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Date of Issue: March 30, 2006

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, March 29 2006

ITEMS FOR SALE

THREE YEARS NEW white leather sofa with queen sleeper (never used), matching love seat with two electric recliners. $1,200. (941) 792-9200.

STRIPED BURGUNDY COUCH with hideaway bed, like new mattress, $50. Navy-blue futon, two years old, good condition, $30. Storage cabinet, six drawers, counter space and shelves, $30. Please call, (941) 778-3092.

FURNITURE FOR SALE: Entertainment center, curio cabinet, leather love seat and generator. Call (941) 779-2151 or (941) 713-3214.

TANNING BED, new bulbs, $800. Call Paige, (941) 798-3448.

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.

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.

HONEYBELL TANGELOS now ripe in January, on sale by the AMI Kiwanis Club. $31-$36 for a bushel. Shipped free in USA. Call to receive an order blank. (941) 761-8834 or online WWW.annamariakiwanis.org.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FREE BABY GRAND piano! You pay moving cost. Holmes Beach. (941) 778-7250.

WANTED: CANCER SURIVORS to become part of our celebration and walk the first lap with me at Relay For Life, May 5-6 on Coquina Beach. Your strength and courage will be a testimony to others. After our walk, I would be happy if you would join me in our survivor's tent, where we will have food and refreshments, a hug and a chat. Call Annie Close, (941) 778 7842.

ATTENTION: ONCE A month check on your residence. While you’re away have peace of mind for pennies a day! Island resident. Benchmark Home Improvements. (941) 778-1916.

KARATE ON THE Island: Ages four through adult. Call (941) 807-1734 or visitwww.islanddojo.cmasdirect.com.

BINGO WEEKLY: “Smoke-free” at Annie Silver Community Center, 23rd Street at Avenue C, Bradenton Beach, Thursdays at 7 p.m. All welcome. Refreshments, prizes. Information: (941) 778-1915.

ANGIE ADKINS, former owner Angie’s Hair Styling now at Hair It Is Salon, 8108 Cortez Road W. (941) 761-8410, or evenings, (941) 792-7044.

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, Fridays. 9am-noon on Saturdays. Sales racks, children’s clothing. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. (941) 779-2733.

ANNUAL 69th STREET neighborhood garbage sale: 8am-noon Saturday, April 1. Something for everyone. 500 block. Holmes Beach.

SALE! NIKI’S GIFTS and Antique Mall. All sterling jewelry 50-70 percent off. Select gifts, collectibles, spoons, salts and peppers, vintage jewelry, books, art, crystal, costume jewelry 50-80 percent off. Drop in and say good-bye before you leave, we love y’all! Open seven days, 9:30am-5pm. (941) 779-0729. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

LOST & FOUND

FOUND: YOUNG, FEMALE black cat. Please call (941) 778-1389. Office number, but leave message.

MISSING CANOE: 16-FOOT aluminum “Gruman” canoe. I.D. # 2051. Square stern for motor. Please call (941) 778-4588. Last seen in Leverocks area.

LOST: ROXIE ALL black Lab/Terrier mix. Ran away March 11. Please, call (941) 526-6641.

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.

FREE: 3-YEAR-old, white-and-black cat. Very lovable and friendly. Spayed and declawed. (941) 338-3013.

TRANSPORTATION

1986 BRONCO II V-6, good on gas. Runs, looks decent. Tow package. Needs muffler, minor tune-up. $850 or best offer. Call (941) 778-7770.

BOATS & BOATING

27-FOOT CARVER twin 190-hp Mercruiser. Runs great, good for fishing, Ceranfield, air conditioning, water heater, shower, head, new batteries, stereo and much more! $8,000 or best offer. (941) 778-1565.

WANTED TO BUY: Deeded boat slip on Anna Maria Island, deep or shallow. Please call, (941) 778-2581.

THIS 2005 25-HP Johnson Bombardier rope-start two-stroke outboard, has less than the initial 10 hours break time. Purchased new in May for $2,592, it includes fuel tank and line and wheeled motor carrier (my add-on). Owner’s manual and purchase receipt (including warranty) included. Super buy! (941) 778-1605.

28-FOOT REGAL LSR-2001: Only 160 hours, like new! Great day cruiser/party boat, even has a head! Always kept on a lift, new custom mooring cover and much, much more. $43,000. Call Pam or Phil at (941) 778-8281 or (941) 704-7445.

1999 SEARAY 210 Sundeck. 5.0 liter, electronic fuel injection, V-8, 244 hours. Excellent condition. $17,500. (941) 795-7012.

PONTOON BOAT FOR sale: 1991 20-foot Fiesta. New cover and Bimini top. $1,200 or best offer. (941) 779-2228.

2001 BOSTON WHALER Outrage. 26-foot cabin cruiser, twin 225-hp Mercury Opti-max, full electronics, low hours, full cover. $55,900. (941) 713-5900.

FISHING & CHARTERS

LET’S GO FISHING! Call Capt. Mike Heistand on the charter boat “Magic.” Full or half day backwater and near shore fishing. USCG licensed. Ice, bait, tackle provided. (941) 723-1107.

FISH FOR REDFISH, Snook and trout with InshoreSlam.com. Capt. Jim Savaglio. License, bait and tackle included. (941) 238-7597 or (813) 477-7657.

