Community Involvement

All posts which appear under the “Community Involvement” blog list on the home page, including our Disaster Relief and Scholarship Fundraising events, Good Neighbor League, and other charitable work.

Outer Banks Association Milepost March 29th

PM Hot Topic Recap – Corolla Wild Horses Thank you to our members–both Property Management and Sales who attended yesterday’s PM Hot Topic. CWHF CEO Jo Langone, Herd Manager Meg Pucket & volunteer Kelly Wilkes stopped by to give an update on the Corolla Wild Horse Fund. We are excited to learn that CWHF will […]

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MLS Stats, Event Recaps, Member Moments, Rate Filing & More ~ 2.14.19

Click on the above image for Valentine’s Day tips! January 2019 MLS Statistics The January 2019 MLS Statistics are in. While January sales were down, “under contract” listings were up. In fact, they were significantly up by 6% compared to January 2018. Overall, most towns saw large increases in units sold. Colington saw a 167% […]

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Fat Tuesdays, Member Moments, Tax Season ~ 1.24.19

Help us fatten up our food banks! We live in an area that is rich with historical national parks and various agencies. With no end in sight, the government shut down has hit close to home with local park employees and even the Coast Guard. You may not even realize that someone living next to […]

Community Involvement, Milepost

New OBX Open Houses Facebook Page

OBAR is excited to announce that we have launched a Facebook page called OBX Open Houses. This is a member benefit that we hope will help with the marketing of your open houses. If you would like to have your open house featured on this page simply fill out the “Add/Edit Open House” information in […]

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FindYourOBX.com

Welcome to our new real estate search engine website that is exclusive to the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS®.  For direct access click on FINDYOUROBX.com.  For printable guides and FAQs: Signing Up for FindYourOBX – Professionals Claiming Leads – Professionals FindYourOBX FAQ – Brokers FindYourOBX FAQ – Agents Video Tutorials: Introduction to FindYourOBX (approx 18 […]

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Hospitality Training with Doug Kennedy

Doug Kennedy (Kennedy Training Network) will be leading two sessions of hospitality training for our OBAR members on November 27th. Doug Kennedy has been creating and delivering customized hospitality and reservations sales training for the lodging industry for over two decades. On this visit, Doug will present two different presentations in one day; you may in enroll in […]

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Personal Safety & Situational Awareness Training

Due to low registration numbers, this class will be rescheduled for February 2019. When: November 1, 2018 (CANCELLED) Where: Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® Killgore Training Room Why: National REALTOR® Safety Month Cost: $15/per class for OBAR & AAAR Members ($20/per class for Non-Members) Please RSVP By October 31, 2018 at 1:00P REALTORS® often put […]

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Outer Banks rental scams are on the rise.

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® is warning residents of the Outer Banks to be on the lookout for a scam involving long and short-term rentals on Craigslist. Scammers have begun posting ads on Craigslist looking for potential renters and offering extremely low monthly prices. Some of these ads will list legitimate rental companies on […]

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