6 of the Best Hiking Trails in WNC

Entirely surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, Western North Carolina provides an outdoor setting like no other. With the highest peaks in the east and what seems like thousands of miles of well-managed trails, locals enjoy the outdoor playgrounds they find right in their backyards. Take time to explore the Blue Ridge and breathe in […]

How to Survive Your Home Inspection: 9 Issues to Solve before You Even List Your Home

Selling your home is a huge process. You have to deep clean your child’s crayon drawings from the walls, make sure Fido doesn’t shed on your nicely staged furniture, and often you’re going through your own home buying process at the same time. With so much to tackle as a home seller, you may be […]

Make Moving Day Easy with this Calendar Checklist

Whether you do it every few years or this is your first time as an adult, moving day can be a significant source of stress. There are so many things you must remember to do, from transferring your National Geographic subscription to making sure you can find your prescriptions later among the sea of uniform […]

Increase Your Home’s Market Value with Professional Photos

Successful real estate sales and marketing efforts require a blend of traditional print, digital, and direct mail campaigns. The one element consistent—and integral—to these media is quality, engaging photography. At Beverly-Hanks, we recognize that the first place the majority of homebuyers will see your home will not be in person. That’s why we highly recommend […]

3 Ways WNC Rivers Support Healthy Life along Their Banks

As Asheville native and environmental icon Wilma Dykeman once wrote:  “Water is a living thing; it is life itself. In it, life began.” It is no coincidence that many of Western North Carolina’s towns were built along rivers. In addition to their life-giving waters, WNC rivers have played an important role in facilitating manufacturing and […]

Job Opportunity: Graphic Designer (part-time)

Job Title: Graphic Designer (part-time) Company: Beverly-Hanks, REALTORSⓇ Location: Asheville, NC Work Experience: 2 to 5 years Reports to: Vice President of Marketing Job Description: Asheville’s most successful real estate firm seeks a creative Graphic Designer with experience in both print and electronic media. We’re looking for someone who can take direction from written or […]

5 Waterfall Safety Tips for a Fun Weekend in the Woods

On hot mountain days, there’s nothing better than a hike to one of the region’s many inspiring waterfalls. Complete with pools of crystal clear water and vibrant green ferns, there’s hardly a better place to cool off! Many area waterfalls are well routed and well recorded, like the iconic 60-foot Looking Glass Falls. Others seemingly […]