The town has laid out new terms for its contract with Billy Casper Golf, designed so the town “will no longer face unlimited and uncertain liabilities for golf operations while a long-term plan for the site is worked out.” Under the new terms, the town will make an annual payment of $195,000 to the management company, will split golf revenue 50/50, and the town can end the agreement in the event of a sale.
The Cramer Mountain Club to Reopen in Spring 2015
Eric Vargosko is leading the effort to reopen the Cramerton, N.C., golf course and clubhouse, which closed in summer 2012 while still under the name Cramer Mountain Country Club. A group of 240 residents signed up to buy and reopen the facility, raising $2.5 million, with plans to build a new swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball courts and playground, and improve the golf course.
Black Mountain (N.C.) CC Could End Management Contract
The Black Mountain Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to negotiate out of a five-year contract with Billy Casper Golf. The contract is set to expire in September 2016, but the Board is pointing to $254,000 in losses in order to break the agreement, which could cost the town $100,000.
Cordillera Ranch Selects Buffalo Communications for Golf, Real Estate PR
The community outside San Antonio features seven lifestyle-based clubs, including The Golf Club, anchored by a Jack Nicklaus Signature course. The development has seen a 38 percent increase in lot sales over the past year and now has over 650 families.