Think living at the beach is an option for only the well to do? Then it's time to discover one of Pleasure Island's best-kept secrets! Located in the heart of Carolina Beach, just off South Lake Park Boulevard and one block from the ocean, Carolina Sands has it all!

Carolina Sands Amenities

Neighborhood amenities include a community pool, tennis court, clubhouse with a well-equipped full kitchen and a kid's playground. Even better, Carolina Sands has its own private beach access! Imagine, no fighting for a parking spot or having to haul coolers and chairs blocks and blocks. In fact, the development has over 250 homes, and all are within a short walk to the strand.
 
Convenience and affordable HOA dues are two more perks that living at Carolina Sands offers. Residents enjoy the neighborhood's central location, which places a variety of goods and services minutes away. The famous Carolina Beach boardwalk, great restaurants and cool shops are all just a short stroll or beach cruiser ride away. It's right up the street from Carolina Beach Lake Park. The 11-acre lake, playground and picnic areas are the setting for a variety of activities year round, including family movie nights, fireworks, and a gorgeous holiday light display.

The Area

Carolina Sands is a quick 14 miles to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, 15 miles to Wilmington's historic downtown and Riverwalk and 20 miles to the Wilmington International Airport. Big box hardware and variety stores, plus numerous banks, garden centers, grocery stores and more restaurants can be found in Monkey Junction, which is about 10 miles north of Carolina Beach.

Another benefit to owning a home in Carolina Sands is that it is well suited as a full-time residence or lucrative rental property. The community is a healthy mix of all ages, including families with kids, newlyweds, young professionals, and retirees. The neighborhood offers homes ranging in size from compact and cozy 1200 square feet all the way up to 4000 square feet. Architectural styles are mostly in traditional southeastern coastal choices, including one-story beach bungalows, Lowcountry farmhouse, and three-story cottage designs.

One of our real estate agents would be happy to show you around this charming area and discuss more of the benefits of home ownership in the lovely Carolina Sands neighborhood.

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Recently Listed Homes for Sale in Carolina Sands

$775,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 100450810 MLS
Welcome to your next coastal retreat in the Carolina Sands neighborhood, just a short stroll from the pristine shores of Carolina Beach. The ground floor features a spacious two-bay garage with ample storage and space for projects. From the garage, you can access the main living space on the second floor via stairs, or you can take the front stairs that lead to a charming rocking-chair front porch. Inside, the second floor boasts an open floor plan with hardwood floors throughout. The kitchen provides plenty of counter and cabinet space and overlooks the living room, dining room, and sitting room. The living room is highlighted by a cozy gas log fireplace and opens up to a large deck, perfect for relaxing and listening to the waves rolling in. The third floor houses all the bedrooms. The primary suite features vaulted ceilings, two closets, and an en suite bathroom with dual vanities, a soaking tub, and a separate walk-in shower. The primary bedroom also has its own private deck. The two additional bedrooms are spacious and share a full bathroom. For your convenience, there's an outdoor shower, perfect for rinsing off after a day at the beach. This home is equipped with hurricane shutters, a reverse osmosis system under the kitchen sink for drinking and cooking water, and a whole house water softener. One of the HVAC units was replaced last week, and the compressor in the other unit has been replaced. Additional recent upgrades include a fortified roof, a new hot water heater, and a new refrigerator. Situated on a corner lot in the Carolina Sands neighborhood, which is rich with amenities, including a swimming pool, clubhouse, tennis/pickle ball courts, a playground, and private beach access with golf cart and bike parking.

200 Seafarer Drive, Carolina Beach

$750,000
4 Beds 4 Baths 100443978 MLS
Welcome to your coastal sanctuary in Carolina Beach, NC! This 2,468 square foot home seamlessly combines spaciousness, comfort, and convenience, nestled within a vibrant community offering abundant amenities. Step through the door to discover an inviting open floor plan centered around the heart of the home: a beautifully appointed kitchen, featuring granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and sleek soft-close cabinetry. A separate laundry/mud room provides additional pantry space for added convenience. Entertain guests in the living area, complete with a cozy fireplace, perfect for chilly evenings by the coast. With four bedrooms and three baths, including a convenient downstairs in-law suite with its own living area and kitchenette, there's ample room for the entire family to unwind and recharge. The primary suite offers a serene escape with its cathedral ceiling and ensuite bath. Flooded with natural light, this home creates a warm and inviting atmosphere throughout. Step outside to embrace the coastal lifestyle with an outdoor shower, perfect for rinsing off after a day at the beach. Relax or entertain on one of two decks, ideal for soaking in the coastal breezes. The two-car garage provides plenty of storage space for all your beach essentials and vehicles. As part of the community's HOA, residents enjoy access to a variety of amenities, including tennis courts, a sparkling pool, a playground, and illuminated streets for evening strolls. Whether you're craving relaxation or adventure, there's something for everyone right at your fingertips. Don't let this opportunity to claim your own slice of Carolina Beach paradise slip away. Schedule your showing today and start living the coastal dream!

919 Coast Walk Lane, Carolina Beach

$360,000
100419840 MLS
Welcome to 919 Riptide Lane, a prime opportunity nestled in the heart of Carolina Sands on Carolina Beach, NC. This beautiful lot is more than just a blank canvas; it's an invitation to create the home of your dreams in an established and thriving community. Spanning approximately 50 feet in width and 102 feet in depth, this homesite is ready and waiting for your vision to unfold. Imagine the possibilities as you design and build your ideal coastal retreat, with the promise of endless sunshine and ocean breezes. Positioned strategically close to the community amenities, convenience meets luxury. Residents enjoy easy access to a range of features, including a sparkling community pool, a playground, and well-maintained tennis and pickleball courts. The clubhouse is a gathering place for social events, and golf cart/bike parking is available at the private deeded beach access, ensuring that your beach days are as carefree as can be. For those who value an active lifestyle, this location is a true paradise. Just minutes away, the Carolina Beach trail offers a scenic route for walking, jogging, or cycling. Nature lovers will appreciate the proximity to the lake and the Island Greenway, providing opportunities to connect with the outdoors. Meanwhile, adventure seekers can explore the nearby Mike Chappell Park, boasting an impressive 8,000-square-foot skate park, basketball and tennis courts, and a dedicated dog park. Beyond the boundaries of your future home, Carolina Beach beckons with its vibrant atmosphere and diverse offerings. Whether it's the sandy shores, local eateries, or community events, there's always something happening in this beloved coastal town. Don't miss out on the chance to make 919 Riptide Lane your own. Seize this opportunity to build your dream home in a community that embraces coastal living at its finest. Your Carolina Beach oasis awaits - envision, create, and live the coastal lifestyle you've always imagined!

919 Riptide Lane, Carolina Beach

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