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Frozen pipes

Don’t Let This Happen To You!

Frozen pipes are a serious matter here in the mountains. With many second homes up here, its easy to forget about freezing temperatures if you’re away enjoying the sunny Caribbean. Fortunately, this photo is not of a Creston property, but a poor fellow elsewhere. When temperatures get below freezing and …

Fresh pizza

Dining in Black Mountain

Happy New Year from the “Front Porch of Western North Carolina”! While many of us are setting new year’s resolutions, we shouldn’t deprive ourselves of great food! After all, we still have to eat, so eat something delicious. Our quaint hometown of Black Mountain is unmatched when it comes to …


Another Christmas Tradition

When in the Black Mountain and Asheville area, a great Christmas tradition is to tour the creations of sugary confections at the National Gingerbread House Competition held each year at the Omni Grove Park Inn.  Yes, there is actually a national competition and for many of the participants its serious …

John and Josephine at Headwaters

Welcome to our new General Manager

Creston Development, LLC is pleased to welcome John Haynes as the new General Manager representing the development company within Creston. John is …

Biltmore in snow

Christmas at Biltmore

One of the benefits of being a Creston property owner is our proximity to George Vanderbilt’s Biltmore Estate and Winery.  The drive …