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MORTGAGE RATES REMAIN AT HISTORIC LOWS
Posted: 05.11.2016

The latest report from Freddie Mac shows that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.61% last week, slightly down from the week before (3.66%), and nearly 20 points lower than a year ago (3.80%).This is... Read More

AMERICANS BELIEVE REAL ESTATE IS THE BEST LONG-TERM INVESTMENT
Posted: 05.9.2016

Some Highlights:Real estate outranks stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans.Real estate is ranked as the best long-term investment among all age groups.Millennials... Read More

HOUSING INVENTORY DISAPPEARING
Posted: 05.4.2016

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, and the market demand. The National Association of Realtors (NAR)recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report which gives insight... Read More

HOMES CONTINUE TO SELL QUICKLY NATIONWIDE
Posted: 05.2.2016

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report, which revealed that homes were on the market for an average of 47 days in March.... Read More

SELLING YOUR HOME? MAKE SURE THE PRICE IS RIGHT!
Posted: 04.27.2016

In today's market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want... Read More

THINKING OF SELLING? THE MARKET NEEDS YOUR LISTING!
Posted: 04.25.2016

The housing market is really heating up and buyer demand is dramatically increasing as we enter the spring season. However, one challenge to the current market is a major shortage... Read More

VACATION HOME SALES REACH 2ND HIGHEST MARK SINCE 2006!!
Posted: 04.20.2016

Some Highlights:58% of vacation homes purchased were single family homes.51% of vacation homes that were purchased were found online.The median price of a vacation home is up 28% from 2014. Read More

OVER HALF OF AMERICANS PLANNING ON BUYING IN THE NEXT 5 YEARS!!!
Posted: 04.13.2016

According to the BMO Harris Bank Home Buying Report, 52% of Americans say they are likely to buy a home in the next five years. Americans surveyed for the report said... Read More

REAL ESTATE: 2016 WILL BE THE BEST YEAR IN A DECADE
Posted: 04.6.2016

A few weeks ago, Jonathan Smoke, the Chief Economist at realtor.com, exclaimed, "All indicators point to this spring being the busiest since 2006."Now, Freddie Mac has doubled down on that claim and is... Read More

DON'T WAIT! MOVE UP TO YOUR DREAM HOME NOW!
Posted: 04.4.2016

Now that the housing market has stabilized, more and more homeowners are considering moving up to the home they have always dreamed of. Prices are still below those of a... Read More

PROFESSIONAL DRIVER ON CLOSED TRACK - DO NOT ATTEMPT...
Posted: 03.30.2016

UNLESS YOU ARE BRINGING AN OFFER TO PURCHASE!!!Wondering what the real estate market is doing...This agent was on my way to negotiate a contract. DONE!Tracy SwansonMarch 28 at 7:23pm ยท Another agent... Read More

HERE'S THE SCOOP ON BIRD POOP!!!
Posted: 03.28.2016

Protect Your Roof From...Here are the top types of damage birds can do to your roof and why you should be alert.Bird DroppingsWe should talk about bird droppings. While they... Read More

THE IMPORTANCE OF USING AN AGENT TO SELL YOUR HOUSE
Posted: 03.23.2016

When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price with the least amount of hassles. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most... Read More

14,986 HOMES SOLD YESTERDAY... DID YOURS?
Posted: 03.2.2016

There are some homeowners that have been waiting for months to get a price they hoped for when they originally listed their house for sale. The only thing they might... Read More

HOW TO GET THE MOST MONEY WHE SELLING OUR HOME
Posted: 02.29.2016

Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are... Read More

LOW INVENTORY CAUSES HOME PRICES TO ACCELERATE
Posted: 02.26.2016

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their latest Quarterly Metro Home Price report earlier this month. The report revealed that home prices are not only continuing to rise but... Read More

THINKING OF BUYING A HOME? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?
Posted: 02.24.2016

With spring right around the corner, you may be wondering if you should wait to enter the housing market. Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today... Read More

BABY BOOMERS FINDING FREEDOM IN RETIREMENT!!
Posted: 02.22.2016

Within the next five years, Baby Boomers are projected to have the largest household growth of any other generation during that same time period, according to the Joint Center for Housing... Read More

