Bill Schoettelkotte


Bill Schoettelkotte

Bill Schoettelkotte is a Partner with Cape Fear Development and is a member of the Development Services team of the firm’s sister company, Cape Fear Commercial. With over 25 years of industry experience and extensive knowledge of the multifamily sector, he is a valuable resource for both organizations and plays a pivotal role in identifying and managing multifamily projects.

Preceding his time with both firms, Bill served as Vice President of Development for St. James Plantation, a 6,000-acre master-planned community in Southport, North Carolina. In this role, he oversaw multifamily and single-family development, as well as the construction of clubhouses and other amenities for the developer-owned club. Additionally, he served on the boards of several property owners’ associations. Bill continues to provide services to St. James on a consulting basis.

Prior to St. James, Bill spent 17 years developing and constructing several thousand apartments and condominiums for Post Properties and Oxford Properties in Atlanta, Georgia; Charlotte, North Carolina; Nashville, Tennessee; and Southeastern Virginia.

A native of Atlanta, Bill received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at Washington & Lee University. He has passed the General Contractor licensing exams in North Carolina, Virginia and Tennessee and acted as qualifier for his previous employers in those states. He resides in Wilmington with his wife, Sissy, and three children.