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 […]

Will the Next Recession Crush Home Values?

According to most economic experts, a recession is likely to occur in the next 12–24 months. 47% of those experts predict a recession in 2020. If those words send you running toward your safe room, you’re not alone. After the losses many people took in 2008 and its aftermath, it’s understandable to fear the “R” […]

10 Ceiling Styles that will Make Your Home More Luxurious

What features of your home do you see when you’re at your most relaxed? When you’re laying in bed on a lazy Saturday morning. When you’re lounging on the couch after a long day at work. What is it that you inevitably end up staring at? The ceiling. Ceilings might seem like an overlooked home […]

Quiz: How Many of these Mortgage Abbreviations do You Know?

The home mortgage process is more complicated than it used to be. Well-qualified people often find themselves delayed or even unable to close due to lender-mandated, last-minute changes and requests. Nothing is worse than finding the perfect home, and then having circumstances out of your control prevent you from realizing that dream. And in many […]

Quiz: How Many of these 9 Home Abbreviations do You Know?

It’s a fast-paced real estate market, out there. So buyers need to be armed upfront with as much information about a home as possible to narrow their choices. In addition to quality professional photography, a property’s listing description is the most important feature that allows buyers to learn a home’s story before they see it […]

How Do Absolute Real Estate Auctions Work, and What Can I Expect at 98 Raven Cliff Lane?

On October 24, 2017, something special will be happening in the Asheville area: The luxury property at 98 Raven Cliff Lane in Arden will be sold in an absolute auction. Beverly-Hanks is excited to be working with the seller and auction house on this one-of-a-kind sale. If you have been keeping an eye on this […]

How does Months of Inventory Affect the Prices of Homes for Sale?

If you’re new to the exciting and fast-paced world of home shopping, it can feel overwhelming to navigate all the options available to you—let alone all the real estate industry jargon. But as unapproachable as it may sound, your agent is choosing his or her words very carefully. Each seemingly mundane real estate term translates […]

Financial CHOICE Act Aims to Replace Much of Dodd-Frank

With so many stories in the news right now, it’s easy for some to fall through the cracks—even one with potentially wide-ranging effects. Last week, the House of Representatives passed a bill approving the Financial CHOICE Act, which in many ways negates 2010’s Dodd-Frank Act. For a very cursory look at both acts, how they […]