The median home value in North East, MD is $340,000.
the county median home value of $265,000.
The national median home value is $308,980.
The average price of homes sold in North East, MD is $340,000.
Approximately 52% of North East homes are owned,
compared to 35% rented, while
14% are vacant.
North East real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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5 PARCELS TOTAL 2.31 ACRES +/- HOUSE AND ROOF APPEAR TO BE IN GOOD CONDITION ON THE EXTERIOR. THE INTERIOR NEEDS PAINT SOME TRIM WORK AND FLOORING IN SOME ROOMS.OTER REPAIRS MAY BE NEEDED .THIS HOME IS BEING SOLD AS, HVAC QUIT WORKING LAST WEEK AND NEEDS REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT. HOUSE HAS BEEN WINTERIZED. 5 TAX PARCELS INCLUDED ARE 0809004874,0809004858, 0809004882, 0809004831, 0809004866.TWO OUTBUILDINGS. DO NOT ENTER PROPERTY WITHOUT YOUR BUYERS AGENT PRESENT. NICE OPEN PARTIAL WOODED LOT, NO RESTRICTIONS OR HOA.
Welcome to 5 Alicia Ct, a captivating single-family home nestled in the serene community of Candlelight Ridge in North East, Maryland. Built in 2006, this meticulously designed residence offers a perfect blend of modern comfort and classic charm.As you step into this 3,519 sqft abode, you'll be greeted by the warmth of hardwood floors that grace the main level. The thoughtful layout unfolds seamlessly, revealing four spacious bedrooms and four stylish bathrooms, ensuring ample space for your family to flourish.The stone front facade adds a touch of sophistication, creating a timeless curb appeal. Beyond the walls of this residence lies a sanctuary of privacy, as it backs onto woodlands, providing a tranquil backdrop for your daily life. Imagine waking up to the soothing sounds of nature and enjoying your morning coffee on the beautiful screened-in porch"a perfect spot to unwind and connect with the outdoors.This home is not just a dwelling; it's an invitation to a lifestyle enriched by convenience. Situated close to shopping, schools, and the charming historical downtown North East, you'll find the perfect balance between suburban tranquility and urban amenities.Priced at $524,900, this property represents a unique opportunity to make a house your home. Don't miss the chance to make 5 Alicia Ct your haven"a place where memories are made, and dreams are realized. Schedule your showing today and experience the magic of calling this stunning property yours.
Welcome to 35 Butterfield Lane - Your Canvas of Opportunity!Nestled in the heart of North East, MD, this 2-bedroom, 1-bath gem is not just a house; it's a golden opportunity waiting for your personal touch. This home whispers tales of potential, love, and a future filled with cherished moments. Embrace the Potential: Walk through the front door and envision the possibilities. This home needs love, and you are the artist ready to transform it into a masterpiece. Each room is a blank canvas, eager to reflect your style, creativity, and dreams. Charm Meets Potential: Despite its current state, the charm radiates through every corner. A little TLC will breathe new life into the living spaces, creating a warm, welcoming atmosphere. It's not just a fixer-upper; it's a journey of turning potential into reality. Enchanting Backyard Oasis: Step outside into a backyard that's not just lovely but a haven of possibilities. Picture gatherings under the stars, weekend gardening projects, or simply enjoying a quiet moment surrounded by nature. This backyard is your own private retreat. Your Fixer-Upper's Paradise: Dreaming of a home that reflects your unique style? 35 Butterfield Lane is your answer. This isn't just a property; it's a fixer-upper's paradise. With passion and creativity, you can elevate this house into a home that resonates with your personality. Ideal North East Location: Beyond its potential, this property is strategically located. Convenience meets community with nearby schools, parks, and amenities. You're not just investing in a home; you're investing in a lifestyle. Your Opportunity Awaits: If you're ready to roll up your sleeves and infuse this space with your personality, now is the time. 35 Butterfield Lane is your opportunity to craft a home that reflects your vision and fulfills your aspirations. Schedule Your Showing: Don't miss out on the chance to explore the potential of 35 Butterfield Lane. Your dream home is waiting, and the journey to making it yours begins with a showing. Seize the opportunity, embrace the potential, and let this property become the canvas for your future. Make it Yours - 35 Butterfield Lane Awaits Your Imagination!
