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 Nesting on Nicklaus

Location is always key. Even when you want to be away from the hustle and bustle of the big city, creature comforts and accessibility can make or break your home owning experience. This golf course retreat packs a lot of comfort and we are excited to share the property.
Just off Hwy 70, this three bed and three bath is part of the Pine Hollow Golf Club community. HOA fees cover community access to a private community pool and tennis. The kitchen has granite countertops and the screened in porch provides some wonderful outdoor space. The current owners have replaced some big-ticket

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Saint Patrick's Day 

On a day where anyone can be Irish, the City of Raleigh sees some of its largest crowds. People come from near and far to enjoy the parade which will be starting roughly about 10 o'clock and ending around 11:30. From there the rest of the day can be celebrated at various block parties around the city. This is a family friendly parade and the group organizing it has provided a FAQ about the event.

Here is an interactive map of the route:

As mentioned the parade is not the only event  of the day.  Raleigh's Iconic Irish pub, Hibernian will host its annual block party
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 A Perch at PNC Plaza

It doesn’t get more quintessential Downtown Raleigh, than a penthouse condo in one of the city’s most iconic buildings. This listing is going to impress anyone who loves downtown and enjoys city views. As the tallest building in the city it delivers unobstructed views and puts you in the heart of it all. 
For those not as familiar with the Downtown condo scene, The PNC Condominiums are located on the top floors of the PNC building in the heart of Downtown Raleigh. Covered parking secured parking is available to residents. Also, the building entrance is secured and monitored, which

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Raleigh is known for a lot of things. While romance might not be the highest on the list, Raleigh delivers a variety of ways to treat your significant other to a night of romance. Here are just a few ideas for inspiration:
A Classic Raleigh Date Night
  Is your special someone a sucker for the classics? Flowers, Chocolate, Fine dining? Raleigh has some amazing options to cover those bases. Locally based Wylde, offers valentines bouquets that can be picked up at the Videri Chocolate Factory, taking care of two birds with one stone. Dining options like Ok-u, Barcelona Wine Bar, Stanbury,
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Coming to the end of a marathon holiday season, you might not be looking forward to cooking Christmas dinner. Conversely maybe you already hosted a big holiday get together and would do anything to avoid another big production. Fear not, we have suggestions for a few local restaurants that will be serving up some delicious foods so you don’t have too.
Irregardless Cafe
Located on W. Morgan, the cafe plans to be open Christmas and New Years day. Click here for their hours and special menu information.
Plates Neighborhood Kitchen
We love the rotating local food
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Over here at Live Raleigh, we have a lot of passion for sharing our favorite local spots. With the holiday shopping season fast approaching the whole office is getting their shopping list together and we are all about shopping local and snagging that one of a kind gift to knock collective socks off. As you search for meaningful and unique gifts commences, check out this list we have put together to help support the local businesses that we love.

Edge of Urge
Trendy and hip, Edge of Urge sits between Wine Authority and Two Roosters. Even without such
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Annual Christmas Parade

With 65,000 people expected to turn out, one of Raleigh’s most popular events is the televised Christmas Parade. This tradition has been hosted by the Greater Raleigh Merchants Association since 1940.  Shop Local Raleigh is an extension of the GRMA and is a partner in presenting the parade. ABC News 11 is sponsoring the parade and the event is televised.

The parade starts at 9:30 am at the corner of St Marys and Hillsborough St. and works its way around the Capital to Fayetteville St. The influx of people to the downtown area does create traffic and significant delays. Give yourself plenty of time
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A Timeless Treasure on Tyler

Tucked away in the quite little Capitol Heights neighborhood this home delivers on charm. The features of the home  and it excellent location make this a desirable little gem. Just around the corner from our office and we know this neighborhood is one to fall in love with because we sure did. 

The curb appeal of this one prepares you to fall in love with the rest of the home. A rare find in this neighborhood the house has 3 bedrooms and two baths. The high ceilings lend a spacious feeling to the living areas and the backyard is flat and private, all in all giving you plenty of room in this

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Adorable Adams St Charmer

A gorgeous home in a great location always sells itself but we want to share some of the great details about this great house with you. The three bed and two and a half bath home sits just off Glenwood Avenue in the historic Brooklyn neighborhood. Nestled away on a tree lined street, this house is bursting with charm and convenience.

The home features a beautiful kitchen with granite counter tops and amenities like a wine fridge and more. Built in 1915 there is a lot of historic character in the home like its fireplaces and wooden floors. The living spaces flow together and

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Cozy on Cotton Exchange

We love bringing a new home to market, especially when its in an awesome location. Inside the beltline and north of Downtown, this three-story townhome sits in an area that is part of the expanding downtown footprint. With its proximity to the Beltline and Downtown, this townhome is well situated no matter what kind of commute you may have.
As an end unit, this town home delivers on space in more than one way with a third-floor bonus room. The combined kitchen and living room open space make this a wonderful space to host in. The spacious bedrooms and third floor bonus room
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