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Date of Issue: July 21, 2005

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July 20 2005


TV WALL MOUNT: Hammacher Schlemmer television wall mount. Holds up to 27-inch TV. Swivels 90° left or right, tilts 10° forward. Includes wall mount brackets and safety strap. $25. (941) 778-1102.

KENMORE GAS Dryer, super capacity, new, white. $250. (941) 779-1165, after 7pm or 755-7275, leave message.

MAPLE ARMOIRE: 76 by 48 by 24 inch. Excellent condition. New $1,200, asking $595. (941) 779-0021.

LONGBOAT KEY HISTORY "From Calusas to Condominiums" by Ralph B. Hunter. Signed copies available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. (941) 778-7978.

FREE DELIVERY to your home or condo: Shrimp, crabs, native fish. Prompt delivery to your door. Call James Lee, (941) 795-1112 or 704-8421.


REWARD FOR information in the Waterfront Restaurant arson fire: Call the State Fire Marshal, Bureau of Fire & Arson Investigations in Tampa, (813) 890-1904.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND SCREENSAVER! Experience the Island on your computer desktop. Available at The Islander, or purchase online or order by mail. $12 PC or $15 Mac.

BUTTERFLY PARK BENEFIT: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $40. Three lines, $50. Pick up form at The Islander or call (941) 518-4431 for more information.

FREE GUN LOCK. Yes, free. Just for the asking. Courtesy of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Free at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.


ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open Tuesday, Thursday 9:30am-2pm; Saturday 9am-noon. Dollar clearance racks. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. (941) 779-2733.

SALE: NIKI'S GIFTS & ANTIQUES. Weekly specials: shell, abalone, glass, turquoise, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, 50-60 percent off; all sterling jewelry, 50-percent off; collectibles, bone china cups and saucers; 25-percent off select gifts, antiques, art, vintage jewelry; storewide, 40-50-percent off. Open seven days 9:30am-5pm. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. (941) 779-0729


LEFT BEHIND: BLUE crate filled with birthday gift bags. Left at parade prep area, Coquina Beach, July 4, 10am. Debbie, (941) 778-0268.

FOUND: NOKIA CELL phone near 63rd Street boat ramp. Call (941) 778-1102.

FOUND: SPRINGER SPANIEL, male. Holmes Beach. (941) 720-0913.


CRITTER SITTER nine years in pet care. 24 years as an Island resident. Lots of TLC for your beloved pets with in-home visits. (941) 778-6000.

FOSTER 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.


1998 CHEVROLET Camaro. Runs good, cold air. $1,900. (941) 518-5936.


STEAL PEARSON-26: 1973 sail cruiser. Excellent hull, clean deck and cabin. 9.9 Mercury. Honest seller must move far west. $2,900. (941) 713-4946.

27-FOOT CARVER twin 190-hp Mercruiser. Runs great, good for fishing, Ceranfield, air conditioning, water heater, shower, head, new batteries, stereo and much more! $10,000, or best offer. (941) 778-1565.

22-FOOT ANGLER: Center console, older model, great hull. $2,500. (941) 778-5900.

SAILBOATS FOR SALE: 13-foot Sunfish , $250; 11-foot Mini-Sunfish, $600; 13-foot Zuma, $1,200; 17-foot Daysailor with new 3.5- hp motor, $1,400; 25-foot Catalina, $6,800). All located on Anna Maria. (941) 778-0542.

1974/1995 28-PLUS-foot Winner hardtop custom cabin cruiser. Sleeps six comfortably, full head. 320-plus mile range. Fish & Cruise. radar, loran, Furuno fish finder, VHF, autopilot, hailer. 11.5-foot beam. Livewell, fresh and saltwater wash down. Crusader 454/350 FWC. $30,000.00 firm. (941) 920-7249.

2002 SEA RAY 182 Bowrider, like new! 18 foot, 6 inches. 190-hp stern drive, seats seven, tons of fun! Call (941) 778-6234, or e-mail $12,900 or best offer.


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. (941) 723-1107.


CHILD SITTER AND PET SITTER. Ninth-grade male looking for a job. Available after school and weekends. Zachary, (941) 779-9783.

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 (941) 778-0944.

BABYSITTER: Responsible 10th-grader, great with kids, first-aid certified. Charlotte, (941) 756 5496.

NEED A BABYSITTER? Call Felicia, (941) 761-1569. Red Cross certified.

