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What's It Like In Holly Springs, NC?

Holly Springs, NC Homes For SaleHolly Springs, North Carolina has a lot to offer for anyone looking to live in the Triangle area.

Many people here work in the Research Triangle, enjoying the benefits of a small community with excellent career opportunities nearby.

Residents love to get outside, and the town has made great strides in making the community more connected for walking and biking.


Start Searching Holly Springs, NC MLS® Listings & Real Estate

Start Searching Holly Springs, NC MLS® Listings & Real Estate October 17, 2019
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Listed
102
Avg. DOM
$155.36
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$429,700
Med. List Price
303 Properties
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Open 10/19
112 Sudano Court Holly Springs, NC 27540
$340,000
Subdivision: Oak Hall
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,523
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
1
Days on Site
2282322
MLS
Well-maintained home nestled in the heart of Holly Springs. Spacious front steps leads you to a welcoming entry featuring hardwoods on first floor, formal dining, gas log fireplace, eat-in kitchen...
Open 10/20
304 Horncliffe Way Holly Springs, NC 27540
$425,000
Subdivision: Brook Manor
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,060
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
1
Days on Site
2284056
MLS
Gorgeous house lives and shows like a model home in desirable Brook Manor! Tons of upgrades! Be greeted by beautiful engineered hardwood. Tons of natural light flood open flr. Cook up a storm in kit...
$295,000
Subdivision: Windward Pointe
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,177
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
1
Days on Site
2284416
MLS
Lovely Home & Prime Location! Easy walk to parks Harris & Jordan Lake, American Tobacco Trail, HS Elementary, grocery stores, & new Holly Springs Downtown w/restaurants, fitness & shopping. Enjoy...
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,831
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
1
Days on Site
2284454
MLS
Stunning custom home, shows like a model & lives like a ranch. Gorgeous Mirage hdwds on main level, granite counters in kit & baths, upgraded light fixtures & SS appl's, lrg island, plenty of...
$225,000
Subdivision: Arbor Creek
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,307
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
1
Days on Site
2284457
MLS
Welcome home! Beautifully updated master bath and kitchen. Hardwoods throughout entire home except the bedrooms. Vaulted ceiling greet you into the home being both in the kitchen & living room. The...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,873
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
1
Days on Site
2284458
MLS
Beautiful home on a nice lot in highly desirable 2018 Market Community with HOA maintaining all the landscaping!! Maple Cabinets, Granite Countertops, Gas Cooktop, Vented Exhaust Chimney Hood, and...
$490,000
Subdivision: Stonemont
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,453
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2282623
MLS
Brand New Construction! Popular Galvani Floorplan. Private Homesite! Tons of upgrades, 1st flr guest, study open flpn. Gourmet Kitchen w/Quartz, apron sink, custom backsplash and white upgraded...
$469,077
Subdivision: 12 Oaks
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,707
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2284190
MLS
Ready in Feb- Our most popular plan with 10ft ceilings on the main level and amazing design selections. No two Stanley Martin Homes are alike on the inside! This Hudson is made for entertaining with...
$399,999
Subdivision: 2018 Market
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,102
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2284242
MLS
Like new Craftsman in desired mixed-use 2018 Market. Close to everything. NexGen home w/full in-law suite, mini kitchen, & separate entrance on 1st floor. Also on 1st floor, find LR w/gas logs, DR...
$424,900
Subdivision: Sunset Ridge
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,222
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2284128
MLS
Immaculate totally renovated open floor plan home by custom builder. 4 Bed. 2.5 bath + huge bonus room. New granite in kit. and mstr. bath as well all new fixtures, lighting, faucets, solid...
$389,990
Subdivision: Park Avenue
5
Beds
4
Baths
2,627
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2283816
MLS
Award winning design on a quiet corner culdesac homesite plus a crawl space foundation This home has it all vinyl plank floor throught the downstairs living areas plus a 1st floor guest room with...
$375,000
Subdivision: Holly Glen
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,805
Sq.Ft.
2012
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2283698
MLS
Corner lot on cul de sac in Holly Glen built by Garmen Homes. Very OPEN FLOOR PLAN includes, wood floors, coffered ceilings, wainscot and MAIN FLOOR MASTER and LAUNDRY. Features include butlers...

