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GEORGIA’S LAKE COUNTRY: LAKE OCONEE, LAKE SINCLAIR

HOME & LIFESTYLE GUIDE Volume 18, Issue 8

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LUXURY HOMES PULLOUT

Best of Both Worlds! LUXURY LAKE ACCESS HOME ON REYNOLDS NATIONAL COURSE! See Page 25 For Details! To Advertise, Contact: MARK KLEIN TREBLakeArea@gmail.com

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RARE & UNIQUE PRISTINE

4 BR/4.5 BA w/upgrades galore. Open floor plan is perfect for entertaining. Two-story screened-in porch, two fireplaces & hot tub. Walking distance to Lake. Looking for value? This Del Webb home is it!! MLS#49345, PRICED BELOW TAX ASSESSOR’S VALUE-Now $554,900

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Premium cul-de-sac privacy & amazing view! Max Upgrades throughout. Dunwoody Way Floor Plan! If you want to downsize & simplify but NOT sacrifice quality then this home is a MUST SEE! MLS#46405 $739,000 G TIN LIS W E N

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MUIRFIELD VILLA IN THE LOCK & LEAVE SECTION OF DEL WEBB!

Pilot Built Custom Home in Reynolds Landing. Unbelievable attention to detail & Located on a beautiful pond w/ distant views of Lake Oconee. So many upgrades - this is a Must See Home! MLS#49570 $689,000

This home has the office located at the front of the home, and it sits on a beautiful lot w/ private backyard, screened porch, & expanded patio. MLS#51159 $223,900

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STUNNING SETTING OF BEAUTIFULLY MAINTAINED 3.25 ACRES.

BEAUTIFUL & EASY LIVING WITH GOLF COURSE & LAKE VIEWS!

DON’T MISS THIS DEL WEBB CUMBERLAND HALL WITH SEASONAL LAKE VIEW!

5 BD/3 BA. Upstairs boasts a large loft/sitting room. Shed/summer building on flowing stream & inground pool. Easy access to I-20 and Lake Oconee. MLS#51066 $329,900

Custom, well thought out touches in every room: Built-in Cabinets, Wet Bar, Sunroom & porches, hot tub & much more!! MLS#51009 $649,900

4 BR/3.5BA, 3 season porch, & wet bar. Great home for entertaining. $649,900

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BE Inspired.

Harbor Club – where you live by the wide open waters of Lake Oconee, timeless golf greens and the kind of neighbors that create a truly closeknit community. Call today to schedule your visit.

SA LES CENTER & MODEL HOM E OPEN DA ILY New Southern Living Series from the Mid $500s New Village Series Homes from the high $200s Homesites from $40,000 to $600,000 706.453.7855 | HarborClub.com 1111 Polo Circle Greensboro, Georgia 30642

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Updated and perfectly sized 4 BR 4.5 Ba on the LAKE located in the sanctuary cove of Harbor Club. Enjoy peaceful and safe cove lake living in this beautifully decorated home with Master and secondary bedrooms on main, plus two bedrooms, kitchenette, rec room and family room in the finished terrace level. Max vinyl dock with cover and lift. See virtual tour www.1100turnberry.com

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Just One call Away!

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GREENSBORO

LONG SHOALS

HARBOR CLUB

PENDING Lovingly restored historical craftsman style home. The spacious kitchen has updated appliances, new cabinets, island & beautiful pine floors. Living & Dining areas. Covered front porch & patio. Carport. MLS#50586 $144,500

DOWNTOWN GREENSBORO

PENDING 4BR/3BA, Vaulted Great Room w/fireplace, finished basement w/kitchenette, covered patio, 2 car garage, Near Lake Oconee, comes with 2 lots. MLS#46547 $169,900

3BR/2.5 BA home overlooking a stocked pond and #15 green on the golf course. A spacious living area has trey ceilings, stackstone fireplace & a french door that opens to the upgraded screened porch. Fresh interior paint & beautiful hardwood floors. MLS#50120 $383,900

UNION POINT

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NEW LISTING Completely remodeled Farm-house style home. 4BR/2.5 Baths w/Master on main. Modernized w/beautiful hardwood floors, a barn door, claw foot tubs & Metal staircase. Kitchen has stainless appliances, white marble counter-tops and a breakfast bar. MLS#51115 $194,500

GREENSBORO COMMERCIAL

REDUCED Clean 2BR/2BA, plus bonus room, formal living & dining, den with fireplace, wood floors, screened porch, garage & storage areas. MLS#49052 $99,900

GREENSBORO COMMERCIAL

Tons of potential for many business opportunities including retail & professional offices. Close to the new Oconee Brewery. 7 rooms including a large conference room and 2 baths. Recent updates throughout. $117,000

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Downtown Greensboro where excitement is brewing, Rare freestanding historical building across from Courthouse. Potential for 2 businesses. $85,000 MLS#46473

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2BR/2BA condo faces green space. Upgraded w/laminate wood flooring & stainless dishwasher /refrigerator, the snack bar separates kitchen & living area. Located in a gated area. MLS#50319 $119,000

LAND FOR SALE

DOWNTOWN GREENSBORO

LAND FOR SALE!!!

