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California public golf courses to be converted to affordable housing complexes under AB 672

A bill in the California Legislature drafted by Congresswoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) proposes to convert California’s public/municipal golf courses into affordable housing. Assembly Bill 672 provides $50 million in grants to developers to redevelop California municipal golf courses into affordable housing complexes. Deputy Cristina Garcia. (Photo: Kevin Sanders for California Globe) Yes, it’s a […]

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A pandemic silver lining? Golf courses in the city of San Diego are now full of money

SAN DIEGO- Revenues rise sharply at San Diego’s three city-owned golf courses thanks to a 36% increase in rounds played since the COVID-19 pandemic boosted the popularity of golf nationwide. The city’s annual golf course revenues have reached nearly $30 million and annual profits have soared to nearly $10 million, primarily due to a surge […]

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The Portuguese golf resort that’s surprisingly good for wellness

The golf resorts of the Algarve are not the first destinations that come to mind when I think of “wellness”. Training camps in Los Angeles? Yes. Austrian clinics? Certainly. Thai detox spas? One hundred percent. But the south of Portugal and its famous fairways? Not really. Golf has feel-good elements, sure — sport, the outdoors, […]

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Donald Trump’s Scottish golf courses and leisure businesses have suffered combined losses of more than £6million

Donald Trump’s Scottish golf courses and leisure businesses have claimed £3million in cash in the UK after losses of more than £6million Both Aberdeen and Turnberry clubs failed to make a profit last year The Aberdeenshire club suffered a loss of £1.3million while Turnberry lost £5.3million Both clubs blamed the financial results on the pandemic […]

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Akwa Ibom signs new management contract for state golf resort

The Akwa Ibom State Government has signed a new management contract with Icon Hotels & Resorts Nigeria Limited, operator of the Ibom Icon Hotel & Golf Resort. According to the state, the new agreement, which will cover a period of 15 years, aims to “reposition leisure equipment for efficient and profitable service delivery”. In his […]

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O’Brien firms linked to loss of PGA Catalunya golf resort clips

The business group that owns, operates and develops PGA Catalunya’s property, Denis O’Brien’s golf resort near the Catalan city of Girona, cut operating losses last year despite the impact of Covid-19. Murryhill Holdings, a UK-registered company ultimately owned by one of Mr O’Brien’s Isle of Man companies, saw a 27% drop in revenue last year […]

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How Golf Courses Can Be a Great Real Estate Investment

As with any other transaction, one of the most important parts of a golf course investment comes down to acquisition. If you overpay or buy something without due diligence, your back is against the wall and you’ll struggle to generate cash flow. What does owning a golf course really mean? Investing in a golf course […]

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Golf courses that golfers have recommended to others |

Major magazines regularly publish golf course rankings and websites like Golfshake present data that features highly rated destinations, but sometimes the most valuable review you can look up is from another golfer. When the Golf Shake Community submit their thoughts on a place, they are asked if they would recommend it to others, a criterion […]

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Egypt hosts the 40th Arab Men’s Golf Championship at Dreamland Golf Resort, Cairo

13 Arab golf federations and 45 players will participate in this important regional golf championship. The countries represented on the pitch are: Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and the host country, Egypt. The Arab Men’s Golf Championship is played in four rounds, until Wednesday, with […]

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There’s a radically different story bouncing around municipal golf courses

Through: Sean Zac December 13, 2021 The Los Alamos County Golf Course is currently seeing all kinds of investments. facebook.com As courses close and freezing temperatures set in, December can often feel like the most ominous golf month of the year. And freezing conditions aside, nothing has been colder than golf’s valuation in annual municipal […]

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Villa 19 at Palmares Ocean Living & Golf Resort is a home like no other

This one-of-a-kind Villa 19 designed by Catalan studio RCR Arquitectes is a luxury home with golf and sea views. landscapes, There’s a reason it’s one of eight luxury villas at the property called Signature Villas. It stands out from the others for its size. It has four bathrooms and bedrooms, a large private swimming pool […]

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As Earth’s weather grows wilder, are golf courses living on borrowed time?

CNN.com sports staff Thirties or more Golf Backyards in Utah’s Salt Lake County drink about nine million gallons of water a day to stay pristine green — that’s more than 13 Olympic-size swimming pools. Manage the lawn on Golf also means using carbon-intensive fertilizers, lots of mowing and, in many cases, clearing forests or trees […]

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BOYNE Golf Vacation Packages in Northern Michigan

Homepage ” Highlighted » BOYNE Golf Vacation Packages in Northern Michigan With three resorts and 10 golf courses, all within 20 minutes of Petoskey, Northern Michigan, BOYNE Golf is collectively one of the greatest golf and resort attractions in North America. With all of these options, it’s easy to see why BOYNE Golf has been […]

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Golf in 2021 – Best Golf Courses

Best Golf Courses – The number of golfers on fairways across Europe and beyond has increased during the pandemic and many of us have a greater appreciation for the quality and beauty of the courses we play on. Here we run through some of the best courses we’ve covered this year at home and abroad. […]

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Eagle Ridge awarded a silver medal as the best golf resort in the Midwest

Sue Heim GALENA–Sue Ellen Heim died peacefully on February 5, 2022, at the family cabin in rural Galena, with her family by her side. The family will celebrate life at a… Kevin Kolmann DES MOINES, Iowa–Kevin Kollmann was born on July 16, 1965 in Waterloo, Iowa to Ronald and Karin Kaye (Wickler) Kollmann. Kevin died […]

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Inside the stunning Bahamas golf resort owned by Tottenham chief Joe Lewis with Tiger Woods and Justin Timberlake

TOTTENHAM chief Joe Lewis has a luxury golf resort in the Bahamas which is hosting the Hero World Challenge this week. The resort in Albany, New Providence hosted a number of golfing stars at the event with £2.6million up for grabs. 8 The 4,200 yard course was designed by Ernie Els1 credit 8 Rory McIlroy […]