KIDS FOR HIRE

SPENCER’S SKIM SCHOOL for beginners and intermediates. Free skimboard use with lessons. $10 per half-hour lesson, three lessons recommended. Local teen, team competitor. Call (941) 778-0944.

BABYSITTER: Responsible 10th-grader, great with kids, first-aid certified. Charlotte, (941) 756 5496.

BABYSITTER, PETSITTER, dog walker: First-aid certified, 13-year-old, eighth-grader, female, great with kids and animals. Call Kendall, (941) 779-9783.

NEED A BABYSITTER? Call Felicia, (941) 761-1569. Red Cross certified.

ENSURE YOUR CHILD’S safety while you relax. Call Gemma, (941) 447-9657. Responsible, reliable and experienced 10th-grader with a love for children. Red Cross babysitting and first-aid certifications.

DOG WALKER, PET sitter, child sitter and odd jobs. Tenth-grader, available after school and weekends. Zach, (941) 779-9783.

RED CROSS first-aid certified babysitter certified. Call Alex, (941) 778-5352.

HELP WANTED

WAITER, CHEF, DISHWASHER with experience in Italian food. 5610 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key. (941) 383-0013.

PART-TIME HELP wanted for small resort motel on Anna Maria. Call evenings, (941) 778-4206.

GROUNDS POSITION FOR condo on Longboat Key. Full time with benefits. Call (941) 383-3571 for interview.

SYLVAN LEARNING CENTER needs certified teachers for part-time tutoring. Please, call (941) 795-1246.

HOUSEKEEPER OR LAUNDRY room assistant: 10-30 hours per week. Weekends required. No smokers. Apply in person at Haley’s Motel or call (941) 778-5405.

PART-TIME SALES: SELL ads on commission for worthy cause, Anna Maria Island Chorus and Orchestra. Call (941) 778-1716.

FREE EXERCISE: FITNESS tech needed for Island Curves. Will train. Need energetic multi-tasker, positive attitude required. 7am to 12:30pm Monday-Friday. (941) 779-2878.

SEEKING PROPERTY MANAGER(S): Small beach resort on Anna Maria Island. Flexible hours with availability as needed on site. Salary negotiable. Fax resume to (863) 644-5937 with contact number.

FULL-TIME POSITION available for a maintenance, repair and delivery technician for a home medical equipment company. Call Steve, (941) 778-2641.

FULL-TIME AND part-time housekeepers for Longboat Key resort. Excellent benefits and pay. Year-round position. Must work Saturdays, be dependable and have own transportation. Call for appointment, (941) 383-2428.

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.

BUSY BISTRO hiring full-or part-time servers for lunch and dinner. Prep person and dishwasher. Apply to Chef Damon, 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, or call (941) 778-5320.

SING! IF YOU can carry a tune and would help lead a singing congregation, please join with Gloria Dei Lutheran’s choir on Sundays at 9:45am. Two miles north of Manatee Bridge on Anna Maria Island. (941) 778-1813.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

BEER/WINE SALES: Ideal for owner/operator. Bradenton Beach. $99,900. Sam Watkins, Coldwell Banker. (941) 321-8323.

HEALTH CARE

CAREGIVER AVAILABLE: 42 years experience, area references. No lifting. (941) 746-9246. Leave message.

ADULT CARE IN my home. If you have any health care needs, call (813) 770-0967. Veterans included. No agencies, please. Licensed. Valrico area.

SERVICES

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.

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, (941) 778-3620.

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.

CALL DAN’S RESCREEN for your free estimate today. Affordable rates, quality work guaranteed. Pool cages, lanais, windows, doors. Call (941) 713-5333.

APPLIANCE & AC DOCTORS: We repair air conditioners, refrigerator, washer/dryer, oven, garbage disposal, other household items. Honest, dependable. 20-plus years experience. (941) 650-9293.

MR. BILL’S HOME REPAIR/maintenance service. Over 30 years experience, self-employed in construction trades. “I’m handy to have around.” (941) 778-4561.

CUCCIO TILE AND handyman services. Many Island references. Free estimates. Licensed and insured. (941) 730-2137.

ABOUT GROUT: CLEANING, sealing, staining (painting of grout), tile and grout repair, caulking of showers/kitchen. Bonded and insured. Call Jeff, (941) 545-0128.

ISLAND HOUSE CLEANING and interior repairs. Honest and dependable. References. Call (941) 778-9585.

GET “MOORE” FOR your money: Tree and land maintenance. Garage, shed, estate cleanup. Lew, (941) 755-5559. Serving the Island for eight years.

CLEANING COUPLE: A few open slots for offices, condos, houses, etc. We also do errands and hurricane checks. Honest and dependable. (941) 448-7119.

SCOTT’S HELPING HANDS: Handyman service, also housesitting and maintenance when you’re out of town. (941) 538-0664.

PRICE BUSTERS ISLAND cleaning and errand service. No job too small. All houses and yard work, also trash removal and personal shopping. Call between 8am-6pm for more details. (941) 592-2353.

FREE HOUSESITTING: RETIRED Christian couple with much experience available anytime. References furnished. (770) 832-7319.

