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Date of Issue: November 08, 2007

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007

ITEMS FOR SALE

FOR SALE: GLASS-top dining room table with six upholstered chairs $250. Call 941-792-2306.

NEW 2007 E-MERGE, street-legal golf cart. $4,500. See at Lor-Ells. 401 Pine Ave., Anna Maria.

VESPA 2007 MOTOR Scooter LX50. Over $500 of Vespa extras. Be the Cary Grant of the Island. Pristine condition. $3,500, 941-751-3203.

RATTAN SOFA, TWO chairs, ottoman, glass-top tables, removable cushions. Attractive floral pattern. Great condition! Call 941-778-5397.

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

OLD-FASHIONED DINER MUGS: $8 (includes tax). Your coffee never tasted so good as when you drink from the old-style mugs available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7978.

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.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KARATE ON THE Island: Ages three through adult. Call 941-807-1734 or visit www.islanddojo.cmasdirect.com.

ISLAND RESIDENT BUYS costume jewelry, fine jewelry. Sterling silver wanted. Will come to you. Diana Miller, 941-592-0817. E-mail: salesbydiana@gmail.com.

ATTIC STUFFED? Crafts to sell? Rent a space at the Artists Guild’s Art and Attic Affair, Holmes Beach, on Nov. 3 for $25. Call 941-778-6694. Sign up on Oct. 23.

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, $40. Three lines, $50. Forms at The Islander or call 941-518-4431 for more information.

GARAGE SALES

YARD SALE: ROSER Thrift Shop. 9am-noon Saturday, Nov. 10. 511 Pine Ave. Anna Maria.

BUDGET BOX THRIFT Shop. 10am-4pm Monday-Friday, 10am-2pm Saturday. Free flea market, Nov. 10. Budget Box will be open 9am. Many nice items for sale. Hot dogs, snacks, drinks, more. 401 42nd St. W., Bradenton, by Christ Episcopal Church. 941-746-4906.

ESTATE SALE: 8am-1pm Saturday, Nov. 10. Furniture, household, jewelry, collectibles, clothing, kayak. 501 Spring Ave., Anna Maria.

VENDORS WANTED FOR flea and farmer’s market. 8am-4pm Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 10-11. The Market on Longboat Key, Whitney Beach Plaza. Call 941-383-7180.

GARAGE SALE: 9am-2pm Saturday, Nov. 10. 204 75th St., Holmes Beach.

GIGANTIC FLEA AND farmer’s market. 8am-4pm Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10-11. Fabulous orchids, gifts, antiques, produce and more. The Market on Longboat Key, 6810 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key.

BIG SALE: 8am-1pm Saturday, Nov. 10. Volunteer fire station, Second Street north, Bradenton Beach.

NIKI’S ISLAND TREASURES: Huge selection, best prices on the Island! Sterling silver jewelry 50-75 percent off. Huge selection of 1960s Lucite bangle bracelets. Pink and gold Depression glass, very special antique sterling silver purse. Open seven days. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-779-0729.

GIANT YARD SALE: 8am-noon Saturday, Nov. 10. 412 and 414 80th St., Holmes Beach, corner of 80th Street and Marina Drive.

BIG SALE: 9am-4pm Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10-11. Vintage garden items, flower pots, wrought iron, etc. Jewelry, gold, sterling, signed, costume. Linens, vintage and designer clothing. Artwork, bronze, tons more. 6810 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key.

LOST & FOUND

MISSING SINCE JULY 18: 8-year-old, indoor, plump, gray and white cat. Last seen at Los Cedros and Hammock Drive, Anna Maria. Has special diet needs. Reward offered. 941-778-5401.

FOUND: SMALL BLACK-and-white Manx cat. Either lost or free for the taking. Call David, 941-778-3793.

PETS

AKC COCKER SPANIEL Pups. Vetrinarian checked, health certificates. Mom-dad on premises, ready Nov 9.. Red/white and black/white. Parti's, 941-776-3208, 6 pm.

