Chris Hammers Director of Real Estate Sales

From: Citybizlist

Date: 2/26/20

Real estate veteran and broker Ted Christopher (Chris) Hammers has been named the Director of Sales for  Boca West Realty, the new on-site real estate company located inside the gates of Boca West. A seasoned real estate professional with over 20 years of experience serving the South Florida market, Hammers joined Boca West Realty after having owned a leading real estate brokerage firm in the area.

As a result of guiding buyers and sellers through millions of dollars in real estate transactions with local, national and international clients, Hammers takes pride in his attention to detail and his commitment to providing a professional, highly-serviced experience to his clients.

“The quality of the amenities and services offered at Boca West Country Club is what lead me to this new position,” said Hammers. “Known as the top residential country club in the world, we are able to attract buyers who recognize and appreciate the unparalleled lifestyle offered at Boca West.”

Working in the company’s office within Boca West’s Golf & Activities Center, Hammers efforts at Boca West Realty will be supported by an advanced digital and traditional marketing campaigns launched last year. The community is experiencing unprecedented demand as a result of the comprehensive outreach program designed to introduce Boca West to a global audience.

“We are so pleased to welcome Chris to Boca West. He is dedicated to the high standards Boca West is well-known for, and our Members will be delighted to work with someone of his caliber,” said Matthew Linderman, CCM, President and COO of Boca West Country Club. “Chris embraces our culture of service, and he is a great representative of our club and our brand.”

The 400,000 sq. ft. of resort-style amenities at Boca West Country Club overlook four championship golf courses designed by Arnold Palmer, Jim Fazio, and Pete Dye. A new $50 million, 100,000-square-foot Golf & Activities Center is the social centerpiece for an endless array of activities and events. The Club also features six highly acclaimed dining venues, a European-inspired spa, aquatics center, fitness center, and world-class tennis and pickleball facilities that appeal to every generation and age group. An additional multimillion-dollar expansion of the Club’s Sports Center will get underway later this year. Boca West continues to enhance and expand its extensive amenities roster, yet maintains an impressive track record of never having a single assessment to its Membership. For more information or to inquire about real estate opportunities, visit or call (561) 655-5855.

About Boca West Country Club

An award-winning private, gated, resident-only luxury country club community is home to 6,000 residents (3,400 families). A wide range of residences are available offering stunning lake and golf views. Fully renovated homes are available including an Equity Club Membership for less than $300,000 and range to over $5 million. Boca West Country Club is a Platinum Club of America, 5-Star Private Club since 1997, and is proudly recognized as a Distinguished World Club by BoardRoom Magazine since 2013, a 2013 USTA Outstanding Facility Award winner, and has been named a 2019 AGM Platinum Award winner by the Association of Golf Merchandisers and 2019 PGA Merchandiser of the Year. Boca West Country Club’s Top Platinum Golf & Country Club designation was recently featured in Forbes.



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Think you know Boca West? Ranked as the #1 Private Residential Country Club in the World, this awe-inspiring community has been exceeding expectations of any other country club in its class. But, how well do you know us? We invite you to play a little trivia and find out! Test your knowledge and see how many of these Boca West fun facts you can get right!


  1. What are the names of the designers of our four championship golf courses?
  2. How many of our six unique dining venues can you name?
  3. How many families live at Boca West?
  4. Who are the biggest name entertainers who have performed at past Boca West events?
  5. What is the newest sport at Boca West and America’s fastest-growing?
  6. What is the name of the new Boca West Wine Club?
  7. How many palm trees are spread throughout the clubhouse grounds?
  8. How many hole-in-ones were shot last year? Bonus points if you know how many in 2018.
  9. How many staff members are on hand to service members?
  10. How many Club events are scheduled from January – April?
  11. Which of the Norman Love chocolates sold at The Boutique is the most popular?
  12. How many sand traps are spread throughout the four golf courses?



See how you did with the answers below!


  1. Palmer I – designed By Arnold Palmer, Fazio II – designed By Jim Fazio, Palmer III – designed By Arnold Palmer, Dye IV – designed By Pete Dye
  2. Prime Cut, Grand Central, Mr. D’s, Panache, MyPi, Splash
  3. More than 3,000 families spread throughout 55 unique villages
  4. Some of the most notable celebrities include Jennifer Hudson, Diana Ross, Jay Leno, and Kenny G
  5. Pickleball! And Boca West’s Tennis Center offers eight private courts
  6. The Grapevine, The Boutique Wine Club
  7. On our golf courses and clubhouse grounds, we have over 4,000 palm trees and close to 2,000 hardwood trees
  8. In 2019, 40 hole-in-ones were shot at Boca West. In 2018, there were just 26.
  9. During peak season, there are 880 staff members on hand at Boca West. In the offseason, there are 450.
  10. From January – April, there are 150 scheduled events at Boca West. This does not include the bridge games held four times per week!
  11. Key Lime is the most popular Norman Love chocolate. Yum!
  12. Throughout all four golf courses at Boca West, there are 321 sand traps.


