Nonprofit Spotlight: Blue Ridge Humane Society

At Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks, we believe that everyone in our community should have the opportunity and means to Live Abundantly. That means our friends and neighbors, but that also includes pets, as well.  Today, we shine a spotlight on a local organization working tirelessly to keep local animals safe and healthy until they find forever homes. […]

7 Places to Find the Perfect Gift in Hendersonville, NC

After a few years of seeing friends less frequently than we’d prefer (or not at all!), many people are excited to fill every day in their social calendar with meetups, coffee dates, and dinner parties. But remember your manners and what Mama taught you: Never arrive to a party empty handed.  If you’re searching for […]

7 Holidays You Must Celebrate in Lake Lure this Year

In Lake Lure, there is always something fun to do!  In addition to making the most of regular outdoor opportunities, Lake Lure residents and visitors find special reasons to come together throughout the year. Annual events and festivals, art shows and exhibits, and sporting competitions draw crowds of thousands to the shores of the lake.  […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants in WNC?

To mix idioms, a dog may be man’s best friend, but it takes a village to keep him well fed. For many homes, fur babies are more than pets—they’re part of the family! And from scenic mountain hikes to a casual pint in town, it’s great to take them out with you to enjoy all […]

5 Big-City Services You can Get in the Mountains

You may not know it from comparing Asheville to other cities and metros our size. But this quirky mountain town rivals the most metropolitan cities in the world for quality dining, entertainment options, and artistic output. It’s easy to Live Abundantly in Western North Carolina. And that ease extends to your home life, as well. […]

12 WNC Animal Nonprofits that are Easy to Support

A dog (or cat or horse or bunny…) is man’s best friend. But pets need best friends, too. At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to Live Abundantly in WNC. That includes our best friends and neighbors with four legs.  Western North Carolina communities are loved for their inspiring landscapes, strong small […]