You'll Probably Love Holly Springs If You're Looking For...

  • Housing Variety: Holly Springs has something for everyone. Whether you’re searching for a new home, an established neighborhood, a walkable townhome, or a luxury estate home, you’ll likely find it in Holly Springs.
  • Up-and-coming Community: Holly Springs has seen considerable growth, and thanks to its excellent Triangle location, there’s no sign of that growth stopping anytime soon. If you’re looking for a new, forward looking town, consider Holly Springs, NC.
  • Great Schools: Holly Springs has highly-ranked schools with excellent ratings from parents. There are also a number of school options in the area.
  • Connectivity To The Triangle: Thanks to its location near the intersection of NC-540 and Highway 1, Holly Springs is a great option for anyone who needs to live close to RTP and RDU.
  • Town Transparency & Communication: The Town of Holly Springs has won multiple awards over the years for communication and financial reporting. The town’s website has a wealth of helpful information about everything from community programs to current and future development.

Where is Holly Springs, North Carolina?

Holly Springs is located toward the southwest corner of Wake County, North Carolina.

It is bordered by Apex to the north and Fuquay-Varina to the south. The Shearon Harris Reservoir and Harris Lake County Park are to the west, and a portion of southern Raleigh lies to the east of Holly Springs.

The town’s location is a bit further from Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill than other neighboring communities like Garner, Apex, and Cary.

Raleigh is just over 18 miles from Holly Springs, while Durham and Chapel Hill are both nearly 30 miles away.

Many residents in the area like this distance between their home and the core three communities of the Research Triangle however, as there seems to be quite a bit less congestion and hustle-and-bustle on a daily basis.

Holly Springs NC Water Tower by Donald Lee Pardue


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Information About Holly Springs, NC Homes For Sale

In a town with as much development and growth as Holly Springs, you can bet the residential real estate market here is thriving.

The estimated median home value for Holly Springs in 2017 was around $270,100, which has significantly increased since 2000.

A number of attractive subdivisions and housing developments offer plenty of desirable housing options and opportunities for home buyers considering the area.

If it’s a plush, newer single-family home you’re after, taking a closer look at what’s available in 12 Oaks, Cassidy, Holly Glen, Sunset Oaks, and Sunset Ridge is definitely in your best interest.

Looking for townhome living? Check out Twisted Creek or Arbor Creek. They may have exactly what you’re looking for given the affordable price points and ample living space featured at properties here.

There’s plenty to fall in love with when it comes to Holly Springs, NC homes for sale and if you’d like more information about the area, or would like to schedule a private showing for an available MLS listing, give Brandon Duncan with Duncan Prime Realty a call today at (919) 808-2001!


Your Holly Springs School Guide

Families in Holly Springs are served by the Wake County School System. Public schools in Holly Springs are highly rated online.

Parents may also choose from the public charter and private schools in and around Holly Springs.

As part of the Triangle area, Holly Springs residents are close to a number of excellent, well-known colleges and universities such as Duke University, UNC, and NCSU.

Additionally, Holly Springs is less than 20 minutes drive from two Wake Tech campuses.

In 2006, the Holly Springs Community Library and a cultural arts facility opened, giving residents access to learning, programs, and cultural resources.


Getting Around Holly Springs NC

Thanks to its location near NC-540 and US Highway 1, and along NC Highway 55, Holly Springs is well connected for car travel within the community and to neighboring towns.

Holly Springs is considered “Somewhat Walkable” with downtown having the most walkable communities. Holly Springs has made a concerted effort to improve connectivity with sidewalks and greenways.


Working In Holly Springs NC

Being part of the Research Triangle area has helped Holly Springs attract both large manufacturing facilities as well as promising start ups. The top employers in Holly Springs include:

  • Sequirus
  • GMA Supply
  • OFM, Inc.
  • Rovisys
  • Pierce Group Benefits
  • Ideal Landscaping
  • Rex Healthcare

Holly Springs welcomes small businesses, and it offers a number of resources to help facilitate local businesses.


