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October
31

Open Houses Nov 2-3

Lots of fun this weekend starting with the Raleigh Fairytale Ball which will be featuring your favorite princesses, princes, fairytale friends, and musical performances at the Cypress Manor in Cary. In addition to this, the Fall Arts Fair at Fred Fletcher Park in Raleigh will be showcasing the work of jewelers, potters, painters, and glass artists - including live music and food trucks!

So when planning out your schedule this weekend, be sure to allow plenty of time for some house-browsing by visiting HPW Open Houses! The most comprehensive real estate website in the state, HPW.com is the perfect place to start your house hunt. Our local real estate agents are on the cutting edge and are ready to show you the homes they've listed and answer any questions you may have.

 

Featured Open Houses

 

6412 Pleasant Creek Court, Raleigh, NC 27613

$389,900

Sq Ft: 2,292 | Beds: 3 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, November 2 from 1 to 3 p.m.

6412 Pleasant Creek


356 Collinsworth Drive, Clayton, NC 27527

$270,000

Sq Ft: 2,075 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, November 2 from 1 to 3 p.m.

356 Collinsworth Dr


6032 Brambleberry Way, Raleigh, NC 27616

$235,000

Sq Ft: 1,954 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, November 2 from 1 to 4 p.m.

6032 Branbleberry Way


403 Carpenter Town Lane, Cary, NC 27519 

$419,900

Sq Ft: 2,560 | Beds: 3 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, November 2 from 1 to 3 p.m., and

Sunday, November 3 from 1:30 to 3:30

403 Carpenter Town Ln


7400 Summit Pine Way, Wake Forest, NC 27587

$850,000

Sq Ft: 4,500 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full)

Open House: Saturday, November 2 from 2 to 5 p.m., and

Sunday, November 3 from 2 to 5 p.m.

7400 Summit Pine Way


2112 Camber Drive, Wake Forest, NC 27587

$1,500,000

Sq Ft: 4,880 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, November 2 from 2 to 5 p.m., and

Sunday, November 3 from 2 to 5 p.m.

2112 Camber Dr


1069 Silverleaf Drive, Youngsville, NC 27596

$484,900

Sq Ft: 4,150 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full)

Open House: Sunday, November 3 from 2 to 4 p.m.

1069 Silverleaf Dr


October
30

Yoga in the Triangle

Do you wish you could find your center and your dream home in the Triangle? Well, grab your yoga mat and get ready to say 'om' — our real estate agents are here to share the best yoga studios in the Triangle.

  1. Element Hot Yoga — 6909 Glenwood., Raleigh, NC 27612
    While we can't show you many Raleigh homes for sale with their own hot yoga studios, we can recommend Element Hot Yoga. Hot yoga classes will nourish your mind, body, and soul over approximately 60 to 70 minutes. You'll increase your strength, enhance your flexibility, and ease your mind alongside others seeking serenity. This 1,000 square-foot heated space will bathe you in natural light as you work on your breathing control and achieve inner balance. Voted one of the top yoga studios in Wake County, Element Hot Yoga is ready to bring you into their calming community.

  2. Bikram Yoga Durham —103 Belt St., Durham, NC 27701
    There are many types of hot yoga classes, but the original version brought from India is available at Bikram Yoga in Durham. This 90-minute class is based around a 26 posture sequence designed to loosen your muscles and normalize the functions and systems of your body. Along with Bikram Yoga, the studio also offers Yin Yoga, which focuses on relaxation and flexibility, and Inferno Hot Pilates, which is a High-Intensity Interval Training class formatted around Pilates. If looking for Durham homes for sale ever leaves you feeling like you need to refocus your mind, head over to Bikram Yoga.

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October
24

 

Oct 26-27We're heading into the last weekend in October and there is no shortage of fun to be had. The Clouds Brewing Oktoberfest will be happening at Front Street Taproom - featuring the Little German Band, food trucks, and on Sunday, a special family-friendly day with a petting zoo and bounce house for the kids. Also happening in downtown Raleigh, the Boos and Booze Halloween Bash on Fayetteville Street at The Big Easy. Spooky drinks, live music with EG Peter's Band, including prizes and giveaways! Don't forget, this will be the last weekend of the NC State Fair, as well!

Whatever you're in the mood for, don't forget to schedule in plenty of time to check out what could be your next dream home by visiting our HPW Open Houses! The most comprehensive real estate website in the state, HPW.com is the perfect place to start your house hunt. Our local real estate agents are on the cutting edge and are ready to show you the homes they've listed and answer any questions you may have.

 

Featured Open Houses

 

804 Middlefield Hill Court, Cary, NC 27519

$589,900

Sq Ft: 3,935 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 26 from 2 to 4 p.m.

