How Many Certifications Do You Need to be a Property Manager in NC?

Stuck in a dead-end job and ready for a fresh start? ‘Tis the season to begin planning for big changes in the year ahead. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment in property management will grow 8% through 2024. If property management is something you’ve always dreamed of, now could be the time to […]

8 Industrial Building Types and How to Decide which is Best for You

There’s office space. Fairly straight forward. There’s retail space. Yep, that makes sense. But then there’s “industrial space.” If you need a great commercial space for your business, and you don’t think office or retail fits the bill, you probably need an industrial space. But what, exactly, does that entail? Will you just be stuck […]

Is “Average Asking Price” the Best Metric for Predicting Home Values?

As local homeowners ourselves, we at Beverly-Hanks understand that affordability is an important and ongoing issue across Western North Carolina. Anytime we see people reference the “average asking price” of a community, we get concerned. That term dramatically overstates local market conditions for two reasons: one is the use of “asking price” as a value […]

What’s the State of the Luxury Real Estate Market in WNC Right Now?

The Western North Carolina housing market was a wild ride in 2020! This was especially true for our luxury market segments, which showed remarkable growth as affluent buyers chose to leave larger metros for the peace and solitude of our mountains. We’re not even through the first quarter of 2021, but we’re already seeing that […]

What’s an Affordable Price for Land Right Now?

Of all the oft-quoted figures on the internet, we reckon Mark Twain is probably in the top five. So, we hope you won’t be disappointed if we start with a quote from him today. He once wrote: “Buy land, they aren’t making it anymore.” Mark Twain You know, he has a good point. But with […]

5 Simple Graphs Proving This Is NOT Like the Last Time: Part III

With all of the volatility in the stock market and uncertainty about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have heard concerns we may be headed for another housing crash like the one we experienced from 2006–2008. That feeling is understandable, but we’re here to tell you that should be the least of your worries.  It’s tempting to […]

5 Simple Graphs Proving This Is NOT Like the Last Time: Part II

With all of the volatility in the stock market and uncertainty about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have heard concerns we may be headed for another housing crash like the one we experienced from 2006–2008. That feeling is understandable, but we’re here to tell you that should be the least of your worries.  It’s tempting to […]

5 Simple Graphs Proving This Is NOT Like the Last Time: Part I

With all of the volatility in the stock market and uncertainty about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have heard concerns we may be headed for another housing crash like the one we experienced from 2006–2008. That feeling is understandable, but we’re here to tell you that should be the least of your worries.  Ali Wolf, Director […]