Holly Springs NC Parks

Holly Springs NC Statue

The Holly Springs Parks & Recreation department manages several parks, miles of greenway, a recreation center, a cultural arts center, and a lake and retreat center.

The Parks & Rec Dept. offers a myriad of programs including athletics, classes, camps, and lots more.

Holly Springs Parks and Rec also organizes several special events and festivals including:

  • Bass Lake Day
  • Dog Days in the Park
  • HollyFest
  • July 5th festivities
  • Main Street Christmas
  • Spring Fling
  • Turtlefest

Don't Miss These Holly Springs NC Attractions

If you're looking for things to do in the Holly Springs area, you'll have no shortage of options. These three favorites regularly make the list of "Best Things To Do in Holly Springs."

Daniel Dhers Action Sports Complex

Offering memberships, classes, camps, and birthday parties, Daniel Dhers is the place for BMX, MTB, skateboarding, and more.
Location: 171 Tradition Trail #207, Holly Springs, NC
Visit Website: Daniel Dhers Action Sports Complex

Bass Lake Park

Get back to nature at Bass Lake Park, which offers trails, boating, fishing, picnic shelters, and Geocaching.
Location: 900 Bass Lake Rd, Holly Springs, NC
Visit Website: Bass Lake Park

Carolina Brewing Company

One of the oldest breweries in the state, the Carolina Brewing Company remains a Triangle favorite that is highly-rated online.
Location: 140 Thomas Mill Rd, Holly Springs, NC
Visit Website: Carolina Brewing Company


Best Restaurants In Holly Springs

If you're looking for great food and a fantastic dining experience in Holly Springs, you won't have far to go. These 3 spots regularly top "Best Restaurants in Holly Springs" lists.

China Uno

This place looks like the standard strip mall Chinese restaurant, but the food is fresh, home-made, and high quality. They get rave reviews online for consistent quality and friendly service.
Location: 308 Village Walk Dr Holly Springs NC
Visit Website: China Uno

My Way Tavern

Choose from the 19 draft beers on tap, 15 of which are NC brewed, and order freshly prepared food from the all-American menu. Online, folks rave about the homemade chips!
Location: 301 W Center St Holly Springs NC
Visit Website: My Way Tavern

Mason Jar Tavern

An area favorite, The Mason Jar Tavern gets high marks for delicious food, great atmosphere, and friendly service. There are two locations, one here in Holly Springs and one in Fuquay-Varina. The Fuquay-Varina location also makes our list for great restaurants.
Holly Springs Location: 114 Grand Hill Pl Holly Springs NC
Visit Website: Mason Jar Tavern


Holly Springs NC: Then & Now

Holly Springs, North Carolina is a town with a history that dates all the way back to before the Civil War. It is believed the town was formed around the fresh water springs of what’s considered the original Holly Springs—which today is near the intersection of Avent Ferry Road and Cass Holt Road.

Despite its historic background however, Holly Springs didn’t actually see substantial growth until the community’s first sewage plant was built in 1987. Since then, population has soared and Holly Springs is now home to 31,377 residents as of 2015—a number that’s grown substantially since the 2000 population of 9,192.

Holly Springs NC Stats:

  • Population as of 2015: 31,377
  • Median Age: 33.5
  • Avg Commute time: 19.95 minutes
  • Median Family Income: $101,087

Holly Springs Accolades

Over the years, Holly Springs has repeatedly been named as a great place to live and a safe place to call home by multiple publications. Here are the most recent accolades for Holly Springs:

  • November 2016: Ranked #7 Best Small City in America by WalletHub
  • February 2016: Named the Safest Town in NC with more than 25,000 people and 51st in the country by NeighborhoodScout
  • February 2016: Ranked as 2nd safest town in NC by CreditDonkey
  • June 2015: Ranked #1 Best Suburb to Buy A House in NC by Niche
  • June 2015: Ranked #7 Best City in NC to Get A Job by Zippia
  • June 2015: Ranked #5 Safest City in NC and Safest town in the Triangle by Safewise
  • February 2015: Ranked #3 Best City for Young Families in NC by NerdWallet
  • January 2015: Ranked 6th Most Affordable place in NC to buy a home by SmartAsset
  • January 2015: Ranked 3rd Safest Place in NC by Movoto

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