Membership in the Boat Club is through application only. The current one-time application
fee is $4,000. Members pay monthly dues to maintain our facilities (fishing, swimming
and boat docks), garbage collection and water.
Only individual or married couple owners of improvements on lettered and numbered
lots may become Regular Members. "Improvements" shall mean single family dwellings.
All purchases are improvements only. The club maintains the rights to the land.
Dual Memberships are allowed for adult children and mothers and fathers of Regular
Members who wish to share their dwelling. Dual Members pay the same application
fee and monthly dues.
Regular Members who no longer own improvements may become Non-Property Members.
Monthly dues still apply.
All new applicants shall be required to undergo a background check performed
by a qualified third party company of the club's choice. The current cost is $27.00
for one person and $54.00 for two, payable in advance and is non-refundable. Personal
checks for the total amount (application and background check) are accepted.
Applications for membership are presented to the Board of Directors at their
regular monthly meeting. Refer to the monthly meeting schedule for the next meeting.
Negotiations are between the buyer and seller and applications presented to the
Board of Directors are contingent on the subsequent closing (i.e., delivery to Applicant(s)
of executed bill of sale from seller with copy to the Board) of purchase by Applicant(s)
of improvements on lot herein described. All dues must be current and paid of current
member/owner of the lot at the time of sale. Purchase will not include title to
In the event the application is not approved, no cause shall be stated or obtainable
by Applicant(s) and the Initiation Fee received by the Gainesville Boat Club shall
be returned to Applicant(s) less the background fees.