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Potential Homestay or Vacation Rental

Looking for a property with great homestay potential in Asheville and Buncombe County? Renting a room or rooms out within a private home is a great way to make extra cash, or even to offset mortgage costs. In Asheville, homestays are permitted in residentially zoned areas if you meet the regulatory requirements for homestays and obtain a homestay permit. (These search results may offer homestay potential, but are not precise or accurate.)

Below you will find listings for a variety of real estate based on properties with “vacation rental” and similar terms in the property description. To learn if a property has legal homestay potential, contact a Mosaic agent. Create an account with us to save your favorite listings and to receive email notifications when similar properties become available. 

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162 Cherokee Road Asheville NC 28804

Asheville, NC162 Cherokee Road

Price$947,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number CAR3736212

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 4
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2507
  • Acreage 0.55

European modern design masterpiece on Sunset Mountain, minutes to Downtown Asheville and the Grove Park Inn. Striking features throughout including breathtaking mid-century modern American designer George Nelson entry hall lighting, Danish “Le Klint” chandelier in dining room, tranquil “Greek Villa” paint, and Mendota luxury fireplace enhance art and decor in the home's elegant light filled spaces. Soak in the western mountain and sunset views from serene outdoor living spaces including screened covered porch and expansive decks. Chef's dream kitchen with exquisite Cesarstone “apple martini” countertops. Enjoy the mountain views from the owner's incredible en suite spa-like bath (updated in 2019). Lower level with private entrance and porch is perfect for income producing short-term rental/airbnb. Private and wooded professionally landscaped corner lot with stonework and terraced gardens - a private oasis, in the heart of Asheville. Sellers need to lease back until September 30.

Listed by Angie Cullen of Nest Realty Asheville

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.94% last updated on May 13, 2021
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2 Fender Lane Candler NC 28715

Candler, NC2 Fender Lane

Price$367,000

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MLS Number CAR3737752

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2124
  • Acreage 1.4

Lovely ranch home tucked away on a private oasis surrounded by views of Mt. Pisgah. The property's mature landscaping is a gardener's delight with plenty of perks including a tool shed, separate potting shed, fenced area for pets and a carport for a recreational vehicle. If this is not enough, there is a two car detached garage with a workshop. The home has been meticulously maintained with a new roof in 2020, new hot water heater in 2018, and new double hung windows. Plenty of space to relax; curl up by the stone fireplace in the den, nurture your plants in the newly added sunroom or read a book in the lovely living room. One bedroom has a separate entrance with private deck making it easy to convert to a vacation rental or homestay. This home is waiting for your personal touch.

Listed by Danielle Thuot of Beverly-Hanks, Executive Park

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.94% last updated on May 13, 2021
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56 Autumn Mist Drive Fairview NC 28730

Fairview, NC56 Autumn Mist Drive

Price$450,000

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MLS Number CAR3739840

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2177
  • Acreage 2.18

Your car will seem to be swallowed by the rhododendron/mountain laurel thicket as you approach this absolutely private modern rustic farmhouse. What awaits you at the end is a gardener/botanist's dream come true. 2.18 flat acres of woods with over 2100sf of single level living. Lots of wood and windows, light and tile inside this home features a grand courtyard entrance and 3 beds, 2 and 1/2 baths. There is a two car garage, lots of light, 2 woodturning fireplaces (and all the wood you can use too) and a huge patio. There is a 2 story pole barn for your farm animals, a barbecue pit for your cookouts. There is also 3 other parcels available at a discount for all.MLS 3734850 Close to Asheville. It will need your personal touches and some TLC but the feng shui of this place will only be enhanced by your efforts. Great location for a vacation rental. Build more. YOU CANNOT DRIVE BY.

Listed by Bill Johnson of Keller Williams Professionals

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.94% last updated on May 13, 2021
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25 Aspen Court Asheville NC 28806

Asheville, NC25 Aspen Court

Price$375,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

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MLS Number CAR3739699

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 1859
  • Acreage 0.51

Beautiful home on a quiet cul-de-sac street. Easy single level living in a nicely updated home that is close to schools, shopping, and dining. This great home has an included living area with kitchen, living area, bath/laundry and bedroom that is currently used as a successful VRBO rental. It could also be a great In-Law suite or guest residence. Head outside to enjoy entertainment under the huge covered and screened in porch. Lots to do in the large fenced in back yard on this spacious half acre lot.

