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Haywood County NC June 2014 Market Statistics Update

Scroll down to see your June Market Activity Reports for Residential & Land Closings, plus which price ranges were being shown in June.

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Haywood County NC Homes Sold Report for July 2014

Local Market Insight Report

Which Price Ranges are Showing in June

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1 Level Home with Great Outdoor Space Now $129,900!

 

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374 Woodside Circle

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-Subject to Freddie Mac First Look Initiative until June 1, 2014 (offers from owner occupants only). Home qualifies for Homesteps Financing. Property is being sold as is. Nice 1 level home on gentle, corner lot minutes to Russ Ave. Open living area, bfast bar, & sunroom off kitchen. 2nd BR opens to lrg room that could be family room or sitting room. Single attached carport. Nicely landscaped yard & nice deck. Up to $500 warranty for owner/occup.
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Guide to Buying a New Home for Single Women

Guide to Buying a New Home for Single Women

The life of a woman differs from place to place, as our fates may take different turns as we move forward, however we all have a desire to have a place to lay our heads and call our home. There is a given way life develops for all of us: we work on finishing school, then looking for a good job and eventually making a home for ourselves, however that doesn’t always go the same route. Traditional roles between men and women in society have changed and women no longer need to be a nurturing figure in the center of a family unit to be happy. All in all, we need a home of our own and family has nothing to do with it. The tips ahead will provide you with more information on what you can do to make it happen without too much hassle:

Guide to Buying a New Home for Single WomenYou will need to focus on budgeting if you want to make it. Its one of the first things you need to keep in mind, as a lot of people tend to forget the extra expenses you must deal with after a purchase. Your planning must include all possible expenses and taxes you can deal with in the process of purchase and after it. You may want to choose a slightly cheaper home than the amount you can afford. This will help you stay on the safe side so you won’t suffer financial troubles due to unforeseen circumstances.

  • You must also focus on understanding your credit score as well. Since chances are you will never have enough money to buy a home right away, you will likely need to use a mortgage loan instead. You need to make sure you have a good credit score you can work with in these cases, since it will play an important part in your dealings with the sellers. We often use our credit cards to buy things we couldn’t otherwise afford, but that only damages our credit scores in the long run. Mortgage brokers will thankfully give you more options to work with when you need them, so you won’t have to worry about it too much. You would still do well to consult a broker before you move forward with the search for properties for more help and a practical analysis.
  • You will need to work with real estate agents. Unless you have extensive experience with real estate, chances are you will simply not know what you need to do and how. Real estate agents will have that experience and will know what needs to be done as well as the market’s current condition. If you allow them to understand your financial capabilities and your personal preferences, then you will have a much easier time finding the perfect property for your purposes.

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Balsam Area Bargain! Now $99,900!

 

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253 Barrett Road

Balsam, NC
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Great central location between Sylva & Waynesville. Home features a private wooded setting with nice views (some trimming needed for year around). Wall of glass in the living & dining room to bring in the outdoors. Kitchen is open with plenty of cabinets. Bedroom on each level & lower level bonus room for gameroom, office, etc. Exterior offers great deck space off the main level, carport, & storage building. Few neighbors, but generally private!
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Contemporary Home with 180 Degree Long Range Views! $335,000

 

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5 Berry Patch Lane

Canton, NC
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-Exactly what a contemporary mountain home should be! Lots of glass throughout, incredible long range views, outdoor deck space & covered deck, & over 6 acres of land! A great feel the second you walk in the home with the open floor plan, fireplace in living room, exposed beams, & open kitchen. Master on main for ease of living, hardwood floors, office space, workout room, finished rec/game/pub room in lower level. Private & 2 car garage!
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Real Estate First Time Buyer Tips and Tricks

Real Estate First Time Buyer Tips and Tricks

If you happen to be a potential buyer on today’s real estate market, then you will need to have a bit of preparation work done before you can do your purchase. Doing so will ensure you’re not making any mistakes during your search and purchase. The following tips will let you find out more about the process of buying and what you can do to improve it:

