Raleigh NC Homes & Real Estate

Everything you need to know about living & working in the City Of Oaks.

Homes For Sale in Raleigh |  Living in Raleigh


What's It Like In Raleigh, NC?

Raleigh, NC Homes For Sale

As the state capital, Raleigh offers everything one would expect to find… museums, theaters, shopping, dining, and plenty of activities.

What makes Raleigh stand out? Raleigh blends southern charm with modern excitement. Raleigh is a renowned research and tech hub, but people aren’t too busy to be friendly and helpful.

Raleigh is known as the City Of Oaks, thanks to its many oak trees. Residents and visitors alike love the towering oaks that line many streets and provide cooling shade in the summer.

Together with Durham and Chapel Hill, Raleigh is a part of the Research Triangle - a high-tech research and development center located in Durham County in between the three cities and their respective universities.

Raleigh is made up of communities that offer something for everyone. Want a posh condo in the city? You’ll like downtown Raleigh. Want a beautiful estate home in an equestrian community? Check out North Raleigh. Searching for a home in an up-and-coming community? Hurry and look in Midtown.

Start Searching Raleigh Homes & Real Estate July 1, 2022
667
Listed
36
Avg. DOM
$274.25
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$500,000
Med. List Price
667 Properties
Page 1 of 19
Open 7/2
4709 Dillingham Court Raleigh, NC 27604
$350,000
Neighborhood: Hedingham
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,642
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2459279
MLS
4 Bedroom, 2 Down 2 Up,3 Full Bath,1 Up Hedingham Home on quiet cul-de-sac Vaulted Family rm w Hardwood floors, Lg Open Bright Kitchen w Breakfast Bar, Smooth Top counters, SS Appliances, Wood...
$325,000
Neighborhood: Sunnybrook Estates
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,806
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459244
MLS
Ready to move in townhouse with one car garage. Large kitchen includes fridge. Gas logs fireplace and spacious bedrooms. Master Suite with Trey ceilings, Walk-in Closet. Master Bathroom with separate...
Open 7/3
3918 Magnolia Pond Road Raleigh, NC 27610
$350,000
Neighborhood: Vantage Pointe
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,917
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459249
MLS
Beautiful well kept 3 bd 2.5 ba home in Raleigh. Entry with hardwoods. Formal dining has tray ceiling. Kitchen features hardwood floors, solid surface countertops, 42 in cabinets, refrigerator. Large...
$475,000
Neighborhood: Edgewater
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,092
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2452515
MLS
Great curb appeal and floorplan in this home convenient to shopping, restaurants, I-440, and I-540. Open floorplan with lots of space, large kitchen with lots of counter space and island, stainless...
$475,000
Neighborhood: Berkshire Downs
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,855
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459123
MLS
SHOWINGS BEGIN 7/2 at 8am!!! 4.03 acres of privacy but so close to all that Raleigh has to offer! Enjoy your large deck that overlooks the backyard while listening to the birds or the hawks up in the...
$422,040
Neighborhood: 5401 North
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,179
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459299
MLS
Bradley townhome lives large in North Raleigh. Large kitchen includes walk-in pantry. 2 car garage. Spacious open dining area and great room. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, large 1st floor guest bedroom or...
$279,900
Neighborhood: Kingwood Forest
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,100
Sq.Ft.
1977
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459316
MLS
Less than 10 mins to downtown Raleigh & Close to 40, 440 & 540. This home has a great layout and is move-in ready but in need of a bit of TLC to truly make it yours! 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths. Wood...
Open 7/2
305 E Millbrook Road Raleigh, NC 27609
$520,000
Neighborhood: Scarsdale
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,055
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459323
MLS
Welcome Home! This beautiful home is located less than 2 miles to north hills and just minutes from downtown. The Kitchen was remodeled in 2020. Hardwoods throughout the home. Finished Basement with...
$445,000
Neighborhood: Lennox At Brier Creek Townhomes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,132
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459325
MLS
Immaculate Brier Creek townhome w/ spacious, natural light filled floorplan feat 2 story family room w/ gas log fireplace. Main floor primary bedroom w/ tray ceiling & direct access to patio. 2nd...
$585,000
Neighborhood: The Falls
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,143
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459327
MLS
Updated transitional home in highly desirable N Raleigh location. Home backs to Corps of Engineers protected land. New roof 2021. Hardwoods throughout most of 1st floor. Spacious, sun-filled family...
$195,000
Neighborhood: Ivy Commons
2
Beds
2
Baths
960
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459353
MLS
Great Investment Property or NCSU student/staff housing. Within Walking Distance to NCSU and Wolf Line, Centennial Campus, Two bedrooms/two full baths, new flooring and water heater. Refrigerator,...
Open 7/2
2602 Vega Court Raleigh, NC 27614
$350,000
Neighborhood: Wakefield
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,876
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459357
MLS
Fantastic end unit townhome in prime location! 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home featuring a great garage. No carpet throughout! Bright and open floor plan. Spacious family room with fireplace. Backyard patio...
$375,000
Neighborhood: Magnolia Trace
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,857
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459363
MLS
This beautiful home is just waiting for you. This super trendy home in a phenomenal location is exactly what you have been looking for. The open concept kitchen and living area with expertly...
$410,000
Neighborhood: Quarry Pointe
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,822
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459370
MLS
This charming 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 1 car garage home is now on the market! The kitchen boasts generous counter space and a breakfast bar, making cooking and entertaining a delight. Flow into the...
$505,000
Neighborhood: Brier Creek Country Club
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,035
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459381
MLS
Welcome to this gorgeous neighborhood! Terrific 3 bedroom and 2.5 bath home with a 2 car garage. You ll enjoy preparing meals in the gorgeous kitchen, stainless appliances, and beautiful spacious...
$219,900
Neighborhood: Trailwood Heights
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,108
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2457200
MLS
Here it is! 3 bedroom ground level condo minutes from NCSU, Centennial Campus, Farmers Market, and downtown Raleigh! Lots of cabinet space, open living area with sliding glass door leading to patio...
