The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2007
ITEMS FOR SALE
AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.
OLD-FASHIONED DINER MUGS: $8 (includes tax). Your coffee never tasted so good as when you drink from the old-style mugs available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7978.
LONGBOAT KEY HISTORY "From Calusas to Condominiums" by Ralph B. Hunter. Signed copies available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-7978.
KARATE ON THE Island: Ages three through adult. Call 941-807-1734 or visit www.islanddojo.cmasdirect.com.
NATIVE FLORIDA FOLK artist Rhonda K's funny bar signs and mermaids make great original signed gifts. Buy at Restless Native and Starfish Company Restaurant. Need custom sign? See gallery at: rhondakwrites.com call 941-704-7558.
ISLAND RESIDENT BUYS costume jewelry, fine jewelry. Sterling silver wanted. Will come to you. Diana Miller, 941-592-1400. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
LOOKING FOR CHILDCARE? VPK? Bizzy Bees Daycare (formerly on the Island) enrolling now! Ages 6 weeks - 5 years. Call Shelagh, 941-761-0132.
ISLAND ROCK SCHOOL at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Guitar, bass, drums, flute, saxophone, clarinet, piano and vocals. Call Scott Achor, 941-778-1747, or Koko Ray Hansen, 941-758-0395. Rock on!
FREE GUN LOCK. Yes, free. Courtesy of the Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Free at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.
BUTTERFLY PARK BENEFIT: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $40. Three lines, $50. Forms at The Islander or call 941-518-4431 for more information.
THE COALITION AGAINST Runaway Taxation needs volunteers to help with its petition drive to get an amendment on the state ballot to cap property taxes at 1.35 percent of taxable value. Call 941-448-5500.
ISLANDER STAFF SALE: 9am-noon Saturday, Dec. 15. Office equipment, T-shirts, books, art and collectibles, and a big variety of miscellaneous items. The Islander newspaper office, Island Shopping Center, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
ART YARD SALE: 9am-2pm Saturday, Dec. 15. A variety of area artists will offer their work for sale just in time for Christmas. Make the gift you give unique! Visit The Islander sale in the Island Shopping Center, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Artists are welcome to join the sale. Register, information: 941-778-7978.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30am-2pm Tuesday, Thursday. 9am-noon Saturday. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
VENDORS WANTED! HUGE outdoor market 8am-4pm Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 8-9, at the Longboat Key Market. Whitney Beach Plaza Call 941-383-7180.
GARAGE SALE: 9am-2pm Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 14-15. Utility trailer, Pride scooter with lift, bikes and more. 102 Pelican Drive, Anna Maria.
YARD SALE: 8am-1pm Saturday, Dec. 15. 528 75th St, Holmes Beach.
YARD SALE: 8:30am-1pm Saturday, Dec 15. Cleaning out lots of inexpensive treasures. 160 Crescent Drive, Anna Maria.
ART AND ANTIQUES, outdoor sale: 8am-3pm Saturday, Dec 15. Simply Put, 11904 Cortez Road W., Cortez. 941-795-4788 www.simplyputhomefurnishings.com.
NIKKI'S ISLAND TREASURES. Open seven days. Sterling silver jewelry 50-75 percent off. Select artwork, lamps, small furniture, antiques and collectables, 20-90 percent off. 5351 Gulf Drive. 941-779-0729.
LOST & FOUND
FOUND A BOSTON terrier dog near Anna Maria Elementary. Please, call Melissa Lazzara 941-779-2361.
HOME NEEDED FOR 2-year-old male tabby. FeLV positive. Please, help. 941-586-8257.
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.
1996 GRAND CHEROKEE, 1996 Jeep SUV. 123,000 miles, two-wheel drive, power, good condition. Runs great. Below book value: $3,250. View at The Islander newspaper, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-1102.
VESPA 2007 MOTOR Scooter LX50. Over $500 of Vespa extras. Be the Cary Grant of the Island. Pristine condition. $3,500. 941-751-3203.
1988 CADILLAC DEVILLE. Cold air conditioning, new tires, brakes and battery. 74,000 miles. Runs great! $2,000. 941-779-2131.
