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Date of Issue: March 30, 2005

The Islander - Classifieds: Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2004

ITEMS FOR SALE

TRAILMATE JOYRIDER: Three-wheel bike, like new, never used. Cost $500. Best offer. Call 778-7449.

ELEGANT WHITE SOFA $950; full sleeper sofa $345; queen sleeper sofa $500; dining room table with six chairs $800; glass and brass coffee table $150; end table $125. Call 794-5994.

FREE: I will trim your frangipani Plumeria tree free for the cuttings. Call 798-9173, day or night.

LIGHT OAK HEADBOARD full size, one nightstand, dresser with mirror, $140. White desk with chair, $45. Call 383-4146.

INVACARE ELECTRIC mobility scooter, $400. Call 779-9810.

WHITE WOOD TABLE, 85 by 45 inches with leaf and four vinyl chairs, $100. Call 761-9469.

48-INCH ROUND dining table with six chairs, blue cushions, excellent condition, $100. 30-inch long Formica serving table, $30. Call 779-9497.

OLD FISHING LURES, several brands. For information call 778-5793, 10am-2pm daily.

WHEELCHAIR: MOTORIZED, three years old, lightly used, great condition. $999. Call 761-0885.

GE REFRIGERATOR, frost free, $50. Glass-top table, 36 by 56 inches, $40. Call 798-9173.

USED 1200-POUND Mantowoc ice machine with bin, good condition, works great, $1,650. Call Bill, 795-7411.

Fish tank: 150-gallon with hand-made oak cabinet, fully equipped, $1,000 or best offer. Call Bill, 795-7411.

CAR COVER: Toyota Supra, like new, $50. Call Bill, 795-7411.

NICKELS: INDIAN HEAD, 75, no dates, $10; 13 with good dates, $8. Various commemorative uncirculated silver dollars and halves. 792-4274.

CAMCORDER IN PERFECT condition. - got a new one for Christmas! Sharp Viewcam 8 LCD VL-E630. Comes with all the accessories, including carrying bag and a brand new double battery. $100. Call 778-6234.

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

I NEED old bookcases. Please call Linda Sweeney, 779-9005.

BINGO! Annie Silvers Community Center. Every Thursday, through April 1, 7pm. Everyone welcome. Smoke free. 103 23rd St. Corner of Avenue C and 23rd Street, Bradenton Beach.

ANYONE INTERESTED in starting a weekly, low-stakes, couple's poker game? If interested, please call 778-7449.

DISCOVER PILATES: Eight-weeks, beginning and intermediate sessions at the Anna Maria Island Art League. Beginning-level class, 9am Mondays, now through-April 5; intermediate-level 6pm Wednesdays now through-April 5, $64 for eight-week session. Certified Pilates Instructor: Preston Whaley Jr., Physicalmind Institute. Pre-register a week in advance. For more information and to register, call 778-2099.

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. Honeybell tangelos crop, mature now!

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, Friday, 9:30am-2pm, Saturday 9-noon. Always 50 percent off sales rack. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 779-2733.

MULTI-FAMILY MOVING sale, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 20 & 21, 8am. 520 72nd St., Holmes Beach.

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY, Feb. 21, 9am-? Lots of everything. 2709 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

GARAGE SALE FRIDAY, Feb. 20, 8am-2pm. Black memorabilia, mint 44-caliber dueling pistols, old photo albums, Depression glass. 206 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria.

SATURDAY FEB. 21, 9am. Rain or shine. Multi-family, lots of good stuff. 6401-A Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach.

SATURDAY, FEB. 21, 9am-1pm. Shell Point condominiums will have a tag sale. Doors open at 9am. Shell Point Clubhouse, 6300 Flotilla Drive, Holmes Beach.

ANNUAL STREET SALE Saturday, Feb. 28, 9am-2pm. Arts and crafts, white elephant, homemade pies, sloppy joe's and hot dogs. Pines Trailer Park, Bradenton Beach, near Bridge Street Fishing Pier.

SANDPIPER RESORT CO-OP Annual Street Fair, Saturday, Feb. 21, 7am-2pm. Household items, furniture, art, raffle and food. You name it - we have it. 2601 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach.

