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Briar Chapel Craft Fair October 19th

September 23, 2013
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Briar Chapel will be hosting a Craft Fair on October 19th from 10am-1pm.Residents and non-residents are invited to share their artwork, regardless of media. I wouldn't be surprised if you saw some folks there from the photography and/or knitt...

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Briar Chapel’s 4-Legged Residents Enjoy Annual "Pups in the Pool" Event

September 21, 2013
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Briar Chapel’s 4-Legged Residents Enjoy Annual "Pups in the Pool" Event

Once the pool season comes to a close each year, it's a tradition for Briar Chapel residents to bring their 4-legged family members for a swim in the saltwater pools. Here are a few photos from this year's event... 

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Race Results from 7th Annual Swim For Smiles Triathlon in Briar Chapel

September 8, 2013
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Race Results from 7th Annual Swim For Smiles Triathlon in Briar Chapel

This morning, Briar Chapel hosted the 7th Annual "Swim For Smiles" youth triathlon. The event drew over 500 participants (50 of which are current residents of the community).  After the conclusion of the race, attendees enjoyed a&nb...

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2013 Parade of Homes Features Nine Briar Chapel Green-Certified Homes

August 29, 2013
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2013 Parade of Homes Features Nine Briar Chapel Green-Certified Homes

Now in its 30th year, the 2013 Parade of Homes in Durham, Orange & Chatham Counties will be held over three weekends in October: October 5-6, 11-13, and 18-20, 2013 from Noon-5pm each day. This is a free, self-guided tour showcasing ...

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Briar Chapel Community Intranet Site

August 19, 2013
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Briar Chapel Community Intranet Site

There is a little-known resource that is packed with great information about Briar Chapel, which prospective buyers will want to check out to help with their purchase decision. While some of the areas of the site are restricted to current residents, mu...

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Just Listed: 266 N. Serenity Hill Circle

August 7, 2013
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Just Listed: 266 N. Serenity Hill Circle

OPEN HOUSE THIS SUNDAY FROM 2-4PM!If you or someone you know is looking for an oversized backyard with wooded views in Briar Chapel, then you'll want to be sure to check out Chanticleer's newest listing at 266 N. Serenity Hill Circle.&nb...

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Homes By Dickerson Named 2013 NGBS Green Partner in Excellence

July 27, 2013
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Homes By Dickerson Named 2013 NGBS Green Partner in Excellence

Homes By Dickerson, one of the builders in Briar Chapel, has been recognized as a 2013 Green Partner in Excellence by NGBS for its leadership, innovation and excellence in building high-performance green homes.Michelle Desiderio, Vice President of Inno...

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Chapel Hill Makes List of Best N.C. Towns for Young Families

July 12, 2013
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Chapel Hill, where Briar Chapel is located, was recently ranked as one of the best places to raise a young family in North Carolina. The analysis, conducted by Mike Anderson and published on NerdWallet, a personal finance website, considered five ...

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"Swim For Smiles" Youth Triathlon Coming To Briar Chapel

"Swim For Smiles" Youth Triathlon Coming To Briar Chapel

It has finally been announced that Briar Chapel will host the 2013 Swim for Smiles Youth Triathlon on September 8th! Swim for Smiles is the country's second largest children's triathlon, with proceeds benefitting the nearby North Carolina Children...

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Home Improvement: LED Lighting

June 26, 2013
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Home Improvement: LED Lighting

In the past, we have highlighted some of the improvements we have made to our high-performance home in Briar Chapel, such as installing a hot water reciculator and solar power system.Most recently, we have started to replace some of our incandesce...

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Briar Chapel Home Sales Up 45 Percent

Briar Chapel Home Sales Up 45 Percent

Sales in Briar Chapel surged 45 percent YTD over the same period last year. This is very much in line with Triangle home sales, which are up 41 percent in April as buyers continue to snatch up properties from an ever-shrinking inventory ...

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Get $1000 Towards Solar Power System from Southern Energy Management

Get $1000 Towards Solar Power System from Southern Energy Management

As many of you already know, we recently invested in a 4.8kW solar photovoltaic system on our home in Briar Chapel. So far, we have been extremely pleased with the results, and wanted to share our experience with you in the hopes you might also conside...

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Highlights from Triangle Green Home Tour in Briar Chapel

April 30, 2013
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In case you didn't get a chance to attend the recent Triangle Green Home Tour, we thought it might be helpful to highlight some of the innovative, high-performance features that were on display in the "Madison" entry by Homes By Dickerson in ...

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Briar Chapel Open House Weekend

April 27, 2013
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Briar Chapel Open House Weekend

There are over 40 homes open for viewing in Briar Chapel this weekend (April 27-28). To find these homes, you can either stop by the information center and pickup a copy of the map below, or follow the directional signs throughout the neighborhood...

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Northwood High School Ranked 6th in NC

April 26, 2013
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Northwood High School Ranked 6th in NC

Congratulations to Northwood High School, which was recently ranked the 6th best high school within North Carolina by US News & World Report.  Briar Chapel is located in the Chatham County School district. Residents currently attend...

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Briar Chapel Residents Enjoy Award-Winning Cuisine Nearby

April 22, 2013
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Briar Chapel Residents Enjoy Award-Winning Cuisine Nearby

The residents of Briar Chapel certainly get to enjoy their fair share of great, award-winning cuisine around the Triangle area.In January, Durham and its food scene were catapulted into the national spotlight when Southern Living magazine named it...

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8th Annual Triangle Green Home Tour April 13-14 & 20-21

April 13, 2013
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8th Annual Triangle Green Home Tour April 13-14 & 20-21

The 8th Annual Triangle Green Home Tour starts today! This free, self-guided event will feature over 30 entries, and will be held on April 13-14 and 20-21, 2013 from Noon to 5pm.As always, the tour will allow you to examine a number of green b...

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Woods Charter School Ranked in Top 50 Public High Schools

April 8, 2013
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Woods Charter School Ranked in Top 50 Public High Schools

Woods Charter School, one of the schools here in Briar Chapel, made the list of Top 50 Public High Schools in the U.S.This public, charter school offers a challenging preparation for attendance at university, with an emphasis on character developm...

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Homes By Dickerson Inventory Homes

April 1, 2013
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Homes By Dickerson Inventory Homes

In case you don't have time to build a home from scratch, there are still plenty of opportunities for you to find a home in Briar Chapel. You may consider a resale, such as the one we posted recently, or one of the new inventory homes being built ...

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Just Listed: 60 Hill Creek Blvd

March 20, 2013
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Just Listed: 60 Hill Creek Blvd

If you or someone you know is looking to get into Briar Chapel for under $225K, then you'll want to be sure to check out Jen's new listing at 60 Hill Creek Blvd. Whether you prefer to enjoy the great views from the wrap-around front porch, o...

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