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Date of Issue: April 16, 2008

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, April 16, 2008


APRIL LIQUIDATION OF “JH” booth at Essence of Time. 50 percent off all except jewelry, 20 percent off. Offers considered. 5306 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach. 941-778-9396.

STORE FIXTURES Glass showcases, shelves, clothing racks, free-standing racks, etc. 941-795-1115. Leave message.

SIX-FOOT OVAL glass dinning table. White dolphin base with four parson chairs. 941-761-3565. Beautiful. $200.

ERIC CLAPTON SHOW, four tickets in section 10 at the Ford Amphitheatre, May 3. $850.

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

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.


THE STATE OF FLORIDA is investing in the health of its citizens by offering free Nicotine Replacement Therapies (NRTs) to smokers. Funded as part of the Tobacco Free Florida Campaign, NRTs such as nicotine patches, gum, and lozenges are available by calling the toll-free, statewide smoking cessation telephone counseling hotline – 1-877-U-CAN NOW or

We are a group of select caregivers/assistants who are dedicated to caring for you as if you were our own family. If qualities such as honesty, trustworthiness, reliability, truthfulness, punctuality, enthusiasm and friendliness are requirements of yours…then look no further! CNAs, CPR, insured, light housekeeping, appointments, rehabilitation, motivation, etc. Please call, the Royal Treatment Jeffrey Rudge, owner/director of senior. contentment. 941-302-6193.

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.


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

STEFF’S STUFF, ANTIQUES and treasures, Jewelry, vintage clothing, crystal, china and more. 6828 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key. 941-383-1901.

GARAGE SALE: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 19. Appliances and kitchenwares. 612 Ambassador Lane, Holmes Beach.

MULTI-FAMILY SALE: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 19. Furniture, antiques, collectibles. 407 73rd St., Holmes Beach.

MOVING SALE: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 19. New screen doors, 36 inches by 79 inches, household items. 635 Key Royale Drive, Holmes Beach.


FOUND: PRIVATEER-STYLE hat. Purple, black and white feathers. Black Cavalier hat. Found in Anna Maria. Can be picked up at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

FOUND: PRESCRIPTION SUNGLASSES on beach around 72nd Street. Metal frame and strong prescription lenses. Call 941-779-9101.

LOST SMALL PINK address book. Last seen Tuesday, April 1. Reward. 941-779-0717.


ALL FUR LUV Mobile dog grooming. Our shop on wheels comes to you. 15 years experience. Call Juli, 941-896-5633.

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.


1984 MERCEDES SL380. 144,000 miles, marine blue, one owner, garage kept. Four new Michelins, sheepskin. $15,000 or best offer. 941-778-7094. Holmes Beach. PERFECT CAR FOR the Island. One owner, well cared for, 2000 Lexus ES300. $6,000. Call 941-730-0496.


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

BIMINI BAY SAILING: small sailboat rental and instruction. Day, week, month. Sunfish, Laser, Zuma, and Mini Sunfish. 941-685-1400.

BAYLINER 2655 CIERA weekender fisherman. Merccruiser, V8. Only 290 hours, aluminum trailer, $14,000. 941-356-1456.

PROFESSIONAL CAPTAIN FOR hire. Top-notch fishing, boating instructor. For info, call Capt. Glenn, 941-713-5900.

BOAT LIFT: NORTH end Anna Maria. Easy access to bay and Gulf. $350/month. 941-778-2778.



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.

RED CROSS CERTIFIED baby/pet sitter. Many Island references. Island resident for 13 years. Hilary, 941-778-5181.

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.

SECURITY GUARD WANTED. Apply to “Security Guard”, Box 17, 6700 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, FL 34217.

PART-TIME POSITION at Key Cleaners on Longboat Key. Must be reliable and honest with pleasant personality. 941-383-1222.

HOUSE CLEANER WANTED $40 for 2.5 hours. About $300/month. Must enjoy detail cleaning. 941-518-1216.

DAY SPA LOOKING for stylist and nail tech. Call 941-746-8448, Ageless Beauty.

SERVER NEEDED WEEKENDS only. Must be experienced and dependable. Apply in person. Melinda’s Cafe, 5315 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

HOST/SERVER/BUS help sought 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.


