5 Things You Need to Know about Amortization Schedules

Am-or-ti-za-tion. Try saying that five times fast! In addition to earning you a zillion Scrabble points, amortization is an important concept for every home buyer to comprehend. After all, it’s the secret to understanding your mortgage loan and paying it down over time. And for a debt as large as a home, that’s a secret […]

What is a Zestimate—and are They Any Good?

Aside from this $128,000, Swarovski crystal-studded toilet we know you’re saving up for, purchasing a home likely to be one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make. Because, let’s be honest—that toilet would look pretty silly in a studio apartment. Establishing reasonable market value is one of the most important services your real […]

Your Beverly-Hanks Agent is by Your Side—From Contract to Closing

The process of purchasing a home can be complex and emotional. The services of a Beverly-Hanks agent can help put your mind at ease and bring order to a process that frequently overwhelms even the most organized. Our proactive management and attention to detail will help make your purchase efficient and seamless. Getting your offer […]

How to Spot the Next Popular Neighborhood First

Even the Little Mermaid wanted to be where the people are. Where brunch crowds congregate, so do popular activities, unique restaurants and small businesses, increased amenities, and job opportunities.  There are many reasons to buy a home in a popular neighborhood. Chances are, that’s where you’ll find your favorite hangout, or perhaps even your job. […]

How to Buy a Home in NC in 12 Easy Steps

Did you know that every state approaches the home buying process a little differently? Luckily, the North Carolina home buying process is one of the most buyer friendly in the United States.  Our Beverly-Hanks agents are uniquely equipped with evaluation techniques and market analysis tools to help you research and confidently answer all of your […]

Condos vs. Townhomes: What’s the Difference?

At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that every home buyer has the right to Live the Life You Choose. For many, that may mean a traditional detached home in the suburbs on a couple acres of carefully manicured lawn. But for many others, the ideal home—and its setting—may look very different.  If you’re considering buying a condo […]

Should Your First Home be an Investment Home?

It’s a weird position to be in. You’ve left home, perhaps graduated college, found a steady job with decent benefits, and saved up a small nest egg. First of all, congratulations! You’ve got this adulting thing down. You know the next step in your personal journey is to buy a home and start building equity. […]

16 Things You Need to Know before Buying a Home with a Well

In today’s day and age, it’s easy to take for granted how important clean water is to daily life. From brewing your Monday morning coffee to your end-of-the-week stress relief bubble bath, water plays a major role in our health and wellness. Now, you’re ready to invest in your first home or retire to that […]