Short-Term Rentals, Long Term Value

It’s been shown that when times are volatile, and investors feel uneasy about the current and near-term future stability of a market, they flock to safer investments. Gold, silver, cash, and Bitcoin have been beneficiaries of these volatile markets, but the big winner, especially in our region of the country has been real estate. While … Continue reading Short-Term Rentals, Long Term Value

Carolina Retreats Expands; Acquires Oak Island Resort and Inn

Surf City, NC – August 21st, 2020 – Carolina Retreats, a leader in vacation rental management and hospitality solutions based in Surf City, has recently announced the acquisition of the Island Resort and Inn located on Oak Island, North Carolina. The Island Resort and Inn, originally constructed in the 1960’s, then added on to in the … Continue reading Carolina Retreats Expands; Acquires Oak Island Resort and Inn

From Our Family to Yours

Dear Beach Goers, The past two months have taken a swift and severe toll on our country. We have been facing a health emergency that none of us have experienced in our lifetimes. As we continue to flatten the curve and work towards the goal of containing the virus outbreaks, the conversation has started to … Continue reading From Our Family to Yours

Q&A with Vice President, Stuart Pack

One of the biggest decisions in Carolina Retreats history was the addition of Vice President, Stuart Pack, to the team. I had a chance to sit down with Stuart to talk to him about a few subjects regarding where he is from and how he sees the shape of the vacation rental industry in the … Continue reading Q&A with Vice President, Stuart Pack

Celebrating One Year At Carolina Retreats!

Carolina Retreats is proud to announce our 1 year anniversary! From the onset, our combination of vacation rental services have combined to form a perfect partnership throughout the North Carolina coast. Now set to surpass 300 vacation rentals from Topsail Island to Carolina & Kure Beach, our growing success has only improved all aspects of … Continue reading Celebrating One Year At Carolina Retreats!

First Annual Carolina Retreats Halloween Party

Wilmington, NC – Good times and lots of laughs were had at our first annual Carolina Retreats Halloween Costume Party! Celebrated at Waterman’s Brewing in Wilmington, NC, our happy bunch danced, ate, and partied the night away in a wonderful atmosphere. Setting the night off right, President Mike Harrington gave an upbeat speech touting all … Continue reading First Annual Carolina Retreats Halloween Party

Carolina Retreats names Stuart Pack as Vice President and COO

Surf City, NC – October 1, 2019 – Carolina Retreats, a leader in vacation rental management services throughout southeastern North Carolina, has recently announced the addition of Stuart Pack as the firm’s new Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. In this new role, he will be tasked with improving and managing the company’s day to … Continue reading Carolina Retreats names Stuart Pack as Vice President and COO

From President to Vacation Home Owner

After almost 15 years in the vacation rental management business my family and I became vacation rental property owners ourselves this past year!  Being in the middle the day to day for so long as a manager, and doing our very best to make sure your guests have the best possible experience, we have undoubtedly … Continue reading From President to Vacation Home Owner

Carolina Retreats is Proud to Partner with TrustPilot for Guest Reviews

Carolina Retreats is over the moon to partner with one of the largest automated review companies in the nation. TrustPilot, founded in 2007, has over a quarter million businesses using customer reviews to drive growth. With so many review platforms out there, TrustPilot is one of the few that offer integrated services such as SEO … Continue reading Carolina Retreats is Proud to Partner with TrustPilot for Guest Reviews

Q&A with Property Maintenance and Repair, Ricky Kernodle

Within five minutes of conversing with Ricky, you’ll already feel at ease. A good hearted and all around friendly guy, we sat down with our resident repairman and maintenance guy for Pleasure Island, Ricky Kernodle, to chat a bit about where he’s from and what makes him so upbeat. Are you originally from this area? … Continue reading Q&A with Property Maintenance and Repair, Ricky Kernodle