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Jane Basford knows that every real estate transaction represents the most important purchase or sale a person can make. Whether buying or selling your home or property, Jane is here to advise you throughout the entire process. As a local expert, you can trust Jane to help you secure the place of your dreams at the best possible price. Today’s market is complex — consumers are highly educated and exposed to masses of information. To be successful in today’s real estate market you need a professional who understands the area, real estate laws, and market analysis. Jane is dedicated to being that professional. In today’s real estate market, there is simply no substitute for a good REALTOR®. Whether you’re aiming to buy or sell property, a REALTOR® can spell the difference between a smooth transaction or a stressfully unsuccessful one.


Jane has over 13 years of real estate experience – 8 years servicing buyers and sellers in the Lower Florida Keys area and 4 years in Black Mountain, NC. Dual-licensed in Florida and North Carolina, it continues to be her pleasure to help customers find that special place called “Home”.  She keeps up with the latest tools and trends to make sure that her properties are marketed to their full extent, and as a Creston resident, to also be a first hand resource for buyers looking for NC mountain homes. Since 98% of buyers start their home search online, Jane is convinced that the Internet is the best place to market real estate. She uses online marketing campaigns and all they have to offer, as well as networking with other Agents to reach the largest audience possible. If you are buying or selling, rest assured Jane gives you her promise of Service, Integrity and Professionalism.

Jane and her fiancé, Steve, have been very busy building their dream home by themselves in Creston while living in their Carriage House on property with Deuter, their Maine Coon cat. Want to know about building in the Western North Carolina Mountains? Jane has first-hand knowledge & experience to answer most of your questions concerning building your NC mountain home in this delightful area of North Carolina!

Real Estate Professional History

2014 – Present
REALTOR®, Broker/Owner of Creston Mountain Properties, LLC, Black Mountain, NC

2012 – 2014
REALTOR®, Real Estate Broker for Creston’s Developer, Creston Realty, LLC, Black Mountain, NC

2004 – 2012
Real Estate Salesperson teamed with Patti Nickless, Broker Associate and consistent multi-million dollar producer for Coldwell Banker Schmitt, Big Pine Key, FL


Real Estate Affiliations

2012 – Present
National Association of Realtors® (NAR)

2012 – Present
North Carolina Association of Realtors® (NCAR)

2004 – Present
Florida Association of Realtors® (FAR)

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