Sunsets in Wilmington shine a little brighter than most.
Along the banks of the Cape Fear River, just south of historic downtown Wilmington, lies the vibrant community of Riverlights. New Leaf Builders is proud to be a part of this exciting waterfront community, bringing our signature Charleston-style designs into North Carolina.
New plans exclusively
built with Wilmington in mind.
New Leaf is proud to offer 8 home plans ranging from 1,573 up to 2,469 square feet, that have been custom designed to fit within the appealing streetscape of Riverlights while embracing all the comforts and wants that you desire today in your home.
Our floor plans focus on the outdoors, featuring ample natural light and open and peaceful rooms for relaxing in, yet complete with all of the high style and high quality fit and finish that New Leaf is known for.
The Piedmont Collection
The Martin offers an enticing array of innovative spaces expertly designed around a covered central courtyard, accessible from your main living areas. Our unique courtyard ...
The Wake floorplan by New Leaf Builders lives large at 1,971 sq feet with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and an open floor plan. This home is the definition of southern living. Taking ...
The Durham offers an enticing array of innovative spaces expertly designed around a covered central courtyard, accessible from your main living area. The plan's unique ...
Our Gates design offers homeowners multiple options for customization. A generous main level suite may flex into a 4th Bedroom or left as an Office. With all your important ...
Our Nash design offers homeowners multiple options for customization. A generous main level living space offers a large master suite, an office and a 4th bedroom. With all ...
The Coastal Collection
The Haywood is the quintessential 3 bedroom 2 and a half bath home. The Haywood features a Master Suite tucked away upstairs, which gives the main living spaces on the first ...
Our Hoke design floods your Living and Dining Rooms with an abundance of natural light from windows at the front and sides of your home. The Hoke makes everyday living a ...
The Jackson features 3 bedroom 2 and a half baths with the Master Suite tucked upstairs, drastically expanding the space and open feel for your main floor living areas. Our ...
Available Homes in this Community
The following are available as quick move-in homes, from the inventory of some of our best and newest community projects. These beautiful homes are either fully completed, or nearing completion soon.
971 Fresnel Run, Wilmington, NC
Sqft - 1,573
Beds - 3
Baths - 3
967 Fresnel Run, Wilmington, NC
Sqft - 1,611
Beds - 3
Baths - 2.5
959 Fresnel Run, Wilmington, NC
Sqft - 1,609
Beds - 3
Baths - 2.5
View All Quick Move-In Homes
Contact Tyler Henrikson
For details on any of these homes, or to schedule a visit, please contact Tyler Henrikson at 843.568.4761 or send a message using the form below.
No waiting for amenities to be built here. At Riverlights, you’re steps away from the neighborhood’s vibrant restaurants, events, trails, and more on day one.
A little town all in its own, Marina Village is the community hub of Riverlights, full of restaurants, boutique-style shops, and more.
A 2,700 square foot indoor golf venue featuring four golf simulators, full bar, games for the kids.
Southern Shores Craft Beer & Wine
Grab a drink with friends (don’t forget your dog) at this craft beer and wine bar, or stock up to take home for later.
Smoke on the Water Restaurant
Waterfront dining with breathtaking views of the Cape Fear River, featuring upscale pub fare and seafood dishes.
Magnolia Social Café
Made from scratch breakfast and lunch, and delectable take-home dessert treats.
The Lake House and Pool
Overlooking the 38-acre Riverlights Lake, the Lake House is a large indoor/outdoor resident venue that includes a swimming pool and water slide, fitness gym, and billiards tables.
Live Oak Commons
Beneath Live Oak Commons tree canopy, Riverlights frequently hosts exciting events such as farmers markets, live music, outdoor yoga classes, movies on the lawn, and more.
Parks and Trails
Explore your own back yard with neighborhood walking and biking trails that explore multiple parks, tidal marshes and wetlands along the Cape Fear River.
Explore Riverwalk’s vast boardwalk system and discover the community’s namesake and watch the sun set over the Cape Fear River.
Life in Wilmington.
Only five miles north of Riverlights you’ll find the charming historic city of Wilmington. A vibrant town filled with live music, horse-drawn carriages, boutique shops, and excellent southern cuisine, there’s always something going on in Wilmington.
Looking to soak up the sun? A short drive outside of town, you’ll find three island beach towns: Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Wrightsville Beach, each with their own unique personalities.
Riverlights Information Center
109 Pier Master Point #100
Wilmington, NC 28412
Contact us to learn more about Riverlights
For more information on this exciting new community in Wilmington, North Carolina, contact Tyler Henrikson at 843.568.4761, or send a message below.
Taste of Home at Riverlights
Friday, April 28, 2023 5:30pm - 9:30pmRiverlights Trisail TerraceWilmington, NC 28412You’re invited to be among the first to ...
Love Where You Live
Who said the new home buying process can't be romantic.Do you enjoy long walks through model homes?How about romantic community golf ...
Holiday Home Tours at Riverlights
Saturday, December 3 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sunday, December 4 12:00 pm - 5:00 pmAt the Gates model home741 Edgerton Drive, ...
All in Perfect Timing
Ed knows a thing or two about buying homes. His pharmaceutical career has taken him all over the world and he’s purchased many ...
New Leaf Brings Its Unique Style to Wilmington
The Carolina coast has always inspired New Leaf’s design aesthetic. Each seaside town or community is a little bit different. So are ...