The 2010 Raleigh North Carolina Area Real Estate Guide: Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Wake Forest, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, and the Triangle Area Including Chapel Hill and Durham

Overview

All new edition with over 60 full-color photos by Oregon's top landscape photographers. Complete coverage of the scenic diversity of Oregon from its ocean shores to its mountains and high desert.

Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (2) from $3.36   
  • Used (2) from $3.36   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$3.36
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(23367)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Acceptable
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!

Ships from: Toledo, OH

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$19.99
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(51)

Condition: Good
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.

Ships from: Fort Mill, SC

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

All new edition with over 60 full-color photos by Oregon's top landscape photographers. Complete coverage of the scenic diversity of Oregon from its ocean shores to its mountains and high desert.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780615318523
  • Publisher: Wexford House Books
  • Publication date: 12/15/2009
  • Pages: 448
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Mike Regan is the owner of Regan & Company Real Estate Bro-kers and Advisors, a residential real estate brokerage firm with a staff of 14 agents located in Raleigh, NC. The content of this book is drawn from his experience helping hundreds of clients buy and sell homes in the Raleigh area.

John Streit, Bill Cobey, and Christine Nguyen, longtime residents of the Raleigh area and senior real estate brokers with Regan & Company, contributed significant insight to this book from their years of working with local buyers and sellers.

Read More Show Less

Read an Excerpt

Introduction

Stacey and I moved to Raleigh from Rochester, New York in 1995, and we did our homework. We researched cities across the United States from Seattle to Austin and Boston to Savannah. Our top priori-ties were lots of sunshine (sorry, Seattle), economic opportunity, and a great place to settle down and start a family.

We narrowed it down to Atlanta, Charlotte, Greensboro (NC), and the Raleigh area. After more research, we decided Atlanta was too busy and developed. Then a friend told us the Charlotte business community was less open to ?outsiders?, compared to other areas of North Carolina.

That left Greensboro and Raleigh. We flew south to see North Carolina for the first time and visit our two remaining choices. It turned out Greensboro was not economically diversified and devel-oped enough for us. At last, we visited Raleigh, saw all the trees and nice neighborhoods, took a walk around one of the several lakes, and felt at home. After several more job-hunting trips we made the move, and we hope to stay forever.

Since then our family has grown by two children and a dog, and both of our parents moved to the area.

If you are thinking about moving to the Raleigh area, I hope this book helps you make a good decision.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Contents  
Introduction 1
1 Why Move to the Raleigh Area? 3
PART I  
Buying & Selling Real Estate in the Raleigh Area 21
2 Top Tips for Raleigh Area Buyers 23
3 Top Tips for Raleigh Area Sellers 32
4 55+ Communities: Inside Information for Mature Adults 44
PART II  
Raleigh Area Cities and Towns 61
5 Wake County 63
6 Raleigh 66
7 Wake Forest 72
8 Rolesville 76
9 Cary 79
10 Apex 83
11 Morrisville 86
12 Holly Springs 89
13 Fuquay-Varina 93
14 Garner 97
15 Knightdale 101
16 Wendell 105
17 Zebulon 109
PART III  
Durham & Chapel Hill/ Carrboro 112
18 Durham 113
19 Chapel Hill / Carrboro 123
PART IV  
Interviews 135
20 Brandon & Alicia Donley 137
To Downtown Raleigh from Aliso Viejo, California  
21 Heidi McCord 142
To Downtown Raleigh from Savannah, Georgia  
22 Lane Newgard 147
To North Raleigh from Los Angeles, California  
23 Mandy & Jason Hollowell 150
To Raleigh from Dayton, Ohio then to Melbourne Florida and back to North Raleigh  
24 John & Patricia Southwell 154
To Raleigh from Rochester, New York  
25 Danny & Elisabeth Agostini 157
To Raleigh from Atlanta, Georgia  
26 Franco & Karla Luciano 161
To Raleigh from Italy  
27 Travis & Olivia Drury 165
To Raleigh from Rochester, New York  
28 Larry & Claire Schuyler 172
To East Raleigh then Rolesville, from central Pennsylvania  
29 Tina Franklin 176
To Research Triangle Park then East Raleigh, from Sacramento, California  
30 James & Kristen Tugood 182
To Wake Forest from Wilmington, North Carolina  
31 Ron & Danielle Casey 185
To Durham, then Wake Forest, from New York  
32 Jane Mitchell 192
To Cary from Howard County, Maryland  
33 Davis & Simone Canton 197
To Cary from Memphis, Tennessee  
34 Dave Creager 200
To Apex From St Paul, Minnesota  
35 Ken & Shelly Camp 203
To Holly Springs from Duxford, Massachusetts  
36 Brian & Samantha Jarman 207
To Fuquay-Varina from Washington D.C.  
37 Bobby Upshaw 213
To Garner from Wilmington, North Carolina  
38 Derek Tyborowski 217
To Zebulon from New York City  
PART V  
The Newcomer's Guide to the Raleigh Area 221
39 Getting Settled 223
40 The Job Market 241
41 Childcare and Education 259
42 Health Care 278
43 Places of Worship 286
44 Shopping Guide 311
45 Cultural Life 328
46 Climate and Environment 355
47 Transportation in the Triangle 369
48 Sports & Recreation 384
49 Outdoor Fun (Green Space) 403
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)