Bedford at Falls River: An Award-Winning Raleigh Community
Originally named after the movie It's a Wonderful Life, Bedford at Falls River is a sprawling master-planned neighborhood with on-site shopping, dining, amenities, and spectacular residences. Here, you'll discover an eclectic mix of single-family homes, condos, executive estates, and just about everything in-between. And to top it all off, the excitement of both Raleigh and Wake Forest await just outside your front door.
Does Bedford sound like the right fit for you? Let's see why Bedford was named "Community of the Year" three times by the North Carolina Home Builders Association and one of the "Top 100 Best-Planned Master Communities" by Where to Retire magazine.
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When you live in Bedford, you'll never have to leave home to find some fun. This close-knit community also offers a number of amenities, including a full swim club with a 110-foot slide, four playgrounds, a clock tower with fountains, volleyball and tennis courts, covered picnic areas, and even a rec center. And if you love to spend time in the outdoors, one third of Bedford's 600 acres is reserved for open green space.
High-end shopping & dining
Want to explore some of North Raleigh's best retail and culinary destinations? They're right here in Bedford! The Shoppes at Bedford showcase a number of local businesses, including a daycare, fitness centers, The Pho Place, and Beans & Bubbles. Locals also love shopping at the nearby Falls Ridge Shopping Center, as well as Wakefield Commons. Even more big-city opportunities await in nearby Raleigh and Wake Forest, too.
Bedford at a Glance
Raleigh: 26 mins
Wake Forest: 16 mins
Raleigh-Durham Int'l Airport: 23 mins
Total homes: 1,750+
Median Home Value: $550,000
Median Household Income: $67,266
A Snapshot of Bedford
Explore Bedford at Falls River
Whether you're commuting into Raleigh or looking for a quiet suburban lifestyle, you'll be close to everything you could possibly need when you call Bedford home. Bedford at Falls River is conveniently located less than a half hour from Raleigh, under 20 minutes from Wake Forest, and close to attractions like Falls Lake. You'll also be able to hop on US-1 and I-540 in just a few minutes!
Younger residents of Bedford are served by Wake County Public Schools, the largest district in the Carolinas. In total, WCPSS operates 191 institutions and educates 161,907 students across the Raleigh area. Children in Bedford have the opportunity to attend Abbots Creek Elementary, Wakefield Middle, and Wakefield High. Raleigh is also home to a number of research colleges, including North Caroline State University.
Nearby green spaces
When you're not exploring Bedford's vast network of pocket parks and recreational facilities, be sure to venture out to experience everything North Raleigh has to offer! If you want to live like a local, try hiking the Neuse River Trail, going for a swim or boat ride at Falls Lake, or taking in some spectacular views at Green Hills County Park.
Ready to Find Your Home in Bedford?
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