Mike Nolan's Blog Posts

Mike Nolan's Blog Posts

Dare County NC Flood Maps
https://www.darenc.com/departments/planning/cama/permit-review-and-coordination/floodplain-maps...

July 30 Wicked Tuna Outer Banks
http://outerbanksvideos.com/wicked-tuna-premier/...

2017 Beach Nourishment Schedules
Projected 2017 Beach Nourishment Schedules*   Start Date End Date Duration ...

Jul 1 2017 Outer Banks Beach Nourishment Progress
https://outerbanksvoice.com/2017/06/30/one-down-three-to-go-beach-nourishment-is-done-in-duck/?shared=email&msg=fail...

OBX Ranks In Top Ten Best US Beaches
As usual, the OBX ranks in the top ten best beaches for 2015, according to the infamous Dr. Beach!Here's the article from CNN.com: (CNN) An hour's drive from Oahu's famou...

OBX Ranked Top Family Vacation Spot
The Outer Banks is ranked #1 for family beach vacation destinations, according to U.S. News! We even beat Maui! It's a great time to buy that vacation rental investment proper...

Feb 25 2015 Matthew Byrne Article One Financing Insights
Disclaimer! : The tone of this article is in NO way meant to scare anyone, with good credit, regardless of current financial standing from being an investor in the Real Estate Mark...

The Outer Banks And Its Dog Friendly Leash Laws
We love our four-legged friends on the Outer Banks, especially our canine companions. While the OBX in general is a very pet-friendly destination, each town has it's own speci...

Time To Buy Or Refinance NOW
It's time to think about refinancing your mortgage.The bond market is a complicated thing, and it is understandable if most people don’t spend a lot of time thinking about it. Bu...

Good News For North Carolina Homeowners
News from the North Carolina Department of Insurance:"For Immediate Release: December 19, 2014 Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin has ordered a zero percent statewide overal...

The Outer Banks Town Of Duck Ranks As One Of The Top Places To Retire
Island Retirement: 10 Dreamy Islands In The Continental U.S.by Moira McGarvey, for The Huffington PostEver dreamed about retiring to an island? Whenever I see a travel commercial w...

Fall Is A Great Time To Escape To The Outer Banks Of North Carolina
Looking for an excuse to visit the Outer Banks this fall? Here are four great events worth planning for. Locals will tell you that September and October are their favorit...

Adorable Tiny Homes
Gypsy caravans get an updateThe ornate wagons are gaining popularity for use as guesthouses and party spaces by affluent homeowners.By MSN Real Estate partner Aug 8, 2014...

Catherine Zeta Jones Lists Her Home For Eight Million
Catherine Zeta-Jones lists her glammed-up single-girl pad at $8.1 million (with before-and-after photos)By Jennifer Karmon20 hours agoSpaces.View gallery.A shoe closet fit for...

Why Not Call To Get Preapproved It Costs Nothing And You Never Know
New "Trick" Allows Home Buyers To Get Pre-Qualified With Record Breaking Rates. But Take Action Fast...Note: Qualified States For Instant Pre-Approval: North Carolina , K...

Repairs Before Selling
10 must-do repairs before sellingTackling these basic, inexpensive improvements will help your home stand out from the crowd in a difficult market.By Marilyn Lewis of&nbs...

Oregon Inlet Bridge Update
http://outerbanksvoice.com/2014/07/31/state-budget-draft-creates-oregon-inlet-state-park/#.U9pbpIHfMvd.gmailArticle from Outer Banks Voice July 31, 2014...

The Top 10 Things You Need To Know When Buying A Home
Money Essentials - Tips for buying a house The top 10 things you need to know when buying a home. 1. Don't buy if you can't stay put. If you can't commit to remainin...

The Need For Title Insurance
http://www.realtor.com/home-finance/real-estate/buyers/the-need-for-title-insurance.aspx?source=web...

Seven Good Reasons To Like Vacation Rentals
Wyndham Vacation Rentals Shares Seven Reasons Why Rentals Offer a Better Way to Get Away PARSIPPANY, NJ, Jul 21, 20...

My Deepest REM Dream House
X-shaped mansion off Long Island Sound marks the spot. The entryway. Click a photo for a slideshow.By Emily Heffter, ZillowWhen it comes to this $12 million wat...

Your Home Is Not An ATM
Pre-retirees: Don't use your home as an ATMGuest Contributor | Scott T. Hanson | @scotthansoncfpSunday, 22 Jun 2014 | 12:12 PM ETI've been helping people save and invest...

All Boat No Float
Angel Ellis Khoury is a local author, based in Manteo.  Angel wrote this article for the Village Realty newsletter in 2008, but you can still visit the Elizabeth II today ...

Contract Awarded For Beach Nourishment Work On NC 12 Near Rodanthe
Hi All,For those of you interested in a possible investment property on Hatteras Island but worried about access there is some good news from NCDOT. I came across this article and ...

Little Ways To Pay Off Mortgage
Little  Way to Pay Off Mortgage...

Mortgage Applications Tick Up Even As Rates Do
(http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/post--mortgage-applications-tick-up-even-as-rates-do#scpshrjmg)...

7 Tips To Get The Best Mortgage
http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/listed-loans.aspx?post=253f3a27-c88d-4f8b-a0d8-3f03ac5bc6ac...

Sales Of Homes On The Rise
http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/post--pending-home-sales-surge...

