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Best Places to Live in North Carolina: Top 4 Small Cities in Western NC

Tryon

Many of the people who come in to tour Derbyshire are still considering Western North Carolina in general as a place to live. Some people are concerned that, since they are looking at such rural area, there won’t be much to entertain them once they move here. There are so many great small cities in […]

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Review of the Best Lake Communities in Western North Carolina

Derbyshire Lake

Best NC Lakes for Fishing, Swimming and Boating With the continued influx of families relocating to the Carolinas, many of the questions we get here at Derbyshire deal with our beautiful, fully stocked, spring-fed lake(link to lake page). How’s the fishing? Do they have restrictions on boats? Is the lake good for swimming? These are […]

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Best Location for Equestrians in North Carolina: Western NC Equestrian Resources

Horses

Western North Carolina is without a doubt the best location for equestrians in the state. If you are making the decision about moving, Western NC should definitely be on the top of your list of places to visit. At Derbyshire, we know that great year round weather and being surrounded by likeminded equestrians is not […]

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Best Location for Equestrians in North Carolina: Western NC Equestrian Organizations

Saddles

Here at Derbyshire, we understand that when an equestrian is considering making our real estate development their home, they also have to consider the surrounding community as a whole. Without a doubt, Western North Carolina is the top pick for the equestrian lifestyle in this state. In addition to all of the resources in the […]

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A Review of the Best Public Golf Courses in Western North Carolina

Golf

One distinct advantage that comes from having a milder climate in North Carolina is the ability to play golf almost year round. In Western North Carolina, as with the rest of the state, there are an abundance of choices when it comes to semi-private and public golf courses. Below is a list of the best […]

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A Review of the Best Annual Events to Attend in Western North Carolina

Steeplechase

Annual Festivals, Activities, and Other Things You Won’t Want to Miss As each year rolls around here at Derbyshire, there are certain things that we are sure not to miss. They are the things that we look forward to, tell our new residents about, and mark on the calendar in January. If you are considering […]

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Considering relocating to North Carolina? Here’s what you should do.

Relocation House Keys

Typically when we have visitors come to Derbyshire to view our community, they’re already a few steps into the relocation process. However, every once in a while, we receive a call or email from a person who is just beginning to consider relocating to the area. We’re always happy to give them our advice for […]

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Relocation Comparison: North Carolina vs Texas

Texas

At Derbyshire, we understand relocation decision cannot be made without a great deal of consideration. North Carolina and Texas both have outstanding qualities, including picturesque communities, mountain and city views, and wonderful employment opportunities. To learn more about lifestyle and real estate aspects in each state consider the following facets for each. Real Estate Costs […]

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Relocation Comparison: North Carolina vs Florida

Texas

As job opportunities change, families grow, children move on, or retirement planning shifts into high gear, many ask themselves two questions:  Do we stay where we are? If we want to leave, where shall we go? Obviously there are many choices, all pertinent to your own interests, tastes and aspirations. When looking for areas to […]

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Western North Carolina Climate and Weather: Enjoy All Four Seasons

Four Seasons

Searching for areas to relocate involves many factors, job opportunities, cost of living, and real estate, among other factors. Certainly climate plays a role in that decision, as well. For years, the traditional route was heading straight into year round warm weather. However, what most folks have realized is that four seasons works best to […]

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A unique lakeside community in the
Foothills of Western North Carolina.