Just a quick hop across the Cape Fear River, Leland, NC is experiencing a boom. With its close proximity to Wilmington, NC and choice of area beaches to visit there is no question as to why this town is attracting new residents at a breakneck pace. Leland offers the same mild weather that coastal North Carolina boasts, amenities being added by the day, and the benefit of choices galore for a weekend afternoon. Let's explore the western shores of the Cape Fear!
With a population of over 16,000 residents (and quickly growing), Leland has proven itself a heavy contender for homebuyers. This area is known for its resort-style, amenity-packed neighborhoods such as Brunswick Forest, Waterford, and Magnolia Greens. These neighborhoods often attract NC transplants as well as those looking to live the good life at a great price. Leland has situated itself right at the top of the list for retirees looking for the peace and quiet of a smaller town, the sunsets and stars of a more rural location, and the option for outdoor activities like golf, fishing, and kayaking.
As Leland's popularity has increased, so have the business' moving into the area. Leland locals enjoy all of the shops, entertainment, and food that even larger cities often lack, and if there is something that can't be found in Leland it is sure to be just a 10 minute drive away in Wilmington.
Many of Leland's residents chose to live in this growing town for the central location to Brunswick County beaches. Often less crowded and always beautiful, Oak Island provides respite from the always popular Wrightsville Beach (also very close!). A popular afternoon for Leland residents may include a thirty minute drive to Coastal Living's 2015 "Happiest Seaside Town", Southport, NC to stroll shops and enjoy the many fantastically quaint diners!
A Leland local will never have a shortage of things to do when visitors come calling. North and South Carolina's most popular coastal destinations are all within easy driving distance. In the end, Leland homeowners enjoy the easy life! Let us help you explore Leland!