Venice, FL Real Estate News

By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Venice FL, Real Estate Market Report – March 2014   Weather is warming up and many winter visitors already gone back up north, however the real estate market in Venice FL remains HOT. Check out March 2014 market report provided by Kwee Huset of Kwee Huset Realty.   Venice FL – Active Real Estate Listing by Property Type   172 – Single family homes, price ranged from $59,900 - $2,175,000 53 – Condos, price ranged from $59,900 - $560,000 47 – Villas, price ranged from $92,000 - $479,000 4 – Mobile homes, price ranged from $62,500 - $95,000 2- Townhouses, price ranged from $129,900 - $209,900 1 – Duplex, priced $495,000 279 – Total of all property types   Search homes for sale in Venice FL here     Venice FL –Real Estate Pending by Property Type   128 – Single family homes, price ranged fr...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Easter Egg Hunt, 2014 in Sarasota County FL   Every year children are looking forward to an exciting Easter Egg Hunt, fill up their baskets with eggs that have candies, win prizes, take picture with bunny, etc.  The following aresome of the Easter Egg Hunt Locations in Sarasota County FL for your selection.     Venice Eggstravaganza   When: April 19, 2014 Saturday Hours: 11:00am – 1:00pm Where: Centennial Park, 200 West Venice Ave. Venice FL 324285 Who: children age 10 and under Tickets: FREE Contact: 941-484-6722941-484-6722 or email here   This fun event is sponsored by Venice Mainstreet, Lions Club, Venice Gondolier Sun and many volunteers from the Warehouse. Remember to bring your own bag or basket for your eggs. Many prizes will be given for all the participants. Please allow plent...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
New Listing. 3 Bedroom Villa for Sale in Heron Lakes, Venice FL   Search current inventory of 3 bedroom Villas for Sale in Heron Lakes.   New Listing Details   Villa Address: 3013 Seawind Circle, Venice FL 34293  - Sold Price: $119,900 MLS number: N5784203 Bedroom: 3 Bathroom: 2 Square Footage: 1160   Call Kwee at 941-716-3090941-716-3090 to see if this property is still available and arrange a showing.   Enjoy the slideshow here       3 Bedroom Heron Lakes Villa   You will love this move in ready, affordable maintenance free end unit Condo available now at Heron Lakes. Enjoy coffee or tea at your enclosed lanai, surrounded with a peaceful park like setting viewed from the kitchen, dining room, living room and your main bedroom.   Heron Lakes is a pet friendly community for all ages tha...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
4 Bedroom House for sale, East Gate, Venice FL   Just listed - 4 bedroom big house with pool and diving board for sale in East Gate by Kwee Huset of Kwee Huset Realty. Located at 1309 East Gate Dr. Venice FL 34285. Price is $219,900  -  Sold   Click here to see the slideshow     Call Kwee agent at 941-716-3090 to see this property is still available and arrange a showing.   4 Bedroom House for Sale - Description   This rare find least expensive, well maintained 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 2 car garage home has 2136 square feet under air. A new air-conditioner was installed on 3/30/11; new water heater on 5/18/10; new roof on 7/12/06; new garage door on 9/28/04, and the pool was resurfaced in 2013. It is a large home with breakfast bar and formal dining room - a fantastic place for the family who...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
  Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla), Beautiful Flowers for Garden   Hydrangea is a common name, and hydrangea macrophylla is the scientific name. It is a green bush with beautiful flowers in round shapes, which have attractive colors of pink, blue or white for your garden. It grows wild along the rivers of China and Japan.     Hydrangea – Watering and Feeding   Hydrangea   requires partial shade and will grow well in well drained and moist soil. You may plant it in a pot and bring into the house during the winter season, because it is not hardy. They need moisture during the dry seasons.   Also water the plant daily after the first flower buds have appeared. Too little water will makes the leaves wilt and become curried and brown at the edge       Beautiful flowers of hydrangea   The co...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Blood Shortage, Please Donate Blood and Save Lives   There is a blood shortage in our communities, and RaceTrac  gas company is partnering with SunCoast Blood Bank for an event to encourage anyone who is qualified to give - please donate blood and save lives. You are the Angle of love.     When: March 24, 2014 Monday & April 4, 2014 Friday Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm Contact: 941-954-1600941-954-1600 for more information   Blood Donation at RaceTrac Locations   110 Pointe Loop Rd (across from South County Court House on US41), Venice FL 5600 Fruitville Rd, (across from Sarasota Crossings Shopping Center), Sarasota FL 5410 14th St. W, (near Wendy’s Restaurant), Bradenton, FL  34207 111 12th Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34208   Go to the participating RaceTrac locations as mentioned above, then donate...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Spring Season, a Few of My Favorite Things   Winter is over soon, and Spring Season is around the corner. There are a few of my favorite things I enjoy in the spring which will not be found in other seasons.       