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Archive for July 2011

Introducing Belair Club #104

Clean crisp cottage just a short distance to Park Shore Beach. This cozy unit is completely upgraded with dark wood floors in the entry, living, & kitchen, granite counters in kitchen, Crema Marfil marble counters in bathrooms, plantation shutters throughout, new stainless steel appliances, Bosch dishwasher, washer, and dryer. Illuminated tray ceilings in the kitchen…

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Premier Sotheby’s International Realty – Over $1 Billion in Sales

Premier Sotheby’s International Realty sold more than $1 billion of real estate in Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Sarasota and Manatee counties in the first half of 2011, according to Terradatum.  Terradatum is a third party research firm that analyzes data in the local multiple listing service. Judy Green, president & CEO of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty,…

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New Facility in Southwest Florida to create Jobs

Per Halcyon Business Publications, Inc., 5D Composite Inc. has plans to relocate part of its manufacturing operation to Sarasota County this year.  This move will create 120 jobs over the next five years.  The new jobs created will be higher wage, technology-oriented jobs in manufacturing and engineering, as well as sales & support positions.  5D…

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Decreasing Energy Use Intensity

Battle of the Buildings The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says commercial buildings account for 18 percent of the nation’s energy use and spend more than $100 billion annually on energy cost.  On average, 30 percent of the energy used in commercial buildings is wasted. In May, this year’s second annual EPA Energy Star “Battle of…

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