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 […]

Affordability Reaches Highest Level in 20 Years

Nationwide housing affordability during the first quarter of 2011 rose to its highest level in the more than 20 years it has been measured, according to National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) data released today. The HOI indicated that 74.6 percent of all new and existing homes sold in the first […]

Top 25 Small Cities – Asheville Tops the List

Once again, Asheville tops the list! As posted on American Style Magazine (http://www.americanstyle.com/2011/05/top-25-small-cities-2/) by Caitlin Fultz 1. Asheville, N.C. A rendering of the expanded Asheville Art Museum. Credit: Courtesy of the Asheville Art Museum Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville offers the best of both worlds: breathtaking scenic beauty and a population that values […]

5 Reasons To Sell Now

If you plan on moving anytime in 2011, you should strongly consider selling your house now rather than waiting. Here are five reasons why: This is when your house will get the most exposure.  The spring, and particularly the month of May, is when most buyers enter the real estate market. This surge of buyers […]

Almost 14,000 Houses Sold Yesterday

One of the biggest misconceptions in today’s housing market is that homes are not selling. That is simply not true. Last month’s Existing Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) showed that homes were selling at an “annual rate of 5.10 million”. That’s an average of 13,973 every day – 365 days a […]

LUXETRENDS® from Beverly-Hanks & Associates

There is no doubt the luxury home bath continues to evolve from utilitarian space to a treasured refuge. The previous decade saw the incorporation of many spa-like elements into the residential bathroom, and the trend continues today as these indispensible havens now contain bold statements with architecture and design elements. This design direction is reflected […]

Beverly-Hanks Sponsors Ramble Run: May 7th

We are excited to announce that Beverly-Hanks & Associates and Mountain Valley Spring Water (our water vendor) are partnering as the official Water Station Sponsors for the 2011 Ramble Run to benefit the Community Foundation of WNC. This event is right for us in so many ways, explained Neal Hanks. “The Community Foundation, is an […]

Real Estate Info. Now Available On Your Cell Phone!

Imagine this: you’re driving around and see a for-sale sign. Pulling over to the curb, you open your cell phone. Seconds later, all of the information about that property and several others is right at your fingertips. With BHINFO, you can search real estate listings in a flash, right from your cell phone. Find information […]