Category Archives: Ask the Raleigh Real Estate Expert

Why Do I See Raleigh School Buses?

School is out! School is in! If you are new to Wake County or don’t have kids in the school system, it may seem strange that there are yellow buses running throughout the summer. All the local high schools are on “traditional” schedules where the kids and teachers have the summers off. However, the elementary and middle schools have […]


Our Favorite North Raleigh Parks

The Best North Raleigh Parks (Part 1) Our team loves taking advantage of Raleigh’s parks. So many of them are connected to great neighborhood with a variety of amenities and services. Here are some of the team’s favorite North Raleigh parks, along with some nearby neighborhoods. We had so many that we’ll make another post highlighting more soon. What […]


Raleigh Typhoon Scavenger Hunt

Raleigh Typhoon Returns! On June 27th, the great urban adventure and scavenger hunt based in Raleigh begins again! This adventure race (similar to the reality show The Amazing Race) is open to teams both competitive & relaxed. All money raised stays local, benefiting Activate Good housed here in Raleigh. To learn more about this great organization, […]



Raleigh Area Experts : Food Truck Rodeo

  Food Truck Rodeo – Downtown Raleigh There will be several Food Truck Rodeos taking place this summer in downtown Raleigh. The next one will be on Sunday, June 14th. It will have over 50 Food Truck Options from across the state with every imaginable taste! If you’re looking for ice cream, bacon, burritos, kabobs, […]



RTP – The Frontier

Research Triangle Park – RTP The “Park” is managed by the Research Triangle Foundation of NC, which is a private nonprofit with a very public mission of serving, supporting education, creating meaningful work and jobs through economic development and lifting up the people in the state of NC. Research Triangle Park is a place to live, […]




FREE movies this summer – Downtown Raleigh

FREE movies downtown this summer! On Fridays beginning May 22 through June 26th, you’ll get to see FREE movies from the 80s beginning at sundown – it’s a #flashbackfriday screening under the stars. They will all be shown in the 400-500 block of Fayetteville Street. Bring a blanket and some lawn chairs. Here’s the lineup: Friday, […]