Cashiers, North Carolina
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Updated On: March 8, 2014
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Cashiers, NC Real Estate
Hidden among the rushing waters, jagged mountain peaks and lush greenery of the Smoky Mountains is a quiet mountain retreat called Cashiers. It is the ultimate getaway, a place to relax under the calming hand of nature. For others, it is home, where the backyard is a natural playground to explore. Real estate options in Cashiers, NC consist of detached, single-family homes, condominiums/townhouses, estates, and undeveloped land lots. The region contains North Carolina's most stunning landscapes, including the shimmering waters of Cashiers Lake, the Upper Whitewater Falls and the imposing height of Whiteside Mountain.
Cashiers is located in Jackson County near the intersection of State Route 107 and U.S. Route 64. While the community is secluded, it is not without convenience. Local country clubs and restaurants provide fine and casual dining for residents and those staying at local bed and breakfasts. Cashiers is populated with small and exclusive residential communities that cater to those who appreciate nature and outdoor activity. Locals enjoy golfing, hiking, exploring, biking, kayaking and water skiing. There are several reputable golf courses within driving distance; the best known of these is the nationally ranked Wade Hampton Golf Course.
Public education in Cashiers is provided by the Jackson County school system at Blue Ridge School. The school has an enrollment of about 300 students, ranging from pre-kindergarten through the 12th grade. With a student-to-teacher ratio of about 9:1, Blue Ridge School is a place where every pupil gets specialized attention. There is also the K-8 Summit Charter School, which has only about 175 students.
Cashiers, NC Real Estate Market: Prices of Houses for Sale in Cashiers
The range of residential property for sale available in Cashiers will be a pleasant surprise for the home buyer. The selection varies from rustic cabins to estates that showcase homes with lots of acreage. Most residential properties in Cashiers have lots of at least one acre in size. Prices for detached, single-family homes start at $350,000 to $3 million+. Lifestyle options include waterfront living at Lake Glenville, gated communities, golf course communities and village-style cabins.
Cashiers home buyers will appreciate the scenic views of the local lakes, mountain peaks and valleys. Subdivisions like Timber Ridge, Pinchot and Big Sheepcliff feature modern, family-sized homes in this serene setting. Cashiers condominiums and townhouses range in price from $200,000 to $600,000. For those who wish to build a custom home, undeveloped residential lots are available; prices vary according to size and location.
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Ken Fernandez, ABR
Old Cashiers Realty, Inc.
16 Old Cashiers Square, PO Box 1582
Cashiers, North Carolina 28717
Ken Fernandez, ABR: Working to serve your real estate needs in Macon and Jackson Counties is Kenneth Fernandez of Old Cashiers Realty, Inc. As an Accredited Buyer Representative and Buyers Agent, Kenneth has a reputation for being an excellent negotiator who has inside knowledge of both counties. He will represent you with honesty and act as your trusted advocate throughout the transaction. His tenacity and ambition makes him a REALTOR® of choice for buyers, sellers, and investors looking to expand their real estate portfolio.
Ken serves as a Buyers Agent for Old Cashier's Realty, and he notes that only a Buyers Agent will guarantee to negotiate on the client's behalf. "An EBA's job is to get the buyer the lowest price on the best terms," he explains. To stay on top of what buyers are looking for, Ken continuously searches on his MLS, internet sites such as Craigslist, and FSBO listings so he can offer them sound advice on when to buy and in what location.
Ken moved up to the beautiful mountains of Cashiers in 2003 along with his wife, Colleen, and three children, Stosh, Austin, and Erin. After working in the resort industry of South Florida for 25 years, the family decided it was time for a lifestyle change and relocated to what they now consider "home."
Ken initially worked for a small real estate company in Cashiers before starting Buyers' Only Real Estate in 2007 where he was an Accredited Buyers Broker (ABR) as well as Owner/Operator and Broker in Charge until 2013. Ken has enjoyed serving as President of the Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce from 2011 until 2013 and now serves as an active past President. He also sits on the Board for the Jackson County Tourism and Development Authority.
Ken enjoys all the wonderful things the Highlands-Cashiers plateau has to offer such as hiking, boating, and trail running as well as the quaintness and strong sense of community. Ken is excited to be part of the team at Old Cashiers Realty and looks forward to sharing his experience and knowledge with potential buyers and sellers.
Contact Ken Fernandez today to learn more about how having a Buyers Agent on your side will help benefit you and your real estate goals.
Cashiers Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 3rd, 2014: homes priced around $722,375 compared to $728,094 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Friday, March 7th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.39%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.42%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Cashiers NC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Cashiers to help you find the best home!