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Settles Real Estate, LLC
735 East Venice Ave.
Venice, FL.
941-685-3600

 

Buying a Home in Venice: Welcome Home!

Posted by Buck Settles | on Saturday, February 28th, 2015 at 2:18 pm
Category: Buy a House, Estate, Homes, Homes for Sale, Luxury Homes, Real Estate, Real Estate Agent.
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Nestled inside the sunny region of Sarasota County, Venice has long been a prized jewel that many buyers are hoping to join! Individuals who have already experienced this great city have already begun taking the steps towards buying a home in Venice as they have seen the kind of grandeur and quality contained inside this world class community! So if you are wanting to upgrade your life, this beachfront city can make it happen!

Those that are thinking about buying a home in Venice will undoubtedly fall in love with today’s featured listing!

This fabulous 3 bedroom, 3 bath waterfront estate is privately nestled within a bird sanctuary along the bank of Alligator Creek! The property presents magnificent sunsets from both levels of this recently renovated, custom-designed Key West home. A new PVC dock allows easy access to Intercoastal Waterway. Tri-level decks overlook the waterway. The listing provides 2-story lanai houses, heated cement, a salt-water lap pool, and a custom-designed, 12-jet hot tub with an overlooking multi-level balcony! The ground floor includes the Cabana, with a full pool bathroom, as well as a separate games room/gym. An open-concept main level presents detail and craftsmanship throughout, with solid-oak: floors, doors, trim, and cabinetry. The gourmet kitchen boasts commercial grade appliances, a raised quartz wrap-around serving bar, and high-end counter tops! The grand-room shines with a glass-wall/doors that open to the lanai balcony. Lastly, the master suite has a large walk-in closet, and 4-wide glass doors that open to a private balcony! This listing has it all, which is why I have it set among my must see properties for affluent clients that are buying a home in Venice!

If you are interested in buying home in Venice, please contact me. I am here to help you score an awesome place to stay within this marvelous area!

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Homes for Sale in Osprey, FL: Welcome Home!

Posted by Buck Settles | on Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 3:49 pm
Category: Buy a House, Homes, Homes for Sale, Real Estate, Real Estate Agent.
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Getting the keys to one of the homes for sale in Osprey, FL is an exciting acquisition as you have just become apart of a sunny town that is as beautiful as any you have ever seen! Living here means that you will not be treated to the cluttered mess of urban modernization that most areas offer; on the contrary, Osprey takes pride in bringing you the grandeur of nature! Besides the picturesque landscape, this town grants you entrance into one of the most renowned communities in Sarasota County! What else could you ask for?

Those who are searching for only the best homes for sale in Osprey, FL need to look at this featured listing!

This custom–designed executive home sits beautifully on a large, lakefront lot at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. Built by Bamboo Homes, producers of some of the finest homes for sale in Osprey, FL, this fabulous 3 bedroom, 4 bath residence has the trademark arched windows that make the home incredibly light and bright. The rooms are very generous, giving it an extremely gracious and elegant feeling, perfect for entertaining. An enormous living room with beautiful French doors allow for long views of the pool and lake. The dining room is most interesting due to its octagonal shape, as well as the two built-in butler’s pantries. The kitchen is very spacious, and has tremendous work areas. A huge master suite showcases a sitting/office area and expansive walk-in closets. The lot itself is absolutely lovely, with its mature landscaping and the pool area! Lastly, the Oaks Bayside is a very special community with an incredible amounts of common area for the residents to enjoy. Just across the road is the wonderful Oaks Club, where both fine and casual dining, two 18-hole golf courses, world-class tennis, and an Olympic-sized pool await!

If you are interested in this listing, or one of the other remarkable homes for sale in Osprey, FL, please contact me. A fabulous place to live is just a phone call away!

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Beachfront Properties in Venice: A Great Place to Live!

Posted by Buck Settles | on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 1:43 pm
Category: Buy a House, Homes, Homes for Sale, Luxury Homes, Real Estate, Venice Isle.
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Are you in the market to secure beachfront properties in Venice? You are making a fabulous decision as you will be near some of the Florida coast’s finest amenities! Additionally, the beachfront properties in Venice have enough delicious restaurants, fantastic nightlife events, exciting entertainment, and limitless water activities to make your living experience second to none! If that doesn’t have you rushing to relocate to Venice’s sandy shores, I do not know what will!

