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Date of Issue: March 30, 2005

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, June 30, 2004


EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

GE REFRIGERATOR: 23.6 cubic feet, white, side-by-side, new condenser, warranty good through June 2005. $400 or best offer. 778-4663.

KING-SIZE BRASS headboard, $65; round kitchenette table, two chairs, $70; microwave, $60; toaster oven, $20; four small lamps, $5 each. 794-8049.

MOVING SALE: Sofa bed, $150; roll-top desk with chair, $125; beige recliner chair, $100; square mirror, $25. Call 358-6060 or 350-3312.

RATTAN ROCKER and ottoman beige cushion. Excellent condition. $75. 778-4432.

CAMERAS: MINOLTA XE one with lens, $35; new X370 in box, $100; Maxuum 7000, used twice, case, four lenses, $300. 798-8342.

KIDS JUMBO SWING set. Two swings, rings, slide, clubhouse. Must sell. Will help move. $200. 730-9622.

CEDAR CHEST: 90-plus years old. Good condition, $125. 798-8342.

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.


EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

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

CALLING ALL ARTISTS: Restless Natives gallery looking for original artwork in all mediums for consignment.   Stop by 5314 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, or call Amy 779 2624.

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. Half-price sales rack. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 779-2733.

REMODELING SALE - Friday-Saturday July 2-3 - 8am-? Stove with hood, refrigerator, cabinets, ceiling fans, lots of miscellaneous. 308-A 57th St., Holmes Beach.

YARD SALE FRIDAY, Saturday, July 2-3, 8am-noon. Household goods, wrought-iron bench. 600 block of Gladiolus. Anna Maria.

FLEA MARKET SUNDAY, July 7, 9am-4pm at Niki's Gift and Antique Mall parking lot, 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Tons of antiques, collectibles, jewelry and fun stuff.


FOUND: WOMAN'S TIMEX watch in Bradenton Beach. Call, 778-5476.


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.

ADOPT: PIT BULL/BOXER mix puppies, male and female. Ready for adoption. Please call 922-0774.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

ADULT CATS in desperate need of loving homes. All are current on vaccines. All applicants screened. Please call 922-0774.


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


MODULAR FLOATING DOCK systems: Custom drive-on docking solutions by Versa Dock. Maintenance free, 20-year warranty. (941) 685-7648, Anna Maria area.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

BOAT SLIP for rent. Deep water, north end of Anna Maria, easy Gulf access. 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.


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.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

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.

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.


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.

SEARCHING FOR a professional to work in a busy real estate office. Data entry, bill paying, reservations. Call 778-7244, or fax resume to 778-2769.

EXTRA HOLIDAY CASH: Servers and cleaners for events July 3 in Anna Maria. Experience, references required. $20/hour, four-hour minimum. 981-0121. .

SALES ASSOCIATES NEEDED, fast paced office in prime location. No fees, great splits. Call Jesse or Robin, 778-7244.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER: Advertising layout and design for weekly newspaper, some Web site production. Knowledge of advertising design and layout with a strong understanding of typography, composition and copy writing. Qualifications include proficiency in PhotoShop; knowledge of Illustrator/PageMaker/Acrobat a plus. Minimum one-year experience required and associate's degree or technical school certificate preferred. Resumes: e-mail, fax 778-9392, or mail/deliver to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

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.

BAREFOOT ESTATE MANAGEMENT: Weekly maid service, deep-cleaning service, vacation rental cleaning, departure cleaning, carpets, tile, grout. Servicing private homes, condos, rentals, seasonal homes and commercial properties. Bonded/Insured. Free estimates. 761-3000.

IN-HOME TUTORING: Experienced certified teacher. Summer and after school tutoring available for K-12. Call Raya, 224-0229.

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

HANDYMAN SERVICES Scott Fulton, owner, Island resident. "Get the job done right." Free estimate, many references. 713-1907 cell, 778-4192 home.

DUMP TRAILER FOR rent for yard trash or construction. Call 778-5551.

