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Real Estate Facts for Carteret County NC --- Looking forward... Glorious sunrise! There are currently 170 single family homes on the market in Carteret County that are listed for more than 1 million. There are 35 homes listed for over 2 million.In the past 6 months, 13 homes have sold for in excess of 1 million. Only one home has sold for over 2 million. In the past 6 months 700 homes sold for less than 1 million. There are 1577 active residential listings in the MLS today. That is a 13 month supply.In the past 6 months 187 condos have sold. (2 comments)
Fishing is a way of life in the coastal areas of North Carolina. Whether a serious angler or a recreational fisher, this past January added a necessary fishing license for Coastal Recreational Fishing. Dont get "caught" without it! If you are over the age of 16, fishing in the public waters of NC, you will now need a license issued by the North Carolina Division of marine Fisheries. 1-800-682-2632 These areas include the sounds, coastal rivers and their tributaries, surf fishing and pier fishing. All shore fishing out to 3 miles in the ocean. There is a 10 day license ( $5 typically (2 comments)
Indian Beach and Salter Path- The "Twin Cities" - 03/25/07 09:54 AM
Nestled in the middle of Bogue Banks is the waterfront community of Salter Path and Indian Beach. With a big pupolation of 92 full time residents the annual attraction of vacationers from all around boosts this sleepy towns economy during tourist season. Great things are happening here as new construction has begun and the settlers are welcoming this growth open armed. Known as a a fishermans wharf, this area once was the location of local trade swapping mullet for corn and sweet potatoes. Still a fishing haven, on any given day you will see local oysters, shirmp and fresh catch being (0 comments)
Coming out of the Closet- I Am Not As Green as I Should Be - 03/24/07 03:09 PM
With a little push , I have been forced to face my selfish comfort zone of living "large" (as in the newfound term Carbon Footprint) and feeling..well..guilty! I was raised by wonderful parents that instilled conservation on a daily basis- "Turn the light off", "that is enough water" , "dont litter" and "dont waste your food, take what you are going to eat, there are starving children...". I am sure we all have heard these terms and maybe some of us feel that we contribute to helping the planet by continuing to do these small tasks.. But, seriously, who are we kidding (5 comments)
I have been tracking member count just to see how quickly we are growing and am very impressed with the past weeks leap of almost 1,000 members in less than 7 days! AR Growing with Leaps and Bounds! 9:00am EST March 17, 2007 We hit 21,000 Members 9:20am EST March 18, 2007 Members: 21,204 - 530 Online Now 8:30am EST March 19, 2007 Members: 21,281 - 424 Online Now 3:00 pm EST March 19, 2007 Members: 21,352 - 1,047 Online Now 8:00pm EST March 20,2007 (3 comments)
Atlantic Beach NC is such a great place to get away! Many, many, visitors to Carteret County are second home owners that jump in the car at the end of a hectic work week, hop on the highway and arrive at the Crystal Coast in a relatively short amount of time. The sea breeze and blue skies melt away the past weeks stresses and come Monday- batteries are recharged and it is just a quick trip back home. This is a common lifestyle for NC residents. Owning in Carteret County offer the best pricing on the coast, reasonable tax rates and (2 comments)
Happy St Patricks Day ! Honoring the Family I have Married into- The Connors, of Western PA. Coal Mining was the way of life for this family of Irish Descent. Once rooted, the Connors raised the next generation locally and my father inlaw earned his college degree . Now the father of my husband, my father in law, Bill Connors, taught high school and became a well recognized name in Western PA football. With State Championships and Hall of Fame induction, football also became the career field of my husband, Jeff. Jeff played for his father in HS, attended the same college, Salem , (18 comments)
Shift Happens....I must share this with my AR Friends - 03/16/07 11:55 AM
My Broker in Charge sent this and I thought AR would appreciate the forwarding of the following video. It is certainly worth your 5-6 minutes, it is titled Did You Know .It is mind blowing. This Will Get You Thinking We are living in exponential times. Does this scare you or intrigue you? Do you worry about the future generations and their sense of purpose in the work force ? The power of the net is immeasurable. This video really got me thinking. I have teens headed to college. Hearing that what they learn the first yr of study will be outdated by the third year (6 comments)
Looking for a Change in Scenery ?? How About a Career Move? - 03/09/07 06:02 PM
Carteret County is one of NC's Best Kept Secrets. There has been slow growth from northern residents looking for a lower tax base and warmer weather, retirees looking to get out of the hectic, over populated cities and find recreation with year round golf and boating/fishing. Why wait to retire .....live your dream now. Carteret County is hosting a Career Expo. Bring your resume, and a good attitude...we're looking for new residents and invite you to consider working (and playing) in our piece of heaven!
Expo Location: Crystal Coast Civic Center March 22, 2007This annual event showcases the career opportunities available all (0 comments)
This condo offers fantastic views of the Atlantic Ocean as well as the great attraction to the community-The Funpark- Enjoy the waterslide / pool after a long walk on the beach and a swim in the waves. Atlantic Beach is a straight drive from Raleigh NC. Located in Carteret County, Atlantic Beach . With a laid back atmosphere with athe ambiance of yester years, Atlantic Beach will certainly appeal to you. Forget about the hectic bustle of the work week. purchase your getaway condo here at:A PLACE AT THE BEACH! This unit just hit the market- 2 bedrooms, two baths, large living dining (0 comments)
19th Annual Crystal Coast Home and Garden Show This Weekend ! - 03/02/07 09:15 AM
March 3,4 and 5th: Crystal Coast Home and Garden Show Directions to the event This is a fantastic way to gather ideas and see current trends for home and garden application.With over 65 exhibitors under one roof, it makes for a popular annual event here in Morehead City NC. Building a Home ?- Visit the Home and Garden Show for up to date applications of products you may be considering. Remodeling a Home ?- Learn from the experts and maybe a few how-to resources may get you started on your project. Selling a Home this Spring ?-Certainly with the (1 comments)
Thank You Ms Corcoran for Letting Everyone Know The Sky Is Not Falling! AR Member and well recognized Author, Real Estate Goddess and Speaker Barbara Corcoran was interviewed today on The Today Show. She put a smart perspective on the Real Estate Market of Spring 2007: She noted on letting buyers know that now is the time to buy, the sky is not falling and useful tips on presenting offers- Yes- Buy now, as prices are recovering and may lead to a spike in the future. Let them know you love the house then give them a lowball Make the offer price an odd number as the sellers (16 comments)
Idea for "Touching" your Clients Heart with Video Message (watch the video) - 03/01/07 02:49 PM
I wanted to pass this inspirational short clip along. I received it via an email today from World Properties Int'l with this short note: "Winter is just about over (Daylight Savings starts early this year as well - March 11) and a strong home buying and selling season is coming rapidly upon us, but before you get wrapped up in the sales' hustle and bustle of the season, take a moment to reflect on one of the truly important times in one's life." Of course, I was touched and appreciative of this kind, heart warming message being forwarded my way. I wanted to share (3 comments)
Eastern NC-- Ive got you covered !
Listing and selling Pitt County - Greenville/ Winterville Farmville and surrounding areas ...
Carteret County- the Crystal Coast- .. Atlantic Beach, Morehead City, Newport Beaufort, Emerald Isle, Indian Beach, Salter Path,
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Thinking of retiring, a second home, investment, a lifestyle change, custom building, downsizing ?
Give me a call, today! 252-342-7066
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