America’s Top States for Business 2011 – NC #3 | Wilmington NC real estate

America’s Top States for Business 2011 – Overall Rankings – CNBC.

North Carolina is in the ranks again!  CNBC just released their 2011 report for Americas Top States for Buisness.  North Carolina ranked #3.  That is good news for the state for which we live and work in.  There were 10 criteria on which their study was based on.

      – Cost of Doing Business                    
     – Workforce
     – Quality of Life
     – Economy
     – Transportation & Infrastructure
     – Technology & Innovation                
     – Education
     – Business Friendliness
     – Access to Capital
     – Cost of Living

According to CNBC – “We scored all 50 states on 43 measures of competitiveness developed with input from business groups including the National Association of Manufacturers and the Council on Competitiveness. States received points based on their rankings in each metric. Then, we separated those metrics into ten broad categories, weighting the categories based on how frequently they are cited in state economic development marketing materials. That way, our study ranks the states based on the criteria they use to sell themselves ”

The quality of life is great here in our corner of North Carolina, Wilmington.  The people are even better.  The real estate prices are realistic and the rates are low.  If you would like to search Wilmington NC real estate please visit and let us know how we can help you.