FAQ

Where can I find more information about buying in the Hamptons?

You can email your inquiry to info@hamptonsatumstead.com or you can contact Bryan Sinnett directly at 919.601.1641.

What is the average sale price for a home in the Hamptons?

Home sales have ranged from $600,000 to close to $1.2 million. The average sale prices have also risen as homeowners have completed unfinished basements and as demand for the neighborhood has increased.

Is there a homeowner’s association?

There is an active homeowner’s association that coordinates social events, annual meetings and looks over the overall interest of the neighborhood. Currently the management company is Professional Property Management, Inc. also known as PPM. The community manager is Kristina Goodman. Her contact number is 919.848.4911 extension 138 and her email is kgoodman@ppmral.com.

What is “Greater Raleigh”?

Greater Raleigh encompasses the City of Raleigh and 11 other Wake County municipalities: Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Morrisville, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon.

What is the population of Raleigh and Wake County?

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the estimated population of Raleigh is 431,746 (2013); the 2013 population of Wake County is 974,289.

Where is the Raleigh area located?

Located centrally on the East Coast, Greater Raleigh is halfway between Florida and New York City. Raleigh lies in east-central North Carolina, where the hilly Piedmont region meets the flat coastal plain. With access from I-40 and four major U.S. highways as well as nearby I-85 and I-95 (connected to Raleigh via I-495), it’s an easy drive here; it’s also easy to reach both the N.C. Mountains and beaches.

What is the climate like?

Springs and summers range from the upper-60s to the upper-80s (degrees Fahrenheit); fall averages in the 70s; winters hit the high 20s to mid-50s.

  • Annual Average Temp. (°F) 71 (high), 50 (low)
  • Annual Average Snowfall (inches) 4.7
  • Average Relative Humidity (%) 71.3
  • Mean annual rainfall (inches) 45.23
What is the sales tax in Raleigh?

A 4.75-percent state tax plus two-percent county tax.

What is the distance from Raleigh to other major cities?
  • Wilmington, N.C. – 123 miles
  • Charlotte – 143 miles
  • Asheville– 241 miles
  • Washington, D.C.– 251 miles
  • Atlanta– 424 miles
  • New York – 489 miles
  • Nashville – 515 miles
  • Orlando – 588 miles
  • Chicago – 784 miles

There are direct flights from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to most every major city in the continental United States as well as select international locations.