By Linde Hyder
A customer-centric focus has always been the foundation of Rich Cooke’s service philosophy. Prior to real estate, he worked for nearly three decades in the corporate arena and held various high level positions in sales, marketing and management. His problem-solving abilities, determination and unwavering dedication earned him a reputation as the ‘go-to-guy’ and often sent him around the world to develop resolutions for several Fortune 100 companies he has represented.
A proud NC native and graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Rich decided to make Western North Carolina his permanent home in 2001. Since obtaining his real estate license in 2007, he has been recognized on numerous occasions for the outstanding service he provides. Rich has earned five designations, including Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES) and is a certified Relocation Specialist with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. His expertise in marketing luxury mountain properties is without question.
Overlooking the striking beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this five-bedroom, five-bathroom home is situated in Champion Hills; Henderson County’s premier golfing community featuring one of the Top 10 golf courses in North Carolina. The 4,830-square-foot interior plan has been completely renovated utilizing the finest quality materials available. A state-of-the-art kitchen, expansive master suite and a 200-square-foot climate-controlled wine room are among the more notable features.
Unparalleled 140-degree views of the Great Smoky Mountains provide a stunning backdrop for family living and friendly gatherings in this four-bedroom home in Laurel Park. Strategically positioned on seven acres, the interior plan affords scenic vistas throughout primary, guest and master spaces. Surrounded by meticulous landscaping to ensure privacy, the property features a man-made waterfall, gardening area and greenhouse.
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