How do you rank?

9 – 12 Correct:

You’re an expert! How long have you lived here?


5 – 8 Correct:

Pretty impressive. But I bet we stumped you on a few.


0 – 4 Correct:

Most Improved. Share all of these fun new facts with your friends and family.



Boca West Country Club, the world’s #1 Private Residential Country Club community, is a mecca for those who want resort-style living with exceptional amenities, off-the-charts service and the privileges that come with country club living. From its four championship golf courses, the newly renovated 400,00+ sq. ft. clubhouse offering an endless array of amenities, to a world-class 38,000 sq. ft. spa, magnificent 20,000 sq. ft. fitness center, six unique restaurants, retail boutiques, and pro shops, the 30 Har-Tru hydro tennis courts, eight pickleball courts and aquatics center, Boca West Country Club is a destination like no other.


Boca West Country Club is located less than 10 minutes from downtown Boca Raton, the world capital of luxury for its residents and visitors. Known for its spectacular weather, high-class amenities, upscale shopping and dining, vibrant arts and culture, and its close proximity to the pristine beaches and Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach International Airports, Boca West could not be better located.


With its year-round on and off-site social calendar, Boca West offers an abundance of activities, including golf and tennis tournaments, exciting concerts and celebrations that take place on the grounds of Boca West, educational series and a variety of instructional classes. Because of its idyllic location, residences can also experience the conveniences of taking part in unique and fun dining experiences, day trips, theater outings, sporting events, seasonal festivals, as well as visiting the iconic Mizner Park, and joining in on the active yachting and boating community. When you live at Boca West, it’s all at your fingertips to Live the Life You Love and Love the Life You Live.


Thinking of making the move to Boca West Country Club?  The community publishes a glossy lifestyle magazine that showcases the neighborhoods and lifestyle at Boca West.  To request a copy of Boca West Life Magazine or to preview current residential listings, visit If you plan to be in the area or would like to apply for the Stay & Play program, contact Boca West Realty for more information, 561-665-5855.


It appears once again that the cold weather has Northern residents feeling the winter blues. And as the temperatures continue to drop, many people find themselves wishing for the sun and the Summer. But why wait for the Summertime? Residents in South Florida live the resort lifestyle year-round. Find out how you can trade your snowshoes for sandals and beat the winter blues next year.


Although Palm Beach County and Boca Raton have always been fan favorites due to their great golf, pristine beaches, quality dining, and world-class shopping – today the area’s most sought after amenity might be its one-of-a-kind lifestyle.


Ranked as the World’s #1 Private Residential Country Club, Boca West Country Club provides a lifestyle like no other. And aside from the tax incentives offered in Florida, Boca West Country Club is also attracting attention due to its 400,000 sq. ft. of club amenities centered around four championship golf courses. A European-inspired spa, Aquatics Center, 30 Tennis Courts, Eight Pickleball Courts, six unique restaurants and High-Performance Fitness Center are also compelling reasons to choose the community. Here, you’ll never miss out on the fun in the sun. From a real estate perspective, 3,500 homes provide an ample selection of residences for snowbirds seeking refuge from the cold northeast winters.


It’s no wonder the community has adopted the slogan – “Live the Life You Love. Love the Life You Live at Boca West.” Residents of Boca West are required to apply for membership to Boca West Country Club.  The equity membership of $70,000 and annual social dues of $13,000 open the doors to the Club’s extensive amenities and unmatched calendar of social events.  Boca West Country Club plays host to more than 600 social events throughout the year.  Activities range from unique dining experiences and educational lectures to sporting events and family-friendly carnivals. Members also take advantage of planned outings to theater performances, professional sporting events, and group travel destinations.


For those considering a move to sunny and warm South Florida, Boca West Country Club is worth consideration. The community publishes a glossy lifestyle magazine that showcases the neighborhoods and lifestyle at Boca West.  To request a copy of Boca West Life Magazine or to preview current residential listings, visit If you plan to be in the area or would like to apply for the Stay & Play program, contact Boca West Realty for more information, 561-665-5855.