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The Metropolitan

Welcome to The Metropolitan, a new and vibrant residential community offering studio, 1-, and 2-bedroom apartments located in the Glenwood South neighborhood of downtown Raleigh! Featuring the ideal mix of comfort, convenience, and modern style, these homes are sure to deliver the upscale living experience you’ve been dreaming of.

Each of these Downtown Raleigh apartments offers a classic, yet upscale, speakeasy-inspired feel without sacrificing space or amenities. The open and well-lit interior living spaces include a chef-inspired kitchen, complete with a sleek and modern appliance package, a beautiful designer bathroom, and stunning bedrooms. A range of premium materials and finishes can be found throughout each room, including quartz countertops, dark wood cabinetry and vinyl-wood flooring.

The luxury doesn’t stop there. The community offers a wide variety of amenities that cater to every lifestyle! Take a dip in the refreshing saltwater swimming pool or catch some rays on the sundeck. Keep yourself in shape in the fitness center and yoga room, relax with a great cup of locally-sourced coffee at the coffee bar, or catch your favorite movie in the theater room. If that isn’t enough, all the fun and excitement of Raleigh is all around you! World-class entertainment, dining, shopping and more are just minutes from your front door. Come see what makes these new apartments in downtown Raleigh, NC a step above the rest. Call us today for your tour!

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luxe interiors & amenities with character


Stylish & Well-Appointed

When it comes to upscale living, the new Raleigh apartments at The Metropolitan will exceed your expectations. Each of these homes has been thoughtfully designed with a classic speakeasy-inspired layout, supporting an optimal level of comfort without sacrificing style or luxury.

Open and well-lit interiors provide the space you need, regardless of lifestyle or living situation. Every apartment has a gourmet kitchen with sleek appliances, quartz countertops, and beautiful dark wood cabinetry. Your designer bathroom offers a spacious walk-in shower with stunning tiles, and you’ll have full-size washers and dryers at your disposal. A private patio space or balcony lets you enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of home as well.

The wider community at The Metropolitan offers further amenities that are meant to help keep you relaxed. A refreshing saltwater pool awaits you, along with a state-of-the-art fitness center and yoga room. Take some practice swings all year round on our indoor Golf Simulator. A resident clubhouse and theater room offer great gathering spots and there’s even a pet wash and dog run to help keep your four-legged friends satisfied, too!

We can’t wait for you to see these new and exciting apartments in downtown Raleigh! Get in touch with us today to schedule your tour and come see what all the excitement is about!

its a lifestyle designed
with you in mind
  • Heated Resort Style Saltwater Pool
  • Access Controlled Building with SMART Technology
  • Cozy Outdoor Seating and TV Lounge
  • Poolside Stainless Steel Grilling Stations
  • Center Courtyard with Fire and Water Features
  • Large Outdoor Pet Run For Your Fur Babies
  • Pet Spa Featuring Stainless Steel Washing Station, Blow-dryer, and Grooming Tables
  • Convenient Elevators
  • Locally Sourced Coffee Bar (Lattes, Vanilla Shots, Espresso, Oh My!)
  • Fitness Center with Top of the Line Commercial Equipment Including Torque Fitness X-Lab Spider
  • Yoga/Spin/Flex Studio with On-Demand Fitness Classes
  • Golf/Theater Room Featuring High Def Golf (TM) Golf Simulator with 26 World Class Championship Golf Courses
  • Arcade Room Featuring Classic Arcade Games, Pinball, & Xbox Gaming System
  • 24/7 Parcel Pending Package System
  • 5th Floor Lounge with Outdoor Seating & Large Windows
  • Roof Top Terrace with Beautiful Views of Downtown Raleigh and Glenwood South Neighborhood
  • Fun Speakeasy Themed Clubroom with Billiards Table
  • Quiet Work Stations
  • Google Fiber Available - Speeds Up to 1 Gig
  • AT&T Fiber Available - Speeds Up to 1 Gig
  • Additional Resident Storage Available
  • Large Bicycle Storage Room with Repair Station
  • Valet Laundry Service
  • Electric Car Charging Stations
  • Attached Parking Garage with FREE Resident & Guest Parking (limited number)
  • Furnished Guest Suite Available
  • National Green Building Standard (NGBS) “Silver” Certification
its a lifestyle designed
with you in mind
  • Sparkling White Quartz Countertops
  • Unique Gray Toned Wood Cabinetry with Pantry
  • Full Size Washers and Dryers
  • GE (TM) Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Spacious Walk-In Closets
  • Oversized Windows
  • Private Patio/Balcony
  • Large Walk-In Showers
  • Large, Well Lit Bathrooms with Huge Mirrors and Generous Cabinet, Counter, & Linen Closet Space
  • Modern Glass Subway Tile in Kitchen
  • Deep Kitchen Sink with Goodeneck Faucet
  • Breakfast Bars/Islands in Select Floor Plans
  • Wood Plank Style Flooring Throughout, Plush Carpet in Bedroom(s)
  • Built in Shelving to Complement Room and Personalize the Space
a unique and inspiring environment

Select a

Floor plan

At The Metropolitan, we offer a unique and spacious floor plan for studio apartments in Raleigh, NC, as well as 1- and 2-bedroom homes that provide a truly classy and upscale lifestyle upgrade. Lofted spaces are also available!

