Coastal North Carolina Lifestyles | Intracoastal Realty

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The golfing lifestyle of the Cape Fear region is laid-back with sunny skies on competitively designed, lush green courses. Our area offers some fifty public and private courses ranging in difficulty from beginner to expert. Many of these courses are located inside gorgeous communities with exquisite amenities. Southeastern North Carolina is the premiere location for golf and the golfing lifestyle.

Living in the Coastal Carolinas, a boating lifestyle is preferred for many residents. With countless homes, businesses and restaurants located waterside, it’s easy to get around on water transportation. Whether your passion is fishing, sailing or water sports, you will find the Cape Fear region is the perfect place to put your boat in for the day or rather to tie up here for good.

Southeastern North Carolina is home to some of the country’s most pristine and unspoiled barrier islands. These islands are home to rare wildlife, beautiful maritime forests, and white sandy beaches.

The lifestyle here has not changed much over the years and stills remains to be tranquil, scenic beach towns. Residences range from grand mansions to quaint cottages to accommodate any home owner’s dreams.

The Cape Fear region is able to offer a waterfront living lifestyle that is unique to the southeast of North Carolina. Home sites can be located on the beach, the Intracoastal Waterway, the rivers, and the sounds of our coastal community. Living along the water provides endless days of sunshine, salty air and beautiful wildlife viewing.


Many people choose to buy their first home in the Cape Fear region because it’s such a wonderful place to live, work, play and raise a family. First time home buyers can find many areas around the Wilmington vicinity which cater to their needs. There is no better place to begin a new phase in life than in the Coastal Carolinas.

Low maintenance living is a rapidly growing lifestyle amongst residents of our region. Perhaps you are choosing to down-size or you are just starting out, the low maintenance lifestyle is one of freedom and choice.

Our area has hundreds of townhome, condominium, and patio home communities which offer fabulous amenities such as pools, clubhouses and fitness centers. This lifestyle frees the home owner from the hassle of a traditional single family residence.

Wilmington and surrounding areas are famous for the rich and colorful history of a portside community. Living in our historical districts provides an urban lifestyle but at a laid-back Southern pace. Most shops, restaurants, and other attractions are within walking distance as well the waterfront of the Cape Fear River. Hundred-year-old live oaks line our cobblestone streets amongst antebellum mansions and museums archiving our distinct history.