PIANO LESSONS with a teacher who makes a difference. Call Janet, 756-4951.

EXPERT CERAMIC TILE installation. Prompt and reliable service, reasonable rates, excellent references. If quality counts, call David, 792-2552.

I CAN RUN errands for you! Do your shopping, laundry, pet/house sitting or miscellaneous office/computer work. I have excellent references. Reasonable rates! Call 778-1072.

SUMMER PILATES and Yoga: Classes held at Anna Maria Art League. Pilates on Monday, 9-10am; Yoga on Friday, 9-10:15am. Beginning to intermediate level. $6 per class. Drop-ins welcome. Call Preston Whaley Jr., certified Pilates instructor, at 778-3996 for more information.

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.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

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.

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

BAREFOOT LAWNS & GARDENS: Providing the total TLC for your landscape requirements. Lawns, trees, shrubs and gardens. Design, installation and service. Call 761-3000 for free consultation.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

BRADENTON TROPICAL LAWN and garden. Specializing in landscaping lawns, decks, entryways, butterfly gardens, ponds. Also, year-round maintenance. 795-2877.

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

YARD SERVICE. Reasonable, fast. Trees and hedges trimmed. One-time cut or monthly service available. Call for free estimate. Bobby, 812-3884


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.

COCONUTS PALMS: 4-foot of clear wood and 15-foot overall height, installed for only $300. Many other palms available at discount prices. Give your property curb appeal! Chris 266-7500.


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.

CUSTOM RENOVATION/RESTORATION expert. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Member of Better Business Bureau. 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.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.  

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.

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

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

METRO HOME SUPPLY Inc.: Door and window repairs, vinyl soffit/siding, water filtration. Call (941) 359-3799.

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.


SUMMER, AUTUMN, WINTER 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.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

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.

BAYFRONT ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA, tennis, pool, cable, water/sewer and trash included. Old Florida Realty Co., 778-3377, or Sharon 778-3730. BEACHSIDE: NORTH SHORE Drive on the beach behind our house. Bean Point area. $2,500/month, $900/week. Call Tom, (559) 760-1331.

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.

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

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

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

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

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

POOL HOME AVAILABLE for vacation let. Near Holmes Beach, 3BR/2BA with all amenities. Please contact, 753-8709, ext. 2.

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

ANNUAL DUPLEX RENTAL 2BR/2BA, Florida room, carport, $950; 2BR/1BA, carport, $750/month; 2BR/2BA, $750/month; 1BR/1BA, $650/month. Dolores M. Baker Real Estate, 778-7500.

ANNA MARIA: 200 feet to Rod & Reel Pier, ground-floor, 2BR/1BA, fully furnished, washer/dryer, all amenities, utilities included. $500/week-$1,200/month. 387-8610.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/2BA, gorgeous pool home with hot tub, close to beach with boat slip. $1,800/month. Call Deborah Thrasher, 518-7738, Keller Williams Realty. E-mail:

NEW LISTING: 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, $2,500/month; annual $1,500/month. Call (941) 721-1784.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.  

ANNUAL RENTALS: 6404 Holmes Blvd., 1BR/1BA duplex, $900/month; 205 Haverkos, 1BR/1BA duplex, no pet, $750/month; 2104 Avenue B, 1BR/1BA duplex, furnished, no pet, $700/month or unfurnished $650/month; Perico Bay Club, 2BR/2BA villa, garage, $1,100/month; Bay Hollow, 2BR/2BA, furnished or unfurnished, boat dock, pet OK, $1,500/month; Perico Island, 2BR/2BA condo, first-floor, pond view, pet OK, carport, includes water/pest/cable TV, $1000/month. SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202,  

WATERFRONT DUPLEX 3BR/2BA on Intracoastal in Bradenton Beach. Dock, davits, steps to beach, pet yard, washer/dryer, storage shed. Annual $1,100/month. (727) 784-3679.

