Raleigh- Downtown & Inside the Beltline

Raleigh NC Real Estate: Downtown Raleigh Living

Raleigh is the capitol city of North Carolina and is recognized nationwide as one of the best places to live. Raleigh stands out for its diverse culture, historical preservation, technology and innovation, and relatively low cost of living. It is considered by many to be the pinnacle of RTP, with central access to the many major corporations and research facilities in the Triangle.

The opportunities are endless in Raleigh NC, which was recently recognized #1 by Forbes for US Cities Attracting the Most Families (Sept 2014). Other recent accolades include #2 among America's 15 Best Cities for Young Professionals (Forbes, Aug 2014), and #1 for Best Places for Business and Careers in 2014 (Forbes, July 2014).

While the economy struggles across the nation, Raleigh is a bustling stand-out. Come see why families are flocking here to invest in Raleigh NC Real Estate.

About Downtown Raleigh, NC

Downtown Raleigh is located inside the I-40 Beltline and is packed with museums, the historic State Capitol and Governor's Mansion, convention center for major events, over 165 restaurants and bars, a variety of shopping and boutiques, art galleries, and nightlife. The downtown Raleigh district is never lacking in excitement and could prove to be a lively place to live if you're looking for a fast-paced and unique city with opportunities for work and play.

Things to Do in Downtown Raleigh

Enjoy a walk down the busy streets and see everything from old style galleries or shops to new and modern skyscrapers. Along the way, make sure you stop to admire the various street art exhibits scattered throughout downtown Raleigh. Stop in at some of the historic museums or catch a breath of fresh air at a city park to experience just the sort of fun you like. Take advantage of the R-Line, a free hybrid bus transportation service, to get you around Downtown. There are several downtown Raleigh districts to explore including:

  • Glenwood South: Trendy and progressive area, thriving restaurants and retail shoppes
  • Capitol District: The “Power Center” of NC with government offices and museums
  • Warehouse District: Eclectic historic area for shopping and entertainment, and home to Union Station
  • Fayetteville Street: The “Great Main Street” of Downtown with business skyscrapers, an outdoor ampitheater, and City plaza. Bustling day or night, and host to many outdoor festivals.
  • Moore Square: Relaxing historic park with City Market; offering a collection of retail, restaurants, and galleries on cobblestone streets.

Raleigh NC Real Estate

If location is at the top of your list and you want to be in the center of it all, Downtown Raleigh homes for sale offers a diverse collection of real estate options. From sprawling historic homes, to trendy high-rise condos. Take a look below at some of the homes available in this high-demand area, and contact experts at The Marks Team to help you find the perfect home in the Heart of Raleigh! 919.228.8019.

Data last updated Sep 20, 2020 8:51:am.
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