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Congratulations to the 2023 Parade of Homes Winners!

MARKETING_Winners List 2023

Check out the 2023 Parade of Homes book ONLINE!

The Home Builders Associations (HBAs) of Durham, Orange & Chatham (DOC) Counties and Raleigh-Wake (RW) County present the 2023 Triangle Parade of Homes on September 30 – October 1, October 6-8 and October 13-15 from Noon – 5:00 PM. Known as the Triangle’s Largest Open House, this self-guided tour showcases new home construction with innovative designs, products, and technology. A variety of homes will be on Parade, meeting the needs of home buyers in assorted price ranges, from budget-conscious shoppers to those looking for a grand estate.

Sponsored by Builders FirstSource, Chatham Park, Dominion Energy, Green Front Furniture, Walter Magazine, and New Homes & Ideas/New Home Guide, this no-ticket-needed event is free of charge and offers prospective buyers the opportunity to tour new homes in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Visitors tour Parade homes of their choice at their leisure during the above designated event dates; at each Parade home, books are available providing price and floor plan information, maps, and directions to all participating homes. will go live in mid-September. In the meantime, here is a short list of entries in Durham, Orange & Chatham Counties!

May 15, 2023: Early Bird Deadline ($1,850 per entry) - DEADLINE EXPIRED
June 15, 2023: Regular Deadline ($2,100 per entry) - DEADLINE EXPIRED
July 14, 2023: Sold & Occupied Entry Deadline ($1,700 per entry)
*Sold & Occupied homes must have been built in the last year. They will not be open on Parade weekends but will be eligible for judging (Homeowner must agree to have the home open & available on September 28. Builder may list as "by appointment only".
July 14, 2023: Final Deadline ($2,600 per entry)
July 14, 2023: Birthday House Deadline ($1,500 per entry)
*Birthday House homes were entered in the previous years' Parade of Homes. Birthday homes are eligible for judging IF they did not win Gold the previous year.
July 14, 2023: Coming Soon Entry Deadline ($600 per entry)

Special Thanks to our Parade of Homes Corporate Sponsors:
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Come to Look, Leave Inspired! The Triangle Parade of Homes is an annual, free tour that is open to the public and is the best way to view the newest homes and the newest communities throughout the Triangle.

Walk it. Love it. Share it.

General Information about the Parade of Homes:

Multi-Site Parade - free & open to the public.

No registration is required. No tickets required – visit any and all homes at your leisure in the order you prefer!

Visit in late September to search homes based on specific criteria that meets your needs.

Pick up a Durham, Orange & Chatham Parade magazine at any Parade home and use for the rest of your tour. Please note there is a separate book for Raleigh/Wake County entries.

We invite you to use the Parade of Homes to learn more about the builders & neighborhoods that make this region one of the best places to live in America. These homes are specifically selected to represent the latest in design, trends, and styles.  With prices ranging from modest to exquisitely elaborate, there is something for everyone!


Interested in a previous Parade of Homes magazine? You can see the last few years here.

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