ATTENTION: ONCE A month check on your residence. While you’re away have peace of mind for pennies a day! Island resident. Benchmark Home Improvements. (941) 778-1916.

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.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Top quality lawn and landscape maintenance. Now accepting new accounts at great rates. Please call (941) 778-2335 or 284-1568.

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

LANDSCAPING

PROFESSIONAL LANDSCAPE DESIGN and installation. Huge selection of plants, shrubs and trees. Irrigation. Everything Under the Sun Garden Centre, 5704 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. (941) 778-4441.

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.

STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE: Installs, cleanups, shell, rock, palms, aquascapes, tree work. Truck for hire, move anything. Shark Mark (941) 727-5066.

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.

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

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.

THIRTY-SIX YEARS craftsman experience. Interior, exterior, doors, stairs, windows and trim. Pressure wash. Driveway paint. Dan Michael, master carpenter. Call 518-3316 or 778-6898.

TWO DUDES with tools: Tile, trim, cabinets, painting, drywall, glass block, brick, stonework and more! Many references. Call now! (941) 812-4269 or 448-6961.

CARL V. JOHNSON JR. Inc. building contractor. New homes, additions, renovations. Quality work and fair prices. Lic#RR0066450. Call (941) 795-1947.

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

PAINTING AND IMPROVEMENT by Carlos. Licensed and insured. Wallpaper hanging, interior and exterior painting, pressure wash, faux finishing, drywall repair. Phone (941) 753-5936. Cell (941) 580-2421. Fax (941) 752-3109.

RENTALS

RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., (941) 778-6665 or (800) 749-6665.

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: gamiller@tampabay.rr.com.

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

WEEKLY RENTALS: Alecassandra villa, 1BR/1BA, $700/week; Island duplex, 2BR, $800/week; Gulffront cottage, 2BR, $1,000/week; Bradenton Beach Club, 2BR/2BA, $1,400/week. Please call Kim Fisher, Wagner Realty, (941) 778-2246. www.wagnerrealty.com.

SEASONAL RENTAL: Brand new Bradenton Beach 3BR/3BA plus office, steps to beach. Balconies with ocean and bay views, elevator, 8-person Jacuzzi, granite counters, marble floors and baths, Jacuzzi in master, washer/dryer, designer furnished, fully equipped. One of the finest rentals on Island. $4800/ monthly 813-277-4336.

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

SEASONAL FURNISHED new home in Anna Maria. Elevated 3BR/2BA. Available now through April. One block to beach. (813) 251-9201.

BEACH LIVING: SEASONAL, Furnished one room efficiency. Utilities included. Gulf views and large decks. (941) 505-1962.

ANNUAL RENTAL: Perico Bay Club; 2BR/2BA villa with garage. small pet OK. Heated pool, tennis, gated community. $1,200/month. Hidden Lakes; 3BR/2BA condo, all new, pool, small pet OK. $1,400/month. Suncoast Real Estate, (941) 779-0202. www.suncoastinc.com.

ANNUAL 3BR/2BA: Holmes Beach. Steps to beach, clean duplex-$1,100/month. (941) 725-0578 or (941) 794-2912.

BRADENTON BEACH: NEWLY remodeled1BR/1BA suite with full kitchen, fully furnished, one block from Bridge Street, three minute walk to beach. Sleeps four only. No pets. Now taking reservations for summer. Available weekly, monthly or seasonal. (941) 776-3696, or e-mail bjustin628@tampabay.rr.com.

ANNUAL: 3BR/2BA $1,100/month and 2BR/1BA $950/month. Great location to beach, clean, updated. (941) 778-5482.

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT: Nice 2BR, furnished mobile home, gated community on creek. Bradenton Palms Mobile Home Park. Hot tub, pool, four-six month rental. Seasonal,$1,100/month. Annual, $750/month, includes cable. (863) 688-3524 or (863) 608-1833. E-mail: chickenplucker@webtv.net.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND: Steps from Bradenton Beach. One hundred yards from bay. Spacious 1BR/1BA with parking. Available for yearly rental. 55-plus. (614) 517-7147.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND: Waterfront mobile resort. Steps to beach. Nice 1BR/1BA. April $950. May-September $625. 55-plus. 2601 Gulf Drive N., Unit 425, Bradenton Beach. (941) 778-5417.

ANNA MARIA: TWO blocks to beach, excellent neighborhood, 3BR/2BA, totally furnished, ground level. $1,995/month, $800/week. Now renting for next three months. (941) 812-6489.

ANNUAL OR SEASONAL rental. 2BR/1BA, two blocks to beach. $900/month annual, includes cable, water, sewer, trash. Seasonal $700/week or $2,100/month. (941) 778-0714 or (941) 730-6349.

ANNUAL 3BR/2BA: Holmes Beach. Steps to beach, clean duplex. $1,200/month. (941) 725-0578 or (941) 794-2912.

BEAUTIFUL AND SPACIOUS 3BR/2BA home located four houses down from beach! Free trolley picks up at end of block. Available by the week. Adjacent two-bedroom apartment also available first half of March. Call (616) 225-1589.

CONDOS: BRADENTON BEACH, Bayview Terrace. Pool on bay, one block to beach. Three-month minimum. 2BR, $2,000/month. 1BR $1,500/month. (941) 752-1737.