804 Middlefield Hill Ct


8508 Windsong Valley Drive, Wake Forest, NC 27587

$508,900

Sq Ft: 3,540 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 3 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

8508 Windsong Valley Dr


209 Wortham Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614

$524,000

Sq Ft: 3,717 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 3 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 26 from 12 to 2 p.m. and

Sunday, October 27 from 12 to 2 p.m.

209 Wortham Dr


103 Buckner Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 

$900,000

Sq Ft: 4,333 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 27 from 1 to 3 p.m.

103 Buckner Lane


1 Emily Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

$795,000

Sq Ft: 3,287 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 3 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 27 from 1 to 3 p.m.

1 Emily Road


109 Leacroft Way, Durham, NC 27703

$256,000

Sq Ft: 1,871 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 27 from 1 to 3 p.m.

109 Leacroft Way


209 Regal Crest Drive, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526

$419,000

Sq Ft: 3,372 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 3 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, Sunday, October 27 from 1 to 3 p.m.

209 Regal Crest Dr


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October
23

Raleigh Candy Shops

Is there ever a bad time to satisfy your sweet tooth with a special treat from your favorite local candy shop? Many Raleigh area candy shops have been producing award-winning treats for decades. You'll also find plenty of newer shops that offer unique flavors you won't find anywhere else. Whether you're looking for the perfect gift or want to indulge with your favorite treat, now is a great time to learn more about shops serving up sweet treats. Our real estate agents know Raleigh, and we've got the inside scoop on four great, local candy shops for your sweet tooth.

  1. Sweeties Candy Shop – 143 E Wait Ave., Wake Forest, NC 27587
    Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth close to Wake Forest homes for sale? Head to Sweeties Candy Shop, where you can shop for custom candy baskets and so much more. If you're looking for the ideal candy-themed gift, this is the place to be. Sweeties creates custom candy baskets for every occasion, and you can even include a balloon bouquet with your basket. You can also shop for your sweets here, including some of the best fresh, homemade fudge in the area. Sweeties also hosts birthday parties – perfect for children and kids at heart.

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October
21

A Silver Winner at this year's Parade of Homes, this new HPW Luxury home built by Sage Homes features exceptional craftsmanship throughout its 4,800 square foot of living space.  Located in the newly established West Cary neighborhood of Destin829 Journeys Rest Lane is modern luxury simplified.

Upon entering this open concept home, you cannot miss the pristine hardwood floors that extend throughout the main living area. Coupled with a gourmet kitchen that boasts high-end appliances and fixtures this is the perfect space for entertaining. 

Rounding out the first floor are two bedrooms: the owners' suite plus a large guest room. The spa bath in the owner's suite has heated tile floors so you won't get any cold feet in the wintertime!

Upstairs are two more bedrooms, each with their own private bath. In the mood to watch your favorite flick? Well, you're in luck. Upstairs you can find the theater room, including a wet bar, and if you're up for a game of pool, then head down the hall to the game room. 

With fall in full swing, this home has the perfect way to enjoy those crisp autumn mornings and evenings – a screened porch where you can have your morning coffee and start a new day or end your day with a hot chocolate next to the fireplace.

For more information on HPW Luxury listings, check out the latest edition of our HPW Luxury magazine.

October
18

Open Houses

This weekend includes two "can't miss" events. The Triangle Oktoberfest German Festival will be at Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park in Cary on Friday and Saturday. It's also the first weekend of the 2019 North Carolina State Fair so be sure to get out and see all of the fun shows, enjoy the fast rides and eat lots of good food.

Whatever your choices are, take some time this weekend to visit our open houses in order to find your dream home! The most comprehensive real estate website in the state, HPW.com, is the perfect place to start your house hunt. Our local real estate agents know the market inside and out and are ready to show you the homes they've listed and answer the questions you may have.

 

Featured Open Houses

 

210 Faison Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

$1,049,900

Sq Ft: 4,941 | Beds: 6 | Baths: 5 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 19 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Faison Road


 

2400 Chapel Hill Road, Durham, NC 27707

$679,000

Sq Ft: 2,832 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 19 from 12 to 2 p.m. and

Sunday, October 20 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Chapel Hill

199 Beech Slope Court, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

$750,000

Sq Ft: 4,028 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 3 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. and

Sunday, October 20 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Beech Slope


3159 Curling Creek Drive, Apex, NC 27502

$706,000

Sq Ft: 3,331| Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 19 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 20 from 1 to 5 p.m.

Curling Creek


105 Sam Court, Wake Forest, NC 27587

$575,000

Sq Ft: 3,273 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full)

Open House: Saturday, October 19 from 1 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 20 from 1 to 5 p.m.