Life After Bankruptcy
LIFE AFTER BANKRUPTCYLas Vegas, NV – Bankruptcy is an uncomfortable subject for a variety of reasons. The most obvious is the potential havoc it can wreak on your finances. Runni...

Access To Mortgages Getting Easier
http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/listed-homerefinancing.aspx?post=36ba4064-b1a0-4ff0-a5f0-8aa3e072910......

30 Year Mortgage Rates Fall
http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/average-us-30-year-mortgage-rate-falls-414-23824485...

Flood Insurance NC HR 3370
HR 3370 Passes Senate - Flood InsuranceOn Thursday, the US Senate gave final approval to H.R. 3370 - The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act by a vote of 72-22. Senators Bu...

7 Cool Glass Home Designs
http://realestate.msn.com/let-there-be-light-7-glass-houses-for-sale...

Great News On Flood Insurance
HR 3370 Passes Senate (Flood Insurance Bill)email.boldprintdesign.comOn Thursday, the US Senate gave final approval to H.R. 3370 - The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act b...

Senate Approves Delay In Higher Fllod Insurance Premiums
Senate approves delay in higher flood insurance premiums...

Mortgage Rates Hit 3 Month Low
http://www.cnbc.com/id/101384967...

Time To Buy Is Now
http://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/my-money/2013/09/19/7-reasons-to-buy-a-house-before-2014...

Carova Choosen As Nations Best Beach By Coastal Living
Coastal Living readers choose Carova as nation's best beachouterbanksvoice.comTwenty beaches were selected by editors of Coastal Living to compete for the number one spot. Coastal ...

What Real Estate Agents Wish You Knew
http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/post--6-things-real-estate-agents-wish-you-knew...

Where To Find Best Mortgage Rates
http://financialtools.money.msn.irsws.com/best-home-mortgage-rates/...

Things Buyers Should Ask Lenders
http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/post--5-things-buyers-forget-to-ask-their-lender...

Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Mortgage
http://realestate.msn.com/5-questions-to-ask-before-choosing-a-mortgage-term...

Best Family Beach Vacations OBX
http://travel.usnews.com/Rankings/Best_Family_Beach_Vacations_in_the_USA/...

Home Prices Rise Over Last 12 Months
http://www.220marketing.com/articles/Home-price-indices-show-home-values-rising-more-than-10...

Flood Insurance Update
http://www.realtor.org/news-releases/2013/10/realtors-applaud-bipartisan-legislation-to-delay-flood-insurance-rate-increases...

Mortgage Rates Lowering
Mortgage Rates Fall to Four-Month Lowsrealtormag.realtor.orgFixed mortgage rates dropped to their lowest levels since this summer, giving a lift this week to the housing recovery....

Housing Recovery Moving Forward
http://realtormag.realtor.org/daily-news/2013/09/27/one-major-threat-housing-recovery-recedes#.Ukw9C......

OBX Schools Excels
http://www.daretolearn.org/...

Lenders Easing Standards For Mortgages
(http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/listedblogpost.aspx?post=5e798900-b43b-4834-a4a8-f78f5c6ac270#scpshrjmg)...

Foreclosures Fall To Prehousing Bust Levels
http://money.cnn.com/2013/07/11/real_estate/foreclosures/index.htmlForeclosures fall to pre-housing bust levelsmoney.cnn.comThe long national foreclosure nightmare is nearing its e...

Sleepy Beach Towns To Visit
10 sleepy beach towns perfect for fallwww.pnj.comA glorious hush falls over the country's favorite beach towns in autumn....

Qualified Residential Mortgage Rule
Statement From NAR President Gary Thomas on Qualified Residential Mortgage RuleMedia Contact: Jenny Werwa / 202-383-1193 / EmailAugust 28, 2013 — The following is a sta...

Existing Homes Sales Up In July
Existing-Home Sales Spike in July | realtor.orghttp://www.realtor.org/news-releases/2013/08/existing-home-sales-spike-in-july...

The Real Estate Market Is Hot
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-08-19/the-housing-market-is-hot-so-re-max-is-going-public...

CNN Top 22 Beaches In USA
20 can't-miss U.S. beacheswww.cnn.comCNN.com readers share their favorite saltwater and freshwater beaches in the United States....

Guide To A Good Faith Estimate
(http://realestate.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=253510379#scpshrjmg)...

The Real Estate Market Is Hot And Its Just Getting Started
http://www.nbcnews.com/business/housing-market-heats-its-just-getting-started-6C10796230...

Timing In The Market
Timing the Market Right: Some Buyers Still LingeringDAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 03, 2013Home prices and mortgage rates are rising, but there is still a crop of home bu...

The Outer Banks Is A Shore Bet
The Outer Banks is a shore betFrom the sea to the sound, this North Carolina vacation spot packs plenty of funBy  JENNIFER CEASERLast Updated: 10:54 PM, July 11, 2013Posted:...

What A Real Estate Agent Does For You
 (http://realestate.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=30659766#scpshrjmg)...

Borrowers Guide To Mortgage Application
A borrower's guide to the mortgage applicationHere is the missing manual for the complex form you fill out when you apply for a home loan.By Marcie Geffner of Bankra...


Good News for High-End Home Buyers?DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013Jumbo loans are reportedly becoming easier to obtain, which may be welcome news for high-end home ...

Existing Home Sales Up In May
Existing home sales improved last month and remain solidly above a year ago, according to the NRA  (National Association of Realtors). Total existing home sales, which are com...


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