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

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL 2BR/2BA, close to beach, 1,100 sf, den, laundry, porch. $950/month. Call (585) 473-9361.

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

ANNUAL ISLAND RENTALS: 1BR/1BA duplex, close to beach, remodeled; 2BR/1BA duplex, very nice with convenient location. Smith Realtors, 778-0770.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA new apartment, close to beach. $900/month, security deposit required, includes utilities. Call 792-6029 or 545-6118.

NEW SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA villa, one-car garage, screened porch, pool, five minutes to beach. $800/month. 544-1130.

1BR APARTMENT UNFURNISHED, utilities included, $700/month. Sandpiper Mobile Resort, Bradenton Beach, age 55-plus community. Call 778-1140.

FOURTH OF JULY vacancy! Steps to beach. Furnished 1BR on Anna Maria Island with cable, washer/dryer, microwave, telephone. $475/week, plus tax. $1,495/month. 778-1098.

ANNUAL KEY WEST-style custom 3BR/2.5BA, ceramic floors, oak stairs, greatroom with fireplace, French doors, 2,000 sf living area and large screened deck. 794-9921 or 773-6581. $2,200/month.

ANNUAL: BRAND NEW Heron's Watch, 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, ten minutes to beaches. $1,300/month. T. Dolly Young Real Estate, 794-9921 or 773-6581.

ROOM FOR RENT: Clean, responsible, nonsmoker to share 2BR/1BA apartment near beaches (off Island). $425, plus utilities. 792-1424.

SEASONAL AND ANNUAL rentals available now! Coral Shore canalfront home 3BR/2.5BA, $1,700/month; Cortez canalfront home 2BR/1.5BA, $1,350/month; Island townhouse with pool 2BR/2.5BA, $1,300/month; Perico Bay Club Condo, 2BR/2BA, $950/month. Cristin Curl, Wagner Realty, 778-2246.

ANNUAL 3BR/2BA: Very nice elevated home with dock, washer/ dryer, two-car garage, fenced yard, and more. Holmes Beach. Marina Pointe Realty Company. 779-0732

HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/2.5BA. Unfurnished home for rent at 501 67th St. 725-4488.

FURNISHED 1BR/1BA. Nonsmoking, no pets, first, last, security. $550/month 778-6511.

ANNUAL RENTALS: Walk to Gulf. We love your pets! 2BR/1BA home $925/month. 3BR/2BA home $1,000/month. Call Island Real Estate for great move-in specials, 778-6066.

HOLMES BEACH: Annual efficiency apartment, no pets. 778-7039.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA apartment, one short block to beach. Anna Maria, no pets. On Lake Marcia. $775/month. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 778-2307.

HOT NEW LISTINGS! Reserve your place in paradise today! Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

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


HARBOUR LANDINGS: Lot and dock. Beautiful 12,100 sq.ft. homesite offered by owner/Realtor. Gated community in Cortez. $287,500 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.

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.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.  

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

VILLAGE GREEN: 4BR/2BA great family home. Ceramic tile, split plan, lanai, fenced yard, beautiful landscaping, two-car garage. Call Helen White, SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202.

BEAUTIFUL MOBILE HOME for sale on Bradenton Beach. Steps to Gulf waters, water view, lanai, deck and renovated. Own a piece of the Island. 55-plus community. Great for weekend getaways, seasonal rental income. $149,000 with share. 782-1130 or (941) 224-3710.

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.

SUNBOW BAY UNIT 2BR/2BA, partially furnished, bayside with pool and tennis. Offered at $269,900. Call Deborah Thrasher, Keller Williams Realty, 518-7738.

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.

EARLY CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: Please place ads by noon Friday, July 2 for the Wednesday, July 7 publication.

730 HOLLY, north end, near Gulf beach, fireplace, screened porch, sundeck, room for pool. 2BR/2BA. $496,000. 778-2665.

BRADENTON BEACH motel for sale. 1/3 acre. $2,250,000. Principals only, please. 725-2836.


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