Natural Beauty Meets City Convenience
Beautiful natural areas and private, scenic woods meet the convenience of big-city access in North Raleigh, located just minutes from every conceivable amenity, from shopping and dining, to attractions and entertainment, to outdoor recreation. Whether you’re looking for a long, relaxing day by the lake, an easy commute to work, or a stroll through a posh shopping center, you’re never far from what you seek in North Raleigh.
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Convenience and Top-Notch Recreation
No matter where you’re headed, North Raleigh can get you there within minutes! Located between Hwy-540, Hwy-440, and Capital Boulevard, North Raleigh allows residents to enjoy the comforts and quiet of scenic woods and an easy commute. Downtown Raleigh is just a 20 minute drive, while downtown Wake Forest is just 15 minutes away. The Research Triangle Park can be reached in just 20 minutes, and downtown Durham is just slightly further, at 30 minutes away. Even Chapel Hill is just a 40-minute drive down Hwy-540.
Top-Notch Outdoor Recreation
Get outside and explore! North Raleigh parks and recreational areas offer everything from hiking and biking to boating and fishing. Head to an in-town park for a baseball, soccer, or tennis game, or a relaxing picnic. Enjoy miles of scenic hiking trails along the Neuse River Greenway, Abbotts Creek Trail, or the Shelley Lake Greenway Trail. There’s also the North Ridge Country Club, for a relaxing game of golf. For a full day of hiking, biking, and boating, take a 20-minute drive to Falls Lake State Recreation Area for camping, swimming, and miles of beautiful trails.
Top Amenities, Close-Knit Community, and Excellent Schools
You don’t have to leave North Raleigh to appreciate big-city amenities, like top-notch shopping, dining, and entertainment. Several movie theatres make their home in North Raleigh, and there are also several shopping centers located within its boundaries, including the Plantation Point Shopping Center, Wakefield Commons, Wakefield Crossing, Falls Pointe Shopping Center, and the Colonnade Center.
Meet your neighbors and get involved with fun community events in North Raleigh. The Millbrook Exchange Park Community Center and the Optimist Park Community Center offer a variety of group classes and programs, including youth sports, dog obedience classes, group fitness, Spanish, and art classes. Millbrook Center also includes a fitness center, swimming pool, and a tennis center, which offers tennis lessons.
North Raleigh is served by Wake County Public Schools, the largest and most notable school district in North Carolina. Schools in North Raleigh include, but are not limited to, Lynn Road Elementary School, Baileywick Road Elementary School, West Millbrook Middle School, Durant Road Middle School, Millbrook High School, and Sanderson High School.
North Raleigh Real Estate
Homes in North Raleigh are very affordable, with prices starting below $200,000 and ranging only about as high as $600,000.
Find your dream home in North Raleigh today! Contact us at 919-274-3040 for more information or to schedule a showing.
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