Wilmington NC- Ranked in Top Ten cities for real estate investment
Wilmington NC (October 25, 2006) -- was recently ranked in the top ten in the United States for real estate investment according to CNN Money, with projected gain in home prices of 37% over a 5 year period.
If you are looking to retire, invest or relocate, you?ve found just the right place to call home.
Wilmington NC is nestled between some of the most pristine beaches on the East Coast and the Cape Fear River. The region encompasses Wilmington, Historic downtown on the River, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Wrightsville Beach. The areas many miles of coastline, rivers and sounds offer a wide variety of fishing, waters ports, boating activities, and quite a few harbors, marinas and yacht clubs are available. Recreational opportunities abound in the area including golf courses that are playable year round. Wilmington NC offers mild climate and relatively inexpensive cost of living, which make it popular with retirees and second home vacationers.
The Cape Fear Coast is rich in history and folklore and known for its natural beauty, nautical legacy and Southern hospitality. Wilmington NC is blessed with a beautiful and extensive historic district with magnificent and stately oaks that are draped with Spanish moss. Azaleas and Oleanders abound and much of the real estate have extensive gardens, some of which are opened to the public during the annual Azalea Festival in April.
Wilmington also holds the distinction of being the cultural center for the NC coastline. Dance and music companies enliven the local stages of Thalian Hall Center, Kenan Auditorium and Trask Coliseum on the Campus of UNCW. The Louise Wells Cameron Museum of Art is a showcase of regional and international artists.
Wilmington NC, over 250 years old, has the charm of small, historic, deep south town, yet it is contemporary and industrial enough to impress giants such as GE, Corning & Dupont.
For many years, the film industry has accounted for a significant portion of our economy; it still has the potential for growth because of Wilmington's film industry infrastructure.
Wilmington NC and surrounding areas have recently experienced a tremendous building boom. Shopping centers now boast national chains such as Macys, William Sonoma, Banana Republic, Dillards, Sharper Image, Pottery Barn, & Barnes & Noble.
The Cape Fear River is a NC deep water port that that has recently been dredged and deepened so that large cargo ships and some cruise ships can dock in Wilmington NC.
Wilmington International Airport ILM is the regional airport servicing Southeastern NC. It is serviced by USAIR & Delta.
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Wilmington NC has it all from the River to the Sea! Whether you are looking for relocation, retirement, second homes, real estate investment opportunities, or development opportunities.
Specializing in residential real estate in the Wilmington NC, Wrightsville Beach area, Kay Bakers clients benefit from her knowledge, integrity and decades of experience as a life long Realtor specializing in real estate investments. Being a Wilmington native, please be assured that you will have the most up to date knowledge about the Wilmington NC area to make an informed decision regarding your real estate investment. Kay has the areas largest service team to assist you every step of the way home.
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Looking for waterfront property in Wilmington North Carolina with a Low Country feeling? We have gorgeous wooded homesites graced with Southern Oaks in a waterfront community called Masonborough Plantation. Situated on Whiskey Creek offering waterfront, waterview and interior lots. Only 22 homesites in the community. Limited number of Boat Slips available for purchase. Community dock and gazebo will be a feature in the park that will be a focal point of the neighborhood. Limited offering. Please call now, if you are interested. Great Builder program offered. Ask about Low Country Homes that will soon be available.Looking for Coastal Architecture? Let us do the search for you so you do not have to go through every listing. Interested in where to keep you boat? Let us know, we have some of the finest marinas in the Southeast.
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Fishing....Fishing....and more Fishing!
Wrightsville Beach Web Cam - want to know what the tides are and how the surf is? Just Click here.
Love to Golf! You have come to the right place. We love to golf in Southeastern NC. Golf Packages available. Please visit http://www.coastalgolfaway.com/wilmington
Arts....Arts....and more Arts!
The Wilmington Area is blooming with the arts. Musically, Theatrically & Visually. Our talented local artists have enhanced the area and have put Wilmington on the artistic map. Our Screen Gems Studios under the great direction of Frank Capra Jr. has blessed this area with many fine movies and television shows. Award winning "Dawsons Creek" finished filming here last year and we were lucky to attract "One Tree Hill" which is filming in the area now. The talented individuals that work behind the cameras have earned notice in many publications. David Hartley has co-produced both shows and he and his staff have assembled a fantastic group of local talent.
Conservation in the Cape Fear Area is an ideal that is shared by many of our residents to conserve the gift of a beautiful area that we have. Please enjoy the following newsletter from our Fort Fisher Aquarium
For your convenience the following web pages offer wonderful information about our lovely town and all it has to offer.
Schools In Wilmington NC - New Hanover County
Cape Fear Coast Convention & Visitors Bureau - Visit to see a Virtual Tour of the Wilmington Area.
Activities in Wilmington NC
Baker, Kay. "Tips To Sell Your Home For Top Dollar In A Slow Market." EzineArticles 16 November 2006. 28 November 2006 Ezine Articles Real Estate