MOVING SALE SATURDAY, Feb. 21, 7:30am-3pm. 6-HP Johnson motor, antique rocker, Lay-Z-Boy rocker, coffee table. 239 Gladiolus, Anna Maria.

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY, Feb. 21, 8am. Twin beds, dryer, bed linens, other stuff. 610 N. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria.

LOST AND FOUND

LOST: PRESCRIPTION eye glasses, magnetized sun glasses perhaps attached. Lost in vicinity of 2600 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, on Thursday, Feb. 5. Please call 778-1271.

LOST: CELL PHONE. Lost in Holmes Beach area. Please call 778-3390.

LOST CAT: Vicinity of 71st Street, Holmes Beach. Looks like a Maine-coon cat with black striping and white paws. Has medium-length hair. Answers to "Bootsy." Reward: $150. Call 730-1086.

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.

GORGEOUS ADULT CATS and other pets for adoption at Southgate Animal Hospital. References checked. 922-0774.

TRANSPORTATION

BOATS & BOATING

SHUGAR'S BOAT DETAILING: Yachts, sailboats, any size boat. Free estimates. Weekly, bi-weekly, monthly. Call Capt. Robert Shugars, 778-0069.

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.

NEED A CHILD or pet sitter? Call one number and get connected to three wonderful sitters! Tiffany, Kari, Holly. 778-3275 or 779-0793.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

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

REAL ESTATE AGENTS! Busy office, best location, best commissions. Call today! Robin or Jesse, 778-7244.

FULL-TIME HOUSEKEEPER: Drug-free, reliable, must work holidays and weekends. Apply in person to Club Bamboo/Econo Lodge, 2502 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach.

WORK ON THE BEACH! Assistant manager for Longboat Key condo/hotel. Full-time, energetic professional wanted to fulfill front desk/reservations and staff oversight responsibilities for busy vacation rental property. Must be personable, organized and possess good computer skills. Great location, staff and guests! No evenings. Partial weekends and some holiday hours required. Office and/or hotel experience preferred. Send resume and/or letter of interest to: PO Box 8245, Longboat Key FL 34228.

LEGAL SECRETARY/PARALEGAL needed for sole practitioner. Must be well organized, have good computer and telephone skills and relate well to all types of people. Casual work environment close to the Island. Legal experience preferred but will train the right person. Please e-mail your resume to kendra@presswoodlaw.com or call 749-6433.

HELP WANTED: Apply for all positions at Ooh La La! Bistro, 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

JOURNALIST: Part-time reporter sought for city beat and features writing by The Islander. Must have journalism education, experience or background relevant to government reporting. E-mail resumes to news@Islander.org, fax 778-9392 or mail/deliver to office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217.

CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS! Would you like to meet interesting people from around the world? Are you interested in learning the history of Anna Maria Island? Get involved with the Anna Maria Island Historical Museum, 402 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. We need you! Call 778-0492.

THE TINGLEY MEMORIAL Library in Bradenton Beach is looking for volunteers. Duties include checking books in and out, reshelving and generally assisting library patrons. It's fun, give it a try! Anyone interested in our friendly community library should call Eveann Adams, 779-1208.

HEALTH CARE

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 $30 per hour- free advice. 545-7508.

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

K.A.S. CLEANING LLC: Employee owned, servicing private homes, condos, rentals and seasonal homes. Concierge services and home watch. Bonded, insured. 730-5318.

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

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

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 at 778-3620.

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.

YOU'VE CALLED the rest - now call the best. 10 pecent discount for new customers. Call "We Clean." Ellen 779-2422, or Lolly 761-2800.

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

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

INCOME TAX SERVICE: Individuals and small businesses. We also do electronic filing and all states. Call Pat, Kenney Tax Service, 761-8156.

DUMP TRAILER: For rent for all your trash and construction needs. Call 778-5551.

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

A HANDYMAN TO Have Around. All home repairs. Painting, blinds, faucets, picture hanging, drywall and more. What work do you need done? Call Dwayne, 586-9358.

JACK OF ALL trades. Lawn care, home repair, painting, cleaning. No job too small. Call Scott, 720-4873 or 778-4425.

