Life in Raleigh

The Life in Raleigh blog category will be for events that are coming to Raleigh that we want to share with everyone! We have also started a group on Facebook, so join the conversation! #RaleighLife

Found 29 blog entries about Life in Raleigh.

 

Raleigh has some of the best restaurants in the country, so it’s hard to narrow down the favorites, even if we’re zeroing in on only Downtown Raleigh. 

While Raleigh Realty is focused on helping people find great homes for sale in Raleigh we love to write about things that interest people who may want to learn more about our great city.

So which Downtown Raleigh restaurants should you try next? This article is going to give the folks who are visiting Raleigh (and locals alike) the opportunity to try some of the best food in Raleigh.

 

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Ashley Christensen Restaurants

  • Poole’s
  • Poole’side Pies
  • Beasley’s Chicken + Honey
  • Death & Taxes

Asian Cuisine

  • Brewery Bhavana
  • Bida Manda
  • City Market
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The fun doesn't stop once the sun goes down in Raleigh. With so many places in each neighborhood to choose from, it’s hard deciding where to start your night off. 

To take the guesswork out of your next night out, we put together a guide to the 34 best bars in Raleigh. Our team of Raleigh locals has put our heads together to share our top recommendations, so it’s easy to take your next date night or outing with friends to the next level.

 

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Breweries

  • Lynnwood Brewing Concern
  • Bowstring Pizza and Brewyard
  • Crank Arm Brewing
  • The Raleigh Beer Garden
  • Brewery Bhavana
  • Trophy Brewing & Taproom
  • Raleigh Brewing Co.
  • Clouds Brewing

Cocktail Bars

  • The Architect Bar & Social House
  • Watts &
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Living in Raleigh, NC

Find out why 70+ people are Moving to Raleigh Daily in 2022

For anyone moving to Raleigh, NC, or considering the move, you'll want to be sure to read this article first! People love living in Raleigh - it even made the list of best places to live in North Carolina and is ranked #1! If you're curious about living in Raleigh, just check out all of the great affordable homes for sale in Raleigh, NC!

If you're considering a move to Raleigh contact us so we may help with your relocation!

Once you finish this article (it's worth it!) you may still have questions - please jump right in and join our moving to Raleigh Facebook group! It's a private group that is meant to add additional value to anyone who is contemplating

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Best Neighborhoods in Raleigh, NC

What are the best places to live in Raleigh? We have you covered with some of the best Raleigh neighborhoods below!

Moving to Raleigh is a popular decision these days as the city has exploded with growth and we are here to help provide information on the best neighborhoods in Raleigh! The state's capital city was recently ranked as the #1 place to live in the country so it's no wonder Raleigh shows up #1 on the list of best places to live in North Carolina!

Best Neighborhoods in Raleigh, NC - What are the Best Neighborhoods in Raleigh?

The Best Neighborhoods in Raleigh, NC:

  • Oakwood (Downtown)
  • Cameron Village
  • Boylan Heights
  • Hayes Barton
  • Mordecai
  • Downtown
  • Historic South Park
  • North Hills
  • Wakefield
  • Falls River
  • Brier Creek
  • Five Points
  • Stonehenge
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Raleigh skyline.

If you're searching for things to do in Raleigh, North Carolina, we have you covered. In fact, whether you’re planning a staycation or looking to have a night out, we have recommendations you’re sure to love. 

Please allow us to welcome you to one of the world's best cities. If you're moving to Raleigh, then there's a good chance you've already discovered the magic of the City of Oaks.

Without further ado, here are our 35 favorite things to do in Raleigh, NC:

 

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Music/Entertainment

  • First Friday
  • North Carolina Symphony
  • Theatre in the Park
  • Cinebistro
  • Lincoln Theatre

Art/Museums

  • North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
  • North Carolina Museum of History
  • Marbles Kids Museum
  • North
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Best Coffee Shops in Raleigh

What are the best coffee shops in Raleigh, North Carolina? We have you covered with the guide to the best cup of joe!

Best Coffee Shops in Raleigh - What are the best coffee shops in Raleigh, NC?

As a local real estate company that specializes in helping people buy and sell homes in Raleigh, we love bringing you all the great local content we can from brunch and restaurants to breweries to Raleigh's best coffee shops!

Although our Realtors and Real Estate Website are focused on assisting homebuyers with their move to Raleigh, we like to keep you informed on all of the good things Raleigh has to offer! If you are moving to Raleigh, reach out to one of our Raleigh Real Estate Agents and let us know how we can help with your move to the triangle!  

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Living in Wake Forest, NC

Moving to Wake Forest? We have you covered with this guide below or click to check out the available homes for sale in Wake Forest as well as some of the town's best neighborhoods!

Moving to Wake Forest, NC - Living in Wake Forest, North Carolina

 

Wake Forest, NC - General Information

Living in Wake Forest is wonderful. The town of Wake Forest, North Carolina is a northern Raleigh suburb with a location that allows easy access around the Triangle (Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area). Many folks are moving to Wake Forest, NC because of the town's location, affordability and quality of life. Those who live in Wake Forest, NC know how great of a place it is. Downtown Wake Forest is your quintessential downtown in a great North Carolina community. Here is a quick inside look on the

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Best Hiking Trails Raleigh, NC

Are you searching for the best hiking trails in Raleigh? We have you covered with 10 of the best below!

We are a local real estate company that loves bringing you local content all around the Triangle! Whether you're searching for homes, restaurants, or neighborhoods we have you covered.

Without further ado, let's dive into the 10 best hiking trails in Raleigh!

10 Best Hiking Trails Raleigh, NC - What are the best walking trials in Raleigh?

  • William B. Umstead State Park
  • Blue Jay Point County Park
  • Durant Nature Preserve
  • Lake Crabtree County Park
  • Shelley Lake
  • Falls Lake State Recreation Area
  • Lake Johnson State Park
  • Art to Heart Trail (NC Museum of Art)
  • Dorothea Dix Park
  • Neuse River Greenway Trail

William B. Umstead State Park

William B Umstead State Park Entrance

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Moving to Chapel Hill, NC

If you are moving to Chapel Hill you are going to find out real fast why people love living here. In fact, we have Chapel Hill on our list of best places to live in North Carolina! So let's dive in and learn more about what it's like living in Chapel Hill!

Chapel Hill has stood since 1871 and has grown into a city with a great deal to offer to any who may be looking for a new place to call home.

Some have called Chapel Hill the “southern part of heaven,” and many who have spent time there would wholeheartedly agree. Home to a number of museums and historical sites, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as a growing economy and a diverse population, this established college town has more to offer than one might believe at first

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What are The Best Neighborhoods in Apex, NC?

The Best Neighborhoods in Apex, NC

Living in Apex, NC as a Realtor I have developed a great understanding of the best neighborhoods so if you are moving to Apex, NC here's what you need to know! If you're looking to buy Apex real estate we can help with that too simply contact us or call/text 919-249-8536

It's important to note that Apex is a fast-growing community and there are new communities and new construction homes for sale in Apex popping up seemingly every month.

Especially after showing hundreds of homes, to all different types of clients in the area. Families, young professionals, retirees, no matter who you are there is always something fun going on in Apex for everyone and anyone! Even Apex's neighbor to the south,

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