Driftwood Neighborhood Highlights:

Small, quaint area tucked between Big Bayou, Second Street and 24th Avenue South
Unique: A handful of homes nestled beneath a canopy of Live Oaks
Notable: Welcoming entrance archway above narrow, winding Driftwood Drive South
Number of Households: 44 – a mixture of Italian and Mediterranean architecture originally featuring 19 uniquely-detailed homes designed by local artist Mark Dixon Dodd
Nearby: Tropical Shores, Lassing Park, Frank Pierce Recreation Center, Bartlett Park, St. Petersburg Tennis Center, Grandview Park Boat Ramps, Big Bayou, Salt Creek
Schools: Lakewood Elementary, Bay Vista Fundamental ES, John Hopkins Middle School and Lakewood High School
Located in St. Petersburg City Council District 6


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Posted on April 12, 2019 at 10:17 AM
James E Tuten PA | Posted in St Petersburg Neighborhoods |

Kenneth City Ranch Style Home

Kenneth City is a town in southern Pinellas County between St Petersburg and Pinellas Park. Kenneth City was founded in 1957 by developer, Sidney Colen, who named the area after his son, Kenneth Colen. There are 7 small lakes in Kenneth City, Lake Charles, Lake Ila, Lake Janet, Lake Paul, Lake Susan, Lake Thomas, and Silver Lake. Many of the over 2000 single family homes are Ranch Style with 2 to 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, with either single or 2 car garages.

The home at 4700 58th Street north is a Ranch Style home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a single car garage.


For more information contact James E Tuten PA, RE/MAX Metro, at 727.644.3370 or james@hometeamtb.com


Posted on April 26, 2018 at 1:05 PM
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Short Sale Process

Short Sales Analyzed
A short sale can be an excellent solution for homeowners who need to sell, and who owe more on their homes than they are worth. In the past, it was rare for a bank or lender to accept a short sale. Today, however, due to overwhelming market changes, banks and lenders have become much more negotiable when it comes to short sale transactions. Recent changes in corporate policy and economic policy have also improved the chances of getting a short sale approved. The Short Sale Lenders are also offering Incentive dollars to the selling home owner. These incentives range from $1,500 to $30,000 depending on the Lender and program. Continue reading

Posted on February 9, 2018 at 6:33 PM
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