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Old 02-09-2015, 08:43 AM   #41
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Perhaps there are neighborhood "watches," who will shoot anyone who dares venture over from the cheap neighborhood to the expensive one without an invitation

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Some seem to be more expensive housing than the others, it made me wonder if there is there a status effect depending upon if you buy a $500,000 vs $125,000 home.

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Old 02-12-2015, 10:24 PM   #42
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Are the events and activities within the Village restricted to villagers or can outsiders join in ?
I get that the tour might offer the best way to view it, although because its so large it would still be a limited view.
Something about them charging $200/night to take a 4-7 night tour, seems like a bit of an expensive sales pitch.
It would be like paying a timeshare sales pitch for the wonderful 3 hours spent with them.
First thing that price did was make me wonder if the owners (its family owned) would be looking to maximize their revenue from me via all sorts of fees and taxes once I bought in.
Maybe I'm too cautious is all, but I don't think residents get to elect their local government as it seems to be all in the family.

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Back in the day the life style visits were much cheaper and a real deal. they had to limit how many you could do.

Now they don't need them so much as (to some) it sells itself.

Anyone from outside can take advantage of the 3 town squares. Shops/restaurants/entertainment.

the rec centers take and access card and the golf requires residency. I am not sure if there is a non-residence fee structure available for golf.............

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