Washington Acres is a mature, waterfront community located in the rapidly expanding town of Hampstead, NC. The community offers considerable diversity in housing styles and floor plans with new homes being offered along with older resales (many of these built 30 years ago). The newest neighborhood in the community, The Sound at Washington Acres is being developed by DR Horton, a large nationwide builder. Open concept, affordable one and story homes between 1500-3200 square feet begin at $259,000. Waterfront homes with their own private docks typically sell for between $500,000-$800,000
Why is Washington Acres a Popular Community?
- Amenities Waterway access is provided for small crafts. There is no HOA in Washington Acres so residents must pay a nominal fee for usage.
- Location Hampstead has grown exponentially in the last decade. Located between Jacksonville and Wilmington, Hampstead offers affordable housing options along with water access, parks and convenience with major retailers having moved into the area. Hampstead is also well located close to area beaches. Topsail and Surf City are a short 20 minute drive north while Wrightsville Beach is easily reachable within 30 minutes.
- School District Hampstead is located within the highly desirable Topsail School district.
- Taxes At present Hampstead is unincorporated so residents do not pay any city taxes.
If you are interested in building a home in Washington Acres and would like to learn more about move-in ready homes, contact us. To search for other new home communities in the Hampstead area, visit our New Home Communities page.