Find Your Place Find Your Place

A brand new community is coming soon to the charming town of Southport, NC! Premier Homes, in Partnership with Coastal Community Real Estate Group, has launched pre-sales of 52 beautiful brick single-family villas and garden duplex homes in The Home Place of Southport. Read More

The Southport King Mackerel Tournament The Southport King Mackerel Tournament

Prepare for Angling Fun Reel ‘em in and haul ‘em on! This is one battle of man versus fish that you won’t want to miss. The Carolina coast is home to some of the best fishing locations in the United States. It is famous for local favorites such as red drum,... Read More

Homeplace: Homes Under Construction Homeplace: Homes Under Construction

Progress Marches Forward Big developments have been happening at the Home Place of Southport (https://thehomeplacenc.com/), and the team here couldn’t be more excited about it! Roads have been carved, lots and foundations have been plotted, and the community’s first residents are visiting the design center to create their dream home. The... Read More

Staff Pick: Best Place for Drinks with a View Staff Pick: Best Place for Drinks with a View

Recently, I had the pleasure of going out on the town in downtown Southport.  As I walked along the waterfront of the Yacht Basin, I came upon a newish looking place called the Mullet. The bar has a rustic, tiki bar appearance, and a million-dollar view.  Situated right on the water... Read More

Top 10 Things to Do in Southport Top 10 Things to Do in Southport

Lots to Do in Southport Southport, North Carolina is a truly unique experience for everyone that visits the locale. On the one hand, it has plenty of world-class golf courses, restaurants, and nearby attractions. On the other hand, Southport still radiates that Southern small-town charm. Even though it’s a small town,... Read More

Boating in Autumn Boating in Autumn

You may be quick to associate the activity of boating with warmer weather. Especially in the greater Wilmington area, you will most often see people on the water during the summer months. That being said, there are plenty of reasons why you should extend your boating season into autumn! Boating is... Read More

Staff Pick: Best Burgers in Southport Staff Pick: Best Burgers in Southport

If you are looking for a great burger, look no further than Southport’s Blue Cow Grille.  Voted “Best Burger Joint” by Southport Magazine in 2019, the Grille is located on 108 East Moore Street, right in the heart of downtown Southport’s shopping and dining district.  There are just a few tables,... Read More

What Makes an Ideal Coastal Home Design What Makes an Ideal Coastal Home Design

Going Beyond Build-Quality Building a great home is more than construction materials or build quality! While you want a dream home to be built to last, a lot of homeowners may not always realize how important the aesthetic or design of the said residence is. Design determines the color, interior layout,... Read More

History of the Cape Fear River History of the Cape Fear River

A Geographical Icon The mighty Cape Fear River has long been one of the geographical symbols of coastal North Carolina. Connecting parts of Harnett, Cumberland, Bladen, Columbus, Pender, Brunswick, and New Hanover Counties, the Cape Fear River has long been an important source of recreational and economical benefit for our local... Read More

Best Golf Courses Near Southport Best Golf Courses Near Southport

Did you know that in 2021 alone, a record 3.2 million Americans played golf for the first time? That trend only continues to grow here in Southeastern North Carolina, which is considered one of the top golf meccas in the entire nation. Year-round mild and sunny weather, combined with the nearby... Read More

Silver Coast Winery Silver Coast Winery

The Perfect Place to Socialize In the past, one of the main centers of recreation for any seaside port was the local tavern. Taverns provided a warm place to stay for traveling sailors and tradespeople, while also offering a place to drink and socialize. Today’s bars and breweries still serve the... Read More