Benefits of a Soundfront Home


Choosing the perfect Outer Banks home provides buyers with a wide variety of choices that stretch from Corolla to Hatteras Island. As more and more families choose to call the Outer Banks their full-time residence, family-friendly Outer Banks real estate is now in higher demand. Families are now looking to the soundfront of the Outer Banks for their homes. The soundfront offers amenities and benefits different from the beachfront, but still make owning your OBX real estate a dream. Here are some of the great benefits of owning soundfront real estate on the Outer Banks!

Easy Water Access

The main reason families move to the Outer Banks is due to easy water access. Although many think of the oceanfront when they think of the Outer Banks, there are miles and miles of soundfront property on the OBX as well. There are many water accesses throughout the towns, with many being public accesses. If you purchase a soundfront home, you will have easy access to the water and will have the ability to build your own launch to enjoy the coastline with ease.

Neighborhood Feel

Many Outer Banks locals call the soundfront their home. Oceanfront homes are often vacation rentals where full-time neighbors are scarce. Soundfront homes are often in tight-knit communities where neighbors are friendly and children play together regularly. If you are considering Nags Head real estate, there are numerous communities that have programs and activities throughout the year that your family can attend.

Reasonable Home Prices

Soundfront homes are often a more affordable option on the Outer Banks. Oceanfront homes are often at a higher price point due to their proximity to the beach. A family that considers purchasing a soundfront home can potentially purchase a comparable home for a lower cost. This will get your family more home for your buck.

Access to Nature

Owning a soundfront homes means you are living next to the true nature of the Outer Banks. The soundfront is home to many estuaries and preserves that families love to frequent for outdoor activities like biking, kayaking and stand up paddle boarding. With miles of nature to explore, your family will make many memories enjoying what is right in your backyard.

Close to the Beach

Most soundfront homes on the Outer Banks are still very close to the beach. Accesses are only a short car or bike ride away. This means you get the best of both worlds: the sandy beaches and natural estuaries of the Outer Banks.

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