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Airbnb Luxe: Does Your Vacation Rental Meet Requirements?

Airbnb Luxe: Does Your Vacation Rental Meet Requirements?

Airbnb is a common way travelers in North Carolina book their vacation stays. Whether you are seeking a small room …

Why Real Estate is Booming in Blowing Rock

Why Real Estate is Booming in Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock, North Carolina has emerged as a sought-after destination for those seeking a perfect blend of outdoor lifestyle and …

12 Must-Try Summer Activities in Boone

12 Must-Try Summer Activities in Boone

Summer in the mountains of North Carolina is something to behold! With comfortable temperatures, the High Country of North Carolina …

How 1031 Tax Exchanges Can Maximize Your Real Estate Investment

How 1031 Tax Exchanges Can Maximize Your Real Estate Investment

A 1031 tax exchange allows investors to sell an investment property and “exchange” the profit or gain into the purchase …

15 Best Golf Communities in the Mountains of North Carolina

15 Best Golf Communities in the Mountains of North Carolina

Who is up for a round of golf in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina? If you're a golf enthusiast …

Firefly Watching Season in the NC Mountains: A Magical Experience

Firefly Watching Season in the NC Mountains: A Magical Experience

The North Carolina Mountains are known for their breathtaking landscapes, tranquil forests, and vibrant wildlife. Amidst this natural beauty, a …

Buying Considerations for Luxury Townhomes and Condos

Buying Considerations for Luxury Townhomes and Condos

A luxury townhome or condo can be a great option for someone looking to invest in a second home or …

Can Mortgage Rate Buydowns Reduce Your Home’s Interest Payments?

Can Mortgage Rate Buydowns Reduce Your Home’s Interest Payments?

Federal interest rates are on the rise again! They’re constantly going up or down. It’s best for you to get …

Open-Concept vs Traditional Floor Plans in Luxury Homes

Open-Concept vs Traditional Floor Plans in Luxury Homes

Open-concept homes are a popular choice in new construction and luxury homes in the High Country of North Carolina. You …

The Anatomy of a Log Home Escape

The Anatomy of a Log Home Escape

Wherever there were forests, the log home was the preferred type of dwelling. Big on the frontiers for many reasons, …

The Best Spas & Wellness Centers in the High Country

The Best Spas & Wellness Centers in the High Country

Vacation is a time to get away from everyday life, experience new sights, and just relax! Many people choose the …

What is Included in a Luxury Primary Bedroom Suite?

What is Included in a Luxury Primary Bedroom Suite?

When clients invest in a Luxury Home they typically have a discerning eye when it comes to what they want …