Sun-Surf Realty Blog

Free Vacation Journal Page for All the Best Memories

Vacations are made for memories! But how do you keep track of your kids' vacation memories year after year so you can look back upon them? Having them keep a vacation journal is one way to capture the most memorable moments. Before you head out on your next Emerald Is... View the full post »

Rent or Buy? 10 Things You Need to Know First

Deciding between renting a home or buying a home is not always as simple as it may seem. There are important factors to weigh out before making a financial decision such as this. If you're not sure which way to go at this point in your life, Sun-Surf Realty in Emerald... View the full post »

How to Stay Safe and Enjoy the Best of Emerald Isle Beach

Any time you go on a vacation, it makes sense that you and your family should be informed on what to expect in the local area you're visiting and what you need to know to have the best beach vacation possible. It's a good idea to get the family together for a quic... View the full post »

The Most Adorable Captions for Beach Photos with Your Dog

Can you ever take enough cute photos with your pup? No way! If you have some beach photos with your dog you've been wanting to share or you're planning to take a few selfies at the beach this summer with your four-legged friend, then we have the photo captions you... View the full post »

Best Quotes to Make You Feel Like You Are at the Beach

We all miss the beach throughout the year, especially when it's been awhile since our last beach vacation. To get you feeling the Emerald Isle beach vibes again, we're sharing some of our most favorite beach quotes with you to get you through until you can be here... View the full post »

What Is For Sale and On the Market in Emerald Isle Right Now?

If you're interested in what's for sale and on the real estate market in the Emerald Isle, NC area—here's where you can find where you can find the information you need. We have three ways to help get started on your search of local real estate listings... View the full post »

3 Ways to Have the Best Beach Fun Right at Home

Bring the beach fun right to your home with these simple ways that make you feel like you're on an Emerald Isle, NC beach vacation—even when you're not. (Hopefully you'll be on our beautiful beaches again soon!) Gather up the family and enjoy these fun activi... View the full post »

How to Get the Best Take Out Food in Emerald Isle

When you can't go out to your favorite Emerald Isle restaurant, then all you need to do is order it to-go so you can enjoy it in the comfort of your own home. There's no sense in denying your cravings, just hop online and see which take out and to-go services... View the full post »

How to Be Happier and Healthier Today and Every Day

Life can get crazy sometimes. No matter where you are, whether it's at home or away, you definitely want to focus on maintaining healthy habits that are part of your daily routine and a natural part of your mindset. You can apply these practical tips we have for you t... View the full post »

Super Fast Family-Friendly Recipes That Make Life Easy

Sometimes you just need some quick and easy meal ideas for your family. We can help! We're taking some of our favorite beach vacation meal ideas and recipes—and sharing them with you because they are simple, fast, and easily made with pretty basic ingredients. From ... View the full post »

Explore the Best of the Crystal Coast from Anywhere

Sometimes you just can't be where you want to be. The good news is that in today's world you can still explore your favorite places and feel like you're right there anytime, anywhere! Here are a few of our local favorite places in Emerald Isle and all along th... View the full post »

10 Dog-Friendly Emerald Isle Vacation Rentals That Will Wow You

Long gone are the days when you have to leave your furry, four-legged family member behind while the rest of your family heads off on a beach vacation. No more! If you're looking for beautiful pet-friendly Emerald Isle vacation rentals, then look no further. We're... View the full post »

6 Types of Spring Cleaning That Will Make Your Beach House Extra Beautiful

Forget the miles-long spring cleaning checklists you're used to seeing, this one is short and sweet. If you're looking to spruce up your Emerald Isle beach house inside and out this spring, then this is the only list you really need. Make sure these 6 items a... View the full post »

Funny Beach Memes That Will Make Your Day

Hey beach lovers, we have some funny memes that will get you thinking about your next Emerald Isle, NC beach vacation. As you scroll through these humorous memes, it's seriously time to get your beach vacation in order and on the calendar. Let this post inspire you to... View the full post »

The Best Things To Do in Emerald Isle in March

March means that springtime is on the way! Hooray! It also means that if you haven't booked your Emerald Isle spring break or summer beach vacation, you better get a move on. As winter dwindles and springtime approaches, you definitely want to celebrate the longer day... View the full post »