Pick Your Favorite Waterfront Home

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We may be in the mountains, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have our fair share of waterfront properties! From Lake Lure to Lake Junaluska, Western North Carolina is spotted with natural and manmade lakes that offer as much activity or escape from it as your heart desires. What’s more, we’re home to the French… Read more »

These Inc. 5000 Companies are Inspired by Asheville

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These Inc. 5000 Companies are Inspired by Asheville

Did you know that there were 10 companies from the Asheville metro area on the 2017 Inc. 5000 list? Every year, the small business- and startup-focused publication ranks the fastest-growing private companies in America based on percentage revenue growth over a three-year period. Let’s take a look at Asheville’s fastest-growing independent businesses. Avadim Technologies Ranking… Read more »

Cheese the Day on the WNC Cheese Trail!

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Cheese the Day on the WNC Cheese Trail!

Travel outside the cities of Western North Carolina and you’ll find picturesque, rural areas that are home to many small farms. More than a dozen locally owned farms and shops make up the WNC Cheese Trail. Their dedication to local cheesemaking preserves the authentic rural lifestyle that draws so many to the area. Here, local… Read more »

4 Mortgage Mistakes to Avoid for a Stress-Free Process

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4 Mortgage Mistakes to Avoid for a Stress-Free Process

When you apply for a home mortgage, you have a lot riding on successfully completing the process on time. Not securing that mortgage on time could mean losing your due diligence money, increased moving expenses, and even becoming responsible for seller expenses. That’s a lot of extra stress (and expense) piled on top of an… Read more »

Walkable Neighborhoods: Attract Interested Buyers with One Not-so-Obvious Home Feature

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Walkable Neighborhoods: Attract Interested Buyers with One Not-so-Obvious Home Feature

How much value is there to living in a community that’s difficult to access? As home buyers are increasingly focusing on community features during their home search, walkable neighborhoods are becoming a bigger and bigger draw. Today, we explain just what makes a neighborhood walkable, which demographics are searching for homes like yours, and how… Read more »

What Happens When You Combine Cookies and Community? You Strike Gold!

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What Happens When You Combine Cookies and Community? You Strike Gold!

Zuma Coffee is more than Marshall, North Carolina’s unofficial meeting place and one of the most charming and delicious small businesses in the area. Zuma Coffee draws people from all over Western North Carolina in search of gold—Zuma Gold. “When we opened, we had our Zuma Gold cookie, we had chocolate chip, oatmeal raisins. Well,… Read more »

How Much does it Cost to Live in WNC?: Compare Here with There

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Down the street or across the globe. Wherever you’re planning to move in the world, Beverly-Hanks & Associates can be of assistance. That’s because we’re a proud member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the premier international relocation network. Our affiliation with Leading RE means you receive world-class relocation services while maintaining the… Read more »