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Good Morning! Motivated sellers are still working hard to move their homes and here’s the most impressive reduction by a seller we have seen yet–the owner of a custom golf home at Teton Springs, UT, has knocked $1 million off his asking price. The new asking price is $1,289,000, a bargain for the right buyer. See more deals below and a good real estate report from Kiawah Island, SC.
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TODAY’S NEW REAL ESTATE DEALS
> Teton Springs, Victor, ID reports a golf course home with golf views front and back has been reduced to $1,000,000 by its highly motivated owner/seller.
This custom home overlooks No. 18 green on the Teton Springs course from the back deck and overlooks the driving range from the front. It has a large kitchen, office, sauna, family room and a three-car attached garage.
Featuring quality construction and exquisite detail throughout, it is listed for $1,289,000. Send me more information about Teton Springs!
> Hampton Lake, Bluffton, SC is showing a 3-BR/3-BA Featured Home at 3 Waterview Court, listed at $449,000. This 2,380 sf model home is based on an Edisto floorplan from the Courtyard Series by David Weekley.
Features include a beautiful courtyard with a wood-burning fireplace, gourmet kitchen and a fabulous lakeview setting on the back porch. Send me more information about Hampton Lake!
TODAY’S NEW TRAVEL DEALS
> Quail Ridge Country Club, Boynton Beach, FL presents an activity filled Discovery Package priced at $399 for a couple, $299 for a single guest.
This package includes two nights lodging in a fully equipped condominium, two rounds of golf, full dinner, including a glass of wine or cocktail, also unlimited use of the Fitness and Tennis centers and swimming pool. Send me more information about Quail Ridge!
> Sea Pines, Hilton Head, SC is offering a Getaway Package with 15 percent discounts on nightly and weekly rates for homes and villas. The package, which runs through February of 2013, also provides a $50 resort credit if your stay is a week or more.
Guests receive complimentary lunch and dinner for two, free use of bikes for two, comp tennis and fitness center access, plus a free beach portrait session. Send me more information about Sea Pines!
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SPECIAL COMMUNITY EVENTS
> Balsam Mountain Preserve, NC is looking ahead to New Year’s with Save the Date notices for members. The club’s popular restaurant and gathering spot, the Boarding House, will host a rock show by one of the South’s Most Popular Groups, Terry Lee and the G.T.s.
Along with great entertainment, the year’s final meal will be one to remember—a fresh, festive buffet to bid the old year good-bye in style. Send me more information about Balsam Mountain Preserve!
> Sun City Oro Valley, Oro Valley, AZ is set for its annual Holiday Bus Trip to Nordstroms in the Fashion Square Mall, in Scottsdale on December 7th. Both men and women are welcome to enjoy this fun day. The luxury coach will leave SCOV at 8 a.m. and leave Scottsdale at 3 p.m. to return.
Do your holiday shopping at the mall or just enjoy the twinkling lights of the holiday mall decorations. Tickets are $24 per person. Send me more information about Sun City Oro Valley!
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COMMUNITY NEWS & UPDATES
> Kiawah Island, SC is reporting that its Kiawah Island Real Estate (KIRE) group logged a successful month of October, closing more than $34 million in transactions.
KIRE representatives say they are beginning to see appropriately priced properties sell quickly.
In fact, of the 29 Kiawah Island properties featured in the November Just Solds list, six sold in 30 days or less, two sold within 60 days, and three sold within 90 days. Send me more information about Kiawah Island
Best Real Estate & Travel Deals Shorts…
> Carolina Trace, Sanford NC’s featured 3-BR/3-BA golf course home at 589 Spyglass enjoys a quiet cul-de-sac location beside No. 14 tee of the Carolina Trace Country Club’s Creek Course and lists now for just $359,900. Send me more info…
> River Wilderness, Parrish, FL’s price reductions on its inventory of maintenance-free patio homes puts the starting price in the mid-$150,000s. Single-family homes now start in the mid-$250,000s and go to more than $1 million. Send me more info…
> The Reserve at Lake Keowee, Greenville SC’s Discovery Package includes up to $200 in club credits. Explore Lake Keowee, fun amenities for the entire family, and all the nearby cultural hot spots. Send me more info…
> Owen Glen, Blairsville GA’s 3-day/2-night Discovery Tour offers a choice: golf for two at Old Union at Owen Glen, a Crane Creek Vineyards wine tasting or a guided horseback ride. Breakfast for two, dinner for two and a wine and cheese basket are included, all for $149 per couple, a value of over $525. Send me more info…
RECENTLY ADDED TO WATERVIEWHOME
> Estrella del Mar, Mazatlan
816-acre gated community, Robert Trent Jones Jr., golf, 3.5 miles of beach, oceanfront condos from $199,000
RECENTLY ADDED TO GOLFCOURSEHOME
> Pristine Bay, Roatan
Oceanfront Caribbean community, Pete Dye golf, dining, villas from $438,000, fractional ownership from $69,900
> On Top of the World Communities, Ocala
55+ Community, Gated, central FL location, 36 holes of golf, indoor/outdoor pools, fitness center, Health and Recreation Center, homes from $169,920
> Venice Golf & Country Club, Venice
Gated community, Ted McAnlis golf, aquatics complex, dining, active social calendar, homes from $250,000
> Estrella del Mar, Mazatlan
Oceanfront community, private Pacific Ocean beach, Robert Trent Jones Jr. golf, condos, homesites from $150,000
COMING SOON TO GOLFCOURSEHOME
* Wycliffe Golf & CC, Palm Beach, FL
* Fiddler’s Creek, Naples, FL
* Summit Rock, Horseshoe Bay Resort, TX
* Currahee Golf Club, Toccoa, GA