS BAR: All-year clientele. Beer/wine, good lease, smoking OK. $85,000. Call Longview Realty, 383-6112.


REAL ESTATE: Tired of paying office fees? Two experienced agents needed for fast paced, high traffic Island office. Top splits, sign-on bonus. Call Wedebrock Real Estate today! "Personalized, not Franchised". Call Joe Pickett, 383-5543.

REAL ESTATE AGENTS! Busy office, best location, best commissions. Call today! Robin or Jesse, 778-7244.

TEACHERS NEEDED! Part-time math tutor needed at Sylvan Learning Center in west Bradenton. Work two days a week, after school hours. Please call 795-1246.

ACTIVITY COUNSELORS WANTED! Part-time and full-time available. Must be reliable, fun and willing to meet state training requirements. Above average salary. Call 778-1698.

GOOD ATTITUDE - WILL TRAIN! Monday-Friday. Physical moving and lifting required. Call Larry, 778-2882. Fat Cat Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning.

LEGAL SECRETARY/PARALEGAL needed for sole practitioner. Must be well organized, have good computer and telephone skills and relate well to all types of people. Casual work environment close to the Island. Legal experience preferred but will train the right person. Please e-mail your resume to or call 749-6433.

HELP WANTED: Apply for all positions at Ooh La La! Bistro, 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

JOURNALIST: Part-time reporter sought for city beat and features writing by The Islander. Must have journalism education, experience or background relevant to government reporting. E-mail resumes to, fax 778-9392 or mail/deliver to office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217.

CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS! Would you like to meet interesting people from around the world? Are you interested in learning the history of Anna Maria Island? Get involved with the Anna Maria Island Historical Museum, 402 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. We need you! Call 778-0492.

THE TINGLEY MEMORIAL Library in Bradenton Beach is looking for volunteers. Duties include checking books in and out, reshelving and generally assisting library patrons. It's fun, give it a try! Anyone interested in our friendly community library should call Eveann Adams, 779-1208.



MAN WITH SHOVEL Plantings, natives, cabbage palms, patio gardens, trimming, clean-up, edgings, more. Hard-working and responsible. Excellent references. Edward 778-3222.

LET US DRIVE YOU! Shopping, medical appointments, airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Sunshine Car Service. Serving the Islands. 778-5476.

COMPUTER OBEDIENCE TRAINING. Is your computer misbehaving? Certified computer service and private lessons. Special $30 per hour- free advice. 545-7508.

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

K.A.S. CLEANING LLC: Employee owned, servicing private homes, condos, rentals and seasonal homes. Concierge services and home watch. Bonded, insured. 730-5318.

STEVE'S REMODELING & Repair: Chicago contractor for 30 years. Affordable and dependable service. Please call 795-1968.

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

TREE SERVICE: Topping, trimming, removals. Palm trimming. 15 years locally working on Anna Maria. Phil Brewer, 545-4770.

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 at 778-3620.

COMPUTER SERVICE and repair. Training, maintenance, virus and Spyware protection. Island native. Web site: Call John Baird with Matrix PC, 708-6541.

JACK OF ALL trades. Lawn care, home repair, painting, cleaning. No job too small. Call Scott, 720-4873 or 778-4425.

NOTARY PUBLIC: Civil marriages and renewal of wedding vows, sunset beach setting or wherever. Norman R. Veenstra, 778-5834.

KD'S "DUST FREE" Cleaning Service. Rentals, seasonals, move-in, move-out. Condos, apartments and homes. Experienced and insured. Free estimates. Call 729-3030.

CLEANINGS-R-JOB: Will clean your residence, office, rental or new construction. Island resident of 36 years. No job too big! Please call, 795-7324.

I DON'T CUT corners, I clean corners. Affordable, dependable cleaning. Chamberlain Professional Cleaning, 779-1128. References available.

MR. BILL'S HOME REPAIR/maintenance service. Over 30 years experience, self-employed in construction trades. "I'm handy to have around." 779-9666.

YOU'VE CALLED the rest - now call the best. 10 pecent discount for new customers. Call "We Clean." Ellen 779-2422, or Lolly 761-2800.

AIRPORT TRANSPORTATION: Fast service, new vehicles, best prices. Fully permitted at all airports. Call 779-0043.

