Blog :: 12-2014

Magnificent Views Make this Asheville Area Vacation Home

If spectacular views and privacy top your list for an Asheville area vacation home, you'll want to take a look at 92 Mountain Lily Ridge in Alpine Valley. This 3-bedroom contemporary one-level home in the greater Asheville area has fantastic long-range mountain and valley views. It has to be seen.

Magnificent Views From Mountain Lily Ridge Home

Magnificent Views From Mountain Lily Ridge Home

In addition to the main house, there's also a new one-bedroom, one-bath garage apartment for guests and family. The gated community where this lovely home is located has waterfalls and creeks and does not allow rentals. Mature landscaping around the home includes roses, irises and flame azaleas, all of which add to the sense of peacefulness in the home. Watch gorgeous sunsets, see the storm clouds drop into the valley, and take advantage of the best view around of the July 4th fireworks.

While this home cannot be used as a rental income property, it can serve as a fabulous second home. With nearby waterfalls, incredible vistas, and remarkable privacy, it meets the requirements of most people seeking solitude for their second home. For more information about this home or other Greybeard vacation homes for sale, please contact Greybeard Realty. To see how Greybeard assists buyers in the home-buying process, check out our buyers' webpage. It's not too early to think of watching dogwoods bloom in the distance from this gorgeous home.

 

Make Yourself at Home in Black Mountain at 69 Meeks

If you have been looking for a great Black Mountain home for your family, you will want to check out this Greybeard listing at 69 Meeks in Black Mountain. With 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, and a bonus basement room, this home is ready to welcome its new owners into the neighborhood.

Make this home your home.

Make this home your home.

Park your car in the attached two-car garage and head directly into the home. Located on a half acre lot, this house has a modern kitchen with granite countertops and stainless appliances. There's a great living space with a gas fireplace on the main level as well. Settle into a rocking chair on the covered front porch or head out back. The large rear deck provides access to a fantastic fenced yard with an outdoor space including a stone grilling area, a fire pit, and fruit trees down to a mountain stream. While the house is beautiful, you may be tempted to spend most of your time outdoors.

Black Mountain is a small, welcoming mountain community with good schools and easy access to Asheville. Feel free to browse through Greybeard's other listings as well. And for more information about this home or any other, please contact Greybeard Realty.

Buy Your Own Asheville Vacation Home Now

As this holiday season comes to a close, it is time to start working on the next family reunion. And what would be better than having that gathering in your own western North Carolina vacation home?

Buy your own western NC vacation home

Buy your own western NC vacation home

Right now, Greybeard Realty has a solid listing of Asheville vacation homes for sale. Having your own vacation home in this peaceful yet adventurous area offers everyone in your family a chance to pursue something of interest. Perhaps you have a dare-devil daughter who prefers ziplining or mountain climbing. Or does your grandchild love mountain biking? To see a little of what the area offers, check out Greybeard's Family Fun page. You could buy your dream vacation home now, and the extended family could settle in for a bit this summer for the next family get-together.

And if you want to use the property as a rental when you aren't using it, consider having Greybeard Rentals manage it as a rental property. Greybeard Rentals, founded in 1999 manages 339 rental properties, including 170 long-term homes and 169 vacation rentals. And a recent survey with almost 500 participants ranked their satisfaction with Greybeard's overall property management at 4.73 out of 5. For more information about our management team or to start searching for your own vacation home, please contact Greybeard.

Realtor Jean David Joins Greybeard Realty

Greybeard Realty welcomes Realtor Jean David who has joined the full-service real estate company. Jean brings the total number of Realtors at Greybeard Realty to 14, each of whom has a special connection to western North Carolina. In addition, Jean and his wife, Morgan, manage Greybeard Second Home Care, a new division of Greybeard Realty and Property. Greybeard, a home-grown company committed to providing individualized care to its clients, continues to seek new ways to provide quality service to its clients.

Greybeard welcomes Realtor Jean David

Greybeard welcomes Realtor Jean David

Jean David, a Louisiana native, notes that his love of western North Carolina grew along with his love for his wife, an Asheville native. After more than a decade of vacationing in the Blue Ridge mountains, the couple, along with their two children, relocated to the area two years ago. Jean, who is also Director at Cheshire Racquet Club, describes himself as an avid long-distance trail runner as well as a supporter of everything local. Jean is a passionate supporter of local charities and businesses, and his experience with in-home rehab projects has motivated him to take on the responsibilities of Greybeard Second Home Care. Launched this fall, Second Home Care provides homeowners with quality property care including emergency weather checks and monthly maintenance reports

"Greybeard's Second Home Care is a special offering for our homeowners, providing them with top quality home maintenance, and we are very proud to have Jean David managing this new division," says Chip Craig, president and company founder of Greybeard Realty. "From the start, Greybeard has strived to provide special services to our clients, and Jean David's passion for Western North Carolina and his renovation expertise makes him well-qualified to oversee this new endeavor.

Greybeard Realty and Rentals, with offices in Asheville and Black Mountain, has 173 total property listings and manages 339 rental properties, including 170 long-term homes and 169 vacation rentals. Greybeard Realty, founded in 1999, has offices at 204 E. State Street in Black Mountain (828-669-1072) and 4 Olde Eastwood Village Blvd, Suite 207G in Asheville (828-298-1540).  For more information, please contact Greybeard Realty.