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Agents Answer: Where are the Best Places in WNC for a Bike Tune-up?

If you’re looking for a way to both exercise and take advantage of the beauty of Western North Carolina, we have just the thing! One of the most popular ways to live an active and healthy lifestyle is by cycling. Whether mountain or road biking, folks love to get out and take full advantage of […]

What is a Tiny Home and Where can I Put One near Asheville?

From “Tiny House Builders” to “Tiny House Nation,” tiny homes are popping up across television channels as the next big lifestyle trend. Indeed, many people are turning to tiny homes because of affordability issues in the real estate market and to create Missing Middle housing. Others find tiny homes to be a good way to […]

Agents Answer: What are the Best Local Running Events in WNC?

Did you know that one of the reasons for Asheville’s early growth was the quality of air across the Blue Ridge Mountains? This spring, take in big inhales of our cool mountain air as you pad through one of the region’s many running events. Would you prefer a solo marathon or a family-friendly sprint? Are […]

Top 7 Mouth-Watering Spots for Fried Chicken in Asheville

If you’re looking for fried chicken that’s finger-licking good, there’s no better place than a local restaurant that knows its stuff. Many mountain restaurants keep their recipes close to the vest— and their breasts and thighs even closer!—releasing the savory comfort dish only as a weekly special or for weekend brunch. But when a fried […]

3 Top-Shelf Asheville Climbing Centers that Bring the Rock

Western North Carolina is an amazing place to live! From our Blue Ridge Mountains’ majesty to our fruited valley farmlands, we experience a stunning slice of Americana right here at home. Even through the winter months, many local communities stay relatively mild and outdoor sports abound. But don’t mistake—it can get quite chilly in these […]

It’s Cold—What can I do Outside in WNC?

With an arctic blast on the way and the official start of winter just around the corner, many people are happy to curl inside this week with a good book, board game, or jam-packed Netflix queue. But then there are those restless spirits who cannot be contained within four walls, regardless of the season! Those […]

Making the Right Choice: The Cradle of Forestry

It’s a crisp fall afternoon in the depths of Pisgah National Forest, another day of endless sunshine and outdoor possibility in the vast mountains of Western North Carolina. Sitting at a table on the back patio of the Cradle of Forestry, Devin Gentry scans the bright and robust foliage surrounding the large building. “I think […]

Tap into Appalachia: WNC’s Craft Beer Boom

Doug Riley, the owner and head brewer at Asheville Brewing Company, is sitting in a booth at his South Slope location. The late fall sunshine spills into the popular downtown establishment. Looking out the bay windows onto Coxe Avenue, Riley remembers how quiet the Asheville craft beer scene was when he opened the brewery in […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Spots to Watch the Great American Eclipse in WNC?

Everyone across Western North Carolina is excited about the Great American Eclipse on August 21! The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to view a 100% total eclipse is something everyone is proud to be a part of—as if we’re responsible for the moon’s orbit around the planet. But even though our location is completely serendipitous, we’re making the […]

Asheville’s Food Truck Frenzy: Meals on Wheels

It all started with 12 lunches. “I was painting trim underneath this desk in this office building,” Jeremiah Jackson said. “And the secretary was complaining about how they couldn’t get 12 meals made and delivered there. So, I popped my head up and said, ‘I can do it.’” And it was this simple interaction in […]