West Jefferson Hometown Christmas Tree Lighting

Visit Ashe County NC for a Hometown Christmas Tree Lighting If you’re looking for a place to go where the Christmas spirit rivals that of the North Pole, without the temperature, of course, West Jefferson is the place to be! Grab a cup of hot cocoa or cider, join in on the caroling, and gather […]

Christmas Season in the High Country

Ashe County Christmas Events The leaf season has ended, and it’s almost Christmas time in the High Country! We welcome you to come experience the joyous holiday season with us in Ashe County, North Carolina. Just because the temperature is dropping fast doesn’t mean there is less to do in Ashe County. Bundle up, and […]

Real Estate Market in the NC High Country Improving

NC Real Estate Market Report – The High Country Association of Realtors is comprised Realtors in Ashe, Watauga, and Avery counties. Once Alleghany county joins, there will be over 600 agents in the association. The HCAR publishes a monthly report, detailing market conditions in the northwestern North Carolina area.  According to the HCAR Real Estate […]

Ashe County: The Coolest Corner of NC

Ashe County is quite literally the coolest corner of North Carolina. The area provides a plethora of reasons for visitors to come back year after year. Check out this awesome video, produced by Germain Media. The video contains an extensive amount of information on all that Ashe County has to offer. In the video, you’ll […]

Ashe County Corn Maze

Getting lost is typically not a state any of us wants to be in — unless, of course, we’re looking for it, and corn mazes are exactly the place for this. Corn mazes are a fall tradition: exploring among the rows and rows of corn stalks, getting turned around, hitting dead ends, following clues, and […]

Fall Color in the NC Mountains

The absolute best place in the South to enjoy the bright reds, yellows, and oranges of the changing fall foliage is here in Ashe County, NC. From our office in West Jefferson, the top of Mount Jefferson and Mount Jefferson State Park peeks above the buildings and is a beautiful wash of green splattered with […]

Todd NC New River Festival 2015

Todd, NC is a quaint and relaxed small town, situated along the banks of the south fork of the New River in the northwestern mountains of the state. In the early 1900’s when the logging industry was thriving in the area, the “Virginia Creeper” train, aptly named for it’s slow and steady ascent of the […]

Tips to Get Your Home Ready to Sell

Tips to Get Your Home Ready to Show You’ve just listed your home, one of the biggest investments of your life. You want it to sell fast and for top dollar. The listing contracts are signed and your Realtor has begun to market your home. Now what? The moment you decide to put your home […]

Tick Prevention and Removal

While partaking in High Country activities, such as hiking to a waterfall or overlook or fishing on the banks of one of the area’s stocked trout streams, the chances of picking up a tick are highest in the warm summer months. Because ticks carry diseases such as Lyme Disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, it […]