BOATS & BOATING
BOSTON WHALER! 2005 18-6 Dauntless. Fully loaded and in excellent condition with low hours, kept on boat lift, so no trailer. $25,300. Call 941-284-1215 and leave message or e-mail: email@example.com.
BOAT LIFT FOR rent. Key Royale canal with bay access. 25-feet/7,000 lb maximum $375/month or annual at $350/month. 941-538-3687 or 518-227-7477 cell.
BOAT SLIP MARINA Drive. Available Jan 1. Call 941-778-6931.
BOAT FOR SALE: 24-foot pontoon, 40-hp Mercury. Runs great, low hours. Boat 18 years old. Loaded. 941-778-4814 or 410-703-8994.
FISHING & CHARTERS
KIDS FOR HIRE
14-YEAR-OLD needs work. Willing to babysit, clean, etc. Red Cross trained in first aid and babysitting. Call Alexandra, 941-778-5352.
CALL KENDALL: 15-year old high school sophomore looking for babysitting, pet sitting or dog walking jobs. Four years experience and first aid certified. Great with kids and animals! 941-779-9783.
RED CROSS-CERTIFIED 14-year-old looking for a job babysitting or pet sitting. Experienced with kids! Call Kim, 941-794-8640 or 941-807-0889.
FOR BABYSITTING, PETSITTING or dog walking: Call Ariel and Kayla Jennis, twin sophomores at Manatee High School. CPR and first-aid certified by the Red Cross. 941-778-1746.
ISLAND TUTORING WITH Chris Perez. 15-year-old Manatee High School freshman will tutor elementary or middle school child in math, science and English. Available 3:30-5:30pm Monday-Friday, and weekends by request. Call 941-778-2979. References on request.
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.
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.
NURSES: PRIVATE DUTY. Long-term home care assisting lady with spinal injury. Five hour morning shifts and overnights, 10pm-8am, available. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.
NAIL TECH OR massage therapist room available for rent. 941-713-5244 to view.
KITCHEN HELP apply by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT Tingley Library in Bradenton Beach. Friendly atmosphere with great community spirit. It's fun, give it a try! For more information, 941-779-1208.
BOUTIQUE: CRUISEWEAR, GIFTS and more in top Holmes Beach mall. Only $10,000 plus inventory at 10 percent under cost! Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.
LET US DRIVE YOU! Shopping, medical appointments, airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Sunshine Car Service. Serving the Islands. 941-778-5476.
COMPUTER OBEDIENCE TRAINING. Is your computer misbehaving? Certified computer service and private lessons. Special $40/hour. Free advice. 941-545-7508.
ISLAND PRESSURE CLEANING for great results, wash away mildew, dirt, salt. Thorough, reasonable, reliable. Free estimates, licensed, insured. 941-778-0944.
PROFESSIONAL I.T. SERVICES: Complete computer solutions for business and home. Installation, repairs, upgrades, networking, Web services, wireless services. Richard Ardabell, network engineer, 941-778-5708, or cell 216-509-1945.
CUCCIO TILE: Many Island references. Free estimates. Licensed and insured. 941-730-2137.
ANY ODD JOBS? Need a pet sitter or dog walker? Island local, dependable 17 year-old seeks work. Call Zach, 941-779-9783 or 941-224-5854.
LOCK AROUND THE Clock: Island locksmith and owner Bob Woods. Licensed, bonded and insured. 941-778-1661 or 941-713-4414.
WILDLIFE REMOVAL and relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service, 941-778-3455, or cell 941-720-4152.
CHECK MY HOUSE! When you're away, we stay close to home. We provide full house checking services - when and what you need - to ensure your house is secure and cared for while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail email@example.com for details.
UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience all phases of nail care. Gift boutique, nail products, handbags, jewelry and sunglasses. 9908 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. Call for an appointment. Now offering in-home pedicure services. 941-713-5244.
ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING Co.: Oldest and best on Anna Maria! 34 years of grateful, happy customers. 941-773-2761.
