Homes for Sale in Glenmere, Knightdale NC


glenmereAbout Glenmere

Glenmere is new community of homes located in the town of Knightdale, just east of Raleigh.   This community is ideally situated with nearby access to major highways, world-class healthcare, top-rated universities and an easy ride to downtown Raleigh! Glenmere is close to everyday conveniences including a variety of shopping and restaurants. Once a small railroad town, Knightdale has grown into a thriving community while retaining its small town charm. There are many reasons that home buyers find this area attractive: its spectacular neighborhoods, its location on US-64 and I-540, and its close proximity to Research Triangle Park are among the top choices.  Knightdale is a great place to call home and provides residents with no shortage of things to do. There are many community events including one of the largest 4th of July celebrations in the region held at Knightdale Station Park.  This park has a beautiful playground, more than two miles of paved walking trails, athletic fields, an amphitheater and separate dog park.

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Glenmere provides an impressive array of amenities including a walk-in Jr. Olympic-sized pool, cabana with fireplace, open play area and tot lot. Nearby, you’ll find access to the Mingo Creek section of the East Coast Greenway.  From there you will have access to hundreds of miles of paved trails suitable for walking, running or biking. Eventually, you’ll even be able to hike or bike to Calais, Maine or Key West Florida via the system of trails.

Homes in Glenmere

There are currently 14 different custom home builders to choose from. This many builders means a wide variety of floorplans and amenities to choose from. You’ll find ranch style plans, two story plans with possible first floor masters , as well as homes with walk up third stories.   This community is comprised of 2 separate adjoining communities, Glenmere Cove and Glenmere Forest.  Home prices in the “Cove” typically range from high $200’s to mid $300’s while the “Forest” has slightly larger homes ranging from high $300’s to mid $400’s. Lot sizes average just under a quarter acre. Several lots in the Cove section have beautiful views of the onsite pond.

For more information on this community, please contact area expert and real estate professional Ernie Behrle, with BuySmart Realty. Let me personally show you Glenmere!


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North Carolina has a system of county public school systems. School assignments in this area are done by specific address. 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 )