Whoever said life from the movies is a thing of the past has surely never visited the charming Raleigh suburb of Apex. With quaint small-town shops, picturesque restaurants and historical sites such as the Tobacco Trail, it’s a slice of good old-fashioned Americana.
Here are 9 reasons why:
Money Magazine once ranked Apex as the top place to live in the country – and it wasn’t just because the editor was bribed with delicious Carolina BBQ and an order of piping hot hush puppies to go!
Yeah, the food’s great here but it’s the charm that lures folks in to lay down roots with a new home in Apex.
Boutique Coffee Shops
One-of-a-kind diners such as Toast Café serve up delicious breakfast 7 mornings a week while pouring savory cups of fine roasted java all day long.
Ideal for Sports Fanatics
Living in a small community means outstanding support of local athletics. Cheer on Apex High and see why high school sports are huge in this part of the country.
It’s also easy to pick up tickets for the Carolina Hurricanes or catch a Duke, UNC or NC State basketball or football game.
Don’t forget about the boys of summer, the Durham Bulls.
Excellent Farmers’ Markets
Getting out of the house on the weekend is a breeze with three superb farmers’ markets nearby. Choose from Apex, Holly Springs and Western Wake for the finest in fresh and nutritious home grown fruits & veggies.
So Much to Do!
Ample parks and bike paths boost a healthy lifestyle.
If you’d like your little ones to stay active, this is the place to do it. Parks, bike trails, hiking and other outdoor activities, you name it! You’ll find it here in Apex.
Easy highway access also keeps your family close to popular nearby attractions such as Outer Banks beaches, Pool Time, Wet N Wild, Falls Lake, Aloha Zoo, pumpkin/apple picking, Pullen Park, skiing, snowboarding, Biltmore Estate, the NC State Fair and so much more.
Fun Date Nights
Fridays and Saturdays stay action packed with dinner and a movie at Cine Bistro, an innovative, luxurious and pampering cinematic experience.
Or relive your college days at the lively bar scene at Chapel Hill.
Shop Till Your Drop
All your favorite stores are just a hop, skip and a jump from our stunning Apex master-planned communities.
Choose from the South Point or Crabtree Malls and fill up your larder with all the good stuff at Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s.
Mouthwatering Italian Food
Anna’s Pizzeria in Apex is so ridiculously good you’ll feel like you’ve sat down at the finest Italian restaurant in New York City.
The brick-fired pizzas are to die for but their fresh made Chicken Parmigiana and pasta dishes have a lot to do with the plethora of awards handed down to the restaurateurs behind Anna’s success.
- Outstanding location.
- Easy commute. (Excellent access to US 1/55 and the 540 Loop)
- First-rate schools.
- Top-notch amenities.
- Quality built homes designed to maximize the living experience.
There’s a reason houses are flying off the market here. It’s just a great place to live!