Duke University and UNC Chapel Hill - Split the Commute

Let\'s find a home that minimizes the commute between Duke and UNC Chapel Hill. And we\'d like a place that is friendly for our dog.

Rank 1

4205 Sugar Pine Lane$829,000

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Sweet as Sugar Pine! This home truly does have it all with an incredibly functional and flexible floor plan. Be amazed with the soaring living room ceilings as you walk in the front door. Don't miss the french door off the entryway to the light-filled office. Two bedrooms with en suite full baths, one on each floor! Perfect for guests or visiting loved ones. Outdoor living space galore with a deck, screened porch, and covered pergola in the back corner of the yard. The sunroom offers that much needed flex space on the first floor! A truly luxurious owner's suite upstairs: vaulted ceilings, dual sink vanity, bath tub, walk in shower, and two closets! Rest easy knowing that the roof has been replaced (2020) as well as both HVAC units (2018). Solar panels recently installed (2021) that almost eliminate the electric bill! All of this and you are just a quick walk from Trinity School, 4 minute Drive to Durham Academy, 7 minutes to Duke, 14 minutes to UNC and quick access to I-40. Multiple hiking trails within walking distance or short drive around New Hope Creek and Duke Forest. Have it all at 4205 Sugar Pine!

MLS #2532131

Rank 2

5012 Tapestry Terrace$549,900

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This is a PRE-SALE NEW CONSTRUCTION Opportunity. Construction is well underway! This home plan is beautifully designed for maximum enjoyment BUT if you have a house plan you would like to substitute for this one the builder will gladly accommodate! This home is in a great neighborhood. You will not be sorry you made the choice to build a house here with us. Contact us with any questions. Visit our office to review the planned finishes (YOU WILL LOVE THE WAY WE FINISH THE HOME). Photos of the home are of this plan which the builder previously built.

MLS #2491925

Rank 3

207 Forsyth Drive$550,000

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A Charming Cul-de-sac Bungalow with two living rooms and two master bedrooms and two living areas one on each floor. Easy access to I-40, Wegmans, close proximity to UNC and Duke. Close proximity to Ephesus Elementary, Philip Middle & East Chapel Hill Schools.

MLS #2525979

Rank 4

3311 Middlebrook Court$625,000

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Checking boxes for a wonderful home? 3311 Middlebrook checks them all: freshly painted int/ext. New roof 2023. Furnace 2016. Spacious & superbly maintained. Light filled home - open but a separation of space. Updated kitchen, hardwoods, marble, tile & new carpet. Private deck. 2 car attached garage. Unparalleled setting between Durham & Chapel Hill on .5 acres w/a protective green fence in the rear. Quiet cul-de-sac, easy and quick access to schools: Duke, UNC, Forestview Elem, Duke School, Durham Academy & Trinity. Simplify your life & move in!

MLS #2524529

Rank 5

109 Rother Lane$549,900

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This impeccably maintained home boasts a range of smart and luxurious features that reflect the care and attention it has received. With an emphasis on energy efficiency and convenience, the home is full solar with back up Tesla batteries, establishing a reliable and eco-friendly energy source. Inside, the home offers a welcoming and open atmosphere. The family room and dining room are seamlessly connected and enhanced with surround sound speakers, creating an ideal space for relaxation and entertainment. The kitchen is designed with functionality and aesthetics in mind, featuring a stainless steel sink with an instant hot water dispenser and high pressure spray. A large, customized double decker drawer provides ample, additional storage. Relax in the primary suite featuring a gas fireplace, tray ceiling, whirlpool tub, separate shower and water closet. Don't miss the climate controlled, spacious crawlspace and pantry, great for canning! There is additional storage under the sunroom, perfect for your lawn equipment. This energy efficient home is a must see!

MLS #2530113

Rank 6

5412 Garrett Road$779,900

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Come build your dream home at the Enclave on Garrett. This community will greet you with 7 new construction homes right in the heart of Durham. This community is set up for you to pick your home plan with budgets for you to build something you'll never want to sell. The Laurel Plan is ready to host you and your loved ones. This inviting floor plan has an open concept and amazing features that will make this house the hangout spot. The gourmet kitchen and large kitchen island is ready for any event. Above the garage, check out the bonus room can be converted into an at home office, a lovely media room, or ask us about making it a private entry guest suite. Once you head one up stairs, be welcomed by a lovely homeowners suite, 2 bedrooms and a fun little loft area. If you have someone staying with you, invite them to stay in the downstairs guest suite. The quality and finishes are second-to-none.

