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Winston-Salem Neighborhood Spotlight – Buena Vista

Winston-Salem North Carolina Downtown Skyline Aerial at Sunset

Buena Vista is a sophisticated Winston-Salem neighborhood located just northwest of downtown. This leafy neighborhood follows along Buena Vista Rd NW and is dissected by heavily traveled Stratford Rd NW. Despite its proximity to the city’s bustle, the neighborhood is quite peaceful and private. It boasts streets and sidewalks lined with mature oaks and many all-brick and historic homes, ranging from $139.5K to $2.1M. As of March 2021, the median listing home price in Buena Vista was $764.5K, according to

In addition to the amenities of nearby downtown, the area is home to Reynolds Auditorium, Historic Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Reynolda Village, Diamond Back Grill, and 1703 Restaurant. Neighborhood schools include Whitaker Elementary School, Brunson Elementary, Wiley Middle School, RJ Reynolds High School, Summit School (private), and St. Leo’s Catholic School (private).

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