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Corolla is still in the running for being the 100th, and final community ti get a charter school in North Carolina, The Corolla Education Foundation sent an application to the Office of Charter Schools in Raleigh back in February. Representative Owens and Senator Basnight both sent in letters of support for WEVS to the Office oof Charter Schools in Raleigh. At that time they were competing with 16 other applicants. Last Week the Office of Charter Schools a review board voted on the 17 applications, and WEVS was one of the 6 to make it to the final round. The applications have now (2 comments)
Priced at $299,900 Escape The Pavement and enjoy this charming 3rd row house in Swan Beach. This house has about 800 feet of ocean views. Enjoy the privacy and serenityof the Atlantic Ocean & the Corolla Wild Horses.The house offers 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and a ocean views from just about every room in the house. The ground floor has covered parking with dry entry as well as a spacious outside shower with access to the half bath via its own dry entry.Swan Beach is an oceanfront community about 3 miles from Route 12 and (2 comments)
One of the things that still has not been announced yet for the possible Mid-Currituck Bridge is where should it land?
Bob Green of www.OBXGreenPoll.com conducted a survey to find out what the public opinion was on where the Mid-Currituck Bridge should connect to the Outer Banks. Here are the results that were email to me. Who Responded to the Survey? 272 residents and non-resident property owners participated in the Mid-Currituck Bridge Landing Survey, the largest number to date for any of the Green Poll community studies. The response was also notably inclusive of Currituck Outer Banks neighborhoods and subdivisions. (0 comments)
Crews Move Ship Wreckage in Corolla, NC - 04/11/10 12:33 PM
Earlier this week the wooden ribs of possibly the oldest shipwreck to be found on the Outer banks of North Carolina were moved. Uncovered this winter, the remains were moved from the beach in Corolla, NC where it has been resting for maybe three hundred years.
Here is a link to a local news report about the event that was broadcast on Chanel 13 WVEC Hampton Roads (5 comments)
Houses: The Top Ten Best Buys in Carova, NC (April 2010) - 04/08/10 05:53 PM
I went through & researched every house listed in Carova and compiled a new top 10. I will update them on my blog monthly, and anyone in the area can pick up a print out of them at my Carova office (2254 Teal Rd.). The Top 10 House Best Buys In Carova MLS #65342 3 Bed 1/1 Bath 2332 Ocean Sands Rd. Fix-R-Upper in X flood zone $78,000
MLS #53533 4 Bed 2/0 Bath 2379 Ocean Sands Rd. Wooded Lot on 1/3 Acre $241,000
MLS #61948 3 Bed 2/0 Bath 2019 Sea Gull Rd. New Construction & LOMA on file $249,900 (0 comments)
People who have been coming to The Outer Banks of North Carolina should be aware of some "Green" changes that have happened since last Summer. The obvious change they will notice is that when they go shopping they will be getting paper not plastic. The legislature passed a ban on plastic bags on the Outer Banks about 9 months ago. The changes that are not as obvious, but are important for out of state vacationers to know, is that North Carolina has made it illegal to throw away plastic bottles or aluminum cans into their land fills. The ban on aluminum cans (1 comments)
March Market Update from Carova, NC - 04/04/10 05:17 AM
2010 is showing to be a great year for real estate sales in Carova, NC. January has seen more sales than any other January since 2006., and February had just as many sell this year as in 2009. Here is a list what what has sold this past month. If you want want to see what have sold for the entire year you can go to my website athttp://CarovaSolds.4x4RE.com
3-1-10 --- 1998 Sandfiddler Rd. --- $605,000
3-17-10 --- 2393 Sandfiddler Rd. --- $885,000 This list is comprised of data from multiple real estate firms.
April's GREEN Action Tips - 04/02/10 01:27 PM
LESS IS MORE - Outdoor Watering Reduce Wasted Water Did You Know? · Outdoor water use can account for up to 50% of total water use for a home during the summer months. · Homes with automated irrigation systems are more likely to overuse outdoor water (i.e. wasted water running down sidewalk). · Over irrigation can damage plants or make them unhealthy. · Over-watered plants are more susceptible to disease and pest infestation. (Personally, I have killed more plants from over-watering than under-watering.) What You Can Do: · Mulch - Mulch holds moisture in the soil and prevents evaporation from (9 comments)
All about what life is like living in Carova; the only place I know on the East Coast where you can live at the beach, away from commercialization, and among wild horses.
Author Bio: Jean-Paul Peron Has been selling Real Estate full-time since 2004 and has been licensed in Delaware, Maryland, and North Carolina. J-P now resides on the northern most section of the Outer Banks called Carova where he focuses all of his time in helping clients & neighbors.
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