mayport: Mayport, Florida Revitalization Plans Stalled - 03/12/11 12:01 AM
I'm sure this has happened in many areas of Florida, probably more common on the coast or inland waterways.
Mayport, Florida was hotly pursued as the next "It" area of Jacksonville. Located on the St. John's River, with ocean access just next door, land was gobbled up in anticipation of increasing land values and multi use land development that would bring buyers and retail stores by the dozens overnight.
Now, with the current state of the economy, the plans have faltered, some mid-stream as the developers were caught amidst the changing tide of the real estate market.
The Navy is planning … (1 comments)

mayport: Mayport Ferry Resumes Service, Mayport, FL - 01/09/11 02:40 AM
We here at the beaches love our ferry, as it can save us time and money to get to Amelia Island, and Fernandina Beach.  The slowest month for ferry ridership is December, so the local Port Authority decided that was a good time for maintenance and improvements.
It's also fun to ride the ferry vs. driving up 9A because of the great water views you get - sometimes, there is nothing like it. 
You can read more here:

mayport: Mayport NAS Ship Tour - 12/16/10 11:48 PM
I had the opportunity to tour a ship at our local Naval Air Station, Mayport, in Northeast Florida last night.  The Chamber of Commerce organized it, and, if you have never had the pleasure to visit, it is really a city within a city.
Our port is one of the largest, and most sought after posts, largely due to our ocean proximity (30 minutes to ocean), the low cost of living compared to other bases, and, of course, the fact that we are in Florida.
I've toured the base and ships before, but never at Christmas time.  Below are some of … (0 comments)

mayport: Ready To Buy Your First Home? - 07/12/09 01:53 AM
If you are ready to buy your first home in Jacksonville, FL, here is some good information about new programs available.
The Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) is a city program seeking to purchase bank owned foreclosures, rehabilitate them, and then sell them at moderate prices to homeowners. This program is specifically targeting the following zip codes:
32206 32208 32209 32244 32254 The program overview is available on this website:
This is a brand new program. so there will be more info posted to the website soon.
The other program you may have heard about is the Florida Homebuyer Opportunity Program. This … (1 comments)

mayport: Jax Beaches 1st Quarter 2009 Stats - 05/25/09 01:58 AM
Here are some beaches area statistics by zip code for Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach.  This compares year ago 2008 with current year 2009 activity.
Zip Code 32233 - Atlantic Beach
Average Sales Price = $398,700 which is off by .48% from 2008 (not significant) Total Homes Sold = 34, which is 17% higher than 2008. Average Days On Market = 120 List Price/Sold Price Index = 86.7% Zip Code 32250 - Jacksonville Beach
Average Sales Price = $294,200 which is 27.54% down from 2008 Total Homes Sold = 48 which is 37% higher than 2008 Average Days On … (0 comments)

mayport: TPC Comes to Jacksonville! - 05/04/09 11:40 PM
The Player's Championship is back for this week, 5/4-5/10/09.  This awesome event features top golfers from all over the world and is held in Ponte Vedra. Tickets are still available for this event (visit to purchase tickets), or you can watch the golf on TV.  TV times are also on this website.
Please keep in mind we have many tourists visiting our local area this week, so restaurants may have longer than usual waiting times, and we'll have more traffic. The primary traffic will be on A1A heading to the and from the tournament, so early in the morning and … (0 comments)

mayport: Beaches Opening & Parade 4/25/09-4/26/09 - 04/18/09 10:08 AM
The annual Beaches Sandcastle Contest will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2009 , in Jacksonville Beach in front of the Seawalk Pavilion and the annual Beaches "Opening Day Parage" will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2009 in downtown Jacksonville Beach.
Both of these events can be enjoyed by the whole family, so make plans to be there!
 Carol Zingone is a Broker Associate with a 100% Customer Satisfaction Rating in Jacksonville Beach, FL with Prudential Network Realty.  She helps buyers and sellers throughout the Beaches, Intracoastal West and Greater Jacksonville, FL areas. She can be reached at 904/993-9048 or via … (0 comments)

mayport: Dancin In The Streets 2009 - 04/18/09 09:59 AM
This one day festival is a family friendly event held in the Beaches Town Center at the ocean end of Atlantic Blvd.
A KIDS ZONE, sponsored by 200 FIRST STREET and several local schools, will offer lots of activities, games, rides and snacks in an alcohol-free area.
An art show will feature local and regional artists with talents in painting, jewelry, handcrafted glass, pottery, wood cravings and more.
Music starts at noon on the Ocean Stage. Local restaurants will have food booths set up for your enjoyment. Pets, skateboards, bikes and coolers will not be allowed in the festival area. For … (0 comments)

mayport: Hazardous Household Waste Collection, Atlantic Beach, 4/25/09 - 04/18/09 09:49 AM
Recycling Community Waste to Make a Community That's Safe
 The City of Jacksonville will have mobile household hazardous waste vehicles at the Atlantic Beach City Hall parking lot (next to Russell Park), 800 Seminole Road on Saturday, April 25th  from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.
Many materials used in the home and gardens are considered hazardous waste and must NOT be thrown into household trash.  These materials can cause serious safety and health problems.  Check the list below for types of products to take to the household hazardous waste collection on April 25th. 
Paint, paint thinners & strippers                       … (0 comments)

mayport: 19th Annual Springing the Blues 4/3-4/5/09 - 04/02/09 06:34 AM
Enjoy nationally recognized blues music in Jacksonville Beach this weekend - at the SeaWalk Pavilion starting Friday 5pm, and running until 8pm Sunday.
Food, BBQ, and seafood, as well as kids activities, arts and crafts.   For more information, visit the website at
 Carol Zingone is a Broker Associate with a 100% Customer Satisfaction Rating in Jacksonville Beach, FL with Prudential Network Realty.  She helps buyers and sellers throughout the Beaches, Intracoastal West and Greater Jacksonville, FL areas. She can be reached at 904/993-9048 or via email at

mayport: Bank Owned Properties At The Beach - 02/22/09 11:18 PM

As of this very moment, there are 21 bank owned properties, also called REO or foreclosures for sale in the Multiple Listing Service in Atlantic Beach, Neptune Beach, and Jacksonville Beach.
Here are the ones priced under $350,000:
America's Cup Circle   3 BR/2 BA , 1188 SF $72,900 Penman Road  2 BR/2 BA ,1211 SF,  $99,900 Main Street, 3 BR/2 BA ,1352 SF,  $132,900 Sunrise Circle, 2 BR/2.5 BA,, 1472 SF,  $174,900 Magnolia Street, 3 BR/2 BA, 1286 SF,  $179,900 Tallwood Road, 3 BR/2.5 BA, 1966 SF,  $194,900 5th North, 3 BR/2 BA 1357 SF,  $235,000 Paradise Oaks Lane, 3 … (0 comments)

Carol Zingone, Global Realtor in Jax Beach, FL - ABR, CRS, CIPS (Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Florida Network Realty)

Carol Zingone

Global Realtor in Jax Beach, FL - ABR, CRS, CIPS

Jacksonville Beach, FL

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Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Florida Network Realty

Address: 375 Atlantic Blvd., Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233

Office: (904) 241-2417

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