Some of the Great Neighborhoods in Apex, North Carolina

by > Saturday, 05 July 2014 > Published in Apex NC Real Estate

Apex, North Carolina is a great place to live and work. Centrally located in the well-known and highly sought-after Raleigh-Durham metropolitan area, neighborhoods in Apex feature beautiful homes in a variety of newly developed or well-established areas. Here’s some brief information about three of the most popular Apex neighborhoods.

Sunset Hills is a beautiful development with spacious lots up to 1/2 acre in size. Homes range in size from about 1400 to about 2000 square feet, which makes them great for both singles and families. Sunset Hills also offers both 1 and 2 story homes with 3 to 4 bedrooms and 2 to 2 1/2 baths. Every home has a garage. The neighborhood features a swimming pool and clubhouse and is close to shopping venues, schools, parks and employment centers in Holly Springs, Cary and Raleigh.

Peakway Village is an attractive and centrally-located neighborhood with 36 exclusive homes. Despite it’s exclusivity, Parkway Village offers a good variety of floor plans, including ranch and 2 story homes with 3 to 4 bedrooms. This vibrant community is close to schools and shopping areas, including the 475,000 square foot Beaver Creek Commons shopping center that is home to several nationally-known retailers like Target and Lowe’s. Restaurants, both casual and fine dining are also close by, along with elementary, middle and high schools. Homes in Peakway Village also feature master suites and gourmet kitchens with hardwood cabinets.

Orchard Villas is a great neighborhood for people over 55 who are looking for carefree living in an elegant setting. The Orchard Villas development has modest floor plans starting at 1900 square feet with 2 to 3 bedrooms and 2 to 2 1/2 baths. This neighborhood in Apex offers several models, including some with cathedral ceilings. Attached 2 car garages are included, along with optional fenced patios. Amenities include a country club and golf course, 20 miles of walking trails, fitness center, swimming pools and tennis courts.