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best place to experience all four seasons western north carolina mountains landmark realty group

As part of the Appalachian Mountain chain, the Great Smoky Mountains and the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina undoubtedly make it the best place to live to experience all four seasons. From the urban hub of Asheville to the ski resorts in the High Country and watersports in the Tennessee Valley, Western North Carolina has everything to offer. 

Thanks to the mild climate and exquisite scenery everywhere you look, Western North Carolina is the best place to live experience all four seasons. Whether you want to lead an active lifestyle or simply relax and watch the scenery change throughout the year, Western North Carolina has it all. As well as having thriving commercial centers, the region offers an unrivaled view of some of the best

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landmark realty group annual chili cook off

Why did we create the Landmark Realty Group’s Annual Chili Cook-Off? Besides the opportunity to eat delicious offerings of chili, this flavor-filled event is our way of saying “thank you” to our clients and community for another great year. At Landmark Realty Group, we are grateful for our clients, neighbors and families. With the annual Chili Cook-Off Business After Hours Season Finale with Landmark Realty Group, we share an evening of fun and food tastings against the gorgeous backdrop of Cashiers, North Carolina.  

Get in the Fall Spirit with a Western North Carolina Chili Cook-Off 

fall spirit western north carolian chili cook off

Why chili? There’s just something about that first hint of coolness in the air that instantly makes you want to throw on an oversized cozy sweater and eat one

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best spots for fly fishing in north carolina landmark realty group

It’s widely known that fly fishing in North Carolina boasts some of the best angling opportunities in the country. In fact, in 2016, local and state elected officials dubbed Jackson County, NC as the NC Trout Capital. With trout-filled waters, surrounded by mountain majesty and cooler temperatures, everyday fishing becomes an elevated experience for all skill levels. And whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned and salty angler, the rivers and streams of the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail are bountifully awaiting your visit. Waters are full of almost any breed of wild trout you may want to catch. These include rainbow, brook, brown, golden or the elusive Donaldson, sometimes referred to as the “Super Trout.” One doesn’t have to look far amongst

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top 5 reasons to choose vacation rental in cashiers nc landmark realty group

The Highlands-Cashiers plateau and vacation rentals in Cashiers, NC undeniably have their own culture. A deep history is embedded here, and the higher in elevation you go, the more fiercely the inhabitants love the area. Across the country and over time, people have made lasting memories discovering the sheer magic of the Plateau as a mountain haven. Charming people for decades, Cashiers is the ideal vacation spot for those seeking asylum from the hustle and heat. Whether you opt to buy a home, or choose one of our vacation rentals in Cashiers, NC, you’ll fall under the spell of the small mountain town. 

There are so many reasons to choose places to rent in Cashiers, NC for your next vacation, but we’ve narrowed it down to the top 5 reasons you

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real estate glossary top terms explained landmark realty group

When it comes to real estate transactions, no matter how many times you’ve experienced the process, the vocabulary involved can be daunting. That’s where a real estate glossary can help. While a seasoned and experienced real estate broker is there to guide and represent your interests, it’s still beneficial to have a basic understanding of what’s going on – especially since purchasing a home is most likely the biggest investment you’ll ever make.  

We’ve compiled a real estate glossary of terms most commonly used in North Carolina’s home buying and selling transactions, and have presented them in a way that should be palatable for all. This may be your first time buying or selling property in North Carolina and there may be some differences from

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10 best hiking trails in western north carolina landmark realty group

People come to the mountains for a variety of reasons and one of them is that we have some of the best hiking trails in Western North Carolina. People who visit the area want to enjoy the gorgeous views of the mountains. There is no better way to enjoy the mountains than to be right in the middle of them: hiking. 

Each mountain trail offers its own unique beauty to those who are traveling through the area. Here are the top 10 best hikes in Western North Carolina:

  1. Black Balsam Knob

  2. Max Patch Mountain

  3. Frying Pan Tower

  4. Looking Glass Rock Trail

  5. Whiteside Mountain Trail

  6. Secret Falls Trail

  7. Yellow Mountain

  8. Panthertown Valley

  9. Wayah Bald Tower

  1. Black Balsam Knob

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