Friendship Site

Friendship Site 2016

About the Friendship Site

Located in the world-renowned Research Triangle region, Holly Springs offers the 130-acre Friendship Site. State certified with the North Carolina Economic Development Partnership and adjacent to US 1, this prime property is within three miles of the new Triangle Expressway providing direct access to Raleigh-Durham International Airport and the Research Triangle Park, both less than 30 minutes away.

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Site Information

North Carolina Economic Development Certified Site
Wake County Shovel Ready Site
Size: 130.85 acres
Zoning: Research Technology
Cost: $45,000 per acre
Proximity to Airport: 18 miles to Raleigh-Durham International Airport


Gas: PSNC Energy
Telecom: AT &T, Time Warner Cable
Electricity: Progress Energy provides 230kV transmission line / 23kV distribution system
Sewer and Water: Town of Holly Springs

Shovel Ready Sites

This site is state certified by the North Carolina Economic Development Partnership.

Additionally, Wake County Shovel Ready Sites have been through a series of rigorous tests and include the following documentation:

  • Business/industrial use designation
  • Phase 1 environmental audits  
  • Geotechnical studies
  • Topographical analysis and maps 
  • Aerial photography 
  • Availability of public utilities 
  • Water system extension engineering design 
  • Sewer system extension engineering design  
  • Industrial quality infrastructure 
  • Engineered site development plans  
  • Detailed analysis of development costs
  • Complete information on pricing 
  • Boundary survey 
  • Wetlands delineation map 
  • Archeological findings 
  • Rare/endangered plant and/or animal report 
  • 100-year flood evaluations