17.11 acres Granite Cove

$120,000

5.67 acres River Lake Landing $45,000 NEW LISTING

Greene County 4BR/3.5 Bath, 11 Acres, Workshop, Inground Pool

3BR/2BA brick home, roof replaced in 2017, hardwood floors, central heat & air, shed, 2 fireplaces, built-in shelving, snack bar. Needs some updating. Being sold as/is! $135,000

On a thriving corner, this multi-purpose building could accommodate retail, medical office, professional office or other businesses. The 2nd floor has an income producing lease. Located across from Court House. MLS#51093 $190,000

.99 acres Country Club Dr

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.90 acres Country Club Circle

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LAKE OCONEE REALTY LAKE COUNTRY 2800 Reynolds Walk Trail Greensboro, GA 30642

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Sherry Stathas Realtor®, Associate Broker

LAKE OCONEE REALTY LAKE COUNTRY

1010 Village Park Lane Greensboro, GA 30642

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www.homeatlakeoconee.com • sherry.stathas@gmail.com

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ENJOY THE SUNRISES from your beautiful lake front home in Harbor Club. 4 BR (two master suites), 3.5 BA. Barrier-free design. Private max dock. MLS# 50414 Priced to sell at $690,000

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GREAT VALUE ON THIS LAKE FRONT LOT located on Lighthouse Circle in Harbor Club. Mature hardwoods on gently sloped lot. Wood seawall and vinyl max dock in place. MLS#47341 $475,000

BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME on this lake access lot in The Landing at Reynolds Lake Oconee. Gently sloped lot adjacent to a common area & docks. Golf membership available. MLS#46955 $35,000

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UNIQUE, LEVEL, WOODED HOME SITE located on a circular corner with road frontage on all three sides. Centrally located in The Landing. Golf membership available. MLS#46849 $24,000

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WANTED!

NEW HOMES FOR THESE SIGNS - THE OTHER ONES HAVE SOLD

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$699,000 Charming Stucco on Large Lot TEXT: R928448 TO: 52187

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$685,000 Main Lake Views, Private Setting TEXT: R749294 TO: 52187

Elegant Estate on 8.5 fenced acres TEXT: R888939 TO: 52187

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$549,900 Lakefront Home on 2.4 ac TEXT: R662737 TO: 52187

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$399,000 Stunning Views from Peninsula TEXT: R736689 TO: 52187

$399,000 Immaculate w/ Assigned Dock TEXT: R896190 TO: 52187

Southern Living Lakefront Cottage TEXT: R668483 TO: 52187

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$392,000 Craftsman Style, Gorgeous Floors TEXT: R918399 TO: 52187

$349,000 Log Cabin, Open Floor Plan TEXT: R928450 TO: 52187

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$249,000 Custom Home in Private Setting TEXT: R802201 TO: 52187

$299,000 Old World Charm off the Square TEXT: R666307 TO: 52187

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$295,000 4 BR Home plus Bonus Suite TEXT: R705274 TO: 52187

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$245,000 Picture Perfect w/ Picket Fence TEXT: R848717 TO: 52187

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Cell: 706.347.2372 Office: 706.453.9500 Ann@LakeOconeeGa.com Realtor Of The Year 2015

For more Information and photos, Text: the codes below To: 52187

THE LANDINGS AT REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

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METICULOUSLY DESIGNED CUSTOM HOME on a premier lakefront lot with 3 mile views. The attention to detail is evident the moment you step through the front door. Main floor has a beautiful dining room, living/music room, great room, large 2 island kitchen w/premium appliances. You won’t be disappointed. MLS#50364 $1,599,000

SOLD MOVE IN READY! Been looking for that nice, but affordable, Lake Oconee waterfront home? Well here it is. From the moment you come down circular driveway and step up on the rocking chair front porch you’ll feel at home. Time to enjoy the lake life!! MLS#50116 $399,000

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MAIN LAKE VIEWS, DEEP WATER and a level lakefront lot w/216 ft. of gorgeous Lake Oconee waterfront! Spacious & bright, open floor plan w/loads of room. A max dock w/ lifts. MLS#50056 $569,000

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SPECTACULAR WATERFRONT LOT w/Expansive Views & Beautiful Water. Perfect spot to build your dream home. Gently sloped, perfect for a terrace level home. Beautiful trees & stone seawall. MLS#50978 $359,000

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PRIVATELY NESTLED ON 2.33 ACRES in beautiful Waters Edge subdivision on Lake Oconee. A bright island kitchen w/breakfast area opens to a great room w/loads of windows. A lot of home at a very reasonable price. MLS#50067 $419,000

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UNDER ACT CONTR FABULOUS LAKE SINCLAIR HOUSE with loads of detail & beautiful views! Open floor plan, island kitchen w/granite counters, & stainless appliances all open to living area w/stone fireplace. MLS#50689 $525,000