CLEANING WITH "TENDER loving care." Residential experts. We pay attention to every detail. You will not be disappointed. 795-2502 or 737-5797.

"GET MOORE FOR your money" with Lew Moore. Complete tree services and chipping, estate/garage/shed cleanups. Five years on Anna Maria Island. Call 761-7629.

DISCOVER PILATES: Eight-weeks, beginning and intermediate sessions at the Anna Maria Island Art League. Beginning-level class, 9am Mondays, Feb. 16-April 5; intermediate-level 6pm Wednesday, Feb. 18-April 5,. $64 for eight-week session. Certified Pilates Instructor: Preston Whaley Jr., Physicalmind Institute. Pre-register a week in advance. For more information and to register, call 778-2099.

AUTO DETAILING BY HAND Spotless inside and out. I can save you time and money. Island resident, references. For pricing call 713-5967.

HANDYMAN SERVICES Scott Fulton, owner, Island resident. Pressure washing a specialty. Free estimate, many references. 713-1907 cell, 778-4192 home.

THE ROYAL MAID Service, licensed, bonded, insured. Professional, experienced maids, free estimate, gift certificates available. Please call 727-9337.

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

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, 795-7411. RA005052.

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

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

PIANO AND KEYBOARD lessons. Call Jack Elka, 778-2711.

SEWING: Get your sewing alterations done fast and reliably. Hems, zippers, sleeves, waistlines, cushions, etc. Reasonably priced. Call Jenifer Catlin, 727-5873.


CONNIE'S LANDSCAPING and Lawn Maintenance. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, cleanups, tree trimming, hauling, Xeriscape. Island resident. Excellent references. 778-5294.

ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLER service and repair. If it is broken, we can fix it. Free estimates. Senior discount. Call 778-2581 or 962-6238.

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

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

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING Services: Quality lawn maintenance, landscape cleanups, plantings, pruning, shell and more! Insured, referenced, free estimates. Call 778-2335 or 284-1568.

BAREFOOT LAWNS & GARDENS Providing the total TLC for your landscaping requirements. Lawns, trees, shrubs, container gardens and gardens. Design, installation and service. Call 730-5318 for free consultation.


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

STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPING. Installations, clean-ups, pruning, irrigation, trees, edging, rip-rap, mulch, rock, patios, shell, seawall fill. Reliable and insured. 727-5066.

SHELL DELIVERED and spread. $30/yard. Hauling: all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 795-7775, "shell phone" 720-0770.


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

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

INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR PAINTING free estimates. 35-year Island resident. Call Jim Bickal at 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) 778-3924 or 778-4461.

OVER THIRTY YEARS craftsman experience. Interior, exterior, doors, stairs, windows and trim. Dan Michael, master carpenter. Call cell 778-6898 or cell, 518-3316.

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

KEVIN GRIFFITHS' ISLAND Paint Interior/exterior painting, pressure washing and wallpaper. For prompt, reliable service at reasonable rates, call 704-7115 or 778-2996. Mom/son team.

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

25 YEARS EXPERIENCE, highly skilled, dependable restoration/renovation expert, carpenter, fine finishing contractor. Kitchen/bathroom specialist. Repairs, painting. Paul Beauregard, 779-2294.

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

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

HOME REPAIRS & IMPROVEMENTS Carpentry, painting, sheetrock, popcorn, doors, bi-folds, trim, moldings kitchen remodeling, general repairs. Decks, hardwood floors. Homes, rentals. A.J. Winters, 713-1951.

MASON: 27 YEARS of experience. All masonry work and repair. Cinderblock work, brick work, glass block work, paver and brick driveways. Call Chris, 795-3034. Lic.#104776. Insured.

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

CARL V. JOHNSON JR. Building contractor. New homes, additions, renovations. Quality work and fair prices. Call 795-1947. Lic#RR0066450.

JERRY'S HOME REPAIR and Lawn Care: Light carpentry, pressure washing, handyman, plumbing and electrical, light hauling, tree trimming. Call 778-6170 or 447-2198.

TILE/PAINT/HOME repair. Quality and value serving Manatee County since 1982. Free estimate, all work guaranteed. Call 524-0088.

