The Mountain News:
Area Events, Real Estate & Market Trends


Sept. 30, 2022

Monthly Featured Homes For September


185 Knob Hill Lane, Hayesville, NC

MLS# 319460 | Virtual Tour

A MAJOR UPDATED CABIN IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA! RECENTLY UPDATED! This cabin offers an open floor plan, living room with a vented fireplace & 2 sets of glass sliding doors to a big covered porch to kickback & relax on, 2 bedrooms including the master and 2 bathrooms on the main level, on the lower level is another living room, a kitchenette, laundry room, workshop area, bathroom and a spacious storage area. Plus outside is tall beautiful shade trees & landscaping and a 1 car aluminum carport.


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Sept. 30, 2022

Best Local Food Truck

Whether you're craving Korean BBQ or Southern BBQ, Smoke and Sass BBQ has a wide variety  of their signature dishes with a twist of Asian and Hawaii flavors.

From absolutely amazing Baby Back Ribs to delicious Smoked Salmon, and Hawaiian Shrimp tacos too, they have creative dishes that make the locals want to keep coming back. This family-owned mini kitchen on wheels is ready to serve authentic wonderful thoughtfully prepared food in Hayesville, NC.

516 Tusquittee St Hayesville, NC 28904, (828) 342-0647

Posted in Community, Restaurants
Sept. 24, 2022

A Charming Cabin with Lake Access

500 Old Hwy. 64 E, Hayesville, NC

MLS# 319815 | 3-D Virtual Tour

Kitchen open to Living room with a gas log fireplace. 2 bedrooms & 2 baths on the main level. Master with walk-in closet. Master bath with walk-in shower. Nice wood floors throughout. Finished basement with a kitchenette, large family room, bedroom, and a full bath with a walk-in shower. Spacious storage room. Metal building for workshop, RV, or Boat storage with a wood-burning stove and pull-down door. Community lake access and boat ramp are just a short walk down the road. FIBER OPTIC internet! Close to town, dining & great hospitals! Come enjoy the easy life in the mountains!

Posted in For Buyers
Sept. 23, 2022

Beautiful Furnished Cabin

32 Edgewood Drive, Murphy, NC

MLS# 319685 | 3-D Virtual Tour

Located in a park-like setting, this immaculate 3 bedroom/ 3.5 bathroom mountain cabin offers an open floor plan, a great room with a soaring cathedral ceiling & stacked stone fireplace, a wall of windows that creates a light atmosphere, a nice blend of wood & drywall interior, granite countertops, stainless appliances, hardwood floors, a large detached two car garage. A bedroom with an ensuite bath on each level is a unique feature that offers comfort and privacy to you and your guest. A second fireplace in the lower level family/ rec room adds to the mountain ambiance. Wrap around to enjoy the tranquil setting, deer and turkey are plentiful. Move in and enjoy the good life!

Posted in For Buyers
Sept. 22, 2022

End of the Road Private Cabin

89 Lower Knob Path, Hayesville, NC

MLS# 319688 | 3-D Virtual Tour

This end of the road private cabin offers breathtaking views of the mountains and incredible sunsets. Located in well established Double Knob subdivision, this cabin offers beautiful wood interior, a spacious great room with cathedral ceiling, stone gas log fireplace, and a fully covered deck are warm and inviting. Large bedrooms and loft allow for plenty of company.

Posted in For Buyers
Sept. 20, 2022

A Few Inspections You Should Consider

A list of the inspections you should prioritize when buying a home.


Today we're going to talk about my inspection recommendations if you're purchasing a home in the mountains of Northeast Georgia and Western North Carolina. For the longest time, we didn't really have a code or code enforcement in the mountains. Well, let's just say there are some inspections you really should do. Here are the three you must do: 

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Posted in For Sellers
Sept. 16, 2022

Storage of Your Life

Timothy's Eagle Ridge Buildings are made locally and they offer delivery and installation with every purchase. Their product line includes gazebos, storage sheds, tiny homes, garages, steel barns, and greenhouses. Their mission is to find beautiful, quality products that meets customer's needs. They also have access to many professional and licensed contractors that provides services such as site preparation, grading, foundations, decks, etc.

101 Brasstown Creek Road, Young Harris, GA, 706-686-1084 Ext. 706

Posted in Community
Sept. 15, 2022

3 Seller Disclosures You Need To Know

The various seller disclosures for both Georgia and North Carolina.


What are the must-have disclosures if you're buying or selling in the mountains of North Carolina or North Georgia? My name is Rick Andrews. I'm with Century 21 BlackBerry Realty, and today we're going to take a look at the disclosures that you either need to complete or review before you make that big purchase here in the mountains.

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Sept. 13, 2022

Getting Your House Ready To Sell? Work with an Agent for Expert Advice

In a market that’s shifting as fast as it is today, many homeowners wonder what, if anything, needs to be renovated before they sell their house. That’s where a trusted real estate professional comes in. They can help you think through today’s market conditions and how they impact what you should – and shouldn’t – do before selling your house.

Here are some considerations a professional will guide you through.

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Sept. 9, 2022

Should I Sell My House This Year?

There’s no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this season as buyer demand slows and the number of homes for sale grows. But that shift actually gives you some unique benefits when you sell. Here’s a look at the key opportunities you have if you list your house this fall.

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