Now is the Time to Take Advantage of Tax Credit

There is still time for you to take advantage of the government’s $8,000 tax credit for first-time home buyers, but you need to act now. The deadline to receive the tax credit is December 1, 2009, which means that closings must take place by that date. Looking backwards, this means that offers to purchase and […]

Beverly-Hanks & Associates Receives 2009 “Best of Waynesville” Award

WASHINGTON D.C., June 8, 2009 — Beverly-Hanks & Associates has been selected for the 2009 “Best of Waynesville” Award in the Real Estate category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA). The USCA “Best of Local Business” Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USCA identifies companies that they believe have […]

GPI Ventures Selects Beverly-Hanks to Market the Fitzgerald Condominiums

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (August 26, 2009) — GPI Ventures LLC, the wholly-owned development entity of the Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa, recently selected Asheville-based real estate firm Beverly-Hanks & Associates, Inc. as the listing agent to drive sales at the Fitzgerald Condominiums, located on the historic grounds of the Grove Park Inn. “We’re very […]

Asheville’s Local Arts in the Washington Post!

Washington Post reporter Christina Talcott has just posted an article about her trip to Asheville and the things that loved the most about being here. It is clear that she enjoyed the music and the overall friendly and involved community that all together makes Asheville what it is. The first part of her post draws […]

Asheville Real Estate News: Pending Home Sales Rise for Fifth Consecutive Month

Good news for buyers or sellers of Asheville homes. According to a recent article on CNBC: “Pending home sales rose for the fifth consecutive month in June, easily topping expectations, according to the National Association of Realtors.   “The Pending Home Sales Index rose 3.6 percent to 94.6 from an upwardly revised reading of 91.3 […]

Second Quarter of 2009 Offers Encouragement to Housing Industry

The second quarter of 2009 delivered a bit of encouragement to those watching the housing industry in Western North Carolina. While year-to-date home sales demonstrate a continued decline over the prior year, the month-over-prior-year numbers have gradually improved each month during the past quarter. In fact, Beverly-Hanks & Associates sales in June 2009 exceeded those […]

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 […]