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SOLD | Fairview Mountain View Mid-Century

Remember this cool pad? We closed on it this past Thursday on behalf of our happy sellers. {Yeah} Here is another look just for pure enjoyment. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

3 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2570 SQFT | Studio/Workshop | 2.11 Acres 

This cool and relaxing mid-century home has that quintessential living room and stone fireplace wall overlooking the beautiful mountains. The easy living one level home sits on a level lot in pastoral Fairview. The kitchen, master bedroom and bathrooms have been updated, along with, a new roof. There is a versatile studio or workshop space within the home plus an outside garage and workshop space to meet all your creative or business needs. The open and sunny yard is ready for extended gardens or mini-farm. Make this your own playground of choice!

Want to see more? Visit the tour here. Let us help you sell your Modern, Mid-Century, Contemporary or Retro Ranch home!

FOR SALE | Fairview Mountain View Mid-Century

3 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2570 SQFT | Studio/Workshop | 2.11 Acres 

This cool and relaxing mid-century home has that quintessential living room and stone fireplace wall overlooking the beautiful mountains. The easy living one level home sits on a level lot in pastoral Fairview. The kitchen, master bedroom and bathrooms have been updated, along with, a new roof. There is a versatile studio or workshop space within the home plus an outside garage and workshop space to meet all your creative or business needs. The open and sunny yard is ready for extended gardens or mini-farm. Make this your own playground of choice!

Want to see more? Visit the tour here. Or give Kelly and Troy a call for more information. Cheers!

FOR SALE | Fairview Modern Escape

3 Bedroom  |  2 Bath  |  1590 SQFT  |  2 Private Acres  

Kelly and I are excited to bring this modern home to the full real estate market today. Built in 2003 the cool, cantilevered home lives lightly in the woods of Fairview. Simple, yet dramatic, the home was originally designed by local architects mount-emerald-compand is perched to both nest in the trees and take advantage of mountain views. The open living space features cool concrete floors that also provide radiant heat. The entire home is designed with efficiency in mind from layout to utilities. The home is only 11 miles from the center of Asheville. 

Give us a call for more information or details. In the meantime enjoy the tour here. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

FOR SALE | 46 Sayles Lyda Rd, Fairview

3 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2570 SQFT | Studio/Workshop | 2.11 Acres 

Check out our latest new listing. This cool and relaxing mid-century home has that quintessential living room and stone fireplace wall overlooking the beautiful mountains. The easy living one level home sits on a level lot in pastoral Fairview. The kitchen, master bedroom and bathrooms have been updated, along with, a new roof. There is a versatile studio or workshop space within the home plus an outside garage and workshop space to meet all your creative or business needs. The open and sunny yard is ready for extended gardens or mini-farm. Make this your own playground of choice!

Want to see more? Visit the tour here. Or give Kelly and Troy a call for more information. Cheers!

FOR SALE | Fairview Modern Home

main3 Bedroom  |  2 Bath  |  1590 SQFT  |  2 Acres

Kelly and I are excited to bring this modern home to the real estate market. Built in 2003 the cool, cantilevered home lives lightly in the woods of Fairview. Simple, yet dramatic, the home was originally designed by local architects mount-emerald-compRusafova/Markulis and is perched to both nest in the trees and take advantage of mountain views. The open living space features cool concrete floors that also provide radiant heat. The entire home is designed with efficiency in mind from layout to utilities. The home is only 11 miles from the center of Asheville. 57-mount-emerald-dr-fairview-small-031-33-57emerald31-666x500-72dpi

This property is not yet on the open market. Give us a call for more information or details. In the meantime enjoy the tour here. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

FOR SALE | Cool + Contemporary Farmhouse

Main4 Beds | 3.5 Bths | Bonus Room and Basement | 3053 sqft | 1.59 acres

This striking and spacious contemporary farmhouse style home is on private lot in beautiful Brush Creek. The home has great flowing, professionally designed interiors by Sally Spiegel that have been fully updated for today’s lifestyle Compincluding a new European kitchen and baths. The master suite is on main level with beautiful modern bath and closets. The upper level has 3 bedrooms, bonus room with closet and 2 baths on upper level. The basement is full-sized and unfinished for flexibility and storage.Outdoor

The private yard has been professionally designed and landscaped by Siteworks Studio to create a lush oasis for relaxing and entertaining including an outdoor spa tub and play equipment.

For more see the tour here or give Kelly and Troy a call for more information.

FOR SALE | Fairview Contemporary Farmhouse

Main4 Beds | 3.5 Bths | Bonus Room and Basement | 3053 sqft | 1.59 acres

This striking and spacious contemporary farmhouse style home is on private lot in beautiful Brush Creek. The home has great flowing, professionally designed interiors by Sally Spiegel that have been fully updated for today’s lifestyle Compincluding a new European kitchen and baths. The master suite is on main level with beautiful modern bath and closets. The upper level has 3 bedrooms, bonus room with closet and 2 baths on upper level. The basement is full-sized and unfinished for flexibility and storage.Outdoor

The private yard has been professionally designed and landscaped by Siteworks Studio to create a lush oasis for relaxing and entertaining including an outdoor spa tub and play equipment.

For more see the tour here or give Kelly and Troy a call for more information.

