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Off the Beaten Path in Jacksonville - 07/30/10 09:29 AM
For nature lovers in Jacksonville, The Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve, provides an excellent fishing spot, over 40 miles of nature trails for biking and hiking, and a boat launch in the Guana River. The GTM Reserve consists of almost 55,000 acres of salt marsh and mangrove wetlands. The park is located on Highway A1A just south of Ponte Vedra Beach. Visitors may see manatees, storks, ospreys, bald eagles and the endangered right whale during a trip to the park. The reserve is open seven days a week and entrance is only $2 per car. For more information, call (0 comments)
OPEN HOUSE this Saturday, July 31st 12PM-3PM 1348 Edgewood Ave. S, Jacksonville, FL 32205
Jacksonville Art & Winefest 2010 - 07/29/10 12:30 PM
Tickets for the 2010 Art & Winefest are now on sale for $35. The event will take place on Thursday, August 12th from 6PM-9PM at The Hyatt Regency Riverfront in Jacksonville. Proceeds will benefit Wolfson’s Childrens Hospital. For tickets go to: http://www.ticketriver.com/event/328-art-and-wine-fest-2010/
JCP Tennis Camp - 07/28/10 10:04 AM
Julington Creek Plantation is offering a Summer Youth Tennis Camp every week through August 20th. The class runs Mon.-Thurs. from 9 am.-2 pm. The camp consists of morning drills, lunch, games & competitions in the afternoon. Sign up in the JCP tennis office or call (904) 821-3648
Under Contract in 2 Days! - 07/28/10 09:18 AM
We were recently able to help a short sale client get their Mandarin home Under Contract in 2 days!! For homeowner's in our community facing foreclosure, this brings a huge sense of relief, and we love being able to help our clients move on to the next phase of their lives.
NEW LISTING: 4055 Mc Girts BLVD , JACKSONVILLE , FLORIDA 32210 - 07/26/10 01:02 PM
MLS: 545351 Price: $375,000 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Total SF: 2,043 Year Built: 1972 Neighborhood: Ortega Exterior Features: Gorgeous 4bd/2ba home in upscale Ortega!! Fabulous Island kitchen offers plenty of cabinet space, breakfast bar, hdwd floors, and bright open brkfst area. Formal Living Room & Dining w/crown molding. Master suite w/upgraded bathroom & tiled shower. Family room features built-in bookshelves & cozy brick fireplace. Enjoy the beautiful, private landscaped back yard while relaxing on the large Florida Room!
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CDD Fees in St. Johns County - 07/26/10 12:44 PM
Most people today are looking to cut back on expenses any way they can. As you begin the search for your new St. Johns county home, keep in mind that the community development district may impose further taxes and assessments on the property. Here are a few St. Johns county communities that do NOT currently require CDD fees: Kensington The Meadows Sandy Creek Las Calinas Ivy Lakes The Colony at Greenbriar World Golf Village (excluding Heritage Landing)
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MLS: 544509 Price: $ 85,000 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Total SF: 1,383 Year Built: 1978 Type: 1 Story
Exterior Features: Charming 3bd/2ba updated home situated on a large, private, wooded lot in Mandarin Lakes Subdivision. Open floor plan includes spacious greatroom w/wood burning fireplace, new paint, & hdwd flooring thru-out. Updated Kitchen boasts corian countertops,wooden cabinetry, and brkfst bar. Mstr suite w/tiled tub and upgraded vanity. Perfect starter home in move-in ready condition!!!
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Beat the Heat in Jacksonville! - 07/23/10 04:19 PM
Ginnie Springs offers kayaking, canoeing, tubing down the river, swimming, and miles of underwater caves and caverns. Ginnie Springs Outdoors is located in High Springs, FL and features seven crystal-clear, freshwater springs spread out over a 200 wooded acres along the banks of the Santa Fe River in Florida. The water is a cool and constant 72 degrees, year round offering a much needed break from the heat for Jacksonville residents!
Directions if you are driving west from Jacksonville on I-10. From I-95 south, take I-295 to skirt the outside of Jacksonville. From Jacksonville, take I-10 west for approximately 25 (2 comments)
Exterior Features: Wonderfully maintained and move in ready!! Lovely 3bd/2ba home with hrdwd floors thru-out. Vaulted ceiling in Living rm. Kitchen w/breakfast bar and Dining Area opens to a spacious family room w/cozy woodburning brick fireplace. Large screened back porch perfect for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful private backyard with mature landscaping. DON''T MISS OPEN HOUSE 7/24 12-2pm!! 904.262.9505 www.christineleeteam.com
Be Prepared for a Storm! - 07/22/10 02:52 PM
Although most hurricanes steer clear of the Jacksonville area, all Floridians should take precautions during the regular hurricane season which lasts from June 1st to November 30th. This year, the Tropical Meteorology Project at Colorado State University has ongoing Tropical Storm Forecasts. Their 2009 forecast predicted "slightly below-average activity for the 2009 Atlantic hurricane season" and 2009 turned out to be a very quiet season. The forecast for 2010 is not quite as calm: "We continue to foresee above-average activity for the 2010 Atlantic hurricane season. We have increased our seasonal forecast from the mid-point of our initial early December (1 comments)
MLS: 544276 Price: $ 300,000 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Total SF: 1,856 Year Built: 1950 Type: 1 Story
Neighborhood: Avondale Exterior Features: Come home to your own personal Oasis! Fabulous 3/2 pool home situated on Edgewood Park #2 in the heart of Avondale! Hardwood & tile floor thru-out. Beautiful Florida Room opens to covered, pavered patio & relaxing pool measuring 37'long. Other features include new A/C, new electrical panel, recent, neutral painted and windows only 2 yrs old! Too many features to list! A true ''10''!! 904.262.9505 www.christineleeteam.com (2 comments)
Two Left Feet? - 07/21/10 02:31 PM
Are you ready to learn how to salsa and swing? Shake things up this summer with dance lessons at Julington Creek Planation! For Questions or More Information Please Call 904-821-3637.
