Best Back to School Real Estate Investment Cities (DATA)

Published By : Scott Garner on Wednesday, Aug 10th, 2011, 5:50 am The back to school season is often characterized by parents and students making last-minute mad dashes to purchase school supplies, uniforms, bus passes or books. This year, parents with college-bound students or investors interested in college towns may be considering an unusual back […]

Downtown Condo Market Update

While many market segments continue to struggle with excessive inventory, the downtown condominium market has bucked the trend. There is no question the uniqueness and overall desirability of Asheville has buoyed sales pace and values. There are currently 38 active units on the market right in downtown Asheville.  Overall, the market remained healthy this year, […]

Beverly- Hanks Announces A New Real Estate Experience In Biltmore Park®

This morning with our Biltmore Park and South Asheville offices in attendance we announced plans to expand and transform our presence in Biltmore Park Town Square.  By the end of the year, the transformation of the expanded space into a Real Estate Discovery Center will feature a coffee house style atmosphere, media-rich property search devices, […]


Western North Carolina Real Estate Values

Historically, much of the nation experiences an ongoing rhythm of price increases and decreases. As you can see from Graph A, since 1986 the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), as defined by the United States Census Bureau an area consisting of Buncombe, Henderson, Haywood, and Madison counties had delivered 23 years of unfailing appreciation until […]


NC NOW | Asheville Revitalization | UNC-TV

David Huppert shows how creativity in the arts community has served as a major force in drawing greater commerce to Asheville’s downtown and beyond. Interviews with Kit Cramer of the Asheville Chmaber of Commerce and John Cram of Blue Spiral 1 really bring to life how the arts scene is responsible for Asheville’s success. Produced […]

Wall Street Journal Selects Beverly-Hanks Listing as the “House of The Day”

Ann Skoglund’s listing in Biltmore Park was selected as the Wall Street Journal, House of the Day. This is one of the most coveted non-paid advertising spots available. Hundreds of thousands of viewers views wsj.com “House Of The Day”. Some of you may remember this is the listing that was selected by the Dupont Registery […]

What is the Velocity of Money and How Does it Impact Home Loan Rates?

By Eric Clonch, Mortgage Loan Originator, NMLS# 327193 Beverly-Hanks Mortgage Services ASHEVILLE, NC – If you’re an observer of economic news, you’ve probably noticed that market experts and traders keep a close eye on the Commerce Department’s Personal Spending and Personal Income reports. These reports provide insight into the health of our economy, but did […]

Blue Ridge Log Cabins Selected For Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Beverly-Hanks would like to congratulate its partner, Blue Ridge Log Cabins for being selected by Extreme Makeover: Home Edition to build a log cabin home for a deserving family in Fayetteville, NC. “Move that bus!!” These are the words residents of Fayetteville/Cumberland County will soon be hearing. Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the popular Emmy Award-winning […]

“Bad News” Doesn’t Mean A Bad Real Estate Market

Neal Hanks, President The media reports have not been friendly to the real estate industry these last few months with numerous articles about an industry struggling to gain momentum. Particular emphasis has been placed on sales as compared to the prior year. As those of us in the industry know, this is an inaccurate comparison […]