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Date of Issue: March 30, 2005

The Islander - Classifieds: Wednesday, April 21, 2004

ITEMS FOR SALE

FURNITURE: Used eight months. Living room, dining room, some bedroom, lamps, miscellaneous. All beautiful. 778-0807 or 794-9921.

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

GIRL SCOUT COOKIES available at The Islander, assorted varieties, $3.50 box. All proceeds paid to local Girl Scout troop.

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

BOOKS FOR SALE! Come visit Tingley Memorial Library, 111 Second St. N, Bradenton Beach and see our ongoing sale of books, magazines and puzzles. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-3pm. 779-1208.

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.

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

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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

MULTI-FAMILY SALE, Saturday, April 24, 9am-1pm. Electric grill, microwave oven, household, books, clothes, pictures. 3401 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

GARAGE/MOVING SALE Saturday, April 24, 9am-2pm. Furniture, household items, tools, miscellaneous. No early birds. 210 65th St., Holmes Beach.

YARD SALE SATURDAY, April 24, 9am-3pm. Two family. Furniture, dishes, linens, household, miscellaneous. Avenue C, Bradenton Beach. Follow the signs.

LOST AND FOUND

FOUND: KAYAK in Anna Maria. Call 779-1509.

FOUND: CD player in Anna Maria. Call 778-2076.

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

1998 NISSAN ALTIMA: Cruise, CD, air, good tire tread, sun roof, all power, runs good, great second car. $2,500. 778-0080.

1990 ECONOLINE 150 VAN, cold air conditioning, has towing package. Ready for travel. Runs great. $2,000, or best offer. 778-1102.

BOATS & BOATING

MODULAR FLOATING DOCK system: Custom drive-on docking solutions by Versa Dock. Maintenance free, 20-year warranty. (941) 685-7648, Anna Maria area.

SUNFISH SAILBOAT: Great sailing condition, new sail, too. $675. 794-5980.

BOAT SLIP to rent for season in Holmes Beach. Up to 30-foot boat. 778-7412, leave message.

27-FOOT CARVER Montego 1986, twin 190-hp Mercruiser, Ceranfield, 120 volt, alcohol-fueled kitchen, all electronics, water heater, WC tank, refrigerator. $16,900. Call 920-1318.

22-FOOT CENTER-console fishing boat, two outboard motors. $1,500 or best offer. Call 778-7197, leave message.

18-FOOT HOBIE CAT ready to sail, includes trailer. $975. Call 778-4225.

14-FOOT SAILBOAT with trailer. $500. 920-1318.

FISHING & CHARTERS

EGMONT EXPRESS CHARTERS: Seek out secret water paradise. Sunsets, back water, Egmont or custom trips. See dolphins and manatees. Call 778-7459 or 720-5470.

LET'S GO FISHING! Call Capt. Mike Heistand on the charter boat "Magic." Full or half day backwater fishing. USCG licensed. Ice, bait, tackle provided. 779-9607.

KIDS FOR HIRE

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

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

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

BABYSITTER: RED CROSS babysitting and first-aid certified. Enjoys playing with kids. Call Alexandra, 778-5352.

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 778-0944.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

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

VIDEO RENTALS: Growing young business with good lease. Price will grow as business does, so now is the time to buy. Call Longview Realty at 383-6112 (confidentiality agreement required for details). $60,000.

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.

LPNS: YEAR-ROUND private duty for lady with spinal injury. Full-time nights, part-time days. Travel opportunity. Call 383-6953.

SERVERS NEEDED: All shifts. Right now great pay. Apply at Rotten Ralph's. 902 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria or call 778-3953.

LOCAL ISLAND RESTAURANT looking for short order-cook for all shifts. Please call 779-9100.

SEASONAL CHEF POSITION: Lake George, N.Y. resort. $650/week with accommodations. Meals are pre-ordered. (800) 299-8938.

DOMINO'S PIZZA now hiring part-time phone specialists. Must be at least 16 years old. Apply at 5604 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

SATURDAY CLEANING for resort/condo on Lido Beach. 388-2151.

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.

