Homes for Sale in 5401 North, Raleigh NC


Homes for sale in 5401 NorthAbout 5401 North

5401 North is a new master plan community being developed on the northeast side of Raleigh, NC. 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. 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 is the the Urban Garden.  As the community centerpiece of pleasure and recreation, it becomes  a gathering place for neighbors to socialize.  Fresh seasonal produce combined with the beauty of the flowers and foliage is a perfect backdrop for playgrounds and picnic areas. The 5401 North Urban Garden plays an important role in educating children about proper diet and nutrition, the importance of exercise, protecting nature and agriculture. The garden itself will be an ever-present lesson in respecting the environment and taking pride in one’s neighborhood.

Community Amenities

5401 North home5401 North offers residents access to some of the best retailers and businesses in the area. The neighborhood town center provides an extraordinary locale for launching new business ventures or expanding existing ones.  Pedestrian-friendly layout encourages an enjoyable day with shopping, dining, and services easily accessible from public spaces via 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, a 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 intrical 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 Homes for Sale in 5401 North

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.  There is a choice of  live loft spaces to luxury homes; from one-bedroom apartments to comfortable and safe home styles for active seniors. 5401 North 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 $230,000 to $700,000 designed to draw a diverse workforce to the community.

Scroll down to see all homes currently for sale in this new community. Note that homes shown below can change frequently as they are a direct feed from the local MLS. Bookmark this to make it easier to check back!


For more information on this new and exciting community, call area expert and real estate professional, Ernie Behrle with BuySmart Realty at 919-795-5447. You may also use the Request Information form below.

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