February 2018 Area Events

2/1-3: 38th Annual North Carolina Jazz Festival – Wilmington Hilton Riverside 2/1-4,8-11, 15-18:  Who Am I This Time (& Other Conundrums of Love) – Cape Fear Playhouse 2/1:  UNCW Early Music Consort – Kenan Auditorium 2/2:  Birdland All Stars featuring Tommy Igoe – Thalian Hall 2/2, 9, 16, 23, 24: Little Explorers – Cape Fear Museum 2/2-4: Wine & Chocolate Read More


Cookie Cutter vs Character: Pros and Cons of Moving into an Older House

Whether it’s your first time buying a home or the tenth, there’s a lot to consider in regards to what you’re looking for in a house and the surrounding area. That’s why having a realty agency you can depend on is so important – new areas can be difficult to navigate, and you want a Read More


Slow Cooker Beef Bourguignon

You don’t have to be Julia Child or a Master of French cooking to make this winter favorite. Just plug in your slow cooker and heat up the iron skillet to create this month’s wonderful beef stew. Our take on this classic dish raises the bar from a simple stew to an art form. Enjoy! Read More


January 2018 Area Events

12/30 – 1/21: Priscilla, Queen of the Desert – Thalian Hall 1/1: Sunset Beach Day 1 Run – 5K & Polar Plunge – 1st and E. Main Sunset Beach 1/1:  Wrightsville Beach Polar Plunge – The Oceanic, Wrightsville Beach 1/2-27:  UNCW Men & Women’s  Basketball – Trask Coliseum 1/7:  Winter Bridal Expo – Wilmington Convention Center 1/12-14: Art & the Bloom Read More


Elegant Georgian on Live Oak Parkway, Unique Design in Bulgaria and Sumptuous Décor in the French Quarter

As our partnership with Luxury Portfolio allows, Intracoastal Realty’s listings are often featured on LuxuryPortfolio.com. We often spotlight outstanding listings around the world and become enamored with the many features, outdoor spaces, and interior design and decor of these lavish properties. This month the properties listed showcase stunning architecture and exceptional interior and exterior design Read More


5 Healthy Home Habits to Start in the New Year

With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, you may be wondering how you can change up your life for the better in 2018. Here at Intracoastal Realty, we’ve been pondering similar things;some people make goals to exercise more or lose weight, while still others want a more balanced budget. We decided to share a Read More


How to Make the Most of the Off-Season

For any local in a beach town, the slightest reprieve afforded by cooler weather can be refreshing, even if it does mark a lull in tourist season. And though North Carolina’s coast never truly suffers from persistent chills, January is a slower time of year for visitors. So while traffic doesn’t lengthen your commute quite Read More


December 2017 Area Events

  11/20-12/31: Cape Fear Festival of Trees – North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher 12/1: Island of Lights Christmas Parade – Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach 12/1-22: Enchanted Airlie – Airlie Gardens 12/1-3: The Holiday Flea at BAC – Brooklyn Arts Center 12/1-16: Star of Wonder, Star of Night – Poplar Grove Plantation 12/1-17: Every Read More