Energy Efficient Lighting

Energy Efficient Lighting For this month’s installment in our series on green building and sustainable living, Mamaw Love of Love the Green Team joins Asheville Cash Buyers to discuss one of the easiest changes that homeowners can make to improve the energy efficiency of their homes – lighting! On average, homeowners dedicate about 5% of … Continued

Backup Offers

Backup Offers As anyone who has tried to sell a property knows (except for a lucky few), not every property that goes under contract will close.  A contract can fall through for many reasons, some of them unpredictable and impossible to foresee. Many times, if there is a lot of interest in a property, a … Continued

PreQualified vs PreApproved

PreQualified vs PreApproved As either a buyer or seller of Asheville real estate, it can be confusing to understand the differences between prequalified and preapproved.  The two sound similar, but it’s important to understand their differences in order to be prepared and nimble on either side of the equation.   Prequalification is a “soft” qualifications … Continued

Asheville Short Sale

Asheville Short Sale No homeowner ever wants to find him or herself falling behind on mortgage payments, but it can happen to the best of us.  Often, circumstances entirely outside of our control can get in the way of the most carefully-laid plans. And, when they do, you may find yourself wondering “can I short … Continued

What is Energy Star?

What is Energy Star? Moving forward, we will be bringing you a new series every first Wednesday of the month!  Mamaw Love of the Love the Green Team will join us each month to discuss what you can do as a homeowner or renter in any house to make it more energy efficient and sustainable. … Continued

Selling Mobile Homes on Leased Land

Selling Mobile Homes Mobile homes, while they can provoke strong and polarized opinions, have become a popular solution to the high cost of living in areas like Western North Carolina.  While traditional home ownership may seem out of reach for some, mobile homes are typically much more affordable and, because they can be placed impermanently … Continued

Are Asheville Zillow estimates accurate? 

Are Asheville Zillow estimates accurate? The majority of home buyers begin searching for a home online, and most will find themselves on Zillow at one point or another.  The popular website offers listings and estimates for a wide variety of homes in many areas, but it can sometimes be difficult to know whether they information … Continued

How To File An Eviction In Asheville

How To File An Eviction In Asheville It’s never fun to file an eviction in Asheville – there’s usually been a breakdown in communication between landlord and tenant, and emotions can run high.  The tenant often doesn’t wish to leave, and, in most cases, the landlord would have preferred to avoid the eviction as well. … Continued

Real Estate Acronyms

Real Estate Acronyms  In this ongoing, weekly series of videos, we’ll explore a variety of topics in real estate, ranging from industry jargon and key terms to tenant screening and negotiation.  This week, we kicked off our series with an exploration of common real estate acronyms that are often used by industry professionals, but which … Continued

Thinking About Installing Asheville Solar Panels??? — What You Need To Know With Solfarm Solar Co

Solfarm Write-Up In Asheville, environment and economy go hand in hand.  For Mike Diethelm, that combination makes solid business sense as well.  Diethelm is the President and Founder of Solfarm Solar Co., which specializes in the design and installation of solar systems for residential and commercial properties in the Asheville area.  His business was borne … Continued