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

GIFT SHOP for sale. 941-795-1115. Leave message if no answer.

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


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.


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

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

ISLAND PRESSURE CLEANING 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. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-9217.

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.

METRO DOOR SHOP: fiberglass, steel, wood designer inserts, hardware, sales, service, parts and repair. 941-758-5828.

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

PROFESSIONAL MAID SERVICE. Your work, your way! 30 years experience. References. Call Barb, 941-792-1381.

PAINTING, WALL REPAIR, handyman. Island resident. Very meticulous and reliable. Free estimates. Call Colin, 941-376-0541.

AVAILABLE FOR DRIVING (including airports), errands, organization and bill paying, companionship, petsitting, and other personalized assistance. My car or yours. Excellent local references. Hourly rates. Ellen, 941-896-7902 or

EXPERIENCED HOME COMPANION baths, exercise, meals, chauffer, clean, etc. 941-748-3247 or 941-713-7380.

HOME WATCH: WE check services in your home while you are away. Yard, mail box, family errands, etc. Servicing Anna Maria Island, Perico Island and North Longboat Key. Call, 941-794-0210 or 941-778-5754.

SYLVESTER’S TREE SERVICE “help” ease traffic, call us now for large and small removals, trimming and stump grinding before hurricane season and bridge work begins. Licensed and insured. Don, 941-545-0160, or Brad, 941-730-0001.

FREE HOUSESITTER/PETSITTER, etc. Retired Christian couple available anytime. Excellent local, repeat references. 770-832-7319

LITTLE HELPER: COOKING, cleaning, errands, shopping, appointments, etc. References, flexible schedule. Call Jeanne, 941-795-4151.

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

SUMMER TUTORING – Certified teacher with master’s 25 years experience. Private tutoring in all areas. Sign up by April 30 for discount. Schedule now before it fills up. 941-792-0538.

SAILOR, USCG LICENSED Captain, driver, cook, navigator, nurse aide, and sail safe. References. 941-920-8374.

HOUSE CLEANING BY Laura. Excellent references. Monday-Friday. 941-539-6891.

EXPERIENCED HOME COMPANION available. Light housekeeping, light cooking, errands, appointments and shopping. Lots of TLC. References, Joany, 941-580-8385.

LICENSED CNA EXPERIENCE caring for elderly, special need. Help in bathing, dressing, meal preparation, housekeeping, transportation, shopping and respite care. Great rates. 941-345-6155.

NIKI’S NOOKS AND CRANIES. I will do housekeeping, laundry, and errands or pet sitting for you. Cell, 941-592-8684.

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.

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

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.

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 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.

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.


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.

CRUSHED WASHED SHELL delivered and spread, For all your hauling needs, call David Bannigan. 941-504-7045.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. Cell, 941-448-3857 or 941-778-0851.


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.

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

RAMBO A–Z handyman service. 30 years experience. Concrete, painting, drywall, etc. Call for free estimate. 941-376-7894. Licensed and insured.

MASTERS OF RENOVATIONS. Do you want satisfaction on your remodel or new construction? Free estimates. Call us, 941-580-3312.


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 vacation 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. 813-634-3790.

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.

COUPLE SEEKING 2BR/2BA condominium on beach for annual rental. Call 800-453-9646, or e-mail

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH duplex, 2BR/2BA, garage, screened lanai. Quiet area. No pets. $950/month. 941-776-1789.

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

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA, two blocks to the beach, one block to bay. Large kitchen, tile and carpet. $810/month. 941-922-2473 or 941-928-3880.

ANNUAL: CHARMING 2BR/2BA elevated duplex in Bradenton Beach. High ceilings, clean. Block to beach. $900/month. Pets considered. 941-725-2549.

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

2BR/2BA ANNUAL Bradenton Beach elevated duplex. Garage plus covered parking. Nonsmoking, small pets considered. Close to beach. $950/month. 480-586-4074.

WATERFRONT VACATION RENTAL with dock. Walk to beach, $2,200/month or $800/week. Cortez cottage $900/month or $500/week. No pets, no smokers. 941-794-5980.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: Large duplex unit, 2BR/2BA plus den, washer/dryer hookups, central air conditioner, $975/month, $1,000 security. 941-962-5827.

