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Date of Issue: February 14, 2007

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2007

ITEMS FOR SALE

BICYCLES: MENS, LADIES. Single or ten-speed. Like new. $35. 941-792-3775.

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

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

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.

MORE THAN A Mullet-Wrapper Islander T-shirts on sale: S,M,L,XL $8, now through Saturday, Feb. 10. Sale price available for purchase in
person at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information:
941-778-7978.

YOU WANT IT ... You got it. Oval AMI bumper stickers are just $1 at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7978.

HELP SUPPORT OFFICER Pete Lannon: Silicone bracelets, DARE2CARE/ISLANDER4PETE. Child $2, adult $5. The bracelets are donated by The Islander and all $$$ go to a pre-paid college fund for Pete's youngest son. 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 four through adult. Call 941-807-1734 or visitwww.islanddojo.cmasdirect.com.

FLORIDA'S OWN RODNEY Dangerfield: Available to entertain for corporate events, golf tournaments, and private parties. Cell 781-367-0339.

SAIL AWAY AS Low As $99 per day. Private sails to Egmont Key, Cabbage Key, Cayo Costa, Everglades, Key West, Dry Tortugas aboard 65-foot sailing vessel Lex-Sea. 10 percent off trips before March 15, 2007. www.annamariaislandsailing.com. 941-713-8000.

TINGLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY: Accepting donations of new and good condition books for upcoming annual book sale. 111 Second St. N., Bradenton Beach.

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.

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

GUARDIAN AD LITEM volunteers needed: A guardian ad litem is a trained volunteer appointed by the court to represent and advocate for the best interest of children who have been abused, abandoned or neglected. Make a positive impact! Call 941-744-9473 or visit www.12circuitgal.org.

GARAGE SALES

ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30am-2pm Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. 9am-noon Saturdays. Always clothing sales. 941-779-2733. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria.

GARAGE SALE: 8am-noon Saturday, Feb. 10. Computer desk, printers, decorative items, kitchenware, linens and more! 305 Highland Ave., Bradenton Beach.

INSIDE SALE: EVERYTHING must go! 7am-? Friday and Saturday, Feb. 9-10. 209 78th Street, Holmes Beach. Corner of 78th St. and Palm Drive.

HUGE SALE! 9am-3pm Saturday, Feb.10. Plants, crafts, bicycle, freezer, clothes and items too numerous to mention. Island Garden Club. 2418 Ave. B, Bradenton Beach.

SALE: 8am-1pm Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 10-11. Bargain prices! Clothes, household items, plants, cookbooks. Rain dates Feb. 17-18. 505 69th St., Holmes Beach.

FLEA MARKET: 9am-4pm Saturday, Feb. 10. Lots of furniture, collectibles, gifts, jewelry, bric-a-brac, china, treasures and fun stuff. Parking lot of Niki’s Island Treasures, 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

11TH ANNUAL YARD sale: 8am-1pm Saturday, Feb. 10. Coral Shores, 9200 Cortez Road.

GARAGE SALE: 8am-noon Saturday, Feb. 10. Furniture, household items, clothes. Multi-family. 219 Periwinkle Plaza, Anna Maria.

BUDGET BOX THRIFT Shop: 10am-4pm Monday-Friday, 10am-2pm Saturday. Furniture, jewelry, china, kitchenware, more. Telephone 941-746-4906. 401 42nd St. W., Bradenton.

ESTATE SALE: 9:30am-2pm Thursday, Feb. 8. Ethan Allen mission-style wall unit, coffee, end table and desk, two leather love seats, portable storage drawers, dining room table and chairs, large screen TV, bedroom furniture, lamps, office equipment, Murphy bed, fishing equipment, kitchenware, sets of china and miscellaneous. 1985 17-foot Mako Angler with 2003 Yamaha 115-hp motor and trailer. A nice sale. Sale conducted by Palma Sola sales. Numbers given out at 8am.

LOST & FOUND

LOST: TWO PAIR OF prescription glasses. Perico Bay area. If found, call 941-761-4988.

FOUND CAT: BLACK and tan. Gold/green eyes, affectionate, small bluish-green collar. Found near 75th Street and Holmes Boulevard. 941-778-5119.

PETS

FOSTER PARENTS NEEDED for loving homes to foster puppies and kittens until they are old enough for adoption. All food and medical provided. Julie, 941-720-1411.

ADULT CATS in desperate need of loving homes. All are current on vaccines. All applicants screened. Please, call 941-922-0774.

TRANSPORTATION

1965 MUSTANG CONVERTIBLE: Rare VIN number, original paint, as-is. $24,000 or best offer. 941-795-4621.

1968 CUSTOM CORVETTE convertible. 327 four-speed, perfect condition. $28,000 or best offer. 941-795-4621.

BOATS & BOATING

2004 CAROLINA SKIFF: 198DLX Yamaha 90, four-stroke, live well, fish finder, trailer, low hours. $13,200. Call 518-365-2701.

