Arden, North Carolina is an unincorporated community almost exactly halfway between Asheville and Hendersonville—20 minutes to each, plus just 10 minutes to Asheville Regional Airport makes it easy to get places! Arden is also right next to South Asheville and convenient to Enka-Candler and Fairview. But, with so many employers and activities close at hand, residents don’t need to stray far unless they want to.
Learn More about Arden Community including HOA/Covenant Info, Community Insight, and a hand picked list of Hot Properties in the area.
There is an abundance of land available for folks looking to build their own homes; and Arden is rapidly in transition from rural to suburban, which means tons of new constructions. The sweet spots for a wide variety of new constructions are in the $400,000–500,000 and $600,000–700,000 ranges. Plenty of existing homes are available too, from around $200,000 all the way up to $2M. Arden offers a much broader selection of homes in the $1M+ range than many areas in Western North Carolina, perhaps on par with Biltmore Forest or Kenilworth. Also plentiful are high-end condominiums: Expansive, elegant condos almost exclusively occupy the $850,000 to $1M field.
Major companies with offices or manufacturing facilities in Arden include Eaton Corporation, Motorola Solutions, Selina Naturally, OceanX / Guthy Renker, Linamar, and Borg Warner. Nearby attractions include Bent Creek, Lake Powhatan, North Carolina Arboretum, Asheville Outlet Malls, Mountain Play Lodge, Launch Trampoline Park, Lake Julian, Collier Cove Nature Preserve, Organic Records, and Silk Road Gallery just to name a few, plus plenty or restaurants and bars will keep you happily fed and watered!