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The Islander - Classifieds: Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2003

ITEMS FOR SALE

LA-Z-BOY RECLINER, $125; walnut coffee table with glass top, $125; two brass table lamps, $50. Call 778-9192.

LOUNGE ROOM SET: Comfortable rattan sofa, love seat, two end tables, small cocktail table, $120. Call 778-5472 or mobile, (954) 609-1452.

EMBROIDERY: Outfit your staff in professionally embroidered shirts and caps. Personalized items make great Christmas gifts! We can digitize your custom logo for your organization or business, or help you create one. New customer discount! www.islandstitch.com or call 778-8338.

LADIES GOLF CLUBS with bag. Good for starter. Call 778-6234.

BEDROOM SET: solid oak in a stateroom style by National of Mt. Airy. Eight pieces with king-size headboard, but no beds, $1,400. 792-4274.

ISLAND PLAYER'S PECAN SALE: Mammoth halves! New crop. Holiday bags $6.95 lb., chocolate covered $7.95 lb. Now available at SunCoast Real Estate and The Islander newspaper located in the Island Shopping Center, Holmes Beach. Proceeds benefit the Island Players. For information call: 779-0202.

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

ANNOUNCEMENTS

NEED A HOUSESITTER? Retired teacher from Kansas City available January and February 2004. Please call (913) 484-6382.

WATERCOLORS of children on the beach (commissions, too!), pleasingly plum beach beauties and more, plus an exciting new collection of Mexican silver jewelry. Barbara Powell, The Blue Gallery, 1215 12th St. W., Bradenton, 741-8015. Open Saturday 10am-4pm and by appointment.

NIKI'S ISLAND TREASURES and Antique Mall and our staff wish all our friends and customers a Happy Thanksgiving. We're having our Christmas Sale, 10 to 60 percent off jewelry and gifts. Niki's will be open Friday evening, Dec. 5, for the Holiday Open House - door prizes and snacks! 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, next to Time Saver. Open 7 days, 9:30am-5pm. Call 779-0729.

AMI KIWANIS CLUB fruit orders benefit Island children. Order delicious oranges and grapefruit packages for shipment to friends and family from member Rich Bohnenberger, 778-0355. Order by Dec. 10 for Christmas.

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

GARAGE SALES

ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open Tuesday, Thursday, 9:30am-2pm, Saturday 9-noon. Always 50-percent off sales rack. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. Call 779-2733.

THREE-FAMILY SALE, Saturday, Nov. 29, 8am-2pm. Something for everyone. 710 Rose, Anna Maria.

SATURDAY, NOV. 29, 9am-noon. Wicker furniture, household items. 411 Pine Ave., Anna Maria.

LOST AND FOUND

LOST: MAN'S GOLD wedding band. Vicinity of Island Players. Engraved 6-11-88. $100 reward! Call 748-0611.

PETS

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.

TRANSPORTATION

1999 TOMOS 50CC Moped. 400 miles. New. $699 or best offer. 792-4171.

1990 ECONOLINE 150 VAN, cold air conditioning, has towing package. Ready for travel. Runs great. $3,100, or best offer. 730-9622.

BOATS & BOATING

BOAT/TRAILER STORAGE/DOCKAGE. Vacation or long term. Private ramp, wash-down areas. Minutes to Intracoastal, Gulf, restaurants, bait. Capt. John's Marina. 792-2620. Bottom painting.

AQUACAT CATAMARAN like new condition, blue/yellow sail with cover. Tiger tracks beach dolly, snatch blocks, many extras. $2,500. 778-3143.

YACHT CLEANING by Carleen. Waxing, detailing, repairs. Twenty-some years experience. Island residents. Fix and clean - that's our thing! Call 224-6521.

2001 BAYLINER CAPRI 16-foot 50-hp Mercury with power-trim and tilt, oil injection. Galvanized trailer, convertible and storage top. Excellent condition. $6,695 or trade for car/SUV of same value. Call 778-3187 or 705-6642.

27 FOOT CARVER MONTEGO 1986 Twin 190 hp Mercruiser. Runs great. AC, Ceranfield, 120 volt, alcohol-fueled kitchen, all electronics. Water heater, shower, WC tank, refrigerator, stereo. $19,900, 920-1318.

FISHING & CHARTERS

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.

