Real Estate

Are you looking to purchase a second home for vacation rental income?

Navigating the ever-changing real estate market can be tough-- especially if you are not local to the area. At Blue Water Realty by Carolina Retreats, we are fortunate to have such a local expert. Having grown up on Carolina Beach her entire life, our senior property manager, Kelli Taylor, has witnessed all the new vacation rental construction across Pleasure Island, NC. If you are looking to purchase a second home primarily for vacations and rental income, on Carolina Beach or Kure Beach, we'd can help identify the best areas to buy while maximizing your returns.

Our Leadership

R Michael Harrington
Kelli Taylor
Sr. Property Manager
Sarah Bruce, CPA
Hutchins Canning & Co.
Madeline Bouchard
Teresa Clontz

Our Values


We exist because of our homeowners, guests and team members.


Just because that is how things have always been done, doesn't mean it's right.


Focus on doing the right things, for the people we serve, no matter what.


Do what others won't today, so you can do what others can't tomorrow.