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Pasco real estate transactions for Aug. 8

Real estate transactions

DADE CITY

34751 Orange Belt Dr., to Stacie R. Childs & Mary A. Tipton by Bobby R. Simmons & Deborah R. Simmons, $135,000, 7/11/2014.

37404 Long Ave., to Porfirio Martinez & Danielle Kaylynn Vasquez by Maria Espinoza & Sergio Espinoza, $100,000, 7/16/2014.

34620 Blanton Rd., to Lawrence A. Haker by Carlos Camara & Norma Camara, $99,900, 7/15/2014.

12621 Abbey Dr., to Sean Ridgeway by 12621 Abbey Dr Florida Land Trust 1 & Alric LLC, $95,000, 7/18/2014.

35621 Auston Dr., to Jesse G. Clayton by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $94,900, 6/17/2014.

36538 Patton Rd., to Gena Freese & Scott Pfeiffer by Phh Mtg Corp, $55,000, 6/12/2014.

37830 Crystal Way, to Jose I. Sanchez & Olga L. Sanchez by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $43,500, 7/16/2014.

37403 Vero Ln., to U S Bnk Natl Association & Us Bnk Natl Assn by Acceptance Nationwide & Paula S. As Clerk Oneil, $40,000, 7/22/2014.

HOLIDAY

2401 Triggerfish Ct., to Barbara Broxson & Brandon Broxson by Phillippe R. Aumont, $216,000, 7/10/2014.

2404 Pleasant Hill Ln., to Carl Knobelsdorf & Joan Knobelsdorf by Chris P. Hoover & Deborah A. Hoover, $169,900, 7/18/2014.

3346 Bahia Ave., to Stephanie Feliciano by Beatrice Derby & William Derby, $126,000, 7/18/2014.

3620 Luma Dr., to Susan C. Kristich by Angeliki A. Poulos & Elias Poulos, $90,000, 7/16/2014.

3288 Masonville Lp., to Dale S. Hopper by Anne Marie Beaton & Anne Marie Harbaugh, $70,000, 7/21/2014.

3520 Wiltshire Dr., to Tux & Bud LLC by L. Geraldicarol, $65,000, 6/25/2014.

3126 Salton St., to Hany Ramzy Khalil & Louie Lotfy by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $56,000, 6/13/2014.

3663 Overland Dr., to Svetlana Zablotzka by Overland Trust & Billy Sanders Trustee, $52,500, 7/17/2014.

4843 Picture Ave., to Jennifer Kershaw by Jon Folsom & Vita Folsom, $40,000, 7/11/2014.

HUDSON

5842 Beverly Dr., to Leisa A. Sander & Timothy A. Sander by Marjorie K. Thomas & Stephen O. Thomas, $475,000, 7/10/2014.

17537 Meridian Blvd., to Eric L. Forcade & Shannon M. Forcade by Christiana Trust & Stanwich Mtg Loan Trust, $239,900, 7/15/2014.

14250 Foursome Dr., to Carla Pantani by John Clayton Luke Jr. & John Joseph Michalak, $210,000, 7/11/2014.

12832 Third Isle, to Betty J. Berwanger & Gary T. Berwanger by Deborah G. Knobl & Steve J. Knobl, $190,000, 7/16/2014.

13220 Old Florida Cir., to A. Asumendideborah & M. Asumendijohn by David M. Barr & Margaret L. Barr, $157,000, 7/18/2014.

8827 Poe Dr., to Connie Slye & Robert Slye by Mary Jane Clements, $147,000, 7/8/2014.

8404 Wagon Wheel Ln., to Wilmer Moises Cabrera Arias & Mandy Cabrera by Raymond Brumbaugh & Virginia Brumbaugh, $142,000, 6/30/2014.

13133 Golf Ridge Pl., to Canter Judith Hauck & George R. Hauck by Gragnaniello Family Trust & Maryanne Masi, $139,000, 7/9/2014.

