When most people think about the big-market cities in America, most probably do not consider Raleigh, North Carolina. But in the past decade, business, entertainment, arts and culture have enjoyed immense growth in the area around Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, and many people have responded by looking for a home for rent in Raleigh. The city's unique mixture of relaxation, beautiful weather, economic strength, and a high quality of life make it a favorite among young professionals and families alike. As a result, it routinely appears on Forbes, MSNBC and Money Magazine's Top 10 American Cities lists.
Those who rent homes in Raleigh can take advantage of the city's continuing claim as one of the nation's top urban areas. Raleigh is the home turf for the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, and offers a healthy list of museums, theaters and events for residents to enjoy. Those with rental homes in Raleigh can stay in the city to visit the North Carolina Museum of Art, North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame, the Contemporary Art Museum and the Gregg Museum of Art and Design at NCSU. In addition, the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium complex was recently expanded to include six additional performing arts venues.
In addition, the city is still undergoing exciting development. People who rent in Raleigh attend the annual Hopscotch Music Festival. The festival features rock, dance, punk, folk, classical, hip-hop and other styles, giving something for everyone with a Raleigh home.
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