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Real Estate Agent - Veterans Realty Inc - BK3111936
Kari Battaglia is Team Leader for the Kari Battaglia Group and a residential Realtor for over 19 years with Veterans Realty Inc, helping people buy and sell in Southwest Florida areas of Sarasota, Venice, Wellen Park, Siesta Key, Lakewood Ranch, Manasota Key, Nokomis, Osprey, Port Charlotte, North Port and Punta Gorda Florida.
VENICE FL, August 20, 2011 - KARI A BATTAGLIA PA with the BATTAGLIA HOME SELLING TEAM of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate has earned the Coldwell Banker Short Sale Resolutions Specialist designation.  Only 205 sales associates at Coldwell Banker throughout Florida have completed this speci...
Thank you Barbara for explaining the benefits of listing your home for sale with an agent who is a strong lister and their marketing attracting many buyers.  When working with a buyer usually the home they are inquiring about is not the right home for them (may need more bedrooms or bigger living...
Very excited to get listing in North Port Florida.  The listing agreement had to be signed by 5 people so it took a bit to get back to me.  When I got it I quickly went to the house to take photos and prepare to post in the MLS.  When I got there the front entry was guarded by spiders as big as m...
Bank of America a few months ago foreclosed on a couples home and they did not even have a mortgage.  When they appealed to the bank to correct their mistake they were ignored.  They then hired an attorney who ended up foreclosing on Bank of America.  This video is about that with a little twist....
Florida living at its best, bring your golf clubs, tennis racket, swim suit & playing cards, Pelican Pointe Golf & Country Club has it all.  Lakefront maintenance free 2/2/1 attached villa is perfect for anyone wanting to live carefree active lifestyle. Well maintained with plenty of living space...
Timely news that everyone has been talking about - just how the U.S. Credit Downgrade is going to affect the mortgage rates.  I have had several buyers asking me how this is affecting mortgage rates now and in the days to come.  Thank you Michael Haigh.Mortgage rates continue drifting downward, d...
Thank you to Elizabeth Weintraub for an excellent post about understanding the process of obtaining the short sale approval letters.  We can promise to do all that we can to get the lender to respond in timely manner but in the end we are all at the mercy of the lenders time frame.  If short sale...
Check this little guy out.  My little dog was barking like crazy and looking out my back window I saw this turtle.  He is big and can walk pretty fast.  This turtle is common in Englewood FL and I believe he is a gopher turtle which is protected here in Florida.  He has made his home in my back ...
Florida homeowners might assume that only big-budget home renovations will produce valuable results. But there’s good news for homeowners on a budget. Plenty of inexpensive upgrades — like these — can pay off when it comes time to sell. Add a fresh coat of paint. At about $30 a gallon, paint is o...
I just launched new personal website and am hoping you could take some time to view and provide me with some constructive criticism.  When you get a chance please look it over and let me know your thoughts and thank you for taking the time help out. www.FindVeniceFLHomes.com

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