Raleigh-Cary, NC

The metropolitan area is a fantastic location to think about buying a rental if you enjoy cosmopolitan living, shopping, and great restaurants.

Polls, Rankings and Lists
#18 America's 50 Best Cities - Bloomberg - September 2012
#9 Best Cities for Veterans - WalletHub - November 2014
#20 Best Airports for Food and Drink - Thrillist - November 2014
#10 America's New Brainpower Cities - Forbes - April 2014
#12 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs to Start Small Businesses - Nerdwallet - November 2014
#1 The Ten Nicest Housing Markets - RealtyTrac - December 2014
#6 Best Places to Live in the U.S. for Quality of Life - US News and World Report - June 2016
#2 Ten Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs - MoneyRates.com - July 2016

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About the state of North Carolina
North Carolina is a red state, going for Bush, Obama, and Romney in the last three presidential elections. North Carolina is a right to work state. The current governor of North Carolina is a Republican. Compared to other states, North Carolina has high income taxes, high sales taxes, and moderate property taxes.