The North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce represents business interests in Brunswick County, NC, which is one of the fastest growing counties in the state. Many of the businesses serve the thriving housing market, which is attracting a large number of retirees who are drawn by the area’s mild climate, low taxes, moderate housing prices as all the area’s attractions.
In addition to Brunswick Forest, the fastest growing residential community in the area, major older communities are in Northern Brunswick County. Waterford of the Carolinas has a host of features and amenities almost too numerous to mention. Most of the 900 homes and home sites are located on the creeks, lakes and waterways within the community.
Scenic walking trails wind throughout the community. There are four lighted tennis courts and the lakes are large enough for small boat sailing, fishing, kayaking and rowing.
The Amenities Center has a sports events lawn for outdoor activities and parties, fitness facility, media room and library and gathering area with kitchen for parties. The large, resort-style swimming pool and walk-up beach are connected with the Clubhouse by a pool side screened porch.
Located adjacent to Waterford is Magnolia Greens Golf Plantation, a thriving community with acres of conservation areas studded with ponds and lakes. Magnolia Greens is built around a championship 27-hole golf course that received a 4 1/2 star rating from Golf Digest.
The community contains a huge 8,000 square foot recreation center with all type of fitness equipment and aerobic and cardio rooms where a variety of classes are offered. There are two outdoor swimming pools, a covered grilling area and lighted tennis courts, among other features. Home sites offer both water and golf course views. Everything from townhouses to patio homes to beautiful custom homes is available with Magnolia Greens.
One of the newer communities is Compass Pointe, set on 2,200 acres on the highest point in Brunswick County. Compass Pointe is located ten miles from Historic Downtown Wilmington on Highway 74/76W. Compass Pointe is an Audubon International Gold Signature Community with a 70-acre sanctuary for native plants and wildlife.
For more information visit www.nbchamberofcommerce.com.