AAA - ALL AMERICAN Home Inspections Inc. Licensed, insured and NACHI certified. On-site computer generated report, 25 years experience owner operated. Don Viehman, ph/fax 941-792-9595, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
PREFFERED SOD, ST. Augustine, seville, floratom, palmetto, zpysia. Also available: rip out, installation, irrigation, free estimates. Se habla espanol. Call for prices. 941-345-5299.
FLORIDA'S OWN RODNEY Dangerfield. Available for private parties, corporate events and golf tournaments. Call 781-367-0339.
TOASTED COMPUTER SERVICES. Your home and business specialist. On-site service, virus/spyware, cleanup, system setup, upgrades, diagnosis and repair, internet/wireless networking, custom system design. 941-224-1069.
CAREGIVER FOR THE elderly. 28 years experience, all duties and appointments. Please call Diana 941-545-7114.
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.
D&E HANDYMAN SERVICES. Drywall, finishing, texture, painting, trim, free estimates, insured. 941-524-0299 or 941-524-9046.
PROFFESIONAL BARTENDER/SERVER to help with your holiday parties. Call Sally at 941-737-9173.
EXPERIENCED HOME COMPANION, your home or mine. Live in or out. All needs attended. 941-748-3247, 941-713-7380.
I DO WINDOWS! Rental cleaning, residential cleaning, dump runs, garages and construction cleaning, light hauling. Free estimates, excellent references. Michael, 941-961-2309.
COOKS ON CALL. We shop, prepare appetizers and meals, serve and clean up. Experienced. Cindy 941-544-9585.
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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. Your complete irrigation repair company. Call 941-778-2581.
JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.
GULF SHORE LANDSCAPING: Lawn care, pressure washing, landscaping, property maintenance. Owner operated by Island resident. Exceptional value! Licensed and insured. Call 941-726-7070. www.gulfshorelandscaping.com.
CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Lawn and landscape maintenance. Tree-trimming, mulching, plantings, sod, shell. Many references and insured. Please call 941-778-2335.
TREES BY BREEZE Inc.: Custom landscapes, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Since 1988. Chris, 941-778-2837.
TIRED OF PAYING more than estimates? Tree trimming, removal, pruning, mulching. Guaranteed best price in writing. 11-year Island resident. Cell, 941-951-1833.
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.
Straight Shot Landscape. For all your landscape needs. Shell $42/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.
NATURE'S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30-years experience. 941-729-9381.
THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured. Call Allen anytime. Cell, 941-224-8569.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100.
JOE UNGVARSKY CONSTRUCTION. Remodeling contractors. In-house plan designs. State licensed and insured. Many Island references. 941-778-2993. License #CRC 035261.
CHRISTIE'S PLUMBING Island and off-Island service since 1975. Repairs and new construction. Free estimates, no overtime charges. Now certifying back flow at water meters. FL#RF0038118-941-778-3924 or 778-4461.
TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.
CUSTOM RENOVATION/RESTORATION expert. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Thirty years experience. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-779-2294.
Griffin's Home Improvements Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, 941-748-4711.
TILE AND MARBLE Installation: Many Island references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. 941-726-1802.
JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing and tree trimming. Call 941-778-6170 or 447-2198.
GUARANTEED A-1 PAINTING service. Get a bid then call Nick, he's the best. Island references. Licensed. Call Nick, 941-727-1448 or 941-962-5131.
EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947. Lic. # RR0066450.
PAINTING, WALL REPAIRS, carpentry and more. Island resident, very meticulous and reliable. I take pride in my work. For a free estimate, call Colin at 941-779-0120 or 941-376-0541.
RESILIENT PROPERTIES AND renovations: Kitchens, bathrooms, tile work, decks, sheetrock, painting and more. Reliable work start-to-finish. What does your home need? Free estimates. Call Thomas P. Lass, 941-782-7313.
HOME IMPROVEMENT: ENTIRE home renovations. Kitchens, baths, cabinets, drywall, carpentry, tile, all floor coverings, painting. Free estimates. Call 941-524-0088.