North East Townhome! Located near the shops and restaurants of the waterfront Town of North East, this updated townhome has three bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Updates include new stainless steel appliances and sink, new granite countertop, new paint and carpet, new bathroom vanities, new lighting, and more! Move in ready. The dining room slider opens to a deck and fenced rear yard. Call now to tour!
Come check out this beautifully renovated rancher! The open layout is inviting and lets in plenty of natural light. The gleaming LVP floors throughout are both practical and stylish. In the kitchen, you'll find all new appliances and beautiful cabinetry and countertops. The bedrooms are generously-sized, and the bathroom is large and updated with all new fixtures, including a spacious shower and modern tilework. This one won't last! Schedule your tour today!
OUTSTANDING 3 Bedroom (could be 4 Bedroom) 3.5 Bath Home. SUPER-SIZE with approximately 2,300 Square feet of Finished Living Space. Master Suite with Triple Bump-Outs and Super Bath and 2 Walk-In Closets Creates an Incredible Retreat. Great Kitchen with Island and Plenty of Space for Dining. Sliders to Deck. Large Family Room off Kitchen Provides the Perfect Raven Roost. Lower Level has an Office or it could be a 4th Bedroom with access to another Full Bath. All 3 Levels Finished. Garage and Extra Parking. ONLY 15 Minutes to Harford County and 20 Minutes to DE. Nearby Beaches; Parks; Boat Ramp; Free Fishing; and, MORE!
Welcome Home to this 3 bedroom townhome in Charlestown Crossing! The main level features high ceilings, spacious living room with new bamboo floors, tons of natural light, a large eat-in kitchen with plenty of room to cook with center island, ample cabinet space, pantry, and eat-up breakfast bar . Glass sliders to the composite deck above a driveway & two-car garage. The upper level has three bedrooms and two full bath. The spacious owners suite with double doors and cathedral ceiling, features two large walk-in closets, and leads into a private bath with dual vanities, standup shower, and luxurious soaking tub. Charlestown Crossing is conveniently located just off Route 40 making commutes to and from I-95 and APG a breeze! Close to Main St North East for local shopping, dining & entertainment. Call today for a private tour.
Perc approved .345 acre lot located in the desirable community of Chesapeake Isle. If you enjoy the water, you will love all this community has to offer. Amenities include private beach, pavilion with bathhouse, playground, basketball and volleyball courts, shuffleboard, playground, boat ramp and fishing piers. Historical landmark Turkey Point Lighthouse located in Elk Neck State Park is just a short hike away.
Welcome to this bright and spacious ranch home! Located in Delaplaine Manor. Where you are close to everything, walk to schools, shopping and the North East River and Park. This great home is complemented by the large Living room and Dining room with Slider access to the generous sized Deck with a partially Fenced backyard. Beautiful, updated Kitchen within the last 8 years, including new Cabinets and Granite counters. There is a primary bedroom with private bath, 2 additional Bedrooms with large closets and a hallway Full Baths upstairs. The Lower Level offers so many options. It has a very generous sized 4th Bedroom with walk in closet, a 3rd Full Bath and huge Family Room, Gaming or office area, plus plenty of closet space and separate Laundry Room. There are Wood floors throughout the home. There is a detached garage with room for storage for your toys. This very special home is move in ready and sits in a cul-de-sac just waiting for new owners! Very easy access to commuter routes, rivers and marinas and you are only 4 miles from I-95.
Welcome home to 116 Bay Club Parkway located in beautiful North East Maryland. This two story colonial has been well maintained and is ready for it's new owners. As you enter the home you are greeted by the natural light of the open two story foyer. To the right you will find the formal living room and to the left an office area currently setup as a bedroom. Heading into the eat in kitchen you will find a center island with breakfast bar, granite countertops, tile backsplash, 42" cabinetry, pendant lighting as well as recessed lighting. Off the kitchen you will find a living room featuring a floor to ceiling stone gas fireplace. Also on the main level you will find a formal dining room as well as a half bath. Heading upstairs you will find a large primary suite featuring a huge walk in closet, jetted soaking tub, stall shower with glass doors, 2 vanities, and a private water closet. Additionally on the 2nd floor you will find the laundry area as well as 3 bedrooms and a shared bathroom. Heading down to the finished lower level you will find another large recreation room perfect for setting up a game space or theater, a bonus room, and a full bathroom. Heading out back you will find a large deck with a screened in gazebo off the main floor and just a few steps down you will find a nice sized paver patio featuring a grilling station as well as a fenced in rear yard with a storage shed. This home is equipped with an owned solar system (NO lease or installment payments. The power bill is currently $9.00/ month) and a 20kw whole house generator that runs on propane. This home literally has it all and is located just a short drive outside the North East where you will find plenty of restaurants, boutiques, and shopping areas with easy access to I95 and route 40. This home is only available due to a job relocation. Make your appointment today, you will not be disappointed.