$310,000
Neighborhood: Renaissance Park
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,266
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459107
MLS
Beautiful townhome in desirable Renaissance Park, just 3 miles from DT Raleigh. Pool, Tennis, Club House, Playground, Fitness Gym & Business Center included in HOA. Large freshly painted 2 bedrooms...
Open 7/2
1925 Alexander Road Raleigh, NC 27608
$765,000
Neighborhood: Bloomsbury
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,496
Sq.Ft.
1930
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459397
MLS
Beautiful stone 1930 s historical bungalow in the heart of Bloomsbury/Five Points! Original hardwoods, 9' foot ceilings, glass doorknobs and 12" trim. Lovely family room, large formal dining room,...
$395,000
Neighborhood: Camelot Village
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,747
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459427
MLS
Built in 2017, this Raleigh two-story home offers a one-car garage. This home has been virtually staged to illustrate its potential.
$310,000
Neighborhood: Fieldstone Crossing
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,747
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459437
MLS
This Raleigh home has three stories.
$255,000
Neighborhood: Walden Woods Condominiums
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,730
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459451
MLS
Mature condo located minutes from Capital Blvd, near I-540 and I-440. Low maintenance vinyl exterior & gutters, patio, balconies, fence, and beautiful pond in the backyard. HOA covers the trash,...
$1,300,000
Neighborhood: Alslee Oaks
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
5,566
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459460
MLS
Amazing Private Oasis with no HOA! This home has it all from the 5 large bedrooms all with Walk-in closets to the amazing outdoor spaces with a newly updated pool and amazing fire pit area. This...
$395,000
Neighborhood: Braefield
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,784
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459469
MLS
COME check this move in ready home! Light and Bright 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home located in a convenient area of Raleigh. Large living room w/ gas fireplace, separate dining room, and an eat in kitchen....
$599,900
Neighborhood: Bedford At Falls River
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,016
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459475
MLS
Situated in the sought-after Bedford neighborhood, this 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath house is perfect for a growing family. This home features wide plank, engineered hardwoods, separate office, upgraded...
Open 7/2
6807 Harter Court Raleigh, NC 27610
$400,000
Neighborhood: Sumerlyn
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,621
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459478
MLS
Beautiful two story home with a rocking chair front porch and Stone Column accents. Spacious Home with a sizable Master Ensuite Bathroom with double cultured marble vanity and Walk In Closet. Home is...
$1,799,000
Neighborhood: Stonemoor
5
Beds
6F11/2
Baths
7,978
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459483
MLS
Resort style living at home! In ground pool, 4 car w/oversized garage stalls, Multiple fireplaces both outside and inside, sauna, exercise room, steam room, home theatre, space for ping ping table...
$899,900
Neighborhood: Earle Ridge
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,936
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2459490
MLS
Beautiful New Construction on 1.34 Cul-De-Sac Lot. 4 Large Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms. Huge Bonus Room & 2nd Story Loft. Gorgeous Gourmet Kitchen w/ Custom Cabinets & Quartz Tops. Separate Dining Room....
$349,900
Neighborhood: Brown Place
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,200
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2458994
MLS
What a pleasure to see a home from 1972 so REMARKABLY well maintained. The beautiful landscaping is exceptional, the product of a dedicated and talented gardener. 3 bedrooms/2 baths, living room,...
$425,000
Neighborhood: Alexandria Square
3
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
2,269
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2455037
MLS
The open concept flows beautifully with hardwood floors and vaulted ceiling as you enter. From the 1st floor bonus room to the spaciousness of the second lvl + its incredible kitchen, dining, and...
$275,000
Neighborhood: Ridgeloch Townes
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,424
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2458998
MLS
Heart of N. Raleigh walkable to greenway & Shelly Lake! Just a short hop to shopping / dining at Crabtree and Midtown. Highly sought after 2 BR 1.5 Bath townhome has open format, fireplace & NO...
$1,575,000
Neighborhood: Devon
4
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
6,274
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2456336
MLS
Executive Estate on 1.25 acres!! Custom built, original owner, well maintained! Serene views all around! House set back from rd., elegant front views and private tree lined back! Walkout 3262 sqft...
$365,000
Neighborhood: Eagle Ridge
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,664
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2459028
MLS
Beautiful, two story home located in a golf course and pool/tennis community. Open concept first floor with plantation shutter adorned windows, living room flows into the roomy kitchen with sliding...
$375,000
Neighborhood: Crest Of Carolina
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,499
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2459042
MLS
Stunning Custom Home on nearly 1/2 acre w/spacious yard! Attention to detail w/floating shelving, painted hearth & millwork. Enjoy the rocking chair front porch, updated chef s kitchen w/butcher...
$250,000
Neighborhood: Starmount Hills
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,317
Sq.Ft.
1983
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2459055
MLS
INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY. Own a property on a fastest growing area of Raleigh. This home is just few mins away from DT Raleigh, shopping centers and quick hop to major hwys. Can be use as a short term...
$399,999
Neighborhood: Hedingham
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,893
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2459070
MLS
Beautiful, Immaculate Home Located On The 2nd Fairway With View Of Green. Popular Floor Plan With 4 Bedrooms (One Could Be Bonus), 2.5 Bath That Has Been Wall Maintained. NEW Fiber Cement Added To...
$438,000
Neighborhood: Suncrest Village
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,080
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2459111
MLS
You re going to love coming home to this gorgeous 3 bedroom North Raleigh home! From the natural light in the home office, to the open concept living room & kitchen, and beautiful hardwoods-this home...
Information not guaranteed. Listings marked with an icon are provided courtesy of the Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina, Internet Data Exchange Database. © 2022 Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina. All rights reserved.

