Here in Asheville, NC, the idea of sustainable living intrigues our real estate clients. If you have been working to develop creative solutions for independent living -- regardless of age or physical ability, you may find much to inspire you here in Beautiful Asheville.
You may be attracted to considering a small home on shared acreages…a community garden…friendly neighbors, and living -independent universal design elements. We are here to talk with clients about small spaces, universal design… and, for an awesome view of the land, follow these birds ... a veritable merry chicken-go-round
(photo by JT NARRIN, of the trailblazer team)
Asheville Happenings This Spring including (and especially) what’s happening at ASHEVILLAGE.ORG- ASHEVILLAGE INSTITUTE is a nonprofit in Asheville, NC dedicated to sustainable solutions in action. We host a diverse array of educational programs.
The Natural Building School (NBS) offers “ hands-on projects, workshops, classes, presentations and field trips, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of how to design and build using clay, sand, straw and wood. Students will also learn about the use of appropriate modern materials, both new and salvaged. The NBS aims to: 1) educate through hands on experience via the skills and trades needed to build, 2) give an extensive exposure to the diverse ways materials can be used, and 3) support creative design that will enable building with beauty and integrity.”
OFFERINGS: Urban Farm School, Natural Building School, Permaculture Design Course, Wise Water School...
SERVICES: Guest House- You can opt to stay at the “eco-chic guest house at the one-acre demonstration site. Walk downtown or into 60 acres of bordering woods. Available by the room or whole house.” And/or you may be interested in a tour of the one-acre demonstration site, as well as our favorite community gardens, earthen buildings, green schoolyards and dining destinations, waterfalls, local hikes, yoga classes, mural art….
Love the idea of sustainable excellence? Contact us.