Aligned For A Real Estate Recovery

After attending two conferences in recent weeks, speaking with industry leaders, and CEO’s from around the country, one thing is clear; real estate markets around the country are rapidly gaining steam and candidly, faster than most anyone had expected. This is great news for an industry that has been ailing for almost four years. In […]

Kitchens Sell Houses

by Carla Hill It’s a tool used by house flippers all across the nation. Stagers know its power. Real estate agents push its importance. What is this not-so-well-kept secret of real estate? A kitchen can sell a house. A kitchen is the heart of a home. This is true all across the globe. The old […]

North Carolina Meet Pinterest Real Estate

Beverly-Hanks & Associates is pleased to offer real estate enthusiasts the opportunity to “Pin” some of Asheville, Waynesville, and Hendersonville‘s best real estate photography. As a realty company showcasing both homes and land throughout Western North Carolina, we have made a strong commitment to providing our sellers with the absolute best photography and videography. “With […]


The Silver Lining In Today’s Market

Correctly priced homes for sale can sell in 90 days or less. If you are a seller who needs to sell in a reasonable time, not because of difficulty making payments, but because of life circumstances, there is a silver lining in today’s market. Don’t fall into the trap of believing that you must accept […]

Best Places to Live In North Carolina 2012

This article, the eleventh in a 50-state series, ranks the best places to live in North Carolina based on three criteria: (1) median household income (adjusted for cost of living); (2) educational attainment (% of residents 25 years and over who have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher); and (3) property crime rates per 1,000 […]

Real Estate Investing

What Should You Know? MSN Money.com’s powerful chart demonstrates what a fantastic return investment real estate has been from January 2000 through November 2011. What is investment real estate? According to Investopedia.com, it is “real estate that generates income or is otherwise intended for investment purposes rather than as a primary residence.” If you’ve been […]

Top 100 Hospitals

The Thomson Reuters 15 Top Health Systems is the only study that aggregates individual hospital performance into system-level data. Building on the 100 Top Hospitals® National Balanced Scorecard concept, this research allows health system leaders to understand how they measure up in terms of clinical quality and efficiency. Health systems do not apply, and winners […]

2011 Holiday Decorating Winner

32 Buena Vista receives the most likes on Facebook. Well it looks like the winner of this year’s Holiday Decorating Contest is 11 Buena Vista in Asheville. It goes to show some simple white lights and a wreath on a door can really set the holiday mood. It was great to get this tradition kicked […]