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Wake Forest Holds a Prestigious Reputation

Even if you’re not entirely familiar with the Triangle area, chances are you’ve heard of certain cities or towns because their legend is well-known. Places like Chapel Hill and Durham are famous for their rich history and universities. Well, Wake Forest is in that same echelon and makes it proud to hold its head just as high as the others.

Original home to the legendary Wake Forest University, the area stakes its claim as one of Raleigh's best areas to live and thrive. Home buyers will love Wake Forest for the following reasons:


With a population of only 30,000, Wake Forest maintains a close-knit, community-driven atmosphere.


Home buyers enjoy a wide variety of neighborhoods, floor plans, and homes. New construction has picked up the pace here.

Local Schools

The grade schools and local university, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, give residents plenty of options for quality education.

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Do You Own a Home in Wake Forest?

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Why Residents Love Wake Forest

Until Wake Forest University relocated to its current home of Winston-Salem in the early 1950s, Wake Forest's identity was that of a college town. But in the decades since, Wake Forest has reinvented itself as an upscale and vibrant community suited for all ages and walks of life. Always moving forward but with an eye on its history, Wake Forest hosts fun events and community programs designed to give residents more opportunities to meet their neighbors.

In the Spotlight

Downtown Wake Forest

Local businesses thrive in Downtown Wake Forest, which has become the center of community activity in the past few years. Whether you want to grab a bite to eat at a great restaurant or listen to local artists perform at summer concerts, you can try it all downtown.

Parks & Golf Courses

From town parks to state parks, public courses to private clubs, there's something for every taste in Wake Forest. Joyner Park is one of the more popular and larger parks in Wake Forest, so it often hosts events like Six Sundays in Spring concerts and summer movie nights. For those eager for a little adventure, Falls Lake and its beaches aren't far away.

Capital Boulevard

Thanks to Wake Forest's convenient location near Capital Boulevard, residents are able to drive directly into Downtown Raleigh. Capital Boulevard is also lined with shopping centers, restaurants, and national retailers, so if you can't find what you need in Downtown Wake Forest, you can certainly find it near this major road. 

Fun Things to Do in This Area

Come. Live. Thrive.

When your ready to meet your real estate goals in with no worries, contact us at Gillooly & Associates Realty. We'll provide you with the resources you need, answers you seek, and peace of mind you crave. Call us at 919.612.9885 and let's talk.

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