ISLAND HOME REPAIRS: Painting, carpentry, drywall repairs, electrical, plumbing, roof repairs. All home repairs. No job too small. New number, 321-3026.

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


WATERFRONT KEY WEST-style home, north Anna Maria Island, annual, $1,500/month, or seasonal, $2,500/month. Bayfront cottages also available with docks from $1,500/month, $500/week. Call 794-5980, or

WINTER, SPRING, SUMMER rentals available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., 778-6665 or (800) 749-6665.

VACATION RENTALS: 2BR apartments across from beautiful beach, $375 to $500/week. Winter and spring dates available. Almost Beach Apartments, 778-2374.

VACATION & SEASONAL Private beach, some locations. Units are complete. Rates seasonally adjusted. $375-$975/week, $975-$2,975/month. (800) 977-0803 or 737-1121.

NEW LISTING First-time rental, fully furnished villa in beautiful Mt. Vernon, near beaches, on canal, lake view front. 2BR/2BA, enclosed lanai, carport, clubhouse with numerous activities, heated pool, Jacuzzi, tennis, no pets, non-smoking, age 55-plus, minimum three months, peak season, $2,400/month, annual $1,500/month. Call 721-1784.

NORTH SHORE DRIVE beachfront. Four spacious 3BR/2BA homes with all conveniences. Now booking for this season. Please call (813) 752-4235, or view Web site:

HOLMES BEACH SEASONAL 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, pool, nicely furnished, ground floor. Available April plus. Call 778-9576.

DUPLEX 2BR/2BA 2411 Avenue C, Bradenton Beach. Carport below with storage room, $800/month. 746-8666.

OFFICE OR TWO-chair hair salon for rent. 112 52nd St., Holmes Beach. $475/month. 746-8666.

2BR/1BA unfurnished annual Gulfview. $850/month. Call 778-0292 or 650-3552.

KING BEDROOM efficiency for rent. Short-term only. Night, weekend, weekly. Private entrance, private deck. Nonsmoking, close to beach. Call 778-3433 or 773-0010.

SEASONAL RENTAL AVAILABLE March 1. 1BR waterfront apartment on north end of Anna Maria. $1,750/month. Call 778-5445.

GULFVIEW: NORTH SHORE Drive, 2BR/2BA, ground level, available now thru May. Fully furnished, $2,000/month, includes utilities. (863) 581-4206, (813) 935-0694, (813) 933-8697, or e-mail:

BEACHFRONT: NORTH SHORE Drive, Anna Maria. Where the Gulf meets the bay. Ground level, all view beachfront home. Large 2BR/2BA, sleeps six. Tastefully redone. All you need is here. 3,500/month. Call Tom, (559) 760-1331.

2BR/1BA TOTALLY renovated duplex with undercover parking, storage area, washer/dryer. Steps to Gulf and bay. 2516-E Avenue B in Bradenton Beach. $750/month. (813) 300-8543.

ANNUAL RENTAL Holmes Beach, 2BR/2BA, garage, washer/dryer, dishwasher. 308 63rd St. $950/month, plus utilities. Call 737-1121.

SEASONAL RENTALS from $1,500/month. Annual rentals: 7104 Marina, 3BR/2BA house, pool, pet OK, $1,500/month; 517 72nd St., 3BR/2BA house, dock, pet OK, $1,500/month; 2405 Avenue B, 2BR/2BA duplex on stilts, pet OK, $900/month; Perico Bay Club 2BR/2BA villa, two-car garage, $1,100/month; Wildewood Springs/Bradenton,

2BR/2BA condo, pool, $750/month. SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202.

ANNUAL OR SEASONAL Totally remodeled 2BR townhouses almost on the beach. Back and front patios. Boat parking. Annual $1,150/month, seasonal $2,500/month or $750/week. Call 778-4548.

2BR/2BA CONDO, waterfront, furnished, includes utilities. Enclosed parking, secure entrance. $1,450/month. Call 737-7121.

WESTBAY POINT: Finest waterfront unit and view! 2BR/2BA, corner unit, furnished. $2,500/month. Available February, March, April. Call (818) 620-3543.

ON THE BEACH new, 2BA/2BA weekly/monthly, Bradenton Beach 778-3618 or

CANCELLATION DUE to illness. Direct Gulffront condo, newly furnished, 3BR/2BA, heated pool, Jacuzzi, tennis. Available February-March. 794-8877 or 730-5393.

