Advocacy

All posts shared under the “Advocacy” blog list on the homepage, including Legislative Briefing, Calls to Action, and Legislative Events.

NCREC Vacation Rental Act Tenant Refund Postion

Click to View the Official Letter From NCREC Legal Counsel T Jeff Malarney, NCREC Chairman March 19, 2020 VIA ELECTRONIC MAIL ONLY Mr. Jeffery J. Malarney Chairman, North Carolina Real Estate Commission P.O. Box 17100 1313 Navaho Drive Raleigh, NC 27619 Re: North Carolina Real Estate Commission Vacation Rental Act Tenant Refund Position Dear Jeff: […]

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COVID-19 UPDATES

The Outer Banks Association is dedicated to sharing information that is current and accurate for the safety of our members.  This page is dedicated to COVID-19 related information with OBAR and Dare County.   All information comes from the following (clickable) sources: Dare County Center for Disease Control North Carolina Department of Human & Health […]

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Professional Standards & Grievance Training

Are you on the Professional Standards or Grievance committees, or a new member of the Board? If so, you are required to attend yearly training. This year, we will be offering two opportunities in case you aren’t able to make the first one. YOU ONLY NEED TO ATTEND ONE SESSION! Registration is now available for […]

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2019 Candidate Survey

2019 OBAR Candidate Survey This handbook is a compilation of the OBAR/OBHBA Candidate Surveys that were completed by candidates seeking Dare County township positions.

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Community Conversation about Property Insurance

Please Join Us! The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® and Dare County present a “Community Conversation about Property Insurance”. The event, which is open to the public, will be held at First Flight High School on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6:00P. NC Department of Insurance Chief Deputy Commissioner, Dr. Michelle Flynn Osborne, MBA, CIC […]

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Legislative Briefing Special Addition – Southern Shores Meeting & Republican Run Off TODAY

From Porter Graham, GAD Hello all, The Town of Southern Shores Council will meet TODAY at 5:30 p.m. in the Southern Shores Pitts Center located at 5377 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949, to discuss its proposed special events ordinance. Revisions to the ordinance following OBAR’s participation in a June 4 Southern Shores […]

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Legislative Briefing June 19

Early Voting Has Begun in Dare & Currituck Counties for Congressional Primary Runoff Overview: The N.C. State Board of Elections has established a special election to select the replacement of Walter Jones as the District 3 U.S. House Representative. Jones passed away on February 10th of this year. One-stop absentee voting (commonly known as (“early […]

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Legislative Briefing June 13th

‘What the Flood!’ NAIC Quiz Helps Americans Understand Flood Insurance From NAIC – The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) released a new online quiz, “What the Flood!,” as part of its #YourRiskIsReal campaign, an ongoing effort to educate consumers about flood risks and the need to consider purchasing flood insurance. The #YourRiskIsReal campaign educates consumers about […]

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Legislative Briefing 6/5

National Flood Insurance Program Largely through the efforts of Louisiana’s congressional delegation, the National Flood Insurance Program was spared expiration on May 30 for the eleventh time in two nears, this time through September 2019. Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy simultaneously circulated among colleagues a letter with bipartisan signatories largely from coastal states calling for replacement […]

Advocacy, Legislative Briefing

Legislative Briefing May 15

Charter Communications Charter Communications, parent of Spectrum-branded products and services, announced its decision to discontinue a long-standing policy permitting transferal of accounts from home sellers to buyers. The change would pose an interruption of service for renters occupying the property at the time of sale unless sellers return their cable boxes and buyers establish new […]

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