Area Information

Inside the Beltline and Downtown Area

What You'll Love About Inside the Beltline

The Culture

Inside the Beltline (often called ITB by locals) is the heart of Raleigh. Residents from all around the Triangle flock to this area to enjoy its myriad of shopping, dining, entertainment, and recreation options.

The Charm

Southern hospitality meets big-city bustle in Inside the Beltline. Here you'll find the perfect blend of historic houses in established neighborhoods and contemporary condos towering over bustling streets.

The Neighborhoods

Since Inside the Beltline encompasses everything within the I-440 loop (or beltline) around Raleigh, ITB is where you'll find many of Raleigh's oldest communities. Home prices range from $150,000 to $10,000,000.

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Come Explore Life Inside the Beltline

From museums and festivals in Downtown Raleigh to enchanting parks in historic neighborhoods, Raleigh's Inside the Beltline area offers something for everyone. At the center of it all is Downtown Raleigh, the epicenter of upscale shopping, dining, and entertainment in Raleigh and one of the most popular destinations in the Triangle. Residents are surrounded by the city's hot spots, including bustling bars, craft breweries, museums and cultural venues, and festivals on Fayetteville Street.

Radiating out from Downtown Raleigh are many of the city's most historic neighborhoods, where you can find beautifully restored homes that date back centuries. While only a stone's throw from Downtown Raleigh attractions, these communities are filled with trees and feel far from the hustle and bustle.

We're just getting started. There are so many facets to living in Raleigh's Inside the Beltline area that you'll never be able to experience them all in a day. Here's just a taste of what ITB has to offer. Have questions about the area? We have the answers! Call us at 919-274-9111.

Spotlights of Inside the Beltline

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Museums & Historic Sites

History buffs and culture aficionados alike can't get enough of Downtown Raleigh. Countless museums, centuries-old homes, and historic markers are sprinkled throughout the downtown area, giving residents endless places to explore. Be sure to tour the State Capitol and Governor's Mansion, browse the current exhibits at the NC Museum of History, or explore Historic Oakwood by candlelight during the holidays.

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Shopping & Dining

Take your pick of casual eateries, fine dining establishments, boutiques, antique stores, craft breweries, and more in Downtown Raleigh and throughout Inside the Beltline. While Downtown Raleigh remains a popular spot for shopping and dining, other hot spots include Cameron Village and Hillsborough Street. North Hills is nestled just outside of the beltline in Midtown Raleigh.

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Public Transit

The heart of Raleigh is well connected. While GoRaleigh buses serve the whole city from transit stations like Moore Square, the R-Line is unique to the downtown area. This free circulator offers eco-friendly buses that run every 10 to 15 minutes throughout Downtown Raleigh, so it's a great way to get around town. Major thoroughfares like Western Boulevard, Glenwood Avenue, and Capital Boulevard connect ITB residents to I-440 and surrounding Raleigh areas.

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Parks & Recreation

While Inside the Beltline is a bustling urban area, there are more trees and green spaces than you'd think. In fact, locals often refer to Raleigh as a city of parks. Be sure to stop and smell the roses (literally) at the Raleigh Rose Garden, snap a photo of the downtown skyline at Dorthea Dix Park, take a picnic lunch to Fred Fletcher Park, or ride the historic carousel at Pullen Park. 

Inside the Beltline Attractions

Shopping, dining, and entertainment are just minutes away when you live in Downtown Raleigh or Inside the Beltline. Explore these fun things to do!

ITB at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Zip Codes: 27601, 27603, 27604, 27605, 27606, 27607, 27608, 27609, 27610, 27612
Price Range: $150,000 to $10,000,000

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Travel & Commute

Research Triangle Park: 30 min.
Public Transit: GoRaleigh, R-Line
Airport: RDU International Airport
Major Highways: I-40, I-440, US-401

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