30-FOOT SAILBOAT: 1984 Islander Bahama. New rigging in December 2003, Harken roller furling, Anderson self-tailing wenches, wheel steering, hand-shower, refrigerator/freezer, 15-hp Yanmar diesel engine (fresh water cooled). In the water on Longboat Key. $26,500. Call for more information or appointment. 941-914-2037.

BOATS: SPORTFISH TO Motor Yacht, 25-to 100-feet. 2760 Pursuit 2004, 29 Stamas 2000, 1989 Carolina Classic 29, Sea Ray 30 Sundancer 2004, 2004 Regal 3060 35 hours. Hatteras 45 conv 1985-1988, Jefferson 52, 1997, Carver 44 aft diesel. Many more. 941-228-3489. Unitedyacht.com/davidstruber. Sell your boat or yacht?

SPACE FOR SMALL boat. Mushroom rivets for Anderson windows. 941-778-1893.

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.

LOOKING FOR A babysitter, pet sitter, dog walker or somebody to do odd jobs? Call Kendall, 14-year-old, ninth-grader. Certified in first aid! 941-779-9783.

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.

REAL ESTATE AGENTS wanted: SunCoast Real Estate LLC. Floor time and generous split. Confidential. Call Mary Ann Schmidt, 941-779-0202 or 941-778-4931.

SCHEDULER, DISPATCHER, RECEPTIONIST: Computer experience and must have excellent oral and written skills. 941-778-4454.

PACKING: 2-4 HOURS a day, afternoons. Pack and ship store. Must be responsible, dependable, able to bend, lift, multi-task, work independently, interact with customers, assist with copying, faxing, filing. Call 941-778-1911 for appointment.

NURSES: PRIVATE DUTY. Long-term home care assisting quadriplegic. Morning, 8am-1pm and overnight, 10pm-8am, shifts available. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.

TOP ADVERTISING sales position open at The Islander newspaper. Great territory, commissions. Previous outside sales helpful. If you possess a willingness for strong community involvement, positive outlook and drive to succeed, fax or e-mail a letter and/or resume to 941-778-9392, sales@islander.org.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

RESTAURANT AND MORE: 50-seat restaurant with great ambience also retails select items. Beer and wine license. Any menu OK. $120,000. Confidentiality agreement required for details. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112. For more great business and realty buys: www.longviewrealty.com.

GIFTS/DECOR FOR patio, home and garden. Enchanting shop, fun items in good resort area location. $89,000. Confidentiality agreement required for details. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112. For more great business and realty buys: www.longviewrealty.com.

CHARTER BOAT SERVICE: Eco-tours, sightseeing, more in Cortez. Assets include 26-foot cat, 150-hp outboard. $70,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112. For more great business and realty buys: www.longviewrealty.com.

BEACHFRONT: FUNKY LITTLE building in dynamite location. Great foot traffic. Now a profitable restaurant with added income, it would also be great for any kind of retail, many other uses. $1,475,000. Confidentiality agreement required for details. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.

HEALTH CARE

CNA CAREGIVER AVAILABLE for home care. Flexible hours, have references. Call 941-753-8345 or 941-730-3984.

SERVICES

AWARD WINNING WEB-SITES - 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

MAN WITH SHOVEL: Plantings, natives, patio gardens, trimming, cleanups, edging, maintenance. Hard-working and responsible. Excellent references. Edward 941-778-3222.

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

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

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

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

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.

GET YOUR 2006 accounting and taxes done now. Free initial consultation. Business and individual income taxes. QuickBooks and Peachtree processing. Call Larry Schmitt at 941-773-0182. Make It Count Accounting Services Inc., 4230 59th Street W., Bradenton, FL, 34209.

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.

TAX RETURN PREPARATION by enrolled agent. Timely and accurate. We pickup and deliver. For individuals and small businesses. Monday-Friday after 5pm, Weekends, 8am-5pm. Turtle Tax, 941-779-8686.

WEST COAST INC.: Landscaping, bobcat service, hauling, tree removal, shelling, pressure cleaning and lawn care. Very reliable. 941-345-6859.

LIGHT CARPENTRY AND home repairs. Anna Maria resident, retired tradesman. Free estimates. No job too small. Hurricane shutters, dock repairs, interior moldings and trim. Pergolas, small decks, etc. Call Steve at 941-778-1708.

HOME COMPANIONS AVAILABLE: Light cooking, errands, shopping. Please call France Cole, 941-538-0859. Cell, 941-465-7573.

INCOME TAX SERVICE: Individuals and small businesses. We also file electronically and prepare all states. Call Pat at Kenney Tax Service, 941-761-8156.

PIANO AND VOICE lessons from experienced, highly educated instructor. From rapid advancement for children to adult personal enjoyment. Call 941-761-2440.

STORAGE SPACE on Holmes Beach. Climate controlled, secure, low rates. Phone 941-778-2710.

ANTOINETTE’S PERSONAL SERVICE: House cleaning/house sitting when you are away. Free estimates. Licensed, bonded. 941-778-7355 or 941-730-6548.

ISLAND HOUSE CLEANING: I’ll clean your home as if it’s my own. Hourly or by job. Call Mary, 941-448-1481.

MUSIC LESSONS! Flute, saxophone, clarinet. Beginning to advanced. Contact Koko Ray, 941-758-0395.

