Friday, January 31, 2014

Egret Landing Jupiter

Egret Landing in Jupiter is a beautiful community of single family homes. These Jupiter Homes offer lake views, golf course views, and pool views. Egret Landing offers around 650 homes from 1700 square feet to 4,000 square feet.

 Egret Landing Homes For Sale


Egret Landing offers 7 tennis courts with tennis leagues and lessons available. Egret Landing also offers a heated swimming pool, playground, clubhouse, fitness center, basketball court, boat storage yard, and large fields to play on.

Egret Landing is in the center of Jupiter with a great location close to everything. Jupiter, Florida offers amazing beaches, restaurants, shopping, parks, and things to do. With an amazing climate like Florida, Egret Landing is an amazing place to call home.

If you are looking to buy or sell your home in Egret Landing or any other great Jupiter Community, call Distinct Estates.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Evergrene in Palm Beach Gardens Home For Sale

Evergrene is a beautiful gated community located on the border between Jupiter and Palm Beach Gardens. Evergrene offers 963 WCI built custom homes as well as townhomes, known as the Mansions. Evergrene is a resort neighborhood with homes that were built between 2003 to 2006.




The center of Evergrene is a beautiful lake and a great place to take a stroll. Evergrene offers an amazing clubhouse with resort style heated pool. In the Clubhouse at Evergrene is a beautiful fitness center, aerobics studio, a library, daycare classroom, and computer room. Outside the clubhouse is a beautiful playground, hot tubs, children's waterpark with splashers, basketball court, putting green, Full Service Tiki Bar, and a beach sand volleyball court. The Tiki Bar at Evergrene is the most popular place to be on a Friday night as they offer music out by the pool and serve food and drinks.

 



Check out this newly listed Evergrene Home at 1134 Vintner Boulevard asking $710,900. Home offers 4 bedrooms, 3 and a half baths, 3100 sq ft and an amazing preserve view.

Evergrene Home for Sale

For more information on these beautiful Palm Beach Gardens Homes, contact Distinct Estates.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Lost Tree Oceanfront Home Just Listed

Check out this amazing estate home just listed in North Palm Beach's Lost Tree Village. This amazing oceanfront estate home offers 7 bedrooms, 10.5 baths and it in one of the most exclusive country clubs in Florida. 11596 Turtle Beach is asking $14,950 and offers 9,684 square feet, pool, balcony, and chefs kitchen. Built in 1972, this home was renovated and is a true beauty.

Lost Tree Home For Sale

Lost Tree is a one of a kind country club community located in North Palm Beach. This amazing community of estate homes, condos, and villas offers some of the best amenities. These amenities include, beach club, brand new clubhouse, golf course, and tennis courts. Lost Tree offers waterfront homes, lakefront homes, golf course views, and oceanfront estate homes.

Lost Tree Village is a 450 acre gated community offering 524 residences owned by some of the top executives of Fortune 500 Companies. Lost Tree is an exclusive country club community with a thorough membership screening process which encourages generations of family's as members.



Click here to see Lost Tree Homes for Sale.

Or Contact Distinct Estates for more information on homes in Lost Tree Village in North Palm Beach

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Martin County Homes For Sale

Martin County offers some of the most amazing estate homes in all of Florida. When thinking of Martin County Homes, one thinks of large estate homes on Jupiter Island, Country Club homes in Sailfish Point, and the wide river views of Sewalls Point.

Jupiter Island Homes offer some of the most exclusive amazing estates homes in all of Florida. Jupiter Island offers large lots on the ocean, intracoastal, preserve, and golf course. Jupiter Island offers low density estate homes with private entrances and beautiful natural foliage. Jupiter Island has been home to such people as Tiger Woods, Celine Dion, Gary Player, and Alan Jackson.

Sailfish Point is one of the nicest country club communities in all of Florida. Sailfish Point homes offer an amazing beach club, golf course, tennis courts, fitness center, restaurant, and marina. Homes in Sailfish Point offer a large variety from; smaller homes to massive oceanfront estate homes. Sailfish Point is an exclusive country club community which is members only.

