Free Portraits

One of the many perks of staying with Southern Shores Realty is a free family portrait sitting with a professional photographer! We have partnered with Deb Sawyer at Beach Portraits. She will help you capture your amazing memories on the Outer Banks, which will be cherished for years to come. As per Beach Portraits website, Free Portraits

June 2021 Events

JUNE 6 – 12 June 9 Makers Market 3 pm – 6 pmThe Village Table and Tavern1314 Duck Road, Duck June 9 Mustang Mornings10 amCorolla Wild Horse Fund Rescue Farm102 Young Rider Lane, Grandy June 9 Brewery Tour 11 am – 12 pmOuter Banks Brewing Station 600 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills June 10-13 June 2021 Events


Your Guide to Pool Heat Make a splash on vacation! Southern Shores Realty properties have excellent amenities – from pet-friendly, to waterfront, to community amenities, to private hot tubs and pools. Who wouldn’t love to have their own private pool for their much-anticipated OBX vacation? Pool games, night swims, and spontaneous splashin’ are all a POOL HEAT

Memorial Weekend 2021

May 27th Sunrise 5k 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM 7223 S. Virginia Dare TrailNags Head, NC 27959Phone: 252-489-8239 Recurring weekly on Thursday Acoustic Sunset at Sanctuary Vineyards 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM 7005 Caratoke Hwy. Jarvisburg Recurring weekly on Thursday Live Music at the Brewing Station 6 PM – 9 PM 600 S Croatan Hwy. Memorial Weekend 2021

Thanks, Outer Banks

It’s no secret that the past year has been hard on everyone. After lock down ended, many took the opportunity to escape to their favorite place: the beach. The much needed vacation was the light at the end of the proverbial tunnel. We were so thrilled to have been able to facilitate so many memorable Thanks, Outer Banks

OBX Crossword

Test your knowledge of the OBX with Southern Shores Realty OBX crossword puzzle. We have both an interactive and printable version. The first puzzle can be filled out right on our page! If you’d like to print out and share, feel free to download. This is printer-reader! Happy puzzling! Answer key 1: vinegar, 2: bonner, OBX Crossword

OBX Fitness

For many, vacation is a time to relax and unwind. For others, the grind doesn’t stop. If you’re one of those folks, who many may call “crazy” for your dedication to fitness, then your vacation will probably also include getting active. With the most beautiful location, getting blood pumping can be fun! Walk/run along the OBX Fitness

Spotlight on Local Business

The Outer Banks is home to a vast array of family-owned businesses. We love our fellow small businesses that make the OBX the unique destination that it is. We want to shine a light on some great companies that Southern Shores Realty loves to work with! Each business name is clickable, and will take you Spotlight on Local Business

Packing for an OBX Beach Vacation

You just made it to your Outer Banks beach house, finally! It’s the vacation you’ve counted down towards for the past 6 months. You stealthily unpack the car, and scramble down to the beach. As you make your way across the soft, warm sand, breathing in the salty air –it hits you. You forgot your Packing for an OBX Beach Vacation


There are so many options for staying on the Outer Banks: private homes, condominiums, hotels, etc. Each vacation is unique, and each rental provides something different for guests. While we have a great variety of rental homes, we’d like to highlight our condos. The #1 perk to staying in a condo is the affordability. They OBX CONDOS