River Lights

Coastal Southern North Carolina
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One of the most talked about waterfront communities is now available to families of all ages in Wilmington North Carolina. River Lights is a 1,396 acre master planned community located along the Cape Fear River in close proximity to Wrightsville Beach and the protected wildlife refuge of Masonboro Island. Reflective of its name, residents at River Lights will enjoy a close connection to the sea, scenic marshlands and a southern way of living. 

Built by Newland Communities, this riverfront neighborhood will feature waterfront homes and townhomes. The architectural styles will exemplify coastal living with spacious front porches and oversized windows capturing the natural light. Residents will be able to choose from a variety of low maintenance cottages to spacious single family homes. Home builders include 70 West Builders, American Homesmith, Charter Building Group, Del Webb Wilmington, H & H Homes,

Plantation Building Group and The Cottage Building Company. All in all, 2,700 homes are planned. More than 500 acres have been preserved as green space.

Newland Communities has been very successful over the years at building neighborhoods in the South with lifestyle amenities connecting families together and maximizing the beauty of the outdoors.  Amenities planned at River Lights include a Marina Village, Lake House, several community parks and 38 acre fresh water lake. The Lake House is planned to feature a salt water swimming pool, fitness center and paddle boarding lake. 

The Marina Village is planned to feature relaxing cafes and cozy retail shops in a park setting to maximize the beautiful views of the Cape Fear River and the commons. Here you’ll find concerts on the lawn, old-fashioned oyster roasts and family socials. Residents will be able to enjoy a stroll on the boardwalk, three miles of walking trails and easy river access for kayaking, paddle boarding and fishing. 

Our real estate score for River Lights in Wilmington, North Carolina is 89.

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Contact Bill Boyer of Intracoastal Realty directly at 910-262-5414 to find the most recent River Lights homes for sale.

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River LightsYour score:Coming SoonReviews:0
Our Score:
Platinum
89/100
Your Score:
Unknown
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Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
4miles
100/100
Nearest State Park:
6 miles
100/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
5 miles
100/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
3 miles
100/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
10 miles
100/100
Nearest College:
7 miles
100/100
Nearest Landfill:
15 miles
40/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
32 miles
20/100
Nearest Odorous Facility:
26 miles
100/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
80/100
Community Parks:
100/100
Fitness Center:
80/100
Intracoastal Access:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Swimming Pool:
80/100
Walking Trails:
100/100

Curb Appeal

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

Developer Credibility

The RiverLights community is owned by a business entity of North America Sekisui House, LLC (NASH), and is being developed by Newland Communities, the master developer of the community. NASH and Newland share a deep commitment to sustainable development practices, have strengthened their intentional focus together in all communities they are creating across the country. RiverLights is one of 30 assets the NASH-Newland partnership owns or manages together, in 14 states across the US.

We found no negative news on the internet about RiverLights or Newmand Communities.

100/100

Sold Pricing

Sold Pricing Coming Soon
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:
Pender
Real Estate:
0.0124%
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:
$1,140

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:
Platinum
89/100
Your Score:
Unknown
Coming Soon

Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
4miles
100/100
Nearest State Park:
6 miles
100/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
5 miles
100/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
3 miles
100/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
10 miles
100/100
Nearest College:
7 miles
100/100
Nearest Landfill:
15 miles
40/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
32 miles
20/100
Nearest Odorous Facility:
26 miles
100/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
80/100
Community Parks:
100/100
Fitness Center:
80/100
Intracoastal Access:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Swimming Pool:
80/100
Walking Trails:
100/100

Curb Appeal

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

Developer Credibility

The RiverLights community is owned by a business entity of North America Sekisui House, LLC (NASH), and is being developed by Newland Communities, the master developer of the community. NASH and Newland share a deep commitment to sustainable development practices, have strengthened their intentional focus together in all communities they are creating across the country. RiverLights is one of 30 assets the NASH-Newland partnership owns or manages together, in 14 states across the US.

We found no negative news on the internet about RiverLights or Newmand Communities.

100/100

Taxes

County:
Pender
Real Estate:
0.0124%
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:
$1,140

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