12431 Cavalier Ct., to Federal Home Loan Mtg Corp by Of America Bank, $132,000, 6/14/2014.

8218 Golf Club Ct., to Maxey Brenda Jimenez by Thomas F. Murphy, $120,000, 6/30/2014.

13643 Schlee Ct., to Diane E. Cremer by Marian E. Salvaggio, $112,000, 7/18/2014.

8229 Gulf Way, to Jonathan A. Lind by Third Mtg Co Fifth, $106,500, 6/9/2014.

13333 Brigham Ln., to Gina L. Cheeks & Rickey W. Cheeks by Bosche Arthur D Trust & Danna Bosche, $90,000, 7/18/2014.

13011 Club Dr., to Donna Jo Carletta by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $86,900, 7/14/2014.

12806 Woodbine Dr., to Daryl T. Alston & Michelle W. Alston by Gina L. Cheeks & Rickey W. Cheeks Sr., $82,000, 7/22/2014.

15232 Dennis Dr., to Dewayne E. Ryan II by Michael Deluca Jr., $80,000, 7/17/2014.

13500 Norman Cir., to Anthony P. Rubio & Karen Rubio by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $69,500, 7/18/2014.

12434 Dearborn Dr., to Annelise Sivic & Kenneth E. Sivic by Mary Ann Vitale, $55,000, 7/1/2014.

7425 Maryland Ave., to Evan Bennett by George Pulido, $54,000, 7/8/2014.

12735 Cedar Ridge Dr., to Cheryl Adams Trustee & Adams Cheryl Trust by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $50,000, 6/26/2014.

12010 Chuck Cir., to Laura Scheerer & Michael Scheerer by Equity Mtg Asset Backed Pass Through Home & Residential Asset Securities Corp, $46,000, 7/16/2014.

12312 Partridge Hill Row, to Diana Richardson by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $45,900, 7/15/2014.

7423 Greystone Dr., to Donald Nightingale & Maryann Nightingdale by Cecilia Wentz, $45,000, 7/11/2014.

6836 Flicker Ln., to Jack Cooper & Jeff Cooper by Blanca Burchett & Robert Burchett, $43,000, 7/22/2014.

LAND O'LAKES

4726 Lago Vista Cir., to Pamela Bauer & Patrick Bauer by William Ryan Homes Florida Inc, $412,000, 7/18/2014.

7241 Derwent Glen Cir., to Brandilyn Davis & Michael Davis by Heidimonika Castle & Daniel L. Soto, $267,700, 7/18/2014.

5146 Balsam Dr., to Brian Shiamone & Kristina Shiamone by Charlotte Sheppard & Christopher Sheppard Jr., $249,900, 7/16/2014.

17528 Sandgate Ct., to Edison Estrada & Paola Estrada by Helvey L. Johnson, $205,000, 7/18/2014.

3312 Hoylake Ct., to Russell Cooper & Nicole Lynn Kelly by James C. Hoffman, $170,000, 7/16/2014.

3245 Downan Point Dr., to Elizabeth Halperin & Jason Halperin by Ryan R. Wilkey, $168,000, 7/10/2014.

22322 Kingsley Ln., to Joseph S. Schembri by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $165,000, 7/11/2014.

7610 Deer Path Ln., to Deborah C. Pittman & Harold O. Pittman by Angela M. Dilisio & Louis J. Dilisio, $165,000, 7/8/2014.

6034 Blue Sage Dr., to Midfirst Bnk by Dupree Lakes Homeowners Assn Inc & Amy Howell, $154,200, 7/21/2014.

18422 Snowdonia Dr., to Jose B. Espinal & Lillian A. Espinal by Alternative Loan Trust 2006 Oa10 & Of Ny Mellon Bank Trustee, $132,300, 7/1/2014.

4334 Silver Falls Dr., to Carrena Balderson & Michael Balderson by Kathleen Church & Lawrence Church, $125,000, 6/27/2014.

