you come to Hatteras Island for a day or a lifetime, we
invite you to explore our site. It has been designed to
provide information to satisfy every level of interest from
sharing special memories of the island to detailed
analyses of important real estate issues. Regular updates
of time sensitive information will help you stay on top
of the latest market trends and investment opportunities.
Our goal is straightforward - we want to be your single
best source for information about Hatteras Island real estate.
Located nearly 30 miles from
the mainland of North Carolina, Hatteras Island is an enchanting
place with a longstanding history of shipwrecks and legends
of pirates. We even have a benevolent ghost who warns us
when storms approach!
It is also home to some of
the best resort property values on the east coast. When
compared to popular vacation destinations like Myrtle Beach,
the Jersey shore and Cape Cod, real estate prices on Hatteras
are in many cases lower.
of all, with nearly 70% of the island protected from development
by the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and the Pea Island
National Wildlife Refuge, even in the middle of summer you
can still find a deserted stretch of beach to call your
So, switch gears to "island
time"! Simply point and click your way through a tantalizing
exploration of one of the most fascinating places on earth.
The lighthouse illustration
used throughout this Web site was drawn by Denise Gaskins,
one of Hatteras Island's best known local artists. This
drawing and other works may be seen at her studio in Avon,
NC (252) 995-6617.