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GORGEOUS LAKEFRONT LOT waiting for your dream home! Excellent water depth, max dock & seawall, beautiful view & pretty hardwood trees. Not many like this available, don’t miss out. MLS#50979 $390,000

PRETTY, LEVEL LAKEFRONT LOT WITH NICE VIEW. Several nice hardwoods and a really pretty building site. Very affordable! MLS#49712 $114,900

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SOLD TEXT: R567878 TO: 52187

UPDATED GREAT WATERS lake access home. Open floor plan w/hardwood floors, fireplace & cathedral ceilings. The kitchen boasts updated white cabinets, granite & SS appliances. Lake views & golf membership available. MLS#43095 $399,900

UNDER CONTRACT IN 2 DAYS!

YOU WILL HAVE FRONT ROW SEATS to nature’s unfolding seasons in this move in ready lakefront home! Completely renovated throughout, it’s bright & open w/loads of natural light. Updated kitchen w/open floor plan. Covered porch is the perfect place for enjoying lazy summer evenings. MLS#50843 $469,000

UNDER CONTRACT IN 2 DAYS!

ADORABLE LAKEFRONT HOME that is move in ready! Great mid lake location! Pretty view & good water depth too. Main floor great room w/vaulted ceiling, hardwood floors and fireplace. Kitchen has good cabinet space, wine frig. Ready and waiting for you! MLS#50821 $519,000

See all listings at www.LakeOconeeGa.com

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HOPING TO BUY A HOME?

3 WAYS TO UP YOUR CREDIT GAME

Planning to purchase a home in the next year? Don’t let poor credit dash your hopes! Subprime credit—generally between 300 and 600 on the VantageScore scale—can inhibit a buyer’s ability to secure a mortgage. Recent research from TransUnion, one of the three major credit bureaus, shows many first-time buyers, particularly millennials, are lacking in the credit department: 43 percent of would-be millennial buyers surveyed by the agency have a subprime credit score. “Credit scores are a crucial component of the home-buying process, impacting everything from the size of a mortgage payment to the interest rate on a home loan,” says Ken Chaplin, TransUnion’s senior vice president. “People with subprime credit may face financial barriers to homeownership, making it difficult for their dream home to become a reality. “The home-buying process begins well before you start looking for real estate,” adds Chaplin. “A credit score, which significantly impacts the home financing process, is built on good spending habits and a pattern of responsible borrowing established over a lifetime.”

To better your financial circumstances—and your chances of being approved for a mortgage— Chaplin advises the following tips:

CHECK YOUR CREDIT REPORT FIRST

Mortgage lenders will look at your credit report and score when you apply for a mortgage. To catch issues before they do, check your report three months before starting the home-buying process. Bear in mind your credit score is built over a lifetime of spending. Keep an eye on your score and track how your spending habits affect it.

BUILD CREDIT

Those with low or no credit must build a healthy credit score. This includes paying all bills on time each month and maintaining a low credit utilization ratio, which is a ratio of how much credit you use out of your available credit limit. Other ways to build credit include factoring existing payments into your report, such as student loans (automatically included) and rent.

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DO YOUR HOMEWORK

Research mortgages and interest rates. While placing a larger down payment will lower your monthly mortgage payment, don’t put down more than you can afford. Keep in mind, also, that you will need money for closing costs, including a home inspection, before you can purchase your home. Remember, Chaplin says, that improving your credit can take time. If your finances aren’t in shape for a home now, that doesn’t mean homeownership isn’t a realistic goal for the future. Talk to a reputable mortgage lender to discuss your options, even if you have a lower credit score, there might be a loan that is right for you. Mortgage insurance is another possibility; borrowers with a low credit score may need to pay for mortgage insurance. Mortgage insurance lowers the risk to the lender of making a loan to you, so you may be able to qualify for a loan that you might not otherwise be able to get.

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Fall Maintenance FOR YOUR RENTAL PROPERTIES By Brentnie Daggett Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com.

Do you own a rental property or several rental properties? Routine maintenance will ensure that your properties are protected from the harsh fall and winter elements, and most can be done without detracting too much from your time or pocketbook. Begin With a Tenant Check-In It’s important to consistently check in with tenants and ensure that they are maintaining the rental unit to lease standards. Seasonal maintenance is the perfect time to inspect the unit for issues that should be addressed. Ask tenants if they have questions or concerns. Checking in is also the best way to establish open communication. Good communication is the foundation of a healthy tenant-landlord relationship. Not to mention, when a tenant feels that there is a direct line of communication, they are much more likely to report on a minor but time-sensitive issue before it becomes an expensive repair.

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Complete Indoor Maintenance Windows and Doors: Apply weather stripping or caulk to any needed areas along windows and doors. This will prevent against overtaxing your heating system on those blustery fall days, and will keep your tenant’s utility bills down, ensuring satisfaction with the unit. Fireplace: If your unit has a fireplace, check that the chimney is swept and free of debris. A blocked chimney is an easily avoidable a fire hazard and a smoke inhalation risk. If you don’t already have one, take the time to install an animal-proof chimney cap to prevent further blockage from nesting critters.

