Vol. 15, No. 850 September 13, 2013 Circ. 25,075
* TODAY’S New Real Estate Deals
* Discovery & Travel Packages
* NEW THIS WEEK! Deep Creek Mountain, MD Joins GCHN
* What’s Happening At…
* Community News & Updates
* Real Estate Focus: Martha’s Vineyard & Cape Cod
* Best Real Estate & Travel Deals…
* Investigate New Communities Recently Added
* Coming Soon to GolfCourseHome
* Watch for our next issue, coming September 17!
Good Morning! Today’s golf communities news includes homes for sale at world-class communities known for their golf and quality real estate–Jupiter CC, FL; Kiawah Island, SC and Blackstone at Vistancia, AZ.
Travel packages take you far and wide to Savannah Quarters, GA, and Red Ledges, Utah. In addition, see below to read about a Martha’s Vineyard cottage and a generous club membership deal, community events, news and more.–David Lott, Founder/Publisher
TODAY’S REAL ESTATE DEALS
> Jupiter Country Club, Jupiter FL is featuring the Mondolfo design 4-BR/3.5-BA home at 3,353 sf and priced from $761,995. This home’s spacious first-floor master bedroom features coffered ceiling, two large walk-in closets and a master bath with a corner tub, a dual-sink vanity, linen closet and more.
The expansive loft offers a breathtaking view of the great room and the foyer below. Other highlights include a private study with a French-door entry, a first-floor Princess Suite, a formal dining room, and a gourmet kitchen. Send me more information about Jupiter Country Club!
Kiawah Island, SC: Homesite available near PGA Championship course.
> Kiawah Island, SC presents a special homesite opportunity. On Oct. 17, Ocean Park’s third release will showcase homesites featuring the closest possible proximity to Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s Ocean Course, site of the 2012 PGA Championship.
A 21-acre interior park of ancient oaks, lagoons, and lightly manicured meadows, will be ideal for picnics, family gatherings and morning walks. Park-view homesites will be available Dec. 5. Other lifestyle enhancements include Kiawah Island Club’s Beach Club and nearby Charleston, cited by Condè Nast Traveler as a “Top City in the World.” Send me more information about Kiawah Island!
> Blackstone at Vistancia, Peoria AZ has only a few homesites remaining in the Carefree Caletas Luxury Villas in Blackstone at Vistancia. Model homes are available for purchase as well. Caletas in Blackstone at Vistancia offers low-maintenance, luxury villas in three spacious floor plans available from 1,920 to 2,805 sq. ft. and priced from the low-$230,000s.
These are great second homes or perfect for professionals looking for a spacious, luxury townhome with minimal upkeep. Front yard landscaping maintenance is included in the HOA fees. Send me more information about Blackstone at Vistancia!
DISCOVERY PACKAGES & STAY’ n PLAYS
> Red Ledges, Heber City, UT extends an invitation to explore this Wasatch Mountain community outside of Park City with a Discovery Package Special for $495.
The package includes 3 days/2 nights in a luxurious Mountain Cottage, golf for two on an award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature course and dinner for two at the Juniper Grill. You also receive member privileges to the Swim and Fitness Club, access to the Cliff Drysdale Tennis Facility and a private tour of the amenities and residential opportunities. Send me more information about Red Ledges!
Savannah Quarters, GA: Cool pools & Greg Norman-designed golf.
Package includes 3 days/2 nights with lodging in Savannah’s Historic District, private golf course and real estate tour, nostalgic carriage tour of downtown Savannah and lunch for two at Savannah Quarters country club. Cost: $199 plus tax. Send me more information about Savannah Quarters
NEW THIS WEEK ON GOLFCOURSEHOME!
Deep Creek Mountain at Deep Creek Lake, MD
Deep Creek Mountain at Deep Creek Lake is a mountain retreat with beautifully wooded homesites that feature some of the best lake views, golf course frontage and panoramic mountain vistas anywhere in this scenic region.
In warm-weather months, play golf on the newly re-routed 18-hole Lodestone Golf Club, a 7,507-yard Hale Irwin Signature design. In addition, there is an enjoyable resort course at the newly re-routed 18-hole Wisp Resort Golf Course.
- Lots bordering golf course
- Golf, lake, wooded and mountain views
- Priced from $84,900 to $249,000+
- Send me more information about Deep Creek Mountain
WHAT’S HAPPENING AT…
> On Top of the World Communities, Ocala FL is set for the 3rd annual Italian Festival on The Town Square at Circle Square Commons on Sat. Sept. 21, from 5 – 9 p.m., with Italian food, music, entertainment and fun for everyone. It’s a chance to see Buona Fortuna, authentic Italian entertainers performing in Old-Italy costume.
