Homes For Sale In Wake Forest NC | Real Estate Wake Forest 

Located just north of Raleigh, the beautiful homes of Wake Forest, NC, offer a great alternative to the hustle and bustle of the big city. This charming, family-friendly community has tons of great local features and is less than 30 minutes away from downtown. As a result, the community has seen a significant population boost in the last 10 years or so. But don't worry, it hasn't lost that small town charm. Wake Forest is a great place to look for luxury homes, new constructions and also budget-friendly homes on acreage.

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Looking for Wake Forest real estate? With an wide array of great listings for buyers in ever stage, you are sure to find the perfect property amongst the town's huge collection of homes for sale. Wake Forest NC real estate tends to display a charming traditional and transitional architectural style. Inside, large open floor plans are combined with interesting designer finishes and extraordinary detailing creating a welcoming environment that you will love to come home to at the end of the day.

For the most discerning buyers, there is also a great selection of Wake Forest NC's luxury homes. These upscale estates are beautifully set amid the pristine natural area that surrounds the town. Offering exceptional privacy and unrivaled high-end features, these homes are sure to satisfy the high-end buyer's every need.

Living In Wake Forest Homes

Wake Forest homes are perfect for families with children of all ages, retirees and working professionals alike. The community has many local amenities and  boasts some incredible natural areas. With plenty of retailers, services, schools, and entertainment in the area, Wake Forest residents rarely need to leave the town to find what they are looking for. However, when they do wish to head to the city, downtown Raleigh is just a quick trip away.

Wake Forest is a small town, but has big town amenities, plus a reasonable commute to RTP and downtown Raleigh thanks to US 1, Hwy 98, and 540. There’s a newly revitalized downtown with restaurants, specialty shops, and galleries where you hear music in the streets and sip wine at the Second Friday Art After Hours, happening the second Friday of every month. Walk your dog or jog the 117 acres of E. Carroll Joyner Park, and of course experience Falls Lake where you can water ski, fish and sail.

New homebuyers have much to choose from with Wake Forest NC real estate. No matter what their budget, there are ample options including townhomes, large lots on golf courses, or smaller homes adjoining walking trails, community club houses and swimming pools. Some notable neighborhoods include Heritage, Fairlake, Holding Ridge, Dansforth, Austin Ridge, Crenshaw Hall and St. Ives Estates. Families can choose year-round or traditional elementary or middle schools for their children.

Historic Properties In Wake Forest

What makes Wake Forest special is its slower pace, quality of living and less congested traffic than in other Wake County communities. You may also notice how many trees this town has! For the past 30 years Wake Forest has been designated as a Tree City USA, by the Wake Forest NC Urban Forestry Board as the result of cooperation among the many volunteers and groups that work side by side with the Board. Wake Forest property has a strong Historic Preservation Committee that partners with the home or business owner to keep historic properties current. While the pace may be different, residents can still enjoy convenient shopping destinations, restaurants, professional services, health centers, dance studios and recreational facilities within the town limits.

