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Pelican Bay - Naples Florida

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PELICAN BAY, Naples Florida

Pelican Bay in Naples, Florida is an affluent community of singlef family homes, condos (low, mid and high-rise) and villas situated parallel to over 2 and a half miles of white sand beaches / Gulf of Mexico.

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There are approximately 91 separate residential condominium and homeowner associations within Pelican Bay. Many of the high-rise condominiums on the west side of Pelican Bay Boulevard have a view of the Gulf of Mexico when one lives on the fifth floor or higher. Several neighborhoods within Pelican Bay, such as the exclusive Bay Colony and Strand at Bay Colony have additional gated entries. Prices in Pelican Bay currently range from high $270K's for a condominium to over $12 million for an estate home directly on the beach. The project has a history according to the project website (www.pelicanbay.org) which states that Pelican Bay was founded upon preservation, conservation, and development. More than 2,330 acres were purchased from Barron Collier of the Collier family in 1972 by Coral Ridge Properties (CRP). CRP which is now known as WCI Communities, Inc. hired the Environmental Planning and Design Firm (EPD) to create Pelican Bay what it is today as "a model of environmental planning.

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The mangrove forest were designated a natural resource protection by Collier County in 1982. As the master developer, WCI, set a number of common areas aside that would be maintained in perpetuity under the guidance of the Pelican Bay Foundation, the master home owner's association. Residents pay dues to the Foundation and taxes to the Pelican Bay Services Division (PBSD). The PBSD is an advisory board of Collier County and maintains areas areas such as street-scape beautification, street lighting, water management, and mangrove preserve maintenance.

The Foundation currently maintains 43 acres of parks and recreation areas including four beachfront restaurants, two tennis facilities, community, and fitness center.

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The private beaches and restaurants within Pelican Bay are accessed through a tram service in the project. There are eight tram stations located within the community. There is a private golf club in the project as well which requires separate membership fees. The neighborhood boundary also has access to high end resorts (Ritz Carlton and Waldorf Astoria Naples), shops (Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstroms, Apple store, etc), restaurants, etc...which definitely appeals to an affluent buyer along with Pelican Bay's private amenities.




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