How to have a Fantastic Date Night in Brevard, NC for $40

It’s rare that a town can boast of hosting an equal number of barbecue joints and Asian restaurants—and just as many ice cream parlors—but in Brevard, NC, it’s true. If you’re looking for a fun evening, you don’t have to go far. This cozy mountain community is within a short drive to some of the […]

5 Hendersonville Businesses that Will Help You Meet Your New Year’s Goals

If you’re like us, you’ve created a slew of goals for the coming year, including resolutions for your home. But about now, you’re wondering how long you’ll be able to keep up the pace on the path toward meeting them.  Don’t worry! We know you can meet every goal this year because there are local […]

Citizen Vinyl has Perfected the Art of Sitting and Listening

In a seismic move further propelling the Asheville and greater Western North Carolina music scene into the national spotlight, Citizen Vinyl has become a beacon of art, culture, and history for the region. Situated in the historic Asheville Citizen-Times building on O. Henry Avenue downtown, the property is home to an extensive artistic collaboration. At […]

10 Local Foods You can Find at Asheville Grocery Stores Right Now

They say you are what you eat. So if you want to BE a local, you need to EAT like a local. That means choosing as many groceries as possible with a small footprint.  In our region, it’s easy to shop local within your favorite grocery store. From local beers and farm-fresh produce to herb-infused […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Places to Buy Locally Made Holiday Gifts?

Holiday shopping in Western North Carolina is at once the best experience and the worst. On the one hand, we have everything you could possibly want right here! From local produce and world-class cuisine to handmade art and amenities, the perfect holiday gift is literally right around the corner. But how can you possibly choose […]

10 Asheville Haunted Tours that will Scare Your Socks off

It’s scary out there! Did you know that Western North Carolina is a hub of paranormal activity? Asheville has a great history of ghosts and goblins, spooks and specters. And it’s not alone. Locals throughout WNC aren’t shy about sharing our spooky stories with all those brave enough to hear them. There are quite a […]

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 […]