Conquer the “Big Three” before You Buy Your Next Home

Buying a home is one of the biggest and most important financial decisions you make. Therefore, it must be complicated, right? There are many steps to buying a home in North Carolina. And even experienced home buyers are bound to have questions along the way. So, how can you be confident that you’re making the […]

What are Closing Costs and Which Ones Do I Have to Pay?

Buying or selling a home can be complex and emotional, especially if it’s your first time tackling the process. There are many steps to buying a home, even after an offer has been accepted. Buyers and their agents have much to do during a home’s due diligence period. And while sellers’ responsibilities are different, there […]

The 3 Keys to Pricing Your Home to Sell Quickly and for the Most Money

Home sellers never have a second chance for a first impression. There are fewer statements more true than this one in real estate. First impressions take place online long before buyers ever visit your home. Buyers who do visit have shopped, compared, and will buy based on quality and value. Overprice, and you’ll never know […]

12 Asheville Bakeries that Combine Fresh Pastries and Warm Communities

Mix one part communication with one part understanding, sift in sincerity and a generous dollop of local love, and you have a decadent batter of community. Tend that starter every day for years, and your community will rise to heights that would bring a sparkle to Oprah’s loaf-loving eye.  It may sound like a lot […]

10 Simple Home Improvements that Add Value to Your Home (and 4 that Don’t)

Homes in Western North Carolina are appreciating at historically normal rates, but not every home is “normal.” And for home sellers, it always pays to be better than normal. If you’re planning to put your home on the market this season—or you’re just planning ahead—there’s one sure-fire way to ensure your home is above average. […]

These 3 Questions will Help You Find the Best Agent to Sell Your Luxury Home

Let’s pretend you’re the heirs of the magnificent Biltmore Estate and you’re interested in putting your private family home and surrounding land on the market. Or that your meticulously remodeled downtown condo has won top honors from HGTV and is now ready to win a buyer’s heart. There are probably a lot of goals around […]

Local Schools are Building Tomorrow: Education is a Top Priority in WNC

One of the most important things to consider when you’re thinking about moving is the quality of the schools. The schools around a home affect its value and its appeal to potential future buyers. Even if you don’t have children or they are out of the nest, you want to be aware of the quality […]

See 750 Acres of Innovative Urban Development in Biltmore Park

Imagine all the conveniences of living in a city center without the challenges. Biltmore Park, located in South Asheville, NC, offers a fresh re-imagining of the main streets of the past. The community was built to meet today’s standards of smart growth, green living, and reduced driving. Here’s everything you need to know about Biltmore […]