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

1991 NISSON MAXIMA: Cold air, runs and drives. New parts. $1,200 or best offer. Call after 5pm. 941-778-7770.

1996 GRAND CHEROKEE, 1996 Jeep SUV. 123,000 miles, two-wheel drive, power, good condition. Runs great. Below book value: $3,250. View at The Islander newspaper, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-1102.

BOATS & BOATING

BOSTON WHALER! 2005 18-6 Dauntless. Fully loaded and in excellent condition with low hours, kept on boat lift, so no trailer. $25,300. Call 941-284-1215 and leave message or e-mail: kendra.p@verizon.net.

FISHING & CHARTERS

KIDS FOR HIRE

14-YEAR-OLD needs work. Willing to babysit, clean, etc. Red Cross trained in first aid and babysitting. Call Alexandra, 941-778-5352.

CALL KENDALL: 15-year old high school sophomore looking for babysitting, pet sitting or dog walking jobs. Four years experience and first aid certified. Great with kids and animals! 941-779-9783.

RED CROSS-CERTIFIED 14-year-old looking for a job babysitting or pet sitting. Experienced with kids! Call Kim, 941-794-8640 or 941-807-0889.

FOR BABYSITTING, PETSITTING or dog walking: Call Ariel and Kayla Jennis, twin sophomores at Manatee High School. CPR and first-aid certified by the Red Cross. 941-778-1746.

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

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.

HOUSEHOLD HELP: GENERAL household duties, cleaning, organization, flexable hours, 25-30 hours. Must past background check. Leave message, 941-778-4247.

IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR housekeeper at local motel. 941-778-2780.

SALES: 20-25 hours a week. Morning and afternoon shifts available. Circuit coaching and guest production, will train. Curves, 941-779-2878.

NURSES: PRIVATE DUTY. Long-term home care assisting lady with spinal injury. Five hour morning shifts and overnights, 10pm-8am, available. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.

KITCHEN HELP apply by e-mail to chef@oohlalabistro.com.

FRAMERS WANTED: MUST have experience and must be dependable. References required. Pay will depend on experience. Call Logan, 941-448-7369, today!

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

GIFTS/DECOR FOR patio, home and garden. Enchanting shop, fun items in Holmes Beach - busy shopping district. Profitable. $79,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112. For more great business and realty buys: www.longviewrealty.com.

BOUTIQUE: OUTSTANDING BUSINESS in Holmes Beach’s top mall. Sells cruisewear, gifts, more. Good year-long traffic. $159,500. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112. www.longviewrealty.com.

HAIR/NAIL SALON: For sale near beaches. Low overhead of about $850/month. $9,500. Owner financing available. Jaimee, 941-737-7305.

OPENING ANTIQUE AND collectible store in Holmes Beach, Nov. 1. Currently interviewing vendors for immediate occupancy. Call Mike, 941-761-1213.

BOUTIQUE: CRUISEWEAR, GIFTS and more in top Holmes Beach mall. Only $10,000 plus inventory at 10 percent under cost! Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.

HEALTH CARE

SERVICES

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.

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.

CUCCIO TILE: Many Island references. Free estimates. Licensed and insured. 941-730-2137.

ANY ODD JOBS? Need a pet sitter or dog walker? Island local, dependable 17 year-old seeks work. Call Zach, 941-779-9783 or 941-224-5854.

LOCK AROUND THE Clock: Island locksmith and owner Bob Woods. Licensed, bonded and insured. 941-778-1661 or 941-713-4414.

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.

WEDDINGS, VOW RENEWAL and commitment ceremonies. Any time or place. Non-denominational officient available 24/7. Call 941-794-8204.

HOUSECLEANING BY TONYIA: Free estimates. Serving Anna Maria Island and northwest Bradenton. References available upon request. 941-465-0591.

NEED YOUR BOTTOM cleaned? Boat bottom cleaning and underwater maintenance. Call Kyle, 941-737-9619.

DOOR SHOP: OPEN 8:30am-4pm, Monday-Friday. Steel, fiberglass, fire-rated, commercial, residential, thousands of glass options. All code approved, impact available. Metro Door Shop, 941-758-5828.

EXPERIENCED HOME COMPANION: Live in, visit, your place or mine. Shopping, errands, appointments, etc. 941-748-32-47

COMPLETE BOOKEEPING AND accounting services. On call, part time, as require. 30 years experience. 941-739-6252.

