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You’ll find the adorable little community of RiverMist tucked into the folds of North Carolina’s Southport. RiverMist prides itself on being a community that appeals to a wide demographic. In addition to being close to antique shops, shopping centers, medical resources, boat harbors, and parks, RiverMist residents also enjoy stunning scenery and many amenities.

It’s not difficult to understand why the 167 acre residential community is so appealing. Not only does its proximity within Southport provide everything residents need in the way of services and supplies, but RiverMist also provides residents with easy access to the Atlantic Ocean.

Compared to the rest of the Wilmington area, Southport is a quiet, seaside town that is set up in a manner that makes it easy for RiverMist residents to window shop on Howe Street, go kayaking, take in shows at the local art galleries, play at the beach, and go fishing. Sourthport’s low crime rate attracts families with children to RiverMist while the quiet nature of the town and year round pleasant weather attracts retired couples.

RiverMist have the option of making the 30 minute commute to Wilmington whenever they need to visit a large box store, take advantage of aware winning medical services and facilities, or make use of Wilmington International Airport.

When asked why they moved to this particular part of North Carolina, most residents will provide one of two answers: the beach or the golfing. When it comes to golfing, RiverMist doesn’t disappoint. Though the community doesn’t have a golf course on the grounds, it’s location makes it easy for residents to play at several in the area, including four different courses at St. James Plantation which have received top ratings.

Water lovers are equally happy at RiverMist. Whether you like to keep your feet planted on the shore or you prefer taking a boat far out into the Atlantic Ocean, you’ll have plenty of options when it comes to fishing. When you walk into the Resident’s Club you’ll hear one fishing adventure after another. Many RiverMist residents opt to take part in local fishing tournaments.

If you prefer swimming or simply sitting beside the water, you’ll enjoy relaxing on the banks of RiverMist’s accent lakes, where you’ll have ample opportunities to take photos of local birds and wildlife. Local ocean beaches are a short 10 minute drive to the east of RiverMist.

The list of amenities residents enjoy includes:

  • A private swimming pool
  • A large fitness center with the latest state of the art equipment
  • Community Clubhouse
  • Picnic areas
  • Resort-style Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Children’s Playground

Once people become a part of the RiverMist community, the fall in love with the peace and solitude they find there and never want to leave.