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Who Says Maggie Valley Doesn't Have Color This Winter? - 01/29/10 05:14 AM
Sunrise yesterday morning from my ground-level vantage point was quite beautiful. The color didn't last long but if you were lucky enough to be up and watching it, it was spectacular! Speaking of spectacular, can you believe I found pickled ginger in Waynesville NC? Did you hear existing homes sales plunged? Jim Anthony and The Cliffs at High Carolina still standing behind Tiger Woods. [Doh]
Enchanting Sunset Falls at Bald Creek, Minutes from Asheville and Waynesville. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) The Preserve at Little Pine, Marshall – - NC Development with Equestrian Center. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Balsam Mountain Preserve, A Golfer and Equestrian’s Dream. (6 comments)
I noticed that Panacea added a great big rack (you can see it in the distance in the photo) full of their fresh, delicious coffee beans. Panacea is a great place to drink coffee, enjoy free wifi, enjoy friends, and eat good food (1 comments)
Maggie Valley and Waynesville Housing Market Taking Winter Storm To Heart. - 01/29/10 04:39 AM
Pending sales in Haywood County NC, including Waynesville and Maggie Valley, in January as of 01/22/10 totaled 9 (thru 01/27), with 6 out of the 9 pending transactions being ‘distressed‘ properties. The 9 pending transactions have an Average Listing Price of $187,426. Says volumes about our market, and our many overpriced listings.
Source: MLS. Data deemed reliable but, not guaranteed. Related articles by Zemanta Quick Look at Price Per Square Foot Numbers for Haywood County Home Sales. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Foreclosures Hit Record High, Agents Shift Focus To Short Sales. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Haywood County NC ~ 2009 Residential Real Estate Sales by Month (1 comments)
Want Something to Wash Down That Market Report With? - 01/22/10 08:57 AM
via dailybooth.com Posted via web from Susie Blackmon’s Posterous Related articles by Zemanta Off to Joey’s (BaconButt) House in Maggie Valley for breakfast. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Eye candy for me from Cowboys & Indians. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Reason My Market Reports Are Late ~ American Cowboy Magazine. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) (4 comments)
What Is the 'Average' $ Per Square Foot Number for Sold Homes in Haywood County NC? - 01/22/10 08:54 AM
Responding to a question about what the price per square foot numbers were doing here in Haywood County NC considering our present residential real estate fiasco market conditions, I pulled a few recent numbers to provide an answer. The last quarter of 2009, when compared to the same period in 2008 ~ the average price per square foot price in 2009 for the 190 sales was $115.09; down 14.62% from the same period in 2008. The sales to date (01/19) in 2010 compared to the same period last year ~ the average price per square foot for the 8 sales of (1 comments)
Cataloochee Elk Family Photo Added to the Maggie Valley Photo Group. - 01/22/10 05:50 AM
Laura Varney-Watts (lvlwing on Flickr) shared this photo of an elk family on my Maggie Valley Photos Group on Flickr. If you want to see more of Laura's photos, she has many more beautiful pictures on Flickr. Visit the Elk Information page on the Great Smoky Mountain National Park website if you want to see the elk on your own, or if you are interested in learning more about their reintroduction into the National Park. Viewing the elk is something you can enjoy just a few minutes from the heart of Maggie Valley.
(Photo credit: Rick DeMott) About Maggie Valley Photos If you want to share photos that have anything to do with Maggie Valley … places and things we eat, attractions we visit, activities, weather, animals, (0 comments)
If You Don't Like to Taste the Dirt, Don't Ride the Bull. - 01/18/10 06:04 PM
Banks Accused of Short Sale Fraud ... reported by CNBC. via cnbc.com The very interesting story can be read on the link below the video or click here. The Real Estate Game is Doomed (Not pretty.) Haywood County (Waynesville, Maggie Valley, etc.) photos Haywood County Market Report Archives (including Maggie Valley and Waynesville) Look around my horse, Cowboy, Western lifestyle blog, Horsealicious (there's more to life than real estate) Eye candy for me from Cowboys & Indians. via dailybooth.com Related articles by Zemanta Foreclosures Hit Record High, Agents Shift Focus To Short Sales. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) CRUSH IT! Great Book About (3 comments)
Haywood County, NC - WAYNESVILLE 2009 Residential Real Estate Sales Statistics - By Month. - 01/17/10 03:57 PM
The Average Listing Price for the 494 active listings in Waynesville NC as of 01/14/10 is $340,184, and the Average Days on Market for these listings is 279 days. The chart below shows the Waynesville residential sales in 2009 by the month. NOTE: The Average Selling Price is $213,201 vs. Average Listing Price of $340,184. Please click chart to see large version.
