Vintage vs. Outdated: 5 Home Features to Keep and 5 to Replace

When it was brand new, your home was the bright and shiny epitome of contemporary design and state-of-the-art features! But now, 20, 40, or even 100 years after it was built, it could use a little help. We know it’s tempting to take a sledgehammer to the walls and rip the whole structure to pieces, […]

10 Simple Home Improvements that Add Value to Your Home (and 4 that Don’t)

Homes in Western North Carolina are appreciating at historically normal rates, but not every home is “normal.” And for home sellers, it always pays to be better than normal. If you’re planning to put your home on the market this season—or you’re just planning ahead—there’s one sure-fire way to ensure your home is above average. […]

What can Your Agent Help You With?: Fireplace Service and Repairs

You’ve heard that it takes a village to raise a child. At Beverly-Hanks, we also say that it takes a team to sell your home. When you hire a Beverly-Hanks agent, you are hiring an entire team of highly experienced real estate professionals. Our agents have an average 10 years of full-service real estate experience. […]

When is the Best Time of the Year to Make Home Renovations?

So, you’ve declared 2019 to be “The Year of Home Renovations!” Congratulations. Now, you just need to get started. Renovating your home can be complicated if you don’t know what to do. If you’re worried about whether you’re channeling your inner Bob Vila or your inner Tim Taylor, we can help. Here’s the best way […]

Save Money and Skip These 3 Home Updates

Every renter has something they can’t wait to do when they buy their first home. Maybe you are eager to paint your walls something other than “antique white.” Maybe you’ve always wanted a doggie door or a backyard fire pit. We hope you’re able to make your first home everything you’ve always wanted! But we […]