How the WNC Cheese Trail Promotes Local Farmers and Cheesemakers

Travel to the outskirts of the towns and cities across Western North Carolina and you’ll find picturesque, rural areas that are home to many small farms. From apple orchards and veggie producers to hop growers and flower farms, our mountain slopes supply a bounty of produce year round! In fact, some of our favorite pastimes […]

Supercharge Your Stay: 16 Stations to Charge Your Tesla Near Asheville, NC

You live a supercharged life. In your world, moments of downtime are characterized by gold-framed sunglasses and sunset views—not leaning against your car in a sunbaked parking lot for hours. It’s easy to experience what Western North Carolina has to offer without worry or wait through Tesla’s Destination Charging network. There are 16 nearby sites […]

5 of the Best Places You can Walk to from Our Saluda Office

Main Street Saluda, NC is a place where people walk, where people work, and where people share their lives with each other. At Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks, we’re proud to have an office located at the heart of this vibrant and easily traversable town. Each day, we treasure our opportunity to help people find homes in this […]

Enjoy One of These 4 Free Local Gifts: September 2022

What Do You Think about This Month’s Local Gifts from Your Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Realtor®? Asheville: Local Love at Ware Brevard: BBQ Tacos at Smoke On BBQ Hendersonville: A Sugar Scrub at Willow Hill Soap Company Waynesville: A Tea or Shake at Gateway Nutrition Asheville: Local Love at Ware Ware helps you live a more eco-friendly […]

5 Places to Go for a Successful Day of Thrifting in Fletcher

Some people engage in thrift shopping as a matter of frugality. Others enjoy “the hunt” that’s inherent to thrifting and antiquing—the rush that comes from discovering a small treasure and acquiring it for a low price. Whatever your motivation, there are plenty of places to shop for a great bargain in the small town of […]

Seasonal Businesses Thrive in Western North Carolina: The Land of Four Seasons

Much like this writer, when storm clouds climb up and over the peaks of the Blue Ridge Mountains, they lose a lot of their steam. One of the great benefits of our mountains is the steadiness of our weather patterns. Yes, the unique topography in Western North Carolina does create the risk for occasional floods. […]

Enjoy One of These 4 Free Local Gifts: August 2022

What Do You Think about This Month’s Local Gifts from Your Beverly-Hanks Realtor®? Asheville: An Ice Cream Sandwich at Sunshine Sammies Brevard: Lunch or a Dessert at Rocky’s Grill & Soda Shop Hendersonville: A Bite at The Kingmaker’s Draft Waynesville: A Pair of Truffles at Ava & Arden Asheville: An Ice Cream Sandwich at Sunshine […]

3 Words that Describe the Growing Neighborhood of West Asheville

Just across the French Broad River from downtown is Asheville’s hippest neighborhood: West Asheville. In the past two decades, the neighborhood has seen unprecedented rejuvenation and growth. At the heart of the neighborhood is Haywood Road, lined with locally owned small businesses like funky vintage shops, eclectic boutiques, an independent record shop, and unusual eateries.  […]

Enjoy One of These 4 Free Local Gifts: July 2022

What Do You Think about This Month’s Local Gifts from Your Beverly-Hanks Realtor®? Asheville: A Smoothie at The West End Brevard: A Sandwich at The Sunrise Cafe Hendersonville: Coffee at ShareWell Coffee Co. Waynesville: Soap at Hazelwood Soap Co. Asheville: A Smoothie at The West End Sample some local goodness with your choice of any […]