Following up on our recent blog about the American Tobacco Campus in Durham, WalletHub has voted Durham the 5th best housing market in the U.S.!

Like many cities in America, Durham is shedding its industrial roots and experiencing a bona fide renaissance. Durham’s vibrant quality of life and commitment to arts & culture contribute to its ever growing popularity. Learn more about this city we love here or read our previous blog about the American Tobacco Campus.


You can also read or watch the ABC News report about the Wallethub ranking at this link.










Thinking of buying or selling in Durham? View the latest market statistics. These are updated weekly and are interactive with tons of valuable information. Here’s a sample…

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