5 Important Reasons to Sell Now versus the Dead of Winter

Believe it or not, 2016 is nearly over. People across the country are thinking about what their life will look like in 2017: Should we relocate to a different part of the country to find different year-round weather? Should we move across the state for new job opportunities? Homeowners in this situation must consider whether […]

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 […]


Marie Morris brings vision to those who want to purchase their perfect home. Marie Morris worked 25 years in the legal/human resources arena prior to becoming a licensed real estate broker in 2004. This experience made her a seasoned multi-tasker with a high level of attention to detail. But it’s her keen interest in art […]

Home Sales Continued to Slow through August

Despite mortgage rates near record lows, August 2016 existing-home sales decreased for the second consecutive month in August. Frustratingly low inventory of affordable homes, coupled with higher home prices, are keeping home sales from picking back up, according to the National Association of RealtorsⓇ’ (NAR) monthly report. Sales fell in three of the four major […]


Welcome to 532 Ataya Trail, Maggie Valley This Maggie Valley home is the perfect blend of luxury, art, and a cozy mountain retreat. Wake up every morning to 4,500-foot-elevation “forever” views. This Smoky Mountain Retreat at Eagles Nest luxury home exudes warmth and offers many artisan features, including custom wood carvings, iron work, lighting, Tennessee […]

Find the Best Agent for Your Commercial Property by Asking these 3 Questions

Your professional real estate agent is your right-hand business associate throughout the real estate transaction process. He or she can help you: Price your property competitively without losing your return on investment. Market your property effectively to the most qualified buyers locally, nationally, and internationally. Sell your property, from contract negotiations to toasting after you […]

Harry Potter’s Childhood Home is up for Sale!

The Dursleys are moving, and now their home a 4 Privet Drive can be yours! Muggles are collectively one step closer to a life of magic this week. The home used for two weeks to film Harry Potter’s childhood residence with his aunt and her family is now available for purchase. While the boy wizard […]

Flat Rock Cider Works: From Tree to Bottle

Jim Sparks couldn’t imagine living anywhere else. “I’ve seen the entire country, from coast to coast, and I’d never live anywhere else,” he said. “I’m sixth generation in Henderson County, and I can see exactly why my ancestors put down deep roots here.” Walking around the Flat Rock Cider Works tasting room on Main Street […]

Which is the Golf Home of Your Dreams?

There’s nothing like playing a round of golf at high elevation to quicken the blood and make you feel alive. Golf courses in Asheville and Western North Carolina have attitude, as well as altitude, challenging golfers in the most gorgeous of settings. Perhaps that’s why one of our most popular activities is golf and our […]