Fairview Mid-Century

Between stopping by and seeing the progress on one client’s lot being cleared for their mountain modern home and reviewing a completed renovation for an upcoming contemporary listing, Kelly and I also stopped by to see the progress on client’s, Jim and Richard, mod home in Fairview. CompThey are transforming their mid-century with sweeping mountain views with the support of Brickstack Architecture and Bellwhether Builders. We can’t wait to see the completed project. Cheers Jim and Richard and Happy Holidays! Kelly and Troy

MAKE YOUR MODERN | Buyer Tour 017

Our Asheville home market offers many housing options, but we don’t have everything. Kelly and I are just the tip of the iceberg to a larger team of resources to help you buy, remodel or build your tailored nest here in the mountains. Whether it’s scouting out the illusive architectural designed home, a retro ranch to remake or industrial loft or condo – we can help! We do the groundwork for you by previewing modern inventory, networking with skilled builders and staying in touch with potential sellers. Below are three properties currently on the market that Kelly and I feel offer potential to “Make Your Modern” lifestyle in the mountains. Want more? Ask us!MYM Buyer 017 09062014

MAKE YOUR MODERN | Grandma’s Ranch Gets Its Groove Back

As you already know, Kelly and I are big fans of ranch homes. They are one of our specialties. Why? They offer one-level living, simple lines, ease of remodeling and are often in relaxed and established neighborhoods closer to town. Many people quickly look past them, but we see blank boxes for creating cool pads. As most of our clients are looking for that rare modern in Asheville we see it as an untapped resource. Between Kelly, myself and our team of designers and builders – we have helped find unique ways in achieving this. And let’s not forget our visionary and adventurous clients as well!IMG_2980In this case, Dave and Suzanne Donovan, were looking to leave their new, modern home in town and for wide open spaces to roam with their dogs, horses and motorcycles. We found them a 2400 sqft, 1967 vintage ranch overlooking the rolling hills of Fairview with nothing, but open skies, peace and quiet. This “Grandma Ranch”, as Kelly affectionately calls them, was suffocating from decades of traditionalization. However, with our mod-vision glasses, the four of us gazed beyond the crown moldings, printed wall paper and chopped up spaces.

Living CompAs with most ranches this one had divided living spaces. The first priority was to open it up for a flowing entertainment space with views out both sides of the home. Along with the layout, David Way brought his vision to the brick fireplace and clad it to match the kitchen and dining area cabinets to make the spaces sleek and seamless. Kitchen CompOnce the entry, living room, kitchen and dining area became one it was time to pull down the jello molds from the kitchen walls along with the 90’s Home Depot cabinets. Again, our designer/builder, David Way, was able to design and fabricate a custom kitchen that brought simple lines, elegance and efficiency to the space. Suzanne and Dave’s eye for details brought the modern bling with choices in tile, light fixtures and furnishings. Overall, a cool collaboration between designer and owner. Master Bath CompWith few exceptions most 60’s ranches have a tight master bath by today’s standards. Even with the current trend of downsizing from the extensive master baths of the past 20’s years, one still has to remove walls and closets to fit in a minimal spa style bath. Here the old tub was removed to allow for a sensuous shower for two. Sexy! Front CompThe exterior was stripped down, given a Silkwood shower and completely redressed. Dated roof shingles were covered with standing seam metal, shutters were removed and both brick and trim were given tone on tone paint to streamline the facade more seamlessly. A new front door was purchased to give it that cool, retro pop that was lacking in the quiet ranch.

In the end I know Dave and Suzanne could not be happier having adopted and saved this stray rancher. From all reports they may actually stay and not move again. {Bummer!} Kelly, myself and David Way enjoyed playing with them on this project and helping them stitch together a modern nest in the fields of Fairview. Cheers to the team!

Want to see more? Watch this little slide show and pick up a few more details.

For more of our articles on remaking ranch homes here in Asheville click here.

Need help with making your own modern in the mountains? You have a phone — call us! 818.771.2350.

FOR SALE: 125 B and B Stables Road

125 MainPrice: $525,000

Size: 3037 sqft on 12.53 Acres

Amenities: 3 Bed + 3 Bath + In-Law Suite + Barn

Kelly and I have been spending a lot of time in Fairview lately are intrigued by this mid-century home with pastoral views of the countryside there. We have placed a few clients into mid-century homes in this landscape. The juxtaposition with the landscape is dramatic and relaxing.  The barn  on this property seems a work of art with some great interior spaces. Take a look!

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Here is how the listing agent describes it, “This gorgeous property feels a world away & yet, is just 20 minutes to downtown. Exceptional tract with long-range views & rolling pastures adjacent to forest held in conservancy. Ideal for horses with huge barn. Sold older home with newer kitchen, 2 stone fireplaces, big wraparound deck with incredible potential. In-law suite in basement. Great building sites with views on property to build dream home. Not sub-dividable.”

125 Barn

Give Kelly and I a call if you want to know more about this property or any other Fairview or mid-century properties.

Ranch Renovation in Fairview

Kelly and I stopped by to see the progress on one of our clients newly purchased 2400 sqft ranch home. Having quickly sold their new modern house in North Asheville for them we were able to find a fixer upper ranch home built in 1967. The home is located in the pastoral setting of the Fairview IMG_2970horse farms where our clients can enjoy horseback and motorcycle riding. The house needed complete updating so we brought in some of our designer and contractor resources to discuss the possibilities and costs with them  before completing the purchase.

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On the exterior the roof is being replaced with standing seem metal with matching gutters. The shutters will be removed, new windows put in and the brick will be painted a gray to give the home a streamlined modern look. Landscaping will be minimal so the house will appear to float above the pastures and leave the views uninhibited.

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On the interior the main living spaces are being opened up to make one flowing entertaining space. This will open up the views to both sides of the house and expose the mid-century style fireplace to the kitchen and dining. New oak wood floors are being put down throughout the house. The master bedroom is being reconfigured to add in a larger bath and built in closets.

Stay tuned as Kelly and I continue to check in on the progress of this home and another recent ranch home purchase and renovation.