asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: NC GOOD REAL ESTATE NEWS - 06/03/09 05:39 AM
Folks have been talking real estate here in the mountains of Western North Carolina. The news is good.
When it comes to home ownership, especially "green-built" homes,  and the economy both  state-wide,
and in our home town of Asheville,  (see photo) North Carolina's real estate facts ( see below) support our intuition that things are moving in a positive direction. 
 
Here are  a few of those facts: 
1) Six N.C. cities - Raleigh, Durham, Asheville, Wilmington, Winston-Salem and Charlotte - were among the top 20 "Best Metros" in the country for business and careers, according to Forbes.  Asheville  is  #6    
2) North Carolina … (4 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: Handy Q&A Page for First Time Home Buyers - 05/29/09 12:38 AM
Asheville, NC  
This morning I dropped by the  National Association of Home Builders page looking for current home building statistics of interest to Asheville, NC  real estate professionals and our home buyers. I noticed something that might be of particular interest to First Time Home Buyers, a thorough and concise Q&A Page for First Time Home Buyers.
 I'm going to remember this for our Asheville First Time Home Buyers (especially in terms of the 2009 $8,000 Tax Credit) possibly this could be a valuable Page for you , too. . .. so here is the link: http://www.federalhousingtaxcredit.com/2009/faq.php 
There are twenty-one (21) questions and … (0 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: First Time Home Buyers Demand Green in Asheville - 05/23/09 10:11 AM
First Time Home Buyers:Demand Green in Asheville  
Asheville, NC- May, 2009- The First Time Home Buyer has a good advantage these days. There has always been a place for this special group of buyers, but the $8,000 Tax Creditadds impetus to the mix. As a real estate professional here in Asheville, I have always thought that finding a niche that "calls" to  you is one of the most important aspects of success in this business.
Whether a property is commercial, residential or LAND/ acreage it is special in one way or another, and so are the clients who seek their first … (3 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: Distressed Short Sale Laudable Buyers' Brokers (Part 1) - 05/21/09 11:46 PM
Asheville, North Carolina May 2009 
I attended a seminar on short sales ( sales  in which the proceeds will be less than the balance owed on the mortgage loan) here in Asheville given by two real estate attorneys and a CPA. They have, it seems, the necessary experience to possess a good handle on their perspective on the short sale process and convey it to a group of interested real estate professionals. 
Certainly I gained a deeper appreciation of the distressed property marketnot only here in Asheville, but in the larger view.  It is complicated on both the buy and the sell … (7 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: Asheville "Scene " Around Town Photo Series: Mountainscape-Frees the Muse - 05/16/09 09:03 AM
As I looked at this photo  I shot at a very, very special location, a sense of possibility crept over me  (here in Asheville, NC, that is not too hard to do as we are blessed with incredible viewscapes at almost every turn--
yet--there is something extraordinary in the spaces I see here. . . and so I  call this photo FREE THE MUSE!and created the MuseQuest (just below).... so you can enjoy that sense of possibility, too! WELCOME HOME!
 
 
MUSE QUEST..fill in the blanks (poetically) 
•1.       The shine on a mountainside is like- ___________________________________
•2.       The leaves on the old oak … (5 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: Asheville GREEN and the AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT OF 2009 - 03/07/09 03:10 AM
AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT OF 2009- It's GREEN in Asheville!
Our  Green Buyer Clients count on us for a consultative approach based on understanding their needs and goals, so we keep abreast of trends insustainable design, development and construction. If an eco-friendly Buyer is on the lookout for objective, fiduciary advocacy and representation when it comes to large acreages for land legacies or careful eco-development, and "smart" homes, they can count on us!
Why? We do our research! Part of that research goes beyond local expertise. It involves studying the unfolding legislation that can impact the real estate market here … (1 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: Asheville Relocation, The Smart 1st Time Home Buyer, and Tax Incentives They Love (Part 2) - 02/27/09 01:49 AM
As I mentioned in Part 1, 1stTime Home Buyers, especially those relocating to the Greater Asheville, NC area want to know if the home (or land) they invest in  has a good chance of appreciating  over the years ... 
According to Home Smart Reports,  a research tool for 1st Time Home buyers (and others) that  focuses  "not only on market value, but also the underlying trends that affect property value in both the short and long-term.... and market conditions you need to know when making your buy/sell decisions ..."
The Asheville area gets an "A" for Low Market Risk Conditions. 
Given this, … (2 comments)

asheville 1st time home buyers tax incentives: Asheville Relocation, The Smart 1st Time Home Buyer, and Tax Incentives They Love (Part 1) - 02/27/09 01:31 AM
I love it when 1st Time Home Buyers, especially our eco-friendly clients in search of green-built homes and retrofits,  venture into the adventureof scouting out, investigating, and then bravely proceeding with their very first property purchase. HGTV has a show called Property Virgins that attempts to familiarize 1st Time Home Buyers with the process.
But the 1st Time Home Buyers' actual experience may be somewhat different. Certainly, for us, as "green" buyers' brokers it is. And there is nothing like being on the front row,  getting to be a part of  the flow, seeing the various emotions and expressions along the way. … (1 comments)

 
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