The Rosewell Group

Thanksgiving Feasts on The Outer Banks

Thanksgiving Feasts on The Outer Banks

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! The Outer Banks offers tons of local restaurants for a great holiday meal! Whether you are flying solo or feeding a clan-there are plenty of options to accommodate. We have rounded up a selection of Outer Banks restaurants offering Thanksgiving-style meals.

Dirty Dick’s Crab House-They are offering dine-in as well as take-out for Thanksgiving. They also feature a fried Cajun turkey to-go!
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Captain George’s-Go all in with a Thanksgiving buffet! Who doesn’t love turkey AND crab legs? Click here.

Owen’s Restaurant-For a more intimate option, Owen’s offers Thanksgiving dinner. Click here.

Basnight’s Lone Cedar-For 15 years, Basnight’s has been offering Thanksgiving dinner on the OBX! Reservations are welcome. Click here.


County: DARE




In an effort to maximize rental revenue, our clients chose to add an in-ground pool to their vacation rental. In addition, our team installed new front and back exterior stairs as well as a new privacy fence. The fence is a shadow-box style. More photos to com on this project.

130 Bayberry Court

Square Foot: 600 Sq. Ft.
County: Dare
Garage/Home Office Addition


130 Bayberry Court, Southern Shores, NC

Large Home Office Addition

The Rosewell Group Residential Team-Barrier Island Builders, recently completed a large home office addition in Southern Shores. More than 600 square feet was added over the garage, creating a spacious and comfortable home office.


5 Tips to Maximize Your Vacation Homes’ Revenue

Your vacation rental is more than just a second home, it is your investment, your small business. Contributing a portion of your earned rental income to maintain and upgrade- can result in an increase in guest retention and higher ROI’s.

Safe Harbour Home Services

Invest In Maintenance
Well maintained homes will produce repeat guests and top reviews. Consider hiring a home services company.


Upgraded Bedding
Bedding, pillows and fabrics show wear much sooner than other areas of your home. Consider upgrading to higher quality linens and check to make sure mattresses are in good condition.

Upgrade Your Interior Design
Keep your home feeling cozy, comfortable and stylish. Consider hiring a professional to help asses the property.  Some offer free design consultations to assist with budgeting, interior design and ideas.

Consider upgrading appliances and electronics with the latest technology. This will ensure your guests are enjoying the luxuries of a vacation home and the conveniences they already enjoy at home.  

Maximize Shoulder Season Revenue

The Lost Colony Wine Festival

There’s a reason the locals love the off-season! Cooler temperatures, fun events, less traffic and calmer energy make for a relaxing vacation on the Outer Banks.Do you offer incentives for your guests to skip the in-season hustle and enjoy fall or spring on the OBX? Creating incentives such as holiday/off-season and event packages will help your property stand out and book more often when there’s more available rentals to choose from.

Ensure your homes’ rental calendar is reaching its maximum potential with just a few adjustments. Every detail matters! The results are; positive reviews, repeat business and being able to offer prime rental rates.

Parade of Homes

Outer Banks Homebuilders Associations Annual Parade Of Homes
October 6th-8th

It’s Back and Better than Ever!
The  Outer Banks Home Builder Association’ 30th annual Parade of Homes is Columbus Day weekend. This year, the Outer Banks Parade of Homes Weekend is back to in person tours. Open Hours are Thursday-Saturday from 10:00 am-6:00 pm. Discover some of the most innovative and unique homes on the Outer Banks! As a tour visitor, you will have access to the masterful builders information and are encouraged to reach out and discuss your  homebuilding plans and dreams!

Don’t miss The Rosewell Group’s entry at 116 Brae Burn Lane, Powells Point!

Purchase Your Tickets Here.

