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Harbor Shores Introduces Trailside Cottage Neighborhood

05/29/2013

Single Family Vacation Homes Priced to Make New Construction Ownership More Accessible

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., May 29, 2013 – Harbor Shores – a 530-acre residential, golf, recreational and waterfront community – has unveiled its model Trailside Cottage and officially kicked off sales for the new neighborhood. With prices starting at $199,000, the Trailside neighborhood will feature 19 new construction single family cottages just steps from the Jack Nicklaus Golf Course, the beach, walking and biking trails, and other recreational activities.

"The Trailside Cottage neighborhood introduces a new option for people who want to own a vacation property in southwest Michigan,” said Kerry Wright, director of sales and marketing Harbor Shores. "Previously, in this budget range, you were limited to smaller condos or older homes. The Trailside neighborhood makes new construction single family homes more accessible to buyers.”

Located on the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course at Harbor Shores, each Trailside Cottage will offer views of the 6th hole, sand dunes, and undisturbed marshland. Cottages will range from 1,200 – 1,760 square-feet in this maintenance-free community.

The Trailside neighborhood offers three floor plans:

  • Sandpiper. This 1,200 square-foot, two-story home includes two bedrooms, one full bathroom, an attached one-car garage, covered front porch, and a backyard patio. It features a split-level kitchen and dining room area that overlooks the living room.
  • Sunburst. With 1,440 square-feet of space, this two-story cottage includes two bedrooms and two full bathrooms. It also has an attached one-car garage, spacious covered front porch, and backyard patio. Inside, it features a split-level kitchen and dining room area that overlooks the living room as well as abundant storage space both upstairs and in the optional finished basement.
  • Tidewater. At 1,760 square-feet, Tidewater is the largest of Trailside’s cottage options. This two-story home includes three bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, a split-level kitchen and dining room area that overlooks the living room space, and abundant storage space both upstairs and in the optional finished basement. It also features an attached one-car garage, a backyard patio, and the largest covered front porch in Trailside.

Prices for Trailside Cottages range from $199,000 to $350,000. To schedule a tour of the Trailside neighborhood’s model home, please call 269.932.1600.

About Harbor Shores

Harbor Shores is Lake Michigan’s first beach, golf, and waterfront community, just 90 minutes east of Chicago in Benton Harbor/St. Joseph, Mich. The community’s central amenity is an 18- hole, public Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. The challenging course winds through a variety of terrain including wetlands, riverside and hardwood forest and offers stunning views of Lake Michigan from lakeside holes. The 530-acre residential, golf, recreational and waterfront community features a full calendar of events and world-class amenities, including a marina village and riverwalk, town center with restaurants and shops, health and fitness center, deep- water marina, with a four-star hotel and spa, miles of recreational trails and rivers, and acres of parks and green space. Harbor Shores will be home to nearly 500 residences, including charming cottages, signature homes, town homes and condominiums. Current real estate opportunities include golf and riverfront home sites, riverfront cottages, golf view homes and condominiums. For more information about the Harbor Shores community and golf course, visit www.harborshoreslife.com.