North Carolina receives $23 million for Irene damage

Last night, Hatteras Island received motivation and hope for the damaged caused by Hurricane Irene to Highway 12, South of Nags Head, North Carolina from the Federal Highway Administration. This route is the only access to the mainland, and it’s a major deal if you know what I mean. North Carolina will receive a whopping[Read More…]

Lighthouse Bagels| OBX OSCARS

Get ready to taste the best prepared bagel on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. If you have begun your 2012 vacation countdown, you are going to want to put Corolla right into your mix of excitement! This is where you will find the tastiest bagels on the beach, and your next OBX OSCAR of[Read More…]

Booking an Outer Banks Vacation Rental

The Outer Banks of North Carolina has become one of the most popular places to vacation in the United States. For some, booking Outer Banks vacation rentals is a pretty foreign thing to do. We want to show you how simple the process can be, especially for those first-time vacationers. Hopefully, this will remove any[Read More…]

Wine Bar & Cafe at Coastal Provisions Market

Are you looking to spend a casual yet tasteful night out on the Outer Banks? Coastal Provisions Market, a respected sandwich shop located directly behind our rental office, has revolutionized their cutting edge wine shop into a peaceful Wine Bar & Cafe. (Perfect for an OBX OSCAR.) This unique restaurant experience on the Outer Banks[Read More…]


Is it really the end of October ALREADY?  When you’re at the beach having the time of your life, time sure does tend to fly by! We can’t believe that Halloween is next Monday; although, our office is extremely excited to celebrate this FEARtastic holiday starting today! Southern Shores Realty’s innovative staff has been very[Read More…]

JK’S Restaurant | OBX OSCARS

OBX OSCAR to JK’S Restaurant “You mean I can actually purchase your Signature Spice, full of delicious flavor, to bring back home with me? And in addition to this exciting news, you have even generously prepared a PDF format on your website, complete with great ideas for me to use my new Hot Iron Brand[Read More…]

The Outer Banks Board Game

There is a new game in town! A new board game that is. Ben Murry, an Outer Banks resident since 1991, has brought a new meaning to OBX souvenirs for our guests. The “Outer Banks Vacation Game” has just recently been released to over 170 stores from the infamous Border Station in Moyock to the[Read More…]

Things to do in October

There’s lots going on on the Outer Banks in October. Check out our Calendar of events to find a fun activity for the whole family while you’re here. Artrageous Art Extravaganza (KDH Rec Park & TBA) October 1 – 2 The Artrageous Art Extravaganza is an annual community-wide celebration of the arts, and largest fundraising[Read More…]

Rainy days on the Outer Banks: What to do…

This article has been UPDATED with newer content. Click here to check out the article “20 Things To Do When It Rains On The Outer Banks”. The rain isn’t always a bad thing when you are on your Outer Banks vacation. It is more of mother nature’s way of cooling us beach goers off throughout[Read More…]

The Outer Banks went to Charlotte, NC!

Southern Shores Realty’s marketing department took a trip to Charlotte, NC this week for a Social Media conference. This means more goodies for you in the near future, better and FASTER results, and well, more fun for us all on the web through our favorite networks. We want to let you in on some of[Read More…]