2018 Real Estate Market High – Broker Changes
Home sales in Cashiers and Highlands saw another high in 2018. Landmark Realty Group has also seen themselves as the top selling real estate firm on the plateau for the last 6 years. This broker has now joined forces with Landmark. How do these changes affect you?
“Gray Skies, but Hot Homes Selling”
Yes, home sales have declined. Hey, it’s November! They always drop off. Still, the over all indicators show that 2018 is our best housing market in 5 years! As the trend will most likely tend to slow down through January, sells will start to creep back up again, soon. What can you do to be ready for the next big selling season?
“Leaves Fall, Temps Fall, Real Estate…”
A lot has been falling in Highlands, Cashiers and Glenville area. Even real estate has dropped, but that’s not a bad thing. Looking at comparison years, this is typical. Yet market still looks strong overall.
“Life Is Flux”
So it has been attributed as being said by the Philosopher Heraclitus. This basically means the only constant in life is change. However, change can go both ways; some is good and others are bad. How are we doing in the Highlands/Cashiers real estate market?
Strength in Numbers
While the number of home sales in Highlands/Cashiers area have not climbed, buyers have shown a favorable increase in the purchase of higher priced homes. This would seem to indicate a stronger second home market is on the rise.
Home Sales Worst Since 2015
While this statement is true, it’s no cause for alarm. Overall market trends and signs for the Highlands/Cashiers Real Estate Market have many positive indicators. Many more homes are currently under contract and inventory is reducing. Let’s take a closer look at the market before we make any drastic decisions.
Highlands/Cashiers Real Estate Market Heating Up
Whiles the real estate market for Highlands, Cashiers, Glenville and surrounding areas has been somewhat sluggish in the past, things have really heated up. Homes sales are the highest they’ve been in years. Land has seen a slight increase. Is this good news or bad news?
Highlands/Cashiers Real Estate Market Holding Promise
Real Estate can be fickle. Many new brokers may not last because they simply don’t understand markets and that not all markets are the same. While some markets have been doing well for some time, Highlands/Cashiers area has had its struggles. Current trends are on the upside and may soon bring some relief to many Sellers and their agents. Continue reading “Up, Up and Away…” Highlands, Cashiers Real Estate
A Change in The Weather
Bald Rock in Sapphire, NC is a beautiful development. My wife and I are staying on top of the mountain there this week. The views are endless and it’s exciting to see the change in the weather, as seen in the photograph above from the porch. However, the weather is not the only change. Real Estate in Highlands and Cashiers area is seeing remarkable change. This is just spring. What does this summer hold for real estate sales in the area? Continue reading Real Estate at Its Best?
Change is Coming, Fast!
We are definitely enjoying the warmer climate in the mountains. Tree’s are budding, bluets are showing, nice breezes, and people are getting outside. It seems the worst is behind us. The real estate market in Highlands/Cashiers is seeing a great change as well. Will it get as hot as our Summer Temps? Continue reading A New Real Estate Market for Cashiers