Omni Grove Park Inn is the Tasty Gumdrop on Top of a Historic Neighborhood

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Like the top tier of a decorative cake, the historic and nationally-renowned Omni Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa sits on a mountain overlooking the equally fine Grove Park historic neighborhood district. Guests and visitors have flocked to the hotel for generations, attracted by its grandeur, fine dining, and long distance views of the Asheville… Read more »

November’s Most Popular Homes Still up for Grabs

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566 Windy River Ridge in Burnsville

Homes across Western North Carolina have been selling quickly for several seasons—too quickly for many homebuyers! But there are still many really remarkable homes available in the mid price ranges. It’s no wonder that homes at those prices are gaining so much well-deserved attention. Several of this month’s most popular listings on are already… Read more »

4 Surprising Benefits of Getting an In-house Mortgage

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4 Surprising Benefits of Getting an In-house Mortgage

They say there’s an app for everything, and that certainly feels true. But that doesn’t mean that you should finance your home—likely the largest purchase you may ever make—on your mobile device. Likewise, just because a mortgage lender makes clever commercials doesn’t mean that they’re going to be the best choice for your finances. We… Read more »

What is the Upcoming Wilma Dykeman RiverWay?

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The French Broad River is the 218-mile aquatic heart of Western North Carolina.

  “Water is a living thing; it is life itself. In it life began.” —Wilma Dykeman, The French Broad What is the Wilma Dykeman RiverWay Plan? The Wilma Dykeman RiverWay Plan connects 17 miles of existing and projected greenway systems along the French Broad and Swannanoa Rivers, from Biltmore Village north to the edge of… Read more »

Thank Local it’s November: Fill Your Belly with these LoLo Gifts

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Asheville: $15 Certificate for Foggy Mountain Brew Pub

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM WEST FIRST WOOD-FIRED, BOGART’S RESTAURANT, AND FOGGY MOUNTAIN BREW PUB Hendersonville: 13” Margherita Pizza at West First Wood-Fired If you are looking for an authentic, wood-fired pizza, look no further than West First. This intimate setting off Main Street in Downtown Hendersonville is the perfect place to enjoy an evening on… Read more »