The Sun is Shining and So are We!

September 20, 2018

THE SUN IN SHINING AND SO ARE WE! We are grateful to have sustained no damages or flooding due to Hurricane Florence. Leland Office • Is open, but has limited internet access. • For general questions, please visit… Read More

A Tour of Our Area: The Perfect Guest Itinerary

September 7, 2018

Living by the beach, in your idyllic cottage home, will draw an abundance of guests–guaranteed.  The trick is to manage your visitors strategically and to capture the sights, sounds, and flavors of our little slice of Heaven optimally. There’s so… Read More

It’s Wonderful Being By the Water

August 28, 2018

From Wilmington to Calabash, our waterways and water views relax, rejuvenate, and inspire us. We have endless waters to admire.  Isn’t it time for you to make the move and enjoy cottage living on the coast of SE North Carolina?… Read More


What Makes Us Different?

July 14, 2018

As the leading boutique, custom, coastal cottage builder in southeastern North Carolina, we are delighted to share with you our points of differentiation. We build dream cottages—one at a time.    We offer 14 unique Craftsman-inspired cottage home plans of… Read More

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In Praise of the Front Porch

May 23, 2018

by Jeanette Harrison – Sullivan Resident at The Cottages at Ocean Isle Beach If you enjoy sitting on your porch while you sip a favorite beverage or read the newspaper or simply chat with family and friends as… Read More

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Clean Sweep

May 11, 2018

So you’ve decided to relocate to your dream home. Congratulations on your bold move!  Your next question will likely be, “Do I take everything with me, or do I sell everything and begin anew? Rather than packing your entire household—from… Read More


10 Secrets of Curb Appeal

May 5, 2018

We’re so excited and we just can’t hide it! We made the cover of SOUTHERN LIVING Magazine — March 2018! And, we’re featured in an inside story, 10 Secrets of Curb Appeal… Get… Read More