First Crystal Lagoons’ project in US causes expectations12 January, 2018 / News
The first lagoon that Crystal Lagoons® will open in the United States has caused the interest of real estate developers and media. The ABC TV station broadcast a story highlighting the arrival of this World’s Top Amenity to the Epperson project, which the multinational innovation company develops in Florida in partnership with Metro Development Group.
The project has had an outstanding commercial success after incorporated the crystal clear lagoon. With this, Crystal Lagoons confirmed its real estate revolution in the U.S. by boasting over 16 signed projects and 44 other in different development stages. In fact, Epperson sold out the first 400 lots of its phase one, only after a month and a half from the announcement of it would incorporate a crystal clear lagoon, triggering a waiting list of over 3,000 potential buyers.
The Epperson project includes two thousand homes and it is being regarded as the project with the most added value within Tampa due to its technological features among which the 7-acre crystal clear lagoon stands out. Epperson is the first out of five projects Crystal Lagoons’ already planned with Metro within Florida.
“We are absolutely delighted with the debut of our first crystal clear lagoon in the U.S. and very pleased to be part of this project that reshapes the U.S. real estate market, as has already happened in all countries where Crystal Lagoons has set foot”, says Kevin P. Morgan, Executive Vice President Crystal Lagoons U.S. Corp.
Greg Singleton, President of Metro Development Group said, “we are very proud to be the very first firm that has brought this outstanding amenity to the U.S. Today we are setting a milestone by opening the first crystal clear lagoon in this country.”
Among some of the upcoming crystal clear lagoons set for Florida, Beachwalk, in Lake Nona, Orlando stands out. The project is being developed in partnership with Tavistock Group, a multinational company led by Joe Lewis, British millionaire and partner of Tiger Woods. It is also worth mentioning important projects such as SoleMia in northern Miami, in partnership with LeFrak and Turnberry Associates, and the very first Public Access Lagoon (PAL) in the U.S. in partnership with one of the main theme parks in Miami.
Likewise, Crystal Lagoons will bring to Las Vegas the only thing the world’s entertainment capital still lacks: beach lifestyle and water sports. At one of the main complexes located in the iconic Las Vegas Strip, Crystal Lagoons is building the U.S.’s largest crystal clear lagoon to date, with 30 acres. In Texas the company is developing Balmoral, in partnership with Land Tejas; Windsong Ranch, in partnership with Terra Verde Group; Bayside, in partnership with Bayside Partners, among many others.
Crystal Lagoons is an international innovation company, founded by scientist Fernando Fischmann, which has developed a patent-protected technology that allows the construction and maintenance of unlimited-size crystal clear lagoons at very low costs.