~ GCH Network Newsletter ~
Communities On the Water & the Golf Course
Vol. 16, No. 1029 July 21, 2015 Circ. 15,000
Today’s Real Estate Deals & News
* Getaways/Stay ‘n’ Plays – Amelia Island Plantation, FL
* What’s Going On At…. Teton Springs, ID
* Community News and Updates – Palmetto Dunes, SC
* Best Real Estate Deals Shorts – FL, SC, AZ & NC Homes
Good Morning! Comanche Trace, a master-planned golf community on 1,300 scenic acres in the famed Texas Hill Country, officially joins the GolfCourseHome Network today. Known as a well-managed community with outstanding amenities, Comanche Trace offers a mix of natural beauty, small-town values and vibrant arts and culture.
An added bonus is its close proximity to San Antonio and the diverse attractions of unsung Kerrville. From championship golf to pleasing vistas of the Guadalupe River valley and every amenity in between, Comanche Trace offers a singular lifestyle in sublime surroundings. See details below, plus today’s deals, events and more! —David Lott, Founder/Publisher
NEW TODAY ON GOLFCOURSEHOME
> More community information: Comanche Trace, Kerrville
Master-planned, 1,300-acre community, 27 holes of championship golf by Tom Kite plus Jay and Carter Morrish, 24,000-sf clubhouse with fine and casual dining, fitness center, pool, tennis center, private catch-and-release fishing lake, homes from $260,000, homesites from $70,000.
BULLETIN: The Toll Brothers National Sales Event is being held now
Parkland Golf & CC, FL: Deals are happening now.
Toll Brothers, the nation’s leading builder of luxury homes, is making it easier for buyers to build the home they’re dreaming of during a special promotion. The Toll Brothers National Sales Event, happening now, will continue through July 26, offering limited-time savings and incentives. Within the the GolfCourseHome Network, five classic golf communities belong to the Toll Brothers portfolio:
- Brier Creek Country Club, Raleigh, NC
- Hasentree, Wake Forest, NC
- Dominion Valley Country Club, Haymarket, VA
- Jupiter Country Club, Jupiter, FL
- Parkland Golf & Country Club, Parkland, FL
Toll Brothers builds a wide variety of luxury homes throughout the country, catering to a variety of lifestyles. During the National Sales Event, you can choose from an amazing palette of home styles and highly desirable homesites in these five communities.
Personalize the home of your dreams from an extensive list of customizing options–and get much more for less money during the event. If you’re thinking of buying now, come out and learn about Toll Brothers’ extraordinary quality, value, and style.
TODAY’S REAL ESTATE DEALS
> More listing information: PGA National Resort/Spa, Palm Beach Gardens FL
Asking Price: $579,900
Address: 222 Eagleton Estate Boulevard
This two-story, golf-view home with private pool is situated in the desirable Eagleton Estates section of PGA National on a private corner lot measuring over one-quarter acre.
- Gourmet kitchen with solid wood cabinets, corian countertops, top-grade appliances
- Send me more information about this home in PGA National!
SOUTH CAROLINA HOMES
> More listing information: Hampton Lake, Bluffton SC
Asking Price: $489,000
Address: 35 Little Pine Court
This 2,640-sf home is built on the well-received Wateree floor plan, which features an oversized lanai and such value features as bonus storage above the garage. Woodland & water view.
- Oversized 2 car garage with 8-foot doors plus a golf cart garage
- Send me more about this home in Hampton Lake!
> More listing information: Fords Colony, Williamsburg VA
Asking Price: $664,900
Address: 109 Hunstanton
This all-brick classic Virginia home enjoys a half-acre lot on a quiet cul-de-sac street. With 4,080 sf of fine living space and a nature preserve alongside, it’s comfortable retreat with formal accents.
- First-floor master suite
- Send me more information about this home in Fords Colony!
NORTH CAROLINA HOMES
> More listing information: Carolina Colours, New Bern NC
Asking Price: $367,900
Address: 3502 Cashmere Lane
This single-family home, spacious and well-designed at 2,488 sf of living space. This preserve view home has many custom accents throughout, plus a screened porch and backyard grilling area with a fire pit.
- Gas fireplace, stainless Whirlpool appliances
- Send me more information about this home in Carolina Colours!
GETAWAYS & STAY ‘N’ PLAYS
> Amelia Island Plantation, Amelia Island FL invites visitors to book an unforgettable stay at the Villas of Amelia Island Plantation and enjoy exclusive access to all of the amenities of the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort.
And now, for a limited time, guests who book the Fun in the Sun package will receive a $200 resort credit to spend however they choose. Enjoy a spa massage, a round of golf, a guided kayak tour or a romantic dinner, compliments of the house. Send me more information about Amelia Island Plantation!
NEW ON GOLFCOURSEHOME: Comanche Trace TX
> More community information: Comanche Trace, Kerrville
Set on 1,300 scenic acres in the heart of the famed Texas Hill Country, Comanche Trace is a master-planned golf community where residents savor an ideal mix of small-town values, natural beauty, culture and arts. An added bonus is its close proximity to San Antonio and Kerrville’s own major city conveniences.
