Latitude Margaritaville Watersound Welcomes First Residents

Panama City Beach, FL (November 22, 2021) — The first residents of Latitude Margaritaville Watersound have officially closed on their new homes and have been busy moving in and meeting neighbors. Latitude Margaritaville Watersound is located on Northwest Florida’s gorgeous Emerald Coast near Panama City Beach and the Scenic Highway 30A corridor. It is the third of the incredibly popular, award-winning Latitude Margaritaville communities for those 55 and better who are growing older…but not up.

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Construction Starts on Latitude Margaritaville Watersound Town Center

Panama City Beach, FL (September 29, 2021) — Today, the partners behind Latitude Margaritaville Watersound announced that construction has started on the Town Center. Latitude Margaritaville Watersound is located on Northwest Florida’s gorgeous Emerald Coast near Panama City Beach and the Scenic Highway 30A corridor. It is the third of the incredibly popular, award-winning Latitude Margaritaville communities for those 55 and better who are growing older…but not up.

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THE ST. JOE COMPANY, TALLAHASSEE MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE AND THE FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE ANNOUNCE THEIR INTENT TO DEVELOP A HEALTH CARE CAMPUS IN PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA

Panama City Beach, FL (April 12, 2021) —  — The St. Joe Company (NYSE: JOE) ("St. Joe"), Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare, Inc. ("TMH") and the Florida State University College of Medicine ("FSU") announce their intent to develop a health care campus in Panama City Beach, Florida. The campus is planned to be located on an 87-acre parcel near the intersection of State Highway 79 and Phillip Griffitts Sr. Parkway, just minutes from the Latitude Margaritaville Watersound community, the 55-and-better community which is planned for 3,500 homes.

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Minto Communities receives 2021 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards

Tampa, FL (March 23, 2021) —  Minto Communities USA President Mike Belmont announces that Minto Communities has received eight 2021 Eliant Homebuyers' Choice Awards. The awards were announced on March 4. Eliant Homebuyers' Choice Awards are presented each year to home builders judged by their own home buyers to have provided the best customer experience. Winning home builders were selected based on results from 170,000 surveys administered by Eliant to all recent homeowners of more than 185 major home builders throughout the U.S.

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Latitude Margaritaville Watersound to open in April for tours by appointment

Panama City Beach, FL (March 16, 2021) — Latitude Margaritaville Watersound partners, Minto Communities USA (“Minto”), Margaritaville Holdings, and The St. Joe Company (NYSE: JOE) (“St. Joe”), announce that the community’s sales center and 13 island-styled model homes will open for by-appointment preview tours April 3-24. Appointments are available by calling (866) 609-8713, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT.

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Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach to open private Beach Club

DAYTONA BEACH, FL (January 18, 2021) — Latitude Margaritaville residents now have their own private beachfront amenity, the Latitude Margaritaville Beach Club, overlooking the white sand beaches and sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean. The Beach Club opens at the end of the January, and is exclusively for Latitude Margaritaville residents and their guests.

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Minto's Westlake and Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach communities named among top 20 master-planned communities in U.S.

Tampa, FL (January 12, 2021) Minto Communities USA announces that the master-developer's communities of Westlake in Palm Beach County, Florida and Latitude Margaritaville in Daytona Beach, Florida have been named to the prestigious John Burns Real Estate Consulting list of 2020 Top 50 Master-Planned Communities. The communities are ranked as number 19 and 20, respectively.

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Minto Communities Raises over $27,000 for Toys for Tots

Florida (December 14, 2020) — Every year for the Minto Communities USA holiday party, employees were encouraged to bring toys for the company's annual donation to Toys for Tots. The United States Marine Corps were also in attendance to not only collect those toys, but to also be recognized for their great work and service.

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Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach Community Foundation donates $65,000 to local charities

Daytona Beach, FL (December 4, 2020)  — Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach hosted a “Day of Giving” event on December 1 to present 13 local charitable organizations with checks for $5,000 each from the Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach Community Foundation. Recipients and residents in attendance celebrated with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres provided by the Latitude Bar & Chill restaurant.

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Minto Communities, Margaritaville Holdings and The St. Joe Company announce Latitude Margaritaville Watersound model homes now under construction

Panama City Beach, FL (October 27, 2020)  — Partners Minto Communities USA ("Minto"), Margaritaville Holdings and The St. Joe Company (NYSE: JOE) ("St. Joe") announce that construction has started on 13 model homes at Latitude Margaritaville Watersound, the companies' planned 55-and-better community. Models are projected to open in April 2021.

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Minto Communities ranked by Builder magazine among top 50 builders in U.S.

Tampa, FL (May 29, 2020)  — Minto Communities USA has moved up to 49th position on BUILDER magazine’s annual Builder 100 list for 2020 - up from 55th position in 2019. The ranking is based on 2019 total closings and revenues. In 2019, Minto had 1,114 home closings and total revenue in excess of $454 million. The Builder 100 is the housing industry's premier list of the largest U.S. home builders.

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Latitude Margaritaville Hilton Head Celebrates Grand Opening of Latitude Town Center, New Model Park and Conch Cottage Collection

Hilton Head, SC (February 25, 2020)  — The party at Latitude Margaritaville Hilton Head continues with the grand opening of the Latitude Town Center on Saturday, March 7, from 12 to 4 p.m. The public is invited to enjoy a celebration that includes tropical fare, three live bands, dancing in the Town Square, stilt walkers, games, giveaways and model home tours.

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Minto Communities receives 22 NAHB Awards for Latitude Margaritaville, Westlake and Marketing Professional of the Year

Tampa, FL (January 28, 2020)  — The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) presented Minto Communities with 22 gold and silver awards at the 2020 International Builders Show (IBS) held in Las Vegas on January 21st – 22nd. The awards included recognition by NAHB's 55+ Housing Industry Council, the National Sales and Marketing Council, and Best in American Living Awards (BALA).

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Minto Communities, Margaritaville Holdings and The St. Joe Company Begin Development for Latitude Margaritaville Watersound

Watersound, FL (December 16, 2019)  — Master developer Minto Communities USA ("Minto"), global lifestyle brand Margaritaville Holdings and The St. Joe Company (NYSE: JOE) ("St. Joe") announce that they have started land development activities for Latitude Margaritaville Watersound. The site for the newest active adult community is located in Florida's Panhandle region in Bay County near Panama City Beach and the Scenic Highway 30-A corridor. An official groundbreaking celebration is planned for Spring 2020.

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