Carteret County
Home Builders Association


CCHBA Punch List - July 12, 2017

07/13/2017 3:53 PM | Teri Edwards (Administrator)

A quick update on what's happening at the CCHBA office and in the home building industry


Punch List
  Date: July 12, 2017

We are currently seeking 

This is a great opportunity for our Supply Companies and other Associate Members to meet the Crews. Games can be an awesome way to demo your products and showcase how easy they are to use.

Think outside the box and make it fun!

Also, we are offering our Associate Members in Good Standing an opportunity to host a Tabletop at the event in order to showcase your products and services. We only have 3 tables available so if you are interested, contact the office immediately for the full details and to reserve.

And remember, Crew Night will be here before you know it!

Roscoe “Rocky” Merritte Gentry Jr.

July 13, 1962 - July 2, 2017

He was born in Roxboro on July 13, 1962, to Roscoe Merritte Gentry and Patsy Ashley Vereen. Rocky will be remembered for his love of family, sports and fishing. He was a star football player at Eastern Alamance High School and moved to Morehead City his senior year. Rocky met his love, Hope Oglesby, shortly after moving to Morehead City, and they were married in April of 1986.

Rocky loved fishing, gardening and watching sports. On a beautiful day, you could find him with Hope and the kids taking the boat to Cape Lookout. Rocky and Hope were happily married for 31 years, and you would always find them together. He cherished playing with his granddaughter, Elizabeth. Rocky had a big heart, a big smile and was loved by all who met him.

Rocky is survived by his wife, Hope Oglesby Gentry; daughter, Krista Gentry Boyette and husband Daniel; son, Gunnar Gentry; granddaughter, Elizabeth Boyette; mother, Patsy Vereen; brother, Ricky Gentry; and sister, Rhonda Gentry.

He was preceded in death by his father, Roscoe Merritte Gentry.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Take a Kid Fishing Foundation, P.O. Box 1191, Morehead City, N.C. 28557.  

Online condolences may be made at


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Each new piece of Equipment purchased from Kinetico - Advanced Water Systems from November 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017 equals one entry into the drawing.

Drawing will be held the first week of October and the winning contractor will receive a one-week vacation rental at 

The Village at Palmetto Dunes

Contact Kinetico for full details.


Earn Your 

Certified New Homes Sales Professional (CSP) Designation

August 17-18, 2017

Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake HBA

Take CSP (and IRM) to get your sales volume to the next level! 

This is how to make more money in new home sales.

Master the craft of successful selling.

The course is designed for specialists in new home sales.

You will:

•  gain a broad understanding of the home building industry,

•  discuss consumer psychology, and a better understanding of today`s consumer

•  learn tried-and-true techniques used by real estate veterans for greeting prospects,

•  learn the advanced techniques used by real estate veterans for today’s world,

•  and how to overcome objections and closing the sale. 

The CSP designation is also your introduction to the Institute of Residential Marketing, or MIRM designation.

As a final note, attendees need not be a member of the Raleigh-Wake HBA to get the member rate, as long as they are a member of any HBA.

For more Information or to Register: Click Here


The STARS Awards & Galaxy Awards are your chance to shine and showcase your outstanding work!

How are these two awards programs different? The STARS Awards recognizes builders, associates, media & advertising professionals, as well as HBAs from across North Carolina, that are at the top of their game. The Galaxy Awards honors the top new home builders and sales professionals in the state. 

Why should you enter? Simply put, earning a STARS Award or Galaxy Award gives you a marketing edge.

The STARS Awards & Galaxy Awards will be held in conjunction with the 21st Century Building Expo & Conference on Thursday, October 12, 2017 during an evening gala at the Omni Charlotte Hotel. 

Get your entries in soon! 

STARS Awards - Early bird deadline extended: July 21, 2017

Galaxy Awards - Deadline: July 20, 2017

Limited Time 10% + 2% Discount for NAHB Members from Lowe's

July 11th through July 13th NAHB Members should print out this coupon and save 10% on your Lowe's Account Receivable (LAR) and Lowe's Business Account (LBA). 

Visit and register to save an additional 2% off of your LAR or LBA and free delivery on purchases of $500 or more**.

If you miss this limited time offer, visit and register to save 5% every day when using Lowe's credit, plus for NAHB members LAR/LBA accounts are both eligible to receive the additional 2% statement discount*.

*Offer is not automatic, see store for details. Terms and conditions apply.

 **Exclusions and standard delivery rules apply, discount taken at time of purchase, see store for details.

Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations 

(Carteret, Dare, Hyde, Onslow, More)

Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities listed in the table below.


Michael Neill  - Garris Evans Lumber Co.


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