Saluda Homes for Sale
Saluda: A Hidden Gem in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Tucked away at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Saluda is a great place to enjoy seasonal beauty throughout the year.
Saluda, which is part of both Henderson and Polk counties, is situated along the South Carolina state line, about 35 minutes away from Greenville-Spartanburg, SC.
This magnificent community is a real gem and has been growing in popularity over the last several years. Continue reading to discover why!
A Little Background on Saluda, NC
This community has the distinction of being the only community located at the top of the Norfolk Southern Railway’s Saluda Grade, which is the steepest main line standard gauge railroad line east of the Rockies.
Despite the fact that the train no longer runs through Saluda, the mayor and former mayor have been working on a project to get another passenger train to run through Saluda once again.
In recent decades, Saluda has experienced a lot of growth, starting in the 1960s. These residents come from far and wide to enjoy a simpler and more peaceful way of life.
A Mecca For People Who Love Staying Active and Involved
As with other parts of the Western NC area, Saluda is also home to plenty of artists and craftspeople. In fact, the main street of Saluda is a bustling hub of newly formed restaurants and art galleries.
This community even hosts a number of town festivals throughout the year, including:Coon Dog Day, The Saluda Arts Festival, and The Home Town Christmas Celebration. These events are well-organized and always bring out large crowds of people. It’s a great way to make new friends and form timeless memories with the family.
And did you know? Saluda has even been recognized as a National Historic District, which tells visitors that they will find plenty of historic buildings that have been well-preserved throughout town.
Outdoor Recreational Attractions Are Just a Short Distance Away
Nestled between Tryon and Saluda, Pearson's Falls is a 90-foot waterfall surrounded by 268 acres of forest.
People from Saluda and other nearby communities love to visit this waterfall. In fact, for this reason and more, tourism is actually one of the town's main enterprises.
What’s more, throughout the summer and fall, tourists and cyclists are common sight because of the many winding mountain roads around Saluda.
And outdoor enthusiasts love Saluda because of the Green River, hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing and other outdoor sports offered here.
Invest In Your Next Western NC Home in Saluda!
I will be happy to schedule a personal tour of Saluda for you and even tell you about available listings here. Generally speaking, homes range in value anywhere from $100,000 to just under $1,000,000.
Listing Your Saluda Property Has Never Been Easier!
And please be sure to contact me as well if you’re already living here and you’re ready to list your property on the local housing market. I would be happy to answer any questions you may have about the home selling process and also provide you with a free Saluda home evaluation.