GULFFRONT DUPLEX: Second floor, 2BR/1BA, newly updated, open floor-plan, 12-by-12 deck. Holmes Beach, close to shopping, restaurants, lush gardens. $950week, $3,200/month. (941) 778-0905.

1BR, LARGE APARTMENT. Water view, nonsmoking, no pets. $475/week. (941) 779-0420.

SEASONAL RENTAL: Available for April 2006, $1,500 plus tax. 1BR/1BA with boat dockage. North end Anna Maria. Bright and cheerful with tile floors. Nonsmoking, no pets. (941) 778-5445.

600-SF OFFICE with rest room. $500/month. 8799 Cortez Road, Bradenton. Call (800) 952-1206.

PRIVATE COTTAGE WITH shared dock, Old Florida-style 2BR/1BA, screened porch, deck, fenced yard. Half block to beach. Pet OK. Weekly, monthly. Special rate April 1, 2006. (941) 485-1874.

ANNA MARIA: 2006-07 season. Attractive 2BR/1BA house. Also remodeled 3BR/2BA house. 150 feet to the beach. (941) 778-7933.

WATER VIEW: Sandpiper, 55-Plus, 2BR/1BA, remodeled, furnished, covered parking.. Annual $650/month. First, last. Vacation, $1,000, plus tax or $300/week. Deposit. Turnkey. Available April 1. (941) 545-8923 or (941) 778-9504.

MONTHLY RENTAL: 2BR/2BA with den. Furnished condo on canal. West Bradenton. Five minutes to beaches. $2,100/month. June through November 2006. (708) 532-2149.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 3BR/2BA home on canal $2,300/month. Call Betsy Hills Real Estate, P.A. at (941) 778-2291 or e-mail: Jason@betsyhills.com.

COZY EXPANDED MOBILE home in 55-plus resort. bayside, furnished, parking, walk to beach/trolley. $800/month, annual. $1,400/month, seasonal. (518) 473-1169 or rgumson@mail.nysed.gov.

SANDPIPER MOBILE RESORT: 55-plus, 1BR/1BA, inside and out sitting areas, turnkey. $1,200/month, $450/weekly. (941) 962-0262. #418 with anchor.

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA BRADENTON Beach. Bay views, close to beach. 2319 Ave. B. $1,000/month. (941) 778-3875.

CORTEZ COTTAGE: IMMACULATE 1BR/1BA furnished. Quiet, lush setting. Starting at $750/month. Also available weekly/monthly. Smoke/pet free. (941) 795-8077.

ANNUALS OPENING UP! Several to choose from! 1BR/1BA furnished near the beach $800/month. 1BR/1BA with sunroom, furnished in Gulffront complex with heated pool! 55-plus, $950/month. 2BR/2BA furnished in Gulffront complex with heated pool! 55-plus, $1,150/month. 3BR/2BA unfurnished with garage on Perico Island with association pool and tennis courts, $1,600/month. 3BR/2BA Island home, furnished or unfurnished, $2,000-$2,200/month. Please call Adele at An Island Place Realty, (941) 587-6328 for rental information!

LIDO BEACH STUDIO, 1 or 2BR apartment. Delightful and modern with porch/lanai in garden setting. Across from beach, walking distance to St. Armands Circle. Eight minutes to Sarasota Main Street. Fully furnished, including full kitchen and laundry room. Call for special weekly rates, (941) 383-2566.

WATER VIEW: Sandpiper, 55-Plus, furnished, 2BR/1BA, remodeled, covered parking. Nonsmoking. Annual $650/month. Deposit. Vacation, $1,000/month or $300/week, plus tax. Available April 1. (941) 545-8923 or (941) 778-9504.

VALRICO AREA: INCLUDES washer and dryer, near shopping area. $500-600/month. (831) 770-0967.

BEAUTIFULLY LOCATED ON bay: 1BR unit and 2BR house for March/April. (941) 779-9074.

SEASONAL RENTAL WANTED: Two bedroom, December through April 2007. Senior man and Springer Spaniel, both clean and well-behaved. References. (941) 761-2526.

HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA 1,400 sf house, 1.5 blocks to Gulf. Totally furnished with all appliances. $1,200/month, first, last and security deposit. Available April 1. (941) 587-1456.

GULFFRONT CONDO FOR rent in Holmes Beach April 22-29 and April 29-May 6, 2006. (Rent one week or two). Sleeps six, two baths, pool, hot tub, laundry facilities. Full 180-degree views of the Gulf! Asking $700/week. Call for details, (941) 778-1708.

NEAR BEACH: FURNISHED 1BR/1BA. $750/month with utilities. Seven-month lease, first, last and deposit. Call Jackie, (941) 929-7165.

HOUSE FOR RENT: 2BR/1BA across from Gulf. Newly redone. A tranquil artist retreat. $1,175/month. (941) 753-8866.102 Fourth St., S. Bradenton Beach.

EASTER VACATION RENTALS: $650/week. Palma Sola townhouse 2BR/2BA, pool and boat dock. Also 2BR Longboat Village home, $650/week. Call for low monthly rates. Real estate Mart, (941) 756-1090.

CLOSE TO THE beach, Island duplex for rent. 2BR/1BA, $800/month. First, last and security. No pets. Call 8am-4pm Monday-Friday, (941) 761-7600.