NEED A BREAK? Red Cross certified sitter. Previously head of church nursery. Call Elyse, (941) 779-2610.

BABY-SITTER/PET-SITTER: Responsible, Red Cross certified, 14 and 19 years old. Experienced with kids and pets. Island references. Hilary or Natalie, (941) 778-5181.

C&P: KIDS 4 Hire. Bathe, walk, sit your pet; weed, water, sweep your garden; provide light housework. $5/hour. Monday, Wednesday, Friday. (941) 778-1147.

SANDBAGS DELIVERED: Be prepared. Local teen will make and deliver sandbags to your Island residence. Spencer, (941) 778-0944 to order.

WANT AN IRISH baby-sitter? Gemma, responsible, experienced 15-year old. Red Cross babysitting and first-aid certified. (941) 447-9657.


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.

ALL POSITIONS: Café on the Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Apply in person.

PART-TIME WEEKEND office receptionist for area motel. Call Janet, (941) 778-2780.

FRONT-DESK POSITION for busy electrical contracting company. Scheduling and dispatching experience required. Heavy phone work, multi-tasking. Call (941) 778-4454.

HOUSEKEEPER: 18-unit hotel. Must speak English, have own transportation, weekends a must. (941) 778-1010, ext. 0.

ACTIVITIES COUNSELOR: develop and instruct children in after-school activities designed to promote social, physical and intellectual growth for children in grades K-5. Ideal candidates enrolled in education degree program or willing to obtain 40-hour DCF childcare certification, first aid/CPR certified. Valid CDL a plus. Part-time Monday-Friday, 1:30-6pm. Pays between $7.50-$13.50/hour depending upon experience. Full-time available with office responsibilities. E-mail resume,

EXPERIENCED, KIND, mature childcare provider needed to come to our home. Please call for more information, (941) 792-3261.

BEFORE SCHOOL COUNSELOR: Earn $75/week, Monday-Friday, 7-8:30am. Develop and instruct children in before school activities designed to promote social, physical and intellectual growth. Outgoing individual with a passion for youth education and development. E-mail resume,

ELECTRICIAN: ESTABLISHED SERVICE-oriented company. Must be able to troubleshoot. Minimum five years experience in the trade. Certification a plus. Vacation and health benefits. Call (941) 778-1999.

WANTED: ROADIE/soundperson for local, popular, busy band. Ambitious, responsible, valid drivers license. Will train. (941) 778-1086.

BUSY CONTINENTAL RESTAURANT hiring full- or part-time servers for lunch, Sunday brunch and dinner. Wednesday-Sunday. Apply at 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, or call (941) 778-5320.

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

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Tingley Memorial Library. Duties include checking books in/out, reshelving, and generally assisting library patrons. Call Eveann Adams, (941) 779-1208.


GIFT SHOP: Great mom-and-pop opportunity in outstanding resort area. Good location, good lease. Just $238,000, including inventory. Confidentiality agreement required for details. Longview Realty, (941) 383-6112.



MAN WITH SHOVEL Plantings, natives, patio gardens, trimming, clean-up, edgings, maintenance. Hard-working and responsible. Excellent references. Edward (941) 778-3222.

LET US DRIVE YOU! Shopping, medical appointments, airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Sunshine Car Service. Serving the Islands. (941) 778-5476.

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

ISLAND PRESSURE CLEANING for great results, wash away mildew, dirt, salt. Thorough, reasonable, reliable. Free estimates, licensed, insured. (941) 778-0944.

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, (941) 778-3620.

CALL DAN'S RESCREEN for your free estimate today. Affordable rates, quality work guaranteed. Pool cages, lanais, windows, doors. Call (941) 713-5333.

TOM'S WINDOWS: Door and window repair/replacement. Plus, get your hurricane panels now! Cut, primed and installed with easy-mount fasteners. $85/sheet, first story. (941) 730-1399. E-mail

SCOTT'S HELPING HANDS: Odd jobs, honey-do list, clean up, packing and moving, light hauling, hang pictures. How may I help you? Scott, (941) 538-0664.

IMMACULATE CLEANING, detailing and decorating. Call Sandy for unbeatable service! Residential or commercial. (941) 798-9484.

COMPUTER WIZ: Acquisition, installation, training, support. For investor, small business and families. Many years experience. Call Greg, (941) 704-0667.

