Do You Believe in Ghosts?

Since we are nearing the spooky time of year we thought it would be a fun time to share the scariest houses around. Zillow.com recently shared an article, “America’s Most Haunted Homes” that showcased the 10 scariest homes in the US and an estimate on what each house is worth. But what can a haunting Read More


Interesting HOA Rules

Did you know that Homeowners Associations first emerged in the United States in the mid 1800’s? In North Carolina there are over 17,935 homeowner associations. Collectively, this represents over 2,025,000 households or 53% of the owner occupied households in the state. It also represents tens of thousands of volunteers that serve on association boards and Read More


October and Halloween Fun!

October ‘scares up’ nearly two dozen Halloween-theme events in Wilmington & North Carolina’s Cape Fear Coast (Carolina Beach,Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach). Visitors can experience this spooky time of year ‘Cape Fear-style’ with ghoulish festivals, ghostly tours, murder-mystery cruises, costume parties, scary stories, and organized trick-or-treat events. Following is a sampling of mysterious, haunted and historic Read More


Fall 2010 is Upon Us!

Today marks the beginning of fall. While the summer traffic has slowed down the area is still abuzz with activity. Fall is a beautiful time of year along the Cape Fear coast. The temperatures are mild, the beaches and roads are less crowded and outside activities are abundant. Whether you are a spectator or participant, Read More


Pleasure Island News and Events

The World Famous Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival will be held this year on October 9th and 10th at the Ft. Fisher Military Recreation Area in Kure Beach featuring the Legendary Blues Great Leon Russell!!! Tickets are on sale for $30.00 in advance for a 2-day pass, $30.00 for Saturday only and $15.00 for Sunday.  Read More


Luxetrends: Luxury Portfolio Fine Property Collection

This month’s edition of Luxetrends is packed with beautiful lighting fixtures- A Vision for Interior Lighting!! Are you signed up to get the monthly enewsletter from Luxury Portfolio Fine Home Collection? If not, sign up here to recieve articles on real estate trends, home furnishings, design concepts, luxury destinations and more! Leading Real Estate Companies of the World is Read More


“Scoop Off” to Raise Money for the American Heart Association

Come out to Rita’s Italian Ice next Wednesday and let Jim Wallace scoop your Italian ice and frozen custard! Intracoastal Realty’s very own Jim Wallace will be competing with Coldwell Banker’s Tim Milam to see who can raise the most funds for the American Heart Association by scooping Italian Ice. Rita’s will donate 25% of the proceeds from the Scoop Off to Read More