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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 31, 2023
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$238.91
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$632,500
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1508 Twin Lake Drive Holly Springs,  NC 27540
$425,000
Neighborhood: Twin Lake Farm
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,651
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2492830
MLS
Come see this beautifully well kept home sitting on a large, secluded lot at the end of the cul-de-sac. Nestled between the convenience of two great cities in the sought after Twin Lake Farms....
$457,500
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,147
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2492871
MLS
Former model home with over $80,000 worth of updates. Hard to find two-owner generous sized suites, with loft-bonus area. Home offers 2,147 heated square feet, mudroom, screened in porch and 2-car...
$748,115
Neighborhood: Bridgeberry
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,263
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2492885
MLS
MLS # 2492885 REPRESENTATIVE PHOTOS ADDED. February Completion! The Essex II European home is a beautiful, open plan. You will feel right at home with the connecting gourmet kitchen, dining room and...
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133 Buckhaven Court Holly Springs,  NC 27540
$489,900
Neighborhood: Oakhaven
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,515
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2492581
MLS
"The Ava" one story plan with finished bonus on 2nd floor is one of seller's most popular plans! Open living/dining/kitchen is hub of this lovely home. Large living room w/gas log FP & built in...
$696,225
Neighborhood: Buckhorn Creek
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,160
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2492630
MLS
0.73 ACRE HOMESITE AND NO CITY TAXES! This new construction home boasts 4 spacious bedrooms and 3.5 luxurious bathrooms. The screened porch offers the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the beautiful ....
$717,322
Neighborhood: Buckhorn Creek
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,256
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2492634
MLS
0.99 ACRE HOMESITE AND NO CITY TAXES! This brand new luxury home in the desirable neighborhood of Buckhorn Creek boasts 4 spacious bedrooms, 4.5 luxurious bathrooms, a flex room, and a screened porch...
$391,000
Neighborhood: Braxton Village
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,879
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2469168
MLS
Come see this charming home now on the market in Holly Springs! Enjoy cooking in this stylish kitchen with stainless appliances, decorative backsplash, ample cabinetry and a center island, great for...
$615,000
Neighborhood: Sunset Ridge
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,827
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2480248
MLS
Elegant 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home in the desirable Sunset Ridge golf course community is what you've been looking for! Situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, this home is located minutes from Bass Lake...
$1,300,000
Neighborhood: 12 Oaks
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,178
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2492093
MLS
Hard to find, like new home built by Wardson in 2019. Nestled on a .42 acre lot that backs to the 12th fairway with a private wooded buffer, fenced lot, and a cul-de-sac street. Chic finishes and...
$879,000
Neighborhood: Trinity Creek
4
Beds
4
Baths
3,915
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2492118
MLS
NEW BUILD 2022 HOME! Immaculate, beautiful new home in safe, quiet Holly Springs in Trinity Creeks subdivision! This 4br home has plenty of room for everyone and everything! Fully finished basement,...
$699,990
Neighborhood: Trinity Creek
4
Beds
4
Baths
2,889
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2491784
MLS
Beautiful New Laurel floorplan in Trinity Creek! 1st floor guest suite, well though out layout with three full bedrooms and baths on second floor including a spacious loft. Light and bright design...
$789,990
Neighborhood: Trinity Creek
4
Beds
4
Baths
2,980
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2491802
MLS
This one just came back on the market! Our #1 selling plan (Aura) boasts 18' entry foyer ceilings and a warm open floorplan. 1st floor guest bedroom, coffered ceiling, fireplace, furniture kitchen...
$849,990
Neighborhood: Trinity Creek
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,511
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2491808
MLS
Amazing Fortuna Floorplan! This one has it all! Furniture island, gourmet kitchen, quartz, study, formal dining, huge gathering room, 1st floor guest suite, loft, 4 bedrooms up including 3 baths....
$722,509
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,564
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2491585
MLS
Wrightsville 3 Story!!! This home is a Community Favorite! Walk in to a private study with glass doors and opens in to enormous Great room, breakfast area and Gourmet Kitchen. This is a chefs dream...
$725,477
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
3,315
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2491592
MLS
Blair A - 5 bed, 4.5 bath 3315sq ft with 3 car garage in Honeycutt Farm. Gourmet kitchen, with center island, breakfast room and huge walk in pantry & mud/room dropzone. Oversized living room w/...
$635,000
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,232
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2491594
MLS
Bolton floor plan in Honeycutt Farm sits on one of our largest lots at .24 acre. Near cul-de-sac, first floor bedroom with full bath, spacious first floor great room with tons of natural light,...
$684,213
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,998
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
11
Days on Site
2491518
MLS
1st floor owners bedroom in popular Honeycutt Farm. Ready in June. Beautiful homesite backs to woods. Gourmet kitchen is a chefs dream, huge center island, tons of cabinet & counter space, gas...
$775,000
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,644
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
11
Days on Site
2491535
MLS
Popular Langley C plan in Honeycutt Farm. Backs to woods, great location. This floor plan has it all. Formal dining, private study, gourmet kitchen w/ gas cooktop, double ovens, butlers pantry & walk...
