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If You Are a Vacation Rental Home Owner:

    For Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach and Kure Beach contact:

    Marie Rider 855-346-2463 or

    Carey McMullen 855-346-2463

If You Are A Long Term Rental Home Owner:

    Please visit our Long Term Rentals website:

Meet Our Managers:


Luke Waddell
Operations Manager

Born and raised in New Bern, North Carolina, Luke is a graduate of The Citadel in Charleston, SC. Luke has been involved in the real estate industry his entire life. His father and grandfather were, and continue to be, prominent custom residential builders in his hometown, providing Luke with background of knowledge and experience that carries over into his vacation rental management position today. Luke moved to Wilmington immediately after graduation in order to stay on the coast and pursue a career in Real Estate. Prior to becoming the Operations Manager for Intracoastal Vacation Rentals, Luke worked as a Real Estate Broker for Intracoastal Realty as well as a Reservation Specialist with Intracoastal Vacation Rentals, where he honed his customer service skills and gained a solid knowledge of this market. Luke combines the discipline, integrity and professionalism he learned at The Citadel with a work ethic and drive to succeed he learned growing up in Eastern North Carolina. Luke is a 2014 graduate of Leadership Wilmington; member of Vacation Rental Managers Association; member of the Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors; the North Carolina Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. He is also working with other alumni of The Citadel to start an active alumni group in the Southeastern NC area. When not at work, Luke enjoys working out at Crossfit, playing basketball, golfing or being in the water.


Marie Rider
Property Manager / Reservations Manager

Marie was born and raised in Wilmington, NC and is able to offer a local’s knowledge of the area. She graduated from Hoggard High School in 2007 and UNC-Wilmington in 2011. She joined Intracoastal Rentals in May of 2012 as a reservationist and after obtaining her Real Estate License the following Fall, moved into the Reservations Manager Position. As a NAVIS Certified Reservations Manager, she is able to coach and train the reservationists on how to properly sell your Vacation Home to callers. She is very excited to continue Intracoastal’s growth in our area, both on Wrightsville Beach and Pleasure Island. She enjoys volunteering for a local Non-Profit Animal Rescue Group, singing, writing poetry and songs, and photography.


Carey McMullen
Property Manager / Guest Services Manager

Carey McMullen has been in Wilmington since 2007, and has loved every moment of it. Originally from Montgomery County, Maryland Carey came to Wilmington to attend University of North Carolina Wilmington, where she graduated with a Degree in Marketing and Psychology. She worked in Washington, DC for 6 months as a Marketing Associate before deciding to return to the area. She has been with Intracoastal since May 2012, and has always strived to serve our guests and owners with the highest level of customer service. She has been a Reservationist, performed the front desk duties for all Wrightsville Beach condos, and is now the Guest Services Manager for all properties and Property Manager for all condos. Carey continues to ensure that the front desk staff provides exception service to our guests and owners, and that our guests have a vacation they’ll never forget.