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BIG IDEAS BEG BIG QUESTIONS

Due to the scope and scale of Chatham Park, it’s natural to have questions.
Please take a moment to explore the info below.

7,068 ACRES

Total Size

2014

Year Broke Ground

2045

Completion Target Date

60,000

Resident Population

22,000

Homes Planned

PRESTON
DEVELOPMENT
COMPANY

Project Developers

MAps & PLANS

Check out the two maps below to view the budding North Village or to understand the overall layout of this expansive, yet connected community. 

Chatham Park
North Village

Chatham Park Overall
Development Plan

*Disclaimer: Chatham Park maps, renderings and plans are illustrative and subject to change at any time to accommodate changes needed and desired for the development process. Please note: these maps were last updated June 2019.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

If you have questions, you probably aren’t the only one. See some of our frequently asked questions below.

Preston Development Company is the developer of Chatham Park. For more information, please visit their website at prestondev.com.
Chatham Park is located in Pittsboro, NC, just west of Raleigh. It offers easy access to The Triangle, while still in walking distance to the charming historic streets of Pittsboro. View our regional map here!
At final buildout, Chatham Park will cover 7,068 acres. In addition, Chatham Park currently owns over 1,000 acres that are adjacent to the current planned development.
Although the first track of land was purchased in 2006, construction for the commercial parcel began in September 2014 with the groundbreaking for a new UNC medical office building.
Chatham Park was originally expected to be a 40-year project, however latest projections estimate completion in approximately 25 years.

The most recent information on Chatham Park can be found on chathampark.com and pittsboronc.gov.

There will be 2 million square feet of commercial space in Chatham Park. Currently, Mosaic and Penguin Place are open for business. North Wood Landing is the next retail space to open with a Lowe’s Foods planned to open Spring 2023.

Mosaic: A 44-acre mixed-use community with retail, office and residential. Mosaic will be home to the first hotel in Chatham County.

Northwood Landing: A 92-acre, mixed-use, Lowe’s Foods anchored shopping center with outparcels and a 312-unit apartment community.

Vineyards: Chatham Parks first residential new home community.

Currently in Chatham Park there is available housing in Vineyards and Mosaic. Vineyards is the first residential section located off Thompson Street within walking distance to downtown Pittsboro. There are 11 actively selling builders at Vineyards. Mosaic is currently developing condominiums and apartments.
Vineyards at Chatham Park offers a variety of new home types, including single-family homes from the $400s, townhomes from the $300s, and custom homes from the $800s. There is also apartment and condo living at Mosaic and an age-targeted, 55+ community. Check out our available homes here!
Yes, the 55+ Encore product by David Weekley Homes will be the first active adult enclave and will be available in Chatham Park late 2022/early 2023.
2022 CPRA Annual Assessment: $79.82 Shared Costs (NO SCMs at this time): $143.39 Total 2022 CPRA Annual Assessment = $223.21* * The 2022 Limited-Service Area- Private Alley Assessment is $60. As such, those homeowners on private alleys have 2022 CPRA Annual Assessments of $283.21.
Currently Chatham Park has one school on property. In addition, Chatham Park will donate school sites to house both public and private schools based on actual student projections. The exact locations of these sites have not all been finalized.
Currently Chatham Park is in the Chatham County school district and is home to a local Private School, Thales Academy.
Chatham Parks first school, Thales Academy, is a private K-3 school that opened in April 2022. Thales Academy will have the option to expand to K-12 in the future.
Yes. Chatham Park is currently in discussions with internet providers who would serve the community with broadband speeds of One Gigabyte per residential unit and Ten Gigabytes per business.
Yes. Chatham Park plans to have 30+ miles of greenways and bike trails when completed. The trails will connect neighbors and neighborhoods, creating plenty of opportunities to live, work, play and learn. Trails and greenways will be built as the surrounding neighborhoods are constructed.
As with trails and greenways, parks will be built along with the surrounding neighborhoods. Currently, Knight Farm Community Park in Vineyards is now open for play! This 10-acre park was dedicated to the town in 2021. It has a playground, splash pad, dog park and sports field.
There will be 4 pocket parks in Vineyards for residents to enjoy.

There are no golf courses currently planned for Chatham Park.

Yes. Paddles, a swim and pickleball amenity will be the first pool in Chatham Park. Located in Vineyards, this private facility will be open to residents and non- residents. There will also be a pool at the YMCA coming in 2024.
Yes. Roads in Chatham Park will be bicycle-friendly. Chatham Park will be connected by trails and greenways.
Chatham Park is already setting the example in environmental sensitivity with its use of reclaimed water treatment systems, LEED certified buildings, wider riparian buffers, honeybee colony, a solar farm, LID storm water treatments, water conservation, and energy conservation. Chatham Park has partnered with Southern Energy to create an EcoSelect Plus program for all new homes which increases HERS (Home Energy Rating System) ratings and overall healthier households.
Honeybees pollinate up to a 5-mile radius from their hive and thus, benefit all types of plants from farmers crops to trees and the flower boxes on front porches. Our master beekeeper Jody Moore says, honeybees don’t know where Chatham Park boundaries are, so they benefit all of Pittsboro, NC.
Sustainability is a top priority in Chatham Park. Electric charging stations are an initiative to help reduce carbon footprint. Charging stations are installed at Mosaic and Vineyards. All houses are prewired for an easy charging station installation.
Chatham Park fully embraces the Environmental Protection Agency’s 10 Point Smart Growth Principles. Chatham Park reflects a commitment to mixed uses, compact village centers, a wide range of housing, walkable neighborhoods, centers with a strong sense of place, preservation of extensive open space, development directed toward existing downtown Pittsboro, and a variety of transportation choices. The PDD allows for predictable decision making throughout the development life of the project and provides multiple opportunities for a long-term partnership between Chatham Park and the Town of Pittsboro.

Yes. Builders in Chatham Park are required to use energy efficient materials and products. Chatham Park’s new homes are expected to use 30% less energy than existing homes. Builders achieve this by incorporating high efficiency appliances, spray foam insulation, low-e windows, low-flow toilets, high efficiency HVAC systems, and tighter building envelopes. In addition, Duke Power and PSNC, respectively, install smart electric and gas meters in every Chatham Park home. Smart meters have been shown to further reduce energy consumption by over 15%. On average, Chatham Park homes will have a HERS (Home Energy Rating System) rating of less than 70. Check out our EcoSelect Plus Community Report.

Yes. Chatham Park’s Water Recovery Center produces reclaimed water to be used for irrigation and for cooling commercial buildings, among other uses.

Yes. Chatham Park is working with the Town of Pittsboro for current and future water and sewer needs.
Yes. Chatham County requires a 100ft buffer. Chatham Park has exceeded this requirement up to 1,000 ft.
Yes. Tinker Solar Farm is currently operational and powers over 750 homes.
The Town of Pittsboro provides municipal services such as water, sewer, police and fire protection, trash pick-up, etc. for Chatham Park. For more information, please visit pittsboronc.gov.
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Recognized as one of the premier development teams in the nation, Preston founders Tim Smith and Julian “Bubba” Rawl have established a reputation for planning and producing only the highest quality development projects. Preston Development Company is managing the overall development of Chatham Park. 

Preston has earned an excellent reputation for their high-end residential communities and retail projects, as well as leasing and managing many centers and freestanding buildings. Above all, Preston is defined by two words: quality and relationships. They share “old school” values in the new world of technology.

Simply said, nobody does it better than Preston