Source: MLS. Data deemed reliable but, not guaranteed. Related articles by Zemanta Haywood County NC ~ 2009 Residential Real Estate Sales by Month ~ Year End. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Haywood County NC ~ 5-Yr Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison ~ (1 comments)
Winter Views Creekside from Panacea Coffee House in Frog Level, Waynesville NC. - 01/17/10 03:00 PM
Met a good friend, Brent Ivey, at Panacea Coffee House yesterday afternoon for coffee while doing errands in Waynesville. These photos were taken from the back of Panacea which is along a beautiful creek. There's a nice deck to sit on and enjoy the outside air when the weather is a bit warmer. Panacea Coffee House ~ another great place in Waynesville NC to drink freshly-brewed coffee and good food, with free wifi.
Haywood County, NC - WAYNESVILLE 2009 Residential Real Estate Sales Statistics - By Month ~ Year End. - 01/15/10 11:39 AM
Active listings on 01/14/2010 in Waynesville totaled 494. The Average Listing Price for the 494 active listings is $340,184, and the Average Days on Market for these listings is 279 days. The chart below shows the Waynesville residential sales in 2009 by the month. NOTE: The Average Selling Price is $213,201 vs. Average Listing Price of $340,184. Please click chart to see larger version.
Source: MLS. Data deemed reliable but, not guaranteed. Related articles by Zemanta Haywood County NC ~ 2009 Residential Real Estate Sales by Month ~ Year End. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Haywood County NC ~ 5-Yr Residential Real Estate (1 comments)
Nothing Like a Pair of Chaps and a Big 'Ole Buckle Over the Package. - 01/14/10 05:25 AM
Or, why my market reports were late this month! Actually, I am wading through the end-of-year numbers for Haywood County NC, including Maggie Valley and Waynesville, and two things come to mind: It looks like our values will be close to 2004 values before the bleeding stops. We have many overpriced homes/sellers in denial. You can wander around the Haywood County real estate statistics/numbers here. via dailybooth.com Maggie Valley NC ~ 5-Yr Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Maggie Valley NC ~ Residential Real Estate Sales for 2009 by Month ~ Year End. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Haywood County NC ~ 5-Yr (6 comments)
Looking Down on Downtown Waynesville NC from Blue Ridge Osondu Books and Cafe. - 01/12/10 04:43 AM
Snuck into Blue Ridge Osondu Books & Cafe to see how the ‘new,’ expanded/combined store looked, but my visit was a week or two early. The expansion is evident, but not quite ready; however, it is definitely going to be an even better book store with free wifi, great coffee, and more room. Their cafe menu even includes coffee almost any way you want it (I like an extra shot with whipped), smoothies, and they feature very appetizing local bakery items. Magazines for everyone’s taste line one entire wall, and I even found a magazine I was unfamiliar with but HAD (2 comments)
Answers to the common question: “How is your real estate market?” It took longer to sell a home in 2009 than in the previous 5 years. The number of homes sold during 2009 was the lowest number sold in the last 6 years. The number of homes sold during 2009 is down 54.9% from 2005, when the most sales in this reporting period (0 comments)
Frozen Lake Junaluska in Haywood County NC ~ January 2010. - 01/09/10 08:12 AM
Lake Junaluska was quite a beautiful sight early several mornings ago as the sun was rising … revealing a frozen white layer that is an unusual occurrence here in Haywood County NC. I love the color of the first two photos before the sun crept over the top of the mountains and cast a different light on the pictures.