KITCHEN AND BATH remodeling and custom carpentry for your home or condo. Florida state licensed builder. CBC1255132. Call John, Gulf Construction. 28 years of experience. 941-773-6808.
HANDYMAN SERVICES: OVER 35 years experience. Licensed and insured. Electrical, plumbing, carpentry, tile, painting, power washing, rescreening and remodeling. Forrest Parks Inc. 941-737-5967. Emergency calls, 941-708-0676.
WINDOW SHADES, BLINDS, shutters and more. Lifetime warranty. Call Keith Barnett for a free in-home consultation. Island references, 15 years experience. 941-778-3526 or 730-0516.
IMPACT WINDOWS AND doors. Exclusive distributor: Weatherside LLC on Holmes Beach. Free, courteous estimates. Jeld-wen Windows and Doors. Lic.# CBC1253145. 941-730-5045.
TKA BUILDERS ALL Phases of construction and remodeling commercial/residential, license/insured, 23 years experience. Tom (941) 526-5396.
CARPET, TILE, LAMINATES Installation and repair, restrech. 23 years experience, license/insured, call Tom (941) 526-5396.
RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., 941-778-6665 or 800-749-6665. www.wedebrock.com.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
PARADISE IN COMFORT at Palm Breeze rentals in Holmes Beach. Two beautifully furnished units in a Key West-style home on a large corner lot. Each unit has 3BR/2BA, washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Heated pool, bikes, grill, etc. Just bring your clothes and a toothbrush and enjoy. www.apalmbreeze.com. 941-730-5126.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA half duplex. Great location, 201 72nd St., Holmes Beach. Very clean, possible third bedroom or office. Pet OK. $1,200/month. CoastLine Accommodations, 941-779-9500.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA, Gulf views. $1,200/month includes water, cable TV, washer and dryer. 104 31st St., Holmes Beach. CoastLine Accommodations, 941-779-9500.
SEASONAL TURNKEY SUNNY Shores mobile home. 1BR/1BA, near beach, clubhouse. $1,200/month 941-730-4078.
CHARMING MONTHLY SEASONAL: Condominium. Beach view on Holmes Beach. 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer. Two screened in-decks. Pool. Cross the street on the water. $2,400/month. 813-677-7477.
FOR RENT: STORAGE garage, 11feet wide, 24 feet deep and 10 feet tall. Located at 114 52nd St., Holmes Beach. 941-356-3903.
SEASONAL ANNA MARIA: 3BR/2BA house on open-water canal with hot tub, boat dock, steps to beaches and city piers. Available December, $2,800/month. Call: Deborah Thrasher, Re/Max Excellence, 941-518-7738. www.flgulfcoast.net.
2BR/2BA CONDO on Anna Maria Island with beautiful Gulf views. Monthly, weekly or seasonal rentals. 941-721-4789. www.annamaria-rental.com.
APARTMENT: 2BR/2BA, $950/month and 1BR/1BA, $650/month. Tenant pays utilities on Palma Sola Bay. Move in with security and first month rent. (Free month). Call Reed at 941-448-8100.
HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA GROUND-level duplex. Large lanai, new kitchen, washer and dryer, two blocks to beach. No smoking. March, $2,700/month. April, $2,100/month. 813-928-5378, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONDO: ANNA MARIA, Shell Point. 2BR/2BA furnished. Ground floor on water. Heated pool. Tennis court. Covered parking. No pets, smoking. Coin laundry. Minimum two months. Seasonal rates. First, last, security. 716-861-8016.
MUST SEE: 2BR/1BA. Steps to beach, washer and dryer in unit, large pool, free cable and water, newly painted and carpeted, small pets OK. Annual $950/month 941-779-1586.
ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH 2BR/1BA. Great neighborhood, steps to beach, across from bay. $950/month. Call 941-737-9662.
OFFICE SPACE AVAILABLE: 240-1,200 sf, Longboat Key. Secretarial services onsite. Call 941-383-2056.
TWO-BEDROOM LUXURY condo, steps from the beach. Tennis, sauna, heated pool near good restraunt. $995/week plus tax and cleanup. Call 863-688-3524, cell 863-608-1833.
