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Your Guide to Easy Living at The Coast!

well being conceptIf you have ever longed for life in the ideal coastal village, but wanted the freedom that comes with not having to worry about external maintenance on your home, you’re not alone. Today, people from young couples on the go to active retirees are looking for the perfect escape on the coast that doesn’t tie them down. However, they may feel that condo living just isn’t for them. They want a beautiful neighborhood with a great range of amenities and neighborhoods. Now it’s possible to have the best of both worlds.

Whether you want a vacation or year-round home, you’ll find several appealing options at The Hammocks at TidalWalk. New cottage homes and townhomes provide stress-free coastal living at your convenience. Located within our beautiful gated community and with all outdoor maintenance included, you can leave when you please without worry. They’ll be here waiting for you whenever the sea beckons.

Decisions, decisions. Both delightful.

Cottage homes are available in one-or-two story designs. Comfortably large, homes can be built with up to three bathrooms. And every owner gets to enjoy three bedrooms, a single car garage, and lovely front and back porches to while away those lazy summer days.

Stylish, elegant, well-appointed townhomes feature great marsh views, designer kitchen with large island and a really great Great Room for entertaining. Invite guests for a stay and never feel cramped, because you’ve got three bedrooms, a sunroom, and three-and-a-half baths. Every townhome has a covered porch and balcony, a two-car garage, and comes elevator ready.

Whichever you choose, you’re part of the friendly, outgoing TidalWalk community, so you can take advantage of the boat docks, fishing pier, club house, walk-in saltwater pool, and other amenities. Owning a home at The Hammocks means you have your own coastal getaway—one that you can get back to whenever you want.

2017 Real Estate Expo Schedule

Join us at one of our Ideal-LIVING Real Estate Expos in 2017

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Contact Jennifer Summers to set up an appointment at the show location most convenient for you:

Sales Associate
Fonville Morisey Barefoot
Direct: 910-899-5000 | Cell: 910-524-7223
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Here’s the complete schedule of 2017 show dates and locations.

Jan. 7-8
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Feb. 25-26
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March 4-5
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Find out more about Ideal-LIVING Real Estate Expos. 

Gorgeous New Home Opens For Realtor Event, TidalWalk


The perfect location to gather and socialize! This adorably charming new house, built by Laurel Homes, was opened to host this event for realtors of the pristine coastal community of TidalWalk.

Designed for entertaining, the popular Hanover floor plan offers a bright and open floor plan with beautiful upgrades to impress! This home is ideal for the prospective homeowner who is looking for coastal luxury.


Nestled in TidalWalk’s quaint Cottages Neighborhood, the future homeowner will enjoy resort-style amenities including beach access, a luxury pool, boat slips, and a 3700 square foot clubhouse. The upscale community also features a 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway.


Boasting front and back porches, the Hanover plan offers this cozy screened-in porch which is the ideal spot to enjoy the warm coastal breezes and the beautiful evening sunsets.


The porch swing retreat is located directly off this large family room which features an abundance of coastal charm! The coffered ceilings, wide-blade ceiling fan, and marble center fireplace will create a favorite family gathering space.

Consisting of three spacious bedrooms and two full bathrooms, the 1768 square foot home is beautiful throughout.


The gorgeous hardwood floors extend from the family room into the large gourmet kitchen. Feast your eyes on all of the designer finishes, including stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, stunning backsplash, custom light fixtures, and a large center island. This kitchen is simply culinary perfection!


Take the first step in building your coastal dream home by contacting Jennifer Summers at TidalWalk.   [email protected]

810 Cupola Drive
Wilmington, NC 28409

A Spectacular View at a Special Price, in TidalWalk


There is a splendid reason that TidalWalk is considered Your Place in the Sun. The glorious sunsets, the glistening Intracoastal Waterway, the views of Masonboro Island and the Atlantic Ocean, and the spectacular resort-style amenities. You can make this coastal dream lifestyle a reality with an attractive new offer!


Two homesites with breathtaking views are being showcased in the Buy Now Build Later offer.

Set on .49 acres, homesite 405 is simply spectacular with stunning marsh and Intracoastal Waterway views. With the special winter pricing, this homesite has been marked down to just $199,900!

Just imagine, building your coastal home to take advantage of these waterway vistas.


For direct Intracoastal Waterway and ocean views, you can build your dream home on homesite 426. The .37 acres piece of captivating land is also offered at special winter pricing at $299,000. Just picture yourself sitting on your porch watching the boats go by!


TidalWalk is ideal for the homeowner who enjoys walks on the beach, fishing, crabbing, and water sports. There are even boat slips that are available for purchase in the Beach section of this coastal paradise. The 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway is also a major attraction.


But the amenities don’t end there! The luxury community of TidalWalk offers a 3700 square foot clubhouse featuring an L-shaped pool, a fitness center, and gathering space.

