07/10/09

Surf or Sound Realty Welcomes Jim Cantore and the Weather Channel

Surf or Sound Realty is delighted to welcome national meteorologist Jim Cantore and his Weather Channel Team to Hatteras Island this weekend.

Jim and his team will be doing a special report on our gorgeous Hatteras Island beach weather which will air on the Weather Channel on Sunday, July 12th, and Monday, July 13th from 7:00p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Continue reading


07/10/09

Surf or Sound Realty launches our new Facebook Page

Surf or Sound Realty is delighted to announce the launch of our new Facebook page. Fans of Hatteras Island and all things Outer Banks can become fans of Surf or Sound Realty by logging onto www.facebook.com/surforsound.

Our Hatteras blog posts are all fed into the Facebook Fan Site, for up-to-the-minute updates on activities, special events, attractions, and news. Our facebook page also features links to Hatteras Island related articles, and status updates on notable happenings and news both at Surf or Sound Realty and on the Outer Banks.

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04/17/09

German Specialists Touring Hatteras Island

Surf or Sound Realty, in conjunction with The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau and the NC Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development, are hosting a group of German vacation package specialists from the key target markets for our state in German Speaking Europe or GSE (Germany, Austria and Switzerland).

These vacation specialists or tour operators specialize in visitors to the US, many now looking to uncover some of America’s other travel destinations having visited typical first-time U.S. travel destinations such as New York City, Las Vegas, and beaches in Florida and California. Continue reading


01/7/09

Visit Surf or Sound Realty at the Outer Banks Wedding Expo and Wedding Tour

The Outer Banks Wedding Expo is being held January 10-11, and Surf or Sound Realty is delighted to be a part of the region’s largest wedding expo of 2009.

On Saturday, January 10th, we invite brides-to-be and their families to stop by our spotlight wedding tour home #553 Seas the Day, located in Salvo in the upscale Hattie Creef subdivision. (Click here to view the floor plans of the home.) This stunning 8 bedroom oceanfront home will be open for the public to tour from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. Appetizers, courtesy of the Inn at Pamlico Sound, will be available at the home. Information about our wedding homes and maps will be available at the home and also at our two offices located in Avon and Salvo. We encourage everyone to stop by and check out this impressive representative of our portfolio of premier vacation homes. Continue reading


12/2/08

Surf or Sound Realty Celebrates with their 2008 Homeowners’ Party

On November 26th, the staff of Surf or Sound Realty welcomed their homeowners with the annual 2008 Homeowners’ Party. Set outside under a large lighted tent adjacent to the Avon Office, the Homeowners’ Party presents a chance for staff to catch up with the homeowners, say thanks for a great year, and of course, have a great time. Continue reading


12/1/08

Surf or Sound Realty is Hatteras Island Food Pantry drop off location

Surf or Sound Realty is happy to announce that our Avon and Salvo offices will serve as drop-off locations for the Hatteras Island Food Pantry. From November through New Year’s, locals, visitors and homeowners can drop off non-perishable items, including food items, toiletries, pet food, and other every day necessities at either office location. These donations go to a very worthy cause: local families who are having trouble making ends meet. Continue reading


11/14/08

Surf or Sound Realty Sponsors the Outer Banks Marathon

At 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, a group of Surf or Sound Realty staff members met at Jockey’s Ridge State Park at the corner of the 4-lane bypass in Nags Head. Cheerful, but somewhat sleep deprived, these folks quickly got to work setting up tables, lining trash cans, setting up fishing poles and beach chairs on the side of the highway, and filling up about 4,000 cups of water, give or take a few. Continue reading


11/10/08

Surf or Sound Realty tackles the Outer Banks Marathon

The staff at Surf or Sound Realty congratulates Chuck Davis, our Avon office housekeeping supervisor, on his completion of the 3rd annual Outer Banks Half Marathon on Sunday, November 9th. The half marathon began in the Northern Outer Banks village of Nags Head, looped through Jockey’s Ridge, crossed the Causeway that leads to Manteo, and finally ended in Roanoke Island Festival Park. The total length of the course was a painful 13 miles.
Despite the challenge, Chuck finished 381 out of almost 3,000 half marathoners, and the Surf or Sound Realty volunteers who manned a water station along the

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10/22/08

Surf or Sound vacation home takes the Parade of Homes crown

Surf or Sound Realty is delighted to announce that one of their premier rental homes, Hatteras Dream, has won the People’s Choice award at the Outer Banks Home Builders Association 2008 Parade of Homes, held October 9- October 12. Continue reading


09/16/08

Meet the Surf or Sound Realty Family

Say Cheese… and BBQ!
On Monday, September 15th, the entire Surf or Sound Realty staff gathered together at the newly renovated Salvo office for the annual group photo. While it can be a challenge to get so many people organized and smiling on cue, the photo went off without a hitch with almost three dozen smiling Surf or Sound faces.
After the photo shoot, the staff celebrated the wrap-up of another successful summer season with a barbecue and pot luck buffet on the Salvo office porch. This gave everyone a chance to relax, regroup, and get ready to welcome all the fall visitors, while swapping stories of a busy Hatteras Island summer.
The food and drinks hit the spot, and most everyone agreed that taking a group picture wasn’t a bad way to spend an evening at all, especially if there was barbecue involved!