Sewalls Point is an amazing riverfront town. Sewalls Point homes offer large lots with some of the most beautiful views of the river. These amazing riverfront homes offer easy access to the ocean with dock in the back yard. The river is a great place to jet ski and fish right behind your home.


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Bluffs Marina Condo for Sale

Bluffs Marina is a beautiful condo community located in Jupiter, Florida. The Bluffs offers an amazing location close to the Juno and Jupiter Beach, several restaurants, shopping, and many great activities. Bluffs Marina built by DiVosta offers 2 bedroom, and 2 bath condos. These condos offer intracoastal, preserve, and marina views.



The Bluffs Marina offers 2 community pools, 2 tennis courts, and three barbeque areas. The beach and the Juno Beach Pier are steps away, and offer a great spot for walking or bike riding. Pets are allowed in the Bluffs Marina under 20 Pounds. The HOA in the Bluffs Marina covers common areas, maintenance, the roof and exterior insurance.

Check out this amazing unit for sale in the Bluffs Marina. It is completely redone and offers beautiful intracoastal views. This Jupiter Condo is asking $285,000 and is the best deal in the Bluffs and will not last.

Call Distinct Estates for more information on this beautiful unit and how you can make it your own.
 
Bluffs Marina
Bluffs Marina for Sale

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Admirals Cove Home Just Listed

Amazing Jupiter Home Just Listed in Admirals Cove Country Club is a thing of beauty. This amazing estate home offers over 9,000 square feet of living space, with 5 bedrooms and 5 baths. 372 Regatta Drive is asking $14 Million and offers intracoastal views as well as wildlife preserve views.

Admirals Cove Home For Sale


This amazing Jupiter Home offers  a grand entrance with a large slab of white marble floors, amazing outdoor landscaping with colorful lighting, oversized living room, custom wood ceilings in the family room, open kitchen to family room, massive white kitchen with white marble, large formal dining room, custom bar and place for entertaining, home theatre, home gym, outdoor dining with bar and grille, outdoor family room with fireplace, boat dock with amazing views, infinity edge pool, corner lot with private setting, 5 car garage, and great country club living in Admirals Cove.



Admirals Cove is a Platinum Private Country Club community located in Jupiter, Florida. Admirals Cove offers some of the highest end amenities including; clubhouse, golf course, 12 tennis courts, fitness center, luxurious spa, salon, 75 slip marina, and restaurants. Admirals Cove offers 900 custom Jupiter homes offering waterfront, golf course, and preserve views.

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Sunday, January 19, 2014

FishHawk Homes in Lithia

FishHawk located in Lithia, Florida is a beautiful newer community filled with brightly colored homes, great neighbors, and a true community feel. Fish Hawk homes offer an adorable community center with restaurants, pottery painting, ice cream store, and many activities. Fish Hawk is known for their excellent highly rated public schools.

FishHawk offers several communities including; The Preserve, Starling, FishHawk Ranch Cottage, Waterleaf, Union Park, Brooker Reserve, Waterset, FishHawk Trails, FishHawk Ranch Town Center, Old Memorial Estates, Central Living, and Allendale Court.

FishHawk Homes for Sale


FishHawk offers an amazing community pools, fitness centers, walking paths, 25 miles of hiking trails, tennis courts and so much more. In the center of Fish Hawk there is an amazing pool with beautiful flowing waterfall and water slide. This pool also offers food service as well as playground.

FishHawk is a true resort community with top notch amenities.

 




Fishhawk located in Hillsborough County is 25 minutes to Tampa and close to all of the best of Tampa's best activities including Busch Gardens, The Mosi Museum, Glazer Museum, Lowry Park Zoo, and The Florida Aquarium.

Click here to view Homes for Sale in FishHawk

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club

Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club located in Boca Raton was created in 1959 and is located in between the Boca Raton Resort, the Intracoastal waterway, the Hillsboro River, and Federal Highway. Royal Palm Country Club had some of the most stringent building codes back then including requiring all white roofs, underground utilities, and a lot size much larger then similar communities. The Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club golf course was originally designed by Robert Trent Sr., and later modified by Jack Nicklaus in 2002.

The Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club is Boca Raton's most elite country club community and is one of a very few private, invitation only country clubs in the area. Offering a lifestyle complete with a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, marina just minutes to the ocean, beautiful clubhouse with an assortment of activities and amenities, as well as everything you would expect from a top notch country club facility in Palm Beach Florida.



To become a member at the Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club, sponsorship is required by two of the Club's Founder Members. Letters of recommendation are required, and the Membership Committee then interviews the Sponsors and the candidate. This then goes under review by the Board of Governors and the approval is complete.

There are four types of membership; Golf Membership, Social/Marina Membership, Junior Membership, and Legacy Membership.

Royal Palm Yacht Club Homes offer 3 types of homes; Interior homes, Golf Course Homes, and Waterfront Homes. As the club has grown, older homes have been torn down, building codes have changed, and Royal Palm Yacht Club now offers new custom estate homes with Mediterranean style architecture, large estates with personality, elegance, and beauty.

Click here to view: Homes for Sale in Royal Palm Yacht Club

Palm Beach County Golf Association


The Palm Beach County Golf Association (PBCGA) began in 1976 and has been the beginning to many great Palm Beach County golf professionals’ careers. The PBCGA is a non-profit organization funded by local businesses which conducts approximately 21 golf tournaments a year.
Considered one of the finest local or regional golf associations in the country, the PBCGA boasts over 700 members. Every year tournaments provide a perfect training ground for young great golfers that eventually turn professional.

The PBCGA Schedule was just posted for 2014 and it boasts some of the best and highest end golf courses in the world. These golf courses include; Trump-National, Old Trail, PGA National, Mirasol Country Club, BallenIsles Country Club, Pine Tree Golf Club, Quail Ridge Country Club, and many more.

 

On February 4, the PBCGA will have its annual awards dinner at the Old Palm to celebrate its tournament champions. The dinner will celebrate and tribute the host clubs, volunteers, and sponsors.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Mediterra Naples Luxury Homes

Mediterra is a newer community located in Naples, Florida. Beginning in 2011, Mediterra offers 950 homesites in this luxury golf community. Mediterra is one of Naple's most exclusive Country Club communities which is member owned.

Mediterra offers 1,700 acres with 1,00 acres of preserves, lakes, parks, and green space. Mediterra offers two Tom Fazio designed Championship Golf Courses as well as golf learning center.  Mediterra also offers an amazing 25,000 square foot clubhouse, with fine dining, casual dining, fitness center, and spa. Another one of Mediterra's unique and highly desired features is  its own private beach club along the Gulf of Mexico. With eight miles of trails and pathways linking to three themed parks, this is truly an amazing community.



Mediterra offers several maintenance free neighborhoods with all types of luxury Naples Homes. These neighborhoods include; Cortile, Lucarno, Belleza, Cabreo, and Postano.

Cortile offers 14 villa lots with golf, lake, and preserve views. Properties will range in square footage between 2,800 and 5,000 square feet and will be 3-5 bedrooms and 2.5-6 bathrooms.

Lucarno homes will offer 5 floor plans and will be between 2,500 and 4,000 square feet.

Belleza offers 43 villas with lakes and fairway views. Offering between 3,000 and 3,800 square feet, Belleza offers several floor plans all including a pool.

Cabreo is a luxury neighborhood with 39 homesites. Offering 3 floor plans with 2,500 - 4,000 square feet with lake a preserve views.

Positano is a smaller neighborhood with only 16 villa homes and 3,000-4,600 square feet. Homes offer a Tuscan countryside architecture surrounded by natural preserve.

For more information on Mediterra contact Distinct Estates.

Click Here: Mediterra Homes for Sale

Monday, January 13, 2014

Admirals Cove Jupiter Florida

Admirals Cove located in Jupiter Florida is an elite country club community with some of the best amenities and location of any country club in Palm Beach County. Known for its over sized estate homes filled with amazing interior upgrades and indulgences, Admirals Cove homes are some of the finest.



Admirals Cove Country Club offers all of the conveniences of living in a 5 star resort year round. Admirals Cove offers 45 holes of championship golf course, tennis courts, spa, restaurants, dining facilities, fitness center, children's center, and so many great activities you will never grow bored. The Admirals Cove Marina offers a great place to store your boat, with five star marina concierge, dock attendants, and discounted fuel.

