5 Ways to Live Abundantly in Straus Park

A couple generations ago, Transylvania County residents of all ages would congregate at Camp Straus. The camp boasted that nearly every kid in the county had once waded past the salamanders and tadpoles to take their first dip in the waters of its seven-acre pond. Today, residents of Straus Park are still making abundant memories […]

3 Important Reasons to Get a Home Warranty When You Buy a Home

Homeowners insurance. Manufacturers warranties. Builders warranties. And now home warranties? How much coverage does one home need? Actually, each of the options above covers different elements of a home. And while it’s smart to be careful not to pay for duplicate coverages, home warranties can be a smart option for first-time home buyers or buyers […]

We’re Pleased to Announce the Top Beverly-Hanks Agents of Q4 2021!

For more than 45 years, Beverly-Hanks has been Western North Carolina’s real estate market leader. Our strength as a company comes directly from our professional real estate agents—and we don’t forget that fact. Our agents are experts in communities across the region. And they work hard every day to help you successfully buy and sell […]

It’s Easy to Tour these 4 Homes by Video Right Now: January 2022

On beverly-hanks.com, we make your home search convenient by providing you with extensive community information, expanded property features, and a market research center—all without ever leaving the listing page. Another feature designed to help you search online for homes that meet your every criteria is our video tour. These tours serve as digital substitutes for […]

3 Drinks to Try in Haywood County This Year for Dry January

It’s easy to create the perfect beer day in Waynesville.  But if you’re part of the 13% of Americans (and rising) who participate in Dry January every year, it can feel difficult to come up with better options than a begrudging order of unsweet tea. Luckily, Haywood County is replete with fun non-alcoholic options wherever […]

Ending the Year Optimistically: NAI Beverly-Hanks Year-End 2021 Commercial Market Report

Commercial Real Estate Forecast As more businesses reopen, and with COVID-19 precautions still in place, industry experts are optimistic about the current state of commercial real estate. According to The Real Estate Roundtable, “The Q4 2021 Real Estate Roundtable Sentiment Index registered a score of 73…a 29-point increase over Q4 2020”. While conditions vary among […]

No Slowing Down: The Beverly-Hanks Year-End 2021 Market Report

The pandemic accelerated market dynamics already present before COVID and which will persist well into 2022. The combination of recession-induced low mortgage rates, remote workers relocating to our area, and the demographic wave of Millennial home buyers were already driving a frenzied sales pace in the Asheville region before March 2020. Since then, the demand […]

Landscaping Trends to Increase the Value of Your Home

What makes a house turn heads? Landscaping creates that first impression that either draws people in or makes them want to drive by. Your yard reflects the way you care for the rest of your home. That’s why it’s crucial to stay up to date with the latest landscaping trends, because improvements to your yard […]

Have You Seen These Homes with Fireplaces for Sale?

Winters in Western North Carolina can be cold! There’s arguably no home feature that evokes comfort and coziness as much as a blazing fireplace—especially on snowy mornings. No matter the price range, in our region it’s common to find a fireplace as the focal point of a home’s living area. They also surprise in kitchens, […]