LOSE WEIGHT be stronger, slimmer, more flexible. Certified fitness training, private studio setting. No contract, low rates, great results. 794-6531.

MASTER YOUR COMPUTER No school, book or person can teach you as easily as this experienced teacher. Repairs. Call 383-5372.

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.

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.

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

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING Services: Quality lawn maintenance, landscape cleanups, plantings, pruning, shell and more! Insured, referenced, free estimates. Call 778-2335 or 284-1568.

BAREFOOT LAWNS & GARDENS Providing the total TLC for your landscaping requirements. Lawns, trees, shrubs, container gardens and gardens. Design, installation and service. Call 730-5318 for free consultation

"GET MOORE FOR your money" with Lew Moore. Complete tree services and chipping, estate/garage/shed cleanups. Five years on Anna Maria Island. Call 761-7629.

AFFORDABLE LAWN MOWING! Only $50/month, why do it yourself! Relax while your lawn is mowed. Call Scott 792-3560.

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, 518-3316.

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

KEVIN GRIFFITHS' ISLAND Paint Interior/exterior painting, pressure washing and wallpaper. For prompt, reliable service at reasonable rates, call 704-7115 or 778-2996. Mom/son 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. 792 1367, 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.

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

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

JERRY'S HOME REPAIR and Lawn Care: Light carpentry, pressure washing, handyman, plumbing and electrical, light hauling, tree trimming. Call 778-6170 or 447-2198.

TILE/PAINT/HOME repair. Quality and value serving Manatee County since 1982. Free estimate, all work guaranteed. Call 524-0088.

ISLAND HOME REPAIRS: Painting, carpentry, plumbing, drywall repairs, roofing, electrical repairs, tile, screen repairs. No job too small. New number, 807-0028.

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, north Anna Maria Island, annual, $1,500/month, or seasonal, $2,500/month. Bayfront cottages also available with docks from $1,500/month, $500/week. Call 794-5980, or www.divefish.com.

WINTER, SPRING, SUMMER 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.

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.

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.

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.

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

2BR/1BA unfurnished annual Gulfview. $850/month. Call 778-0292 or 650-3552.

KING BEDROOM efficiency for rent. Short-term only. Night, weekend, weekly. Private entrance, private deck. Nonsmoking, close to beach. Call 778-3433 or 773-0010.

SEASONAL RENTAL AVAILABLE March 1. 1BR waterfront apartment on north end of Anna Maria. $1,750/month. Call 778-5445.

GULFVIEW: NORTH SHORE Drive, 2BR/2BA, ground level, available now thru May. Fully furnished, $2,000/month, includes utilities. (863) 581-4206, (813) 935-0694, (813) 933-8697, or e-mail: andrewr@asme.org.

WESTBAY POINT: Finest waterfront unit and view! 2BR/2BA, corner unit, furnished. $2,500/month. Available February, March, April. Call (818) 620-3543.

ON THE BEACH new, 2BA/2BA weekly/monthly, Bradenton Beach 778-3618 or www.linger-longer.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. $1,500/weekly or $5,200/monthly. Call 713-4805 or e-mail: gamiller@tampabay.rr.com.

IDEAL OFFICE SPACE for lease, Loggerhead Junction in beautiful Holmes Beach. Small office park within walking distance to the beach. 465 to 930 sq.ft. Inland Southeast Property Management, 929-0144.

LOVELY 2BR UNIT, six-month rental. 210 81st. St., Holmes Beach. Leave your stuff from year to year. $2,250/month. Call (813) 961-8921.

NEW 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, central air conditioning, furnished. 55-plus park, across from beach. Seasonally $2,400/month or annually $1,400/month. Call 778-4349.

AFFORDABLE LONGBOAT KEY beach house. Charming 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, kitchen appliances, screened porch, spacious yard, Gulfview. Unfurnished, $1,500/month. Annual rental. Small pets allowed. Send e-mail to: khuelster@yahoo.com.

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, $2,000/month. Call Ron, 761-9808.