PHOTOGRAPHER: Kelley Ragan. Quality portraits, weddings, beach photography, babies, even pets! Reasonable. (941) 447-8892.

MUSIC LESSONS! Flute, saxophone, clarinet. Beginning to advanced. Contact Koko Ray, (941) 792-0160.

MURALIST, Mark Burdette. Custom murals, interior or exterior, landscapes and more. (941) 447-9637.

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. RA005052.

ANYONE CAN TAKE a picture. A professional creates a portrait. I want to be at your wedding! (941) 778-2711.

NADIA'S EUROSAGE Relaxing, healing massage in the comfort of your home. Call today for an appointment, (941) 795-0887. MA#0017550.

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

AUTO DETAILING BY HAND Spotless inside and out. I can save you time and money. Island resident, references. For pricing, call (941) 713-5967.

MASTER YOUR Computer! No school, book or person can teach as much or fast as this retired computer teacher. Repairs. (941) 383-5372.


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. If it is broken, we can fix it. Free estimates. Senior discount. Call (941) 778-2581 or 962-6238.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Quality lawn and landscape maintenance. Great rates. Excellent Island references. Also planting and landscapes. Call (941) 778-2335 or 284-1568.

JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call (941) 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. (941) 778-4441.

SHELL DELIVERED and spread. $35/yard. Hauling: all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at (941) 795-7775, "shell phone" (941) 720-0770.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE Lawn Service. Mulch, clean-ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. City of Anna Maria resident. Cell (941) 448-3857.

NATURE'S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30-years experience. (941) 729-9381.

STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE: Installs, clean-ups, shell, rock, palms, aquascapes, tree work. Truck for hire, move anything. Shark Mark (941) 727-5066.


VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, (941) 795-5100.

JOE UNGVARSKY CONSTRUCTION Remodeling contractors. In-house plan designs. State licensed and insured. Many Island references. (941) 778-2993. License #CRC 035261.

INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR PAINTING free estimates. 35-year Island resident. Call Jim Bickal at (941) 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) (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.

ROOFING REPAIRS and replacements. Remodeling, repairs, additions, screen rooms, kitchens, baths. Free estimates. License #CGC061519, #CCC057977, #PE0020374. Insured. Accepting MasterCard/Visa. (941) 720-0794.

CUSTOM RENOVATION/RESTORATION expert. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Member of Better Business Bureau. Paul Beauregard, (941) 779-2294.

KEN & TINA DBA Griffin's Home Improvements Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, (941) 748-4711.

TILE, CARPET, LAMINATE supplied and installed. Why pay retail? Island resident, many references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. (941) 792-1367, or 726-1802.

MORENO MARBLE & TILE Installation and restoration. Quality work. Over 20 years experience. Insured. Call Javier at (941) 685-5163 or 795-6615.

JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing and tree trimming. Call (941) 778-6170 or 447-2198.

HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICE: Bill MacCaughern. Repairs, renovations, kitchens, bathrooms, decks. Masonry, tile, painting. 30 years experience. Yes, I do show up! (941) 778-3904.

INTERIOR SURFACE RENOVATION: Drywall repairs, hand and spray texturing, acoustic ceilings, painting, tiling and shower doors. Clean, honest, reliable. Free estimate. Credit cards accepted. F.A.W. Remodeling, (941) 586-4695.

RANDY'S REMODELING SERVICE: Demo, carpentry, installation, windows, drywall, finishing, texture, doors. Call (941) 320-2506 or 778-0540.

HOME IMPROVEMENT: Repair, painting, tile. Local references. 25 years experience. Call John at (941) 778-3713.

WINDOW SHADES, BLINDS, shutters and more. Lifetime warranty. Call Keith Barnett for a free in-home consultation. Island references, 15 years experience. (941) 778-3526 or 730-0516.


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

POOL HOME AVAILABLE for vacation let. Near Holmes Beach, 3BR/2BA with all amenities. Managed by Coastal Properties Realty, (941) 794-1515.

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. $1,600/weekly or $6,000/monthly. Call 713-0034 or e-mail:

WEEKLY RENTALS: SAN Remo condo, 1BR/1BA, $500/week; Alecassandra villa, 1BR/1BA, $700/week; island duplex, 2BR, $800/week; Northwest Bradenton home, 3BR/3BA, $950/week; Gulffront cottage, 2BR, $1,000/week; Bradenton Beach Club, 2BR/2BA, $1,400/week. Please call Cristin Curl at Wagner Realty, (941) 778-2246.

