One of the things that used to be a lot more attractive about moving to one of the better known cities in the Research Triangle was the relatively small town feel and relaxed living that accompanies it. Many towns and cities in the Raleigh NC have doubled in size in the last few decades and you can really feel the urbanization in the impacted areas. Cities tend to run across borders so that the only way you can tell you’ve left one and entered another is a street sign informing you of the boundary. The edge of town may have been desirable for some but now there often is no edge. You may as well be in Los Angeles or New York.
Holly Springs is different. First, its population is still a modest 24,000. Second, homes are much more spacious – inside and out. Compare the views of two randomly selected homes below and it becomes clear there is a real benefit in what you get as well as where you are situated.
Where would you rather live? Maybe proximity to a job is really important but for many, the Holly Springs home has a lot more to offer.