Real Estate Scorecard Honors The Landings with the 2015 Bliss Award for Best Tennis Community of the Year
When it comes to the love of tennis, it’s hard to beat THE LANDINGS on Skidaway Island in coastal Georgia. To Real Estate Scorecard, it’s the grand slam of the Southeast. It’s the nation’s largest residential clay court facility with 34 courts and stadium seating. The Savannah community with over 3,000 club members has 3 tennis facilities and a busy tennis academy within their Savannah country club
From April 18-26, 2015, the Savannah Challenger attracted the top names in tennis to the Franklin Creek Tennis Center to compete on the ATP Tour. More tennis tournaments within this Savannah community over the past year included the USTA National Men’s 55 Clay Court Championships, USTA Super Senior State Championship, and the TsuNAMI Tournament.
The Landings Tennis Academy is the first of its kind and is designed around players of all ages and skill levels. Programs include Tennis 101, Rusty Racquets, and Tennis Schools of all types. What’s new? In 2015, the Landings Club Play Smart Court on-court software providing real-time and after-action review with complete debriefing solutions, auto stats, bio-mechanical analysis and 3-D tactical game management.
Awards and accolades over the years include:
2013 Georgia Power Sporting Event of the Year award for the Savannah Challenger
2011 USTA Member Organization of the Year award
2009 USTA Tennis Event of the Year for the Savannah Challenger
2008 USTA Team Tennis Event of the Year
But tennis isn’t the only amenity at The Landings. It is one of the premier gated communities in Georgia: for boating enthusiasts, residents can enjoy two deep water marinas, a Rhodes 19 Sailing fleet and a kayak club and launch. If golf is your thing, SIX private championship golf courses – all just a golf cart ride away and all included in one membership – is a dream come true. The Landings also offers 4 clubhouses with dining, a state-of-the-art fitness & wellness center, 5 pools (indoor and outdoor), community parks and 40 miles of walking & biking trails.
The gated community has approximately 8,500 residents with over 100 self-organized social clubs. Home prices range from $250k to over $1 M. The average home price is around $490k. Property owners enjoying living at The Landings because it puts them far enough away from the congestion of big city yet they can be downtown Savannah in about 20 minutes when they want to enjoy the exciting festivals along the riverfront or attend lifelong learning courses at the Savannah College of Art & Design. Sun worshippers can beach comb and enjoy the seashore at the Tybee Island beaches, about 40 minutes from the Savannah community. The nearest hospital is 10 miles away and the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport is 29 miles.
For more information about The Landings on Skidaway Island, visit www.TheLandings.com or call to schedule a Discovery Visit on 800-841-7011.
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