John O'Neal
ABR, CRS, GRI
Realtors of
Distinction
919-559-7337

University Park, Raleigh NC

University Park is a special place, rich with history and natural beauty. Our entire neighborhood is a remarkable network of green-ways, natural areas, wildlife habitats, stream bottoms, and both public and private gardens. We are a community full of interesting, diverse people and places with a number of fascinating destinations. University Park is an urban neighborhood with dynamic and engaging neighbors; Cameron Village to the East, NC State University to the South, Meredith College and State Fair Grounds to the West, and Ridgewood Shopping Center, Rex Hospital and long-established residential communities to the North.

Come visit our historic subdivisions and the unique institutions contained within our borders…

  • Oberlin – Freedmen’s village established by freed slaves in 1869. Latta House Historic Site, now a city park, lives in this area. (see the Latta House Fondation for more information)
  • Maiden-Enterprise Area – early 1900s homes of the NC State University staff and faculty.
  • Harris-Chamberlin – Bungalow neighborhood established in 1917, with a picturesque pocket park in the center.
  • Fairmont – Subdivision established in 1926 on the site of the State Fair from 1873 to 1925. The shape of the fair racetrack is preserved in horseshoe-shaped Pogue St.
  • Bagwell – Farmer Hardy Bagwell turned his farm into a subdivision in the 1910s. Sears and Roebuck mail order houses and others were built in the 1920s-30s between Daisy St and Brooks Ave.
  • Wilmont – Laid out in 1924 on the fields of antebellum plantation, Wilmont.
  • Forest Hills – Created from 1927 to 1938 by a number of developers, who included parks and greenways in their street plans.
  • Beaver Dam – The last major development in University Park, established in the 1960s.
  •   Raleigh Little Theater, Amphitheatre and Rose Garden – WPA-funded theatre completed in 1940 on the site of the State Fair racetrack. Modern design by W.H. Deitrick and Thad Hurd. The city of Raleigh developed the Rose Garden in 1948.



Current University Park Homes for Sale

1016 Brooks Avenue, University Park, Raleigh, NC 27607-4137
1016 Brooks Avenue, Raleigh, NC
$930,000
4 bedrooms, 3/1 bathrooms (full/half)
3534 square feet
0.35 acres

Stunning is an understatement! Old world charm interpreted with eclectic flair brings this unique & tasteful home to life. A dramatic foyer accented by a custom iron railing leads to a spacious living room with a hefty, stone fireplace. An antique island & red Viking range lend wow factor to the kitchen! Retreat to the luxurious master suite w/its delectable spa bath or relax watching sports in the cozy media/bonus room. Large secondary bedrms welcome family & friends. Screened porch overlooks large yard.

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1020 Brooks Avenue, University Park, Raleigh, NC 27607-4137
1020 Brooks Avenue, Raleigh, NC
$875,000
4 bedrooms, 3/1 bathrooms (full/half)
3798 square feet
0.36 acres

Magnificent 1.5 story w/full basement nestled on .36 acre, gently sloping lot - open plan with generously proportioned spaces was thoughtfully designed and built using finest materials / craftsmanship - large kitchen features granite counter tops, S/S appliances, breakfast nook with access to screened porch - the first floor MBR retreat features double vanity / garden tub w/separate shower / WIC - hardwoods - 9' ceilings - 3-stop elevator - huge basement w/two-car garage + 3 unfinished rooms - hurry!

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2820 OBerry Street, University Park, Raleigh, NC 27607
2820 OBerry Street, Raleigh, NC
$795,000  CONTINGENT
4 bedrooms, 3/2 bathrooms (full/half)
2943 square feet
0.35 acres

On OBerry Street there is a patch of wooded city parkland and across the street from this park is a clearing. In the clearing sits this brand new home with a downstairs Master suite, an attached two car garage and enough charm to put a cobra to sleep. All of this and more on a .35 acre flat(ish) lot. Prewitt Custom Homes builds well designed attractive homes. See docs for specs. Great walkable location. Photo gallery updated August 7, home will be ready to move-in at the end of August-early September

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The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data ExchangeTM Program of the Triangle MLS, Inc. of Cary. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than CityGate Real Estate are marked with the Internet Data Exchange TM logo or the Internet Data ExchangeTM thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing firms. Copyright 2012 Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina. All rights reserved. The listing broker has attempted to offer accurate data, but buyers are advised to confirm all items. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

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