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!

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.

HANDY MAN SERVICES: Painting, pressure washing. Home to home repair work. Driveways, window cleaning, anything and everything. Please call, 941-650-4814.

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, 941-713-5244.

WILBER’S WAY MOBILE boat repair. Specializing in diesel and inboard/outboard engines. 20 years experience. Call Shawn, 941-779-3467 or 941-761-0989.

CLEANING COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL cleaning: Available weekends. Professional service, beautiful results. Call Sandy, 941-747-2907.

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.

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. Monthly and quarterly accounts available. If it is broken, we can fix it. Call 941-778-2581.

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

GULF SHORE LANDSCAPING: Lawn care, pressure washing, landscaping, property maintenance. Owner operated by Island resident. Exceptional value! Licensed and insured. Call 941-726-7070. www.gulfshorelandscaping.com.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Lawn and landscape maintenance. Tree-trimming, mulching, plantings, sod, shell. Many references and insured. Please call 941-778-2335.

TREES BY BREEZE Inc. Landscaping, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Island resident since 1988. Call Chris, 941-778-2823.

LANDSCAPING

SHELL DELIVERED and spread. $42/yard. Hauling: all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, “shell phone” 941-720-0770.

TIRED OF NO return calls? Straight Shot Landscape calls back. For all your landscape, call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067. Shell $42/yard.

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

LANDSCAPE FULL TIME: Longboat Key Resort, 40 hours per week. Experience and references a must. Good Pay with benefits. English speaking required. 941-383-5549.

THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured. Call Allen anytime. Cell, 941-224-8569.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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.

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 RENOVATION/RESTORATION expert. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Thirty years experience. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. 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 AND MARBLE Installation: Many Island references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. 941-726-1802.

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

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.

IMPACT WINDOWS AND doors. Exclusive distributor: Weatherside LLC on Holmes Beach. Free, courteous estimates. Jeld-wen Windows and Doors. Lic.# CBC1253145. 941-730-5045.

THIRTY-SIX YEARS craftsman experience. Interior, exterior, doors, stairs, windows, trim. Pressure wash. Driveway paint. Dan Michael, master carpenter. Call 941-518-3316 .

GUARANTEED A-1 PAINTING service. Get a bid then call Nick, he’s the best. Island references. Licensed. Call Nick, 941-727-1448 or 941-962-5131.

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

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.

RESILIENT PROPERTIES AND renovations: Kitchens, bathrooms, tile work, decks, sheetrock, painting and more. Reliable work start-to-finish. What does your home need? Free estimates. Call Thomas P. Lass, 941-782-7313.

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

HOME IMPROVEMENT: ENTIRE home renovations. Kitchens, baths, cabinets, drywall, carpentry, tile, all floor coverings, painting. Free estimates. Call 941-524-0088.

AMERICAN HANDYMAN: ISLAND resident. Guaranteed price, guaranteed quality. Carpentry, electrical, plumbing and painting. Professional references from your neighbors. Licensed and insured. Mark, 941-527-9900

KITCHEN AND BATH remodeling and custom carpentry for your home or condo. Florida state licensed builder. CBC1255132. Call John, Gulf Construction. 28 years of experience. 941-773-6808.

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

MARBLE, GRANITE, WALLS, floors, counter tops installed. Polish restored, water stains removed from marble showers, counter tops. Call Jerry Gardinia. 941-723-1749.

STEINIGGER PAINTING AND handyman. Residential, commercial, no job to small. AM or PM. Call Allen, 941-518-6636.

MASTERS OF RENOVATIONS! Do you need a professional for electrical, plumbing, carpentry, tiling, painting or remodeling? Free estimates. 24-hour emergency service. 941-580-3312.

AMERICAN HANDYMAN: ISLAND resident. Guaranteed price, guaranteed quality. Carpentry, electrical, plumbing and painting. Professional references from your neighbors. Licensed and insured. Mark, 941-527-9900.

UPDATE AND STUCCO your home with new stucco and paint. Minor to major repairs or remodeling. Call Tony, 941-778-4596.

