Urban Durham Realty Blog

Saturday Fun!

by Mariana ByrdWhat a great way to spend the last Saturday and last day in April!Art Walk will be happening all around downtown from 10am-5pm on Saturday the 30th (and 1-5pm on Sunday the 1st).Counter Culture Coffee has their grand opening at 812 Mallard Ave...

Listing for a Good Cause

by Kelly GarciaIf you have worked with Urban Durham before you know that we make a donation to a local charity of our clients' choice as a closing gift. Many of our agents also volunteer in numerous organizations and we try to stay as involved...

Harvest Meeting

by Courtney James Spring is a busy time of year in general, and in real estate specifically, agents are typically hard-pressed to find a full day away from work. Outside our office windows, people are basking in the warm Carolina sunshine (many of them just having...

Mangum Flats: An Exciting New Residential Project In Downtown Durham!

By Mary Rae Hunter    Urban Durham Realty is proud to be the listing agents for a great new residence in downtown Durham named Mangum Flats.  This project is being masterfully designed by Center Studio Architecture and developed by the talented White Oak Properties.  As the website so...

Durham-Onward and Upward!

by Kelly GarciaAs Durham continues to grow and develop we at Urban Durham have had many discussions about what this looks like for our community as a whole. There are many advantages such as greater income for the city, more entertainment, shop and restaurant choices...

Exhibiting the Work of Robert Barnard

by Amanda MastenOur office has been brightened up by the work of William Robert John Barnard! The British born artist became a US citizen in 1964 and his work spans 5 decades. The colorful canvases “reflects a curious meld of his British and American sensibilities”Robert...

Voter Registration Forms Due This Week for Primary Elections

by Eila Voloshen With the Primary and General Elections coming up, I wanted to point out that NC has made changes in its voting laws:Generally, your registration form must be postmarked or delivered to your county Board of Elections at least 25 days before the election...

Audio Under the Stars – Share Your Durham Story

by Kristen SouthworthWhile it might not be summer yet, it doesn’t hurt to warm up with thoughts of relaxing on a lovely summer evening at the Audio Under the Stars Festival at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. This unique summer long audio...

Durham Wayfinder Program

by Pete EisenmannThe numbers from 2014 are mind-boggling – visitors spent $830.8 million dollars in Durham, which translates into almost $2.3 million dollars a day. Not only is that a stack of bills it also is a large group of people who come to the...

DPS Magnet Lottery Application

by Jarin FrederickIf you’re a Durham County Resident and interested in your student attending a DPS magnet school for the 2016-2017 school year then now is the time to submit your students online lottery application. Online applications are being accepted January 11th through January 29th...