Recreation

The myriad opportunities offered by the recreational development industry are in direct response to the increasing public demand for leisure activity. North American society is growing older, and today’s maturing population is generally better educated and more physically fit than its predecessor.  This requires more specialized and sophisticated recreational projects, and locations in closer proximity to urban populations.

These evaluations in addition to covering market and financial feasibility concerns usually address risk management, the seasonal effects of demand, community impacts, governmental regulations and future trends in the recreational development industry. These trends often focus on discussions of location and energy; mobility, and finance; management and marketing.

Vantage Point Economic and Transportation Development Strategies, LLC senior professionals have been involved in various types of recreational development which we have organized to cover outdoor and indoor recreational pursuits.

Outdoor Recreation Projects

Active recreational pursuits have included daily fee, and municipal and private golf courses. Various components of resort development projects, particularly the linkage between residential development and support amenities is often addressed.

Vantage Point Economic and Transportation Development Strategies, LLC senior professionals have structured a number of waterfront projects, many marina facilities have been packaged with our assistance. These projects include both publicly and privately owned facilities, which generally have been open to the public. Dry storage, maintenance and repair facilities, restaurants and slips usually comprise these projects.

Passive and active outdoor facilities also have been developed, including various park facilities.  These have included campgrounds, playing fields, hiking and biking trail systems and other outdoor pursuits.

Indoor Recreation Projects

Vantage Point Economic and Transportation Development Strategies, LLC senior professionals have packaged a host of special facilities, including retail-entertainment centers, some of the few film production studios outside California, creation of world-class public/private development projects involving recreation/entertainment uses.