9915 Torrisdale Lp., to Wells Fargo Bnk by Casandra L. Creel & Cassandra L. Creel, $101,900, 7/22/2014.

22753 Penny Lp., to William Curtis Phagan Jr. by Kelly Leeann Clore & William Curtis Phagan III, $49,600, 7/17/2014.

LUTZ

24539 Siena Dr., to Nationstar Mtg LLC by Paula S. As Clerk &. Comptroller Oneil & Oak Grove P U D Homeowners Assn Inc, $147,600, 7/15/2014.

4915 Gazelle Pl., to Keystone Challenge Fund Inc by Of America Bank, $48,300, 5/27/2014.

NEW PORT RICHEY

6522 Alcester Dr., to Daniel S. Lett & Stacey Lett by Dennis D. Martin & Linda Martin, $442,500, 7/3/2014.

2426 Merrivale Ct., to Brian Hershelman & Kathy Hershelman by Brad M. Garey, $300,000, 7/16/2014.

5117 South Shore Dr., to Vogel Beverly A. Conway by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $273,000, 7/17/2014.

1433 Haverhill Dr., to David T. Snee & Laura Stacey Snee by Kathy E. Hynes & Thomas P. Hynes, $268,000, 7/8/2014.

11829 Washburn Pl., to William D. Mitchell by Bradley P. Baker & Janet K. Baker, $245,000, 7/11/2014.

8919 Linebrook Dr., to Amico Joseph D & Amico Laurie D by Sharon Billings, $235,000, 7/17/2014.

1601 Westerham Lp., to Leslie C. Elwonger Trustee & Elwonger Leslie C Trust by Thomas P. Gargiulo & William P. Gargiulo, $229,900, 7/10/2014.

8101 Pea Tree Ct., to Freo Florida LLC by Cassie D. Mcdonnell & Jeffrey J. Mcdonnell, $214,000, 6/30/2014.

8531 Decubellis Rd., to 7008 Little Road LLC by Peter A. Little, $210,000, 7/14/2014.

5748 Massachusetts Ave., to Pamela J. Volchko by Deborah A. Babinetz & Michael J. Babinetz, $200,000, 7/18/2014.

9518 Scenic Pine Ct., to Linda S. Smartt & Oscar M. Smartt by Graydon L. Agar & Agar Joanne M. Tustin, $190,000, 7/22/2014.

9625 Trumpet Vine Lp., to Renata Congleton by Harry P. Hahn & Kathy L. Hahn, $179,300, 7/21/2014.

4516 Seagull Dr. 301, to Harry Kounellas by Martha L. Marcel & George T. West, $170,000, 7/18/2014.

9416 Trumpet Vine Lp., to Jennifer A. Ruddy by Salvatore Furca & Lucia Pepe, $167,500, 7/18/2014.

3414 Rankin Dr., to Kelley R. Cassis & Rami E. Cassis by Jeffrey W. Devore & Roxann L. Devore, $160,000, 7/7/2014.

11959 Palm Bay Ct., to Bryan O. Lehocki & Donna Lehocki by Martha Odom & William B. Odom, $160,000, 6/30/2014.

9915 Weiskopf Dr., to Ryan S. Mitroka & Susan A. Mitroka by Daniel C. P. L. A. I. F. Consuegra & Mae Fannie, $156,500, 5/22/2014.

