Black Mountain is located in Buncombe County, just 15 miles east of Asheville and less than two hours northwest of Charlotte, surrounded by mountains and gorgeous views. Deemed as the "Front Porch of Western North Carolina," Black Mountain offers a slower pace to residents, full of art and craft galleries, antique shops and furniture stores illustrating the mountain lifestyle. It is also known as the "restaurant town" for its wide variety of dining options.
Residents enjoy the many outdoor adventures available, including biking the country roads, hiking the trails, swimming, fishing, tennis, golf and croquet. Lake Tomahawk offers a walking path and a chance to smell the flowers and feed the ducks. The populace values the natural environment and participates in the Black Mountain Recreation and Parks Department, providing a variety of leisure activities along with special events and community fellowship. Located in the heart of the city is Black Mountain Golf Club, a municipal 18-hole facility offering bent grass greens and plush fairways that is on par with some of the areas private courses.
Voted the best small town in western North Carolina, the active populace is proud of the qualities that make their community special. Thriving on the small town atmosphere, the mountainous backdrop and clean air, residents thrive on a multitude of recreational facilities, varied housing, a great local government and friendly neighbors.
Real Estate Market: Price Range of Black Mountain Houses in NC
Black Mountain offers a bevy of residential housing in pleasant settings tucked away from the traffic of city living. Gorgeous country properties with huge lots and mountainous backdrops are available to residents, while new developments with custom details and landscaped lawns are being built to offer a solution to the most discerning homeowner. From quiet treed properties to modern details, Black Mountain offers a wide range of homes of large floor plans and diverse options. Single-family homes start under $200,000, rising to the millions. Condominiums and townhomes in Black Mountain are available from the $200,000s. Land in Black Mountain starts at well under $100,000 to more than $400,000 depending on topography, acreage and utilities present. Black Mountain also offers what is currently the only TND in Buncombe county, the Village of Cheshire, which offers a variety of custom homes and townhouses in a park like setting with restaurants, shopping and a world class fitness and tennis center.
Black Mountain Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of September 1st, 2014: homes priced around $394,968 compared to $394,968 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Monday, September 1st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.06%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.17%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.62%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.67%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Black Mountain NC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Black Mountain to help you find the best home!