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A Predictable Transition: The Beverly-Hanks Q3 2018 Market Report

Fall is our favorite season in Western North Carolina, and the predictable transition of the leaves from green to bursts of color is one of the best parts. Our real estate markets are also going through a predictable transition. After almost seven years of growth, local markets are slowing. Years of high demand, tight supply, […]

2018 Labor Day Events in Asheville and WNC

Summer weather is still stubbornly holding out for at least a few more weeks. But for many, the activities of summer come to an end this weekend. Labor Day marks the unofficial end to the season: Vacations have been had. Children are back in school. There is a slight lull in tourism across Western North […]

Pick Your Favorite Waterfront Home

We may be in the mountains, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have our fair share of waterfront properties! From Lake Lure to Lake Junaluska, Western North Carolina is spotted with natural and manmade lakes that offer as much activity or escape from it as your heart desires. What’s more, we’re home to the French […]

48 Hours in Brevard: A Forest Bird Never Wants a Cage

Being a small town doesn’t mean you can’t offer some of the finest charms Western North Carolina has to offer. Just ask the 7,800 residents of Brevard, the seat of Transylvania County. The town has distinguished itself as an epicenter for nearby outdoor adventures, education, art, and music. Whether you’re vacationing or stay-cationing, Brevard offers […]

Planes, Trains, Automobiles, and More: Transportation Options into and around WNC

It’s easy to rely on taxis, ride shares, and car services or rentals when traveling to a new city. But in Western North Carolina, there are so many more options to be had! Check out the many transportation options available in Asheville and surrounding areas. Planes into and around WNC Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) Believe […]

Agents Answer: What are the Best Local Running Events in WNC?

Did you know that one of the reasons for Asheville’s early growth was the quality of air across the Blue Ridge Mountains? This spring, take in big inhales of our cool mountain air as you pad through one of the region’s many running events. Would you prefer a solo marathon or a family-friendly sprint? Are […]

Demand Remains High as Supply Sinks Lower: The Beverly-Hanks Q3 2017 Market Report

Beverly-Hanks President Neal Hanks has delivered the Western North Carolina Q3 2017 Real Estate Market Report. Watch the video below for his short report, or continue reading for a summation. Improvements in employment, rising incomes, and low interest rates are fueling the high demand for real estate in WNC. However, the demand is not translating […]

How does Months of Inventory Affect the Prices of Homes for Sale?

If you’re new to the exciting and fast-paced world of home shopping, it can feel overwhelming to navigate all the options available to you—let alone all the real estate industry jargon. But as unapproachable as it may sound, your agent is choosing his or her words very carefully. Each seemingly mundane real estate term translates […]

MEET CHRIS BATTISTA

Chris Battista is your local REALTORⓇ. Chris Battista has been a resident of Henderson County for more than 39 years—so he knows the area like his own backyard. Hendersonville is the “city of four seasons,” offering an abundance of natural beauty and amenities. Chris enjoys Hendersonville’s great outdoors and is an avid cyclist, runner, and […]

2017 July 4th Events in Asheville and across WNC

Get out the face paint and fly those flags this Fourth of July weekend! If you’re keen to venture away from the home grill this year, there are many great fireworks shows across the region. Last year, our agents weighed in on their favorite fireworks locations to help you narrow down your choices. But don’t […]