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Agents Answer: Where are Your Favorite Yoga Spots or Programs in WNC?

Several years ago, Yoga Journal magazine included Asheville on its list of “10 Fantastically Yoga-Friendly Towns”. We think that designation should extend across Western North Carolina. Towns around the region take advantage of the area’s natural beauty and community spirit to tap into a mindfulness unparalleled in other American regions. WNC embraces yoga practices of […]

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

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 1,600 views in the last 30 days. In fact, the home in the number one spot topped 2,000! But as of writing this, only a few are […]

Have You Seen These Historical Homes for Sale?

In real estate, the rule of thumb is that after 50 years, a home can be called historic. However, Western North Carolina towns trace their histories much farther back than 1972, and a lot of their homes do, too. For the purpose of this post, we thought it would be fun to highlight a few […]

Step into the Past at the Oldest Grocery Store in North Carolina

Saluda, NC is an historic Victorian mountain village at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Main Street is full of many distinctive modern shops, art and craft galleries, and delicious restaurants. But there’s one spot that’s nearly as old as the town itself. Walk into Saluda’s century-old grocery store and you get a whiff […]

Agents Answer: Where is the Best Place to See Local Art in WNC?

Western North Carolina has a long and rich history of fine visual arts and traditional crafts. From traditional Cherokee rivercane baskets, made for thousands of years, to innovative multimedia art from the area’s newest residents, there is an overwhelming amount of art to experience.  If you’re not sure where to start your journey of discovery, […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants in WNC?

To mix idioms, a dog may be man’s best friend, but it takes a village to keep him well fed. For many homes, fur babies are more than pets—they’re part of the family! And from scenic mountain hikes to a casual pint in town, it’s great to take them out with you to enjoy all […]

3 of the Most Popular Horse Trails in Polk County

Move over, Kentucky. The Blue Ridge Mountains are one of the best places in the world for horse owners! Our temperate climate, abundant natural resources, and proximity to the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) make Polk County, NC one of the most desirable places to live with horses in the United States. Properties suitable for […]

Agents Answer: What’s the Best Bakery for Pies and Other Holiday Treats

This week, bakers around the country are warming up their ovens for sweet Thanksgiving celebrations. One of our favorite ways to celebrate the season of thanks is by sharing a pie with our favorite friends, clients, and colleagues.  If that idea sounds appetizing to you, we welcome you to keep it local and support small […]

7 Sensational Spots to Enjoy Seasonal Colors in WNC

Every autumn in Western North Carolina, nature puts on a kaleidoscopic color show of deep reds and bright yellows as the leaves erupt into rich and vibrant hues. Private drives and public outlooks that show our mountains’ majesty year round suddenly transform into breathtaking, fiery scenes. In WNC, it’s easy to find the perfect spot […]