Often, home buyers neglect one of the most important steps in finding a new home: They skip doing research on specific communities. Buying a home requires understanding your points of compromise. 69% of home buyers indicate that the overall quality of a community is the most important factor when making their purchasing decision. In fact,… Read more »

Meet Minouche Holcomb, the agent for this week's WLOS Home of the Week.

Minouche Holcomb sees potential where it may not be obvious. Who finds her calling after spending two days in the crawl space under her house redoing insulation? Minouche Holcomb, that’s who. Not just during that “yucky” task, but throughout her home remodeling, Minouche experienced many “aha” moments. A service-oriented, people person at heart, she realized… Read more »

It’s no secret that Western North Carolina attracts people from all walks of life. But while other areas with such credentials attract homebuyers looking for celebrity homes and stately mansions, in our region, there’s a different scene that draws curious transplants: small and tiny homes. Across Western North Carolina, most regulations in place make buying… Read more »

Existing-home sales, Jan 2016 to Jan 2017

The housing market started 2017 at a running pace, according to the latest National Association of RealtorsⓇ’ (NAR) monthly report. Existing-home sales not only surpassed a recent cyclical high, but increased in January to the fastest pace in nearly 10 years. All regions except the Midwest saw significant increases. Existing-Home Sales Sales across the nation… Read more »

WLOS Home of the Week: 507 Pinchot Drive

Welcome to 507 Pinchot Drive, Asheville Luxurious living and world-class entertaining await you in this beautiful Biltmore Park home. This comfortable brick home is completely open on the main level with a master retreat, a cook’s kitchen, an office, living room, dining room, den, and a magnificent porch. The lower lever has three bedrooms, three… Read more »