Durham Real Estate Blog

Sales For 106-Home Castleberry Community Set to Begin Next Month

Castleberry Community Apex

Pennsylvania-based Toll Brothers is getting ready to launch sales for its newest Triangle area community called Castleberry, according to a recent report from the Triangle Business Journal.

Located just outside of Apex, Castleberry will be a smaller, 106-unit master-planned community and feature four collections of residences that are projected to start in the mid-$500,000. 

As mentioned,...

Raleigh Among Best Places For Millennials to Live and Work

Millennials Living in Raleigh

Millennials may still be just starting their careers, but there are certainly some metro areas across the country that are more favorable places for the generation to work and live. Commercialcafe recently ranked metros with at least one million residents in relation to categories specific to the millennial worker.

Commercialcafe looked at millennial population growth, population share and did a cost-of-living comparison. It also looked at the millennial unemployment rate, the average commute time, plus the share of millennials with a bachelor’s degree and employer-based health insurance. 

Raleigh, in particular, did well in terms...

2 Major Residential Developments Reportedly in the Works For Garner

Garner NC Residential Developments

In case you missed it, the town of Garner is reportedly reviewing initial plans for a large residential development that would encompass 325 acres near where Highway 70 and Interstate 40 intersect. 

The plan was submitted by Miami-based Lennar and if developed would include a whopping 641 single-family homes and 180 townhouses. 

A plat map can be viewed on the News & Observer website, which appears to have the development broken down into 5 phases. 

As of now, the new 800-home community is being called Edge of Auburn but additional details and information...

Inside Raleigh's Oakwood Townes Community

Oakwood Townes Raleigh

Located in Historic Oakwood, Raleigh’s Oakwood Townes offers new construction townhomes in a desirable setting. These multi-level townhomes come mostly in two- and three-bedroom layouts, with generally around 1,700 square feet of living space. 

Found in the Beltline, the townhomes also offer garage parking, a fireplace and some outdoor living space.

A project of Legacy Custom Homes, the townhome community includes around three-dozen townhomes in all for buyers to choose from.

Most of the townhomes on the market right now are priced in the high $400,000s to low $500,000s. The price point affords contemporary-style homes with plenty...

Boutique Condo Project Planned Close to Dix Park

Boutique Condo Development

A new boutique condo project could be headed to a location close to Dix Park, according to reports. The proposed 32-unit community would be built on some property at the corner of W South and S Saunders streets.

Projected to start priced in the mid $300,000s, plans call for one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. The condos would also offer some private balconies.

In addition, some units of The Lynde would include floor-to-ceiling windows and double-height ceilings. The floor plans may also allow for flexible space that could be turned into a den or...

3 Things to Love About the Retreat at Renaissance Townhomes in Wake Forest

Retreat at Renaissance offers affordable townhomes near Downtown Wake Forest. Complete with a full-size garage and providing home buyers with a maintenance-free lifestyle and near perfect location, there's a whole lot to love about the possibility of one day calling this community home...

Thoughtful Designs

The first feature that makes these townhomes unique is the overall design. The interior layout is designed with function in mind. The modern, open-space, floor plans generate a room to room flow and maximizes natural light throughout. All interior spaces have been designed with a...

Durham's Top Neighborhoods For Searching Historic Homes

Durham Historic Homes

Durham is a perfect place for historic home hunters. There are a dozen historical neighborhoods all with their own distinct characteristics. If you’re searching for a historic home, below are 3 of the areas to put at the top of your list. 

Burch AveNUE

The Burch Avenue neighborhood, just north of Morehead Hill, features an eclectic mixture of home styles. Walking around this neighborhood, you’ll find Queen Anne Victorians, Colonial Revivals, Craftsman Bungalows, and even 1940s post-war Minimal Traditional...

Townes At Westford Already Under Construction in Apex

Arizona-based Taylor Morrison is planning a new, 55-acre residential development in Apex that is expected include nearly 300 two and three-story townhouses residences. 

According to reports, the building site will be wedged in between Highway 64 and Jenks Road, providing future residents with easy and quick access into downtown Apex and other Triangle area communities. 

A recent feature in the News & Observer mentions Taylor Morrison already plans to have the first homes finished by April of next year and the company expects to finish the entire project within the next four years, and that’s also including 26 detached single-family homes to go along with the 289 townhouses. 

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Where To Search New Construction Townhomes in Apex

Apex New Homes

Are you searching for your dream townhouse? Apex, NC has some fabulous new construction options and summarized below are 3 of the best!

Townes at North Salem

Townes at North Salem offers low-maintenance, urban style townhomes in the popular area of Apex. There are two styles within the development, the Providence and the Newport, both of which feature spacious floor plans, two car garages, and designer touches throughout. The community amenities include;...