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Washington Nationals’ Dave Martinez getting to know his team, and himself as a manager…

With pitchers and catchers already in West Palm Beach, FL, as well as a good number of position players, who don’t have to report until Monday the 19th, Dave Martinez and the Washington Nationals are still getting to know one another.

“I try not to think about lineups too much. I mean, but I think about the players and what I can do on that particular day to help one of them.” – Nationals’ skipper Dave Martinez

Martinez also reveals more of himself every day, when he meets with reporters to discuss what he’s seen from the team. He’s done so twice already.

So has anything surprised him in his first few days as a manager?

“Absolutely nothing,” he joked on Friday afternoon...

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Florida House ‘sweeps’ $182M from affordable housing fund that Senate fully funds

New apartments in downtown West Palm Beach, Florida,

The Florida House and Senate on Thursday each adopted $87 billion proposed fiscal year 2019 budgets that are within $100 million of each other’s bottom lines, but present significant differences in funding priorities.

The House adopted its $87.2 proposed spending plan in an 85-27 vote while the Senate passed its proposed $87.3 billion budget in a 37-1 tally. The two chambers are expected to begin conference sessions to forge a common budget, although the joint meetings have not been formally scheduled as yet.

Among differences to be reconciled is the House’s $8 million allocation and Senate’s $100 million commitment to the state’s Florida Forever conversation land-acquisition program, and the House’s plan to divert $182 million from affo...

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Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Hughes Shelton Realtors Recognized as the Number 1 Large Real Estate Team in Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Hughes Shelton Realtor Team wrapped up 2017 with their highest sales volume yet, closing 127 transactions with $116.36 million in residential sales volume. The exceptional sales volume earned the team the number one spot among Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate teams and individuals in the company’s west central Florida region.

"I’m very proud of our team for maintaining an increase in sales for quite some time now. We believe strongly in customized client services. The majority of our 2017 success was a result of our long-term, repeat clients where every transaction is more than a one-time deal for us," said Mike Hughes.

Hughes Shelton Realtors, comprised of team leaders Mike Hughes, Jeff Shelton, Andrea Webb and their 5 sales associates ...

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5 Pros and Pitfalls Investors Face When Jumping Into Residential Real Estate

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We are living in an era of self-driving cars and artificial intelligence. The political climate is strenuous, but the stock markets are hitting record highs. Yet, through these technological advancements and unpredictable environments, residential real estate continues to be one of the most stable and attractive investments. While most markets see commercial and large multifamily cap rates in the low single digits, single-family and small multi-family investment property in certain markets offer the chance to double and even triple those rates of return. Consequently, investors of all sizes are riding this wave and seeking to jump-start or further expand their portfolios. The following tips will help you guide your clients in this space:

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Searching For Tampa FL Housing?

Are you searching for Tampa FL housing for sale? There are many things to look for when investing in your dream home in Tampa FL. Investing in a home is one of the major financial decisions made by the average individual during his or her lifetime. Hence, one should extra cautious of spending his or her hard-earned money on such a property. Here are important things to consider when investing in Tampa FL housing.

The most important thing is to hire a reliable real estate agent in the area. Investing in your dream home is a daunting task. The wrong decision can waste your hard-earned money and time. A professional realtor knows what to look for when searching for a house for sale in Tampa FL. They are experienced in finding the best homes in the area for their customers...

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Reasons To Plan A Vacation In Tampa FL

If you haven’t been to the city of Tampa in Florida before, you definitely need to plan a vacation there. It is a location, adjacent to the Gulf of Mexico if you travel out on Tampa Bay. There are quite a few tourist attractions that you can visit, and it’s always better to go during the summer. Here are the things that you will be able to do it you go to Tampa in Florida.

Water Parks And Amusement Parks

There are quite a few water parks, as well as amusement parks, that you can visit when you get to Tampa. One of the most well-known is Adventure Island. There is quite a bit of water where people can have fun going on the many rides and slides. It’s going to make it one of the best trips that you will ever have...

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The History Of Tampa FL

When many people think about Tampa FL, the first thing that comes into their mind are some of the fantastic options in the city for visitors and those who live there. Perhaps it is the zoo or maybe Bush Gardens, and those can be wonderful places to visit. When you begin looking under the surface, however, you see that there is much more to learn about the area, including the history of the city.

The area of Tampa got its start early, long before any European settlers came into the area. It was known at Tanpa by the Native American tribes who lived in the area, a word which meant “Sticks of Fire.” It was after the settlers and explorers began coming through the area that it was renamed to Tampa...

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Say “BYE BYE” to your living issues now

BYE BYE” to your living issues now The apartments for rent in lexington ky are designed by the designers keeping in mind the ideal qualities of a dream home. They are beautifully designed with spacious 2-3 bedroom floor plans, several in-house amenities along with outdoor or community facilities. The surrounding neighborhoods are safe and sound.Read More

Apartments that appeals you to live in them

Apartments that appeals

Apartments in Lexington apartments are an epitome of beauty and sophistication. It has it all you can think of! These apartments are an epitome of high living standard that lets you spend your time in a panache and style.

Sometimes it’s really difficult to decide on how to choose an apartment. There are several pros and cons kept in mind when choosing a place to live. But this problem has a solution too. There are apartments in Lexington.

Features include:

  • Clubhouse with kitchen facilities
  • An outdoor swimming pool
  • A business center with the facility of computers and 24-hour Wi-Fi
  • A cinema theatre
  • A high tech exercise facility heavily equipped with latest machinery
  • A playground for kids and a walking track
  • Soccer, tennis, badminton and squash court
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • Vigilant...
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What you need other than a modern living?


Lexington is offering a great option of housing and apartments because there are some great opportunities for jobs. These apartments are well-built and really sophisticated with some of them facing the ocean view. Usually, the climate is really beautiful in the spring and fall letting you experience the place in its full youth as summers are humid and it snow in the winters with a lot of rainfall.

These apartments are really beautifully constructed. The location is of prime importance and is near all the public transportation. The local transport lets you be anywhere in just a matter of minutes. There is a specially designed parking lot that ensures your vehicle safety along with space.

The service is very prompt and vigilant that takes care of all your demands and requests...

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