Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson and Johnny Miller Compete in Charity Skins Exhibition At Harbor Shores

Harbor Shores Golf Club

Jack Nicklaus, whose accolades as a golf course designer parallel a legendary career that includes a record 18 professional major championships, joined friends and fellow greats Johnny Miller, Arnold Palmer and Tom Watson today to celebrate the grand opening of The Golf Club at Harbor Shores, a new 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. The […]

Desperation and Confusion in Dubai’s Luxury Property Markets

Desperation in Dubai

Desperation in Dubai –  Six Flags files chapter 11 and Tiger Woods Dubai “Delayed” The tone of the press releases pouring out of the emirate is getting more and more desperate with each passing day. My thinking is that this will only serve to confuse the issue and market even further. Despite the fact that […]

Luxury Golf Development Struggles to find Buyers


The Cliffs, a luxury golf development near in High Carolina near Asheville is suffering from the slowdown in golf community sales. We have covered a number of similar developments recently and many are running into difficulties, including the Cherokee Run Country Club in Georgia, and the Laurel Cove in Tennessee. Relatively speaking, I feel The […]

Donald Trump Gets Permission for Golf Development in Scotland

Golf or Wildlife?

Much to the disappointment of local environmental groups , the Scottish government has finally given Donald Trump permission to build what he describes as “The greatest golf course in the world,” in a remote part of Aberdeenshire, along with 1500 homes. Originally rejected by Aberdeenshire Council, the Scottish government decided to over-rule the local council’s […]

New Tiger Woods Designed Golf course with residential development – Ultra-Wealthy only please

Tiger Woods presents his plans for an Ultra-luxury golf development in Mexico

If you had said to me last week, “I am planning a new residential golf course development,” I would probably have laughed and suggested that it was poor timing on your part. With golf course developments around the world struggling for memberships and some pretty high-end developments being canceled, it is probably not the best […]

Fractional Ownership Golf Development in Tuscany

Castiglin Del Bosco

Castiglion Del Bosco is a 4,500 acre private estate in Tuscany, Italy. Within the grounds are a 12 century castle fortress, the ruins of an early Gothic chapel and many other historic remnants of the past. recently renovated to exceptional stanfards, Castiglion Del Bosco is now offered as a private membership estate with full, member-only […]

Arthur Hills Designed Gold Course in Residential Golf Community in Mexico To Open December 2008

Residential Golf Community Mexico

A new residential golf development in Mexico is on schedule to open December The company’s press release states: Savvy golfers expect that an Arthur Hills-designed golf course will be bold, original and timeless. Scheduled to open in December, the links course that is the centerpiece of Paraiso del Mar, a new residential resort community on […]

You need a residential development to get ahead in golf course design – and a PGA professional designed course

Golf courses around the world are more and more turning on to the idea that to be truly successful they need a residential development alongside the greens and fairways. The other feature many seem to be unable to dispense with is a PGA professional-designed golf course and the two seem to go hand in hand. […]

Luxury Golf development in Dubai holds silent auction


The Tiger Woods Dubai, which is a member of Tatweer, announced the fact that they are offering potential buyers five premium plots in the development at silent auction “Based on our phenomenal sales record and early success stories, we are offering this closed bid as a rare opportunity to own premium plots on The Tiger […]

Jumeirah Golf Estates New Development


Shaikh Holdings, the leading Dubai-based real estate investment and luxury development company, has announced the start of construction at its prestigious Sanctuary Falls villa development in Jumeirah Golf Estates. The start of construction was marked by a tee-off event at the Sanctuary Falls site, and signified the beginning of this landmark boutique community in Dubai. […]