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Dec 8, 2022

Investors Convert Student Housing To Conventional, Continue Renovations

Investors finished renovating two- and three-bedroom apartments in two Wilminton communities at the end of November on their way to converting them from student apartments to conventional housing. Private equity real estate investment firm Lucern ...

Dec 8, 2022

Logistics Firm Submits Plans For Large Warehouse Near Port

Port City Logistics is taking steps to make good on its plans to bring a large warehouse to the Port of Wilmington.  The Savannah-based firm submitted plans for its transload facility to city planners this week, proposing to construct a 151,2 ...

Dec 7, 2022

Charlotte Developer Plans Carolina Beach Road Apartments

A Charlotte-based developer aims to build apartments in midtown Wilmington, according to site plans submitted to the city. The plans, prepared by the Timmons Group for developer Gateway Communities, describe a 264-unit apartment community called T ...

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Fall Vacation Rentals and Rising Cost of Real Estate

Posted Jun 15, 2022
What we know is that the pandemic has created many “converts” out of guests that would previously have never considered a vacation rental. Because there are many advantages of having a complete living space, whether condo or cottage, that includes a living room and full kitchen, these converts are here to stay. Particularly given the fact that prices are comparable, and oftentimes less...read entire article
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Dec 7, 2022

City Reworks Deal With Live Nation

Live Nation can now book up to 30 events annually at the Live Oak Bank Pavilion at Riverfront Park, per an updated management agreement with the city of Wilmington.  The renegotiated agreement increases the maximum number of shows from 20 to ...

Dec 7, 2022

Cape Fear Spice Merchants Expanding Into Adjacent Downtown Storefront

Cape Fear Spice Merchants is making moves. Soon, the downtown shop’s shelves laden with jars of spices and loose-leaf teas, casks of specialty oils and vinegars, packages of pre-made soup mixtures and more will expand into an adjacent storefron ...

Dec 7, 2022

Seaview Crab Company Snags Statewide Award

Seaview Crab Company has been named one of the top small businesses in the state by Business North Carolina magazine.   Seaview was one of four businesses recognized in Business North Carolina’s annual Small Businesses of the Year awards ...

Dec 6, 2022

Wilmington Named As A Top City For Remote Workers In Nationwide Study

RentCafe performed a nationwide study of the best cities across the U.S. for remote work and Wilmington landed 30th on the list. Released Nov. 22, the study weighed 19 attributes for 150 cities. The analysis found the most desirable cities for rem ...

Dec 6, 2022

At Chamber’s Economic Summit, Experts Talk Talent And Site Selection

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s 2022 Economic Summit featured expert economic speakers who largely focused on the timely topics of attracting a talented workforce and the inner workings of site selection.  The Tuesday morning event ...

Dec 5, 2022

Avelo Airlines Extends Seasonal Offerings At ILM

Due to strong performance at Wilmington International Airport, low-cost carrier Avelo Airlines announced an extension of its seasonal service to Fort Lauderdale, Florida as well as the return of seasonal service to Baltimore.   Avelo entered t ...

Dec 5, 2022

More Space To Film: Dark Horse Studios Plans $20M Expansion

The owner of a new movie studio plans to add more soundstages to his complex at 301 Harley Road in New Hanover County. Kirk Englebright said Monday that Dark Horse Studios is expected to grow with upcoming additions to its current campus, includin ...


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