$589,900
Neighborhood: 12 Oaks
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,847
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
12
Days on Site
2491292
MLS
A masterpiece of Design and Craftsmanship newly constructed by a local award winning builder in prestigious 12 Oaks Golf Community with resort style amenities. This stunning 4bed/3bath open floorplan...
$449,000
Neighborhood: Avent Acres
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,866
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
12
Days on Site
2491361
MLS
Welcome home to the Holly Springs Downtown district. Rare opportunity to live where you can walk to restaurants on main street, enjoy sports activities at Womble Park, attend concerts and baseball...
$745,000
Neighborhood: Sunset Oaks
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,204
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
13
Days on Site
2491062
MLS
Stunning 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom home in Holly Springs! Just minutes to many restaurants. Spacious open concept floor plan with living space off of the dining room that would make for a perfect home...
$695,000
Neighborhood: Lochridge
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,000
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
13
Days on Site
2491120
MLS
Immaculate Home in popular Lochridge! Mostly Hardwoods on main floor. Kitchen offers Stainless Appls, Quartz Counters, Center Island w/Seating, Pantry, and a Bright Breakfast Area. The Vaulted Family...
$465,000
Neighborhood: Windcrest
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,336
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
13
Days on Site
2491128
MLS
Do you crave a NEW KITCHEN? With an enormous island and expansive cabinetry? This home has it all. Hard flooring on the first floor and tons of space for all your needs and plenty of bedrooms...
$590,333
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,833
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
13
Days on Site
2491184
MLS
MLS # 2491184 REPRESENTATIVE PHOTOS ADDED. March Completion! The Laney plan is a spacious home with a wealth of curb appeal and charm. An inviting foyer welcomes you inside the home, next to two...
$630,000
Neighborhood: 12 Oaks
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,967
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
14
Days on Site
2490918
MLS
Beautiful Like New 4BR/2.5B in the much sought after 12 Oaks Community!You'll love all the natural light in this open concept design.Gorgeous Kitchen boasting custom tile backsplash,stunning huge...
$506,441
Neighborhood: Briar Gate
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,528
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
15
Days on Site
2490752
MLS
Comfort, convenience, and charm come together to bring you the Mason plan! The covered front porch greets you with classic Southern curb appeal and leads into the foyer with 9' ceilings. Just off the...
$667,990
Neighborhood: 12 Oaks
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,984
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
16
Days on Site
2490700
MLS
Inmaculate house with open space concept. Gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Lots of upgrades and a very spacious loft. Walking closets and a beautiful Master...
$845,000
Neighborhood: Stonemont
5
Beds
4
Baths
4,623
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
17
Days on Site
2490551
MLS
Great opportunity to move right into this better-than-new, semi-custom home in the sought-after Stonemont neighborhood, off Avent Ferry Rd in Holly Springs. A beautifully maintained "find" that ticks...
$595,000
Neighborhood: Sunset Ridge
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,557
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
19
Days on Site
2490187
MLS
GORGEOUS updated home in desirable SUNSET RIDGE - A Pool/Tennis/Golf Community! Amazing energy-efficient features: Xtreme-5 windows (2021) and seller-paid Solar Panels (2022). The large rocking chair...
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,388
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
26
Days on Site
2489333
MLS
Get ready for a Fall 2023 move-in! This 3-story Edison will fulfill all of your home dreams. The first floor offers a beautiful gourmet kitchen that opens to your morning room offering all of the...
$935,000
Neighborhood: Trinity Creek
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,511
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
26
Days on Site
2489425
MLS
Brand new, never lived in home, in the highly sought after community of Trinity Creek boasting pool, playground and dog park. Quality craftsmanship & custom upgrades throughout, 10' ceilings on 1st...
$729,162
Neighborhood: Bridgeberry
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,275
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
27
Days on Site
2489132
MLS
MLS#2489132 February Completion! The Essex II home is a beautiful open plan with connecting gourmet kitchen, dining room, and great room. There is plenty of extra space with a study and guest...
$440,000
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,933
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
29
Days on Site
2488745
MLS
This less than one year old two-story, two car garage townhome is located in hot Honeycutt Farm subdivision in Holly Springs. The kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances,...
$637,900
Neighborhood: Honeycutt Farm
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,232
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
29
Days on Site
2488825
MLS
MLS # 2488825 REPRESENTATIVE PHOTOS ADDED. May Completion! This beautiful floor plan features an open concept living! Perfect for family and entertaining guests! The gourmet kitchen overlooks the...
$545,000
Neighborhood: Braxton Village
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,131
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
35
Days on Site
2488276
MLS
***Now Available tor Limited Showings*** Great home in desirable neighborhood close to community pool. Newer carpet on 2nd & stairs. Rich hardwoods on main. Bright & sunny DR w/tray ceiling. FR...
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,729
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
36
Days on Site
2488167
MLS
New construction home!! Our popular Maisie plan will make your jaw drop when you see the first floor has an open concept with a dream gourmet kitchen. Don't worry about your Costco runs; you'll have...
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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