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Off-Campus Housing Options for Students and Scholars

Wake Forest University Owned Properties

Description:

All off-campus houses that are owned and operated by Wake Forest University are listed on the Wake Forest Properties website. Each property is relatively large and typically consists of multiple bedrooms, a kitchen, common areas, and shared bathrooms.  These houses are located within walking distance of campus and provide the opportunity to live among peers but also maintain privacy with single bedrooms. Additionally, all houses have been renovated as of 2010.

Please keep in mind that these properties are popular among international students and space is limited. These are easily the most economic and give you the most for your money. If you think you would like to live in one of these houses, you are encouraged to reserve a room as early as possible.

Rent Information:

1 Semester: $635.00 USD

2 Semesters: $525.00 USD

For more information, pictures and contact information, please visit Wake Forest University Housing.

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Private Residence Available

Description:

ESL teacher with space to rent in lower level of her house located at the corner of Polo Road and Greenvalley, near the intersection of Polo and Peace Haven. Home is about a 3 mile walk to campus with sidewalks all the way. Bicycle is available for student’s use This is a basement apartment with a large living area, private bedroom, full bath, laundry and private entrance. Kitchen is upstairs, but is available to tenant to use, although apartment does have a small fridge/microwave. Space is fully furnished with TV, wireless internet, bedding, towels, etc.

Rent Information: $550 USD/month, which includes internet access, all utilities, and housekeeping every 3 weeks.

For more information, contact Patricia Hudgens at .

Apartment Complexes Located Near the Reynolda Campus

The list below is simply meant to provide you with resources on nearby apartment complexes. This does not signify that Wake Forest Global Programs & Studies endorses any of the complexes.

Students and scholars will have to contact the apartment complex directly for information on lease agreements and cost.

All complexes listed below are located within a 1 – 3 mile radius of the Reynolda Campus.

Wake Forest now operates a shuttle service to some of the area apartment complexes, to find out more detailed information about the shuttle please visit the following website: http://www.wfu.edu/ridethewake/

Deacon’s Station

Description: The newest apartment complex to open near the Wake Forest University campus, these four-bedroom townhomes are fully furnished. Individual leases cover all utilities including internet & cable. Amenities include a free shuttle service to campus exclusively for Deacon Station residents, a computer lab, fitness center, coffee bar, salt-water pool, roommate matching service and planned social activities.

  • Within walking distance to campus?: Yes, but not recommended (about a 25-30 minute walk)
  • Wake Forest Shuttle Service: Not WFU sponsored, but Deacon’s Station has a shuttle exclusively for Deacon’s Station residents
  • Car Necessary?: Maybe
  • Approximate Distance from Campus: 2.2km/1.4 miles
  • Telephone: 336-734-9040
  • Address: 1831 Quantum Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Website: www.deaconstation.com

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom w/ attached bath
from $750
One bedroom w/out attached bath
from $700

Crowne Properties (Crowne Polo, Crowne Oaks, Crowne Park)

Description: The most popular apartment complexes for Wake Forest Students. All three in Winston-Salem located near campus are gated community with all the  usual amenities (i.e. pool, tennis courts, exercise room, laundry room etc.). These complexes are considered to be more luxurious and accordingly higher priced, more affordable with roommates.

  • Within walking distance of campus?: Yes but walking NOT recommended
  • Wake Forest Shuttle Service: Yes
  • Car necessary? Maybe
  • Approximate distance from campus: 2.5 miles
  • Telephone: 336-721-0678
  • Address: 875 Crowne Forest Court, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Website: http://www.crownepartners.com/contact.htm

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom One Bath 850 sq. ft. from $730.00/month
Two Bedroom Two Bath 1100-1200 sq. ft. from $885.00/month
Three Bedroom Two Bath 1300-1400 sq. ft. from $1270.00/month

Alaris Village

Description: This is also one of your basic large gated apartment complexes with all of the usual amenities. It is within walking distance to WFU (approximately a 10-15 minute walk). There is also a grocery store, restaurants, and several other shops and stores located nearby.

  • Within walking distance to campus?: No
  • Car necessary?: No
  • Wake Forest Shuttle Service: Yes
  • Approximate distance from campus: 3 miles
  • Telephone: 336-771-7718
  • Address: 5003 Winster Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Website: http://www.capstone-mgmt.com/complex/index.cfm

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom, One Bath
685 sq. ft.
from $660.00
Two Bedroom, Two Bath 950 sq. ft. from $790.00
Three Bedroom, Two Bath
1500sq. ft. from $1000.00

The Corners at Crystal Lake

Description: A nice apartment complex that is in a very convenient place in terms of shopping and proximity to campus. Many of the units overlook a small lake in the back of the property. It is also within walking distance of a shopping center that contains a large grocery store.

  • Walking distance to campus?: Yes, but walk time will be 20-25 minutes
  • Car necessary?: Perhaps, distance not a problem with a bicycle
  • Wake Forest Shuttle Service: Yes
  • Approximate distance from campus: 1.6 miles
  • Telephone: (336) 761-1777
  • Address: 2700 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • http://www.cornersatcrystallake.com/

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom, One Bath
619 sq. ft. from $495
Two Bedroom Two Bath 832 sq. ft. from $625
Two Bedroom Two Bath 847 sq. ft. from $625

The Pines at Bethabara

Description: An upscale complex where the rent is significantly cheaper, and the units seem to be slightly larger in terms of square footage. The two-bedroom unit is very spacious and some units include a gas-burning fireplace that can be used to heat the apartment in the winter. The cost for the gas fireplace is included in the price of the rent. This complex also has a gated parking lot that is accessible by security code and security alarms installed in all units. Best value for the money if you are looking for a place that is nicer than your average apartment complex. Located in the same area as The Trails and The Woods.

