August 2022 Wendell Falls Drone Construction Tour

While home sales may be returning to a normal pace, the Wendell Falls construction boom is still going strong! Treelight Square Dining District Work is largely complete on the exteriors of the first group of buildings (Phase 1A). Crews have been busy working on the interior of the Smiling Turtle Dentistry and have finally startedContinue reading “August 2022 Wendell Falls Drone Construction Tour”

Things Wendell Must Get Right to Avoid Becoming “Just Another Suburb”

It’s no secret that the Town of Wendell is booming. It’s location just East of the City of Raleigh, lower housing costs than Raleigh and Cary, direct interstate access, good schools, great community and more have catapulted Wendell to being the fastest growing municipality in the area. Realizing this, the Town put together a 2030Continue reading “Things Wendell Must Get Right to Avoid Becoming “Just Another Suburb””

Breaking Down the Wendell Falls PUD

The 1200 acres that make up Wendell Falls have been on the Town’s docket since 2006. The initial developer unfortunately went bankrupt during the Great Recession and the land sat idle until NASH acquired the rights to the land and PUD (Planned Unit Development) in 2013. To view the full document visit https://nmcdn.io/e186d21f8c7946a19faed23c3da2f0da/3834b95a93b14b3689a528c1f97c5d69/files/files/Wendell_Falls/2015.11.09_Final_Merged_PUD_As_Approved_.pdf and theContinue reading “Breaking Down the Wendell Falls PUD”

June 2022 Wendell Falls Drone Construction Tour

The Wendell Falls construction boom is still going strong! For the first time, I used my drone to stop by some of sites under construction. Treelight Square Dining District Work is wrapping up on the exterior of the last building group which we recently found out will be Parkside Restaurant. This will be their secondContinue reading “June 2022 Wendell Falls Drone Construction Tour”

May 2022 Wendell Falls Construction Updates

It’s a busy time in Wendell Falls! Currently several phases of residential development are underway as well as several commercial components. For a refresher on what’s going where please visit: https://philveasley.com/wendell/wendellfalls/ Treelight Square Phase 1 Exterior buildout is nearly complete and the landscaping has been installed. Latest word is that tenants should be open byContinue reading “May 2022 Wendell Falls Construction Updates”

My Thoughts on Wendell’s 2030 Blueprint Plan

The Town of Wendell voted to approve their 2030 Blueprint Plan on April 25th, 2022. After a lengthy process and debate the plan passed without too much angst among the crowd in the room. Please check out the plan here: https://www.blueprintwendell2030.com/ I spoke in support of the plan at that meeting, my remarks can beContinue reading “My Thoughts on Wendell’s 2030 Blueprint Plan”

Feb 2022 Wendell Falls Construction Updates

Phase 9B Dozens of homes are under construction by Garman, Dickerson, and Mattamy. Capitol City Homes was recently acquired by Ashton Woods and Starlight Homes. It looks like they are continuing at least for now with the original Capitol City floor plans. Phase 9C Phase 9C electrical infrastructure is underway and Townhomes by Dan RyanContinue reading “Feb 2022 Wendell Falls Construction Updates”

Wendell Falls Construction Tracker

This page contains an up to date tracker of development progress in Wendell Falls and a monthly construction update newsletter Have an update or rumor not seen on the map? Let me know and I will get it added. Click the map or link to view an interactive version: https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/viewer?mid=1aak5HOFIpPphtzCE_3VwtA-e2ijGExKp&ll=35.77486403464597%2C-78.42841480000001&z=15 Monthly Updates: Jan 2022 –Continue reading “Wendell Falls Construction Tracker”

Treelight Square Construction Update and Wendell Falls Development Insight

Here’s some progress shots and insight on Treelight Square. The first photo is phase 1 of the Treelight Square dining district which will have Don Betos, a taproom, nail spa, kids dentist and more. Directly next to it will be a twin building with more small / locally owned restaurants and shops. There’s a totalContinue reading “Treelight Square Construction Update and Wendell Falls Development Insight”