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Date of Issue: January 21, 2009

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009

ITEMS FOR SALE

LIQUOR LICENSE: 4COP, Manatee County. In escrow. Clean. $280,000. Call today, 941-302-6041.

SARASOTA OPERA TICKETS: Two. Tosca, Puccini. 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18. Discount price. 941-778-1480.

RESTAURANT TABLES, CHAIRS: 8 30-inch square tables, 20 black wrought-iron high-back chairs with padded seats. Miscellaneous goods. Call 941-487-7487.

WEDDING DRESS FOR sale: Ivory with beaded bodice, cathedral train. Train pins in back to three pleated layers. Classic A-style gown with short sleeves. Perfect for spring or fall wedding. Size 14, altered slightly at waist and shoulders. Professionally cleaned and preserved. $125 or best offer. 941-794-2312.

HUGE, DECORATIVE FRAMED mirrors: Several styles to choose from, sizes from 4 by 6 feet, to 5 by 8. $250-$400. 941-730-2606. 

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

AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FLORIDA'S OWN RODNEY Dangerfield available for private parties and golf tournaments. 781-367-0339.

BINGO IS BACK! 7 p.m. Thursdays, beginning Jan. 22 through season. Annie Silver Community Center, 103 23rd St. at Avenue C, Bradenton Beach.  Food available. For more information call Kit Redeker, 941-778-1915.

FREE: DECK WOOD. 16-foot x 2-inches. Must take all. 941-779-1664.

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, $50. Three lines, $60. Forms at The Islander or call 941-518-4431 for more information.

GARAGE SALES

YARD SALE: ROSER Thrift Shop. 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Jan. 24. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria.

GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Jan. 24. Pictures, rugs, household items, clothing. 114 Tern Drive, Anna Maria.

TRASH-TO-TREASURE sale: 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Jan. 24. Coffee and donuts. 3710 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key. Gulf Shore Park.

A SALE EVERYDAY at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Miscellaneous office supplies, coffee mugs, treasures and junk. 

ESTATE SALES

ESTATE SALE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24-25. No early birds. 6709 10th Ave. W., Village Green, Bradenton.

ESTATE SALE: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24. 2703 10th Ave. W., Bradenton, located off 26th Avenue W. Entire household of furnishings including some collectibles and jewelry. Sale conducted by Palma Sola Sales. Numbers given out at 8 a.m.

LOST & FOUND

REWARD FOR THE return of precious memories taken from our vehicle. Camcorder, camera, iPod, memory cards, etc. No questions asked! Reward depends on amount and condition of returned items. 419-260-0652.

FOUND: KEYS. HOUSE and Ford car keys on Verizon lanyard. Call George, 941-713-4048.

PETS

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.

TRANSPORTATION

1997 BMW 740-I: Four-door sedan, 8,800 miles, black with black leather interior, moon roof, excellent condition. Garaged and only used six months per year. $7,500. 941-778-7458.

BOATS & BOATING

BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction.  Day. Week. Month.  Sunfish, Laser, Zuma and Precision 15. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.

GELCOAT RENEWAL: DON'T wax or paint your boat, Seakote it! The best finish there is! Payment terms available. Save $200 by contacting us at seakote.com, or call 941-301-5378.

FISHING & CHARTERS

KIDS FOR HIRE

ISLAND TUTORING. Manatee High School sophomore Chris Perez tutors elementary or middle school children. Call 941-778-2979.

CALL ALEXANDRA, 15, for babysitting or odd-jobs. Red Cross certified in first aid and babysitting. 941-778-5352

ISLAND TEEN EXPERIENCED, and certified child care with Safe Sitter, CPR and Red Cross training, seven days a week. Maggie, 941-447-4632 or 941-778-8405.

CALL GUSSIE AT 941-778-7257 for babysitting. I have experience with kids of all ages.

NEED A BABYSITTER or pet sitter? Call Kendall! First-aid certified, great with kids and animals! Best on the Island! 941-779-9783.

NEED A BABYSITTER, pet sitter, house sitter or dog walker? Experienced with both children and pets. Red Cross certified in CPR for all ages. Call the twins, Kayla and Ariel Jennis, 941-778-1746. The best team around!

TEEN WITH CHILD daycare experience and Red Cross certified in babysitting. Loves children. Call Katie, 941-778-1491 or 941-447-4057.

TRISH AND KIM babysitting service, house cleaning and pet sitting. Certified. Experienced. Call 941-538-8922 or 941-538-2081.

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.

HELP WANTED

NEEDED: PART-TIME enthusiastic, animal-loving dog walkers, pet sitters for established local pet-sit company. Flexibility, own transportation a must. Service areas: northwest and west Bradenton, Anna Maria Island. Bonded, insured. Call, text, 941-761-7511. E-mail:  jane.futch@yahoo.com.    

