The Best New Home Award 2009 By Southern Living Magazine

Silver Creek Spotlight: Mountainworks of North Carolina

Silver Creek Real Estate Group is proud to shine a light on what is perhaps one of Western North Carolinas premierdesign firms, Mountainworks Custom Home Design LTD. Well-known throughout the region for their imaginative renderings and insistence on the use of some of the finest building materials available Mountainworks has been awarded the 2008 AND 2009 American Residential Design Award, the 2009 Pinnacle Award and The Best New Home Award 2009 by Southern Living Magazine. Their unique designs, unwavering attention to detail and steadfast dedication to excellence has earned them the covers of both Design Lines and Builder/Architect Magazines, as well as feature articles in Southern Living, Rustic Elegance, and Views Magazines. Their creative blend of both Adirondack and Craftsman styles equate to distinctive mountain homes that talented local builders line up to build in some of the finest communities throughout the Blue Ridge Mountain region. Each design is created from scratch to match both the needs and visions of Mountainworks clients, as well as the unique topography in which the home will be set. The one exception to this rule is in smaller exclusive developments where repetitiveness is appropriate, such as their new cottage collections found in Cow Rock and Rhodie Point in the Lonesome Valley community of Cashiers.

Mountainworks Custom Home DesignMountainworks esteemed design team of Travis Mileti - AIBD, Marie Mileti - AIBD, and Valerie Chastain - AIBD has been envisioning and realizing truly inspired custom home designs for over two decades. They have also taken part in designing or in some cases redesigning local commercial buildings to give a true sense of character and flow with the surrounding beauty of the natural scenery that is synonymous to the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau. The teams use of antique lumber and native stone combined with enduring designs and old world styling ensure truly one-of-a-kind structures that will stand the test of time. Silver Creek Real Estate Group can begin searching TODAY for the perfect lot on which to build your dream home custom designed by our friends at Mountainworks. Simply call us at 828-743-1999 or e-mail us at We are also happy to set an appointment for you to meet face-to-face with Mountainworks gifted designers. To learn more about Mountainworks Custom Home Design, visit their website at

This Silver Creek Spotlight represents the first in a series of articles dedicated to highlighting the brilliant group of architects, builders, and interior designers that make selling homes along the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau such a joy.