Shaping the Minds of Tomorrow: Mars Hill University

  With his 50-year college graduation anniversary coming up in 2019, Mars Hill University alumni Dr. Dan Lunsford won’t have to travel far for the celebration—he’s the school’s president. “It has been a phenomenal experience. It’s the best job I’ve ever had, it’s the hardest job I’ve ever had, and I treasure it very much,” […]

3 Free Farm Stand Tours Guaranteed to be Fun for Foodies of All Ages [Interactive Maps]

An abundance of local food and artisan goods is one of the many reasons why people choose to live in our slice of the Blue Ridge Mountains. A long growing season and mild winters provide bountiful harvests of produce, dairy, and other farm products for people across Western North Carolina. Our farmers are our neighbors, […]

Commercial Property Showcase: 0 Chandler Cove Road in Marshall, NC 28753

This special property includes a number of features that rarely exist within one tract. $475,000 | CPE#: 485756 This property is unique in layout, history, and because of its many special features. The nearly 40 acres of private mountain lands encompass an entire ridgeline and is its own watershed. The land fronts onto a paved […]

Asheville SHAC Works to Turn Tiny Homes from Controversy to Reality

Asheville is nationally known for its eclectic locals, world-class art scene, renowned scenery and outdoor activities, and burgeoning dining and beverage industry. It’s no wonder that the city, and indeed the greater Western North Carolina region, attracts people from all walks of life and all interests. But while other cities with such credentials attract homebuyers […]

Living the Life You Choose: Schools in WNC Shape Young Minds

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 […]