  • north-carolinaCheck the prices for possible homes you can scout in your area. There are many listings you can catch on websites online, so you can figure out the situation to your advantage. You should also take a look at the local MLS listings for your target area. This will help you gather more useful information on the possible properties you can work with.
  • You should take a look at the options you have available by checking a mortgage calculator. You will have to do your best to figure out the possibly best options and a good budget that match your needs.
  • You must also check the total costs for your monthly housing, making sure you include the homeowners insurance as well as taxes into your calculations. If you want to understand what the maximum expenses you must deal with will be, then you can look for a home affordability calculator. You may eventually need to pay varying levels of taxes, depending on your location around the world. The same will have to do with the insurance escrow as well, so you may want to check with an insurance to get a good estimate on what you will need to pay. You will also need to check the prices of property taxes as well, since they should figure into your calculations.
  • You will also need to check on the closing costs of the property you plan on purchasing. You cannot overlook these costs, as they will also become a part of your overall expenses. They include settlement, lender and title fees as well as the closing costs taxes. Check the averages for such expenses before you make your purchase and go from there.
  • You will also need to check out the budget you can work with, figuring out if you can get a home purchase considering the previous things we mentioned. Never spend more than 30% of the total monthly, as you may be at risk of going overboard.
  • You must also check for more experienced real estate agents around your area for a good talk on the market and how it works right now. Ask for possible trends in how the market has been going and where you think it will be, figuring out whether its a good time for a purchase.

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Great Smoky Mtn Railroad Presents — DINOSAUR TRAIN!

ALL ABOARD – DINOSAUR TRAIN!

BRYSON CITY, NORTH CAROLINA -The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad is proud to announce its partnership with Rail Events Inc. and The Jim Henson Company to bring the officially licensed train ride event to Bryson City this season!  Dinosaur Train rides are based on the hit award winning PBS KIDS® series DINOSAUR TRAIN.

DINOSDinosaur_Train Logo 2012(resize)AUR TRAIN™ is an Emmy-nominated and Parents’ Choice Silver Honor TV series, and it consistently ranks in the top ten shows for kid’s ages 2 to 5.  In the TV series, young viewers join Buddy and his adoptive family of Pteranodons on whimsical adventures through prehistoric jungles, swamps, volcanoes and oceans.  For this event, families will take a ride on a real train bound for the Nature Trackers Adventure Area where young guests will participate in a series of fun and educational challenges as they unearth basic concepts in natural science, natural history and paleontology.  Also included are music, children’s activities, Dinosaur Train merchandise and an opportunity to meet your favorite T.rex, Buddy!

Great Smoky Mountains Railroad joins a growing number of railroads nationwide in 2014 for this officially licensed event.  The Dinosaur Train schedule is as follows:  July 18-20, 25-27 & Aug 1-3.

 

Tickets are on sale now and start at $39 per adult and $30 per child (ages 2-12).  Crown Class tickets are available on a limited basis and are $59 per adult and $40 per child (ages 2-12) and $10 for infants 23months and younger.  For tickets and event information, call the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad at 800-872-4681 or visit www.gsmr.com

Be sure to make your reservations now as these trains are expected to sell out!

About Dinosaur Train

Created by Craig Bartlett, DINOSAUR TRAIN airs on PBS KIDS® (check local listings), and embraces and celebrates the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains while encouraging basic scientific and thinking skills.  DINOSAUR TRAIN is produced by The Jim Henson Company and co-produced with Singapore animation company Sparky Animation with participation and assistance of the Singapore Media Development Authority.  UK production and financial support is provided by Ingenious Media.

About The Jim Henson Company

The Jim Henson Company has remained an established leader in family entertainment for over 50 years and is recognized worldwide as an innovator in puppetry, animatronics and digital animation. Best known as creators of the world famous Muppets, Henson has received over 50 Emmy Awards and nine Grammy Awards. Recent credits include the Emmy® nominated “Sid the Science Kid,” “Dinosaur Train,” “Wilson & Ditch: Digging America” and “Pajanimals.” Features include “The Dark Crystal,” “Labyrinth,” “MirrorMask,” and “Unstable Fables” and television productions include “Fraggle Rock” and the sci-fi cult series “Farscape.”

 

With additional locations in New York and London, The Jim Henson Company is headquartered in Los Angeles on the historic Charlie Chaplin lot, complete with soundstage and postproduction facilities. Independently owned and operated by the five adult children of founder Jim Henson, the Company is also home to Jim Henson’s Creature Shop™, a pre-eminent character-building and visual effects group with international film, television and advertising clients, as well as Henson Recording Studios, one of the music industry’s top recording facilities known for its world-class blend of state-of-the-art and vintage equipment. The Company’s Henson Alternative brand has recently launched the national tour of “Stuffed and Unstrung,” a live puppet improvisational show named one of the top 10 “Best Stage Shows of 2010” by Entertainment Weekly. henson.com; facebook.com/hensoncompany; twitter.com/hensoncompany.