Closed (sold) listings may have been listed and/or sold by a real estate firm other than the firm(s) featured on this website. Closed data is not available until the sale of the property is recorded in the MLS. Home sale data is not an appraisal, CMA, competitive or comparative market analysis, or home valuation of any property.

You'll Probably Love Raleigh If You're Looking For...

  • Plenty of housing options: Raleigh offers everything from traditional single family homes to posh modern townhomes to luxury equestrian estates.
  • Excellent schools and universities: Parents will find a plethora of schooling options including Wake County public schools, charter schools, and private schools. The area is well known for its higher learning, and Raleigh has 11 traditional colleges and universities.
  • Access to healthcare: As the state capital, Raleigh is home to High Performing hospitals and many healthcare facilities.
  • Great shopping: From malls to specialty boutiques, Raleigh has whatever you’re looking for.
  • Fantastic restaurants & breweries: Whether you’re looking for a world-class dinner, delivery, or craft beer, you can find what you crave in Raleigh.
  • Things to do: From live music to festivals, there’s always plenty to do in Raleigh.
  • Connectivity: Raleigh regularly tops the list for places with the best broadband and WiFi access, including fiber. WiFi is even provided for free in Downtown Raleigh!
  • Work/Life Balance: You can live and work well in Raleigh. Employment opportunities abound, as do parks and recreation options.