HEALTH CARE

C.N.A. HOME HEALTHCARE provider. Available Monday-Friday, daytime. Call 755-1889. CPR Certified.

ISLAND-BASED LADY has vacancy for afternoon personal-care companion. Clean and run errands. References available. Call 778-7154.

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.

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, 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.

ATTENTION SNOWBIRDS/Vacationers: Security/maintenance available. Monitor house, mail, newspapers, service providers (lawn, etc.). Will also clean pool. Retired law enforcement officer. Island resident. Call Dede, 778-2664 or 447-5572.

I DON'T CUT corners, I clean corners. Affordable, dependable cleaning. Chamberlain Professional Cleaning, 778-7770. References available.

EXCEL SPORTS: One-on-one instruction. Baseball, soccer, football, personal training. Professional/college players, coaches. Reserve your lesson today. Call 773-6010.

FREE EXPERIENCED HOUSE-SITTING: Retired Christian couple available anytime. References provided, including local. Pets, yard work. Call (770) 832-7319.

K.A.S. CLEANING: Employee owned, servicing private homes, condo, rentals and seasonal homes. Concierge services and home watch. Barefoot Estate Management, 730-5318.

McEVOY PAINTING: Frank McEvoy owner. Interior and exterior work. Free estimates. Call 750-8467 or cell, 713-1208.

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

HANDYMAN SERVICES Scott Fulton, owner, Island resident. "Get the job done right." Free estimate, many references. 713-1907 cell, 778-4192 home.

RESPONSIBLE, FRIENDLY CLEANING, free estimates, references upon request. Trustworthy and reliable, fair prices. Call Karen 224-2730 cell or 708-6570 home.

NEED INFORMATION off the Internet? No time? No computers? Call Websearchers. Quick service, low rates. 794-5477.

DISCOVER PILATES: On-going class at Anna Maria Island Art League, 6-7pm Wednesdays, $8/class, drop-ins welcome. Call 778-2099 for information. Also at G.T. Bray Activity Center starting March 16. Call 742-5974 for information. Certified Pilates Instructor Preston Whaley Jr.

EYEDESIGN CREATIVE SERVICES. Specializing in business cards, flyers, postcards, rackcards, doorhangers, brochures, custom greeting cards, logos and design services. Phone us 778-2523.

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.

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

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

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

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.

SCOTT D'S LAWNCARE, pressure washing. Commercial, residential, insured. Top-level service. Call 812-2566.

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.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Quality lawn service, landscape cleanups, plantings, pruning, tree installation, shell, more. Insured, references, free estimates. 778-2335 or 284-1568.

AMERICA'S BEST LAWN Care Inc. Professional, affordable and insured. Free estimates. 224-1153.

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. $35/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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

PALM ISLAND HARBORFRONT escape. Secluded Key West-style with dock. Access by ferry. Fishing, shelling, wildlife. $125/night, $800/week. Also, Cortez cottage, $950/month, $500/week. Call 794-5980 or www.divefish.com.

SPRING, SUMMER. AUTUMN 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. Units are complete. Rates seasonally adjusted. $425-$975/week, $975-$2,975/month. (800) 977-0803 or 737-1121. www.abeachview.com.

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.

ON THE BEACH new, 2BA/2BA weekly/monthly, Bradenton Beach 778-3618 or www.linger-longer.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. Off season, $500/week $1,500/month. Call Ron, 795-2656.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

RECENTLY REFURBISHED and nicely furnished 1BR/1BA ground-floor duplex with cheerful decor. Just three short blocks to the beach. Walking distance to shopping and restaurants in downtown Holmes Beach. Includes phone, premium cable, microwave, washer/dryer. Small pets OK. Available now and accepting reservations for 2005. Winter rates: $1,700/month, $550/week; summer rates: $500/week. E-mail: aalmengual@msn.com or call 807-5626.

BEST ISLAND VALUE! Sandpiper Mobile 55-plus, 1BR/1BA, turnkey furnished. Very nice - must see inside! $585/month includes all (cable, phone, electric, water, trash). All terms negotiable. Call office, 778-1140, or owner (330) 686-8765.

