Home equity is increasing at record paces around the U.S. Unfortunately for many first-time buyers, that means that home prices are increasing, as well. In fact, the National Association of Realtors® reports that home prices have increased year over year for 74 straight months (that’s more than 6 years running)!
If you want to take advantage of the benefits of home equity, there are still plenty of opportunities across Western North Carolina to do so. While the number of affordable homes for sale is on the decline, there are still many great homes to be found—if you’re quick!
These four popular listings are still available, but don’t count on them staying on the market for long. In the last 30 days alone, each of these houses for sale in WNC have reached more than 1,200 views—and counting! In fact, the top listing received just about twice that!
Scroll down to see the most popular homes of the last 30 days that are under $300,000. Take note of how many views each has received this month—Each view means your time is running out to make on offer on these incredible homes!
301 Orion Davis Road in Waynesville
This cozy brick bungalow is nestled among gently rolling, unrestricted land just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and Historic Downtown Waynesville. Owned by the same family since construction, this home has been well manicured for decades and offers mature grapevines and apple trees.
Views: 2,339 | MLS# 3392092 | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathroom | 1,112 Square Feet | $239,000
412 West Main Street in Burnsville
Looking to buy an investment property? Don’t let this charming home pass you by. This home is immaculate amd move-in ready. This unbeatable location is only steps away from dining, shopping, and entertainment in Historic Burnsville Town Square.
Views: 1,931 | MLS# 3393527 | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathroom | 1,200 Square Feet | $128,000
5106 & 5110 Old Linville Road in Marion
This fabulous brick-style ranch is close to North Cove Elementary and Mayland Technical Community College, less than five minutes from Baxter Company, only 15 miles from downtown Marion, and 10 minutes to Lake James. It also includes an income-producing manufactured home that has been recently updated.
Views: 1,882 | MLS# 3384330 | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 2,160 Square Feet | $260,000
62 Silver Lining Way in Hendersonville
This fabulous, one-level home is only minutes from downtown Hendersonville! Grill out on the back deck beneath the stars or sit back on the covered front porch and enjoy mountain and sunset views. The fenced backyard is a great place for kids and dogs to romp. Ready to move right in!
Views: 1,275 | MLS# 3382123 | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath | 1,855 Square Feet | $290,000
All real estate is local. In order to make confident real estate decisions, we believe it is important for you to have timely and neighborhood-specific information. If you would like more information about these popular homes under $300,000, our experts at Beverly-Hanks are here to help. Contact us today to speak with a Beverly-Hanks real estate agent about buying homes and land in Western North Carolina.