As one of the premier beachfront properties in Venice, today’s featured listing is sure to impress!

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This outstanding 5 bedroom, 5 bath residence is the perfect home for a family that needs plenty of space! The 1st floor is a complete 2 bedroom, 2 bath house with a kitchen. The 2nd and 3rd floors total 4,500 sq. ft., and have 3 bedrooms, as well as 3.5 baths. Located at the end of a cul-de-sac, this place boasts the ultimate privacy. Furthermore, with Robert’s Bay as your backyard, this is the best location on Venice Island! From here you can see Pelican Cove, the Gulf of Mexico, Dona Bay, the intra-coastal waterway, plus the Robert’s Bay sports area! This means that you can watch the dive-bombing pelicans, frolicking dolphins, manatee families, and jumping fish from your private dock! Also, the boat lift makes travel by boat to your favorite waterfront restaurants as easy as 123! With all of these features being offered, why wouldn’t you want this place?

If you are interested in this place, or one of the other beachfront properties in Venice, please contact me. I am here to get you access to the good life!

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Selling a Home in Nokomis, FL: Where is the Market At?

Posted by Buck Settles | on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 at 2:50 pm
Category: Homes, Housing Market, Questions and Answers, Real Estate, Real Estate Agent.
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Those that are planning on selling a home in Nokomis, FL will want to pay close attention to today’s blog as I am going to go over what you should expect from the market. Before I give you the numbers I think that it is important that you understand there is room to go up or down depending on the quality, location, and presentation of your place. With that out of the way, let’s take a look at what you can get from selling a home in Nokomis, FL.

During the past year, Nokomis’ housing market has hit a bit of a slump, however, there are still some buyers who are willing to shell out top dollar for the right place! As it currently stands, the median sales price for real estate in this area rests at $210,000. That is a good chunk of change, but with the right promotion, you can do much better! This is where I come in. With my experience, you will get the most out of selling a home in Nokomis, FL!

If you are interested in selling a home in Nokomis, FL, please contact me. With me, the process will be as easy as 123!

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Homes for Sale in Englewood, FL: A Featured Listing

Posted by Buck Settles | on Friday, January 2nd, 2015 at 2:30 pm
Category: Buy a House, Englewood Isles, Homes, Homes for Sale, Real Estate.
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As a real estate agent who has served in Sarasota County for years, there are few places I could recommend more than Englewood, FL. From the potential, to the current crop of awesome properties, there is so much to love about this city! Furthermore, the local amenities will be the backdrop to some of your fondest memories! Trust me, it’s worth your time to take a look at the homes for sale in Englewood, FL!

Those that are wanting to tour the homes for sale in Engelwood, FL should place this listing at the top of the list!

This gorgeous residence is set in a fantastic Manasota Key location, with panoramic water views on both sides of the home! The area offers deep water for your big boat, your own dock, plus a saltwater canal for your kayak, canoe, or flats boat! This is a 3 bedroom home with 3 full baths, packs enough space for the whole family, with one bedroom being a studio apartment on the second floor that has a kitchen, its own deck, and a separate entrance. Both of the covered lanais, on the front and rear of the house, have water and sunset views. The master bedroom suite is very private, and features walk-in closets and exceptional bay views. The living area is open, spacious, and has a fireplace. Also, I need to mention the location, as you will be just minutes from the famous Englewood Beach! After all, these sandy shores are what brings intrigue to the homes for sale in Englewood, FL!

If you are interested in this listing, or one of the other homes for sale in Englewood, FL, please contact me. It would be my pleasure to help you relocate to this terrific city!

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Homes for Sale in Osprey, FL: A Featured Listing

Posted by Buck Settles | on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 10:04 pm
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Let’s face it, the metropolitan lifestyle isn’t for everyone. Some need to have that community vibe that only comes with a small town. That is what makes the community of Osprey, FL such a marvelous option when choosing where to relocate as the entire population of 6,000 will have you feeling welcome upon arrival! This is the kind of characteristic that only the homes for sale in Osprey, FL can offer to you!

