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LAND FOR SALE- Asheville Mountain Land Broker LISTING CHECKLIST




As I mentioned in Part 1 of this LAND FOR SALE series -  I saw pure potential in a large acreage, that might have appeared NOT to be in buyer-investor-friendly shape because:


• The roughed-in driveway into the acreage had disappeared under an intense bramble of grass and wild carrot.  

• Most all the acreage (almost 50 acres) was overgrown.. . .


Asheville large acreages for sale



As an expereinced Land Broker here in the Asheville area, I could imagine all kinds of beautiful possibilities. Could this large acreage look something like this with a bit of TLC? What do you think?


Asheville large acreage for sale- pure possibility



“Let’s get on our gear,” I said to my buyer. “ARE YOU READY for a hike?” Notepad in hand, I began a listing prep checklist. I would advise the FSBO sellers later...


CHECKLIST : Site Prep Large Acreage Mountain Retreat 


 1. Bush-hog. Call and schedule Handsome Masters- our land "curb appeal" crew. They will do basic bush hogging and cleanup.

2.Free the stream and cascade.

3.Free for showing the AWESOME features including the incredible huge rock outcroppings.

4.Make paths to the 300 degree overlook and deep, cool woods. And show-off that wonderful sunny acre or two.

5.  Schedule a Professional Photo Shoot . Video with comments.

6. Pests.  Call and schedule the non-toxic pest control  folks. (They can discourage pests from crawling on trousers and bare legs on the newly formed paths.)

7.  Schedule an  ECO-site evaluation with team member- professor and past President of the Green Building Council who can review the property for  a)appropriate building sites and development, b) solar, wind and other eco-friendly assets.  


His analysis, a wonderful marketing plus for our eco-friendly audience and for green builders, will be the centerpiece in the marketing strategy. (to be continued)





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Posted by Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro (Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954) over 4 years ago

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