City of Raleigh Description

Dated: 03/02/2020

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Raleigh is the capital city of North Carolina and the seat of Wake County—plus it’s one of the fastest growing cities in the country. Though its population proper comes in at just under half a million, the metropolitan area is currently at 1.2 million. Raleigh is the furthest east among the three major cities that make up the Triangle region of North Carolina, giving residents easy access to major interstates I-40 and I-95, and making a trip to the beach short. 

Its rapid growth has made the beautiful “City of Oaks” a leader in technology, science, and education. Raleigh regularly receives accolades for being a great place to live, work, and play—and according to Forbes magazine, Raleigh is currently the second best city for finding a job. 

For its education system and family friendliness, you can hardly do better than Raleigh. Named a top city for young families and young professionals, Raleigh is part of the Wake County Public School System, one of the best systems in the state. It’s also a great city for higher education, with North Carolina State University, located downtown, and other universities nearby. 

A center for recreation, culture, and culinary talent, Raleigh is an exciting place to dine, shop, and find things to do. Explore one of the many free state museums, wander through the tall beech trees at Umstead State Park, try something new at one of the hottest downtown restaurants, or visit a brewery to find out why Raleigh is a top ten city for beer lovers. 

For those looking for vibrant city life and exciting growth with southeastern charm, Raleigh will be a perfect fit. Discover why this award-winning city is growing so fast, and find your new home in Raleigh. To view a list of all neighborhoods with available homes, consult the information below. 

 http://rdu.intrustrealty.com/areas/raleigh 

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