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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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Have You Seen These Log Cabin Homes for Sale?

Modern homes are always interesting. Historic Victorian homes have a timeless elegance all year long. And there’s nothing more indulgent than a lakeside home in the summer. But this time of year, when the early morning chill makes it difficult to crawl out of bed and turn on the coffee pot, it’s log cabins that […]

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 […]

Have You Seen These Ranches and Farm Homes for Sale?

Maintaining small family or commercial farms has been a valued way of living in the Blue Ridge Mountains for hundreds of years. Farm life means room to spread out, create your own way of living, and enjoy a quieter, slower pace. Most of all, it’s an opportunity to nurture the land and reap the fruits […]

Local Schools are Building Tomorrow: Education is a Top Priority in WNC

One of the most important things to consider when you’re thinking about moving is the quality of the schools. The schools around a home affect its value and its appeal to potential future buyers. Even if you don’t have children or they are out of the nest, you want to be aware of the quality […]

Have You Seen These Equestrian Homes for Sale?

For a part of the country with dramatic mountain ranges, Western North Carolina also has an abundance of land fit for the equestrian lifestyle. In fact, it’s quite possible the Blue Ridge Mountains are one of the best places for equestrian properties! Our temperate climate, abundant natural resources, and proximity to the Tryon International Equestrian […]

4 Ways to Live a Luxury Lifestyle in WNC outside City Limits

Of the many ways to Live Abundantly in Western North Carolina, one way is uniquely woven into our history: the rural lifestyle. The rural lifestyle offers unparalleled opportunities for connecting with nature, stewardship of the land, and living a self-reliant outdoor lifestyle. When you pair that ethos with the luxury lifestyle, what you get is […]

Play the Best Courses in WNC with this Complete Golf Course Guide

Here in Western North Carolina, we’re fortunate to have so many options to live an active lifestyle. One of the most popular activities is golf. WNC boasts dozens of golf courses to choose from, both public and private, for a wide range of skill levels and price points. We even have courses designed by legendary […]