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Smoke and CO Alarms: Regardless of whether you require your tenants to change the batteries, it is crucial to check that they have indeed kept up with the task, and, moreover, did not remove them altogether. Ensure your tenant’s safety—and your legal protection—by ensuring that the alarms are in working order. Attic: Check your attic’s insulation. Poor insulation can lead to expensive roof repairs. Inspect for signs of small animals that can sneak in looking for a warm place to nest— they can destroy crucial insulation that prevents against ice-damming on your roof.

Trees and Shrubs: Now is an excellent time to trim any branches or vegetation that touches the exterior of the building, as they can lead to damage over time. Protect your investment and ensure that all foliage is maintained before the wet season gets in way.

Complete Exterior Maintenance Animal-Proofing: Attics and basements are very enticing to rodents and small animals who seek shelter from the cold weather. The Humane Society has recommendations to prevent nesting in your property: ensure animals are not inside the home already (you don’t want to seal them in) and then caulk small holes and staple hardware cloth over larger holes. To stand up against stronger animals, opt for 16-gauge, 1x1 steel mesh. Gutters: Fall leaves can lead to clogged gutters. Clogged gutters can create ice dams in freezing weather, and this can cause the gutters to break entirely. Trim trees or install gutter guards where necessary to ensure that your gutters will appropriately channel water away from the property and prevent water damage to the foundation or structure. Stairwells, Walkways and Patios: Verify that all supports, stairs, and handrails are secure. Make sure that the handrails can support a person who is slipping due to rain or sleet. Irrigation Systems: Fall weather means that sprinkler systems can often be reset, since seasonal rains will keep the foliage appropriately hydrated. Follow your manufacturer’s instructions to winterize your sprinkler and irrigation systems. This will protect the functionality of the system and ensure your property looks its best. AC Units: Depending on where your rental unit is located, be prepared to wrap the outside box units in order to protect it from rust or weather damage.

HVAC Have it serviced, inspected and cleaned. Proper maintenance will extend the life of the furnace, so be sure to remind your tenants to change the filters. To be certain the task is done, consider supplying some extra filters yourself. This makes the task simple for tenants, and is a minor expense for you compared to an expensive system replacement.

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Hire a Professional For some costly items on your list, it will pay to have a professional inspect them. Big-ticket items like your HVAC system and your roof should be inspected yearly to ensure that any slight damage is dealt with proactively, before a serious issue occurs.

Roof Extreme temperatures and general exposure to the elements can wreak havoc on your property’s roof. Have a licensed, certified roofing professional inspect the condition of your roof. Simple repairs like loose or damaged shingles can lead to water exposure that can lead to deterioration of insulation, wood and drywall, or make electrical or plumbing systems vulnerable. It’s much simpler to deal with a repair now than an emergent leak come winter. Seasonal maintenance is a chore, but being proactive will ensure that your rental property remains in good shape and your investment is protected for years to come. Brentnie Daggett is a contributor for Rentec Direct. This article is intended for informational purposes only and should not be construed as professional advice. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of RISMedia.

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Creating Appeal:

8 HOME STAGING TIPS THAT WORK By Barbara Pronin

First impressions count – and experienced real estate professionals know that a clean, attractively organized home will pique buyer interest and sell more quickly than its neighbors. “Clients tend to focus not on what the house could potentially become, but on how it looks on their first walk-through,” said Kathy Murphy, a top-performing agent with in Royal Oak, Mich. “If the front door is peeling, or the kitchen is a mess, that’s the way they will remember it.” Staging a home to show at its best can make a remarkable difference. That’s why most agents work with their sellers to help create maximum appeal. Effective home staging can be accomplished without excessive effort or expense. The work should begin before the listing photos are taken, so that buyers are intrigued when they view the home online. Listing agents can broaden their staging know-how with these tips from home staging experts:

1. START AT THE STREET

5. KEEP IT NEUTRAL

Curb appeal is more than a catchphrase. Advise your sellers to be sure the lawn is mowed, flowerbeds are neat, bikes and trash cans are stashed away. Paint, replace, or clean the front door as needed, and set off a drab entry area with a potted plant or two.

Sellers love their collections of figurines or bowling trophies, but buyers need to envision the home filled with the things they love. A savvy seller will keep it simple and consider repainting colorful interior walls in neutral tones.

2. GET RID OF CLUTTER

6. FRESHEN THE ENTRYWAY

Most homes have too much furniture and far too many accessories. Suggest your seller rearrange the furniture to create better traffic flow, and consider putting a quarter of it in storage. Thin out bookcases and closets, because jam-packed spaces give the impression they are too small.

The second most important impression begins just inside the front door. Lights should be on, the area neat, and a vase of fresh flowers on a foyer table is a nice touch.

