Cary Real Estate & Homes for Sale in North Carolina
A small village at the turn of the century, Cary has grown into a community of 130,000 with a quality of life that has been recognized as one of the best in the country. This town's beauty goes beyond its tree-lined streets and well-groomed public areas. Cary has long been appreciated by its residents, but has recently received praise from outside sources as well. Money Magazine named Cary the “hottest town” to call home in the eastern region. Cary was also named the fifth safest American town in the 10th Annual Morgan Quitno Awards. (more)
The community is located in Wake County between I-40 and I-440, 12 miles west of Raleigh and 160 miles east of Charlotte. Cary is home to a thriving local economy made up of more than 6,000 businesses, including SAS, a prominent, privately held Software Company. Manufacturing, retail trade and education are other strong local sectors. Cary's population is diverse and educated and enjoys one of the highest median household incomes in North Carolina. The Wake County Public School System provides public education. Cary also has an extensive Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources program, which hosts activities for all age groups. The town's real estate offerings are varied. Whether you're looking for an affordable starter home, a larger luxury property or a low-maintenance condominium or townhouse, you're sure to find it in Cary.
Price Range of Houses in Cary, NC
Cary's real estate market offers a variety of options for homebuyers in size, style and price. The housing market in Cary is strong and offers everything from affordable three-bedroom houses to larger luxury homes for sale and estate properties. Single-family home prices in Cary range from the low $140,000s up to about $2 million. Some offer community pools, tennis courts, waterfront lots, scenic wooded or water views, and fenced yards. A few stunning luxury homes for sale and estate properties are available for $1 million and more. Equestrian properties are also available throughout Cary. Cary condominium and townhouse prices vary from just under $100,000 for a two-bedroom, to $750,000 for a three-bedroom home in Cary Park. If you're looking to custom develop in Cary, land is also available for purchase.
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As your realtors, Ann and Amy are dedicated to exceeding your expectations by maximizing your buying/selling power. Their exceptional service coupled with their extensive knowledge of the market will provide you with the tools and personal commitment you need as you make these very important decisions. Your goals are important to them, and they make them their own. They emphasize that their commitment to you is something you can count on!
Ann, a former teacher, is originally from New York and has lived in North Carolina for 19 years and feels this move was the best decision her family could have ever made! She and her husband have two children who have both gone through the Wake County School System and attended North Carolina universities. As both a teacher and parent, she has extensive knowledge of the schools in the area. Ann is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Graduate of Realtor Institute (GRI), and holds the e-PRO and Green designations. Meeting so many wonderful people through real estate and sharing her expertise with them has only heightened her enjoyment of this profession! (more)
Amy, originally from New York, grew up in North Carolina and is a graduate of the Wake County school system (Apex Middle and High Schoo1) as well as an in-state college, Wake Forest University. After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from WFU, Amy obtained a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School in Boston. While Boston was a dynamic city, she knew there was no other place she wanted to live and raise a family but North Carolina. After practicing law for the past three years, she decided to shift her focus to her passion...real estate, joining her mother in the real estate field.
Cary Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 15th, 2014: homes priced around $288,965 compared to $308,088 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -7%. For Friday, December 19th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.12%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.14%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.24%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.92%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Cary NC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Cary to help you find the best home!