We support Asheville’s Google Fiber Initiative

Beverly-Hanks and Associates, proudly endorses Asheville’s Google Fiber initiative. You can learn more about our community efforts by visiting http://googleavl.com Here are a few links to get you started: How to nominate Asheville in 3 simple steps http://googleavl.com/how-to-help-in-3-easy-steps/ 5 Ways you can help bring Google’s Fiber Optic Network to Asheville http://googleavl.com/2010/03/22/5-ways-you-can-help-bring-googles-fiber-optic-network-to-asheville/ Join GoogleAVL on Facebook  […]

World Renowned Author, Leadership Expert John Maxwell to Speak at Eblen Charities Event

(Asheville, NC) On Thursday, March 25th, the Andrew Institute along with Keller Williams Realty is honored to bring to Asheville the internationally respected leadership expert, speaker, and author John Maxwell to benefit the work of the Eblen Charities and the Eblen Center for Social Enterprise. The program will be held at Biltmore Baptist Church in […]


First look at house on Tiger Woods’ NC golf community

From WCNC ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Tiger Woods’ first U.S. golf course is under construction near Asheville. The owners of the first home in the community just closed on the house. The couple from Charlotte gave NewsChannel 36 an exclusive tour of the house. “You’ve got a panoramic view of western North Carolina,” said Kathy Levy, […]

Asheville Tops List of Best Places to Retire

A recent article on MarketWatch.com discusses the 100 best places to retire list, and highlights Asheville as the #1 destination. In fact, Asheville has topped the list since 2007. Asheville is a long-time favorite, said Brady. Part of its ongoing appeal is its climate (it’s mild year round); its location (it’s in the Blue Ridge […]


Beverly-Hanks & Associates 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 […]

View of 2009 Land Sales in Western North Carolina

2009 was another year similar to 2008 with the volume of Land sales significantly below the highs of 2006 and 2007. The total units sold over 20 acres in the seven county region which includes Buncombe, Henderson, Haywood, Madison, Rutherford, Polk, and Transylvania counties as reported through the North Carolina Mountains MLS was a mere […]

Western North Carolina Home Sales up 18%

We have great news to share about Western North Carolina Real Estate. The number of homes sold in January 2010 was up 18% over January 2009, with many counties experiencing greater overall growth. Asheville Homes for Sale experienced a 26% increase while Hendersonville Homes for Sale showed a 28% increase over the same time last […]

Real Estate Trends of 2009

As we begin a new year, we are pleased to provide you with our annual market report and analysis of Western North Carolina real estate sales during 2009. Prior year statistics provide valuable data and detail on what occurred in the market during the past twelve months. In order to fully understand the impact of […]

Tiger and Economy

The Cliffs at High Carolina stands by Tiger Woods Update: from the Wall Street Journal From the Article: ASHEVILLE, N.C.—Golf-resort developer Jim Anthony seemed to have pulled off a major coup by signing Tiger Woods to design the superstar’s first U.S. course at a 3,200-acre community in the high meadows of the Blue Ridge Mountains. […]

Week in Review – December 7, 2009

Last Week in Review “IT’S A RECESSION WHEN YOUR NEIGHBOR LOSES HIS JOB; IT’S A DEPRESSION WHEN YOU LOSE YOURS.” Harry S. Truman. Very true words indeed – and last week brought some market action when Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke discussed the recession, commenting that our economic recovery still faces “formidable headwinds.” As you can […]