PALMS OF CORTEZ gated 2BR/1BA condo. Pool, tennis, fitness, Small pet OK. Very clean, third floor unit, $1,100. (941) 778-8277 or (941) 748-5113.

HOLMES BEACH MASTER bedroom for rent in 1,400 sf 2BR/1BA beach house, 1.5 blocks from beach. $650/month. First, last, security deposit. (941) 587-1456.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 1BR/1BA, oversized bedroom, recently updated, tile throughout. Views of canal, $800/month. Available April 1, 2006. Call Island Real estate, (941) 778-6066.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/1BA single-family home. Updated kitchen, large patio, tile floors. New everything. Available May 1. City of Anna Maria. $1,650/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

SEASONAL 2BR/2BA: undercover parking. Large deck, $2,500/month. 210 81st St., Holmes Beach. (941) 778-2695 or (813) 962-0817.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2.5BA. Fully updated, vaulted ceilings, washer/dryer, tile floors, large closets. West of Gulf Drive. Small pets may be considered. $1,350/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/2BA large duplex, remodeled bathrooms, fabulous screened porch. Available now, $1,500/month. Call lsland Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/2.5BA large townhome. Two-car garage, three porches, washer and dryer, community pool. Available April 1, 2006. $2,100/month. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

UNFURNISHED 2BR/2BA ground-level duplex with washer and dryer hook-up. Two blocks from beach, references required. $950/month. Available April 1, 2006. (941) 778-3960 or (941) 545-9503.

CHARMING 2BR/2BA canal home at 509 59th St., Homes Beach. Available for rent April 1, 2006. (717) 392-4048.

ANNUAL: 2BR/1BA DUPLEX with carport. Washer and dryer hook up. Nice! $900/month. Dolores M. Baker Realty, (941) 778-7500.

SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA Key Royal canal home. Dock, double garage, large Florida room. No pets. $1,200/month. (941) 779-9470.

WATCH THE SUNSETS from this Gulffront 2BR/2BA ground-level condo. $949,000. Carol Heinze, (941) 778-5059. Coldwell Banker Real Estate.

ANNUALS OPENING UP! Several to choose from! 1BR/1BA furnished, near the beach, $800/month. 1BR/1BA with sunroom or 2BR/2BA, both furnished in Gulffront complex with heated pool! 55-plus, $950/month or $1,150/month. 3BR/2BA home, furnished or unfurnished, $2,200 or $1,800/month. Cute 2BR/1BA furnished north-end, $1,000/month. 2BR/2.5BA canal home unfurnished, $1,600/month. Call Adele at An Island Place Realty, (941) 587-6328.

BRADENTON CONDO: MORNINGSIDE 2BR/2BA with vaulted ceilings and skylights. Pets welcomed. Carol Heinze, (941) 778-5059. Coldwell Banker Real Estate.

BEACH STEPS AWAY: Large 1BR/2BA, fully furnished, washer and dryer. $495/week or $1,795/month. Pets OK. www.gulfdriveapartments.com. (941) 778-1098.

STILL AVAILABLE FOR Easter week: 2BR/2BA duplex one block from Gulf beaches. Newly remodeled and very clean. Laundry. $545. (941) 807-5449.

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

PRECONSTRUCTION PRICES! Lakefront Hidden Lake condominiums, west Bradenton. Close to beach. Starting at $329,900. Call Cori Woods, (941) 761-0444.

OPEN HOUSE: 1-3pm, Sunday, April 2. Key Royale/Holmes Beach. Owners must sell, canalfront. 603 and 605 North Point Drive. Two homes, next door, in Island’s finest community. 4BR/3BA, five-car garage, elevated home, beautiful views of Tampa Bay, new lap pool, spa, waterfall, seawall and dock. Also, 2BR/2BA, two-car garage, ranch home, new seawall, dock and 20,000-pound lift.  Over $275,000 reduction at $978,250 each. Lynn Bankuty, Realtor, Suncoast Real Estate, (941) 737-1420.

FIVE MINUTES TO BEACH: Perico Island, beautiful designer patio home. 4BR/3BA, two-car garage. Pool, private. $520,000. Best value! Agents welcome. (941) 792-7828.

BEACHFRONT CONDO: 1BR/1BA, new construction. Designer furnished, spa, pool, excellent location near restaurants, shopping. Excellent rental. $529,000. (901) 301-8299, or captko462@aol.com.

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

WATERFRONT PROPERTY 2BR/2BA located on deep-water canal with large dock and views of Tampa Bay. $864,900. (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. wbcaudill@verizon.net.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND Club: 2BR/2BA condo. Fully furnished and equipped. Best-kept condo complex on the Island. Beautiful beach, pool, hot tub, sauna and sunsets. No more left on the Island like this! $1,200,000. (317) 873-3307 for instructions on virtual tour.

HOLMES BEACH DUPLEX: By owner. 2BR/2BA each side, one lanai, secluded street, steps to beach and downtown. New appliances and air handlers. Beautiful maintenance-free landscaping. Dog-friendly fenced yard. $650,000. (941)794-9940.

ANNA MARIA 3BR/2BA north-end home. Gulf, beaches, bay, piers. $595,000. (941) 778-2934.

