At Compass Pointe, you will feel as though you are retreating to your own private island while strolling down the winding streetscapes, adorned with stately pine trees and swaying palmettos. This resort style community is 2,200 acres of pristine nature with quality-built homes, natural water features and amenities conveniently placed throughout. With...more about Compass Pointe
Leland, NC Real Estate and Homes
Brunswick County is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation and Leland, NC, known as the Gateway to Brunswick County, is one of the fastest growing communities in southeastern North Carolina. You will find Leland, NC just across the Cape Fear River from Wilmington, NC which is in New Hanover County. The easy access to Wilmington, NC from Leland, NC is attractive to those who love the arts, entertainment and conveniences available in a city but prefer to live in a quieter, more laid back environment. A U.S. Highway 17 bypass which is in the process of being built will allow access to Leland directly from Interstate 40 without the need to travel through Wilmington. The impact of this bypass can only contribute to the fast growing population.
In 2004 the town doubled its size by annexing Brunswick Forest, a 4,900-acre tract which is it the fastest growing community in the Coastal South and has the amenities of a small town itself. Here you will a 40,000-square-foot medical office building operated by New Hanover Regional Medical Center; a 44,000-square-foot Lowe’s Foods grocery store and a major retail, professional and entertainment center at the community's entrance. You will also find 18 holes of Championship golf at Cape Fear National, a Fitness and Wellness Center, a Community Commons, a River Club and more than 100 miles of paths and trails. You can choose from a wide range of prices and lifestyle options, from low-maintenance luxury town homes to home sites and spacious custom homes. All of this is just 10 minutes south of Historic Downtown Wilmington.
Other housing developments you can explore include Waterford of the Carolinas, Magnolia Greens, The Bluff on the Cape Fear, Palm Cove of the Carolinas, Lanville Trace, Snee Farm, Hunter's Ridge, Rices Creek Estate, Creeks Edge, Brunswick River Estates, Westgate and Wisteria Place, a "green" neighborhood. These developments all provide you with quality housing choices. You will find these in the Leland area which also includes the small towns of Belville, NC, Bolivia, NC, Winnabow, NC, Navassa, NC and Supply, NC.
Along the U. S. 17 corridor through Leland, NC you will find national chain stores like Wal-Mart as well as grocery stores and national and local restaurants. You can shop in wine shops, florists, thrift stores, jewelers, art stores, antiques stores and many other venues that are constantly being added. These conveniences add to the draw of living in Leland, NC without having to travel to Wilmington, NC for everything you need.