MLS #2492672

Rank 7

10 Burgess Lane$414,900

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This Durham 3 bedroom 3 bathroom split-level home offers a deck. Home is located 8 minutes from downtown. Nasher Museum of Art, Forest Hills Park, The Museum of Durham History, and Frankie's Fun Park are all withing 8-10miles of the home. Fayetteville Street Elementary and WG Pearson magnet School are among the schools that are within 5 miles of the home.

MLS #2496445

Rank 8

413 W Cornwallis Road$409,000

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What could be more convenient than a 7 minute drive to Duke University? This charming, 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home is ideal for a family home or rental investment opportunity. Located close to Downtown Durham, and walking distance to local favorite restaurants - including the Original Q Shack and the Guglhupf Bakery, Cafe & Biergarten. Several upgrades will make it easy to move right in, including new flooring and lighting 2019, AC unit 2023, water heater 2022, and professionally repainted interior 2023. Expansive back deck and yard for entertaining! Come take a look at what 413 W Cornwallis has to offer!

MLS #2524248

Rank 9

803 Inglenook Road$424,000

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Very Private detached TH with Contemporary flair! The soaring Great Room ceiling gives a real sense of space. A Gas fireplace and bookcases anchor the main wall. Double doors lead to the Deck and a bay window lets light into the Dining Room. Most of the main level floors are hardwoods. Primary BR and Den on main. Carport opens into the breakfast area. Pull down attic over Carport. Inspected and everything repaired.

MLS #2505284

Rank 10

109 Weatherhill Pointe$440,000

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4 bedrooms, 2.5 bath home with spectacular nature views. Back porch overlooking beautiful community pond. This home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac. Great floor plan with master bedroom on first floor. Laminate flooring throughout property and tiled kitchen. Great Investment opportunity! Long-term tenants $2,200 per month. Lease expires on 12/31/2023.

MLS #2505643

Rank 11

1322 Tallyho Trail$600,000

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Seller Offering 12K Credit Toward Closing Costs or Rate Buy Down!!! Beautifully designed Chapel Hill cottage sitting on .92 acres offering both modern updates & classic charm. Light filled 1st floor w/ gleaming hardwoods, 2-story family room, vaulted ceilings, exposed wood beams & stone fireplace. Updated kitchen w/ quartz counters, custom cabinets/, recessed/under cabinet lighting, & stainless steel appliances. Main floor master suite ft. custom bath w/ walk-in tile shower, spa inspired soaking tub, hickory cabinets, & “his/hers” quartz vanities. 2nd floor offers 3 addt'l. bedrooms, updated bathroom w/ modern fixtures, granite vanity and walk-in tile shower. Private oasis w/ multiple outdoor spaces incl. covered front porch, expansive back deck, 2nd story balcony, fenced in backyard, & walking trails. Interactive 3D Virtual Tour & Aerial Video Available!

MLS #2522510

Rank 12

5208 Oakbrook Drive$489,000

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Wide open spaces - inside & out! The living room & family room downstairs (plus a formal dining area) means everyone has space to hang out, or head up to the 2nd floor bonus room for a little extra peace and quiet (or as a roomy 4th bedroom) And all that room isn't just inside - there's a whole lot more just outside of your front door! Head out for a bike ride down Third Fork Creek Trail or a Saturday morning stroll to Joe Van Gogh for coffee. Breaking a sweat in the hot NC summer? There are two swim clubs within walking distance for a cool down dip. Convenient to Downtown, Southpoint, Chapel Hill and I-40 - there's nothing this location doesn't offer! (Did we mention up a credit for a new roof PLUS a home warranty? Yeah, we've got you covered!)

MLS #2521326

Rank 13

3000 Oxford Drive$635,000

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This transitional new construction by Garrett Builders is move in ready today! Open floor plan features a large kitchen with granite countertops, all SS appliances and kitchen island that overlooks large family room. The primary bedroom with ensuite bath is located on the main floor with double vanity, walk in tile shower and large closet. There are 2 other bedrooms on the second floor with a bonus room perfect for exercise room, office or play area for children. The laundry room is on the second floor. You can enjoy this nice quiet neighborhood sitting on your rear screened porch or patio. Close to all the fun happenings at Rockwood (Q Shack, The Boot Room, Nuvo Taco, Saltbox Seafood just to name a few).

