New Bern NC Waterfront
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Gazebo, shown above, is located in historic downtown New Bern in
one of the many city parks that have river access. At this point the Trent and
Neuse Rivers converge and eventually form the widest river
in the United States. Sailing, boating, and fishing are
among the favorite pastimes in New Bern.
The beautiful river and close proximity to the beaches of Eastern NC are just
a few of the many reasons so many folks find New Bern an
attractive retirement destination.
Keep scrolling down to learn more about why New Bern NC is a great place to call
New Bern was settled in 1710 and is rich in history.
The downtown area has many
homes and buildings of historic significance.
Click on the History links, on the links bar, to learn more about the history of New Bern.
New Bern, NC has a plethora of festivals, parades, and assorted activities going on year around. In the
Summer and Fall, downtown New Bern comes alive. Music in the
park, three very active civic theaters', Jazz on the deck at
the Hilton, ghost tours, and much more. There is always something exciting going
on. Visit the "The North Carolina History
Museum". To view a New Bern Calendar of Events,
Of course everyone must see the Tryon Palace while they visit New Bern. New Bern was the colonial capital of North
Carolina and the governor's mansion was located here. Click
on the picture of the Tryon Palace for more information. The NC
History Museum is a must see while in New Bern.
Click Here for more information
on the Tryon Palace History Museum.
Learn about times past in New Bern from locals. This Facebook page has an amazing collection of old photos.
It's fun to reminisce
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is located about 35 minutes from Morehead City and
the Atlantic Ocean.Marine Corp Air Station Cherry
Point is only 20 minutes away. The Pamlico Sound,
which has the big water required for serious sailors, is 20 or so
miles away. New Bern is centrally located between
Florida and the northern states and has a mild climate and
lots of water.
New Bern NC has an exceptional regional airport with daily direct flights to
Atlanta and Charlotte.
Click on the
Airplane to get
information on flights to and from New Bern. Located just across
the Trent River from downtown it is just minutes away from most of the neighborhoods.
has an excellent regional hospital with over 340 beds and
200 physicians. They have a comprehensive heart center that
performs coronary bypass and catheterization. In addition they
have dedicated units for cancer, intensive care, women's
care, and pediatric care. The diagnostic center provides
radiography, MRI, CT scanning, stereotactic mammography, bone
densitometry and many other test.
Need help finding a physician?
Call Physician finder 252-633-8102.
What makes New Bern such a great place to live?
Many things, but most of all it is the people.
People from all walks of life and from all parts of the country.
Many people that have moved here give back to the community by
volunteering for one of the many non profits that work to make
the world a better place to live.
The folks moving here have a wide range of interest. As a result New Bern has a
taste of cultural experiences that you would normally only
find in a larger metropolitan area.
Whether it is music, theatre, fishing, antique cars, computers, astronomy,
bridge, tennis, whatever your hobbies might be, you are sure to
find others that share your passion.
Click here to see
a list of clubs, organizations, and non profits in New Bern, and the surrounding area.
Attention Real Estate Investors
New Bern is a Great place to invest in Real Estate. The
Tyson Group are your experts in both commercial and residential
Real Estate investment property. Jana Tyson is one of the only CCIM Brokers in the New Bern area. Call Steve 252-514-9157 to learn More about Commercial Real Estate opportunities.
Looking for help with a 1031 Tax Exchange Property? Click the link below.
1031 Tax Exchange
Remodel an existing home? Or
buy a new home?
You love New Bern-You love the house, but it needs a larger master bedroom and a
Carolina room. Can one be added to this home? How much would this
I will be glad
to give you professional input about remodeling an
existing home. In addition to being a Real Estate Broker I
have been a licensedGeneral Contractorsince 1982 and have built or remodeled over 200 homes.
Want of see a list of Bank Owned Properties in New Bern
and ask me to send you a list of Bank Owned Properties.
Top 10 Best Reasons to
buy Real Estate in New Bern NC today.
selection. There are quite a few homes for sale in New
Bern. Although we are faring better than most of the country we
still have an excellent selection of homes available in various
No bidding wars. In 2005, 2006, and 2007
buyers often had bidding wars on homes for sale in New
Bern. This is rarely the case today. It is a buyers market, so take advantage while you can.
You can make an offer. Not long ago
you were wasting your time to make an offer on a home for sale in
New Bern that was below the asking price. Not the case today.
Sellers are more receptive to below asking price offers.
More time to make decisions. In the
turbulent times of a few years ago you needed to decide fast if
you found a home for sale that you liked. Today a buyer has the
time to think it through and make sure you are making the right
More new homes to choose
from. In the past, some markets were so hot that there
were lotteries to buy new homes. Builders could not build
them fast enough. Not so today. Let Realtor Steve Tyson help you
find a new home at today's low interest rates.
Home Repair request are taken seriously by
sellers. Sold as is was a common phrase a few years ago.
Today sellers are more inclined to make repairs reported on home
Not as many investors buying up real
estate. As many as one third of properties sold in 2005
and 2006 were sold to investors that were speculating on the
housing market and driving up prices.
Interest rates are stupid low. The
interest rates today are at a 50 year low. This makes buying a
home a very attractive alternative to renting. In addition, for
those with good credit there are some special programs in place
to encourage home ownership.
Instant equity. Today's slower
market is requiring some homeowners to fire sale their homes
which can result in a buyer acquiring instant equity.
New Bern Neighborhoods. The
slower real estate market might open up some neighborhoods to you
that would have been out of your price range a year ago.