DUPLEX: 2411 Ave. C, Bradenton Beach. Great location. Will consider trade. $690,000. (941) 915-0684.

BEAUTIFUL ISLAND TOWNHOUSE: Steps to the beach. 3BR/2BA. Pool, designer upgrades, granite counters, new appliances, tile floors, two-story home. $599,000. Call (941) 447-6278, or view online at www.44smart.com.

HOLMES BEACH: 12,500 sf R2-lot with duplex suitable for land condos. Back has view of Spring Lake. Two blocks direct walk to beach. $699,000. (941) 400-9346.

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.

PINEBROOK CONDO ON golf course. Fifth-floor views, 2BR/2BA, beautifully furnished, next to pool. $269,900. By owner, (941) 794-8954, leave message.

WATERFRONT KEY WEST-style: stilt, vaulted, open-beam cedar ceilings, dock. Sailboat water, no bridges. Turnkey, extra-large lot. Willow Avenue. (941) 778-8168.

BRIGHT AND AIRY: 2BR/2BA Gulf-view condo in four-unit building with heated pool. New kitchen, screened balcony, washer/dryer, new air-conditioning system. Turnkey ready. Wonderful home or great rental. $650,000. (941) 779-1013.

BEAUTIFUL ISLAND TOWNHOUSE: 3BR/2BA, pool, steps to beach. Designer upgrades, granite counters. $589,000. Lease option available. (941) 447-6278.

PALMA SOLA PARK: 3BR/2BA. Lovingly restored with new kitchen, bath and roof. Freshly painted inside and out. Move right in. Large corner lot. $429,000. Call for appointment, (941) 778-5445.

REDUCED: 2BR/2BA, garage, elevated, extra large lot, two blocks to beach. Lots of new updates. Reduced to $495,000. Call (941) 792-8898. 2919 Ave. C, Holmes Beach.

EXCEPTIONAL MUST SEE: Colony Cove, 2BR/2BA furnished doublewide. 1,675 sf, views of the Manatee River. 55-plus. Pets, marina, five pools, fishing pier etc. $49,500. Or, 2BR/2BA picturesque water back, insured, furnished. $35,500. (941) 721-4890.

WESTBAY COVE: 2BR/2BA condo for sale. Heated pools. Tennis court, ground-floor corner unit. Enclosed lanai, new air conditioning, turnkey furnished. $480,000. (941) 778-6172.

CHARMING CONCH COTTAGE on extra-wide corner lot in Anna Maria City. Large detached shed. Unique beach getaway. $605,000. (941) 224-1453.

BAYFRONT KEY ROYALE: Rarely available cul-de-sac location. Beautiful bay views. 4BR/3BA. $2,300,000. Brokers: 4 percent. Owner, (941) 778-3751. 604 Crestwood, Holmes Beach.

$45,000 WILL BUY 566 sf of living space next to Bradenton Beach City Pier. Excellent condition. All appliances, central air conditioning/heat, washer/dryer and storage. Satellite and TV plus all furniture. Boat slips available to members of boating club and owners. A steal! (321) 242-8882.

INVESTORS: THIS IS the one you are waiting for! Club Bamboo South. Direct Gulffront condo. Unit is $35,000 less than the last several sold for. Building was just completed, everything new inside and out! Crown moulding, granite and more. Great rental complex with nightly rentals allowed! Motivated seller to save you money. $465,000. George, (312) 321-7501.

THIS IS THE FINEST CONDO in the entire complex! Runaway Bay direct bayfront! Absolutely everything is new, including electric, air conditioning, water heater, flooring, wash rooms, kitchen and all interiors. Professionally decorated. The best view in the complex of all water. $499,999. George, (312) 321-7501.

DIRECT GULFFRONT CONDO: Furnished end unit, 2BR/2BA. Enjoy sunsets year ‘round from sofa, lanai or beach. Low association fee. Weekly rental allowed. $975,000. (504) 810-0867.

NOW PRE-SELLING! New, maintenance-free villas. The villas at Palma Sola Trace by Henderson Brothers Homes. 1,950 sf, starting in the $360s. Prime northwest Bradenton location. Act now for $3,000 in free options. Call or e-mail Jonathan Valdez at (813) 643-9551 or jonathanv@hendersonbrothershomes.com.

BY OWNER: 3BR/2BA, caged pool, canalfront, 10,000 lb. lift with dock, view of Bimini Bay. $30,000 below recent appraisal. Owner will lease back or sell turnkey. $869,000! .(941) 778-2336.

TIFFANY PLACE: 7000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach 2BR/2BA 1,259 sf-plus, Gulf view condo. Complex directly on the beach. Heated pool, elevator. Available September. By owner $749,900. (941) 778-0320.

OPEN HOUSE 1-4pm Saturday and Sunday. 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.

CONDO UNIT DIRECTLY on Gulf. Call (504) 819-0867 or (504) 391-0324.

$45,000 WILL BUY 566 sf of living space next to Bradenton Beach City Pier. Excellent condition. All appliances, central air conditioning/heat, washer/dryer and storage. Satellite and TV plus all furniture. Boat slips available to members of boating club and owners. A steal! (941) 778-8125.

DUPLEX FOR SALE by owner. Move-in condition, 2BR/1BA each side. Lot size 85x90 feet. $700,000. 206 73rd St., Holmes Beach. (941) 778-2658.