HANDYMAN SERVICES: OVER 35 years experience. Licensed and insured. Electrical, plumbing, carpentry, tile, painting, power washing, rescreening and remodeling. Forrest Parks Inc. 941-737-5967. Emergency calls, 941-708-0676.

RENTALS

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

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. Call 941-713-0034 or e-mail: beachdreams@tampabay.rr.com.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, townhouse: 2BR/2BA with balcony and view of mountains. Weekly or monthly rental. Call Paige at 941-798-3448.

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

PARADISE IN COMFORT at Palm Breeze rentals in Holmes Beach. Two beautifully furnished units in a Key West-style home on a large corner lot. Each unit has 3BR/2BA, washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Heated pool, bikes, grill, etc. Just bring your clothes and a toothbrush and enjoy. www.apalmbreeze.com. 941-730-5126.

1-4BR DIRECT BEACHFRONT, gorgeous views, designer furnished, cable, DVD/VCR, dishwasher, phone, quaint village. $975-$2,375/week. 941-713-0034 or beachdreams@tampabay.rr.com.

BRIGHT! REDUCED! 2BR/2BA house, steps to beach. $1,400/month, $550/week. Jaime, 941-545-8488. http://jjvacations.blogspot.com.

ANNUAL: SANDPIPER RESORT 55-plus mobile home park community. 2BR/1BA, turnkey furnished, washer and dryer. Includes water, sewer and garbage. Bay and Gulf views. Lease to purchase. Call 941-778-4523 or 941-737-1121.

STEPS TO BEACH: Anna Maria Island. Fully furnished, spacious 1BR/2BA, kitchen, courtyard, washer and dryer. $425/week. Call 800-903-5176, or e-mail: annamariaisland@gmail.com.

ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA HOLMES Beach. Convenient location, big yard, pets considered, $895/month, garbage and yard service included. 941-778-2113.

RENTAL PROPERTY: 3BR/1BA, two-car garage with workshop. Large lot with picket fenced-in yard. Two blocks from Gulf, one block from bay. Quiet neighborhood. Bradenton Beach. $1,500/month. 941-321-3834.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA half duplex. Great location, 201 72nd St., Holmes Beach. Very clean, possible third bedroom or office. Pet OK. $1,200/month. CoastLine Accommodations, 941-779-9500.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA, Gulf views. $1,200/month includes water, cable TV, washer and dryer. 104 31st St., Holmes Beach. CoastLine Accommodations, 941-779-9500.

COMMERCIAL OFFICE SPACE: One or two offices with shared conference room, kitchen. Free-standing building on Gulf Drive. 944-737-0915.

FURNISHED MOTHER-IN-LAW apartment, canal view with a large deck, dock and saltwater pool to share. Apartment has private entrance, bath and

kitchenette. All utilities except telephone included. $350/week or $850/month. Perfect for a clean and quiet individual! Please e-mail tlyonsrq@verizon.net or call 941-928-8735. Leave message for information and availability.

ANNUAL FURNISHED 1BR/1BA waterfront apartment with laundry and some utilities included. $850/month. Phone 941-795-1132 or 941-545-7109.

ROOMMATE NEEDED to share 2BR/1BA duplex in Holmes Beach. $500/month plus half utilities. Call 941-778-6547.

SUNNY SHORES MOBILE home. 1BR/1BA near beach, clubhouse. Very nice. $1,200/month, October and November. No smoking, no pets. 941-730-4078.

OCTOBER OR NOVEMBER: 1BR/1BA mobile home, 55-plus community. No pets. $600/month. Steps to beach. 941-779-4634.

TWO CONDOS: ONE on the beach, one close by with a boat dock. 2BR/2BA, lots of amenities, beautifully updated. 941-761-1923.

SEASONAL RENTAL: LARGE 1BR/1.5BA condo, completely furnished, new kitchen, $1000/month, tenant pays electric. Community pool and clubhouse, five minutes from beach. 941-748-5352.

BEAUTIFUL 2BR/2BA: FLORIDA room, washer and dryer hookup, dishwasher, carport. $1,000/month. 2BR/1BA, tile floors, $725/month. 1BR/1BA, close to beach, $700/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 941-778-7500.

