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Last month, the North Carolina Rate Bureau (NCRB) submitted a Homeowners Insurance Rate Filing to the NC Department of Insurance. The filing reflects an overall statewide average increase of 24.5% for homeowners, renters’, and condominium rates. The filing affects condo, tenants as well as wind only policies.
The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) holds its annual membership meeting in November of each year to elect the following year’s leadership members, approve any proposed changes to its Bylaws, and to approve the next year’s budget. Voting in this year’s election was completely different than previous voting. All voting was done online through Associationvoting.com instead of in person. A record number of votes were received this year
Jessiah Rudolph of Keller Williams was awarded the Good Neighbor Award sponsored by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, at OBAR’s Annual Membership Meeting on Thursday, November 19th. Jessiah, a member of OBAR since 2019, was recognized for his work as a leader and mentor to local middle and high school students through Church of the Outer Banks youth ministry. He also serves on the Church’s Mission Committee that helps organize, plan, and allocate funds for local outreach programs locally.
This year’s Career Achievement Award recipient is OBAR veteran Mercedes Tabano of Keller Williams. She has been a member of OBAR since 1982. Since 2004, Mercedes has served on 20 committees. She was the President of OBAR in 2008 and was awarded the prestigious “REALTOR® of the Year” award in 2007. Mercedes was recognized for her many years of committee experience and dedication as a REALTOR® in this community.