KIDS FOR HIRE

BABY-SITTING AND PET-SITTING My name is Sarah, I am 15-years old. Hourly charge: $5/child or $3/pet, $2.50/hour for each additional pet or child. Please call 778-7622, 778-7611 or 447-8593.

CHILD SITTER AND PET SITTER. Seventh-grade male looking for a job. Available after school and weekends. Call Zachary, 779-9783.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

ISLAND SPORTS BAR: All-year clientele. Beer/wine, good lease, smoking OK. $85,000. Call Longview Realty, 383-6112.

VIDEO RENTAL new and growing Bradenton Beach business, easy to run, great lease, great opportunity. Only $25,000. Longview Realty, 383-6112.

HELP WANTED

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.

PART-TIME AFTER school (K-5) Counselor, Monday-Friday from 2:30pm-6pm. Must commit to 40 hours of childcare training within first year of employment. Pays between $6-$8/hour. Must be at least 21 years old. Experience with kids a plus! Call Shirley Berger at 778-1908.

CROWDER BROS. ACE Hardware seeks permanent full time and part time sales clerks and cashiers. Retired trades people welcome. Apply in person at 5409 Manatee Ave. West, Bradenton.

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 news@Islander.org, fax 778-9392 or mail/deliver to office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217.

THE TINGLEY MEMORIAL Library in Bradenton Beach is looking for volunteers who can work during the summer months. Duties include checking books in and out, reshelving books and generally assisting library patrons. Anyone interested in volunteering in our friendly community library can call Eveann Adams at 779-1208.

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.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED at Turtle Watch. AMITW is seeking volunteers with customer service or retail experience. Greet and inform visitors at our education center and/or to help with nesting activity on our beaches. Training is provided, please contact the Turtle Watch Education Center for more information. Amy Talucci or Suzi Fox, 778-1435.

HEALTH CARE

NEED A BREAK? Day care for seniors. $5/hour, includes meal. Call for details, 779-0322. Experienced caregivers.

CAREGIVER AVAILABLE as needed. Degree in psychology and CNA certificate. Housekeeping can be included if needed. Leave message at 753-9123.

COASTAL MASSAGE THERAPY. Experience the benefits. Swedish and deep-tissue massage. Neuromuscular techniques upon request. In-home service. Call 753-7766. Lic. #MA34584.

EXPERIENCED COMPANION available. Errands, appointments, light cooking, light housekeeping. $10/hour. Call Jony, 792-4667.

SERVICES

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 $25 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.

BENNETT'S APPLIANCE/AC and Household Service. Service all brands, eighteen years experience. All repairs warranteed. Call 746-8984, cell 545-5793.

K.A.S. CLEANING LLC: Employee owned, servicing private homes, condos, rentals and seasonal homes. Concierge services and home watch. Bonded, insured. 792-6660.

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

STEVE'S REMODELING & Repair: Chicago contractor for 30 years. Affordable and dependable service. Please call 795-1968.

AUTO REPAIR diagnostics. All makes and models. Quality work at a reasonable rate. 224-6868.

TREE REMOVAL and general trimming. Lawn maintenance, hauling. Quality work at a reasonable rate. 506-TREE or 506-8733

THE ROYAL MAID Service, licensed, bonded, insured. Professional, experienced maids, free estimate, gift certificates available. Please call 727-9337.

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

TREE SERVICE: Topping, trimming, removals. Palm trimming. 15 years locally working on Anna Maria. Phil Brewer, 545-4770.

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! www.jackelka.com. 778-2711.

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

PIANO AND KEYBOARD lessons. Call Jack Elka, 778-2711.

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

MR. BILL'S HOME REPAIR/maintenance service. Over 30 years experience, self-employed in construction trades. "I'm handy to have around." 779-9666.

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

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

I DON'T CUT corners, I clean corners. Affordable, dependable cleaning. Chamberlain Professional Cleaning, 779-1128. References available.

LAWN & GARDEN

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 Services: Quality lawn maintenance, landscape cleanups, plantings, pruning, shell and 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.

LANDSCAPING

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. $30/yard. Hauling: all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 795-7775, "shell phone" 720-0770.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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 cell 778-6898 or cell, 320-9274.

TILE - TILE - TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 726-3077.

