Kate Wheeler's (countryhomesnc) Blog

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Real Estate Agent - Country Homes and Land Murphy NC Realtor
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It's a Snow Day!  I'm giddy as a child over this unexpected gift of TIME from the Universe.  Here in the North Carolina mountains  I've learned that when school is canceled, everything else is too.  Then, by around noon, the sun has come out, the snow has melted and the entire population goes to ...
12/12/2010
It's been a tough year for those of us in the real estate business. And Christmas with its endless opportunities to spend money we just don't have can be a very anxious and depressing time. Instead of enjoying this seasonal celebration of peace and love, we can end up feeling stressed, deprived a...
12/12/2010
November home sales in Murphy North Carolina and Cherokee County showed a large increase over those in October.  Activity picked up at the beginning of the month, perhaps reflecting renewed consumer confidence in the wake of the election, and stayed strong throughout the entire month. There were ...
12/03/2010
A real estate scam that stretched from Florida to California is being investigated by the FBI with documents provided by a Murphy North Carolina business owner who uncovered the fraudulent transactions. Sheridan Snyder, owner of Matrix Title Solutions Inc. in Murphy North Carolina, has reviewed t...
12/02/2010
                     I didn't need the calendar to tell me it was December 1st this morning.  A look out the window at a dusting of snowflakes on the deck was all it took to get me in the mood for Christmas here in the mountains of Murphy North Carolina. This is the earliest snowfall I've seen on...
12/01/2010
                   If you're tired of buying sweaters and ties at the mall, why not do your Christmas shopping this year at the Fireside Sale at John C. Cambell Folk School in the Brasstown community of Murphy, North Carolina?  Over 50 artists will showcase the best of their handmade crafts this ...
11/29/2010
                     If you love the sweeping vistas of long range mountain views, take a look at what Ivy Bend Mountain Homes has to offer.  You can see all the way to mountain ranges in Georgia and Tennessee from our upper ridge.  Here's the view from Lot 51 at Ivy Bend Mountain Homes  in Murph...
11/20/2010
  Do you dream of an escape...of being in a place where the mountains embrace you and the cool breeze blows through your soul bringing calm to a hurried life? Then this 3 bedroom 2 bath home for sale at 54 Terrace Run in Murphy, NC  may be exactly what you're searching for. It's just been listed ...
11/19/2010
     Dreaming of a home in the cool North Carolina mountains?  Forget foreclosures and short sales - you can have a brand new 2 bedroom 2 bath home on an acre lot with mountain views for $139,900 at Ivy Bend Mountain Home subdivision in Murphy North Carolina. Country Homes and Land is proud to in...
11/18/2010
Looking for the perfect mountain getaway? Just listed at $175,000 this 2 bedroom 2 bath ranch home for sale at 41 Waxwing Trail in Murphy North Carolina has everything you're looking for. It's located on nearly an acre in Country Mountain Ridge, a community with gentle paved roads winding past wo...
11/17/2010