2ND ANNUAL SONGWRITER FESTIVAL - SOUTHPORT - APRIL 18-24
Posted: 02.17.2016

ScreenDoor Alliance, a non-profit volunteer organization to promote songwriting, songwriters, and build community, is proud to present the 2nd Annual Southport Songwriter Festival.S2F-2 offers a week of musical opportunities in... Read More

5 PREDICTIONS FOR THE HOUSING MARKET IN 2016
Posted: 02.10.2016

A New Year brings new opportunities, and that's certainly true if you're looking to sell or buy a homein 2016. What exactly does the year ahead have in store for... Read More

A FOUR PART STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO LIFE PLANNING - PART IV
Posted: 02.8.2016

Planning 401: Conquering the Digital DivideOrganizing your important documents and information has never been more simple, but in the digital age, it can be even more complexPasswords are paramount -... Read More

A FOUR PART STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO LIFE PLANNING - PART III
Posted: 02.5.2016

Planning 301: Other Personal InformationIdentification: copies of your driver's license, medical/insurance cards, original social security card, passport, military ID, discharge papersEmployment timeline/resume: this is important even for retirees, since it... Read More

A FOUR PART STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO LIFE PLANNING - PART III
Posted: 02.5.2016

Planning 301: Other Personal InformationIdentification: copies of your driver's license, medical/insurance cards, original social security card, passport, military ID, discharge papersEmployment timeline/resume: this is important even for retirees, since it... Read More

A FOUR PART STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO LIFE PLANNING - PART II
Posted: 02.3.2016

PLANNING 201 -Emergency contacts: with current email addresses and mobile numbersMedicines: including notes on how they are taken, who prescribed them, which pharmacy filled themDoctors: names, locations and specialtiesFinancial/legal service... Read More

A FOUR PART STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO LIFE PLANNING
Posted: 02.1.2016

Benjamin Franklin famously claimed that death and taxes are life's only certainties. Unfortunately, most people are more conscientious about preparing their tax returns than preparing for their death. But take... Read More

WHERE ARE INTEREST RATES HEADED IN 2016?
Posted: 01.27.2016

With interest rates still below 4%, many buyers may be on the fence as to whether to act now and purchase a new home, or wait until next year.If you... Read More

2016 HOUSING OUTLOOK
Posted: 01.13.2016

1. Interest rates will increase. Homeowners who have adjustable-rate mortgages or home-equity loans will most likely see a rise in their interest rate because the Federal Reserve is expected to raise short-term... Read More

MARKET UPDATE - JANUARY 2016
Posted: 01.13.2016

NEW DISCLOSURE REGULATION SLOWS HOUSING On October 3rd, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) new TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule went into effect. The impact of the new disclosure rules are just now... Read More

OAK ISLAND'S BUILDING PACE SOARS IN 2015
Posted: 01.11.2016

Construction of new single-family homes hit a seven-year high on Oak Island in 2015, and there's reason to believe the trend will continue, town officials say.Single-family housing starts numbered 197... Read More

WELCOME HOME... TO RIVER RUN PLANTATION
Posted: 01.6.2016

This 375 acre Plantation is divided into seven sections called stations.  River Run offers a diverse array of homes from sprawling two-story brick homes to single wide, double wide, and... Read More

FLOOD INSURANCE - "FEAR OF THE UNKNOWN" - PART 3
Posted: 01.4.2016

Now that you know about flood zones, you probably want to know how the premium is calculated.  If the house is in a X zone, then you will qualify for a Preferred... Read More

FLOOD INSURANCE - "FEAR OF THE UNKNOWN" - PART2
Posted: 12.30.2015

Now we will learn about the various flood zone classifications.You need to know that there are basically THREE FLOOD ZONES (X, AE, and VE zones) and that every property falls into... Read More

FLOOD INSURANCE - "THE FEAR OF THE UNKNOWN"
Posted: 12.28.2015

When most people hear from their Realtor or loan officer that they will be required to carry flood insurance, they will cringe and fear the worst.  The reason for this reaction is because it's... Read More

BRUNSWICK COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® RELEASES NOVEMBER 2015 STATISTICS
Posted: 12.16.2015

Brunswick County's residential real estate sales are slowing down as the cooler weather rolls in and the holiday season gets underway, but the county saw more home sales this November... Read More

