Kate Wheeler's (countryhomesnc) Blog

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Real Estate Agent - Country Homes and Land Murphy NC Realtor
RECENT BLOG POSTS
   With our mild four-season climate, outdoor living in the mountains of Murphy, North Carolina is a year-round activity.  At our house, we greet the sunrise with a cup of cowboy coffee on our porch overlooking the mountains nearly every morning.  But there was no convenient place to spread out a...
06/08/2010
Stunning mountain vistas filling a 56 foot long wall of windows will take your breath away when you step into this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath ranch home for sale at 20 Ashley Lane, Murphy, North Carolina.       With 2,900 feet of living area on two levels, there's room for everyone to spend the summer i...
06/06/2010
           With incredible long range mountain views like the one above, a dazzling list of amenities and affordable prices, Grand Vista subdivision in Murphy, North Carolina had almost every lot in Phase 1 under contract within just a few months after opening back in 2006.  But today the develop...
06/05/2010
Sellers in Murphy North Carolina and Cherokee County saw a huge increase in activity in May.  Pending home sales rose 68% over April's figures as buyers entered the market after the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians announced plans to buy 800 acres of land and build a new Class II gaming facility...
06/03/2010
    Now that Grand Vista Subdivision has been abandoned by the developers, lot owners in the Murphy, North Carolina mountain community are asking themselves "How much is that lot I bought worth today?" The answer is "Not much, if you HAVE to sell it now." There are 85 lots in Phase 1 of Grand Vis...
06/02/2010
     Grand Vista Subdivision in Murphy, North Carolina brought a new concept to mountain land development in Cherokee County.  Four years ago, Grand Vista was touted as "One of the hot new  mountain communities" by Pinnacle magazine.  With its wide, paved roads lined with street lights and a list...
06/01/2010
                        One of the neighbors stopped by my Murphy, North Carolina mountain garden this morning to check on the progress of my latest landscaping project.  I've been hard at work turning a steep slope along the driveway into an easy-care garden area with color all year long.  The c...
05/30/2010
      Why gamble on the stock market when you can invest in a sure thing?  The long range mountain views make this 41 acre tract of land for sale in Murphy, North Carolina near the planned new Cherokee Indian casino a winner.  The property includes a cozy 3 bedroom 2 bath chalet. Move in while yo...
05/27/2010
                Luxurious private estate or corporate retreat - there's room for everyone in this custom built mountain home for sale on 16 acres in the cool mountains of Murphy, North Carolina.  There are private living quarters on three levels, including TWO enormous master suites and TWO gourm...
05/24/2010
Do you have a home for sale in Murphy, North Carolina?  There's good news on the horizon for you as a Cherokee County seller!  We know it's been tough for you as sellers with all the negative stories you hear every day and we wanted to pass along some positive news for a change.     Our busy sum...
05/18/2010