Join the Agrihood Movement with Olivette

Featured on NBC News, Olivette is a part of the up and coming “Agrihood Movement.”

Millennials are seeking more simplicity by creating communities on farms, and relishing in nature’s benefits with a “plough to pantry” philosophy. Only 6.7 miles from downtown Asheville, Olivette is a 346-acre planned community and historic farm complete with an active blueberry and vegetable farm, a riverfront beach and pavilion, a large private river island, several miles of trails, a community-wide geothermal heating and cooling, solar powered amenities, community gardens, extensive edible landscaping, a fire circle amphitheater, two Little Free Libraries, a bike sharing program and local fiber-to-home broadband access with Skyrunner.

At Olivette, homes are carefully designed to be an extension of the natural beauty and balanced with environmental stewardship and the preservation of the natural beauty.

Olivette’s unique community features include:

  • Active blueberry and vegetable farm
  • 7-acre riverfront beach and pavilion
  • Large private river island
  • Several miles of trails
  • A community-wide geothermal heating and cooling
  • Solar powered amenities
  • Community gardens
  • Extensive edible landscaping
  • A fire circle amphitheater
  • 2 Little Free Libraries
  • A bike sharing program
  • Local fiber-to-home broadband access with Skyrunner


Unique to our area, this community provides a year-round connection to the outdoors. To learn more about this one-of-a-kind community, visit our website.

Click here to view to NBC news feature story.


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