Surf or Sound Realty Welcomes New Sales Agent

Surf or Sound Realty is pleased to announce the addition of broker Deanna McDaniel to their dynamic sales team.

“We are excited to have Deanna as part of our real estate sales team. Her background and expertise is a great fit for our organization and will serve our clients well,” says Melvin Stone, President of Surf or Sound Realty.

McDaniel, who has lived on Hatteras Island for 13 years, currently resides in the village of Frisco and has a daughter, Rachael, who attends East Carolina University in Greenville. McDaniel secured her real estate license in 2001 after 20 years of owning her own successful business and assisting her late husband, a general contractor, with his business endeavors. “I have spent a lot of time in the building business,” states McDaniel.

McDaniel has worked as a broker since obtaining her license in 2001 and proudly promotes Hatteras Island real estate. In 2012, McDaniel obtained a Certified Distressed Property Expert designation and serves as a short sale/foreclosure resource.

Deanna McDaniel can be reached in our Salvo office at (252) 987-1444 x115 or deanna@surforsound.com.


Outer Banks and Hatteras Island second home real estate markets featured in USA Today

The second home real estate market on the Outer Banks was featured in a February 25th USA Today article, which heralded the beach communities as peaceful and underdeveloped.

“The Outer Banks have long attracted visitors who march to a slightly different drummer, from the pirate Blackbeard to pioneering aviators Orville and Wilbur Wright to modern-day second-home owners miles from the nearest road,” reports author Larry Olmsted. “You don’t have to be a rebel to love these barrier islands off North Carolina, but a flair for escapism helps.” Continue reading