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Pineview School for the Gifted, Osprey Florida - 06/30/08 07:53 PM
Pine View School for the Gifted, Osprey FL Pine View is a special program designed to meet the unique needs of intellectually gifted students in grades two through twelve on a broad-based campus. Pine View is a public school so there is no charge for attending this school. The school is located on a 74 acre campus. Pine View's current campus sports more than a dozen buildings situated around a central lawn and connected by blue open-air porticos. Sarasota architect Carl Abbott patterned his design after Thomas Jefferson's "academical village" at the University of Virginia. Each building is color-coded, with (0 comments)
Foreclosures & Short Sales - What You Need To Know-North Port, Port Charlotte, Venice, Englewood, Sarasota Florida area - 06/30/08 12:06 PM
Curious about short sales? Here's some things you should know... PURCHASING A SHORT SALE Generally speaking, we recommend taking on the "not-so-challenging" road of purchasing a foreclosure property rather than the daunting and arduous task of purchasing a short sale. However, in recent weeks as short sales become more and more common, some of them are becoming slightly more manageable. If you are determined to purchase a short sale, don't go it alone! We're here to help. Here are some things that you need to know up front: Your chances of having your offer approved are multiplied if there is only (0 comments)
If you're looking for a city in sunny Florida that doesn't have the hustle and bustle of a metropolis, look no further than North Port, Florida. Located in Sarasota County on the west coast of Florida, North Port is a city ahead of the curve. Close to some of the most active cities in the state such as Ft. Myers, Tampa, Sarasota, St. Petersburg and Naples, North Port holds its own by being a friendly, clean and spacious place to be. Very few incorporated cities remain as natural; North Port is (0 comments)
Just a few less "For Sale" signs around... - 06/25/08 09:52 AM
Just a few less "For Sale" signs around: Falling Inventory and what it means for YOU An article titled "As inventory falls, agents' hopes rise" made for an eye-catching headline in the Herald Tribune a few days ago and managed to stir some opinions and emotions. The article cites plenty of statistical figures (which, they admit, could be slightly skewed data due to the morphing MLS system) that show the number of homes on the market are declining steadily. The article is quick to point out, however, that this is not due entirely to sales, but a combination of sales and (1 comments)
Lovingly cared for, this immaculate short sale has a realy big yard for the kids to play in! It's within walking distance to popular Cranberry Elementary School. The home sits way back from the street and has sidewalks to town and city water. Woods on all sides.
Wood moulding and a pretty bay window add a country charm. Note the detail of the dining room chandelier - (0 comments)
No shortage of July 4th activities in Southwest Florida! - 06/18/08 01:14 PM
In anticipation of Independence Day, I've sought out a list of events that will be going on in the area. Southwest Florida (and Florida in general) has a reputation for doing July 4th better than any other place! Here are the festivities in the area: Punta Gorda: Inaugural 4th of July BlowoutWhere: Laishley ParkDetails: There will be live music, a variety of food, plenty of alcohol and plenty of activities for the kids! $2 entry fee. Charlotte County (Peace River/Charlotte Harbor): Annual Freedom SwimWhere: The public beach at the west side of the north end of the Southbound US 41 bridgeDetails: (0 comments)
Realbird.com – A Useful Tool for Realtors - 06/18/08 11:45 AM
We've just started using a new system called Realbird, and although I was skeptical at first, it's a pretty useful system! For no charge at all, you can load your listings into it and it will syndicate automatically to sites such as Zillow.com, Trulia.com, Hotpads.com, Local.com and a slew of others, including a few that are international! In addition to the automatic syndication, it also lets you load your listings onto internet classifieds like craigslist.com, kijiji.com, backpage.com and oodle.com. It just takes the information that you gave it about the property and generates an HTML code for you to paste wherever (4 comments)
Talon Bay in North Port FL ~ You'll love coming home to this! - 06/17/08 01:44 PM
Following up on my previous post on some of the upscale communities in North Port, here's more in-depth information about one of my favorite communities, Talon Bay. If you're looking for peace and tranquility in a natural setting, look no further than Talon Bay! Talon Bay is known for being an upscale community with sought-after features like underground utilities, sidewalks, impeccible landscaping, paved brick driveways and streetlights. Located in North Port, Florida, Talon Bay is a beautiful 101-acre gated community that is complete with amenities such as a pristine clubhouse that features a summer kitchen, a community pool overlooking the lake, (0 comments)
5432 Fairway Blvd - Fairway Villas - 06/16/08 12:48 PM
5432 Fairway Blvd. North Port, Florida 34287 (edit/delete) North Port Florida real estate, Sarasota County-5432 Fairway Blvd. North Port, Florida 34287 5432 Fairway Blvd. North Port, Florida, Sarasota County $77,700. Come live the good life in this maintenance-free villa!
This community is close to shopping and great schools.
The spacious interior feels much larger than it actually is.
The floorplan is very open and features a split-bedroom layout.
The Florida Room in rear lends beautiful views of the landscaped grounds, walking paths, oak trees, and park-like surroundings.
910 total building area Built in 1980 Maintenance-Free Community (2 comments)
North Port Florida Real Estate - 06/10/08 08:08 PM
If you are looking for real estate in North Port, Florida you might want to check out a few of the deed restricted or gated communities. Below is a brief overview of each community. Click on the name at the beginning of the paragraph to find out more about each community. Please contact Roxanne & Shannon Moore for more information on any community listed below we both live and work in North Port. Roxanne Moore, 1-941-626-3926 or firstname.lastname@example.org Bobcat Trail Golf & Country Club-Bobcat Trail is located off of Toledo Blade Blvd in North Port. It has a 4.5 star golf (0 comments)
Lot 15 Old Court Road, North Port, FL 34291 - 06/09/08 11:50 AM
North Port Florida real estate, Sarasota County-Lot 15 Old Court Road. North Port, Florida 34291 Lot 15 Old Court Road. North Port, Florida, Sarasota County $199,000. <---REDUCED!! Beautiful Lot - 3.18 Acres!
There is a pond on the property, and the homesite has already been cleared.
138600 square foot lot Homesite has been cleared Lot dimension 540x220 Pond in place Visit our new site TropicalFloridaProperty.com! You can reach Roxanne Moore at, 941-626-3926 or email@example.com ,or Shannon at 941-276-8142 or firstname.lastname@example.org Looking for property in North Port, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, Englewood and the surrounding areas, visit any of our websites (0 comments)
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