POOL HOME for your Florida holiday rental! 3BR/2BA, furnished, including grill. At the end of Perico Island causeway. $750/week, discounts for longer. Call 753-8709 or www.suzanneshomes.com.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL 2BR/1BA, 100 steps to Gulf, lanai, washer/dryer. $795/month, first, last, security. Call 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

ANNUAL RENTAL: Northwest Bradenton, spacious 3BR/2BA home, washer/dryer, two-car garage. $1,250/month. Pet friendly. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 778-2307.

VACATION RENTAL: 1BR/1BA duplex, three short blocks to beach. Phone, premium cable TV, microwave, washer/dryer, sleeps four. $1,800/month, $550/week. Call 807-5627 or e-mail: aalmengual@msn.com.

BEACHFRONT: NORTH SHORE Drive, ground-level all-view home. Bean Point area. $3,500/month, $1,500/week. Call Tom, (559) 760-1331.

BAYFRONT ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA house, quiet neighborhood. Also available furnished 1BR/1BA apartment. Call 795-1132.

BEACHSIDE: NORTH SHORE Drive on the beach behind our house. Bean Point area. $2,500/month, $900/week. Call Tom, (559) 760-1331.

EL CONQUISTADOR 2BR/2BA, seasonal rental available March and April. Nicely located and furnished, cathedral ceilings, screened lanai, washer/dryer. Garage storage. Fourteen clay tennis courts. Call 778-3926.

ANNUAL RENTAL 1BR/1BA in City of Anna Maria, west of Gulf Drive. $750/month. First, last, security. Call 778-3523.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA elevated duplex in Bradenton Beach. One block to beach. Covered parking with storage. High ceilings, clean. No pets. $800/month. Call 778-4665 or 725-2549.

WORKSHOP/STORAGE for rent. 875 sf, large overhead door. One mile from Bradenton Beach. Call 795-1000.

VACATION RENTAL: Charming 1BR/1BA, fully furnished, across from white sandy beach. Call 809-3714.

ANNA MARIA ANNUAL rental. 1BR/1BA with sun room apartment one block to Gulf and on Lake LaVista bayou. One person, nonsmoker, pet possible. Washer/dryer hookup in separate utility room. $795/month. Call 778-9158.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 3BR/2BA, direct bayfront home with heated pool, $3,000/month. Call Betsy Hills Real Estate, PA, 778-2291.

STEPS TO BEACH! Gorgeous furnished and spacious 1BR apartments. Anna Maria Island, seasonal rentals. Washer/dryer. $550/week, $1,900/month. Call 778-1098. Pets welcome!

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

ANNUAL 2BR/1.5BA brand new Holmes Beach townhouse with all appliances. One block from beach, quiet area, 120 52nd. St. $1,100/month plus utilities. No pets, nonsmoking. Call (330) 718-1952.

BAYFRONT ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA, tennis, pool, cable, water/sewer and trash included. Old Florida Realty Co., 778-3377, or Sharon 778-3730.

ANNA MARIA GULF beachfront apartment, vacation or seasonal. Lovely furnished interior, porch, sundeck, patio, tropical garden setting, laundry, no pets. Call 778-3143.

VACATION RENTALS available now. 2BR/2BA villas or townhouses, $1,800-$3,150/month, call for weekly rates. Marina Pointe Realty Co., 779-0732 or (866) 779-0732.

ANNUAL 3BR/2BA, washer/dryer hookup, $900/month; 1BR/1BA, $650/month; 2BR/1BA, washer/dryer hookup, carport, $850. No pets. Dolores Baker Realty, 778-7500.

ANNUAL RENTAL Morningside condo, unfurnished, 2BR/1BA, near pool, $750/month, plus electric and phone. Marina Pointe Realty Co., 779-0732 or (866) 779-0732.

SPECIAL RATE! For March: Fabulous townhouse at Sunbow Bay, three beds, beautifully furnished February 2004. All newly decorated. Superb views from all balconies over the water. Boat dock. $3,200. Contact 730-5318 or 011-44-1708-688499. E-mail: Sandypflorida@aol.com.

MARCH IS AVAILABLE! 2BR/2.5BA, North Beach Village, $2,700/month; 2BR/2BA, Perico Bay Club, $2,500/month. Call Martha at RE/MAX Gulfstream Realty, 778-7777.