My Favorite Thing # 1   Most of my former buyers are in town for the winter. Their family members and friends are coming here for a visit and to vacation during the spring break. I have the opportunity to meet with them and they also know that I am in the real estate business. Sometimes they will ask me to help them find a place to rent for the next season. I do not handle rentals. However, I will find out how long are they going to rent, then will use the amount they spend on rentals and compare with the cost of owning a condo or a house. The light bulb will brighten and we s...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Venice, FL.  Community Events Week Ending March 16, 2014   There are many things to do for the week ending March 16, 2014 in Venice, Florida. Community events range from a concert, to a fun run, to a car show. This information is provided by the courtesy of Kwee Huset of Kwee Huset Realty     Community Event # 1 - Friday Night Live Concert   When: March 14 Friday Time: 7:00pm Where: Centennial Park Gazebo, 200 W. Venice Av.Venice, FL 34285 Admission:  Free Telephone:  941- 484-6722941- 484-6722 for detail   This free concert is sponsored by the Venice MainStreet. Remember, every second and fourth Friday will have these free concerts with different groups of musicians. The musician for this week is Terry Todd, who brings you Sinatra/Martin/Darin style live music for your entertainment. F...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Camellia (Camellia Japonica), Beautiful Flowers   The Camellia (Camellia Japonica) is a hardy shrub with dark green glossy leaves. It is native to China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.   Their beautiful flowers make them popular throughout the world in almost every country.     Camellia Plant Care   Camellias grow upright to about 4 feet tall and will spread; they need space for air ventilation to avoid scale insects. They like partial shade, acidic and well-drained soil. Also, they are poor in salt tolerance. Too dry or over watering may cause the leaves and flower buds to fall off. If it is infected with insects, the leaf is spotted and the discoloration will spread to the flowers.  To help plants grow well, it is recommended to fertilize them every two months.  The best time to prune is af...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Sold, the Winner is …Cash Buyer    There were multiple offers on this move in ready villa at Villa Nova, Venice Florida.  It was sold, and the Winner is a Cash Buyer from Canada, represented by Kwee Huset of Kwee Huset Realty.     Sold – Villa This villa has an open floor plan with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a carport and assigned open air parking space. It also has large laundry room and a big enclosed lanai, living area of 1222 square feet and total building area is 1730 square feet. The new owner may just walk across the back yard to the community swimming pool and clubhouse with fitness equipment, library and use the kitchen. Interested in Villa Nova?  See what is available for sale here   Winner is… Cash Buyer There were multiple offers on the villa. The Canadian buyer I represented ...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
 Villa Nova, Venice FL –Condo Living Condo living in a 55+ maintenance free community can be found at Villa Nova, Venice Florida. This homeowner association is located at 880 Shamrock Blvd. Venice FL 34293, and is convenient to stores, houses of worship, restaurants, pet hospitals, which are less than a quarter of a mile away.           Search condos for sale in Villa Nova, Venice FL  Villa Nova – Condo Style & PricesThis Community has 50 homes which were developed by Lakeside Development.  It is made up of seven one story villas and 9 buildings of 2 stories with 4 condo units.  These concrete block buildings were built between 1980 and 1984 on about four and half acres of land.  All utilities are unground, and there is county water and sewer.The sizes of all villas are about 1222 squar...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Venice FL, Real Estate Market Report - February 2014   Are you looking for houses to buy?  Do you want to know how the real estate market is doing in Venice FL?  Make sure you check out this report provided by Kwee Huset of Kwee Huset Realty before your house hunting.   For a list of homes for sale in Venice FL click here   Market Report February 2014 – Single Family Homes 189 homes were listed for sale with prices ranging from $69,900 - $1,700,000. 145 homes went under contract with prices ranging from $44,000 - $1,100,000.  Total units sold were 109 with prices ranging from $50,000 - $541,000. The median sold price was $202,500 (up 3.84% from $195,000 in 2013). The median sold price per square foot was $109.32. The median sold price to list price ratio was 95% and the median days on m...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Gondola Park, Venice FL – Pet Friendly, Maintenance Free Living   Are you looking for:  Condos for sale in Gondola Park, Venice FL, 34292. This pet friendly and maintenance free living community offers condominiums with building styles of Mediterranean architecture, located within the City of Venice limit.     Where is Gondola Park in Venice FL? Is nestled on Capri Isles Blvd off of East Venice Ave.,  property is  adjacent to Capri Isles golf course. The tree lined entrances welcomes you to the beautiful Gondola Park.  It is less than ½ mile to banking, shopping, restaurants, pharmacy, and houses of worship. Venice downtown, parks and beaches, historic sites, schools are minutes away.   Pet Friendly Gondola Park It was built in phases from 1999-2005. All buildings have tile roofs and co...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Grand Oaks, Venice FL– New Residential Construction in Gated Community Are you looking for new residential construction in Venice FL? You may want to consider an elegant new home in Grand Oaks, which is maintenance free and a mini gated community developed by Heritage Builders.     Grand Oaks – Mini Gated Community Grand Oaks is located at the corner of East Venice Avenue and Clermont Road. There are two entrances to the gated community with 55 single family homes on a 15 Acre tract of land, with 22 homes having beautiful lakefront views.  Jacaranda Commons Shopping Center has a Publix grocery store, CVS Pharmacy and restaurants that are about a quarter of a mile away. It is only minutes’ drive to golf courses, Venice downtown, beaches at the end of West Venice Ave and Myakka River at t...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
