Which is Better to do First: Sell Your Current Home or Buy a New One?

It’s that age-old dilemma, applied to one of the largest financial transactions you may ever make: Which step should come first?  On the one hand, you may not be able to put an offer on a new property without the capital from selling your current one. But on the other hand, you don’t want to […]

Now is the Best Time to Move up to Your Dream Home! Here’s Why:

Your neighborhood is getting crowded. Your new family is growing fast. Your job requires too much of a commute. You’re expanding your Etsy business and need room to grow…. There are a million reasons to move up from your first home to something larger, more comfortable, or closer to town. If you’re a homeowner who’s […]

When is the Best Season to Sell Your Home?

In Western North Carolina, we’re no strangers to the individual personalities of all four seasons. Our mountains take on the spirit of the season: blooming in the spring, thriving in the summer, erupting in color during autumn, and then settling into the foggy winter mornings and (most years) dusted with snow. Local businesses and industries […]

Walkable Neighborhoods: Attract Interested Buyers with One Not-so-Obvious Home Feature

How much value is there to living in a community that’s difficult to access? As home buyers are increasingly focusing on community features during their home search, walkable neighborhoods are becoming a bigger and bigger draw. Today, we explain just what makes a neighborhood walkable, which demographics are searching for homes like yours, and how […]

5 Summer Staging Tips that Will Amplify Your Home Listing

Each season has its own set of advantages and disadvantages when it comes to selling your home. Our current real estate market is hotter than the weather outside. Even so, knowing how to prepare and position your home is important for a quick and beneficial sale. Here are five of our top summer staging tips […]

9 Questions You Must Answer to Successfully Prepare Your Home for Listing

If you want to get top dollar for your home, you need it parade ready. At Beverly-Hanks, we understand that this process can be overwhelming for home sellers, especially if this is your first time listing your home on the market. Together, your Beverly-Hanks agent will walk through your home to help you identify and […]