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What You'll Love About Raleigh

Low Home Prices

With a median home price just over $200,000, Raleigh is a highly affordable area to buy a home.

Top-Notch Career

From Downtown Raleigh to the Research Triangle Park, the Triangle is a hotspot for top-tier employment opportunities.

Amazing Parks

Acres of lush natural land and miles of scenic nature trails offer plenty of ways to get out and enjoy Raleigh.

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Affordability, Innovation, and Excitement in Raleigh

Raleigh, NC consistently rates on America’s top places to live, and it’s not hard to see why. Raleigh is a melting pot—of culture, of backgrounds, of business and pleasure, of city and nature. With the excitement, attractions, and accessibility of a large city, there’s plenty to do and ample job opportunity, but Raleigh still manages to maintain a friendliness typical of southern culture.

Spotlights of Raleigh

Employment Opportunities

One of Raleigh’s many draws is its proximity to the Research Triangle Park, which makes it a national destination for the best and the brightest in search of a top-tiered career. With access to three major universities, Raleigh truly is a forward-thinking, creative, and innovative community with a plethora of opportunities for career advancement and exploration.

The City in a Park

The city of Raleigh is overrun with beautiful parks, trees, and bright green grass, giving it the appearance of a city that never quite broke free of its natural origins. Besides its lush appearance, Raleigh offers over 10,000 acres of parkland, an extensive greenway system, and many athletic fields, making it an ideal outdoor destination. Even activities such as horseback riding, boating, and fishing can be enjoyed here.

Sports in Raleigh

Sports lovers rejoice! Plenty of sports bars and live sporting arenas making catching a game or event only too easy. Raleigh is home to the Carolina Hurricanes of the NHL at PNC Arena, and many other minor league, non-professional, and collegiate sports. Additionally, Raleigh offers many opportunities for residents to get involved in sports, with plenty of club leagues, skate parks, recreational venues, and even a wakeboarding school.

Things to Do in Raleigh

There's something for everyone in Raleigh—posh shopping malls and retail hubs, beautiful museums and visual arts collections, outstanding performance venues and exciting live concerts, and so much more. With five downtown districts, over 80 music venues and comedy clubs for live shows, a plethora of exciting night clubs, sports bars and pubs for a more low-key hangout, there's a nightlife scene for every preference.

Raleigh Attractions

What's Nearby?

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quick facts

Quick Facts

Population 2014: 439,896
Population Growth Since 2000: +59.3%
County: Wake
Mean Home Price (2013): $256,881


Travel Times

To Durham: 20-40 min
To Charlotte: 2.5 hrs
Airport: RDU International
Major Highways: I-40, I-440, I-540, US-64

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Local Public Schools

Raleigh is served by the award-winning schools of Wake County Public School System, the largest and most acclaimed school district in the state of North Carolina.

Raleigh Real Estate

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