• Featured Home in Landfall

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Foreclosures in SE NC, Team Gale on Nov 12, 2015

    We've discussed this property before... but it must be known that 2134 Deer Island Lane has received a price reduction! This home is 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths across 5440 heated square feet... listed at $815,000!

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    Grand entryway serves as the hub of the home, giving way to a large living room with focal fireplace; formal dining room; and gourmet kitchen with custom cabinetry, wine rack, espresso station, and functional island.

    Home office/library with built-in shelving is on main level, along with a luxurious master suite which includes trey ceilings, his & hers closets, a jetted tub, marble & ...

  • Sea Coast Surpasses $1 Billion Sales in 2015

    Posted in News You Can Use, Team Gale, Wilmington NC Real Estate on Nov 11, 2015

    Congratulations to our fellow Sea Coasters for an incredible 2015... and it's not over yet! $1,000,000,000 in closed sales is quite an accomplishment and we are so proud to be amongst this elite family of realtors.

    It is truly a privilege to serve the greater Cape Fear region and we are in awe of the opportunities still coming our way in terms of the rate people are relocating and planned new communities in development.

    Here's to another billion in 2016!

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  • Featured Home in Downtown Wilmington

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Team Gale on Nov 10, 2015

    1020 South 10th Street, wilmington, NC 28401

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    Located off Wooster Street towards the historic district of Wilmington, this home is a great space for first-time buyers, investors, or retirees.

    1020 S 10th Street is a single level, 1441 square foot home with an open layout. Eat-in kitchen offers ample counter space with breakfast bar, as well as dishwasher, range, and refrigerator. Large windows throughout provide bright natural light. Double closets and attached bath in master suite. Laundry closet enclosed off main hall.

    1020 S 10th Street offers the homeowner a paved, off-street parking area....

  • Featured Home in Beulaville

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Team Gale on Nov 05, 2015

    299 Cole Road, Beulaville, NC 28518

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    Great manufactured home in Duplin County. Home is 1774 heated square feet, with 3  bedrooms, 2 baths, great room includes a fireplace, eat-in kitchen has tons of cabinet storage and even a built-in hobby desk.

    This home sits on over two and a third acres, able to accommodate all of your gardening goals, small collection of livestock or a pair of horses, frolicking family & friends.

    County Schools include Beulaville Elementary (K-8) and East Duplin High (9-12). This home is roughly an hour from Wilmington, and a thirty minute drive to Jacksonville. Close to ...

  • Food Drive to Benefit Mother Hubbard's Cupboard

    Posted in Events In Our Area, News You Can Use, Team Gale on Nov 04, 2015

    The Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors' has encouraged all members of their Community Affairs Committee to collect non-perishable food items in their respective offices through November 18th, to benefit Mother Hubbard's Cupboard. This food bank has served Wilmington since the mid-1980s, feeding the hungry through a combination of donations from the public and federal "Emergency Assistance" funding.

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    In addition to non-perishable and frozen goods, Mother Hubbard's Cupboard accepts donations from a "Wish List" that contributes to the upkeep of their mission and other avenues by which th...

  • Featured Home in Tall Pines Plantation

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Team Gale on Nov 03, 2015

    131 SW Pine Lake Circle, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

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    Over 2100 sqft ranch in the Tall Pines community of Ocean Isle Beach. This sprawling home offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, large living room, formal dining room, sunroom, and bonus room with built-in shelving. This home has an attached garage and covered front porch.

    131 Pine Lake Circle is a corner lot, roughly a quarter acre of land, backed up to a pond. The rear yard is fenced, with a concrete patio. Three-car garage with second floor workshop are included on the property.

    Enjoy quick access to local beaches; laidback coastal tourist town of S...

  • Featured Home in Atkinson

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Team Gale on Oct 29, 2015

    218 East Henry Street, Atkinson, NC 28421

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    218 East Henry Street is a 4 bedroom, 2 bath home with a large living room, den, and galley kitchen. This property is on a 0.52 acre corner lot. Mature trees line the yard, accented by beautiful grape arbors.

    This home is priced to move, leaving you plenty of wiggle in your budget to make any changes across the nearly 1700 square feet you please! Lots of potential here, and located in a great area.

    Atkinson, NC is a quaint country town just 30 miles from the Port City and about 50 miles from Jacksonville. Walking distance to local establishments like ...

  • Featured Home in Bryan Farms

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Jacksonville NC Real Estate, Team Gale on Oct 27, 2015

    116 Weste avenue, Jacksonville, NC 28540

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    116 Weste Avenue is a beautiful single family home in the charming Bryan Farms community. This home is 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths, with a finished bonus room over the attached garage. This home has several updates, including new carpet and fresh paint.

