Capital District

Downtown Raleigh
  • W Jones Street
    Raleigh, NC 27603

Downtown Raleigh's Distinguished Capital District

The Capital District is home to Raleigh's government buildings and museums, and there are a world of experiences and exhibits that residents can access just steps from their doorway. This Downtown Raleigh neighborhood holds special value for the residents living here. Not only can they access the best that Downtown Raleigh has to offer, they live in an urban neighborhood steeped in prestige. The historic State Capitol is here, along with the Governor's Mansion and North Carolina State Legislative Building. 

What also makes the Capital District a popular place to live is its convenience to all the other Downtown Raleigh districts: Glenwood South, Warehouse District, Fayetteville Street District, and Moore Square District. Endless opportunities for shopping, dining, cultural experiences, and nightlife are mere minutes away. 

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Easily Access Downtown Raleigh's Top-Rated Attractions

Downtown Raleigh's Capital District is home to the area's best museums, where residents and visitors spend hours exploring Raleigh's history and natural wonders at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, North Carolina Museum of History, and Marbles Kids Museum

History enthusiasts will adore living in the Capital District, too, as it's saturated with historic homes and neighborhoods that have been preserved for generations. You can take self-guided tours throughout the district and gaze at the architectural marvels throughout, or visit the State Capitol, Haywood Hall, and Governor's Mansion.

But shopping, dining, entertainment, and nightlife options are within easy reach, as well. Downtown Raleigh's Fayetteville Street is steps from the State Capitol building for easy access to shops, restaurants, and popular events. 

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Popular Residential Communities

The Capital District is the perfect blend of historic single-family homes and modern condominiums, which adds to its reputation as a prestigious place to live in the Raleigh area. Some of the most popular neighborhoods and condo buildings in the Capital District include:

  • The Quorum Center & The Residences: condos with breathtaking views, 10ft. ceilings, large windows, and gourmet kitchens; amenities include rooftop gardens and assigned parking spaces in a secured parking deck.
  • New Bern Place: updated condos with hardwood floors and built-in bookshelves, many with views of the gardens in historic Haywood Hall. 
  • Historic Oakwood: a grand 19th-century neighborhood featuring beautiful single-family homes in a variety of architectural styles. 

Live in the Heart of the Capital District

As a resident of the Capital District, you can live in a neighborhood that showcases Raleigh's history and modern appeal. You're just minutes from everything, and you live in a home that reflects the best of life in Downtown Raleigh. 

If you are ready to view your favorite properties in the Capital District, just call us at 919-235-0007 to schedule a showing. 

Recently Sold in the Capital District

Price Beds Baths Sqft Acres Address City Zip Sold Date
$2,100,000 3 4 (full) 1 (half) 4899 0.43 601 N BLOODWORTH STREET Raleigh 27608 03/02/2022
MLS #: 2428838
Listing courtesy of Hodge & Kittrell Sotheby's International Realty
$1,225,000 3 3 (full) 1 (half) 3525 0.19 511 OAKWOOD AVENUE Raleigh 27601 10/20/2021
MLS #: 2406339
Listing courtesy of Dogwood Properties
$1,225,000 3 3 (full) 1 (half) 2760 0.2 601 LEONIDAS COURT Raleigh 27604 05/27/2022
MLS #: 2443415
Listing courtesy of Fathom Realty NC, LLC
$1,207,500 3 3 (full) 1 (half) 2307 0 323 W JONES STREET #1505 Raleigh 27603 03/31/2021
MLS #: 2354672
Listing courtesy of Chappell
$1,160,000 3 2 (full) 1 (half) 2456 0.12 602 E LANE STREET Raleigh 27601 07/19/2022
MLS #: 2456032
Listing courtesy of Allen Tate/Raleigh-Glenwood
$1,100,000 5 3 (full) 1 (half) 3764 0.18 521 E JONES STREET Raleigh 27601 12/21/2021
MLS #: 2420020
Listing courtesy of Metro Digs, Inc
$1,060,000 3 3 (full) 1 (half) 2301 0 323 W JONES STREET #1045 Raleigh 27603 10/14/2021
MLS #: 2384341
Listing courtesy of Howard Perry & Walston Realtor
$985,700 4 3 (full) 1 (half) 2968 0.118 505 EAST LANE STREET Raleigh 27601 06/01/2021
MLS #: 2332256
Listing courtesy of Radius Realty Group, LLC
$985,000 4 3 (full) 1 (half) 3063 0.142 501 EAST LANE STREET Raleigh 27601 04/14/2021
MLS #: 2332106
Listing courtesy of Radius Realty Group, LLC
$935,000 4 3 (full) 1 (half) 2928 0.121 509 EAST LANE STREET Raleigh 27601 06/03/2021
MLS #: 2332294
Listing courtesy of Radius Realty Group, LLC
$920,000 3 2 (full) 2423 0.14 519 E LANE STREET Raleigh 27601 07/15/2022
MLS #: 2451943
Listing courtesy of Metro Digs, Inc
$896,000 4 3 (full) 2754 0.12 220 N EAST STREET Raleigh 27601 08/02/2021
MLS #: 2390811
Listing courtesy of Monarch Realty Co.
$863,000 3 2 (full) 2730 0.12 215 N EAST STREET Raleigh 27601 06/13/2022
MLS #: 2444413
Listing courtesy of Southern Lux Living
$855,000 4 3 (full) 3180 0.2 416 ELM STREET Raleigh 27604 11/04/2021
MLS #: 2397238
Listing courtesy of Raleigh Homes Realty
$850,000 2 2 (full) 1 (half) 1464 0 122 N HARRINGTON STREET #745 & 30P & 31P Raleigh 27603 07/11/2022
MLS #: 2449881
Listing courtesy of Howard Perry & Walston Realtor
$793,000 2 2 (full) 2002 0 323 W JONES STREET #1405 Raleigh 27603 06/09/2021
MLS #: 2382451
Listing courtesy of EXP Realty LLC
$763,000 2 2 (full) 1 (half) 1715 0 323 W JONES STREET #1075 Raleigh 27603 06/03/2021
MLS #: 2330728
Listing courtesy of Glenwood Agency, LLC
$760,500 3 2 (full) 2141 0.12 111 N BLOODWORTH STREET Raleigh 27601 08/27/2021
MLS #: 2394881
Listing courtesy of Metro Digs, Inc
$760,000 2 2 (full) 1 (half) 1744 0 122 N HARRINGTON STREET #1275 Raleigh 27603 09/13/2021
MLS #: 2394844
Listing courtesy of Glenwood Agency, LLC
$730,000 3 1 (full) 1 (half) 2050 0.16 542 E JONES STREET Raleigh 27601 10/21/2021
MLS #: 2403964
Listing courtesy of Raleigh Homes Realty
$675,000 3 1 (full) 2255 0.26 515 POLK STREET Raleigh 27604 11/08/2021
MLS #: 2392083
Listing courtesy of Raleigh Homes Realty
$650,000 3 2 (full) 1877 0.25 605 POLK STREET Raleigh 27604 11/30/2021
MLS #: 2414079
Listing courtesy of Jackie Robertson Team, Inc.
$615,000 2 1 (full) 1 (half) 1205 0 122 N HARRINGTON STREET #775 Raleigh 27603 01/31/2022
MLS #: 2424930
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty
$565,000 2 2 (full) 1262 0 323 W JONES STREET #1005 Raleigh 27603 02/15/2021
MLS #: 2335474
Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU

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