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By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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The big rain yesterday effected us in Big Canoe. But now I think the rain that hurt so many South of us has left. The weather is wonderful. I posted one of the falls in Big Canoe a couple of days ago. Here is what we look like today on Lake Petit It is late September in our mountains but all is s...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Many of you saw the pictures of the relentless Rain in the Southeast. Atlanta was devastated in many areas. We in Big Canoe, only 45 miles to the North of the suburbs had a lot of rain too. Many of you have seen the pictures and the terrible damage. We have all contributed to help those who are f...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 5
The Fall is no time to roll up the Streets in Big Canoe. Real Estate here is still going strong. We have agreat Octoberfest coming up. We also have a Casino Night which will benefit the Big Canoe Fire Deptartment. Along with Hundreds of clubs even though the summer tourists may be going home, Big...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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It is Labor day weekend and here at Big Canoe Real Estate is on many visitors minds.  As Big Canoe is a great North Georgia Mountain community it is natural. We at All Mountain realty are busy this weekend. However if you are considering a home in Big Canoe talk to the pros here. Not only do we h...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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The Mountain Real Estate report is broadcast every Thursday on Wyyz Radio. Thanks to Brad I can now post it here as an MP3 file. The show below talks about all the things we as Realtors in the mountains do for our community . Enjoy I am currently working out some bugs with this so if you have pro...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Event 1 . I keep my camera in my car for photo opportunities. When I got in my wife said, "too bad you took the camera. There was a bear in the yard and guess what he was doing?' That's right he was Sh&&^^&^&ing in the woods. I missed a golden opportunity to have this photo to post. I would have ...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 3
Big Canoe Georgia is one of the best kept secrets East of the Mississippi. It is a community of approximately 10,000 Acres. It features 27 holes of Golf. A fitness Center. * out door tennis courts in a Beautiful Mountain setting as well as 3 pools one indoors. Big Canoe is in the North Georgia Mo...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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This is the last part in the series. I hope you all enjoyed it. The last thing we have not covered is choosing a firm to associate with. Like many other areas you have choices. But if you choose a big name make sure they are established in the mountains. If you are new to mountain real estate thi...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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After the sale You have a contract on a house and are going to a closing. What more is there to do ? There are a lot of things you should be doing. But since this is about the North Georgia Mountains we will limit those things to things that are unique to our area 1 Wild Life management. You deci...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Last night we had the Thunder, lightening,  and rain as the storm front moved through. But this morning it was calm and really pretty. We were up early and took this picture from our back deck as the sun started to come up over the mountains. Want to know why I am so blessed? Look below.    

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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In this part we will look at working with Buyers. There are a couple of different types of folks who buy in the Mountains. Remember 32% of retiring baby boomers want mountain property. So we will focus on the buyer moving here. Advise your buyer. If your buyer is coming from out of the area and e...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 1
In parts 1 and 2 we covered getting started and land sales. It is now time to move on to housing. In the mountains you will run into homes that are different from other areas. 1 Log Cabins. You will have buyers who want the cabin feeling and look at log homes. You are not an expert but it is good...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 3
The mountains are great. But a lot of times they present challenges to folks who like to walk or want to get back into shape and walk. In Big Canoe we have over 100 miles of hiking trails. One such walk is McDaniel Meadows. McDaniel Meadows is a wild flower meadow. It has been planted and trails ...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 2
The club House at Lake Sconti is a great place to relax and eat. Whether you are eating inside or outside you will be in for a treat. The dining room is in a beautiful building and can host good size events The Club house really does look like a mountain lodge from the outside. Inside it is large...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Jerry Hynes  aka to us up here as Hynes in the pines is a quality mountain builder. Jerry owns his own company . His attention to detail and the way he warrants his product is second to none. Unlike big tract builders Jerry is small enough to monitor all the projects he has going on. Jerry has a ...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 4
The Terraces in Big Canoe are a place where great things happen. The Terraces are owned by the Big Canoe Chapel. But they are not reserved for Chapel members only. Every summer the Terraces put on a series of concerts open to the general public. Some of these concerts are free. Some are pay event...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 3
When folks think of Big Canoe they think of many things. But not usually old log Cabins This home was built in the 1830's. It started life in South Georgia . It was moved and reassembled in Big Canoe. The beauty of this cabin is that it is being used today as a vacation getaway by the current own...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Last week the Federal cash for clunkers program ran into trouble. The trouble was success. This program makes so much sense it is hard to believe it comes out of Washington. After all if we get better gas mileage we reduce our dependence on foreign oil as well as help the environment. We also cre...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
Comments 9
We had a great deal of rain this winter and spring. It seemed the flowers and plants really loved it. Along with the flora comes the fauna. We have had a lot of fawns late this year. I was able to snap this one before it ran away. Being a City kid for a lot of my life makes moments like this real...

By Charlie Ragonesi, Homes - Big Canoe, Jasper, North Georgia Pros
(AllMountainRealty.com)
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Right now the second home market in the North Georgia Mountains is a buyers market. Sales are generally below last year. Overall about 15 percent down. However prices are still relatively stable although trending lower. The big dip is in the second home market. There are 2 trains running down the...

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