SEASONAL: Nicely furnished 2BR/1BA, dock, duplex. Three-month minimum. $1,950/month. No pets. Call 778-5793.

SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 2BR/1BA with pool. Walk to beach, shopping and restaurants. 778-3875.

ANNA MARIA NORTH END tastefully furnished, one minute to gorgeous beach, 2BR/2BA, sleeps six, elevated deck, barbecue, full amenities. $1,200/week, $3,000/month (508) 946-3433.

STEPS TO BEACH! Gorgeous furnished and spacious 1BR apartments. Anna Maria Island, seasonal rentals. Washer/dryer. $550/week, $1,900 month. Call 778-1098. Pets welcome!

EL CONQUISTADOR inches from PGA course. Heated pool, washer/dryer, sunset view over courts, clubhouse, Sarasota Bay. 2BR/2BA, furnished. Available February, March, or annually. Call 750-0648 or 302-1970.

ANNUAL 3BR/3BA two-car garage home on private saltwater canal with dock and lift. Estuary views. Two minutes to bay/beach. San Remo Shores subdivision, water/garbage paid, $1,400/month. No pets, nonsmoking. Call 798-9765 or 704-6383.

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. $1,500/weekly or $5,200/monthly. Call 713-4805 or e-mail:

FEBRUARY CANCELLATION now available at Westbay Point and Moorings. Direct waterfront, Skyway view, 2BR/2BA, upgraded. Old Florida Realty 778-3377, or Sharon Annis, 713-9096.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 2BR/2BA home with one-car garage, $1,200/month; 3BR/2BA, direct bayfront home with heated pool, $3,000/month. Call Betsy Hills Real Estate, PA, 778-2291.

2BR/2BA LUXURY CONDO, steps to beach, overlooks pool, tennis, sauna. Available February, March, April. $3,300/month, $1,000/week. E-mail:, or call (863) 688-3524.

IDEAL OFFICE SPACE for lease, Loggerhead Junction in beautiful Holmes Beach. Small office park within walking distance to the beach. 465 to 930 sq.ft. Inland Southeast Property Management, 929-0144.

ANNUAL RENTALS: Excellent values. 1BR duplex, one block to Gulf, $680/month, includes most utilities; 2BR/2BA elevated duplex with large outside storage, $840/month;

2BR/1BA duplexes priced from $760 to $1,000/month. Call Island Real Estate for great move-in specials, 778-6066.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA apartment, freshly painted, new tile, washer/dryer hookups, dishwasher, Anna Maria. $780/month. No pets. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 778-2307.

1BR/1BA: Small, furnished, bayview cottage. Laundry, water, trash included. Short or long term, $1,000/month. Boat dock available for $100/month extra. Call Zita at Gulf-Bay Realty, 778-7244.

HOLMES BEACH seasonal 2BR/1BA, 100 steps to Gulf. Laundry, lanai. Available February 2004 due to renter's illness. $1,800/monthly. Call (585) 473-9361 or 778-5412.

ANNUAL SPACIOUS 2BR/1BA, covered parking, laundry, bay view, steps to Gulf. $895/month, plus electric. Call 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL large 2BR/2BA, den, laundry, porch, close to beach. First, last, security. $995/month. Call (585) 473-9361 or 778-5412.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA CONDO: Waterfront, furnished, includes utilities. Enclosed parking, secure entry. $1,450/month. Call 737-7121.

EL CONQUISTADOR CONDO inches from the PGA course. Heated pool, washer/dryer, sunset view over courts, clubhouse, Sarasota Bay. 2BR/2BA, furnished. Available

February and March or annually. Call 750-0648 or 302-1970.

ANNUAL 3BR/3BA, two-car garage home on private saltwater canal with dock and lift. Two minutes to bay/beach. San Remo Shores subdivision. $1,400/month, Garbage paid. No pets. Call 798-9765 or 704-6383.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/1BA. $800/month, plus utilities. 7502 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Call 778-5734 or 794-1664.

LOVELY 2BR UNIT, six-month rental. 210 81st. St., Holmes Beach. Leave your stuff from year to year. $2,250/month. Call (813) 962-0817 or 778-2695.