Offering Single family homes, Harbour homes, villas, and Golf Homes; Admirals Cove has something for any type of buyer. Admirals Cove offers 900 residences in this award winning Private Platinum Club. The Admirals Cove also offer 32 guest rooms for its members whom have guests wanting to stay,

The Admirals Cove is an equity club, and all members buying a home in Admirals Cove must purchase one of its various memberships. These memberships include; Golf, Sports, Tennis, and Social.

Admirals Cove Country Club has an amazing Jupiter location, close to the beach, Downtown at The Gardens, The Palm Beach Gardens Mall, The Maltz Theatre, Jupiter Abacoa, and so many great Jupiter activities. Owning a Jupiter waterfront home in Admirals Cove gives you easy access to many of it's best waterfront restaurants inclusing; Jettys, Riverhouse, Waterway Cafe, Guanabanas, and Seasons 52.

If you are looking to buy a home in Admirals Country Club; Call Distinct Estates (561) 427-7272 or search the Florida MLS at: www.DistinctEstates.com





Sunday, January 12, 2014

Lee Stroever North Palm Beach Country Club

Lee Stoever wins Top 50 Kids Golf Teacher Award for 2013 by US Kids Golf. This award has been given out since 2004, and is meant to honor elite professional golfers who are dedicated to developing junior golfers in their community.

As Director of Golf at North Palm Beach Country Club, Lee Stoever grew up in Jupiter, Florida and has played at North Palm Beach Country Club since he was young. Lee Stoever played golf for Rollins College where he was a Member of a National Championship Team. He then played professionally for 7 years until his shoulder injury forced him to retire.

Lee started working at The North Palm Beach Country Club in 2009, and is currently the Director of Golf.



Living in North Palm Beach, there are so many great country clubs and golf courses to play and practice at. Some of these golf courses include; Old Palm, Old Marsh, The Loxahatchee Club, and of Course The North Palm Beach Country Club.

Saturday, January 11, 2014

The Gasparilla Pirate Fest Comes to Tampa

The Gasparilla Parade for Chidren has been a part of Tampa's tradition since 1947. The Parade is a celebration of Jose Gasper known by his nickname Gasparilla. Gasparilla is claimed to have raided the West Coast of Florida during the late 18th and early 19th century.

The Parade is put on by Tampa's Recreation Department and takes place along Bayshore Boulevard on January 18, 2014. This parade will begin at Bay to Bay Blvd and Bayshore Blvd, The Gasparilla Parade is set to broadcast live on FOX 13.

In past years the Children's Gasparilla Parade included over 100 units, including bands, dance units, and school organizations.

To purchase tickets for the Gasparilla Children's Parade: Click Here

Located in Tampa, Florida this should be a fun event for both children and adults to enjoy this great pirate adventure.

Friday, January 10, 2014

Palm Beach County Country Club Homes

Palm Beach County offers some of the most amazing country club homes in all of Florida. These Palm Beach communities not only offer lavish estates but amazing clubhouses, golf courses, and clubhouses.

Whether you are looking for amazing waterfront communities with golf courses, clubhouses, and massive estate homes, we have it here. Admirals Cove Country Club, Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club, Lost Tree, Seminole Landing, and Jonathan's Landing offer luxurious waterfront estates, all in the private manned gates of a Palm Beach Country Club.

 Admirals Cove Country Club

The Bears Club in Jupiter offers exquisite estate homes on sprawling lots, some with tennis courts, and guest cottages. Member or Residents of The Bears Club include names as: Michael Jordan,  Luke Donald, Rory Mcllroy, Jack Nicklaus, Serena Williams, and Dustin Johnson.

 The Bears Club Jupiter





Old Palm Homes in Palm Beach Gardens offer some amazing golf course views with waterfalls and estate lots, room for the pickiest of buyers. Old Palm offers new construction homes and lots to build your very own custom masterpiece. Old Palm is known to have some of the golf best practice facilities in the country.


