Developer of Woodfin Cornerstone Project Drops Out

Since it was proposed three months ago, a condo development project north of Beaver Lake and the Country Club of Asheville has sparked controversy among local residents. This week, the Florida-based developer has withdrawn its proposal. Dubbed the Cornerstone development, the plans called for multifamily development amounting to 184 condo units, as well as 12 […]

Home Sales in Western North Carolina Rebound

Home sales are up 24 percent over last year Written by: Dale Neal Building permits are up 20 percent as the critical real estate market keeps digging out of the collapse of the Great Recession. “The news is good. Sales are up, inventory is down, prices are starting to rise,” observed Neal Hanks of Beverly-Hanks & […]

Positive Growth for All

As reported in our recently published 2012 Annual Market Report, the Asheville MSA ended the year as the fifth fastest growing metro in the state of NC. Asheville’s rate of growth surpasses both the state and the nation. As we look around, we can see the growth physically happening before our eyes. The construction on […]

Western NC: A Center of Innovation

On Monday, business leaders from across North Carolina met for the AdvantageWest Economic Summit in downtown Asheville. The topic of the evening was “The Western North Carolina Innovation Ecosystem: What’s Missing?” Our region is known as a center for creativity and is becoming better known still as a center of innovation. Mark Erwin, the head […]

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 […]

Asheville Land Development Conference

Have you ever wondered whether attending a particular conference or workshop would be worthwhile? Well you do not need to guess about the Asheville Land Development Conference (ALDC) presented by Beverly-Hanks & Associates. Here is an excerpt from an article the organizer of the conference prepared for a industry magazine. This is the type of […]