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.

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

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.

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

TREES BY THE Breeze, Inc. Landscaping, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Island resident since 1988. Call Chris Lundy, 941-778-2837.

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.

GET MOORE FOR your money: Specializing in tree trimming and removal, brush chipping, estate cleanups. Insured. Call Lew Moore, 941-755-5559.

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.

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

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

TIRED OF NO return calls? Straight Shot Landscape calls back. For all your landscape, call Shark Mark. 941-727-5066. Shell $42/yard.

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.

INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR PAINTING free estimates. 35-year Island resident. Call Jim Bickal at 941-778-1730.

CHRISTIE’S PLUMBING Island and off-Island service since 1975. Repairs and new construction. Free estimates, no overtime charges. Now certifying back flow at water meters. FL#RF0038118-941-778-3924 or 778-4461.

TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.

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

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.

HANDYMAN SERVICE: Winton’s Home-Buddy Inc. Retired banker, Island resident, converting life-long hobby to business. Call 941-705-0275 for free estimates.

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 .

TUB AND TILE refinishing: A division of D.J. Murphy Painting Inc. Save up to 80 percent over traditional remodeling costs. Call us with your kitchen and bath needs. Don’t buy new – redo! 941-751-1245. Licensed, certified and insured.

HOME REPAIRS AND improvements: General repairs and quality renovation, including carpentry, drywall, tile, paint, even landscaping. Please call Chris, 941-266-7500.

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.

INTERIOR SURFACE RENOVATION: Drywall, texture, paint, tile, wall and ceiling repairs, Fred Weingartner, 941-586-3656.

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.

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

GULF CONSTRUCTION INC.: Home remodeling, custom carpentry, kitchens, baths, additions. 28 years experience. Free estimates. Call John, 941-773-6808. License # CBC1255132.

PAINTING, WALL REPAIRS, carpentry and more. Holmes Beach 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.

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.

FOR RENT: 2BR/2BA annual, ground floor unfurnished, $900/month. Seasonals available starting at $1,800/month. Please call Kim Fisher, Wagner Realty, 941-778-2246. www.wagnerrealty.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.

1-4BR DIRECT BEACHFRONT, gorgeous views, designer furnished, cable, DVD/VCR, dishwasher, phone, quaint village. $975-$2,375/week9 941-713-0034 or beachdreams@tampabay.rr.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.

MANATEE RIVERFRONT: 2BR/2BA, spectacular views! Gated, pool, covered parking, security, fitness center. $975/month annual.  Call Maria, 941-720-1712.

ANNUAL OR MONTH-to-month: 4BR Island family home in quiet residential area. Bayfront with direct water view. Perfect for family with children. Extra large balcony, covered parking, laundry room with washer and dryer. Park setting, two blocks to Gulf beaches. Fully furnished. $2,500/month annual, $3,200 month-to-month. Pets considered. Call 941-704-2993.

FOR RENT: 2BR/2BA balcony, Gulf view. $950/month, $900 deposit, $50 application fee. 2411 Ave. C., Bradenton Beach. Efficiency, $750/month includes utilities. $700 deposit, $50 application fee. 112, 52nd St., No.1, Holmes Beach. Seasonally, 1BR Gulf view, cute and clean, $900/week or $2,400/month. Call 941-746-8666.

CORTEZ COTTAGE: QUIET area. Fully furnished, walk to water. No smokers. $1,700/month, $500/week, $100/night, includes utilities. 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.

SEASONAL RENTAL: PALMA Sola Park. 3BR/2BA, like new, fresh and clean. Small pet OK, close to beaches. Available January and April. $2,000/month. 941-778-5445.

SEASONAL RENTAL: Westbay Point and Moorings. Bayfront, available February and March. 2BR/2BA, all amenities, close to beach, shopping and trolley. Sharon, Old Florida Realty, 941-713-9096.

ANNUAL 3BR/2BA: TROPICAL duplex, one block to beach, washer and dryer, some utilities included. No Smoking or pets. $950/month and $700 deposit. 941-798-9765. Responsible persons only.

OFFICE/RETAIL SPACE: 1,200 sf. Former Wicked Candle. 8819 Cortez Road. 1-800-952-1206.

ISLAND CASTLE: FABULOUS French Normandy home. 4BR/3BA on best beach and quiet street in Anna Maria. 941-794-8202.

SEASONAL: MARCH AND April. Clean 2BR elevated unit, one block to beach. Newly remodeled with laundry. $575/weekly, $1,975/monthly. 941-807-5449.

WINTER RENTAL: BRADENTON Beach. 1BR/1BA condo on bay, across Gulf Drive to beach. Walk to downtown Bradenton Beach. Heated pool, turnkey, cable, dishwasher, and utilities. Three-month minimum, $1,500/month. No pets or smoking. 407-877-7866, or mokie7@yahoo.com.

LAKEFRONT, FISHING, ONE block to beach. Elevated duplex, enormous 2BR/2BA, one-car garage, laundry area, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Jennaire stove, extra, extra nice. $1,395/month, yearly. 941-962-4933.

