Wrightsville Beach, NC Real Estate News

By Paul Hockaday
(Exit Homeplace Realty (Wilmington, NC))
Day 33:  Buyers Seminar The date, time and location have all been set.  As part of my proactive activities, I will be including a buyers  seminar thanks to some cutting edge masterminds leading our office. When:  March 11, 2009 Time:  5:30 pm Where:  Bluewater American Grill on the Intracoastal Waterway at Wrightsville Beach, NC just over the drawbrigde and to the right. Who needs to attend:  First time home buyers that are tired off wasting their money on renting and real estate investors looking to purchase foreclosures. Prime Lending will be hosting this seminar along with EXIT Coastal Connection Realty.  If you are interested in attending this FREE seminar email me paul@exitcoast.com We are excited about sponsoring this seminar and expected a large turnout.  Make your arrangements a...
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By Kathy Knight, BROKER, ABR, CRS, GRI, SFR, SRES
(Intracoastal Realty Corp)
Sunny Saturdays on Wrightsville Beach - January 10,2009 Weather was great people were skating, jogging and walking. Explore Wrightsville Beach - gorgeous beaches, beautiful houses, lots for sale - let me show you!!!  
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By Paul Hockaday
(Exit Homeplace Realty (Wilmington, NC))
Thanks to everyone for the replies on "what is a Flotilla?".  We have a Flotilla occurring Saturday Nov. 29th.  Here is a link to give you a better idea:  http://www.ncholidayflotilla.org/  If anyone happens to be near Wrightsville Beach for Thanksgiving then be sure to see the Flotilla.  It truly is wonderful.  
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By Paul Hockaday
(Exit Homeplace Realty (Wilmington, NC))
Does anyone know what a Flotilla is?
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By Kenneth Fisher, BeachTownBrokers.com, Remax Essential - Wilmington, NC
(Cape Fear Real Estate Solutions, LLC)
  The 25th Annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla is being held this weekend at Wrightsville Beach.  A tree lighting ceremony will be held Friday, 11-28, in front of WB Town Hall starting at 5:45pm.  There will be a visit with Santa, Miss NC will be there, as well as Toys for Tots.  Saturday, 11-29, the Festival in the Park will be going on from 10-4. This will consist of about 80 booths, entertainment, NHHS star Trot Nixon will be signing autographs.  Prudential Burroughs and Chapin is a Sponsor and will be holding down the Coke booth.  The main event is the Flotilla Boat Parade, where boats are decorated with Christmas lights and paraded through the ICWW and the sound to be judged.  Sunday at 11:30, the wiiner will be announced at the Blockade Runner. This event will begin with firewo...
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By Kathy Knight, BROKER, ABR, CRS, GRI, SFR, SRES
(Intracoastal Realty Corp)
  The Wrightsville Beach Flotilla will take place on November 29, 2008. This is the 25 th anniversary of this very special event on Harbour Island and in and out of the Wrightsville beach boat basins. Boats of all kinds decorated to the max participate with lights, trees, Santas and all kinds of holiday regalia. There are singers, dancers, and all kinds of people acting on these floating holiday specters. It is an all day event on Harbour Island with a craft fair with all kinds of vendors. People line up all along the banks of the water to see the holiday parade. Prizes are awarded for the best boats in a number of categories based on size of boats. If you plan on attending -please come early as parking can be tough as there are so many spectators at this very popular holiday event.For ...
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By Ginger S, Wilmington NC Real Estate & Relocation~
(Wilkinson & Associates, Wilmington NC)
Last chance to enjoy the FREE Sounds of Summer Concert series sposored by tv station WECT. News anchorman John Evans will host tonight's concert at Wrightsville Beach Park.  It's a flip flop evening of "Beach" music by the local popular cover band Captain Cook & the Cocunuts. Fun for all ages!  It's been a sizzling hot summer week in the Wilmington NC  area and the heat is sure to continue tonight with some "hot" summer Rock n Roll! Don't miss the last concert of the series tonight! Bring chairs, blankets. Picniks and PETS are welcome! Where: Wrightsville Beach Park When: Thursday Aug 7th 6:30-8pm *If concert is cancelled due to weather check for rescehduled concert next Thursday!
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By Dick & Sandy Beals
(Wilmington Real Estate 4U Wilmington, NC)
Today Thursday August 7, 2008, in Wilmington North Carolina, while doing some prospecting  for our upcoming "Open Houses" this weekend, I happened to "catch a wave"  Let me explain..... It is hot today....about 90 degrees, sunny, and beautiful...similar to many summer days in this part of the country.  I love this area!  It has been twelve years in my new adopted home, and I wished we had moved here years ago.  Coming from Saratoga, New York, it was not hard to appreciate what this great area has to offer.   GREAT WEATHER, BEAUTIFUL BEACHES, FRIENDLY PEOPLE, AND THIS......                    Wrightsville Beach Web Cam Most of the 30,000 or so "beach people" that come to Wrightsville on any given day, increase the town's population by twenty thousand or so.  This is not your typical beac...
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By Kay Baker Associates
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
The 2007 NC Holiday Flotilla kicks off this weekend at Wrightsville Beach, NC. The festivies begin Friday, November 23rd with the annual Holiday Party hosted by the Blockade Runner at Wrightsville Beach. Saturday there is a Festival in the Park beginning at 10AM and lasting until 4:00PM and then the boat parade and fireworks begin at 6:00PM. Over the past 24 years, the Flotilla has grown to become one of the Top 20 "Must See Events" in the Southeast attracting some 50,000 to Wrightsville Beach this weekend.
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By Ginger S, Wilmington NC Real Estate & Relocation~
(Wilkinson & Associates, Wilmington NC)
                                           Is  your Dog is into disc catching  Come on by the 2007 Skyhoundz Hyperflight Canine Disc Championships at Wrightsville Beach Park. The event begins at 11am. Free entry but please come by the Wrightsville Beach Recreation Office to pre-register from 9:30-10:30 Saturday for more information, call 910.256.7925. Following the Disc Championship the  the 2nd Annual Parade of Pooches hosted by WilmTV will take place. Free admission. Refreshments available The dog show will run from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 13.This charity event also benefits the New Hanover Humane Society and last year raised more than $3,000 for the shelter. Pooch parents can enter their dogs in nine categories, for gift prizes from sponsors and gold medals for first-place winners: Contest ...
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By Ginger S, Wilmington NC Real Estate & Relocation~
(Wilkinson & Associates, Wilmington NC)
  Surfs up this weekend (we hope) as Wrightsville Beach, NC will be host to the the 3rd Annual Reef / Sweetwater Pro Am Surf Fest on July 13-15 at Oceanic Street on Wrightsville Beach. This event is the second largest  Surfing Event on the East Coast. Surfers from all over the globe will be competing. The prizes for this year total $30,000. New this year will be a live web cast of the entire event and computerized scoring by Beachbyte. Defending champion Aaron Cormican will be back once again. Pros to watch include past event champion Rob Machado, and local Ben Bourgeois, Amateur divisions include Guys 15-up, Guys 14-under, Guys Open Longboard, Women 18-up, Girls17-under, Women's Open Longboard, and the crowd favorite Guppy division.  Winners of each amateur division will win a brand n...
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