SELLING YOUR HOUSE? 5 REASONS YOU SHOULDN'T "FOR SALE BY OWNER"
Posted: 12.16.2015

In today's market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising, some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by... Read More

YOU WILL NEED TO SELL YOUR HOME TWICE
Posted: 12.14.2015

A recent post on "The Home Story", a site published by Fannie Mae, explained the difference between the price a seller may get for their home and the value an appraiser might assign... Read More

NATIONAL PEARL HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY
Posted: 12.7.2015

Today, December 7th, marks the 74th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.Let us take a moment to pause and honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice on that day. Read More

HELLO, SANTA CALLING
Posted: 12.2.2015

Has your child been naughty (never) or nice (of course)?Find out with a call from the North Pole on either December 8th or December 9th.Register your child or grandchild at... Read More

CHRISTMAS BY THE SEA PARADE - OAK ISLAND
Posted: 11.30.2015

Christmas is perhaps the best time of year to visit the North Carolina coast. The average air temperature is 59.4 degrees and the sun is still warm. In a celebration of... Read More

SHOP SMALL, SHOP LOCAL
Posted: 11.24.2015

Help Make November 28th the biggest day of the year for small business.Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide. Last year, over... Read More

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!
Posted: 11.24.2015

Tracy, and the agents and staff, at Swanson Realty would like to wish you a very safe, happy, and blessed Thanksgiving.    Read More

HOME BUYERS - DON'T WAIT FOREVER FOR "THE ONE"
Posted: 11.23.2015

When you're dating, you can spend years searching for the perfect relationship only to--possibly--wait too long and miss out on something great. Suddenly, over your sad microwave meal and bottle... Read More

TIP FOR SELLING YOUR HOME - IMPROVE YOUR "CURB APPEAL"
Posted: 11.18.2015

Improving Curb Appeal - Sellers often overlook the importance of their home's curb appeal. The first thing a buyer sees is a home's external appearance and the way it fits into... Read More

WITH HEARTFELT CONDOLENCES...
Posted: 11.16.2015

The team at Swanson Realty would like to express its condolences to the families and friends of the victims, and to all the people of France in the wake of... Read More

HAPPY VETERANS DAY!!!
Posted: 11.11.2015

A heartfelt thank you to all of our Veterans. The team at Swanson Realty wishes to express their gratitude for your service to our country. We honor and respect you. Thank you... Read More

WHERE ARE MORTGAGE RATES HEADED?
Posted: 11.9.2015

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate the greater the payment will be. That is why... Read More

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS BIRTHDAY
Posted: 11.6.2015

The time for celebration and pageantry is once again at hand with the 240th Marine Corp birthday set to take place on November 10th.From their debut in 1775, when the Second... Read More

READY TO SELL YOUR HOME? GET YOUR HOME READY TO SELL!
Posted: 11.4.2015

When you're ready to sell your home, there are a few things you can do ahead of time to increase your chances of getting top dollar and a speedy sale.1.Update... Read More

FIRST FRIDAY GALLERY WALK - NOVEMBER 6TH - SOUTHPORT
Posted: 11.2.2015

The first Friday of each month art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk. Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event each... Read More

ANNUAL U.S. OPEN KING MACKEREL TOURNAMENT - THIS WEEKEND
Posted: 10.30.2015

The annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament -  the granddaddy of all king mackerel fishing tournaments - runs from October 29th - 31st this year (rescheduled from 10/1-3) With over $100,000... Read More

SPOOKTACULAR - OAK ISLAND
Posted: 10.28.2015

 Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor Spooktacular on October 30th, from 5:30pm-7:30pm. This FREE event will be held at the Oak Island Recreation Center. Activities include costume contests, entertainment, candy... Read More

DID YOU KNOW THAT... ???
Posted: 10.26.2015

Congress is considering a proposal that would create a tax on all potential homeowners and consumers looking to purchase or refinance a mortgage.By increasing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's credit... Read More

RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE SALES UP IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY FOR 3RD QUARTER OF 2015
Posted: 10.23.2015

 Residential real estate sales in Brunswick, Bladen, and Columbus counties for September and the third quarter of 2015 increased solidly over the same period in 2014, according to statistics released... Read More