    There is plenty of room for the kids to run around or you to entertain - inside and out! The house is 1909 heated square feet, sitting on over half an acre of property. There is a small concrete patio and built-in fire pit in the backyard.

    116 Weste Avenue is near the Lynnwood Park Zoo, Coastal Plains D...

  • Featured Home in Carolina Plantations

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Jacksonville NC Real Estate on Oct 22, 2015

    520 Louvre Lane, Jacksonville, NC 28546

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    520 Louvre Lane is a grand home in the Great Neck section of Carolina Plantations. This home offers 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, with over a quarter acre yard.

    Formal dining room with coffered ceilings and a den/office space are on either side of the cathedral foyer. Family room with fireplace opens to large eat-in kitchen with custom cabinetry and wet bar. Sliding doors give access to the rear covered patio. Master suite has several windows for glowing natural light, classic trey ceiling. Attached bath offers stall shower, soaking tub, walk-in closet an...

  • Never Move Without...

    Posted in Buyer Tips, Seller Tips, Team Gale on Oct 21, 2015

    ...Team Gale! We kid, we kid. But really, folks, we're your best bet for every aspect of real estate in southeastern NC.

    Buying a home is among the greatest financial investments you will make in your life, and moving is among the most stressful. There are several items to make sure you have ahead of a move, whether it's across town or across the country!

    WorkHacks blogger Julia Roy moved with her husband from New York City to San Diego last spring. The productivity queen weighed her options on how best to move their entire lives from one coast to another, finally settling on the PODS company ...

  • Student Loan Debt Keeping Millennials from Homeownership

    Posted in News You Can Use, Team Gale on Oct 14, 2015

    The September "Insight & Outlook" report from Freddie Mac highlights how student loan debt will influence the market and hinder Millennial homeownership.

    Reportedly, student loan debt has tripled in the last 10 years, with balances concentrated among the population under age 39. Freddie Mac's chief economist, Sean Becketti, notes that "recent data has confirmed that not all student is created equal. Students who attended schools with less-certain educational benefits have not fared well. Borrowers who did not complete their studies have fared worst of all... Moreover, a change just this month ...

  • Featured Home in Northchase

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Team Gale on Oct 13, 2015

    2908 Miranda Court, Wilmington, NC 28405

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    Great home in Lakemoor section of Northchase neighborhood for a new family or as an investment! 2908 Miranda Court has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths across more than 1200 sqft.

    Semi-open common area with pass-through window between kitchen/dining room; vaulted ceilings and fireplace in living room. Rear stone patio accessible from living room and master suite. Second and third bedroom well sized for kids, guests, or home office. Separate laundry area, concealed by folding doors in main hall.

    Large yard, about a third of an acre, is lined with mature foli...

  • WRAR Commercial Day 2015

    Posted in Team Gale on Oct 07, 2015

    small_comm_R_red_jpgThe Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors welcomed NAR Chief Economist Dr. Lawurence Yun to the Terraces yesterday morning. Yun spoke about the current real estate climate in the Cape Fear region, as well as the local and national factors impacting the construction and sale of residential homes and commercial facilities.

    Yun opened the lecture by explaining that real estate follows the economy; when people are spending, businesses open, and buildings are built and rented to accommodate a thriving retail industry.

    He went on to divulge that big commercial deals are outpacing small commerc...

  • Featured Home in Jacksonville

    Posted in Jacksonville NC Real Estate, Team Gale on Oct 06, 2015

    209 Red Oak Street, Jacksonville, NC 

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    209 Red Oak Street is a 2000 square foot family home in Jacksonville. This property offers 2 acres to roam and play - a great value & space to make great memories!

    There are 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths in this move-in ready home. Enjoy an open living/dining/kitchen, that flows to a family room and rear deck access. Master suite has walk-in closet and attached bath with a double vanity, soaking tub, stall shower. Stainless appliances; breakfast bar; chair-rail detail; bright sliding doors to rear wooden deck. Fenced backyard with storage shed. Home is on s...

  • Featured Home in The Arbors at Westgate

    Posted in Featured Homes series, Foreclosures in SE NC, Team Gale on Oct 01, 2015

    9406 Night Harbor Drive, Leland, NC 28451

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    9406 Night Harbor Drive is an adorable 1100 sqft unit in the Arbors at Westgate in Leland. Convenient to local shopping, area beaches, and Wilmington's historic downtown district.

    This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with a single car attached garage. Main living area is a semi-open concept. Breakfast bar separates kitchen from living room, with access to the rear patio right off the eat-in kitchen. Separate laundry area with shelf storage.

    Community offers residents use of a municipal pool. Low monthly HOA fees contribute to common area maintenance and club...