ONE-AND-A- HALF block to beach, 3BR/2BA, washer/dryer hookup, new white tile floors, half-duplex; 2BR/2BA, new tile floors; 1BR/1BA nice larger apartment. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 778-7500.

NEW 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, central air conditioning, furnished. 55-plus park, across from beach. Seasonally $2,400/month or annually $1,400/month. Call 778-4349.

EFFICIENCY APARTMENT across from Gulf. $450/week, plus tax, cleaning and deposit. Nicely furnished. Nonsmoking. Call 778-3320.

AFFORDABLE LONGBOAT KEY beach house. Charming 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, kitchen appliances, screened porch, spacious yard, Gulfview. Unfurnished, $1,500/month. Annual rental. Small pets allowed. Send e-mail to:

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/1BA, garage, laundry hook-up, one block to beach. $850/month. Adults only. Call 778-1550.

BEAUTIFUL TROPICAL HOUSE just converted to a two-unit property. 2BR/1BA, completely renovated and furnished. New washer/dryer, microwave. Three-minute walk to beach. Seasonal, $2,000/month. Call Ron, 761-9808.

POOL HOME for your Florida holiday rental! 3BR/2BA, furnished, including grill. At the end of Perico Island causeway. $750/week, discounts for longer. Call 753-8709 or

LAST CHANCE! 1-3BR homes from $1,500. Call Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL 2BR/1BA, 100 steps to Gulf, lanai, washer/dryer. $795/month, first, last, security. Call 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

WEEKLY EASTER SPECIALS now available. Call Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

ANNUAL RENTAL: Northwest Bradenton, spacious 3BR/2BA home, washer/dryer, two-car garage. $1,250/month. Pet friendly. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 778-2307.

SEASONAL/VACATION RENTALS: Available now - Palma Sola townhouse, 2BR, heated pool and boat slip, $2,500/month, $750/week; Tara Golf Club villa with heated pool and golf course. $2,000/month. Available April only - Longboat Village bungalow, 2BR, near bay and restaurants, $2,700/month; Perico Bay villa, heated pool, tennis, $2,500/month. Real Estate Mart, 756-1090.

NEWLY REMODELED HOME 2BR/1BA, three miles from beach, washer/dryer. Adults only. $800/month, first, last, security. Call 794-3825 or 685-3177.

SEASONAL HOLMES BEACH, 1BR/1BA, ground-floor unit, half-block to beach, $395/week; $1,275/month. Available immediately. Call 342-9456, or cell (239) 410-4466.

SEASONAL ENJOY THE sunsets from this Gulfview, 2BR/2BA duplex. Steps to beach. Available February at reasonable rates due to cancellation. Also available Easter. Call 779-9470.

GARAGE WANTED to store collector car from Flamingo Cay to Holmes Beach area. $50/month. Call 792-3146, evening only.

NEAR BEACH! 1BR 750 sf, tile floor, annual rental. First, last, security. $795/month, plus utilities. 778-1098.


TWO LUXURY VACATION villas built 2000, across the road from public beach in Holmes Beach. Each villa is 3BR/3BA and each have their own pools. For details, contact Steve, 795-6225.

KEY ROYALE CANALFRONT gem for sale. 3BR/3BA, 3,000 sq.ft. under roof, completely updated kitchen with Corian and KitchenAid appliances, updated plumbing and A/C, large pool, new Trex dock with 10,000-lb. boat lift and Waverunner lift. Travertine marble bath with walk-in shower and two-seater Jacuzzi. Large lot (100 by 140 feet), newer seawall. $750,000. Call 730-1086 or 704-7336.

HARBOUR LANDINGS: Lot and dock. Beautiful 12,100 sq.ft. homesite offered by owner/Realtor. Gated community in Cortez. $265,000 includes dock for boat up to 35-feet Longview Realty, 383-6112, or George Noble, 685-3372.

LONGBOAT KEY: Premium turnkey ground-floor 2BR/2BA condo with garden patio, amenities include deeded beach, pool, docking, clubhouse and more. $279,000. Call 383-3751.

NEWLY RENOVATED two-story duplex. 2BR/2BA, plus 3BR or den. Both units turnkey furnished, large yard, one block to Holmes Beach. $545,000 or will split as condos. $325,000/each. 725-2862 (by appointment only). Must see!

