Homes for Sale in 5401 North, Raleigh NC


Homes for sale in 5401 North5401 North is a new master plan community being developed on the northeast side of Raleigh.  It is conveniently located at the intersection of I-540 and Highway 401 which means easy access to anywhere in the Triangle.   Imagine a place where it is easy to get to and from work and a community where you share life with friends and family.  Homes for sale in 5401 North will allow you to enjoy exercise classes in the town center, share in the community garden, and send your children to great schools right next door.  It is a special place that combines the very best of traditional neighborhood living with state-of-the-art technology and the best in modern amenities. It’s a place where your family can grow and friendships can flourish. It’s not just a place to live, it’s a place to live better!

The Urban Garden
5401 North Garden

A unique planned feature of the community will be the Urban Garden.  This will become a favorite place in the community and a gathering place for neighbors to socialize. It will be the community centerpiece of pleasure and recreation. Fresh seasonal produce combined with the beauty of the flowers and foliage will be a perfect backdrop for play grounds and picnic areas. The 5401 North Urban Garden will play an important role in educating children about proper diet and nutrition, the importance of exercise, protecting nature, agriculture, and natural ingredients used for healthy meals. The garden itself will be an ever-present lesson in respecting the environment and taking pride in one’s neighborhood.

Community Amenities

5401 North homeHomes for sale in 5401 North will soon offer residents access to some of the best retailers and businesses in the area. The neighborhood town center will provide an extraordinary locale for launching new business ventures or expanding existing ones.   A pedestrian-friendly layout encourages an enjoyable workday, with shopping, dining, and services easily accessible from  public spaces with wide sidewalks, tree-lined streets, and beautiful landscaping.  Over 1/4 of the communities property is dedicated for parks, trails and open spaces.  Tree-lined sidewalks, community amenity area, a community dog park, a 25-acre city park and over 2.5 miles of footpaths and biking trails. All make 5401 North exceptionally appealing to nature lovers.  The community includes a portion of the 35 mile Neuse River Greenway , an intregal part of the East Coast Greenway System  that will connect Calais, Maine to Key West, Florida. The trail is also  part of  North Carolina’s Mountains-to-the-Sea Trail System.

A Closer Look at the Homes for Sale in 5401 North

Homes for sale in 5401 North will allow you to enjoy being out-and-about.  Take a gentle stroll or an easy ride through the development and you will see a tapestry of neighborhoods that connect you to the community.  From work / live loft spaces to luxury homes – from one-bedroom apartments to comfortable and safe home styles for active seniors.  5401 North’s neighborhoods are designed for every generation to thrive in the community.

  • The community will feature a combination of up to 1,800 single-family homes, townhomes, row houses and apartments.
  • Homes range in price from $290,000 to $700,000 designed to draw a diverse workforce to the community.


For more information on this new and exciting community, call area expert and real estate professional, Ernie Behrle .

Advanced Options

North Carolina has  county based  public school systems. School assignments are done by specific home address and can be subject to change as new schools are built. To view actual school assignments for the current or upcoming school year for any home you are interested in, please use the following links.
WAKE COUNTY ( includes the majority of Raleigh, Cary, Knightdale, Wake Forest, Wendell & Zebulon )
JOHNSTON COUNTY ( includes Clayton, parts of Raleigh, Wendell, & Zebulon)