We welcome you to tour this stunning coastal community and learn more about our attractive winter pricing offers.

Jennifer Summers   |  910.899.5000  

[email protected]


The Spectacular Kitchens of Tongue and Groove, TidalWalk


Sleek… Stylish… Spectacular! The exceptionally talented designers of Tongue and Groove make it their mission to create homes that are brilliantly crafted and creatively marvelous!


Showcasing this white kitchen with a stunning rustic flare, it is no surprise that TidalWalk featured builder, Tongue & Groove, is an award-winning custom home construction company! Located in Wilmington, North Carolina, with more than 10-years of building and designing amazing homes, owner Mark Batson says his promise to the client is to never compromise quality or coolness. And as you can see from these kitchens, that is a sincere promise!


Tongue & Groove takes pride in making the construction process smooth, transparent, and inspiring. That level of professionalism is evident throughout this modern and sleek designer kitchen.


We all know the kitchen is where the heart is…and this kitchen with warm wood cabinetry, top-of-the-line appliances, open seating, and soaring ceilings make this gourmet kitchen an inviting place for the whole family to gather!


If a traditional coastal white kitchen is more to your liking, the T&G designers can make your dream kitchen a reality! And what better community to build your dream home than in the luxury coastal community of TidalWalk!

TidalWalk boasts resort-style amenities including beach access, a luxury pool, boat slips, and a 3700 square foot clubhouse. The upscale gated community also features a 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway.

We welcome you to visit the gated coastal community of TidalWalk and allow Tongue and Groove to create your dream kitchen and home!

Custom Home Builder, Laurel Homes, Showcases TidalWalk Masterpiece


The gleaming hardwood floors, the perfectly chosen light fixtures, the high-end kitchen appliances and cabinetry, and the envy-deserving wrap around porch!  This beautifully designed one-of-a-kind masterpiece is a recently completed custom home from expert builders, Laurel Homes, in TidalWalk.


The luxury coastal community of TidalWalk boasts resort-style amenities including beach access, a luxury pool, boat slips, and a 3700 square foot clubhouse. The upscale gated community also features a 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway.

This gorgeous new home takes full advantage of the coastal landscape with a wrap-around porch and even an outdoor shower!


One of the many benefits of working with a custom builder, like Laurel Homes, is that you get the home of your dreams with the specific details that cater to your personal style and lifestyle.

With an array of outdoor living space, this particular homeowner guaranteed beautiful views of the TidalWalk beach community!


The beauty continues indoors with a state-of the-art gourmet kitchen! With stainless steel appliances, a sleek backsplash, large center island, and gorgeous granite countertops, this designer kitchen was crafted to impress!

The open floor plan, consisting of the stunning kitchen, the spacious living room, and elegant dining room, creates an ideal flow for entertaining family and friends! 


Spanning 2,969 square feet of luxury living space, this exquisite home boasts three bedrooms and an oversized loft area on the second level.

With homesites still available in the TidalWalk community, your dream home can still become a reality!

Click to learn more about the expert custom builders of TidalWalk.

The Secret is out… TidalWalk Voted one of the Best Waterway Views!

Everyone who lives in the gorgeous coastal community of TidalWalk already knows that you just can’t beat the breathtaking views here!  And now the exclusive gated community is being recognized for those spectacular vistas.


We are thrilled to win The Best of the Best Intracoastal Waterway Views by ideal-Living Magazine!  The recognition highlights the expansive seascape into the Intracoastal, throughout the community, and also the fabulous homesites that offer this glorious scenery.


Residents here enjoy resort-style amenities including beach access, a luxury pool, boat slips, and a 3700 square foot clubhouse. The community also features this fabulous 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway. Simply spectacular, and fantastic for fishing and crabbing!


And we want to welcome more water aficionados to enjoy all the incredible amenities TidalWalk has to offer, so we are venturing North to take part in the Live South Real Estate Show, presented by Ideal Living magazine.

During the expositions, in New York and Washington DC, this Fall, TidalWalk will reveal some of the latest trends in coastal home design, plus showcase how the beautiful community of TidalWalk is so versatile that it’s ideal for families, retirees, and perfect for a second home.


We welcome you to visit the Live South Real Estate Show and learn more about our gorgeous coastal community!  We enjoy TidalWalk’s Best of the Best Waterway views every day..and you can too!

Click on this link to learn more and register for this fall’s Real Estate Expo!


Beach Home Dreams Come True, in TidalWalk

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Coastal living is a dream come true for people who have chosen to call TidalWalk home!
If you yearn for gorgeous beaches, leisurely seaside breezes, and luxury resort-style amenities, you will fall in love with the pristine natural beauty inside the gates of TidalWalk.

With that level of paradise, it is no surprise that there are now only twenty-five opportunities to build in the beach section of TidalWalk. This impressively vast homesite is one of the remaining stunning selections. Just image, these breathtaking panoramic views from your home, every sunrise and every sunset!

