The Great Smoky Mountains are known for their breathtaking views, abundant rivers, lush trails and small town charm.  With it's temperate weather, year-round festivals, shops, galleries, craft breweries or wine tours, Bryson City is a place you will want to call home.  


Good Life Real Estate Co is your best option for western North Carolina real estate.  Our team is dedicated to guiding clients through the entire buying, building or selling real estate process, challenges and all.  Check out our mountain homes and properties here! 

370 Bennett Hill Street

Bryson City, NC 28713

$899,900 - REDUCED!

MLS #: R26019908A

ATTENTION INVESTORS - DEVELOPMENT POTENTIAL! This acreage lays beautifully with a readymade access road around the ridgetop.'s inside the city limits overlooking Bryson City with city water on the property & city sewer at the street. Multiple entrances off of Bennett Hill St and Franklin St to access different parts of the property, which could easily be gated. It's a quick & easy walk to downtown Bryson City with restaurants & shops & 5 min drive to the Nat'l Park. Live in the very private house while you develop the land above or enjoy your own 20 acre compound with built in nature trails. This custom home has a sunny, grassy yard & mature, lush landscaping surrounded by a forest. Excellent, year round access from the paved, state maintained road. The home is spacious and well loved with an attached carport and detached garage. Enjoy the light in the stone sunroom or cuddle up with a book in the reading nook. There's a "summer house" for cookouts or a playhouse for the kids. It's on city water, but there's also a well plus a few springs on the property. Space and sun for a garden and much more. Enjoy the city life up on your own private mountain retreat!

Lot 108-3 Rocky Bluff Dr

Bryson City, NC 28713


MLS #: L26020066A

Welcome to Fontana Lake Estates, the premier lakefront community in Western NC. This lakefront lot is in a quiet cove on the shores of Fontana Lake near the main channel. The uncrowded lake is 30+ miles long with over 95% of the shore line being either the Great Smoky Mountains Nat'l Park or Nantahala Nat'l Forest. The lot is very level with options for placement of the homesite & excellent access. You can build a terraced path down to your own private dock to enjoy swimming, paddling & boating in the emerald waters. Or use the community boat launch with day docks, gazebos, swings & picnic areas reserved for owners' usage. Gated Fontana Lake Estates offers private hiking trails, underground utilities and wide, paved, level roads.Now is the time to make the move to a slower, gentler pace of life. Call for a showing today and start living the good life!

Under Contract!

Lot 46: Glory Mountain

Big Pine Trace, Bryson City


View MLS #: L26018578A

VERY affordable cleared lot that is prepared and ready to go to build your new home with water, septic, drive and homesite!! You can see lovely, long range, Smoky Mountain views from this private Glory Mountain lot with a spacious, cleared home site ready for your new home! Drive along the roaring Little Tennessee River to enter Glory Mountain, a long established, gated neighborhood in the peaceful Needmore community. Glory Mountain has wide roads that give you a feeling of safety with no cliffs to fall off of! Not far out of Bryson City and near Nantahala Gorge, Fontana Lake and other area hot spots. Water is available from a shared community well. New 3 bedroom septic permit on file issued in 2020. New survey in 2019. The privacy, peace and tranquility you yearn for are waiting for you in Glory Mountain. Buy today and start building!!

31-32 Glory Mtn & Turkey Run Bryson City, NC


MLS #: L26020043A

This is an excellent INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY that doesn't break the bank in the well established, gated community of Glory Mountain. Start by building on or selling the 2 cleared Lots. Then develop the 71 acres originally purchased to protect the lovely long range views from the lots. Glory Mountain has a number of successful vacation rentals and is very private and quiet. The wide, gravel roads lead you through a beautiful forest and have been in place for decades. They feel very safe with no driving on the edge of a cliff! The covenants are very sensible and allow for vacation rentals. A minimum 1,200 sq ft is required for the home's living area. See the attached survey. Don't just dream about moving to the Smokies. Make it happen today!

Under Contract!
New Listing!

Under Contract!

Riverbend Estates

Lot 17: Owen Trace Way

Whittier, NC

REDUCED to $24,900

View MLS: L26018069A

EXCELLENT location just a few minutes off Hwy 74 in Whittier between Bryson City, Cherokee and Harrah's Casino. This lot is quiet and very private and will have wonderful, long range mountain views year round with some clearing. Beautiful seasonal views now. Paved roads throughout most of Riverbend Estates for easy access. This would make a great neighborhood to build a successful vacation rental home or cozy cabin to tuck away and hunker down. Minimum square footage 1,200 sq ft. The seller will include a new survey and a 2-3 BR septic permit prior to closing. For a $2400 tap fee, you can have instant access to a plentiful, shared well, taking away any concerns about drilling an expensive well yourself. BONUS: The seller is offering financing with a 25% down payment at a 6% interest rate with a 3 year balloon. Call today and start the move to your happy place in the Great Smoky Mountains!

Under Contract!
New Listing!

Lot 59: Fontana Ridge
Tuckaseigee Overlook
Bryson City, NC 28713


View MLS: L26019237A

The view was just cleared and all I can say is WOW! The pictures just don't do it justice! This majestic Smoky Mountain sunset view is stunning and can be expanded depending on where you place your home. This is a HUGE 4 acre lot with multiple options for a home site. Fontana Ridge has become a dynamic community with higher priced homes and successful vacation rentals. It's located a short drive from Bryson City and all the action and attractions there including Deep Creek, our entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, Appalachian Trail, Harrah's Casino in Cherokee, the Blue Ridge Parkway and the list goes on. It's also within close proximity to access to the emerald waters of Fontana Lake. The quick trip from Bryson is very scenic as you drive along the Tuckasegee River and the development road is all paved to the lot. There's a strong homeowners association maintaining the development, which protects your asset. Check out this affordable lot while it's still available!

48 Weshouse

Bryson City, NC 28713


View MLS: R26021444A

Newly updated in a nice, private location! Live next to Fontana Lake without a Fontana Lake price tag. New kitchen with updated bathrooms! This house won't last long. Situated on a .62 acre lot that is located across the street from Fontana Lake with HOA access/pavillion on Fontana Lake steps away. Walkable distance to Alarka Marina. Brand new appliances including washer and dryer, refrigerator, oven/range, microwave, and dishwasher. New paint and fixtures inside and outside. There is also a shed on the property that could be used for a hobby shed, storage, or tiny home/office. Perfect for a primary residence, a weekend fisherman's getaway, or vacation rental. Close to downtown Bryson City, Alarka Marina, and US74/19. Owner is Broker.