From spacious and well-lit interiors to top-tier amenities and conveniences that include a chef-inspired kitchen with a modern appliance package, a beautiful designer bathroom, a full-sized washer and dryer, modern lighting, central climate controls, and a range of premium materials and finishes that include quartz countertops and wood-vinyl flooring. Our private balconies and patios offer stunning views of the Gleenwood South neighborhood to complete each home.

No matter your lifestyle or living situation, we feel confident that there’s a home at The Metropolitan for you. If you’d like to see how a new Raleigh downtown apartment can compliment your current lifestyle, give our leasing office a call!

location & points of interest


& Points of interest

Location is important when choosing a new home. The Metropolitan is situated in the desirable Glenwood neighborhood and whether you’re looking for an easier commute or just want to be in the city, these vibrant Glenwood South apartments are the ideal place to call home.

You’ll be just minutes from entertainment at places like Red Hat Amphitheater, Goodnights Comedy Club, and Marbles and can easily grab a great meal at Bida Manda, Centro, or Happy and Hale. Looking to shop? Check out Cameron Village and Stitch — both are just a short drive from home!

Come tour these great apartments on Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC. We think you’ll like what you see. Call us today to schedule a private tour and learn more about our wonderful neighborhood!

what residents are saying

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Resident Reviews

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current & future residents

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Resident Portal

The Metropolitan offers residents the use of an online portal for quick and easy rent payment and maintenance and management requests. Contact us today to learn more about this and other services available for residents.

Say Hello

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You are the top priority at The Metropolitan. Whether you are already a current resident or are considering a move, we want to know if you have any concerns or questions about our new apartments for rent in downtown Raleigh.

Please take a moment to call, stop in, or send us a message through the form below. We look forward to hearing from you!

COVID-19 Update

YES, we are still available for you!!! Even though our offices are temporarily closed to the public right now, we are providing virtual tours and assisting our Residents through phone and email. We understand that housing is essential and we are committed to working on ways to still be able to serve and connect with you through these uncertain times.

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions:

Is Anyone in the Office?

  • Yes, even though our offices are temporarily closed, our team is available by phone and email
  • Due to volume, we are strongly encouraging all Residents to use the Resident Portal to make rental payments and to enter service requests. You can find the link to our portal on our community website.

    How Can I View an Apartment Without Visiting the Property in Person?

  • Check out the Galleries section on our website for virtual tours and photos.

  • View our Floor Plans on our website

  • Contact our Leasing Office and we would love to conduct a virtual tour with you!

    How Do I Pay My Rent?

  • We’re directing everyone to pay through their Resident Portal accounts on our website if at all possible. If you do not have a Resident Portal account and have any questions about setting one up, please contact the office by phone or email and we would love to help!

  • Use the Rent Drop Box found outside the Management Office, if available at your Community

    How Do I Contact the Office Electronically?

  • Call us at the number on our website.

  • If you’re a resident, you can e-mail us from your Resident Portal account.

  • Complete the Contact Us form on our website.

    What If I Have a Maintenance Request?

  • At this time, we are only addressing emergency or essential maintenance requests. You can enter a service request on our Resident Portal or you can call or email the office with the request.

  • Please call the office number and dial the appropriate number in the prompts for any After Hours Emergencies, should they arise.

I Have a Scheduled Move-In/Move-Out, Can That Still Happen?

  • Yes! Please contact us to schedule an appointment or discuss potential renewal options.

    Are Amenities Open?

  • At this time, all non-essential amenities are closed (Fitness Center, Pool, Business Center, etc .) All laundry facilities, where applicable, will remain open at this time.

    Is the Office Accepting packages?

  • At this time, we are directing deliveries to individual apartments. Where applicable, package lockers are accessible

    How Can I Stay Connected?

  • Make sure that the office has your correct email address so that you are receiving email correspondence as it is sent out to the Community.

  • Follow us on Facebook and Instagram so that you do not miss out on Community networking and organized virtual Resident Events!

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Office Hours

Mon, Wed - Fri: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tues: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Office Closed Temporarily. Team is Still Available by Phone and Email