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      Asheville NC is Top Rated for Homes and Retirement

      Asheville North Carolina is always listed as one of the top ten places to live by popular magazines, books, national publications and web sites. The city is also one of the most beautiful you will find and only has a population of approximately 70,000 within the city limits. Asheville NC is a small city that has a big heart and tons of things for full time and part time residents to do while staying here. Asheville is known for the mountains, hiking, and an abundance of outside recreational opportunities due to the seasonal mild climates. The Blue Ridge Parkway runs right through Asheville and you will find some of the most beautiful scenery that exists in the United States. Asheville homes and home prices have never been better.

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      Asheville - Top 10 Place to Live in America

      Asheville NC -Americastop place to Live or Retire

      Home prices in Asheville North Carolinaare much lower than the national average and usually fall within the mid to low 200s range. Cost of living is low in Asheville and the unemployment rate for the city is about average when compared to other parts of the country. Even though Asheville is a small city, its culture is very diverse and is always compared to that of larger cities. There is an active community of local artists and the music scene in Asheville is second to none. Monthly events are common in and around Asheville such as concerts, sports, and outdoor festivals. Asheville is a very eco friendly city and the green home building market is very popular and constantly growing due to the local Green Building Councils involvement. Asheville is a popular second home owners dream due to its many luxury lock and go gated communities. The beauty of the area, schools, activities, economic health and environmental health make it a top draw for year after year. There is easy access in and out of the area by many interstates that run right though the entire western North Carolina area. Make Asheville your next destination and enjoy the life that George Vanderbilt discovered here over one hundred years ago. Contact Green Mountain Realty or call (828)-215-9064 with any questions or for a tour of Asheville area homes for sale.