3. CLEAN, CLEAN, CLEAN Kitchens and bathrooms should be scrubbed and counters kept clear. Wet towels, hair dryers, and dishes in the sink are a no-no. If heavy cleaning is a burden to the seller, suggest an affordable cleaning crew to clean the carpets and make the windows sparkle – even steamclean a dingy exterior.

4. FIX WHAT’S BROKEN A leaky faucet or a wobbly railing may not seem like a big deal, but it makes buyers wonder what else is wrong with the home.

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7. REMEMBER THE BACK YARD Be sure it’s tidy and that the swimming pool, if there is one, is sparkling clean. 8. ON SHOWING DAYS A pot of potpourri simmering on the stove and a dining table set with attractive tableware are inviting and cost-effective touches. Barbara Pronin is an award-winning writer based in Orange County, Calif. A former news editor with more than 30 years of experience in journalism and corporate communications, she has specialized in real estate topics for over a decade. Reprinted with permission from RISMedia. ©2018. All rights reserved.

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#1 Residential Golf Course

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136 Iron Horse Drive $2,150,000 Elegant 7 BR/5.5 BA Max Dock Lake Home Lakeside Pool, Spa & Fireplace

Lot 53 C, Chehaw Court $665,000 One of the Largest Lake Lots in Cuscowilla (o.95 acres) Max Dock & Seawall

130 Hawks Ridge $1,575,000 Awesome Main Lake Views – 4 BR/4.5 BA Lakeside Outdoor Kitchen - Huge Lot

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308 Sojourn $599,000 One of a Kind Sojourn Penthouse Dramatic Main Lake Views & Rounded Windows

Cuscowilla Golf Cottages - Starting at $239,000 Golf Cottages are available in two and three bedroom floor plans

250 Iron Horse Drive $649,000 Lakefront 3 BR/ 3BA Ranch Lakeside Porch w/Fireplace

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111 Okoni Lane - $549,000 Traditional 5 BR/3.5 BA – Pond View & Walking Distance to Boat Docks

Sojourn Penthouse 213 $895,000 Spectacular - 6 BR/6 BA Condo Main Lake View - Fully Furnished

429 Cuscowilla Drive - $420,000 Fully Furnished 4 BR/4 BA – All Rooms Lock Out For Easy Rentals

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Lot 4 B, 148 Wildwood Drive - $555,000 Main Lake View Max Dock Approved

Lakefront Condos at Sojourn - Starting at $350,000 3BR/3BA - Single Level Main Lake Views

Lot 14 McGillvry Lane – $114,900 2.19 Acre Estate Lot On 17th Fairway

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142 Iron Horse Drive - $1,225,000 Sweeping Lake Views – 4 BR/3.5 BA Max Dock

178 Long Leaf Lane - $524,900 Premium 4 BR/3.5 BA Grove Cottage Private Docks – Landscape Included

104 Wildwood Drive $385,000 Great Deal on this Custom Home - 4 BR/3 BA Close to All the Amenities

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Lot 17 D, Okoni Lane - $665,000 Private Lot Max Dock Approved

132 Long Leaf Lane - $459,000 Custom Cottage – 4 BR/3.5 BA Golf and Pond View

112 Sojourn $375,000 Walkout Lake Level – 2 BD/2 BA Fully Furnished & Ready to Enjoy

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Lot 50 C, Chehaw Court - $665,000 Premium Lake Lot New Granite Seawall & Max Dock Approved

475 Cuscowilla Drive - $499,000 Totally remodeled – 4 BR/4 BA Lakefront with Private Docks

Lot 13 B, Lanatchi Lane - $545,000 Point Lot – Granite Seawall Deep Water – Max Dock Approved

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Lot 26 B, Island View Lane - $450,000 Huge Main Lake View Assigned Boat Slip

129 Secoffee Drive - $360,000 3 BR / 3 BA Awesome View of 18th Fairway & Pond

Lot 14 McGillvry Lane - $114,9000 2.19 Acre Estate Lot #17 Fairway

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DARRELL DUTTON

1129 Lake Oconee Pkwy, Suite 102 Eatonton, GA 31024 Office 706.818.8869

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Spacious Lake Sinclair Waterfront Home On One Of The Best Point Lots On The Lake! Miles Of Panoramic Views! Perfect Home For A LARGE Family Or TWO families. Loft Area Could Easily Sleep 8-10. Open Plan w/Awesome Views & A Towering Fireplace. Terrace Level w/Second Full Kitchen, Rec Room, 2 BD And A Bath. Covered Screened Patio. Covered Porch. Deck. Amazing Dock & Sun Deck. MLS#50035 $525,000 $499,900

Cell 706.816.4679 movetothelake@gmail.com movetolakeoconee.com movetolakesinclair.com Voted Top 100 Georgia Realtors by Communities Magazine

