Young professionals and families alike flock to the North Hills area to do it all – live, work, shop, dine and play. Pay a visit to North Hills on any given day, and you will certainly see why it is such a perfect destination. Everything you could possibly need – food, shopping, entertainment – is within a walkable distance.

Want to join the many residents already enjoying the North Hills life? Check out this quick guide:

Living in North Hills

There are plenty of apartment communities located right in the heart of North Hills. Check out The Alexan, Park Central, or Midtown Green for the finest in luxury apartment living.

Looking for something more permanent? Century 21 Triangle Group has an office in North Hills and will most certainly help you find the perfect home in the North Hills area.

There’s even a luxurious retirement community located in North Hills, The Cardinal, which is ideal for seniors that want to stay active in the community.

Working in North Hills

You’ll notice many tall office buildings in the North Hills area. These offices are occupied by the likes of law firms and companies such as Captrust, G & S Business Communications, Valeant Pharmaceuticals and Delta Dental of North Carolina.

Even if you don’t land a position at one of the many companies present in North Hills, the close proximity to the Beltline makes commuting anywhere in the Raleigh – Durham area easy.

Shopping in North Hills

North Hills most known for its vast array of shops. From everyday items such as groceries to high-end jewelry and fashion, North Hills has it. Living at North Hills means you won’t have to drive far (or at all) to a grocery store since a large two-story Harris Teeter is conveniently located right underneath the Park & Market Apartments.

Need a new outfit? Check out Cameron Clothing or Monkees of Raleigh.

Shopping for gifts is also a breeze in North Hills. Check out Charlotte’s or Brighton Collectibles.

Dining in North Hills

Don’t feel like cooking tonight? No problem! There are many restaurants in North Hills at a variety of price points. If you are looking for a sit-down meal with the family, check out Yard House, Piola, or Aladdin’s.

Need to grab something to go? There’s a Chick-fil-a, Five Guys, and a Which Wich.

Need something healthy and fast? Check out Grabbagreen.

Playing in North Hills

There’s so much entertainment right outside your door should you choose to make North Hills your home.

Watch a blockbuster movie at Regal Cinemas or have a family bowling night at Kings Dining & Entertainment.

Enjoy a free concert at Midtown Park. Gather the family together for the Annual Tree Lighting to kick off the holiday season. There’s always something happening in North Hills!

Ready to pack your bags and move to North Hills? We don’t blame you – it’s a beautiful area with everything you could possibly need and want. In addition to the shopping, dining and all around a good time, you will also have wonderful neighbors. North Hills is an incredibly friendly and welcoming community for all.

So what are your favorite qualities and attractions in North Hills? Please be sure to hit us up on Twitter @919BlogNC or visit our Facebook page at and let us know! We would love to hear from ya.

This post was created in collaboration with the North Hills Blog editorial team and 919 Blog contributor Amy Howard for exclusive digital publication via TBN