Review: Best Solar Installer in Western North Carolina, Hendersonville, Asheville area

13 solar panels on top of house

Lots of folks wonder about solar, but few take the plunge.  We did, twice.  With the once 30% Federal Renewable Energy Tax Credit, and about 30% Duke Energy NC Solar Rebate Program, our cost was significantly off-set.  But even with… Continue Reading

Senior Housing Crisis and How Gatekeepers Stifle Active Adult 55+ Housing Opportunity

Old couple enjoying nature park in the forest

I’ve been a residential rental property manager and investor for nearly two decades, well, almost… since 2003.  From furnished corporate rentals, to short term AirBNB and VRBO rentals, to the ubiquitous one year lease, I’ve handled them all. Hundreds of… Continue Reading

Review: EOP Septic Permit in Henderson County, NC

Septic drain field with one line exposed, being installed

We’re building a small cottage and garage on pretty steep mountain land. (More on that in other posts.)  Somewhere along our journey, North Carolina’s new EOP Septic Permit or Engineered Option Permit for septic systems came up. What is a North… Continue Reading

Review: Premier Homes of Carolinas is the Best Place for Modular Homes in Hendersonville, Asheville

Home building site being excavated with great winter mountain view

This post is one in a series we’ll be working on over the next few years, as we continue our journey on building a cottage and garage on the side of a mountain in the southern-most Blue Ridge Mountains. Building… Continue Reading