Architectural housing choices range from Colonial, Victorian, Georgian, and English Tudor to contemporary and modern. Many grand historic homes can be purchased at reasonable prices.
In Tarboro, Majestic Colonial, Antebellum and Victorian homes surround an eight-acre Town Common. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it is the only remaining planned town common in the United States, outside Boston. Spring Hope is also listed on the National Register. Patio homes, cluster homes, town homes and apartments are plentiful. What is most impressive about these neighborhoods however, are the neighbors - warm, welcoming people eager to make you feel at home.