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WINSTON-SALEM

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Whether you are relocating to Winston-Salem from out of state or interested in moving to a different area of Winston-Salem and would like to know more about the area, or just search Winston-Salem homes for sale. You’ve come to the right place! 

frequently asked questions

why live in Winston-Salem?

Winston-Salem is a city on the rise! Home to the UNC School of the Arts, Winston-Salem has a thriving downtown arts community, and thanks to the Innovation Quarter, is becoming a national leader in biotechnology. Located only 200 miles from the beach and 120 miles from the mountains, Winston is a relaxed city with a college town vibe and plenty of cultural attractions to keep you entertained. 

Winston-Salem has a total population of 250,000, making it the fifth largest city in NC and second largest in the Triad. Winston offers convenience to transportation, a revitalized downtown, and quaint charm and has been rated among the best places to retire by CBS. So start searching for Winston-Salem homes for sale here. 

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What are the different areas of Winston-salem?

Winston-Salem has many neighborhoods that are great places to call home. Many neighborhoods are convenient to I-85, I-40, and I-73, making it easy to travel from the city to other central North Carolina cities and towns like High Point, Charlotte, Greensboro, and RTP. The Piedmont Triad International Airport is located in nearby Greensboro, a 20-minute or less drive from most neighborhoods.

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WHAT SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES ARE IN WINSTON-SALEM?

Winston-Salem has many opportunities for higher education. Winston is home to universities such as Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem State University, the UNC School of the Arts and Salem College. It is also served by Forsyth Technical Community College, one of the largest community colleges in the state.

Younger students in Winston-Salem attend Winston-Salem / Forsyth County Public Schools, many of which have excellent test scores, low student-to-teacher ratios, and active PTAs.

THINGS TO DO IN WINSTON-SALEM

Dixie Classic Fair

Downtown Winston-Salem is bustling with new life. Fine dining meets barbecue and other laid-back fare in places like Earl’s, Camel City Barbecue Factory, and The Katharine at the Cardinal Hotel. The Bailey Power Plant and surrounding areas feature craft breweries, gourmet ice cream shops, and more.

Winston-Salem is known as a city of the arts and there are dozens of galleries downtown as well as the Reynolda House Museum of American Art and Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). Several venues for live performances like the Ramkat, the Stevens Center, and the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum offer performances from national tours and musicians.

For those interested in events for the whole family, Winston-Salem offers the Kaleideum children’s museums and is home to the Dixie Classic Fair – one of the largest in North Carolina.

Winston-Salem has great offerings for fans of live sports as the home for MiLB’s Winston-Salem Dash, the FPHL’s Carolina Thunderbirds as well as Wake Forest Demon Deacons and Winston-Salem State Rams athletics. 

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ABOUT MANTLE REALTY

Mantle Realty is a leading independent real estate firm based in the Triad of North Carolina. Mantle is passionate about providing clients with  cutting edge technology and hometown service, whether they are buying or selling a home.

Many of Mantle Realty’s agents have lived in the areas they serve their entire lives, and love turning their clients into their neighbors. With offices in Greensboro, Lexington, and Welcome, Mantle is equipped to cover all of the Triad with convenience and care.