Buying Real Estate On the OBX

Whether you are looking for that special family beach home or you are a Seasoned Investor, I can help you find the RIGHT Outer Banks Property. Buying a Property on the Outer Banks is that “Dream to Reality Moment” for many families. For a large segment of buyers, it is a business decision which is an income-producing property they want to add to their INVESTMENT Portfolio. Becoming familiar with the market offerings and how they may match up to your needs is the first step in the process.

Call me at 252-207-4554 or keep your busy schedule clear by TEXTING so to SCHEDULE A CALL.

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Beach Home Ownership is a dream that you can make real.

Did you know many OBX Beach Homes can pay for themselves? Is this important to you? Or, are you looking on my site so to have your 2nd Home here at the beach? Perhaps you are relocating here?

You can take some guesses on which homes and communities would suit your plan or you could reach out to me, who has 20+ years’ experience, to DO THE WORK FOR YOU. The BEST way to learn about our area is to be proactive by calling me directly or contact me via my contact page to share.

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EMAIL me directly via the easy to use CONTACT ME button below. A good old-fashioned phone call would accomplish the most. Call me directly at 252-207-4554 (or Text Message me) to get started. Let's figure out where and what to focus on. I am sure you are a pro at what you do. Let me show you that I am a pro at servicing your beach property expectations and needs.

Let's get together and talk about this and know I can customize the plan to fit your needs.

Each town of the Outer Banks offers unique opportunities to own real estate.

Homes in the Outer Banks vary as much as the towns and islands that make up the area. Using a local professional member of the Outer Banks REALTORs, like myself, can make all the difference in your buying or selling experience. As a professional Outer Banks real estate broker, I am constantly monitoring the activity of homes and condos on the Outer Banks. Call me now at 252-207-4554 to learn more. If you prefer to continue on your own I urge you to check out this FREE Buyer's Guide.

Outer Banks Communities

Real estate in the Outer Banks is divided into unique and intriguing communities. Some topics that may need attention which you may not have thought about is homeowners association fees, any restrictions on building or planned improvements, and possibility of special assessments. Some Outer Banks subdivisions offer premier amenities like an indoor pool or trolley service which may or may not mean a lot to you. Others offer minimal amenities but in a great location that means more to you. Knowing all the possible benefits of each community is a key component of the Outer Banks buying process and the best way to learn about these is to lean on my experience.

During this time we are seeing 2nd Home type sales increase. Are you looking for a Second Home in the OBX.....that special place to decompress, relax and enjoy family and friends?

Believe me when I say the competition is getting tough out here and you NEED a savy agent to help you secure YOUR HOME.

We are seeing multiple Offers on Homes and buyers are getting frustrated due to homes getting away because of being edged out by another buyer.

I have a Comprehensive Plan and Strategy that you will benefit from. DO NOT let your home get away. Spend a little time on the phone with me to learn about my proven strategies. 

Isn't it time you TRUST a local PRO? I've been helping folks for over 20 Years! Put my experience to work.


Call MIKE @252-207-4554 today

Mike Bishal

Meet Your OBX Connection


"I see vacationers visit, enjoy the wondrous views and DREAM about owning a beach house. I am dedicated to putting my extensive experience and local knowledge to work for you in all steps of your real estate transaction, from start to finish, to make that happen." Find out why Mike Bishal of Great Escapes Realty is one of the most respected agents for buying and selling in the OBX.

"I deliver the very best in educating about the Outer Banks real estate market, because you deserve no less".

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You're welcome to use the Free, easy to use Search Tools and resource an experienced agent ready to listen to you.  As Your Outer Banks Connection, I am here to help with your Outer Banks Property Search and Market Education! Please check out my easy to use, FREE Search Tool...Searching on line is fun but can also take up a lot of your in mind......With me as your OBX Connection, I CAN DO THE WORK FOR YOU! All you need to do is think about what you envision about owning an OBX Property is, then simply call or text Mike Bishal @ 252-207-4554, or you can email me with your criteria shared......I'll find the perfect Outer Banks Property for you! CONTACT ME today.


For many, the time vacationing just isn't enough.  From places allover, many feel the need to call the Outer Banks home. I've worked with folks relocating from points alover the United States and even internaitonally. Recently, I worked with someone who decided told me, I need to sell my Philadelphia home fast and get on moving to one of the amazing towns along the Outer Banks. For those considering moving to the Outer Banks, I am here to help. If you need to sell a home before moving to the Outer Banks, I have a referral network that includes some of the Best Realtor in Philadelphia, up and down the East Coast and across the country.

The Outer Banks Difference

The Outer Banks of North Carolina is a chain of barrier islands stretching over 100 miles.  From the northern 4wd beaches of Carova to the Island of Ocracoke, the Outer Banks offers something different. Many great attractions can be found on the Outer Banks including lighthouses, Wright Brothers Monument, Jockeys Ridge State Park, Whalehead Club, and more. Enjoy learning more about this special place. If you need assistance on anything like choosing the right homeowners insurance for your vacation home, let me know.