GULFFRONT LOT WANTED with or without home. I’m not a Realtor. jfosterwi@hotmail.com or (920) 242-3068. No Realtors.

HOUSE BEAUTIFUL IN Bradenton! This updated 2BR/2BA home is ready to enjoy! $289,000. Carol Heinze, (941) 778-5059. Coldwell Banker.

PALMA SOLA BAYFRONT HOME: Flamingo Cay. 1,500 sf 3BR/2BA, private dock and davits. Sailboat water. 130-plus feet of seawall. Room for a pool. Ready for remodel or build new. Incredible full bay views. $999,000. Mike Faber, (941) 504-6345. RE/MAX Gulfstream Realty.

RUNAWAY BAY 2BR/2BA second-floor condo with great view of pond and fountain. Everything new in 2006, including: carpet, tile, furniture, pictures, paint, kitchen items, beds and more. All new bathrooms. Air conditioning has about a six-year warranty for new owner. $399,000. George, (312) 321-7501.

LONGBOAT KEY SAND Cay: Gulf side 2BR/2BA condo. This large condo has been completely remodeled in a great complex. Great views of the pool, grounds and a view of the Gulf. Great rental complex with onsite management, pool, tennis, shuffleboard and more. Priced to sell at $689,900. George (312) 321-7501.

FOR SALE BY OWNER: Unique find located at the desirable north end of Anna Maria Island at 704 Gladiolus St. Duplex has been totally updated. New hot tub and pool. Furnished and ready to move in! 3BR/ 3BA. $799,000. Call Tim at (941) 778-5746 or (231) 218-6600.

FOR SALE BY OWNER: Adorable Key West-style bungalow located on desirable 12th Street North in Bradenton Beach. All newly renovated. New ceramic, restored southern pine floors. All new appliances and cabinets. Large lot. Just steps to the Gulf. 3BR/ 1.5BA. A must see! $679,000. Call Tim or Kathy (941) 778-5746 or (231) 218-6600.

PALMA SOLA BAYFRONT 3BR/2BA home. Spectacular views with 155-foot bay frontage on deep sailboat water. Boater’s dream with two lifts (50,000 lb and 10,000 lb), heated pool, Jacuzzi. $1,375,000. Call Lynn Parker, RoseBay Realty, (941) 321-2736.

VACANT LOT: Build your Island dream home one block from beach. 52x145 feet. Walk to the beach, sunsets, shops, restaurants. This area is truly a favorite among locals and vacationers. $479,000. Phil or Kym Paxton, Remax, (941) 920-1363.

LOT FOR SALE:  57.75x114 feet. Great location one block from Gulf beach. 125 Neptune Lane, Holmes Beach. (941) 778-4246.

OPEN HOUSE: 1-4 pm SUNDAY APRIL 2nd, 203 75TH ST., HOLMES BEACH

DUPLEX REDUCED: One block to beach. 1BR/1BA each side. Remodeled 2004, $560,000. Call Mike Carleton, Realtor, (941) 737-0915 or Michel Cerene, Broker, (941) 545-9591.

OPEN HOUSE: 1-4pm SUNDAY, APRIL 2nd, 238 CHILSON AVE., ANNA MARIA

CANALFRONT 3BR/3BA HOME with new guest quarter. Updated electric in 2004, new air conditioning and heat. Updated kitchen, vaulted ceiling, no bridges to bay. Turnkey furnished. $819,000. Call Carmen Pedota, Realtor, (941) 284-2598, or Lori Guerin, Realtor, (941) 773-3415.

WATERFRONT DUPLEX: RARE canalfront duplex with private setting, docks/lifts, peak of the bay and short walk to the beach. Offered at $799,500. Call Dave Moynihan, (941) 720-0089. Wagner Realty.

BY OWNER: PERFECT location in West Bradenton. Upgraded 3BR/2BA with garage on large fenced lot. Finest schools, restaurants, shopping, medical, beaches. No deed restrictions. $258,000. (941) 737-3424.

ANNA MARIA LOT: 75-by-116 on sailboat canal. $695,000. For details, photos, survey and optional house plans, call Sheryl, (610) 247-9496. Visit http://mysite.verizon.net/talbot1/.

STOP LOOKING! You've found the best value on the Island! Two bedroom, extra large bathroom and kitchen, bay view, Gulf beach just steps away! Only $229,900! Call Jill Sullivan, Keller Williams Realty, (941) 232-9783 today!

GOLDEN GATE POINTE townhouse: Great location, great investment near marina, downtown St. Armands, Lido Beach. Available now. $535,000. (941) 792-0509.

OPEN HOUSE 1-4pm Saturday and Sunday, April 1 and 2. Wonderful views, totally remodeled, designer colors, stainless-steel appliances. Must see! 5400 Gulf Drive, #16, Holmes Beach. Clyde Helton, (941) 720-4173.

SEASONAL RENTALS: November-April for $2,700/month. Elevated home, four houses from Gulf of Mexico. Must see! Furniture and amenities like home. Call Island Real Estate, (941) 778-6066.

OPEN HOUSE: 11AM -1PM Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or anytime by appointment. 9814 Desota Court, # 24A, Casco Dorado condo, Aposporos & Son Realty LLC, Bob and Lu Rhoden, (941) 758-3939.