 Old Palm Homes


St Andrews Country Club in Boca Raton offers large stunning homes with some of the most beautiful landscaping. Saint Andrews Country Club was awarded the Distinguished Emerald Club of the World award in 2013 by BoardRoom Magazine. Being a resident only, private country club community, St Andrews Country Club offers a limited number of homes keeping it uncrowded and extremely private. Saint Andrews homes are all estate luxury homes homes in which are some of the best in Palm Beach County.


Thursday, January 9, 2014

West Palm Beach Condo Chapel By the Lake Update

Brand New Construction West Palm Beach condo proposal gets scaled down in size, in order to try to get approved by the county. The project's proposed site is The Chapel By The Lake on South Flagler Drive.

The developer will be submitting a newer design to City Hall reducing the size of this West Palm Beach Condo to be shorter and narrower. They are expecting to reduce the size of the current plans around 20%.

Developers will submit 2 designs to City Hall for review:
1. Reducing the number of units from 96 to 76
2. Building a narrower 25 story building with an angle to maintain the views of the intracoastal or a wider 22 story building

Chapel By The Lake in West Palm Beach was part of the First Baptist Church, and offered members a beautiful place to worship. First Baptist sold the Chapel by The Lake Property for $23 Million. Developers are hoping to sell units for around $5 Million per unit.

Palm Beach County Foreclosures Down and Prices are Up

Palm Beach County had the lowest amount of foreclosures since 2006 with under 10,000 foreclosures in all of 2013. This is a near 36% decrease from the year before in 2012. Foreclosure drops had been occurring all year long as Palm Beach Home prices have been increasing at substantial rates.

Miami Dade foreclosure rates and Broward County have seen significant drops as well as homes have been selling and inventory is at a low.

The Standard & Poors home price index for Broward, Palm Beach and Miami Dade rose approx 15.85% from a year ago. It was the 21st month in a row with a continuous gain.

Florida home sales are on a rise, and with such cold winters up North, I would expect to see more growth continue.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Jupiter Commercial Building Sells for $31 Million

The Jupiter Medical and Technology Park just traded for around $31 Million. Located at 1701 Military Trail, this property is approximately 185,000 square feet. POH Jupiter Ownership a company managed by a Plantation based PointOne Holdings purchased this Jupiter Commercial Property. An affiliate of Florida Turbine Technology was the sellers of the property as well as tenants occupying around 1/3 of the park. The property was last purchased  for $16.5 million in 2005.

This Jupiter Medical and Technology Park is 92% occupied with a GE Healthcare subsidiary being the largest tenant.


Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Serena Williams Buys Bears Club Lot

Serena Williams local resident to Palm Beach County, buys a lot in The Bears Club Jupiter. Serena Williams new purchase is 2.4 acres on a remote parcel of land in the Bears Club.  152 Bears Club Drive, also known as lot 62 which is close to Donald Ross Road was purchased for $4.1 Million by Williams. . In June 2013, Serena sold here home in Mirasol Country Club at 122 Tranquila.




The Bears Club located in Jupiter, Florida was developed by Jack Nicklaus in 1999. The Bears Club is a community of private custom designed estate homes. Located on around 401 acres of land, The Bears Club offers 55 estate homes, 17 Golf Villas, 14 Club Cottages, and 13 Vintage Estate Homes. The Bears Club offers some of the most exclusive, private, and elite Jupiter Homes in all of Florida. Offering a 40,000 square foot clubhouse, 18 hole and par 3 Jack Nicklaus signature golf courses, and first class services.




President Country Club West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach just approved the largest redevelopment since City Place. The President Country Club in West Palm Beach is getting a huge makeover. One of the two golf courses will be torn down and a commercial zoned 3 story 250 room hotel is going to be built. Rental Resort Villas as well as 94 single family homes are part of this plan for The President Country Club redevelopment.

Resort planned at the Land of the Presidents in West Palm Beach
Photo Courtesy of the PalmBeachPost.com 

These plans were crafted in 2012, as the new owners of The President Country Club proposed plans to remove the north golf course and turn it into a resort, spa, hotel, homes, and offices. This could be a giant boost to the Palm Beach Lakes area and be a driving sales force.

