Information about the Southern Pines, NC area

Southern Pines is a unique community that epitomizes small-town southern living in the form of a quaint village in the North Carolina sandhills. Far from a sleepy rural town, Southern Pines is almost always buzzing with activity—from the many community-organized festivals, parades, and performances to nightlife that’s full of great food and bars with all kinds of live entertainment. At its core, Southern Pines combines rich history with a modern flair to create a one-of-a-kind vacation destination and a fantastic place to live as well.

 

Your source for Southern Pines, NC real estate

DeSell & Co. is a leading Southern Pines realtor, and our agents have decades of experience with real estate in the Southern Pines area and throughout Moore County, NC. If you are interested in finding your dream home right here in Southern Pines, we invite you to start your search for Southern Pines Properties. For more assistance from our friendly, knowledgeable Southern Pines real estate experts, don’t hesitate to contact us and tell us what you’re seeking.

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Amenities and attractions in Southern Pines, NC

  • The Southern Pines Horse Community

    A large community of horse enthusiasts and world-class horsemen love the Southern Pines area for its ideal sandy footing and mild winters. It is nationally recognized as a premier equestrian training ground and a major center for equestrian living.

  • Golf Country

    The Southern Pines and neighboring Pinehurst areas are home to over 40 golf courses within a 15-mile radius, including the world-renowned Pinehurst Resort and the Southern Pines Golf Club, making this area a mecca for golf enthusiasts of all skill levels. Visit our Golf Living page to learn more about golf in the Southern Pines and Pinehurst areas.

  • The Walthour-Moss Foundation

    Consisting of over 4,000 acres of trails and natural hunting fences, the Walthour-Moss Foundation is the epicenter of the horse community in the Southern Pines, NC area.

  • The Carolina Horse Park

    A world-class equestrian center with facilities for all types of equestrian disciplines, the Carolina Horse Park is also home to the annual Stoneybrook Steeplechase.

  • Weymouth Center for the Arts & Humanities

    Located in a historic, nearly century-old mansion, the Weymouth Center for the Arts & Humanities is home to a writers residency, literacy programming, musical concerts, a beautiful garden area, and frequent community events, making it a must-see Southern Pines attraction.

 

Meet our happy homeowners

There’s a perfect place for everyone here in our area, and we are proud to have helped hundreds of homebuyers find their dream homes.

— M.B. & D.B.

“Jo-An did an excellent job in all aspects of this sale. We highly recommend her.” -M.B. & D.B.


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— R.S.

“Jo-an is hands down the best. Her incredible knowledge of the market and wonderful attention to detail truly make such a difference. We felt completely comfortable with her the entire time and she took excellent care of us.” -R.S.


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— D.M.

“Jo-an has an outstanding reputation for her straight dueling, business ethics, and business knowledge.  But even more important to me was that I trusted her completely.  We were working with her from out of town, but she was so efficient in sending us information and documents, the deal went more smoothly that most of our local transactions.  By the time we got to settlement, my husband, who is a retired attorney and barely knew Jo-an when we started, was singing her praises to everyone.” -DM


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— C.P. Real Estate Testimonial

“We are very pleased with Jo-an and the DeSell team.

Jo-an knows this area and has relationships with the other agents, contractors, inspectors and the community. Her guidance made our move to Southern Pines a real pleasure.

She was knowlegable and trustworthy during the contract process and set us up with a great attorney to close the transaction.

As we were out of town, Jo-an and her team went “above and beyond” to handle our inspections with very qualified contractors. We felt very confident that everything was professionally handled in our absense.

A true professional, we will recommend DeSell & Co. to anyone without reservation. We trusted her with everything and were never disappointed. She had the patience to show us “a ton of properties” over multiple trips before selecting our perfect home. On top of it all, Jo-an is also a very nice person and a pleasure to do business with.” -C.P.


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— Another Home Sold in Southern Pines!

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“Jo-an is a true professional! Her knowledge and expertise in Southern Pines was incredibly valuable to me since I was moving from out of the area. We had a few tricky issues during the buying process that Jo-an helped me navigate through with patience, determination, and kindness. She had a way of making me feel as though I was her only client! I would happily work with Jo-an in the future.” – Kim


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Another Horse Country Farm Sold!

