New Duke Students: Things to Know About Living in Durham

DukeHospitalA new fall semester is gearing up to begin at Duke University and the Duke School of Medicine! If your education is bringing you to Durham to study, now is the time to get to know the area a little better so your transition can be a smooth one. Here’s what you need to know about Durham:

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Durham’s districts are what make the community unique, and knowing the districts will help you find the shopping opportunities that meet your needs. Are you looking for eclectic boutiques? Head to the Brightleaf District, where two restored tobacco warehouses are filled with shopping and dining options. For unique artwork, the Golden Belt District with its artists and galleries await exploration. The Ninth Street District has a number of shops that cater to the college scene, while the Rockwood District with its antique stores is a great location for treasure hunting. Of course, for the traditional mall experience, the Streets at Southpoint and the Northgate Mall are both available.

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When you’re coming home from a busy shift at Duke Medical Center or a late night study session for your graduate program, the last thing you want to think about is cooking. Durham has you covered with an excellent foodie scene. Here you can find everything from barbecue cooked up by a family in a hole-in-the-wall joint to international cuisine to tantalize your taste buds. Some local favorites include the deli food at Foster’s Market, the Cosmic Cantina for burritos or Elmo’s Diner for breakfast. Don’t forget Cocoa Cinnamon for your morning coffee!

Utilities in Durham

As you get settled in your new apartment at Palladian Place, you are going to need to set up your utilities. Palladian residents are responsible for power through Duke Energy, water (with sewer, trash, and storm water) through CWE (this utility bill will be set up for you by our office), cable or satellite television, telephone, and internet.

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When you’re not in the classroom or the clinic, you’ll find that Durham has plenty for you to do! Whether you take in a sporting event at Duke (like a late-season Durham Bulls game), explore the Susan P. Duke Gardens, spend some time enjoying the nightlife of the city or taking a tour of a local museum, this community is always active and inviting. From the Apartments at Palladian Place, you will be well positioned to enjoy all that it has to offer.

To schedule a private tour or reserve your new apartment in Durham, call our Leasing Office at 919-401-9991 today!

Durham Bulls Final Games of 2015 Season

Summer is winding down, and with that comes the end of the Durham Bulls season. With just 14 home games remaining this season, make sure you take in a game before it’s too late! At Apartments at Palladian Place in Durham, NC, we love the Durham Bulls, and we’ve been holding contests all summer long giving our residents a chance to win free tickets. Stay tuned to our Facebook page to see if there will be more chances to win.

With the 2015 season winding down, the Bulls return home on Wednesday, August 19th to face the Toledo Mud Hens and the Columbus Clippers and to begin a five-game home stretch. There are tons of promotional events scheduled that you won’t want to miss including two fireworks show, a DBAP Food Truck Fest, and so much more! This is a great way to get and enjoy an event that is unique to Durham, so grab some friend check out the series while it’s in town.

If you’re looking for a bargain, then Thursday nights are for you. They feature $1 concessions where the hot dogs, soda, and popcorn are just a dollar. What’s more, Thursdays are College Nights, so students can get a Terrace View ticket and $5 in Bull Bucks for just $11, or an Outfield Reserved ticket for just $5.99 when tickets are purchased online. That’s an amazing deal you can’t pass up!

At Apartments at Palladian Place, we are so proud of our hometown team! It’s the Durham Bulls 20th Anniversary Season, and we want to help them make August awesome. Let’s do our part to support them as the close out the season at home. Our Durham Bulls are yet another reason Durham is one the best places to live!

Luxury Apartments in Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC has many apartment complexes, but for those in the market for luxury apartments in Chapel Hill, NC, the best option is the Apartments at Palladian Place. With beautiful, spacious interiors and a community with the amenities necessary for a comfortable life, the Apartments at Palladian Place.

Apartments Designed for Living

Every aspect of the design of an apartment at Palladian Place has living in mind. From the open floor plans to the details in the kitchens and the ample amounts of storage space, this community takes luxury living to a whole new level. Everywhere you look in your apartment, you will notice details that show that the community truly understands the needs of its residents. Top-of-the-market finishes, tall ceilings, strategically spaced lighting, in-unit laundry and modern, neutral decor all combine to make it an apartment you will be proud to call home.

Amenities to Embrace the Luxury Lifestyle

When designing the Apartments at Palladian Place, the community’s founders wanted to add the amenities and features that people need for a comfortable luxury lifestyle. This starts with a place to be active. The Apartments at Palladian Place boast the largest strength and cardio fitness facility in the area, as well as the largest on-site pet park. This means that all residents, both two-legged and four-legged, can stay active. The community also has a large outdoor salt water pool, complete with a chat pool with a built-in seating area. The outdoor courtyard also includes shaded areas with a cyber bar and TVs. An outdoor fireplace ensures the community fun lasts well after dark.

For those who prefer natural beauty, a natural amenity courtyard embraces this with a stunning wooded view and cascading water feature. Shaded lounge seating in this area lets residents soak it in, while grill stations encourage outdoor entertaining in this quiet, natural area. An on-site walking trail through the unspoiled land also makes enjoying nature easy for residents of the community.

This is just a taste of the amenities available at the Apartments at Palladian Place. As a resident of this community, you will also benefit from a social lounge, media center, game room and elevated indoor sky lounge with outdoor sky lounge deck. If you are in the market for luxury apartments in Chapel Hill, NC, you need to see what the Apartments at Palladian Place has to offer.

Best New Apartments in Durham and Chapel Hill

Apartments at Palladian Place offer everything you need in the heart of Chapel Hill/Durham. Just one look at our selection of floor plans and you’ll see that your new is waiting you, minutes from the best shopping, dining, all located in a beautiful natural oasis.

Picture yourself living in a home that you love with high end finishes like built in wine racks and quartz countertops. Can you see yourself unwinding after a long day on your wrap-around balcony as you take in your wooded view? All of this and more is here at the Apartments at Palladian Place in Durham, NC. You’re sure to notice the attention to detail, the thoughtful design, and the consideration we put into the each floor plan in our apartment community. From our studios, to our 1, 2, or 3- bedroom luxury flats, every apartment home at Palladian Place is designed to make your life easier.

When you live here you gain access to most state-of-the-art amenities in the area! This is the life you’ve dreamed of living, without the hassle of maintenance and upkeep. Be the envy of your friends as you enjoy the outdoor saltwater pool and sun deck. Spoil your pet at the on-site pet park, or relax after a long week in our game room with billiards table. The life of luxury is waiting for you in at the Apartments at Palladian Place in Durham, NC.

We invite you to stop by and see for yourself. We’re perfectly located in Durham, and the perfect apartment community for your lifestyle. Palladian Place- Purposed for Perfect Living.