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Hugh Willey is the go to real estate agent. We were very please with his expertise with the properties available to us and helping us find it so quickly. We were impressed with the short turn around time to closing; as we closed within a few weeks. Mr. Willey was professional, knowledgeable and quick to respond to our every request. We would recommend him to our family and friends should they ever need an agent in his area. We appreciated his attentiveness to us. Thanks, Hugh.
Hugh Willey was fantastic! He helped us find and buy a home in 2009 and sell it in 2014. He knew all about the different towns and areas in the Outer Banks. He has been a builder and owner so he knows a whole lot of details that come in extremely valuable. He helps recommend vendors that he has had positive results and uses your feedback if you experience any issues before, during, and even after the home was bought and sold.
We contacted Scooter out of the blue, based on his good reviews here on Zillow. That's why we chose him. He represented us in our purchase of an oceanfront home that we had toured for 15 mins. through the seller's agent on a whim, while we were in the Outer Banks on vacation.
When we decided to move forward, we knew we wanted our own buyer's agent. Scooter was a god-send. He tackled a hundred small details for us, from walking the cable/internet transfer paperwork to the local office to jimmying the owner's closet lock after our purchase, when we realized the seller's never had a key for themselves to pass to us.
Without Scooter's proactive and detailed help, we would not have closed as quickly as we did (about 21 days after putting in the offer), and I can only imagine how more difficult it would have been doing all this remotely without him, negotiating and working through closing from out of state. Scooter always responded immediately to my calls and emails. I can't figure out how he does it all so effortlessly.
I would highly recommend him to anyone looking to purchase or sell. And since I found him out of the blue based on his good Zillow reviews, I'm paying it forward with this review of him, so others can make a great decision, as I did, and choose him for their agent.
Response from Hugh "Scooter"
10/31/2014 - Unknown
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 in Kill Devil Hills, NC.
Scooter's "Full time, overtime, anytime" slogan is not just words. I was kept informed and in the loop for the entire process. Selling your home is an emotional ordeal, but having an agent that is in front, behind and with you all the way makes the experience a positive one. My thanks and gratitude to Scooter and Robin for being the "Best" agents that I could have ever chosen.
I had tried to contact other agents to show us lots and homes and not much luck finding one interested in showing us what was available. I figured because we were not looking at the mega beach homes, no one wanted to take the time. This was not the case with Scooter. We live 400 miles away and on our short trip to look, took us everywhere we asked to see and found others. He found a home only on the market a short time and we feel in love with it and area it is located. There were many hurdles along the way, and Scooter was always available for calls and checking on things at the house. Buying house hundreds of miles away, trying to get our loan, attorneys, every step Scooter took care of things there for us. We did not just find our realtor, I feel like we made our first friend in OBX.
Went out of his way to obtain information requested about some issues. Quick to respond through E-mails and phone calls. Answered and explained questions in an easy to understand way. I need more characters to make this review valid. I hope this is enough.
Was not very successful with another realtor who listed my home for approximately eight months.
After listing with Mr. Hugh Willey two offers were received within a month, one of which was accepted.
There were many situations before closing that required the attention of Mr. Willey, all were handled very practically and professionally.
Would highly recommend "Scooter" to anyone needing a very capable realtor
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $175K in Kill Devil Hills, NC.
Hugh was great in helping us find and purchase our Outer Banks home. He is intimately familiar with all aspects of the real estate purchase process in the outer banks area. I'd recommend him in a second. He is always returns calls and emails in a timely fashion. When it was time to actually make an offer on a house, he negotiated us an even better price than the already pretty good listed one. If you are in the real estate market in the Outer Banks area, please give him a call.
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $350K in Duck, NC.
Hugh was extremely helpful from start to finish. We live over six hours away so we depended on Hugh being our eye and ears for us during the entire purchase process. Even while he was away on vacation he took time to assist us with items that cropped up and needed attending to. He did a great job for us. Should we have the need in the future we will definitely contact Hugh!
Scooter did an amazing job helping us with our move from Norfolk VA to Nags Head, he was always available and found just the right people to finalize the purchase of our condo. I would recommend Scooter to anyone interested in the Outer Banks, he listens to what you want and really goes out of his way to find it.