Topic: Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill

What is the economy of Durham like?

April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

You may know the city of Durham, North Carolina as the home of the Blue Devils but if you take a closer look, you’ll find there’s a lot more in Durham to be interested in than its university sports program. Located 30 miles northwest of Raleigh, Durham makes up one tip of the famous Research […]

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What are the cultural benefits in Raleigh?

April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you don’t immediately think of Raleigh, North Carolina as a city offering much in the way of culture, the odds are you’ve probably never been or, at very least, never visited the North Carolina Museum of Art. And if you have, it could very well be that, ever since, you’ve been jockeying to find […]

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Are there any areas to rent outside of Durham that offer scenery?

April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hillsboro is a town of approximately 5,600 that lies just northwest of Durham, North Carolina, and is adjacent to the Eno River State Park, a 3,900 acre forest once home to the Eno, Shakori, and Occoneechee Native American tribes. Situated next to yet another park, West Point on the Eno, the area comprises over 9 […]

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How can I determine where to rent if I’m new in town?

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In a city as big as Raleigh, it’s difficult enough to figure out where the best places to live are without also throwing in the added handicap of being an out-of-towner. Each year, thousands of people move to Raleigh for work, bringing their families in tow. Naturally, one of the first questions you should have […]

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What other suburbs of Raleigh are experiencing fast growth?

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If it’s true that where there’s smoke there’s fire, then there must be truth to the fact that where growth, there’s prosperity. The odds are that you won’t find anyone to argue against that point, but if you do you can always point to the 2007 findings by Forbes Magazine, which listed the town of […]

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Is it better to buy or rent?

April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

To rent or not to rent? That is the question. And it’s one that a lot of people are asking these days, especially with the state of the real estate market. Even in a city like Raleigh, where the market is showing signs of rebounding, there are still opportunities for those interested in buying instead […]

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What’s the average credit score to be approved for an apartment?

April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Credit approval scores are difficult to judge, because many companies use different criteria to decide whether or not to grant you credit—or residence, as the case may be if you’re looking for apartments Raleigh and you have either poor credit, or no credit to speak of. So is it possible to know ahead of time […]

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Are there any apartments in Raleigh that are not in the middle of downtown?

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Newcomers to the city of Raleigh unfamiliar with life in the big city will find themselves engaged in a titanic apartment search. With so many available Raleigh apartments to choose from and so much ground to cover, it would be impossible to visit every place and find the proverbial needle in the haystack to call […]

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Are there any apartments near NCSU that aren’t mainly populated by students?

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Not everyone looking for off-campus housing is a student—nor are they required to be. There are people who enjoy living near a campus environment, even if they’re not actively participating in the pursuit of a higher education. There’s something about the hustle and bustle of college life that rubs off in a positive way on […]

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What are the best places to live in downtown Raleigh?

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For some, the prospect of moving into a city the size of Raleigh is an exciting one. Life in the downtown area can be a cultural experience as well as a boon to your financial prosperity, positioning you to take advantage of the city’s thriving economy and placing you within close, convenient reach of all […]

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