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.
Quick Move-In Homes in Riverlights
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.
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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 Coastal Collection
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.
Contact us to learn more about Riverlights
For more information on this exciting new community in Wilmington, North Carolina, contact Tyler Henrikson at 843.701.9465, or send a message below.
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