Century 21 Action's Topsail Island Real Estate Blog

3 Big Benefits of Spending Winter at the Beach

Topsail Island, North Carolina is known more for its summer beach season and as a popular family beach vacation destination during the warmer months, but as those who live on Topsail know—winter at the beach has a unique beauty and draw all its own. There are some big benefits to visiting Top... View the full post »

One of the Best Southern Comfort Food Recipes Ever

  This is the perfect time of year to make some of the South's favorite comfort food recipes. Cozy, warm and totally satisfying, this favorite Southern dish is sure to be a showstopper on the table, too. We're talking about a beautiful Chicken Pot Pie filled with hearty vegetables, s... View the full post »

What Topsail Island Real Estate Looks Like in the New Year

Are you thinking about making Topsail Island a more permanent part of your life? Are you looking to buy Topsail real estate in the coming year? Are you ready to take the next step from dreaming about a Topsail beach house to making it a happy reality? Then you'll want to read this. We've... View the full post »

New Year, New Home: Resolutions To Make Right Now

When we think of New Year's resolutions, we tend to think on a personal level. This year, why not change the focus a bit and make some resolutions that are home-centric? Sure, you'll still reap the benefits, but your home will be all the better for it also. So where to start? We have som... View the full post »

The Best Ways to Decorate Your Coastal Home for Christmas

  The holiday season is here. Is your beach house ready? What do you do to meld the perfect blend of Christmas on the coast into your seasonal home decor? If you're looking for some fabulously festive ideas that bring the holidays alive while maintaining the essence of your beach-inspi... View the full post »

How to Prepare Your Beach House for Winter

Winter is coming. Are you and your beach house ready? Sure, winter on the coast of North Carolina is relatively mild in comparison, but it's still best to take a little extra time to plan and prepare for the winter season. So what do you need to do? Well that depends if you're staying th... View the full post »

Topsail Relocation Resources You Need to Know About

You've fallen in love with Topsail Island, North Carolina and vacationing here is just not enough anymore. It's time to move on to a more permanent beach state of mind and a stake your claim on Topsail Island. If you've already discovered that island life is for you, then it's ti... View the full post »

5 Fascinating Facts You Should Know About Island Life

 Living in a place like Topsail Island, North Carolina, has its own unique qualities that are part of daily life on the island. In fact island life anywhere offers up experiences and day-to-day living that is different than other places. Let's delve into some of the most fascinating fac... View the full post »

3 of the Best Home Staging Tips for Sellers

Staging your home to sell doesn't have to be a daunting process. With these top three staging tips, you'll be doing what the pros do. It's all about highlighting and bringing attention to your home's strengths while downplaying its weaknesses, with the ultimate goal of garnering ... View the full post »

Real Estate Fact or Fiction? What You Need To Know!

There are a lot of real estate myths out there, so how do you know what is fact and what is fiction? Let us help! We're sorting out the myths from the facts right here on some of the most popular real estate conceptions and misconceptions. Let's see how much you already know. So what do ... View the full post »

10 Interesting Things About Life on Topsail Island

  If you follow this blog, you know that we talk a lot about beach life and island living here on our little piece of barrier island paradise known as Topsail Island, located on the beautiful coast of North Carolina just south of the Outer Banks. If you have a dream of owning a beach home, t... View the full post »

5 Home Safety Tips You Need to Know

You can't put a price tag on peace of mind. Securing one of your biggest life investments, your home, is crucial. Making sure you do all you can to keep your home, your belongings and your family protected is a high priority for any homeowner. With optimal safety and security in mind, here a... View the full post »

When is the Best Time of Year to Sell a House?

  You probably already know that conventional real estate wisdom dictates that you want to get your house on the market during the prime selling season, which begins in the spring season and into the summer. Springtime marks the beginning of the busy house-selling season with longer daylight... View the full post »

10 of the Most Important Things To Do Before You Move

Moving can be a daunting task. But, chin up! It doesn't have to be if you're smart about how to best prepare for your new life in a new place. With a little forethought and proactivity, you'll be all set for the big day. Here are 10 of the most important things to do before you make ... View the full post »

One Simple Seafood Recipe You Need to Make

Whether you're at the beach or wishing you were at the beach, you can make this simple yet scrumptious seafood dish with only one pan and a few ingredients. It's perfect to make any time you want a taste of the beach. Of course we recommend that you buy fresh shrimp from a local Topsail ... View the full post »