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Raleigh's Most Walkable Neighborhoods

The Best Walkable Neighborhoods in Raleigh NC

Along with an adequate amount of living space and certain home features that fit individual needs, wants, and design preferences, home buyers often consider certain locations that are walkable, convenient, and close to local amenities and attractions. And given Raleigh is both North Carolina’s second largest city and also the state capital, it’s definitely not short on neighborhoods that are safe, highly desirable, and close to plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment. 

To demonstrate, here are just a few to consider….

Historic Oakwood 

As Raleigh’s very first designated historic district, Historic Oakwood presents...

Tips For Buying a Home When Inventory Is Low

Tips For Buying a Home When Inventory is Low

Homes are selling fast right now, and in most places, inventory remains low. So, how do you buy a home in a hot market? Here are a few tips to get you in the home you want, when there are fewer options up for sale.

Understand your budget

The first thing you need to do is to have a good understanding of your budget. You don’t want to get stuck with a home you can’t afford. If you’re ready to buy, take a good look at your budget. A good rule of thumb is to not have your monthly mortgage...

How to Buy And Sell a Home at The Same Time

Buying and selling a home at the same time

Moving can be stressful, especially if you’re trying to buy a new home, while selling an existing home at the same time. The good news, of course, is that it’s not only possible, but you can make the process a bit easier by following a few key steps.

✓ CONSIDER WHETHER THE TIMING IS RIGHT

You may want a new home, but is the time right to make a move? Typically, late spring and summer are popular times for...

Chapel Hill’s Most Desirable New Construction Communities

Chapel Hill New Construction Communities

Looking to buy new construction in Chapel Hill? Start your search in these highly desirable new construction communities currently being developed. 

Burgundy Lane

One of the most exciting new construction communities in Chapel Hill is Burgundy Lane at Lake Hogan Farms. Designed for the exclusivity of just 17 custom-built homes, Burgundy Lane residences are priced starting in the $800,000s.

The homesites back up to a wooded area, plus they’re also close to the exclusive recreational opportunities of Chapel Hill Tennis Club, Finley Golf Course, plus area parks, walking and biking trails.

The Legacy at Jordan Lake

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A Closer Look at Briar Chapel: Chapel Hill’s Most Affordable New Construction Neighborhood

Briar Chapel Homes

It may be Chapel Hill’s most affordable new construction neighborhood, but Briar Chapel certainly doesn’t sacrifice when it comes to desirable home designs and exciting amenities. 

A Briar Chapel lifestyle affords the advantage of a number of shared amenities. 

This includes a resort-style swimming pool with water slides, a lap pool and a splash pad. You’ll also find a clubhouse with a fitness center and a full-time activities director on staff. 

Despite all of this, some of the most budget-friendly homes in Briar Chapel are affordably priced starting in the $300,000s....

Explore the Triangle Area’s Top New Construction Townhouse Developments

Triangle New Construction Townhomes

If you're looking for a new construction townhouse somewhere in the Triangle, now's a pretty good time to be in the market. Along with more inventory coming online ahead of the busy fall market, a number of new construction townhouse communities are currently in the works around0 the region, providing buyers with a number of desirable options that shouldn't be ignored.

Townes at North Salem

A great place to start is with Townes at North Salem. This community of three-story townhomes sits in...

Why You'll Love the Carson Condos in Raleigh

The Carson Condos

If you’re considering a move to Raleigh, you’re sure to fall in love with The Carson condos. One of the newest additions to the Five Points neighborhood, The Carson sits within walking distance of a number of restaurants, retailers and breweries in the area.

Located inside the Beltline, it’s just minutes to Downtown Raleigh and from some of the area’s best museums, parks and entertainment offerings. The condos are also close to grocery stores, galleries and coffee shops. 

Another huge draw of...

The Triangle's Top Neighborhoods For Searching Mid Century Modern Homes

Mid Century Modern Homes For Sale Triangle

Mid century modern homes tend to be specifically sought-after by home buyers who love the look and feel of this classic and timeless architectural style. Defined by flat roofs, sharp angles, and a minimalist aesthetic, mid century modern homes are pretty easy to spot despite not being quite as common in the Triangle as many other places scattered throughout the country. 

Even still, active home buyers looking for an authentic mid century modern home should still have some success finding something that fits their needs and wants in a new place to live in the Triangle, as long as you know where to look. 

So to help get your search started off in the right...

5 Things to Know About The Lynde Condos in Raleigh

The Lynde Condos Raleigh

The Lynde is one of Raleigh’s newest condo developments, and as you’ll quickly find out, it’s perhaps one of the most desirable projects coming through the development pipeline as well. If you’re still unfamiliar with The Lynde, here are 5 things to know about this one-of-a-kind building….

  • The location won’t disappoint. The Lynde is conveniently situated between Dorothea “Lynde” Dix Park, Historic Boylan Heights, and Raleigh’s Warehouse District, providing residents with unbelievable access to many of the city’s hottest restaurants, nightlife, and everything else downtown has to offer. 
  • The amenities at The Lynde include...

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 of upgrades. Buyers...

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