Housing
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ONLY ON 3: Couple says battle with building inspector still holding up dream home
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 4:22pm.

video A battle we first told you about in February continues on Pleasure Island. A couple says Kure Beach's building inspector is still purposely stalling their dream home.

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St. James Plantation selling home every 28 hours
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 11:19am.

What’s fueling the growth? “The biggest factor is the Baby Boomers from the northeast are returning to the market in force,” said Tom Condon, director of sales at St. James Plantation.

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Fewer foreclosures, increased new home sales fueling housing market
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:37pm.

videoForeclosure rates are down and continue to fall in Wilmington. Meanwhile new home sales are up across the country.

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Habitat to celebrate completion of subdivision
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/21/2013 - 2:26pm.

videoHappening this weekend Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity is celebrating the completion of an entire neighborhood this weekend.

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Wilmington ranked among best housing markets
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Thu, 05/23/2013 - 6:58pm.

video It looks like Wilmington's housing market is on the rebound. The Port City is ranked among the best markets in the country over the next five years. The website "Business Insider" ranks Wilmington number 13 on the list and is expecting growth over the years.

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Authority unveils $16 million update to Creekwood
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 2:00pm.

video In late 2008, when Michael Krause became CEO of the Wilmington Housing Authority, he recalled Creekwood South was a community on the verge of collapse.

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Habitat raises walls on Made in America home
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:35pm.

video Habitat for Humanity raised the walls of its very first home using construction materials all made in America in Wilmington today.

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Affordable home also safer, energy efficient
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Fri, 02/01/2013 - 4:12pm.

videoConstruction workers are building a brighter, safer future for a family in Brunswick County. "It is definitely hard to process," Sonya Gardner said. "I am ecstatic. The walls are up in one day, and who would have figured that? But I am very happy."

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ONLY ON 3: 2012 best year for homes sales at St. James
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/17/2013 - 8:40am.

video A Brunswick County golf community is experiencing a boom in home sales. In fact, the leaders at St. James Plantation say 2012 was their best year yet.

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Sneads Ferry experiencing building boom
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 01/11/2013 - 6:00pm.

videoThe new year is bringing new business to Sneads Ferry. While some see dollar signs with new job opportunities, others say they're sad to see so much construction. To some, the sound of constructions it the sound of success. To others, it's something much different.

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