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On the Menu: Mountain-Inspired Thanksgiving Recipes & Restaurants

The holiday season is officially here! There’s no better time to gather with friends and family for some good food and fun memories. At Avalon, fall and winter are some of the most magical times of the year. Western North Carolina sets a festive scene right out of a storybook. With our unique family-focused amenities…

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Introducing Avalon’s Newest Community Amenity

Introducing Avalon’s Newest Community Amenity:  A Pavilion Made with Trees Harvested from Our Very Own Backyard  While our breathtaking Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountain views truly make our homesites special, our people are what set us apart. The strong sense of community at Avalon runs deep, which is why we’re so thrilled to highlight our…

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Where to Catch North Carolina’s Fall Leaves in All Their Glory

Are you… a leaf peeper?   If you aren’t familiar with the term “leaf peeping,” chances are you’ve been engaged in it for years without realizing. “Leaf peeping” is an informal term used throughout North America, but technically defined as the act of “visiting wooded areas in autumn to view the changing colors of the…

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Buy and Build in the NC Mountains, Worry-free:

A Conversation with Avalon Co-owner Randy Best   Before buying or building a home, potential homeowners just want to know if they’re making the right – and best – decision. “Will this investment give me peace of mind? Pay off in the future?” “How complicated can it be to build, and live, in the mountains?”…

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