Century 21 Action's Topsail Island Real Estate Blog

7 Secrets of the Most Successful Vacation Rentals

If you are the owner of Topsail, NC real estate and have decided that your beach house would make a great vacation rental, then this blog post is definitely for you. Today we're talking about what makes a vacation rental rise above the rest in a very competitive market. ... View the full post »

2020 Real Estate Trends and Market Predictions You Need to Know

It's a new year! As a home buyer or seller, you may be wondering about the real estate market conditions are looking like for 2020. We can help! We've gathered some market trends and predictions for the year ahead straight from the experts. Here's what you nee... View the full post »

20 Ways to Get More Fit When You Live at the Beach

Living on Topsail Island affords you the luxury of so many beautiful ways to get fit—and stay fit—on a daily basis. From beach workouts and beach activities to exploring the island and its local waters, staying active is simply part of life here. Here are 20 ways you ... View the full post »

10 of the Best Benefits of Retiring to Topsail, NC

Have you ever wondered if retiring to Topsail Island, North Carolina might be the place for you? You're not alone. There are plenty of reasons people choose to relocate here, but today we're focusing on it from a retirement perspective. Here are 10 of the best ben... View the full post »

How to Decide if Renting or Buying a Home is Best for You

To rent or to buy a home? That is the question. There are a lot of factors in play when it comes time to make this decision, but the biggest driving factor is whether or not you can afford to buy a house. So let's find out if you are. Read on and ask yourself these qu... View the full post »

Topsail Island Real Estate For Sale and On the Market Now

Are you dreaming of owning real estate on Topsail Island? Then this is the post for you! We have three wonderful ways you can peruse what's for sale and on the market right now—and all from the comfort of your own home and on your own time. Take a look at these Tops... View the full post »

What You Need to Know About HOAs

Whether you're looking at Topsail Island real estate or anywhere else in the country, you'll encounter HOAs in some communities. Homeowners association (HOA) fees serve to bring structure, cohesiveness and a standard to a neighborhood. By definition homeowners&nbs... View the full post »

How to Best Explore the Battleship North Carolina

The Battleship USS North Carolina in Wilmington, NC is an awesome adventure that's not far from Topsail Island. Majestically moored in downtown Wilmington, the Battleship North Carolina is under an hour's drive making it an ideal Topsail day trip that... View the full post »

Fall Recipes That Are Best Made at the Beach

If you're looking to bring a little bit of NC coastal flavor to your table during your Topsail beach vacation, then we have some recipes for you! These coastal North Carolina dishes highlight some of the best southern ingredients that you and your family are sure to l... View the full post »

The Most Famous Quotes About Real Estate

Today we've rounded up some of the best real estate quotes and sayings from famous people to help you maintain a positive perspective on a big investment such as this. Take a moment to ponder these wise words, especially if you're considering buying or selling—o... View the full post »

Do Furnished Homes Have an Advantage on the Market?

To sell furnished or unfurnished? That is the question! Today we're taking a looking at the pros and cons of selling your home as a blank canvas for buyers to decorate as they wish or alternatively as an already visualized space with all the comforts of home and desig... View the full post »

How to Have an Epic Autumn on Topsail Island

If you're fortunate enough to live on Topsail Island or you have the opportunity to stay here longer than most, then you already know that fall is an absolutely beautiful time to be here. With the busy summer beach season past, it's time to settle in to "life a... View the full post »

Topsail Island Realty Facts You Need To Know

Today we're giving you the current overview of the Topsail Island real estate market according to the data gathered from Zillow.com. We're focusing in on Median Home Values, their increase or decrease over the past year, and what the one-year forecast looks like.A... View the full post »

Home Improvement Mistakes NOT To Make

Remodeling your home is an investment. Like any other big investment, you want to make sure you proceed wisely. In an effort to save you time, money and stress we're talking about some common (and expensive) home improvement mistakes that you really don't want to ... View the full post »

The Most Confusing Real Estate Terms Easily Explained

There are a lot of real estate terms you encounter when buying or selling your home. It can get a little confusing if you don't know what they mean. Along with choosing the right real estate agent to help guide you, it's also beneficial to do some research of... View the full post »