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.

OFFICE HIDEAWAY Need quiet office away from home? Centrally located at back of prime commercial building, plenty of parking, private entry and restroom, 300 sf $375/month, utilities included. For information, call 745-0959 or 794-8991.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2.5BA townhouse newly renovated across from beach. Heated pool, garage, washer/dryer. Includes water, cable. No pets. $1,300/month. Call 792-6029 or 545-6124.

REDUCED RENTAL during next six months of beautifully furnished 3BR/2BA pool home near Perico Causeway. Call for details, Coastal Properties Realty, 753-8709.

BAYFRONT HOUSE for rent annually. City of Anna Maria. 3BR/2BA, private beach, immaculate. Call 778-3006.

PANORAMIC SKYWAY VIEWS from second-floor loft in this annual rental in the City of Anna Maria. Gorgeous bayfront home, available now. $2,300/month. Call 778-3006.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA, Bradenton Beach, one block from beach. Must be clean, no pets. Call (941) 625-2889 or 276-2011.

ANNA MARIA DUPLEX 218-B Palmetto Ave. 2BR/2BA, furnished, washer/dryer, utilities, available 2005 season. $1,800/month. Call (813) 949-6891, Tampa.

ANNUAL RENTAL DUPLEX 2BR/2BA with garage. Quiet location, washer/dryer hookup. $850/month. Call Gabe, 374-5772.

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

WEEKLY/MONTHLY RENTALS: Condos/houses from $500/week; $1,500/month. Many Gulffront. Call SunCoast Real Estate, (800) 732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 3BR/2BA home with boat slip, $1,350/month; 3BR/2BA bayfront home, $2,500/month; 3BR/2.5BA, direct bayfront home with heated pool, totally renovated, everything new, ready for immediate occupancy. Call Betsy Hills Real Estate, P.A., at 778-2291.

118 52ND ST., Holmes Beach, townhouse, 500 feet from the beach. Annual rental, 2BR/1.5BA, all new appliances, completely remodeled. $1,150/month. (330) 757-7670.

SECURE STORAGE: Boats, trailers, etc. Starting at $30. Call 739-5555, 10am-4pm.

ANNUAL SPACIOUS 2BR/1BA covered parking, laundry, bayview, steps to Gulf. $895/month, plus electric. 778-5412 or (585) 473-9361.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL large 2BR/2BA, den, laundry, porch, close to beach. First, last, security. $975/month. (585) 473-9361 or 778-5412.

WATERFRONT HOME with pool, sauna, steam bath, exercise room, laundry room, very nice. $3,000/month seasonally, or $1,700/monthly annual. Also, 1BR/1BA apartment, same area, $1,000/month annually; $1,500/month seasonally. 779-9074.

ANNUAL RENTAL 3BR/2BA home with garage in Holmes Beach. No pets. Call 778-7039.

INCREDIBLE CHARM Bradenton Beach vacation rental. Unique 3BR/2BA, Gulfview, one-and-a-half blocks to beach, gas grill to HBO, Mexican tile, plants, great yard, family welcome, pet negotiable. May 15 to Aug. 15, $4,200. 778-7930.

ANNUAL RENTALS: 2104 Ave. B, 1BR/1BA duplex, furnished, no pets, $700/month; 211 82nd St., 2BR/2BA duplex, pet OK, $995; 640 Broadway, Longboat Key, 3BR/2BA house, pet OK, $1,200/month; Perico Island, 2BR/2BA first-floor condo, pond view, pet OK, carport. Includes water, pest, cable, $1,100/month. SunCoast Real Estate, 779-0202 or (800) 732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com

ANNA MARIA NORTH end 3BR/2BA furnished vacation home. Available now through October. $1,600/month. (508) 944-9656. Steps to gorgeous beach.

