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Feb 14, 2018

A downtown historic building recently welcomed new tenants. Elite Innovations and a new public relations firm called Fluent PR are now in a 1,200-square-foot office together in the mezzanine at the Murchison Building, an 11-story brick-and-marble structure built more than 100 years ago at 201 N. Front St. Elite Innovations, a product development firm founded in 2014, ...

Feb 13, 2018

Thousands of acres owned by Corbett Industries Inc. is now on the market, in many cases for the first time in several decades, in New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender and four other counties in Southeastern North Carolina. Of the 17,000 acres for sale, more than 12,400 acres are in Pender County with some overlap in Bladen County, but the offering also includes a more than ...

Feb 9, 2018

Work has begun on a project to give much of a 37-year-old Ogden shopping center a facelift as it prepares to welcome a new anchor tenant. The Ogden Plaza shopping center at 6840 Market St. is owned by a Cameron company, Ogden Plaza LLC, and was built in 1981. The project: Eighty percent of the center is getting a new facade with new storefronts, a deeper canopy and enha ...

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Feb 7, 2018

Professional Builders Supply has completed the purchase of the U.S. 421 property where the company moved its Wilmington operations in 2016. The firm bought the 10-acre property at 3941 U.S. 421, including a 50,000-square-foot facility built by McKinley Building Corp., in a $5.5 million transaction, according to the deed. The previous owner was Seamist Properties LL ...

Feb 6, 2018

Coastal Beverage Co. Plans 150,000 SF Facility In Pender

By Christina Haley O'Neal, posted Feb 6, 2018

Coastal Beverage Co. Inc. plans to be operating at a new 150,000-square-foot facility at Pender Commerce Park by next year, bringing all of its existing 150 employees to the site, officials with the company said Tuesday. The beverage distributor plans to buy the property to move its Wilmington headquarters and distribution center to new space that will be built at the p ...

Feb 2, 2018

FedEx Freight To Build Facility On 12 Acres At Pender Commerce Park

By Christina Haley O'Neal, posted Feb 2, 2018

FedEx Freight, a less-than-truckload carrier and a unit of FedEx Corp., has selected a 12.5-acre parcel at Pender Commerce Park for a new service center, according to an announcement Friday by the Pender County Board of Commissioners and Wilmington Business Development. The company is looking to build 15,000-20,000 square feet of office and warehouse space on the proper ...

Feb 2, 2018

A general contractor with offices in Wilmington and Charleston, South Carolina, was chosen to manage and build a more than $9 million project on Bald Head Island. Thomas Construction Group is building a new aquatic facility, a new casual dining facility called the Ocean View Restaurant, two tennis courts and additional parking at the Bald Head Island Club, a vacati ...

Feb 1, 2018

Coastal Beverage Company Offers To Buy Pender Commerce Park Property

By Christina Haley O'Neal, posted Feb 1, 2018

Pender County commissioners are set to consider the sale of more than 20 acres in Pender Commerce Park to Coastal Beverage Co. Inc. The North Carolina beverage distributor has offered to buy the park property, located off U.S. 421, according to county documents. Pender County commissioners are scheduled to consider a resolution that would accept Coastal Beverage Co.' ...

Jan 30, 2018

A new shopping center in Porters Neck is filling with tenants as northern New Hanover County continues to grow. Sugarwood Interiors, a home furnishing store and the anchor tenant for Sugarwood Center, 167 Porters Neck Road, opened its doors Jan. 2, according to a news release. The nearly 12,000-square-foot center's owners and developers, Jim and Janece Stone, are ...

Jan 26, 2018

Military Cutoff’s Office ‘renaissance’

By Cece Nunn, posted Jan 26, 2018

New office and retail space on the way to Military Cutoff Road this year includes the TowneBank Building and the anticipated grocery store-anchored retail center, Renaissance Market.   Crews broke ground this month on the TowneBank Building, so named because its occupants include subsidiaries of publicly traded bank TowneBank. TowneBank Mortgage and Towne Insurance ...

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