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Date of Issue: March 30, 2005

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, May 19, 2004


GRILL: LARGE OUTDOOR gas Weber grill with cover. Good condition. $250. 387-2156.

WOODEN BUNK BED for ages 7 and up with built-in pull-out toy closet, built-in bookshelves and built-in guest bed. Mattress included. Very good condition, $250 or best offer. Also, Pro-Form treadmill, 390 PI with power incline, two years old, hardly used, $190 or best offer. 778-2469.

ANTIQUE UPRIGHT PIANO approximately 100 years old, excellent condition. Yours if you supply the professional mover. We may pay moving expense for a church or non-profit. Call Dan Dwye, 778-5411 from June 5-14, otherwise (513) 314-1300.

USED 1200-POUND Mantowoc ice machine with bin, good condition, works great, $1,650. Call Bill, 795-7411.

GIRL SCOUT COOKIES available at The Islander, assorted varieties, $3.50 box. All proceeds paid to local Girl Scout troop.

Fish tank: 150-gallon with hand-made oak cabinet, fully equipped, $1,000 or best offer. Call Bill, 795-7411.

BOOKS FOR SALE! Come visit Tingley Memorial Library, 111 Second St. N, Bradenton Beach and see our ongoing sale of books, magazines and puzzles. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-3pm. 779-1208.

CAR COVER: Toyota Supra, like new, $50. Call Bill, 795-7411.

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


BICYCLE RENTALS: Tour the Island by bike. Great weekly rates, includes helmet. Adults, $45/week; children, $25/week. 778-3441.

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, 9:30am-2pm; Saturday 9am-noon. Always 50 percent off sales rack. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 779-2733.

SPRING SALE Niki's Gifts and Antiques. All sterling jewelry 50 percent off, select gifts and antiques 25-70 percent off. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Open seven days. 779-0729.

HUGE MULTI-FAMILY garage sale: Friday, May 21, 7:30am. Antiques, furniture, collectibles. 9807 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria.



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.

GORGEOUS ADULT CATS and other pets for adoption at Southgate Animal Hospital. References checked. 922-0774.


1998 HONDA CIVIC: 81,000 miles, CD player, electric windows/locks, five-speed, cruise control, regularly maintained. Asking $5,900. 795-7047.

1990 GMC VANDURA van. Excellent workhorse or leisure van. Includes four captain's chairs and fold-out queen bed. $1,800. Call 778-8470.

1990 ECONOLINE 150 VAN, cold air conditioning, has towing package. Ready for travel. Runs great. $2,000, or best offer. 778-1102.


BOAT DETAILING: Interior and exterior. Does your boat need a good teak job or waxing? I can come to you. 724-0874.


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.


CHILD SITTER AND PET SITTER. Eighth-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.

BABYSITTER: RED CROSS babysitting and first-aid certified. Enjoys playing with kids. Call Alexandra, 778-5352.

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 778-0944.

PETSITTER, DOG WALKER, 12-year-old mother's helper, odd jobs. Call Kendall at 779-9783 or 779-9803.

BABYSITTER WITH EXPERIENCE and CPR license, 13 years old, friendly and responsible. 778-2469.


FINE ART & FRAMING Gallery and shop established in wealthy beach resort neighborhood for over a dozen years. Good lease available. Confidentiality agreement required for details. Only $90,000. 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.

DOMINO'S PIZZA: Now hiring delivery driver. Able to work until 1am for closes. Average pay $15-$18/hour with tips. Mileage paid nightly. Pre-employment drug test and good driving record a must. Apply 5604 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

GENERAL OFFICE: Filing, computer use, light accounts payable for Holmes Beach office. Good salary and benefits. Fax resume with salary requirements, (802) 988-4390.

RESTAURANT HELP: Duties consist of food preparation, front-counter, cashier and cleanup. Able to work flexible hours, 20-40/week, between 10am-10pm with some weekend required. 779-9100.

BOOKKEEPER Longboat Key office. Full time with benefits. RNS software experience preferred. Fax resume to 383-3798, or e-mail:

HELP WANTED: Part-time chef/sous chef and servers. Apply 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.


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.

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, 778-3620.

McEVOY PAINTING: Frank McEvoy owner. Interior and exterior work. Free estimates. Call 750-8467 or cell, 713-1208.

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

I DON'T CUT corners, I clean corners. Affordable, dependable cleaning. Chamberlain Professional Cleaning, 778-7770. 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.

TUTORING: Junior high honor student tutors all elementary grades during summer vacation. Hourly, daily or weekly in mathematics, reading, writing and science. Read-out-loud available upon request. Call 778-2469 after 5pm for schedule and prices.