Sam Court

7129 Cove Lake Drive, Wake Forest, NC 27587


$995,000

Sq Ft: 5,434 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 5 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 20 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Cove Lake

109 Thornewood Drive, Cary, NC 27518


 

$409,900

Sq Ft: 2,922 | Beds: 3 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 20 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Thornewood Drive

October
16

North Carolina State Fair

It's almost time to enjoy one of Raleigh's most popular annual events, the North Carolina State Fair. The fair provides the perfect chance to connect with the community, learn about agriculture, participate in fun family activities, eat fantastic, local food, and ride exhilarating carnival rides on the Midway. Our real estate agents are ready for the festivities, and we've got the information you need to enjoy this year's North Carolina State Fair.

North Carolina State Fair Visitors Information

Dates: October 17 – 27, 2019 – Gates Open 8:00 AM Daily

Location: NC State Fairgrounds – 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

  • 10 Days of North Carolina Heritage and Family Fun
    Shopping for Raleigh homes for sale, and new to the area? The North Carolina State Fair provides the perfect place to get to know your new community, and have a great time in the process. The fair provides 10 full days of fun for all ages, drawing visitors from throughout the state. The NC State Fair is so large that it would be impossible to experience it all in one day!

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October
14

One of our latest HPW Luxury listings is nestled in one of North Raleigh's most talked-about neighborhoods, Avalaire. 1541 Grand Willow Way, Raleigh, NC 27614 provides country living, but with the conveniences of the big city. With over 5,400 square feet of living, it is the perfect blend of open design and volume spaces.

The foyer, living room, study and first-floor master suite all boast 10 foot plus ceilings and beautiful statement fixtures. Speaking of statements: the stained, coffered ceiling in the living room is sure to catch everyone's eye. The chef's kitchen combines with the living room, wine bar and informal dining room where glass doors lead to a covered porch overlooking the pool.

The covered porch is an entertainer's dream. It comes complete with a stone fireplace, built-in grill, dining room, pool and phantom screens so you can enjoy this space all year long. If you really want to get a feel for all this custom estate has to offer, check out the virtual tour.

Can you see yourself living here? Because we sure can.

For more information on HPW Luxury listings, check out the latest edition of our HPW Luxury magazine.

October
10

Open Houses

Where do you want to live? What type of home do you like? Stepping up or moving down? Whether you're a renter ready to take the homeownership plunge, a seasoned homeowner searching for new digs, or simply want to expand your investment property portfolio, HPW.com has the homes you seek.

The most comprehensive real estate website in the state, HPW.com is the perfect place to start your house hunt. Our local real estate agents know the market inside and out and are ready to show you the homes they've listed and answer the questions you may have. Visit them this weekend at their area open houses.

Also, don't forget the Triangle Parade of Homes is still underway, granting you access to a fantastic collection of newly built area homes.

 

Featured Open Houses 

 

521 Myrna Lane, Wake Forest, NC 27587

$725,000

Sq Ft: 4,289 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 5 (full)

Open House: Friday, October 11 from 12 to 5 p.m.,

Saturday, October 12 from 12 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 13 from 12 to 5 p.m.

Myrna Ln


1621 Montvale Grant Way, Cary, NC 27519

$814,700

Sq Ft: 3,636 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full) 2 (1/2)

Open House: Friday, October 11 from 12 to 5 p.m.,

Saturday, October 12 from 12 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 13 from 12 to 5 p.m.

  Montvale Grant Way


2607 Beaver Ridge Drive, New Hill, NC 27562

$800,000

Sq Ft: 4,100 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Friday, October 11 from 12 to 5 p.m.,

Saturday, October 12 from 12 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 13 from 12 to 5 p.m.

Beaver Ridge


305 Josiah Drive, Clayton, NC 27527 

$542,900

Sq Ft: 3,574 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Josiah Dr


300 Valleyshire Road, Durham, NC 27707

$550,000

Sq Ft: 2,888 | Beds: 3 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 12 from 12 to 2 p.m.

Valleyshire


12312 The Gates Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614

$909,900

Sq Ft: 5,437 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full) 2 (1/2)

Open House: Saturday, October 12 from 2 to 4 p.m.

The Gates


6709 Ebon Court, Raleigh, NC 27615

$325,000

Sq Ft: 1,739 | Beds: 3 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, Sunday, October 13 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Ebon Court


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October
9

Raleigh Fall Activities

Are you looking for free fall activities to do in Raleigh this weekend? Autumn in North Carolina is a gorgeous time of the year, surrounding us with beautiful fall leaves, a crisp breeze and plenty of great family-friendly activities to enjoy. Our real estate agents invite you to grab the kids and venture over to one of these free destinations.

