Real Estate
Pender County discusses land transfer tax
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/05/2007 - 9:01am.

People in Pender County were talking taxes Thursday night. The first of several meetings concerning the proposed new land transfer tax was held Thursday night.

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Number of businesses leave downtown Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/03/2007 - 5:18pm.

videoWhen you're in downtown Wilmington you may notice a number of vacant businesses with for-sale and for rent signs on them. Front Street has no shortage of empty spots but that doesn't appear to bother too many people. Kurt Trede and his brother may want to relocate their Carolina Beach restaurant to Front Street.

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Home inspection integral in buying process
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/26/2007 - 4:02pm.

The real estate business hit a few milestones in August -- and not in a good way. Total US home sales fell to their lowest level in five years while the number of homes on the market rose to new heights.

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Local property foreclosures on the rise
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/20/2007 - 4:44pm.

More and more local homeowners are falling behind on their mortgage payments. And that's led to a surge in the number of property foreclosures. It's no secret the real estate market has softened. But this is the first time in years that there's been an increase in the number of foreclosures in our area.

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Affordable Brunswick County housing discussed at community meeting
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/27/2007 - 2:58pm.

Many people who work to protect and serve Brunswick County cannot afford to live there. That's according to a study done by the Association of Community Development Corporations. Friday the ACDC met with locals to see what can be done.

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