If you want to live in a community that makes it easy to entertain your children – read on. Whether that means a pool or a playground, we’ve compiled a list of four kid-friendly communities in the Wake Forest area that will keep your little ones entertained for days on end. Ranging in price from the $190’s to the $400’s, there’s bound to be a community that fits your families needs.
Traditions at Wake Forest
($190s to $1,000,000s)
Traditions is located only minutes from historic Wake Forest, making a bike ride into town the perfect option for a family trip to the museum during the weekend. Named the 2015 Community of the Year, Traditions features a saltwater pool and a playground to keep your little ones occupied this summer. With a sand volleyball court and nature trails for biking and hiking, you can raise your children while keeping a healthy lifestyle a priority. Located conveniently close to I-540 and US-1, Traditions provides everything you might need in close proximity in order to keep your family happy.
Did you know that North Carolina averages 220 days of sunshine annually? The community of Bowling Green has plenty of ways for you and your family to take advantage of that, possessing both a swimming pool and a tot lot as features. Many of the home designs also highlight sunrooms, screened porches, or backyard covered porches to enjoy while soaking up the dog days of summer. Just one mile away from the new Hwy 98 By-Pass, you’ll set your little ones up for success with access to some of the best schools in the area.
($240s to $400s)
Building their community around a 13-acre, spring-fed lake, Holding Village provides the perfect opportunity to get back to the basics with your children. When choosing to live at Holding Village, you can stare up at the clouds by the lake, or watch as your tot learns to skip stones. With more than 35-acres of open spaces and parks, your family will always have something to do within this community. If you’re the type that prefers pools over lakes, Holding Village has that too. If your children are more of the ‘athletic type’, you can find a multi-purpose ball field and sledding hill as featured amenities to enjoy during the different seasons. Choose Holding Lake to bring back a sense of adventure in your home.
Hasentree was built with your children in mind. Surrounded by the Tom Fazio-designed golf course, the Hasentree community features a 16,500 square foot Clubhouse that includes a family activity Club-Kids’ Corner, an aquatics complex, a fitness center, and six tennis courts. Your kids will never get tired of going down the “Hasenator” – a 90-foot double-loop waterslide that plunges into one of the communities’ three pools. With both an adventure playground and a separate children’s splash pool, you’ll find that your children will never be bored.
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