Get your flip-flops ready!! Jimmy Buffet has partnered with Minto Communities to create a community for people 55-and-older in Daytona Beach, Florida which promises to “reflect the lifestyle embraced in Buffet’s songs”.
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Say what? Get your limes & salt shakers out.
The 6,900-home community says it will be tropical & fun.The plans include a pool with cabanas instead of a central park & statue like most towns. Music, food, beverages, an onsite fitness center, indoor lap pool, spa and an outdoor resort-style pool will be the core of this development.
William Bullock, a senior vice president with Minto, told The Daytona Beach News-Journal: “You never know when or where Jimmy Buffett may show up to do a concert. The concept for the community is Margaritaville equals fun,” Bullock said. “Having fun, socializing, enjoying the lifestyle because you’ve earned it, you’ve been waiting your whole life for it and now you’ll be able to celebrate it with food, fun and music.”
The first phase of the Latitude Margaritaville, Daytona Beach, homes are expected to be ready to move into by fall 2018. They’ll feature Old Florida and Key West architectural styles and range in price form the low $200,000s to the mid-$300,000s. They are also going to have some live broadcasts, artists unknown at this time, from there on their SiriusXM Channel.
for more info see http://www.news-journalonline.com/news/20170216/jimmy-buffett-community-coming-to-daytona