Wednesday, May 25, 2022 / by Anne Rose
June 2022 Around the Azalea Coast | updates and happenings from beautiful Southeastern Coastal North Carolina
Updates and Happenings from beautiful Southeastern Coastal North Carolina.
“Work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four balls-- family, health, friends, integrity-- are made of glass. If you drop one of these, it will be irrevocably scuffed, nicked, perhaps even shattered.”
- Gary Keller, Founder of Keller Williams
What's Up | our favorite local bands
Painted Man is great and does local shows like at American Fish Company in Southport. They are from Myrtle Beach, but come up this way frequently. - Carey McClure, Broker/Realtor®
Machine Gun and Jam Sandwich Band are the groups we love to go see play locally! - Nancy Baldridge, Listing Coordinator
Ray Cox is a singer/songwriter who lives in Wilmington. He plays at Landfall Country Club, Grand Cru, Cut & Pour, and Seagate Bottle Shop. If you're lucky, you will be treated to Ray's talent at a corporate event or private party. - Janine Pugh, Director of Recruiting
(photo courtesy of Randy McQuay on Facebook)
A local favorite is Randy McQuay. Randy is an International Blues Challenge Winner and was voted Best Musician 2020 in Encore Magazine. He plays all over Wilmington and the beaches. Catch him at Waterline Brewing, Second Wind in Oak Island, and at Biggers Market. - Anne Rose, Director of Marketing
I'm a fan of John Hussman and Paige Bacon, among others! - Paul Charles, Clients Services/Photography & Drone
Community Spotlight | Waterford in Leland, North Carolina
Waterford, in Leland North Carolina, is one of the Cape Fear's first master planned communities. The 575 acre community was established in 2002, just off of Route 17 in the Northern section of Brunswick County. With almost 1500 homes, and available home sites, Waterford is minutes to downtown Wilmington, and an easy drive to Wrightsville Beach to the north, the Southern Brunswick County beaches, and a bit further south, Myrtle Beach.
Watch our Waterford spotlight video.
Tips from Real Estate Experts | New Construction & Buyer's Agents
If you are a buyer considering new construction for your next home, working with a real estate agent will ensure that you have a professional who is looking out for your interests. Although it is easy to walk into a model home and work directly with a builder, buyers often find that it is both confusing and frustrating to navigate the process on their own.
Read the seven advantages of working with a real estate agent when you are buying new construction.
Team Updates | kudos and community
KBT participated at two local nonprofits for Keller Williams Red Day 2022 - a day set aside each year to give back to our community with the spirit of "Renew, Energize, and Donate". One KBT team helped with projects at Canines for Service: cleaning, walking dogs, and putting together mailings. Another KBT team tackled a Habitat for Humanity new home build.
For information about the SkillBridge program at KBT, contact Mary Ellen Slugg, Director of Operations.
We are excited to welcome Lorianna Winegarden and Tristan Harris (left and right) to KBT as client care specialists. If you have signed up for KBT property alerts, you will hear from our client care team to make sure that you are receiving the information you need and determining how best we can help you in your real estate needs. When you are ready to visit homes, they will match you with a KBT real estate agent who specializes in exactly what you are looking for.
KBT Realty is now part of the Expertise.com list of Best Real Estate Agents in Wilmington, North Carolina.
Fred Teachey, Broker/Realtor®, and board member of Freedom Sailing, helped host the 2nd Annual Wiffle Ball Golf Tournament to help raise fund for programs to empower veterans through the experience of sailing.
"We had a great turnout and raised more than $18,000 for Freedom Sailing. I'm really grateful to our community for coming out to support our vets while having a lot of fun," says Fred.
Listings | featured properties
4 Bedrooms | 3.5 Bathrooms | 2,184 sqft
A meticulously maintained, custom-built luxury home on a deep water canal leading straight out to the ICWW for the very best of coastal living. This home has a beautiful private pier, aluminum floating dock, and boat lift. Offered mostly furnished and complete with an elevator to all floors.
Rare opportunity to own a private island of 84 acres of flora and fauna. Covered in live oak and pine trees, wild grapes and wild raspberries, nestled in the serene Northeast Cape Fear River, this island is a hidden gem that was once attached to Roan Island. The property best lends itself to low impact development and is an interesting opportunity for a small farm, outdoor resort, or island estate retreat. With proper permits, both docks and helipad can be added to property.
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