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.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

GREAT SITE: FORMER service station on strategic Longboat corner. Many business uses possible: gas/convenience store, bank, restaurant, etc. Priced reduced to $999,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.

RESTAURANT: PROFITABLE, BEAUTIFUL, long history in resort area. Beer/wine. Any good cuisine would work. Confidentiality agreement required. $180,000 plus inventory. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.

HEALTH CARE

SERVICES

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, 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 and Co.: Oldest and best on Anna Maria! 34 years of happy customers. Mom-Watch, Pet-Watch, Storm-Check, windows, etc. Rentals our specialty. pinesolpatty@juno.com. 941-792-1000.

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.

ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.

PAINTING: INTERIOR/EXTERIOR, quality work, free estimates, 15 years experience. Call Dave, 941-812-6213.

GET A BID, then call Nick. Voted No.1 painter. 941-962-5131.

LIGHT CARPENTRY, HOME repairs, handyman work, deck repairs, dock repairs, etc. Retired tradesman, Island resident. No job too small. Call Steve Doyle 941-778-1708.

INCOME TAX SERVICE for individual and small businesses. Also prepare all states and file electronically. Member of National Society of Tax Professionals. Call Pat at Kenney Tax Service, 941-761-8156.

CAREGIVER/COMPANION: COMPASSIONATE, dependable. Help with daily activities, errands. Island resident, references. 941-705-0706.

COMPUTER GOT YOU down? Got a virus? Need wireless, network setup? Web site? Need help? Call JC, 941-487-7487.

NIKI’S NOOKS AND CRANNIES. 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.

ANYONE CAN TAKE a picture. A professional creates a portrait. I want to be at your wedding! www.jackelka.com. 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.

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 check.my.house@verizon.net 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.

PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINING: Private studio, certified trainer, 16 years experience. Specializing in sport-specific training, improving balance, strength, and stamina. Toni Lyon, 941-928-8735.

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

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. webmaster@islander.org

LAWN & GARDEN

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.

ECONOMY TREE TRIMMING, hedges, mulching. Lowest prices starting at $15. 12-year Island resident. Cell 941-951-1833.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Lawn maintenance, mulching, plantings, shell and more. Great maintenance rates. Fully insured and references. Please call 941-778-2335 or 941-284-1568.

JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.

LANDSCAPING

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.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. Cell, 941-448-3857 or 941-779-0851.

LARRY’S BACK! 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.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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 REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. 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.

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

K&C PAINTING LLC. Interior, exterior, faux. A woman’s touch. Kelly Meshberger. Free estimates. 941-544-8658.

PAINTING, WALL REPAIRS, carpentry and more. Island resident, very meticulous and reliable. I take pride in my work. For a free estimate, call Colin at 941-779-0120 or 941-376-0541.

SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it's broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I'll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.

READY TO REPLACE those old lanai windows? Vinyl, acrylic or hurricane. I will beat anyone’s price. Limited lifetime warranty window. Cash talks. 941-201-9360.

MASTERS OF RENOVATIONS! Start the new year with a home renovation. Free estimates. 941-580-3312.

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

KITCHEN, BATHROOM, REMODELING, custom cabinetry, wood, Thermo-foil doors, countertops, all remodeling. Call Tudor, 941-376-0015.

RENTALS

RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., 941-778-6665 or 800-749-6665. www.wedebrockrentals.com.

WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.

SPACIOUS ISLAND BAYFRONT. 2BR/2BA, dock, furnished. Also has studio for $900/month with utilities. Call 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.

ANNUAL BAYVIEW CONDO: Holmes Beach, 2BR/2BA, second floor. Old Florida Realty, Sharon, 941-778-3377 or 941-713-9096.

HARBOR PINES: 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer connections, tile/carpet, 12-month lease, close to MCC, Bayshore High School and shopping. $750/month, $500 security. Call 941-650-3476.

POOL HOME: VACATION rental. Eight minutes from the beaches in northwest Bradenton. Gorgeous 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, sleeps six, inclusive. Contact 941-794-1515. View at www.coastalpropertiesrealty.com.

OFFICE, RETAIL, PROFESSIONAL space: 625 sf, $500/month. 8799 Cortez Road. Call 1-800-952-1206.

FOR RENT: 7504 Palm Drive. 3BR with washer and dryer and fireplace. Near beach. $1,100/month. 941-224-0285.

IT’S YOUR TURN to enjoy true Florida living: Wake up to your spectacular water view from huge living and dining area. Plateglass windows, doors and 30x12-foot screened deck fronting bay beach and park with Gulf beach an easy walk. 3BR, washer and dryer, annual in north Anna Maria. A must see even for snowbirds! Call 941-748-5334 for details.