HOLDEN BEACH 2015 "NC FESTIVAL BY THE SEA"
Posted: 10.21.2015

The "NC Festival by the Sea" is this weekend - October 24th and 25th - under the bridge on Holden Beach.There will be plenty of music, great food, and fun... Read More

35TH ANNUAL NC OYSTER FESTIVAL - 10/17-18 - OCEAN ISLE BEACH
Posted: 10.9.2015

Oysters, oysters, oysters...Come out to the 35th Annual NC Oyster Festival on Ocean Isle Beach.  Live music, arts and crafts vendors, food vendors, oyster shucking contest, oyster stew contest, oyster... Read More

CLASSIC CARS 'N ROCK AND ROLL - SOUTHPORT CRUISE-IN THIS WEEKEND!!
Posted: 10.7.2015

Classic Cars 'n Rock and Roll. Southport Cruise-In Weekend on Friday, October 9th and Saturday, October 10th. Watch the cars cruise in Friday at 5:30pm, and Saturday at 10am. Old-Fashioned Street... Read More

KING MACKEREL TOURNAMENT CANCELLED... AND RESCHEDULED
Posted: 10.2.2015

 The 2015 U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament Board of Directors announced after much consideration and consultation about weather concerns due to Hurricane Joaquin, have postponed the tournament to October 30th and... Read More

Annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament starts tomorrow!!!
Posted: 09.30.2015

The annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament -  the granddaddy of all king mackerel fishing tournaments - runs from October 1-3 this year. With over $100,000 in prizes, guaranteed prize structure,... Read More

GET READY TO SELL YOUR HOME
Posted: 09.29.2015

When you're ready to sell your home, there are a few things you can do ahead of time to increase your chances of getting top dollar and a speedy sale.1.Update... Read More

SELLER'S REMORSE
Posted: 09.28.2015

Selling your house can be scary, and its not uncommon for sellers to feel some regret when a buyer gets serious.  Your home is so much more than just an... Read More

SOUTHPORT WOODEN BOAT SHOW
Posted: 09.21.2015

The 6th annual Southport Wooden Boat Show will be held Saturday, September 26th from 10am to 4pm in Southport's Yacht Basin. Wooden boats of all makes and sizes will be... Read More

WHAT TO DO BEFORE A FLOOD PART 3
Posted: 09.15.2015

The third step in preparation before a flood is to secure your important papers.  Originals of important insurance papers should be kept in a safe place, preferably in a bank... Read More

WHAT TO DO BEFORE A FLOOD PART2
Posted: 09.15.2015

After you've checked over your policy, the next thing to do is prepare a detailed list of your home's contents and/or your personal property. Your list should include:-Date and place... Read More

WHAT TO DO BEFORE A FLOOD - FLOOD RISK AND FLOOD INSURANCE
Posted: 09.14.2015

Don't wait until waters are rising in your area and flood threatens. Take steps now that will make your life much easier when/if a flood occurs.CHECK YOUR FLOOD INSURANCE POLICY... Read More

SOUTHPORT INTERNATIONAL PLEIN AIR PAINT OUT
Posted: 09.10.2015

On Saturday, September 12, the city of Southport is sponsoring its annual fall open-air painting event.  Come stroll around our beautiful town from 8 until 4 and watch as artists... Read More

FREE DUMP WEEK - SEPTEMBER 14-19, 2015
Posted: 09.9.2015

Brunswick County property owners and residents may bring items, except for household trash and land clearing debris, to the landfill in Bolivia FREE OF CHARGE during Free Week events. Commercial vehicles will... Read More

HAPPY LABOR Y'ALL! ENJOY!
Posted: 09.7.2015

 And a sincere thank you to all who work so tirelessly, so that we may all reap the benefits of their labors. Read More

FIRST FRIDAY GALLERY WALK - SOUTHPORT
Posted: 09.4.2015

The first Friday of each month, art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk.Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event each first... Read More

FIRST FRIDAY GALLERY WALK - SOUTHPORT
Posted: 09.4.2015

The first Friday of each month, art galleries in the Southport area team up to promote a Gallery Walk.Art enthusiasts are welcome to participate in this cultural event each first... Read More

NATIONAL FREEDOM DAY - SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
Posted: 09.2.2015

