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

*Image Attributed to Brunswick Visitors Guide, https://www.southport-nc.com/downtown-southport.html* 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... 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

*Image Attributed to Andrew Sherman, https://www.ourstate.com/silver-coast-winery-ocean-isle-beach/ 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... Read More

Summer Progress at the Home Place Summer Progress at the Home Place

Steady Progress Toward Completion As the summer season continues onward, the Home Place of Southport heads toward completion at a steady pace. Driving towards the town of Southport you can already make out a site for the community where land has been cleared and primed for construction of the finest brick... Read More