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Western North Carolina 159 Acre Property

Western North Carolina 159 Acre Property

This recently listed western North Carolina 159 acre property is an outdoor lover’s playground.  Located within 1,500′ of the famed Blue Ridge Parkway, yet convenient to the four lane US 221 just…

Preparing For A Major Snow Event

Preparing For A Major Snow Event

For those of us in the mountains of Western North Carolina, we’re busily preparing for a major snow event.  One very nice thing about living in western North Carolina is that we have four very…

Letter Of Reference

Letter Of Reference

Its always rewarding to get a very nice letter of reference.  For those of you who have met me to look at property, many of you have seen the three ring binder I carry with me that contains…

Homemade Antiseptic

Homemade Antiseptic

Here’s a great, simple recipe for a homemade antiseptic.  When we get scrapes or small cuts, we often reach immediately for the alcohol or hydrogen peroxide, but this all natural ointment does…

Head To The Hills

Head To The Hills

According to a recent New York Times article written by Alyson Krueger, the cry “Head to the hills” is becoming more common as the talk of climate change continues to grow.  Whether you believe…

New Farm Listing Near Asheville

New Farm Listing Near Asheville

Check out this new farm listing near Asheville!  If you’ve been looking for a beautiful, updated, manageable farm that isn’t in the hinterlands, this is it.  Fourteen acres of gently rolling…

Appalachian Solar Works

Appalachian Solar Works

The other day, I had a chance encounter with Chad Colwell, Co-Owner of Appalachian Solar Works.  I was leaving Staples when this large utility van pulled up with their logo all over it, so I…

Armchair Agents

Armchair Agents

We’ve all heard of “armchair quarterbacks”, but what about armchair agents?  I’ve been involved in real estate since August 1987 when I started as an apprentice real estate appraiser.  Worked for…

Handling The Hurricanes

Handling The Hurricanes

Handling the hurricanes has become a requirement for folks living in North and South Carolina these past few weeks with Hurricanes Florence and Michael coming through.  Now the hard work begins….