In November 2018 Amazon announced that they chose to split their new headquarters between New York City and D.C. Although Raleigh was one of the cities Amazon was considering we are not disappointed with this decision. There are several reasons why. Number one - Our job market here is already ... » Learn More about Amazon not coming to Raleigh-Durham
According to the Triangle Business Journal, the Raleigh metro area grew a whopping 18% from 2010 to 2017, making it the second fastest growing metro area in the US. Raleigh and its suburbs have so much to offer residents – it’s easy to see why people are flocking here at such a high rate. From ... » Learn More about What Makes the Triangle So Desirable?
There are lots of hurricane preparedness lists circulating for food, water, batteries, etc but since we know the rain and wind won't be here until later this week, there are things you can do now to help your home deal with the wind and rain: 1) Clean debris from vent wells (the semi-circle ... » Learn More about 10 Tips to Prepare Your HOME for a Hurricane
As a resident and business owner here in the Triangle, I am always mindful of how my spending and shopping habits can contribute to the community. One of my favorite ways to support small business is to shop at my local farmers market! Doing so not only supports local and regional farmers ... » Learn More about A Guide to the Triangle’s Farmers Markets
Buyers try to put 20% down on their mortgage so they can avoid PMI - Private Mortgage Insurance. Sometimes it is hard to do because as interest rates start to rise, buyers are eager to buy now rather than wait to save more money. Rents are increasing so that slows down amount some buyers can save ... » Learn More about What to do When You have Just Under 20% Down Payment for Your Mortgage