Meticulously Maintained 3/2.5 East Lake Sinclair Waterfront Home Constructed With The Utmost Quality! Hardi Board Exterior. Open Plan With Master On The Main. Hardwood Floors Up & Down! Tile Baths. Oak and Iron Railing. Wrap Around Porch. Firepit. Beach Area. Long View. Convenience Store And Restaurant Right Around The Corner. Sold Tastefully Furnished. $357,000

Stunning Lake Sinclair All Brick Waterfront Home Offering Incredible Main Lake Views From Every Room! Master Suite On Main w/Sitting Area, Tile Shower & Whirlpool Bath. Great Room Features Towering Stone Fireplace And T&G Ceilings. Chef ’s Kitchen Boasting Custom Cabinets, Island, Breakfast Area, Granite & SS Appl. Sep DR. Mud Room. 3 Spacious Guest Bedrooms. Detached 2 Car Garage w/Mostly Finished In-Law Suite. Covered Porch. Concrete Drive. Double Stall Boat Shelter On Crystal Clear Water. MLS#48926 $590,000

THE LAST 8 HOMES THAT I LISTED SOLD IN 17 DAYS OR LESS!

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124.55 Ac Quality Deer Management/Timber/Recreation Land w/Endless Miles Of ATV Trails Maintained So Well That You Can Drive An SUV Throughout The Property. Surrounded By Large Acreage Tracts. Mixture Of Pine & Hardwoods. Trophy Deer, Turkey & Hogs. Food Plots. Deer Stands. Wide Stream Borders Back Of Property And A Smaller Stream Cuts Through Middle Of Property. MLS#49995 $267,785

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Lakefront Homes REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

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1181 Parrotts Cove Dr.

$3,295,000

Spectacular 2 Year Old Luxury Home TEXT: R847944 TO: 52187 HARBOR CLUB

1080 Shoal Creek Ct. $969,000

Amazing! Lake Views, Deep Water, Max Dock TEXT: R807205 TO: 52187 PIONEER WOODS

1050 Pioneer Trail $714,900

New Construction, Exceptional Lake Views TEXT: R669588 TO: 52187 PHELPS LANDING

HARBOR CLUB

2821 Club Drive $859,000

Enjoy This Lakefront Custom Builder’s Home TEXT: R929472 TO: 52187 THUNDER VALLEY

134 Sequoia Court $599,000

Lakefront Home w/Beautiful Lake Views TEXT: R762655 TO: 52187 VINTAGE CLUB

1320 Swords Road $595,000

1010 Huntington Place $559,000

Amazing Lakefront Home, 1000’ Frontage TEXT: R879114 TO: 52187

Lakefront Home w/Best Views & Location TEXT: R911029 TO: 52187

1071 Jernigans Bluff $1,270,000 Extraordinary! Master Suite w/Wonderful Lake View TEXT: R730951 TO: 52187 the landing

1120 Club Cove Drive $779,000

Huge Views of Lake Oconee & Golf Course TEXT: R560016 TO: 52187 ROCK ISLAND POINT

155 Rock Springs Road $549,000

Unique Log Home, Stunning Lakefront Lot TEXT: R271721 TO: 52187 PHELPS LANDING

1216 Swords Road $499,000

Wonderfully Maintained Home, Big Water! TEXT: R784940 TO: 52187

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Lakefront Homes HIDDEN POINT

POINT ROYAL

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1080 Brannon Dr. $439,000

Panoramic Main Lake Views, Well Maintained TEXT: R821444 TO: 52187 LAKEVIEW ESTATES

132 Clearwater Drive $319,000

Cute Cottage, Perfect Lake Getaway! TEXT: R882487 TO: 52187

1620 Point Royal Drive $379,000

Wonderful 3BR/2BA Private Lakefront Home TEXT: R872149 TO: 52187 INVESTMENT PROPERTY

1120/1122 Blue Springs Dr. $286,000 Great Lakefront Investment Property TEXT: R856735 TO: 52187

Lakefront Homesites reynolds lake oconee

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1081 Long Shoals Point $995,000

1040 Long Shoals Point $649,000

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

Lot w/Peninsula, Lake Views & Over 200’ Shoreline TEXT: R817618 TO: 52187

1030 North Shore Ct. $569,000 Spectacular Lake Views, Gentle Sloping Parcel TEXT: R808998 TO: 52187

Remarkable Lake Views, Bluff Setting, 3 AC TEXT: R788910 TO: 52187

2560 Cherokee Drive $399,000

Exceptional Value. Quality Building Site TEXT: R346170 TO: 52187

297 Arrowhead Trail $324,900 Main Lake Waterfront Home TEXT: R867241 TO: 52187 lake oconee

308 River Lake Drive $124,900

Private Lakefront Home, Great Potential TEXT: R884403 TO: 52187 REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1031 Fish Trap Shoals $649,000 Private Lot, Main Lake Views TEXT: R788913 TO: 52187

HORESHOE BEND

Lot 4 Horseshoe Court $289,000 Beautiful Lakefront Building Site TEXT: R699581 TO: 52187

