November 8, 2014
Carolina Beach Real Estate
Carolina Beach, NC: It’s rare to find a town as quintessentially American as Carolina Beach on Pleasure Island. With its charming town center gazebo, broad sand beaches and an eclectic mix of boats and houses along the waterfront, Carolina Beach is a quaint seaside town with atmosphere and hospitality to spare.
Carolina Beach’s 2.25 square miles holds a delightful amount of residential real estate and tourist lodging. An ideal mix of charming single family homes, low and mid-rise condominiums and apartments, two and three story clapboard homes and beautiful estates gives Carolina Beach its welcoming feel, and gives homebuyers a variety of types of real estate and homes for sale. With a population of just under 6,000 people, there is plenty of small-town warmth and community spirit, and Carolina Beach is just minutes from Wilmington, NC and Wrightsville Beach, NC.
Carolina Beach NC Lifestyle
Open up your weekly Island Gazette while enjoying one of Britt’s Donuts’ famous creations to start your day out on the perfect note. Meander through town center’s many shops or pick up your fishing pole and head down to the pier. There are so many things to experience in Carolina Beach that you can be as active or inactive as you wish. For permanent and part-time residents, small-town living is just a little piece of Carolina Beach’s charming possibilities. From young families to retiring seniors and everyone in between, the town’s mix of residents and real estate makes it a welcoming home for all.
Carolina Beach has one of the country’s few remaining active Boardwalks, with a Ferris Wheel, arcade games and other carnival-style activities. Freeman Park and Carolina Beach State Park boast wide open beaches, beautiful sand dunes, grassy marshes and plenty of recreation possibilities.
Weekly concerts at the gazebo, free movies at the lake, fireworks by the sea and other community events bring residents and visitors together to celebrate all that is unique about Carolina Beach. For those who relish the nightlife, party boats tour Cape Fear River every night, with dancing, music and adult beverages. The town’s restaurants and lounges also enliven Carolina Beach evenings with special entertainment.
Homes For Sale At Carolina Beach
Residents and future homeowners of Carolina Beach real estate will be happy to know that home prices in town have remained fairly stable in recent years. Median home prices consistently have stayed in the $200,000 to $250,000 range for the past three years, offering terrific value and stability. Whether you are looking for a mid-rise apartment with striking water views or a five-bedroom single level luxury beach home, Carolina Beach offers a wide variety of properties and lifestyles.
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