Listed by Jared Prast of Beverly-Hanks, South

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.94% last updated on May 13, 2021
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30 Boxturtle Road Candler NC 28715

Candler, NC30 Boxturtle Road

Price$399,000

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Active With Contract

MLS Number CAR3739724

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2400
  • Acreage 1.28

If quarantine has taught us anything it's that we need space - to ourselves & to enjoy with loved ones. This mountain home has it all plus an income producing tiny house airbnb! Your family & friends will first notice the large, welcoming kitchen w/energy star appliances & oversized island to gather around. Move over to the living room w/wood burning fireplace for cozy nights. The main level has a split floor plan, allowing plenty of privacy for your master retreat. There are two additional bedrooms & a full bath on the main level for all the family. Upstairs, a bonus room with a full bath could be used a bedroom, but sellers currently use it as a entertainment space with pool table (coveys!). Start enjoying the summer now, with your inviting above ground pool. Looking to make some extra income? You don't have to travel far. The airbnb has been a huge success - bookings almost every night. Property includes barn/workshop/studio. Patios/decks/Winter mountain views!

Listed by Aviva Pitt of Town and Mountain Realty

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.94% last updated on May 13, 2021
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56 Autumn Mist Drive Fairview NC 28730

Fairview, NC56 Autumn Mist Drive

Price$545,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number CAR3734850

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2177
  • Acreage 4.5

Your car will seem to be swallowed by the rhododendron/mountain laurel thicket as you approach this absolutely private modern rustic farmhouse. What awaits you at the end is a gardener/botanist's dream come true. Almost 4 1/2 flat acres of woods with over 2100sf of single level living. Lots of wood and windows, light and tile inside this home features a grand courtyard entrance and 3 beds, 2 and 1/2 baths. There is a two car garage, lots of light, 2 woodturning fireplaces (and all the wood you can use too) and a huge patio. There is a 2 story pole barn for your farm animals, a barbecue pit for your cookouts. There are 4 total parcels for building a couple of extra houses. Close to Asheville. It will need your personal touches and some TLC but the feng shui of this place will only be enhanced by your efforts. Great location for a vacation rental. Build several more. YOU CANNOT DRIVE BY.

Listed by Bill Johnson of Keller Williams Professionals

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 2.94% last updated on May 13, 2021
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2 Lawterdale Circle #2 Circle Asheville NC 28804
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MLS Number CAR3738330

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1628
  • Acreage 0.52

Multiple Offers Received, owners are asking for highest by 6:00 PM Saturday 5.15.21. Incredibly unique home location where you are entitled to Asheville City sewer, water and Asheville City schools but you pay Buncombe County taxes. Being located just outside city limits allows for short term rentals. $63,000 in Airbnb reservation deposits received the year pre-covid per owner. All furnishings available for sale. In spring and summer you feel as if you have the entire mountain to yourself. Large newly appointed casement windows give you the feeling of living amongst the trees and the wildlife. Custom, large, curbless tiled shower with teak bench. Covered deck is an outdoor lovers paradise for early morning coffee as the sun crests the east mountain ridge and fills the forest with fresh first light. So quiet you can hear the buzz of hummingbird wings. Short range winter mountain views, sunset viewing from deck.

Listed by David Rodgers of Appalachian Realty Associates

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144 White Pine Drive Asheville NC 28805

Asheville, NC144 White Pine Drive

Price$349,900

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MLS Number CAR3733544

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1560
  • Acreage 0.32

One-level living in convenient Kenilworth Forest, only a hop and a skip to Downtown Asheville and the shopping on Tunnel Road! This home features three light and airy bedrooms with 2 full bathrooms. This move-in ready home is perfect for a family or those who want easy living and convenience to it all. Host gatherings in your dining and living area or let the fun spill outside with friends and family-- the perfect little backyard oasis! Stroll around the neighborhood & enjoy Lake Kenilworth, which is right across the street. With its turnkey ease, this home provides the space, charm, and location you want at a price you can afford. With the separate entrance, homestay potential exists for the primary resident! Smart updates include new HVAC/Furnace in 2020, home & garage roofs replaced in past 6 years, 5 year-old water heater & recent bathroom renovation!

