Local Schools are Building Tomorrow: Education is a Top Priority in WNC

One of the most important things to consider when you’re thinking about moving is the quality of the schools. The schools around a home affect its value and its appeal to potential future buyers. Even if you don’t have children or they are out of the nest, you want to be aware of the quality […]

4 Certified Fresh Listings for Your Viewing Pleasure: June

Dozens of homes hit the market across Western North Carolina every week. Beverly-Hanks agents work hard to promote our listings against the competition. From social media to advertisements to print mail, we make sure you’re aware of all the great homes for sale in your neighborhood. Each week, we look through our outgoing mail and […]

48 Hours in Sylva: Everything You Need to Know for a Perfect Weekend

When many Western North Carolina residents think of Sylva, NC, they first think of the town’s iconic historic courthouse building sitting atop 107 steps. Visitors from out of town recognize the “all American” mainstreet from the 2018 Oscar-nominated movie “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”. But from its verdant outdoors opportunities to its innovative craft brewing […]

5 Ways to Live Abundantly in Bear Lake Reserve

It is hard to believe, but there are places deep inside the Blue Ridge Mountains that inspire wonder. Places where it’s still possible to get outside and experience everything that nature has to offer. With miles of lake frontage fringed by beautiful mountains, Bear Lake Reserve is more than just an escape from the daily […]

How to Describe Cashiers, NC in 3 Key Words

What three words would you use to describe the high-altitude village of Cashiers, NC? Cashiers (pronounced CASH-ers) is a tiny mountain community of just 1.1 square miles and 2,000 full-time residents. And yet it may be one of the most precious gems hidden within the Blue Ridge Mountains.  There are many words you could use […]

3 Historic Buildings in Sylva You Need to Visit

Sylva is in many ways one of the best kept secrets in the Western North Carolina mountains. Nestled between the Blue Ridge Parkway and Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Sylva’s thriving downtown boasts shops, restaurants, and beautiful historic architecture. Here at Beverly-Hanks, we think it’s always interesting to see how our mountain towns can change […]

Help Us Choose the Best Porch in WNC: Championship Round

Which Home has the Best Porch? Your Favorite will be Our April Home of the Month! Click the button below your favorite porch to vote now. Click the photo to see the listing. About the Homes: The homes featured in this week’s contest showcase the best of the many options available to local home buyers […]

Help Us Choose the Best Porch in WNC: Round 2

Which Home has the Best Porch? Click the button below your favorite porch to vote now. Click the photo to see the listing. About the Homes: The homes featured in this week’s contest showcase the many options available to local home buyers in Western North Carolina between $300,000–$600,000. Learn more about each one below, and […]

What will $800K Buy in Western North Carolina?

If you’re currently searching for a home, this is going to sound pretty obvious: Western North Carolina housing markets remain very active. (Just check out our latest Beverly-Hanks Quarterly Market Report.) Price appreciation continues to increase at a steady rate, but sales pace has begun to level out. This trend, though, reverses as you climb […]