Stanley Martin Homes Announces New 55 Plus Golf-Course Community with Convenient Access to Downtown Durham, Research Triangle Park, and Nature Activities

  • Written on June 28, 2023 By Stanley Martin Homes

The newest community by the Virginia-based homebuilder offers several opportunities for recreation and relaxation in the Durham Area

DURHAM, North Carolina – June 28, 2023 – Stanley Martin Homes is proud to introduce Falls Village, a new golf-course community of 55+ single-family homes in Durham, NC. Located just minutes from downtown Durham, Falls Village offers an exceptional quality of life with its prime location and top-notch amenities. This community boasts a variety of recreational opportunities, including quick access to Falls Lake for hiking, fishing, and boating. For shopping, residents have a convenient 3-minute drive to Ravenstone Commons Shopping Center and 10 minutes to Brier Creek Commons, where they can find a plethora of stores and dining options. Zinc House Winery is also located within close proximity, offering wine tastings and events throughout the year. With the Research Triangle Park just nine miles away and the RDU Airport at 10 miles, Falls Village provides easy access to work and travel, making it the perfect place to call home.

Falls Village boasts an array of exceptional amenities that cater to different activity levels. The 18-hole golf course is a true highlight, with access to a resident golf program and an impressive amenity package. But it's not just about golf; the community also provides ample green space, with over 14 miles of walkable trails and sidewalks for those who enjoy walking, running, and biking. A dog park is perfect for furry family members, while nearby Falls Lake State Recreation Area is a paradise for adventure seekers, offering a 12,000-acre reservoir for swimming, boating, fishing, and mountain biking trails. There's no shortage of things to do around here, with the community planning to introduce a vast, resort-style amenity center complete with an 11,000 square foot resort pool, a 12,000 square foot residents clubhouse, a racquet center with tennis/pickleball courts, a full-time lifestyle director, and plenty of opportunities to connect with neighbors. In addition, residents can take advantage of the Freedom Boat Club membership at a discounted rate, making Falls Village a true haven for those who love to get out and explore.

"Falls Village offers an amazing opportunity for those looking for a 55+ lifestyle," said Hampton Pitts, Division President for Stanley Martin Homes. "Our team has worked hard to create a great neighborhood that features beautiful homes and top-notch amenities."

Residents will enjoy meeting neighbors and friends at the onsite golf club or challenging their spouse to a game of pickleball while grandkids can spend the day at the cabana and pool. And if you're feeling adventurous, you can explore the Mountains-to-Sea Trail, which is popular for birding, hiking and biking with nearby access from the community.

Homes priced from the upper $300s provide exceptional value to homebuyers in this age-restricted community. From spacious plans featuring two bedrooms up to five bedrooms with additional opportunities for expansion – there are options for various lifestyles. All homes come included with incredible features like open-concept living spaces, main-level primary suites and chef’s kitchens complete with stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops.

"We strive to give our customers more than they expect," Pitts continued. "At Falls Village, you get so much more than just a great home - you get access to incredible amenities plus all the advantages of living in one of North Carolina's most vibrant cities."

So don't miss out on this awesome opportunity! Sales for Falls Village will begin in Summer 2023. Join the VIP list to be one of the first to receive neighborhood updates.

About Stanley Martin Homes, LLC

Stanley Martin Homes, LLC was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia. The company is driven to deliver on its mission “to design and build homes people love at a price they can afford.” Stanley Martin operates in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast in the following metro areas: Aiken SC.; Atlanta, GA; Augusta GA; Charleston, SC; Charlotte, NC; Charlottesville, VA; Columbia, SC; Greenville/Spartanburg, SC; Orlando, FL; Raleigh, NC; Richmond, VA; Tampa, FL; the Washington D.C. Metro Area; and Wilmington, NC. In 2021, Stanley Martin was named National Builder of the year by Builder Magazine. For more information about Stanley Martin Homes and its neighborhoods, visit

Stanley Martin Homes, LLC is a subsidiary of the Daiwa House Group. The Daiwa House Group is headquartered in Japan and is one of the largest housing, construction, and development companies in the world.