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 (Mr. Environment) 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 […]