Those that are searching for the best homes for sale in Osprey, FL will be taken aback by this featured listing!

It is with great pleasure that I introduce to you this spacious 4 bedroom, 3 bath home that is situated in a fantastic neighborhood! An office area, bonus room, large family room, living room, separate dining room, breakfast room off of the kitchen, and lovely designer touches are all showcased in this gorgeous home! This well maintained and beautiful home has many upgrades including an over sized master suite with a separate sitting area as well as a lavish master bath. The unique floor plan is perfect for family living and gracious entertaining. The exterior is highlighted by a very inviting pool with a waterfall, large lanai, mature landscaping, a 3 car garage, and a paver drive! Beautiful curb appeal enhanced by large welcoming front porch makes this one of the most appealing homes for sale in Osprey, FL!

If you are interested in this, or any of the other spectacular homes for sale in Osprey, FL, please contact me. It would be my absolute pleasure to help you get into a fine home inside this stunning town!

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Buying a Home in Nokomis, FL: A Featured Listing

Posted by Buck Settles | on Friday, April 18th, 2014 at 9:46 pm
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Buying a home in Nokomis, FL is your ticket to the best community around as you will undoubtedly find yourself surrounded by some awesome people that are sure to be lifelong friends. This is a promise that few places can even hope to live up to. Now that you are aware of the quality of life that is just waiting for you, why haven’t you already started the process of securing a home in Nokomis? I guarantee that it will be your best real estate purchase ever!

Those that are planning on buying a home in Nokomis, FL have got to come and see this featured listing!

On this extensively landscaped corner lot sits a desirable and sought after Vecellio floor plan with a fabulous lanai under cover that is perfect for entertaining. This private 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath pool home with partial water views is tastefully appointed with crown molding, surround sound, and a bumped out master bedroom suite. These homeowners have thought through the details that turn a house into a home. From the tile to the wood laminated flooring in the den and bedrooms, you will appreciate the detail. Your friends and family will take notice of the upgraded kitchen which includes a Viking appliance package that any chef would appreciate along with the use of natural gas. The Venetian Golf and River Club is an amenity rich community located two miles east from I-75 which is the closest exit to the Gulf of Mexico on the west coast of Florida. Enjoy walks on the nature trail within the community, play tennis or golf, and meet community members with similar interest. The Venetian Golf and River Club also offers a gym, yoga classes, two pools, social hours, and fine dining. If this property doesn’t have you thrilled at the thought of buying a home in Nokomis, FL, I do not know what would!

If you are interested in buying a home in Nokomis, FL, please contact me. It would be a pleasure to help you get the home that you want in this stunning area!

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Luxury Homes in Venice: A Great Estate

Posted by Buck Settles | on Saturday, March 29th, 2014 at 8:39 pm
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Few things are more enjoyable than being inside one of the luxury homes in Venice. From the most extravagant views to the ocean frontage, Venice’s estates are the absolute best when it comes to having fun at your fingertips! Now that we currently have some breathtaking homes on the market, you do not want to miss out on the opportunity to secure your dream home! It is sure to be one of your favorite purchases!

Those that are on the hunt for the best luxury homes in Venice will be elated to see that this marvelous estate is now available!

Your heart will soar the minute you arrive at this palatial 5 bed 7 bath open bay Mediterranean estate! Custom designed, and artfully built, this exquisite home is a statement of timeless elegance. This one-of-a-kind property is comprised of a magnificent main residence, a sensational guest house, and a 3-car carriage house with an upstairs bonus area. Soaring ceilings, custom designed forged wrought iron banisters, balconies, a fireplace, lighting fixtures, unique decorative tiles both in the interior and exterior, gold leaf ceiling in the formal dining room, and carrara marble are a few of the many Old World touches incorporated into this unique and spectacular masterpiece! From the moment you enter, you are swept away by the captivating views of Roberts Bay. Situated on a prime waterfront lot, this property is a delight to explore. The main level boasts a grand stair case, formal living and dining areas,an open and entertaining kitchen, a family room, library/ office, and a main floor bedroom, Upstairs, you will enjoy retreating to the impressive master bedroom suite with electrifying water views. An additional 2 bedrooms, bath, and a game room provide your family and guests with privacy and comfort. Also, there is a phenomenal guest house that comes with this fine property. This residence is undoubtedly one of the best luxury homes in Venice that I have seen on the market for some time!

