Fear Setting – Don’t let fear make your decisions
When you are making important decisions does fear creep in? Do you struggle more with the fear than you do with the potential upside of the decision? There is a simple way to tackle this. Let me explain.... Read More
Why Asheville is GREAT!
So, why is Asheville one of the fastest growing cities in the country? It is no secret that this is a special place. Anyone that has ever been here can admit that Asheville has a unique and somewhat indescribable charm about it. The amazing thing is that it appeals to everyone in different ways. What... Read More
Have you winterized your home?
With winter weather in full swing if you have not done so already now is the perfect time to weatherproof and winterize your home. Here are some tips to prepare for the winter elements: Bring in outdoor items such as barbeque grills, lawn mowers, furniture etc. and store in a garage or storage space. Keep... Read More
Understanding the Loan Pre-Approval Process
When preparing to purchase a home, one of the most important things to understand is the mortgage loan pre-approval process. When a lender pre-approves a potential buyer for a mortgage loan, they are confident that the necessary down payment can be made and that the income is enough to obtain the loan. It’s very important... Read More
7 Reasons You Should Hire An Agent To Sell Your Home
Does it make sense to hire a realtor to sell your home? With the market being as hot as it is, it might look like selling your home for sale by owner might be the way to capitalize on saving on the commision. Here’s 7 reason why people that choose to sell their homes without... Read More
Local Spotlight: 10th Muse Coffee – Inspiration By The Cup
One of the things I love about Asheville is all the unique businesses and things you can find. 10th Muse Coffee has quickly become a local favorite. If you have not had a chance to stop by, you definitely need to check it out! Located at 8 London Road in the London District near Historic... Read More
The Importance of a Radon Inspection
When buying a home, one of the inspections you may be encouraged to get is a Radon Inspection. Radon is a radioactive gas released from the normal decay of the elements uranium, thorium, and radium in rocks and soil. It is an invisible, odorless, tasteless gas that seeps up through the ground and diffuses into the... Read More
Selling your home? Selecting an agent, Staging, Pricing, Marketing, Negotiating, the Appraisal, Inspections
It’s time to sell your home. Where do you start? Do you hire an agent? How many agents do you interview? What qualifications do you look for in an agent? What kind of marketing should your agent do? What price do you put on your home? Negotiations? What do you do to get your home... Read More
Find Your Perfect Lender
The process of buying a new home can be stress-filled, but it does not have to be. If you were to break the task down into more manageable sections, choosing a mortgage lender should be right at the top of the list. Here are a few tips on what to consider when looking for the... Read More
What do you need in an agent?
Everyone knows there is no shortage of Real Estate Agents in Asheville. Finding the RIGHT agent, however, is a decision-making process that should not be taken lightly. Buying a home is a huge deal and your agent can have a significant impact on this experience. It should be a fun experience, not a stressful one.... Read More