MOVE IN READY!!! As you walk into the Hamilton there is a Choice Room that's open to the foyer. Use this space as a formal living room or playroom for the kids. Down the hall is the Great Room. Add an optional fireplace to make an inviting space to gather with the whole family. The Great Room opens up to a classically designed Kitchen. A small Mudroom at the entry to the Garage rounds out this flexible first floor. Following the stairs, to the second floor, you find the Owner's Suite and three additional Bedrooms, all with ample closet space, plus a Laundry Room, centrally located at the end of the hallway for convenience and ease. The Owner's Suite with a spacious bedroom offers a walk-in closet brimming with storage space. North East, Maryland, welcomes you with its charming small-town atmosphere. Discover an array of delightful boutique shops and savor the culinary delights offered by numerous exceptional restaurants. Explore the natural beauty of Elk Neck State Park and unwind at a picturesque local park, complete with a pavilion, playground, and tranquil public fishing area. With its abundance of marinas, convenient access to major highways, and proximity to world-renowned hospitals, North East offers the perfect blend of leisure, convenience, and modern amenities.
BRING YOUR PAINTBRUSH AND ELBOW GREASE AND BE READY TO RESTORE THIS PROPERTY TO ITS FORMER GLORY. RESTING ON ALMOST 3 ACRES WITH A LARGE FRONTAGE, THIS BRICK COLONIAL PRESENTS AN EXCEPTIONAL OPPORTUNITY TO RENOVATE AND DEVELOP INTO YOUR DREAM HOME IN A FAMILY-FRIENDLY SETTING. THIS HOME IS A SHORT DRIVE TO I-95 WHICH IS A MAJOR ARTERY FOR MARYLAND. WEEKEND RELAXATION IS A SHORT DRIVE AWAY TO CHESAPEAKE BAY GOLF CLUB. IN ADDITION TO 18 MANICURED HOLES OF GOLF AND DRIVING RANGE, THIS CLUB OFFERS BEAUTIFUL VENUES FOR WEDDINGS, REHEARSAL DINNERS, AND BRIDAL SHOWERS. OTHER POPULAR OUTING SPOTS NEARBY INCLUDE THE CECIL SPORTS COMPLEX, AN 18-ACRE PARK OFFERING BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL FIELDS, AND A NATURAL GRASS, MULTI-PURPOSE FIELD, AS WELL AS CECIL COUNTY DRAGWAY WHICH HOSTS WEEKLY QUARTER-MILE DRAG RACING EVENTS FROM NOVEMBER UNTIL MARCH. THIS EXCEPTIONAL HOME IS ENCIRCLED BY LUSH, TROPICAL GREENERY. SPACIOUS INTERIOR BOASTS OVER 3,700 SF OF LIVABLE SPACE OFFERING A CHOICE OF LIVING ZONES WHICH IS DIFFICULT TO FIND IN THE AREA. THE NEARBY SCHOOLS RANK AMONG THE HIGHEST IN THE COUNTY. THE EXPANSIVE DECK PROVIDES A PERFECT SETTING TO ENTERTAIN OVERLOOKING THE IN-GROUND POOL AND GARDENS. ABUNDANCE OF STORAGE OPTIONS, HIGH CEILING, SKYLIGHTS, LOFT, EXPOSED BEAMS IN THE FAMILY ROOM WARMED BY A FIREPLACE, LARGE KITCHEN WITH PANTRY AND AMPLE CABINETRY, WALK-IN CLOSET IN MASTER BEDROOM, AND ORIGINAL HARDWOOD FLOORS ARE JUST SOME OF THE HIGHLIGHTS. SIDE DRIVEWAY ACCESS TO SECURE, DOUBLE GARAGE. THIS HOME OFFERS PRIVACY AND SERENITY, WITH POPULAR SHOPPING AND GOOD SCHOOLS CLOSE-BY. ENDLESS EXCITING POSSIBILITIES AWAIT THE NEW OWNER!
