Topsail Island News

June 7, 2020

Electric Bike Rentals Come To Topsail, NC

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Mutiny EBikes recently announced they will soon begin to rent electric bikes on Topsail Island, NC.

Electric bikes are a very cool and new kind of bike. These "ebikes" offer a powerful electric motor that give the rider pedal assist or full electric throttle with no pedaling.

The pedal assist ...

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Feb. 20, 2020

Temporary Beach Accesses - Topsail Island

This is not official words from the Town of Surf City or NCDCM. This is my interpretation of a meeting held on 2/19/2020.


On Feb. 19, the Town of Surf City held a public meeting with residents, property owners, management companies and CAMA to discuss access to the ...

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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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