4 Ways To Maximize your Beach Time on Topsail Island

You’ve booked that perfect Topsail Island Vacation Rental with Topsail Realty after weeks of planning.  Now what? For first time and even returning guests, we get questions all the time about things to do, where to get groceries, and which are the best restaurants on Topsail Island.  While our local team is very knowledgeable about all … Continue reading 4 Ways To Maximize your Beach Time on Topsail Island

Amenities That Provide Maximum Return for Your Vacation Rental

When it comes to what prospective vacationing families are looking for in a vacation rental, at the top of the list is a sweet amenities package that doesn’t cost extra. They want the “most bang for the buck” as they say. You may have already added some amenities that weren’t previously provided in your rental, … Continue reading Amenities That Provide Maximum Return for Your Vacation Rental

Things to Know About Insuring Your Vacation Rental

One of the top requirements of owning a vacation rental is having adequate home insurance coverage. Any number of things could go wrong that you need to protect yourself against including damage and theft. Be sure to call a few different places for price estimates to find the coverage you need at a price you … Continue reading Things to Know About Insuring Your Vacation Rental

Deductible Expenses for Vacation Rental Owners

As a vacation rental owner, finding and deducting the expenses that are related to the operation of your vacation rental business can offer significant tax savings. Many rental owners fail to take advantage of all the deductions they are eligible for. Be sure to keep track of your expenses throughout the year so that when … Continue reading Deductible Expenses for Vacation Rental Owners

How Current Economic Trends May Affect Property Management

There are times where we throw caution to the wind and go “all in.” There are other times to pause and carefully ponder the realities of what may be “coming around the bend.” Perhaps, after nearly 8 years of low interest rates and endless economic stimulants, we are now in the “carefully ponder” stage of … Continue reading How Current Economic Trends May Affect Property Management

The Ultimate Guide to Finding Shells, Sharks Teeth, and Sea Glass on Topsail Island

If you’ve ever gone hunting for Shells, Shark’s Teeth, or Sea Glass on Topsail Island, you know how overwhelming it can seem at first glance. Looking down the island’s long expanse of shoreline that’s covered with sea-life, you absolutely must know what you’re looking for to be successful. Lucky for you, I spent every summer … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Finding Shells, Sharks Teeth, and Sea Glass on Topsail Island