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What is the Federal Reserve Really Doing / Saying?

September 17, 2012 News

WOW…What a week last week was for not only the financial markets but the real estate market as well.  I believe it was historic as chairman Bernanke basically went what I call “All In”.  The best analogy I can muster is a poker player who believes he has by far the best hand and takes all […]

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The History of Key Colony Beach Realty, Inc.

September 10, 2012 News

Next year Key Colony Beach Realty will be celebrating its 30th year in business in the fabulous Florida Keys.  I am proud to be a second generation business owner in the company that my father and mother founded back in 1983.  As a matter of fact, our rental division still resides in the same building […]

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Post Florida Keys Tropical Storm Isaac Update

August 28, 2012 News

Well Isaac has come and gone regarding the Florida Keys, leaving behind hot and muggy weather for sure.  Now the Gulf Coast is facing the storm and preliminarily it looks like it will be more of a rain event than a wind event.  The media, IMHO, has been really doing a disservice to the general […]

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Flyboarding Arrives Via Jet(ski) To The Florida Keys

July 5, 2012 News

Have you ever dreamed of flying through the air without a plane? Well, this could be your chance: a water-powered jet system called “flyboarding” has just come to the Marathon area.  It’s a floating levitation device that is attached to a watercraft for power. With just a few minutes of instruction you will be “hovering” […]

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Congratulations To Keys High School Students

May 30, 2012 News

Every high school longs for this day… graduation! It’s one of the first big milestones in a persons life.  Tonight, the Florida Keys are honoring two students who will be heading to the University of Florida this fall as National Merit Scholars. Gabriel Roberts, 18 of Coral Shores High School and Marina Kay Wiatt, 18 […]

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Happy Memorial Day Weekend

May 24, 2012 News

Here are some interesting facts about Memorial Day—some you may know, some you may not!     (Information derived from:  http://thepioneerwoman.com/homeschooling/2010/05/about-memorial-day/  Memorial Day was was first observed on May 30, 1868.  Memorial Day was originally called “Decoration Day.”  Memorial Day was originally created to honor Union soldiers who’d died while fighting in the Civil War. […]

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