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Homes for Sale in Raleigh, NC by Price

Live. Work. Play. Raleigh.

Raleigh is a city of opportunity.

For work, for play, for living, the choices are endless. Top-tier and high-paying employers offer the chance for career advancement or new opportunities. A bustling downtown provides a myriad of nightlife and entertainment options. Seamless integration between city and countryside means you’re never far from a park, trail, or quiet picnicking spot. And houses range from historic to sparkling-new… which means that no matter what you seek, you will find it in Raleigh.

So, why wait?

Raleigh Homes for Sale

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Why Choose Raleigh?

High Quality of Life

From quiet streets lined in lush oaks to shimmering skyscrapers, Raleigh offers a little taste of everything. Five bustling downtown districts, hundreds of acres of parkland and miles of maintained trails, some of the top companies in the world, and highly affordable housing options are just the beginning! Residents of Raleigh enjoy a very high quality of life, packed full of opportunities for entertainment, recreation, relaxation, exploration, and career development, all at a very affordable cost of living.

Employment Opportunities

With access to one of the top research facilities in the world—the Research Triangle Park—and with three major universities nearby, it’s no wonder Raleigh consistently rates as a top city for business and careers and boasts an unemployment rate of just 4.2%. Top employers in Raleigh include high-tech, research, and healthcare companies such as Cisco, Rex Healthcare, SAS Institute, GlaxoSmithKline, RTI International, Fidelity Investments, Verizon, and Lenovo.

Raleigh Attractions

What Will You Find in Raleigh, NC?

Shop, dine, explore, and enjoy! Raleigh leaves nothing wanting, with five unique downtown entertainment and cultural districts, a plethora of lush parks and recreational opportunities,  and many major league, minor league, and college sports teams. Whatever you seek, you’ll find it in Raleigh!

Attractions & Nightlife

Top Attractions: Fayetteville St. District, Glenwood South District, NC State Fair
Arts & Culture: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Moore Square District, NC Museum of Natural Sciences, NC Museum of Art
Shopping & Dining: Cameron Village, North Hills, Crabtree Valley Mall, Triangle Town Center

Sports & Recreation

Major League Sports: NHL Carolina Hurricanes
Minor League Sports: Carolina RailHawks
College Sports: NC State University, UNC, Duke
Top Parks: William B. Umstead State Park, Jordan Lake, Pullen Park, Lake Crabtree

Quick Facts

Population (2014): 439,896

Population Growth Since 2000: +59.3%

Median Home Price: $202,8000

Population Density: 3,839 ppl/sq mi

School District: Wake County Public Schools

Raleigh Real Estate

Raleigh, NC is one of the fastest-growing and highly-desired cities in America!

Whether you are looking to move to, work in, or invest in Raleigh, NC, you've made a great choice! With that said, it's time to start finding your ideal Raleigh home. Contact a top Triangle real estate agent at O'Brien & Associates Realty, Inc. today for more information on real estate and homes for sale in Raleigh.

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