About the Triangle

Chapel Hill

The Legend of Chapel Hill

Making up one of the corners of the Raleigh-Durham Triangle, Chapel Hill is known for its art programs, excellent schools, and, most famously, being home to the University of North Carolina. With the University's well-known reputation for academic and athletic success, the Chapel Hill Area has rapidly grown and thrived in the past few decades. More than just a college town, this vibrant and active community is the perfect place to plant roots.

The Attractions

Located just a short drive from the state capital Raleigh, Chapel Hill forms one of the three points that create the popular “Triangle” designation. With many local attractions, such as the Dean Smith Center, Auckland Art Museum, and Morehead Planetarium, there's a wide variety of activities to keep your days filled with fun and adventure.


Chapel Hill has seen an increase in population with the rising popularity of it as a home for young professionals and families, however with a range of community events and activities, it retains its tight-knit feel. Year round events such as the Light Up Festival, Hog Days, and Festifall Arts Festival, getting to know your neighbors while exploring the area has never been easier!

The Newest Listings in Chapel Hill

Looking to buy or sell a home in Chapel Hill? With years of experience, Gillooly & Associates Realty can help you find the perfect home or sell your property for top dollar. Whatever your real estate goals, contact us today to start achieving them.

Chapel Hill Neighborhoods

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Why Residents Love the Town of Chapel Hill

Perfectly located for easy access to endless entertainment opportunities in the Triangle, Chapel Hill offers cultural attractions, local intrigue, and many outdoor activities to fill your days. Fall in love with the quaint charm of this growing area. With countless restaurants and unique shopping experiences, there's always something new to try in Chapel Hill.

In the Spotlight

Chapel Hill Public Schools

Famously known for being the location of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill is also home to some of the best public schools in the entire state. Served by the nationally ranked Chapel Hill-Carrboro School District, it features schools such as Carrboro High School and Chapel Hill High School, both of which have received national recognition for academic excellence. Chapel Hill is also home to East Chapel Hill High School, currently ranked the number one public school in all of North Carolina and the 88th best high school in the entire United States.

Outdoor Living

Chapel Hill is home to many different activities for the outdoor enthusiast, including numerous hiking, biking, and walking trails. Work on your golf game at one of the renowned golf courses or golf clubs in the area. For a relaxed adventure, explore Coker Arboretum or the North Carolina Botanical Garden. However you like to spend your time outdoors, Chapel Hill has the perfect activity for you!

A Rich and Diverse Local Culture

With a growing population, Chapel Hill has become a diverse area with an abundance of local pride. Residents are encouraged to explore their interests and get to know their neighbors by participating in several community events throughout the year. Celebrate local artisans once a month with the Second Friday Artwalk, or enjoy a free movie under the stars throughout the spring and summer. There's never a lack of things to do in Chapel Hill!

Fun Things to Do in This Area


Your Dream Home is Waiting

Explore why Chapel Hill is one of the fastest growing areas in the entire triangle. With top rated schools, vibrant community, and many entertainment opportunities, it's no wonder this area is so highly desirable. Whether you're a first time home-buyer, or simply relocating, trust that our team has the local real estate knowledge to make finding your dream home easy.

Browse homes currently available or check out our helpful and comprehensive home buying resources. We're happy to answer any questions you have about Chapel Hill, or other Triangle locations. Contact us  today to get started!

Chapel Hill Neighborhoods

Chapel has diverse residencies, making it ideal for every lifestyle and price point. Browse these featured neighborhoods to see available properties and amenities. Ready to take the next step? Call us today to schedule a tour.

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