Nocatee was recently ranked the 6th best-selling master-planned community in the nation, according to a 2013 study by RCLCO. But what exactly is a “master-planned community?” What sets it apart from other neighborhoods or subdivisions? And what are the benefits of living in one?
As the name implies, a master-planned community is one that was carefully planned from the start. Unlike older, established communities that developed over decades – often in a haphazard fashion – master-planned communities are typically new developments where all aspects of the community’s design have been carefully considered before development begins. While master-planned communities may differ depending on location and need, some common elements include:
As more home buyers recognize the advantages of living in a master planned community, the Urban Land Institute notes that home sales in such communities continue to increase.
For more information on how Nocatee incorporates the key elements of a master-planned community, visit the Nocatee Welcome Center or call 1-800-NOCATEE.