Wilmington North Carolina Real Estate Summary
Average price per square foot for Wilmington NC was $134, an increase of 12.6% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Wilmington NC for Jul 15 to Sep 15 was $190,000 based on 29 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price decreased 4.5%, or $9,000, and the number of home sales decreased 96.5%. There are currently 1,437 resale and new homes in Wilmington on Trulia, including 40 open houses, as well as 291 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Wilmington NC was $283,068 for the week ending Sep 30, which represents an increase of 3.6%, or $9,850, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Wilmington include Landfall and Pine Valley Estates, with average listing prices of $694,568 and $300,242.
This charming city, also known as the Port City, is located in the southeastern corner of North Carolina between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean. Although not just a tourist town, Wilmington, NC has many attractions such as the Battleship North Carolina, Airlie Gardens and Screen Gem Studios where TV shows such as Dawson's Creek and One Tree Hill were filmed; along with many major movies. Here is a link to more Wilmington NC info.
It has become a popular destination because of its moderate, four-season climate, historic preservation district, annual events such as Wilmington Riverfest and the Azalea Festival and numerous championship golf courses. In addition, the nearby Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach and Kure Beaches are a mecca for boaters, surfers, sunbathers, beachcombers and seafood lovers and round out the wide variety of attractions in the Wilmington, NC area.