Highlands NC Real Estate, Think Twice Before Converting Garage

Highlands NC real estate

Highlands NC Real Estate, Think Twice Before Converting Garage


Highlands NC real estate

Meadows Mountain Realty, Highlands NC real estate

When it comes to Highlands NC real estate think twice before converting a garage. A mountain town by definition means people have lots of gear. There are bikes and fishing rods, hiking boots and canoes. So, what would someone do without a garage? No garage makes a difference when selling Highlands NC real estate.


Converting a garage to a rec room, office, or guest quarters happens. Not every homeowner is concerned about whether a car is parked inside or outside. But, what to you do with tools and gardening equipment, not to mention all your toys associated with mountain activities? Undoubtedly you would have to create some type of storage elsewhere. In short, a garage is a useful and sought after amenity for any home buyer.

While there are certainly ways to market a garageless home, your Highlands NC REALTOR will have a harder time attracting would-be buyers to the listing. Location and price matter but the impact of no garage could easily outweigh these factors. Think long and hard before you convert your garage and keep in mind what the change will do for the re-sale value of your Highlands NC home.

Learn more about Highlands NC real estate

Contact our team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Meadows Mountain Realty today for more information related to real estate in Highlands NC. We welcome the opportunity to update you on market conditions while answering all of your buying and selling questions. Let our knowledge and experience serve as your guide to Highlands NC real estate.

Click here to read “How to Market a House Without a Garage” from REALTOR Magazine.

About the Author
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES MEADOWS MOUNTAIN REALTY has been serving the Highlands NC and Cashiers NC areas offering exclusive mountain real estate and country club properties since 2003.

We recognize that there are many important aspects to consider in making a real estate choice. With that in mind, we listen closely to the needs and desires of each individual customer and work diligently to find the ideal mountain property or to sell your property as efficiently and effectively as possible. However, our job does not stop there.

Once you have made your real estate decisions, we are here to help you in any way that we can. It will be our pleasure to familiarize you with all aspects of the Highlands and Cashiers communities, including home, professional and personal services as well as activities, restaurants, health care and shopping. We will go the extra mile to ensure that your experience in the mountains exceeds your expectations.

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