RiverLights is the Wilmington area's most exciting new planned community, and American Homesmith is proud to be a part of it. Boasting a mix of single family residential, townhomes, and plenty of shopping/dining option RiverLights offers a truly luxurious way of life. 

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Get to Know Your Neighborhood
Do you have dreams of coastal living and spending your days in a sunny, beautiful paradise? If you do, the gorgeous, new community of RiverLights in Wilmington might be the perfect place for you to call home. This area truly has something for everyone from all walks of life to enjoy: parks and nature, shopping and restaurants, local attractions, and opportunities for relaxation that you just can’t find anywhere else.
At American Homesmith, we are passionate about building beautiful, customizable new homes in North Carolina. We have many home plans currently available in the RiverLights community, and we are happy to walk you through the entire process. But first, brush up on your knowledge of this amazing place that we hope you will soon call home.
Living in the Wilmington area offers a whole lot more for outdoor enthusiasts than just sea breezes and the sound of crashing waves--although we have that in spades! Check out just a few of our most highly-recommended parks, beaches, and nature spots that our residents in RiverLights enjoy day in and day out. Just imagine yourself getting ready for a Wilmington adventure in your custom home in RiverLights!

Airlie Gardens

Carolina Beach State Park

Greenfield Lake Park and Gardens

Carolina Beach

Kure Beach

If you have a knack for shopping, the RiverLights community is close to some of the best and most coveted shopping destinations around! The shops, boutiques, malls, and galleries that dot the Wilmington area provide a little something for every taste, and are one of the best amenities that comes with coastal living! RiverLights residents enjoy great shopping experiences at:

Mayfaire Town Center

Independence Mall

Hanover Center

Wilmington Downtown District

Old Wilmington City Market

Wilmington is well-known for its culinary prowess, and for a good reason! With fresh seafood right off the shore, some top-rated chefs calling this area home, and creative culinary minds aplenty, the Wilmington area is a foodie’s paradise! Residents of the RiverLights community enjoy access to many local restaurants that just can’t compare! Check out some of our favorites to get you started:

Best Downtown: Dock Street Oyster Bar

Best Southern Seafood: Pilot House

Best Pub Grub: Front Street Brewery

Best Bistro: Caprice Bistro

Best Burgers: Fork n’ Cork

RiverLights residents enjoy access to some of the best public schools in New Hanover County, as well as proximity to many college and universities. You can live in paradise while the kids grow up in quality schools that will provide a well-rounded education.

View all schools in New Hanover County here.
There is a good reason why Wilmington is one of the top travel destinations in North Carolina--there is just so much to do! RiverLights residents get to feel like they are on vacation every single day and enjoy access to many great local attractions that have made Wilmington famous.

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