2008 SEASON, 200 feet to Rod & Reel Pier, fully furnished ground -floor duplex with all amenities, 2BR/1BA, no smokers/pets. $1,500/month, four-month minimum, discount for longer stays, available Dec.1. 941-387-8610.

HOLMES BEACH, 3BR/2BA, upstairs duplex, large yard, clean. $1,200/month, no pets. 941-725-4190.

ANNUAL BAYOU CONDO: New annual rental! Anna Maria 2BR/1BA near the city pier. $1,000/month plus electric. Call an Island Place Realty at 941-779-9320.

SEASONAL: ALL NEW for rent December 2007, January, February and March, 2008. 2BR/2BA on Homles Beach. Call, 941-778-1817

CHARMING MONTHLY SEASONAL: Condominium. Beach view on Holmes Beach. 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer. Two screened in-decks. Pool. Cross the street on the water. $2,400/month. 813-677-7477.

TEMPORARY RENTAL: 2BR elevated duplex with porch and laundry. Freshly remodeled, private parking, one block to Gulf beaches. $795/month. 941-807-5449.

ANNUAL CUTE, FURNISHED 1BR/1BA duplex. Lakefront with dock. Walk to beach. Garage with washer and dryer. No smoking/pets. Holmes Beach. $925/month, 941-232-3704.

3BR/2BA HOUSE FOR rent in Holmes Beach. Garage, washer/dryer hookup. No pets. 941-778-7039.

SEASONAL ALL NEW: For rent December 2007, January through March 2008. 2BR/2BA on Holmes Beach. Call 941-778-1819

3BR/2BA DUPLEX: ONE block to beach. Washer and dryer, tropical yard, no pets. $925/month. First and deposit. 941-524-6773. Leave message, available now.

ANNUAL RENTAL: BRADENTON Beach. 2BR/2BA condo. The unit is a four-plex and has two floors over parking. Steps to beach. $1,000/month, plus utilities. Call 813-245-0428.

3BR/2BA HOUSE FOR rent in Holmes Beach. Garage, washer/dryer hookup. Also annual apartment in Holmes Beach. Kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. No pets. 941-778-7039.

CORTEZ, BRADENTON BEACH area: Spacious, elevated 2BR/2.5BA unfurnished apartment. Large deck, half garage, laundry. $1,295/month includes utilities and basic cable. 1.3 miles to beach. Community boat ramp on Palma Sola Bay. Will consider six-month seasonal rental. 941-761-2725.

3BR/2BA DUPLEX: one block to beach. Washer and dryer, tropical yard, no pets. $925/month. First and deposit. 941-524-6773. Leave message, available now.

2BR/2BA CONDO on Anna Maria Island with beautiful Gulf views. Monthly, weekly or seasonal rentals. 941-721-4789. www.annamaria-rental.com.

PALMA SOLA BAY: Waterfront, end unit, condo villa. Large 2BR/2BA, lanai, patio, pools, tennis, great view. January-May 2008, $2,800/month; $5,200/two months. 941-794-5613.

ANNUAL RENTAL: HOLMES Beach. 1BR/1BA, across street from beach. $695/month, includes water and garbage. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 941-778-2307.

ANNUAL: NICE 2BR/2BA raised duplex. 63rd St., Holmes Beach. Two available, $1,000 or $1,200/ month. 941-565-1430. http://mysite.verizon.net/resr0kxh/homeforrent/

ANNUAL RENTAL: RIVERVIEW Boulevard. 3BR/2BA, garage, view of river, washer and dryer hook-ups, dishwasher, large yard. $1,295/month. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 941-778-2307.

CONDO 1BR/1BA ACROSS the street to the Gulf. $700/week, $1,800/month, plus tax. No smokers. 941-778-3320.

APARTMENT: 2BR/2BA, $950/month and 1BR/1BA, $650/month. Tenant pays utilities on Palma Sola Bay. Move in with security and first month rent. (Free month). Call Reed at 941-448-8100.

