Discover Lake Lure, NC: Special Event

Southeast of Asheville and Hendersonville, in the Hickory Nut Gorge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, is Lake Lure. The name Lake Lure applies to both the lake and the town. We are a small town wrapped around the lake that is our heart.  The combination of mountain views and lake is superb and it’s no […]

6 Reasons Why It’s Smart to Buy a Vacation Rental Home Now

RISMEDIA, October 22, 2010—Lately, you’ve been thinking a lot about investing strategies. You have a small nest egg that needs to grow, but frankly you don’t trust the stock market. And while real estate has been somewhat of a rocky road in recent years, it’s still a solid long-term investment strategy—and clearly we’re in a buyer’s […]

Beverly-Hanks Consolidates N. Buncombe Operations

ASHEVILLE, NC – October 12, 2010 – Neal Hanks, President of Beverly-Hanks & Associates Realtors (BH) announces the consolidation of its North Buncombe operations into the 820 Merrimon Avenue location.


Private Mountain Communities Announces Expansion

Neal Hanks, owner of Beverly-Hanks & Associates, announced today that he is now a 50% partner and co-owner of Private Mountain Communities (PMC) with Harry Redfearn, the Founder and President of PMC. As the Western North Carolina real estate market continues to strenghten, Redfearn and Hanks believe timing is optimum for growing the company to […]


Beverly-Hanks 2010 1st Quarter Market Report Published

What a difference a year makes! This time last year we had just finished one of the toughest quarters our industry had faced in nearly a decade. While the closing numbers on the attached page indicate an increase in closed sales of 5.8%, it is the written business (pending sales) that is creating significant enthusiasm […]


Beverly-Hanks Waynesville Supports Rescued Animals Through Adoption Day

Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation is a non-profit organization that works to save Haywood County’s adoptable pets. Their mission is to take adoptable pets from the shelter and give them the loving care they need until their forever family adopts them. Sarge’s is able to take these pets to foster animal parents who love on them until they […]


Beverly-Hanks & Associates Recognized at Leading Real Estate Companies of the World Conference

Beverly-Hanks & Associates attended the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World International conference held last week in Las Vegas, NV.  The attendees represented 100 of the nation’s top 500 companies (as designated by “Real Trends”).   Leading RE teamed up with RESPRO, the Real Estate Service Providers Council, for affiliated businesses to hold back-to-back conferences. […]

Western North Carolina Real Estate Market

Overview of Active Inventory Trends To be able to establish market trends you must first establish a base period and then monitor the number as you go forward in the months and years. For purposes of this analysis, the based year will be 2008. How does 2009 and 2010 compare to 2008?  Beverly-Hanks & Associates […]