WEEKLY/MONTHLY RENTALS: Condos and houses from $500/week; $1,500/month. Many Gulffront. 779-0202 or (800) 732-6434. SunCoast Real Estate, www.suncoastinc.com

ANNUAL 2BR/2BA, elevated, washer/dryer hookups, storage, covered parking. No pets. $800/month. Call 778-0954.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 1BR in Holmes Beach. Nice! $575/month, plus deposit and utilities. Call weekdays 778-6541, pager 569-1591.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA triplex unit in Holmes Beach. Central heat and air, new carpet, short walk to beach. Some utilities included. Nonsmoking. $750/month. First, last and security. References required. Call 778-1193.

FURNISHED 1BR/1BA, clean. Nonsmoking, no pets. First, last, security. $550/month. Mature individual preferred. 778-6511.

TOTALLY REMODELED: Great 1BR with peek-a-boo Gulf view. 125 steps to the beach. Annual, $700/month. 778-4451 or 778-3647.

ANNUAL LARGE 1BR/1BA duplex in Holmes Beach. New kitchen and bath, laundry room with washer/dryer. Sober adults only. $750/month. 779-0470.

BRIGHT SPACIOUS NEW 2BR/2BA villa, garage, washer/dryer, pool, minutes from beach, shopping. Nonsmoking, no pets. $1,100. Call 730-4190.

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

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

RENTAL HOME: Remodeled, two blocks to beach, 3BR/2BA, spacious with fireplace, pool and outside spa, two porches, front and back, completely private, fence. Available immediately, must see. Call 773-0975.

SEASONAL RENTAL Steps to beach. Furnished 1BR on Anna Maria Island with cable, washer/dryer, microwave, telephone. $475/week, plus tax. 778-1098.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/2BA elevated duplex, new carpet and paint, large garage and laundry area, privacy fenced pool. No pets! $1,100/month plus utilities, pool and lawn care included. Marina Pointe Realty Co., 779-0732. 

NEEDED: FEMALE ROOMMATE to share 2BR/2BA furnished condo, includes utilities, $600/month. No pets. 795-2886.

VACATION RENTAL 3BR/2BA home, located just a few houses from the Gulf. Completely remodeled, sleeps six. Call for rates. Marina Pointe Realty Co., 779-0732 or 1-866-779-0732.

ANNUAL 2BR/1BA, steps to beach, great neighborhood, Holmes Beach. First, last, security. $875/month. 778-5482.

OFF-SEASON RATES Don't miss out! Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

ANNUAL RENTAL 1BR/1BA, close to beach, everything included, water/sewer/garbage. $700/month. First, last, no pets. 778-2694.

VILLAS OF POINTE WEST 2BR/2BA, $1,000. Duncan Real Estate, 779-0304.

WANTED: PARKING under cover for small car to rent for summer while north. 778-5538.

FURNISHED RENTALS Longboat north-end village, updated cozy house, 2BR/1BA, $1,200/month; Northwest Bradenton home, 3BR/2BA, family room, two-car garage, $990/month; Perico Bay Club villa, $1,400/month; Palma Sola townhouse, 2BR/2BA, waterfront, boat slip, pool, $650/week, $1,500/month. Real Estate Mart, 756-1090.

HOLMES BEACH 2BR/2.5BA, a touch above the ordinary. 501 67th St., Holmes Beach. 725-4488.

FURNISHED 2BR/2BA CONDO: Pool, eight minutes from Island, walk to shopping. $1,000/month. Available November, December, January. Call 778-4225.

ANNUAL RENTAL 3BR/2BA with pool, Holmes Beach. $1,800/month. Available April 30. Call 730-5034.

2BR/1.5BA HALF-DUPLEX in Holmes Beach now available. $775/month unfurnished, or $825/month furnished, plus utilities. Call (773) 793-8599.

ANNUAL RENTAL 2BR/1BA, Holmes Beach. Recently remodeled. $950/month. Call 730-5034.

THE PREMIER BAYFRONT 2BR/2BA second-floor condo in the Moorings. No pets, nonsmoking. Available furnished now. 778-9710.

REAL ESTATE

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.

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

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.

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.

2BR/2BA WATERFRONT CONDO deep-water dock, five minutes to bay. Custom tile and Pergo flooring. $215,000. Apollo Beach. Call 779-0153.