ANNA MARIA: SHELL Point. 2BR/2BA, furnished. Ground floor on water. Heated pool, tennis court and covered parking. No pets, smoking. Coin laundry. Minimum two months. Seasonal rates. First, last and security. 716-861-8016.

1BR DUPLEX: ANNA Maria. Walk to beach, furnished or unfurnished, pet friendly. $650/month includes water. 941-778-2192.

ANNA MARIA ANNUAL unfurnished 2BR. $850/month plus utilities. First, last, security. Dec. 1. 941-778-5439.

SEASONAL RENTALS AVAILABLE now. 2BR/2BA, all amenities, close to beach. Call Sharon at Old Florida Realty, 941-713-9096.

ANNUAL RENTAL AVAILABLE now at Westbay Cove condo. Ground floor, 2BR/2BA, poolside. Call Sharon at Old Florida Realty, 941-713-9096.

SEASONAL ANNA MARIA: 3BR/2BA house on open-water canal with hot tub, boat dock, steps to beaches and city piers. Available December, $2,800/month. Call: Deborah Thrasher, Re/Max Excellence, 941-518-7738. www.flgulfcoast.net.

VACATION RENTALS NOW: Palma Sola townhouse, 2BR/2BA, pool and boat dock, $550/week. Key Royale 3BR/2BA, pool and boat dock home, $899/week. Longboat Key 2BR/1BA, all updated village home, $699/week. Ringling museum area home, 2BR/2BA, $1,500/month with six-month lease. Call us, 941-756-1090. Real Estate Mart.

ELEVATED 2BR/1.5BA DUPLEX in Holmes Beach available Sept. 1. Quiet area, three blocks to beach. $975/month unfurnished, includes water. First, last, security required. 941-730-2606.

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

NEW LAKEFRONT CONDOS: From mid-$200s. Minutes to beach, one block south of Manatee Avenue on 67th Street. Models open daily. Hidden Lake Real Estate, 941-761-0444. www.hiddenlakecondominiums.com.

ISLAND HOME REDUCED: For sale by owner. Holmes Beach 3BR, deep-water canal, pool, boat dock, many upgrades. $675,000. Call 941-545-8601.

1BR/1BA MOBILE HOME: One block to marina. Land owned! No age, pet restrictions or fees. Really cute and clean. $115,000. 513-470-3851.

3BR/2.5BA HOUSE, STEPS TO beach: Less than two years old, nearly 2,000 sf, 18-foot soaring ceilings, heated pool, granite counter-tops, wood cabinets, stainless-steel appliances, hardwood floors, metal roof, two-car garage and more! Owner must sell. A real value at $669,000. 941-725-2826.

PRICE SLASHED: CHARMING canal house for sale. $649,900. Call 941-779-1013 or 717-392-4048.

ON THE BEACH! Condo appraised recently at $510,000. Now only $409,000. Beautifully remodeled 2BR/2BA, granite counter tops, pools. 941-761-1923.

BAYVIEW AND CANALFRONT with pool. 2BR/2BA open plan, new kitchen. Totally upgraded. Dock, three davits. Owner motivated. Not a drive-by, must see inside! $625,000. See disply ad in this week’s paper! 404 21st Place, Bradenton Beach by owner. Call Herb Dolan, 941-725-2395.

WATERFRONT COTTAGE ON Hodgdon Pond on Mount Desert Island in Maine, home of Acadia National Park. Will consider exchange or financing. $795,000. 1-800-453-9646. margo_stanley@verizon.net.

HOLMES BEACH: THREE adjoining lots. $1,200,000. Residential or zone commercial. Privacy. Beautiful! Serious buyers only, write: HOF99@nolanryan.net. Clyde Dickey, 2011 Nantucket, Richardson TX 75080.

DOUBLEWIDE 1BR/1BA: Large living, dining bar, utility rooms. Double carport, shed, deck, all appliances. Newly remodeled. Must see! $19,000. 941-545-7978.

PINEBROOK GOLF COURSE condo. Mainland, yet convenient to beaches. 4410 Fairways Blvd., Bradenton, #606. 2BR/2BA. Open Sunday 1-3pm. Only $209,000! Ethel Kelley, Rose Bay Real Estate, 941-704-7921.

