Our Mission

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


Raleigh’s Lustron Home Saved!

On Saturday, September 23, 2017 the house moved from its original home to 314 Haywood Street.  Over the coming months it will be placed on a new foundation and reassembled. It will be available for sale soon and will require additional rehabilitation work including finishing the interior.



What is a Lustron House?  


Lustron Door Hanger Lustron Photo 2

 Lustron Photo 1 

 Lustron Hoiuse Pic 3

 Lustron House 4

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