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Posted on 04/23/2021
Another Property Sold - 9206 Shad Creek Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226
Dreams of a waterfront home? Your wait is over! The seller has plans and foundation in for a three-story home overlooking creek and river. Use their plans or build your own masterpiece. The choice is yours! This fantastic one acre lot sits high and dry on deep, navigable water on Shad Creek. Just minutes to the Atlantic Ocean. Foundation poured, Footers installed have extra support, septic system, artesan well and lots of prep work to make construction easier! Close to Sandollar Restaurant & Marina and Mayport Ferry! Lots of great fishing too! Don't miss...
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Posted on 04/23/2021
Another Property Sold - 7909 Los Robles CT #7909, Jacksonville, FL 32256
Tucked away in the heart of the southside, you will find your next home in Los Lagos! This spacious two story condo overlooks the lush landscape of a former golf course. Downstairs is an updated kitchen with granite countertops and a stone backsplash. Updated pendant lighting accents the breakfast bar that opens to the living dining room combo. The open living area features gray laminate flooring and sliding glass doors to a patio. A half bath is tucked away under the stairs. Upstairs the Owners Suite has sliders to a balcony. lots of closet space and an en suite bathroom. Another guest bedroom and bath room with a jetted tub are also...
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Posted on 04/20/2021
501 2ND St S #B, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 now has a new price of $270,000!
Your beachside dream can come true! Just a block and a half away from the ocean. This 2/1 condo is perfect for a beach getaway or use as a rental property! LOW CONDO FEES of only $250 a month! This unit has a great rental history of $1300 monthly. 6 unit condo community within walking and biking distance to restaurants and shopping. 2 dedicated parking spots as well as public parking in front of the complex. Huge private walled front porch for entertaining. This one won't last long and is a must...
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Posted on 04/20/2021
Another Property Sold - 3858 Schoenwald Ln, Jacksonville, FL 32223
Welcome to Schoenwald Lane. Enjoy modern farmhouse living in the heart of Mandarin on your 1.76 acre lot with pool. The front porch swing will welcome you to your new home with a formal living room and dining room with french doors opening to the front porch - perfect for entertaining! Hardwoods and tile are found throughout the home where the family room is graced by a stone fireplace and a bay window overlooking the pool. Stainless steel appliances and white cabinets brighten the kitchen that and breakfast room. Upstairs the Owners Suite has 2 walk-in closets and an en suite office space along with a spa-like bath with jetted tub. Two...
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Posted on 04/18/2021
Real Estate Investment Trusts: How to Start
Photo by Nattanan Kanchanaprat via PixabayWould you like to invest in real estate? To buy thousands of income-producing properties, from apartments to office buildings to industrial parks, all over the country or the world? It you’re wealthy, you might dispatch someone to travel far and wide and do just that, but even if you’re not rich you can...
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Posted on 04/11/2021
Making Your Luxury Home Perfect
Photo by Connoman via Pixabay Sometimes you look at many homes and can’t find the perfect luxury home. When that happens, you might have to get a home that meets every requirement except the one – and then add that feature yourself. Many luxury homes have plenty of room to add additional buildings and water features. When purchasing...
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Posted on 04/09/2021
Video Tour - 501 2ND St S #B, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Your beachside dream can come true! Just a block and a half away from the ocean. This 2/1 condo is perfect for a beach getaway or use as a rental property! LOW CONDO FEES of only $250 a month! This unit has a great rental history of $1300 monthly. 6 unit condo community within walking and biking distance to restaurants and shopping. 2 dedicated parking spots as well as public parking in front of the complex. Huge private walled front porch for entertaining. This one won't last long and is a must...
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Posted on 04/09/2021
501 2ND St S #B, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 is now new to the market!
Your beachside dream can come true! Just a block and a half away from the ocean. This 2/1 condo is perfect for a beach getaway or use as a rental property! LOW CONDO FEES of only $250 a month! This unit has a great rental history of $1300 monthly. 6 unit condo community within walking and biking distance to restaurants and shopping. 2 dedicated parking spots as well as public parking in front of the complex. Huge private walled front porch for entertaining. This one won't last long and is a must...
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Posted on 04/04/2021
DIY: Unique & Memorable Magnets
Photo by Squared.one on Unsplash Is it time to get more organized? If you want to start keeping important reminders on your refrigerator or your New Year's resolution was to get organized with a magnetic calendar, then the first thing you need are magnets. Sure, you can buy pre-made magnets that operate just fine, but why not unleash...
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Posted on 04/01/2021
Another Property Sold - 258 Bush CT, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
Your lake house dream is here! Welcome to 258 Bush Ct on beautiful Lake Asbury. Tranquility and peace await you as you enter this 3 bedroom 2 bathroom home with a soaring vaulted ceiling in the living area. The lake views from the great room, Owner's suite, and enclosed porch are breathtaking! The backyard has a personal dock perfect for boating, fishing, and water sports. Relax on the scenic back deck while watching the sunset over the lake and enjoy the lush landscaping. Inside you will find a wet bar made for entertaining friends and family. This home makes special gatherings easy! An RV or boat can be parked in the front yard on a...
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Posted on 03/28/2021
How to Replace the Mechanism in Your Toilet Tank
Photo by House Method on Unsplash Some home maintenance projects definitely require a professional. But given just how fast homeownership costs can add up, it's nice to know that other home projects are DIY for the average person. Replacing your toilet fill valve and the flapper is one such project. The toilet is one of the few items...
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Posted on 03/21/2021
Prepare for an Open Houses in Bad Weather
Photo by Erik Witsoe on Unsplash When placing your home on the market you’ll likely need to plan to hold an open house or two. If there's a chance of bad weather during a scheduled open house, you might question moving ahead with the event. Before you cancel, here are a few things to consider: Serious buyers venture...
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