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 […]

Outer Banks Webcams

I have found some great links to North Carolina DOT web cameras sprinkled strategically throughout the Outer Banks. You can view the beaches, Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Hatteras and many of the highways just to name a few places. These North Carolina DOT  webcams and current weather information are a HUGE help for watching […]

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 […]

It’s ME on the Marquee!!

Ready 2 BUY or SELL ~ Call Vanessa!! #252-202-8181

Have you heard that the Outer Banks is a “shore” bet?

“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”. Another great article and all so true!! Jennifer Ceaser did a fantastic job writing about all the great […]

When is your new home on the Outer Banks actually YOURS?

Home buying and selling on the Outer Banks can be tricky, especially when there are so many myth, urban legends, half-truths and un-truths flying around by many well-meaning folks. Once people find out you are either buying and selling a home on the Outer Banks, suddenly everyone becomes an expert in real estate and want […]

Owning a piece of paradise on the Outer Banks

Owning vacation property on the Outer Banks is a dream concept for many. After all, who wouldn’t want to own a piece of paradise that they can visit whenever they want? The 2013 edition of the National Association of REALTORS® Investor and Vacation Home Buyer Survey indicated that more people are finding that piece of […]

It’s Heating Up Already!!

Can you feel it? It’s not only the weather heating up on the Outer Banks, it’s our Vacation Home Market!! According to the National Association of REALTORS®, vacation home sales have gone up 10% nationwide since 2012 with extremely strong sales for Spring. “A lot of buyers who were sitting on the sidelines decided last […]

Choosing paint colors for your home on the Outer Banks

Whether you have just moved into your new home on the Outer Banks, getting ready to list your home OR are getting things ready for graduation or summer fun, you may want to change up the color of your rooms. So HOW do you choose the right paint color to set off your rooms? How […]