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Nonprofit Spotlight: Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry

Many of our neighbors live paycheck to paycheck, making difficult choices between rent, utilities, food, health care, and day care.  Today, we shine a spotlight on a local organization that helps individuals respond to emergency needs while working long term to address root causes of poverty. We invite you to learn more about Asheville Buncombe […]

Natural and Cultural Diversity Abound in Buncombe County

The four-season temperate climate in Buncombe County makes year-round living easy! Because of the broad range of elevations and corresponding climates and plant growth, the area is one of the most biodiverse in the United States and the world. What’s more, Buncombe County’s approximately 240,000 residents make up Western North Carolina’s economic and cultural center […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County

At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that every person in our community should have the opportunity and means to Live the Life You Choose. There is perhaps no better way to accomplish this than by Living United—a culture of advocacy and support engendered by the United Way. Today, we take a closer look at one of our […]

Help us Support Meals on Wheels of Asheville and Buncombe County

Every quarter, our North Asheville office provides additional support to a chosen local community organization. We hope you will partner with us this quarter to make an even bigger difference. What is MOW-ABC? Many seniors live alone and are unable to care for themselves in the same way they used to. Meals on Wheels of […]

New Twitter Feeds from Beverly-Hanks Help Buyers Find Affordable Homes in Buncombe, Henderson, and Haywood Counties

Housing markets across WNC remain active and continue to provide significant opportunities for savvy sellers and buyers alike. However, a shortage of homes for sale will continue to fuel price appreciation in 2016. In response to local concerns about shortages in affordable homes for sale in WNC, Beverly-Hanks has launched three new Twitter accounts dedicated […]

Beverly-Hanks Consolidates N. Buncombe Operations

ASHEVILLE, NC – October 12, 2010 – Neal Hanks, President of Beverly-Hanks & Associates Realtors (BH) announces the consolidation of its North Buncombe operations into the 820 Merrimon Avenue location.


Buncombe County Property Tax Deadline Is Today

Buncombe County real estate owners have until today (January 5, 2009) to pay property taxes. Payments with a postmark of today or earlier are except from the 2% late fee otherwise charged to their tax bill. You can pay in person, by mail, or online. Mail: Use the return envelope provided with your bill. You […]

10 Local Foods You can Find at Asheville Grocery Stores Right Now

They say you are what you eat. So if you want to BE a local, you need to EAT like a local. That means choosing as many groceries as possible with a small footprint.  In our region, it’s easy to shop local within your favorite grocery store. From local beers and farm-fresh produce to herb-infused […]

What Kind of Urban Homesteading am I Allowed to do in Asheville?

What was once a Western North Carolina lifestyle of necessity is now a modern lifestyle by choice. The growing homesteading community is shunning thoughtless consumerism and resource consumption for a new—or, rather, old—tradition: one of self-sufficiency and measured land use. Even if you’re not a capital-H “homesteader,” you may be practicing one or several common […]

4 Great Places in Asheville to Discover Glass Art

It doesn’t matter whether this is your first visit to the mountains or you’ve lived here all your life. When the local flora ignites in a blaze of color, you stop in awe to appreciate the way the crisp, vibrant colors reflect against the clear blue mountain sky. Honestly, the worst thing about the fall […]