 

About Rail Events, Inc.

Rail Events, Inc., a subsidiary of American Heritage Railways, has a successful track record in special events licensing, merchandising and coordinating THE POLAR EXPRESS ™ Train Ride, and PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express. With this comprehensive lineup, it is easy to see why Rail Events, Inc. is the nation’s leader in providing licensed events to the tourist railroad and museum industry.

 

Chink Log Home With Private Location & Views! Now $274,000!

 

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-The perfect package! Chink log home on a near level lot w/awesome mountain views! Unrestricted country setting. Home features wood floors, formal dining room, 2 bedrooms on the main level, & wood stove. Full unfinished basement for storage or workshop(or finish). Home is prepared for all w/ generator that can run for 2 weeks, own water source, high efficiency furnace, & nice garden spaces to grow your own food! Screened back porch & open front!
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Help Turn the Old Prison into a New Beginning – Ty Pennington Give Back Challenge

Imagine reclaiming the old minimum-security prison for the purpose of changing people’s lives. 

10152517_10152125301534652_1317610909_n (1)Imagine using the old prison kitchen to establish a new soup kitchen for the community. Imagine one of the prison dormitories being remodeled for a homeless shelter and the other dormitory being remodeled for a halfway house for those being released from jail. Now, imagine all of this existing at one location that sits next to the Sheriff’s department and the whole project being the vision of the Sheriff himself. That is what is happening in Haywood County, North Carolina.

Most of you have probably heard about the “Ty Pennington Give Back Challenge” on TV.
Haywood County prison project has made it through the first phase of voting.  Out of 300 projects, in 49 States, our project (Haywood County Churches and others) has reached the second round of voting.   Winning this would allow us to refurbish an old prison, in Haywood County.  It would become a homeless shelter, halfway house and community ministry center.  The Sherriff in our county is very involved in this effort along wth many churches.  Please visit http://bit.ly/1vJi54g  to vote now (Old Prison Becomes Homeless Shelter, Waynesville, NC)  #TearDownTheseFences.   Please share this with your friends!  You can also follow our progress on Facebook at Haywood Pathways Center.

 

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First-Time Real Estate Selling Tips

 

If you happen to have a sale ahead that must be complete, but you want to achieve the best possible results of such a sale, then you will have to get ready for it as flawlessly as possible. Today’s market is a fairly difficult place to deal with, so you will need to overcome quite a few challenges if you want to get it done. You will need to provide a good incentive for the future buyers of your property, so they can consider the purchase. You should keep in mind that its not the profit you make that helps sales, but the marketing approach and the way you treat potential clients that helps. The tips ahead will give you a better idea what you must do to make it happen without a hitch.

  • You mFirst Time Home Buyer Tipsust keep your set price to a realistic level, avoiding the temptation to increase it for more profit at the expense of the range of clients you can work with. This is one of the most common mistakes made by people, since it will essentially cut down on the prospective amount of clients you can work with. This will be like clipping your wings before you have a chance to fly on the market. You should make sure you understand that clients will be able to cross-reference for prices in the immediate area and how they scale to yours, so they will know if you’re going too far. Check the prices in the area yourself and decide on the range you’re willing to cover with your own.
  • It is possible you may lose some money with the sale, since you will have to make a tax assessment estimate for the property itself. You will need to put quite a bit of effort into making the home appear much better, while also addressing maintenance before you have it out on the market. This will require some good finances, but in the end it will pay off handsomely.
  • You will need to focus on promoting your property as best as you can, since this will be the major reason for a good sale. You may need the help of a good and experienced real-estate agent. Keep a good grip on the demographic you’re going for in terms of sales and try to stick to it so you can make the sale. You must also do whatever you can to ensure you work on a good marketing campaign. Posters with QR codes, website listings and more are all effective ways of going for a good sale.
  • You can add some bonuses to make the deal better for the buyers, such as covering the price of some of the utilities for a given amount of time, offering one of the appliances as a bonus for the deal and more. Doing so will make the purchase much more interesting for your potential clients, so they will consider it before moving on in the worst case scenarios.

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