Wake Forest

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Wake Forest's Appealing Town Charm

Just a few miles north of Raleigh is the town of Wake Forest, an area that has blossomed into a popular place to live. Yet despite the surge of new construction communities and influx of new residents in recent years, Wake Forest still retains the small-town charm it is known for. Living in Wake Forest presents you with an excellent opportunity to attend quality schools, travel to major employers, and live in a beautiful community steeped in old-fashioned Southern charm.

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A Charming Southern Town

Downtown Wake Forest paints a beautiful picture of life in this community. Old-fashioned streetlights adorn pristine sidewalks, brick buildings house locally owned business and one-of-a-kind restaurants, and beautiful trees are everywhere you turn. Nearby, stately houses and mature trees line Main Street, creating a scene worthy of postcards and nostalgic strolls through yesteryear. Neighbors say "hello" in passing, and a plethora of community events connects you with new friends.

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A Growing Residential Community

Wake Forest has grown in recent years into a popular residential community in the Raleigh area, in part due to its excellent location close to major highways, Downtown Raleigh, and Research Triangle Park. New construction homes and neighborhoods are being constructed to meet demands of home buyers who are moving to this area. Wake Forest residents find that there are plenty of attractions located near their homes, from the public Paschal Golf Club to the expansive Falls Lake State Recreation Area and everything in between. 

Year-Round Community Fun

In such a community-centered town, you can often participate in several festivals and attend recurring events throughout the year. Experience the best of Wake Forest as a resident.

  • Wake Forest Mardi Gras Street Festival
  • Egg-ceptional Egg Hunt
  • Six Sundays in Spring concert series
  • Meet in the Street

Wake Forest Town Profile

Population (2014 Estimate): 36,693

Population Change Since 2010: 21.9%

Housing Units (2010): 11,370

Median Home Value: $259,000

Commute to Downtown Raleigh: 35 min.

Commute to Research Triangle Park: 35 min.

Wake Forest Real Estate Information

With plenty of events and attractions to enjoy and beautiful homes in growing residential communities, Wake Forest offers you the perfect opportunity to live in a thriving town steeped in Southern charm.

Are you ready to tour neighborhoods and available homes? Finding the best home in Wake Forest means having the best real estate agent on your side. Call me directly at 919-426-3037 or email me at ttwitty@aol.com and we can schedule a showing.

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