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Lakefront Homesites SAILVIEW

bayside

SAILVIEW

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1190 Sailview Dr. $235,000

Ideal 1 Acre Lakefront Lot TEXT: R721894 TO: 52187 NORTHWOODS

1941 Northwoods Drive $170,000

Peaceful Lakefront Parcel, Main Lake Views TEXT: R747557 TO: 52187

1080 Malibu Point $194,900

Large Estate Lot, Main Lake View Text: R821444 to: 52187 APALACHEE WOODS

eagles nest

1380 Apalachee Woods Trail $132,000

Main Lake Views & Good Water Depths TEXT: P592314 TO: 52187

Golf Community Properties REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1070 C Tailwater $335,000

Immaculate Condo. Turn-Key & Lakeview TEXT: R795937 TO: 52187 great waters

125 Ashland Place $199,000

Unbelievable Main Lake/Golf Course Views TEXT: R700274 TO: 52187

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1021 B Marina Cove Ln

1210 Sailview Drive $179,900

Spectacular Main Lake Waterfront Lot TEXT: R675943 TO: 52187

$299,000

Well-Maintained Condo/Cottage, Sold Furnished TEXT: R870482 TO: 52187 COMMERCIAL

1130 Lake Oconee Parkway $695,000 Over 10k s.f. of mixed use space; UNBEATABLE LOCATION! TEXT: R815479 TO: 52187

2000 Shadowlake Drive $95,000

Estate Lakefront Lot, Private w/wharf dock TEXT: R888940 TO: 52187 CUSCOWILLA

134 Secoffee Drive $269,900

Excellent Location, Low Maintenance, Lake Views TEXT: R917382 TO: 52187 NEW CONSTRUCTION

Lots 39 Oconee Meadows Way $169,000

New Construction - Quality Built Home TEXT: R823460 TO: 52187

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Golf Community Properties REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

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REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

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$1,269,000

2611 Parrotts Pointe Rd $929,000

1150 Cottage Lane East $869,000

Best of Both Worlds! Luxury Home w/Lake & Golf Course views TEXT: R931279 TO: 52187

1120 Curtright Place

Luxury Golf Course Home, Full Lake Access TEXT: R749298 TO: 52187

Golf Course Home, Amazing Custom Upgrades TEXT: R596769 TO: 52187

harbor club

1080 Spyglass Hill $699,500

Custom Designed New Construction TEXT: R808975 TO: 52187 CUSCOWILLA

THE LANDING

1070 Pebble Hill Lane $679,000

Immaculate Builders Home on Golf Course TEXT: R753381 TO: 52187 REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1200 Dejarnet Place

$539,000

Impressive Classic Southern Style Home TEXT: R642795 TO: 52187 REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

176 Long Leaf Lane $449,000

1160 Bennett Springs Drive $420,900

1011 A Marina Cove $409,000

Meticulously Maintained in The Grove TEXT: R772762 TO: 52187

Immaculate Home, Well Maintained TEXT: R804906 TO: 52187

Turnkey Furnished Cottage w/Great View TEXT: R720328 TO: 52187

CUSCOWILLA

140 Long Leaf Lane $405,000

Experience Tranquility, Well Appointed Home TEXT: R808989 TO: 52187

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1100 Hardwood Hollow $359,000

Lovely Custom Home on Pond & Quiet Cul-de-Sac TEXT: R677260 TO: 52187

REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE

1061 Centennial Post $349,900

Golf Course Home w/Wonderful Views TEXT: R542654 TO: 52187

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WONDERFUL TRADITIONAL RANCH offering 3 BD/2.5 BA in Harbor Club. Like New, Large Great Room, Tons of Natural Light, Great Covered Porch & Private Back Yard. MLS#49618 $365,000

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LAKE OCONEE CHARMING MID COVE COTTAGE CUSCOWILLA LAKE OCONEE LOT on level lot near Sugar Creek. Beautiful private Offers Amazing Panoramic Main Lake Views, 135 ft of location w/2 story cottage, 5 BD’s & open floor Private Water Frontage, Granite Seawall, Max Dock Approved plan. Screened porch along lake side for great lake & a Perfect Home Site. Super Close to the Many Amenities. views! Max dock. MLS#51173 $470,000 Golf Membership Available. MLS#50981 $599,000

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10 ACRES WITH 36X48 POLE BARN, Field Wire Fencing w/h post 7’ apart with Creek on property. Must see! Beautiful Acreage! MLS#49924 $95,000

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TO: 52187

SUPER BIG MAIN LAKE VIEWS BIG MAIN LAKE VIEWS ACROSS TO CUSCOWILLA GREAT SPOT FOR YOUR BUSINESS from this very nice, level 0.73 acre Wooded Lot Located in Lake Oconee’s premier business 3 BD/3 BA w/Loft Cuscowilla Condo in Sojourn! Feain Chapel Springs. 113 Ft. Shoreline, Max Dock, development & just steps to the movie theater. turing Granite Counter Tops, Breakfast Bar, Large Great Room w/Dining Area, Walls Of Windows, Vaulted Ceiling Seawall, Great Water Depth and Beautiful Building Parkside Commons is a High traffic area. A great Site. MLS#49453 $355,000 opportunity! MLS#49582 $230,000 & Wood floors. MLS#50371 $385,000