IMPERIAL TRIM: Carpentry, interior trim, crown molding, chair rails, baseboards, doors, finish work. Doug Ewing, 737-9115.

CLEANING SERVICE: Residential or commercial. Daily, weekly, bi-weekly, move-ins, move-outs. Excellent references. Call 750-8366.

AUTO DETAILING by Island native. Only top-quality products including high powered shop-vac and buffer. Call about multi-wash packages. 724-0874.

DISCOVER PILATES: On-going class at Anna Maria Island Art League, 6-7pm Wednesdays, $8/class, drop-ins welcome. Call 778-2099 for information. Also at G.T. Bray Activity Center starting March 16. Call 742-5974 for information. Certified Pilates Instructor Preston Whaley Jr.

EYEDESIGN CREATIVE SERVICES. Specializing in business cards, flyers, postcards, rackcards, doorhangers, brochures, custom greeting cards, logos and design services. Phone us 778-2523.

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.

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

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

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


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.

AMERICA'S BEST LAWN Care Inc. Professional, affordable and insured. Free estimates. 224-1153.

SCOTT D'S LAWNCARE: Insured. Commercial and residential. Pressure washing. Get rid of cobwebs, surface dirt and mold. Clean decks and driveways. Call 812-2566.

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.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Quality lawn service, landscape cleanups, plantings, pruning, tree installation, shell, more. Insured, references, free estimates. 778-2335 or 284-1568.

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


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. $35/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 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.

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.

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.

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.

WALLS BEAUTIFIED. Drywall fixes, painting inside and out. Conscientious work. Call Drew Hudson, 812-5073.

SIDING AND SOFFIT at a great low price or convert your old screen room to an acrylic room - it looks like a glass room for thousands less! Call 713-SIDE. 

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.


CORTEZ COTTAGE, $950/month, $500/week. Also, Palm Island harborfront escape. Secluded Key West-style with dock. Access by ferry. Fishing, shelling, wildlife. $125/night, $800/week. Call 778-8168 or

SPRING, SUMMER. AUTUMN 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. Units are complete. Rates seasonally adjusted. $425-$975/week, $975-$2,975/month. (800) 977-0803 or 737-1121.

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:

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. Off season, $500/week $1,500/month. Call Ron, 795-2656.

VACATION RENTAL: 1BR/1BA duplex, three short blocks to beach. Phone, premium cable TV, microwave, washer/dryer, sleeps four. $1,800/month, $550/week. Call 807-5627 or e-mail:

BEACHFRONT: NORTH SHORE Drive, ground-level all-view home. Bean Point area. $3,500/month, $1,500/week. Call Tom, (559) 760-1331.

BEACHSIDE: NORTH SHORE Drive on the beach behind our house. Bean Point area. $2,500/month, $900/week. Call Tom, (559) 760-1331.

ANNA MARIA ANNUAL rental. 1BR/1BA with sun room apartment one block to Gulf and on Lake LaVista bayou. One person, nonsmoker, pet possible. Washer/dryer hookup in separate utility room. $795/month. Call 778-9158.

BAYFRONT ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA, tennis, pool, cable, water/sewer and trash included. Old Florida Realty Co., 778-3377, or Sharon 778-3730.

ANNUAL 3BR/2BA, washer/dryer hookup, $900/month; 1BR/1BA, $650/month; 2BR/1BA, washer/dryer hookup, carport, $850. No pets. Dolores Baker Realty, 778-7500.

RECENTLY REFURBISHED and nicely furnished 1BR/1BA ground-floor duplex with cheerful decor. Just three short blocks to the beach. Walking distance to shopping and restaurants in downtown Holmes Beach. Includes phone, premium cable, microwave, washer/dryer. Small pets OK. Available now and accepting reservations for 2005. Winter rates: $1,700/month, $550/week; summer rates: $500/week. E-mail: or call 807-5626.

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.

REDUCED RENTAL during next six months of beautifully furnished 3BR/2BA pool home near Perico Causeway. Call for details, Coastal Properties Realty, 753-8709.

ANNA MARIA DUPLEX 218-B Palmetto Ave. 2BR/2BA, furnished, washer/dryer, utilities, available 2005 season. $1,800/month. Call (813) 949-6891, Tampa.

