Pssst! Wanna know a secret?

The Outer Banks is WONDERFUL in the fall!! The weather here is still warm!! Well, mostly ….. The crowds of the summer have gone home so traffic is better, shorter lines (if any) for fun activities like walking around our Lighthouses, ocean water sports (yeah, it’s a little chilly), or even watching the wild horses. The […]

Village View Winter 2014 Newsletter

Nags Head Village View Winter 2014 email

Should you purchase your home on the Outer Banks before 2014?

Fall has landed on the Outer Banks, homes are still selling and as I mentioned in a previous post, you can continue to sell throughout the winter months through the first of the year. Generally this time of year, many sources are urging you to purchase your home now rather than after the 1st of […]

Happy Veterans Day!!

What does 2014 have in store for Jumbo Loans?

We have a few months before ushering in the new year 2014, but you may need to hurry your Luxury Home purchase before we toot our horns on New Years Eve to beat the tighter lending standards set for 2014. According to the Wall Street Journal, Freddie Mac/Fannie Mae may lower the Jumbo Loan limits […]

August Real Estate Market on the Outer Banks

You wouldn’t think buying property on the Outer Banks after everyone has left for the season would be a good idea – and it really isn’t … It’s a GREAT idea!! As I mentioned before, interest rates are still good, home prices are still low and it’s even more inviting to come to the Outer […]

Lower Interest Rates on Jumbo Loans!!!

This is unprecedented! Jumbo Loan interest rates are LOWER – yes, LOWER – than traditional conventional loans. In my previous blog posts, interest rates for Jumbo Loans have always been more than traditional loans rates because the risk is higher on a more expensive home. But now, with the traditional interest rates increasing, Jumbo mortgages […]

Great publicity = bigger crowds on the Outer Banks – will you take advantage?

“From the sea to the sound, this North Carolina vacation spot packs plenty of fun.” ~ New York Post. Well, the secret’s out – according to the New York Post, “The Outer Banks is a shore bet”. ~ Posted July 17, 201 According to a recent report by US News/Travel section, the Outer Banks is the #1 spot for […]

It’s a GREAT Time to Buy Your 2nd Home on the Outer Banks!

School starts next week on the Outer Banks and Labor Day is a couple of weekends away. This may look like vacation time is over, but it may not be. This may be the perfect time to buy your second home on the Outer Banks to enjoy it whenever you need to get away. As […]

What could you do with a little rope?

What could you do with a little rope? Well here are some great decorating ideas that could make interesting additions to your Outer Banks decor. Let me know if you try any of these or have other ways to use rope. Rustic Rope Pulls Shipshape Design Together Kitchen designs, bathroom designs, and more ∨Whether granite […]