2 Proven Ways to Buy Smart in Today’s Competitive Market

If you’re even thinking about buying a home right now, you know that the market moving fast. Sales are up—higher than ever!—and supply is tight. Like, “waistband after leaving Biscuit Head” tight. Sure, there’s a little bit of wiggle room, but not nearly as much as you want to be comfortable moving. Unfortunately, this lack […]

Second Homes vs. Vacation Rentals: What You Need to Know

If it’s financially feasible for you, owning a second property can be an excellent investment. You can use the property as a vacation rental, or retain it for your own vacation purposes and hold it to use as a primary home during retirement. However, before you jump on that cute fixer-upper you spotted on beverly-hanks.com, […]

12 Key Steps in the NC Home Buying Process

Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions you’ll ever make. Having an experienced professional by your side is the only way to ensure you are making the best decision possible. Our Beverly-Hanks associates are uniquely equipped with evaluation techniques and market analysis tools to help you research and confidently answer all of your […]

6 Things You Need to Do before Joining an HOA (and 4 Things Once You’re in)

You’ve finally landed that raise, your kids are getting a little older, and you’re ready to move on up! Better than the east side, you’re headed to one of the swanky gated communities you’ve always dreamed of living in. And then you realized it’s governed by a homeowner’s association. You’ve seen The X-Files. You know […]

How to Find the Best Real Estate Agent if You Live out of Town

With mega-search sites like Zillow and Trulia, finding listings is less of a challenge than it has ever been. However, finding your right dream home still takes time, know-how, and often the help of a dedicated professional real estate agent. But if you’re moving to a new area without any existing contacts, how do you […]

Press Release: Now is the Time to Move up to Your Dream Home

Beverly-Hanks & Associates 300 EXECUTIVE PARK ASHEVILLE, NC 28801 (828) 254-7221 beverly-hanks.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Now is the Time to Move up to Your Dream Home   June 29, 2016, Asheville, NC—Despite the news recently about real estate affordability and inventory, the current state of the market is the best environment for current […]

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 new job is 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 […]

Commercial Real Estate Update: 2015 Recap

Commercial Real Estate In The Asheville (MSA) 2015 was a good year for commercial real estate. As predicted, growth occurred in the hotel and multi-family sectors, and vacancy rates dropped for retail, office, and industrial properties. Sales soared from 2014’s 296 ($378.5M) to 350 transactions ($485.5M). Retail and multi-family properties led the way accounting for […]

Home Buyers: Moving Up Will Get Harder in 2016

Equity Is Allowing Sellers To Move-Up, But Rates Will Make It More Expensive. As home equity increases across the greater Asheville, Waynesville, and Hendersonville areas, move-up buyers are selling their current properties to replace them with pricier homes. The recent improvements in home equity have allowed these buyers to put larger down payments on new […]