Centex Homes Myrtle Beach Division Is The Primary Developer Of The Upscale Resort
October 25, 2005, Myrtle Beach, S.C — Barefoot Resort & Golf in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., has been named to Where To Retire magazine’s list of "America’s 100 Best Master-Planned Communities." The announcement was made in the July/August issue. Centex Homes Myrtle Beach Division is the primary developer of the 2,300-acre resort.
Barefoot Resort & Golf offers extraordinary amenities and is popular among retirees, as well as families and second homebuyers. Residents have access to an eight-acre residents’ club, which features a swimming pool, fitness center, and tennis facilities, as well as four championship golf courses designed by some of golf’s top names — Greg Norman, Pete Dye, Davis Love III, and Tom Fazio. In addition, an onsite Centex Homes lifestyle director is available to coordinate social activities.
"Centex Homes Myrtle Beach is honored to be recognized as one of America’s 100 Best Master-Planned Communities," said Mike Wyatt, Centex Homes Myrtle Beach Division president. "Where To Retire magazine is a highly respected publication and is known for its objectivity and thorough evaluation of properties."
Editors of Where To Retire conducted research for eight months, examining and evaluating several hundred candidates across the country before choosing an elite group of developments that offer today’s retirees a well-rounded, active lifestyle.
About Centex Homes
Centex Homes is the largest and most respected homebuilder in the Grand Strand, with 22 neighborhoods from Brunswick County, N.C., to Georgetown County, S.C. Additional communities are planned for future development.
In 2005, FORTUNE magazine ranked Centex Homes No. 1 on its list of "Most
Admired Companies." In 2003, 2004, and 2005, Centex Homes received the APEX Award recognizing the company as America’s "Most Admired Big Builder"; the APEX award is the highest honor bestowed by the nation’s 100 largest builders. In addition, Centex Homes Myrtle Beach Division is a J.D. Power & Associates "Certified New-Home Builder," and has been honored with Habitat for Humanity’s coveted "Golden Brick Award."
For more than 55 years, Centex Homes has been one of the nation’s leading and most respected homebuilders and today operates in approximately 90 markets in 26 states. The company is a subsidiary of Dallas-based Centex Corporation (NYSE: CTX), a Fortune 250 company.
Chrissy Selwa or Jamie Wilburn, LHWH PR