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Real Estate Agent - Veterans Realty Inc - BK3111936
Kari Battaglia PA is a residential Realtor with PalmerHouse Properties and helps people buy and sell in Venice, West Villages, Englewood, Manasota Key, Nokomis, Osprey, Port Charlotte, North Port & Punta Gorda Florida
With its pleasant climate, beautiful sandy beaches and numerous economic and employment opportunities, the sunshine state of Florida is an attractive area in which to relocate. It is home to some of the world`s most famous attractions, including the colossal 30,000 acre Walt Disney World Park and...
I am finding that I am at the end of the rope with one of my Englewood FL Short Sales. I have heard of lenders before creating excuses not to move short sale files along for HAFA Short Sale but have not had to deal with that until now. I have a Englewood FL Short Sale and my sellers have one lend...
Open house today 1-4pm June 5th at 461 Montelluna at Venetian Golf & River Club. This 2/2/2 maintenance free Giorgione model home has been well cared for and boasts peaceful and calming lake views. Resort style amenities include active clubhouse, dinning, state of the art fitness center, tennis w...
I took this photo driving down Casey Key in Nokomis FL.  It is no wonder why Casey Key luxury home owners choose here to build their dream homes.  I love driving up and down "the key" looking at the amazing homes and the tropical beaches off of Casey Key are spectacular and sunets are second to n...
Thank you Al and Peggy for sharing this amazing video and as stated it did bring goose bumps and tears to my eyes.  Children like this are a wonder to me.  I am sure that we will hear many more spectacular songs from her in the years to come.Star Spangled Banner Leaves Us Speechless this SundayTa...
I just read an excellent article about the South Venice Ferry in the Sarasota Ticket that brought back many memories of when I first moved to South Venice FL in 1977.  When we first moved to Venice FL my family every weekend would take the South Venice Ferry to South Venice Beach, an extension of...
I had an internet request from someone named Wu Gregeory from Canada that wanted to buy one of my better listings in Pelican Pointe Golf & Country Club in Venice FL and they wanted me to draft offer for them, $580,000 with $31,000 escrow close in 35 days and they wanted me to have home inspection...
Venice/Englewood Area Real Estate Market Review 2010 The real estate market is cyclical and will once again thrive - but when? In 2010, more than supply and demand influenced the market. Each time the market received a bit of good news, something happened. Tax credits ended, banks pulled back on ...
It is beautiful here in Venice FL.  Today I had to turn the air conditioner on.  I took these photos yesterday and wanted to share them.  It truely is paradise here.  If you are tired of the cold and harsh winters it might be time to consider buying a home Venice FL. 
My funny dog Riley is starting to pick up bad habits (LOL).  Is there a patch for dogs? (That is his chewy BTW).    

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