ANNA MARIA ANNUAL ground-level, unfurnished 2BR. $850/month plus utilities. First, last, security. 941-778-5439.
ANNUAL UNFURNISHED: BEAUTIFUL large 2BR/2BA, florida room, dishwasher, washer-dryer hookup, carport $1,000. 2BR/1BA apartment, $725/month. 1BR/1BA $700/month. Small older house $800/month. No pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty 778-7500.
WATERFRONT 1BR/1BA APARTMENT 2008 season. 2BR/2BA house. Discount price due to cancellation. Call 703-587-4675.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, townhouse: 2BR/2BA with balcony and view of mountains. Weekly or monthly rental. Call Paige at 941-798-3448.
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.
CHARMING BEACH BUNGALOW mobile home in 55-plus community. Cable TV, high-speed internet. Sleeps 2/3, Jacuzzi tub, steps to both bay and Gulf. $350/week in December, 941-896-5827 http://vacationrentals.com/vacation-rentals/27421.html.
ANNA MARIA ISLAND club. March 2008 rental available. Beachfront 2600 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach. 813-781-7562.
ANNUAL HOLMES BEACH 3BR/2BA 1100 square feet. Steps to the beach. Large rooms available Jan. 1, 2008. First, last and security 585-473-9361. $925/month.
FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED to share 2BR/2BA condo on beach with pool in Holmes Beach.Available now! E-mail: email@example.com.
SEASONAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA, fully furnished ground floor duplex with all amenities near Rod and Reel pier. No smokers and no pets, available December 1. Discount for longer stays, $1,200/month 941-228-0603.
SANDPIPER RESORT 55 plus, 2BR/1BA. $500 deposit, annual $650/month, seasonal $1,100/month plus tax. Upgraded, turnkey furnished, carport, laundry and clubhouse. No smoking/pets. Water views. 941-778-9504 or 941-545-8923.
ANNA MARIA WATERFRONT 1BR/1.5BA. Completely remodeled, 900 sf, private poolside patio, 201 S. Bay/Spring Ave., apartment 3 $900/month. Cell, 786-375-9633, leave message for Reggie.
FURNISHED "TURNKEY" APARTMENT. Clean, cozy 2BR/1BA. Short walk to the beach, restaurants, trolley, shops and bars. $1,500/month. Can e-mail pictures. Available now thru March 2008. 815-892-4768.
GULF VIEWS: ONLY 30 yards to beach. 3BR/1BA, ground-level home with porch. Dead end on Avenue F, Holmes Beach. No pets, nonsmoking. $1,050/month-plus. Yearly lease. Call owner, cell 800-894-1950.
FOR RENT: ANNA Maria. Beautiful remodeled 3BR/2BA and 2BR/1BA, fourth and fifth houses from the Gulf. Available December 2007-January 2008. Weekly or monthly. Call 941-778-7933.
AVAILABLE RENTALS FOR winter 2008. 1BR/1BA apartment, central Holmes Beach, $1,750/month. 2BR/1BA apartment, west of Gulf Drive, $1,900-$2,000/month. 2BR/2BA north Anna Maria home, $2,600/month. 3BR/2BA home, Bean Point area, $3,200/month. 3BR/2BA great Gulf views, Anna Maria, $3,600/month. 2BR/2BA, canal and pool, Holmes Beach, $3,300/month. 3BR/2BA pool, Holmes Beach, $3,800/month. Luxury Gulffront condo, Holmes Beach, $5,600/month. Luxury 3BR/2BA with Jacuzzi, north Anna Maria, $5,600/month. Some available weekly or monthly. Call Green Real Estate, 941-778-0455. www.greenreal.com.
CLEAN, PRIVATE, FULLY furnished, large efficiency unit. Walk to beach. $1,000/month 513-378-9100.
SEASONAL AVAILABILITY WESTBAY Cove/Westbay Point. 2BR/2BA tennis, heated pool. Close to all services. Call Sharon at Old Florida Realty, 941-713-9096.