8046 Cameron Cay Ct., to Ronda K. Stevens by Joseph J. Chevren III, $156,000, 7/17/2014.

4239 Grouper Ln., to Joseph E. Florian Suarez by Michael L. Pio & Tina Pio, $145,000, 7/14/2014.

11212 Clear Oak Cir., to Kathy Gachev by Veronica Zizzi, $125,000, 7/11/2014.

4329 Foxboro Dr., to Dharmendra N. Patel & Heena Patel by Caris Christine Markos, $125,000, 7/3/2014.

4329 Foxboro Dr., to Dharmendra N. Patel & Heena Patel by Caris Christine Markos, $125,000, 7/3/2014.

9544 Calle Alta, to Frank H. Selvey & Genevieve I. Selvey by Federal Home Loan Mtg Corp, $120,400, 7/18/2014.

10844 New Brighton Ct., to Nidia J. Burgos & Ricardo Burgos by Jeffrey K. Greder, $119,900, 7/10/2014.

10940 New Brighton Ct., to American Homes 4 Rent Prop Seven LLC by Aubin Jennifer St & Aubin Joshua St, $118,000, 7/17/2014.

5727 Biscayne Ct. 202, to Karen J. Contarino & Ronald B. Salkowitz by Martin Forero, $114,900, 7/18/2014.

2550 Gailwood Dr., to Burke Darlene Bridges by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $114,900, 7/18/2014.

7730 Arlight Dr., to Justus Michael Murtha by Dawn A. Hutton & Dennis M. Hutton Jr., $111,000, 7/14/2014.

6746 Lassen Ave., to Sonia R. Hoyos by Sarah Holland, $92,000, 7/18/2014.

6765 River Rd., to Robin Lynne Artzner & William Clinton Manion by Beverly G. Szopinski & Charles M. Szopinski, $85,100, 7/18/2014.

3831 Topsail Trl, to Florida Eagle Invest LLC by Linda H. Hamlett, $76,000, 7/18/2014.

7310 Amber Dr., to Tux & Bud LLC by L. Geraldicarol, $75,000, 6/25/2014.

6702 Ranchwood Lp., to Matthew D. Sherwood & Pamela J. Sherwood by Darlene Williams, $70,000, 7/18/2014.

6101 Halifax Dr., to Colleen Ann Butler by Charles P. Hope Sr., $66,000, 7/22/2014.

7338 Sequoia Dr., to Fetlar LLC by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $62,500, 7/16/2014.

6405 Bandura Ave., to Krystal Rentals LLC by Diana Goble, $57,000, 7/17/2014.

3831 Topsail Trl, to Florida Eagle Invest LLC by Linda H. Hamlett, $56,000, 7/15/2014.

11441 Tipton Ave., to Kathryn M. Hampton Trustee & Hampton Kathryn M Trust by Albateen Taylor, $55,000, 7/17/2014.

5132 Muriel Ln., to Mahwish Siddiqui by Mahmood Khan, $53,700, 7/17/2014.

3349 Trophy Blvd., to Chris J. Ripca by Jack S. Butchart & Susan L. Butchart, $46,500, 7/19/2014.

4514 Mayflower Dr., to Kaveh Karandish by Gerald D. Hanson Trustee & Hanson Wallace J Trust, $44,000, 7/10/2014.

ODESSA

13905 Noble Park Dr., to Cheryl Crawford & Karl Crawford by Carey D. Bodden, $208,500, 7/16/2014.

1744 Paladino Ct., to Hsbc Bnk Usa & Merrill Lynch Mtg Investors Inc by Paula S. As Clerk Oneil & Jose Ramon, $59,100, 7/22/2014.

PORT RICHEY

10157 Grove Dr., to Sharais Sosa Hernandez by Ann E. Thiel & Christopher Charles Thiel, $399,900, 7/15/2014.

8141 Aquila St. 325, to Fariyal Mehdi Alarakhia & Mehdimohamed Hussein Alarakhia by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $111,000, 7/18/2014.

