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Thinking about Moving to North Carolina?

Published on Mar 21, 2019

Top 5 Reasons to Move to the Tar Heel State


Are you thinking about making the move to North Carolina? Why not just do it! North Carolina has so much to offer with its southern charm, yet diverse culture. This state values traditions, yet also encourages change and prosperity. With many growing cities, such as Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Charlotte, and Boone, there is always something to do in North Carolina. Not convinced yet? Keep reading to find out what YOU are missing out on by not being a North Carolinian! 



Beautiful Scenery     

North Carolina is one of the few places where you can travel a fairly short distance to get to the beach or the mountains. Whether your passion is to go fishing on the weekends or hike and explore the beautiful mountains, North Carolina is the place for you. With beaches, such as the Outer Bank and Emerald Island, or the Smokey Mountains and Blue Ridge Parkway, it really is the best of both worlds. 


Job Opportunities

As our society continues to grow, settling down in the right place is something that should be taken into great consideration. Research Triangle Park is home to nearly 200 companies, which include Cisco, IBM, and BASF. It has become a popular place for young professionals to start their new careers. Furthermore, the area offers a nice balance between city life and suburban life, which appeals to many different people. 


Culture, Art, & History 

North Carolina is rich in history, art, and culture if that is something that interests you. There are many different museums such as the infamous Biltmore house in Asheville, the Airborne and Special Operations Museum in Fayetteville, the Hendrick Motorsports Complex in Charlotte, the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, and many more! 


Top Rated Universities

Looking for a good place to send your kids off to college? North Carolina has top rated universities including Duke, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, Elon, East Carolina University, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Appalachian State University, and much more. 


Food/Drink Scene 

North Carolina is home to many of the best food cities in the US. Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill have been ranked as having some of the best restaurants in the country. Not to mention, North Carolina is also known for their large craft beer scene, which is continuing to grow!


Oh and we forgot to mention the best part….. Piedmont Insurance and Business Group is also located in North Carolina! Our agency is available to help answer any of your insurance related questions or needs. So, if you are considering a move to North Carolina be sure to connect with us to make the transition even easier!


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