10 Magnificent Dining Rooms In Western North Carolina

The Most Important Room On Thanksgiving All over Western North Carolina #WNC, friends and family are preparing to gather everyone around the dining room table and enjoy the lovely smells of home cooked food, and the company of loved ones.  We’ve gathered photos of our most fabulous dining rooms from homes currently available for sale. […]

Hendersonville’s Main Street Is Timeless

Hendersonville: A Main Street For America Hendersonville NC has long been known for its historic charm. This photo is of the Syndicate Building on North Main Street now home to Mast General Store. The building is directly across from the Beverly-Hanks Real Estate Discovery Center. The Historic Downtown Hendersonville association recently published a video that “flies […]

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 & […]

Latest Episode of BHTV: River of Western NC

As we stated in our post on rivers May 10th, many of Western North Carolina’s towns were centered around rivers to facilitate manufacturing and trade. Today, rivers have become an essential component of the region’s lifestyle. No matter where you are in the greater Asheville, Hendersonville, or Waynesville communities you’ll find happiness near a river. […]

Job Growth Fastest in the State

As reported in our latest Quarterly Market Report, The Asheville MSA (Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Madison counties) began the year with exceptionally strong employment gains. Up 3.9 percent over the year, the MSA is the fastest growing metro area in the state and is outpacing both the state and nation. By adding more than 6,000 jobs […]

Hendersonville Full of Lively Spring Events

The town of Hendersonville, NC lives large for it’s population of only 14,000. There’s much to do and see this spring in this quaint mountain town. Below are some of the events we’re excited about: April: April 20 4th Annual Henderson County BBQ Expo, Hendersonville High School Stadium, a family festival with vendors, BBQ cooking […]

Live the Life You Choose: What It Means to Us

In the last few days we hit the streets of downtown Asheville, Waynesville, and Hendersonville, all in the name of December’s upcoming BHTV episode on shopping local. The constant activity of our local downtown communities and the great variety of businesses are fantastic, but we’re sort of used to that. Yes, we’re spoiled from living […]

Help Support Our Friends at the Flat Rock Playhouse

The Flat Rock Playhouse, a longtime, essential part of the Flat Rock community, is in trouble. The Playhouse is currently celebrating its 60th anniversary and wrapping up 2012 with two family-friendly  holiday productions, The Nutcracker and A Celtic Christmas. They need to raise $250,000 before the end of the year to continue programming and planning […]

Exclusive Marketing Agreement with WLOS

Announcing exclusive marketing agreement with WLOS Channel 13 to become the sole provider of online real estate content for WLOS.com. Featured content will include: Search capabilities for any property found in the North Carolina Mountains MLS Quarterly Market Reports detailing the health of the regional housing markets and the national trends affecting Western North Carolina. […]

Short Sales vs Foreclosures: the Prices

All distressed properties put downward pressure on prices. However, the impact of a short sale is nowhere as drastic as the impact of a foreclosure for two major reasons: A foreclosure, in most cases, leaves a vacant house in the neighborhood. Vacant, unmaintained homes have a negative impact on the value of other houses in […]