GULFFRONT CONDOS: 3BR/2BA, 2BR/2BA, 1BR/1BA with breathtaking sunsets. Pools, Jacuzzi, walk to shops and restaurants. Available weekly, monthly, seasonal. (901) 301-8299 or e-mail

MARINERS COVE: Annual unfurnished 3BR/2.5BA bayfront unit with fabulous views and 2,158 sf of living area. Gated community with heated pool, tennis, elevator and protected deep-water boat dock. Call Dave Moynihan, Realtor/owner, (941) 778-2246 or 720-0089.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA ELEVATED duplex in Holmes Beach, one block from beach. $950/month plus utilities, no pets. First, last month, plus security. References. Call Ed, (860) 227-5142.

SPACIOUS ISLAND VILLA: 2BR/2BA split plan with Florida room, garage and laundry. 1,300-plus sf. Fruit trees, walk to White Avenue beach. Annual, $1,275/month. Unfurnished. (941) 745-0959 or 778-1589.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH 3BR/2BA home with large boat dock on canal. Walk to beach. (941) 545-6118.

BRADENTON BEACH duplex on Intracoastal water. Dock davits, laundry, modern with all appliances. First, last, security. Annual $1,100/month. (727) 784-3679.

WANTED: WINTER seasonal rental. Prefer pool, dock and garage. (715) 747-3111.

WE ARE BOOKING rentals for 2006. Wide variety of condos and houses starting at $1,500/month. Annual rental; Ironwood, 2BR/2BA condo on golf course, $1,000/month; Sandy Pointe, 2BR/2BA, furnished, pool, seven-month rental, $1,100. SunCoast Real Estate, (941) 779-0202.

ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA, Anna Maria, washer/dryer hookup, newly remodeled, steps to beach, shopping and restaurants. Available July 15. $950/month. (941) 778-5482.

ANNUAL CONDOS: BAYVIEW Terrace. Pool on bay, one block to beach, ground level. Nonsmoking, no pets. 1BR $900/month, and 2BR $1,200/month. (941) 752-1737.

1BR/1BA DOWNTOWN Sarasota, theater district. Palm Avenue, Francis Carleton. Annual. $1,300/month including water, cable, washer/dryer. (941) 685-8108.

SEASONAL HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA ground-level duplex. Completely furnished. One house from Gulf. No pets, nonsmoking. (813) 689-0925, or e-mail

FOR RENT: ANNA Maria Island Club on the beachfront. 2BR/2BA fully furnished and equipped. Rent anytime. E-mail (317) 873-3307.

SANDPIPER MOBILE 55-plus, 2BR/1BA annual $750/month, seasonal $1,400/month; 1BR/1BA annual $650/month, seasonal $1,200/month. Nonsmoking. Clubhouse, laundry, steps to beach. (941) 778-3051 or (775) 338-9492.

VACATION WATERFRONT rental: 1BR and 2BR home, best location, dock, beach, walk to park, like new. (941) 779-9074. E-mail:

BAYFRONT SOUTHWEST Bradenton: 2BR/2BA condo, boat dock available, spacious new interior, pool, tennis. $1,350/month. Available as four-month minimum to annual. (941) 650-4197.

VACATION RENTALS: 2BR apartments across from beautiful beach, $375 to $500/week. Winter and spring dates available. Almost Beach Apartments, (941) 778-2374.

2BR/1BA BEACH HOUSE: 100 yards to beach. $475/week. (949) 813-4900.

SEASIDE BUNGALOW: Summer rates $1,800/month, $500/week. One short block to Anna Maria City Pier. Very cute! 2BR/1BA, pet friendly. Call Maureen (941) 778-0542 or 730-0587 for more information.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 1BR/1BA Holmes Beach, $665/month; 2BR/2BA Gulffront condo, $2,000/month; new 2BR/2BA riverfront condo, $1,300/month. Call Fran Maxon Real Estate, (941) 778-2307 for details.

THE "CASTLE ON Beach Avenue" Anna Maria. Elegant 4BR/3BA French Normandy home, two houses from beach on quiet street. Available now through May 2006. Inquire (941) 794-8202.

