Current listings in Coastal NC: Golf community homes for sale under $500K


        To stay abreast of market conditions, we scan current prices of homes for sale in golf communities we have visited.  We have not inspected the homes and make no representation about their quality.  We list them for the purposes of comparison and to provide our readers with an idea of prices in comparable golf communities we can recommend.  If you would like more information about a particular community listed here, or more information about the coastal North Carolina area, please contact the editor.


Ocean Ridge Plantation, Sunset Ridge, NC, 3 BR, 2 BA "garden home" on the 15th green of Lion's Paw Golf Club.  Listed at $439,000


St. James Plantation, Southport, NC, 4 BR, 3 BA brick home on 8th fairway of Founders Club.  4 season porch with golf views.  $450,000


Rivers Edge Plantation, Shallotte, NC, 4 BR, 3 ½ BA "gallery town home" with views of 10th green on Arnold Palmer course.  $469,900.


Brunswick Forest, Leland, NC, 4 BR, 3 BA, brick home with views of protected forest.  New Tim Cate course just opened.  $449,500.


Winding River Plantation, Bolivia, NC, 5 BR, 3 + 2 half BA, overlooks 3rd fairway of Ibis course at Carolina National.  $469,000


Sea Trail Plantation, Sunset Beach, NC, 3 BR, 3 BA one-story living with swimming pool in backyard and views of Oyster Bay golf course. $449,900


Albemarle Plantation, Hertford, NC, 3 BR, 2 ½ BA with views of Sound Links golf course.  $480,000


Taberna, New Bern, NC, 3 BR, 3 BA on private cul de sac with views of lake and golf course.  $425,000


Porters Neck Plantation, Wilmington, NC, 3 BR, 3 ½ BA on Tom Fazio Drive with golf course views and 1/3 off golf membership.  $487,000.


        I have visited all these golf communities.  Please contact me for more information and a recommendation of the best-qualified real estate agents in each area.  My services are always free to my readers.  -- Larry