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Come See the First Peaks of the Blue Ridge in Polk County

Touted as the “First Peak of the Blue Ridge,” Polk County has long welcomed flatlanders to a higher altitude. The elevation of Polk County ranges from just under 800 feet near the confluence of the Green River and Broad River to over 3,200 feet on Tryon Peak and Wildcat Spur. The area’s foothills are rich […]

Everything You Need to Know about Saluda, NC

Saluda, NC is an historic Victorian mountain village at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Since the turn of the 20th century, Saluda has been a favorite mountain destination to escape the sweltering summer heat of lower latitudes. The town remains a great place to enjoy seasonal beauty throughout the year. Learn more about […]

Karma Keg Nonprofit Winner Spotlight: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Western North Carolina

When you were young, who did you look up to? Who made a difference in your life? Who set you on the path you’re following today? At Beverly-Hanks, we give generously of our time and support every day for the benefit of our community. Our giving is generally limited to the causes closest to the […]

6 of the Best Blue Ridge Trailheads for Adventure Seekers

Blue Ridge trailheads are waiting for you! Every day in the Blue Ridge Mountains is an adventure, especially if you know where to look. We live in a remarkable enclave for hikes of all levels of difficulty. There are countless trails and lookout spots dotted along the Blue Ridge Parkway and beyond into the Great […]

The Year is Still Heating up: The Beverly-Hanks Q2 2019 Market Report

Summer is a perfect time to take stock of our forecasts and determine if Western North Carolina’s real estate markets are shaping up as we expected. Overall, the markets are active and are providing a lot of opportunity.  To give you the rundown, Beverly-Hanks President Neal Hanks, Jr. has delivered the Q2 2019 Real Estate […]

Vote Now for this Ultimate Countryside Retreat!

Looking for the ultimate countryside retreat? 132 Eastman Place in Mill Spring is one of the top contenders in the country, according to HGTV! This home caught local attention before as a Beverly-Hanks Home of the Week. Now, that attention has been elevated to a national (and international!) level. Join HGTV on the Ultimate House […]

Peeling Back the Layers of the Purple Onion in Saluda

Tucked away in the thick forests below the Green River is the small town of Saluda. The row of downtown businesses takes a few minutes to stroll by. Railroad tracks are the only physical barrier between the commercial corridor and neighborhoods dotting the nearby hillside. And at the center of the quaint, cozy downtown is […]

A Predictable Transition: The Beverly-Hanks Q3 2018 Market Report

Fall is our favorite season in Western North Carolina, and the predictable transition of the leaves from green to bursts of color is one of the best parts. Our real estate markets are also going through a predictable transition. After almost seven years of growth, local markets are slowing. Years of high demand, tight supply, […]

Everything You Need to Know about the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games

The FEI World Equestrian Games are happening this week and next at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Tryon, NC. Almost 400,000 horse lovers are expected to attend the competitive events. Whether you’re a Polk County native or visiting from overseas, there’s a lot to keep track of! Here’s everything you need to know about […]

Planes, Trains, Automobiles, and More: Transportation Options into and around WNC

It’s easy to rely on taxis, ride shares, and car services or rentals when traveling to a new city. But in Western North Carolina, there are so many more options to be had! Check out the many transportation options available in Asheville and surrounding areas. Planes into and around WNC Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) Believe […]