ACTIVE 55-PLUS 2BR/2BA annual rental. Heated pool, clubhouse. $850/month plus utilities. Call Ursula Stemm of Century 21 Alliance, 941-778-5352.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND Club rental available for January and February 2007/08. Totally remodeled unit, nonsmoking. Two-week minimum. 813-781-7562.

HOLMES BEACH: Annual 2BR/1BA, large yard, steps to beach, convenient. $875/month including garbage and yard service. 941-778-2113.

LAKESIDE ANNUAL: 2BR/2BA over carport, near beach. All amenities, washer and dryer, lanai and deck. No pets. $800/month. First and last. 941-952-1592.

PREMIER WATERFRONT 2BR/2BA condo in Riviera Dunes Laguna with 40-foot boat dock. Annual rental. Call John Luchkowec, Coldwell Banker, at 941-350-4326.

NORTH-END DUPLEX: Seasonal or monthly. 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer, two blocks from Gulf. Sleeps six. $1,800/month. 941-778-7167 or 941-705-0275.

ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH large 3BR/2BA duplex. $1,000/month. First, last and security. 941-778-7812.

2BR/2BA ANNUAL: $1,300/month. First, last and security, or 1BR/1BA annual, $900/month. First, last and security. Background check, pet OK, heated pool, washer and dryer, fenced, yard care, cable, no smoking. 201-A Peacock Lane or 202-A Haverkos Court. 941-720-1006.

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

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 2BR/1BA, two blocks to beach, one block to bay. Large kitchen, tile, new carpet, no pets. $810/month. 941-922-2473 or 941-928-3880.

GULFFRONT CONDO: HOLMES Beach. March and April. Totally remodeled in 2006. Beautifully decorated, stainless steel appliances, carport, two pools, 1-2 bedrooms. $3,000/month. 941-795-5060.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH. 2BR/2BA, four-car garage. Two blocks to beach. Pet friendly. $1,400/month. Call 941-713-2150.

VACATION IN SMOKEY Mountains: 3BR/2BA cabin, turnkey furnished, fireplace on 2.5 acres. 30 miles from Cherokee Indian reservation, one mile from town. Book now. $495/weekly. For information, call 352-516-6908 or 352-314-2333. E-mail: creativesold@yahoo.com.

ANNUAL DUPLEX: 2BR/1BA north-end Anna Maria, four houses from beach. Cathedral ceilings, energy-efficient windows, screened porch, washer and dryer hookups, room for boat. Pet considered. $950/month plus security. 941-778-4837.

ANNA MARIA: 1BR/2BA ,gorgeous poolside apartment. 25 feet to beach. Call 786-375-9633, or e-mail cflagg@mindspring.com. Available now. $950/month. 201 S. Bay Blvd., #3. Next door to Waterfront restaurant.

TERRIFIC, UPDATED 3BR/2BA, single-story vacation rental. 2007-08 weekly and monthly rentals starting at $625/week. March and April 2007 discounted. 813-818-8314. www.vacationrentalonannamariaisland.com.

YOU CAN HAVE the beautiful white sand and Florida west coast sun outside your door. One bedroom condo (sleeps six) for rent at Resort 66. Full housekeeping, linens provided, full kitchen. Available March 10-31, Saturday to Saturday only. $950/weekly. 315-868-2813.

FOR RENT: 2BR/1BA weekly or monthly. 100 steps to beach. Close to Rod & Reel Pier. Call 941-747-3321.

MIRROR LAKE: NEXT to IMG Academy. 2BR/2BA condo with direct lake views from every window. Feb. 15-March 15, $2,500. March 15-April 15, $2,500. 941-587-1456.

ANNUAL: LARGE 1BR/1BA. Steps to beach. Large front yard, washer. Yard service, cable and water included. $850/month. 727-540-9294. Holmes Beach.

SMITH REALTORS, 941-778-0770. Seasonal rentals: 2BR/1BA condo with pool, three-month minimum $1,850/month. 1BR/1BA condo with pool, $1,950/month.

2BR/2BA condo with pool on bay, $3,800/month. 3BR/2BA condo with pool on Gulf, $3,700/month. 2BR/1BA condo on canal, $2,450/month. 4BR/2BA home with pool, $3,800/month. 3BR/2BA home on canal, $3,000/month. 2BR/2BA home, close to beach, $3,100/month. 3BR/2BA home, one block from beach, $4,400/month. 2BR/2BA home, Jacuzzi, on golf course, $3,400/month. 3BR/2BA home with pool on golf course, $3,800/month. 2BR/1BA duplex two blocks from beach, $1,800/month. 2BR/2BA duplex, $2,900/month. 2BR/1BA duplex, Gulffront, $2,850/month. 941-778-0770.

SEASONAL RENTAL: AVAILABLE March. Beachfront condo, 1BR/1BA, pool, washer and dryer. Walk one block to shopping. $1,800/month. 941-746-1873.

AFFORDABLE SEASONAL RENTALS still available. Weekly, monthly, bayfront, Gulffront, big, small. Call Sato Real Estate for availability. 941-778-7200.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH. Steps to beach, restaurants and shops. Large updated 2BR/1BA with two balconies and washer and dryer hookups. $1,100/month including utilities and cable. 941-545-6118.

