Legislation would set up state fund for obtaining Oregon Inlet

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By Rob Morris on May 16, 2014 Legislation to authorize buying or making a trade for Oregon Inlet and establish an acquisition fund that could also be used for dredging was introduced this week in the General Assembly. The bill, submitted by Republican Sen. Bill Cook, calls for an appropriation of $15 million to create the Outer Banks Land… Read more »

Don’t miss a thing on the Outer Banks this Spring!

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Current, live information at your fingertips, updated daily! THE CHARMS OF CURRITUCK COUNTY by Laura Martier Corolla Wild Horses “Part of the charm of Currituck County,” says John Wiltgen, marketing program manager for Currituck Department of Travel and Tourism, “is that there are no chains or big box stores. It’s like stepping back in time…… Read more »

Spring Bioblitz Outer Banks 2014

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Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary is sponsoring a new event called 2014 Bioblitz  April 25th-26th.  The event is designed to record, collect, and observe as many species as possible in a 24 hour period. They are seeking interested volunteers. They are hoping to include universities, clubs, parks, state agencies, and private industries. The first part of… Read more »

Vacation Home Sales Surge in 2013; Investment Property Declines

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DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 02, 2014 Vacation home sales rose strongly in 2013, while investment purchases fell below the elevated levels seen in the previous two years, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. NAR’s 2014 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey, covering existing- and new-home transactions in 2013, shows vacation-home sales jumped… Read more »