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Spring Orientation 2022

Congratulations to our NEW HCAR Realtor® Members on their completion of In-Person Orientation. welcome… Amy LaBarre   High Country Real Estate & Development Anthony Floyd   Blue Ridge Realty & Inv. Blowing Rock Canzada Lyall   Regency Properties Danika Williams   Navigate Realty Daryl Thompson   Regency Properties Deborah Brandt   EXP Realty, LLC Ella…

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Congratulations To Jaco Gerbrands, a nominee for BACC 4 Under 40

Congratulations to HCAR Realtor® member, Jaco Gerbrands, on his nomination as ‘Rising Star’ for the 4 Under 40 awards presented by the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce. Sixteen members of the High Country community have been selected as category finalists for the 6th Annual Boone Area Chamber of Commerce 4 Under 40 Awards. Nominees are…

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February 2022 High Country MLS Market Report

The High Country is preparing for Springtime and all the changes it brings for our area. However, there is at least one thing that endures… the High Country is still bustling with real estate buyers and our Realtors® are eager to help them find what they’re looking for.
With a 13% decrease in inventory over last month, February residential listings…

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The High Country Association of Realtors® is proud to showcase our REALTOR® members that embody the meaning of being a good neighbor in our communities. We encourage you to check out our articles below to see just how brightly our members shine.

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2022 January High Country MLS Market Report

Realtors® in the High Country are opening the year with properties “selling as fast as they come on the market”, according to local Realtor® Leslie Eason, and reports generated from the Multiple Listing Service. Inventory levels are lower than this time last year, but…

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HCAR awarded RPAC President’s Cup

The High Country Association of Realtors® was awarded the RPAC President’s Cup – Triple Crown at the recently held 2021 NC Realtors® Vision Quest. Accepting the awards were Michael Cooper, HCAR Governmental Affairs Director, and Bill Aceto, Federal & State Political Coordinator for the NAR/ NCR’s REALTOR® Political Action Committee. The award is presented to…

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HCAR Raises $23,000 for Local Charities

The High Country Association of Realtors®  set up a Go Fund Me this holiday to raise money to give back to the communities that have supported Realtors® throughout our profession. Donations helped local families in Alleghany, Ashe, Avery and Watauga counties that are facing financial struggles and hardships. Funds collected totaled over $23,000 and were…

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HCAR’s September Blood Drive Recap

High Country Association of Realtors® greatly appreciates the public turnout for the recent blood drive event that was held on Tuesday, September 14th and was located at the Shoppes at Tynecastle in Banner Elk, NC. The association again teamed up with Blood Connection® out of Greenville, SC. Blood Connection® donated $610 in proceeds from the…

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2021 End of Year Market Report: High Country Realtors®

The 2021 MLS Market Report for the High Country Association of Realtors® saw agents finish out the year with records in sales volume and some comparable numbers to the historical totals we saw in 2020. As for December of 2021 the High Country MLS recorded 249 homes sold for $116 million. There were 289 homes…

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