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College towns plan to challenge results of 2020 census

Some college towns plan to challenge the results of the 2020 census, claiming they were shortchanged because the pandemic forced students to leave campuses and complaining that the undercount could cost them federal money and prestige.

Housing market so hot, burned house going for almost $400K

A home in Massachusetts seriously damaged by fire has been listed on the market with an asking price of $399,000.

Hurricane Florence victim gets new house built by Habitat for Humanity

A Cape Fear woman recently got the keys to a new house with the help from a local nonprofit.

Existing US home sales fell in August, price growth slows

Sales of previously occupied U.S. homes fell in August and prices that have been soaring eased, the latest sign the housing market is cooling as intense competition leaves many would-be buyers on the sidelines.

Multi-use residential development proposed near Battleship

A developer is looking to build on the western side of the Cape Fear River directly across from Marina Grill. 

Inflation forces homebuilders to take it slow, raise prices

Even in the hottest U.S. housing market in more than a decade, new home construction has turned into a frustratingly uncertain and costly proposition for many homebuilders.

Brunswick County again sees higher real estate prices, tight inventory in August

Brunswick County’s residential real estate market once again saw increased prices and low inventory in August, that's according to Brunswick County Association of REALTORS®.

Wilmington real estate market struggling to keep up with demand

If you're in the market to purchase a home, now might not be the right time. Limited supply is driving up home prices in the Cape Fear by tens of thousands of dollars.

Shortages cut into sales of existing US homes in April

Sales of previously occupied U.S. homes fell for the third straight month in April as the number of properties for sale hit a record low, driving prices to new highs.

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8 potential jurors advance in Ahmaud Arbery slaying trial

A judge found eight potential jurors qualified to advance Tuesday following intense questioning aimed at finding an impartial jury for the trial of three white men charged with chasing and killing Ahmaud Arbery, whose slaying last year sparked a national outcry.

New Hanover Co. Schools sees significant decrease in suspension rates

The New Hanover County Board of Education held its first meeting since a lawsuit was filed against the board at the Sheriff's Office after unmasked protesters were denied entry to a school board meeting. 

Southwest: We won’t put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave

Southwest Airlines will let unvaccinated employees keep working past early December instead of putting them on unpaid leave if they apply for an exemption on medical or religious grounds.

New Hanover County puts surplus property on sale to non-profits, then general public

Any remaining property will be offered for sale to the public starting Friday, October 29, 2021, through Monday, November 15, 2021, using GOVDEALS.