Thursday Update: Properties Under Contract through 10/08/2015

Under Contract Selling Agent Listing Agent Property Address Town List Price  Co-Broke Keith Beatty 5121 Chaucer Drive Wilmington $149,900 Co-Broke Lois Potratz 6304 Red Cedar Road Wilmington $429,000 Ashley Garner Keith Beatty 4906 Pine Street Wilmington $249,500 Buzzy Northen Co-Broke 5410 Saltwater Run Wilmington $318,380 Patty Lyerly Patty Lyerly 12 Sutton Place Drive Lake Waccamaw Read More

Arrgh!!!!! Pirates in Coastal North Carolina

The coastline of North Carolina has been called the “Graveyard of the Atlantic” due to the great number of ships that have wrecked in its waters. The barrier islands that stretch along the coast, constantly changing tides, and drifting sands made passing the inlets almost impossible for men and ships unfamiliar with the area.  The Read More

Why I Love Wilmington

In my past career I was able to travel to see much of the globe and appreciate the differences in culture and architecture. Business travel was often abbreviated by embracing the culture which is foundational for international business success. One of the key elements was enjoying the architecture. Visiting London, Paris, Milan, and Hong Kong Read More

Thursday Update: Properties Under Contract through 10/01/2015

Under Contract Selling Agent Listing Agent Property Address Town List Price  Keith Beatty Co-Broke 1402 Setter Ct Wilmington $192,000 Keith Beatty Co-Broke 119 Bimini Townes Carolina Beach $294,899 Co-Broke Robbie Robinson 213 Elisha Dr Wilmington $282,000 Gwen Hawley Co-Broke 837 Sloop Pointe Ln Kure Beach $285,000 Co-Broke Keith Beatty 801 Triton Ct Wilmington $283,400 Co-Broke Read More

October Area Events

October 1: U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament – Southport Marina October 2-4: Topsail Island Surf Fishing Challenge October 3: Farm Heritage Day – Indigo Farms October 3: Run Ocean Isle Beach – Ocean Isle Beach October 9-11: Fall Brawl King Classic – Ocean Isle Fishing Center October 9: Operation North State’s Peer Fishin’ Festival – Read More

Butternut Squash Soup

What You’ll Need  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter • 1 medium onion, chopped • 1 2 to 3 pound butternut squash, peeled, seeded and cubed • 6 cups of chicken stock • Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste • Garnish: Pecans & nutmeg Step-by-Step Instructions 1. Cut squash into 1-inch chunks. In large Read More

Luxury Portfolio Spotlight: Jewel Box in Virgin Gorda, Sky High In Chicago and Point of View in West Hyannisport

As our partnership with Luxury Portfolio allows, Intracoastal Realty’s listings are often featured on We often peruse the other listings around the world and become enamored with a number of the features, the outdoor spaces, and the interior design and decor of these lavish properties. This week, we have opted to share a few Read More

Wilmington Fourth Friday Gallery Walk

As we head into the final weekend of September, The Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County will celebrate its monthly Fourth Friday Gallery Walk in downtown Wilmington. The Fourth Friday Gallery Walk is an event in which Wilmington art galleries participate and open their doors to the public and host receptions and openings throughout Read More

Best Time To Buy Real Estate: October

Ever wondered what the best month, or best time of year to purchase a new home is? If you’re currently in the market for a new home, one of the questions that you often consider is when is the best time to get the best deal. Short of partnering with a reputable real estate agent Read More