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Longtime Jacksonville Residents End Their Home Search at The John Gorrie a condominium

February 25th, 2015 · No Comments

Homeowners at The John Gorrie a condominium, Valerie Williams and Charlie Bell

After one year of searching for the perfect home to buy, married couple Valerie Williams and Charlie Bell were drawn to the atmosphere, amenities and surrounding community of The John…

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What’s News – JAX Residential Real Estate: Zillow ranks Jacksonville No. 7 “Hottest” Market

December 11th, 2013 · No Comments

Online housing marketplace Zillow ranked the Jacksonville area as the No. 7 hottest housing market in the U.S. based on several factors, including relatively low unemployment rates and rising home values, the Jacksonville Business Journal reported Dec. 9.

Jacksonville home values are…

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Then and Now – The Transformation of The John Gorrie a condominium

November 12th, 2013 · No Comments

It wasn’t long ago – less than two decades, in fact – that hundreds of students were receiving an education at John Gorrie Junior High School in the Riverside neighborhood. Named after famous Floridian Dr. John Gorrie, the inventor of air conditioning and the first ice machine, the John Gorrie school opened its doors in 1923 and permanently closed them to students in 1997.

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European Influences at The John Gorrie a condominium

June 25th, 2013 · No Comments

The historic neighborhood of Riverside Avondale is known for its diverse and extensive collection of architectural styles ranging from Queen Anne to Prairie to Colonial Revival and beyond.

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Sustainable Neighborhood Tour Showcases Riverside and Downtown

September 23rd, 2011 · No Comments

More than 50 people turned out last night for the Sustainable Neighborhood Tour presented by Urban Land Institute (ULI) North Florida and the First Coast American Planning Association (APA). The tour showcased the sustainability of urban neighborhoods like Riverside, which was recently named one of the 10 Great Neighborhoods in America by APA, and potential new areas of development in downtown Jacksonville.

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ULI North Florida and First Coast APA Host Sustainable Neighborhood Tour Sept. 22

September 19th, 2011 · No Comments

You won’t want to miss the Sustainable Neighborhood Tour this Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m. hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) North Florida and the First Coast American Planning Association (APA).

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A Cure for the “Nothing to Do” Blues

August 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Now that the kids are back in school, it’s time for a little grown-up fun! Here are this week’s unique “adults-only” events happening in Northeast Florida.

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A Cure for the “Nothing to Do” Blues

July 29th, 2011 · No Comments

Is the summer heat bumming you out? Well, here are some interesting and unique events happening in Northeast Florida this week that can help you to beat the heat and the summer blues. Get out and have some fun!

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Fox News Unveils Top 5 Reasons to Visit Jacksonville

February 26th, 2010 · No Comments

Downtown Jacksonville We all know Jacksonville is a great city to call home, and now the rest of the world knows why it is an awesome place to visit. Fox News released an article yesterday listing the Top 5 reasons out-of-towners should visit the First…

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Mayor John Peyton Addresses the Future of Downtown Jacksonville

February 16th, 2010 · No Comments

Downtown Jacksonville aerialAs the sun rose over the St. Johns River early on a recent Tuesday morning, dozens of Jacksonville’s movers and shakers met to hear Mayor John Peyton discuss the future of Downtown Jacksonville. Overall, the Mayor emphasized that we must invest…

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