Our Business Members

Our Business Members

Our business partners help us preserve the historic beauty that has made Asheville and Buncombe County a beloved place to live and visit for decades. Their continued support is integral to our initiatives and we thank them for their dedication to our mission.

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Our Business Members

Biltmore Property Group

Biltmore Property Group and affiliates (BPG’s) beginnings go back to 1929, with the opening of Bell’s General Store, and today BPG is Jos. A. Bank’s largest franchisee, a Lilly Pulitzer licensee and a Ruth’s Chris Steak House franchisee. With BPG’s long history of operating retail stores, BPG has a perspective from our retail tenant’s side and truly understands what it takes to make a retail store successful. This extensive understanding of retail is rare for a real estate developer. Having this understanding of retail enables BPG to excel at fulfilling the needs of its retail tenants thus greatly increasing the prospects that a BPG development will be highly successful.

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Our Business MembersEllington Realty Group

Ellington Realty Group expertly handles the sales, leasing and management of commercial real estate in Asheville and Western North Carolina.

We take pride in the fact that we are helping to shape our local commercial landscape, and feel fortunate to play a part in the culture of this beautiful area.

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The Foundry Hotel Asheville

Here at the Foundry, we do things differently. Removed from the novelty of downtown, we invite you to return to a world of refined relaxation, tried-and-true services, and old-world delights. From manicured grounds to scratch-made foods and libations, we urge you to indulge as you deserve in an Asheville experience that is both hand crafted and hard earned.

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Gray Line Trolley Tours

Gray Line offers Asheville’s most popular sightseeing tours. The popular, top rated Hop-On/Hop-Off Trolley Tour combines an informative and entertaining narration, with the convenience of unlimited “hop-on/hop-off” privileges at multiple stops along the tour route. Gray Line also offers the “Haunted History & Murder Mystery Ghost Tour” and the “Holly Jolly Christmas Trolley Tour.” Gray Line Tours of Asheville offers daily local sightseeing tours as well as transportation for weddings and other special events and is a locally owned family business and licensee of Gray Line Worldwide.

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Griffin Architects, P.A.

Griffin Architects, P.A. has grown from a private practice founded in 1979 to a full service architectural firm. A staff of three registered architects and three intern architects allows for a team environment which provides a unique diversity in service. We are experienced in single and multifamily custom residential designs, as well as commercial developments, environmental design , community planning, and historic preservation. Griffin Architects continues to be recognized locally, in Western North Carolina,and regionally in The Southeast for design and preservation excellence.

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Hornaday Design

An Asheville based multi-discipline design studio with decades of experience in branding and print marketing for clients large and small.

 

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Modern Asheville Real Estate

From seeing the big picture to negotiating the nuances of our beautiful mountain home market, we combine big city professionalism with the personal care our clients love. We’re no pushovers when it comes to representing your needs as buyers or sellers. We stay informed and keep in constant communication with you. We give it to you straight and we do so with heart.

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Nest Realty Asheville

Nest Realty is a full-service real estate brokerage specializing in residential, farm, and estate properties. We bring together top agents, cutting-edge technology, and unparalleled service to help clients throughout Asheville buy and sell real estate — and enjoy themselves every step along the way.

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New Morning Gallery

New Morning Gallery has been celebrating American-made crafts since 1973. Showcasing hundreds of artists in ceramic, wood, glass, metal, and beyond, we are one of the largest craft galleries in the country – and, by many, the most beloved! Located in the heart of the historic Biltmore Village in Asheville, NC, our gallery and annual craft fair draws art-lovers from near and far. At New Morning Gallery we cherish what is beautiful, functional, crafted, and lasting. We call it Art for Living. 

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Friends of Preservation

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Adams & Adams Construction

From 18th century to Mid-Century Modern, they are experts in blending contemporary comfort with historic accuracy.

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Arca Design

ARCA is Latin for ARK, a container that affords protection and safety. This is the essence of shelter, the foundation of architecture.

We design homes, educational facilities, commerce centers, public spaces and places of worship for clients in Asheville and beyond.

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Architectural Woodcraft

We helped renovate many of Asheville’s architectural gems, such as the Basilica of St. Lawrence, the Grove Arcade, as well as many private homes. Our shop has grown over the decades and we now do much of our woodworking in contemporary and modern styles and techniques. Areas of particular expertise include custom doors, windows, cabinetry, furniture and architectural details. We build the kitchens, bathrooms and living spaces that make a house special. Our unparalleled craftsmanship and creativity shows in the quality and beauty of our work. Whether it’s a commercial project or home, we are eager to help you with your next restoration or new construction project. Let us make something special for you.

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Brian C. Hunter, CPA, P.A.

Since 1995, we have provided personalized attention to tax and accounting matters for business and personal clients throughout the eastern United States.

Our history is built on a tradition of service, technical expertise, and innovative thinking to meet the needs of a rapidly changing world. The experience and academic credentials of our CPAs and staff provide you with the expertise of larger firms, while our commitment to superior customer service offers a personal, one-on-one approach.

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Bionic Man Painting Co.

15 years in business, 23 years painting experience.
 

