Category: Learning

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

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

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

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

Paddling Into Summer Fun Paddling Into Summer Fun

Kayaking: Fit While Having Fun Did you know that in 2020, approximately 18.12 million people in the United States participated in Kayaking? It’s a shocking number, but when you think about it, it’s not all that surprising! Kayaking is a fantastic way to keep active, stay fit, and have fun at... Read More

Why You Should Visit “Old Baldy” Why You Should Visit “Old Baldy”

Standing Tall Proud, tall, and rich with historic significance, the Bald Head Island Lighthouse is a major focal point of the Cape Fear Region. It’s the oldest lighthouse still standing in the state of North Carolina. “Old Baldy” has seen its fair share of conflicts, ships, and visitors. It’s considered one... Read More

On the Horizon: The Home Place of Southport On the Horizon: The Home Place of Southport

Up And Coming These days, thousands of prospective homeowners are making the move to Southeastern North Carolina. If you’ve been searching for the ideal spot to live near the water, then we have a place for you. The Home Place of Southport is an upcoming gated coastal community. It’s just minutes... Read More