A national day of FREE for all the Service Men and Women, and their families, who sacrificed so much so that we all can be free!Inviting all Active Military and... Read More

OAK ISLAND LABOR DAY SURF OFF
Posted: 08.31.2015

Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department invites all levels of surfers to come to Oak Island and compete in this annual event. Surf categories include: short board division, long board division,... Read More

CONCERTS ON THE COAST SOUTHPORT
Posted: 08.28.2015

 This summer's FREE concert series continues Friday, September 4th with the awesome sounds of Pantastic Steel. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and snacks; and don't forget your dancin' shoes.The fun... Read More

WALK ON WEDNESDAY = FUN ON FOOT!!
Posted: 08.26.2015

Once a month, the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport brings educational and entertaining exercise to the Lower Cape Fear.Enjoy the outdoors and take pleasure in our balmy seaside breezes,... Read More

BRUNSWICK AIR - FUN FLIGHT AIR TOURS
Posted: 08.12.2015

Create an unforgettable memory for you and your family/friends with a tour of our beaches... from the air!!Brunswick Air offers a wide variety of flight adventures. Tour the Oak Island... Read More

HISTORICAL SOUTHPORT BICYCLE TOURS
Posted: 08.12.2015

The North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport has partnered with The Adventure Kayak Company to offer Historical Southport Bicycle Tours from now until October. The next guided tour is scheduled for August 22nd from 9 until noon and... Read More

PUBLIC MEETING - DETERMINE YOUR LEVEL OF FLOOD RISH
Posted: 08.12.2015

Attention Citizens of Brunswick County...Brunswick County residents and members of the business community will have the opportunity to review and ask questions about the preliminary copies of newly updated Flood... Read More

PICKLEBALL IS HERE ON OAK ISLAND...
Posted: 08.10.2015

...right in your backyard.  "America's fastest growing sport" - Pickleball is a hybrid of badminton, ping pong, and tennis. The game is played with improvised wooden paddles, a whiffle ball, and... Read More

THAT MAY NOT BE JUST ANOTHER CHUBBY MERMAID AT THE END OF YOUR DOCK!!
Posted: 08.7.2015

Researchers have found that manatee have increasingly been visiting the North Carolina coast. So those of you who think you might have seen a manatee swimming through marinas and waters... Read More

...AND OUR FLAG WAS STILL THERE - 2ND SATURDAY AT THE NC MARITIME MUSEUM IN...
Posted: 08.5.2015

Join the NC Maritime Museum at Southport this Saturday (August 8th) as we learn about the history of our military with interpreters representing the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812,... Read More

K9 BASIC OBEDIENCE CLASS
Posted: 08.3.2015

Christy Judah, M.Ed from Carolina Kennels (www.carolinakennelsnc.com) will be teaching a K9 Basic Obedience class at the main campus of  Brunswick Community College (BCC) beginning September 11, 2015 - Fridays... Read More

MOVIES ON THE COAST - OAK ISLAND
Posted: 07.31.2015

The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a summer movie series held at Middleton Park Soccer Field.Tonight's movie - "Penguins of Madagascar" promises to be a fun flick for the... Read More

FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL at GREENLANDS FARM
Posted: 07.28.2015

This Saturday, August 1, Greenlands Farm in Bolivia will host the "Half Hell Folk Music Festival" from 11:00 AM until 6:00 PM. The festival will feature several different folk musicians from... Read More

WINE A LITTLE - IT'S GOOD FOR YOU!
Posted: 07.27.2015

Uncorked By The Sea (602-A N Howe St., Southport) hosts a wine tasting event each Thursday from 5-7 p.m.Stop by to sample some fine wines, then stroll on over to... Read More

TRY SOMETHING NEW!
Posted: 07.23.2015

You've played on the beaches, you've enjoyed all the shopping, dining, and historical charm that Southport has to offer, now why not try something new and different? There are several... Read More

BRUNSWICK TOWN / FORT ANDERSON
Posted: 07.21.2015

The area around Southport is rich in history as well as natural beauty. When you're ready to take a break from the beach, consider a visit to Brunswick Town /... Read More

FARMERS MARKETS
Posted: 07.16.2015

One of the greatest pleasures of the summer season is the abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables available.  Here in the Southport area, we are fortunate to have several weekly... Read More

