Member Resources

All posts which appear under the “Member Resources” blog list on the home page, including forms, MLS Statistics, Leadership and forms.

OBAR’s COVID-19 Help Desk

This Page is Updated Regularly to Reflect Information to Help our Members & Their Businesses. For Questions About COVID-19 Updates/Information Please Contact the Following Numbers Dare County – www.darenc.com Currituck County – www.currituckgovernment.com NC Public Health COVID-19 Hotline – 1 (866) 462-3821 Dare County COVID-19 Call Center – (252) 475-5008; Monday – Friday, 8:30 am […]

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NCREC Inacts Emergency Rule for Education Requirements

On March 18, 2020 the Commission voted to approve two emergency rules addressing education issues during the public health emergency.  Rule G.0104 will provide relief to licensees with respect to the Commission’s education requirements.  All schools and sponsors must cancel or suspend live classes through April 30th, 2020, effective March 26th, 2020. What does this […]

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Cancellations at OBAR

Due to recommendations on the federal, state, and local level, OBAR is cancelling the following events: March 18 ~ MLS Orientation ~ OBAR ~ 1:00P March 19 ~ General Membership Meeting ~ Captain George’s ~ 12:00P March 20 ~ Pro Standards Training II ~ OBAR ~ 9:30A-12:30A March 24 ~ Brian Buffini Master Classes ~ […]

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Brian Buffini Webinars

Save the Date! Wells Fargo Home Mortgage and OBAR’s Young Professional Network have partnered to bring to the Outer Banks 2 recorded sessions with the world renowned business coaching and training superstar Brian Buffini.  “Born in Dublin, Ireland, Brian immigrated to San Diego in 1986, where he became the classic American rags-to-riches” by becoming one […]

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March is Property Management Month!

Survey Says… The results of OBAR’s 2019 Membership Survey indicated that our Property Managers want MORE educational and training opportunities. The 2020 Education Committee has heard you and presents “OBAR’s Property Management Month in March”.  Property Managers will have the opportunity to attend the following educational and training events: Mark Saunders – CE March 11th […]

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REALTORS® Code of Ethics Training Requirement, DEADLINE EXTENDED

Last month, The National Association of REALTORS® changed the Ethics cycle length. All REALTOR® members are to complete 2.5 hours of Code of Ethics (CoE) training , however REALTORS® now have THREE years to compete the course instead of two.  The current cycle is now January 2019 to December 31, 2021.  Failure to complete this required […]

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Outer Banks Association Milepost May 17

Have you heard? The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® has a real estate page on the Outer Banks Voice. If you have not yet checked it out click HERE. The real estate page offers articles on a wide range of subjects including home buying tips, real estate statistics, safety, and other real estate hot topics, […]

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Outer Banks Association Milepost May 3rd

Welcome New Shared GAD Last year, OBAR and the Outer Banks Home Builders Association decided to utilize the NC REALTORS® Shared GAD program to find a replacement for former Government Affairs Director (GAD), Willo Kelly. After conducting extensive interviews we are excited to announce that a new Shared GAD has been hired. Porter Graham joins […]

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MLS Stats, Member Moments, Dual Agency ~ 1/17/19

The 2018 End of Year MLS Statistical Report is now available. Over all, according to MLS Director Dan Sutherland, 2018 was a good year. However, there are some trends that bear watching. Sales are flat (less then a 1% change) while listings in an Under Contract status have declined sharply (9%). Inventory, on the other […]

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Fatten up the food pantries in February!

We live in an area that is rich with historical national parks and various agencies. The government shut down might be over for now, but it hit close to home with local park employees and even the Coast Guard. You may not even realize that someone living next to you may not have food on […]

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