Carolina Colours Residents “Pick a Pig”

For those of you who have yet to experience a true North Carolinian version of the pig pick’n, you are in for a rare treat.  On a surprisingly cool July 11th Saturday evening, some seventy-two Carolina Colours residents gathered for a neighborhood pig pick’n .  The chosen gathering site was the Henna Place cul de sac, […]

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New Bern’s Farmer’s Market

A downtown New Bern NC landmark, the Farmer’s Market at 421 South Front Street, was established as an outlet for area farmers in 1984.  It is still delivering residents of New Bern and its neighborhoods such as Carolina Colours with locally grown fruits and vegetables, as well as an outlet for local crafts people.  But there is […]

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July Happenings In New Bern NC

Carolina Colours’ home town of New Bern, NC is full of life in July!  This historic coastal town offers fun-filled activities for people of all ages and interests including: July 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 – Tryon’s Tales for Tots : 10 – 11 am. Programs begin in the Visitor Center. $4 per child, adults FREE. Ages 3-5, with […]

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Kayaking the Waterways of Coastal North Carolina

When my wife Val and I bought property and moved to Carolina Colours, in New Bern NC a few years ago, we decided to try kayaking.  We discovered the Trent River Paddle Club, a very active group of pre-retiree and retiree kayakers who generally embarq on outings from Creekside Park, only minutes from Carolina Colours.   […]

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Thoughts on Community and Home Choices during Tough Economic Times

It is true that real estate prices (in New Bern NC and virtually everywhere else) have dropped during the ongoing economic slump, providing value opportunities unlike any that have been available for many years.  An unfortunate side effect of this trend is that many potential buyers, including retirees, are now looking purely for the property with the most […]

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Superb Location

Nestled in the charming and quaint New Bern, NC, this community provides a warm and relaxing retreat amidst nearby golf, shopping, parks and lakes.

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Our Properties

With forest, creek, golf, pond, lake and open settings, our homes ($220,000-$600,000) and home sites ($42,000-$125,000) can fit most budget and lifestyle preferences.

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1st Class Amenities

Whether it is great golf on the course rated by the impartial NC Golf Panel as the best accessible course in the central coastal area, pickle ball, tennis or swimming, Carolina Colours has it.

Lifestyle Amenities