West Lake

  • Apex, NC

West Lake: Upscale Apex Living

Tucked just off its namesake road in the nationally awarded town of Apex, West Lake combines the best of serene suburban living with resort-style amenities and nearby attractions. From the moment you drive through the entrance of this coveted neighborhood, you'll understand why so many buyers want to settle down here—time moves a little slower, neighbors stop to say hello, and perfectly manicured yards line the peaceful streets. As if that isn't enough, West Lake residents enjoy easy access to nearby schools, as well as an on-site pool and recreation center. 

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West Lake Highlights

Diverse homes

Whether you're searching for a sprawling custom-built estate or a cozier townhouse, you'll find ample options in and around West Lake. Most properties were built between the 2000s and 2010s by DR Horton, so it's not uncommon to find modern features like granite countertops, hardwood floors, and spacious yards with patios or porches.

Nearby amenities

West Lake's on-site recreational center offers something for residents of all ages, including a slide, clubhouse, lap pool, and playground. Venture out a bit further, and you'll discover the public Middle Creek Tennis Center, as well as disc golf courses, lakes, and the Middle Creek Community Center, which offers year-round classes.

West Lake at a Glance

Getting Around

Downtown Apex: 15 mins
Cary: 23 mins
Raleigh-Durham Int'l Airport: 27 mins


Zip Code: 27539
School District: Wake
Median Home Value: $555,000

A Snapshot of West Lake

Wondering What's Around?

Parks and recreation

In addition to the neighborhood's on-site amenities, locals can explore everything the Triangle has to offer within a few minutes of West Lake. Spend some time honing your skills at the Middle Creek School Park, which offers everything from trails to disc golf. Nearby Lake Wheeler is a popular spot for boating and fishing, and there's nothing quite like taking in nature on the boardwalks of Crowder County Park.

Year-round events

There's always something going on in Apex, Cary, and Holly Springs! West Lake's unbeatable location near these Triangle suburbs means you'll never have to skip out on all the action. Get ready to mark your calendar for Lazy Daze, a craft festival in Cary that draws thousands of vendors and attendees. Holly Springs' aptly named HollyFest celebrates the town's history, and there's always a performance to see at the Halle Cultural Arts Center.

Career opportunities

Apex is one of the most centrally located communities in the Research Triangle, a high-growth area which consists of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill. Here, you can find success with giants like SAS Institute, Red Hat, or IBM. Some of the South's largest universities, including NC State and the University of North Carolina, operate campuses throughout the area. Healthcare, technology, and pharmaceuticals are just a few of the Triangle's emerging industries.  

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If you want to learn more about real estate West Lake, just get in touch with Linda Craft Team Realtors®.  We have all the resources you need to buy, sell, or explore Apex and its amazing suburbs!

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