Buying a Home in

Wilmington, NC

Buying a home is exciting, especially in a beautiful area like Wilmington, NC—exploring houses, picturing your life in your new home, imagining summers spent by the shore or kayaking through tranquil inlets... But along with all the excitement comes a lot of important decision-making. How much home can you afford? How do you get a mortgage? Where should you buy? But before you start overthinking, take a big breath... and relax! We're here to help.

Find Your Home in the Wilmington Area

Meet Mike Bain

Buying, selling, investing... Never underestimate the importance of your real estate agent! A good agent can be the difference between finding the home of your dreams... and a big financial mistake! I've been a successful agent for over 17 years, and have been happily helping people buy and sell homes in Wilmington for over 12 years, since my relocation from Raleigh to the area. I pride myself in my up-to-date education that encompasses new technology, local area and neighborhood information, and of course, plenty of real estate expertise. If you're thinking of buying a first home, a second home, or an investment home in the area, then it's time to contact Mike Bain!

Mike Bain

Home Buying Tips & Tricks


Have some pressing questions about real estate in the Wilmington area? Odds are, you're not the only one!

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Explore the Area

Want to know more about what it's really like to live in Wilmington? Check out some of its most popular communities

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Steps to Buying a Home

New to buying? Haven't bought in a while? Here's what you can expect from the Wilmington home buying process.

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Preparing for a Home Loan

Before you start searching for homes, you want to get prequalified. Here are the dos and don'ts.

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Moving Tips

Moving is no picnic—so make it a little less stressful with these handing packing tips.

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IRA for Investing

Your IRA can hold many types of investments, including real estate! Here's what that means for you.

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Ready to Find Your Home?

Are you thinking of buying a primary home, vacation home, or investment property in the Wilmington area? Then I'm here to help! Contact me today or browse my buyer resources to find out more about how I can help you find the perfect home for your unique needs.