Urban Durham Realty Blog

by Steve Artabane If you haven’t heard yet, paid/metered on-street parking is coming to Durham beginning Feb 27. Please visit the City’s website for more details and see the map of where the changes will take place. http://www.parkdurham.org/On-Street-Metered-Parking ...

by Christina Chenet   Beer Study and Starpoint Brewery comes to Rockwood! As if the great restaurants weren't reason enough spend some time in the Rockwood area, here's one more:  the new Beer Study! Based on a similar concept as it's popular Chapel-Hill counterpart, Beer Study Durham is a...

      by Zuri Williams The Second Annual “Black History: Artists’ Perspectives” exhibition opens at Hayti this week. The exhibit is open to the public. Hayti Heritage Center is located in the heart of the historic Hayti community which was a thriving community in the early 20th century....

by Marcelle Thomas On Saturday, January 21th, something amazing happened.  A women’s march was held in Washington, DC and hundreds of sister cities throughout the United States.  The march was in protest of the new administration’s views on rights dear to women’s hearts; climate change, planned...

by Christina Chenet Winter is a great time to visit one of Durham's favorite places for kids (and kids at heart!) to learn and explore -- the Museum of Life and Science.  When it's nice outside, don't miss the awesome tree houses in Hideaway Woods.  Inside,...

by Lou Perron As part of Urban Durham Realty’s commitment to Durham and the environment in which we thrive, each agent has committed to give back to the community.  One way we do this is to make donations to a nonprofit from each transaction.  Whenever possible,...

by Mary Rae Hunter - a not so fast runner! All great runners have personal stories about and reasons for their sport.  Kevin Nelson’s simple rationale is that “Every day is a good day when you run.” Every Saturday at 8 a.m., a weekly 5 KM timed run begins at the...

by Mary Hartzell Decision 2016 has been made.  Our nation has elected a new president who will be inaugurated on Friday, January 20, 2017.  Much remains to be seen but it's likely that many changes will come for many people in this country.  One response to...

by Christina Chenet Urban Durham Realty recently had the opportunity to help one of our community's great non-profit organizations by providing real estate services free of charge.  Downtown Durham-based Families Moving Forward works to end homelessness for families with children by providing temporary housing and personalized...