Laurel Wood Apartments

Laurel Wood Apartments

650 Caribou Road
Asheville, NC 28803

Kathryn Hightower

(828) 277-1733

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  • 1BR
  • 50 Units
  • SeniorsWe provide housing for seniors who want to live independent lifestyles where they can thrive and age in place.
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


Laurel Wood is located on top of a hill looking directly at the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. This is an ideal site to watch for local wildlife, including bears! Each unit opens onto an internal hallway for security. This property is located on the bus line and is walking distance to Broad Street Market, banks, grocery store, a movie theater & restaurants.


Community room with full kitchen and big screen TV
  • Library
  • On-site laundry
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • Service coordinator
  • Activity room with big screen TV, library and craft area
  • Several sitting lounge areas

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.