“Golfers shouldn’t panic, most increases will likely be small and gradual. An increase in the effective rate charged may come from clubs offering fewer discounted rates, smaller differences between peak and off-peak tee times, etc.”  ~  Raymond Demby of National Golf & Resort Properties Group   Click here to view article

“When you compare product types, for instance apartment complexes and single-tenant building, there is a greater chance for capital appreciation in golf courses” ~ Christopher Karamitsos, PGA –  Senior Investment Advisor for the National Golf & Resort Properties Group Chinese buying US golf courses July 2014

“The recession caused a rethinking of value proposition for golf course owners.  Because of the millennial generation and Generation X and Y, you have all these varied interests.  So you have to offer more things” ~ Steven Ekovich, National Managing Director, Vice President Investments of the National Golf & Resort Properties Group Golf Resorts Offering

“2013 was a pivotal year of improvement for the golf industry, with the median prices of courses up slightly for the first time since 2006.  More than half of the company’s golf course listings generate Asian interest” ~ Terence Vanek, Investment Advisor of the National Golf & Resort Properties Group, a Division of Marcus &

  “Prices for U.S. golf courses climbed 57 percent in 2013.  The average sale price was $42.5 million last year for operational, regulation-length golf courses with at least 18 holes valued at $250,000 to $75 million” ~ Steven Ekovich, National Managing Director, Vice President Investments of the National Golf & Resort Properties Group Bloomberg Golf

The launch of the annual World’s Billionaires List is an intensive, months-long endeavor requiring long-hours and extensive collaboration form the whole Forbes staff.    But the Forbes wealth team that analyses the personal fortunes of more than 1,800 of the world’s wealthiest people (including 100 who dropped out of the ranks and numerous suspects who

“National Golf & Resort Properties Group brokered the sale.  It also handled the sale of Ford’s Colony Country Club in Williamsburg, Virginia and Eagle Ridge at Spruce Creek Country Club in Summerfield, Florida” ~ Steven Ekovich, National Managing Director, Vice President Investments of the National Golf & Resort Properties Group Golf Inc. Magazine.Winter 2013.Trump acquires

“One of the reasons things are looking better:  Lenders that were saddled with loads of distressed debt in golf courses when the housing market plummeted have unloaded much of the debt, in part by selling courses.  The pace of sales of 18-hole championship-length golf courses slowed from 86 in the first half of 2012 to

“A trend we’ve noticed lately is courses being acquired by somebody who has never been in the industry and is making their first golf course acquisition” ~ Christopher Karamitsos, PGA, Senior Investment Adviser of the National Golf & Resort Properties Group Golf Business Magazine.July 2013.Trophy Hunting

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