Living in Raleigh

Advice from locals on living. The best neighborhoods to live in, the best towns, tips on moving to Raleigh, the best things to do in Raleigh as a local, facts about Raleigh, and much more!

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61 Black Owned Businesses in Raleigh to Love & Support

Raleigh, North Carolina is not just a vibrant city filled with culture, history, and innovation; ...
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5 Top Neighborhoods in Wake Forest, North Carolina

If you’re interested in moving to Wake Forest, in the below post we are sharing ...
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5 Top Neighborhoods in Apex, NC (suburban living near Raleigh)

If you’re interested in living in Apex, North Carolina, in this post we are sharing ...
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33 Reasons We Love Living In Raleigh, NC (America’s Best Kept Secret)

Why do we love living in Raleigh, North Carolina? And how did this Australian family ...
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Complete Guide to Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU)

As a big time world-traveler who has visited 50+ countries and flown a lot within ...
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How to Navigate the Wake County Public Schools System in Raleigh

If you are confused about the Wake County Public Schools System, we are grateful to ...
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12 Great Places To Live in Raleigh For Families

If you’re thinking of moving to Raleigh with kids and are wondering what are some ...
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14 Women-Owned Businesses Telling Great Stories in Downtown Raleigh

We all know Raleigh and the Triangle are making a lot of “best of lists" ...
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15 Reasons NOT To Live In Raleigh

We like to keep things real around here so you have realistic expectations and knowledge, ...
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EP 11: 20 Reasons NOT to live in Raleigh

We’ve been singing Raleigh’s praises since 2004 and have often called it America's best kept ...
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He Said, She Said: Our favorite Raleigh spots

Caroline & Craig Ok guys, whilst Caroline and I have similar tastes when it comes ...
43 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT RALEIGH, NC

45 Interesting Facts About Raleigh, NC (and most frequently asked questions)

Since first moving to Raleigh, NC, in 2004 and starting this website in April 2020, ...
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