Unique Places Real Estate (UPRE) is a one-of-a-kind real estate brokerage firm that features UniquePlaces To Live. Our enhanced marketing tools go above and beyond the typical view of how real estate properties are marketed and experienced.  We allow users to be immersed in each property and to discover what truly makes a property unique.

To ensure we feature the most UniquePlaces™, our team developed 8 Uniqueness Factors that are selectively applied to properties, giving you a better way to find the property that best meets your needs and desires.  Whether you are looking for a historic farmhouse or a LEED certified, waterfront home, our Uniqueness Factors will give you the tools you need to find your UniquePlace™ to Live.

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Catherine Coley
Broker in Charge
PO Box 52357, Durham, NC 27717

Catherine has over 12 years of real estate experience spanning between Virginia and North Carolina.  She prides herself on being creative while taking care of the small details and constant communication with buyers and sellers.  She understands that each relationship is unique and works diligently to meet her client’s real estate goals. Catherine is able to provide marketing and pricing strategies to get properties sold at top dollar as well as negotiate the best price for her buyers.

Please Contact Her today to discuss all your real estate needs!

  • Member of the National Association of Realtors
  • Member of the North Carolina Association of Realtors
  • Member of the Triangle Multiple Listing Service
  • Member of the Orange Chatham Association of Realtors
  • Member of the North Carolina Regional MLS


Eric Villeneuve
PO Box 52357, Durham, NC 27717

Eric is an entrepreneur at heart and loves coming up with creative and unique solutions to arrive at a win-win solution for all parties in real estate transactions. Eric has been actively involved in the NC real estate market for nearly 5 years. He has also owned a local cabinet business for nearly 10 years that he recently sold so that he could devote his full attention to real estate efforts. Eric graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in Business Administration. He is an active water sport enthusiast who loves surfing, stand up paddling, scuba diving, and more! He currently lives in Apex, NC with this wife Amelia and four children.

Please Contact Him today to discuss all your real estate needs!