Carolina Colours

Coastal Middle North Carolina
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    Carolina Colours NC Welcome Center

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    Carolina Colours NC Entrance

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    Carolina Colours NC Social Pavilion

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    Carolina Colours NC Golf Course Homes

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    Carolina Colours NC Golf Course Home

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    Carolina Colours NC Lake

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    Carolina Colours NC Golf Course Home

  • Carolina Colours NC Golf Course

    Carolina Colours NC Golf Course

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    Carolina Colours NC Golf Course Layout

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Carolina Colours is one of the pedestrian friendly, New Bern golf courses built within a master planned community. The 18 hole golf course designed by William R. Love opened in 2010. The natural wooded setting includes rolling hills, creeks, forested wetlands, protected wildlife habitats and accent lakes. The topography of the Carolina Colours golf course is gentle and easy for players of all skill levels. Buyers searching for North Carolina coastal communities will find the region's mild year round weather attractive.

CAROLINA COLOURS AMENITIES

  • 18 Hole Championship Golf Course designed by William R. Love
  • Social Pavilion
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Community Parks

The New Bern NC golf course borders 25 acre Carolina Lake and is adjacent to the Activity Campus, the community's central gathering place owned by the Carolina Colours Association Inc. The Social Pavilion at the Activity Campus is home to a temporary fitness center, the Sports Bar & Grill and the Grand Gathering Room for weddings and larger community events. Outdoor events take place year round on the Towne Lawn and Lake at Carolina Colours. A swim, tennis, fitness center, pro-shop and retail complex with a Harris Teeter grocery store are planned at one of the New Bern coastal retirement communities High speed fiber optic telecommunication are installed underground providing top notch communication services to the new homes in New Bern NC.

The development is located about 40 miles west of the Outer Banks. Commuters who fly often will find New Bern's Coastal Carolina Regional Airport on the list of Top 10 Stress Free Airports. Quality medical care is convenient at Craven Regional Medical Center. People searching for North Carolina coastal communities are drawn to the area for year round golf, boating on the protected Pamlico Sound and because of quick access to the Interstate 95 corridor. One of the largest national forests on the east coast is Croatan National Forest and is located across the street from Carolina Colours, providing additional hiking trails and outdoor adventures in a protected forest.

For New Bern NC golf courses, Carolina Colours has a busy social club calendar filled with golf tournaments, charity fund raisers, dinner parties and seasonal events. Of the 750 homes planned, approximately 150 new homes in New Bern NC have been built to date. Cottage homes for sale with nature views, lakeside and golfside scenery start in the low $200k's. Lots for sale may be available in the mid $50k's. Approved home builders include Tab Premium Built Homes, Jason Arthur Construction, American Homesmith, Mike Maher Construction and Johnson Homes.

Creekside Elementary School is part of the Carolina Colours neighborhood. H J MacDonald Middle School, New Bern High School and The Epiphany School more best schools nearby. 

Our real estate score for Carolina Colours in New Bern North Carolina is 76.

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Carolina ColoursYour score:84 / 100Reviews:18

Property Owner Reviews

Property Owner: Bruce28562CC
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 28562CC4
Great community but would like to have swimming pool and tennis courts completed
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
60/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:80/100
Property Owner: 28562CC8
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:86/100
Property Owner: 28562CC1
Developer said we could only build 1 of 5 homes then sold out to another builder who builds for $100-$250 cheaper than ours
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
60/100
Developer Creditability:
20/100
HOA/POA Dues:
20/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
60/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
20/100
Social Clubs:
20/100
Average:33/100
Property Owner: Alvin28562
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
60/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:94/100
Property Owner: 28562CC9
Looked at many places in North Carolina before selecting Carolina Colours
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:83/100
Property Owner: 28562CC2
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Benjamin28562CC
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Robert28562CC
Outstanding community in design and development; something for the lifestyle of everyone
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 28562CC5
Great place to live
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:90/100

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Our Score:
Silver
76/100
Your Score:
Platinum
84 / 100

Property Owner Reviews

Property Owner: Anonymous
The people make it the happiest community to live.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 28562CC3
Item #2 will be 5 star once pool & tennis courts are installed. This community is one of the best in Eastern North Carolina.
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 28562CC2
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 28562CC4
Great community but would like to have swimming pool and tennis courts completed
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
60/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:80/100
Property Owner: Bruce28562CC
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 28562CC6
Very friendly neighborhood. A lot of participation for all events. We love it here at Carolina Colours!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 28562CC9
Looked at many places in North Carolina before selecting Carolina Colours
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
80/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:83/100
Property Owner: Anonymous
Warning!! If you value flexibility in being able to select your own TV, phone, and internet service - DO NOT live in this neighborhood! Nothing but problems and sloooowwww speeds with internet. I've lived in this neighborhood for 8 years and it has been nothing but problems!!!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
40/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
20/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:71/100
Property Owner: Benjamin28562CC
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 28562CC5
Great place to live
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:90/100