SPECTACULAR VIEW ON Palma Sola Bay. 2BR/2B condo completely renovated. Open kitchen, new appliances, washer/dryer, unfurnished, community pools and tennis. Annual rental $1,050/month. Must see. Call 941-795-6699 or 941-773-6186.

CHARMING BRADENTON BEACH, 4BR/2BA, pet negotiable. Utilities included. Gulf views, fenced yard, decks, Mexican tile. $4,000 May 15-Aug. 15 or $2,500 month. 941-778-7930 or 941-855-0444. Photos available.

RUNAWAY BAY $800/week, ground floor. 2009 season available. Jan. 1-15, March 16-April 30. 941-730-2935.

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

WATERFRONT ON MANATEE River canal. Dock and boat davits. Beautiful view over river. 2,000 sf, 3BR/2BA home, recently renovated. Great condition. $1,000/month annual. 941-795-1806.

SEASONAL: BEAUTIFUL GOUND-level single-family home. 2BR/1BA or 3BR/2BA with living room, family room, washer/dryer and carport. Block to the beach in Anna Maria. 813-690-9762.

HOMES BEACH ANNUAL rental, 2BR/2BA, large utility room with washer and dryer. First, last and security, plus utilities. 941-779-2265.

RENTAL WANTED: MATURE woman looking for 7-month lease, November 2008-May 2009. Furnished, 1BR with lanai on waterway. $950/month plus utilities. Call, 941-778-2528.

SEASONAL: BEAUTIFUL ground-level, single-family home. 2BR/1BA or 3BR/2BA with living room, family room, washer/dryer and carport in Anna Maria. Block to beach. 813-690-9762.

2BR MOBILE HOME on creek. 15 minutes to beach. $695/month, lease and deposit. 863-688-3524.

BRADENTON BEACH COTTAGE. 1BR/1BA close to beach. $400/weekly. Small pets considered. 941-773-9005.

ANNUAL RENTAL: LOVELY 2BR/1.5BA home has large private yard with gazebo, garage, workshop and laundry hook up. Close to beach and town. $1,350 plus utilities. Includes lawn care. Pets considered. 941-726-1898 or 617-623-3046.

2BR/2BA HOUSE. Block to beach furnished and updated. Nice! April-Dec. 29. $1,200/month. 941-778-0192. References.

NEEDED HOME TO rent by May 1. $800/month or room for $500. No kids, no smoking, no pets. 734-837-1156.

BAYFRONT EXECUTIVE CONDO. Gated 3BR/2BA, pool, tennis and boat slip. Beautifully furnished. Available to Nov. 1. $1,200/month. 616-540-4343.

FOR RENT, CLEAN 2BR/1BA house. Block to beach. Annual $900/month in Bradenton Beach. 941-778-3323.

2BR/1BA DUPLEX TOTALLY remodeled, furnished, three blocks to beach, Small pets considered. $950/month. 941-730-8339.

ANNUAL RENTAL AVAILABLE May 1. Westbay Cove, ground-floor ,waterfront 2BR/2BA unfurnished. Pool, tennis, close to beach and all services. Call Sharon, 941-713-9096, Old Florida Realty.

SUMMER RENTALS – KEY Royale 3BR/2BA pool, dock, $900/week. Waterfront 2BR/2BA townhouse, pool, dock, $600/week. Longboat Key 2BR/2BA village, $600/week. Perico Bay Club 2BR/2BA, $1,500/monthly. Realtor, 941-756-1090.

WATERFRONT ANNUAL FURNISHED rental. Downtown 2BR/2BA mini-penthouse. $900/month annual. Realtor, 941-756-1090.

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. $310,000, Call 813-245-0428.

BAYVIEW AND CANALFRONT with pool. 2BR/2BA open plan, new kitchen. Totally upgraded. Dock, th ree davits. Owner motivated. Not a drive-by, must see inside! $599,000. 404 21st Place, Bradenton Beach by owner. Call Herb Dolan, 941-725-2395.

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.

WATERFRONT ON MANATEE River canal. Dock and boat davits. Beautiful view over river. 2,000 sf, 3BR/2BA home, recently renovated. Great condition. $319,000. 941-795-1806.

