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Wilmington Economical Forecast - 10/19/07 02:49 PM
There is great news for the local economy this week. New Hanover and sister counties, Brunswick and Pender are expected to expand by approximately 4.5 percent during 2008. This forecasted growth is more than double the growth forecast for the state of NC and the nation according to Dr. William W. Hall, Jr, senior economist with the Center for Business and Economic Services at the University of North Carolina. Other good news on the local job front is that approximately 9600 jobs have been added to the area economy since July 2006, with 6500 of those job added since the beginning of the (0 comments)
Wilmington NC in "Nation's Hottest Housing Markets" - 10/10/07 03:43 PM
Wilmington NC Ranked in the " Nation's Hottest Housing Markets" Here we go again! Wilmington NC has attained the record of #22 out of 287 cities in the rankings for house appreciation according to Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO), for the second quarter. Wilmington has enjoyed a 9.12 % one year increase and 74.7 five year increase. In comparison, Charleston ranked #62 with 5.93% one year gain and 60.6 for five years. The unique paradise that is my life long home has it all from the River to the Sea! The Cape Fear region's many miles of coastline, rivers and sounds offer a wide (0 comments)
Downtown Wilmington Riverfest - 10/04/07 06:59 PM
This weekend thousands are expected to descend on downtown Wilmington for the 29th annual Riverfest. Organizers are keen on keeping the Cape Fear River at the heart of this annual event and have scheduled dozens of ways for you and your family to enjoy the numerous events and activities being offered. The Riverfest kickoff show takes place at Battleship Park, next to the USS North Carolina directly across the Cape Fear River from downtown Wilmington and is free. This event features local bands and bands from other areas. This is also the 3rd year the "Sometime in October Film Festival" will be part of (0 comments)
Great Time to Buy! - 10/03/07 03:02 PM
It really is a good time to buy now with the interest rates low. Buyers are in the driver's seat for the time being and can get a good deal on a home. Of course, that depends on days on market, condition, location, competition etc. If the market picks up in the Spring, that could change. An ample inventory of homes always means you have more choices and can get better bargains. In addition, builders and sellers are offering free upgrades, mortgage interest rate buy downs, closing costs and a host of other incentives. (1 comments)
Real Estate Investment - 10/02/07 03:11 PM
Wilmington NC 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 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 area's many miles of coastline, rivers and sounds offer a wide variety of fishing, waters ports, (0 comments)
Wilmington in TOP 100 - 10/02/07 03:08 PM
And in yet another published list of the "Top 10 to 100 places in America to live for 2007" our Port City has faired very well again in this select groups of cities to work and play according to Relocate-America.com. Well we certainly can't argue with the numbers and would love to hear your reasons for relocating and wanting to make the move to our highly coveted Mecca of relaxation. (0 comments)
Wilmington Ranked #2 - 10/02/07 02:59 PM
Well our City has made the news again! It seems that we are now ranked #2 in the nation for job retention and creation as reported by Milken Institute. The Port of Wilmington and communication services have contributed to the accomplishment of 2nd place. The Port has seen growth over the last few years due to the channel deepening project. Here is another good reason Wilmington is a good place to live, play and work, not to mention affordability, mild climate and recreational activities. (0 comments)
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