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.

OBAR Surf Fishing Tournament ~ Oct 19th

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® plans to raise money for the Scholarship and Disaster Relief Funds once again during our 22nd Annual Surf Fishing Tournament. Your support of this worthwhile endeavor will help guarantee the continued funding of scholarships of local Manteo, First Flight and Cape Hatteras students as well as disaster relief for those who […]

Community Involvement

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 […]

Community Involvement

OBAR Community Photo Contest

Submit your photography for a chance to win! The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) would like to see what the locals are photographing while embracing the beautiful area we are fortunate to live within. This contest will run August 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018, with winners chosen at the end of each month. […]

Community Involvement

Welcome to our new real estate search engine website that is exclusive to the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS®.  For direct access click on  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 […]

Community Involvement, Member Resources

OBAR Awards

Thank you for visiting this page to show your appreciation and nominate a REALTOR® for the Good Neighbor, REALTOR® of the Year, or Career Achievement Awards. Good Neighbor League Modeled after the NAR Good Neighbor Awards, the OBAR Good Neighbor League recognizes individual REALTORS® on the Outer Banks who have made an impact on their community through […]

Community Involvement

2017 OBAR Scholarship Recipients

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® is excited to announce the 2017 annual scholarship recipients. Since 1994, the Association and its REALTOR® and Affiliate Members have financially supported college scholarships to worthy local high school students. The program is administered by the Outer Banks Community Foundation. As of the 2015-16 school year, 119 students have received funding […]

Community Involvement

Good Neighbor League Recipients

Here the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® is honored to recognize recipients of the Good Neighbor Awards. John Head of Colony Realty Corp John was nominated by Holly Austin at Hatteras Realty for his work with Hatteras Island Young Life. Young Life is a organization focused on what matters to kids – fun, adventure, friendship and […]

Community Involvement, Good Neighbor League

2017 Disaster Relief Bowling Tournament

Thanks for all who came out to this fantastic event which raised $4,348 for the Disaster Relief Fund! The winners for the night were “The High Rollers” of Wells Fargo. Thanks to our prize donors including Red Sky Travel Insurance, Standard Insurance and especially to the Disaster Relief Committee.   Friday, February 24 ~ 6-9pm ~ OBX […]

Community Involvement, Milepost

2016 REALTOR® of the Year JP Peron!

Congratulations to the 2016 REALTOR® of the Year Jean-Paul Peron(JP) of The Outer Banks Real Estate Company! This award recognizes those who have served, not only the real estate profession, but also their communities. I’m sure we can all agree that JP is a worthy recipient. The surprise on his face says it all! JP […]

Community Involvement, Milepost
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