Listed by Jeff Stewart and David Cash of Keller Williams Professionals

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3 N Delano Road Asheville NC 28805

Asheville, NC3 N Delano Road

Price$350,000

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MLS Number CAR3732434

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Square Feet 554
  • Acreage 0.18

This income producing rental on Beaucatcher Mountain was originally built as a 1960's vacation chalet. Consider it an investment opportunity or as a weekend get-away in lieu of a condo. Either way you will feel you have escaped to a mountain retreat! Seated at the highest point of N Delano Rd, facing East, you will enjoy privacy on this heavily wooded lot with amazing views. All 554 square feet of this 2 bedroom chalet have been cleverly designed, no space is wasted. Remodeled in 2016 with mid-century inspiration, the corresponding furnishings are negotiable. Only 1.5 miles to the heart of downtown, this chalet is close to everything Asheville has to offer! With easy access to the Blue Ridge Parkway, hospitals, local breweries, restaurants, Biltmore Estate, music venues, and outdoor activities, this is a must-see listing!

Listed by Elizabeth Oas of Engel & Völkers Asheville

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138 Odonald Road Asheville NC 28806

Asheville, NC138 Odonald Road

Price$720,000

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MLS Number CAR3738371

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 4
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 3784
  • Acreage 0.68

Look no further than this charming home with pastoral and mountain views, only 10 minutes from downtown Asheville! Over $100K in remodeling with an incredible 1678sf airbnb apartment with 3 bedrooms/2 full baths, laundry, gas fireplace, relaxing patio, and gorgeous landscaping! This home is truly beautiful with graceful cathedral ceilings, elegant master suite with a jacuzzi bath and designer tiled shower, and a lovely modern kitchen. There is an additional bonus room on the upper level for a private office. Relax in front of the fireplace or gaze at the mountains from your back balcony. This home is set for entertaining with a gas line installed for your grill and a backyard fire pit. The lot is large with cherry trees and blueberry bushes. And the location can't be beat with easy access to all that West Asheville has to offer! Beautiful single family home or excellent investment property! Don't miss it!*This home is on a 4 bedroom septic but has 6 bedrooms/4 baths total!

Listed by Amy Shuford of Fathom Realty

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1401 New Stock Road Weaverville NC 28787

Weaverville, NC1401 New Stock Road

Price$389,900

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MLS Number CAR3736511

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1140
  • Acreage 1.72

BRING YOUR OFFERS AND GET THIS LOCATION WHILE IT'S HOT!!! It's RARE to find a 3BR/1BA home with unrestricted, almost level, fully usable 1.72 acres boasting so many possibilities in a SUPER LOCATION of Weaverville w/4 lane access within half mile of home less than 5 min to shopping, restaurants, & downtown Weaverville and only 15 min to Asheville. Detached garage w/side carport perfect for multiple cars or to mechanic on them with a 2nd level above the garage used for storage that could be finished for an apartment for guests, mother-in-law suite, or AirBnB for income! The sky is the limit with NO RESTRICTIONS on this beautiful piece of property! My favorite place is the front porch converted to sunroom adorned with windows to enjoy morning coffee or evening tea year round! Nice storage building near back door, wood stove in living room for cozy warmth on winter nights. Bring your tractor if you wish, and there's a fabulous spot for a garden! Call to see today BEFORE YOU MISS OUT!

Listed by Angie Williams of RE/MAX RESULTS

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19 Springwood Drive Asheville NC 28805

Asheville, NC19 Springwood Drive

Price$399,900

Est. Mortgage: $/month

Active With Contract

MLS Number CAR3737866

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2304
  • Acreage 0.66

Currently used as a whole house vacation rental, this well loved home has room for the entire family, both inside and out. This quiet East Asheville community is convenient to Asheville by way of Tunnel Rd. The detached 2 car garage also features a finished studio/office space with a mini split. Great work from home space! Seller will respond to offers on Saturday, 5/15.

Listed by Mahalia Kennedy of Appalachian Realty Associates

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