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April, 2013 Real Estate Market Report

During the month of April beach water temperatures along the Crystal Coast always jump up 5, 7 even 10 degrees within a very short period of time. Not only does this rapid increase in water temperatures signal the beginning of great fishing along our coast but it is also the harbinger of things to come in regards to real estate. This past April was no different. There were a total of 122 residential properties sold during April…

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Coastal Property Insurance Pool

The Coastal Property Insurance Pool, formerly known as the Beach Plan, was created in 1969 by the North Carolina General Assembly to provide an adequate market for essential property insurance, ensuring the economic welfare of the beach and coastal areas of North Carolina. The Coastal Property Insurance Pool is not a facility of North Carolina state government; however, the plan of operation is subject to…

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Captain Joe Shute’s Crystal Coast Fishing Report

Yesterday was another great day of fishing offshore. The weather cooperated as well as the fish. There were excellent catches of very large wahoo from 50 to 70 lbs along with some nice size yellowfin tuna, blackfin tuna and dolphin. The only thing slowing up this weeks offshore fishing will be the weather. Inshore we are still seeing some bluefish and a handful of Atlantic bonito. The gray trout fishing around…

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Crystal Coast 2013 Winter Fishing Report

Offshore: The central coastal area has become home to North Carolina’s bluefin tuna fishery. Multiple hook-ups and multiple fish days are the norm rather than the exception. Striped bass are taken from Cape Lookout Shoals and other areas along the beach throughout the winter. Other offshore species such as king mackerel, yellowfin tuna and wahoo are available to Gulf Stream anglers….

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Hitchcock Realty Relocation Services

You can count on unbiased, straight answers from Hitchcock Realty about Crystal Coast area, schools, shopping, recreation, employment etc. We help buyers identify neighborhoods that are compatible with your lifestyle when relocating to coastal North Carolina. Regardless whether you are relocating for the first time or have been experienced before, moving to a new destination is never easy…

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