Commercial Real Estate Update: 2015 Recap

Commercial Real Estate In The Asheville (MSA) 2015 was a good year for commercial real estate. As predicted, growth occurred in the hotel and multi-family sectors, and vacancy rates dropped for retail, office, and industrial properties. Sales soared from 2014’s 296 ($378.5M) to 350 transactions ($485.5M). Retail and multi-family properties led the way accounting for […]

Ultimate Neighborhood Give Back Challenge Celebrates Day of Service in Waynesville

Home improvement expert Ty Pennington arrived in Waynesville, NC to celebrate the first annual Ultimate Neighborhood Give Back Challenge, a nationwide search for people and organizations who are leading projects that make meaningful impacts in their communities. For winning the contest, Haywood Pathways Center received $50,000 plus Pennington’s help for a day at the project […]

Latest Episode of BHTV: River of Western NC

As we stated in our post on rivers May 10th, many of Western North Carolina’s towns were centered around rivers to facilitate manufacturing and trade. Today, rivers have become an essential component of the region’s lifestyle. No matter where you are in the greater Asheville, Hendersonville, or Waynesville communities you’ll find happiness near a river. […]

Top 100 Hospitals

The Thomson Reuters 15 Top Health Systems is the only study that aggregates individual hospital performance into system-level data. Building on the 100 Top Hospitals® National Balanced Scorecard concept, this research allows health system leaders to understand how they measure up in terms of clinical quality and efficiency. Health systems do not apply, and winners […]

Waynesville’s last “Art After Dark”

The Waynesville Gallery Association presents “Art After Dark” 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Santa will be making his rounds and making his list during the evening. Michael Pilgrim will be the musician on the street. Waynesville’s Art After Dark takes place the first Friday of each month, May through December. Enjoy a stroll through working […]

Get Ready For a Relaxed Way of Life in Waynesville, NC

Having moved from the sea to the mountains of Western North Carolina, I thought I would share some of the those reasons why Waynesville and the area mean so much to me.  Waynesville, NC offers a small town atmosphere along with all of the larger city amenities. The mountain views, pure stream, cool summer weather, […]