Press Release: Real Estate Firms Merge to Offer Transylvania Sellers World-Class Exposure

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Beverly-Hanks & Associates300 EXECUTIVE PARKASHEVILLE, NC 28801(828) 254-7221beverly-hanks.com    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    Real Estate Firms Merge to Offer Transylvania Sellers World-Class Exposure    December 10, 2018, Asheville, NC—Steve Owen & Associates and Beverly-Hanks & Associates, Realtors® are joining hands to better serve the real estate needs of Transylvania County. “We are proud to have… Read more »

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

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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… Read more »

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

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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… Read more »

What is the Upcoming Wilma Dykeman RiverWay?

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  “Water is a living thing; it is life itself. In it life began.” —Wilma Dykeman, The French Broad What is the Wilma Dykeman RiverWay Plan? The Wilma Dykeman RiverWay Plan connects 17 miles of existing and projected greenway systems along the French Broad and Swannanoa Rivers, from Biltmore Village north to the edge of… Read more »

Snap a Scenic Selfie at these 3 BRP Overlooks

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  One of the best things about living in Western North Carolina is our proximity to amazing outdoor parks. One national treasure you may not realize is a part of the U.S. National Park Service is the Blue Ridge Parkway. The Parkway is fun to visit, experience, and share throughout many months of the year…. Read more »

2018 Labor Day Events in Asheville and WNC

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Summer weather is still stubbornly holding out for at least a few more weeks. But for many, the activities of summer come to an end this weekend. Labor Day marks the unofficial end to the season: Vacations have been had. Children are back in school. There is a slight lull in tourism across Western North… Read more »

Pick Your Favorite Waterfront Home

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We may be in the mountains, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have our fair share of waterfront properties! From Lake Lure to Lake Junaluska, Western North Carolina is spotted with natural and manmade lakes that offer as much activity or escape from it as your heart desires. What’s more, we’re home to the French… Read more »

48 Hours in Brevard: A Forest Bird Never Wants a Cage

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Being a small town doesn’t mean you can’t offer some of the finest charms Western North Carolina has to offer. Just ask the 7,800 residents of Brevard, the seat of Transylvania County. The town has distinguished itself as an epicenter for nearby outdoor adventures, education, art, and music. Whether you’re vacationing or stay-cationing, Brevard offers… Read more »

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

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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 »