CAYMAN CAY CONDO steps to beach. 2BR/2BA fully furnished corner unit with carport. Old Florida Realty, 778-3377 or Sharon Annis, 778-3730.

SUNBOW BAY 2BR/2BA condo, unobstructed bay view corner unit. Great amenities, heated pools, tennis, under-building parking. Newly turnkey furnished, walk to beach and shopping. For information call, 795-3778. $339,900.

BEACH COTTAGE RESORT 3BR owners home plus three rental units. Great west of Gulf Drive location. 100 yards to beach. Walking distance to shops and restaurants. For sale by owner. 111 36th St., Holmes Beach. $1,100,000. 778-2071.

WATERFRONT LOTS and homes between Englewood and Boca Grande: Six lots with seawalls and a ground-level waterfront home, deep water, no bridges, one tip-lot directly on Intracoastal and bay, your dock to the Gulf in three minutes. Properties affordably priced from $289,000. Call (570) 943-2516.

TROPICAL PARADISE! 3BR/3BA waterfront with dock and boatlift, pool/spa. $535,000. 792-6978.

2BR/2BA HOUSE with separate 1BR/1BA guest room. Large lot, room for a pool. Boat dock, two-car garage, turnkey furnished. Excellent rental. 5905 Flotilla Drive, Holmes Beach. $449,000. Call 920-4539.

FOR SALE BY owner. 3BR/2BA on canal with dock and pool. $639,000. 304 Iris, Anna Maria. 778-7508.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND: Gulf Drive commercial, 3,000 sq.ft., concrete block. Zoned C-2, high traffic area, Gulfview. $799,000. Call 730-9440.

ANNA MARIA POOL HOME: 4-5BR/2BA, open plan, two years old. $639,000. For pictures and virtual tour Phil Paxton, Re/Max Gulfstream Realty, 920-1363.

2BR/2BA LAKEFRONT condo, Meadowcroft in Bradenton. Completely furnished. $120,000. Contact Dan, 518-9303 or 795-5100 evenings.

EIGHT-UNIT APARTMENT building in Toledo, Ohio. Trade for Anna Maria condo/home/duplex. Great cash flow. Call (734) 243-9006. Leave message.

$60 LOT/FOOT Gulfside, Willow at Gulf. Divorce - must sell. Call attorney, (973) 344-8666, ext. 350.

ANNA MARIA CONDO 2BR, view of the bay. Walk to beach. Only $269,900. Call Denise Langlois, Coldwell Banker, 751-1155. IB#96011.

THREE LONGBOAT LOTS on General Harris Street, total of 1.3 acres (MOL). Offered at $400K each. Longview Realty, 383-6112.

LONGBOAT KEY CONDO recently remodeled 2BR/2BA end unit, first floor, carport, patio, clubhouse, heated pool, private beach, boat docking. $325,000. Owner, 383-4788.

WHY PAY $600,000 for a canal home? 3BR/2BA canal home, deep water, no bridges, dock, direct access to Intracoastal. Two-car garage. 2.5 miles from beach. $429,000. 778-1086.

SPECTACULAR BAYFRONT home, gorgeous view of water and bird sanctuary from every room. Modern 3BR/2BA two-story, with caged heated pool, updated kitchen, downstairs playroom, five-car garage and spacious backyard. Best deal in town! $549,000. Tim, 364-9437.

MOBILE HOME and lot for sale. Sunny Shores on Palma Sola Bay near beach. 2BR/2BA, central air and heat. No restrictions. $79,000. Call 795-5089.

Gated community, 2BR/2BA, nicely furnished. Tennis, heated pool. $259,900. Real Estate Mart, 756-1090.

PALMA SOLA PARK 3BR/2BA with two-car garage. Close to shopping and beach. Priced to sell. $231,500. Call Rich Bohnenberger Realty, 778-0355.

GOLF COURSE FRONTAGE: 4BR/2BA Village Green home. Family room, two-car garage. $224,900. Call owner Fred, 756-1090.

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY in Gulffront condominium. Large turnkey-furnished 1BR unit with outstanding rental history. Heated pool being installed. $350,000. Call Barry or Ted, 778-3314. Island Vacation Properties.


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