Public:1 BEDROOM 1 FULL BATH, APT ON 2ND FLOOR, CURRENTLY EXCEPTING APPLICATIONS. CLEAN, NEAT, QUIET APT BUILDING. WIRELESS INTERNET, WATER/SEWER, TRASH AND OFF STREET PARKING INCLUDED IN THE RENT. SPRINKLER SYSTEM, SECURITY CAMERAS ON ALL COMMON AREAS. KEYLESS ENTRY IN THE BUILDING, IF YOU DO NOT LIVE THERE YOU CANNOT GAIN ACCESS, CALL BOX IN EACH APT. MOVE IN November 1, 2023.
DREAM BIG! Rarely available rental in this community! 2 bedrooms, 2 full 1 half bath interior townhome! NEW carpet in the bedrooms. Hardwood floors throughout the main level. Kitchen leads directly to your dining area and has stainless steel appliances, subway tile backsplash and a large island. Slider to deck off your kitchen! Primary bathroom has a stand up shower and a jacuzzi style tub. 1 car parking pad AND a 1 car garage. HOA cuts the rear yard! Pets okay case by case. Professionally managed. Come see today!
Welcome Home! Don't let the age of this house fool you. This home has had updates galore to include windows, roof, hvac, electric, whole house generator, new stainless appliances, deck, detached garage with car lift, 1200+ sq ft bonus area above it which includes full kitch and bath, shed , paved driveway and plenty of parking. The bonus area above the garage would make a great in-law suite. This home is a must see.
This remarkable property in Chesapeake Isle will wow you from the moment you arrive. The house is a mix of coastal elegance and Pottery Barn charm. Featuring gorgeous outdoor living spaces and a tree house that must be seen to be believed. This coastal retreat has been immaculately cared for by its current owners. The rooms are light and bright and are designed to take full advantage of the view of the Elk River. Open living space on the first floor, with two bedrooms, and 1.5 baths. The second floor has 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, and a great finished area for storage. The recently finished basement has a living space with plenty of cabinetry. Also in the basement is a huge finished workshop perfect for any woodworking or other hobbies. The owners put on an addition that added the sunroom and expanded the living and dining area really opening up the space and adding square footage. The sunroom, deck, tree house, and fire pit overlook the river. The house sits just behind the waterfront community area. Chesapeake Isle is a private water-oriented community with a beach, pier, and pavilion. Close to the town of North East which offers lovely shopping and dining options. Perfect for a weekend getaway or full-time residence. For more information about the community, please visit chesapeakeisle.org. The square footage is approximate as an addition was recently added. Showings by appointment.