  • Walking distance to campus?: Please be advised that it is about a 20-30 minute walk or a 10-15 minute bike ride.
  • Car necessary?: A car is recommended.
  • Wake Forest Shuttle Service: No
  • Approximate distance to campus: 1.6 miles
  • Telephone: (336) 922-1155
  • Address: 511 Bethabara Hills Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Website: http://www.pinesatbethabara.com/

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom One Bath from $619
Two Bedroom Two Bath from $699 to $840

The Trails at Bethabara

Description: This is another one of your basic large apartment complexes with all of the usual features. Given its proximity to campus, it is popular among WFU students. Many international students have lived here in the past, and it is located relatively close to campus and a major shopping area.

  • Walking distance to campus?: Please be advised that it is about a 20-30 minute walk or a 10-15 minute bike ride.
  • Car necessary?: A car is recommended.
  • Approximate distance to campus: 1.6 miles
  • Telephone: (336) 924-5347
  • Address: 1620 Woods Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Website: www.tgmtrailsatbethabara.com

Available Floor Plans and Prices

One Bedroom 747 sq. ft. $515
Two Bedroom 1010 sq. ft. $615
Three Bedroom 1256 sq. ft. $795

Carolina Woods

Description: A no-frills apartment complex that is relatively inexpensive and close to campus. The cost of heat is included in the rent. It is located next to The Trails complex.

  • Walking distance to campus?: Please be advised that it is about a 20-30 minute walk or a 10-15 minute bike ride.
  • Car necessary?: A car is recommended.
  • Approximate distance to campus: 1.6 miles
  • Telephone: (336) 723-0779
  • Address: 1520 Woods Rood, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • http://www.carolinawoods-prg.com/CarolinaWoodsHome/Index.aspx

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom One Bath
$400-500
Two Bedroom Two Bath
$600-650
Three Bedroom 2.5 bath
$725

Hunt Club

Description: Bordering historic Bethabara Park, the Hunt Club is a very nice and peaceful apartment complex. Although not within walking distance of WFU, it is located just a very short drive from campus. One of the selling points of this complex is that it provides instant access to the walking/jogging trail that surrounds the Bethabara Park.

  • Walking distance to campus?: No
  • Car necessary?: Yes
  • Approximate distance to campus: 2.3 miles
  • Address: 103 Echo Glen Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Telephone: 1-888-710-3824

Apartment Complexes Located Away from the Reynolda Campus

Country Club Road Area

Glendare Park

Description: The largest apartment complex in the area. It offers all of the amenities of the more expensive complexes, but this is one of the most economical places to live in Winston-Salem. The bedrooms in most of the units are located on the second floor (town-home style), so you don’t have to worry about any noise from above. Two big swimming pools and four tennis courts on-site are also nice features of this complex. If you don’t mind a short drive to campus, you might want to look into living in this complex.

  • Approximate driving time to campus: 12 minutes
  • Telephone: (336) 765-9340
  • Address: 240 Village Crossing Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom One Bath 816 sq. ft. from $430
Two Bedroom Two Bath 1012 sq. ft. from $559
Three Bedroom Two Bath 1201 sq. ft. from $700

Brookford Place

Description: Located off of Country Club Road, this complex could be classified as upscale, but the rental rates are relatively affordable. Most residents of this complex are young professionals, and it is equipped with a very nice pool, exercise facility, and tennis court. Each apartment has a very nice sunroom. Like its Country Club counterparts, it is conveniently located near a host of different shopping centers and grocery stores.

  • Approximate driving time to campus: 12 minutes
  • Address: 50 Brookford Place Court, Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Available floor plans and prices:

One Bedroom One Bath 802 sq. ft. from $650
Two Bedroom Two Bath 1041 sq. ft from $750

Quail Lakes

Description: This is a very nice, serene complex that is located amongst several apartment communities. Among all of the Country Club properties, this one is located the farthest from campus.

  • Approximate driving time to campus: 15-17 minutes
  • Address: 5335 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom One Bath from $525
Two Bedroom Two Bath from $650

Garden Park

Description: Located in the same vicinity as Glendare Park, this complex offers spacious units at a very reasonable price. Like Glendare Park, most of the units are built in the town-home style with the bedrooms on the second floor.

  • Approximate driving time to campus: 12 minutes
  • Telephone: 1-800-653-4231
  • Fax: (336) 765-4231
  • Address: 160 Dalewood Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom One Bath from 790 sq. ft. from $495
Two Bedroom 1.5 Bath from 990 sq. ft. from $505

Arbors

Description: A very pleasant apartment community that is located approximately where Country Club Road intersects with Peace Haven Road. It is in a very convenient location in terms of shopping, etc.

  • Approximate driving time to campus: 12-15 minutes
  • Address: 4981-G Hunt Club Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Available Floor Plans and Prices:

One Bedroom one Bath 725 sq. ft. from $585
Two Bedroom one Bath 975 sq. ft. from $635
Two Bedroom two Bath 1100 sq. ft. from $765

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Area Rental Agencies

These agencies manage many rental properties located near the WFU campus.

Messick Properties Group Tel: (336) 727-8600 Fax: (336) 727-8814
Brookglen Home Real Estate Tel: (336) 722-1137
Corporate Accomodations Tel: (336) 299-1312Company offers several furnished housing options in the vicinity of Wake Forest University.