  • American Tobacco Trail — 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd., Apex, NC 27502
    Spend a little time outdoors on the American Tobacco Trail. This recreational rail-trail runs for 6.5 miles through Wake County before continuing another 16.5 through Chatham and Durham Counties. The perfect place of hiking, biking, riding horses, and having a picnic, the American Tobacco Also hosts free events throughout the fall. Plan your trip around one of their free events and look at Apex homes for sale later in the day.

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October
7

Say hello to one of our newest HPW Luxury listings, 107 Lake Cliff Court, where golf course living and luxury meet. This custom, Cary home is located in the Preston subdivision and sits on the Fairways course with views of both the #6 and #16 holes. The Preston community is known as one of the top golf cart communities in the nation with easy access to all three of the amazing Prestonwood courses: Meadows, Highlands and Fairways.   

This custom home was designed by one of the original architects of the Preston community which can be seen in its details. Real slate stone flooring covers the two private terraces, one of which has a spectacular pergola. Don't worry – it comes equipped with a screen so errant shots off of the tee box won't ruin your morning cup of coffee.

Almost 4,000 square feet of living space on the main level includes two master bedrooms making this home great for those needing space for in-laws or the ability to host guests who come to town to play these coveted golf courses.

Gorgeous hardwoods cover the main living areas of this estate along with a gourmet kitchen, library and formal living and dining rooms. The natural light and open living space this home has to offer is something that absolutely has to been seen!

Be sure to check out the virtual tour of this property. For more information on HPW Luxury listings, check out the latest edition of our HPW Luxury magazine.

October
3

HPW Open Houses | October 5 - 6

Where do you want to live? What type of home do you like? Stepping up or moving down? Whether you're a renter ready to take the homeownership plunge, a seasoned homeowner searching for new digs, or simply want to expand your investment property portfolio, HPW.com has the homes you seek.

The most comprehensive real estate website in the state, HPW.com is the perfect place to start your house hunt. Our local real estate agents know the market inside and out and are ready to show you the homes they've listed and answer the questions you may have. Visit them this weekend at their area open houses.

Also, don't forget the Triangle Parade of Homes is still underway, granting you access to a fantastic collection of newly built area homes.

 

Featured Open Houses

 

7221 Summer Tanager Trail, Raleigh, NC 27614

$1,025,000

Sq Ft: 4,540 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 5 (full)

Open House: Friday, October 4 from 12 to 5 p.m.,

Saturday, October 5 from 12 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 6 from 12 to 5 p.m.

7221 Summer Tanager Trail


62 Stonecrest Way, Unit Lot 2, Pittsboro, NC 27312

$729,000

Sq Ft: 3,801 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Friday, October 4 from 12 to 5 p.m.,

Saturday, October 5 from 12 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 6 from 12 to 5 p.m.

62 Stonecrest Way


2213 Pierce Creek Circle Wake Forest, NC 27587

$825,000

Sq Ft: 4,116 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Friday, October 4 from 12 to 5 p.m.,

Saturday, October 5 from 12 to 5 p.m. and

Sunday, October 6 from 12 to 5 p.m.

2213 Pierce Creek Cir


8408 Sarazen Place, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526 

$584,900

Sq Ft: 3,724 | Beds: 4 | Baths: 4 (full)

Open House: Saturday, October 5 from 2 to 4 p.m.

8408 Sarazen Place


6412 Pleasant Creek Court, Raleigh, NC 27613

$389,900

Sq Ft: 2,292 | Beds: 3 | Baths: 2 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 6 from 1 to 3 p.m.

6412 Pleasant Creek Ct


10451 Council, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

$825,000

Sq Ft: 5,086 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 6 from 1 to 4 p.m.

10451 Council


521 Silverliner Drive, Knightdale, NC 27545

$399,900

Sq Ft: 3,698 | Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 (full) 1 (1/2)

Open House: Sunday, October 6 from 2 to 4 p.m.

521 Silverline Dr


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October
2

Raleigh Coffee Shops

Coffee lovers know it's more than a beverage: it's a way of life. Residents of the Raleigh area have several great coffee shops where they can grab a pumpkin spice latte or linger over a cup of java with a good book. Stop in at one of these top coffee shops recommended by our real estate agents.

  • BREW Coffee Bar - 122 E. Chatham St., Cary 27511
    BREW Coffee Bar recognizes a shared love of coffee as a foundation for creating connections. Their location near Cary homes for sale is designed to promote a sense of community. Pair your coffee with a toasted bagel, PB&J or one of the other light menu offerings. Hours at BREW are 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday.

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