Stunning Tarpon Woods Estate Home!

(Your First Mortgage)
Like an architectural beauty tucked in the Hollywood Hills, this 5-bedroom/5.5 bath home is uniquely distinctive. Reminiscent of a Frank Lloyd Wright design, it features magnificent entry doors in addition to soaring ceilings, creative built-ins, richly stained woods, craftsman cutouts, and shining glass; a home like no other. Both the formal living room and family room showcase rustically elegant fireplaces while the stately formal dining room presents sliders to the picturesque outdoor entertainment center. The updated gourmet, eat-in kitchen boasts a breakfast room, a huge center island with cooktop, and a serving port that offers panoramic views of the outdoors. A butler’s pantry shines with its undermount lighting and specialized cabinetry. On the first floor you’ll find a lovely guest suite that now serves as a home office; plus a powder room. The master bedroom feels like it belongs in a grand hotel with the updated bath’s dual rain shower heads in the shower room and a Jacuzzi tub. Featuring a stone fireplace, the suite includes 3 walk-in closets plus sliders to a private balcony overlooking the oversized pool that goes to a 9’ depth. Poolside, an outdoor kitchen and bar seating make complete the retreat. In even more luxurious amenities, an interior hot tub is adjacent to a separate sauna. They connect to a stunning pool bathroom. With a large laundry room, a 2-car garage plus a golf cart garage, this manse in Tarpon Woods is 10 minutes from John Chesnut, Sr. Park and the magnificent Lake Tarpon.

 

Highland Lakes 55+ Golf Community Villa!

(Your First Mortgage)On a quiet cul-de-sac street sits this charming, semi-attached villa situated on a conservation lot. A huge, 510 SF lanai spans the width of the 2-bedroom, 2 bath home overlooking exquisite scenery where families of deer roam. This stunning three season space is screened and outfitted with windows plus a set of sliders from the master suite, a set of sliders from the living room, and French doors from the family room. Easy care laminate flooring runs throughout most of the home. The master suite with newer bath faces the lanai to make for a serene retreat while the sunny second bedroom with ensuite bath and a large picture window is the ideal guest room/home office combo. The A/C is brand new. Highland Lakes is a premier subdivision that sprawls over almost 700 acres featuring multiple resort-style amenities. Unlimited free play on any one of the three private executive golf courses is a resident benefit. The spacious clubhouse is home to an abundance of game and meeting rooms for the variety of social clubs. Its Olympic-sized swimming pool with spa and covered pavilion serves as a wonderful neighborhood hub. In other amenities, The Lodge on Lake Tarpon is open to residents to host parties. It boasts a fireplace and a pool as well as a full kitchen and a patio with grills. A mini fleet of pontoon boats is available for residents to be taken for a ride across the lake or to dine at a local lakefront restaurant. Impeccably maintained, this is a vibrant community in Pinellas County’s beautiful Palm Harbor.

Legendary Lansbrook Community of Palm Harbor!

(Your First Mortgage)
Experience Florida’s finest in this executive-style home on a half-acre corner lot with a circular driveway and pond views. Exquisite hedges and shrubbery edge the front portico’s grand entrance. Besides a formal living room/dining room combo, an idyllic family room features built-in cabinetry, a gas fireplace, and plantation-shuttered sliders to the pool. Nestled between a beautiful aquarium window and sliders to the outdoor entertainment center is the breakfast nook. Lit by lovely pendant lighting, a picture-perfect kitchen boasts a casual dining bar, maple cabinetry, and granite-topped counters. A center island with electricity and storage are perfect to accommodate party trays for special events. With an indoor grill, spacious pantry, and a handy desk, you’ll rule the world! In the privacy of the resort-style lanai, the shimmering solar-heated pool has two shallow ends, a spillover spa, and conservation views. With a total of 5 bedrooms/4 full baths, there’s a guest suite upstairs. The master suite is the ultimate retreat with soaking tub, glass block enclosed shower room, and sliders to the lanai; while the tranquil conservatory has its own picturesque lanai with retractable awning. French doors give entrance to the home office, flooded with natural light. Lansbrook residents enjoy gracious living that includes access to Lansbrook Commons’ park and recreation center with courts, fields, jogging paths, boat slips, playground, and shaded picnic pagodas with breathtaking vistas of famous Lake Tarpon.

GORGEOUS & UPDATED in Highland Lakes 55+ Community!

(Your First Mortgage)
A tree-lined street is home to this Highland Lakes beauty, rich with updates and quality renovations that include newer: roof and gutters; Pella Impact/Energy Efficient Windows/Sliders throughout, hardwood floors, Trane A/C, deep irrigation well, total master bath renovation, Whirlpool Whole House Water Filtration and Softener System, lush Stainmaster bedroom carpeting, complete screened lanai replacement and tile flooring, garage door and slate entryway, updated kitchen, interior door hardware, guest bath and home security system. Custom plantation shutters and Levolor blinds, an oversized pantry, laundry room, and a wet bar with counter and tons of storage complete the picture perfection. Beautifully tended, this 2/2/2 receives all the golf course, clubhouse, and recreational amenities residents cherish. A huge private backyard lends a tranquil serenity while the best of Florida’s leisure-time activities are steps away, including the residents’ lodge nestled on famous Lake Tarpon. A world unto itself, the elevation of Highland Lakes makes it one of Pinellas County’s most popular regions, along with its 25-minute drive time to Tampa’s airport and cultural epicenter. Proximity to Clearwater Beach, area parks and marinas, makes this home and its location, ideal.

The Perfect Town Home in Palm Harbor

(Palm Harbor Townhome)

Palm Harbor is one of the jewels in Pinellas County, and nestled in the most ideal spot is this Fox Chase townhome.

With easy access to the one and only Lake Tarpon, the famed Innisbrook Golf and Country Club, and minutes from the Gulf of Mexico, you’ll find this lovely 2 bedroom/2.5 bath home.

From the front entryway you can see the span of the interior from the Great Room; past the two-tiered staircase right through to the foliage-framed lanai.

Newer carpeting flows through with the spacious living room made cozy by the tiled-faced, wood-burning fireplace topped by a richly rustic mantel.

A large dining room boasts a selection of built-in cabinets that feature a serving area; perfect for hosting buffet brunches and supporting tons of holiday platters. The adjacent breakfast bar will be your favorite go-to for casual dining. It faces the neutral-toned, eat-in kitchen complete with pantry and sliders out to the screened porch that backs to the wooded area.

The porch is sized just right to suit your lounge chairs or herb garden. Screened on two sides, you’ll enjoy lush vistas of tropical shrubbery and towering trees in the distance. A stone patio can serve as BBQ central for the outdoor living Floridians enjoy year ‘round.

Upstairs, the master suite overlooks a sea of greenery and features a dressing area and bath with mirrored slider.

As an amenity-rich community, indulge in the sparkling community pool, tennis and shuffleboard courts, lawn bowling, putting green, and wonderfully shaded park/playground.