What's Happening This Week In Gainesville Florida!

by Jala Harris 28. October 2014 10:03


Halloween is this Friday and we know the kids around town are getting geared up for the holiday! Below is a list of some of the favorite Halloween and Fall events around Gainesville. And just a reminder that daylight saving time ends this Sunday, so don’t forget to change your clocks back an hour early.

We hope to see you out in the community enjoying all that North Central Florida has to offer!

• Wednesday, October 29- Friday, October 31 – Rural Folklife Days at Stephen Foster State Park
• Friday, October 31 – Trick or Treat on Main Street in Alachua
• Friday, October 31 – Boo at the Zoo Santa Fe College
• Friday, October 31 – Cedar Key Halloween
  For more Halloween events for the kids check out Fun 4 Gator Kids website here.
• Saturday, November 1 – UF Gators vs. Georgia - GO GATORS!
• Saturday, November 1- Sunday, November 2 – 40th Annual Micanopy Fall Harvest Festival

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Featured Property Of The Week!

by Jala Harris 27. October 2014 12:17

26118 NW 239, Alachua, FL 32615

Gainesville Featured Home

Welcome Home! How would you like to own a 200 acre cattle ranch? Well here's your opportunity! Live on 200 acres of the most beautiful land in Alachua County complete with a charming all-brick 4/2 ranch-style house and several other structures. The entire property is fenced and cross fenced, with 8 fish-stocked, spring-fed ponds and 3 man-made ponds, fruit orchid with grapes, oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, persimmons and blueberries and pecan trees scattered throughout. You can truly live off the land and never leave the property! In addition to the main house, there is a very large pole barn complete with bathrooms, a shower and a kitchenette, a smaller pole barn, a concrete block workshop with attached storage building and a 100 year old farmhouse. Click here for more photos and details. #featuredgainesvillehome

Gainesville Featured Home

People are back to buying houses right now and supply is low. If you see a home that you love, make sure you give one of our Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish sales associates a call right away, before it’s gone! It’s a seller’s market and we need houses… list with us! We can get it sold for you – we are Gainesville’s real estate leader for a reason.

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Staff Happy Hour at Nappy's!

by Jala Harris 24. October 2014 09:35

Another big thanks to our amazing staff! Last night we celebrated our staff at Nappy's.

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Xiaoxia (Wendy) Wei Joins Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors!

by Jala Harris 22. October 2014 10:15

Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish, Realtors newest addition to our professional team is Xiaoxia (Wendy) Wei.

Wendy was born in a small city in China where she spent her first fourteen years. She then moved to Tianshui to further her studies and then work for the local University. In 2005, she moved to the United States when her husband received a job offer with the University of Florida.

Wendy has been a leasing office manager for a local apartment complex where she oversaw the daily operations of the office and maintained tenant relations in a multicultural environment. She also developed marketing strategies to attract new tenants. Wendy says she made an easy choice to couple with Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish, "My goal is to build a strong personal brand, and with the platform Coldwell Banker has at my fingertips I believe I can offer my clients the best possible service and tools to accomplish their goals."

Wendy enjoys dancing, and teaches dance on the weekends at Huagen Chinese School.

Contact Wendy today!
Wendy Wei, Realtor®
352.213.5159 cell

What's Happening This Week In Gainesville Florida!

by Jala Harris 21. October 2014 15:10


This week is another busy week in Gainesville, fun community events for everyone. We hope to see you out in the community enjoying all that Gainesville has to offer!

• Tuesday, October 21- Sunday, October 26 – Alachua County Fair at the Fair Grounds
• Friday, October 24 - 21st Annual Charity Golf Classic benefiting Stop Children’s Cancer
• Friday, October 24 - ‘Evening Under the Oaks’ benefiting the students at Santa Fe College
• Saturday, October 25 - High Springs Fall Festival
• Saturday, October 25 - Noche de Gala 2014 benefiting Sebastian Ferrero Foundation
• Saturday, October 25 - McIntosh 1890’s Festival
• Saturday, October 25 - 10th Annual Florida Bat Festival at the Lubee Bat Conservancy
• Saturday, October 25 - “Making Strides” American Cancer Society in Downtown Gainesville
• Saturday, October 25 - Gainesville Pride Parade & Festival
• Saturday, October 25 - Santa Fe Century Bike Ride
• Saturday, October 25- Wednesday, October 29 - Fall 2014 Book Sale
• Sunday, October 26 - Horse Farm Hundred- Gainesville Cycling Festival 

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Great tip from our own Lisa Fetrow!

by Jala Harris 20. October 2014 16:25

Our very own Lisa Fetrow was featured this morning on WCJB-TV. Click here to watch the complete video on tips to improve your posture.


