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Wake Forest, NC

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What You’ll Love About Wake Forest

The Access

Wake Forest is just minutes from a world of opportunities in Durham, Raleigh, and at the renowned Research Triangle Park.

The Amenities

Though Wake Forest is just a short drive from both Raleigh and Durham, you’ll find plenty of conveniences and businesses right here in town!

The Activities

From a warm, sunny day spent picnicking at a park to an exciting night out on the town, there’s plenty to be enjoyed day and night.

Wake Forest Homes for Sale

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A Blossoming Community Filled with Small-Town Charm & Triangle Opportunities.

Big-city convenience meets small-town charm in Wake Forest, NC! Though it’s located just minutes from all the opportunities and attractions of both Raleigh and Durham, Wake Forest is its own world of small-town charm. Explore the historic streets of downtown. Partake in community events. Discover nature in a scenic park. Send your children to award-winning schools. Enjoy top-notch employers. And at the end of it all, come home to quiet neighborhoods full of beautiful homes and friendly faces. You can have it all in Wake Forest.

Spotlights of Wake Forest


Wake Forest

Whether you want to enjoy a quiet afternoon in a local cafe, admire displays of local art, shop antiques, sample delicious craft brews, or partake in an exciting community activity, you’ll find something to enjoy in Downtown Wake Forest. Stroll the historically charming streets. Browse the local boutiques and delicious eateries. And don’t miss out on any of Downtown’s outstanding events, like the Wake Forest Christmas Parade, Mardi Gras Street Festival, or Wake Forest Farmers Markets.

Arts &

From rock ‘n roll concerts to comedy shows, dramatic theatrical productions to movie marathon weekends, there’s something for everyone at the Renaissance Centre for the Arts. Movies for kids, holiday concerts, the Broadway Ball, even classes and workshops for all ages are offered to the public of Wake Forest

Parks &

Miles of scenic trails wend through lush and beautiful parks. Outstanding athletic facilities provide fields and courts to accommodate numerous activities and events. Sports and fitness programs help keep the youth and adult community of Wake Forest active throughout the year. And nearby outdoor areas, such as Falls Lake Recreation Area and Forest Ridge Park offer endless opportunities to hike, camp, swim, boat, fish, and spend an entire day playing outside.

Career &

Looking for high-paying top-tier employment? You’ve come to the right place! Wake Forest is located in the heart of the blossoming tech hub of the Triangle. Top employers of the Triangle region include Duke Healthcare, IBM, Duke University, GlaxoSmithKline, and SAS Institute. But you don’t even have to leave Wake Forest to find top employers, such as CenturyLink, Rex Healthcare, Cake County Public Schools, Ultra Electronics, or WakeMed Health.

Wake Forest Attractions

Wake Forest Residential Resources

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quick facts

Quick Facts

Population 2014: 36,693
Growth Since 2000: +191.5%
Zip Code: 27596
County: Wake
Mean Home Price: $273,171


Travel Times

RTP: 30 min
Downtown Raleigh: 30 min
Downtown Durham: 35 min
Major Roads: US-1, NC-98, I-540



Public District: Wake County
Charter: Franklin Academy
Private: Thales Academy, Saint Catherine of Siena

Wake Forest, NC Homes for Sale

To learn more about the current state of the Wake Forest real estate market, or to begin searching for your dream Wake Forest home for sale, contact me, Rachel Kendall, today. My team of Wake Forest real estate experts and I will answer any questions you might have as well as provide you with a number of helpful Wake Forest home buying resources, including:

Wake Forest Real Estate Resources


Averette Ridge in Wake Forest Neighborhood Entrance
$300,000 - $600,000
Sq Ft: 2,800 - 4,200
Home in Bowling Green neighborhood in Wake Forest
$229,000 and up
Sq Ft: 2,000+
Galloway Wake Forest Neighborhood Entrance
$523,000 - $725,000
Sq Ft: 3,636 - 5,200
Hasentree Neighborhood Wake Forest NC
$442,000 - $2,500,000
Sq Ft: 2,807 - 8,820
Heritage Wake Forest NC Real Estate
$156,000 - $775,000
Sq Ft: 1,500 - 4,900
$189,000 - $252,000
Sq Ft: 1,400 - 2,650
Majestic Oaks Neighborhood in Wake Forest
$335,000 - $375,000
Sq Ft: 2,510 - 3,200
Northhampton Neighborhood Home Buyers in Wake Forest, NC
$239,999 - $399,900
Sq Ft: 2,246 - 3,528
Prestwicke Wake Forest NC Residents
$327,500 - $449,900
Sq Ft: 2,900 - 4,000
Stonegate, Wake Forest, NC Home Owner Enjoys Tennis
$258,000 - $480,000
Sq Ft: 2,445 - 4,148
$227,000 - $260,000
Sq Ft: 2,000 - 2,800
The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the IDX© Program of the Triangle Multiple Listing Services, Inc. of Cary. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Rachel Kendall Team, LLC are marked with the IDX© logo or the IDX© thumbnail logo and the detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.
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