Featured Homes

Bradenton Beach – $2,650,000 Bradenton Beach – $2,650,000

Bayfront Estate – Perfect for an island get away, company retreat or a family compound. This is a unique waterfront complex directly on Sarasota Bay with views of the Sarasota Skyline. Property consists of the main house, a cottage and a duplex. The main house has been remodeled to hurricane specs.  with many custom features consisting
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Bradenton – $465,000 Bradenton – $465,000

Situated in the desirable neighborhood of El Conquistador, this lovely three-bedroom home offers an unparalleled location combined with the luxury of space, serenity, and comfort. Imagine the ease of living only moments away from endless recreational pursuits, whether attending world-renowned IMG Academy, teeing off on the nearby course, or perfecting your serve at the Racquet
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Bradenton – $700,000 Bradenton – $700,000

Lovingly restored to the ultimate in 21st Century convenience, this is a home for those who shun look-alike boxes and caged yards in favor of individuality. Located in the Historic River District, just minutes from world-famous Gulf Coast beaches, this home’s unique personality is evident at first glance.  Follow the curving brick paver path along the
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Holmes Beach – $619,000 Holmes Beach – $619,000

Great opportunity on Anna Maria Island. This newly renovated 3 bedroom pool villa is just a short stroll to the Gulf of Mexico and close to downtown Holmes Beach shops and restaurants. The villa offers vaulted ceilings, new impact windows and doors, wood cabinets, and granite counter tops. It is sold turnkey and is currently
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Bradenton Lakebridge – $199,000 Bradenton Lakebridge – $199,000

Completely updated 3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom Villa in the gated community of Lakebridge, which sits directly next to famous IMG Sports acedemy & across the street from the State College of Florida & Manatee Technical Institute. This beautiful villa offers plenty of space and relaxing views of the lake. Kitchen, bathrooms and all floors
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Buyer Advise

Florida Vacation properties the perfect revenue stream for many investors Florida Vacation properties the perfect revenue stream for many investors

How a Florida vacation rental can benefit for your retirement Nowadays, everybody is looking for a way to capture a new revenue stream. More and more investors find that to buy a Florida rental property and rent it to vacationers is a profitable investment. To attract vacationers who prefer homes to hotel rooms, homeowners should
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Real Estate

More cash sales, shrinking time on market More cash sales, shrinking time on market

All-cash buyers have surged since the housing downturn while the typical amount of time it takes to sell a home is shrinking, revealing the changing dynamics of today’s home buyers and sellers. Academic experts took a closer look at cash buyers and how time-on-market impacts home sales during the “Changing Dynamics of Recent Home Buyers
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International

International Homebuyers Continue To Invest

Favorable exchange rates, affordable home prices and rising affluence abroad continue to drive international buyers to the U.S. to purchase properties and make real estate investments. According to the National Association of Realtors® 2014 Profile of International Home Buying Activity, for the period April 2013 through March 2014, total international sales have been estimated at $92.2 billion,
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Sarasota

Sarasota/Bradenton area among best places for homeownership

The North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota region is one of the best places in the country to own a home, according to the con­sumer advocacy website NerdWallet. NerdWallet ranked North Port/Bradenton/Sarasota as the ninth best medium-sized metropolitan area in the country for homeownership based on availability of homes, monthly homeowner costs, monthly household income and popula­tion growth. According
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Taxes

New FEMA Flood Zones for Bradenton, Manatee County

Bradenton – New preliminary FEMA flood maps for Bradenton and Manatee County can be checked on the County GIS. Becoming effective later this year or beginning of next year. After months of collaboration and the regular sharing of information resulting in preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps, officials with the incorporated and unincorporated municipalities in Manatee
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