Homes for Sale in Raleigh, North Carolina
About Raleigh, NC
Raleigh is the capital of the state of North Carolina and also the seat of Wake County government. Raleigh is known as the “City of Oaks” for its many oak trees which line the streets and parks in the heart of the city. It is a city with a blend of southern charm and progressive thinking. Raleigh offers a smaller, hometown feel while still offering the best in restaurants, shopping, entertainment, schools & universities. Raleigh has been voted as the Best Place to Live and Work in the nation by Money, Fortune & Time Magazines.
Being centrally located within the state, some of the most inviting beaches in the country are only a short two hour ride. This includes a choice of the Outer Banks or if you prefer a more tropical beach environment, the Brunswick County beaches that extend from Wilmington south to North Myrtle Beach. The Smokey Mountains offer breath taking mountain scenery only three hours to the west. Washington DC is an easy four hour drive away and you can be at the entrance to Disney World in a days drive.
Raleigh is home to seven colleges and universities including NC State University. There are four free, state museums and an abundance of galleries & art centers. You will enjoy a wealth of performing arts theaters as well. These include the BTI Center which hosts Broadway Plays and The Coastal Federal Credit Union Music Park, still referred to locally as Walnut Creek . This is the largest outdoor amphitheater in the south having hosted name entertainers such as Toby Keith, Jimmy Buffett , Keith Urban, Elton John & more. The PNC ARENA is home to the Carolina Hurricanes hockey team plus NC State Wolf Pack basketball. Raleigh hosts the NC State Fair held every October at the State Fair Grounds and draws visitors from all over the world. If golf is your game, there are more than two dozen public & semi-private courses in the area. Into the craft beer scene? Raleigh and the surrounding area certainly won’t disappoint you.
Raleigh Real Estate
Quality housing is in abundance, whether you be interested in condos & town homes, single family, luxury estates, urban or rural, resale or new construction. An assortment of communities exist depending upon your lifestyle and needs. Raleigh continues to offer an array of housing options, all geared to enhance your quality of life!
Homes prices are wide spread with condos and townhomes starting in the $70K range. Single family homes can be found in the low $100’s . The Median price of homes in the Raleigh area is $315K.
For more information on Raleigh and the surrounding area, contact area expert and real estate professional. Ernie Behrle with BuySmart Realty
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