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The benefits of our Homeowners Association
One of the best things about living in Sun City Hilton Head is you can relax knowing your community will keep on looking as beautiful as the day you first saw it. That's because your Homeowners Association (HOA) dues help pay for maintaining all of your community's common areas and amenities. Not only does that help protect your property values, it ensures you'll always be proud to call Sun City Hilton Head your home.
Items covered by the HOA
- Resident lawn care maintenance
- 2 Resident Activity Cards
- 24/7 Security
- Roaming patrol
- Community Association administration buildings and employees
- Roadway maintenance
- Maintenance of fitness centers and equipment
- Maintenance of buildings that house other amenities
- Insurance on those buildings
- Maintenance of 4 swimming pools
- Maintenance of several hot spas
- Maintenance of tennis courts, bocce courts, etc.
- Maintenance of various Nature Trails
- Maintenance of all Riverbend amenities, e.g., clubhouse, pool, dock, etc.
- Periodic maintenance and support for all other amenities
- $2,730/year with dues billed on a quarterly basis (This is for the new section in which we are presently selling)
How is the governing board structured?
A 7 member Board of Directors, 4 of whom are Pulte appointees and 3 of whom are resident board members who are elected by the members of the association for staggered terms. The board sets the policy and the management team (Wentworth Management) carries it out.
What committees contribute to the governing board?
Board Appointed Committees:
Covenants, Finance, Fitness Advisory, Golf Advisory, Government & Business Affairs, Leadership Development, Modifications, Nominating, Property & Grounds, Public Safety and Strategic Planning.
Other groups who assist:
Neighborhood Representative Council, Safety & Service Committee, Chartered Club Council
Who operates the Golf Courses?
In house – Wentworth Property Management
Are all the community activities included in the fees?
Golf and health & wellness classes cost additional as well as certain Lifestyle events, concerts, and shows.
Does the HOA survey residents to find out about new interests?
An annual survey is conducted, both through the website and distributed via SunSations magazine. A variety of questions are posed to the residents.
Does the HOA have a reserve fund?
Yes. Reserve funds are maintained for future repair and replacement of assets that the HOA has long-term responsibility for, and are essential to a successful community. Reserves do not fund everyday expenses or more routine needs; the operating fund serves that.
How often are HOA fees increased?
The budget is reviewed yearly and the assessment may be raised as needed. There has been one assessment increase in the last three budget years.
Does the HOA maintain all the amentities?
Does the HOA have a community newsletter or internet site for residents?
Website, SunSations monthly publication, E-News, e-mails, and SunScoop
Is there a process in place to get a new club chartered?
What are the rules for visiting grandchildren?
Children under the age of 19 may be a guest a maximum of 90 days in a calendar year. Children must be at least 4 years old and potty-trained to use any of the pools. Children ages 4-16 years of age are welcome at all pools during children’s hours only and must be accompanied by a supervising adult (non-guest). Pool monitors are present and may answer any questions or concerns.
Are there activities for visiting grandchildren?
There is a child’s playground at Town Square. There are pool hours at various pools throughout the community. There is a Kids’ Camp put on by the Lifestyle Department every summer.
Sun City Hilton Head's HOA is managed by:
Wentworth Management Company
127 Sun City Lane
Bluffton, SC 29909