PRICE REDUCED!! Don't miss this great Absolutely beautiful and Meticulously maintained Colonial built by Keystone Custom Homes in Cool Springs in North East, MD offers you 3 levels of living space. This custom built home has over 5,000 sq ft of living space and everything you could imagine. This home may look similar to other homes in the development but its the ONLY HOME for sale in this sought after community with a large screened-in porch and Trex Deck, backs to the woods for privacy, has a large finished Recreation Room, larger rooms and many more updates. Turn key living at it's finest, perfect for entertaining. When you arrive you will notice the newly sealed blacktop driveway, well-manicured lawn with beautiful flowers greeting you as you walk onto the covered porch. As you enter the house to your right is a spacious Office or Den with a closet and as you turn towards your left you will notice the formal Dining Room. A few steps into the home and towards your right is a second entryway featuring a large built in bench with ample space to hang coats. This entryway leads you to a Powder Room, Laundry area with custom cabinets, sink and washer and dryer and to the two car garage. The garage has painted walls and ceiling, stained steps with railing and an epoxy floor. The custom kitchen has quartz counters, coffee area, plenty of cabinet space with soft close doors a large pantry and open concept design to the Great Room. You can sit at the large island or at the large breakfast area. Walking out from the Breakfast Area through the Sliding Door leads you to the custom 12x16 Screened Porch with a ceiling fan and lights, which leads out to an incredible 14x24 Deck. Imagine after a day of barbecuing, or sitting around a fire pit table with friends, escaping inside the screen porch. Also, on the main level is the First large Primary Bedroom which features his and hers walk-in closets, a large bathroom with soaking tub and a separate walk-in shower. The second level features a large custom loft with large windows overlooking the backyard and wooded area. this area is a second great living space for entertaining. If desired, the large loft can be converted into a fourth large bedroom. From this view you can look down at the deck and see nature's wildlife and the beautiful array of birds that visit the feeder each day. This level also features a large guest room with walk-in closet, full hallway bath and a second Primary Bedroom with French Doors, three closets and a private area/nursery. This was actually two bedrooms but combined to make an additional large Primary Bedroom. The Lower Level is another Powder Room, a huge Recreation Room with two large windows looking out to the backyard, a sliding walk-out door leading to the covered 36x16 custom laid Henry Stone Patio for relaxing and enjoying the sounds of nature. The unfinished portion has painted floors with plenty of storage space. The quiet neighborhood is perfect for families with two large play areas within walking distance, school bus stops int he neighborhood and you can enjoy walks or bike rides around the community. The towns of Charlestown and North East offer many stores and restaurants to visit and is perfect for boating, fishing and crabbing. You are also just 7 miles away from the new Great Wolf Lodge and Hollywood Casino. This is truly a home you would want to schedule a tour of, so call to make your appointment today.
Welcome Home to 38 Zion Acres Road! This Beautifully updated Home situated on over 4.5 Acres has the space you need to create a life you desire. Boasting an array of sleek finishes, this 4 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom home has so much to offer! The main level offers an open concept layout with spacious living room, dining area, kitchen, 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Kitchen boasts S/S appliances, white shaker cabinets, quartz counters AND MORE! The primary bedroom offers an en-suite bathroom. All bedrooms include new carpeting, bathrooms have updated ceramic tile and all new fixtures. The basement has been partially finished to include a 4th bedroom. 3rd full bathroom and large utility/storage room! Large rear deck perfect for entertaining! Long, private driveway for lots of room for parking. Detached car port, 2 sheds and SO MUCH MORE! This home truly has so much to offer!! Book your private showing today to come see for yourself!
Two for the price of one! Former Plantation home with underground railroad tunnel currently closed of but visible. Main home has 4 Bedroom and 2 1/2 Baths. Guest House has 2 Bedrooms and 1 1/2 Baths. Sitting on 2.6 Acres near the North East River. Homes on seperate electric but share same well.
Charming 2 bedroom / 1 bath home in Northern MD (close to PA border). Basement could be finished to add extra living space. Rare opportunity to move in and make your own repairs and upgrades or build up or out on the large .53 acre lot with new construction going up all around. Cute country kitchen. Full basement and attached 1-car garage. Oil heat, window a/c
Elegantly appointed Colonial home located in the desirable neighborhood of North East. Set back in a secluded enclave, this property boasts a spacious open-concept living, kitchen, and dining area accentuated by soaring 2-story cathedral ceilings. The kitchen gleams with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, a functional island, and chic display cabinets. Experience the ease of living with 2 bedrooms and 1 full bath on the entry level, while the upper level features an additional bedroom, a full bath, and a BONUS bedroom situated above the oversized 2-car garage, which also provides ample storage space. Relax and enjoy the outdoors from the expansive front porch or the private rear porch. Additional features include a fenced side yard, a basement ready for your personal touch with convenient outside access, a dedicated laundry room, and two handy storage sheds. This home beautifully blends sophistication with functionality.
