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      Asheville Area Lake Homes

      There are hundreds of Asheville area lake homes for sale. The three main area lake communities are Lake Lure, Lake Toxaway, and Biltmore Lake. If you are seeking true luxury resort style homes then one of these areas may be what you are looking for. Lake Lure has been a well know resort community for years and was actually the site where the film Dirty Dancing was filmed over twenty years ago. The area of Lake Lure was discovered in the early 1900s by Dr. Lucius Morse that had a vision of a scenic lake and resort community here in the beautiful mountains. The entire area of about 8000 acres was developed over time and Lake Lure continues to be a popular place that people moving to the mountains desire for their resort style, Lake style homes.

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      Lake Toxaway is about 45 minutes from the Asheville airport and is luxury home living at its best. Most of the luxury homes on Lake Toxaway will be well over one million dollars and at this writing over hundred homes were available in this great area. Lake Toxaway was born by E.H. Jennings in the early 1900s and was the first artificial lake of any size in the Appalachian Mountains. It is 3 miles long and one mile wide with a shore line of 14 miles. Luxury home buyers love Lake Toxaway and this is Luxury Lake living at its best. Many famous people have vacationed and visited the Lake Toxaway Inn such as Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone and Thomas Edison.
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      Asheville Area Lake Homes

      Biltmore Lake is a master planned community here in the Asheville area and also carries a tail of rich history as being the site where a Dutch textile firm did business for almost one hundred years prior to Biltmore Farms purchasing the property for this one of a kind luxury home community. The greater Asheville area spans many counties and includes almost 500,000 people sprawled out in these mountains so as you can imagine searching for custom luxury homes, land and real estate can be a tedious chore if not working with an experienced real estate broker. Call Green Mountain Realty at 828.215.9064 for homes, land and real estate.