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Joanna Scales

Joanna Scales Joanna Scales
CRS Certified Residential Specialist
GRI Graduate NC Realtor Institute
RSPS Resort and Second Home Specialist
SFR Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource

Joanna has been active in the real estate industry since 1986. Beginning her real estate career in Cary, North Carolina, she helped hundreds of families find their perfect home in the Raleigh/Durham metro area. Now, a happy resident of Emerald Isle for over 15 years, she enjoys introducing people to the coastal living lifestyle she loves.

Originally from the northeast, Joanna and her husband, Russ, both came to eastern North Carolina via East Carolina University. It was an easy decision to stay south and enjoy the good life! Joanna knows great communication and attention to detail are the fundamentals for a successful real estate transaction. She is dedicated to her profession and committed to continuing education, achievement of professional designations, and participation in the local Board of Realtors. She also likes expanding her knowledge on the many aspects of enjoying life on and around a barrier island - including home construction, home maintenance, coastal insurance and environmental issues involving our beautiful coastline.

"Emerald Isle and the surrounding areas provide the perfect setting for year- round living and investment opportunities. Let me use my experience, knowledge, and professionalism to help you find your perfect home, beach getaway, or investment property." Call Joanna at (252) 659-2590 or email her at

"Experience you can depend on - Service beyond your expectations."

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7306 Canal Drive
Description: Waterfront property on Archer's Creek with pier and dock to relax and enjoy the beautiful views and activities--fishing, kayaking, paddleboarding, bird watching! Direct access via Archers Creek to Bogue Sound. Light, bright, updated home, partially furnished, with open living area and large deck for entertaining. New HVAC upper level 2016! Ground level offers an extra large rec room with full bar area, full bath and additional rooms to use as you choose. Security system too. Close to Town marina, bike path, and ocean access.
  • Listing Price: $364,900.00
  • MLS: 100065171
  • Status: Active
  • Address: 7306 Canal Drive
  • Town: Emerald Isle
  • Water Feature: Creek Front
  • Square Feet: 1916
  • Acres: 1.53
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Property Type: Single Family Residence
105 Gregg Street
Description: Beautifully maintained 4th row home with ocean views, many updates, and a quick walk to the beach! Bright open living area with a wrap around deck on ocean side of home. New kitchen cabinets/counter tops 2017! Add'l updates within last 5 years include replacing HVAC system & ductwork, all interior paint, laminate floors throughout, water softener! Two large rooms under the house are enclosed - one is 23x13 heated/cooled w/wall unit. Other is 15x15 storage area! Ready for a new family to enjoy!
  • Listing Price: $324,900.00
  • MLS: 100079830
  • Status: Pending
  • Address: 105 Gregg Street
  • Town: Emerald Isle
  • Water Feature: Ocean Side
  • Square Feet: 1168
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Property Type: Single Family Residence
152 Dunshippin Lane
Description: Palm lined drive to this beautiful brick one-level home on 2+ acres! And it's less than 2 miles to the bridge to Emerald Isle and the beach! Lots of beautiful updates throughout! Plenty of room to spread out in this split bedroom plan! Hardwood and tile flooring! Open living/kitchen/dining! Spacious,tiled mud room/laundry room! Geothermal heat pump system! Wood stove! And a large, detached workshop/garage to use how you choose! Beautiful patio with fire pit to enjoy the large back yard!
  • Listing Price: $309,900.00
  • MLS: 100082110
  • Status: Active
  • Address: 152 Dunshippin Lane
  • Town: Newport
  • Water Feature: None
  • Square Feet: 2567
  • Acres: 2.09
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Property Type: Single Family Residence
10534 Old Coast Guard Road
Description: Beautiful wooded lot in West End Subdivision with 4 BR septic permit. Short walk, bike ride, or golf cart ride to the beach access. Possible sound views! Boat slip may be available to purchase through developer (separate West End marina slips/pier HOA). Driveway will be on Old Coast Guard Rd. Access to West End marina slips/pier HOA at end of the cul de sac. House next door to this lot has sound views from upper levels.
  • Listing Price: $119,000.00
  • MLS: 100055210
  • Status: Pending
  • Address: 10534 Old Coast Guard Road
  • Town: Emerald Isle
  • Water Feature: Ocean Side
  • Square Feet: 15246
  • Property Type: Land
282 Live Oak Road
Description: New construction will offer water views of the beautiful sound and intracoastal waterway! Water access for subdivision at end of Live Oak Rd (see photo). Permit for 4 BR, 4 Bath septic. Small 25 lot subdivision conveniently located off highway 24. Short drive to beaches. Maps and covenants available. One seller is licensed NC RE Broker.
  • Listing Price: $54,500.00
  • MLS: 11500055
  • Status: Active
  • Address: 282 Live Oak Road
  • Town: Newport
  • Water Feature: Second Row
  • Square Feet: 38332.8
  • Acres: 0.88
  • Property Type: Land
118 Hardwick Lane
Description: Beautiful Cannonsgate lot on cul-de-sac! .29 acre! Enjoy all the amentities Cannonsgate has to offer - including clubhouse with pool, marina, boat ramp, walking trails, storage lot, postal center! Premier subdivision located on the sound/intracoastal waterway! Short drive to the beaches of Emerald Isle!
  • Listing Price: $37,500.00
  • MLS: 100083810
  • Status: Active
  • Address: 118 Hardwick Lane
  • Town: Newport
  • Water Feature: Other
  • Square Feet: 12763
  • Property Type: Land
207 Sandbar Court
Description: Building lot in back of cul-de-sac in Cedar Key with 3 BR septic system permit. Subdivision offers pool complex and community pier. Lot is mostly level, drops off some in back -- path cut into woods to see. Easy location for commuting to Morehead City, Newport and Jacksonville. Also easy drive to the beaches of Emerald Isle.
  • Listing Price: $29,000.00
  • MLS: 11400719
  • Status: Active
  • Address: 207 Sandbar Court
  • Town: Newport
  • Water Feature: Sound Side
  • Square Feet: 16117.2
  • Property Type: Land