MetLife completes purchase of Reynolds Plantation

The sale of Reynolds Plantation, a golf and resort community in Greene and Putnam counties, has been completed.

The acquisition by MetLife includes the Ritz-Carlton Lodge, six championship golf courses, four full-service marinas and nearly 5,000 acres of undeveloped golf and waterfront property, according to a news release.

The Daniel Corp., a Birmingham, Ala., developer, will oversee the day-to-day operations at Reynolds Plantation.

The property is situated along more than 374 miles of Lake Oconee shoreline. The Ritz-Carlton is a 251-room lakefront resort and spa named as a 2012 AAA Five Diamond Lodging and 2011 Forbes Four-Star resort.