CHARMING MONTHLY/SEASONAL condo. Cross street to Holmes Beach. 2BR/2BA, washer, dryer. Two decks, heated pool. $2,400/month. 813-634-3790. Available March, April, May 2009.

WINTER SPECIAL! Anna Maria, just steps to beach, large 1BR/2BA, courtyard. Reduced. $1,895/month plus tax. www.gulfdriveapartments.com. 727-369-6992, leave message.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH duplex. 2BR/2BA with garage. Clean, quiet area, No smoking or pets. $950/month. 941-776-1789.

SEASONAL: GROUND-LEVEL 2BR/1BA, Anna Maria, pet friendly, near beach, trolley, weekly, monthly rates. 941-567-4789.

ONE BEDROOMS AND efficiency, unfurnished, $550-$650/monthly. Furnished, $1,000-$1,200. Just off Island, just off Cortez. Pat McClary, Florida Real Estate Team, 941-920-6637.

MARTINIQUE NORTH: BEAUTIFUL Gulffront 3BR/2BA condo. Seasonal rental, large heated pool. Spectacular sunsets. Call 352-514-7046.

BRAND NEW: 2BR/1BA canalfront home across from bay beach.  Washer and dryer. $925/month. 941-779-9579.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: 3BR/2BA, close to beach, spacious, 1,100 sf. Available Jan.15. $950/month plus electric. 585-473-9361 or 941-778-5412.

HOLMES BEACH SEASONAL, 2BR/1BA, steps to beach, lanai, turnkey furnished. $495/per week. 585-473-9361 or 941-778-5412.

2BR LUXURY CONDO: Steps to beach, heated pool, sauna, tennis. $750/week. 863-688-3524 or cell, 863-608-1833. E-mail: chickenplucker@webtv.net.

FEBRUARY/MARCH AVAILABLE due to cancellation. 3BR/3BA townhouse. Two pools, tennis and two-car garage. Across street from Gulf with Gulf views. $3,500/month. 941-779-2008.

ROOM TO RENT: Private bath, kitchen and house privileges. North end Longboat Key. 941-387-0419.

COMMERCIAL OFFICES: FROM $250/month, includes utilities. Different sizes to fit your budget, from small office to 1,600 sf. 941-746-8666.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA, steps to Gulf with view. Just remodeled, tile throughout, extra-large storage room, washer and dryer hookup, undercover parking. $1,075/month. 941-778-3427.

ANNUAL: BAY VIEW unfurnished 2BR/1BA, newly renovated, pool, huge screened porch, new high-efficiency central air conditioning. $1,125/month plus deposit. 201 S. Bay Blvd. Rondi, 941-778-1470, or Reggie, 786-375-9633.

DIRECT INTRACOASTAL 1BR/1BA, boat slip, great fishing. Tile, central heat/air conditioning. $850/month. 941-720-5664.

UPDATED 3BR/2BA: Walking distance to downtown Holmes Beach and beach. New paint, diagonal 18-inch tile, carpet. Very neat, clean. Located on dead-end street with private yard, large brick paver rear patio. $1,150/month. Annual. 941-807-5626.

SEASONAL: FURNISHED 2BR/2BA condo. Heated pool. February or April only $2,400/month. 407-846-8741. Holmes Beach.

ANNUAL RENTAL: HOLMES Beach. 2BR/1BA close to shops and transportation, half block to the Gulf. Washer/dryer on premises, $750/month, utilities included! Call 941-224-1484 for more information!

FOR RENT: ANNUAL or seasonal. Greatest Meadowcroft South end unit. Huge screened lanai, waterfront. Hurry! 941-792-6004.

VACATION RENTALS ACROSS from beach. Openings now. 2BR/1BA, $550/week. Almost Beach Apartments. 941-778-2374.

VACATION RENTALS: 1BR/1BA, upstairs with deck, clean, comfortable, close to beach. $500/week, $1,600/month. 941-779-1112.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH. 1BR/1BA, 120 steps to Gulf, quiet street. Extra-large garage, washer/dryer hookups, balcony, lots of storage space. $795/month. 941-795-3800 or 941-518-9482.

BEACHFRONT FURNISHED condo for rent. Two or more months, or annual. 55-plus, no pets. 717-392-4048.

CORTEZ ANNUAL: $675/month, seasonal $1,075/month. 1BR, washer and dryer, lanai. 941-545-9025.

SEASONAL RENTAL: HOLMES Beach. Luxury 2BR/2BA apartment. Jan. 27-Feb. 12, 2009. $650/week plus tax. January, February, March 2010, $2,500/month. Steps to beach. 941-778-7741.

