real estate: International Real Estate Purchasing Guidelines - Roberta Burish - Transnational Referral Certified Agent - 08/31/10 10:40 AM
Purchasing international real estate is becoming more alluring to investors & vacationers world wide.Pragmatically speaking, it is a way to diversify an investment portfolio and/or to provide rental income.
Whether your considering a rental purchase in the states, tuscan villa in Italy or a beach side getaway in Dubai. There are some principles that should be followed when buying real estate anywhere.
Universal Principles of Real Estate Purchasing -
Be certain your contract is with the person or entity that has full title to the property. Prepare & research the local tax laws. Some countries have no taxes, other have very … (0 comments)

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real estate: FHA Approved Condominiums in Bradenton Florida - Search for Homes - 06/03/10 08:20 AM
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HRAP/DELRAP) Approved FHA Condominiums in Bradenton Florida. Concentration % may vary. For an updated list, or to search other parameters, you can click here.
For more information on why a condo must be HRAP/DELRAP approved, please click here.


real estate: Did You Hear?! First Quarter Residential Home Sales UP from a Year Ago in Sarasota - Bradenton Market! - 05/18/10 05:46 AM

The Bradenton Herald reported last week that first quarter sales of existing single-family homes and condos in Manatee/Sarasota market were HIGHER than last year!
Some stats:
Statewide, home resales rose by 24% Statewide, condo sales soared up 67%, while the median price dropped from $110,00 to $95,800 Locally, Condo sales up 71% from 516 sales in 2009 first quarter to 883 in 2010. Median sales prices grew 6%, up to $142,100 Local Median Sales Price - the point where half sold for more and half for less was $159,000 this past quarter,  up 8% from $146,500 a year ago There … (0 comments)

real estate: May 2010 Events - Things to do in Bradenton & Sarasota - CELEBRATE Summer Florida Style - 05/05/10 10:01 AM

Downtown Bradenton Farmers' Market
Saturday, May 8 7:00p at Old Main Street, Bradenton, FL
PIZZA WARS 2 - the battle continues
Saturday, May 8 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Evie's Family Golf Center
Community yard sale
Saturday, May 8 9:00a to 3:00p at Quality Self Storage, Bradenton, FL
5th annual Parade of Ponds
Saturday, May 8 9:00a to 4:00p at The Backyard Getaway Store, Bradenton, FL 
Garden Music Concert Series at Selby Gardens
Sunday, May 9  1-3 pm at Selby Gardens in Sarasota
Mother's Day at Mote (Mother's get in FREE)
Sunday, May 9 10:00 am - 5:00 pm at Mote … (0 comments)

real estate: INTERNATIONAL Buyers,Sellers and/or Realtors Interested in Purchasing,Selling or Referring Real Estate In Florida - Must Read - 04/19/10 07:10 AM
Looking to Buy or Sell Property Internationally?
Are you an iternational buyer or seller looking for a realtor with the experience and education it takes to close a transnational real estate deal? Are you an agent looking to refer a client to a REALTOR in the United States?
Roberta Burish, a successful Manatee County Florida REALTOR, is certified in legally binding agreements, standardized referral procedures and dispute resolution forums.This certification concentrates on key parts of successful transnational/international real estate referrals and transactions, including international:
Business practices Customs Laws Standardized referral procedures Whether your looking for the perfect vacation home … (0 comments)

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real estate: Golf Information for WATERLEFE GOLF AND RIVER CLUB - Sarasota & Bradenton's Premiere GOLF COURSE - 03/22/10 08:53 AM
Nestled along the Mantee River, the magnificent Waterlefe Golf Course will challenge players of all skill levels!
This golf course is quite simply..unforgettable

Home of the 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2010 U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament.
Located at - 1022 Fish Hook Cove, Bradenton FL 34212 -
Waterlefe Golf Passport Holders get the best of everything. See what membership offers:
Play one of the most beautiful courses in Florida. Passport Holders have preferred tee times.  Reserve your tee times up to two weeks in advance and play when you want to play. Play in special events organized just for you … (0 comments)

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real estate: Learn About Popular Waterlefe Club Marina at The River Club in Waterlefe - Fun in the Sun - Information and Available Boat Slips For Sale - 03/15/10 08:46 AM
Welcome to the Serene and Private Waterlefe Club Marina and Waterlefe's Active River Club...
Are you looking for a one of a kind place to live, boat and enjoy life? Waterlefe Golf and River Club is a BOATER'S delight!
Sip a Fresh Pina Colada from the Tiki Bar at the River Club, over looking the heated pool and Marina, while enjoying music! The River Club is a place to relax, unwind or get active! Whatever your pleasure.
River Club Attractions:
Incredible Food & Drinks Active Community Calendar Free Poolside Pilates & Yoga Kayak Access & Racks Nature Trails Riverside Children's Play Area Top … (0 comments)

