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Garner Office

200 US Hwy 70 East Garner, NC 27529
(919) 662-4871 | Directions

Welcome To Garner's HomeTowne Realty

A growing area of nearly 26,000 residents, Garner is located at the intersection of US 70 and I-40 and approximately 8 miles south of Raleigh. Garner's small town feel with uptown access to everything Raleigh, the Research Triangle Park, and other areas have to offer makes it a convenient place to live. 

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Come Explore Life in Garner

If you were to ask a Garner resident what they like most about Garner, they might say the small-town atmosphere, or perhaps the countryside quiet with all the benefits of big-city living. They might reference its many beautiful parks and recreational activities, or even its local arts and entertainment venues. But no matter what their answer, they’ll tell you that they love living in Garner, NC!

Garner has something for everyone: more than 350 acres of parkland, a thriving business economy, safe and beautiful neighborhoods, high-quality schools, outstanding community events, plenty of shopping and local entertainment venues, and of course, easy access to everything the Triangle area has to offer.

Spotlights of Garner



Garner has the ideal location for those seeking top-notch employment. It’s just 5 miles from downtown Raleigh, 7 miles from North Carolina State University, and 20 miles from the Research Triangle Park, plus it’s home to several of its own major employers, such as Agri-Supply, Golden State Foods, Morris and Associates, Overland Contracting, Pergo, and WingSwept.

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Local Attractions

The cultural and performing arts are alive and well in Garner! Catch a Broadway show, a favorite comedian or a musical performance at the Garner Performing Arts Center, home to Broadway Voices, Downtown Sounds, and It's Showtime!. Head to the Downtown Garner Historic District to catch a performance from the award-winning Towne Players of Garner, or even audition for your own part in a play.

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Parks & Rec

Garner is the ideal location for outdoor lovers! Over 350 acres of beautifully-maintained parkland offer miles of scenic trails, playgrounds, picnic shelters, athletic fields, tennis courts, and even a boathouse on Lake Benson. There are also recreation and fitness centers that offer fitness classes and programs for all ages!



The town of Garner is served by Wake County Public Schools and Johnston County Public Schools, both of which are fast-growing and highly rated districts. There are eight elementary schools in Garner, as well as Garner Middle, North Garner Middle, Cleveland Middle, and Garner Magnet High School.

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Shopping & Dining

Whether you’re looking for big-name retailers or small local businesses, Garner has plenty of options to offer! Head to one of its large shopping centers, like Garner Towne Square, Forest Hills Shopping Center, or the major White Oak Crossing—where stores and restaurants such as Target, Buffalo Wild Wings, TGIF, and Best Buy, and even movie theaters can be found.

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Connected Community

Enjoy the connected sense of small-town community in Garner! Attend one of its fabulous annual events, like the Independence Day Celebration, the Carnaval Latino, Trick or Treat the Trails, Light Up Main, or the Christmas Parade. You can even sign up for an arts or fitness class or join a recreational sports team.

Find Your Home in Garner

The amenities and opportunities of Garner are nearly endless, and the homes are even better. From beautiful historic buildings to brand-new modern construction, all affordably-priced, there really is a home to fit all needs. Explore the homes and neighborhoods of Garner to find your dream home here today!

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