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 […]

3 Fun Places to Go for Open Mic Night in Waynesville, NC

Western North Carolina’s music tradition goes back to our earliest days. In fact, the Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina encompasses 29 counties to preserve, interpret, and promote the rich pockets of sound and dance that originated here. Today, every town in the region is still home to regular live music, acoustic jams, and […]

48 Hours in Weaverville: Everything You Need for a Perfect Weekend

Just five miles north of the hustle and bustle of the urban hub of Asheville, Weaverville attracts newcomers to its friendly, small-town atmosphere. The town is situated in the Reems Creek Valley and is characterized by 260 acres of rolling hills and serpentine streets. But don’t let the bucolic setting fool you—Weaverville has a full […]

5 Easy Water Access Points for Kayakers near Waynesville, NC

High mountain peaks surround the vibrant and friendly town of Waynesville. Once billed as the Gateway to the Smokies, the town provides a great entrance to a memorable mountain vacation, no matter the season. There are myriad ways to enjoy the outdoors, from romantic picnics to hiking and biking with the family.  One of the […]

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 […]

6 Upcoming Events in Hendersonville You Don’t Want to Miss: Fall 2022

In recent years, Hendersonville has revitalized its local business scene and advanced its reputation as a place that offers something for just about everyone. That includes art galleries, music venues, live theater, fine dining, and an abundance of museums. But it also includes a wide variety of community events and street festivals. You may have […]

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 […]

4 Local Scientific Research Centers that Make a Global Difference

At Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks, we like to say, “We’re Local. We’re Global.” That’s because we’re members of Leading Real Estate Companies of the WorldⓇ, a network of more than 550 independent brokerages in 70 countries around the world. But we’re not the only local group with global reach. You may not know it, but Western North […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Fall Drives in WNC?

There’s more to a great mountain home than four walls and a roof. And at this point in the year, who wants to be under a roof, anyway? Every autumn in Western North Carolina, nature puts on a gorgeous color show of deep reds and bright yellows as the leaves transform into rich and vibrant […]