Raleigh is known as the City of Oaks for its many oak trees. Home to North Carolina's Research Triangle, one of the country's largest and major center in North America for high-tech and biotech research. The Raleigh area is home to a several colleges and universities including Duke University, North Carolina State, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Wake Forest University. These schools all have a positive economic impact on the area.
FOUR reasons you should consider Raleigh:
1) Raleigh and Wake Forest has ranked in the top 10:
Best Cities for jobs and affordable housing.
The 2nd easiest city to find a job ranked by Forbes in 2016
Ranked the Best Big City in the Southeast by Money Magazine in 2016
2) Raleigh and Wake Forest ranks among the highest educational systems in North Carolina
Wake County public schools, are among the highest ranking in the state.
3) Strong Housing Values:
Raleigh real estate have continuously appreciated in value and specially held up strong during the last two recent recessions like no other city and community in the nation. Alternatively, making Raleigh reasonably high in demand and financially sound to home buyers as well as attractive to domestic and oversees investors. As the market continues to improve so do housing prices across all communities in the Raleigh and Wake Forest area. The demand for housing has never been stronger as many new developments are currently being built to meet this demand.
4) Wide Range of Housing Affordability:
The beauty of it is that no matter what your budget, you can afford to buy in Raleigh and Wake Forest. And, yet enjoy all the great living benefits and amenities that Raleigh and Wake Forest offers to it's residents. It can accommodate various budgets from as low as $100,000 for two bedroom condos to million dollar luxury single family homes in North Raleigh, Cary, Chapel Hill and Inside the Beltline.
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