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Help Us Choose the Best Front Door in WNC: Round 3

Which Home has the Best Front Door? 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 month’s contest showcase the many quality front doors on properties throughout Western North Carolina. Learn more about each one below, and click through […]

Help Us Choose the Coziest Bathtub in WNC: Round 2

Which Home has the Best Bathtub? 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 month’s contest showcase the many quality bathtub options available to home buyers in Western North Carolina. Learn more about each one below, and click […]

Locals Explain Everything You Need to Know about Black Mountain

Nestled at the eastern edge of Buncombe County, Black Mountain is colloquially known as the “Front Porch of Western North Carolina.” This Swannanoa Valley community has long welcomed travelers into the region who climb over the Swannanoa Pass into WNC. Today, the historic small town still prides itself on its sense of community and friendly […]

7 Swimming Holes You Need to Try this Weekend

If you’ve gone all summer without spending an afternoon in one of our natural mountain swimming holes, we daresay you’ve wasted your time. Luckily for you, this summer season is lasting a little longer than usual, giving you more time to get out and enjoy all the natural wonders that Western North Carolina has to […]

Help Us Choose the Best Home Workspace in WNC: Round 2

Which Home has the Best Workspace? 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 home workspace options available to home buyers between $300,000–$600,000 in Western North Carolina. Learn more about each one below, […]

2019 July 4th Events in Asheville and across WNC

It’s Independence Day, and you know what that means!—Face paint, flags, and fried food! Celebrate in style at one of the many great 4th of July fireworks shows across the region. If you have trouble choosing, our agents weighed in on their favorite fireworks locations to help you find the right view. But don’t sit […]

Everything You Need to Know about the French Broad River: A Beginner’s Guide

The evolution of brachiopods. Giant insects. The entire history of the dinosaurs. The rise of mammals. Possibly four of Earth’s five prehistoric mass extinction events. The mighty French Broad River has seen it all. Continue reading for: French Broad River at a Glance French Broad River History & Geography French Broad River Climate & Wildlife […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Most Affordable Neighborhoods in WNC?

In our end-of-year Market Report for 2018, we reported that the supply of homes priced under $300,000 was down by 4.4% across our nine-county region. In fact, it’s possible that in certain communities, there may no longer be affordable homes available. If you’ve been shopping for an affordable home in Western North Carolina, that’s probably […]

6 Things You Need to Know about Underground Storage Tanks

Out of sight, out of mind. Underground storage tanks are something you’ve probably rarely thought about, if ever at all. Compared to marble countertops, walk-in closets, and outdoor patios, USTs rarely factor into a home buyer’s decision making process. But if you ever have trouble with one, your UST will quickly become one of the […]