Year-Round Rentals in the Outer Banks

It's a fact, not all rental properties belong in a weekly vacation program. Many are more suited to long-term, or yearly rentals. With the continued growth and changes on the Outer Banks, the need for year round housing has become critical to the area. Southern Shores Realty is committed to filling that need by representing selected homes and providing the best customer service on the beach. At the same time, we strive to earn owners the greatest return on their investment.

When you employ Southern Shores Realty to manage your home in our long-term rental program, we provide the following:


  • Internet advertising on
  • Listed in local MLS with exposure to over 900 licensed brokers
  • Property showings to prospective tenants

Tenant Screening

  • Substantiate employment
  • Evaluate credit
  • Verify references

Property Inspections

  • Inspect & photograph premises before and after each tenant
  • Inspect at Owner's request

Security Checks

  • When vacant, houses are checked once per month for security

Collection Services

  • Collect monthly rent
  • Collect payments for utilities remaining in owner's name
  • Perform collection service for any past due amounts

Accounting Services

  • Disburse rent to owner
  • Pay any utilities which remain in owner's name
  • Pay contractors' invoices (Only contractors who carry Workman's Compensation and Liability Insurance)
  • Perform periodic audits of Owner and Tenant accounts

Maintenance & Housekeeping Services

  • Troubleshoot & confirm maintenance issues
  • Routine maintenance work at minimal cost with itemized invoices
  • Coordinate maintenance work with contractors & verify invoices
  • Arrange cleaning service between old/new tenants

Contact One Of
Our Long Term Rental Managers To See If
Our Long Term Program
Is Right For Your Property

(800) 334-1000
Patrina Chappelle ext. 304
Carolyne Haas ext. 312
Robyn Beasley ext. 603

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