Tampa Vintage Homes Realtor

Follow me
Real Estate Broker/Owner - Vintage Homes Realty - BK3121917
Primary focus is on the Heights neighborhoods in Tampa, FL. That may be news and information but also a vehicle to highlight some of the wonderful homes I have listed, my musings and those ever present stray thoughts.
Spring brings out neighbors and friends and in what has become a ritual, the evening events at Tower Park (other wise know as the Sulphur Springs Water Tower). The Suphur Springs Water Tower was built by Josiah Richardson in the 1920's to serve what was then the resort town of Sulphur Springs and...
The tradition of the Home Tour continues this year.  The starting point this year will be the stunning Gothic Revival architecture of Hillsborough High School. The Hillsborough High School is easily the most ornate school in all of Hillsborough County with stained glass windows rivaling those of ...
The greater Seminole Heights has taken a beating in the real estate market for nearly 3 years.  However, our local print a broadcast media is not reporting what is changing.  Like the rest of Hillsborough County our market inventory is dropping but nobody is reporting it to the public.  They keep...
While the media keeps screaming that the sky is falling, they will likely be behind the curve as the inventory drops just as they were when the deflation of home prices began.In the summer of 2005, daily inventory of homes in Hillsborough County struggled to maintain 3,000 active listing. By late...
This annual event raises money for things that our local branch of the library may not have been budgeted for in the Tampa-Hillsborough Library system.  The best part is the neighborhood association holds the money.  When the librarian has a need that is not in the budget there is no bureaucracy...
  Just 75k!  This great little bungalow needs some TLC to shine. It's not perfect at this price but it has great bones.  Open Porch, claw foot tub and built-in.  Original Dolly Varden siding is in good shape.  This is a restoration project that won't break your bank account and won't leave you up...
Broward Elementary (corner of Osborne & Ola) in South Seminole Heights will be holding their Broward School Bazaar on Saturday, 2/28/09  (Rain Date 3/7) 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. This community event raises money for the PTA Huge Rummage Sale, Food, Activities for Kids, Blood Drive and all proceeds ben...
Open House Sunday February 8th Check the Open House Link  2/2 with ad valorum tax abatement.Seminole Heights Historic District restoration.  This home has been restored in close consultation with the City of Tampa's Architectural Review Commission.  The mechanicals of this home have been complete...
The residents and business owners of Seminole Heights are getting ready to take the next steps in shaping the zoning and development codes that will guide the future of the greater Seminole Heights area through a series of 5 scheduled workshops. The first beginning on January 28th at 6pm. The wor...
Many northern cities have community gardens but it is not a concept that has gain a lot of traction here in Tampa.  However, that may soon change.  Robin Milcowitz, a member of the Business Guild of Seminole Heights (BGoSH) and owner of  Greener Pixels, Graphic Design is trying to start a communi...

Rick Fifer

Broker/Owner, Vintage Homes Realty
local_phone(813) 513-4250
smartphone(813) 758-7444
Contact The Author
Tampa Real Estate information, listings, and stray thoughts. Information on Heights neighborhoods (Seminole, Tampa, Ybor, Riverside) and historic/vintage homes in the Tampa area.