'Buying the Beach' Episode Featuring Outer Banks Airs In June [NC Film]

Posted By on June 2, 2014

A new episode of the Destination America series Buying the Beach that was filmed on the Outer Banks is set to premiere this month.

A local realtor at Sun Realty is featured in the upcoming season premiere episode of Buying the Beach, entitled “Sand Dune Steals”, scheduled to air for the first time on Monday, June 9, at 9:30pm on Destination America.

The Destination America series 'Buying the Beach' will feature the Outer Banks in an episode airing on June 9, 2014.

Sun Realty agent Hugh “Scooter”  Willey, head of the Willey-Lilley Team, will be featured in an upcoming June episode of Buying the Beach, kicking off the summer season of Destination America. The series features house hunters looking for their dream home. Buyers work with local agents and are presented with three different properties. The agents assist the buyers in considering their options and guide them through the purchase process.

In the “Sand Dune Steals” episode, newlyweds Lauren and Daniel search for their oceanfront dream home in the beach community of Nags Head, on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. The couple wants to return to the town where they met and got engaged.

Their realtor, Hugh “Scooter”  Willey, works with them to find the best property for their needs and their budget. Their goal is to live in a beach cottage that’s just steps from the water. It’s Scooter’s ’s goal to help make that happen. 

Scooter was chosen by the production crew based on his experience and success as an Outer Banks real estate agent. The selection process began when Buying the Beach contacted Scooter and asked if he’d be interested in the opportunity. Several discussions and interviews later, he was invited to participated in an episode.

“I knew this show was an opportunity to show what a great value Outer Banks real estate is. It was a pleasure to work with Lauren and Daniel. They were so excited. That’s always rewarding,” said Scooter. As the team leader for the Willey-Lilley team, he is a top producing agent, representing both buyers and sellers. He is proficient in residential and investment transactions.

“We’re so excited and pleased that Scooter was selected! He’s a fantastic agent. We’re all very proud and can’t wait to watch the show!” said Ali Breaux, President of Sun Realty.

You can watch the locally filmed episode of Buying the Beach at 9:30pm this Monday, June 9, on the Destination America network.

Sun Realty agent Hugh "Scooter" Willey is featured in the June 9 episode of 'Buying the Beach' on Destination America.

Sun Realty agent Hugh “Scooter” Willey is featured in the June 9 episode of ‘Buying the Beach’ on Destination America.


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Posted by Matt Artz

This article has 2 comments

  1. there is also another local one filmed in Avon with local OBX actor Michael Nugent and his friend Shelby Belanga airing in July if I’m not mistaken (post production will email me the set air date for that episode!)


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