Compass Pointe

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Palm trees, lakes with fountains and resort-style amenities have created a fun tropical atmosphere at Compass Pointe, a 2,200 acre neighborhood located just 15 minutes downtown Wilmington, a city ranked as one of the top places to live in North Carolina. Compass Pointe is a certified Audubon International Gold Signature Community, protecting 70 acres as five wildlife and fauna sanctuaries. After you pass through the gated entrance, lushly landscaped roundabouts greet you at the intersections separating the Compass Pointe neighborhoods. As Real Estate Scorecard's 2015 Happiest Community of the Year, it's clearly one of the most fun coastal retirement communities to live in.

COMPASS POINTE AMENITIES

  • Gated Entrance
  • 18 Hole Golf Course designed by Rick Robbins 
  • 10,000 Square Foot Grand Lanai Clubhouse
  • 7,000 Square Foot Pointe Wellness Center and Spa
  • Resort-style Swimming Pool
  • Two Lighted Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • Kayak Launch
  • Accent Lakes
  • Dog Park

The Grand Lanai is the neighborhood's main amenity, a 10,000 square foot clubhouse with a resort-style swimming pool and covered entertainment area overlooking their accent lakes. A 7,000 square foot state-of-the-art fitness and tennis center are adjacent to The Grand Lanai. Compass Pointe is golf cart friendly and pedestrian friendly. Its flat topography makes it easy for retirees to enjoy the outdoors in one of the top places to live in North Carolina. Ten miles of dedicated walking trails are planned. Tall palm trees, poolside cabanas and a white sandy beach gives property owners a tropical themed inland neighborhood to enjoy, but not far from the North Carolina beaches.

Approximately 350 homes have been built to date by the best custom home builders in Wilmington NC. 2,000 homes are planned. Architectural styles reflect Lowcountry and American Traditional brick homes. Homes are priced from the $300k's. Buyers are permitted to build whenever they want. Lots at Compass Pointe are priced from $90k's. Approved custom home builders in Wilmington NC include Liberty Homes, Hagood Homes, Bill Clark Homes & Trusst Builder Group. There are 11 preferred builders in all.

Compass Pointe's location in one of the top places to live in North Carolina is wonderful. Families with school age children will find Charter Day School, Leland Middle School, North Brunswick High School and Leland Christian Academy are the nearest best schools.

Our real estate score for Compass Pointe in Leland North Carolina is 78.

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Compass PointeYour score:97 / 100Reviews:551

Property Owner Reviews

Property Owner: Bob
Every new resident is welcomed with open arms and encouraged to join among the multiple clubs already in existence or start one of their own. Everyone waves when they walk or drive by someone. Exercising is only difficult because you meet so many people along the way and the temptation to stop and talk is sometimes irresistible.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Patricia
Friendliness of the people
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
What isn't there to like about Compass Point. Vacation living . . .
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
Alot of activities and fun social events.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
Bobby Harrelson and his team have created a wonderful community here at Compass Pointe. It is filled with beautiful homes, amenities and landscaping while being only 10 minutes away from the city of Wilmington which has theaters, restaurants, a gorgeous riverwalk, and more! The greatest asset to Compass Pointe are the people who reside in it- happy, joyful, generous and friendly! This is a great place to live!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 28451CP9
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
60/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:87/100
Property Owner: Craig
Friendly neighbors, amazing amenities, and fun social gatherings.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Mary
Without exception, the members of our community are truly friendly and caring toward their neighbors. Folks here rally around the slightest need of others, big or small. It's a great place to call home.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Mary
We feel very lucky to have found such a great place to live. The residents here are friendly, big-hearted, and fun-loving! Beautiful place to enjoy a well -earned retirement. With Wilmington 10 miles away, we enjoy proximity to shopping, restaurants, theater, great medical care, university classes and a picturesque downtown to explore.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Marie
The people who live here are very friendly and welcoming. It is easy to meet new friends because there is always some event available to attend.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100

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Our Score:
Silver
78/100
Your Score:
Gold
97 / 100

