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Admirals Cove 2013 Club Championship

The best golfers in the community gathered last weekend and braved the uncharacteristically chilly temperatures all in a quest for the coveted title of Admirals Cove Club Champion!   Spectators and participants wondered how the frigid air would effect the performances.  No need to worry, some local Jupiter residents and veteran snowbirds accustomed to the temperatures played through, and as the day warmed, phenomenal golf played with lots of great shots from all.  

Down to the final four of the men’s championship were Bruce Quinn, Rich Carroll, Bernie Carballo, 2012 Club Champion, and Bud Kline, (FBC Home Loans and Mortgage) 2011 Club Champion.  Mr. Quinn played a solid round of golf defeating Mr. Carroll and winning the title of 2013 Admirals Cove

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Vintage Rolls Royce at Admirals Cove Car Show

Waterfront Properties and Club Communities would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the efforts of everyone involved in the amazing fundraiser held February 16th at Admirals Cove.  Admirals Cove is one of the most prestigious, award winning, waterfront country club communities located in Jupiter, Florida.  Proving once again,   “home is where the heart is”, the residents rallied and showed support for the worthwhile cause.   The astonishing “Car Show” and “Shoppes at the Cove” was a tremendous success raising $21,000 for the Admirals Cove Cares Charity Foundation, a portion of which benefits local charities.

Bonnie Williams, Charlotte Zaret and their entire committee brought in amazing items for the residents and their guests.  The special…
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Waterfront Properties Walk for Diabetes
Photo Courtesy of Thomas Cordy

Thousands of people participated in the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 2013 West Palm Beach Walk to Cure Diabetes on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Waterfront Properties and Club Communities, corporate offices located in Jupiter, FL, sponsored a team to help raise funds and awareness to worthwhile cause. The disease has afflicted members of the Waterfront family. They have witnessed the struggles of multiple insulin injections, carbohydrate counting, food monitoring, high and low blood sugar episodes.

The goal of supporting the Waterfront walk team was to push the bar to eradicate the disease that affects millions of children each year. All the funds aid in research, treatment and prevention efforts. The goal for this

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Jupiter River Homes on the Loxahatchee River 
The Loxahatchee River District, here in Jupiter, Florida has been named “Best in Nation” by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.  It has been honored for excellence in wastewater recycling by the Florida Water Environment Association.  In addition to serving the community, The Loxahatchee River District strives to maintain pristine habitats with water recycling efforts. Preservation of the Loxahatchee River is the District's highest priority. Educating the public is one facet in which the Loxahatchee River District reaches out to the public.  One of the several nonprofit groups it supports is the Friends of the Loxahatchee.

Friends of the Loxahatchee River are a nonprofit community environmental program.  Friends of the Loxahatchee River

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The Admirals Cove Golf and Country Club

Just a bit south of Jupiter Island and north of Palm Beach is the prestigious gated community of Admirals Cove in Jupiter, Florida. This family focused gated community is encircled by 45-holes of championship golf and 6 miles on inland waterways.  It is easy to see why such wonderful families are drawn to The Club at Admirals Cove with so much to do in the community from boating, golfing, family activities, children’s activities, social, yacht club, tennis and near perfect year round weather!   

The Admirals Cove Cares Charitable Foundation is set to deliver more activities and more fun March 8 – 10, 2013.  A record number of 58 Palm Beach County nonprofit organizations have formally applied to benefit from the ACCCF charity.  The Admirals Cove Cares

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Living near the beach is the best therapy.  As the sun streams in the floor to ceiling panes of the oceanside condominium, and a smile graces the face of our guests, it dawns on me, the ocean view is great therapy.  

Many visitors frequent Jupiter and the Singer Island areas looking to get a piece of the restorative beach.  There is a lot of research indicating what sounds humans find stress inducing and obnoxious and what sounds are most pleasing.   It turns out the most pleasurable sounds have predictable wave patterns, soft volumes, and harmonic frequencies at regular intervals. Traffic and airplane noise cause the body to release higher levels of cortisol, a stress hormone, which can lead to ulcers and heart disease.  Sounds from the ocean, by

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Admirals Cove is one of South Florida’s most distinguished and luxurious golfing, tennis, and yachting residential communities.  Ideally located in the coastal town of Jupiter, many of the Admiral’s Cove residents are avid boaters, golfers, and tennis players.  Admirals Cove is considered by many to be the most notable real estate in the area.  Today’s Palm Beach Post indicates the “housing market tilts in favor of sellers” and Admirals Cove is no exception.  Residences in the private, gated community are sought out by discerning homebuyers looking for a well-appointed lifestyle.  The Club at Admirals Cove offers over six miles of inland waterways through the community with backyard docks and ocean access.  A 72 dock operational marina and marina café

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Attention, Jupiter anglers...pick up the latest in fishing strategies and techniques, as well as ideal locations, learn tides, moon phases, and the “how to” of catching any salt water game fish.  The educational course is the longest running course in the nation and will take place at the Jupiter High School Performing Arts Center, 500 North Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33477  from 9am – 4pm on March 2nd.

The seminar is now in its 26th year with Jupiter as its final destination.  The series began its eight coastal city tour with a stop in Atlantic City, NJ, Brookville, NY, Virginia Beach, VA, Wilmington, NC, Providence, RI, Charleston, SC, and Biloxi, MI.

A team of top recognized saltwater fishing authorities combined with leading experts, boat

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The 2013 LRE Symposium in Spain

Rob Thomson, Managing Partner, of Waterfront Properties and Club Communities attended the 2013 Luxury Real Estate International Symposium held in Valencia, Spain this year.  Luxury Real Estate (LRE) is one of the world’s leading international networks of real estate professionals. Waterfront Properties is one of the organization's longstanding and respected members.  This symposium welcomes a large contingent of prominent luxury real estate brokerage firms from across the globe, including North America, South America, Europe, and the Far East.

photo-109_269Connecting at this conference allows Rob and his team at Waterfront Properties, to look towards the future and provide insights for successful relationships with clients and colleagues.  Speakers and

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Born one of six children, Anna Lou Leibovitz probably never imagined herself as a modern day cultural icon, much like one of the subjects of her world famous photographs. She grew up in Connecticut to an Air Force Lieutenant father and a dance instructor mother. Annie eventually enrolled in at the San Francisco Art Institute to study painting and developed a love for photography. 

After living briefly in Israel, Leibovitz returned to the States, applied for an up, and coming new rock and roll magazine “Rolling Stone”.  She was offered a job as a staff photographer.  At the age of 23, she was promoted to the position of chief photographer of the magazine.  She left “Rolling Stone” after ten years and began working for “Vanity Fair” magazine.  This

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