GRIFFITHS' ISLAND PAINT Interior/exterior painting, pressure washing and wallpaper. For prompt, reliable service at reasonable rates, call Kevin at 704-7115 or 778-2996. Husband/wife team.

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. 383-5381, or 726-1802.

HOME REPAIRS & IMPROVEMENTS Carpentry, painting, sheetrock, popcorn, doors, bi-folds, trim, moldings kitchen remodeling, general repairs. Decks, hardwood floors. Homes, rentals. A.J. Winters, 713-1951.

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.

COMPLETE BATHROOM REMODELING Custom shower stalls, tub enclosures, fixtures, cabinets, tiling, drywall, texture-coat painting. Clean, honest, reliable. More than 20 years experience. FA Weingartner, 795-1645, 545-6141 cell.

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

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

ISLAND HOME REPAIRS Carpentry, painting, drywall spray textures, electric, roof repairs, plumbing, tile, cabinets installed. Island references, low prices. Call 504-2027.

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.

RENTALS

WATERFRONT KEY WEST-style home on north end of Anna Maria Island, $2,600/month. Also bayfront cottages with dock available now through April, $1,500/month, $500/week, $85/night. Call 794-5980, www.divefish.com.

AUTUMN, WINTER, SPRING 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.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 103 23rd St., Bradenton Beach, 2BR/1.5BA cottage, furnished, $900/month; 208 64th St., 2BR/2BA duplex, garage, $1,150/month. Call SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202.

VACATION & SEASONAL Private beach, some locations. Units are complete. Rates seasonally adjusted. $375-$975/week, $975-$2,975/month. (800) 977-0803 or 737-1121. www.abeachview.com.

BRADENTON BEACH Homes for sale or rent. Seasonal or annual, 1BR apartment, unfurnished, $700/month includes utilities. 55-plus. Sandpiper Mobile Resort 778-1140, or e-mail: SandpiperResort@aol.com.

2BR/1BA TOTALLY renovated duplex with undercover parking, storage area, washer/dryer. Steps to Gulf and bay. 2516-E Avenue B in Bradenton Beach. Call (813) 300-8543 or (941) 778-0635.

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. $1,500/weekly or $5,200/monthly. Call 713-4805 or e-mail: gamiller@tampabay.rr.com.

BRADENTON BEACH 2BR/2BA elevated duplex, tile floors, ceiling fans, skylights, annual, Available immediately. 2411 Avenue B. $835/month, first, last and security. Call (239) 822-6680.

150 STEPS TO GULF. Seasonal, 2BR/2BA Immaculate ground-level home. Nonsmoking, no pets. (813) 961-6992 or e-mail: ghowcrof@tampabay.rr.com.

STEPS TO BEACH: 1BR/1BA newly remodeled, turnkey furnished, washer/dryer, carport. Available weekly, monthly or 2004 season. Pictures at www.annamariaislandduplex.com. Call 779-9697 or (770) 486-9279.

VACATION, SEASONAL Anna Maria Gulffront apartments. Lovely 2 and 3BR units, fully equipped, porch, sundeck, tropical setting. 778-3143.

HOLMES BEACH Lovely elevated duplex. 2BR/2BA, light and bright. Washer/dryer, screened lanai. Available Dec. 1. $850/month. Call 228-7878.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/1BA single-family home. One block to beach and bay. New kitchen, garage/workshop, washer/dryer. Private yard. $1,100/month plus utilities. 2212 Avenue B. Call 795-8979.

VACATION HOME: Adorable spacious 3BR/2BA, garage. Recently renovated, all new appliances, three minute walk to Gulf, $3,200/month. Available Jan. 4 through April. Call (847) 235-5159 or visit: www.tampabay.rr.com/ami/beach.htm.

ANNUAL PERICO BAY Club, Grand Cayman, 3BR/2BA, lagoon front with views of estuary and bay. Ceramic tile throughout, completely updated. $1,350/month. T. Dolly Young Real Estate, 778-0807.

SEASONAL RENTAL 1BR/1BA in Holmes Beach, fully furnished, washer/dryer. On canal, two-car parking. January-April. $1,600/month. Call (813) 220-4210.

