9th Annual Outer Banks Showcase Wedding Expo

The Outer Banks Wedding Association (OBWA) has the largest and oldest bridal event in the region.  In their ninth season, the Wedding Expo offers a self-guided tour of over 50 wedding reception sites and open houses as well as a showcase offering 120 vendors to choose from.  This event has proven to be an excellent resource for planning special occasions on the Outer Banks.  For more information, contact 252-480-3132.

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2007 Vacation Rentals Catalog is Here

Bright and bold, Carolina Designs Realty proudly presents this year’s catalog.  Newly improved with a bound edge, the catalog exudes an extremely professional presentation of vacation rental homes on the Outer Banks.  The catalog is a nice accompaniment to our state-of-the-art web site featuring homes from Corolla to South Nags Head, North Carolina.  The catalog is displayed by area, advertising the homes within that area with pictures, a description and pricing.  There are area maps in each section showing where the vacation homes are located.

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511 North Carolina Travel Service

If you are traveling to the Outer Banks for the holidays, remember thatNorth Carolina travelers can dial 511 for information about road conditions and traffic delays caused by accidents or bad weather. The new toll free service is available statewide 24 hours a day and uses speech-recognition technology to retrieve information from the North Carolina Department of Transportation Web site database converting it to speech. Travelers verbally respond to options presented by the system and are led by a ‘drill-down’ process to the information they seek.

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Outer Banks Burning Exercise

Kitty Hawk, Southern Shores and Nags Head local volunteer firefighters along with the Duck Volunteer Fire Department took advantage of some training opportunities on Saturday, December 16th in Duck.  The future site for the Town of Duck’s town Hall required the demolition of the old Herron’s Restaurant building.  This was a controlled burning exercise where the firefighters received instructions on different techniques on keeping the flames under control.  Now, the site is cleared and ready for construction.

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Top Ten Reasons Carolina Designs Realty Is The Best On The Outer Banks

We are a consistent leader in occupancy rates with many repeat guests.

We have extraordinary customer service in all areas, particularly property maintenance.

We deploy a highly trained, in-house cleaning staff.

We limited the growth in the number of homes that we manage from Corolla to South Nags Head.

We have developed an intuitive, effective, and highly visited web site.

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