7434 Dauvin Ct., to Annette T. Jacome & Luis A. Jacome by Donald Nightingale & Maryann Nightingale, $106,500, 7/14/2014.

11038 Sandtrap Dr., to Charles A. Novak by Gail S. Hirst, $100,000, 7/1/2014.

9415 Rutland Ln., to Alexander D. Boley by Nicky J. Smetzer, $94,900, 7/11/2014.

8141 Merrimac Dr., to Bernanrd M. Struys & Robin M. Struys by Barbara Monnier & Jack Monnier, $87,000, 7/22/2014.

11331 Fox Run, to Huy K. Tran by Geraldine Grace Eckstein & Marion H. Phillips, $72,500, 7/11/2014.

7701 Ironbark Dr., to Lori Bracy by Regency Invest Group LLC, $70,000, 7/11/2014.

7252 Sandalwood Dr., to Heather M. Dirienzo & Kenneth J. Dirienzo by Caroline Lillian Sender & Sender Evelyn M Life Est, $66,000, 7/8/2014.

8221 San Felipe Ct., to Gloria A. Syrigonakis & Michael J. Syrigonakis by Sarah Iacomino & Vincent J. Iacomino Sr., $60,000, 7/8/2014.

7921 Halsey Dr., to Tamariz E. Rodriquez by Eisner Eileen E Trust & Eisner Hollis C Trust, $55,900, 7/18/2014.

11721 Meadow Dr., to Ace Backed Securities Corp Home Equity Loan & Backed Pass Through Certificates Asset by Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc & Paula S. As Clerk &. Comptroller Oneil, $53,400, 7/17/2014.

8024 Pequena Dr., to Ana Gonzalez & Pedro Gonzalez by Owners Self Fin Inc, $52,000, 7/16/2014.

9530 Rainbow Ln., to Robert V. Boyd & Maria Farrugia by Mark Phillips, $47,000, 7/15/2014.

7034 Embassy Blvd., to Rhema LLC by Rosemary Gerken & Pat A. I. F. Tassone, $40,000, 7/10/2014.

SAN ANTONIO

10112 Cleghorn Dr., to Luanne M. Hanson & Robert B. Hanson by Federal Home Loan Mtg Corp, $137,000, 7/21/2014.

11911 Orange St., to Dustin Ballard & Jacqueline Nicole Ballard by Anne Ryan & Jude M. Ryan, $86,000, 7/18/2014.

SPRING HILL

16810 Midsummer Ln., to Cristian Baptis & Yvette Baptis by Jack Ciucio Jr., $180,000, 7/11/2014.

WESLEY CHAPEL

3148 Watermark Dr., to Francisco H. Bezerra & Lilyan Bezerra by Cynthia R. Cucchi & Gary A. Cucchi, $575,000, 7/14/2014.

27042 Laurel Chase Ln., to Aimee Ensign & Marc Ensign by Maya Pakhomova & Roman Pinis, $450,000, 7/11/2014.

4236 Rustic Pine Pl., to Dilip Chemburkar & Neelam Chemburkar by Yih Chang Cheng, $349,500, 7/17/2014.

1323 Deerbourne Dr., to Shawn Scott by Eric B. Lawton, $320,000, 7/18/2014.

32100 Garden Alcove Lp., to Erin L. Reynolds & James R. Reynolds II by Jason L. Crotchett & Bouchra Stiti, $309,000, 7/21/2014.

32618 Summerglade Dr., to Andrew D. Ghelfi & Tina M. Ghelfi by Stephen C. Brandt, $290,000, 7/8/2014.

5242 Spectacular Bid Dr., to Alan M. Disotto by John V. Diaz & Maria E. Diaz, $247,000, 7/17/2014.

4635 Tealwood Trl, to Vauixrose Simeon Lewis & Lewis Georgina Perez by Christopher Kluender & Theresa Kluender, $240,000, 6/27/2014.

1219 Maximilian Dr., to Daniel Padilla & Nelida Padilla by Jeanne Ghizzone, $235,000, 7/16/2014.

30708 Nickerson Lp., to Bethany Rose Mcnew & Gustavo Pancorvo by Brian Shiamone & Kristina Shiamone, $197,000, 7/17/2014.