DIRECT GULFFRONT, beautifully furnished 2BR/2.5BA. Beach, pool, tennis court. Bi-monthly or monthly. 941-794-8877.
THREE GREAT FURNISHED units in 55-plus waterfront park with beach access. Some land owned, one on the water. Patti Reed, Century 21. 941-750-6250.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA half duplex. Tile throughout, large screened lanai. Great location, steps to both bay and Gulf, $1,200/month. 941-720-1664.
NEAR BEACHES: 1BR/1.5BA. Annual, $750/month, furnished. Most utilities paid. Seasonal possible. Call 941-758-9133.
WATERFRONT 2BR/2BA LUXURY furnished condo. Water views every room. Fish or kayak from your doorstep. Heated pool, tennis, cable, washer and dryer. Outstanding value. Must see. Annual $1,400/month 941-685-8026, 941-685-8027.
LONGBOAT KEY, 651 Linley Street. Charming, 1BR/1BA cottage. Air conditioning/heat, utilities, cable. Fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer. Rear deck. For rental rates, more details, photos, call 203-929-7063.
SEASONAL 55-PLUS $1,100/month. Fully furnished and equipped 2BR/1.5BA. Greatroom, Florida room, washer and dryer, cable TV, carport. Six miles to beaches and I-75, five minutes to shopping restaurants. 941-755-6335.
DECEMBER 2007: $1,700/month. 2BR/2BA Palma Sola townhouse, heated pool, boat dock. January 2008, $2,500/month. Also available Key Royale 3BR/2BA pool, boat dock $899/week. Real Estate Mart, 941-756-1090.
VACATION RENTALS: 2BR apartments across from beautiful beach. $400-$550/week. Winter and spring dates available. Almost Beach Apartments. 941-778-2374.
3BR/1BA NEWLY remodeled kitchen. $1,100/month or best offer, plus security. 1,250sf, 4.5 miles from Anna Maria Island. 1011 67th St. N.W., 941-773-3449.
ANNUAL RENTALS: GULF view, 1BR/1BA, $750/month. Anna Maria 2BR/1BA $890/month. Fran Maxon Real Estate, 941-778-2307. franmaxonrealestate.com
VACATION RENTALS: AVAILABLE winter 2008. Starting at $2,100/month. Call Fran Maxon Real Estate, 941-778-2307. franmaxonrealestate.com
TOWNHOUSE 3BR/2.5BA, end unit, 2.5 car garage. Washer/dryer, cable, pool and lawn service included. Near beaches. No smoking and no pets. $1,300/month plus deposit. 847-530-8833 or 941-778-9710.
SEASONAL RENTAL: ANNA Maria. 2BR canal home. Steps to the beach. Newly remodeled inside and out. Available January and April. Call 813-245-0428.
HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL rental. Unfurnished 2BR/1BA ground-level duplex. Near beach, clean, $1,025/month. No smoking. 941-778-2658.
PERICO ISLAND ANNUAL rental. 3BR/3BA, two-car garage. Private pool, new tile. Clubhouse with pool, tennis and gym. $1,750/month. Call Adam, 941-447-4253.
BEACHFRONT 1BR, accommodates four. Fully equipped, $1,200.00. Dec 26-Jan 2. Call 941-795-4151.
2BR/1BA ANNUAL UNFURNISHED. Garage, large rooms, newly refurbished. One block to the beach. $1,000/month plus utilities. Available January 1. 941-779-2131.
NEW LAKEFRONT CONDOS: From mid-$200s. Minutes to beach, one block south of Manatee Avenue on 67th Street. Models open daily. Hidden Lake Real Estate, 941-761-0444. www.hiddenlakecondominiums.com.
BRADENTON BEACH CONDO: 2BR/2BA, located steps to the beach and Intracostal. Unit has two floors above parking. Remodeled interior and exterior. $350,000, Call 813-245-0428.
DUPLEX ON TWO lots for sale. Both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. Two deeded lots, one duplex. $710,000. 941-730-2606.
