accessibility icon

We have an optimized web accessible version of this site available. Click here to view.


homepage lifestyle image
accent lines


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 deep-rooted appreciation for city history have blended together to revitalize a historic Wilmington, N.C. 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!

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 next night in with your friends. Host your birthday party in the Great Room featuring 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.

South Front Apartments blends the great bones of historic buildings with modern comforts and contemporary sensibility. Exposed brick, 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 one of the best apartments in Wilmington N.C.

accent lines


accent lines

The Perks


  • 24-hour Courtesy Patrol
  • Rooftop Garden
  • Clubhouse
  • Bark Park with Dog Run
  • Access to Public Transportation
  • Assigned Parking
  • Beautiful Landscaping
  • Gourmet Coffee Bar
  • Cable Available
  • * In Select Apartment Homes


  • All-electric Kitchen
  • Balcony or Patio*
  • Breakfast Bar*
  • Cable Ready
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Concrete and Wood Flooring Throughout Apartments*
  • Den or Study*
  • Disability Access*
  • Dishwasher
  • Click to View Pet Policy

Judy Garland

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 539 Sq. Ft. $1391-$1923

Carole Lombard B

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 581 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Glen Miller

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 594 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Louis Armstrong

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 594 Sq. Ft. $1409-$1940

Ella Fitzgerald

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 594 Sq. Ft. $1391-$1924

Ray Charles

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 908 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Carole Lombard A

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 609 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Dorothy Lamour

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 642 Sq. Ft. $1608-$2150

Dorothy Lamour B

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 642 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Grace Kelly B

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 659 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Grace Kelly

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 682 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Ginger Rogers B

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 697 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Bette Davis A

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 794 Sq. Ft. $1690-$2303

Ginger Rogers

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 796 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Duke Ellington

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 797 Sq. Ft. $1543-$2131

Benny Goodman

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 810 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Cole Porter

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 815 Sq. Ft. $1580-$2179

Billie Holiday

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 842 Sq. Ft. $1677-$2269

Bette Davis B

1 Bed | 1.0 Bath 880 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Katherine Hepburn

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 964 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Katherine Hepburn B

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 964 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Marilyn Monroe

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 1074 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Rita Hayworth

1 Bed | 1.5 Baths 1100 Sq. Ft. $2225-$2974

Ziggy Elman

2 Beds | 2.5 Baths 988 Sq. Ft. $1852-$2527

Bing Crosby

2 Beds | 2.5 Baths 1026 Sq. Ft. $1872-$2552

Tommy Dorsey

2 Beds | 2.5 Baths 1046 Sq. Ft. $1940-$2639

Clark Gable

2 Beds | 2.0 Baths 1144 Sq. Ft. Call for details.

Spencer Tracey B

2 Beds | 2.5 Baths 1188 Sq. Ft. $2543-$3370

Spencer Tracey

2 Beds | 2.5 Baths 1374 Sq. Ft. $2671-$3532


color band accent

Pet Friendly

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.

View Pet Policy color band image accent

1400 South 2nd Street

Wilmington, NC 28401

Call/Text: (833) 961-1006

Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in our community. You will receive an e-mail confirmation shortly.