Tidbits, advice and listings from the High Country of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, covering Boone, Blowing Rock, Linville, Banner Elk, Fleetwood, Jefferson & Foscoe.
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Here is a very short survey entitled, Green Home,,,What I Want in Mine. Take the survey if you have time. We'd love to have your opinions. We'll report the results next month. Come back soon. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=xzW1ZpELLIZxAP5UzIsJ_2bw_3d_3d
This one is special. Brand New on top of a mountain with long range views. Because you will be climbing a mountain, the price set for this one is far less than were it two miles down the road. But once you get used to Grady Winkler Road, residents there tell me you "don't ever give it a ...
I love to shop Locally, for myself as well as my client. I have tried to get info from any LOCAL ANY bank as to if they do any work witha green mortgage. Of those dozen i contacted REPEATEDLY, only two have responded, and they basically said "I don't think we do those." And that wa...
I had no idea that Asheville which is one of our top close markets was overvalued. There is much Green thinking and building going on in Asheville, but one would think that has little to do with this big of a jump above average price. Just thought this interesting to find that this city just 85 m...
If you are up this way (Boone, NC) please stop by our expo. We are finally all set to go with a dozen speakers. The entire "speech" presentation time will total one hour or thereabouts. Then the floor will open to questions from the audience. After which we will break for refreshments a...
ENERTIA HOME This is a self sustaining home, with radiant in floor heat. The heat is provided from Solar Hot Water panels mounted on the roof. Domestic Hot Water is also supplied from these panels though a separated (No mingling of heat water and domestic). For power, there are also Photovoltaic...
Okay, I am dumbfounded now. Just talking on the phone with my sister, who is one of the smartest human beings on the planet, about referrals. We have had the "before anyone in the family even calls a Realtor...Call Aunt Judy first." discussion adfinitum. I am a REALTOR® in North Carolin...