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Another Property Sold - 678 Back Nine Drive, Venice, FL 34285
Posted on 03/30/2020
Another Property Sold - 678 Back Nine Drive, Venice, FL 34285
Perfect Snowbird retreat!! Come see this 2BD/2BA villa with extended living space -often used as an office or den. Private preserve view with that old Florida look. Outdoor back patio always in the shade for enjoying the nice Florida breezes. Want the sun?? Sit on the front patio and watch the golfers across the way without being directly on the golf course. Community pool is just down the street. Open floor plan to suit several different styles. Eat at the breakfast bar, the breakfast nook, or extended living area is currently dining space. Large master bedroom with French doors to extended living area. Master bath offers dual sinks...
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Minor Remodeling Projects for Your Kitchen
Posted on 03/29/2020
Minor Remodeling Projects for Your Kitchen
Image by Cristina Mantovani from Pixabay Whether you’re moving into a new home or getting yours ready for the market, remodeling your kitchen can help boost your home’s value. You don’t have to invest in major remodeling projects to spruce up your kitchen. The following minor remodeling options are cost-effective ones that can give your kitchen a brand...
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Tips for Sellers: Evaluate a Florida Luxury Residence
Posted on 03/22/2020
Tips for Sellers: Evaluate a Florida Luxury Residence
If you plan to sell a luxury home in Jacksonville, Tampa Bay or any other Florida city or town, you should examine your residence closely. That way, you can identify any potential problem areas and address them before you list your Sunshine State luxury house. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you evaluate your Florida...
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1727 Lake Place #1727-C, Venice, FL 34293 now has a new price of $169,900!
Posted on 03/15/2020
1727 Lake Place #1727-C, Venice, FL 34293 now has a new price of $169,900!
Immaculate and bright with a KILLER WATER VIEW from this second floor condo. Villa Nova shores is a true hidden gem. A quiet location yet close to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. The entry atrium is warm and welcoming for guests. Refreshed kitchen with a custom made counter top and newer appliances. Tile throughout the main living area and hard wood in both bedrooms. Master bath room has been updated with new tile in shower and feature wall. Second bedroom is now being used as an office with the closet media center, but the doors can be put back on (they are there) and it's a good size bedroom. There is a quaint bar area between...
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Tips for Sellers: Plan for a House Showing
Posted on 03/15/2020
Tips for Sellers: Plan for a House Showing
As a home seller, it is crucial to do everything possible to prepare for a house showing. Yet determining the best ways to prep for a showing sometimes can be difficult. Fortunately, we're here to help you get ready for any showing, at any time. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you plan for a...
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Another Property Sold - 9068 Excelsior Loop, Venice, FL 34293
Posted on 03/09/2020
Another Property Sold - 9068 Excelsior Loop, Venice, FL 34293
1537 sq ft ,3 br/ den/ gated community, great community heated pool, home like new. Open floor plan, beautiful accent wall in great room, crown molding. The master bedroom suite includes a walk in closet, double sinks and shower in the master bath. It has a split plan so guest bedrooms are on other side of house. Perfect for privacy. The study is located near the front, so allows privacy while others are enjoying the rest of the house. Ground maintenance is even included, Pet friendly. The location is perfect, a few miles from the warm waters and soft sands of the Manasota beach, Gulf of Mexico. Close to Venice Island, entertainment,...
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5 Types of Real Estate Zoning
Posted on 03/08/2020
5 Types of Real Estate Zoning
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay A neighborhood is a neighborhood. And a business district is a business district, right? Unfortunately, it's not so cut and dry. There are actually nine major zoning types in most areas. And these can impact things like home use, home value, and property taxes. Zoning can change over time. Let's explore the five...
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Get a Leg Up on the Property Buying Competition
Posted on 03/01/2020
Get a Leg Up on the Property Buying Competition
If you are in hot pursuit of your dream home, it is important to do everything you can to gain a leg up on the competition. That way, you can acquire your ideal residence as quickly as possible. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you gain a competitive advantage over your homebuying rivals. 1. Keep...
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Another Property Sold - 8114 Stirling Falls Circle, Sarasota, FL 34243
Posted on 02/29/2020
Another Property Sold - 8114 Stirling Falls Circle, Sarasota, FL 34243
Rarely available Stirling floor plan. This home has an extended sitting area in master bedroom adding 63 SF to original plan. Fabulous, sweeping lake views with a preserve beyond the lake- very private! An Extended lanai was added in 2018 increasing your entertainment area and outdoor living space. This home has been well maintained. The AC is serviced at 6 month intervals by the company that installed the new system in 2015. The AC ducts were cleaned and a new UV bulb in the system in 2018. The dryer duct was last cleaned in 2018. A new water heater was installed in 2015. The exterior of the home was painted in 2018. The interior (walls,...
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Should You Buy or Build?
Posted on 02/23/2020
Should You Buy or Build?
Image by Paul Brennan from Pixabay Now that you decided to move into a luxury home, you need to determine whether you are going to build one or buy a luxury home that already exists. There are pros and cons to both sides of the coin. Also, in most cases, building is going to be more expensive. Still,...
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1727 Lake Place #1727-C, Venice, FL 34293 now has a new price of $174,900!
Posted on 02/17/2020
1727 Lake Place #1727-C, Venice, FL 34293 now has a new price of $174,900!
Immaculate and bright with a KILLER WATER VIEW from this second floor condo. Villa Nova shores is a true hidden gem. A quiet location yet close to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. The entry atrium is warm and welcoming for guests. Refreshed kitchen with a custom made counter top and newer appliances. Tile throughout the main living area and hard wood in both bedrooms. Master bath room has been updated with new tile in shower and feature wall. Second bedroom is now being used as an office with the closet media center, but the doors can be put back on (they are there) and it's a good size bedroom. There is a quaint bar area between...
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Enjoy a Seamless Home Buying Journey
Posted on 02/16/2020
Enjoy a Seamless Home Buying Journey
Enjoying a seamless home buying journey may seem virtually impossible, particularly for a first-time property buyer. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to boost the likelihood of quickly and easily finding your dream house, such as: 1. Hone Your Home Search Consider where you want to reside and the features you want to find in your...
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