Western North Carolina housing markets remain very active, according to the Beverly-Hanks 2018 Q1 Market Report. Home supply continues to shrink for lower-priced homes, bringing down the sales pace for those listings. But price appreciation continues to increase at historical rates. While that may sound discouraging to home buyers looking for affordable and lower-priced properties,… Read more »

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 »

2018 Memorial Day Events across WNC

After our cold winter and late spring, we are ready for summer! Grilling, family-friendly events, outdoor adventures—we want it all! And Memorial Day is the kickoff. To celebrate the season, communities across Western North Carolina are holding art tours, beer festivals, concerts, and citywide celebrations. Whatever your interests, there is an event for you. Stay… Read more »

Beverly-Hanks Home of the Week: 513 Kingcrest Drive in Flat Rock

Welcome to 513 Kingcrest Drive in Flat Rock MLS# 3383681 | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 3,355 Square Feet | $599,000   Upgrade your lifestyle in this stunning, updated Flat Rock mountain home. Warm up by the fireplace and grab a book from the custom built-ins. Inspire awe through the open great room’s dramatic… Read more »

Planes, Trains, Automobiles, and More: Transportation Options into and around WNC

It’s easy to rely on taxis, ride shares, and car services or rentals when traveling to a new city. But in Western North Carolina, there are so many more options to be had! Check out the many transportation options available in Asheville and surrounding areas. Planes into and around WNC Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) Believe… Read more »

Connecting the Dots: Lake Eden Arts Festival (LEAF)

Taking that first step is the key. “Doors open and you walk through them,” said Jennifer Pickering. “Connecting cultures throughout the world with the cultures of Western North Carolina, that has remained at the core. What changes is how it all looks.” Now in its 23rd year, Lake Eden Arts Festival (LEAF) has grown from… Read more »

She works hard every day to make sure you have everything you need to be successful. Lunches are packed, homework is complete, soccer gear is in the car and ready for this afternoon. Hot breakfasts every morning and hearty meals every night. Teeth brushed, hair brushed, check, check, check. And what does mom get in… Read more »

Located about halfway between West Asheville and Waynesville, just off Interstate 40, Canton is a modern snapshot of a classic mill town. The downtown district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and many of the unique and beautiful bungalows and buildings once built for mill workers and managers are still intact. Whether… Read more »