About the Area

Welcome to The Triangle!

The area known as The Research Triangle is anchored by three major research universities of North Carolina State University, Duke University, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as the cities of Raleigh and Durham and the town of Chapel Hill.  

Below, we have showcased some of our favorite spots to give you a look at what makes this area so special. You will find links to plenty of local resources including government websites, local blogs and news media sites so you can experience the area as we do. Enjoy!

Last year, Realtor.com named Apex, "#1 Fastest Growing Suburb in the United States". It's not surprising either since it was...

Cary has been winning awards for quite some time and is considered one of the best places to live in the country. It's a...

Chapel Hill is home to The University of North Carolina. The people are very friendly, there are plenty of amazing restaurants,...

Livability.com ranked Durham #23 in it's 2019 Top 100 Best Places to Live. We've been considered the Tastiest Town in the South...

Hillsborough has been a thriving economic center for eastern North Carolina for literally hundreds of years as it was originally...

Mebane NC is located on the edge of the Research Triangle and is one of the fastest-growing communities in North Carolina. A...

Morrisville, NC is considered the Best Suburb to Live in North Carolina, Best Suburbs for Young Professionals in North Carolina...

Oxford, NC was once described as one of the prettiest towns in the country; with it's charming main street feel, friendly people...

Historic Pittsboro is a small town with a lot of character. Anchored by a historic downtown and the Chatham County Courthouse,...

Livability.com rated Raleigh #2 in it's "2019 Top 100 Best Places to Live" survey based on economics, housing, amenities,...