VACATION RENTALS in the Village of Cortez. Adorable 2BR updated apartments in a very quiet setting. Walk and bicycle the 75 acres of preservation trails around the village. Stroll to great local fish restaurants and still only one mile to the beach! Well behaved pets allowed. Call Maureen (941) 778-0542 or 730-0587 for more information.

DIRECT GULFFRONT BEACH: Anna Maria vacation apartments. Choice 1BR, 2BR and 3BR, fully equipped, tropical, private with porches, sundeck and laundry. (941) 778-3143.

ANNUAL BEACHFRONT: 2BR/1BA Shell Cove condo. Tile, updated, unfurnished. Immediate occupancy. $1,200/month. Mt. Vernon Property Management. Bonnie Bissett, (941) 957-4677, ext. 259.

PALMA SOLA: one block from bay. 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, screened pool, large lanai. Modern kitchen. 1,645 sf. Nonsmoking, no pets. $1,600/month. (941) 778-3051 or (775) 338-9492.

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

VACATION RENTAL: Runaway Bay, 1BR, sleeps four. Pool, tennis, golf clubs, rackets, fishing poles. Through Nov. 30, $600/week. (941) 778-9378.

PERICO BAY CLUB: Annual rental, 2BR/2BA, first-floor condo with lovely pond view. Very reasonable. (941) 792-8737.

HOLMES BEACH: FURNISHED 1BR/1BA, walk to beach and shops. Three to six months, $750/month, including most utilities. No pets, nonsmoking. (703) 790-0077.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 1BR/1BA upstairs apartment, $525/month; 1BR/1BA ground-level apartment, $850/month; 2BR/2BA home, unfurnished on canal. Call Betsy Hills Real Estate, P.A., (941) 778-2291 or e-mail:
1,200 SF DUPLEX: 2BR/1.5BA, pool, large kitchen, porch, fenced yard. Small pet maybe. August 1-January 1. $900/month. 206 82nd Street, Holmes Beach. (941) 778-3104 or 504-1330.

GULFVIEW RESORT MOBILE home: 1BR/1BA recently remodeled, 55-plus. $850/month. (941) 962-4933.

DIRECT GULFFRONT HOME: Elevated 2BR/1BA with pristine beach right out your back door. $1,900/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

OH SO CLOSE to the beach! 2BR/2BA very private with vaulted ceilings, wood beams. Water and basic cable included for $1,000/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

SIT AND WATCH the dolphins play as the sun sets! Bayfront condo 2BR/2BA with gated community and pool. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN Sarasota: Unfurnished 1BR/1BA apartment. $650/month for six month lease. References, first, last and deposit. Call Jackie, (941) 929-7165.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2404 Avenue B. 1BR/1BA efficiency. Steps to the beach/bay/park. For one or a couple in love. $550/month, $300 deposit. Water included, pet friendly. (941) 778-6690.

LAKE CHATUGE, Hayesville, N.C. Monthly/seasonal rental. 3BR/1.5BA, one street from lake, boat slip $900-2,000/month. or (800) 850-6544

PALMTREE ESTATES professional home management and vacation rental service. Bi-weekely specials for cleaning services and senior discounts. For cleaning, call (941) 778-5810. For vacation rentals visit

ANNUAL 1BR/1BA DUPLEX in Holmes Beach one block to beach. Fridge, laundry, stove. Unfurnished. $650/month. (941) 778-5181.

ANNUAL RENTAL: Holmes Beach 1BR. Available Aug. 5. $600/month, plus utilities and deposit. (941) 778-6541 or 504-3844.


PRECONSTRUCTION PRICES! Hidden Lake condominiums, west Bradenton. Close to beach. Starting at $329,900. Call Cori Woods, (941) 761-0444.

NORTH BEACH VILLAGE: 2BR/2.5BA, one-car garage. Unit 24, Holmes Boulevard. $495,000. Excalibur Realty Inc., (941) 792-5566.

LOWEST PRICE WATERFRONT condo, Holmes Beach. Just bring your toothbrush and bathing suit! Heated pool, spa, tennis, pets OK. $479,000. Denise Langlois, Coldwell Banker. (941) 751-1155.

CASH-COW Condo on Anna Maria Island. Takes in about $30,000 annually. Purchase price $350,000. What else do you need to know? Call Barry Gould, (941) 448-5500 or Ted Schlegel, 518-6117. Island Vacation Properties.

