COVID 19 UPDATE

Given the severity of the COVID 19 spread and the concern for residents, The Anna Maria Island Vacation Property Association representing more than 700 rentals throughout Anna Maria Island have taken the following proactive steps in Holmes Beach effective immediately....

AMIVPA donates to new Holmes Beach Skate Park

The Anna Maria Island Vacation property association was proud to donate $10,000 to the new Holmes Beach skate park November, 2019. Holmes Beach put out a request for donations to add a skate bowl to the new skate park. The challenge, raise $100,000 for the bowl which...

Update on Florida Legislation for 2017 – SB 188 and HB 425

This is an update on the Florida Legislation process for 2017.  As most know Senator Steube introduced a bill in the Senate and Representative La Rosa introduced a bill in the House that would significantly curb the ability for local municipalities to place...

Senate Bill 188 2017 – introduced by Steube

There has been a great deal of news regarding Greg Steube’s Senate Bill 188.  It essentially reverses time to 2011 for any and all vacation rental ordinances passed since 2011.   If SB 188 were to successfully pass, it would negate the recent vacation rental...

How to help traffic congestion in Holmes Beach – Comment now

As we have mentioned on several occasions the mission of the Anna Maria Island Vacation Property Association is to continue to be good stewards to our community.  Opportunities for improvement have come in various forms to help alleviate trash, noise and traffic the...