Retiring to the land of milk & honey has a whole new meaning nowadays. When folks thought of retirement years ago, some wanted Florida, others headed out West, and some went out of the country. Now Asheville is one of the main areas that folks want to retire to! Hendersonville, about 20 minutes south of downtown Asheville was the retirement area, while Asheville held onto their “freaky and funky” scene. Now things are shifting again, and as Asheville becomes a tourism hub, folks are retiring to the city and the suburbs surrounding it. Asheville Real Estate is a hot commodity. We moved here years ago and got our piece of the pie. Well, our piece of the mountain to be exact. Read the article by Forbes: 25 Best Places To Retire In 2015.