OPEN HOUSE: 1-4pm Saturday-Sunday, July 23-24. 6400 Flotilla Drive #11, Westbay Pointe & Moorings, Holmes Beach. First-floor, end-unit 2BR/2BA condo. Newly painted, tiled. Pool, tennis, fishing, docks nearby. (941) 778-1264 or (800) 696.-3050.



BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA. Must see the beautiful peaceful mountains of western North Carolina mountains. Homes, cabins, acreage, investments. Cherokee Mountain Realty GMAC Real Estate, Murphy, N.C. Call for free brochure (800) 841-5868.

ATTENTION INVESTORS: Waterfront lots in the foothills of North Carolina. Deep water lake with 90 miles of shoreline. 20 percent predevelopment discounts and 90-percent financing. No payment for one year. Call now for best selection. (800) 709-LAKE.

GATED MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY near Asheville, N.C. Spectacular view and river lots. Clubhouse, paved roads, hiking, fishing. Grand opening Aug.12-15. Huge incentives! (866) 411-5263

NEW TENNESSEE LAKE property from $19,900! Seven-acre parcel $34,900. Lake parcel and log cabin package, $54,900. (866) 770-5263, ext. 8 for details.

VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS : Helena Mont. 4.7 acres, $79,990. Ride out your backdoor to millions of acres of national forest! Awesome lake and mountain views, close to Canyon Ferry Lake, minutes to Helena. Soils tested, utilities, ready to build on. Call owner, (888) 770-2240.

EAST ALABAMA MOUNTAIN property for sale one-hour west of Atlanta in Piedmont, Ala. Great for enjoyment or investment. 15-acres, $54,250; 512 acres, $1,485,000. More information, call Gary McCurdy (256) 239-8001.

COOL SUMMERS/SKI WINTERS. Need partners to share new Beech Mountain, N.C .house. 5BR/.5BA. Two acres with waterfalls. Great view, 5300-foot elevation. Use six summer weeks, plus six other weeks each year. Only $130,000 per 1/4th interest. Call (704) 987-9295.

LAKEFRONT LOG HOME, Lake Cumberland, Kentucky. $99,900. Authentic 2,400 sf lakefront log cabin, Jamestown/Russell Springs area. Available July 30. Call now, (800) 770-9311, ext. 860.

GEORGIA LAND FOR SALE. East-central Georgia 10 to 300 acres. Owner financed. Starting at $1,800/acre. Brashear Realty, (706) 722-4308. complete details,

GRAND OPENING! Winding River Preserve II July 30-31. Ocala/Gainesville Area. 20 acres from $195,000. 100 acres from $450,000. New semi-private gated community featuring parcels with frontage on the Wacassassa River. Gorgeous woodlands teeming with deer and turkey. Save up to $20,000! Great financing. Call toll free, (866) 352-2249, ext. 517 or

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN property: lot 106 with great view, only $38,000. Private community with river and lake access. Swim, fish, hike. Other lots from $20,000 to $85,000. (800) 699-1289 or

GRAND OPENING! Lakefront acreage from $69,900. Pay no closing costs*! July 30-31. Spectacular new waterfront community on one of the largest, cleanest mountain lakes in America! Large, estate-size parcels, gentle slope to water, gorgeous woods, panoramic views. Paved roads, county water, utilities. Lake access from $29,900. Low financing. Call now (800) 564-5092, ext. 215. *Restrictions apply.

HENDERSONVILLE, NORTH Carolina Mountains. Very upscale, new, 3BR/3.5BA Deltec. Small gated, quiet neighborhood. 3000 foot, cool, private. 10 miles off I-26. Easy access. Reduced. $625,900. (828) 693-1218. Won't last! Acreage available.


FLORIDA BUILDING BLOWOUT: Fla. product approved. 30 by 40, 40 by 60, 40 by 100. Limited offer. (800) 300-2470, ext. 4.

BUILDING SALE! Rock bottom prices! Final clearance! 20 by 30, now $2,900; 30 by 40, $5,170; 40 by 50, $8,380; 40 by 60, $10,700; 50 by 100, $15,244. Many others. Ends/accessories optional. Pioneer, (800) 668-5422.

ALL STEEL BUILDINGS super sale! 24 by 30, $4,476; 38 by 38, $5,984; 48 by 30, $12,974. Save thousands! Call Bob, (800) 863-9128.


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