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By Lysa Napolitano
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Friday, March 7th arrived bright and beautiful ~ however we were under a tornado watch at 7AM and we had a strong weather front due to move through sometime in the afternoon. Our guests had gone back out the night before, we weren't going to wake them up, we'd let them play on their schedule.Our ...

By Lysa Napolitano
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Steve and I took a four day weekend this year instead of our normal 3 days. We had company from out of state and this way we could spend some time with them during the day. Thursday, March 6th was beautiful as far as the weather went. Once again we headed to the Broken Spoke to see Big Mike and M...

By Lysa Napolitano
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Things are back to normal around Volusisa County after a semi decent Bike Week. Hotels didn't do so well I hear, they weren't booked to capacity this year. I heard stories that folks just couldn't afford to come down due to the cost of heating oil up north and high gas prices. Steve and aren't th...
Jeff Healey, self taught guitaist, singer, and blues icon was stricken with Retinoblastoma at the age of 1 and lost his eyesight.  He lost his fight to this cancer over the weekend. He is already missed by his fans and friends he has made around the music industry.The Jeff Healey Band had a huge ...

By Lisa Hill, Daytona Beach Real Estate
(Florida Property Experts)
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THE Ormond Beach Real Estate & Community Events blog. By Lisa C. Hill, "THE SMART CHOICE!" Daytona Beach real estate is finally going green! Well, actually, it’s Ormond Beach.ICI Homes has a “green” community on Granada Blvd., (aka Hwy 40) in Ormond Beach that is now in phase 2. It’s Chelsea Pla...
Some of you know that I am a committee member for the Bikes And Blues With Mickey Jones events that benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and Big Mike Griffin is also one of our members!  Being on the Bikes and Blues committee is how I got to meet Big Mike and his lady Miss Emilie last y...
My buddy Big Mike Griffin is headed back to the Volusia County area for Bike Week 2008 but will be playing at different venue this year. This year you will be able to find Big Mike at the Broken Spoke Saloon on US 1 in Ormond Beach on Sunday March 2nd 1PM-7PM, Wednesday March 5th 1PM -7PM, Thursd...

By Joy Mitchell
(Realty Pros & Associates)
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I celebrated the Presidential Primary today by voting of course and then going to an Open House in Breakaway Trails, a very upscale gated community in Ormond Beach, Florida.  So, What can you buy in my Real Estate Stomping grounds for a cool million, give or take a several hundred thousand dollar...

By Carol Blawn - Homes in Ormond Beach - Daytona Beach Real Estate, Daytona Beach Real Estate Agent - REALTOR
(EXIT Beach Realty (Greater Daytona Area) )
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Just completed in Oct 2007. This 4 bedroom, 2 bath home features cinder block construction with stucco cover, tilt in windows for easy cleaning, cathedral ceilings and laminate flooring in common areas. Split bedrooms are carpeted. Relax on the back deck and enjoy the view of this larger-sized lo...

By Carol Blawn - Homes in Ormond Beach - Daytona Beach Real Estate, Daytona Beach Real Estate Agent - REALTOR
(EXIT Beach Realty (Greater Daytona Area) )
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New Construction - To be Built. Live on the Tomoka River and just step out to your boat and take a pleasant ride out to the Intracoastal Waterway and then to - who knows? Home will sit on a beautiful canal lot with canals on two sides. Room for boats up to 28` or possibly larger. Home set to incl...

By Joy Mitchell
(Realty Pros & Associates)
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Joy Mitchelldesigned this home  for Dan Stratton, a Self Made Builder who lived in Great Falls, Virginia and who had a deep love for Building Beautiful Homes. He actually became the contractor of his own home when the builder he had hired did not put the knee wall in correctly at the garage wing,...

By Joy Mitchell
(Realty Pros & Associates)
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                                                                 Interest Rates are coming Down,                                                              Land and Home Prices are Dropping,                Craftsmen & Tradesman are giving discounts and the best have more time to work for you.  ...
   Joy Mitchell's www.ThisIsDaytonaBeach.comI'm happy I did not get the listing................I'm actually proud of myself. This morning I woke up and looked at the new listings in the mls and saw a new house for sale on the same street that reinforced what I told the couple.  If you don't have ...

By Lisa Hill, Daytona Beach Real Estate
(Florida Property Experts)
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This is my 5th post in my 2007 real estate year in review series for the Daytona Beach area. This one is about Ormond by the Sea. If you're not familiar with the Daytona Beach area and how the cities are laid out, click here on Ormond by the Sea to view a map.Prior to this post we've coveredDayto...

By Lisa Hill, Daytona Beach Real Estate
(Florida Property Experts)
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I just finished giving annual real estate updates for the year 2007 forDaytona BeachDaytona Beach ShoresPort OrangeAs I stated in a couple of those posts, my motto for this year is Real Estate is Great in 2008! I came up with that motto with good reason. Just read my post titled Good News for Cen...

By Lysa Napolitano
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It's not that often we have a hard freeze here in the Daytona Beach area..Maybe a couple times a year in the 5 years (almost to the day) I've lived here.It's even less often one sees snow in the Daytona Beach area.. Yes, you read rightSNOW... Here is my birdbath this morning, I went and had a loo...
Saturday was a busy day at the Iron Horse in Ormond BeachBesides having Big Engine rocking a great crowdAnd part two of Pee Wee's Poker Run (the raffle)There was also a small presentation ceremony! Pam Hobbs, Development Officer for The Children's Advocacy Center was on hand to personally thank b...

By Lysa Napolitano
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A couple weeks ago I told you that we were having a poker run for a friend ours, Pee Wee, that needed our help. The poker run to raise money for him that ended up being held in two parts (that doesn't happen often).  We had the raffle yesterday at the Iron Horse during the Big Engine show and it ...
This years parade will be honoring the Ford Model T owned by John White. Mr. White brought this same car to the very first show 50 years ago and will be bringing it back this year! The Gaslight Parade begins at 7:00PM and leaves from the Casements (former home of John Rockefeller) on Granada Blvd...

By Ian Anderson, Greater Daytona Beach Area Luxury Home Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty Florida Partners)
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Gaslight Gala  Don't miss the second annual Gaslight Gala celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Gaslight Parade.  This great event will be held at the Anderson-Price Memorial Building at 42 N. Beach St. in Ormond Beach this Saturday, November 24th from 6p.m. until 10 p.m.  The cost is $50 to at...

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