Texas Treasure in the Hill Country: The 27-hole golf course, home to some of the finest bentgrass greens in all of Texas, has received a long list of awards. Tom Kite worked with Roy Bechtol and Randy Russell to design the original 18, The Valley and The Hills, on rolling terrain blessed with streams, lakes and majestic oaks. The father-son team of Jay and Carter Morrish designed the additional nine holes, The Creeks, which opened in July of 2008.
Fine and Casual Dining Both: At the Pinnacle Grill, diners enjoy splendid views of the Hill Country while dining on Southwest specialties prepared by a talented culinary team. The Chophouse at Comanche Trace offers steak, chicken, and seafood entrées. Steaks are seared off the grill and then cooked to perfection at 1400 degrees.
Real Estate: Comanche Trace, TX
- Single-family neighborhoods, estate homes, courtyard homes
- Tuscan-style enclave, German Hill Country cottages, French County energy-efficient homes
- Golf and Hill Country views available
- Outstanding preferred builders
- Homes from $260,000 to over $1 million
- Golf villas from the $350,000s
- Courtyard homes from the $260,000s
- Garden homes from the $300,000s
- Architecturally planned neighborhood homes from the $350,000s
- Single-family homes from the $400,000s
- Estate homes from the $700,000s
- Homesites from a quarter-acre to a half-acre from $70,000 to $300,000
- Send me more information about Comanche Trace!
WHAT’S GOING ON AT…
> Teton Springs Resort, Victor ID reports that summer music events in the valley are in full swing. Music on Main in Victor has great local and regional artists and is setting new crowd records so far this summer. Sweet tunes, local brews, and exceptional event food all make for a special evening every Thursday in Teton Valley.
Teton Springs Resort has been hopping this summer with its Stars and Stripes Celebration in early July quickly followed by hosting of the 2015 Economic Summit. Send me more information about Teton Springs!
COMMUNITY NEWS AND UPDATES
> Palmetto Dunes, Hilton Head Island SC recently became the first resort in the Carolinas and along the East Coast to offer the revolutionary new “Golf Bike,” which allows golfers the ability to play at the speed of a cart while getting paid back with fun and fitness.
Now, Palmetto Dunes visitors can boost their calorie-burning quotient while teeing it up on some of the south’s most beautiful and challenging courses – including one of Hilton Head Island’s only two oceanfront layouts. Send me more information about Palmetto Dunes!
REAL ESTATE SHORTS
> More listing information: GlenLakes, Weeki Wachee, FL
Asking Price: $215,000
Address: MLS # 2161546
This 1,714 sf home has a private cabana residence. The main house affords excellent views of No. 17 fairway of the golf course from most rooms. Send me more about this home in GlenLakes!
> More listing information: Fiddler’s Creek, Naples, FL
Asking Price: from $897,266
Property Address: Village of Majorca
This Scottsdale II model residence, the only he only remaining move-in-ready home available in Majorca, encompasses 2,719 air-conditioned square feet of living space. Send me more about this home in Fiddler’s Creek!
SOUTH CAROLINA HOMES
> More listing information: The Cliffs at Glassy, Landrum SC
Asking Price: $1,350,000
Address: 106 Fire Pink Way
This golf-view home, custom-built home in the Contemporary-Craftsman style, overlooks No. 9 fairway of the golf course ranked 4th Most Scenic in the U.S. by Golf Digest. Sellers are including the purchase of a Full Golf Membership in their asking price—an added value of $50,000. Send me more about this home in The Cliffs at Glassy!
> More listing information: Desert Mountain, Scottsdale AZ
Asking Price: $629,900
Address: 10076 East Graythorn Drive
This 1,836-sf patio home has a preferred southern exposure with unobstructed views of Pinnacle Peak and twinkling city lights. It is being sold with furniture included and its price has recently been lowered by $20,000. Send me more about this home in Desert Mountain!
NORTH CAROLINA HOMES
> More listing information: Anderson Creek Club, Spring Lake NC
Asking Price: $304,999
Address: 1125 Micah’s Way North
This new-construction residence is by D.R. Horton Homes borders the Anderson Creek golf course in the desirable Carriage Hills section of the community. Send me more about this home in Anderson Creek Club!
> The Islands of River Wilderness, Parrish FL offers a Visit the Islands discovery package, including a tour of the community and its model homes. Package includes discounted lodging and a $50 golf VIP rate. With purchase of an estate homesite, receive a $1,000 travel reimbursement. Send me more information about The Islands of River Wilderness!
Coming Soon to Golf Course Home Network
- Woodlake, TN
- Silver Creek Plantation, NC
- The Cliffs at Keowee Springs, SC
- The Cliffs at Mountain Park, SC
- The Cliffs at Walnut Cove. NC
- Callawassie Island, SC
- Cypress Landing, NC