Home to over a million residents, Raleigh is the remarkable capital city of the State of North Carolina. Nicknamed the ‘City of Oaks’, Raleigh is a gorgeous community where the streets in the heart of the city are lined with many beautiful oak trees. Incorporated in 1792, it boasts a long, rich history and is an early example of a planned city, laid out in a grid fashion with the North Carolina State Capitol at the center.
There are many reasons why you should consider buying real estate in Raleigh. It is well known for its superior colleges and universities. North Carolina’s Research Triangle is situated in the area, one of the most prominent research and development centers in the United States. Because of this, there is an endless supply of high paying jobs, a strong economy, and a booming business sector. As well as diverse shopping and top entertainment, the city also boasts many great restaurants and dining places, some having countrywide recognition for their excellence.
For all of these reasons, and more, Raleigh is a very popular place to buy a home. Claiming the number one spot on Businessweek’s ‘America’s Best Places to Live’, in June 2011, it has regularly ranked in Forbes Top 5 Fastest Growing Cities in recent years, and it is showing no signs of slowing down. This means there is a home for everyone here, whether it’s a condo or a townhouse, a single family house or a luxury estate. Homes for sale in the community vary in price depending on the property’s age, size, architectural style, special features, and location.
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