Leaving CT? Here’s Why You Should Consider Raleigh

A study released earlier this year found Connecticut to have the third-highest relocation rate in the US—residents relocating OUT, that is. It’s no mystery why, either; Connecticut has notoriously high taxes, astronomical state debt, a poor local job market… and ongoing talks of putting tolls on major roads. If you’re one of these CT-fleers, you’re […]






5 Fantastic Reasons to Buy a Home

There are pros and cons to everything, and home ownership is no different. Will it be more time and effort to maintain? Yes, it will. Will it cost you money here and there? Yep. But will it also be a place that’s all yours and really, truly feels like home? Absolutely. If you’re thinking of […]



Beat the Heat: Join a Pool in Raleigh

Beat the heat, get fit, and keep the kids busy all in one fell swoop with a summertime pool membership! If you’re not lucky enough to have a home with a private pool or that’s in a neighborhood with a pool, you’ve still got options for spending the summer swimming! Here are some places to […]


Year-Round Schools… What’s That All About Anyway?

If you’re thinking of enrolling your kids at Wake County Public Schools, you’ve likely started looking into available programs and educational opportunities. Maybe you’ve even noticed that some of the district’s schools operate on a “year-round” calendar and wondered what that’s all about. Well, let us explain! Here’s everything you need to know about year-round […]