In NC Millennials are Moving to Charlotte

Charlotte and Raleigh have both been included in a list of the top 25 cities where millennials — individuals currently aged 25-to 34-years-old — are moving, both ranking higher than New York City and Washington, D.C. The data TIME collected shows that Charlotte — ranked 18th — experienced a 4% increase between 2010 and 2015…

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North Carolina: Where Millennials Are Moving

According to Pew Research Center estimates there are around 71 million millennials in America and they are expected to surpass the number of baby boomers in 2019. That makes millennials a coveted generation for cities looking to bolster their workforce and tax base. But millennials are notorious for their quixotic preferences and figuring out where…

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Charlotte, NC is a Great City to Start a Career

Deciding where to lay the foundation for a long and prosperous career can be a tall order, especially for recent graduates entering the job market for the first time. After all, there are many factors — job-market saturation, housing affordability and commuter-friendliness, for instance — to consider about each prospective area. The market is ripe…

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Charlotte: Best Places People Are Moving to in 2018

In calculating the Best Places to Live, US News factors in each metro area's growth due to net migration over a five-year period. For the 2018 ranking, we used net migration data from 2012 to 2016 from the US Census Bureau, the most recent complete data set at the time of our calculations. Places with…

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4th of July Week, What to Do in the Charlotte Area

Next week is America's Birthday. If you live in an apartment in Charlotte, NC here are some things you can do to help celebrate! July 1 Charlotte Symphony Summer Pops: Celebrate America | Charlotte Pack a picnic, blankets and chairs for Charlotte Symphony’s Summer Pops Celebrate America! With Fireworks. The concert features patriotic songs, followed…

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Charlotte is a

As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from around the world for centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cities are far more liveable than others. On an individual level, subjective measures often override other, more objective, considerations. Sometimes, we live in a place simply…

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You Can Afford to Rent in Charlotte, NC

Rent prices have risen over the past year across the U.S., but there are some bright spots: Several cities experienced modest price drops. In fact, Charlotte, NC experienced an overall drop in rent prices. Although rental rates went up nationwide, the increase was actually fairly modest at about 1.5 percent. That's down from a high…

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