Raleigh Economic Development Annual Report Released!

The City of Raleigh’s Office of Economic Development has just released its 2013-2014 Annual Report! See below to check out the latest stats, demographics and developments in the Capital City. If you have been following our News Section, you know that Raleigh has been receiving major media coverage and national recognition. The Annual Report quickly highlights the top media accolades bestowed on the Capital City while also taking time to thoroughly cover the years’ investment and development numbers, cost of living statistics, the culture scene as well as the new urban industry “clusters” that are driving Raleigh’s economy and future! A few interesting takeaways for your Compass: Raleigh is

The Rise of Urbanization

Follow any news outlet, (such as the new U.N. population growth report just published in our news section), and you will see that downtown and urban living are the new "hip" trends for the young and young at heart. But is this really a shock to residents? Should we in Raleigh be afraid or opposed to the trend? For more insights, I've turned to a Chicago downtowner and resident, Gabe Klein for his take on the new "urbanization." The Inevitable, Accelerating Rise of Urbanization by Gabe Klein (follow article below) "Many Americans seem surprised when I speak about the rejuvenation of urban centers and the reimagining of the American suburb. But those of us who have been working in cities fo

Follow Me
  • Twitter App Icon
  • LinkedIn App Icon
  • Facebook App Icon
Contact Me
Thomas Kenna


Principal: Occupier Solutions

Mobile: 919 830 0510

Office: 919 913 1119


AY Logo.png
Recent Posts
Search By Tags
Useful Links


All entries on this blog are the opinion of the author and not the opinion of Avison Young Raleigh-Durham or Avison Young. Avison Young does not endorse, nor does it sponsor, the opinions of the author. Furthermore, Avison Young does not assert that any statement made by the author is a fact. Avison Young is not responsible for the monitoring or filtering of any blog. "Raleigh Capital Compass" and all blog content are under the sole ownership of the author.

© 2023 by Biz Trends