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2016-01-20 / Real Estate News
The season is in full swing at Verandah in Fort Myers! Residents are enjoying a spectacular, resort-inspired lifestyle of championship golf, tennis and fitness with a full calendar of club activities and numerous social gatherings at the elegant, recently expanded River House. This weekend Kolter Homes is spotlighting this resort-style lifestyle during the Verandah “Open House Weekend,” from Friday, January 22, thru Sunday, January 24. New home buyers are invited to come discover the unmatched Verandah lifestyle and tour eight professionally decorated model homes along with a special collection of Move-In Ready homes that offer savings of up to $25,000.
Kolter Homes recently unveiled stunning new home designs for Verandah and has begun building new homes in two new neighborhoods, Pebblebrook, where luxury Coach Homes are being released and Torrey Pines, the new Estate Home neighborhood. Pebblebrook Coach Homes are ideal for those who cherish a maintenance free lifestyle but don’t want to sacrifice space for entertaining. These great room-design homes include the Osprey offering 1,831 square feet under air with 2-bedrooms plus a den, 2 baths and a 1-car garage and the second floor Heron model offering 2,038 square feet under air with 3 bedrooms plus a den, 2 baths and a 2-car garage. Nestled in the golf-and preserve-front Pebblebrook neighborhood which features its own clubhouse and pool, the Coach Homes are priced from $209,900.
The Verandah design portfolio includes three stunning single-family home collections that may be built in one of several neighborhoods offering lake, golf or preserve views. In the new estate neighborhood of Torrey Pines, the Estate Home collection includes floorplans ranging from 3,151 to over 4,000 square feet under air. These models are designed for living large with formal entertaining spaces, great room family areas and multiple outdoor gathering spots. The homes in this collection offer 3- and 4-bedrooms with dens, 4 full baths and one-half bath and 3-car garages. Homes in the Estate Collection start at $446,900.
The Dover Collection of homes are being built in the neighborhoods of Fairway Cove and Willow Bend, both offering home sites with water, golf or preserve views. These homes offer 2 to 3 bedrooms, 2-3 baths, 2-car garages with Great Room layouts and seamless indoor/outdoor entertaining. The homes in the Dover Collection and range from 1,835 to over 2,100 square feet under air and start at $243,900.
The Sage Collection includes homes with 3 bedrooms plus a den, 3 and a half baths and 2-car garages. Some of the homes in this collection offer a spacious Great Room as well as a formal dining room for more intimate gatherings. Ranging from 2,523 to over 3,000 square feet under air, the Sage Collection of homes start at $318,900. This collection is reserved for the Woodhaven neighborhood with available sites overlooking the 9th hole of Whispering Oak or sparkling lakes.
As an added benefit, Kolter Homes has announced a limited-time offer available with the purchase of a new Kolter home at Verandah. Those who purchase by March 31, 2016, can enjoy a free Verandah club membership joining fee and dues for one full year or 12 months of golf dues free with the purchase of a golf membership at closing.
Located alongside the scenic Orange River, Verandah is a community of tranquil beauty with nine miles of hiking trails which meander along waterways and expanses of natural preserve. Unique to Verandah is the kayak livery where residents can reserve a kayak to paddle down the Orange River. A recently expanded fitness center offers a dedicated spin room, numerous fitness classes from aerobics to yoga, five Har-Tru tennis courts and a resort-style pool. Golf members enjoy unlimited play on two championship golf courses, Old Orange, designed by Bob Cupp and Whispering Oak, designed by Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus, II.
The Verandah staff includes a fulltime activities director, fitness director, tennis pro and golf pro. The community web site, Verandahlife.com offers a complete listing of golf, tennis, fitness and social events planned for the 2016 season.
At the newly renovated River House, residents can enjoy lunch, cocktails, dinner and special events overlooking the scenic Orange River. Blossom’s Café is the meeting spot for morning coffee and the farmer’s market. Commencing in the summer of 2017, Phase II of River House renovations include adding a 2,700 square foot lounge area with a full bar and seating for 100 on a covered verandah as well as a private dining room with seating for 50 people.
The Verandah Open House runs from Friday, January 22–Sunday, January 24 from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Verandah models are open daily from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. To learn more call 888-515-6109 or visit KolterVerandah.com for pricing, availability and directions.