Archives for March 2013

Outer Banks is #1 for Family Beach Vacations!

  You can smell it in the air – vacation season is coming. Where do you want to live this summer? According to a recent report by US News/Travel section, the Outer Banks is the #1 spot for Family Beach Vacations. The Outer Banks beaches are better than Maui, San Diego, Honolulu – Oahu, Cape […]

February Housing Market on the Outer Banks

February 2013 Real Estate Sales on the Outer Banks The numbers below aren’t really showing what is going on right now on the Outer Banks – I’m busy! There are buyers looking and sellers listing – a lot more optimism with Spring selling season just getting under way. Now that Spring is here, Summer is […]

How to keep your identity personal and safe on the Outer Banks

Whether you are a landlord on the Outer Banks, occasionally rent out your vacation/second home or own your home on the Outer Banks, there are some things you need to be aware of when it comes to keeping your identity safe. There are many ways criminals can get their hands on personal information from property […]

Jumbo Loans on the Outer Banks

According to the National Association of Realtors sales of homes in the $750,000.00 – $1,000,000.00 range are UP  38.7% from a year ago and the $1,000,000.00 plus range are UP 25.7%! So why the sudden surge in luxury home purchases? One big player in that game is the reappearance of Jumbo loans. Jumbo loans cover […]