The North Course, known as the Patriot Course offered 119 acres of land for the redevelopment. Palm Tree Management paid $11 Million for the club in 2011, after it suffered financial troubles after the clubhouse renovation.

Monday, January 6, 2014

Jupiter Real Estate and Communities

Jupiter, Florida offers some of the nicest real estate in all of Florida. Whether you are looking for an oceanfront condos, country club home, farm, residential neighborhood, waterfront home, vacation home, or first time home; Jupiter has something for you.




Jupiter Country Club Communities include such communities like; Admirals Cove Country Club, The Loxahatchee Club, The Bears Club, Jupiter Country Club, The Ritz Carlton, and Jonathan's Landing. All of these communities offer golf courses, clubhouses, and amazing restaurants.

 The Ritz Carlton Golf - Trump Golf Jupiter




Great family neighborhoods and residential communities in Jupiter include; Egret Landing, The Paseos, Abacoa, Mystic Cove, Rialto, The Shores, Palm Cove, plus.



There are also many Jupiter Oceanfront condos which are on the ocean or across the street from the ocean, these condos include; Jupiter Ocean Grande, Bluffs Ocean, Corinthians, Ocean Trail, Ocean Club and Ocean Crest.



Offering so many great Jupiter Communities, this is a great place to call home. With great schools, dining, shopping, restaurants, and so much more.

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Costa Condos Hollywood Beach

The Costa Condo Hollywood Resort which is under construction in Hollywood Beach throws a bash to get sales going. Michael Capponi recently came on board to help develop this brand new construction condo which will be located at 777 North Ocean Drive. The project led by developen Moses Bensusan began in June 2013. This bash was held at The Soho Beach House and included guests like Jamie Fox, Lenny Kravitz's Daughter Zoe Kravitz, and model Amber Arbucci.

This $180 million complex is expected to have its own synagogue and kosher deli. Costa Condo is expected to be a mid rise condo community with 310 units consisting of studio units, one bedroom, and two bedroom condos. Costa Condo Hollywood Resort will consist of 2 buildings that are 5 stories and offered fully furnished.



This Hollywood Beach Condo, Costa is on the ocean and is steps to the Boardwalk. This hotel/condo will offer valet service, gourmet dining, restaurants, and roof top pool. Other services include; butler service, personal driver, children s programs, business center, oceanfront cabanas, housekeeping, laundry services, rooftop bar and restaurant, and beach club.

Friday, January 3, 2014

The International Polo Club in Wellington Season begins

Wellington, Florida  is known for its amazing equestrian facilities as well as the International Polo Grounds which is the largest Polo Club in the world. Founded by John Goodman, the Polo Grounds consist of several natural grass Polo fields, 2 of which are part of stadiums.



As the 2014 Equestrian season begins there 11th season, there are 17 teams scheduled to compete in 20 goal tournaments. There are only 6 10-goalers in the world and 5 will be playing at the International Polo Club this season.

As the season begins, Wellington, Florida is transformed to a bustling area with many people and business on full speed. Real Estate in Wellington gets purchased and homes are sold as this is a truly an amazing community to be apart of.

Popular Wellington Equestrian Communities include:

Grand Prix Village
Palm Beach Polo
Palm Beach Point
Saddle Trail
The Equestrian Club

If you are looking for a home here in Wellington, Florida let Distinct Estates help you find your perfect Equestrian home.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

The Whitney West Palm Beach Condo

This beautiful West Palm Beach condo called the Whitney was built in 2003. Suffering from unfortunate Chinese drywall, owners at The Whitney were required to leave the property while the building was to be gutted. The Whitney should be completely remodeled and gutted and made like new in 2014.


Built during the real estate boom  this West Palm Beach condo building, had Chinese Drywall in all but the first floor. With the building being completely remodeled, units will be like brand new, and are now starting to sell again before they are completed.

The Whitney is an 8 story condo building with 210 units located in the heart of West Palm Beach. The building is 1 block from City Place and 2 blocks from Clematis. Units are from 800 to 2100 square feet and offer city and Ocean views. The Whitney offers ground floor lofts that work as live work units, as well as one bedroom with den floor plans. The Whitney offers penthouse units with a rooftop terrace and amazing West Palm Beach views.