KEY ROYALE SEASONAL Value. Bright/open canalfront. 2BR+/2BA, two-car garage, equipped high standards. Paver terrace, heated pool, dock. Many extras. $4,000/month, less/longer. (863) 860-7407. www.vrbo.com/18876.htm

VACATION RENTAL 1BR/1BA, furnished, heated pool, secluded, private entrance. Steps to beach, shopping, restaurants, ground level, 778- 0291 or 920-6481.

ANNUAL RENTAL: City of Anna Maria. 1BR/1BA apartment one block to the Gulf and on a bayou. $695/month. Call 778-9158.

ANNUAL RENTAL APARTMENTS in Sunny Shores, 1BR/1BA and studio apartments, $500 security deposit. $735 and $680/month, includes utilities. Call Jerry, 224-8850.

LARGE DUPLEX 2,000 sq.ft. with garage in Sunny Shores. Quiet, close to everything and beaches. Available now. $725/month. Call 749-1238 or 730-9678.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA duplex, spacious, one block to beach. Tropical yard, water and garbage paid. $700/month. First, last, $250 required. Call 798-9765.

PERICO ISLAND Brand new 3BR/2BA, two-car garage. Maintenance-free home. Lakefront, all appliances, amenities, clubhouse and pool. Annual lease, $1,550-$1,450/month. Call 798-3885.

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. Seasonal, $1,500/month. Call Ron, 761-9808.

ANNUAL RENTALS: Large 2BR/2BA, Florida room, carport, tile floors, washer/dryer hookup, close to beach, $950/month; 2BR/2BA nice duplex apartment, $725/month; 1BR/1BA duplex apartment, $650/month. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 778-7500.

KEY ROYALE CANALFRONT paradise for rent. Available for January and/or April of 2004 or annually.

2BR/2BA, completely updated, large private tropical pool area with spa, two boat lifts. Check out photos on www.VRBO.com, unit #27150. Available for annual starting April/May 2004. Monthly $3,000/month plus tax (pool heating extra); annual $1,800/month (pool heating extra). Call 730-1086 or 704-7336.

NEW LISTING First-time rental, 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, $2,400/month, annual $1,500/month. Call 721-1784.

ANNUAL ONLY: 2BR/1BA, directly on Gulf in Bradenton Beach. $1,250/month, assurity/security required with contract. Call 792-2779. SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 2BR/1BA with pool. Walk to beach, shopping and restaurants. 778-3875.

ANNUAL ISLAND RENTAL 2BR/1BA newly renovated, tiles throughout, steps to bay, two blocks to beach. $800/month. Call 778-3313 or 730-6349.

EL CONQUISTADOR 2BR/2BA, seasonal or annual rental, nicely located and furnished, cathedral ceilings, screened lanai, washer/dryer. Call 778-3926.

NEWLY RENOVATED 3BR/2BA house with water views from three decks. Carport, laundry, dock access. $1,400/month. Call 795-1132.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA new carpet, two blocks to beach. Large kitchen, no pets. $710/month. Call 922-2473 or 928-3880.

SEASONAL ISLAND RENTAL 2BR/1BA newly renovated, tiled throughout, steps to bay, two blocks to beach. $1,600/month. Call 778-3313 or 730-6349.

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: www.AhhSeaBreeze.com.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA condo with pool. Available Dec. 15, 2003. $1,100/month. Call Lynn Hostetler, A Paradise Realty, 778-4800.

STEPS TO BEACH! Gorgeous, spacious furnished 1BR/2BA apartment on Anna Maria. $425/weekly, $1,498/monthly. Call 778-1098.

FOR RENT in City of Anna Maria. 2BR/1BA, den. 1.5 blocks to beach. Seasonal, possibly annual. No pets, nonsmoking. Call 795-8626 or 727-5789.

BEACH TO BAY condo, 2BR/1BA, seasonal or annual. 55-plus, three-month minimum. Call (813) 247-3178, on weekends (813) 927-1632.

HOLMES BEACH SEASONAL 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, pool, nicely furnished, ground floor. Available April plus. Call 778-9576.

SEASONAL RENTAL available December, January, February and March. Charming cottage, 2BR/1BA, $1,300/month inclusive. Quiet historic neighborhood. Stones throw to restaurants, bars, Coquina Beach. Call (813) 659-0370 or 778-4941.

SEASONAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA condo, Westbay Cove and Westbay Point and Moorings available. After hours, Sharon Annis, 778-3730, or call 778-3377.