WEEKLY/MONTHLY RENTALS: Condos/houses from $500/week; $1,500/month. Many Gulffront. Call SunCoast Real Estate, (800) 732-6434.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 2104 Ave. B, 1BR/1BA duplex, furnished, no pets, $700/month; 211 82nd St., 2BR/2BA duplex, pet OK, $995; 640 Broadway, Longboat Key, 3BR/2BA house, pet OK, $1,200/month; Perico Island, 2BR/2BA first-floor condo, pond view, pet OK, carport. Includes water, pest, cable, $1,100/month. SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202 or (800) 732-6434.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA, steps to beach, great neighborhood, Holmes Beach. First, last, security. $875/month. 778-5482.

WHITE MOUNTAINS New Hampshire: Escape the Florida heat and rent our lovely townhouse, 2BR/2.5BA, swimming pool, tennis court, near several golf courses, no pets, nonsmoking. Monthly rental only. $1,800/month. Call (978) 270-6051.

WATERFRONT 2BR/2BA villa with dock and great view. Furnished. June thru November $800-$1,000/month. 778-2100 or 224-6521.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA, elevated, washer/dryer hookups, storage, covered parking. No pets. $800/month. Call 778-0954.

VACATION RENTAL Seaside Gardens. Charming 3BR/2BA with all amenities. $2,000/month. Call Liz, (305) 387-0135.

STEPS TO BEACH Annual, unfurnished, 2BR/1BA with washer/dryer. Pets OK. $800/month. Call 778-0292.

HOLMES BEACH LARGE 2BR/2BA, den, laundry, steps to Gulf. $975/month plus electric. North Bradenton Beach, spacious 2BR/2BA, laundry, covered parking, bay views. $850/month, plus electric. 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

SANDPIPER MOBILE: 55-plus, turnkey 1BR/1BA, recently updated. Must see inside. Steps to beach. $550/month covers it all. Office 778-1140, owner (330) 686-8765.

PREVIOUS ANNA MARIA resident, veterinarian living in Orlando desires long-term rental of Gulffront room for periodic getaways. Call (407) 671-1183.

IMMACULATE HOLMES BEACH: Clean, updated, 1BR/1BA, new carpet, paint, appliances. Nonsmoking, no pets. First, last and deposit. Annual. $650/month, includes some utilities. Mature individual. 778-1544.

2BR ANNUAL RENTALS available now! Priced from $760-$950/month. Pets welcome! Don't miss out - move in specials. Call Island Real Estate, 778-6066.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA ground-level home with family room and two-car garage. Near beach in Bradenton Beach. Marina Pointe Realty Co., 779-0732.

ANNA MARIA BAYSIDE cottage across the beach from the city pier. 2BR/1BA. Summertime rates, weekly or monthly. Small pets OK. 778-0542.

ANNUAL 1BR/1BA duplex in Bradenton Beach. Clean, bright, quiet, steps to beach. $675/month, plus some utilities. First, last, security. No pets. Call (219) 322- 0149.

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

SERENE SPACIOUS POOL home 4BR/2BA (2,300 sf) in historic village. Two separate master and guest bedroom wings, great for shared rental! Half-block from bay with public boat dock and charming restaurants and across from the best Longboat Key Gulf beach. Pool and lawn, deluxe barbeque provided. $2,800/month, furnished if desired. Children and pets welcome! 387-1387.

LONGBOAT KEY NORTH END: Furnished 2BR/1BA house. Flexible lease, $1,200/month. Real Estate Mart, 756-1090.

ANNUAL RENTALS! Island townhome, 2BR/2.5BA, across from beach with pool, $1,300/month; 3BR/1BA canal home with garage and dock, $1,200/month; 1BR/1BA San Remo condo with dock, $800/month; 2BR/2BA elevated Island duplex, $750/month. Call Cristin Curl, Wagner Realty, 778-2246.

2BR/2BA TOWNHOUSE: Turnkey furnished, pool, boatslip. $550/week. Real Estate Mart, 756-1090.

ANNUAL RENTAL 3BR/2BA home with garage in Holmes Beach. No pets. Call 778-7039.

ANNUAL RENTALS 2BR/1BA house, one block to beach, $1,100/month; 3BR/2BA, pool, hot tub, one block to beach, $2,000/month. RE/MAX Excellence, Debbie Thrasher 518-7738, or e-mail:

VACATION RENTAL: Charming 1BR/1BA, fully furnished, across from white sandy beach. Call 809-3714.

SEASONAL RENTALS Anna Maria Island and Lido Key. Call Deborah Thrasher, RE/MAX Excellence, 518-7738 or e-mail

FURNISHED UPDATED 1BR/1BA. Clean, nonsmoking, no pets. First, last, one month security. $600/month. Mature individual. 778-6511.

118 52ND ST., Holmes Beach, townhouse, 500 feet from the beach. Annual rental, 2BR/1.5BA, all new appliances, completely remodeled. $1,150/month. (330) 757-7670.

