May 13, 2019

You’re in for a Sweet Treat at Kürtos Chimney Cakes


On today’s episode of House Match Hot Spots, I visited Kürtos Chimney Cakes for an inside look at this delicious local shop. According to Anico, the co-owner of Kürtos, the store first got its start as a pop-up in various farmers market.

Now that they’ve got a permanent location ...

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Feb. 11, 2018

JUST LISTED in Esplanade! 13124 Palermo Dr, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34211

13124 Palermo Dr, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34211 in beautiful Esplanade Golf and Country Club



This picture-perfect Tuscan-inspired home epitomizes the charm and elegance of Esplanade. The Francesco model, impeccably designed by Taylor Morrison, features a stunning living room with elaborate tray ...

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Aug. 31, 2016

Top 10 Golf Courses in Sarasota & Manatee Counties

Between Manatee and Sarasota Counties, there are literally dozens of courses for the golf connoisseur to choose from. Here, we have compiled a list of the top 10, and a little bit of information on each.

#10 Boca Royale Golf & Country Club, Englewood- This 18-hole course was designed by ...

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Aug. 7, 2016

Summer Home Design Trends 2016

Summer Design Trends

With the changing of seasons comes the fun opportunity to create a refreshing and fun transition in your home. This year, the summer design trends are sure to add some flavor to your home to give it the pick-me-up it craves!

1. White! Having bright white walls in the summertime ...

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July 23, 2016

Manatee County Food Bank In Critical Need

The Food Bank of Manatee County today launched a campaign urging local businesses, clubs, civic organizations and residents to help fill its shelves with food for the needy.

The Food Bank distributes food to more than 100 local food pantries, churches and soup kitchens in the area. In January, it ...

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June 30, 2016

3 Reasons to Buy Luxury Property THIS Year!!

Lakewood Ranch Homes

The housing market is hot, with prices rising as demand far outpaces supply in almost every region. However, when it comes to luxury real estate, things are quite different. In the upper-end market, inventory is plentiful in most locations. Homes in Lakewood Ranch's most prominent neighborhoods The Lake Club ...

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June 30, 2016

Sarasota 4th of July Fireworks 2016

4th of July Fireworks Sarasota

4th Of July Fireworks Schedule for Sarasota and Manatee Counties

July 3: Anna Maria Island Beach House Fireworks Spectacular (dependson nesting birds!) N. Bradenton Beach

July 4: Fireworks Spectacular over Sarasota Bay- Dusk (around 9:00pm)

July 4: Independence Day Celebration and All-American Barbecue at Selby Gardens- $30-$35 6 ...

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June 14, 2016

Building a new home? Here is what you need to know

7 Things To Consider When Building A New Home

With the flurry of new construction in Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch you have a great opportunity to build your dream home. We compiled this quick list of tips to ensure you are confident in your decision! 

1. Have someone on your ...

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June 5, 2016

Market Update Sarasota County May 2016

Sales are staying steady in Sarasota County

Sarasota County Market Update May 2016

So what does this data mean to you? 

Pending sales have risen 3.1% in Sarasota County which is great news for sellers. We also saw a drop in new listings which means there is less to choose from. We had a ...

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June 5, 2016

Where Are Home Sarasota Home Values Headed Over the Next 5 Years?

Where are Sarasota Home Values Headed?

Today, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed.  People have questioned with all the new construction going on in Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch will the same things happen again? Are we going down the same path we did from 2007-2011? That is why ...

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