LOT FOR MOBILE home. Water view. One mile from Island. Boat ramp available. $120,000. Can divide. Perfect investment property. 513-470-3851.

BRADENTON BEACH CONDO: 2BR/2BA, located steps to the beach and Intracostal. Unit has two floors above parking. Remodeled interior and exterior. $350,000, Call 813-245-0428.

LOT FOR MOBILE home. Water view. One mile from Island. Boat ramp available. Can divide. $120,000. Perfect investment property. 513-470-3851.

BRADENTON BEACH CONDO: 2BR/2BA, located steps to the beach and Intracostal. Unit has two floors above parking. Remodeled interior and exterior. $350,000. Call 813-245-0428.

ENJOY AFFORDABLE ISLAND living at Sandpiper Resort Co-op for sale. Totally renovated, all new turnkey unit. Beautiful bay views, private beach access, clubhouse, shuffleboard and more. $149.000. Includes share. Call Deb for viewing, 941-224-1652.

BRADENTON BEACH CONDO: 2BR/2BA, located steps to the beach and Intracostal. Unit has two floors above parking. Remodeled interior and exterior. $350,000. Call 813-245-0428.

3BR/2.5BA HOUSE, STEPS TO beach: Less than two years old, nearly 2,000 sf, 18-foot soaring ceilings, heated pool, granite counter-tops, wood cabinets, stainless-steel appliances, hardwood floors, metal roof, two-car garage and more! Owner must sell. A real value at $669,000. 941-725-2826.

2BR/2BA CONDO on Anna Maria Island with beautiful Gulf views. Monthly, weekly or seasonal rentals. 941-721-4789. www.annamaria-rental.com.

HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/2BA condo. Ground-level, end unit, tastefully furnished with upgrades. Enclosed lanai. Steps to beach. $338,000, 941-778-4164.

LOT FOR SALE; 57.75x114-feet, one block from beach. $450,000. 123 Neptune Lane, Holmes Beach. 941-779-4505 or 941-778-4246.

SHARE THE EXPENSE: Duplex home, minutes to the beach. $269,900. Won’t last long! 941-720-1121.

COSTA RICA: BE my neighbor on the Caribbean coast in multi-national artist colony. Brand new 3BR/2BA home, 2,400 sf. All tropical hardwoods. Walk to beach, dining and shopping. $219,000. Lot for sale, 10,000 sf, small gated community. $45,000. Call Robin, Gulf Bay Realty, for information, 941-713-4515.

BRAND NEW, THREE from the beach, boat dock. Views of the bay enhance this 4BR/3BA builder’s home. Available at $749,000. Just add pool at builder's cost and you have a perfect Island lifestyle. Brokers protected. 941-592-6642.

HOLMES BEACH LARGE corner lot in Bay Palms with opportunity for rental or for your many visitors. 2BR/1BA plus garage. Open plan with large porch. 1BR/1BA attached apartment. Located steps from the beach and walking distance to shops, restaurants, plus on the bus line. Offered at $585,000. Call Erlene Fitzpatrick at 941-224-6339 or 941-758-7777, Re/Max Gulfstream Realty.

WEST BRADENTON CONDO at The Lakes, 75th Street, Bradenton. 2BR/2BA, lake view, 1,700sf, $169,000. 941-725-0119.

THREE GREAT FURNISHED units in 55-plus waterfront park with beach access. Some land owned, one on the water. Patti Reed, Century 21. 941-750-6250.

STUNNING WATER VIEWS from this updated 2BR/2BA condo directly on Anna Maria Sound. Walk to the beach, shopping and cafes. Boat dockage available. $390,000. Call for more information. Heather Absten, P.A., Re/Max Gulfstream, 941-807-4661.

LOT FOR SALE: 57.75x114 feet. One block from beach. $450,000. 123 Neptune Lane, Holmes Beach. 941-779-4505 or 941-778-4246.

MUST SELL: ELEVATED concrete duplex. 2/BR per side. 3,500 sf. One block to beach. $429,900. 941-807-5449.

