Stories by Outer Banks Association of REALTORS (OBAR)

OBAR Releases November Monthly Real Estate Statistics

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) has released the November real estate statistics for the Outer Banks.  Real estate is still going strong. Full story

Dec 21

Richard Tolson Named REALTOR® of the Year

Each year the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) recognizes a REALTOR® of the Year.  This REALTOR® has served not only the real estate profession but also their community in the past year. Full story

Dec 15

Critical Need – Please Donate Blood This Week and Give the Gift of Life

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® is sponsoring this week's OBX Community Blood Drive at the Holy Redeemer by the Sea Catholic Church. Full story

Dec 13

Rosemarie Doshier Installed as Regional Vice President for CRS Region 8

Rosemarie Doshier of The Doshier Team OBX Realty was installed this past week in San Diego as Regional Vice President (RVP) for the Residential Real Estate Council (RRC) Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) for Region 8. Full story

Nov 23

October’s Real Estate Statistical Report

Sales continue to climb even as we approach winter.  While residential sales only climbed 6% over the previous year, lots/land increased significantly by 72%, which equaled 824 more lot/land units sold year-to-date compared to this time in 2020. Full story

Nov 17

OBAR Leadership Elected During Annual Meeting

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) elected their 2022 Board of Directors at their Annual Meeting. Full story

Nov 16

Local REALTOR® Bobby Harrell Honored with Career Achievement Award

Bobby Harrell with Harrell and Associates was given the Outer Banks Association’s (OBAR) prestigious Career Achievement Award at its Annual Meeting held at Captain George's. Full story

Nov 15

Local REALTOR® Greg Green Recognized as Good Neighbor

REALTOR® Greg Green with Village Realty was recognized as a Good Neighbor at the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) Annual Meeting. Full story

Nov 12

Willo Kelly Receives RCE Designation from NAR

Nags Head, NC – Willo Kelly, CEO of the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® is being honored by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) with the REALTOR® association Certified Executive (RCE) designation, which recognizes exceptional efforts made by the REALTOR® association executives. Full story

Nov 10

OBAR’s REALTOR®Fest Open to The Public Tuesday

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® is holding its annual REALTOR®Fest expo this Tuesday, November 9, 2021, from 9:00A-4:00P at the R/C Movie Theatre in Kill Devil Hills.  The event, which is open to the public, features almost 30 vendors, 13 presentations with 20 presenters that cover a wide variety of topics including Google tips and tricks, to security inside and outside of your home, and much more. Full story

Nov 5

OBAR’s 24th Charity Tourney Nets Big Results

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) held their 24th Annual Charity Surf Fishing Tournament on October 15, 2021.  The charity event benefited the Association’s Disaster Relief and Scholarship funds held with the Outer Banks Community Foundation. Full story

Oct 27

Local REALTOR® Educator Recognized State and Nationally

Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) REALTOR® is excited to announce that member Stephanie Walker, of Stephanie Walker & Associates, was recently recognized as the Educator of the Year by both the North Carolina Real Estate Educators Association (NCREEA), and the Real Estate Educators Association (REEA). Full story

Oct 25