Modwalls

Check out this brief article from our friends at Atomic Ranch on Modwalls — a tile company with a great mix of tiles for creating your midcentury kitchen or bath. And have a great Wednesday. Cheers!

FOR SALE | Five Points Urban Condo

1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | 693 SQFT | 360 SQFT Terrace | Parking

Cool, contemporary and upgraded condo with the best in indoor/outdoor terraced living located in the heart of walkable Five Points just one block from downtown & steps from the best coffee shop & groceries in town. Enjoy the world from a large outdoor terrace — so big you have a dining area, lounging area & covered hot tub area for versatile year round enjoyment. The open interior is upgraded with warm wood style tile floors throughout. A ventless fireplace further warms the living area. The kitchen upgrades include hand finished tiles, quartz counters, appliances and custom lighting similarly to the open spa bath. The master bedroom is spacious enough for a king bed and opens to the hot tub terrace. This condo home is efficient, luxurious and simply everything you need to live conveniently in and at the same time escape the urban setting. And don’t forget the building has recreation and work out rooms with downtown views, a secured and tall storage unit and one parking space.

Want to see more? Here you go. Cheers! Troy and Kelly

FOR SALE | Black Mountain Contemporary with Dramatic Views

4 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2883 SQFT | 8.5 Acres | 4 Lots Total

Enjoy the best panoramic views in Black Mountain from this warm and contemporary mountain home that comes with three extra lots to maintain a private buffer or investment. From the expansive deck you can see all of downtown Black Mountain and surrounding valley backed by the Seven Sisters and Mt. Mitchell. Sweet! The three level home has a main level garage, open living great room and one bedroom for main level living potential. The two story great room is anchored by a stone fireplace and expands out on to your deck on both sides for the best in indoor/outdoor living. Upper level has two bedrooms and a bathroom. Lower level has a large room for either a bedroom suite, family room or apartment conversion with full bath and laundry and separate lower level parking. Updates to roof, plumbing and electrical. Make this your mountain getaway and long term investment. Remodel this home and build your neighbors for a cool “top of the world” community.

Want to see more? Of course you do. Enjoy the tour here. Cheers! Troy and Kelly

Midcentury Makeover

Good Morning folks! Happy Wednesday. We came across this article from “Midcentury Home” one of our many inspirational feeds and wanted to share it. We love to see how people update a midcentury home for today while balancing it with the original spirit of the home. Please enjoy the article here. And as always we would love for you to share your story. Cheers!

FOR SALE | Saluda Mountain Escape

Hi Folks! We have four new properties releasing over the next ten days so stay tuned. The first is this quality built mountain home and natural escape. A true oasis for all ages to live, play and relax in nature. Explore the vaulted screened porch for entertaining and safely listening to the sounds of nature, gather around the stone fire pit, play games in the large flat yard or wander down the stairs to the waterfall oasis from your very own viewing platform, hide away in your private hot tub or retreat to a versatile lower level for all your creative and self care needs. The interior main floor has everything from open living, gourmet kitchen and dining (both indoor and out), office nook, laundry and master suite with soaking tub and shower. Need more? Go upstairs to two bedrooms, bath and versatile landing area or go downstairs to a kitchenette, living space, bonus room and bathroom with access to covered parking and spa garden area. While the property lives privately in the mountains this playground lives just one mile from downtown Saluda restaurants and shops.

Want to see more? Go HERE. And, as always, give us a call for more information or a private tour. Cheers! Troy and Kelly

Documenting Mid-Cenutry Modern

Here is a great little video on the work of photography of Julius Shulman to enjoy for your weekend.

“Much of the magic that the desert utopia of Palm Springs holds has to do with its prominent mid-century aesthetic. Author Michael Stern outlines how pioneering architect William Krisel relied on the careful eye of Los Angeles photographer Julius Shulman to create the iconic photographs we know today, while also contributing to restoring Krisel’s designs for the duration. Featuring an archived interview with Julius Shulman.”

DWELL | Modern Shades

When James Geiger was leafing through the pages of Dwell in 2012, he made one interesting and illuminating observation. None of the stunning images he saw of beautiful modern homes included window shades or blinds. Seemingly a functional necessity, window coverings were conspicuously absent in every image. Wondering why this might be the case, Geiger realized it was undoubtedly because modern, minimal shades simply didn’t exist in the marketplace. Continue reading here.

Top Midcentury Modern Hotspots

From our friends at Atomic Ranch magazine here is a stroll through some of the hotspots for mid-century neighborhoods across the states. Yep! You might be surprised. Go HERE for the skinny. Cheers!

SUNDAY | Uncommon Market

Stop by the Uncommon Market this Sunday at the Asheville Outlets — Asheville’s largest market for the old, the bold, the creative and unexpected with curators of antiques, vintage decor, art, jewelry and home furnishings. Go here for details.

TODAY 12-2 | Broker Open House

49 Valle Vista Dr | 3 Bedroom | 3 Bath | 1676 SQFT | $510,000

Hello Real Estate Brokers! We welcome you to stop by and tour this great remodeled home today in North Asheville from Noon to 2pm. Light and refreshing lunch provided. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

Completely updated two level ranch home privately located on a wooded lot in desirable Lookout Valley of North Asheville. The home’s living space is open and vaulted with a new kitchen. What’s new you ask? Roof, gutters, windows, garage doors, floors, bathrooms, kitchen, heating/cooling and freshly painted of course! Functionally, the home has 3 bedrooms and 3 baths with living spaced on both levels.

FOR SALE | Mountain View Mid-Century Ranch with Art Studio

3 Bedroom | 2.5 Baths | 2,677 SQFT. | .69 Acres | Studio

We are excited to bring 21 Woodbury Rd to the market today. California living comes to the mountains in this completely updated and ready-to-go, one-level mid-century ranch home in North Asheville on a private lot with mountain views. Perfect! The 3 Bedroom and 2.5 Bath home is light filled with every room having a garden view in one direction or another in to a private natural oasis layered with Japanese inspired mountain gardens for the best in that relaxed indoor/outdoor lifestyle. Enjoy the brand new light and efficient kitchen with a convenient breakfast room open to further dining and outdoor patio.

There is a newly constructed (1000 sqft built in 2017) art studio space with added half bath perfect for an artist or convert to a family/entertainment room, another guest suite or home business. The home has been fully updated from top to bottom. Light filled, creatively inspired, relaxed and everything you need!

Give us a call for more information and take the tour here. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

Greenville Modern Home Tour

Hi folks! Our friends and community in Greenville are sponsoring a Modern Home Tour. Let’s throw some support their way! The tour is Sunday, Sept 15th. You can find the details here. Cheers!