BEAUTIFUL TOWNHOUSE 2BR/3BA, seasonal, $2,500/month. Large master suite, eat-in kitchen, one mile beach. Pool, tennis. Call now, e-mail pics/views, 792-7828.

BEACH COTTAGE 2BR/1BA, one block from Gulf in Anna Maria City. Quiet street, 206 Elm. Annual, $800/month, garbage and water paid. First, last and security. Furnished or unfurnished. Call 779-1161.

ANNUAL 2BR/1.5BA duplex in Holmes Beach. Close to beach and shopping. New tile throughout. $835/month, plus utilities. Call (773) 793-8599.

TURNKEY FURNISHED GULFVIEW elevated 2BR duplex. New wood floors, steps to beach and shopping. From $500/weekly, $1,500/monthly. Call 779-9470.

LARGE PRIVATE YARD 1BR/1BA, one block to beach. $725/month. Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

ANNUAL UNFURNISHED DUPLEX apartment, 2BR/2BA, storage, large rooms, looks new, one mile to beaches. 4505 102nd St. W., Bradenton. $795/month-plus. Gtussey@aol.com or call (859) 219-8394 or local 761-8398.

SPACIOUS 1BR/1BA, new appliances, ceramic tile and paint, water and trash included. $700/month. Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

DIRECT ON BEACH of Anna Maria, 2BR/2BA, nicely furnished, washer/dryer, tennis, heated pool, elevator. $2,900/month. Call 778-3231.

THE TIME IS now! West of Gulf Drive, 2BR home, $2,700/month; cheerful 1BR duplex, $1,500/month; Laz-Z-Livin, $2,000/month; Elevated 2BR pool home, $2,700/month; Sunbow Bay 3BR, $2,600/month. Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

TWO MINUTES to beach, beautifully remodeled, 1BR/1BA condo on canal at San Remo. Seasonal or annual rental. Call 447-6278.

WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY. Steps to Gulf. 1BR furnished annual. $750/month, plus utilities. First, last. Seasonal, six-month minimum, $1,300/month. 778-2190. Must see!

CONDO FOR RENT:. 2BR/2BA seasonal or annual. Semi-furnished. All appliances. 778-5996.

MARRIED MALE professional looking for nice, furnished room to rent or house to share. Close to beach, for approximately nine months. One person, clean nonsmoker, friendly. $500/month. (636) 578-9238.

HOMER IS HOMELESS And therefore so am I. Our weights are 50 and 170 pounds. We both like children, other dogs and cats, we are both 100 percent house trained and respectable. We both want to be on or very near the Gulf in Anna Maria or Holmes Beach. We want to rent four months, starting Jan. 15, 2003. We can do well with studio apartment or small house. I survived WWII (Marine Corps) and Homer survived abuse from previous owner. We're both on a budget. Call Stan Levine, 778-2483.

SEASONAL VACATION from $2,500 to $2,700/month. Longboat homes, Perico Bay condos. Selection still good! Real Estate Mart, 756-1090.

REAL ESTATE

LONGBOAT KEY former bank building, 4,700 square feet, zoned office/professional. Twenty parking spaces, contemporary design, great visibility. $14/square foot. Can divide. Owner/Realtor, 388-5514, or call 809-4253.

WATERFRONT LOTS and homes between Englewood and Boca Grande: Six lots with seawalls and a ground-level waterfront home, deep water, no bridges, one tip-lot directly on Intracoastal and bay, your dock to the Gulf in three minutes. Properties affordably priced from $260,000. Call (570) 943-2516.

DUPLEX: BEAUTIFUL, built 2001/2002, 3,500 sq.ft., 6BR/4BA, sun deck, storage house, corner lot, 100 by 100 feet, completely furnished. West of Gulf Drive, 600 ft. to beach. Walk to shopping center. Must see! $799,000. Owner (813) 758-3648.

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! Gorgeous turnkey furnished 2BR/2BA unit in Gulf Watch with deeded beach access and Gulf views. $399,900. Weekly rentals OK. www.Latitude27Realty.net or 744-2727.

DEEP-WATER CANAL home for sale on 75th Street, 2BR/2BA, large lot 90 by 120 feet, $625,000. Call 778-8473, or e-mail lborso@imgworld.com

STEPS TO BEACH and bay. Beautiful ground floor 2BR/2BA condo, excellent condition. $279,000. Call 387-7049.

