Another home sales update

As of Tuesday (March 20), at least 17 Bent Tree homes have sold so far this year, with totals already far surpassing the 2017 first quarter sales.  The closing prices range from $90,000 for a villa to $395,000 for a custom built home with panoramic views.

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Six Years Makes a Big Difference

The trees in front of the fire station at the Lake Tamarack beach have really grown.  That line from an old Bobby Goldsboro song keeps running through my head…”See the tree, how big it’s grown…”  I apologize if its now running through your head.

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“One Man’s Opinion” from 1992

The following quote is from a 1992 Echo article:  “If you feel strongly that the Board is taking the wrong direction, you have a responsibility to them, to yourself, and to your fellow property owners to make your point and your alternatives known…”   The gentleman who wrote these words 26 years ago is a current member of the Bent Tree Board of Directors (serving 2018 – 2020).

Erosion and Sedimentation Control in Bent Tree


The following article is from the same Bent Tree property owner who shared the water system information in yesterday’s postClick here to link to a pdf version of this article.  Both topics will be discussed at this morning’s Board Work Session (9:00 at Club Tamarack Rec Room).  The Topics for Discussion list consists of:  website update, update on the improvement to the water system and installation of the third filter, survey of trees in Bent Tree, silt dams, approval of committee member/LAD & Tennis, improved properties with covenant violations, recycling discussion, stable owner contract, stable barn rules, budget amendments.

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Location, Location, Location

70 Padsett Court in Bent Tree hit the market last week with an asking price of $499,900.  The 4 bed, 3 bath home sits on a point on Lake Tamarack, and has amazing views.  Click here to link to the listing information.  Click the photo below to link to a virtual tour.

70 Padsett Ct

2018 Bent Tree Home Sales Update

2018 sales continue to outpace 2017 sales.  As of March 12th of this year, at least 14 Bent Tree home closings have hit the books (during the same time frame last year, eight homes had closed).  Eight more homes are currently showing as contingent or pending.  One of the listings showing as “contingent-due diligence” has an asking price of $525,000.   Click here to link to the website of a real estate office that specializes in Bent Tree sales.

BTCI Branding/New Website

New logo on golf cart

New logo on golf cart

Bent Tree’s new logo is showing up in more places, and the new website should be up and running soon.  Once the website is officially launched, there are plans for the Communications Director to hold informal workshops at the 19th Hole to help property owners navigate the new website.

  • Click here to link to an update on Opus Creo’s blog from last month.
  • Click here for a related post from December.