Lisa Fetrow is a Realtor® with Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish, Realtors and a group exercise instructor at Gainesville Health & Fitness Center. To learn more about Lisa make sure to check out her profile here.

 

Featured Property Of The Week!

by Jala Harris 15. October 2014 10:16

4829 SW 83rd Terrace Gainesville, FL 32608

Welcome Home to this secluded, wooded villa conveniently snuggled in the heart of Haile Plantation! Classic layout inside focus around a cabin-style fire place with wooden floors throughout. New ceramic tiles in the bathrooms. Horizontal blinds in every room come with the home. The various tall trees surrounding the home provide a majestic wooded look and plenty of shade from the Florida sun. Located on a small rolling lot with direct access to a walking/running trail that traces a scenic view of the Haile Plantation community. Lots of goodies left behind including yard tools, pressure washer, floor scrubber and more. Value epitomized! Click here for more photos and details. #featuredgainesvillehome

Gainesville Featured Home

Gainesville Featured Home

Gainesville Featured Home

People are back to buying houses right now and supply is low. If you see a home that you love, make sure you give one of our Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish sales associates a call right away, before it’s gone! It’s a seller’s market and we need houses… list with us! We can get it sold for you – we are Gainesville’s real estate leader for a reason.

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What's Happening This Week in Gainesville Florida!

by Jala Harris 13. October 2014 09:29


This week is an exciting week in Gainesville Florida! It is Homecoming week for the University of Florida and there are many events planned. For a full list and more details visit www.GatorGrowl.org.

The Alachua County Fair also kicks off on Saturday and is always a favorite this time of year. We hope to see you out in the community enjoying all that North Central Florida has to offer!

• Monday, October 13 - UF Homecoming Pageant 
• Tuesday, October 14 - Talent Night at the Phillips Center 
• Thursday, October 16 - 6th Annual “Gainesville Gone Austin” benefitting The Child Advocacy Center
• Friday, October 17 – SunTrust Gator Gallop
• Friday, October 17 – UF Homecoming Parade
• Friday, October 17 – Gator Growl on Flavet Field
• Friday, October 17- Sunday, October 19 – Alligator Warrior Festival at O’Leno State Park
• Saturday, October 18 – UF Homecoming Alumni BBQ at Emerson Hall
• Saturday, October 18 – UF Gators vs. Missouri - GO GATORS!
• Saturday, October 18- Sunday, October 26 – Alachua County Fair at the Fair Grounds

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Patrick Hare Joins Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors!

by Jala Harris 8. October 2014 12:26

Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish, Realtors is pleased to announce the addition of Patrick Hare as our newest Associate.

Patrick has been a local Realtor and member of the Gainesville Alachua County Association of Realtors since 1989 and a Broker Associate since 1992.

Prior to beginning his real estate career Patrick moved from Maryland to study at Miami Dade College and UF and has a degree in Architecture. After college he gained practical work experience in architecture, building construction and land surveying.

Patrick is a consistent multi-million dollar producer and past member of Coldwell Banker Diamond Society.

When not helping people buy and sell real estate he enjoys spending time outdoors in the natural beauty of North Florida. He is a volunteer cleanup diver at Ichetucknee Springs State Park and active in Santa Fe and Suwannee River cleanup and springs conservation efforts.

Contact Patrick today!
Patrick E. Hare, Broker Associate
352.339.1081 cell

What's Happening This Week in Gainesville Florida!

by Jala Harris 29. September 2014 11:17


October is set to be a busy month in Gainesville, fun community events for everyone. There are so many fun events this month we thought we would split them up and post each week. We hope to see you out in the community enjoying all that North Central Florida has to offer!

• Saturday, October 4 - UF Gators at Tennessee- GO GATORS!
• Saturday, October 4 - ButterflyFest at FL Museum of Natural History
• Saturday, October 4 - 7th Annual Dudley Farm Quilt Show
• Saturday, October 4 – High Springs City Wide Yard Sale
• Saturday, October 4 – 26th Annual Fall Harvest & Peanut Festival in Williston
• Saturday, October 4 – Newberry Fall Market Festival
• Saturday, October 5 – 5th Annual Gainesville Kids Triathlon at Citizens Field

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