Residences designed to make the everyday extraordinary.


Building throughout coastal North Carolina, Riptide Builders offers production, semi-custom and custom homes with world-class design at an outstanding value. All Riptide Homes features luxury finish details in a wide variety of styles, and all built to Riptide exacting quality standards.



More than just a house.


Riptide Builders creates the house – you make it a home. When we build your home we provide these services as part of our standard build process. 



Personal Home Build Website

online access for clients

Building your new home is an exciting and important endeavor,
and Riptide Builders wants the process to be as smooth and
enjoyable as possible. That is why we provide each of our clients with
access to a secure website with all of the details of their new home.

Whether you are at home, at work, on the road, or on vacation,
Riptide Builders puts information at your fingertips about your
selections, upgrades, financial decisions, questions, documents,
photos, and more.

Design Center

where you design your dream

At Riptide Builder's Design Center you can personalize the look and feel of your home by choosing from a wide variety of standard and upgrade options. Our design consultant ensures the entire selection process is a stress-free experience. Get inspired by a wide range of choices which you can mix and match to find the perfect combination to personalize your beautiful new  Riptide  home. Designing your dream is easy and fun with our convenient location for all your styling decisions. 


Energy Smart

reduced cost & consumption

Riptide Builders has the knowledge and training to complete energy efficient retrofits and building projects in a safe and efficient manner. What does that mean for you?

Lowered cost of ownership and energy bills. The EPA's Energy Plus standards require the home to be at least 15% more efficient than typical code built homes (2004 International Residential Code) and include additional energy-saving features that typically make them 20-30% more efficient than standard homes!


2-10 Builders Warranty

SEcure in the quality We deliver

Your satisfaction priority one here at Riptide Builders. We offer all our homeowners a 30-day and 1-year warranty punch walk and feature the industry leading builders warranty program by 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty.  

We understand how important it is to provide transparency into our processes. As part of our standard build package, all homeowners will have access to their exclusive Client Portal after the home is complete. This exclusive portal provides an easy and convenient method in which to communicate with your builder regarding warranty concerns. Learn more.


Living it up in the Carolinas.


We love building in the wonderful Coastal Carolina region where one can find a harmonious blend of sun, shopping, sandy beaches, top-tier restaurants, and parks that inspire the ultimate lifestyle. From Sunset Beach to Topsail Island, this area boasts a moderate climate, spectacular ocean views, friendly outgoing spirited communities and school districts that rank in the top 10%.

At Riptide Builders, we welcome Realtors and their clients to our Hampstead and Sunset Beach Design Centers, no matter if they are Carolina natives or new to this beautiful region.

As such, we adhere to strict guidelines to protect the interests of both our homebuilding clients and our Realtor partners.