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Planes, Trains, Automobiles, and More: How Do People Travel around WNC?

Alas, the dreams of the Jetsons have not yet come to fruition. We must still wait for flying cars, jet packs, and human-sized vacuum tubes that instantly ferry you from building to building. But across Western North Carolina, there are more ways to get around than you would think. Sure, we’re still a (regular, ground-based) […]

Did You See These 5 of the Most Popular Homes of November?

Real estate is moving quickly! And good homes are getting a lot of attention. Each of these five houses for sale in Western North Carolina reached more than 1,200 views in the last 30 days. But you have to act fast—As of writing this, all but one are still available to purchase. Scroll down to […]

Have You Seen These Small Homes (Under 800 SF) for Sale?

Western North Carolina attracts people from all walks of life. From ultra luxury options to cabins in the woods, it’s more than possible to find the “goldilocks” home of your dreams. And if you want tiny, we have that, too.  Across WNC, most regulations currently in place make buying or building a true tiny home […]

17 July 4th Events in Asheville and across WNC to Attend This Year: 2022

It’s Independence Day, and we’re ready to celebrate our country and enjoy all the highlights of the occasion—Face paint, flags, and fried food! This year, celebrate in style at a variety of fireworks shows and other events across the region. If you have trouble choosing, our agents weighed in on their favorite fireworks locations to […]

Off the Beaten Path: 5 Hidden Gems of Western North Carolina

North Carolina is the 20th most visited state in the US, but most tourists will stick to Charlotte, Raleigh, or Greensboro. Some may even venture to Concord. However, it’s rare that tourists take the time to see the following hidden gems in Western North Carolina, and it’s a shame. Why Western North Carolina is Sometimes […]

WNC Colleges and Universities Help Students Expand Their Possibilities

Western North Carolina is home to a large number of public and private colleges and universities. These higher ed institutions attract students from across the region and around the world. Each has its own strengths, and together, they offer myriad ways to empower students to expand their possibilities. Here’s just a quick glimpse at colleges […]

18 Home Furnishings Stores that Will Help You Refresh Your Home

Are you questioning your current home decor? After so much time at home over the last 18 months, you may feel like your house just doesn’t match “you” anymore. If that’s the case, then let’s freshen up your space! Western North Carolina communities are loved for their inspiring landscapes, dedicated nonprofits, and strong small businesses. […]

5 Public Parks in Asheville You’ve Never Visited, but Should

In Western North Carolina, we’re fortunate to live among some of the richest, most biodiverse wilderness areas in the world. And luckily, greenspace isn’t something you have to drive to encounter. There are myriad parks, greenways, and other well maintained outdoor spaces everywhere you look. In fact, the Asheville Parks and Recreation department maintains seven […]

19 Local Hardware Stores that Make Your Spring Improvements Easy to Manage

After a full year stuck at home, have you picked out every perceived flaw in your house and on your property? It’s time to turn your “spring cleaning” into “spring improvements”! Western North Carolina communities are loved for their inspiring landscapes, dedicated nonprofits, and strong small businesses. This spring, you may want to refresh your […]