The Venetian Opera will perform a tenor and soprano repertoire of well-known songs in full opera costume. A special performance featuring the musical stylings of an Italian-American pop favorite adds a modern twist. Send me more information about On Top of the World Communities!
Currahee Club, GA: Custom Builder Showcase coming.
> Currahee Club, Toccoa GA announced that ProSource has been named a preferred vendor for the 2013 Southern Living Custom Builder Showcase Home by Dillard-Jones Builders, which will be open Fridays through Sundays from Sept. 27 until Dec. 22 at Currahee Club.
The 4,000-sf show house known as Quarry Ridge overlooks the club’s Hole No. 17. ProSource is the largest plumbing warehouse in South Carolina, representing more than 50 manufacturers of kitchen and bath products. Send me more information about Currahee Club!
COMMUNITY NEWS & UPDATES
> Fiddler’s Creek, Naples, FL reports that Lennar Homes has opened a new sales center in the community, showcasing its villages and homes via the InSite interactive system. By utilizing the InSite interactive system, Lennar can present the various lots and floorplans in its villages, including photos from existing models.
Customers also may use the interactive touchscreen technology to compare study floorplans, including a “suggested furniture layout” option and a “furniture planner” with actual dimensions. Send me more information about Fiddler’s Creek!
The Boathouse, MA: Home purchase includes $85,000 membership.
> The Boathouse, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard, MA recently announced that when you purchase a home at the sporting community, a club membership is included. That’s a savings of $85,000. A brand new home is currently being constructed at 3 Field Club Drive within the club.
Membership includes use of the clubhouse with multiple pools, tennis, paddle and squash courts, full-service spa, fitness club, private dining at the clubhouse or downtown at the Boathouse in Edgartown and use of a fleet of classic boats. Homes start at $1.8 million. Send me more information about The Boathouse
REAL ESTATE FOCUS: MARTHA’S VINEYARD & CAPE COD
Oak Bluffs, MA: Complete renovation, just move in and start your vacation.
Featuring two bedrooms and one full bath, this affordable home is set in the Highlands section of East Chop and just a half-mile to the center of all that makes Oak Bluffs the hub of the Vineyard. 14 Myrtle Avenue can be your family getaway, a great investment or your own year-round home. Send me more information about this vacation cottage!
BEST DEALS SHORTS…
> Wycliffe Golf & Country Club, Wellington FL’s 4-BR/5-BA home at 4035 Manchester Lake Drive lists for $349,000, which includes a Platinum equity membership. This two-story Windsor model has a private pool, spa and fountain with lake views. Send me more info….
> Brunswick Forest, Leland NC’s Release of Spectacular Homes event takes place the weekend of Oct. 11-13. It’s a chance for fun, festivities and a viewing of The Hammocks of Shelmore homes. Events include a Concert by the Lake. Send me more info….
Daniel Island, SC: Estate home on Beresford golf course.
> Daniel Island, Charleston SC’s estate home with 6 BR/6 Full Bath and 4,461 sf of living space lists for $1,399,000. This residence at 627 Island Park borders the acclaimed Beresford Creek golf course. Send me more info…
> Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro, GA’s Traditions Package, starting at $229/pp/per night and good through Oct. 31, lets you play your choice of six championship courses and stay in a deluxe Reynolds cottage or condo.. Send me more info…
INVESTIGATE NEW COMMUNITIES RECENTLY ADDED
> Cypress Landing, Chocowinity
Private golf & marina community, marina with floating dock system, par 72 semi-private course, homes from $200,000 to over $1,000,000 and lots from $50,000
> Moss Creek, Hilton Head Island
1,000-acre private golf, marina & equestrian community, two golf courses, tennis, marina, nature preserves, clubhouse, miles of trails, homesites from $60,000, homes from the $200,000s.
MARTHA’S VINEYARD, MASSACHUSETTS
> The Boathouse, Edgartown
Private club community, recreational amenities, private wine room, spa, fitness, nearby golf, homes from $1,895,000
> Tashmoo Woods, Vineyard Haven
Set on Lake Tashmoo with direct ocean access, tennis, swimming pool, golf next door, condos/single-family homes from $560,000
> Currahee Golf Club, Toccoa
The Currahee Club is a 1,200-acre private, gated residential club community set in foothill splendor along the shores of Lake Hartwell near the Georgia-South Carolina line.
> World Golf Village, St. Augustine
6,300-acres, ‘Home of American Golf’, two golf courses & two clubhouses, Swim & Tennis Center, Fitness Cottage, World Golf Hall of Fame & IMAX Theater, miles of paths and walkways, real estate from $110,000
> Boca Woods Country Club, Boca Raton
Gated, private club community, 2 renovated golf courses, tennis center, fitness center, pool, grand clubhouse, active social calendar, homes from $80,000
COMING SOON TO GOLFCOURSEHOME
* The Moorings at Dockside Circle, Baltimore, MD