BRADENTON BEACH/CORTEZ area: Spacious 1BR/1BA, fully furnished, resort style. Utilities, cable included. Shared laundry room. $950/month. First, last, security. 761-2725.

RENTAL HOME: Remodeled, two blocks to beach, 3BR/2BA, spacious with fireplace, pool and outside spa, two porches, front and back, completely private, fence. Available immediately, must see. Call 773-0975.

ANNUAL BRADENTON BEACH 2BR/2BA, new carpet. Carport and storage. One block from beach, glimpse of Gulf. 625-2889 or 276-2011.

VACATION RENTAL: Holmes Beach canalfront, 2BR/2BA, fully furnished. Garage, laundry, dock many extras. $750/week; $2,000/month. Call (813) 286-9814.

500 SF STUDIO apartment, 100 feet to bay. Full kitchen. $595/month, includes some utilities. First, last, security. Available June 1. 383-7992.

2BR/1BA UNIT in Holmes Beach. Short walk to beach. Newly refurbished, central heat/air conditioning, some utilities included. Nonsmoking. $700/month, first, last, security. References required. Call 778-1193.

SPACIOUS NEW 2BR/2BA villa, one-car garage, pool, screened porch, close to beach, shopping. $990/month. Call 730-4190.

SUMMER/FALL DISCOUNTS: Reserve your place in paradise today! Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304. 

ANNA MARIA GULFFRONT vacation rental. Spacious 2BR apartment, enclosed porch private patio, sundeck, tropical beach setting, garage, immaculate. 778-3143.

POINTE WEST VILLA 2BR/2BA, pet OK, $900/month. Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

ANNUAL RENTAL Direct Gulfview, 1BR/1BA elevated apartment, covered parking, $670/month. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 778-2307.

WHY RENT? Own a Gulffront time share for just $2,000! Call 778-6667, ext. 205, May 15-28 only, or call 747-0371 anytime.


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.

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

ALL THE BEAUTY of the Island just across the Cortez Bridge. Palma Sola bayfront and near Cortez Village. Two story, 4BR/2BA with canal, dock and boathouse. Million-dollar views can be had for $639,000. 794-3010 or 374-0528.

LAGUNA YACHT VILLAGE: Tranquil waterfront community offers everything you've been looking for. Deep-water boat docks, short walk to gorgeous beaches, tropical setting and carefree living. Two brand new quality built homes with spacious floor plans and many upgrades starting at $638,500 and three homesites starting at $240,000. Call Tina Rudek or Mike Migone of Wedebrock Real Estate, 383-5543.

NORTH END 2BR/2BA near Gulf beach. Sun deck, screened porch, working fireplace, solar. $490,000. Call 778-2665.

WANTED: 2BR cottage on Anna Maria with room to expand, quiet street. Jay White, (952) 925-0616 or

DOH is what Homer Simpson said when asked if this home was a great buy. Come on by and see why. 509 59th St., Holmes Beach. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

HOLMES BEACH tropical paradise. Two fully furnished 2BR/2BA attached homes. Lush landscaped pools and Jacuzzi. Outdoor kitchen dining and living room. Owner/Broker, 778-4441.

PERICO BAY CLUB: Largest villa beautifully updated and furnished. Den, 2BR/2BA, two-car garage. Asking $339,000. Call Marilyn Trevethan direct, 792-8477, Realtor with Island Real Estate.

KEY ROYALE CANALFRONT 3BR/2BA with dock, davits and in-ground, caged, solar-heated pool. Recent upgrades include appliances, air conditioning and water heater. Barrel-tile roof. $650,000. Contact New Concepts Properties, 792-9314.

ALL UNREASONABLE OFFERS refused! That's right - for the right offer you can buy this wonderful 2BR/2BA, single-car garage canalfront home. Located in Holmes Beach with bay views. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

INVESTOR WANTED: Lease back canalfront home! Appraised at $645,000, will sell at $600,000 and lease back for one to two years. For more information, call builder, Pete, 812-9593.

THE SEA OATS Bradenton Beach. Townhouses and villas for sale at pre-construction prices. Contact Jane or Dave Guy, 284-5469 or 284-5461.

ANNA MARIA BEACH/BAYFRONT: Two homes on one lot. White sand beach. $1,699,000. Also, available for rent. Gabe Buky, Coldwell Banker, 374-5772.

BAYVIEWS with room to expand. Come with this 2BR/2BA canalfront home. Single-story, one-car garage. 1,764 sf. Mature landscaping. Half-block to Holmes Beach city park, city hall, library complex. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.


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