On Saturday, March 29th, Beacon Villas held it’s official ground breaking and ribbon cutting!

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Beacon Villas is a new subdivision within Corolla Light that will consist of 16 Luxury Duplex Townhomes.   Pictured:  (L to R) Chandler Spawr (Twiddy Realtors, sales), Carlos Gomez (Coastal Engineering), Angie Gray (TowneBank Mortgage), Scott Midgette (OBRC, builder), Chuck Meyer (Florida OBX- developer), Rick Willis (Outer Banks Ventures), David Maso (Florida OBX- developer), Butch… Read more »

MORTGAGE REFORM GAINS STEAM

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Brown Meets at White House as Mortgage Reform Gains Steam On March 21, 2014, in Breaking News, by Robert Freedman More Sharing ServicesShare|Share on printShare on facebookShare on twitterShare on email Brown with NAHREP President Jason Madiedo NAR President Steve Brown met at the White House with the federal government’s top housing officer, HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan,… Read more »

BIG NEWS FOR THE OBX!

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President signs flood insurance affordability act By Outer Banks Voice on March 21, 2014   Kitty Hawk after Hurricane Sandy. (NCDOT) President Obama has signed legislation that will roll back a previously passed law that would have made federal flood insurance unaffordable for some property owners.  Called the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, the bill delays changes… Read more »

Happy Spring

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Just in time for spring and boating season, the Town of Southern Shores has completed its dredging of 7.5 miles of navigable canals. The project is the largest capital repair project in the history of the town.  It began in late 2009 with a controversial start because of concerns of where to place the spoils… Read more »

Touching Story

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OBX businesses help ‘Napkin Notes Dad’ return to Nags Head By Submitted Story on March 4, 2014 Emma and Garth Callaghan, who is battling several forms of cancer, appeared on the Today show. He has been writing notes for his daughter’s lunch since she was in kindergarten. Resort Realty and the popular Rachael Ray Showrecently partnered to put… Read more »

Incredible Summer Ahead!

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Driving into the sales office this morning.  Hard to believe more snow and sleet! This is a sign we will have an incredible Summer!  I’m ready! Courtesy Whitney Hawkins, Sales Broker Duck office.  

Update on Wright Bridge Repaving Project

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Wright Bridge repaving project will not be finished by spring By Sam Walker on February 28, 2014 Work on the bridge continued today. (Sam Walker) Thanks to this winter’s brutal weather, the westbound Wright Memorial Bridge resurfacing project will not be finished this spring as originially planned. “I do not believe there is any scenario that the… Read more »

Please call NC House Representatives today and urge them to vote for HR3370 — Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act.

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A vote on H.R. 3370 -Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act has been delayed until next week. The bill needs 287 votes to pass the House. Only 3 out of 12 NC Reps have co-sponsored the bill: Walter Jones, Renee Ellmers and Mike McIntyre. Continue calling as outlined in OBAR/OBHBA’s call for action below: PLEASE CALL… Read more »