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The SBH Newsletter – September 2018
The SBH Newsletter – September 2018

As I write this on Friday, September 14th, Sandbridge Beach is a ghost town. Thankfully, Hurricane Florence moved south before hitting the coast in Wilmington, NC. We had very little rain, wind or storm surge. We are very fortunate! Prayers go out to all of those south of us…

The SBH Newsletter – August 2018
The SBH Newsletter – August 2018

This newsletter dives into the current real estate stats and year-to-date comparison to last year. The dominant category that reflects the current market is the large increase in residential or single family homes sales and volume. The biggest factor in the increase in dollar volume, up 43% from last…

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January – July 2018 Year to Date
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January – July 2018 Year to Date

If at any time you have questions about anything contained in these market metrics reports please feel free to contact me. I am committed to providing my clients with the latest and most accurate assessment of market data so that you may make wise and informed real estate…

Tickets have arrived for 39th Annual Sandbridge Pig Pickin’
Tickets have arrived for 39th Annual Sandbridge Pig Pickin’

The 39th Annual Sandbridge Volunteer Rescue Squad Pig Picking tickets have arrived at SBH Real Estate. Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 1-5 @ Little Island Park. Tickets are $40 per person. Children 10 & Under Are Free.

The SBH Newsletter – July 2018
The SBH Newsletter – July 2018

Although we will not have fireworks at the mill pond this year, the boat parade will be happening at its usual time and place, see sandbridgelife.com for details. Some other community news includes: an announcement by the City of Virginia Beach that our next sand replenishment is scheduled to…

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January – June 2018 Year to Date
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January – June 2018 Year to Date

If at any time you have questions about anything contained in these market metrics reports please feel free to contact me. I am committed to providing my clients with the latest and most accurate assessment of market data so that you may make wise and informed real estate…

2018 Client Appreciation Party Highlights
2018 Client Appreciation Party Highlights

Thank you to all of those who joined us for SBH Real Estate’s Client Appreciation Party on Sunday, June 10. The Bayview at the BAJA Restaurant was such a wonderful backdrop to spend time with friends and family!

Hurricane Preparedness – Weather Safety
Hurricane Preparedness – Weather Safety

Hurricane season is upon us! We have provided a guide from VBgov.com that provides valuable information for locals and visitors in the event of a tropical storm or hurricane. Emergency Preparedness The public’s health and safety is a top priority for city officials, but they can’t do it alone. It takes...

The SBH Newsletter – May 2018
The SBH Newsletter – May 2018

Happy Mother’s Day! It’s a day to pay tribute and truly celebrate the joy of having a loving mother in our lives. My mother is truly a huge part of who I am today and will forever live in my heart. Summer is fast approaching. Local businesses are opening…

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January-April 2018 Year to Date
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January-April 2018 Year to Date

If at any time you have questions about anything contained in these market metrics reports please feel free to contact me. I am committed to providing my clients with the latest and most accurate assessment of market data so that you may make wise and informed real estate…

New Story Partnership: Building Safe, Sustainable Communities
New Story Partnership: Building Safe, Sustainable Communities

Did you know that SBH Real Estate donates proceeds from the sale of each home to a partnership with New Story? The Sotheby’s International Realty® brand has partnered with New Story, a non-profit organization that puts 100% of donations toward transforming dangerous living environments into communities of safe, sustainable…

Pat Barton Receives the President’s Circle Award
Pat Barton Receives the President’s Circle Award

Pat Barton received the President’s Circle Award from Kris Weaver, President of Atlantic Sotheby’s International Realty on behalf of Team SBH Real Estate. This award is in recognition of highest volume of sales within the company for 2017. Our team is proud of our association with this distinguished company…

The SBH Newsletter – March 2018
The SBH Newsletter – March 2018

We are finally getting some spring weather. I have to say, March was one of the worst months of weather I have seen in years. We had 4 nor’easters back to back and we’re all ready for the warmer temps and calmer winds. Just a brief update on the…

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January-March 2018 Year to Date
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January-March 2018 Year to Date

If at any time you have questions about anything contained in these market metrics reports please feel free to contact me. I am committed to providing my clients with the latest and most accurate assessment of market data so that you may make wise and informed real estate…

The SBH Newsletter – January 2018
The SBH Newsletter – January 2018

We are just recovering from the “Bomb Cyclone” winter storm. The kids had a total of 6 days off from school; hope they don’t miss anymore or they might in school until July. I’ve lived here a long time and I have to admit this was one of the…

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January 2018 Year to Date
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January 2018 Year to Date

If at any time you have questions about anything contained in these market metrics reports please feel free to contact me. I am committed to providing my clients with the latest and most accurate assessment of market data so that you may make wise and informed real estate…

The SBH Newsletter – December 2017
The SBH Newsletter – December 2017

It’s been wonderful to see many of my friends and clients at local events and parties. It’s a great time to catch up with old friends and meet new ones. Of note is the number of families relocating to Sandbridge on a full time basis. This is a fantastic…

Charlie Normile’s Turkey Trot
Charlie Normile’s Turkey Trot

Please join us Thanksgiving morning for this year’s Turkey Trot Race for the Fallen in memory of Charlie Normile benefitting the Navy SEAL Foundation and James Normile Kellam Scholarship. Visit CharliesRun.com to register and learn more about start times for each race.

The SBH Newsletter – October 2017
The SBH Newsletter – October 2017

Its been almost 10 months since our move to Atlantic Sotheby’s International Realty and we could not be more pleased with the move. The two companies have merged very well and the marketing materials being produced for our listings are phenomenal! I recently came back from the Sotheby’s International…

Sandbridge Market Metrics – Year to Date 10/1/17
Sandbridge Market Metrics – Year to Date 10/1/17

View the latest data for inventory and homes sold in Sandbridge (including Condos), Lago Mar, Red Mill, Heritage Park, Ashville Park, Pungo, and Heron Ridge.

Pat Barton is Atlantic Sotheby’s September Top Agent
Pat Barton is Atlantic Sotheby’s September Top Agent

We’re happy to announce that Pat Barton is Atlantic Sotheby’s September Top Agent! Once again, we can’t thank our clients enough for allowing us to show them why Great Marketing Matters.

Just Sold! Winston, Simple Livin’, and Summer Wind
Just Sold! Winston, Simple Livin’, and Summer Wind

Just Sold! The SBH Team is proud to represent the clients of these fine homes! See more recently sold homes: http://sandbridgehouses.com/sold-homes

Virginia Beach Ranked 10th “Sportiest City” in Magazine Survey
Virginia Beach Ranked 10th “Sportiest City” in Magazine Survey

The magazine cited surfing at Sandbridge Beach, skateboarding at Mount Trashmore Park, golfing, fishing at the Stumpy Lake Natural Area and more than 100 miles of bicycling and walking trails. The survey was posted Tuesday on the magazine’s website.

The SBH Newsletter – September 2017
The SBH Newsletter – September 2017

As I write this newsletter, it’s sunny with off shore winds and some waves courtesy of José out in the Atlantic – a perfect Sandbridge Life day! Last Saturday’s Pig Pickin’ went great with almost 2,000 tickets sold. Another one is in the books with proceeds benefiting the Sandbridge…