PROPOSED CONSTRUCTION, THIS HOME IS NOT BUILT! COME CHOOSE YOUR LOT, FLOOR PLAN AND OPTIONS! As you walk into the gracious Salem you are greeted by a large open foyer. The whole first floor feels as if it is one open space as you easily move through the dining room, kitchen, breakfast, and great room. Each room flows effortlessly into the other giving the whole home an open and airy ambiance. The Kitchen has a tremendous amount of space with a plethora of cabinets, a butler pantry with adjourning walk-in pantry, and a kitchen island; therefore making storage and organization plentiful and entertaining easy and manageable. The first floor also features a private library, perfect for use as a home office or playroom, an arrival center, and a powder room. Add even more comfort and luxury to the first-level spaces with optional add-ons like a gas fireplace in the great room, a large gourmet kitchen island, a wet bar in the butler pantry, or expand the dining area by adding an optional Sunroom. The second floor includes the Owner's Suite, 3 additional bedrooms, a full bath, loft, and laundry room with ample counter space. The Owner's Suite with an expansive bedroom features a dual-area walk-in closet. Through double doors, you find the Owner's Bath, which has double vanities, a large shower, and a water closet. The second level loft has optional floorplans to accommodate a 5th bedroom or to extend the Owner's Suite through to an attached Owner's Retreat, with enough space for use beyond its intention. This home design offers a wide variety of options and extensions making it easy to create the home of your dreams. We have several lots to choose from in our Elk Nest Community, featuring lot sizes ranging from .3 - .7 of an acre. We have many floor plans to choose from, and options galore! Nestled minutes away from I-95 and downtown Northeast, this community offers an ideal location for both convenience and leisure. Surrounded by the breathtaking Elk Neck State Park, residents can easily access various outdoor recreational activities. Come visit our beautifully decorated model home today and uncover a delightful fusion of luxury and convenience. Immerse yourself in the picturesque beauty of Cecil County, where a rich maritime history blends seamlessly with lush green agricultural landscapes and plenty of access to the Elk River and Chesapeake Bay. At Elk Nest, you'll relish in the local charm, with North East's Main Street boasting cozy restaurants, seafood restaurants, marinas, pubs, and specialty boutique shops. Additionally, renowned hospitals are within reach, ensuring top-notch healthcare services. Come check us out Monday 2 pm - 5 pm, Thursday - Sunday 12 - 5 pm or by appointment anytime. Model Address: 311 Elk Nest Drive, North East, MD 21901 (please GPS North East Store, community directly on right). *Photos are for marketing purposes only, features shown may be optional.
Price Reduced! North East end unit townhome with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths. This home is located on a corner lot, close to downtown of the waterfront town of North East with shops and restaurants and nearby access to Rt 40 and I95 for commuting. Located outside of town limits there is no HOA and no town taxes. This home is equipped with solar panels (leased) to lower electric billing. Amenities include a rear deck, faux fireplace, and enclosed front porch. Call now to tour!
The tree-lined approach to this stunning waterfront estate will take you through peaceful fields, crops, and farmland on a private road that opens to a circular drive and an all-brick residence. Presiding over 474 feet of beautiful water frontage is a combination of rip rap and natural shoreline that transition to deep navigable water. From its privileged position on White Point Road, the panoramic views of the North East River are simply breathtaking. The majestic waterside elevation is filled with windows that invite spectacular views at every turn. Extensive landscaping and hardscaping include an in-ground heated pool and a stone patio defined by raised brick planters.Inside, a soaring, two-story foyer is sided by living and dining formals, each with dual entries, perfect for entertaining traffic flow. The banquet-sized dining room offers a wall of built-in service cabinetry, and the living room offers two sets of French doors purposefully designed so it could become a main-level bedroom paired with an existing full bath already on the main level.Large windows, French doors, and a wood-burning fireplace in the central family room allow family and friends to meander outside, or enjoy a warm and cozy fire inside in the off-season. The extended family room unfolds seamlessly into a well-appointed gourmet kitchen and adjacent breakfast room bathed in the light streaming in from four skylights and multiple waterside French doors. Designed for gatherings of all kinds, this expansive kitchen with wrap-around cabinetry, a long center island, five pendants, a wet bar, and a full-sized ice maker is ready to accommodate a well-planned party, catered event, or impromptu get-together. Upstairs, the primary bedroom with tall windows in a substantial waterside bump-out takes full advantage of the views overlooking the pool and river. Thoughtful design incorporates skylights in the vaulted ceiling, two walk-in closets outfitted with organizer systems, and a spacious, spa-like lux bath, with skylights, heated floors, jetted tub, and a walk-in shower. The upper level is completed by two more ensuite bedrooms, a cedar closet, and a generous laundry room. Bring your love of the water and embrace a robust water community on the North East River.