MLS #2525511

Rank 14

104 Wilder Place$784,900

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TWO BRNAD-NEW AC UNITS HAVE BEEN REPLACED! NEW PAINT! THE PRICE HAS BEEN REDUCED. This is a great opportunity to own a move-in-ready home in Chapel Hill. The home is located on a quiet 1.08-acre lot in a one-street neighborhood with minimal traffic. It feels like living in a PARK!! Less than 1 mile to Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, and many other shops. Less than 15 minutes from UNC and UNC Hospitals. Hardwood flooring throughout the 1st and 2nd floor!! The refrigerator, washer & dryer will stay. No HOA

MLS #2526239

Rank 15

516 Nantahala Drive$465,000

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Newly renovated home that's move-in ready! All you have to do is un-pack! New kitchen with SS appliances & granite countertops! The first floor features an open floorplan w/ a 2 story living room with a real fireplace, large kitchen & breakfast area that walks out to the deck and dedicated dining room! Large master suite w/ cathedral ceiling, his & her vanities, garden tub & shower and walk-in closet! HVAC system replaced in 2021! Relax on the deck in the fenced back yard. Easy access to the American Tobacco Trail & the HVF YMCA, bike via the Third Fork Creek Trail to the Woodcroft shopping center!

MLS #2530405

Rank 16

1217 Rosedale Avenue Unit A$415,000

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New construction opportunity near Duke & downtown Durham! Proximity to Duke campus and Duke University Hospital makes this a great primary dwelling or exceptional long or short term rental opportunity. Hardwood floors throughout main level with primary bedroom on first floor. Vaulted ceilings in living room makes this home feel twice its size! Two baths with gorgeous tiled walk in-shower and tub/shower combination with quartz countertops in both. Modern and cozy kitchen complete with stainless steel appliances and barstool seating area. Two bedrooms upstairs add extra dimension to this unique floorplan, multiple configurations at your disposal! Close to Durham Co Op, Lakewood YMCA and Coco Cinnamon to name just a few!! Expected completion September 2023.

MLS #2529773

Rank 17

324 Sylvan Way$615,000

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Welcome to this lovely 2-story transitional home, spanning over 2500 square feet. This property features 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms—a large upstairs owner's suite with a sizable walk-in closet. Enjoy the formal dining area, gas log fireplace, and 9' ceilings throughout the first floor. The deck and the huge backyard provide a perfect space for outdoor activities and entertainment, allowing you to create cherished memories. Enjoy the outdoors and stay active with the nearby walking trails. Conveniently located near area schools, bus lines, and minutes from UNC. New HVAC system was installed in 2019. Experience the perfect combination of comfort and convenience in this delightful home.

MLS #2518739

Rank 18

223 Greene Street$650,000

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Stunning mid-century modern home nestled high above the heart of Chapel Hill! You won't find a more incredible view from your front porch! Bamboo floors & lofty 10ft ceilings throughout this thoughtfully designed open atmosphere where natural light abounds. The kitchen boasts a gorgeous 12ft solid wood bar, penny tile backsplash, SS appliances, gas range, & pantry. Sleek high-end designer finishes unite a perfect blend of contemporary style & luxury. Main level features a cozy sitting room w/ fireplace, spacious dining area, & main living room with access to a covered back patio. Follow the open cable railing staircase to discover the primary suite & two additional bedrooms with vaulted ceilings & great views. Low maintenance landscaping, fenced backyard & garden beds create an enjoyable outdoor experience. Located near UNC campus, Umstead Park, & Bolin Creek Bike Trail. Walk to FlyLeaf bookstore, restaurants, bus stop & other popular destinations! Home offers the perfect blend of convenience & tranquility. Built to Silver Level LEED standards, ensuring energy efficiency & sustainability. Home Sweet Home!

MLS #2532030

Rank 19

251 Hales Wood Road$615,000

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Welcome home to Chapelwood, the exclusive 55+ Community in Chapel Hill. Solid one story all-brick, single family home with a great open floorplan. Three bedrooms and two baths with a great back patio for entertaining and relaxing. Primary suite in the back of the home with tree line view. BRAND NEW WOOD FLOORING in the main living area of the home along with new paint. Lawn maintenance and community amenities. Around the corner from UNC/UNC Medical, a short ride to Duke/Duke Hospital, and a right down the road from RTP, DPAC, shopping & more.

MLS #2525174

Rank 20

2610 Lexington Street$450,000

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Investors Alert! Income Producing Short Term Rental! Situated in the heart of Durham, this home serves as an ideal hub for effortless exploration. The residence offers three bedrooms and two baths, inviting kitchen, a secluded yard and patio. Delve into the nearby trails and parks, embark on a journey to nearby Duke University, or leisurely wander through the enchanting Sarah P. Duke Gardens for a truly scenic outing. This home is in excellent condition, a perfect choice for your portfolio of investment properties OR simply enjoy as your primary residence.

MLS #2525863