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#356171 - 10/28/09 05:50 PM Golf Cart ownership
sandyb Offline
We are part-timers from the States and are considering the purchase of a new or used Club Cart. Any advice on this subject as far as price, red tape involved, person to contact, etc.?
Thanks!
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#356176 - 10/28/09 06:32 PM Re: Golf Cart ownership [Re: sandyb]
CaptOneIron Offline
You probably will not get permission but you will likely get lots of offers to help for money. I had a complete nightmare this year in this regard and I am officially a resident. I don't believe they will even consider a non-resident for a permit. Never hurts to try though. Good Luck!
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#356205 - 10/29/09 12:17 AM Re: Golf Cart ownership [Re: CaptOneIron]
Freezer Offline
It truly does not hurt to try but I agree with Martin Smith. The chances of a non resident getting a permit is waaaay slim. I am a "sorta resident" prior to the new regs and had a very hard time.

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#356283 - 10/29/09 05:16 PM Re: Golf Cart ownership [Re: CaptOneIron]
sandyb Offline
Thanks for your reply, Martin, guess I'll have to keep renting or get a bike!
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#356284 - 10/29/09 05:17 PM Re: Golf Cart ownership [Re: Freezer]
sandyb Offline
Thanks for the input!
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#356311 - 10/29/09 10:06 PM Re: Golf Cart ownership [Re: sandyb]
Diane Campbell Offline
An alternative for Sandy - you can make an arrangement with Polo's Carts for some kind of longer-term lease that is (I think) based on a total number of days of use. So for instance you sign up say for 60 days, but use these days when you are here only - and maybe it takes a year or so to use them up.
Check with him for details ----- this can work out to your financial benefit because you don't have to find a place to store it, don't have to maintain it and when it breaks you get a fresh replacement without waiting around for a mechanic.


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#356496 - 10/31/09 02:59 PM Re: Golf Cart ownership [Re: Diane Campbell]
DJH Offline
We go with cholo's. The last few years we have stayed for 3 months and they charge $600.00 US a month. I hope it is the same in 2010.

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