TOUR SOUTHPORT - "THE HAPPIEST SEASIDE TOWN IN AMERICA"
Posted: 07.15.2015

Southport Tours will take you, neighbors, visiting family or friends on fun-filled, fact-filled tour of beautiful, historical Southport!Rick will ensure you enjoy the best views, best sites, and best information... Read More

LIGHTHOUSE TOURS AVAILABLE TO VISITORS
Posted: 07.13.2015

Just a reminder that Friends of the Oak Island Lighthouse offer FREE tours - to the second level - on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Tours to... Read More

CALLING ALL FISHERMEN!
Posted: 07.9.2015

If you're a serious fisherman, or just want to have some serious fun, come check out the All American Flounder Tournament this Saturday, July 14th. The tournament is sponsored by... Read More

ARRRGGH!!! IT'S A PIRATE'S LIFE FOR ME
Posted: 07.8.2015

Avast all you scurvy dogs - ages 7-10 - the NC Maritime Museum in Southport will be hosting Pirate Camp on July 9th and 10th from 10 a.m. until noon each... Read More

VISIT THE NC MARITIME MUSEUM
Posted: 07.6.2015

North Carolinians are synonymous with the moniker "Tar Heels," but not because of the University of North Carolina.Join The NC Maritime Museum (located at 204 East Moore Street) in Southport... Read More

A PERSONAL MESSAGE FROM TRACY
Posted: 07.3.2015

 The feelings July 4th inspire internally are hard to put into words. I remember when I first started in real estate; I was cold-calling an individual to possibly list their... Read More

FLAG RETIREMENT CEREMONY - JULY 3RD
Posted: 07.2.2015

Any worn out or damaged American flag needs to be retired respectfully - this retirement is part of a ceremony that includes destruction by fire. Veterans groups and various Boy Scout troops... Read More

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE - JULY 2ND
Posted: 07.1.2015

Celebrate your freedom and help save lives.Blood donations will be accepted at the annual community blood drive at the Southport waterfront on Thursday, July 2nd from 9:30 a.m. until 2... Read More

BEACH DAY - FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!!
Posted: 06.29.2015

 Oak Island will celebrate it's 16th year of the summer's biggest beach party this Wednesday (July 1st).The annual Beach Day festivities kick off with a horseshoe tournament at 8:00 a.m.,... Read More

DON'T FORGET...
Posted: 06.26.2015

The Sea Notes Choral Society will be presenting their Patriotic Concert - Saturday, June 27th @ 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 28th @ 3:00 p.m. - at the Odell Williamson Auditorium... Read More

TO MARKET, TO MARKET...
Posted: 06.24.2015

To buy a wide variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods, plants, crafts, and so much more.We are fortunate to have a number of farmers' markets offering plenty of healthy and... Read More

DID YOU KNOW???
Posted: 06.22.2015

 Brunswick Transit System (BTS) is a community transportation system that helps people in Brunswick County get where they need to go at an affordable price - whether to a doctor's... Read More

VIETNAM TRAVELING MEMORIAL WALL COMING TO OAK ISLAND JULY 2-6
Posted: 06.19.2015

The wall (a 244-foot replica of the monument in Washington, DC) tours the country honoring Americans who served in Vietnam, and lists the names of the more than 58,000 who died - 1,609 of... Read More

HAPPENINGS - WHAT TO SEE AND DO IN SOUTHPORT
Posted: 06.17.2015

Come out and enjoy Joe's Motel Band from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, June 26th.This free concert will be presented on the lawn of Fort Johnson. Bring a beach chair or a... Read More

NORTH CAROLINA 4TH OF JULY FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES START SOON!!
Posted: 06.15.2015

 Celebrating the 4th of July is not something new to Southport, North Carolina. The celebration started way back in 1792, when it was observed as the "Festival of Freeman". In... Read More

SHE SELLS SEA SHELLS BY THE SEASHORE...
Posted: 06.10.2015

But really now, why would you buy sea shells by the sea shore when Mother Nature has scattered sea shells on the 45 miles of beautiful, sandy, friendly, Brunswick County,... Read More

How Interest Rates Impact Family Wealth
Posted: 09.15.2014

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