“We are very pleased with Jo-an and the DeSell team. Jo-an knows this area and has relationships with the other agents, contractors, inspectors and the community. Her guidance made our move to Southern Pines a real pleasure. She was knowledgeable and trustworthy during the contract process and set us up with a great attorney to close the transaction. As we were out of town, Jo-an and her team went “above and beyond” to handle our inspections with very qualified contractors. We felt very confident that everything was professionally handled in our absence. A true professional, we will recommend DeSell & Co. to anyone without reservation. We trusted her with everything and were never disappointed. She had the patience to show us “a ton of properties” over multiple trips before selecting our perfect home. On top of it all, Jo-an is also a very nice person and a pleasure to do business with.” -Happy Buyer


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— Another Happy Buyer!

“When I decided to relocate from New York to Moore County, the
choice of the right property was essential. Jo-an DeSell has a
very good understanding of the community, and the types of
property available. She has a realistic view of the market. And
most importantly, she makes the best use of your time, only
showing properties that are appropriate in size and value. A
pleasure to work with in all respects.”–Mary


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— P.M. Real Estate Testimonial

“Jo-an was a pleasure to work with.” -P.M.


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— F.H. Real Estate Testimonial

“Jo-an was recommended to us by my sister who lives in Southern Pines. We chose her to list our property because of her excellent reputation and knowledge of horse property. Jo-an is the best, most knowledgeable horse property real estate agent in Moore county in my opinion. Her communication skills were excellent from start to finish. I would highly recommend Jo-an to anyone buying or selling property in horse country. If in the future we were to decide to move to Southern Pines I would definitely work with her again.”  -F.H.


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— T.S. and K. S.

Jo-an was excellent at providing feedback, giving us advice for mortgage companies, giving us referrals for every other business we’d need once we moved to the Southern Pines area. She was just the best!


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— L.B.

We met with three local brokers. Audrey was the most knowledgeable and had better plans to sell the house. House was shown more often than we expected and sold much sooner than we expected! Audrey did a great job in spite of disagreeing family members (estate transaction). Audrey was incredible.


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— Congrats on your beautiful Townhome in Southern Pines!

“Audrey was great! So extremely helpful and it would not have been such a smooth move without her! I hope I can send more home buyers her way.”
Jay- Southern Pines
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— R.M.

Audrey did a wonderful job on a VERY difficult transaction. I firmly believe that most agents could not have pulled this deal off. She was supportive from day one and is tough as nails.


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— S.K.

Excellent personal service, knowledge of the area and experience! Audrey took this unusual property, assessed and marketed it aggressively. She took a personal interest in the situation, was a great help and very professional.


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— J.W. and N.W.

Audrey’s direct approach toward opinions and overall communication was greatly appreciated, especially since it was my first home buying experience. We will definitely be coming back to Audrey when we decide to sell.


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— B.C. and E.C.

Audrey did an exceptional job for us during our search and subsequent purchase of our new home. Audrey listened to our needs and wants and showed us just the right properties. Audrey was always available and very prompt with answers to any questions. I would recommend Audrey to anyone I come in contact with that is searching this area for a new home.


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— C.H. and A.H.

Jo-an was very knowledgeable about the area and was in constant contact with me throughout our buying process. She was easily reached and very friendly. I would strongly recommend her to anyone looking to buy real estate.


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— C.Z.

I have worked with Jo-an previously and had such a wonderfully positive experience that I knew I’d only work with her for future purchases. She is the height of warm professionalism and the most dependable person I have worked with.


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— Home in Whispering Pines Sold!

“I am confident that my wife and I have experienced the same kind of personal attention, professional expertise, and genuine care in other business transactions but I cannot remember one that would exceed the level of service exhibited with Jo-an and her entire staff at DeSell & Co. Realty. We Highly recommend Jo-an and her company to anyone in the real estate market, whether buying or selling, especially if you are relocating to the area. A+++”
Sam & Lucy Grist Whispering Pines
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