Real Estate Market Expected to Remain Strong Throughout Our Divisions

We’re seeing the same enthusiasm throughout all our divisions. The strong real estate market is expected to continue in spite of hurricane season.

If anything, people in older homes are looking to build newer, stronger homes. Click here to read article in The St. Augustine Record

Why Plantation Bay is the Best Choice for Your New Florida Home

What brings you house-hunting in Florida? Or, if you’re already a Florida resident, to the central part of the state?

We could list answers forever — because they’re as individual as we all are — but you’re hanging out with us here for a specific reason, and we’ll bet it’s not because you can’t find anything else to read!

For many people targeting a new custom home in Central Florida, the impetus is retirement, or job moves or family concerns. Some folks also want a second home for holidays, long weekends and vacations, or as a transition toward impending career changes […]

Discovery Tours at Plantation Bay

Are you very interested in building a new custom home in a Central Florida community, but don’t know much about the area? Or, perhaps you do, but only via internet research? Well, nothing beats face-to-face knowledge when you’re trying to decide whether you’d like to live somewhere.

You can only look at so many online photos, social media boards and reviewer comments. You want to digest only so much Chamber of Commerce content such as maps and statistics.

There’s no substitute for cruising the streets, touring model homes and getting a good luck at surrounding shopping, healthcare options, school systems, traffic patterns […]

Plantation Bay: a Beautiful, Convenient Place

Plantation Bay Golf and Country Club, ICI Homes’ 3,600-acre, signature community in Ormond Beach, offers both the breadth and quality of amenities to match its size.  Rather than recite them all, we’ll just say if you can swing a club or racquet, or lounge by swimming pools and in spas, you’ll be intrigued.  Add gated access, endless hiking trials and housing options that seem endless, and you might be dialing our phone numbers. But, don’t overlook the importance of sheer beauty, or of metropolitan convenience.  Allow us to explain.
Plantation Bay is a Beautiful Place
The Florida feel is abundant here […]

Love the Golfing Lifestyle? Live at Plantation Bay

If your idea of arriving for a tee time is shuttling from your garage to the clubhouse in your personal golf cart, Plantation Bay should be on your new-home checklist. The 3,600-acre gated community tucked near Ormond Beach on Florida’s Atlantic Coast offers two private courses on the same property.

Our practice facilities, two clubhouses, a PGA professional staff and regular tournament schedules will keep you polishing your skills and lowering your handicap. Keep reading for more about Plantation Bay’s golfing lifestyle.
The Golf Courses
The Steve Smyers-designed Club de Bonmont course has earned numerous regional honors. One such honor is being on […]

Beach Guide for Plantation Bay

If you’re seeking a new Central Florida home, spending time at the beach may be high on your recreational priority list. Residents of Plantation Bay Golf and Country Club in Ormond Beach can check that box with a giant permanent marker. Not only do they live in a 3,600-acre gated community that features two golf courses, peaceful landscaping, with large iconic trees and shimmering lakes, they’re only FOUR miles from the beautiful Atlantic beach. Ready to call the moving van right now, aren’t you?

Although the beach is only one of many excellent reasons to consider Plantation Bay as a […]

Enjoy a Social Lifestyle? Live at Plantation Bay!

So, you’re looking for a new Florida home, and you want more from it than a new address. You also want more from your new neighborhood than homeowners association fees. If you’re targeting Central Florida, we at ICI Homes suggest Plantation Bay Golf and Country Club in Ormond Beach. It’s a 3,600-acre community with two golf courses, two clubhouses and miles of hiking trails, all within a four-mile, 10-minute drive to the beach.

The best part of all the above — if you’re a social person — is the communal opportunities at Plantation Bay. The community’s sheer size means you’ll […]

Live Actively at Plantation Bay

Looking for a Florida community with an active lifestyle? Plantation Bay Golf and Country Club, located between Palm Coast and Ormond Beach, will keep you moving from daylight until dusk — and sometimes beyond! The activity smorgasbord includes golf, tennis, swimming pools, POP paddle tennis, pickelball, bocce ball, a fitness center with spa services and miles of hiking and biking trails.

Out of breath yet? Come check us out. Plantation Bay is a 3,600-acre gated community set within beautiful coastal wetlands and forests, and only minutes from another popular activity — a day at the beach.  Read on for a […]

Live in Plantation Bay, Play in Palm Coast

Plantation Bay Golf and Country Club residents love their hometown of Ormond Beach, Florida. From fun dining spots, to wide, uncrowded Atlantic beaches, Ormond Beach offers much to love.

John D. Rockefeller thought so too. The oil-industry titan purchased his winter getaway home, The Casements, only two blocks from the beach, in 1918 and wintered there until his death on May 23, 1937. It continues its welcoming ways as a community cultural center today.

Ormond Beach remains a coastal gem — think salty breezes, ancient oaks and palms — but if you’re seeking a new Florida home with a golf and […]

Plantation Bay’s Club De Bonmont course within weeks of re-opening

Plantation Bay Golf and Country Club is proud to announce we are not far away from re-opening the original golf course known as Club De Bonmont. The course has been undergoing a renovation this summer.

Along with the help from architect Steve Smyers, the golf course has undergone a major renovation.  All of the fairways have been torn up and re-grassed with Celebration, a form of Bermuda grass that is tolerant to wear and will result in a premier playing surface.

     
The renovation of the greens
The greens have also been renovated and players will be putting on TifEagle Bermuda […]