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The mission of the Raleigh Historic Development Commission is to identify, preserve, protect, and promote Raleigh’s historic resources.

Raleigh Historic Development Commission

Lustron House For Sale!

A joint venture with RHDC, Preservation North Carolina and the City of Raleigh has saved our last known intact Lustron House from destruction.  Click here for photos of the move and next steps. To purchase the property visit PNC (assembly required)!

Plummer T. Hall House Update

City Council approved Preservation North Carolina's proposal to purchase and rehabilitate the Plummer T. Hall House, a Raleigh Historic Landmark (RHL) located at 814 Oberlin Road.  Work on the Hall House and Graves House is underway.  Watch this space for the move date of the houses!

Architectural Survey Update

Check out the 2017 update to Raleigh's Architectural Survey. 

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When shopping on Amazon.com, please use this link to make purchases through the Amazon Smile program. (This does not affect Prime membership benefits.)

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Historic Overlay Districts (HODs)

Oberlin Village was designated a General Historic Overlay District (HOD-G) on February 6, 2018.  READ MORE

 

Raleigh Historic Landmarks (RHLs)

On October 3, Raleigh City Council adopted ordinances for 4 new Raleigh Historic Landmarks. READ MORE