Durham Homes & Real Estate
Search the newest Durham homes for sale below! Set just northwest of Raleigh, homes for sale in Durham are a part of the Triangle region here in North Carolina. Durham is famous for tobacco, movies like "Bull Durham," The Streets at Southpoint Mall Shopping, Duke basketball and the Durham Bulls baseball team. Homes for sale in Durham offer something for every budget — from luxury estates, to downtown lofts and affordable starter homes. For additional information about Durham properties for sale or to organize a home showing, contact your local real estate experts today. Read more about Durham real estate.
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Durham Real Estate Market
Over the last few years, Durham real estate has become a hotspot for Triangle locals. There are so many great reasons to call Durham home. Whether you're working in the Research Triangle Park, studying at Duke or UNC, or are just looking for a friendly locale with endless amenities, this great city really has it all.
Durham Community Highlights
- The fourth largest city in North Carolina, Durham is one of the primary anchors of the state's "Research Triangle."
- Duke University is located in Durham, offering a wide array of popular athletic programs, as is North Carolina Central University.
- Home to the Durham Bulls, a famous minor league baseball team featured in the movie "Bull Durham."
- Durham hosts several annual festivals, including the Bull Durham Blues Festival, the American Dance Festival, and the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival.
- Durham boasts a vibrant art scene, and is home to the Nasher Museum of Art, the nationally-recognized Scrap Exchange, and a wealth of other galleries and studios.
Durham Local Amenities
As a neighbor of Raleigh, Durham property begins near the Brier Creek Complex in Western Raleigh and stretches along the 40 West Corridor to Chapel Hill and Hillsborough. Many people like shopping at Southpoint Mall and also catching a show like Broadway's "Wicked" at the DPAC Center in downtown Durham.
The Durham Bulls are probably the best-known minor league baseball franchise in the world. Made famous by the blockbuster movie Bull Durham, the team has built a reputation as one of the most fun teams to watch in the entire United States. A wild mascot, a beautiful ballpark and family-friendly ticket prices make a night at Durham Bulls Athletic Park one to remember. The Bulls are a minor league affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays. Over the years, baseball greats such as Evan Longoria, B.J. Upton and Chipper Jones have all called Durham home.
Durham Area Schools
Aside from being one of the finest academic institutions in the southern United States, Duke University offers a wide array of athletic programs on the Division I level. The Blue Devils' basketball team is consistently among the best in the nation under the guidance of legendary head coach Mike Krzyzewski. "Coach K," as he is affectionately known by Duke fans, has led the program to four NCAA titles and 12 Atlantic Coast Conference championships. Duke also regularly makes the NCAA tournament in several Olympic sports such as soccer, lacrosse and tennis. The Blue Devil football team reached a bowl game for the first time in 19 years in 2012.
North Carolina Central University (NCCU) is a public university in the University of North Carolina system, located in Durham. The university was founded in 1909 and has grown to accommodate nearly 9,000 students. The NCCU athletic programs compete at the Division I level in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference in most sports. The Eagles' football team plays as a member of the Football Championship Subdivision. North Carolina Central plays cross-town rival Duke University in almost every sport. The NCCU baseball program is fortunate to share the Durham Bulls Athletic Park with the city's minor league baseball franchise.
Durham Real Estate Agents
Want to buy a home in Durham? Allow our real estate specialists to help you through the purchase of your next Durham property or expertly negotiate the sale of your current residence. As local real estate agents, we're experts on the dynamics unique to the Durham real estate market.
Connect with Triangle Real Estate Group at ERA Live Moore to learn more about Durham buyer or seller representation, or head to our comparative market analysis page to learn more about the possible resale value of your home!
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