Ponte Vedra Beach Golf Tournament - 07/20/10 12:09 PM
What: 2010 Ponte Vedra Beach Golf Tournament Where: TPC Sawgrass Dye's Valley Course When: Friday, July 23rd from 11AM-8PM The event will also feature a one hour PGA Tour clinic beginning at 11:30AM. For more info or reservations contact (904) 285-2004.
OPEN HOUSE this Sat., July 17th 12PM-3PM Price Reduced to $250,000
Oakleaf Plantation 745 Chestwood Chase Dr., Orange Park, FL 32065
Getting the Job Done in Jacksonville! - 07/15/10 03:32 PM
As a real estate professional in Jacksonville, I’ve developed relationships with vendors I can trust to get the job done and I enjoy referring them to my friends and clients. Here’s my list of some of the “best of the best” here in Jacksonville.
Lender: Allen Lewis (904) 828-2351 AC: Padgett Air Conditioning – Travis Padgett (904) 588-4889 Electrical: All City Electrical – John Fristrom (904) 424-8258 Painter/Handyman: Christensen Paint & Handyman Service (904) 349-3490 Roofer: Artistic Roofing (904) 226-1114
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Cimarrone Home Sales Report - 07/14/10 10:04 AM
There’s some good news for those thinking about selling a Cimarrone home. The Sold Price/List Price ratio remains at a strong 95% and the Average Sold Price is up by almost $44,000 from this time last year. Cimarrone homes have also sold at a much higher rate than last year, with almost a $1,000,000 more in sales last month in a year over year comparison.
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Arena League Football in Jacksonville - 07/13/10 02:07 PM
Exciting times for Jacksonville! This is the inaugual season for the Jacksonville Sharks, who play their home games at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. The 2010 season includes nine home games and season ticket prices range from $45 to $675 for a nine-game package. The Sharks are a member of Arena Football 1 and features 16 teams from coast to coast. Go Sharks!
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MLS: 541699 Price: $ 250,000 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Total SF: 22,428 Year Built: 1978 Parking: 2 Car Garage Type: 1 Story
Neighborhood: Lakeside Estates Exterior Features: Backyard on small lake
Description: Wonderful brick pool home w/courtyard driveway situated on half acre lot in Doctors Lake area. 4bd/2.5 ba home features sunken brick fireplace, wood flooring, updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, neutral carpet in formal living rm. French doors open to huge screened lanai. Private backyard with relaxing pool! Must see this gorgeous home! Christine Lee 904.262.9505 www.christineleeteam.com (0 comments)
Luxury Homes, Country Clubs & Golf Courses in Jacksonville - 07/09/10 10:34 AM
Luxury home buyers in Jacksonville will be thrilled with the amount of choices available in the area, from privately gated estate homes on the St Johns River to modern executive style houses on the golf courses. Some of the most expensive homes in Jacksonville are located on the banks of the St. Johns River. The breathtaking views across the river from these homes is incredible. There are also many choices when it comes to country clubs in Jacksonville, some favorites include Queen’s Harbour, Glen Kernan, and Jacksonville Golf & Country Club. The beach in Jacksonville is also an excellent area for (0 comments)
Avoiding the Dreaded "F" Word....Foreclosure!! - 07/08/10 09:29 AM
Once a Notice of Default has been filed, there are still a few options for you to consider including a repayment plan, short sale of the property or a deed-in-lieu of foreclosure.
1. Your lender may agree to give you time to make up your payments. Ask them if you can work out a repayment plan that will work for you before they proceed with any legal action. This process is known as forbearance. 2. If your home is currently worth less than what you owe on it, you might want to consider a short sale. Short sales are less (0 comments)
MLS: 541992 Price: $ 225,000 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Total SF: 2,305 Year Built: 1999 Parking: 2 Car Garage Type: 1 Story
Neighborhood: Johns Creek Exterior Features: Backyard on small lake
Description: Spacious 4bd/3ba home with upgraded tile floors. Island kitchen with view to family room features breakfast bar and dining area. Formal dining room, office, upstairs bonus 4th bedroom with bathroom. Christine Lee 904.262.9505 www.christineleeteam.com (2 comments)
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