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February 2018

Found 8 blog entries for February 2018.

wyndemere - naples fl
Serving up access to an exceptional Naples lifestyle, Wyndemere presents an array of enviable choices, all within a prime location. This 450-acre property contains nature preserves, hundreds of homes and desirable country club amenities.

Perhaps central to the property is the member-owned Wyndemere Golf & Country Club. The recently renovated clubhouse offers up the option of fine or casual dining, while the property also enjoys two Arthur Hills-designed golf courses, also recently renovated. As well, there’s additionally a golf pro shop.

Other options within the club include around a dozen Har-Tru tennis courts, staffed tennis professionals, a tennis pro shop and an array of member social events. Meanwhile, the large workout center offers the latest…
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vineyards - naples fl
Now one of the area’s largest country clubs, the Vineyards barely resembles its more humble beginnings. Two brothers, co-founders of a produce company, originally purchased the property in the 1960s for farmland, but that was not the end of the story.

Following the sale, the 2,000 acres of land quickly appreciated in price, leading the owners to their next great adventure: an upscale country club and residential development. Along with adding in two championship golf courses, they provided a massive clubhouse and commercial space.

Now turning 30 years old, the Vineyards Country Club is said to be one of the finest clubs in the Naples area. Continually held to high standards, the club’s undergone multiple renovations since it first opened three decades…
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marco island safe Graphic: National Council For Home Safety & Security
A great place to live and to visit, it seems that Marco Island also holds the distinction of being one of the State of Florida’s safest places. According to a group of home security professionals from across the nation, Marco Island comes in at number one when it comes to safe communities across the Sunshine State.

Together these professionals form the National Council for Home Safety and Security, which just released a report designating the “Safest Cities in Florida for 2018”. The ranking took into account safety-related issues such as the number of property crimes, reported violent crimes and the number of motor vehicle thefts per population. The most serious crimes were weighted higher than…
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bay colony - naples fl
Barely two months after its unveiling, members are still relishing in the outcome of the newly redesigned Bay Colony Golf Club in Naples. The club officially reopened late last year, following the completion of millions of dollars in upgrades to the site.

The new upgrades include the addition of dual bocce ball courts, a new wine room and a new boardroom. In addition, the redesigned club now offers an expanded Grille Room, a new outdoor bar and kitchen and features new updates to its ladies lounge.

The entire, multi-million dollar renovation project began about a year ago when a design and architecture team first began making upgrades to the 32,000+ square foot clubhouse. The newly refurbished clubhouse additionally offers its members use of a formal…
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villages of monterey - naples fl
Enjoyed by hundreds of area residents, the clubhouse within the Villages of Monterey just received a facelift, updating the building to make it even more appealing to homeowners and their guests. Crews recently completed a renovation project at the clubhouse, aimed at improving its facilities and its offerings.

The $2 million project included adding on a new fitness center to the clubhouse, along with renovating the library, billiards room and the pool restrooms. As well, the dining and social rooms also saw upgrades, while a new pool pavilion, basketball court, playground and maintenance facility were also part of the overall scope of the renovations.

At the center of the entire community, the Villages of Monterey Clubhouse also provides for lake…
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via delfino - 1211 gulf shore blvd naples fl
With the enjoyment of luxury condos close to downtown, Via Delfino additionally presents high-rise, beachfront living in Naples. Part of the desirable Coquina Sands neighborhood, the nine-story building includes two-dozen residential units, with the peacefulness and privacy of only up to three individual homes per floor.

The spacious floor plans of Via Delfino allow for two- to three-bedrooms, with around 3,700 to 4,000 square feet of lavish living space. Originally constructed in the late 1980s but redesigned and remodeled in more recent years, the elegant building also offers the option of a penthouse unit, complete with soaring, high ceilings and an open design.

In addition, the homes of Via Delfino are noted for containing walls of glass doors and…
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pine ridge naples fl
With large homes and equally impressive lots, Pine Ridge serves up impressive, estate-sized yards in Naples. The community, in fact, is known for its oversized properties, with many lots containing up to five-acres of land.

Supplemented by mature, towering trees, this well-established neighborhood is a bit of a rarity in the area. Not only are the lots large, but homeowners don’t have to sacrifice on location either.

This centrally located neighborhood is close to US 41 and other major roadways, and is simply a mile from Gulf beaches and from the enjoyment of Clam Pass Park. In addition, you’ll find such desirable options as the Waterside Shops and Mercato a short distance away from the neighborhood.

Despite this, the estate-sized yards make it simple…
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tiburon naples fl
The popular Tiburón Black Course is now open, following a seven month long renovation project. That project involved renovating the bunkers, turf and greens, plus sprucing up the property’s irrigation system.

Led by the Tiburón Golf Club and the Greg Norman Golf Course Design Team, crews reconfigured the Black Course to make for more strategic options, while also re-grassing the course. The greens now offer TifEagle Bermuda grass while the approaches and green surrounds display Celebration Bermuda grass. In addition, crews also added family tees for those with children to better enjoy the course, now making for a half-dozen tee options.

The same design team used for the Black Course renovation project similarly renovated the Tiburón Gold Course a…
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