Memorial Day 2018 in the Raleigh Area

The Raleigh area is a perfect place for visitors and locals for Memorial Day weekend. From a hot air balloon festival to baseball games, the destination is packing in the fun over the long weekend ahead. If you live in an apartment in Garner, NC take a look of some of the area events below!…

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Decorating Tips for Your Apartment in Raleigh, NC

Have you recently moved into an apartment in Garner, NC? Now it's time to personalize your space. Here's a tip: Be willing to break a few rules. Reimagine Rooms This situation is no different than homeowners who buy a new-to-them home with slightly quirky features, and let’s be real, what homes don’t have slightly quirky…

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The Many Reasons to Move to the Raleigh Area

There's no doubt that, when looking at a "Best of" list, you'll see Raleigh, N.C., right near the top. To toot our own horn, a few of our recent accolades include being named "America's Best City" by Businessweek.com, "Most Educated City in America" by Men's Health and "Healthiest City for Women" by Women's Health… not…

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So Many Reasons to Move to a Small City

Here's why choosing a small city is one you won't regret. As bittersweet as it is to pack up and drive away one last time, remember that the world is your oyster. While some of your friends might be flocking to massive metropolises to start their post-college lives and careers, big cities aren’t the only…

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Raleigh is a Happy City

The U.S. Declaration of Independence speaks about the “pursuit of happiness” as a universal right Everyone gets joy from different things, whether it’s family, friends, activities, entertainment or work. But what people might not realize is that where you live may also determine how happy you are. Location plays a hand in how bright or…

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Reasons to Rent in Retirement

Homeownership and retirement don't always mesh. Here's why you might consider renting as a senior instead. Though owning a home has long been hailed as the American Dream, that's not necessarily the case when it comes to retirement. Since 1990, homeownership has declined among 55-64 year-olds, and experts expect this trend to continue in the…

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What To Do During NC Beer Month in Raleigh

North Carolina is for beer lovers. Craft breweries flourish famously in the mountains, with urban flair in the Piedmont and with character along the coast. The number of breweries stands at more than 250 statewide — it’s hard to keep an up-to-date count with new breweries constantly rising on the beerscape, but we know that…

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NC is a Great State for Business

North Carolina ranked as Forbes' Best State for Business for the first time in 2017. With one of the highest net migration rates in the U.S., people have been flocking to North Carolina for the past decade. The state has the second smallest union workforce in the U.S. in terms of percent of total employment.…

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Raleigh is Among the Best Cities in America to Live

Did you know that in 2017 North Carolina’s two largest cities were named among the best cities in America to live. In an analysis of nearly 600 U.S. cities with populations of more than 65,000, finance website 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data in nine major categories: crime, demography, economy, education, environment, health, housing, infrastructure and…

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Reasons It Can Be Better to Rent a Home

To some, answering the classic question “is it better to rent or buy?” is easy. But owning a home isn’t the best move for everyone. For those weighing renting vs. buying, here are a few reasons why renting can be the better choice. 1. You want maximum flexibility With renting comes the flexibility to stay…

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