Smithfield, NCEast River

Pre-Sales are NOW AVAILABLE! Construction has started on the next phase of East River and we are taking pre-sales! Sign up today for our East River Phase 3 VIP List today!

East River is destined to become one of Smithfield's most desirable new home communities! Where else can you find nearby conveniences and amenities, onsite walking trails, and feature-rich floor plans with home prices starting in the $200's? Come see for yourself.

Single Family Homes

Priced From: $250,000

Sq. Footage: 1,132 – 1,767 sq ft

County: Johnston

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Sunfish Street
Smithfield, NC 27577



  • Maintenance

  • Fitness

  • Indoor

  • Tennis

  • Walking

  • Biking

  • Basketball

  • Open

  • Playground

  • Nearby

Within easy walking distance to the Smithfield Recreation and Aquatic Center, the new home community of East River offers homeowners access to amazing world-class recreational amenities. Second to none in Johnston County! The SRAC facilities include a banquet room, meeting facilities along with catering kitchen, arts and crafts/multipurpose room along with indoor pool, and indoor splash park. Gym rats will love the racquetball and basketball courts. Fitness fanatics will take advantage of the indoor walking track, fitness room, and the strength training room.

When you combine these amazing SRAC facilities along with our on-site walking trails and open space and the comfortable craftsman floor plans, you've got the recipe for one of the most desirable new home communities in Smithfield, NC. You've got it all in East River!

East River is a charming new home community located on Buffalo Road in Smithfield, NC. Easily accessible to Raleigh, and the Triangle, this community combines country living with all the conveniences of nearby restaurants and multiple shopping options just around the corner at the Eastfield Crossing development offering a Marshalls, Ross, Hobby Lobby, Ulta Beauty, Old Navy, Burlington and a Five Below PLUS the nearby Carolina Premium Outlets.

Please note, due to market conditions and the velocity of new homes selling in JOCO, the builder does not plan to offer an on-site agent, or an on-site model in the next phase of East River.

Homes in East River combine the architectural flair of craftsman homes in an array of desirable color pallets. These homes are well appointed with eye-catching features such as stainless steel modern appliances, and granite countertops. Homes also include a single car garage - a rare feature for homes in this price point.

Built for active homeowners in mind, East River offers walking/biking trails, sidewalks and open recreational areas right out your front door. These homes offer unique, desirable layouts.

Floorplan Floorplans



3-4 Bed, 2.5 Bath, 1,395sq.ft.



3 Bed, 2.5 Bath, 1,510sq.ft.



3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1,564sq.ft.



3-4 Bed, 2.5 Bath, 1,711sq.ft.

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Beautifully appointed affordable homes, combined with nearby amenities, along with dining, shopping and entertainment options all conveniently located nearby make life in East River a dream come true!

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