Where is Raleigh, North Carolina?

Raleigh is an integral part of our region, the Research Triangle area. It is both the county seat for Wake County and our state’s capital. Raleigh is neighbored by the communities of: Durham, Cary, Garner, Wake Forest, Rolesville, and Knightdale.

Raleigh is located in the Piedmont region of NC, and it is only a couple of hours car ride from both mountains and beaches.


Top Tips For Raleigh NC Real Estate

Downtown Raleigh NC by James WillamorAs noted above, Raleigh offers a wide variety of housing options. From new $1M+ downtown condos to reasonably priced single-family homes, Raleigh has something for all needs and budgets.

If you’re looking for an attractive condo in the Raleigh area, a few of our top-rated buildings/complexes include Gardens on Glenwood, Palladium Plaza, Founders Row, Caraleigh Mills, and Brier Creek.

On the other hand, if a posh single-family home with ample living space and plenty of room to grow is your idea of the perfect place to call home, try searching the area’s premier subdivisions, which include communities like Lake Boone, Linville, Faircroft, Country Club Hills, Greywalls, and Bay Leaf Farm.

For more information on Raleigh, NC homes for sale, or to schedule a private showing for an active home listing, give Brandon Duncan with Duncan Prime Realty a call at (919) 808-2001 and make an appointment today!


Your Raleigh School Guide

Raleigh offers a variety of school choices. The public schools are managed by the Wake County School System, which offers an impressive number of services and programs such as STEM Schools and Career Academics.

Families may also choose to take advantage of the highly rated public charter schools in the area, such as Raleigh Charter High School, which is consistently rated as one of the best high schools in the state.

There are also plenty of private schools to choose from including Ravenscroft, one of the area’s best known private schools.

Of course, we can’t talk about Raleigh schools and not mention higher education. Raleigh is home to 11 colleges and universities, plus a variety of for-profit institutions of higher learning and satellite campuses.

Area residents also benefit from educational programs at Wake County libraries. There are about 10 libraries across Raleigh offerring activities and programs for all ages.

Quick Search Raleigh Homes For Sale in the Area's Top Subdivisions

Getting Around Raleigh NC

Travelling around Raleigh is relatively easy for a city. Raleigh is connected by I-440/I-40, which forms the Beltline (a loop around the city). The outer parts of Raleigh are also connected by I-540, a partial outer loop connecting Knightdale, North Raleigh, RTP, Morrisville, and Apex.

One of the newest and best improvements to Raleigh’s highway system is the Knightdale Bypass. This makes for fast travel in east Raleigh and the eastern suburb of Knightdale.

Raleigh is considered “car dependant,” however there are options for public transportation and there are communities friendly to walking and biking. Raleigh’s 5 most walkable neighborhoods are Central Raleigh, Hillsborough, Mordecai, Five Points, and North Central. ITB (Inside The Beltline) neighborhoods are some of the most walk/bike friendly in Raleigh.

Neuse River Greenway by TriangleREVAPlus, there are neighborhoods that connect to Raleigh’s extensive Capital Area Greenway Trail System, which connects communities and offers safe walking and biking opportunities throughout Raleigh.

Public transportation is also available with GoRaleigh, which provides bus service throughout Raleigh. If you're in Downtown Raleigh, hop on the the R-LINE, a free bus service, or even grab a rickshaw!

Raleigh also has an Amtrak station, which is one of the busiest in the Southern U.S.

Plus, Raleigh-Durham International Airport offers the opportunity to go anywhere in the world!


Working In Raleigh

From research to IT to government, Raleigh’s employment opportunities are nearly limitless. The top five employers in Raleigh are:

  • State of North Carolina
  • Wake County Public School System
  • Red Hat
  • North Carolina State University
  • WakeMed

In fact, many of Raleigh’s accolades are business related including:

  • #2 Hottest Spot for Tech Jobs - Forbes - September 2016
  • #3 Best Place for Business and Career - Forbes - October 2016
  • #3 Best City for Jobs this Fall - Forbes - September 2016

With so many resources available, Raleigh is a great place to start a business. In 2016 MoneyRates named Raleigh as the number two best city for young entrepreneurs, and Business Facilities named it as a top tech startup city.


