Hillsborough is a very pretty, desirable area for homeowners commuting to Durham. Only 14 miles west of Durham, Hillsborough is accessible by a straight shot on I-85, which makes it very easy to get to. The downtown area has a terrific reputation for shops and original homes and streets.
If you look at homes sold recently in the area, you'll see that the price per square foot can be quite high - as everything else, it depends on the neighborhood, area, age of home, and many other factors. There are new homes in the mid to upper $200s, all the way up to some in the 1.5mil range.... more