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America's Top Golf Communities

Each year, Travel + Leisure Golf puts together its list of the 100 Best Golf Communities in America. These are among the most exclusive and visually stunning communities in the country and have been chosen on a range of criteria: Golf amenity, residential architecture and style, location, management services and programming options, non-golf amenities and environmental stewardship. The rankings also take into account public access to the course — the more exclusive the property, the better it is for the ranking.

With starting home prices ranging from $700,000 to $5.5 million, residents of these choice communities are part of an exclusive club. If you’re a golf enthusiast, or simply enjoy taking in the picturesque views over a majestic 18th green, click ahead to see the Top 15 Golf Communities of 2009!

By Paul ToscanoPosted 29 Jan 2009

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