Housing

Housing Market in Carteret County

housing market in carteret countyThe continued growth in Carteret County has fueled the construction of a wealth of housing in new residential developments and planned communities. The spectrum of housing ranges from upscale oceanfront properties; golf and gated communities with custom homes to a large number of homes in more traditional developments and in town neighborhoods. Townhouses, cluster homes, timeshares, beach rentals and apartment complexes provide substantial permanent, transient and temporary housing options. The County also has a large inventory of entry-level homes. In addition, the County features significant waterfront properties, and a number of areas offer former farm homes and acreage for a more rural lifestyle. Many homes in the County, especially in the towns are historic and are available for restoration. Lower property taxes and cost of living provide more housing options than other areas of North Carolina region. The community has averaged over 1,900 building permits in 2011 and 2012.

housing market in carteret county

Real Estate Selling Prices

YearAverage Residential Selling PriceAverage Condo/Townhome Selling PriceAverage Commercial Selling PriceAverage Land Selling PriceAverage Boat Slip Selling Price
2016$209,348$154,442$210,802$91,399 $41,062
2015 $204,606$167,390 $211,513$89,790 $38,474
2014$195,397 $145,090$205,369 $83,106 $35,757
2013$279,239 $233,914 $281,287$100,892 $53,482

Housing Market Report

DateActive ListingsNew ListingsSold ListingsMonth Inven.
Jan - 20171,17219510311.38
Dec - 20161,230 11911810.42
Nov - 20161,2891689813.15
Oct - 20161,31314012410.59
Sep - 20161,360 1831379.93
Aug - 20161,4061941559.07
Jul - 2016 1,46419613011.26
Jun - 20161,4982331868.05
May - 20161,463252 1629.03
Apr - 20161,47927313411.04
Mar - 2016142232811012.93
Feb - 20161,3752568715.8
Jan- 20161,3372258615.55
Dec - 20151,46212111312.94
Nov - 20151,519146 10115.04
Oct - 20151,61120113312.11
Sep - 2015 1,67620511414.7
Aug - 20151,703188 14711.59
Jul - 20151,574229 5628.11
Jun- 20151,72026116810.24
May - 20151,74627613413.03
Apr - 20151,69534813312.74
Mar - 20151,61130212512.89
Feb - 20151,5852629117.42

Source: Carteret County Association of Realtors

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