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By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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I have posted with Bear photos, and I have posted deer photos. I have also posted big mountain views as well as lakes. There is beauty in Nature in the Large and the small This little guys picture  was captured in a pond in Big Canoe. I have to give credit to Justin the photographer who is the so...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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The active community of Big Canoe had its annual Hope House Charity Tennis tournament this past Saturday. I am proud to say that the All Mountain Realty Banner hung on the courts as we were the corporate sponsor. Hope House is a charity dedicated to helping at risk children. It is open 24 hours a...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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One of the great things about the mountains is you never know what you are going to see through a window while working on ActiveRain. I saw these guys and ran upstairs to get the camera. Got them Just as they were leaving the yard. This family has been through our yard before and the cubs are jus...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Take a moment to say Happy Birthday to Linda Carrig here on ActiveRain. Linda works and lives in our North Georgia Mountains . Here are some photos of her party . The Party was on 2 pontoon boats we tied together on Lake Petit in Biog Canoe. We all had a great time as the weather co-operated This...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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I am sitting in my downstairs office and through the window a shape catches my eye. I baby bear is walking up my back deck steps. I rush for the camera. As I get the camera and go upstairs to catch baby on the deck there is a HUMPFFF. Mama has arrived with cub 2 and is in my driveway. Junior scam...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Forbes Magazine released there top ten states to retire in and Georgia made the top 10. Given that prior to this mountain property was the second most popular place to be we thought we should devote a show to retiring in the mountains. Linda and I cover some of the do's and don'ts when considerin...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Today we will go over some of the things you can do to protect your home while living in our rural and woodsy areas. 1 Gutters. Keep your gutters clean. Embers that would normally not cause a problem can smolder and flash if you leave fuel in your gutters. 2 Branches. Look around your property if...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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This is an important post for all of you with gas log fireplaces or stoves. A friend of mine rushes home after a panic call from his wife. It is June 85 degrees and suddenly their gas log fire place comes on !!!.  No it WAS NOT some type of home owner timer screw up. The next door neighbor opened...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Looking for a green community to live in? Consider Big Canoe, Here is why I think we are a great choice. We are a mountain community. The other day while driving to a tennis match in our community  I went around a bend in our mountain road and there was a mama bear and 2 cubs crossing the road. T...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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This Sunday we had our free concert on the Green in Big Canoe. We had the Army Jazz Band. They were great we all brought food and drink for the fun. unfortunately it started to pour about midway through. So even if you live in a paradise like Big Canoe mother nature sometimes trumps all. Why do I...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Last weeks show focused on Second homes and vacation homes here in the mountains. This week we continue the theme. We talk more about rental properties and fixing up homes and then selling them. With rates and prices at great lows for buyers building wealth through real estate continues to make m...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
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BIG CANOE is a great place to live and a great place to party. This summer concert season is in full swing. At the Terraces the out door season is well under way. Here are the things you have to look forward too June 19 The Grapevine  Band July 2 U.S. Army Jazz and Guardian Band (Free) August 14 ...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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This weeks show is on our web site  copy and click the link below and listen to current show. During this show Linda and talk about all the things there are to do in our North Georgia Mountains. You may be surprised and the diversity. We go over prices for homes toward the end of the show and the...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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This weeks show recaps where we are in our market today. We also have a discussion on the role and need for a buyers agent. We talk about programs out there that are great for buyers. We here at All Mountain Realty wish you a Happy holiday this week end and hope you celebrate it with family and f...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Linda and I talk about some great properties for sale at the start of this show. Then we focus on those who are investing in the mountains. We cover investors who are looking to rent as well as investors who are looking to turn properties over. We are posting the show early this week as we will b...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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This weeks radio show focuses on folks who are in trouble in their homes. Linda and I discuss different ways you can try to avoid foreclosure . We also talk about avoiding a short sale as well. In other words we want to keep you in your home first. Even though as Realtors we are not financially c...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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It is getting near tax time. So this week instead of the tread we talk about real estate and taxes. There are a great number of ways you can reduce your tax burden through real estate. So if you are a savvy investor and have a good accountant being invested in Real Estate can help you overcome yo...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Once again we are having snow in the North Georgia Mountains. I have been here 22 years and have not seen a winter like this. So I am not showing property today that is for sure. But in case you think I am wimping out here is what it looks like where I live. It is really really pretty. But nobody...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Home sales in the mountains so far this year are flat. But a lot of that can be attributed to the more than usual snow and ice. I think this is going to be a great year for mountain sales. Dalton Ga, the carpet capital of America , is starting to rebound and hiring may be back on soon. This will ...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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What would the North Georgia Mountains be without the Mountain Real Estate report? Poorer for the experience says I !! Ha. This week we cover a great new listing that can be had for a great price. we also cover why winter is a great time to look at mountain property and homes. We talk about new c...

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