Wake Forest

aerial view of Wake Forest Community



The Town of Wake Forest attracts residents and visitors with it’s old southern charm, close knit community and endless modern conveniences. Located just outside of Raleigh, and a quick commute to Downtown Raleigh, Durham, RDU International and RTP, this growing community is a highly sought after location by those who want to enjoy a high quality way of life with the benefits of city living.


Wake Forest offers a diverse portfolio of residential real estate options. Buyers can choose between single family homes, townhomes and estate homes located in well-established neighborhoods, newly constructed neighborhoods or private home sites nestled upon acres.


Residents of Wake Forest have a wide variety of amenities and activities to enjoy, including but not limited to:

  • Historic downtown and surrounding area featuring local shops, restaurants, breweries and the triangle’s first winery.
  • Bountiful parks, Falls Lake and a growing greenway trail system to enjoy recreational programs & activities
  • Flourishing arts and cultural scene
  • Historical activities and tours
  • Community parades orgazined through the Town of Wake Forest
  • Nearby Atlantic Coast Conference athletic events (NC State, Duke and UNC), NHL Carolina Hurricanes events, Durham Bulls and Carolina Mudcats minor league baseball events.
  • Enjoy a quick and easy getaway at beach or in the mountains (only 2+ hours away)!


Wake Forest offers a variety of education opportunities through public, charter and private schools. Public schools in Wake Forest are part of the Wake County Public School System and offer year-round and traditional calendar options. Student assignments are updated annually and subject to change. For current school calendar assignments, access the Wake County Public School System website.

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