Booming during the bust: The secret of Brunswick Forest’s success

November 24, 2012

Star News By: Brunswick Forest   The master-planned, 4500-acre community off Highway 17 in Leland was launched that fateful year, and it has seen nothing but success every year since. For 2012, in fact, sales are up 25% over 2011. What makes one community thrive in an otherwise flat-to-declining global real estate market? Jerry Helms, Director of Sales & Marketing for Brunswick Forest, offers several explanations. Not just a place… [Read More…]

Brunswick Forest getting its first grocery store

November 2, 2012

Greater Wilmington Business Journal By: Allison Satake   After several years of planning and waiting out the recession, construction of the first grocery store and major anchor tenant in Leland residential development, Brunswick Forest, has begun. Builder Clancy and Theys broke ground on a 43,990-square-foot Lowes Foods Fresh Smart Store in September, said Tim McGuan, Clancy and Theys project manager. The construction cost is about $3.4 million. So far, the… [Read More…]