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Homes for Sale in Durham, NC by Amenities

Durham is a City of Endless Possibility

Located in the northwestern region of the Triangle, Durham, NC is a city filled with amazing possibilities for work, for play, and for high-quality living. It’s home to the world-renowned Research Triangle Park, Duke University, and acclaimed medical centers and medical research industries. It features a blossoming Downtown scene, hundreds of acres of beautiful parkland, and a variety of art, cultural, and historic attractions. From sports to employment to diverse living, Durham really does have it all.

Durham at a Glance

Getting Around

Downtown Durham to Downtown Raleigh: 35 min
Downtown Durham to Downtown Wake Forest: 35 min
Downtown Durham to RTP: 15 min
Downtown Durham to RDU Airport: 15 min


Population: 251,761
County: Durham
Zip Codes: 27701 – 27713, 27715, 27717, 27722
Median Home Value: $183,900

Durham Estate Homes for Sale

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Our Top Picks for Durham

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Downtown Durham

Home to both the American Tobacco Campus and Historic Brightleaf Square, Downtown is filled with fun—shopping and delicious dining, art galleries and museums, live music venues, breweries and bars, and active nightlife.

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Durham Bulls

Head out to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park to cheer on the Durham Bulls Triple-A baseball team! A beautiful stadium, relaxing and fun crowd, and plenty of food and refreshments make for a fun evening out.

durham performing arts center


With over 180 performances ranging from top-rated musical performers to comedy to nationally touring Broadway shows to lectures by acclaimed speakers, Durham Performing Arts Center has something to offer everyone.

Durham Attractions

What You'll Love in Durham

With so many great local cities, towns, and communities from which to choose, it's hard to know which one will be best for you! So here's what local residents (and visitors) truly love about Durham.

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Beautiful Parks

Hundreds of acres of parkland and miles of trail make Durham a great place to get outside, relax, explore, or get active. Just 10 miles from Downtown is Eno River State Park, where you can enjoy fishing, paddling, or hiking the scenic trails. The American Tobacco Trail begins in Downtown, travels south through the Research Triangle Park, and ends in Wake County near Apex and Holly Springs.

Durham is also home to beautiful golf courses, like Hillandale Golf Course, as well as many city parks, offering everything from sports courts and fields to walking trails to skateparks.

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Endless Fun

There’s something for everyone in Durham! Explore local arts and culture at the Nasher Museum of Art, the Hayti Heritage Center, or the North Carolina Central University Museum of Art. Catch a live show at the Carolina Theatre or Duke University. Cheer on the Blue Devils at Cameron Stadium at Duke University. And don’t miss out on any of Durham’s fun festivals, like the Durham Blues Festival, American Dance Festival, Bimbé Cultural Arts Festival, Durham CenterFest, Festival for the Eno, or The Art of Cool Project.

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Top-Notch Education

Duke’s public school students are served by Durham Public Schools, which are ranked among the best school districts in North Carolina. It’s home to 30 elementary schools, 10 middle schools, 2 secondary schools, and 12 high schools, including top-rated magnet schools like Durham School of the Arts (ranked #11 Best High School in NC), City of Medicine Academy, and the North Carolina School for Science and Mathematics.

Durham is also home to public charter school options such as Research Triangle School, Voyager Academy, and Kestrel Heights School, as well as private schools like Durham Academy, Carolina Friends School, The Duke School, and The Trinity School of Durham and Chapel Hill. And of course, Durham is home to the nationally acclaimed Duke University, as well as North Carolina Central University.

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Durham Real Estate Resources

The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the IDX© Program of the Triangle Multiple Listing Services, Inc. of Cary. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Fonville Morisey Realty are marked with the IDX© logo or the IDX© thumbnail logo and the detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.
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