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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 Homes & Real Estate January 21, 2021
68
Listed
125
Avg. DOM
$176.85
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$452,075
Med. List Price
68 Properties
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3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,623
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2362768
MLS
This is a Move-In Ready Home under construction for May delivery: Enjoy the Talbot floorplan with a fully finished third floor! The Talbot has a bright and open floorplan to keep everyone connected....
$555,000
Subdivision: Sunset Ridge
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,474
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2362792
MLS
Remarks coming soon!
$335,000
Subdivision: Braxton Village
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,272
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2362524
MLS
This Holly Springs two-story home offers a two-car garage. This home is vacant and cleaned regularly.
$580,000
Subdivision: Grove Park Village
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,297
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2362338
MLS
NO CITY TAXES! Just a few minutes from HSHS, shopping and restaurants! Fall in love w/ PERFECTLY appointed AUTHENTIC custom home on quiet cul-de-sac! Enjoy .46 acres of pristine grass, fire-pit,...
4
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
3,769
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2362230
MLS
Photos representational only!This Model Home is to be built on gorgeous lot overlooking the community clubhouse and pool across the street! Exciting new plan w/top trending Modern Farmhouse exterior...
$699,900
Subdivision: Lochridge
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,803
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2362237
MLS
Stunning Modern Farmhouse in Lochridge Estates. Fresh, unique floor plan lives like one level w/ Master/luxury bath, dream master closet, and laundry room, private study/4th bedroom on main level....
$461,800
Subdivision: Avocet
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,247
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2362071
MLS
Beautiful welcoming home with bright living room. An open floor plan that invites gatherings, space flows seamlessly, downstairs guest bedroom with full bath, large dining suite. Master bedroom is...
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,832
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2361751
MLS
Like new 5BR/4BA Craftsman maintained w/exquisite details & upgrades on .32 acre flat lot! 1st Floor Guest BR or Office w/adjacent full bath. Designer kitchen w/granite counters, large center island...
$899,900
Subdivision: Brackenridge Pointe
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
6,985
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2361793
MLS
Majestic Home on 1.09 Acre in Brackenridge Pointe! Hardwood Floors, Extensive Trim. Chef's kitchen w/high-end KitchenAid appls, Granite, Two Islands, Walk-in Pantry. Keeping Room & Family Room each...
$755,000
Subdivision: Cassidy
6
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,621
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2361404
MLS
New Construction on the Golf Course in Wake County! What?! Great farmhouse design featuring wide open living spaces w/master bedroom and guest bedrooms downstairs! Light filled first floor with 10'...
$525,000
Subdivision: Sunset Ridge
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,837
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
11
Days on Site
2360988
MLS
Amazing Golf Course home in highly sought after neighborhood. 4 Bedrooms plus bonus. 3.5 Baths. Large Family room with hardwood floors and wood burning fireplace. Eat in Kitchen with vaulted...
Open 1/23
5020 Salem Ridge Road Holly Springs, NC 27540
$479,000
Subdivision: Sunset Ridge
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,879
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
12
Days on Site
2360941
MLS
WOW enjoy stunning views of the 7th fairway in highly desired Sunset Ridge. Devil's Ridge Golf & CC is one of the most distinguished golf courses around & this home is nestled right in the middle....

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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