LOOKING FOR 2008? Lovely, refurnished 2BR/2BA house. Steps to beach. Also available April 2007. Offering discounted rates. 2805 Gulf Drive. 941-545-8488.

SEASONAL: HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA, completely furnished. One house from Gulf. No pets or smoking. Available February through April. 813-689-0925, or e-mail hlmsbchrntl@aol.com.

ROOMMATE NEEDED TO share a house in Holmes Beach. $450/month plus half utilities. Phone 941-778-6547.

VILLAGE GREEN: MINUTES to beaches. Large 2BR/2BA, two-car garage. Big screened lanai, large yard, good schools, close to shopping $1,195/month. Annual. 941-720-2804.

MINUTES TO BEACHES: Lakeside South, west Bradenton. Big 3BR/2BA, one-car garage, villa. Pool, tennis, clubhouse. Quiet area. $1,700/month. Seasonal. 941-720-2804.

NORTHWEST BRADENTON: LARGE 3BR/2BA, two-car garage. Big screened lanai, huge fenced yard, excellent schools, quiet area. $1,595/month. Annual. 941-720-0793.

RETIRED COUPLE WHO have been Anna Maria Island winter renters for nine years are looking for 2008 Anna Maria city house rental of three-six months. 941-778-0162.

ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA GROUND-level duplex. Near community center. Fridge, stove, microwave, washer and dryer, screened lanai, large yard. Pet OK. $1,100/month. 941-580-3393.

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

WATERFRONT PROPERTY: 2BR/2BA open-plan with great views of Tampa Bay. Canalfront, walking distance to beach and restaurants. $739,000. 941-779-1512.

FOR SALE BY owner: Best value on the Island! 2BR/ 2BA, one-car garage, gourmet kitchen, new windows, updated baths and more. Two blocks from beach. $615,000. 941-778-8677. 406 Bay Palms Drive, Holmes Beach.

3BR/2BA: One bedroom used as a den/office/playroom, enclosed lanai, tiled with carpeted bedrooms. 1,400 sf, county water/sewer, citrus trees, near Brentwood school in Sarasota. Reduced to $274,900. 941-379-4196 or 941-954-7474.

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! By owner. Call Herb Dolan, 941-705-4454. 404 21st Place. Bradenton Beach.

LOT FOR SALE: One block to Gulf. 50x100 feet, cleared. $539,000. 215 71st St., Holmes Beach. 941-778-4036.

ALMOST ISLAND HOME: Adorable 1BR/1BA. Brand new furnished, bay windows with water view. Hurricane Force-3 manufactured home. One mile from Anna Maria Island and one block from Intracoastal Waterway with new marina and boat ramp. Land owned. Home owner’s association optional. $159,900. 941-224-6521.

TRIPLEX: IDEAL LOCATION WITH great appeal. Beautifully updated and maintained, new roof, turnkey furnished. Beach access just steps away, bay views, boat dock, ample parking, great income rental. Room for a pool. Convenient to restaurants and shopping. $875,000. 111 8th St. S., Bradenton Beach. Bridget Spies, ReMax Properties, 941-308-6763. MSL# 313022.

OPEN HOUSE: 1-4pm Sunday: New home, 3,746 sf 3-4BR/3BA, granite/cherry kitchen, three screened verandas. $829,000. Horizon Realty, 941-725-7000. 303 58th St., Holmes Beach.

BY OWNER, PURCHASE or lease: Manatee riverfront condo, 2BR/2BA, beautiful views, pool, gated, covered parking, fitness. $325,000 or $1,050/month. 941-720-0092.

NEW LAKEFRONT CONDOS: Low $300s. Minutes to beach, no flood, evacuation zone. Hidden Lake Real Estate, 941-761-0444. www.HiddenLakeCondominiums.com.

ISLAND CANAL LOT: 75x100 feet, new dock, priced to sell quickly. Below market and appraised value, $550,000. Call Jake, 941-544-7786. 108 Gull Drive, Anna Maria.

BRADENTON BEACH: 2BR/2BA elevated with covered parking. View of bay from large covered porch. Only two blocks to Gulf, great neighborhood. $350,000. 941-778-3875.

FOR SALE BY owner: Deep-water canal ranch, $550,000. Nicely remodeled with granite countertops, tile flooring, and more. Call Scott Wheeler at 614-207-7878, or e-mail scott@scottincolumbus.com.

BY OWNER: 2BR/1.5BA condo. West of Gulf Drive, two pools, covered parking. $399,999. 863-412-2612. www.cflrealestateonline.com/condo. 5400 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

NON-EVACUATION/NON-flood area: 3BR/2BA, two-car garage. Village Green, quiet street, minutes to beaches, shopping, doctors, hospitals. Tile floors, bedrooms carpeted, screened lanai. $297,000. 941-794-1640.

GULFFRONT CONDOS: 3BR/2BA, 2BR/2BA, 1BR/1BA with breathtaking views. Pools, Jacuzzi, walk to shops and restaurants. Available weekly, monthly, seasonal. 901-301-8299, or e-mail captko462@aol.com.