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Builtwright Construction

Builtwright Construction, Co. is a maker of fine homes and we believe in delivering quality every time. Since 2006, we have continually refined our process to ensure that our client’s expectations are exceeded. We do this by holding ourselves to a higher standard than your typical construction company.

At Builtwright, it’s not just about making money, or even “doing good business.” We are craftsmen. We only do work we are proud of and we approach every project as a collaboration with our clients and vendors. As experts in our industry, we are highly accountable and we always deliver.

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Carol Elizabeth Pennell

A second generation Asheville native, Carol's seasoned past experience as an Asheville City Planner has helped hone her eye for locating unforgettable mountain real estate properties. Passionate about her craft, she brings to the table exceptional negotiating instincts and creative problem solving skills, delivering a consistently personalized level of service to her clients. Carol does more than merely empower buyers and sellers to gain an advantage; she utilizes her professional network of local architectural, zoning, environmental and design professionals to enable her to think on her feet to solve a clients' immediate concern.

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Froehling & Robertson

F&R maintains a fleet of drilling equipment as well as accredited geotechnical and construction material testing laboratories that are utilized by each of our twelve offices. These offices, which are strategically located throughout the Mid-Atlantic, possess the local resources needed to deliver the quick, efficient, and cost-effective service our clients rightfully demand.

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Grove Park Fine Homes

Grove Park Fine Homes builds luxury homes in the Asheville, North Carolina area. We relentlessly pursue perfection in every aspect of our custom home design and construction, never compromising on quality and service.

Specializing in environmentally friendly homes and building practices, we always approach your project with a goal of minimal environmental impact. Our custom projects are incorporated into the natural North Carolina landscape in areas like Balsam Mountain Preserve, Biltmore Forest, Laurel Ridge Country Club, Kenmure Country Club, Lake Lure and private Equestrian Estates. Grove Park Fine Homes strives to preserve our environment, both locally and globally.

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Katie Button Restaurants

Katie Button Restaurants is a family-owned hospitality company in the mountains of North Carolina. Chef Katie Button is at the helm of two downtown Asheville restaurants with common goals of sustainability, dedication to the Asheville community, and professionalism in the restaurant industry - and of course, delicious food and exceptional service. Experience lively and authentic Spanish dining at nationally-acclaimed tapas restaurant, Cúrate, recently expanded to include a vermutería and jamoneria. Just around the corner at Button & Co. Bagels, enjoy a classic bagel shop with a menu dedicated to sustainable and local ingredients, influenced by the preservation practices and seasonality of Appalachia.

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Holly Martin Real Estate

Born and raised in Asheville, Holly's local knowledge paired with her attention to detail, strong work ethic, and passion provides an unparalleled level of service.

Holly has a true passion and love for real estate, and her hometown. She is a consistent top producer, sales leader, and top 100 realtor. She works tirelessly for her clients and enjoys all things involved with helping them buy or sell.

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Killeen Old House

 

General Contracting Company based in Asheville NC.

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Logan restoration contracting

Logan Restoration Contracting

Logan Restoration is a locally owned business specializing in historic window and door restoration. Our services range from museum quality full restorations, to simply getting the windows to open again after decades of sloppy painting. Further, we offer weatherstripping and custom storm windows for improved energy efficiency. If you have pre 1930's windows we can make them better. We love what we do and strive to be the best.

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Matthews Architecture

Serving the people & communities in the greater Appalachian region of Western North Carolina, Eastern Kentucky, Tennessee & the Upstate of South Carolina - since 1992.

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Platt Architecture

The Platts initiate the designs and are supported by experienced, educated, and trained staff who specialize in architecture, sustainability, technology, interior design, and specifications.

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Rowhouse Architects

The mission of Rowhouse Architects is to create significant places of lasting value. Respectful of the traditions and context in which we build, we work collaboratively with our clients and the community to produce innovative solutions to complex design problems.

Our award winning designs have been widely recognized. We are proud of these awards, but we measure our true success by the satisfaction of our clients and the people who occupy the buildings and space we create.

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Samsel Architects

Samsel Architects is an award-winning Asheville architecture firm founded in 1985. We believe in designing timeless buildings that reflect the unique character of our clients and the landscape. Blending the aesthetics of simple forms and clean lines with the warmth and beauty of natural materials, our contemporary architecture uses a simple and unified palette of color and materials to create interior spaces and the exterior forms of our projects. We are committed to green building and green architecture. Protecting our beautiful mountain region through sustainable design is a core value of our studio. We integrated sustainable design features, green building principles and energy efficient materials throughout our work.

Todd Page Interiors

 

Todd Page is a third generation interior designer.   He is a graduate of The New York School of Interior Design.  While in design school he interned with the prestigious firm of Bunny Williams, Inc.

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Town and Mountain Realty

We are an independent, locally owned and operated real estate company. Our agents are involved in the Asheville community and excel in helping people turn their real estate goals into reality. We know that real estate is a life decision and we strive to support and help our clients make good investments and choices. Whether you are looking for homes for sale in Asheville and WNC, property for sale, land for sale, or any other real estate need that you may have; our team of local Asheville agents are here to help!

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Village Antiques

Established in 1990, we are a destination antique shop buying and selling the finest authentic antique furnishings, fine art, and decorative objects. Come visit!

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