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Income Restricted Apartments in Raleigh


Income restricted apartments in Raleigh allow those with incomes below a certain level to move into affordable housing. There are a number of apartments in the Raleigh area offering this service. Most offer housing to those earning 60% or below the Area Median Income, based on household size.

1. Avonlea Apartments

Avonlea Apartments have 44 units in a garden-style environment. Units are either two- or three-bedroom ranging in size from 800 to 1,000 square feet in size. Each unit has a private porch, storage room, electrical oven range, refrigerators, blinds, washer and dryer hookups and cable hookups. An onsite community building has a multi-purpose room and laundry facilities.

Avonlea Apartments
5005 Cape Breton Drive
Raleigh, NC 27616

2. Carlton Place

Carlton Place is located in downtown Raleigh and is a mixed-use development containing retail and office spaces and apartments. The apartments have green design elements, making an environmentally-friendly place to live. Units are one-, two- and three-bedroom. A total of 64 are for households in certain income limits. An additional 16 units are available at market rate. Amenities include a fitness center, business center, laundry facilities, walk-in closets, refrigerators, dishwashers, washer/dryer hookups, cable TV/internet wiring, picnic area and reserved parking spaces.

Carlton Place
450 E. Davie Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

3. Jeffries Ridge Apartments

Jeffries Ridge Apartments are conveniently located in southeast Raleigh near downtown and Wake Medical Center. The two- and three-bedroom apartments range in size from 800 to 1,000 square feet and include private porches, storage rooms, washer and dryer hookups and cable TV wiring. The grounds have a children’s playground.

Jeffries Ridge
213 Lightner Lane
Raleigh, NC 27610

4. Madison Glen Apartments

Madison Glen Apartments are in northwest Raleigh and are home to one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Sizes range from 630 to 1,170 square feet. Amenities include walk-in closets, patio or deck, kitchen pantries, refrigerators, dishwashers, swimming pool, clubhouse, fitness center, playground, sports court and picnic areas with grills. A total of 50 units at the 120-unit facility are open to those with lower incomes.

Madison Glen Apartments
6840 Madison Ridge Way
Raleigh, NC 27613

5. Prairie Building

For those looking for a downtown living experience the Prairie Building offers 11 apartments in a historic building of architectural significance. Its 11 units are in the Moore Square historic district within walking distance of museums, parks and restaurants. There are three two-bedroom and eight one-bedroom units on the building’s second and third floors. All have high ceilings and original wooden floors. Additional amenities include secure entrances, elevator access, storage space and full kitchens.

Prairie Building
113 S. Wilmington St.
Raleigh, NC 27601
919-832-4345 ext. 3014

6. Ripley Station

Ripley Station consists of 48 units near Wake Medical Center. Units are either two- or three-bedroom, with floor plans that range from 800 square feet to 1,000 square feet. The grounds feature a community building with meeting space and laundry facilities, a playground, picnic area and outdoor grills. Apartments include washer and dryer hookup, private porches, mini-blinds and refrigerators.

Ripley Station
3030 Ripley Station Way
Raleigh, NC 27610

7. Tryon Grove Apartments

Tryon Grove Apartments offer two- and three-bedroom units from 800 to 1000 square feet in size. Each comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, washer and dryer hookups, private deck or patio and blinds. The grounds have a playground and a community building with multi-purpose room.

Tryon Grove Apartments
2508 Tryon Grove Drive
Raleigh, NC 27603

8. Water Garden Village

Water Garden Village is a community that consists of 60 apartments and is 100% smoke-free. The buildings have achieved LEED and Energy Star certifications. All apartments are pre-wired for cable TV and internet. A fitness room, computer lab, swimming pool, playground, picnic shelter and grill are available for resident use.

Water Garden Village
8441 Mount Valley Lane
Raleigh, NC 27613

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