National Industry Leaders Comment on Real Estate Markets

Recently, Neal Hanks, President of Beverly-Hanks & Associates joined fellow industry leaders in Colorado to discuss the latest trends and strategies for the ever developing real estate industry. While participating in the Real Trends, Trendsetters group several of the participating CEOs offered their thoughts on the direction of their respective real estate markets. To learn […]

Local Real Estate and Economy Experts Dig In

Neal Hanks, President of Beverly-Hanks & Associates and Tom Tveidt, research economist for SYNEVA Economics recently sat down for a discussion on how the regional economy is driving the greater Asheville, Waynesville, and Hendersonville real estate markets. You’ll be surprised to learn some welcomed good news about Western North Carolina‘s regional employment, in-migration, and housing […]

Aligned For A Real Estate Recovery

After attending two conferences in recent weeks, speaking with industry leaders, and CEO’s from around the country, one thing is clear; real estate markets around the country are rapidly gaining steam and candidly, faster than most anyone had expected. This is great news for an industry that has been ailing for almost four years. In […]

The Silver Lining In Today’s Market

Correctly priced homes for sale can sell in 90 days or less. If you are a seller who needs to sell in a reasonable time, not because of difficulty making payments, but because of life circumstances, there is a silver lining in today’s market. Don’t fall into the trap of believing that you must accept […]

Brokers Starting To Embrace Property and Lifestyle Video

Beverly-Hanks & Associates, Realtors featured In National Photography/Videography Blog Photography For Real Estate Tips and Techniques for Real Estate Photography Larry Lohrman Heath Cowart who works in Western North Carolina sent me this example of a life style video project that he recently did for Beverly Hanks and Associates, a large broker in his area. Notice that the […]

Live The Life You Choose (urban): Downtown and Montford

Live the Life You Choose, Urban Style “I like to think of downtown Asheville as an urban village,” says Harli Palme, who lives in Montford with her husband Kevin and their two young children. “I love to walk around downtown and Montford and view the architecture and the skyline, and to see people I know […]

Real Estate Discovery Center is Open

It’s official. On November 1st, Beverly-Hanks & Associates opened its new Real Estate Discovery Center at 1 Town Square in Biltmore Park.  The construction phase of the build-out came in on schedule in just a little more than 75 days. Inside the new Real Estate Discovery Center, the sights, sounds and possibilities of a life […]

Real Estate Info. Now Available On Your Cell Phone!

Imagine this: you’re driving around and see a for-sale sign. Pulling over to the curb, you open your cell phone. Seconds later, all of the information about that property and several others is right at your fingertips. With BHINFO, you can search real estate listings in a flash, right from your cell phone. Find information […]

North Carolina Surpasses Florida As #1 Retirement State

How North Carolina Surpassed Florida As The Number One Retirement State Posted by John Brady for Topretirements.com Florida and Arizona have long been the favorite 2 states for retirement migration. A new study from Del Webb, however, finds that the Carolinas, North and South, have usurped FL and AZ’s traditional positions as the favorite retirement […]

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 […]