BEAUTIFUL GULF VIEWS from this 2BR/2BA Bradenton Beach condo. Tommy Bahama-style furnishings, washer and dryer in unit, kitchen, granite, stainless steel. Complex has pool, spa, tennis court, boat slips, fishing pier. $519,000. Owner at 941-388-5238 or 941-447-2061.

KEY ROYALE WATERFRONT home: Boat slip, pool and spa. All updated. Easy-in terms, $80,000 down. Cash - to- mortgage price $799,000. Call owner/agent direct, 941-356-1456.

OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE

FLORIDA LAND AUCTIONS. Free property analysis. Market evaluation for land and farms. www.MyersJackson.com. Rowell Realty & Auction Co. Inc. AB296/AU479.

FLORIDA LAND: OWNER financed. 10-acre estates, homes only, paved, underground electric, $89,900, great value. Limited time offer, www.1800flaland.com. Florida Woodland Group, Inc. 800-352-5263. Licensed real estate Broker.

NORTH FLORIDA LAND Sale: Recreational to residential. Five to 350 acres starting at $5,500 per acre with owner financing. 800-294-2313, ext. 1685 A Bar Sales, Inc. Seven days, 7am-7pm.

FIRST TIME OFFERED: Colorado mountain ranch. 35 acres, $49,900. Priced for quick sale. Overlooking a majestic lake, beautifully treed, 360-degree mountain views, adjacent to national forest. Easy terms. 866-353-4807.

AFFORDABLE LAKE PROPERTIES: On pristine 34,000-acre Norris Lake. Over 800 miles of wooded shoreline. Four seasons. Call 888-291-5253 or visit Lakeside Realty, www.lakesiderealty-tn.com.

STUCK IN FLORIDA? Can't sell what you own? Trade your property for one of our lakefront homes or lots in the mountains of North Georgia or western North Carolina. Call Darin at Bender Realty, 800-311-1340.

LUXURIOUS ITALIAN VILLAS: Each unique and handcrafted, in our La Campanella residential community with spa and restaurant on premise. Located in Southwest Colorado nestled between the San Juan Mountains and the Animas River Valley. This is an outstanding opportunity for real estate investments and second home buyers. Durango was recently named to America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations and preserved communities. Visit us www.lacampanelladurango.com/FL, or call 970-769-3769.

NORTH CAROLINA: COOL mountain air, views and streams. Homes, cabins and acreage. Free brochure. 800-642-5333. Realty Of Murphy, 317 Peachtree St., Murphy N.C. 28906. www.realtyofmurphy.com.

VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS: FIVE acres riverfront on Big Reed Island Creek near New River State Park, fishing, view, private, good access $89,500. 866789-8535.

COASTAL GEORGIA: HALF acre-plus. $89,900. Incredible community, water and marsh views, year-round temperate weather. Near Golden Isles. Enjoy boating, fishing, walking, family and retirement living. Great financing available. 888-513-9958.

TENNESSEE LAND SALE: 20 acres, only $29,900. Subdivision potential. 20 aces. Cabin only, $69,900. Saturday, Nov 10. only 2,100 sf log cabin package on 20-acre ridge top with spectacular views. Two miles to Nicklaus-designed golf course. Near Tennessee River and recreation lake or 20 acres, only $29,900. Excellent financing. Call today to find out how to pay no closing costs. 866-999-2290, ext. 1628.

BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA.: Escape to beautiful western North Carolina mountains. Free color brochure and information. Mountain properties with spectacular views. Homes, cabins, creeks and Investment acreage. Cherokee Mountain GMAC Real Estate.cherokeemountainrealty.com. Call for free brochure, 800-841-5868.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN log homes starting at $189,900. 3BR/2BA, approximately 1,340 sf. Premier Mountain Properties, www.jimmydagenhart.com. 828-284-0985.

BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA: Blowing Rock, Banner Elk. Let the local experts at MAP Realty find that perfect property for you. 828-262-5655, or www.maprealtyboone.com.

CLARKS HILL LAKE, Georgia: Drastically reduced! Heavily treed, dockable waterfront on huge lake. Underground electric and central water. Financing available. Lakefront building lot. $99,900. 888-942-5253.

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