Wake Forest Homes For Sale May 24, 2019
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$148.32
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$429,900
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120 Woodstaff Avenue
Wake Forest, NC 27587
120 Woodstaff Avenue Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 30
$478,990
Subdivision: Bridgeport
BEDS
6
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
4,161
BUILT
2019
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257050
MOVE IN READY 6 bedroom w/ Finished basement! Breathe taking views of tree buffer behind home! Basement includes Full bedroom/bath, den & lots of storage! Gourmet Kitchen features white cabinets, gas...
1720 Main Divide Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
1720 Main Divide Drive Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 29
$287,500 ( $2,400 )
Subdivision: Bowling Green
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,124
BUILT
2016
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257065
THE CHARM OF CHARLESTON RIGHT IN WAKE FOREST! Open Concept Family Rm/Dining Rm /Large Kitchen with Upgraded Cabinetry w/Huge Granite Peninsula perfect for Entertaining! First Floor Master W/Custom...
508 Oak Forest View Lane
Wake Forest, NC 27587
508 Oak Forest View Lane Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 13
$250,000
Subdivision: Traditions
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
1,778
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257075
Gorgeous END UNIT TOWNHOME with upgraded light fixtures throughout. This open floor plan with HARDWOODS, GRANITE island with sink, and STAINLESS appliances are just the beginning. CEILING FANS in all...
311 Glencoe Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Open House
311 Glencoe Drive Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 27
$158,000
Subdivision: Straffordshire
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
1,340
BUILT
1987
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257080
End Unit Townhome that lives like a detached home with fenced-in yard! This adorable 3 bed/2.5 bath is fully updated with all Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite counter tops, NEW ROOF, 3 year old...
7025 Daniel Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Open House
7025 Daniel Road Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 29
$650,000
Subdivision: Clement Oaks
BEDS
3
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
3,526
BUILT
1997
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257157
Beautiful Wake Forest home on 10+ acres. Main level master ste updated in 2019, features Koehler soaking tub, frameless shower and walk-in closet. Laundry room w/ pet bath & mud room. The open plan...
5712 Barham Crossing Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
5712 Barham Crossing Drive Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 30
$535,000
Subdivision: Barham Crossing
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
3,810
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257166
Custom built home. Master suite, office on 1st flr, 10&11 ft ceilings 8ft doors, 9's on 2nd, hardwoods common areas, family room has gas log fireplace built in's awesome kitchen with Kitchen Aide SS...
1904 Edens Ridge Avenue
Wake Forest, NC 27587
1904 Edens Ridge Avenue Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 21
$406,900
Subdivision: Tryon
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
2,935
BUILT
2019
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257174
Popular Braxton floorplan with 4 bed rooms, 3.5 baths and owners retreat on the master and petite owners suite on the second. Gourmet kitchen with granite, center island, gas range, pendents, ss...
3217 Donlin Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
3217 Donlin Drive Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 30
$550,000
Subdivision: Jackson Manor
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
3,465
BUILT
2019
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257219
3 Car Garage! Tankless H2O Htr! Hwds & Crown Thru Main Living! Gourmet Kit: White Pntd Cbnts, SS Appls Incl WallOvn & GasRange, "Slate" Pntd Islnd w/Pndnts & Single Bwl Sink! Mstr: TreyCeilng &...
636 Old Dairy Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Open House
636 Old Dairy Drive Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 28
$399,850
Subdivision: Holding Village South Lake
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
2,980
BUILT
2016
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257231
Over 30K worth of upgrades by a quality builder! Premium lot backing up to trees! Like Drees model home! Idyllic front porch, screened back porch, open 2 stry foyr, 1st flr BR w/ full BA, stone FP w/...
2705 Gross Avenue
Wake Forest, NC 27587
2705 Gross Avenue Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 28
$375,000
Subdivision: Caddell Woods
BEDS
4
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
4,815
BUILT
2004
ON SITE
1Day
MLS
2257246
Spacious home has full bsmt w/home theatre rm w/all equipment, rec area & bonus rm. Freshly painted. Gleaming hdwds. Lrg fam rm, w/gas log frpl opens to kit w/island, plenty of cabs & new SS appl's...
4412 Hillsgrove Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587
4412 Hillsgrove Road Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 27
$225,000
Subdivision: Shearon Farms
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
1,890
BUILT
2012
ON SITE
0Day
MLS
2256422
Beautiful end unit Townhome in the Shearon Farms neighborhood! It offers 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, formal dining room and open concept kitchen/living room. Upstairs bonus loft area and laundry...
4053 Ridley Field Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
4053 Ridley Field Drive Wake Forest, NC 27587
1 of 30
$389,900 ( $100,000 )
Subdivision: Fieldstone
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
3,068
BUILT
2003
ON SITE
0Day
MLS
2257318
Salt water pool w/ pool house / garden shed highlight this awesome Craftsman RANCH home! Arched wood front door invites you to vaulted family room w/ skylights & gas fireplace. Gorgeous eat in...