Topsail Island News

Jan. 12, 2016

3D Virtual Reality Home Models In Topsail Island

Lewis Realty Associates, Inc., a local Topsail Island leader in real estate technology, has recently introduced Virtual Reality for their vacation rentals and sales properties in December 2015. 

Lewis Realty handles a large inventory of vacation rental homes and properties for sale. Quite often a question arises such as, "where is ...

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July 23, 2015

FAA Gives Lewis Realty Go Ahead To Fly Drones For Real Estate

In a past blog post , Lewis Realty Associates, Inc announced that it was petitioning the FAA under Section 333 of the FAA Modernization Act of 2012 to fly "drones" to market real estate listings and area tourist attractions in late January of 2015.Chris Rackley, President of Lewis Realty with Drone - Topsail Island, NC

After six months and a request for ...

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Jan. 15, 2015

Town of Topsail Beach Considers Paid Parking


In a recent Star News Article, I learned that once again the Town of Topsail Beach, NC is considering paid parking to raise revenues.

This was also considered back in 2013 but thankfully did not come to pass.

Don't get me wrong, paid parking is not evil. It ...

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Jan. 12, 2015

Topsail Island Area to Host Fireball Run


Topsail Island has exciting news coming from the Topsail Island Chamber of Commerce! The Topsail Island area will host the "Fireball Run - Space Race" in September 2015. The Fireball run is describe as an action packed trivia based car rally with the teammates as the pawns and America has ...

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Dec. 30, 2014

NC State Insurance Caps Topsail Island Rates for 2015

NC State Insurance Commission Caps Topsail Island Rates for 2015



This is not insurance advice. Lewis Realty Associates, Inc are not licensed for insurance brokerage or advice. This is only our interpretation of a press release. Contact your insurance provider for more information.


Earlier in 2014, home owner insurance ...

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Dec. 18, 2014

December Holiday Events Remaining Topsail Island, NC


Here is a list of the remaining holiday events as of 12/18/2014 in the Topsail Island, NC area. Topsail is always a special place but especially sure during the Christmas season!


  • Soundside Park - Every evening, Soundside Park in Surf City is all lite up for the ...
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July 21, 2014

Lewis Realty Acquires Bryson & Associates | Topsail Island Real Estate News

Lewis Realty Associates, Inc is pleased to announce that it has acquired Bryson & Associates, Inc, a local owned and very reputable real estate company.


The former Bryson and Associates, Inc was a family business started by the late Sterling Bryson over 31 years ago and soon on board was ...

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April 30, 2014

Lewis Realty & Topsail Home Tour - Topsail Island NC

The Topsail Island Association of Realtors are holding their 1st Annual Topsail Island home tour on May 3, 2014 between 10 and 4.


This tour is sure to be great whether you are in the market or just enjoy the beauty of homes! The home tour was originally projected ...

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March 14, 2014

Senate Approves House Bill 3370 - Flood Insurance Bill

As an update to our original blog post concerning the flood insurance changes due to the Biggert-Waters Act, we are happy to report that the Senate has passed the house bill 3370 which amends the latter act. This not only affected Topsail Island but affected the nation, even inland areas ...

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Feb. 25, 2014

Flood Insurance Affordability Bill Schedule For House Vote

If you have not heard of the Biggert-Waters Act of 2012, you can get up to speed here. This law has changed how business is done with flood insurance here on Topsail Island. However, there are more changes coming, most of them better news!


We are not insurance agents ...

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