Chancellors Ridge

February 16, 2024

Tim Clarke

Explore the welcoming community of Chancellors Ridge in Durham, NC. Discover your suburban sanctuary. Join us today!

Nestled in south Durham off NC-54, Chancellors Ridge is a master-planned community that offers family-friendly living with a host of amenities and easy access to area employers, shopping, and entertainment.

Developed by Sunstar Homes between 1998-2005, this neighborhood of 455 homes has become one of Durham's most desirable communities.

Location and Accessibility

Strategically located just minutes from The Streets at Southpoint Mall and only 15 minutes from Research Triangle Park, Chancellors Ridge provides convenience to major shopping, dining, and employment centers.

The community is easily accessible from NC-54 and conveniently situated near I-40 as well.

Downtown Durham and Duke University are only about 15 minutes away, while Raleigh is just a quick 30 minute drive up NC-147.The neighborhood's prime location gives residents easy commutes to top employers throughout the Triangle.

Neighborhood Amenities

Chancellors Ridge offers family-friendly amenities including a pool, clubhouse, playgrounds, and walking trails.

The HOA organizes community events like movie nights, food truck rallies, and holiday parties.

An active neighborhood watch program and gated access provide added security. And the community maintains a strong sense of pride with manicured common areas and amenities.

Housing and Architecture

This neighborhood features 375 single-family homes and 80 townhomes in traditional suburban architectural styles.

Homes typically offer three to five bedrooms, two to three baths, and range from 1,600 to over 3,000 square feet.

Lots are spacious, with homes thoughtfully situated to allow privacy.

Mature trees and greenery enhance the neighborhood's natural beauty. Home prices currently range from the mid $300s to over $600k.

Advice for Residents

New residents will quickly find that Chancellors Ridge has a strong sense of community.

Attend neighborhood events, join the community Facebook page, and don't be shy about introducing yourself to neighbors.

Consider joining a community club or committee to help enrich the neighborhood.

And take advantage of family-friendly amenities like the pool, clubhouse, and walking trails to connect with fellow residents.

A Local Realtor's Perspective on Chancellors Ridge

As a Durham resident myself, I've always admired the beautiful homes and tight-knit community feel found in Chancellors Ridge.

The neighborhood offers families the ideal blend of suburban comfort and convenience.

Its prime location provides quick access to major employers, shopping centers, and entertainment while maintaining a quiet, family-friendly atmosphere.

New residents are drawn to Chancellors Ridge for its amenities, attractive homes, and sense of community.

As a local Realtor, I've had the privilege of helping many families buy and sell homes in Chancellors Ridge over the years.

My in-depth knowledge of the Raleigh-Durham real estate market helps sellers price their homes strategically to maximize interest.

And I guide buyers through the process to make their dream of homeownership here a reality.

Chancellors Ridge holds a special place as one of Durham's most beloved communities.

I look forward to serving many more happy families and homeowners in this one-of-a-kind neighborhood.

Tim M. Clarke

About the author

17 years as a Realtor in the Research Triangle, Tim seeks to transform the Raleigh-Durham real estate scene through a progressive, people-centered approach prioritizing trust & transparency.

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