  Pink Trumpet Tree(Tabebuia heptaphylla), Flower Tree-Florida Gardening   Scientific name -Tabebuia heptaphylla, Common name - Pink trumpet tree is an outstanding specimen flower tree for your Florida friendly landscaping. The bright gorgeous flowers attracted my attention when I was showing properties at Venetian Falls and Heron Shores.        Pink Trumpet Tree Description It is not a native to North America. In nature it likes full sun light and it is a fast growing tree – mature tree growth is up to 50 feet as you may see from the picture. The clusters of trumpet shape flowers have five pink petals with yellow in the middle.  When the tree is in full bloom from January to March with showy flowers, it loses all the leaves – as a result it is an ornamental tree for your garden. Many d...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
  Italian Festival, February 2014 – Things to Do in Venice FL   Welcome to the 26th Annual Italian Festival, there are many things to do for the whole family this weekend, February 2014 in Venice FL.  Join us, don’t miss the opportunity and have some fun.   What:      Venice Italian Feast & Carnival When:      February 20 & 21, 2014 (Thursday & Friday)                      February 22 & 23, 2014 (Saturday & Sunday) Time:       Start at 4:00pm (Thursday & Friday)                 Start at 12:00noon (Saturday & Sunday) Where:    Venice Airport Ground – 150 Airport Ave. Venice FL 34285 Ticket:     Free admission Parking:  $5.00 Sponsor:  Italian American Club of Venice Contact:  www.ItalianAmericanClubofVenice.com for more information     Fun Things to Do at the Italian Festival   Four days...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
 Happy Valentine’s Day, Around the World   Wishing all the readers, family, friends, members and staff of ActiveRain a Happy Valentine Day!   Many people may suffer from the pain of abandonment, betrayal, loneliness, and rejection in life. However, remember that you are loved by God/Jesus, you are special and he said so with His life.   Nothing can show more clearly God’s love than the cross of Jesus - HE loves YOU. Also to let all of you know that you have a special place in my heart.     Happy Valentine’s Day, Languages from Around the World     Arabic              يومسعيدعيدالحب Chinese 情人节快乐 Dutch Happy Valentine’s Day Filipino Maligayang Araw ng mga Puso French La Saint-Valentin heureuse German Happy Valentinstag- Hindi हैप्पीवेलेंटाइनडे Irish Lá Valentine Shona ar Italian Buon San...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
    Colonial Manor, Mobile Home Park in Venice FL Colonial Manor a 55+ mobile home park designed to assure you the greatest pleasure and satisfaction in carefree living at a minimum cost, is located within City limits of Venice FL.     Where is Colonial Manor? It is situated on a 20 acre wooded tract with a lake, large pine, oak and variety of palm trees at 1200 Ridgewood Ave. Venice FL 34285.  It is also located only minutes away from banking, downtown Venice, golf courses, gulf beaches, houses of worship, shopping and restaurants and has easy access to US 41 and I-75   Reasons to live in Colonial Manor, Mobile Home Park A friendly community with 141 homes. Low monthly maintenance fee of $135.00 which includes water, sewer, garbage pick- up and lawn care It has a large clubhouse with l...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Venice, FL - Housing Market News for January 2014   What is the housing market news in Venice FL for January 2014? It is good news, the housing market remains strong for the beginning of the year 2014 and we hope the trend will continue.   Find homes for sale in Venice FL       The following data is based on Single family homes and Condos only   Housing Market News – Single Family Homes In January 2014, 230 homes were listed for sale, 56 homes had gone under contract and 104 homes were sold. Compared to last year, the number ↓ went down from 107. The average median sold price was $198,750 in 2014 and home prices ↑went up 20.45% from $165,000 in January 2013.   104 homes sold in January 2014 were made up by 34 single family homes with 2 bedrooms, and sold prices ranging between   $37,000...
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By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
Taylor Morrison, New Homes for Sale in Verona Reserve Venice FL  The New homes for sale are built by popular builder Taylor Morrison at Verona Reserve in Venice FL. This maintenance free, pet friendly and gated community provides a resort style living for all ages.   Verona Reserve is located at 55 acres of land on East Venice Avenue and Jacaranda Blvd – main entrance, side entrance is off of Venice Ave on Clermont Rd. The development was started in 2011. It has 165 home sites for 55 single family homes (all sold and occupied), and 110 twin villas (about 95% were built and sold). Currently the builder is continuing to building the twin villas. Verona Reserve - Single family homes Prices and Amenities The sold price in 2013 ranged from$232,400 to $255,000.  There were three floor plans. ...
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