ANNA MARIA CITY: 2BR/2BA duplex, available 2004-05 season. Canal, dock. Amenities included. $1,950/month, three-month preferred. Call 778-5793.

VACATION RENTAL: 101 73rd St., ground floor, Gulffront, $750/week. Call Martha at RE/MAX Gulfstream Realty, 778-7777.

UNOCCUPIED: Need two good people to fill vacancy. 2BR/2BA duplex, attractive, quiet, clean, $1,850/month, 2004 season. All amenities. Call 778-5793.

LOOKING FOR NEXT year? 3BR/2BA Gulffront condo, heated pool, Jacuzzi, tennis, beach. Available January, February, March. Call 794-8877.

AVAILABLE FOR MARCH, Gulffront condo, 3BR/2BA, heated pool, Jacuzzi, tennis, beach. Call 794-8877.

MANASOTA KEY, private home directly on beach/Gulf. 2BR/2BA, pet possible. Available May forward and next season. Call (570) 943-2516.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: Large 1BR apartment in quiet duplex. $675/month. Call 224-2231.

2004 WEEKLY SPECIALS! Now available. Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

ANNUAL CANAL CONDO with boat slip, 2BR/2BA, nature views, vaulted ceilings, fireplace, enclosed lanais, beautifully updated, covered parking, heated pool. $1,025/month. Call 761-2229.

NORTH END ANNUAL 1BR/1BA, washer/dryer, small pet OK, $700/month. Call Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

EFFICIENCY APARTMENT across from Gulf, $450/week plus tax and cleaning deposit. Nicely furnished, nonsmoking. Call 778-3320.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/1BA, garage, one block to beach. $825/month, plus utilities. Adults only. Call 778-1550.

SEASONAL HOLMES BEACH 1BR/1BA, ground-floor unit, half-block to beach. $395/weekly. Also, 2BR/2BA unit, $495/weekly. Call 342-9456 or cell, (239) 410-4466.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: Spacious 2BR/1BA remodeled, 100 steps to Gulf. Laundry, lanai. Call (585) 473-9361 or 778-5412.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH: Very large 2BR/2BA, den, laundry, porch, close to Gulf, remodeled. Call 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

NORTH BRADENTON BEACH large 2BR/1BA covered parking, bay view, steps to Gulf. Call 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

2BR/2BA CONDO turnkey furnished on the El Conquistador golf course. Secure. Heated pool. $1,000/month, six months or annual. Call 302-1970.

SEASONAL RENTALS: Condos and houses from $1,500/month-$500/week. Annual rentals: 517 72nd St., 3BR/2BA house, dock, two car garage, pet OK; 7104 Marina Drive, 3BR/2BA house, pool, two car garage, pet OK, $1,500/month; Perico Bay Club, 2BR/2BA with den, first-floor villa, cathedral ceilings, two car garage, pond view, heated pool, tennis, gated community, pet OK, $1,300/month. SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202.

REAL ESTATE

TWO LUXURY VACATION villas built 2000, across the road from public beach in Holmes Beach. Each villa is 3BR/3BA and each have their own pools. For details, contact Steve, 795-6225.

KEY ROYALE 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. Travertine 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.

HARBOUR LANDINGS: Lot and dock. Beautiful 12,100 sq.ft. homesite offered by owner/Realtor. Gated community in Cortez. $265,000 includes dock for boat up to 35-feet Longview Realty, 383-6112, or George Noble, 685-3372.

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 $289,000. Call (570) 943-2516.

2BR/2BA HOUSE with separate 1BR/1BA guest room. Large lot, room for a pool. Boat dock, two-car garage, turnkey furnished. Excellent rental. 5905 Flotilla Drive, Holmes Beach. $449,000. Call 920-4539.

EIGHT-UNIT APARTMENT building in Toledo, Ohio. Trade for Anna Maria condo/home/duplex. Great cash flow. Call (734) 243-9006. Leave message.

THREE LONGBOAT LOTS on General Harris Street, total of 1.3 acres (MOL). Offered at $400K each. Longview Realty, 383-6112.

LONGBOAT KEY CONDO recently remodeled 2BR/2BA end unit, first floor, carport, patio, clubhouse, heated pool, private beach, boat docking. $325,000. Owner, 383-4788.

