Akoya at Boca West, Boca Raton, Florida
Luxury Condos at Boca West Country Club
April 4, 2014
Joel Greene here from Condo Hotel Center with a fabulous new condo project to tell you about. First the back story.
If you’re a golfer, you’ve probably heard of Boca West Country Club in Boca Raton, Florida. It’s a 1,400 acre tropical paradise with four celebrated golf courses, world-class tennis and a magnificent clubhouse and spa. Frankly, it doesn’t get any better than this.
In 2007 the club decided to sell off a seven-acre parcel to build a residential development inside the sprawling and prestigious community. Unfortunately, with the housing bust in full swing and the Great Recession about to start, getting construction financing for the project proved impossible.
So the plans fell by the wayside, that is, until last year, when renowned developer Richard Siemens called Boca West President Jay DiPietro and told him he wanted to buy the site if it was still available. His plan was to build a luxurious condominium development. DePietro and the club liked the plans Siemens outlined and a deal was struck.
Siemens will close on the land purchase this year. But already sales of the condo project are underway. And that brings me to today’s featured property. Read on for details.
Country Club Living
Akoya at Boca West will consist of three connected buildings: a 10-story building in the middle and two shorter 9-story buildings on either end. Contemporary in design, the residences will overlook the country club’s fairway and lake.
In total, Akoya will have just 120 condos. Let me say right up front, prices aren’t for the faint of heart. They range from $1,150,000 to more than $2 million, but if you’re someone who has ever dreamed of living in a gorgeous golf resort, this is an exceptional opportunity.
Groundbreaking on Akoya at Boca West should occur by early fall 2014 with the opening tentatively planned for late 2015. While the country club has 3,400 homes on its 1,400 acres, this is the first new residential development inside Boca West in two decades.
Akoya will offer its residents resort-style amenities including the following:
- Three dramatic porte-cochere arrival courts with glass canopy walkways
- Swimming pool and sun deck featuring intimate lounging areas
- State-of-the-art fitness center
- Privacy-controlled elevators with secured access into each residence
- Lavish grand room for social events
- Men’s and women’s card rooms
- Private, enclosed garage parking
Akoya residents will enjoy a highly-serviced lifestyle that includes a dedicated concierge, valet parking and 24-hour security.
When you live in a five-star private club, you get access to world-class features. Let me tell you a little about what Boca West has to offer. Its award-winning club facilities include:
- Four 18-hole championship golf courses designed by golf legends Pete Dye, Arnold Palmer and Jim Fazio
- 31-court tennis complex lead by rising star Head Pro Ryan Harrison
- Expansive fitness and aquatics center with classes taught by pros
- European-inspired, 38,000 sq. ft. spa with 23 themed treatment rooms
- 6 restaurants offering everything from casual to gourmet fare
- Entertainment venues
- Year-round, resort-style private club activities on 1,400 landscaped acres
Akoya buyers will be required to pay a one-time fee (per family) of $70,000 for a social membership at Boca West. Additionally, there are annual social membership dues of $10,560.
According to South Florida housing analyst Lewis Goodkin, “The total lifestyle and amenity package at Boca West is absolutely exceptional. It has the ingredients to support a real high-end luxury condo.”
Beautiful Boca Raton
Akoya is located in the heart of Boca Raton. It sits between Yamato and Glades Roads next to Florida’s Turnpike with easy access to I-95 and The Sawgrass Expressway. Residents will find an abundance of quality shopping and dining venues nearby at Mizner Park and the Town Center Mall.
The private Boca Raton airport is just minutes away and Palm Beach, Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood and Miami International Airports provide unrivaled air service. And of course, there’s an endless calendar of South Florida events, including musical performances, polo, horse racing, casinos, entertainment and cultural activities. If sports is your thing, then you’ll be able to take in games of the Miami Heat, Miami Dolphins, Miami Marlins and the Florida Panthers.
A Quality Development Team
The people behind Akoya at Boca West make up a prestigious team. Siemens Group has worked in South Florida since 1964 and has built some of the area’s most impressive country clubs as well as 15,000 homes across the state.
The architect is GS4 Studios lead by Garcia Stromberg. The firm brings to the table an impressive international portfolio of luxury resorts, hotels, residential and commercial projects throughout the world.
Interiors by Steven G. will do the interior design and is known worldwide for its fashionable metropolitan style.
Condos from two to three bedrooms with den and office ranging from 2,676 to 4,167 square feet, will feature secured elevators opening into the foyer of each residence. Expansive terraces will create an outdoor environment that takes full advantage of South Florida living. Designer kitchens, spacious master suites and floor-to-ceiling glass will complete the picture. Prices, as previously mentioned, start at $1,150,000.
Want to know more? I have plenty of details. Just request my detailed data sheet at the link below and we’ll get that right out to you.
Request the Akoya at Boca West data sheet here.
If you have any questions or would like a tour of Boca West, I hope you’ll give me a call. As always, thank you for reading my Property Alert. And please feel free to pass it along to anyone you know who might be interested in this development.
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