Property Owner Reviews

Property Owner: sal
The people make it great.
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
60/100
Average:70/100
Property Owner: pat
Everyone is friendly and happy to be here. Always sure to get a wave.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Kate
Compass Pointe is a wonderful place to see, to live in, and to create meaningful relationships. Residents are very inclusive. Everyone is welcomed to participate in community activities as much or as little as desired.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Susan
The community is beautiful, full of amenities, friendly neighbors, great builders and close to a large city.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
There are always people walking/cycling and stopping to chat with neighbors. When I moved here recently, I was immediately accepted into golf groups, tennis teams, and all of the other amenities. Being a single, I was hesitant at first but there is a real family feeling throughout the community.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Richard28451CP
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
60/100
HOA/POA Dues:
60/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:77/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
Wonderful neighbors who are caring and fun! Wide variety of activities at Compass Pointe.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:91/100
Property Owner: Michael
Everyone goes out of their way to make you feel part of something special. When my children visited, they always comment that everyone waves to you whether they are driving, walking or biking by you.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Edward
There is a real sense of community. It is a beautiful community with tremendous amenities. Everyone waves hello and we have friendly neighbors.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
From the very start, every family who moved in was eager to make this community a success, and to promote it to all their friends and neighbors. There may be some who are not 100% satisfied with the way of life at Compass Pointe, but I can't imagine any other community with the percentage of happy folks that we have!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100

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Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
12miles
80/100
Nearest State Park:
19 miles
60/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
9 miles
100/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
6 miles
60/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
16 miles
100/100
Nearest College:
2 miles
100/100
Nearest Landfill:
8 miles
20/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
23 miles
20/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
100/100
Dog Park:
60/100
Fitness Center:
100/100
Golf Course:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Swimming Pool:
80/100
Tennis:
60/100

Curb Appeal

Gated Entrance:
Yes
60/100
Streets Paved:
Yes
100/100
Street Lighting:
Decorative
80/100
Landscaping:
Enhanced
100/100
Architecture Style:
Southern Traditional
Water:
County
Sewer:
County
Natural Gas:
No

Developer Credibility

Bert Exum and Bobby Harrelson are the two partners who began developing Compass Pointe homes in the mid 2000's. These Wilmington NC real estate developers also developed Waterford of the Carolinas, Palmetto Creek of the Carolinas and Magnolia Green.

No negative news is found on the internet about Compass Pointe or the three North Carolina coastal real estate developers, Exum and Harrelson.

100/100

Sold Pricing

Mean Price (lot):
$82,573
Median Price (lot):
$74,000
Mode Price (lot):
$124,000
Mean Price (home):
$278,772
Median Price (home):
$250,000
Mode Price (home):
$199,000
Number of homes built:
85
According to public records in 2011, there were 92 closed sales at Compass Pointe. 15 single family homes and 77 lots. Per the MLS, there were 11 single family homes closed and zero lots in 2012 through the month of November.
Pricing updated annually for prior 12-24 month period. Mean price is defined as average sold price, Median price as middle sold price and Mode price is defined as most often sold price.

Taxes

County:
Brunswick
Real Estate:
0.0044%
Sales Tax:
7.00%
Southeast Average
Real Estate: 0.3579%
Sales Tax: 7.4%
The real estate tax millage rate has been converted for you to an annual percentage.

HOA/POA Annual Dues

Annual Dues:
$1,200

Annual Club Membership Dues

Southeast Average
Golf: $7,612
Sport: $2,280
Social: $4,835

Initiation Fees/Deposits

Southeast Average
Golf: $37,891
Sport: $10,087
Social: $17,469

Community Scorecard

Our Score:
Silver
78/100
Your Score:
Gold
97 / 100

Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
12miles
80/100
Nearest State Park:
19 miles
60/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
9 miles
100/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
6 miles
60/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
16 miles
100/100
Nearest College:
2 miles
100/100
Nearest Landfill:
8 miles
20/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
23 miles
20/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
100/100
Dog Park:
60/100
Fitness Center:
100/100
Golf Course:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Swimming Pool:
80/100
Tennis:
60/100

Curb Appeal

Gated Entrance:
Yes
60/100
Streets Paved:
Yes
100/100
Street Lighting:
Decorative
80/100
Landscaping:
Enhanced
100/100
Architecture Style:
Southern Traditional
Water:
County
Sewer:
County
Natural Gas:
No

Developer Credibility

Bert Exum and Bobby Harrelson are the two partners who began developing Compass Pointe homes in the mid 2000's. These Wilmington NC real estate developers also developed Waterford of the Carolinas, Palmetto Creek of the Carolinas and Magnolia Green.

No negative news is found on the internet about Compass Pointe or the three North Carolina coastal real estate developers, Exum and Harrelson.

100/100

Taxes

County:
Brunswick
Real Estate:
0.0044%
Sales Tax:
7.00%
Southeast Average
Real Estate: 0.3579%
Sales Tax: 7.4%
The real estate tax millage rate has been converted for you to an annual percentage.

HOA/POA Annual Dues

Annual Dues:
$1,200

Annual Club Membership Dues

Southeast Average
Golf: $7,612
Sport: $2,280
Social: $4,835

Initiation Fees/Deposits

Southeast Average
Golf: $37,891
Sport: $10,087
Social: $17,469