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1400 South 2nd Street Wilmington, NC 28401

Eclectic Living Awaits

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Where History Meets Luxury

South Front apartments, blends the great bones of historic buildings with modern comforts and contemporary sensibility. Exposed brick and polished concrete floors and counters highlight custom artisan cabinetry and stainless steel appliances. Luxuries, including garden tubs, tiled showers, and private patios, offer the perfect indulgences and transform South Front from a mere apartment to your sophisticated home. Call us today and reserve your home in the neighborhood that has been nominated as one of the best apartments in Wilmington, NC.

Once our residents return to the apartment community, there is no shortage of diverse and fun amenities to use! Catch the morning rays with your furry friend at the bark park. Earn your endorphins at one of two fitness centers or by diving into the year-round saltwater swimming pool. Book the movie theatre for the next night with your friends. Host your birthday party in the Great Room, which features a full kitchen and grill station! Build your dream business in our conference center. When you’re ready to wind down for the day, head up to the rooftop gardens to catch the sunset.


  • Rooftop Garden
  • Bark Park with Dog Run
  • Shimmering Saltwater Swimming Pool
  • Movie Theatre and Media Room
  • Two State-of-the-art Fitness Centers
  • Spacious Community Sundeck
  • 24-Hour Courtesy Patrol
  • Access to Public Transportation
  • Assigned Parking
  • Beautiful Landscaping


  • One-of-a-kind Terra Cotta Brick Walls*
  • Private Yard
  • Garage
  • Washer and Dryer in Home*
  • All-electric Kitchen
  • Skylight*
  • Patios and Outdoor Space*
  • Loft*
  • Balcony or Patio*
  • Breakfast Bar*

* In Select Apartment Homes

Experience Modern Elegance

Experience Modern Elegance

Your home doesn’t start at your apartment front door when you live at South Front apartments in Wilmington, North Carolina! It begins when you enter the vibrant and edgy neighborhood of the South Front District! Now offering stunning one and two bedroom apartment homes for rent, featuring modern amenities and perks. Forward-thinking local vision, creative design, and a deep-rooted appreciation for city history have blended together to revitalize a historic Wilmington, NC, neighborhood. Once the site of the Block Shirt Factory and timeworn housing, the community has been transformed with award-winning results! Residents of South Front walk through beautiful oak trees to grab a slice of pizza at nationally acclaimed Vivian Howard’s pizzeria, listen to live music at the open-air Satellite Bar & Lounge, or flow and stretch at one of the city’s most popular yoga studios. Boutique shopping, a charming wine bar, and more allow our residents to experience the best new eateries & shops coastal NC has to offer!

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Pets Welcome.

Looking for a pet-friendly community in Wilmington, NC? Look no further than South Front! As a pet-friendly community, we proudly allow cats and dogs here at South Front. Now your pet can relax by your side and enjoy the comforts of your home.

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