$469,900. HOLMES BEACH elevated duplex plus owner's quarters on Gulf Drive. Steps to beach. Health forces sale. Call N. Whipple at RoseBay Real Estate, 941-650-0656.
BEST CONDO VALUE Martinique South, top floor with best view and access. 2BR/2BA remodeled with garage, security and hurricane glass. $599,000, make an offer. Call Paul Mitchell 941-737-3424, Ted Geeraerts Real Estate.
RETIRING AND MUST sell my Riverview Boulevard home in Northwest Bradenton. 2000 square feet. 3BR/2BA 2 car garage with a huge family room, secluded pool, lanai and tropical garden area. Updated and well maintained. $329,900 941-730-0100.
BAYVIEW AND CANALFRONT with pool. 2BR/2BA open plan, new kitchen. Totally upgraded. Dock, three davits. Owner motivated. Not a drive-by, must see inside! $625,000. 404 21st Place, Bradenton Beach by owner. Call Herb Dolan, 941-725-2395.
3BR/2.5BA HOUSE, STEPS to beach: Less than two years old, nearly 2,000 sf, 18-foot soaring ceilings, heated pool, granite counter-tops, wood cabinets, stainless-steel appliances, hardwood floors, metal roof, two-car garage and more! Owner must sell. A real value at $669,000. 941-725-2826.
TIMESHARE FOR SALE - Tortuga Beach Club - weeks 24 and 25, June 13 thru June 27, 2008. On the beach, five stars, Sanibel Island. Call for price 561-791-9010.
NORTH BEACH VILLAGE 2BR/2.5BA, townhouse, large living room, pool, storm shutters, $479,000. 941-722-0640 or 941-301-9088.
NORTHWEST BRADENTON: TWO blocks from Palma Sola Bay. No flood zone. Remodeled interior. $329,000. Zero down available. Call owner/agent direct, 941-356-1456. A great condo alternative.
CREATIVE FINANCING: KEY Royale waterfront home, 3BR/2BA, all remodeled interiors. Spa, pool, boat dock. Appraisal $935,000, now $799,000. 10percent down. Use my credit, no bank qualifying. A great opportunity if you want an island home. Call owner/agent direct, 941-356-1456.
COMPLETELY RENOVATED MOBILE home. 2BR/1BA. Nice size lot 16th Street, West Bradenton. $69,500. 941-538-0225.
NEW CONTRUCTION BRADENTON: 3BR/2.5BA, over 2,400 sf, large yard, fireplace, wet-bar, two car attached garage. Short walk to bay, plus much more. $490,000. Call Greg, 941-720-0932, for details.
Lot For Mobile Home. Water view. Boat ramp available. Finally reasonableFlorida living! $120,000. 513-470-3851.
FOR SALE: ANNA Maria City canal home. Steps to the beach. Remodeled inside and out. 2BR/2BA. Boat dock and lift. This is an outstanding place. 813-245-0428.
OPEN HOUSE 1-4pm WEDNESDAY and Sunday bay-view condo. Perico Bay Club. 2BR/2BA. Enclosed porch, appliances, one-car detached garage, vaulted ceiling. Was $ 470,000, now $399,900. 863-280-0222 or 863-324-0944.
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NEW HOMES GREENVILLE, South Carolina. Owner financing, 4.75 percent interest, 5 percent down. From $120,000-250,000. Immediate occupancy. Call 888-862-3572 or www.towerhomes.com.
NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS: Two acres with great view, very private, big trees, waterfalls and large public lake nearby, $69,500. Call now, 866-789-8535.
3-35-ACRE TRACTS near Moultrie, Ga. Wooded acreage with lots of paved-road frontage. $8,000/acre. Call Norris Bishop Realty at 229-890-1186.
5,000-SF CUSTOM built home on 10 acres. Includes stocked pond, dock, pond house, located 10 minutes south of Tifton, Ga. Great location! Call Norris Bishop Realty at 229-890-1186.
BEAUTIFUL NORTH CAROLINA mountains-Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk. Let the local experts at MAP Realty find that perfect property for you. 828-262-5655 or www.maprealtyboone.com.