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Flea for Y’all | Season Starts next Sunday

It’s spring and the season is upon us for all things, vintage, hand-made and cool. One week from today is the first Flea for Ya’ll of 2017. What’s new? The location. We will be at the Asheville Outlet Mall‘s outdoor venue for the day. That means you can spend a day in bargain heaven bringing home both the old and new. Go HERE for the details and come see Kelly and myself for the latest in real estate news and shopping. We hope to see you. Cheers!

Sunday Morning Modern

We had Earth Day this week so I thought it only appropriate to reflect on some modern design that was site and earth sensitive. {click on links} Whether they are directly influenced by the nature around them or live lightly on our earth and resources take some time to be inspired by some of these designs. There is no reason to not be sensitive to nature, our resources and our community when adding to our built environment. Enjoy your rainy Sunday. Cheers!

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This week continues Modern Asheville Real Estate‘s first quarter upward trend. We closed on homes for one buyer and one seller this week. One of our mid-century clients traded in their groovy pad for a right-sized, rustic retreat and one of our investors lightened their rental property load while the market was in full swing. {Yeah!} And did we mention we were able to get another buyer and seller under contract at the same time? With two full days left this week who knows what we will get done. Cheers to us!

Stripped Down Mountain House

No one knows how to strip down a building to its essential core better than Europeans while still creating something elegant and warm. Here’s a little mountain home inspiration for you courtesy of dezeen. Enjoy this. Cheers!

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!

AIA Asheville hosts Walking Tour | THURSDAY

Modern Asheville Real Estate has been working alongside the Asheville AIA Chapter for their yearly Architecture Week home tour. Please stop and see us tomorrow, April 13th from 5 to 7pm. Parking and home details below. The tour will be within the Chicken Hill neighborhood. Suggested $10 donation goes to support AIA design eduction events. Cheers!

FOR SALE | 1 Katies Ridge

3 Bedroom  |  2.5 Bath  |  2671 SQFT + Studio  |  2.17 Acres

Soaring contemporary, quality built mountain home blending modern & traditional details within the Versant community. Open living space has mountain views in two directions. Quality kitchen features Fisher Paykel appliances. Flowing master suite on main with screened porch. Two bedrooms and versatile loft space upstairs. Large unfinished basement plumbed for expansion. 379 sqft bonus room above garage makes a great private studio or office space. Energy efficient features include geo thermal heating & Kolbe windows with a HERS score of 48. Beautiful landscaping, walkable lot with edible gardens.

The home was built by Red Tree Builders and won NAHB’s Energy Efficient Single Family Home award both locally for the state. Want to see more? View the tour here. Call Kelly and Troy for more details or a personal tour. Cheers!

FOR SALE | North Asheville Retro Ranch

5-valle-vista-dr-asheville-nc-mls_size-008-26-living-room-1024x768-72dpi3 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2394 SQFT | Versatile Finished Basement

Take a moment and check out this cool home. The artistic, split-entry, ranch home is located in a popular Beaver Lake mid-century neighborhood of North Asheville. The home’s rich wood floors and fresh paintvalle-vista-compset the stage for this fun 1959 retro home with well-preserved original kitchen and baths. The versatile, finished walk-out basement could be a studio, family room or made into an apartment with outside entrance. On the exterior the home has lush, artistic gardens full of interesting plantings and garden art that transition throughout the seasons.

Our motivated sellers just reduced the price to $499,000. A nice value for the area. Want to see more of the home? Enjoy the tour here. Give Kelly and Troy a call if you have any questions. Cheers!

The Shed Roof

Good Morning Folks. In our team’s discussions around new residential homes here in Asheville we often bring up the term “Shed-style” roof. Overall, it is a popular design feature for our contemporary mountain homes. Often designers use it to emulate the vernacular of a shed or a more utilitarian style of architecture. At other times it is used to either open up your view or control the sun coming in. I thought the below video gave a nice overview of the popular roof style here in Asheville. Enjoy!

AIA Asheville’s Walking Home Tour | April 13

Modern Asheville Real Estate has been working alongside the Asheville AIA Chapter for their yearly Architecture Week home tour. Please mark your calendars for next Thursday, April 13th from 5 to 7pm. Parking and home details below. The tour will be within the Chicken Hill neighborhood. Cheers!

MODERN MIXER | Thursday Night

Join us, Modern Asheville Real Estate, for our Modern Mixer at 1 Katies Ridge in the Versant Community just north of Woodfin. Stop by, tomorrow evening, April 6th from 5 to 7pm and get a peek at this award-winning contemporary home by Red Tree Builders. Go HERE and sign up for information or just stop by and spend time with our fun modern art and design community. We can’t wait to see you. Cheers! Kelly and Troy {Note: There is a gate code to get into the community. Please text Troy at 828-545-8896 for that code. Or Kelly at 828-333-8830.}

FOR SALE | 7 Amherst

4 Bedrooms  |  4.5 Baths  |  3675 SQFT  |  MLS#3167915  Main Comp

Modern Asheville Real Estate is excited to bring Biltmore Forest’s ultimate mid-century modern home to the local market. This fashionable home has been completely updated with sophisticated refinements. Layered within the cool split-level are four bedrooms — three having their own en-suites. Additionally, there is an office and detached studio for endless versatility.7 Amherst Rd Biltmore Forest-small-012-13-7 Amherst20-666x445-72dpi

The home showcases a modern, italian designed kitchen with Snaidero cabinetry, marble counters & Miele appliances including: 2 dishwashers, espresso machine, steamer, wall oven and warmer. Furthermore there is a wine cooler, ice-maker, extra bar sink and a custom hood floating above the central gas cooktop. There’s everything you need including two kitchen sinks. Saluti!Bathroom Comp

The Master Suite has a stunning Snaidero custom closet & spa bath that includes separate shower, soaking tub & sauna. All 4.5 bathrooms throughout the home have been completely updated with sparkling tile & Toto Washlets.7 Amherst Rd Biltmore Forest-small-028-24-Master Suite to Garden-666x445-72dpi

Outside there is a 200 sqft studio building with both power and water. Lush mature landscaping surrounds the home in a private park of its own secured by Preferred (cropped)6′ aluminum fencing. The property is situated centrally to both Asheville and South Asheville while remaining an exclusive escape.

Call Kelly and Troy for our complete listing package and to discuss a private tour. Until then enjoy our virtual tour here. Cheers!