Why Homebuyers Build Custom Homes in Cashiers and Highlands NC

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The mountains of North Carolina have been a source of inspiration for centuries.  George Masa, a brilliant photographer knew this as he who took on the task of measuring, mapping and photographing the majestic Smoky Mountains in an effort to capture their splendor.  It’s not difficult to see how Masa would fall in love with the mountain landscapes of NC. …

Trillium in Cashiers NC–a Place for Families

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As a sister property to Chinquapin community, Trillium is “Where Families Belong.” This attractive mountain and lake environment is the perfect option for families to enjoy summer or year-round living.  On location at Lake Glenville, Trillium is a Cashiers NC community offering pleasant boating activities with boat slips and rentals available.  The 18-hole golf course was designed by Morris Hatalsky …

The 441 Corridor Plan to be Carefully put into action

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On July 6th the Jackson County Board of Commissioners held its final public hearing relating to the U.S. 441 “Gateway” Corridor ordinance.  The proposed ordinance concerns the plan for new developments on the five-lane corridor that serves as an entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Cherokee; with this area still quite rural, the addition of water and sewer …

Lonesome Valley–A Tranquil Refuge in Cashiers NC

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Enjoy the tranquility and pristine splendor of Lonesome Valleycommunity, located just minutes away from Cashiers NC.  Lonesome Valley is situated high in the largest box canyon east of the Rockies and offers its community members acres of open meadows, gorgeous miles of hiking trails, fly fishing, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, and swimming.  Families will enjoy this Southern Appalachian style community …

Pinchot: A Mountain Meadowland in Cashiers NC

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Cashiers, North Carolina’s Pinchot community is the perfect blending of privacy, convenience, and the beauties that nature has to offer.  Located near both Cashiers and Lake Glenville, property owners will enjoy the privacy of gated security and the clean appearance of underground utilities and paved roads.  With sensible architectural controls and estate sized lots, Pinchot in Cashiers NC offers the finest …

A Closer look at the Prestigious Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove

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Whether you desire to have a custom built home or a condominium in a pristine, breathtaking mountain community, The Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove will exceed your dream home expectations.  Make the Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove your personal retreat for quiet enjoyment of the beautifully maintained golf courses, country sights, and mountain living on top of the Carolina Blue Ridge …

North Carolina’s Official International Festival is Coming July 2009

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The 2009 Folkmoot Festival has recently finalized their official schedule and tickets are currently on sale.  The Folkmoot is one of three international folk festivals in the US and will feature over 300 dancers and musicians from all over the world.  Performers from such places as Serbia, Mexico, Netherlands, Kenya, Romania, Israel, Greece, India, and Spain will be coming to …

Second Homeowners are Enjoying Life in Cashiers, Sapphire and Glenville

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Many part-time residents in the Cashiers North Carolina area, including Sapphire and Glenville, are keeping their second homes, according to a recent survey conducted by Crossroads Chronicle. The Cashiers area attracts year round visitors, especially for summer and fall; and among the main types of homeowners in the area you will find many second homeowners that choose to stay for …

Cashiers NC News in the Arts

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Cashiers North Carolina both attracts and cultivates the arts, with some noteworthy artists of sculpture and the written word in the news this month.  A local Cashiers artist, Wesley Wofford, will have his work appear in the 76th Annual Awards Exhibition at The National Sculpture Society’s headquarters located in New York City.  Out of 250 artists who applied to compete, …

Fireplace Safety and Eco-Friendly Tips for your Home in the Mountains

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The natural beauty and soothing ambiance of a fireplace in your home is a highly sought after feature.  Not only is a fireplace cozy and relaxing, but it also has practical uses in generating heat for a specific area of your home.  You may wonder, however, what are some of the ways you can be eco-friendly and keep you and your …