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Arden Real Estate Report in Real-Time for 2019
Priced from $62,000 to $3,625,000.
Arden NCArden, North Carolina is an unincorporated community situated in the southern part of Buncombe County. Located only a little over 10 miles south of Asheville’s downtown, Arden is categorized as part of the Asheville Metro area. This mid-sized suburban town has grown in recent years, attracting young families with its quiet and family-friendly atmosphere. Arden offers all the benefits of close proximity to Asheville. Here at Keller Williams Professionals of Asheville, we help our clients find the perfect Western North Carolina community to call home. Whether you’re searching for a home in a newly developed community or an established wooded lot with stunning mountain views, our highly trained real estate brokers are equipped with the knowledge and enthusiasm to help you with all of your real estate needs.
History and Culture
Arden’s history is tied to the establishment and growth of Asheville with a rich mountain culture. This mid-sized community was named by Maria Taylor, who was only 14 years old, after she escaped Richmond, Virginia, with her mother during the Civil War. Arden is named after Shakespeare’s the Forest of Arden in the “As You Like It” comedy.
Things to Do – Activities, Attractions, and Restaurants
As part of the Asheville Metro area, Arden offers close access to all the attractions of Asheville. However, it also has its own local features like the Historical Blake House. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2010, the Blake House was built in 1850 in the Gothic Revival style and today serves as a charming bed and breakfast.
Arden offers many local restaurants, including Tamarind Thai Cuisine, 12 Bones Smokehouse, and Rocky’s Hot Chicken Shack. For a larger selection, take the short drive to Asheville for a variety of top restaurants.
Lake Julian Park delivers Arden residents and visitors recreational entertainment. The 300-acre lake provides a large recreational area with a volleyball court, horseshoe pit, boat rentals, picnic areas, and a playground. Dive into the lake for fishing, boating, kayaking and paddle boarding. Venture out to Firefighter Island for a fun, family camping adventure.
A Place to Call Home – Living in Arden
Arden is an affordable, quiet, and family-friendly mid-sized town that attracts residents of all ages. However, the recent residential and commercial growth make it perfect for families. Arden offers both public and private school options. Plus, with its close proximity to Asheville, residents have everything they need right at their fingertips.
Make a Move Today
Asheville, North Carolina is one of the South’s most desirable cities, and Arden is a hidden gem just south of downtown perfect for families. Make Arden your home by partnering with Keller Williams Professionals of Asheville. We’re equipped to help you buy your next home or sell your current home. We specialize in home sales in Western North Carolina, including the popular and growing community of Arden. Let us help you make a move today!