Related articles by Zemanta Are Those Frozen Jellyfish in an Icy Maggie Valley NC Creek?? (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Christmas Eve Morning in Maggie Valley NC. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) The Decade in Housing (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Spectacular Sunset Over Waynesville and Hazelwood, North Carolina. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) (5 comments)
Most active listings in Haywood County NC 'appear to be' overpriced (in denial), and translate to an absorption rate of 27.31 months and an average time to sell a house of 259 days. Sales as of 12/29/09 had an average selling price of $203,381 …. (see red numbers in chart). Canton has the lowest average listing price and the lowest number (significantly) of days on market. End of year numbers will be posted starting tomorrow (01/08/2010).
Source: MLS. Data deemed reliable but, not guaranteed. Related articles by Zemanta Maggie Valley NC Housing Market Report. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Haywood County NC ~ (5 comments)
Hey Cowboy, Have You 'Bean' to Smoky Mountain Coffee Roasters in Waynesville, NC? - 01/08/10 06:27 PM
Buy Local! Smoky Mountain Coffee Roasters is conveniently located on Hazelwood Avenue in Waynesville NC, close to special Hazelwood shops such as Hazelwood Soap Company and Cackleberry Mountain, and approximately 5 minutes from Downtown Waynesville. The Cafe smells delicious with the fresh coffee beans being roasted right in the cafe. Oh yes, they have free wifi! My choice of the freshly-roasted beans was the Deep Creek Blend because I like a dark (Cowboy coffee strength), rich flavor. It is absolutely delicious in every way! Whether you like mild or strong coffee, hot or cold, flavored or blended with your choice of (3 comments)
From Waynesville to Maggie Valley by way of Smoky Mountain Coffee Roasters. - 01/08/10 06:14 PM
Cruising back to Maggie Valley from Hazelwood and the Smoky Mountain Coffee Roasters and Cafe the other day was quite pleasant with the bright blue skies, the mountains evident in the distance, and white snow here and there. It was a nice, quick ride to the free snow boarding playground at the very entrance to Campbell Woods and Maggie Valley (left hand side of Dellwood/Soco when entering Maggie Valley). I do believe I saw fresh snow on the snow boarding playground this week.
Related articles by Zemanta More Fun in the Snow in Maggie Valley ~ Entrance to Campbell Woods. (0 comments)
Are You Confused about Tackling the Real Estate Auction, Foreclosure and Short Sale Markets? - 01/01/10 10:18 AM
The video referred to below, provided by Agent Genius Lani Rosales, is slightly dated but contains many excellent points to consider if you are becoming intrigued with but confused by the Real Estate Auction Market. Auctions, as well as foreclosures and short sales, require knowledge, caution, money (cash), patience and, at times, nerves of steel to come out ‘alive’ on the other side of the transaction. If you happen to be in the real estate market for a home or investment properties now or during the next year or so, there’s a ‘high probability’ that you will encounter and want to (7 comments)
Haywood County, NC - 5-Year Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison - YTD as of 12/29/09. - 01/01/10 08:56 AM
The 2009 Average Selling Price in Haywood County NC for residential real estate is inching closer to the Average Selling Price in 2004. The time it takes to sell a home (days on market) is higher than the previous 5 years due to (among other things) (1) overpriced homes/sellers in denial; (2) financing issues; (3) economy in general – JOBS. If you want to sell your house (and you have the option to sell as opposed to being forced to sell), price it right. Testing the waters only wastes time and money, and your home is not immune to the obvious (6 comments)
Haywood County, NC - Active Average Listing Prices vs. What IS Selling. - 01/01/10 08:39 AM
Active listings in Haywood County NC as of 12/29/09 are overpriced (if a seller really wants to sell) and reflect an absorption rate of 27.31 months and an average time to sell a house of 259 days. Residential sales in 2009 have an average selling price of $203,381 …. (see red numbers in chart). Canton has the lowest average listing price and the lowest number (significantly) of days on market. Please click below to see larger chart.
Related articles by Zemanta Maggie Valley NC Housing Market Report. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) Haywood County NC ~ 2009 Sales by Subdivision ~ Through 12/12/09. (buckingtherealestatetrend.com) (0 comments)
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