If you are interested in this, or any of the other breathtaking luxury homes in Venice, please contact me. It would be an absolute pleasure to you get your foot inside the door of that grand estate that you simply must have!

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Beachfront Properties in Boca Grande, FL: Paradise is a Purchase Away!

Posted by Buck Settles | on Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 9:11 pm
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Take it from me, there is nothing quite like owning one of the beachfront properties in Boca Grande, FL! From the majestic oceanic views to the incredible access that you have to one of natures most amazing amenities, these homes offer what most cannot. This is why I strongly suggest that those who can afford to have it all, should take a look at the superb beachfront properties in Boca Grande!

In fact, here is a one-of-a-kind property that is part of the group of premier beachfront properties in Boca Grande, FL!

Experience the magical allure of Boca Grande in this gracious 5 bed 5 bath beachfront home, beautifully nestled on 100 ft of the pristine Gulf of Mexico shoreline. Originally built in 1932, the current owners worked with respected Architect George Palermo to redesign, rebuild, and expand the home, creating an elegant harmony between historic tradition and modern convenience. Admire incredible water views and experience gentle sea breezes from your beautiful Gulf front sun room lined with French doors. Additional spacious living areas are graced with original pine floors, crown molding, and four incredible wood burning fireplaces for a welcoming ambiance. Wake up to panoramic water views from the large master suite with his and her walk-in closets and bathrooms, before stepping out to your private sunset balcony to enjoy morning coffee as you look out to the miles of dazzling shoreline. Three additional bedrooms present ample space for family, while the separate guest house that is complete with a kitchen, bedroom, and bathroom, affords the ultimate in privacy and comfort for visitors. Stroll through your enchanting tropical garden and courtyard gazebo, a lush display of emerald green and vibrant bougainvillea where you’ll find the heated pool and spa, or relax for the day on your open beachfront patio. Live the island lifestyle in this historic home, just a short walk from the picturesque cafes and boutiques of Boca Grande village. It’s features like these that have everyone talking about the beachfront properties in Boca Grande, FL!

If you are interested in this, or any of the other marvelous beachfront properties in Boca Grande, FL, please contact me. It would be a pleasure to help you get into the place that you want in this beautiful city!

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Beachfront Properties in Casey Key, FL: A Wonderful Purchase

Posted by Buck Settles | on Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 5:24 pm
Category: Buy a House, Casey Key, Homes, Homes for Sale, Real Estate, Real Estate Agent.
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Owning one of the beachfront properties in Casey Key, FL is your chance at living in paradise! This little island community is made up of million dollar homes that have created a beautiful sight to behold as you walk throughout the scenic streets. With a limited availability of homes in the area, they go for premium prices. Luckily there is a wonderful parcel of land that is now available for you to create your dream home in this resort like town!

Those that are interested absolutely need to take a look at one of the last available beachfront properties in Casey Key, FL!

Feast your eyes upon the most remarkable parcel of land available on spectacular Casey Key! This is your opportunity to build and develop your private Gulf to Bay estate home with a guest house or tennis court on the Bay side. Living here means that you get to watch the most amazing sunrises and sunsets from this spectacular piece of paradise. The property is large enough to be limited only by your imagination and architectural design. This magnificent plot with over 110 ft of gulf frontage as well as an amazing 315 ft on the bay side is the only true gulf to bay lot, and one of the last great waterfront parcels of land in Sarasota County. Located mid key in the estate section, the 1 acre gulf portion can be developed to your specific housing requirements. The 1+ acres on the bay side is now able to be developed separately near the crystal water with a dock and lift in place with immediate access. This parcel is also one of the highest points of land on Casey Key. Build on grade, no need to elevate. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to own and develop one of the premier beachfront properties in Casey Key, FL!

If you are interested in this, or any of the other beachfront properties in Casey Key, FL, please contact me. It would be my pleasure to help you get a great place in this stunning community!

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