A more natural way to grow up

Bogue Watch is truly one of America's most unassuming waterfront living environments.
Families and fishermen rule the waters Blackbeard and other pirates once roamed. Children grow up connected to nature. Life has more to do with changing tides than fabricated resorts.

Happily off the beaten path

Nestled between the coastal cities of Morehead City and Swansboro and convenient to Camp Lejeune, Raleigh and Greensboro, Bogue Watch is surrounded the Croatan National Forest on one side and the Intracoastal Waterway on the other. Just across the Sound is Emerald Isle.

Simple pleasures and good people

Unpretentious and relaxed, life at Bogue Watch revolves around water, nature and your neighbors.
The Intracoastal waterway, the shimmering lakes, the docks and the beach will slow you down and fill your days.

A shared vision

Bogue Watch is a mix of families that have served our country, sun-loving second home and weekenders and smart local folk.
We share the community amenities, the nature preserves and an open inclusive community spirit. Join us!

A New Waterfront Community Nestled between Morehead City and Swansboro NC

Coastal living is now within reach. Bogue Watch, is a master-planned community located in the heart of North Carolina's Crystal Coast. Life here flows with the tides, the shimmering lakes and the Intracoastal Waterway. It's easy and relaxed, yet minutes from charming shops, dining and award-winning Carteret County schools. Discover the coastal lifestyle that could be yours. If you are looking at homes for sale close to Swansboro and Morehead City, visit our office to discover more about Bogue Watch.

Life on the Coast

Easy. It's how time passes at Bogue Watch. A master-planned community offering the finest in traditional waterfront living. Savvy Homes, an award-winning home builder, is the first to offer new homes that take full advantage of this idyllic location. Indoor-outdoor living spaces and open floor plans are perfectly positioned to enjoy the beautiful coastal sunrises and evening breezes.

Savvy Homes is quickly earning a noteworthy reputation for their craftsmanship and style. In fact, Savvy Homes has just been dubbed as the “South's Premier New Home Builder.” When searching for a Bogue Watch home, you can be sure to find your ideal home that achieves both functionality and style.

Play on the Water

Unpretentious and relaxed, life at Bogue Watch revolves around water. Here, you'll discover impeccable views of the Crystal Coast, the shimmering lakes, views of Bogue Sound, and the inviting beach…all just moments away. Our planned kayak launch will be the perfect place to drop in and explore the expansive estuaries that border the community. Next year, the community marina will provide boat slips and day docks, your starting point to uncover The Intracoastal and a short journey to pirate wreckage and deep water.

Outstanding Education

For families looking to relocate to the area, Bogue Watch sits among nationally recognized schools such as Bogue Sound Elementary, Broad Creek Middle School, and Croatan High School. The schools in the area are committed to providing the highest standard of education and quality assurance possible.

Bogue Watch Amenities

Family orientated amenities allow you to unwind without having to go anywhere. The summer has never looked so good, with a resort style pool, oversized playground and a community clubhouse at your door step. With plenty of events throughout the year, becoming part of an engaging community has never been easier.

Beach Living at it's Finest

Are you ready to make a life adjustment so a slower and more relaxed pace of life? If so, Bogue Watch is for you. It's time to plant you roots in a distinctive community that embraces its natural surroundings. With everything Bogue Watch has to offer - from community amenities, close proximity to fine dining and shopping and excellent schools, it is your opportunity to live on the water and enjoy the coastal lifestyle for you and your family.

Coastal Living at It's Finest

Anyone who moves to Coastal NC is in for a rich treat. All the locals enjoy the nearby towns of Morehead City NC, Beaufort NC, and Swansboro because of diverse cultural experience. Each of these coastal towns have unique charm, a lively beach culture, and great housing. Morehead City offers a wide range of cultural attractions such as plenty of live music, fishing boats, and downtown waterfront. Beaufort, "the crown jewel of the Crystal Coast," has a rich village like atmosphere and quaint downtown. Swansboro is known as "the little city by the sea;" situated along the Crystal Coast of North Carolina and perched along the banks of the White Oak River.

Finding Your Next Waterfront Property

Ready to move to the area? There is quite a variety of Swansboro NC real estate, luxury homes nestled in Beaufort NC real estate, and homes among the Morehead City NC real estate region. Finding homes for sale in these areas can be a difficult endeavor. Step away from those ponderings and take a hard look at Bogue Watch. Bogue Watch provides private waterfront properties which are defined by luxurious beach living.

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I've never laughed so hard or so long as when a crab got hold of my husband and would not let go...He did his own version of a chicken dance. Talk about living close to nature. Bogue Watch is it.
—Suzanne Green

Find a boat, find a friend, find a new place to call home at the Bogue Watch Community Wide Spring Yard Sale. Come early for the best selection.
—Sally Pinkerton