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

FULL GULF VIEWS from most rooms! Also bay and pool views. Turnkey furnished 2BR/2BA end-unit. Nicely updated kitchen with stainless steel and granite. Two large screened balconies, secure building, washer and dryer in unit. Boat dock, tennis court. Good rental income possible. $485,000. Owner, 941-388-5238 or 941-447-2061.

LOWEST PRICES EVER offered in building! Club Bamboo South, small efficiency with balcony overlooking the Gulf. Nightly rental income. Must sell, $299,999. Call Pete, 773-472-7440.

REMODELED 2BD/1.5BA MOBILE home, Royal Gardens. Cortez Road, Bradenton. $12,500. Must sell. 941-792-4350.

CANAL HOUSE FOR SALE - 717-392-4048.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND timeshare weeks for sale 24 and 25, Resort 66. 1BR poolside condo sleeps four. $2,000 each. 231-924-1504.

LOWEST PRICE CANAL HOME ON ISLAND! Open water views, steps to beaches and city piers. 3BR/2BA furnished home at end of cul de sac. $569,000. Wagner Realty, Deborah Thrasher, 941-518-7738. or

MOBILE WITH LAND in Paradise Bay. 8x28 with enclosed addition, driveway. All new inside including wiring and plumbing. Asking $54,000. 941-447-9852.

TIMESHARE FOR SALE – Tortuga Beach Club – weeks 24 and 25, June 13 thru June 27, 2008. On the beach, five stars, Sanibel Island. Call for price: 561-791-9010.

WANTED: HOME ON island for my mom. I can afford $25,000 down and $1,000/month. Open to ideas. E-mail me at


NEWLY PAINTED TRAILER, (inside and outside) 41-feet long, 20-feet wide. Furnished 2BR/1BA, lanai, dining room, washer, satellite antenna and cable service. 6904 Cortez Road W., lane 8, lot 94, Royal Gardens Estates. $315/month fees. Near beaches and shopping. Mile from coastal waterways. $6,900. Call, 941-761-8742.

BEST CONDO VALUE – Martinique South, unique, sixth-floor unit. Penthouse view 2BR/2BA, garage. MAI appraisal. Owners says sell! $499,000/offer. Paul Mitchell, 941-737-3424, Geeraerts Real Estate.

FOR SALE NICE duplex. 2BR/1BA washer/dryer on both sides in Bradenton Beach. $499,000. 941-778-3323.

VILLAGE GREEN HOME:  No monthly fees. 4BR/2BA pool, updated. $279,900. Realtor, 941-756-1090.

CREATIVE FINANCING: Key Royale 3BR/2BA remodeled, $799,000, $50,000 down. Northwest Bradenton remodeled 3BR/2BA two-car garage, no flood zone or fees, $299,000, $30,000 down. Bayshore 4BR/2BA remodeled, $215,000, $15,000 down. Owner, 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.


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

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

NEW ARIZONA LAND rush! 1 or 2.5 "football field"-sized lots! $0 down. $0 interest. $159-$208/month! Money back guarantee! 866-819-2485 or

NORTH CAROLINA LAKE house for trade. Large custom three-story log home located on Lake Norman near Charlotte (Sherrills Ford). Covered boat dock with boat lift, deep water, 3BR/2BA, also powder room on living floor, lower floor quarters for guests with kitchen, bedrooms, 1BA and greatroom. Approximate value $675,000. Contact

VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS Log cabin shell on two private acres near very wide trout stream in the Galax area and New River State Park. $139,500. Owner, 866-789-8535.

SEVEN WOODED ACRES with 2,100-sf log-home package. Easy access to Intracoastal Waterway. County road frontage with utilities! $89,900! Call now, 866-950-5263, ext.103.

THREE AUCTIONS! PRIME development and residential real estate. Terrell, Sumter, Worth County, Ga, April 25, 10am and 4pm; April 26, 10 a.m. AU-C002594. 800-323-8388.

MOUNTAIN CABIN 113 acres. Half-mile frontage on Laurel Glade Creek Asheville, N.C., asking $590,000 will sell land separately. Must sell. Make offer. Owner, 703-819-5612.

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