Raleigh Parks & Rec

Raleigh residents love the excellent parks, greenways, pools, and programs provided by the Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources department.

“Together we connect and enrich our community through exceptional experiences.” ~ Raleigh Parks & Rec

The Raleigh Parks department operates over 200 parks! These include art centers, athletics, amusements, aquatics, community centers, dog parks, green spaces, historic homes, lakes, nature preserves, and, of course, playgrounds.

Residents also enjoy a huge selection of programs for all ages throughout the year.

Plus, there are two state parks in Raleigh, the Falls Lake Recreation Area and William B. Umstead State Park.

Falls Lake Dam Panoramic by TriangleREVA


Don’t Miss These Raleigh Attractions

Like most college towns, Raleigh is loaded with cultural, educational, and historical destinations that attract thousands of visitors each and every year.

The Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts is situated in the heart of downtown Raleigh, which features three theatre venues and is also home to the famed North Carolina Symphony.

With SO much to do, it’s hard to pick only a few attractions, but these four places regularly top the lists of “Musts” in Raleigh, NC:

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

NC Science Museum by James WillamorThe science museum regularly tops lists for best things to do in Raleigh. In fact, it won the top spot for Best NC Tourist Attraction of 2015.  There’s so much to see and do here! You can easily spend a whole day at the science museum, and still not discover everything. There’s over 25 permanent exhibits, a movie theater, and fantastic special exhibits. Best of all, it’s FREE!
Location: 11 W. Jones St. Raleigh NC 27601
Visit Website

Pullen Park

Pullen Park Train by Jed Record

Founded in 1887, Pullen Park is NC’s first public park and is a perennial favorite. It features a historic carousel, kids’ boats, pedal boats, a train, playgrounds, aquatics, a cafe, and so much more. Entrance is free, and ride tickets are inexpensive.
Location: 520 Ashe Ave. Raleigh NC 27606
Visit Website

North Carolina Museum of Art

One of the South’s premier visual art centers and an award winning museum, the NC Museum of Art offer indoor galleries, an outdoor art park, trails, store, restaurant, and more. Permanent exhibits include contemporary art, ancient Egyptian artifacts, European Old World paintings, and sculptures.
Location: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd Raleigh NC 27607
Visit Website

Marbles Kids Museum

For children 10 and under, the Marbles Kids Museum is a world full of discovery. Kids will love the hands on learning play! Marbles offers many exhibits, an IMAX Theater, and camps. Kids can easily enjoy a full day of fun at Marbles.
Location: 201 East Hargett St. Raleigh NC 27601
Visit Website

If you’re looking for something a bit more upbeat, the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes based in Raleigh, while the restaurant and nightlife scene is among the best in the state.


Raleigh’s Best Restaurants

Whatever your budget, location, or craving may be, there are a lot of truly great restaurants and food trucks in Raleigh to choose from. These three restaurants consistently make the top of “Best Raleigh Restaurants” lists.

Bida Manda

At or near the top on every best Raleigh restaurants list, this Laotian restaurant consistently offers excellent food and fantastic customer service. Online reviewers rave about the crispy pork belly, complimentary shrimp crisps, and sticky ribs.
Location: 222 S. Blount St Raleigh NC 27601
Visit Website

Neomonde

An authentic Mediterranean bakery and deli, Neomonde is a popular choice in Raleigh. Reviewers love their tabouleh, kabobs, and especially the baklava.
Location: 3817 Beryl Rd Raleigh NC 27607
Visit Website

Guasaca

This Venezuelan favorite offers fresh, flavorful food at reasonable prices. In fact, it’s near the top of Best Cheap Eats in Raleigh lists. Online, people rave about Guasaca’s arepas.
Location: 4025 Lake Boone Trail Raleigh NC 27607
Visit Website


Raleigh: Then & Now

Named for Sir Walter Raleigh, the city of Raleigh was not always the state capital of North Carolina. The site was chosen to be the capital in 1788. The city’s location was chosen thanks to its central location.

Throughout its history, Raleigh has been a place where people find opportunity. The city’s continued growth and improvement has been recognized by many, and Raleigh boasts a large number of awards and accolades including #1 Best City in the Southeast.

