Land in Lieu of Stocks

Land as an investment can be an accessible purchase for almost every potential investor.  The 30+% loss in value of the Dow in 2008 has the astute actively seeking long-term stability in other investment vehicles. It could be recreational timberland, path of progress development acreage, a residential lot for a future retirement home, or farm […]

Ciēl Home Is National Green-Building Award Finalist

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced that a home in Ciēl, a new luxury real estate community in Asheville, NC, is a finalist for the 2009 NAHB National Green Building Awards. The prestigious annual awards honor home builders, remodelers, home builders’ associations, and other organizations for advancing green building through innovative design and […]

Life is Blooming at Rose Hill Plantation

Rose Hill Plantation is Northwest Asheville’s Premier Healthy Living Community Single family 2 & 3 bedroom homes now priced from $279,900 for a limited time only. UPDATE (2016): Rose Hill Plantation in Asheville is now known as The Views at Rose Hill. Asheville, NC, June 23, 2009 – Rose Hill Plantation, Asheville’s first single-family, thoughtfully […]

How are Purchase Loans Made?

No clear on how purchase loans work? Here is a step-by-step walkthrough for how purchase loans are made. 1. Loan Search – Buyers should seek the advice of an experienced mortgage professional, someone who will help determine which financing options best suit their needs today and in the future. 2. Loan Application – It’s crucial […]

New Climate Research Center will Bring Jobs to Asheville

Excerpted from: Asheville Citizen-Times Staff Reports, April 17, 2009. Asheville will become home to the Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, bringing $32 million to the local economy and potentially up to 100 scientific jobs over the next five years.   The Institute will be housed in the National Climate Data Center (NCDC), already located […]

Mortgage Rates Remain Nearly Unchanged

While weaker-than-expected economic data pushed mortgage rates lower last week, concerns about the coming supply of debt needed to pay for government programs moved mortgage rates higher this week, leaving rates nearly unchanged over the past two weeks. Mortgage Rates This week, the economic data had little impact, but mortgage rates moved higher for a […]

Now Offering Added Peace of Mind

  Announcing Beverly-Hanks & Associates Job Loss Protection Program We are proud to introduce the implementation of a job loss protection program for home-buyers today.  “This is a great time to buy Real Estate! Interest rates are near all time lows and the market offers good value and selection,” advises Neal Hanks, Jr., Owner and […]


Spring Tour of Homes

This Sunday, May 17th, our agents are hosting a Spring Tour of Homes. Almost 200 homes and communities will be open to the public from 2:00–4:00pm. Just look for the balloons on our signs throughout Buncombe, Henderson, Haywood, Madison, and Rutherford Counties. Plan Your Tour Visit beverly-hanks.com/openhouse and see all of the homes that will be […]