BRAND NEW 2BR/2BA villa with garage. Only $89/month fee. $225,000. Bill, 941-518-9300.

CPR: DON'T STRESS out over your property management fees. Low rates and tiered services. Now accepting new rental properties. Call Suzanne, 941-962-0971, or www.coastalpropertiesrealty.com. http://www.coastalpropertiesrealty.com.

PERICO BAY CLUB: Open house 1-4pm Sunday, Feb. 11. 3BR/2BA with full bay views! Granite countertops, 20-inch porcelain tile, carpet, custom closets, plantation shutters, designer furnishings and more. $575,000. 941-792-4803. barbfreeman@alltel.net. 1167 Edgewater Circle, Bradenton.

WONDERFUL BRADENTON BEACH home: 6BR/4BA, 1.5 blocks from beach. Over 4,000 sf, garage, carport, patio with option to duplex. Live-in or rent. $720,000. 941-545-5381.

CANAL HOME: PRIME location, listed thousands under appraised value, 3BR/3BA, dock, boatlift, new seawall, large lot. $830,000. Weichert Realtors, Richard Taylor, broker, 941-756-6300.

$369,900. NORTH END Longboat Key. By owner. ground-level, Spanish Main attached villa. 2BR/1BA, perfect for patio backyard with privacy hedge separating Emerald Harbor. New appliances, PGT Winguard Windows and 3-ton, high efficiency air conditioning unit with duct work extended to lanai. Overhead storage, short walk to community clubhouse, pool and deep-water marina; Deeded beach access, covered parking. Call 941-383-7626 for more information or appointment.

LARGE, DIRECT BAYFRONT LOT on Anna Maria Island, unobstructed waterfront, $1,150,000. Michael Saunders & Company, 941-918-0010. For direct information, 1-800-539-1486, ext. 2093.

AWESOME LOCATION: DUPLEX on large lot, includes well-known Island architect's plans for complete remodel and expansion. 203 69th St., Holmes Beach. Shown by appointment only. $885,000. 941-704-7729.

BY OWNER: 4BR/2BA, two-car garage, cul-de-sac. 2,245 sf, non-flood/non-evacuation zone, fenced backyard, screened porch. Northwest Bradenton, Azalea Park. $349,000. 941-795-5702.

PERICO ISLAND BY owner. Single 3BR/2BA home, beautifully decorated and maintained. Wide-open views overlooking preserve from heated, caged pool. Buyers agents, 3 percent. $472,000. 941-794-8360.

DIRECT WATERFRONT: Latchkey. 65A Cortez Park, Avenue D. 941-779-CAIN.

DIRECT GULFFRONT CONDO at Club Bamboo South. Incredible Gulf view, all new everything, onsite management, nightly rentals, pool, elevator and more. Priced way under market! $445,000. George, 312-321-7501.

BRADENTON BEACH MOBILE home: Bay view, updated, cozy 1BR in the Pines Park. Turnkey furnished, boat slip included. $41,000. 941-962-8220.

BRAND NEW MAINTENANCE-free villas just west of Intracoastal in west Bradenton. No age restrictions. 3BR/2BA plus den and two-car garage, low $300s.

2BR/2BA plus den and two-car garage, high $200s. High quality construction, not in a flood zone and only a few miles from the beach. Gorgeous clubhouse with full gym and pool. Finally, everything you always wanted at an affordable price! Free washer and dryer with purchase when you mention this ad. Call Phil Paxton, Remax Gulfstream, 941-920-1363.

ISLANDER’S RETREAT: 2BR Gulfwatch condo with peek-a-boo view of the Gulf, comfortably decorated and truly turnkey furnished, encouraging a relaxing Island lifestyle. $374,900. Please, call Kimberly Roehl, PA, Michael Saunders & Company. 941-447-9988.

HOLMES BEACH DUPLEX: 4BR/4BA, heated pool, tiki bar, hot tub. Rents were $30,000 in 2006. Reduced for quick sale $699,000. Call Mel at 800-778-9599 or 941-809-5565.

FOR SALE BY owner: Quality built, best value on Anna Maria Island. 3BR/2BA-plus, vaulted ceilings, maple wood floors, granite counters, vaulted screened porch, upgraded baths and showers, crown molding. Truly beautiful and beachy look. Reduced, $779,000>$729,000> $709,000. Seller motivated, make an offer. Buy before March 1 and save! 941-778-9485. 309-A 59th Street, Holmes Beach.

CANAL HOME: HOLMES Beach. Immaculate 2BR/2BA, 45-foot dock with electric boat lift, furnished, perfect Island retreat! $600,000. Denise Langlois, Coldwell Banker, 941-725-4425.

DEEP-WATER CANALFRONT condo in pet-friendly Palma Sola Harbour. 2BR/2BA ground -floor unit, turnkey furnished, with boat dock. $299,900. 941-795-6699.

RESIDENTIAL BUILDING LOT in northwest Bradenton, desirable neighborhood near the river. $216,000. Owner/agent, Bobbie Banan, Michael Saunders & Company, 941-356-2659.