About The Outer Banks Home Builders Association:

The Outer Banks Home Builders Association is a professional trade organization dedicated to informing, educating and promoting the members of the building industry. Commonly known as the OBHBA, we were officially chartered by the National Association of Home Builders in 1979 and grew from  37 people to our current 450 members.  Our membership is comprised not only of licensed building contractors, but anyone who is involved in the construction of a house – from the Realtor who sells the property and the architect who draws the plans to the company that installs the window treatments and the furniture vendors at move-in. The “in-between” services include skilled trades people, building material suppliers, bankers, insurance agents, and anyone who provides support services to the building industry in the Outer Banks. And our membership is growing again. Learn More.

Seafood Festival

2022 Outer Banks Seafood Festival
October 15, 2022

A locals favorite event, mark your calendars for the Outer Banks Seafood Festival. This annual event brings awareness and support to the commercial fishing industry in North Eastern North Carolina. More than just a foodie event, there are educational events brought to you by local waterman. Learn everything from how to shuck an oyster to what type of fish you catch with a gill net. There is live entertainment and local restaurants put their best seafood dishes forward for you to enjoy!

10:30 am-6:00 pm
The Soundside Event Site
Nags Head , NC


General Admission – $20 for anyone 13 and over (12 & under FREE)
Price includes $10 in Beverage/Merchandise Bucks good for the purchase of beverages and festival merchandise. Additional “beverage bucks” may be purchased at the event.

Food vendors will charge individually for their food.

$200 VIP Packages (110 available) include:
4 – $20 admissions (includes 4 admissions and $40 in beverage/merch bucks)
4 – t-shirts
Reserved parking

Purchase Your Tickets Here.


Square Foot: 4,458 | County: Currituck | Beds: 4 | Bathroom: 3 Full, 2 Half  
Listed by Catherine Strachan • Brindley Beach Vacations & Sales
Asking Price: $899,000  |



Golf Course Living

“Modern Meets Coastal” featuring Pella Architectural Reserve Series windows and sliders. Grand French double doors welcome you into this charming home.  Finishes include slate blue entry tile, European oak hardwood floors, solid oak kitchen cabinets by Wellborn, and sleek cobalt blue veined quartz countertops by Cambria.  A gourmet kitchen with GE Cafe Series appliances, butler’s pantry, office, and an 800 square foot bonus room over garage just scratches the surface of amenities.  Porch decking by Timbertech in Weathered Teak, and stainless steel cable rails make the exterior spaces an extravagant experience. Black and White color scheme tops off this stunning residence.

116 Brae Burn Details

Featured in the 2022 Parade of Homes, this stunning custom built home is located in the Kilmarlic Golf Community, is just minutes away from the Outer Banks! Enjoy having the best of both worlds in a peaceful and private setting and minutes to the beach.

This home is definitely a notch above the rest with 4,458 sq ft of living space offering several common areas to spread out! The curb appeal is striking with white fiber cement siding contrasting with the custom finished Pella Architectural Reserve Series black trim windows! Upon arrival, you will be wowed by the huge French double door entryway off of the covered porch. Once inside, you will be greeted with a slate blue tile floored entryway with high ceilings, an office, and an open concept layout featuring the living dining and kitchen areas with a gorgeous oak hardwood flooring by Hallmark! You will love the large first floor en suite with high ceilings, a 10 X 11 walk in closet, double sinks, a soaking tub and a custom tiled walk in shower!

Working from home? The first floor office will be a treat to work in with its street view, high ceilings and proximity to great room and kitchen. Tall ceilings are offered throughout with 9ft, 11 ft, and 15ft ceilings. The great room features a 12 ft-4 panel and 8 foot slider system bringing the outside in.

The gourmet kitchen is absolutely STUNNING and over the top, featuring Wellborn Barcelona Solid Oak cabinets, Cambria Inverness Cobalt Blue Quartz (white with blue veins) countertops with huge kitchen island.

Once outside-there is a screened porch, a custom outdoor shower and a private half bath. There is plenty of opportunity to add a hot tub and swimming pool.

Contact Catherine Strachan for the full details on 116 Brae Burn Drive!