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Old 05-21-2007, 03:46 PM
Location: fort walton beach, fl
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Hello all. My family and I are looking to move to the mountains from Florida. We are a rather large family childrens ages are 7,5,4,2,and 3mos. I am a stay at home Mom and my husband is in the Timeshare marketing business. What would you all suggest would be a good place for us? Your opionions are greatly appreciated.
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Old 05-21-2007, 06:41 PM
Location: Blue Ridge Mtns of NC
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Hard to say. Just depends on what you're looking for. The Mountain Region of NC is pretty big. You can have a city of 70,000 all the way down to basically wilderness.

Mountain Region

http://www.nccommerce.com/tourism/images/tourmtns.jpg (broken link)
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Old 05-23-2007, 08:32 PM
Location: Blue Ridge Mountains
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Hi there! I am from Fl and I own a home in Avery County. The mountains are beautiful. Bluegreen Corp out of Boca is planning a timeshare resort nearby...you may want to give them a call! Good luck! ENJOY!
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Old 05-23-2007, 08:43 PM
Location: Murphy, NC
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Default Fla transplant myself

I moved from Fla 12 yrs ago to the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. I also live in a very small town here. It all depends on exactly what you are looking for in a town. This is the "Bible belt" here, a church everywhere you turn, but again, if that's for you, then come on up. I would consider the workforce, how far is your husband willing to drive for work? Closest place to here is Chattanooga,TN, Atlanta or Asheville.
Good luck on your decision
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