WATERFRONT HOME IN Holmes Beach. 3BR/2BA, one-car garage, classic Island-style single-story with lots of Florida pine, vaulted ceilings and built-ins. Spectacular view of Anna Maria Sound and Intracoastal Waterway from lanai. On end of canal with two docks and no bridges to Gulf. Sailor’s dream. $799,000. 941-726-9104.

SPACIOUS 4BR/3BA, two-car garage, large den, fireplace, solar-heated, caged pool. Wonderful family neighborhood near Bradenton Country Club. Minutes to beach, close to everything, west side of Bradenton, $395,000. 941-685-7035. 5116 10th Ave. W. Directions: Manatee Avenue to 51st Street to 10th Avenue Drive West.

BEST DEAL ON Holmes Beach, hands down. Divorce forces quick sale at $399,000. Adorable beach duplex sold turnkey furnished. Good rental history with tenants in place. Updated with ceramic tile, new kitchen cabinets and low-maintenance landscape. Call Karen Neal at L.Wells Realty, 941-737-7653.

PROPERTY AUCTION: PALMA Sola Park. Viewing 10am, auction 11am Saturday, Feb. 10. Unique west Bradenton home. Mountain feeling in coastal paradise, bike-friendly, convenient neighborhood. Bird sanctuary, manatee habitat. For more information call, 941-761-8525. 615 Casabella Drive, Bradenton.

OPEN HOUSE: 2-4pm Sunday. Perico Island. 3BR/2BA, built to 2004 hurricane codes. Great master suite, heated pool and amenities. 11103 Willow Dale Ct $390,000. 941-761-8135.

GREAT RIVER VIEWS from balcony porch of 2BR/2BA luxury condo on new Riverwalk area. Downtown Bradenton. Corian throughout and many upgrades. $288,800. 941-807-5449.

BAYFRONT HOME ON Anna Maria Sound. Unobstructed view, southern exposure. Private. $1,100,000. Brokers protected. 941-778-0029. 517 Bayview Drive, Holmes Beach.

CANAL HOME: 3BR/3BA totally remodeled inside. New roof, air conditioners and all new double-pane windows. Lot is 110x115 feet. Lift and davits. Seven blocks to beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Call for appointment, 941-778-1620.

FOR SALE OR LEASE: Perico Bay Club: Open house, 10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday. Villa, Grand Cayman. 1,601 sf, Neal Community builder. Two-car garage, 2BR/2BA, den, patio, overlooking canal, great view, lanai, deck, mirrors. Built-ins, many upgrades. Tennis courts, clubhouse. One mile from beach, pools, gated entrance, security guards. Reduced from $475,000 to $449,900. 941-962-6117.

OPEN HOUSES: GSR Development LLC Properties. Noon-4pm Sunday, Feb 10. 17 properties available by order of the U. S. Bankruptcy Court. Begin your tour at 109 Fifth St., Bradenton Beach. Maps and information provided. Rosebay Real Estate, 941-751-0582

FOR SALE BY owner: 2BR/2BA condo, $329,900. Minutes to beaches. $10,000 decorator package, can be used for down payment. 941-761-0807.

DUPLEX: HOLMES BEACH. Raised 2BR/1BA each side, under building parking, screened lanais, laundry rooms. Only $499,900. Call Jerry Cercone, Coldwell Banker,941-720-1575.

OPEN SUNDAY: 1-4pm Sunday, Feb. 11. Sunny Shores waterfront mobile home community. Minutes to beaches. Walk to marina and bayfront park. Land owned, no deed, age or pet restrictions. Turnkey furnished, light and bright. Perfect winter retreat or residence. Price reduced. $134,900. Chard Winheim Horizon Realty, 941-713-6743.

LOT: 57.75x114-feet, one block to beach. $520,000. Call 941-779-4505 or 941-778-4246. 125 Neptune Lane, Holmes Beach.

A STEAL AT $899,000. Beachfront condo. 3BR/2BA, brand new renovation. $60,000 gourmet kitchen. Appraised for $1,000,000. Two enclosed garages and storage room. Incredible view. 717-392-4048.

DESIRABLE LEWIS PARK-area home with separate 1BR/1BA guest quarters. Lovely fenced yard. $319,000. 941-720-1121.

BRADENTON BEACH: 2BR/2BA end unit. Huge Gulf views from most rooms. Beautiful Tommy Bahama-style furnishings. Pool, hot tub, tennis, docks. Great vacation home and rental income. By owner. $615,000. 941-388-5238.

RARE 180-DEGREE view: Direct Gulffront condo. Completely renovated 2BR/2BA. Appraised at $950,000, asking $799,000. A must see! 717-392-4048.

CANAL HOUSE REDUCED to $699,000. 717-392-4048.

OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE

AAH! COOL MOUNTAIN breezes! Murphy, N.C. Affordable land, homes, mountain cabins on lakes, mountains and streams. Free brochure, 877-837-2288. Exit Realty Mountain View Properties. www.exitmurphy.com.

