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NEW COMMUNITIES Newsletter
Vol. 12, No. 480 Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010 Circulation: 30,737
* Deals & Specials of the Week
* Recently Added to GolfCourseHome.net
* Special Community Events
* Community News and Updates
* News and Deals Shorts
* This Month's Spotlighted Communities
* More Communities Coming in 2010
* Watch for the next issue of New Communities, coming Friday, February 12!
Champion Hills, NC debuts its Preview Membership Program, which provides a zero-initiation entry into the club and requires payment of the year’s dues only. This entitles the Preview Member to full privileges and access, including the clubhouse, golf course and all amenities. Opt to become a permanent member within 60 days of joining the program and lock in a reduced initiation fee of only $40,000 (rather than the normal $85,000) and have one year to purchase a home or lot. Click here for more information about Champion Hills!
Dancing Bear Ranch, TX has a new Discovery Visit offer with choice of accommodations at the Westin La Cantera Resort ($170 per night, a $100 discount), The Courtyard ($114 per night) or Ye Kendall Inn with its award-winning restaurant and spa, at a special price of $89 per night. Discovery Visit guests can learn more about Dancing Bear Ranch and experience lakeside living in the Texas Hill Country near San Antonio. Click here for more information about Dancing Bear Ranch!
Reynolds Plantation, GA invites revelers on a Valentine’s special with one night’s lodging for two in a Marina Cove Village cottage or a condo at The Village at Lake Club Pointe. Extras include delivery of one dozen chocolate dipped strawberries and a bottle of Chandon Brut, plus a $50 dinner credit for Valentine’s night at The Landing Restaurant. Enjoy breakfast buffet there the next morning. Click here for more information about Reynolds Plantation!
Harbor Hills Golf & Country Club, FL presents a special Healthworks 2010 event on Saturday, Feb. 27 in the club ballroom. The public is invited for exhibits by various Lake County area healthcare businesses, health-related activities, screenings and seminars, plus a chance to win VIP passes to the Glenn Beck “Educating America” tour event in Orlando this March. Click here for more information about Harbor Hills!
The Bay Club, MA is offering a Pen and Ink Class is for beginners and “yearners.” Members who have wanted to try drawing or painting but missed the chance can attend a class with Susan Slowey, a member of the Cape Cod Art Association as well as the Plymouth Art Guild. She studies with Robert Mesrop at CCAA. Click here for more information about The Bay Club!
The Cliffs at Keowee Springs, SC reports construction is underway on its lakefront Beach Club. This multi-faceted oasis will provide two main swimming areas that overlook Lake Keowee. The first will have a beach entry and include water spouts for small children, plus a lap pool. The other main swimming area will feature water slides for families and children. Scheduled completion date is Memorial Day, 2010. Click here for more information about The Cliffs at Keowee Springs!
Amelia Island Plantation, FL's Oak Marsh Golf Course at will reopen next Monday, February 15th. The Pete Dye-designed layout had been closed due to the effects of reduced golf rounds in the industry....
The Communities at Branson Creek, MO offers a Golf Package with accommodations at Chateau on the Lake, Branson's only 4 Diamond Resort, and dinner at Dick Clark's American Bandstand Grill, voted Best New Restaurant by 417 Magazine. The 3-day/2-night package includes golf for two, all for $399 per couple…
The Owners Club at Hilton Head, SC is alerting buyers that the last two developer-owned interests at The Owners Club of Hilton Head are now available via special sale at a 25 percent discount off the regular sale price. Buy now for just $26,250. Non-developer-owned interests start at $35,000….
Sea Pines, SC is reminding property owners of its 10 percent discount offer on food purchases in all restaurants on-property. This exclusive-to-owners discount is good at seven eateries throughout the community. Similar discounts available on Sea Pines retail shopping….
Indian River Colony Club, FL has a special Florida Getaway offer, good through Mar. 31. Offer is for three days and two nights enjoying golf, tennis, fine dining—hotel accommodations included. Priced at just $99 per guest…..
GlenLakes, FL says pay no golf membership initiation fee when you purchase any Addison Spec Home or Model Home, or build a new custom home, a savings of $9,800. Buy any GlenLakes Realty-listed resale home and pay just $3,500 for golf initiation. 17 new spec and model homes built around the water and golf course are available for immediate occupancy….
Sea Pines, SC offers owners and guests price specials on golf through Feb. 28. At Harbour Town Golf Links, play mornings for $175 and after 11 a.m. for $125. Rates at the community’s Ocean Course and Heron Point are $65/$45 and $85/$65, respectively. Rates are per person including a shared cart….
Sunset Dunes, PEI, Canada announces newly reduced prices for 2010 with waterfront lots starting at just $89,900 and waterview lots starting at $41,900. Pay no interest for the first 12 months of financing. Though nearly half of the 60 lots have been sold, several prime waterfront lots are still available....
Ocean Ridge Plantation, NC announces a Valentine’s Day sales event Feb. 12-15, offering unprecedented purchase incentives on golf, nature, and waterview homesites. Look for specially priced land and home packages beginning in the low-$400,000s. Purchase during the event and get 100 percent golf membership paid by the developer, a $25,000 value....
Sea Pines, SC offers owners a Sweetheart Special for some great golf on Valentine’s Day. Sea Pines property owners are invited to play the Ocean Course with their sweetheart on Sunday, Feb. 14. Cost will be $70 per couple. This special rate will be available all day and will include a shared cart....
=> Bayside, Selbyville
Nicklaus Signature golf, clubhouse, Bayside Village, pool, tennis, fitness, homes from $299,990
=> Brickshire, Providence Forge
Championship golf, Owners' Clubhouse, swimming and fitness, homes from the low-$300,000s
=> Heritage Shores, Bridgeville
55+ community, Arthur Hills golf, Nantucket-style clubhouse, fitness, aquatic center, custom lots from $99,990
=> Rivé Isle, Parrish
River Lodge, private golf, tennis, fitness, pool, Estate homesites from the $100,000s
=> Savannah Lakes Village, McCormick
Two golf courses, pool, tennis, fitness, marina, Homes range from $180,000 to $1.3 million
=> Hampton Lake, Bluffton
Fazio and Dye golf, lakeside amenity village, pool, tennis, homesites from the $120,000s
THIS MONTH'S SPOTLIGHTED COMMUNITIES
* Sailfish Point, FL
* Chesdin Landing, VA
* Achasta, GA
* Creighton Farms, VA
* Hilton Head Plantation, SC
* Sanctuary Cove, FL
* Heron Creek, FL
* Windmill Harbor, SC