FAQ

Here is a list of some of our most frequently asked questions. If you do not see the answer to your question below or need further explanation, please contact us. Thank you.

Do you rent homes for short-term over the summer?

We specialize in long-term rentals and do not manage summer rentals. Please call the Outer Banks Board of Realtors for a listing of companies who manage summer rentals.

How do I lease a property?

The first step is submitting a rental application. Once we receive your application, we’ll guide you through the rest of the process.

  • Apply and Pay Application Fee Online (link to online application)
  • Print and Mail Application with Check or Money Order to our office in Kill Devil Hills
    3118 N Croatan Hwy Ste 103, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.
  • Apply in Person and pay application fee at one of our offices
    Frisco – 52327 NC Highway 12, Frisco, NC 27936
    Kill Devil Hills – 3118 N Croatan Hwy, Ste 103, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.
  • Apply in Person and pay application fee at Our Office in Frisco – 52327 NC Highway 12, Frisco, NC 27936 or Kill Devil Hills – 3118 N Croatan Hwy Ste 103, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.
How much is the application fee?

It is $35.00 per applicant.

Are all occupants who will be living at the home required to fill out an application?

Yes. Each adult, 18 years of age or older, who will be residing at the property must complete an application and pay the application fee.

Can I email the application to you?

No. Applications must be done online, sent in the mail or submitted in person along with the application fee.

How much is the security deposit?

This is different for each property. It is typically equal to the amount of two months rent. NOTE: Security deposit is not and cannot be used for rent. It can only be released after your lease has ended.

Can I give you a check or advance to hold a home?

No. The only way to secure a property is to sign a lease and pay the security deposit.

What is the usual length of a lease?

Our leases are for one year.

Are utilities included in the rent?

No. Unless otherwise noted, all utilities are the responsibility of the tenant. We will provide you with contact information for the utility companies.

What does "Pets Negotiable" mean?

The property owner must approve your pet. When applying for the property, please include detailed information about your pet. This will be presented to the property owner for his/her decision.

Is there a pet fee?

Yes. We charge a $150.00 non-refundable fee per pet.

How do I pay rent?

Rent payments can be made via the online Tenant Portal, by check or money order in person, by mail, or in the after hours drop box. CASH IS NOT ACCEPTED

When is rent due?

Rent is due the 1st of each month. It is late after the 5th of the month.

Is there a penalty for paying after the 5th of the month?

Yes. There is a 5% late fee.

2 Locations

Frisco Location
52327 NC Highway 12
Frisco, NC 27936

Kill Devil Hills Location
3118 N Croatan Highway
Suite 103
​Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

 

Contact Us

252.995.5500

252.256.1930 (after hours)

info@colonyrealtycorp.com

Office Hours

Frisco | Tuesday - Friday
​9:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.

Kill Devil Hills | Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.