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Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
9miles
100/100
Nearest State Park:
14 miles
80/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
7 miles
100/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
6 miles
80/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
4 miles
100/100
Nearest College:
8 miles
100/100
Nearest Landfill:
15 miles
40/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
126 miles
100/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
60/100
Fitness Center:
60/100
Social Clubs:
60/100
Walking Trails:
60/100

Curb Appeal

Gated Entrance:
No
Streets Paved:
Yes
60/100
Street Lighting:
Underground
60/100
Landscaping:
Enhanced
60/100
Architecture Style:
Traditional American
Water:
City
Sewer:
City
Natural Gas:
Yes

Developer Credibility

Ken Kirkman, Founder of Carolina Creek LLC has more than 30 years of legal and real estate development experience in the coastal region of North Carolina. Ken Kirkman began developing Carolina Colours in 2005. As a full time resident of Carolina Colours, Ken Kirkman is involved with the daily operations and management of this New Bern golf community.

Early in development, Ken Kirkman sold 20 acres of the community designated as Carolina Commons to a builder who planned to build urban condominiums and townhomes. The builder went belly up forcing Carolina Commons into foreclosure. The banks recently began to finish construction of the homes which were started in Carolina Commons.

100/100

Sold Pricing

Mean Price (lot):
$69,063
Median Price (lot):
$69,000
Mode Price (lot):
$55,000
Mean Price (home):
$284,667
Median Price (home):
$260,500
Mode Price (home):
$0
Number of homes built:
115
According to public records in 2011, there were 17 closed sales at Carolina Colours; 9 single family homes and 8 lots.
Pricing updated annually for prior 12-24 month period. Mean price is defined as average sold price, Median price as middle sold price and Mode price is defined as most often sold price.

Taxes

County:
Craven
Real Estate:
0.0088%
Sales Tax:
7.75%
Southeast Average
Real Estate: 0.3579%
Sales Tax: 7.4%
The real estate tax millage rate has been converted for you to an annual percentage.

HOA/POA Annual Dues

Annual Dues:
$1,020

Annual Club Membership Dues

Golf:
$2,040
Southeast Average
Golf: $7,612
Sport: $2,280
Social: $4,835

Initiation Fees/Deposits

Golf:
$8,000
Southeast Average
Golf: $37,891
Sport: $10,087
Social: $17,469

Community Scorecard

Our Score:
Silver
76/100
Your Score:
Platinum
84 / 100

Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
9miles
100/100
Nearest State Park:
14 miles
80/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
7 miles
100/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
6 miles
80/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
4 miles
100/100
Nearest College:
8 miles
100/100
Nearest Landfill:
15 miles
40/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
126 miles
100/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
60/100
Fitness Center:
60/100
Social Clubs:
60/100
Walking Trails:
60/100

Curb Appeal

Gated Entrance:
No
Streets Paved:
Yes
60/100
Street Lighting:
Underground
60/100
Landscaping:
Enhanced
60/100
Architecture Style:
Traditional American
Water:
City
Sewer:
City
Natural Gas:
Yes

Developer Credibility

Ken Kirkman, Founder of Carolina Creek LLC has more than 30 years of legal and real estate development experience in the coastal region of North Carolina. Ken Kirkman began developing Carolina Colours in 2005. As a full time resident of Carolina Colours, Ken Kirkman is involved with the daily operations and management of this New Bern golf community.

Early in development, Ken Kirkman sold 20 acres of the community designated as Carolina Commons to a builder who planned to build urban condominiums and townhomes. The builder went belly up forcing Carolina Commons into foreclosure. The banks recently began to finish construction of the homes which were started in Carolina Commons.

100/100

Taxes

County:
Craven
Real Estate:
0.0088%
Sales Tax:
7.75%
Southeast Average
Real Estate: 0.3579%
Sales Tax: 7.4%
The real estate tax millage rate has been converted for you to an annual percentage.

HOA/POA Annual Dues

Annual Dues:
$1,020

Annual Club Membership Dues

Golf:
$2,040
Southeast Average
Golf: $7,612
Sport: $2,280
Social: $4,835

Initiation Fees/Deposits

Golf:
$8,000
Southeast Average
Golf: $37,891
Sport: $10,087
Social: $17,469