Explore New Bern, NC

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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The North Carolina History Education Center  is coming to New Bern N.C.  This new 60+ million dollar project is getting ready to begin.  Construction site work starts this August.  There thousand loads of fill will be hauled into the downtown area located on the Trent River, bordered by Metcalf a...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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All around North Carolina Retail stores are ready for the big weekend. The seventh annual tax free weekend for back to school supplies is once again expected to be a big shopping event. Parents are planning to purchase all the supplies they will need for a year and get that dollar bill as far as ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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They say a picture is worth a thousand words, however due to the large number of homes for sale in the Neuse River Region Association of REALTORS® maybe the word "picture" should be replaced with "graph". We are in the middle of a BUYER'S MARKET and based on sales so far this year I suspect that ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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The buyers market continues to hang on for the second year here in New Bern.  Inventory levels are high, buyers are few in numbers and the bottom and top ranges of the market is where we are seeing movement. One the high end we have seen 1 million plus home sell this quarter which brings the tota...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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It appears that financing is getting harder for buyers to put together to get the home that they are wanting.  In the market that I work in, located in eastern North Carolina, this is where the money came from from July 2007-July 2008. Cash 15.5%       VA   21%     Conventional  56.5%     FHA 5.6...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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PRUDENTIAL VALUE RANGE MARKETING - This home is marketed in the price range $244,900- $284,876 Sellers will entertain offers in the price range. GREAT HOME, GREAT PRICE!   Sonja Babic | Prudential Clear Water Realty | sonja@suddenlink.net | 252/617-0861 437 Gatewood Dr., New Bern, NC Welcome to y...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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Plans are well under way for the 2008 Neuse River Bridge Run on Saturday 18, 2008.  The event features 2 different courses and 3 events.  The 10k course starts in Bridgeton and finishes at Union Point Park, 6.2 miles. The 5k run and walk will start at Union Point and proceed through the historic ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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New Bern High School's Junior ROTC unit was recently  recognized as a " distinguished unit with academic honors."  Only 10 % of NJROTC units in the world gain this recognition with the academic honors included. The New Bern NJROTC completed more than 3,000 community service hours this year.  One ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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Springhill Suites will be the name of the new hotel being erected on Hotel Drive in New Bern.  The 5 story building will increase the hotel room inventory in New Bern by 109 rooms.   Currently there are about 860 rooms available in New Bern. The hotel is located close to Hwy 70 exit and entry ram...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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New Bern has the distinction of being the first capital of North Carolina and is the second oldest town in the state. Governor William Tryon had "Tryon Palace" constructed  between 1767-1770. Tryon Palace was the first state capital building but was destroyed by fire in 1798.  The current Tryon P...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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Independence Day events on Friday New Bern Union Point Park 3 p.m. - Park opens, with food, music, crafts, displays and activities for children including an inflatable park 7 to 9 p.m. - 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band 9:15 p.m. - Fireworks Havelock City Park 5 p.m. - Opening ceremony 5:15 p.m. - S...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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A public groundbreaking for the North Carolina History Education Center is scheduled for 5 p.m. Friday. The event will be the culmination of more than a decade of work by Tryon Palace Historic Sites and Gardens staff and local and state advocates of history education It begins with a 5 p.m. perfo...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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p>    Your North Carolina Broker Sonja Babic 252-617-0861 www.SonjaBabic.com  Sonja Babic with Prudential Clear Water Realty is your New Bern and North Carolina Real Estate Broker! Looking for waterfront, historic or golf? We have it all! Conveniently located and with so much to offer New Bern i...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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  - Complimentary Hotel Room, $5,000 Discount, and    Early Appointment for Priority Reservation    Holders. - Personal One on One Attention - Delicious Southern Cuisine Will Be Catered - No Pressure  This will be the first time anyone will have the opportunity to take a tour of RiverShore. This ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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There will be plenty of fun for the entire gang at Union Point and on the Neuse and Trent Rivers Saturday May 31, 2008 from 8 a.m. and ending with the "Rubber Duck Race" at 5 p.m. This is an annual event that celeberates the importance and delight that these water resources bring to the area and ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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I was reading some information from the National Association of REALTORS® "Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers 2007"the other day. I got some interesting information that I'd like to credit the N.A.R.® with and pass on. I wonder if the homeowner attempting to sell their own property remembers the ...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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Work is continuing on the "43 connector" in New Bern...The last girder for this bridge/overpass  at Hwy 70 east was set the night of June 3, 2008.  This project has a projected cost of 38 million dollars.  When complete this roadway will make access to Bosch and other businesses in this area easi...

By Homer Ray, Eastern NC Homes
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Craven Regional Medical Center is our hospital.  It has approx. 313 beds for patients that need medical attention requiring hospitalization.   CRMC is undergoing an expansion program to provide even better services for the public.  Construction is underway to add one floor to the older main build...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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We finally have a Dunkin Donuts! Since Tuesday New Bern's Dunkin Donuts lovers don't have to drive to Havelock any more. We have a new store located conveniently in Taberna just of HWY 70. I don't know about you but this is a BIG NEWS for me and I hope I will see you there soon.  The New Bern sto...

By Sonja Babic, New Bern NC, PRIME Realty NC, LLC
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                                The 1910 Seth Thomas-model clock, which operated in downtown New Bern from 1911 to 1999, was moved by the Eastern North Carolina chapter of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors Saturday. It will now reside in the Fireman's Museum o The 14-foot-tal...

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