The Market Place Academy is now Intracoastal Real Estate Academy

Intracoastal Realty recently acquired local real estate school The Market Place Academy, which was founded in Wilmington, NC by Phillip Galloway in 1991.  The school was officially renamed Intracoastal Real Estate Academy on January 20th, and is positioned to offer enhanced educational services to existing and prospective real estate agents. The instructors at Intracoastal Real Read More


Luxury Portfolio Spotlight

Elegance, warmth & rare beauty make Dymer Hall a premier waterfront estate on the East Coast. Sweeping views of Dymer Creek to the Chesapeake Bay with gorgeous Sunrises & Sunsets will take your breath away. Enjoy boating from the well protected, deep water pier with multiple lifts & slips (once home to a 63 SportFish). Read More


Mid-Late December Events

DEC11Music Bingo!Wed 7 PM · Local’s Tavern · Leland, NCAirlie Gardens Monthly Bird WalkWed 8 AM · Airlie Gardens · Wilmington, NC DEC12Boogie to the BeatThu 7:30 PM · American Legion Post 10 Wilmington, NC · Wilmington, NCArt Explorers Thursdays – Happy Birthday Minnie Evans!Thu 10 AM · Art Explorer Thursdays · Wilmington, NC DEC13A Maritime Christmas CarolFri 3 PM · North Carolina Read More


Mini Tree Canapes

You will need:Cream cheese softened Juice of 1 lemon Pepper to taste 1/2 package Puff Pastry Sheets (1 sheet), thawed 1 egg beaten Thinly sliced deli smoked ham or smoked salmon cut into small pieces 3 tsp Salmon Roe (Optional) Thick slices semi-hard cheese (provolone or gouda work well) cut into stars Directions:Heat the oven Read More


Absorption Reports – 3rd Quarter 2019

Absorption rate, also referred to as “inventory levels” or “months of supply”, gives you an idea of the number of months it will take for the current inventory to be sold out based on the last 12 months of sales. Housing prices stabilize when supply and demand come closer together. Generally speaking, 5-6 months of Read More


Luxury Portfolio Spotlight

Gianni Gamondi, an architect who designed numerous private residences for the international jet set, designed his first villa in Ticino. Harmonious ambiences encompassing two swimming pools that create a luxurious and relaxing environment set to delight family and friends. Southwest oriented position in the front lake row in Montagnola. See it! An inspired blend of Read More


Crispy Hasselback Potatoes

You Will Need 4 medium potatoes 4 tablespoons melted butter 1 clove chopped garlic 1 teaspoon fresh rosemary leaves finely chopped with extra for garnish 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest sea salt Optional Toppings – Cheese, chopped bacon, chives, and sour cream. InstructionsPreheat the oven to 450 degrees. Line a baking sheet with foil or Read More


November Events

NOV1 Marina Village Marketplace Fri 9 AM · Riverlights · Wilmington, NC Art in the Arboretum Show & Sale Fri 10 AM · New Hanover County Arboretum and NC Cooperative Extension Office · Wilmington, NC Wilmington Chamber Oyster Roast Fri 5:30 PM · Wilmington Chamber of Commerce · Wilmington, NC Blue & White Bash! Fri 7 PM · Bluewater Waterfront Grill · Wrightsville Read More


Luxury Portfolio Spotlight

Local Spotlight, Scottsdale & Porto Cervo Welcome to the private neighborhood of Corbett Place at Airlie. Tucked off Airlie Road, just past the Gardens, is a majestic setting with water views, century-old live oaks and southern living at its finest. Front porch, back decks, balconies, tons of outdoor living and entertaining space for making memories. Read More