Another spectacular panoramic view from another gorgeous homesite in TidalWalk! Just envision, this brilliant view of the Intracoastal Waterway from every window of your home.

Homeowners of TidalWalk have chosen a relaxing lifestyle that offers them the Intracoastal Waterway just steps from their front door. They enjoy paddleboarding, kayaking, and fishing and crabbing off the 150-foot pier that extends into the Intracoastal Waterway.

You can also set sail to the open seas! It’s only 45 seconds to the Atlantic Ocean from our pier by boat and the Cape Fear River is a short 2-minute boat ride as well. TidalWalk offers boat slips exclusively for our residents.

Intracoastal Boat

TidalWalk’s natural beauty is endless, as are the glorious options to soak it all in. Residents can spend the day building sand castles and digging for clams at Green Turtle Hammock, TidalWalk’s private island.

TidalWalk Pool

The resort-style amenities also include the 3700 square foot clubhouse which boasts a glistening swimming pool with zero-entry and lap area, inviting cabana to cool off from the sun, a fitness center with an inspiring view, and gorgeous balconies to just kick back and relax.

The lovely community of TidalWalk provides the perfect backdrop for your future coastal dream home!

You Dream it.. Tongue and Groove in TidalWalk Can Build It


Let your imagination go wild! What is your dream kitchen? Your ideal bathroom oasis? How do you envision your future‚ Home Sweet Home‚ Whatever you dream, Tongue and Groove in TidalWalk can make it a reality!

The award-winning home building company is now designing and crafting amazing homes in TidalWalk. With ten years of experience, their expertise can is creating homes that reflect your personality and imagination.

tidalwalk_blog_amentitiesThe lovely community of TidalWalk provides the perfect backdrop for your future home. Resort-style amenities include beach access, a luxury pool, boat slips, and a 3700 square foot clubhouse. The community also features a 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway.

So just imagine a luxury home such as this beauty, set on a gorgeous waterfront or water-view homesite in TidalWalk.

Their brand promise is to never compromise quality or coolness. This home clearly reflects that motto.


Tongue and Groove built this home in 2010. Their inspiration? The stucco and limestone structures seen in Monaco. The 7,669 square foot home includes a pool, summer kitchen, and sliding doors that make the indoor and outdoor spaces blend together perfectly.

From contemporary, to French Country…Mediterranean to Craftsman style homes.. Tongue and Groove‚ team of professionals can create the home that best fits your lifestyle and desires.


Not surprisingly, they consider this Old-World style home as one of the most interesting projects they’ve had the opportunity to build.

The interior is magnificent with intricate architectural details designed specifically to the taste of the homeowners.

We welcome you to visit the beautiful community of TidalWalk and meet our expert builders including Tongue and Groove.

Paradise, Behind the Gates of TidalWalk

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The views are simply stunning. Looking out over the Intercoastal Waterway is breathtaking. The vistas immediately invoke a sense of peace and relaxation. And this paradise is a magnificent reality for residents of TidalWalk, a coastal community in Wilmington NC.

Waterfront and waterview homesites are available for the homeowner who desires a resort-style lifestyle all year round. And fortunately, TidalWalk features some of the best builders in the region, including Laurel Homes.


With more than 60 years of experience, the gifted builders of Laurel Homes are experts in creating your coastal dream home. They understand that your home is your most valuable investment. It is also a representation of your family and your personal style.


These talented builders enjoy creating beautiful luxury kitchens with plenty counter space and exquisite fixtures. If you can dream your ideal gourmet kitchen, the builders at Laurel Homes can make it your reality! They also offer plenty of amazing ideas.


And who doesn’t want an inviting bathroom retreat? Laurel Homes just recently completed this home, in TidalWalk, which features this lovely bathroom. Gorgeous tilework throughout and a deep soaking tub.

Be it a custom home or a selection from a wide range of floor plans, Laurel Homes prides itself on building your home to fit your family…and on time!

Because we know, once you see all that TidalWalk has to offer, you will want to move in right away!

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Living in TidalWalk brings you closer to nature! The gated community offers a private dock with 9 boat slips exclusively for our residents. It features a 150 foot pier into the Intracoastal Waterway…divine amenities for the fishing and crabbing enthusiasts.

And with the mild Carolina weather, residents enjoy fishing, birding, boating, paddle boarding, kayaking, and walking along a quarter mile of private beachfront all year long.


TidalWalk resort-style amenities are impressive including the multi-million dollar 3,700 square foot TidalWalk Club with an L-shaped pool and private fitness area.

Our residents say coming home is like being on vacation everyday. So we welcome you to tour TidalWalk and visit with our builders about your future coastal home.

Take a look at a recent video showcasing what premier builder, Laurel Homes, has to offer!