Exploring Brunswick County, NC: A Renter's Guide to Coastal Bliss

Exploring Brunswick County, NC: A Renter's Guide to Coastal Bliss

Dreaming of a life where quiet charm meets coastal allure? Brunswick County, nestled on the coast of North Carolina, beckons with its tranquil ambiance, nearby beaches, and the allure of new restaurants, breweries, and attractions. 

This region’s beaches and communities have traditionally been a haven for those seeking retirement serenity. But the allure extends far beyond retirees, drawing in a diverse crowd eager to experience the unique blend of coastal living and southern charm.

Retirement Oasis with a Coastal Twist

Brunswick County and the six area beaches have long been synonymous with quiet retirement havens. With plenty of nearby beaches offering sun-soaked days and new communities for shopping and dining, the region offers the relaxation and amenities many newer retirees are seeking.

From breweries to dog-friendly beaches, Brunswick County offers young professionals and families with plenty of options. From lighthouses to the planetarium, there are plenty of sights for the whole family to explore. In fact, two of Brunswick County’s beaches have been named "Top 5 Dog-Friendly Beaches in North Carolina." 

Perfectly Situated on the Coast

From the beach to the river, Brunswick County offers a unique living experience for those looking to relax or explore nature. As the area continues to grow, new restaurants, shopping, and healthcare facilities are being established. 

Beyond the tranquility, Leland boasts quick and easy access to Wilmington. Whether you're a fan of coastal walks, exploring historic sites, or arts and entertainment, Wilmington provides the perfect blend of city-like amenities with a small town feel.

For those who love quick road trips, Brunswick County is just an hour drive to Myrtle Beach. With attractions for everyone, from renowned golf courses to the vibrant boardwalk, family-friendly amusement parks, Brunswick residents can enjoy the fun while still returning home for peaceful living.

Renting to Test the Waters

The allure of the Carolinas is not lost on young professionals, families, and retirees seeking their forever home. Many people we talk to are opting to dip their toes into the coastal lifestyle by renting in Brunswick County. 

It's a strategic move, allowing individuals to experience the area and explore different communities first hand before committing to a permanent residence. For those testing the waters through renting, Brunswick County offers a taste of the serene, coastal lifestyle with many of its own amenities and just a short drive in downtown Wilmington.

View available properties in the Leland area and Brunswick County here.

The Village at Skylars Cove is a brand-new apartment community in Leland. View available floor plans here.


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