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REAL ESTATE in NEW BERN

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NEIGHBORHOODS & Communities
* Waterfront & Boating Communities
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* Historic Districts in New Bern
Steps to Buy or Sell NC Real Estate
* Home Buyer Tax Credit Info*
BUYING New Bern Homes & Land
* SEARCH All Listings in local MLS
* Homes for Sale under $100,000
* Homes for Sale from $100-200,000
* Homes for Sale from $200-300,000
* Homes for Sale from $300-400,000
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* Homes with First Floor Master Suite
* LUXURY Homes for Sale > $400,000
* WATERFRONT Property for Sale
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* LOTS & LAND for Sale in our Area
SELLING New Bern Homes & Land 
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RELOCATION TO NEW BERN NC

Planning to relocate or retire to New Bern NC? See our Table of Contents.

Bob Bartram of CENTURY 21 Zaytoun-Raines, is an expert in helping newcomers retiring or relocating to the New Bern area. He can help you find the right neighborhoods, amenities and homes, and direct you on how to find recreational and cultural activities that match your interests.
To buy the perfect home in New Bern or sell your New Bern home if you're moving away, call Bob Bartram today at (252) 636-7313 for immediate assistance.  
For print or email responses, simply fill out our confidential New Bern Real Estate Requirements Form, and the Bartram Team will get back to you very quickly.

We have all the information you need for planning your future in relaxed New Bern NC.  Our web site, the first and biggest in eastern NC, gives you absolutely everything you've wondered about--from homes to taxes to activities to health care and schools.

Are you military or a defense contractor transferring to Cherry Point MCAS or Camp LeJeune? (Click here for additional information specifically for military relocation and retirement) 

Are you a retiree looking for the  "good life" in a relaxed home town?   Or are you a professional relocating to New Bern for a new job or new relaxed lifestyle?

Then relocating or retiring to New Bern NC will be the easiest move you've ever made! Whether you're a military professional or a civilian, the New Bern Life is one that appeals to everyone.  RETIREES: Visit our New Bern Retirement page for additional info for you.

TABLE of CONTENTS- New Bern Relocation Resources:

On this page you can find our exclusive insider tips and click on links for help with every step in your relocation to the New Bern NC area, including the following New Bern Relocation topics:

I. HOW and WHY to COME to NEW BERN NC (click here):

  • DIRECTIONS AND TRAVEL: Travel and lodging information for New Bern.
     

  • WHY NEW BERN: Read below about Making the decision to move to New Bern and learning about  the New Bern life, whether you're relocating for retirement, military, a new job or a change of pace. Find info on weather, schools, health care, taxes, activities and more.

II. SETTING up HOUSE in NEW BERN (click here):

III. YOUR FIRST 30 DAYS in NEW BERN (click here):

Find information on everything you need to get through your first 30 days in New Bern, including: getting a NC Driver's license and license plates; registering to vote; locating health care for you and your pets; setting up elder care and government and social services; finding local businesses and restaurants and more.

IV. SETTLING IN TO LIFE IN NEW BERN (click here):

Now that you've moved in, read on how to settle into the New Bern Life from meeting other newcomers, finding activities, exploring the beaches, even catching a movie, and generally creating a great new life in beautiful New Bern, North Carolina!

WELCOME, NEIGHBOR!


NEW BERN RELOCATION RESOURCES

I. HOW and WHY to COME TO NEW BERN:


II. SETTING UP HOUSE in NEW BERN:

  • Ease the pain of moving to a new area with New Bern Relocation Services.

    • Contact BB&T bank's excellent Relocation Department for packets of useful information for relocating to New Bern, from maps to driver's handbooks and more. PLUS they help you hook up all your utilities! Contact Debbie Hargett, BB&T's New Bern Relocation Specialist, at (252) 638-7188.


III. YOUR FIRST 30 DAYS in NEW BERN:

  • Get your NC vehicle title, tags and registration.

    • NC law requires that you notify the NC Division of Motor Vehicles (NC DMV) of any change of address within 30 days. This also means that within 30 days of moving to NC, out-of-state drivers will have get their car registered, titled, and tagged in NC, and then get NC Driver's License. How do you do this?

      Read NC vehicle registration requirements on the DMV web site
       

    • NC DRIVER'S LICENSE: To apply for your vehicle title and registration you will need to first obtain your North Carolina Driver License.
       

    • NC LIABILITY INSURANCE: You must obtain NC Liability Insurance on your vehicle(s) to register. Make sure you change over your auto insurance to your New Bern address before starting this process.

      • Show proof your vehicle has current valid NC liability auto insurance. Your insurance company usually informs the NC DMV when you switch over, but to make sure, you should request an FS-1 form (the North Carolina Certificate of Liability Insurance form) from your insurance company to show current valid coverage.
         

    • OTHER ITEMS TO BRING WITH YOU AND PAYMENT METHODS: Bring your current out-of-state title and tags and NC driver's license. Also bring a checkbook, cash or Visa or Master Card. No debit cards are accepted.
       

    • WHERE TO GET YOUR TAGS IN NEW BERN: Get your NC vehicle title and registration at the NC License Plate Agency located at 2505 Neuse Blvd in the Town Park Plaza shopping center across from the Neuse Blvd movie theaters. Hours are M-F 9am-5pm Tel. (252) 637-4524. Fax: (252) 637-4524.
       

    • NC INSPECTION: You'll have 10 days to get your vehicle inspected after you get your provisional title.


IV. Settling In and Getting to Know New Bern, NC:


 


Federal Fair Housing Act Media Notice

All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise ``any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make any such preference, limitation, or discrimination.'' We will not knowingly accept or use any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis.


 
CENTURY 21 Zaytoun-Raines Real Estate
312 South Front Street
New Bern, NC 28560
 
CENTURY 21 Zaytoun-Raines is a real estate brokerage firm licensed by the NC Real Estate Commission that has been providing brokerage services since 1979.


Bob Bartram
Broker/ REALTOR (R)
(252) 636-7313

CENTURY 21 Centurion Honor Society & Quality Service Award Winner starting in 1999

 
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National Association of REALTORS (R)

 


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, selling a home or land, buying or selling investment property, custom homes or new construction, waterfront property or parcels of land or buildable lots. Bob can help you find the right neighborhood and amenities, and discover activities and recreation to help you feel at home in beautiful and friendly New Bern, North Carolina!

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