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 […]

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 […]

Best Places to Live In North Carolina 2012

This article, the eleventh in a 50-state series, ranks the best places to live in North Carolina based on three criteria: (1) median household income (adjusted for cost of living); (2) educational attainment (% of residents 25 years and over who have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher); and (3) property crime rates per 1,000 […]

Real Estate Investing

What Should You Know? MSN Money.com’s powerful chart demonstrates what a fantastic return investment real estate has been from January 2000 through November 2011. What is investment real estate? According to Investopedia.com, it is “real estate that generates income or is otherwise intended for investment purposes rather than as a primary residence.” If you’ve been […]

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 […]

Lynne Sellers Awarded Realtor of The Year

Friday evening at the Hendersonville Board of Realtors, Installation and Christmas Party, Lynne Sellers was recognized as Realtor of the Year. Judd Richardson, Lynne’s managing broker commented, “She did a fantastic job representing the Hendersonville members this year on the Board and the Regional MLS.  Her recognition was well deserved.  Congratulations to Lynne!” Lynne became […]

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 Home Sales up 18%

We have great news to share about Western North Carolina Real Estate. The number of homes sold in January 2010 was up 18% over January 2009, with many counties experiencing greater overall growth. Asheville Homes for Sale experienced a 26% increase while Hendersonville Homes for Sale showed a 28% increase over the same time last […]