Agents Answer: Where are Your Favorite Trick-or-Treating Neighborhoods?

Everyone has their own Halloween traditions. Some prefer to celebrate with fall festivals and hayrides. Others enjoy a spooky movie marathon and lawn decor that goes bump in the night. But if you have children (or perhaps if you’re still a child at heart), trick-or-treating is the center of your fall holiday festivities. Ghouls and […]

12 Asheville Bakeries that Combine Fresh Pastries and Warm Communities

Mix one part communication with one part understanding, sift in sincerity and a generous dollop of local love, and you have a decadent batter of community. Tend that starter every day for years, and your community will rise to heights that would bring a sparkle to Oprah’s loaf-loving eye.  It may sound like a lot […]

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 […]

See 750 Acres of Innovative Urban Development in Biltmore Park

Imagine all the conveniences of living in a city center without the challenges. Biltmore Park, located in South Asheville, NC, offers a fresh re-imagining of the main streets of the past. The community was built to meet today’s standards of smart growth, green living, and reduced driving. Here’s everything you need to know about Biltmore […]

2021 Labor Day Events in Asheville and WNC

Summer weather is still stubbornly holding out for at least a few more weeks. But for many, the activities of summer will soon come to an end. Labor Day marks the unofficial end to the season: Vacations have been had. Children are back in school. There is a slight lull in tourism across Western North […]

2021 July 4th Events in Asheville and across WNC

It’s Independence Day, and we’re ready to celebrate our country and enjoy all the highlights of the occasion—Face paint, flags, and fried food! While some communities are still social distancing, you can celebrate in style at a variety of fireworks shows and other events across the region. If you have trouble choosing, our agents weighed […]

5 Public Parks in Asheville You’ve Never Visited, but Should

In Western North Carolina, we’re fortunate to live among some of the richest, most biodiverse wilderness areas in the world. And luckily, greenspace isn’t something you have to drive to encounter. There are myriad parks, greenways, and other well maintained outdoor spaces everywhere you look. In fact, the Asheville Parks and Recreation department maintains seven […]

No Glitter Glue Required: 12 Great Brunch Locations for Mother’s Day

She works hard every day to make sure you have everything you need to be successful. Lunches are packed, homework is complete, soccer gear is in the car and ready for this afternoon. Hot breakfasts every morning and hearty meals every night. Teeth brushed, hair brushed, check, check, check. And what does mom get in […]

The Art of Patience and Pork: Buxton Hall Barbecue

Strolling down Banks Avenue in the South Slope, you’re immediately transfixed by two scents wafting through the bustling Downtown Asheville neighborhood. Sure, you have the delicious smell of several nearby local breweries. But the underlying, tantalizing aroma is that of Buxton Hall Barbecue. “It’s about that quality time of being around a fire and cooking […]