MOBILE HOME and lot for sale. Sunny Shores on Palma Sola Bay near beach. 2BR/2BA, central air and heat. No restrictions. $79,000. Call 795-5089.

GREAT INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! Rare elevated duplex in Holmes Beach with two 2BR/1.5BA units. Leased. Screened lanai, washer/dryer in units. Updated. Covered parking. $399,900. Call 730-0100, owner/Realtor.

BRADENTON: PARKWAY VILLAS, 55-plus, exceptional 2BR/1BA, furnished, washer/dryer, carport. $69,500. Call 751-1440.

SAN REMO SHORES condo, 1BR/1BA on canal, just two miles to beaches. No restrictions! $120,000. Contact Bill, 518-9300 days, 795-5100 evenings.

COMMUTER'S PARADISE Bay Colony, Palmetto. Deep canal, Terra Ceia Bay, 3BR/2.5BA, two-car garage, office and pool. Easy access to I-75, I-275, St. Pete, Tampa, Sarasota. Dock/lift, amongst lush tropical gardens. Very private, yet so convenient. $529,900. 4911 Palmetto Point Drive. Call 721-4653 or 773-0715.

PERICO BAY CLUB 2BR/2BA first-floor condo with unobstructed south view of Palma Sola Bay. Upscale, contemporary, custom furnishings in gated community with pools and tennis. Private sale, turnkey. $339,000. Call 795-7549.

LAGUNA YACHT VILLAGE: Tranquil waterfront community offers everything you've been looking for. Deep-water boat docks, short walk to gorgeous beaches, tropical setting and carefree living. Two brand new quality built homes with spacious floor plans and many upgrades starting at $638,500 and three homesites starting at $240,000. Call Tina Rudek or Mike Migone of Wedebrock Real Estate, 383-5543.

BEACH COTTAGE RESORT 3BR owners home plus three rental units. Great west of Gulf Drive location. 100 yards to beach. Walking distance to shops and restaurants. For sale by owner. 111 36th St., Holmes Beach. $1,100,000. 778-2071.

THE SEA OATS, 2201 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach. Seize the limited-time opportunity to obtain at preconstruction prices a condo in a small complex of 8 in paradise! All will have views of private beach and Gulf of Mexico from windows and balconies. Sarasota Bay to be seen from roof-top verandas. Luxury inside and out. Heated swimming/spa, glass elevator. Carports, garages. Very low maintenance. Contemporary Key West-style, 2BR/2.5BA, total sf from 1,597 to 3,146 sf $579,000 - $959,000. Open house every Sunday, noon-4pm. Contact Jane Guy, 284-5469.

WATERFRONT HOME on canal. City of Anna Maria. Principals only. $575,000. Call 518-3440.

NORTH END 2BR/2BA near Gulf beach. Sun deck, screened porch, working fireplace, solar. $490,000. Call 778-2665.

NORTH LONGBOAT KEY Gulfside single-family community. Only three homes and four lots remaining. Community pool, walk to beach, shops. Models open daily 10AM-4PM. Conrad Beach, 387-9595.

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, Feb. 22, 2-4pm. Northwest Bradenton, 1119 59th St. N.W. 3-4BR/3BA on double lot, 200-foot waterfront, dock/lift, pool. $895,000. Call 224-9008 or 927-2392.

SANDY POINT 2BR/2BA condo, turnkey, beautiful, walk to beach, shopping, restaurants. Lowest price on Island. $219,000. Call (813) 641-1698.

PERICO BAY CLUB Grand Cayman model, 2-3BR/2BA, enclosed lanai, deck, two-car garage, new appliances and many updates. Exceptional location, furnished. $350,000. Call Don, 794-1421.

CHARMING, UPDATED 3BR/2BA beach cottage on north end of Anna Maria. Short walk to Gulf and bay. $495,000. Betsy Hills Real Estate, P.A., 778-2291.

BUILDERS REHAB WATERFRONT: 1,700 sf, excellent location, city of Anna Maria. $575,000. Call 518-3440.

PERFECT BEACHHOUSE! Relax in this beautiful remodeled ground-floor home across from beach, or build up for beautiful Gulf sunsets. $497,000. 778-4675.

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