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WCU Provides Professional and Graduate Education at Your Doorstep

“We think it’s important to go where the students are,” said Dr. Kevan Frazier. Executive director of Western Carolina University at Biltmore Park, Frazier oversees dozens of programs and hundreds of students at the campus just south of Asheville. With the main campus in Cullowhee (an hour or so west of Asheville), the Biltmore Park […]

Neo Burrito has Sustainability Practices All Wrapped Up

It’s about sustainability, delicious sustainability. “Food is what brings people together. It should always be celebrated and made special through delicious food and impeccable customer service. I want customers to not only feel at home in a pleasant atmosphere, but also know that they are contributing to the betterment of the environment,” said Walter Godfrey. […]

Ode to THE Summer Sandwich: 12 Places in Western North Carolina to Find a Great BLT

Does the simple mention of a BLT sandwich make your mouth water? Did your mouth start watering before this page even finished loading? If so, you’re certainly not alone. Five simple ingredients. Infinite possibilities and room for argument. (Why else would Google deliver 69,000 video results for a meal that has 80% of the ingredients […]

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

In 2011, Yoga Journal magazine included Asheville on its list of “10 Fantastically Yoga-Friendly Towns.” We think that designation should extend across Western North Carolina, to towns around the region that 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 […]

These 3 Questions will Help You Find the Best Agent to Sell Your Luxury Home

Let’s pretend you’re Golden Globe-nominated actress Andie MacDowell and you’re interested in putting your magnificent Biltmore Forest home on the market. Or that your family farm is going onto the market in fast-growing Mills River for the first time in more than 50 years. There are probably a lot of goals around the sale of […]

Asheville, NC: Where Altitude Affects Attitude

Billed as a place where “altitude affects attitude,” Asheville, NC is a small city by national standards, located in the French Broad River Valley and surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. However, with a population of more than 87,000, Asheville is also the largest city in Western North Carolina. As such, it serves as […]

WLOS Home of the Week: 455 Blue Mist Way

Welcome to 455 Blue Mist Way, Arden Imagine living in the mountain home of your dreams: the perfect Arts and Crafts Schumacher home! Enjoy one-story living with an open floor plan and extra space upstairs for the big TV, toys, or guests. The kitchen you could only hope for exists—and it’s in this home. For […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Farmers Markets in WNC?

If the winds outside this week have been any indication, this March has certainly come in like a lion. But while many of us are tucked cozily inside, distanced from the roar of the wind, there are many across Western North Carolina who have spent their days in the elements, preparing for the season to […]

Indulge Yourself in These 5 Luxury Homes with Hot Tubs

You work hard. You work late. And sometimes you need to just sit back and relax. That’s what your wine cellar is for. Dust off a 2002 bottle of Dom Ruinart Rosé and head to your favorite spot in your spectacular home: The hot tub. Cozy in the winter and indulgent in the summer, hot […]

How often do You Eat at Hotels? Here are 6 Local Options

The Asheville area has undeniably one of the best per capita independent restaurant scenes in the country, if not the world. And that’s not just the locals bragging. In 2016, U.S. News & World Report named the city one of 15 “Best Foodie Destinations in the USA.” Asheville residents have nearly every option imaginable, from […]