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Jacke Ricks Sample

Jackie Ricks Sample

Senior Associate Broker
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Jackie O'Hara

Licensed Senior Administrative Assistant
FAA Licensed Remote Pilot #4226013

Team Jackie


  • Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)

  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)

  • Graduate of the REALTOR's Institute (GRI)

  • Residential Resort Specialist (RRS)

  • Short sale & Foreclosure Resource (SFR) certified

  • E-Pro internet professional (e-Pro) {Jackie O}

  • FAA Remote Pilot License # 4226013 {Jackie O}A


  • 2017 Sun Realty Agent of the year

  • 2017 Career Achievement Award from  Outer Banks Assoc of REALTORS 

  • 1989 REALTOR® of the Year Award from Outer Banks Assoc of REALTORS 

  • Multiple Sun Realty's Agent of the Year Awards

  • Multiple Sun Realty's Agent's Choice Awards


  • First female president of the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR)

  • Past Chairperson of Professional Standards Committee for North Carolina Association of REALTORS® (NCAR)

  • Past Chairperson of Professional Standards Committee for OBAR

  • Past member of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) Professional Standards Committee

One of your first and most important jobs in buying or selling real estate is to carefully choose the agent you want to represent you. Be sure your agent has the experience, time, and dedication to see you through the transaction.


Jackie Ricks Sample has over 40 years of real estate experience on the Outer Banks.  She strives to provide the highest level of service and is well known for working diligently and honestly for all parties.  She has honed sharp negotiation skills to benefit her clients.

Jackie understands the importance of service and employs licensed REALTOR Jackie O’Hara as a full time administrative assistant. She sponsored “Jackie O” in achieving e-Pro certification to maximize effective use of internet and technological tools.  They have come to be known as “Team Jackie,” and pledge to work hard in providing the smoothest transaction possible.

In considering Outer Banks property ownership, there are a multitude of factors to weigh.   “Having built, bought and sold several investment and personal properties over the years, I understand the particulars of coastal living at many levels. I take pride in educating clients thoroughly when searching for the precise property of their dreams, whether for investment, vacation getaway or year round home.”


When the time comes to sell,   Jackie’s rich knowledge of real estate trends and patterns comes into play.  “I can suggest cost effective ways to maximize presentation and employ descriptive tours designed to set your property apart from the competition.  I am extremely proud that a large percentage of my clientele are past purchasers and personal referrals.  Word of mouth still goes a long way in this business!”


If you are in the market to either buy or sell, contact “Team Jackie.”  They are available 7 days a week to assist in accomplishing your goals of property ownership on the beautiful Outer Banks.

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