Science and History Museums in Downtown Raleigh by Sergey Golyonkin

Raleigh NC Stats

  • 2nd Largest Community in NC
  • One of the fastest growing cities in the U.S.
  • Population: 451,066 (2016 estimate)
  • Median Age: 32.5
  • Median Family Income: 68,732
  • Average Commute Time: 23.55 Minutes

A Few Of Raleigh’s Most Recent Accolades

  • January 2017: Named in Top 10 Boomtowns of 2016 by SmartAsset
  • January 2017: Named in Top 12 Destinations of 2017 by Forbes Travel Guide
  • January 2017: Named #22 Most Caring City in America by WalletHub
  • November 2016: Named #19 of 26 Hottest Food Cities of 2016 by Zagat
  • November 2016: Named #8 Top 2017 Housing Market by Realtor.com
  • November 2016: Named #7 U.S. Market to Watch: Overall Real Estate Prospects by ULI
  • October 2016: Named #2 Most Popular Metro for Relocating Renters by Zillow
  • October 2016: Named #3 Best Place for Business and Career by Forbes
  • October 2016: Raleigh-Durham Named #3 Top U.S. Life Science Cluster by JLL Life Science Outlook
  • September 2016: Named #19 of Top 50 Running Cities in America by Runner's World
  • September 2016: Named #3 Best City for Jobs this Fall by Forbes
  • September 2016: Named #9 Best Large Real Estate Market by WalletHub
  • September 2016: Named #2 Hottest Spot for Tech Jobs by Forbes
  • September 2016: Named #7 Best American Swim City by USA Swimming
  • September 2016: Named #1 Best City to Live In in the Southeast by Money Magazine
  • August 2016: NC Museum of Art in Raleigh Named #13 of Top 25 Best Museums in America by Business Insider AND World's Top Buildings by Architectual Record
  • August 2016: Named #10 City for Lowest Cost of Business by Business Facilities
  • August 2016: Named #7 Top Innovation Hub by Business Facilities
  • August 2016: Named #4 Top Tech Startup City by Business Facilities
  • July 2016: Named #2 Best City for Young Entrepreneurs by MoneyRates
  • July 2016: Named #2 Best City for Tech Jobs by Entrepreneur
  • July 2016: Wake County Named #1 Digital County by GovTech
  • July 2016: Named #6 Big City Where White-Collar Employment is Booming 2016 by Forbes
  • July 2016: Named #3 Best Large City to Live in by WalletHub
  • July 2016: Named #9 Top 10 Cities Americans are Moving to Right now by Forbes
  • July 2016: Named #8 Top Tech Market in North America by CBRE
  • July 2016: Named #10 South Atlantic Metro For Sustainability by Site Selection Magazine
  • May 2016: One of 11 Amazing Cities You've Never Thought To Live In, But Should by Huffington Post
  • May 2016: Named #3 Best Midsize Metro For Job Seekers by American Institute for Job Seekers
  • May 2016: Named #7 '18 Hour City' for New Grads to Start Their Careers by Business Insider
  • May 2016: Named #4 Best City for Mid-career Professional in 2016 by Forbes
  • May 2016: Named #4 City in the U.S. for Fostering Entrepreneurial Growth by 1776
  • May 2016: Named #9 Best City for Jobs by Forbes
  • May 2016: Named #6 Best City to Start a Career by WalletHub
  • April 2016: Named #9 America's Favorite City by Travel & Leisure
  • April 2016: Named #7 Top 10 Boom Towns Across America by Realtor.com
  • April 2016: Named #5 Top 10 Software Hotspot by Forbes
  • April 2016: Named #6 Large Metro for Private-Sector Salary Growth by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Raleigh News & Market Updates

10 Jan 2022
Top Private Schools in Raleigh, NC [2022 Edition]
Many buyers take their home search to Raleigh for its high quality of life, its beautiful homes, plus its high marks for jobs, its cost of living and its schools. While public schools in Raleigh often rank high, there are ... Read More
2 Jan 2021
Raleigh Among Top Moving Destinations in 2020
Despite a challenging year for most, the city of Raleigh still ranked among the top 10 cities for inbound growth, according to a new report by relocation services provider Updater.  The study, which analyzed a random ... Read More
14 Dec 2020
Pre-Sales Begin at Lakeshore Raleigh Condos
Pre-sales are now underway at the new Lakeshore Raleigh condo project. Current options still for sale include a penthouse unit with three-bedrooms, 2.5-baths and more than 2,200 square feet of living space.  The ... Read More