ANNUAL: 1BR IN Holmes Beach. $675/month plus security deposit. 941-778-6541, weekdays and 941-504-3844, evenings and weekends.

ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA, HOLMES Beach. Remodeled, tile floors, very nice. All new appliances, washer and dryer, dishwasher, patio, storage shed, shady lot. Paid water, trash, lawn service. No pets. $875/month. 941-778-5522. Dotflinn@msn.com.

SEASONAL FURNISHED NEW home in Anna Maria. 2BR/2BA. Available now through April 1. Block to beach. 813-251-9201.

ANNUAL DUPLEX RENTALS: Rustic 2BR/2BA, family room, porch, west of Gulf Drive, $900/month. 3BR/2BA, tile floors, washer/dryer hookup. $875/month. 1BR/1BA, close to beach, $700/month. 2BR/2BA, tile, $725/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 941-778-7500.

WESTBAY COVE: LOVELY 2BR/2BA with large lanai, washer and dryer. Two heated pools and tennis courts. Available February-March, 2009. Asking $2,900/month, 30 day minimum. Visit aposporos.com for photos. Aposporos and Son. 941-387-3474.

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

REAL ESTATE

BRADENTON BEACH 2BR/2BA with Gulf just across the street. Direct, terrific views! $398,000. Owner, 941-447-2061.

HOLMES BEACH: KEY Royale. An absolutely spectacular canal home, 4BR/2BA, two-car garage, split-plan, custom remodeled throughout. Deep sailboat water with new dock and lift, direct access to Tampa Bay and Gulf. Must see! Owner can hold second. Owner, 941-809-1522. See online at: www.617Foxworth.com.

REVERSE HOME MORTGAGES: Call us for fax and free brochures. Richard and Alison Estrin, licensed mortgage brokers, Blondin Mortgage Company. 941-383-6112.

$49,000 OR BEST offer. Small 1BR mobile home, addition and driveway. Price includes land. Located at 63 Third Street in Paradise Bay. Low monthly maintenance fee. Call 941-447-9852 for information.

MOBILE HOME: 1BR/1BA. One mile from Anna Maria Island. You own the land. Not a co-op. No monthly fees. Steps to water. Great condition. Free boat ramp access. $79,000. 513-470-3851.

PINE BAY FOREST condo: 3BR/2BA near Palma Sola Bay. Close to everything. $238,500. 941-761-2529.

NEW LISTING: ISLAND lot for sale. Ready-to-build corner lot. (52x110) in the city of Anna Maria. Located within walking distance to restaurants, shopping, the community center and the Island’s free shuttle. $285,000. 218 Palm Ave. 813-789-7377.

NORTH BEACH VILLAGE: 2BR/2.5BA townhouse. Large living room, pool, storm shutters, garage, storage. $399,000. 941-722-0640.

“DISTRESS” SALE: BANK foreclosures. Island and mainland properties. Free list with pictures. Call Vince Meaney, 941-315-1501. www.manateeareaforeclosures.com.

ANNA MARIA CORNER lot, no streets to cross to the beach! 117 Willow Ave. $350,000. 813-335-3680.

BEACH CONDO HOME:  Wrap-around beach and Gulf view. 55-plus. 717-392-4048.

CANAL HOUSE: 717-392-4048.

HOLMES BEACH: ISLAND investment property. 2BR/2BA pool home with separate studio apartment on three waterfront lots. Call Will Bouziane at Boyd Realty, 941-773-3757 or 941-750-8844,or e-mail: wbouziane@hotmail.com.

PEBBLE SPRINGS CONDO: Open house 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25.  6224 7th Ave. W., Bradenton, off 59th Street and Manatee Avenue. 2BR/2BA, all tile, new air conditioning Move-in condition. No age requirement. Best in complex. $70,000. 941-792-8750.

DUPLEX ON TWO lots for sale. Both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. Two deeded lots, one duplex. $710,000. Call Ilona Kenrick, 941-713-3214, or Sherry Sasser at Sato Real Estate, 941-778-7200.

OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN Land: Five-plus acres with 10-foot waterfall in established community, great views, lots of options, only $99,500. Owner, 866-789-8535.

GOLF LOT BARGAIN! Now $39,900, was $139,900. Includes membership! Rare opportunity to own a beautiful view homesite in upstate South Carolina’s finest golf community. Now for a fraction of its value. Paved roads, water, sewer, all infrastructure completed. Get much more for much less. Low-rate financing available. Call now 866-334-3253, ext. 2126.

NOW IS THE time to buy your Tennessee lake property. Four seasons and no state income tax. Call Lakeside Realty, 888-291-5253, or visit www.lakesiderealty-tn.com.

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