Waterfront Real Estate News

May 1, 2019

New Listing! 3 bedroom 2 bath Condo in Kure Beach

2206 Surfrider Circle Unit A

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Welcome to paradise! This Ocean Dunes Condo is like no other condo on Pleasure Island! This Beautiful End Unit boasts 3 bedrooms 2 baths and has its own private deck, stainless steel appliances, new HVAC system, and new carpets! This one also has an ELEVATOR! It's located right next to the pool, tennis courts, and gym facility. Ocean Dunes is the only ''resort'' on Pleasure Island and it has amenities that include an elevator, indoor pool, sauna, hot tub, 3 outdoor pools, multiple private beach access points, and much more! The condo is currently rented 10-12 per year which covers all expenses. The condo is primarily used as a 2nd home, therefore, gets little wear and tear; It is surrounded by beautiful oak trees and the beaches have limited public access. Don't wait, your oasis awaits!


Below is a virtual tour of the property. You can click through the property and "walk through" the condo. Click "dollhouse" or "floor plan" to see the condo in a different perspective

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April 24, 2019

New Listing! 5012 Hunters Trail Unit 8 - 3 bed 2 bath Condo

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Conveniently located minutes from UNCW, Wrightsville Beach, Downtown Wilmington, and Mayfaire Shopping, this 3 bedroom, 2 bath top floor condo offers a spacious open floor plan with beautiful vaulted ceilings. Hang out on the covered outdoor deck or walk to the pool and grill out. Very Spacious and lots of storage! Great second home, rental, or permanent residence. Currently not leased but has potential for $1300 per month 

Below is a virtual tour of the property. You can simply press play to view or click through the property and "walk through" the condo. Click "dollhouse" or "floor plan" to see the condo in a different perspective


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April 19, 2019

Easter Weekend in Pleasure Island

Looking for something to do this Easter Weekend in Pleasure Island?


Maybe you’re a local, or you are visiting for the weekend. You might have family in town, kids, grandkids, grandparents, cousins, or in-laws. 

OR you might just be flying solo or with a friend and relaxing. Either way we have some fun ideas for a stress free weekend. From Kid’s Easter egg hunts to Adult Easter Egg bar crawls..if you just want to relax or if you need to occupy the kids.. We have you covered!


If you have kids…

  • Easter Eggstravaganza! From 12-4 at the Beach Community Church you can enjoy games, bouncy houses, raffles, cakewalk, face painting, egg hunts, prizes and much more for FREE. The easter bunny WILL BE THERE! They will be selling food and beverages, children will get a FREE hot dog. The egg hunt is 1-3. For more info please email: EasterEggstravaganzaBCC@gmail.com
  • Kure Beach Street Festival! Held Saturday from 11-5 at the Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach (105 Atlantic Ave). There will be a ninja show, face painting, a craft booth, food vendors, and MORE! Visit here for more info: http://www.townofkurebeach.org/annual-street-festival.aspx
  • Egstravaganza! Saturday 2-4 at the Lazy Pirate you can enjoy an Easter egg hunt, face painting, egg roll, egg toss, bunny sack races, silent auction baskets, raffle prizes and more! Hosted by Ten Twenty Two Design Co. For more info here is their FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/735937950141244/


If you want to relax…

  • Bikes and Beers at Island Beverage! This bike ride will start at Joe Eakes Park at 1pm on Saturday and roll through some of the local neighborhoods until you get to Island Beverage where you can enjoy a beer (or two!) Visit: bikesandbeerilm.com for more info! (or their event on FB https://www.facebook.com/events/1063179953871827/?active_tab=about)
  • Yoga and Mimosas at Island Beverage! They actually hold this event every weekend from 9-10. A very relaxing way to celebrate Easter without overdoing it. Here is their event page on FB for more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/599873163812982/



If you have your dog with you…

  • Dog friendly beaches: There are TWO drive on beaches that allow dogs during the day Freeman Park and Fort Fisher. If you don’t own a vehicle that can drive on the beach you can go to the non-drive on section of Fort Fisher State Park and they allow dogs all day!
  • Restaurants that are dog-friendly: Lazy Pirate, Havanas, HopLite, Island Hots, Saint’s Cove, SeaWitch, and Big Daddy’s Seafood.
  • Parks: Carolina Beach State Park is a wonderful trail to walk on even if you don’t have a dog. Or take your dog to the Gurney Hood Barking Lot, an off-leash dog park located in Joe Eakes Park off of Dow.  Or if you want to venture over to Midtown Wilmington you can go to Hugh Macrae Park.



Easter Egg Hunts…

I listed a couple Easter Egg hunts above in the Kid-friendly events but here are some more!

  • Party in the Park! Saturday 10:30-11:45 at Mike Chappell park in Carolina Beach there will be a tote bag craft followed along by an Easter egg hunt, bounce houses, Island Greenway Ribbon Cutting, and FREE hotdogs!
  • If you’re an adult… Wilmington Easter Egg Hunt Bar Crawl isn’t too far from Pleasure Island, it will be located Downtown. Saturday 2-7 at Pour House (103 Market St). Tickets are only $5. You will finding eggs, winning prizes, and bouncing around to different bars including Husk, Calico Room, Pour House, Growlers, Hell’s Kitchen, and many more! Visit this Facebook event to find out more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/427888074625528/


Easter Church Services...


Don’t forget about Cora…

Saturday 5:30-11 we will remember baby Cora and the life she lived at Lazy Pirate for a Silent Auction. For more details please visit their Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2076997885928878/


There are so many events in Pleasure Island this weekend if I missed something please comment the event below so readers can know ALL of their options!


Thank you so much for reading our blog post. If you are interested in buying or selling please check out our website. If you aren’t ready to buy or sell just yet but know someone who is, please send them our way. Our website has everything available in this area, and we would love to help out. We also specialize in property management for short term vacation rentals in Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville beach, Bald Head Island, and Figure 8 Island. Please visit our website for more info: iTripNCBeaches.com  



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July 19, 2017

Cape Fear Real Estate Flourishes With Flowers

Gardens grow beautifully on Cape Fear real estate. Located at 536 N. Eastern Boulevard in Fayetteville, The Cape Fear Botanical Gardens inspire and delight. Plants flourish and grow in all seasons making spring, summer, autumn and winter all wonderful times to visit. Acres of lush landscapes lie between Cross Creek and the Cape Fear River.

Separate areas of Cape Fear real estate create thematic gardens. The Daylily and Shade Gardens are favorite spots for meditation and reflection. A variety of plants and flowers present a continuous vision of loveliness along the Butterfly Trail. Youngsters are thrilled with the children’s garden while the heritage garden is perfect for meandering through. Wildlife is often spotted near Cypress Pond where a patio perfect for relaxing overlooks the water.

Youth Living In Cape Fear Dig Into Learning

Amazing activities are held in the garden all year long. Lectures focus on horticultural topics and conservation. Day camps and workshops are designed for regional youth. Yoga is peaceful and Tai Chi invigorating in garden spaces. View upcoming events on the calendar here.

Amateur gardens living in Cape Fear benefit greatly from expert advice and information. Memberships are perfect for those with green thumbs. With free annual admission to the garden there is plenty of time to spend within nature. Member only events and discounts are other benefits.


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