Saltwater Landing

Get to Know Your Neighborhood

Saltwater Landing features coastal architecture with low-country style that you just can't find anywhere else. A beautiful private dock spans over the tidal marshes, allowing residents and friends to view untouched wildlife and gorgeous coastal sunsets. Homes are nestled between natural wooded areas and Natural sit on winding neighborhood streets. The Intercoastal Waterway connects Saltwater Landing to the Atlantic Ocean via a short boat ride. The community is located in lovely Surf City, with miles of white sand beaches.


At American Homesmith, we are dedicated to creating breathtaking dream homes for the residents of North Carolina. The Saltwater Landing community has available floor plans in our community, and we are eager to start you on the process to your dream home. We are excited to walk you through the entire process, but before we get into that, we want to share some great information about the area you may call your future home!


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The Surf City area boasts abundant natural havens that are good for the soul. Filled with lots of beauty and color, Surf City is a prime spot for any outdoor junkie. From warm, sandy beaches to green-filled gardens and parks, there is always something to explore. Saltwater landing is conveniently located near some all-around beautiful nature spots, ready to be explored by you and your loved ones. Here’s a list of just a few of our favorites:


Topsail Island


Soundside Park


Surf City Pier


Emerald Path Hiking and Biking

It might be known as the city for surfing, but there’s more than just beaches in Surf City. With local artsy stores filled with unique clothes and one-of-a-kind finds, to Wilmington malls just a quick ride away, Surf City has all of the the shopping you could possibly wish for. The Saltwater Landing community is conveniently located by lovely shops where we know you will find success, so we highlighted just a few for you in a curated list:


Topsail Island Trading Company


Sandy Toes Boutique


Southern Emporium


Wilmington Downtown District


Old Wilmington City Market

The Surf City area is full of culinary culture, from hole-in-the-walls to fine dining, there is always an amazing new place to experience. The best thing to eat around here? You guessed it, Seafood! Being a Saltwater Landing resident, you have easy access to all of Surf City’s great eats, located right down the road. We have put together a list of some of our favorite restaurants to get you started on your journey to foodie heaven:


Topsail Steamer


Shuckin’ Shack Oyster Bar


The Bistro at Topsail


Island Delights


Breezeway Restaurant

The Surf City area is home to the Pender and Onslow County school districts. Home to some of the top-rated schools in the area, residents of Saltwater Landing will find that their kids are getting the best, well-rounded education there is to offer. From Pre-K to higher education, parents of the Saltwater Landing community can rest easy knowing their children have been placed in good hands, and to make sure that happens, we have highlighted some of the top-tier schools in the district:


To view all available schools in the Pender district, click here.
To view all available schools in the Onslow district, click here.






Surf City is known as one of North Carolina’s best spots for traveling, and we can see why. With all of the great attractions available, there is always something to do. From rich history to exploratory marine life, Surf City hosts some of the most interesting spots on the Carolina coast. Here are a few of the one’s we really enjoy:


The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center


The Topsail Island Towers


USS North Carolina Battleship


Historic Downtown Wilmington


Bellamy Mansion Museum