In Blue Ridge, the [average listing price is $256,788] this year, a small 1.4 percent drop from the year prior. At the same time, inventory in this place marginally declined 4.8 percent in the same period. The number of homes for sale dropped from 21 in last year to 20 in this year. If the surroundings make the cook, then the beautiful granite kitchens that some of the homes in this city have are just what a home cook will need. Enjoy the evenings with a real fire in the homes around Blue Ridge that come with authentic fireplaces. Below-ground pools can often be found in this city's homes, making the perfect spot for relaxation or hosting parties during the hot summer months.