3 Easy Ways to Ruin Your Holiday Home Sale (and How to Fix Them)

There are a host of great ways to ruin your chances of selling your home over the holidays. For one, you could channel your inner Kevin McCallister when greeting prospective buyers. But it’s the bustling holiday season. So, you probably don’t have the time to build elaborate Rube Goldberg devices designed to take out even […]

How to Search for Mountain Homes at Elevation

Are you ready to live at the top of the world? Sure, there are plenty of reasons to love living in our thriving mountain valleys. From lakefront living to riverside greenways, our valley communities offer countless ways to build active lifestyles. But in the mountains, peak living for many can only happen at the peaks. […]

Help Us Choose the Best Dining Room in WNC: Round 3

Which Home has the Best Dining Room? Click the button below your favorite photo to vote now. Click the photo to see the listing. About the Homes: The homes featured in this week’s contest showcase the many quality dining room options available to home buyers between $600,000–$900,000 in Western North Carolina. Learn more about each […]

Village Antiques at Biltmore is in Pursuit of the Unique

Stepping into the large two-story building that is Village Antiques at Biltmore, the curious and familiar alike are always in for a surprise. The showcase floors are filled wall-to-wall with wondrous items that tell the stories of both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, from the southeast United States to the south of France. “It’s really […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Four Seasons Foundation

Did you know that there are more than 730,000 veterans living in the state of North Carolina? That’s 9.8% of our state population! And yet, in exchange for putting their lives on hold, many veterans across the nation receive insufficient care upon their return home. These experiences only magnify the stress associated with their combat […]

3 Important Hiking Tips You Need to Know for Hunting Season

There are many reasons to look forward to autumn in the mountains. Once the temperature dips, the air becomes crisp, and the leaves shift to vibrant reds and oranges, it’s difficult to resist the call of the forest. But people engage with nature in different ways. If you’re out hunting for the perfect trail, don’t […]

Get Your Fill: Your November LoLo Gifts are Here

Enjoy Local Gifts from The Blackbird, Blue Ridge Bakery, Dandelion, and Kandi’s Cakes & Bake Shop Asheville: Your Choice of Dessert at The Blackbird Don’t miss out on the delicious dessert menu at The Blackbird Restaurant! Your sweet tooth will thank you. View the offer. About The Blackbird The Blackbird’s goal is to delight guests […]

Help Us Choose the Best Dining Room in WNC: Round 2

Which Home has the Best Dining Room? Click the button below your favorite photo to vote now. Click the photo to see the listing. About the Homes: The homes featured in this week’s contest showcase the many quality dining room options available to home buyers between $300,000–$600,000 in Western North Carolina. Learn more about each […]

Will the Next Recession Crush Home Values?

According to most economic experts, a recession is likely to occur in the next 12–24 months. 47% of those experts predict a recession in 2020. If those words send you running toward your safe room, you’re not alone. After the losses many people took in 2008 and its aftermath, it’s understandable to fear the “R” […]

Give a Little and Get a Little when You Shop Local!

In today’s fast-paced world, shopping can be as quick as the speed of light through fiber optic internet cables. But while online shopping is designed for convenience, “offline shopping” is still your best bet for discovering quality, one-of-a-kind gifts.  From ceramics to foodstuffs to that necklace you noticed caught her eye, artisans across Western North […]