Chancellors Ridge

Chancellors Ridge in Durham, North Carolina is a neighborhood of mostly midsize homes marketed and sold at reasonable prices. Construction started here in 1999 and continued through 2003. Housing options include mostly single-family properties on quarter-acre lots and townhouses. They feature an average of three bedrooms and two bathrooms. This makes the community well-established, leafy and perfect for a variety of lifestyles.

To buy a property in this neighborhood, you can expect to pay between $175,000 and $435,000. Most houses have attached garages. Overall, the properties are tidy with excellent curb appeal. When listed to sell, they stay on the market for an average of 55 days. Purchases typically go for the asking price or above that amount.

If you select a house in this community as your own, you can also expect to pay about $3,600 in annual property taxes. The HOA fees are around $100. Each square foot averages a cost of $138 with many listings hovering around $295,000.

A Peaceful Lifestyle Awaits at Chancellors Ridge

Living at Chancellors Ridge brings convenience to your life. From its location in the southwest part of the city and very close to Chapel Hill, you easily reach Duke, NC State and UNC. I-40 is under two miles away. You can reach Research Triangle Park in minutes, as well as Jordan Lake and most points of interest within the Triangle.

Your new lifestyle also offers the convenience of nearby recreational facilities and easy access to outdoor pursuits. You can choose from a wide variety of activities for relaxation, sport, socialization and fitness, all within sight. Neighborhood activities and facilities include walking paths, a swimming pool, clubhouse, tennis courts and a playground. The American Tobacco Trail system connects you to shopping at the Streets of Southpoint and even downtown. Nothing can beat getting fit while also getting your shopping fix or the green aspects of safely biking to work!

The size of this neighborhood is well-managed at just 455 homesites. 375 of these properties are single-family residences. Distinguished townhouses make up the remaining 80. The property around the community consists of woods with beautiful trees, providing a quiet and natural setting. But you do not sacrifice convenience for what feels like life in the country.


From the neighborhood clubhouse, Sprouts Farmer’s Market, two Food Lions, Harris Teeter and Aldi grocery stores are less than five miles away. Shopping centers within five miles include The Streets at Southpoint less than two miles away, Southpoint Crossing only 2.4 miles, Woodcroft Shopping Center at 3.4 miles and Greenwood Commons at 4.9 miles.


Many fine dining options exclusive to the city are within fifteen minutes’ drive of your front door at the Ridge. Ruth’s Chris satisfies your New Orleans steakhouse urge only 1.7 miles away. Or you can choose the Melting Pot for a fondue night only 2.6 miles from home. You will never run out of options for table-service dining opportunities. The same is true for fast food and quick service cuisine, with McDonald’s, Burger King, Taco Bell, Wendy’s and Chic-fil-A all within four miles.


Schools for children living in Chancellors Ridge include Creekside Elementary, Sherwood Githens Middle, Charles E. Jordan, Sr. High School and other Durham Public Schools. Also convenient to the neighborhood are The Montessori School and The Studio School of Durham. UNC Chapel Hill is only 7.6 miles from home.

Finding Your Place in Chancellors Ridge

Your new neighborhood offers the lifestyle you want at affordable prices. All you need to do to get there is to call the Smiley Group at 919-636-8369 or email us at . We work hard to help our real estate clients find the right fit when they buy or sell their properties. We look forward to working hard for you, too!

The Smiley Group