Come shop Apex homes to find one of the top-rated places to live in North Carolina. In fact, Money Magazine named Apex the best place to live in the country! Once you’ve toured Apex real estate, we’re sure you’ll agree that it’s a fantastic place to put down roots. To start with, Research Triangle Park is less than 20 miles north. It’s the largest research park in the world, and both private companies and public universities and institutions have offices in the 7,000-acre complex. Private companies include Cisco Systems, GlaxoSmithKline, IBM, which has its second-largest facility in the world at the research park. The three major public universities in the area--North Carolina State University, Duke University, and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill--also conduct research in here.
While the area is becoming a tech mecca, Apex homes are still affordable. A spacious, newly built house with four bedrooms can be found for around $450,000. Compare that with the $2 million dollar average house in Silicon Valley! You’ll find lots of upgrades, too, including stainless steel appliances, tile or wood flooring, and granite countertops. For those who prefer low-maintenance living, there are lots of meticulously-maintained and spacious townhouses in Apex.
In addition to great jobs and affordable housing, families checking out Apex will love the schools. The public schools lead the pack in state standardized testing, and parents give glowing reviews of the caring teachers. Several excellent private and parochial schools round out the choices for educating children.
The community in Apex comes together in the many fun parks. The greenway trail system gives residents the opportunity to walk, jog, and bike in nature. The city has programs for all ages of residents from sports for youth and adults to many programs for senior citizens. The festivals and events throughout the year also brings everyone together and gives the town a sense of identity. PeakFest is held in May and includes great food, live performances, rides, and vendors.
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