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Moving is a common life experience. In fact, every day, thousands of people are moving to a new home all over the country. There are many reasons why people move. Some have to do with finances and job relocation, others with personal relationships and changes to the family unit.
Just recently, United Van Lines released the results of their annual study which tracks customers’ state-to-state migration patterns over the past year. United Van Lines is a full-service American moving and relocation company. They help tens of thousands of families move all of their belongings each year.
According to United Van Lines’ 2017 National Study, North Carolina officially ranked as the #8 most moved-to state in America for 2017.
So why are people moving? And where are they going?
Here’s what they have to say:
“This year’s data reflects longer-term trends of movement to the western and southern states, especially to those where housing costs are relatively lower, climates are more temperate and job growth has been at or above the national average, among other factors,” said Michael Stoll, economist and professor in the Department of Public Policy at the University of California, Los Angeles. “We’re also seeing continued migration to the Pacific Northwest and Mountain West as young professionals and retirees leave California.”
Read more about this article here: http://www.charlottestories.com/north-carolina-now-ranked-8th-moved-state-america/
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Are you considering a move to the Old North State? If you are, you will certainly want to push through with that plan after hearing the great news from wallethub.com.
Wallethub is a financial site, and this year, it released a list of 2017’s Best and Worst State Economies. It ranked North Carolina as the 15th best economy among 50 states and 1 district in the country.
27 key indicators of economic performance and strength, ranging from GDP growth to start up activity to jobs in high-tech industries were used by a panel of researches.
North Carolina ranked 24th in economic activity, 11th for economic health and 12th for innovation potential.
What do all these statistics mean?
It reflects North Carolina’s current economy is in good shape and is continually growing.
Here are some reasons why you should move to (or stay)in North Carolina.
It is home to three major research universities in the cities of Durham, Raleigh and Chapel Hill and often referred to as Research Triangle Park.
With 200 businesses and more than 50,000 employees, many young professionals are flocking to the Park.
If that’s not enough, its largest city, Charlotte, is the third largest banking center in the US. North Carolina employs thousands in the financial services’ industry and will continue to do so.
This state offers plenty of gorgeous beaches and stunning mountains.
Because this state is a nature wonderland, there are many outdoor recreational activities you can enjoy.
No matter what the season is, you’ll love it in North Carolina.
Duke is one of the five premier universities in the country.
Aside from universities, North Carolina is also known for its great K-12 educational programs.
If you have children, you’ll find many schools in NC rank nationally.
Wherever you go, you’ll find evidences of its rich history.
Craft festivals, music, and art are celebrated and enjoyed in North Carolina. Southern manners include polite speech, and of course, the popular “y’all”.
In North Carolina, barbecue is served many different ways.
You can also find a diversity of restaurants which serve international cuisines.
From German cuisine to sushi bars to the best barbecues, you’ll find the right dining spot for your taste.
You get to enjoy all the amenities stated above when you move to North Carolina.
I did! I have been living in North Carolina for more than 20 years now. I love its beautiful weather, vibrant lifestyle, booming economy and warming welcome.
Are you looking for a new home? Call me, Nancy Braun, at (704) 997-3794. I would love to help you and your family find the best home.