Boca Raton Real Estate Blog

The Greenbrier Resort

The Greenbriar is a National Historic Landmark in White Sulphur Springs, West Virgina, as well as a magnificent world-renown golf resort that traces its historic roots back to 1778.  Although the Greenbrier golf courses were built many years after the Civil War, this great old hotel which was originally constructed around the healing springs has quite a military history which has impacted tens of thousands of veterans.  The golf history of this remarkable golf resort is fascinating, but on this Memorial Day weekend, we'll focus on its military service.

During the Civil War, the hotel served as a headquarters for both the Union and the Confederate armies but obviously not at the same time. You may remember that West

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Buyers deciding where in Boca Raton to search for homes, frequently question which gated communities and country clubs are best for children.  St. Andrews security is tops in Boca Raton with armed guards at 24 hour manned gates, guard dogs, foot patrols and vehicle patrols. There is a sense of security.  St. Andrews Country Club has also been named in the top ten healthiest clubs in America, and healthy eating is great for young families.

Numerous member families with children live in exclusive St Andrews homes as evident by:

St. Andrews Country Club Boca Raton, FL Thanksgiving Turkey Trot 2013 - YouTube 

The children's video playroom by the pool and the Rec Room for children and teens is outstanding.  Throughout the year there are

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Useful & Important Boca Raton & Boynton Beach Phone Numbers for Home Buyers and Home Sellers

911 for an emergency.  Dial direct for emergency including fire, police, rescue, ambulance or other emergency!

 561-393-7700    Boca Raton City Hall

561-395-8700     Florida Power and Light

561-338-1234     Boca Raton Police Department

561-368-3920     Post Office in Boca Raton

561-930-7922     Motor Vehicle Registration in Boca Raton

561-398-7742     Water Department for Boca Raton & Delray Beach

561-780-2355     Bell South in Boca Raton 

Hospitals in Boca Raton and Boynton Beach Area:

 561-395-7100     Boca Raton Community Hospital

561-488-8000     West Boca Medical Center

516-941-8300     Delray Medical Center 


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PALM BEACH COUNTY CURRENT ARTS CALENDAR (when you click following links; you are leaving

Palm Beach County's Entire Published Calendar:    

Today's Top Ten Most Viewed Events in Palm Beach County's Calendar:   What's Being Viewed Today


Palm Beach County Cultural Links:

Boca Raton Cultural Consortium

Delray Beach Cultural Alliance

Palm Beach County Arts

Northern Palm Beaches Cultural Alliance

South Florida Cultural Links:

Broward County Cultural Affairs

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Boca Raton Private Schools

  • A.D. Henderson University School 561-297-3970
  • American Heritage: Grades: Pre-K-12 - 561-495-7272
  • Boca Raton Preparatory School: Grades: Pre-K-12 - 561-852-1410
  • Boca Raton Christian School: Grades: Pre-K-12 561-391-2727
  • Claremont Montessori School: Gr. 1 - 12 - 561-394-7674
  • Donna Klein Jewish Academy: Grades:  K-12 - 561-852-3300 
  • Grandview Preparatory: Gr. Pre-K-12 - 561-416-9737
  • High Road Academy: Gr. K - 8 - 561-998-2343 
  • Pine Crest Elementary School: Pre-K-8 - 561-852-2800 
  • Pope John Paul II: High School Grades 9-12 - 561-994-8998 
  • Saint Andrew's School:  Grades:  Pre-K-12 - 561-483-8900 
  • St. Joan of Arc Catholic School Gr. 4 yr - Gr. 8 - 561620-4805
  • St. Jude Catholic School:
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Lendl, Krickstein & Arias Played at St. Andrews Country Club Tennis Exhibition

Krickstein Hosts Exhibition at St Andrews Country Club Prior to ATP Champions Tour

BOCA RATON, Fla., March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ivan Lendl, Aaron Krickstein and Jimmy Arias played on St. Andrews Country Club's center court during a complimentary tennis exhibition for club members as a precursor to the ATP Champions Tour. The crowd was treated to world-class tennis and light hearted banter spearheaded by Brett Haber, renowned top tennis analyst and commentator. St. Andrews members then supported Krickstein as he finished 3rd in the ATP Champions Tour on Monday, February 25.

The crowd of 600 watched the free tennis exhibition at St. Andrews' center court

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Country Club Membership in Boca Raton

The cost to join country clubs in Boca Raton and Delray Beach varies widely.  Membership options, amenities and requirements are all different. The area offers the very finest in luxury country club living, but in order to make an informed choice with no regrets, you'll need to understand the vocabulary, the choices and the rules -- which I'll explain blog by blog.  I'm a professional luxury Real Estate Agent and consider it my responsibility to help you navigate the communities and help you find your best match.  Consider this Country Club Membership 101!

Country Club Membership is either mandatory or non-mandatory.  Mandatory membership means you have no choice - if you live there, you must join;  you must pay

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