Not Ready to Buy Yet?
If the time is not right for you to purchase your piece of Outer Banks real estate right now, bookmark this site for later. Most buyers of recreational and investment real estate need a year or two to become familiar enough with the market to make a confident decision. Multiple trips to look at house is normal. A second home is not something that you need, it is more of a want. We will never pressure you to make a decision now.
Updated lists of the properties for sale are available with just an e-mail or a phone call. We also have the internet capability to inform you immediately via e-mail of properties which may interest you as soon as they are listed for sale. If you start getting new listings emailed to you now you will be more prepared to make your purchase when the time comes.
We can also enter you into a program that will routinely update you. Stay familiar with the market at your convenience!
Sign up for a drive by list of properties for sale and when you come down for a visit you can drive around at your pleasure, in between doing all the fun stuff, and look at houses for sale. This will help you learn about all of the different neighborhoods.
Signing an exclusive buyer agency agreement/contract sounds like a good idea. Right? Having an agent work for you is a good idea, isn't it? The problem is the agent doesn't work exclusively for you but you will have to work exclusively with the agent... read more.
If you find the property that you would like and are considering buying it but you live out of sate and you have to go back home, don't worry... read more
When you buy a house that already has rental reservations, there might have been money collected, and it belongs to you... read more
All of the Outer Banks is in some type of flood zone... read more
We strongly recommend that every buyer have a home inspection done on the house or condo they are trying to purchase before the closing takes place... read more
There are many different styles of managing a vacation rental house. Each rental department has their own characteristics and there are deferent strategies involved... read more
Just because you are at the beach does not mean that every location is a good one... read more
If there is a ground floor enclosure, you or your real estate agent need to do some investigating... read more
The buyer and the seller each need to hire their own attorney... read more
The actual square footage of the houses might not be what is advertised... read more
When an offer is written on a piece of real estate, one of the items that needs to be addressed is the earnest money... read more
Title insurance protects your deed against any problems which show up after you make your home purchase... read more
Seasonal Buying Trips
Long distance traveling to look at houses you might consider purchasing requires some planning. Here are a few weather related tips for planning your trip.Real Estate Forms For Buying
Here you will find some of the various forms used in purchasing real estate in North Carolina... HERE