4541 Rolling Greene Dr., to Harold J. Key & Heather C. Key by Southeast Prop Acquisitions LLC, $196,000, 7/15/2014.

4234 Medbury Dr., to Corey J. Sagenich & Jessica L. Sagenich by Alexander Moreno & Silvia A. Moreno, $186,500, 7/22/2014.

1137 Baycrest Dr., to Roman Peretskyy by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $185,000, 7/17/2014.

4212 Chase Dr., to John J. Wells by Christopher R. A. I. F. Caravella & Eugene C. Williams Jr., $172,000, 7/18/2014.

31845 Turkeyhill Dr., to James John Cherry II by Jenna Marie Moss & Stephen Louir Moss Jr., $160,000, 7/22/2014.

28831 Raindance Ave., to Freo Florida LLC by Alicia Everett & Roger Everett, $153,000, 7/15/2014.

30951 Mandolin Cay Ave., to Gricel Leon by Mae Fannie & Federal Natl Mtg Assn, $152,000, 5/30/2014.

31303 Baclan Dr., to Federal Natl Mtg Assn by Adolfo Salguero & Beatriz E. Vargas, $150,900, 6/30/2014.

27702 Sora Blvd., to Mark Kadzielawski & Monika Kadzielawski by Christopher M. Carter & Presleen Joselyne Himalaya Carter, $148,000, 7/17/2014.

4137 Branchside Ln., to Chunru Zhang by Deutsche Bnkust Co Americas & Asset Backed Pass Through Mortgage, $147,000, 7/2/2014.

27434 Sky Lake Cir., to Paul Abraham Edwards by Federal Home Loan Mtg Corp, $140,000, 6/26/2014.

7310 Newhall Pass Ln., to Melissa Chaidez by Alfredo Rivero & Diana Rosa Socorro, $130,000, 7/17/2014.

3948 Langdrum Dr., to Hsbc Bnk Usa by Meadow Pointe Homeowner S Assn Inc & Meadow Pointe Homeowners Assn Incorpora, $126,400, 7/22/2014.

31230 Baclan Dr., to Structured Asset Invest Loan Trust & Us Bnk Natl Assn by Bridgewater Community Assn Incorporation & Diana L. Drum, $115,800, 7/22/2014.

ZEPHYRHILLS

5136 Camberlea Ave., to Tammy K. Janas & Walter P. Janas Jr. by Federal Home Loan Mtg Corp & Shuler Pa Atty In Fact Kass, $255,000, 7/18/2014.

5744 Pawnee St., to Joanne M. Gillissen & Paul J. Gillissen by Gabbert Doris M Trust & Robert E. Gabbert, $102,500, 7/15/2014.

5638 Passing Pine Ln., to Citimortgage Inc by Any & All Unknown Parties & Jane Doe, $96,600, 7/16/2014.

7544 Forbes Rd., to Household Fin Corp by Paula S. As Clerk Oneil & Billy R. Price, $74,500, 7/21/2014.

37640 Campo Ave., to Eileen M. Seiter & Spanish Trails W Home Owners Assn Inc by Roger L. Smith & Roxanne Smith, $72,000, 6/5/2014.

36106 Lake Chase Blvd. 201, to Carolina Ramirez Gallego & Vincent Shack by Raintree Co LLC, $65,000, 7/16/2014.

6045 12th St., to Starr A. Chamberlain by Catherine L. Stevens & Ryan A. Stevens, $60,000, 7/14/2014.

38038 Cat Ave., to Anthony C. Dino & Mary A. Peterman by Doris A. Feduccia & Deborah Malone, $55,000, 7/3/2014.

41109 Jerry Rd., to 21st Mtg Corp by Advantage Asset Inc & Paula S. As Clerk Oneil, $50,600, 7/17/2014.

35947 Dalebrook Ave., to 21st Mtg Corp by Carol Billets & Paula S. As Clerk Oneil, $40,100, 7/21/2014.

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