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real estate: Vizcaya Condominiums - Where Beauty, Function & Recreation meet in Bradenton Florida - Close to IMG Academies - 03/03/10 04:01 AM
Vizcaya Condominiums are located in the heart of popular Bradenton Florida, near the esteemed Nick Bolleteri Tennis Academy of IMG.
Thirty three beuatifully constructed buildings containing 256 units are spread over 36 landscaped acres featuring scenic lake views and tranquil fountains. You can feel secure in this gated and exclusive community....
Features and Amenities Include:
Clubhouse / Community Center State of the Art Fitness Center Pool and Spa Library Dance Floor Gated Community Rich Architectural Detail Scenic Lake Views Decorative Fountains Active Social Schedule UP TO TWO 25LB PETS ALLOWED View NEW … (0 comments)

real estate: PARADE OF HOMES Information for MANATEE & SARASOTA counties.Tour NEW CONSTRUCTION HOMES & Neighborhoods February 20th - March 7th. - 02/22/10 06:40 AM
February 20th through March 7th, 2010 - Tour Beautiful Homes & Neighborhoods in Manatee & Sarasota County with the Parade of Homes.
The 2010 Parade of homes features 31 New Construction models and 4 communities throughout Manatee and Sarasota Counties, including; Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Sarasota, Parrish, Englewood and Venice.These model New Construction homes feature the latest in new GREEN designs and ENERGY SAVING technologies.

Parade of Home 2010 Magazine for Manatee & Sarasota Counties
Participating Builders and Developers Include:

real estate: About Edenmore at The Country Club in Lakewood Ranch-New Construction Homes For Sale-Neal Communities-Floorplans - 01/21/10 03:29 AM

Edenmore at The Country Club in Lakewood Ranch
This first class maintenance free community is set in a preserved, lush, natural setting within the popular Lakewood Ranch.
View NEW CONSTUCTION Homes in Manatee and East Manatee County in a larger map Homes in Edenmore are built to resemble French Country Architecture. The stately homes are maintenance free and offer views of lakes, preserve and the private golf course.
The homes range from 1,615 sq ft to 2,143 sq ft with four different floorplans to choose from (see Floorplans below).
Ammenities include:
Within the gated community of The Lakewood Ranch Country … (0 comments)

real estate: Extra Extra...Read all about CENTRAL PARK coming soon in Lakewood Ranch-Neal Communities-New Construction-Florida Green Building Standards - 01/11/10 06:08 AM
Inspired by New York City's Central Park, Neal Communities announces their new residential village in Lakewood Ranch, fittingly named CENTRAL PARK!

The 372 acres north of SR70, and east of Lakewood Ranch Blvd in Manatee County, FL will be the site for over 800 homes and more than 150,000 sq ft of commercial office space.
The village will be a seamless extension of the existing master planned community, Lakewood Ranch, and have similar features as the already popular Greenbrook Village.
Central Park will offer something for everyone with five separate neighborhoods all inspired by areas within New York City's Central Park, 29 different … (0 comments)

real estate: About Roberta Burish-International Real Estate Professional-Transnational Referral CERTIFIED-TRC-FLORIDA Real Estate Agent - 01/11/10 03:30 AM

Roberta Burish, TRC - Keller Williams Realty - Bradenton, Florida
Transnational Referral Certified by the International Consortium of Real Estate Associations (ICREA)
Looking to buy or sell real estate Internationally? 
Are you an agent looking to refer a client to a REALTOR in the United States? 
If you (or a client) are planning on purchasing or listing property transnationally, you should consider contacting a TRC (Transnational Referral Certified) Real Estate Agent.
A Realtor with the TRC Real Estate designation has completed a course specifically designed to educate Realtors on International real estate practices WORLD WIDE. This certification concentrates on key parts of successful transnational/international real estate referrals and transactions, including international:
Business … (2 comments)

real estate: Creekside Preserve-New Construction Homes For Sale-Floor Plans-Parrish Florida-Search For Homes - 01/04/10 05:22 AM

Affordable New Construction Homes Available in Creekside Preserve.
Gated Community Great Commuting Location Energy Star Features Quality Built Call 941-704-4223
View NEW CONSTUCTION Homes in Manatee and East Manatee County in a larger mapCreekside Preserve Parrish Florida - Floorplans

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