Relocating to the Triangle Area
Relocating to a new area is never an easy task. You may have to learn about towns or cities in the area, find out how far your money will go, and research the best school districts in the area. But relocation can be a much easier process when you have the best real estate agent on your side. We are a team of real estate experts who have helped home buyers relocate to the Triangle with confidence. Explore our relocation resources below and contact Gillooly & Associates Realty to find your next home.
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What is the "Triangle Area"?
"The Triangle," which is also known as "the Research Triangle," is a collection of cities and towns located close to three prestigious universities: North Carolina State University in Raleigh, Duke University in Durham, and the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. These colleges serve as anchoring institutions for Research Triangle Park, an esteemed business and research campus that is located in Durham.
Popular Areas in the Triangle
Cary is a town of about 150,000 people located just west of Raleigh. Major employers in Cary include SAS, WakeMed Hospitals, and Rex Healthcare.
Raleigh is North Carolina's state capital. Popular areas within Raleigh include Downtown Raleigh and neighborhoods "Inside the Beltline" (within the I-440 loop).
Morrisville is an up-and-coming community in Wake County. Major employers in Morrisville include Lenovo, Time Warner Cable, Credit Suisse, and PPD.
Essential Relocation Resources for the Triangle
While you're search for homes in the Triangle, review these relocation resources for Triangle-area communities. You will be able to relocate to your new home with confidence.
Public School Districts
Since the Triangle encompasses several major cities and counties, there are several school districts in the area. Here is a quick overview of the public school districts. If you want to learn about the private education options, consult our Triangle area schools page.
- Wake County Public School System: The school district that serves communities in Wake County, including Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Morrisville, Raleigh, Rolesville, and Wake Forest.
- Chapel Hill Carrboro City Schools: The school district that serves Chapel Hill, which is located in Orange County.
- Johnston County Schools: The school district that serves communities in Johnston County, including Clayton.
- Durham Public Schools: The school district that serves both the city and county of Durham.
Utilities and City Contacts
Contact information for the Wake County Sheriff, State Highway Patrol, garbage pickup, utility companies, animal control, and newspapers can be found on our Triangle municipality and utilities directory. If you need contact information for trusted attorneys, car dealerships, landscaping companies, and other service professionals, refer to our Triangle area business directory.
Home Buying Tips
On top of relocation tips, you can benefit from a wealth of home buying resources on our website. Featured resources include frequently asked questions about the home buying process, a step-by-step guide to buying a home, a list of moving tips to follow before you move to your new home in the Triangle, and a resource of mortgage loan options.
Contact the Triangle Relocation Experts
We want you to have peace of mind about relocating to the Triangle area. If you have a question about the area, want to tour available homes, or are ready to make your move, call us at 919.612.9885.