5401 North Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
5401 North is a proposed community set to begin construction in the first quarter of 2011. The 400-acre neighborhood is bounded by Louisburg Road and Interstate 540. The master plan proposes up to 2,000 residential units and 1.6 million square feet of retail and commercial space.
The neighborhood is just nine miles from Downtown Raleigh making an easy commute for future residents. Research Triangle, a business complex and neighborhood, is just 18 miles from 5401 North.
The North Carolina Museum of Art is a short drive from 5401 North. The museum has permanent collections as well as exhibits. Visitors can take daily tours, and the museum offers weekend family tours as well. The new members’ tour is a great way for first-time visitors to acquaint themselves with the museum.
Durham Bulls Baseball Park is nearby. The team was made famous by the 1988 movie Bull Durham. The stadium has a clubhouse, food service, and team store.
The neighborhood is a 10-minute drive from the North Carolina State University, so current students and potential students will have easy access to classes and university events. Students can find moderately priced apartments in the proposed area close to the university.
Surrounding 5401 North are dense forests with walking paths. Future residents have a nearby spot to walk dogs, picnic, and enjoy the North Carolina scenery. 40% of the 400 acres are open spaces suitable for community gatherings and special events.
5401 proves to be an exciting new community.