MARCH MADNESS SPECIAL: 509 59th St., Holmes Beach. Canal house for sale. $795,000. (717) 392-4048.

MARTINIQUE SOUTH, UNIT 408: 3BR/3BA, move-in ready, angular Gulf view, double garage. $865,000. (941) 779-9566.

BELOW APPRAISAL: BURST our bubble! Key Royale 3BR/2BA, boat dock, pool, spa. All new interiors. $899,000. Longboat 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, unique artist loft home. $719,000. Real Estate Mart, (941) 756-1090.

SWEEPING BAYFRONT VIEW from this 2BR/2BA condo with carport and 35-foot-deep-water, boat dock. $559,000. Open house 1-4pm Sunday, April 2, or call (941) 807-5449.

OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE

PICKWICK LAKE WATERFRONT development on a TVA lake, approximately 90 miles long in Northeast Mississippi. A small gated community with private 30-foot covered boat slips, pool and spa. There are only 13undeveloped lots left. The lots are priced from $49,900 to $150,000, including boat slip. Property taxes range from $500-$1,500/year. Call Bailey at Bailey Williams Realty for more information. Office (800) 748-9051. Cell (662) 415-7999 or Anna Maria, (941) 778-1356. You will be glad you called!

NORTHERN MICHIGAN: Quality lake home on 100 feet of prime Burt Lake frontage, 20 minutes from Pellston Airport. $650,000. (941) 792-1399.

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

BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA. Winter season is here! Must see the beautiful peaceful mountains of western North Carolina. Homes, cabins, acreage and investments. Cherokee Mountain Realty, GMAC Real Estate, Murphy www.cherokeemountainrealty.com. Call for free brochure, (800) 841-5868.

LAKEFRONT AND LAKEVIEW properties nestled in the hills of Tennessee on the shores of pristine Norris Lake. Call Lakeside Realty at (423) 626-5820, or visit www.lakesiderealty-tn.com.

RURAL HUNTING TIMBER land for sale: 222.2 acres, $2,500/acre. Atkinson County, Georgia. Call for information, (334) 393-5036 or (334) 464-4004.

NORTH GEORGIA GATED mountain community. New homes close to infrastructure. One hour north of Atlanta. Golf, tennis, lake, pools, Information, www.benttreegeorgia.com.

MURPHY,N.C.: Aah, cool summers, mild winters, affordable homes and mountain cabins, land. Call for free brochure, (877) 837-2288. Exit Realty Mountain View Properties. www.exitmurphy.com.

“LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION.” Time to buy. Investors and builders, great buildable lots for sale in one of Florida’s fastest growing areas: Fort Myers. (888) 558-0032.

LOOKING TO OWN LAND? Invest in rural acreage throughout America: coastal, mountain, waterfront properties. 20 to 200 acres. Free monthly special land reports: www.land-wanted.com/sw.

FINAL CLOSEOUT: Lake bargains! April 8-9. Water access from $34,900 with free boat slips. Pay no closing costs! Huge $5,000 savings on beautifully wooded parcels at 34,000-acre Lake Tennessee. Enjoy unlimited water recreation. Surrounded by state forest. Excellent financing! Call (800) 704-3154, ext. 724, TN Land Partners, LLC.

LARGE MOUNTAIN LAND bargains, high elevation. Adjoins pristine state forest, 20-plus acres to 350 acres. Sweeping mountain views, streams. www.liveinwv.com.

MONTANA MOUNTAIN PARADISE: Great mountain views! 2.29 acres just $59,990. Ride out your back door to millions of acres of national forest. Close to Canyon Ferry Lake, minutes to Helena. Soils tested, utilities, ready to build. Call owner, (866) 365-6103.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS: Three acres on mountaintop in gated community, view trees, waterfall and large public lake nearby. Paved private access, $58,500. Owner, (866) 789-8535. www.NC77.com.

TENNESSEE MOUNTAIN ACREAGE: Gated mountain community bordering a large lake. Spectacular views. Community boat ramp, private boat slips. Between Chattanooga and Knoxville. Call today, (866) 292-5769. Gates of the River.

TENNESSEE WATERFRONT MOUNTAIN property. Scenic homesites surrounding Lake Barkley. One- to six-acre view sites and five - to 40 acre privacy sites from the $40s. 90 minutes to Nashville. Grand opening of Phase II on now! Call (866) 339-4966.

ASHEVILLE, N.C., AREA acreage: Private, gated mountain community with over four miles of riverfront. One- to- eight-plus acres from the $60s. Incredible views! Custom community lodge with mountain spas, riverwalk. Call (866) 292-5762. Bear River Lodge.

GOLF LOT SALE! Blue Ridge Mountains! Near Asheville, N.C. Beautifully wooded homesites on 18-hole Dye-designed golf course. Unbelievable incentives. Call toll-free (866) 334-3253, ext. 1047. cherokeevalleysc.com.

COASTAL NORTH CAROLINA waterfront! 1.5 acres- $99,900. Beautifully wooded, great views, pristine shoreline, deep boatable water! Enjoy access to ICW, sound, Atlantic. Paved road, underground utilities. Excellent financing. Call now, (800) 732-6601, ext. 1510.

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