TOWNHOUSE 5BR/3BA, private boat dock, walking distance to shopping and beach. Heated pool, tennis and fishing pier. $350,000. #96435. Call Jan Sgueglia, 752-0101 or 358-6060, Michael Saunders & Co.

ANNA MARIA CANALFRONT over 200-feet of seawall with new cap. 2BR/2BA, plus screened porch and separate two-car garage. Huge lot at intersection of canals with view to Bimini Bay. $635,000. (407) 383-2450.

HOLMES BEACH 2BR/2BA, one-car garage. Like new in and out. $525,000. Call 748-4228.

COLONY COVE A-1-plus: 932 Siesta, 55-plus, 2BR/2BA, 1.5 year new A/C, new carpet, custom decor furnishings, screened porch, washer/dryer, pets, pools, turnkey. $16,900. Call 721-4890.

ON THE BEACH! 2BR/2BA Gulfview condo end-unit. Turnkey furnished, unobstructed direct Gulfviews from all rooms, heated pool, weekly rentals OK. $599,900. Call (732) 872-2646.

114 81ST ST. or Shell Drive, Holmes Beach. Home for sale, steps from your own private beach. Deeded access to the Gulf of Mexico. 2BR/2BA, large playroom, fireplace, must see to believe! Call (813) 681-9111, or (813) 363-1231. Ask for Dan.

PERICO BAY CLUB Spoonbill Landings, 2BR/2BA villa, garage, glass enclosed lanai, ceramic tile, mirrored wall, updated appliances. $269,000. Call 794-8477.

KEY ROYALE DRIVE canalfront gem for sale. 3BR/3BA, 3,000 sq.ft. under roof, completely updated kitchen with Corian and KitchenAid appliances, updated plumbing and A/C, large pool, new Trex dock with 10,000-lb. boat lift and Waverunner lift. Travetine marble bath with walk-in shower and two-seater Jacuzzi. Large lot (100 by 140 feet), newer seawall. $750,000. Call 730-1086 or 704-7336.

RUNAWAY BAY RESORT condos by owner. 2BR/2BA, new water heater, new tile kitchen, $279,900. 1BR/1BA, tile, washer/dryer, $185,500. Call (941) 779-0476.

2BR/1BA cottage near the bay by Anna Maria city pier on quiet side street, some common land. $220,000. Call 779-2143 or e-mail: robertsami@juno.com.

SEASONAL 2BR/1BA bayview, totally remodeled/furnished. No smoking or pets. $250/week, $900/month, plus security and taxes. Sandpiper 55-plus Park. Call 545-8923 or 778-9504.

PERICO BAY CLUB Grand Cayman model, 2BR/2BA, two-car garage. 90-percent furnished, many extras. $329,000. Call 795-7030.

DUPLEX BEST BUY! 311 63rd St., Holmes Beach. Total makeover, new kitchen and appliances. New tile, carpet, paint, yard! $395,000. Coldwell Banker, Doug Newcomer, 720-1555.

HOLMES BEACH LAKEFRONT ground-level totally updated 2BR/2BA, two-car garage home with open design. Heated 34 foot pool with spa and tropical landscaping. Too many updates and features to list. $559,000. Open house by owner, Nov. 29-30, 10am-4pm. Call 779-1034.

LONGBOAT KEY GULFFRONT 3BR/2BA condominium. Six-month ownership, October-April annually. Weekly rental opportunity. $325,000. Pat Naldrett-Bilodeau, LLC, licensed real estate Broker, 685-0500.

BAYFRONT DUPLEX Priced to sell - $425,000! Live in paradise with unobstructed bay and some Gulf views. One block to beach. 753-2907.

ANNA MARIA pool home. Two years old, 4BR/3BA, two-car garage, open plan, granite counters, lanai, hot tub, huge storage area. $639,000. Phil Paxton, Remax Gulfstream, 920-1363

TWO MINUTES to beach, beautifully remodeled condo, great investment. $89,000. Call 447-6278 or preview at www.44smart.com

LONGBOAT VILLAGE home: 3BR, plus family room, two car garage. New roof, paint. Bright and clean, Near bay. $409,000. Real Estate Mart. 756-1090.

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