Waterford of the Carolinas homes canal front

One of the original planned communities in Leland NC real estate is the Waterford of the Carolinas with approximately 1167 homes. It really exploded in the boom of 2005-2008 and was a precursor of sorts to Brunswick Forest. It is comprised of mostly brick homes with 19 secondary neighborhoods within. Its disinguishing mark are miles of "canals" throughout the neighborhood offering wonderful water views and small, quaint docks with water full of life -- habitats for wildlife.  One of its best selling points as the region gets more populated with heavier traffic is its convenient location to endless retail selections and just 5 minutes to wilmington.  It's about 40 minutes to the Oak Island beach as well!  For the great landscaping and canal maintenance, clubhouse, fitness center, pool, tennis, pickelball, etc. the hoa fee is about $1250-1300/year.  Very reasonable for such an amenity rich community. The community is situated on the banks of the Brunswick River, and it features a number of amenities and attractions that make it an attractive place to live.   Often your best info on a Leland neighborhood is via its own residents.  A Robert Goldman who lives in Waterford of the Carolinas took this picture in December 2022!  Very kind of him to let us all see it on the website. It really tells the tale  of Waterford's unique canal front feature that almost no other neighborhoods in SE NC have.  So daily you have the sun and lights reflecting off of the water throughout the community.  For those of us who love the water that is another qualify of life variable it brings to the table. picture of a sunset in the waterford neighborhood in Leland nc   Waterford of the Carolinas offers a range of housing options, including single-family homes, townhomes, and patio homes. The community is known for its beautiful homes and lush landscaping, with many homes featuring views of the Brunswick River or one of the community's many lakes. One of the highlights of Waterford of the Carolinas is its amenities. The community features a large clubhouse that offers a fitness center, billiards room, and social spaces for residents to gather. Additionally, there are several outdoor amenities, including a pool, tennis courts, bocce ball courts, and miles of walking trails. Waterford of the Carolinas also has a 30-acre lake that is perfect for fishing and kayaking. It is conveniently located just minutes away from the historic city of Wilmington, where residents can enjoy a range of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Additionally, the community is close to several beautiful beaches, including Wrightsville Beach and Carolina Beach, which offer opportunities for swimming, surfing, and other water sports.  It offers easy access the many attractions and amenities of Wilmington, including its historic downtown, museums, shopping, and dining options. Waterford of the Carolinas is also known for its friendly community atmosphere. The community offers a range of social events and activities for residents, including yoga classes, book clubs, and community-wide events. Additionally, there are several clubs and organizations that residents can join, including a gardening club and a fishing club. Overall, the neighborhood is a beautiful and welcoming residential community that offers a range of amenities and attractions for residents to enjoy. Its location near Wilmington and the beaches of the North Carolina coast make it a great choice for anyone looking for a place to call home in the area.

Beaches near Waterford of the Carolinas

It is located in a convenient location that is close to several beautiful beaches in the area. While it is hard to determine which beach most families in the community go to, some of the most popular beaches in the region include Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, and Kure Beach. Wrightsville Beach is a popular choice for families, with its wide beaches and range of activities, including swimming, surfing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. The beach is known for its family-friendly atmosphere and is a great place for children to play and explore.Carolina Beach is another popular choice for families, with its historic boardwalk, amusement park, and aquarium. The beach offers a range of activities, including swimming, surfing, and fishing, and is known for its relaxed and laid-back atmosphere. Kure Beach is a quieter and more secluded option that is great for families who want a more peaceful beach experience. The beach is known for its beautiful scenery and natural surroundings, including its large dunes and sea turtle nesting areas.Overall, there are many great beaches near Waterford of the Carolinas, each with its own unique features and attractions, so families in the community have plenty of options to choose from when it comes to enjoying a day at the beach.  
Listings February 23, 2024
59
Listed
56
Avg. DOM
$219.65
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$535,000
Med. List Price
59 Properties
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$549,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,424
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100428834
MLS
$544,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,520
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100428478
MLS
Sold
1048 Golden Sands Way Leland,  NC 28451
$590,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,448
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
2/8/24
Sold On
100412209
MLS
Sold
1148 Garden Club Way Leland,  NC 28451
$375,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,540
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
2/7/24
Sold On
100418219
MLS
$655,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,100
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
18
Days on Site
100425972
MLS
Open 2/23
1037 Garden Club Way Leland,  NC 28451
$389,900
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,431
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
19
Days on Site
100425728
MLS
$399,900
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,098
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
31
Days on Site
100423665
MLS
Sold
2018 Fanning Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$535,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,523
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
1/23/24
Sold On
100410936
MLS
$685,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,650
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
32
Days on Site
100423615
MLS
Sold
2005 Fanning Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$510,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,491
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
1/11/24
Sold On
100399608
MLS
Sold
2022 Ashbrook Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$425,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,190
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
12/29/23
Sold On
100403158
MLS
$534,900
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,700
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
67
Days on Site
100419210
MLS
Sold
1228 Nightingale Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$545,818
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,203
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
12/1/23
Sold On
100383647
MLS
Sold
1264 Nightingale Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$448,233
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,844
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
11/30/23
Sold On
100411466
MLS
Sold
3050 Braewood Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$405,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,125
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
11/22/23
Sold On
100409609
MLS
Sold
1334 Hydrangea Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$817,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,742
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
11/15/23
Sold On
100403245
MLS
Sold
1016 Ginger Lily Way Leland,  NC 28451
$470,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,959
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
11/14/23
Sold On
100406923
MLS
Sold
1203 Waterfall Way Leland,  NC 28451
$571,900
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,852
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
10/3/23
Sold On
100400545
MLS
Sold
2006 Fanning Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$500,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,490
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
9/28/23
Sold On
100392036
MLS
Sold
1246 Nightingale Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$465,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,010
Sq.Ft.
2010
Year Built
9/27/23
Sold On
100391819
MLS
Sold
1112 Water Lily Way Leland,  NC 28451
$927,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,700
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
9/6/23
Sold On
100396195
MLS
Sold
1016 Heron Run Dr Leland,  NC 28451
$515,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,387
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
8/30/23
Sold On
100391231
MLS
Sold
1008 Heron Run Dr Leland,  NC 28451
$411,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,034
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
8/23/23
Sold On
100395707
MLS
Sold
3039 Braewood Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$407,630
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,444
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
8/15/23
Sold On
100392195
MLS
Sold
1243 Nightingale Ct Leland,  NC 28451
$545,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,460
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
8/10/23
Sold On
100392410
MLS
Sold
1015 Garden Club Way Leland,  NC 28451
$370,000
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,457
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
8/4/23
Sold On
100393745
MLS
Sold
1207 Dalton Way Leland,  NC 28451
$662,500
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,338
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
8/2/23
Sold On
100387642
MLS
Sold
1005 Lismore Way Leland,  NC 28451
$722,400
Neighborhood: Waterford Of The Carolinas
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,645
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
7/20/23
Sold On
100386765
MLS