Asheville Regional Real Estate

Rhonda Carter's Blog

Posted on 07/07/2020
5 Types of Real Estate Property Investment
Image by Steve Buissinne from Pixabay Real estate investing is a powerful way to build wealth, as investors can take advantage of rent payments, appreciation, tax deductions and leverage. Additionally, there are lots of properties to invest in. If you’re starting to explore real estate as an investment opportunity, here are five types of properties and why you...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 06/28/2020
Choosing the Right Home For Your Family is a Process
When you decide to make an offer on a home, your mind may be flooded with dozens of questions and concerns -- several of which may involve money matters, while others are about the condition of the house. However, if you've had the house professionally inspected and made sure your income is sufficient to absorb monthly expenses, than you've...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 06/21/2020
What Do You Do with a Low Appraisal
Photo by Light And Dark Studio via Shutterstock In a seller’s market, comparable sales and competition can drive up a home’s price. This is especially true in a seller’s market where offers from multiple buyers try to outbid each other. And, while this sounds like a fantastic deal for the seller, a low appraisal can kill the deal....
+ 4 more
Read More
Posted on 06/14/2020
Seller-Financed Mortgage: What Is It?
Photo by Charles Thompson via Pixabay A vast majority of homebuying transactions rely on the buyer qualifying for a mortgage through a bank. After all, most people don't have enough cash lying around to buy a home outright. Nowadays, you have more options with different types of lenders and alternative financing companies where you can seek pre-approval online....
+ 3 more
Read More
Posted on 06/07/2020
Tips for Home Sellers: How to Capture Buyers' Attention
Home sellers sometimes struggle to stir up interest in their residences. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to help your residence capture buyers' attention, such as: 1. Craft an Engaging Home Listing A home listing should engage and inform buyers. Otherwise, an ineffective listing may make it tough for a seller to effectively promote his or...
Read More
Posted on 05/31/2020
Florida: An Animal Lover's Paradise
Photo by Paul Brennan via Pixabay To live in Florida is to live closer to nature than you ever may have imagined. For life-long Florida residents, this is something that you grow accustomed to rather young, but for those who move into the state later in adulthood, learning to expect the sight of a lizard in the bathroom...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 05/24/2020
Conserve Energy at Home While you Vacation
Photo by Clint Patterson via Unsplash It sounds like a great idea -- turn off your electricity entirely when you go on vacation and you'll dramatically slash your electric bills. While this works in theory, there are some considerations that make shutting everything down problematic for homeowners. Learning more about your options allows you to conserve energy wisely,...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 05/17/2020
Tips on Choosing the Best Home Improvement Projects Before Listing Your Home
Photo by bidvine via Pixabay Some home projects and improvements can't wait - a leaking hot water heater or a water damaged floor need to be replaced right away. Other, planned renovations and upgrades are optional. Consider not only your current needs, but the potential impact of any large planned upgrade on your home's value before you proceed....
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 05/15/2020
70 Our Memory Lane, Mills River, NC 28759 now has a new price of $464,900!
Rare Find! Amazing property in Mills River situated on 3+ partially wooded acres bordered by a stream. This move-in ready 3 Bdrm/3 Bath, 2900+ sq. ft. home has been completely updated. Enjoy the open floor plan, tiled foyer, living room, spacious kitchen and dining area. Granite counters with breakfast bar, master suite with French doors leading to the deck. Master bath with double vanities, jet tub, walk-in shower & separate water closet. 2nd BDRM on main floor with full bath. Great room w/ French doors and wood burning fireplace. Upper level features Master suite, and office/bonus room. This home has tons of closets and storage...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 05/13/2020
70 Our Memory Lane, Mills River, NC 28759 now has a new price of $464,900!
Rare Find! Amazing property in Mills River situated on 3+ partially wooded acres bordered by a stream. This move-in ready 3 Bdrm/3 Bath, 2900+ sq. ft. home has been completely updated. Enjoy the open floor plan, tiled foyer, living room, spacious kitchen and dining area. Granite counters with breakfast bar, master suite with French doors leading to the deck. Master bath with double vanities, jet tub, walk-in shower & separate water closet. 2nd BDRM on main floor with full bath. Great room w/ French doors and wood burning fireplace. Upper level features Master suite, and office/bonus room. This home has tons of closets and storage...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 05/10/2020
Reverse Mortgages - Do I Need One?
Photo by 3D Animation Production Company via PixabayIf you’re retired, own your own home and have trouble making ends meet, a reverse mortgage may seem like the answer to prayers. You get to stay in your house and you’ll have some extra cash to see you through. Before you run to the nearest lender, however, consider the downside...
+ 3 more
Read More
Posted on 05/03/2020
Open Houses: Which Day is Best?
Photo by Paul Brennan via PixabayThe Open House is just a part of the marketing strategy to effectively sell a home, but it can be an important one. The number of people it attracts can strongly correlate with both the number and quality of the offers you receive. So while you may not have the luxury of selling...
+ 3 more
Read More
Showing Results
1 - 12 of33