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

WYOMING RANCH DISPERSAL: 35 acres, $59,900, 75 acres, $108,900. Snow-capped mountain views. Surrounded by government land. Abundant wildlife. Recreational paradise. Low taxes. E-Z terms. Call Utah Ranches LLC. 888-541-5263.

BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA: Winter season is here! Must see the beautiful peaceful western N.C. mountain homes, cabins, acreage and investments. Cherokee Mountain GMAC Real Estate. cherokeemountainrealty.com. Call for free brochure, 800-841-5868.

LANDLORDS: TIRED OF late rent and tenant destruction? Start fighting back! Eliminate headaches and save cash. Get the best landlording book and tips free! www.section8bible.com.

NORTH CAROLINA GATED lakefront community. Pleasantly mild climate, 1.5 acres, 90 miles of shoreline. Never offered before with 20 percent pre-development discounts, 90 percent financing. Call 800-709-5253.

NEW LOG HOME: $69,900. Lake access to Norris Lake with 2,000-sf log home package. East Tennessee near Knoxville, Gatlinburg and Smokies. 800-770-9311, ext.1962.

160 ACRES: NORTHEAST Alabama. 8-year-old planted pines. Joins Talladega national forest, road frontage, creek, excellent hunting, lake site, $475,000. 256-239-7808 or 256-239-8001.

GEORGIA/FLORIDA BORDER. Grand opening sale! 20 acres, $99,900. Pay no closing costs. 20 wooded acres in Georgia coastal region. Loaded with wildlife. Long road frontages, utilities, new survey. Subdivision potential. Excellent financing. Call now, 800-898-4409, ext.1115.

MID-WINTER SALE! Golf homesites just $89,900. Make no payments until 2008! Pristine wooded homesites. Spectacular golf community. Mountains of South Carolina. Limited time offer. Call 866-334-3253, ext. 1185.

NEW PRICE! 10-plus acres, $299,000! Upscale, equestrian, gated community! 200-year-old oaks. Established lush pastures. Paved private roads, underground utilities. Two miles from HITS! Excellent financing! Call 868-352-2249, ext. 1156.

RARE! NATIONAL FOREST frontage and trophy trout stream. Large acreage, parcels new to market. www.NationalForestLand.com.

VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS: Large five-acre tracts along very wide trout stream with private elevated homesites. Secluded, great view, trees, nearby river, $59,500. Owner, 866-789-8535.

WATERFRONT BARGAINS! One- to seven-acre waterfronts in Alabama from $49,900. Boat to Gulf of Mexico! Beautifully wooded, panoramic water views, trophy fishing and hunting. Next to state parks. County road frontage, utilities, county water. Excellent financing. Must see. Call now, 800-564-5092, ext. 527.

35-PLUS ACRES: JUST $29,900. Only $177/month! Gorgeous southern Colorado ranches. Electric/cable/phone/Internet available. 300 days per year of sunshine. Room for horses, ATVs, off-road fun. Phase II grand opening sale Saturday, Feb. 24. Call now for more information. 866-OWN-LAND, ext. 2141. Monthly payment of $176.60 based upon purchase of $29,900 with ten percent down and the remaining $26,910 financed via a three-year interest-only loan with a fixed rate of 7.875 percent. Rates and terms subject to change without notice. Offer void where prohibited.

NORTH GEORGIA/NORTH Carolina: Panoramic mountain views, waterfalls. Your living costs gone up? Move where there's lower taxes, insurance! Lots starting at $39,900. Call 888-389-3504, ext. 4000.

NORRIS LAKE PROPERTIES: Waterfront, #902, 77 acres only $125,000. Lake view #144, 3.5 acres only $48,900 Call Lakeside Realty at 888-291-5253, or visit www.lakesiderealty-tn.com.

LARGE POND, INCREDIBLE mountain views. 1,200 feet of mountain stream, 17 acres, $239,900. Possibly the greatest mountain views anywhere! Build overlooking your very own private pond. All useable, easy access. Only one with pond. Call owner directly now 877-777-4837.

SPORTSMAN'S PARADISE DIRECTLY adjoining 700,000-acre national forest, 16-plus acres, $143,500. Unlimited hunting, hiking, camping and trophy trout fishing all in your back yard. New release! Hurry, only one! 877-777-4837.

SOUTH CENTRAL FLORIDA: Owner says sell! Five-acres, $99,000. 50 percent below recent certified appraisal. Unbelievable opportunity to own five acres of meadows and woods in excellent location. 50 percent off recent appraisal! Great financing. Call now, 866-352-2249, ext. 1097.

270-DEGREES UNOBSTRUCTED, 40-mile mountain views, state-road frontage, eight acres, $114,800. Build your dream cabin with direct 40- mile mountain views all around you. Private ownership to direct national forest access and stocked trout stream. Ready to build. Call now, 877-777-4837.

LAKE ACCESS BARGAIN: One-plus acres, $34,900 with free boat slips! Rare opportunity to own land on spectacular 160,000-acre recreational lake! Mature oak and hickory, park-like setting with lake access. Paved road, underground utilities. Excellent financing. Prime waterfronts available. Call now, 800-704-3154, ext. 916.

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