million: Asheville, NC: Would you want to have a Million Dollar home for sale in the Asheville area right now? - 05/06/08 09:24 AM
With all the news about foreclosures, difficult loan situations and home prices going down in the major cities in large states around the country, a citizen in the popular Asheville area must want to know, how does all that is happening around the country affect us locally? After all, all real estate markets are local. Even though the number of homes sold in Buncombe County has decreased dramatically over the last 2 years, the average asking/list price for homes here has risen to record highs.
In 2005, there were 3,892 homes sold in Buncombe County. 2006 sales increased to 4,101, but the … (2 comments)

million: How do you keep from being swallowed up by the volume - 11/25/07 03:26 PM
On a quiet day or "off-business day" like today there are already 42 pages of new posts.
Yesterday I submitted a post that requested some staistics that our local newspaper, the Asheville-Citizen Times wanted from me and would have required some effort on the part of the respondents, the members of Active Rain. The title was Survey: How many $1million homes on the Market in your MLS region?
The blog only stayed in sight for less than 40 minutes and was buried by all the new ones coming on line. It seems that the blog is one of the fastest ways to earn … (5 comments)