Category: Area Information

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 8/21/2019

Summer Golfing

Are you spending any time on beautiful Anna Maria Island during the summer time and like golfing? A great way to explore the many different golf courses in the vicinity is summer golfing with the Big Summer Golf Card. If offers discounted rates that are not available to the general public for a one...

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Posted on 5/1/2019

Birds of Anna Maria Island

The birds of Anna Maria Island are just another part of the ecologically diverse paradise that is known for its sugar white, powdery beaches on the Gulf coast of Florida. Bird lovers will experience many sightings along the beach or in the sanctuaries on the island like Grassy Point or...

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Posted on 12/6/2018

Egmont Key

Egmont Key is another beautiful island in the Gulf of Mexico and Anna Maria Island's neighbor to the North. Situated at the mouth of Tampa Bay the key is close to the Tampa Port Shipping Channel. For over 70 years, Egmont Key has been the location of a pilot station serving ship traffic into and out...

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Posted on 10/18/2018

Good Morning, Anna Maria Island!

If you turned on your radio this morning to WFLA 970 to check on the AM Tampabay morning show you could have heard "Good morning, Anna Maria Island". This very informative show broadcast from the Anna Maria Oyster Bar at the Bridge Street Pier, Bradenton Beach on October 18. The talk...

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Posted on 8/15/2018

AMI - The One Million Dollar Island

If you have you been watching the Anna Maria Island Real Estate market recently you might have noticed many sales that reached or passed the one million Dollar mark. Investing in Real Estate has always been an American strategy to begin building wealth. It can generate ongoing passive income and...

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Posted on 8/8/2018

Back to School Specials with Duncan Real Estate

The summer break is almost over for the local kids and back to school specials and sales are all over to be found. Duncan Real Estate also offers great vacation rental savings for the coming weeks and months. September is traditionally the quietest month on Anna Maria Island. In a not so distant...

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Posted on 7/31/2018

Red Tide in the Gulf of Mexico

If you have been to the Florida Gulf coast you have heard of Red Tide. The harmful algal bloom is the rapid growth of microscopic algae. It generally occurs in late summer or early fall. Along the Gulf coast of Florida and Texas, the algae species Karenia brevis produces toxins that have harmful...

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Posted on 7/10/2018

Happy Anna Maria!

A national online contest by the Coastal Living Magazine helped to determine how happy Anna Maria in comparison to 9 other seaside towns in the USA is. The ten finalists were from 9 different states with Anna Maria and Vero Beach being the 2 seaside destinations in the Sunshine State. Others...

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Posted on 7/2/2018

4th of July on Anna Maria Island!

The week of the 4th of July is always a fun and busy time on Anna Maria Island. It is a time to celebrate America, be with family and friends and enjoy the glorious beaches of Anna Maria Island. Duncan Real Estate is just about fully booked for the week of the 4th. Parade on...

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