Daytona Beach, FL — October 27, 2017 – Minto Communities and Margaritaville Holdings today announced the opening date for the sales center at LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE Daytona Beach, Florida, along with new details on the community’s amenities. The Margaritaville sales center opens its doors for preview tours starting Monday, October 30th, at 9 a.m., providing those interested a firsthand glimpse of the new active adult destination. Sales for homes will officially open on Monday, November 13th at 9 a.m., with the first deposits accepted.
According to Minto Senior Vice President William Bullock, “Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach is redefining active adult living, focusing on the Margaritaville lifestyle of food, fun, music, and engaging activities. We are excited to be opening our doors and to provide the opportunity for people to start living the experience for themselves.”
LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE Daytona Beach will include 3,000 homes with future proposed expansion including up to a total of 6,900 homes. The initial sales launch of approximately 300 homes is being released on November 13th. Due to a limited number of homesites in the first release, sales will be available in person on a first come, first served basis. Home designs and floor plans include villas and single-family homes ranging from 1,503 to 2,564 square feet under air, with prices starting in the low $200’s. Model homes are currently under construction with a total of nine furnished models, including four villas and five single-family homes, projected to open early 2018.
LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE, with its authentic “no worries” tropical vibe, will offer amenities that are on par with the world’s finest luxury resorts. Walkable neighborhoods and golf cart friendly streets will provide residents with easy access to the community’s many amenities, signature Margaritaville restaurant concepts, and shopping offerings. Residents will also have their own private Beach Club on the Atlantic Ocean with breathtaking views and beachfront amenities. A free shuttle service will be available to transport homeowners from their community to the Beach Club.
“In partnership with Minto Communities, we have been able to develop the ideal destination for those looking to grow older, but not up,” said John Cohlan, chief executive officer of Margaritaville. “Opening the sales center in Daytona Beach is an exciting next step toward offering future residents their own piece of paradise.”
New amenity details released today include a lively downtown featuring a state-of-the-art Fins Up! Fitness Center with aerobics studio, indoor lap pool, spa, group fitness classes, and full range of wellness services and community programs offered by the community’s wellness partner, Halifax Health. For outdoor fitness, fun and relaxation, residents will enjoy the Paradise Pool with beach entry, cabanas and tiki huts as well as tennis, pickleball, bocce ball courts and a Barkaritaville dog park. At the Workin’ N’ Playin’ Center, arts, craft and other programs will be offered - including a Coconut Telegraph Business Center, The Hanger workshop where residents can tune up their golf cart and even a Barkaritaville Pet Spa.
Music will play an important part in the community, and residents will enjoy live entertainment under the bandshell in the Latitude Town Square. Additional amenities for dining and recreation include a Latitude Bar & Chill Restaurant, Changes in Attitude poolside bar and Last Mango Theater for dances and banquets. A 200,000-square-foot neighborhood retail center will include a grocery store and more.
In February, Margaritaville Holdings and Minto Communities announced their partnership to develop LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE active adult communities in some of the nation’s most popular destinations. Designed specifically for those 55-and-better who are seeking a uniquely fun and relaxed lifestyle experience, LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE Daytona Beach is the first to open. A second location is planned for Hilton Head, South Carolina, with its sales center opening date slated for early 2018.
LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE Daytona Beach is located across from LPGA International, which features two signature golf courses by Rees Jones and Arthur Hills. Daytona Beach International Airport, world-famous beaches, Daytona International Speedway, the new One Daytona entertainment, dining and shopping destination, Tanger Outlet Mall, and the Halifax Regional Medical Center all are just minutes away via I-95. LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE Daytona Beach sales center is located at 2400 LPGA Boulevard in Daytona Beach, Florida. The sales center is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
For more information on LATITUDE MARGARITAVILLE and to sign up to receive regular development updates, visit www.LatitudeMargaritaville.com.
About Minto Communities USA
Minto Communities USA, based in Florida since 1978, has represented integrity, financial strength and enduring value for nearly 40 years. Minto builds exceptional new homes and communities to meet every lifestyle, with more than 25,000 new homes built in 44 communities. Minto is dedicated to continuous improvement in design, quality and customer experience. Applauded and recognized as an expert in building active-adult communities, Minto was awarded “Best Floor Plans for 50+” from Ideal-Living magazine. These are just some of the elements that set Minto apart as an exceptional home builder and community developer, and have earned the company national recognition that includes consistently high rankings from Eliant Customer Service Surveys. Minto has earned multiple national awards for community and home design, including 2016 Best Mixed-Use Community and 2017 Best Clubhouse from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) for The Isles of Collier Preserve community in Naples, Florida; and 2016 Best Clubhouse from NAHB for the Harbour Isle Beach Club in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida.
Margaritaville is a global lifestyle brand inspired by the lyrics and lifestyle of singer, songwriter and best-selling author Jimmy Buffett, whose songs evoke a passion for tropical escape and relaxation.
Margaritaville features ten destination resorts/hotels across the Southeast United States and Caribbean and 23 additional locations in active development, four gaming locations and more than 60 food and beverage locations including signature concepts such as Margaritaville Restaurant, award-winning JWB Prime Steak and Seafood, 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill and LandShark Bar & Grill. More than 15 million travelers every year change their latitude and attitude with a visit to a Margaritaville resort, residential real estate destination, vacation club, vacation home rental and restaurant.