Member Resources

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

23rd Annual Charity Surf Fishing Tournament

Mark your calendars for OBAR’s 23rd Annual Charity Surf Fishing Tournament benefiting OBAR’s Disaster Relief & Scholarship Funds. WHEN:  October 4th, 2019 WHERE:  Jennette’s Pier TIME: 6:30am HASHTAG: #OBARFishing Registration for your 6-person team: Early Fish (Now – Sept. 15): $180.00 Regular Fish (Sept. 14-Oct. 3):  $200.00 Pre-Sale Raffle Prize:  Yeti Cooler Package and Accessories […]

Events (Current), Member Resources

Outer Banks Association Milepost June 14

    2019 May MLS Statistics NOW Available The 2019 May MLS Statistics are now available.  According to MLS Director Dan Sutherland, while Under Contract listings are down 3% from 2018, May sales jumped 11% from April.  Residential Inventory continues to climb for the 12th month in a row.  Based on the above, the MLS […]

Member Resources, Milepost

2019 REALTOR®FEST & Tech Fair Coming in October

OBAR is excited to announce that after last year’s successful REALTOR®Fest & Tech Fair, we have decided to bring it back on a yearly basis!  Mark your calendars for October 30th, 2019 to participate in this fun vendor and professional development event.  The REALTOR®Fest & Tech Fair Committee, Chaired by Debbie Runnells of Outer Banks […]

Community Involvement, Member Resources, Standard Posts

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, […]

Member Resources, Milepost, Uncategorized

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 […]

Member Resources, Milepost

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 […]

Member Resources, Milepost

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 […]

Events (Current), Member Resources

Concealed Carry with Gun Shack at OBAR

Making the decision to carry a concealed handgun is an serious one, and getting the best education available is crucial. Becoming comfortable with your firearm and practicing safe use are also important, which is why each bundle includes 12 sessions of subsequent practice time (one session per month) at the Gun Shack indoor gun range […]

Member Resources

Preparing for Hurricane Florence–Helpful information about flood insurance and beyond

As the Outer Banks prepares for the impact of Hurricane Florence, the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® would like to remind residents of the importance of securing all home related documents, especially insurance policies. While the staff and members of OBAR hope for the best, it is important to remember that preparation is important not […]

Member Resources

2019 Committee Applications Due Dec 1!

If you have not experienced what becoming a leader can do for you, volunteer today. Enjoy the benefits of working and learning alongside your peers, build a network you can profit from. The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® provides essential services to over 1,000 Members throughout the Outer Banks. Our strength comes from our Membership, […]

Member Resources, Milepost