Posted on 9/24/2022

Holmes Beach Smoking Ban

Holmes Beach is banning smoking on the beaches and in the city parks....

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Posted on 12/23/2020

Merry Christmas from Duncan Real Estate

Christmas is a special time for families. Unfortunately this year we must re-imagine the way we gather in order to keep our loved ones safe. While the Covid vaccine is great news, it has come too late to save a traditional Christmas this year. Here are some tips for a safe Merry Christmas. SMALLER...

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Posted on 12/15/2020

Safe Holiday Events for 2020

2020 brings us a new type of holiday season, that's for sure. Our annual parties and events that we're used to attending each year might be cancelled and the ones that aren't will most likely be a little different. Holiday parties are fewer...

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Posted on 11/26/2020

Happy Thanksgiving from Duncan Real Estate

It's the time of year when we usually all gather around a table with our family and friends to celebrate what we're most thankful. While a lot of us will still be spending time with the immediate family, some of us may have to sacrifice in terms of the number of...

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Posted on 8/6/2020

New Beach Under Way!

This year's renourishment project started July 8th by 78th St in Holmes Beach with the new beach being well under way. Due to storms and natural erosion this procedure is necessary every few years. This is the 5th time after the initial project in 1992. Altogether 5.5 miles of the 7 mile island...

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Posted on 6/4/2020

Anna Maria Island RE-OPENED!

Welcome back to all our new and returning guests! Our beautiful Anna Maria Island is re-opened and ready to welcome you again for short-term vacation rentals. After weeks of a stay at home order Governor DeSantis entered Florida into phase 1 on May 4th and lifted the vacation rental ban on May 21st...

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Posted on 4/21/2020

North Shore Café on Pine Ave

The new place to be on AMI is the North Shore Café that just opened at 304 Pine Avenue on Anna Maria Island. The former little preschool known as "School for Constructive Play" received a major overhaul and Team Duncan has been waiting patiently (impatiently) it being only a...

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Posted on 3/21/2020

Einreiseverbot in die USA

Ein Ferienbesuch auf Anna Maria Island gestaltet sich zur Zeit sehr schwierig, da es im Rahmen der Coronavirus-Krise zu verstärkten Einreisekontrollen und Einreisesperren in die USA kommt. Seit dem 13. März 2020 wird nur noch bestimmten Personen aus Europa die Einreise erlaubt....

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Posted on 1/20/2020

Doctor's Office

The latest hot spot on Anna Maria Island is "The Doctor's Office". Housed in what was formerly the Island doctor's office in Holmes Beach, the proprietors Sean Murphy and Susan Timmins of Beach Bistro and Eat Here added another fantastic...

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Posted on 11/7/2019

Annual Cortez Stone Crab Festival

The stone crab season started Oct 15 and Cortez fishermen are bringing in this delicious seafood to the docks over the last several weeks. This weekend at the 8th Annual Cortez Stone Crab & Music Festival the crab claws will be the featured attraction. In the 1880's settlers...

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