Category Archives: Hampstead NC

Wilmington NC Real Estate, 8812 Plantation Landing

This wonderful home is located in Plantation Landing  which is in the Porters Neck area in Wilmington.  Plantation Landing has 2 pools, a playground and tennis courts.  Plantation Landing is very convenient to Topsail Beach, Wrightsville Beach, Hampstead, I-140, I-40 plus many shopping and dining options.  To learn more about Plantation Landing or Wilmington Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395.  You can also visit my website at www.livingbythecoast.com.

Wilmington NC Real Estate, NC Azalea Festival Events

  • The NC Azalea Festival kicks off on April 1st at Riverfront Park in Historic Downtown Wilmington with the Queen’s Coronation.  The Coronation begins at 2pm.  This year, the 62nd Queen Azalea is Amrapali Ambegokar.
  • Kellie Pickler Concert is at 8pm on April 1st, Trask Coliseum at UNCW.
  • Cole Bros. Circus at Wilmington International Airport takes place April 2-5th.  Tickets available at the festival box office until April 1st.  After April 1st they can be found at the Circus Box Office.
  • David Cook Concert is at 8pm on April 2nd, Trask Coliseum at UNCW.
  • Garden Tour, 10-6pm, April 3-5th.
  • Historic Homes Tour, 1-6pm, April 4-5th.
  • Horse Show, April 3rd-5th at Shingleton Farms in Hampstead.
  • Street Fair, April 3-5th, in Historic Downtown Wilmington.
  • Parade, 9am on April 4th in Downtown Wilmington.
  • Shag Contest, April 4th, 1-6 pm at the Hilton Wilmington Riverside.
  • Variety Show, April 4th, 1-8pm at Legion Stadium.
  • Amateur Boxing Tournament, April 4-5th at the Williston Middle School Auditorium.
  • Art Show, April 3-5th at St. James Perry Hall, 313 Dock Street.
  • Coin Show, April 4-5th, 10-5pm.

There is something for everyone at the NC Azalea Festival!  Don’t forgot, it will be a great weekend to look at Wilmington Real Estate, in between your festivities!  To learn more about the NC Azalea Festival or Wilmington Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395 or visit my website at www.livingbythecoast.com.

Wilmington NC Real Estate, Pender County Boat Ramp

Pender County is getting closer to obtaining a boat ramp.  Currently Hampstead residents have to drive to Wrightsville Beach or Surf City to put their boat in the water.  The ramp is located off of Lewis Road in Hampstead.  To learn more about this topic or Wilmington Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395 or visit me at www.livingbythecoast.com.

Wilmington NC Real Estate, Cross Creek

Today we had a “Poker Run” luncheon in Cross Creek.  Seven agents teamed up to showcase their listings in this wonderful Hampstead neighborhood.  It was a beautiful, sunny and mild day which made a perfect day for agents to tour homes they may not know about.  Cross Creek is located off of Hwy 210 West in Hampstead making it convenient to Hampstead, Wilmington, Topsail Beach and Jacksonville, NC.  Cross Creek is also just minutes to I-40 and I-140.  To learn more about Cross Creek or Hampstead Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395 or visit my website at www.livingbythecoast.com.

Wilmington NC Real Estate, Open House

I am hosting an Open House at 310 Oakmont Drive in Cross Creek subdivision.  Cross Creek is located in Hampstead which is only about fifteen minutes north of Wilmington and just minutes to Topsail Beach.  Hampstead is a growing area but this Cross Creek home is a peaceful, country setting.  To learn more about this Open House or Wilmington Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395 or visit my web site at www.livingbythecoast.com.

Wilmington Weekend Events

There are some great events going on this weekend in Wilmington.  There are also going to be quite a few open houses this weekend and it is a fantastic time to buy a home in Wilmington!  Here is the line up:

  • RIVERFRONT FARMER’S MARKET, Saturday, 8-12pm.  The market is located on Water Street in Historic Downtown Wilmington.
  • FOURTH FRIDAY GALLERY WALK, Friday from 6-9pm.  This event is held at various galleries in Historic Downtown Wilmington.  Artist discussions, live music, wine, food and other traditional art related activities.
  • 4TH ANNUAL MAYFAIRE “MUSIC ON THE TOWN” CONCERT SERIES, Friday from 6-9pm.  The concert will take place on the lawn behind Linens ‘n Things at Mayfaire Town Center.
  • DOWNTOWN SUNDOWN CONCERT SERIES, Friday from 5:30-10pm.  Every Friday enjoy a free music series in downtown Wilmington at Riverfront Park on Water Street.  Beer, wine and food will be for sale.
  • WILMINGTON’S WORLD WAR II SHIPYARD EXHIBIT at Cape Fear Museum on Market Street.  Explore historic photographs and shipyard artifacts that help tell Wilmington’s World War II story.
  • THE GRADUATE, Thursday to Sunday at Thalian Hall.
  • NATIONAL WOMEN IN BLUES FESTIVAL, Friday at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater (Carolina Beach Road) & Saturday at The Celler (3rd Street).
  • FALL FESTIVAL AND STREET FAIR, Saturday at 10am.  The New Castle Street Art and Antique District will host its second annual Fall Festival and Street Fair.  Proceeds will benefit the Ability Garden at the NHC Arboretum.
  • 2008 NC SHELL SHOW, Friday through Sunday at the Cape Fear Museum.  Participants from up and down the East Coast.
  • BATTLESHIP ALIVE, Saturday from 8am-5pm and Sunday from 8am-12pm at the Battleship North Carolina.  Watch and interact with World War II living history interpreters as they bring the Ship to life by enacting daily duties and drills.
  • BIRD FEST 2008, Saturday, 9am at Airlie Gardens.  Discover the diverse interests of Cape Fear River Audubon which focuses on not only the bird conservation but also monthly educational programs, nature hikes, and presentations by area professionals.
  • AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY DAY AT THE BELLAMY MANSION, Saturday at 10am.  Experience the Bellamy Mansion with a focus on 19th century African American History of the area.
  • GOSSIP, GRAVES AND GRAPES AT OAKDALE CEMETARY, Sunday at 4pm. Enjoy a spirit filled afternoon lawn party with delicacies and wine.
  • HAMPSTEAD SPOT FESTIVAL, Friday through Sunday on U.S. Hwy 17 next to Topsail High School.  The festival will take place Friday through Sunday.  Dinner will be served on Saturday and Sunday.  There will also be amusement rides, a variety show, and arts & crafts.

I will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE on Saturday from 1-4pm at 310 Oakmont Drive in Hampstead.  Stop by and view this fantastic home!

To learn more about the Wilmington Weekend events or Wilmington Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395 or go to my website at www.livingbythecoast.com.

Wilmington NC Real Estate, 310 Oakmont Drive

310 OakmontDrive

This is a charming home in Cross Creek set on .81 acre and has just under 2500 square feet on one level. Cross Creek is located in Hampstead which is only about fifteen minutes north of Wilmington and just minutes to Topsail Beach.  Hampstead is a growing area but this Cross Creek home is a peaceful, country setting. To learn more about this Hampstead home or Hampstead Real Estate contact me at 910-431-9395.