ANNA MARIA ISLAND CLUB 2BR/2BA, direct beachfront. Elevator, pool. $825,000. Call 798-9000 or cell 224-6726.

LOT FOR SALE: Cleared and ready to build. This lot is two short blocks to the Gulf in the village of Anna Maria. Offered at $295,000. Call Green Real Estate, 778-0455.

$399,000 - Charming Holmes Beach residence with in-law or rental apartment. 2BR/2BA and 1BR/1BA, two blocks to beach, large corner lot with fenced back yard and fruit trees. Two laundry rooms with washers and dryers and all other appliances included. Owner occupied. Motivated. As-is with right to inspect. Principals only. 779-0470.

WANTED: 2BR cottage on Anna Maria with room to expand, quiet street. Jay White, 952-0616 or jaywhite1@sprintmail.com.

ANNA MARIA BEACH/BAYFRONT: Two homes on one lot. White sand beach. $1,699,000. Gabe Buky, Coldwell Banker, 374-5772.

WATERFRONT LOTS and homes between Englewood and Boca Grande. Six lots with seawalls and three ground-level waterfront homes. Deep water, no bridges, one tip lot directly on Intracoastal and bay. Your dock to the Gulf in three minutes. Last chance for affordably prices waterfront lots from $289,000; homes from $329,000. (570) 943-2516.

CONDO WANTED! 2BR/2BA, prefer Sandy Pointe or similar. Private party, no Realtor fees! Around $205,000. Call 747-2062 or (702) 219-2055.

WATERFRONT: FLAMINGO CAY. New listing, lovely 3BR/2BA, living, dining, family rooms, garage. Freshly painted. Ready for you. $436,000. Homeworks Showcase (813) 985-8048, or www.gingercarroll.com.

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

LOW CAJUN, LOW Cajun, Low Cajun. No not the new fad to replace the Atkins - just getting your attention about a very nice canalfront home for sale on 59th Street in Holmes Beach. 2BR/2BA with bay views. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

ACRE LOTS. Golf and tennis country club, deed-restricted community. Panoramic views of golf course and state nature preserve, a very private and unusual property. Located in Eustis, Fla., 45 minutes northwest of Orlando. Priced to sell, $62,500. Contact developer, (407) 234-7026 or (407) 682-6162.

ALL UNREASONABLE OFFERS refused! That's right - for the right offer you can buy this wonderful 2BR/2BA, single-car garage canalfront home. Located in Holmes Beach with bay views. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

BRADENTON BEACH DUPLEX 3BR/1BA and 2BR/1BA, add on Florida room and bedroom. Steps to beach and bay. $380,000. Call 778-7716.

WATERFRONT HOME Holmes Beach 2BR/2BA canalfront. Southern exposure with bayviews. Newer roof, A/C and plumbing still under warranty. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

KEY ROYALE CANALFRONT! Lovely 3BR/2BA home totally renovated with new roof. New dock and lift with no bridges to bay! Offered at $620,000. 602 Baronet Lane. 778-8590 or 720-7052.

BAYVIEWS with room to expand. Come with this 2BR/2BA canalfront home. Single-story, one-car garage. 1,764 sf. Mature landscaping. Half-block to Holmes Beach city park, city hall, library complex. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

LARGE UPDATED ISLAND duplex/home with pool! Close to beaches. 90-by-100-foot. lot. New landscaping, stucco, roof, paver patio. $525,000. 778-4675.

MARILYN MONROE never lived here, but you can. 2BR/2BA canalfront home in Holmes Beach. Bay views in a beautiful setting. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

2BR/2BA in Holmes Beach. Short block to beach on quiet street. Includes living, dining, family room, garage and screened lanai. $596,400. 729-5221.

DOH is what Homer Simpson said when asked if this home was a great buy. Come on by and see why. 509 59th St., Holmes Beach. Asking $519,000. 778-4773.

SANDPIPER MOBILE: 55-plus, 1BR/1BA, turnkey furnished. Must see inside to appreciate. New carpet, air conditioning and more. Great value at $11,900. All terms and reasonable offers considered. Call office 778-1140, or owner (330) 686-8765.

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