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

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 […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Shopping Freebies in WNC?

Working an extra shift so your coworker can see her son’s Christmas recital. Nice. Volunteering for a good cause during the holiday season. Nice. Buying something classy for your sister-in-law when you’d really rather … not. Very nice. It’s official. You’re on Santa’s nice list! So, why not treat yourself to a nice holiday moment […]

Agents Answer: Where’s the Best Place for Pumpkin Picking in WNC?

When it comes to buying a pumpkin for Halloween, it’s easy enough to grab one in the produce section of your local grocery store. But finding the perfect table centerpiece or jack-o-lantern pumpkin for your yard isn’t about what’s easy. Folks who know pumpkins know that there’s two main sources for quality, locally grown gourds: […]

Agents Answer: Where are Your Favorite Spots to Cool off?

Temperatures have been rising and won’t come down anytime soon. Summertime in the mountains can be just as hot as any other place, but there are some secrets to keeping cool during the day and taking advantage of our breezy summer evenings. Are you new to the Western North Carolina mountains? If so, our secret […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Movie Theaters in WNC?

Western North Carolina has long been home to movie lovers and movie makers. Locals periodically spot visiting actors and crews in the area, most recently for Martin McDonagh’s Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri. So many features have been filmed in our region that Beverly-Hanks released a map to help you scout out locations along the […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best WNC Spots for Fireworks?

We’re only a couple weeks away from another fun and exciting Fourth of July weekend. City and town centers across the region coordinate festivities and fireworks displays, including the huge Ingles Independence Day Celebration in downtown Asheville. But how do you choose from among the many choices, and what should you do if you want […]

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

Western North Carolina has a long and rich history of various arts and 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, our Beverly-Hanks […]