Heading to the Outer Banks?

Nags Head Dolphin Watch offers our vacationers a two hour journey on a 40-foot pontoon boat with full canopy and padded seats, in the Atlantic Ocean to discover diverse wildlife. Our visitors will be able to see Atlantic bottlenose dolphins and learn about their feeding and social behaviors. Guests will …

Affordable Housing for lifeguards in Corolla

During in-season on the Outer Banks, 44 full-time lifeguards stand watch over swimmers in Corolla, but having lifeguards available during off-hours requires affordable housing nearby, Barry Richmond of Corolla Fire and Rescue told Currituck commissioners last week. Using community contributions, Corolla Fire and Rescue is poised to purchase of a …

Rules sought to limit Corolla pony tours

One of the biggest attractions will flock hundreds of people who will pay to ride along the beach searching for Corolla’s herd of about 110 wild horses that roam the four-wheel drive area.  Members of the Corolla Wild Horse Fund and residents asked county officials to propose further control of …

Currituck completes $5M water buyout

Currituck County is now the operator of the Corolla Light, Monteray Shores and Currituck Club water systems after closing on the $5 million buyout from Carolina Water Systems. The county now becomes the only water supplier operating on the Currituck Outer Banks. With the addition of 1,400 new customers, the …

Quality Service Brings Guest Back Again!

“We have rented houses in Corolla since 1998 with two other companies.  We are so impressed with the quality service Carolina Designs Realty provides, and we will rent from you again in the future.  Your high quality service is outstanding.  Thank you!  Your cleaning service is outstanding and the pool/spa …

Best Outer Banks Vacation

When planning your vacation to the Outer Banks of North Carolina, the strip of barrier islands extends down the coast offering miles of unspoiled beaches on the Atlantic Ocean side, and an equal amount of calmer waters and grassy shores on the sound side. In fact, quite a few places …

PBS Network TV Travel Series on Families’ Vacation Destinations

Debuting this October, a new series on the PBS network TV travel series entitled “Getting Away Together” showing the growing trend in families’ gathering for vacation is now in production. A different group of family members or friends is featured on each episode as they travel to a beautiful destination, …

Home Improvement Store Begins Development This Week

Lowe’s will begin the development of their new 120,587 sq. ft. Home Improvement Store with a partially covered garden center measuring 38,467 sq. ft. this week on 12.8 acres of land near milepost 7.5 on 158 Bypass between W. First Street and W. Landing Drive in Kill Devil Hills, NC.

North Beach Fun in the Sun

Happenings all week long at the Whalehead Club in Corolla, NC, are commonplace in the summer time.  Tomorrow, July 13th, enjoy an afternoon of wine tasting on the north lawn at Currituck Heritage Park. Bring the whole family to enjoy musical entertainment by Dr. Tom, try your hand at kite …

Kudos to A Job Well Done

“A big thank you to the entire CD staff (especially Andy)!  Your immediate attention to the issues below were greatly appreciated by all our guests and we are thoroughly enjoying this beautiful house!” The Beckman Family  #291 Sun Terra  At Carolina Designs Realty, we strive to provide distinctive quality and …