Welcome to Olivette
Asheville's Only True Farm to Table Community
New Green Standard
Craftsmanship, Quality & Energy Efficiency
Soothe Your Soul
Asheville's Only Riverfront Community

Our Amenities

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Olivette Farm

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Asheville's True Farm-to-Table Community

Farming, Scenic Beauty, and Togetherness

Site Plan

There's No Place Like Olivette

Olivette is a 346-acre planned community and historic farm, located along the French Broad River, just 6.7 miles from downtown Asheville. An agrihood community, Olivette is home to a vibrant vegetable, fruit and flower farm. The community also provides seven acres of riverfront beach, a large private river island, miles of walking trails, community-wide geothermal heating and cooling, community gardens, a pavilion and a fire-circle amphitheater, Little Free Libraries, a bike-sharing program, and fiber-to-home broadband internet access.

Not Your Typical Neighborhood

Olivette isn't your "typical" neighborhood. Our community is designed so that residents can breathe deeply, soak up mountain life, unplug and enjoy the outdoors. We provide amenities to help you and your family explore, learn, create and unwind. Life at Olivette is not designed to be isolated but experiential. Whether you're an artist looking for the space to set up an easel and paint Blue Ridge sunsets, a parent interested in teaching your young children about their ecological footprint, a marathon runner looking for a home where you can walk out your front door and onto mountain trails, or a retiree who loves to fish, Olivette will provide the space you need to live a healthy, vibrant and connected life. Adventure and natural beauty abound in this new kind of community.

Our Event Space

Whether you're looking for a scenic location for your wedding, a relaxed and adventurous environment for a corporate celebration or holiday party, or you're simply hosting a get-together because it's a beautiful summer day, Olivette has space for your event.


Olivette Farm

Our farm is a project that affirms Olivette Community's commitment to re-localizing food production in western North Carolina. The farm grows year round salad greens, microgreens, specialty produce, flowers, fruit and honey for local farmers markets and restaurants, as well as CSA memberships for the Olivette and Asheville community.

Olivette Riverside Community & Farm