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PREMIUM MULTI-USE BUILDING Lake Oconee Village in Parkside Commons. Located in the High Traffic Area of Publix Shopping Center. Can Accommodate Your Business and Residential Apt. above. MLS#41919 $199,000

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GREAT VALUE IN REYNOLDS LAKE OCONEE Lake Lot with massive main lake views! Located in cul-de-sac setting and heavily wooded. New Max Dock & a New Seawall! MLS#46455 $449,500

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PREMIUM GOLF LOT OVERLOOKING 12TH FAIRWAY on the Creek Club Course at Reynolds Lake Oconee. Elevated flat building site w/gentle slope that will accommodate a terrace level walkout plan. MLS#48184 $235,000

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LAKE OCONEE LIVING MAGAZINE READER’S CHOICE 2012 BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT

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BEAUTIFUL POINT LAKE LOT IN GATED COMMUNITY! Gentle sloping .59 acre wooded lot located in an upscale community. Max slip vinyl dock with 4 1/2 feet of water depth + seawall with rip rap. Over 166 feet of water frontage. Just 4 lots from the community boat ramp. Nice homes already built on both sides. Faces Southeast. ASKING $465,000

STUNNING LAKEFRONT HOME ON LAKE OCONEE! Lots of space for the large family/entertaining at the lake with 7BR 7.5BA with too many quality features to list. Inground gunite pool & hot tub. Located in Harbor Club with Golf/tennis/Swimming/Marina/24 HR Security/Playground. Deep water at max slip dock with covered boatlift. $1,350,000

SHOWS LIKE A MODEL HOME! One level living in Del Webb at Lake Oconee w/gated entry,clubhouse,2 pools,fitness center,tennis,pickleball,bocce ball,boat ramp/storage/pavilion. 3BR/2.5BA plus office. Great Room w/fireplace. 2 Dining areas. Many upgrades! $425,000

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ADORABLE LAKEFRONT Adorable Lakefront MODIFIED Cottage A-FRAME! on Lake 3 BD+Loft/2 Vaulted Great Room Room with w/exposed Oconee! 3BRBA. 2BA with Great stone beams & stone fireplace.counters/light Kitchen with Corian counfireplace. New granite fixtures/apters/Breakfast Bar/Stainless Appliances & greatLevel lake pliances/Faucets/Toilets/Tile Backsplash. view. Porch/Deck/Gravel w/firepit/ lot withScreen L-Dock with deep water. Patios Metal roof, fireHorseshoe Pit. 120Great ft of lakeside shoreline covered w/wharf dock & pit, outbuilding. porch. seawall. Approved for max slip dock! $359,900 Only $389,900

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SHOW OFF THIS STUNNING SHOWPLACE! Impeccable golf course home w/day use dock. Quality built with 5BR/4.5BA with 2 story Great Room, huge gourmet kitchen, 2 dining areas, room for the guests & kids upstairs. Daylight basement w/wet bar/Den/Wine Cellar. Outdoor entertaining with covered porch/Deck/Covered patio overlooking waterfall to koi pond. $675,000

BEAUTIFUL HEAVILY WOODED LAKEFRONT LOT with over 148 ft of water frontage w/max slip dock & 5 ft of water depth. Basement slope. View across cove of National Forest. Cul de sac location. Nice private area, yet close to downtown Greensboro, The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Publix, & Lake Oconee Academy Charter School. Asking $179,000

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LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! Centrally located, large 1.85 acre lakefront lot w/huge hardwood trees, basement slope, good water on private cove. Community water available. No HOA. $295,000

BEAUTIFUL MID COVE POINT LAKEFRONT LOT on one of Lake Oconee’s best coves. Heavily wooded, gently sloping .693 acre lot with 142 ft of water frontage w/max slip dock & covered boatlift, 2 PWC lifts, and seawall. Great lake views and tranquil Cul de Sac location. $279,000

PRIVATE LAKEFRONT LOT IN GATED GOLF COMMUNITY! Beautiful 1.37 acre heavily wooded lot with huge hardwoods, deep water - 7 ft. at dock site, approved for max slip dock, 140 feet of water frontage, golf membership available, great soil test. Owner/ Agent ASKING $249,000

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LAKEFRONT HOME ON ONE OF LAKE OCONEE’S NICEST MAIN LAKE POINT LOTS! 1.46 Acres w/approximately 555’frontage. 2 story home with 4BR/4BA. Great Room w/fireplace. Kitchen w/Corian counters/Island/Breakfast Bar. Screened porch/deck with hot tub. $649,999

TOTALLY REMODELED 3BR/2BA Lakefront Ranch home! Huge main lake view w/max-slip dock. Newly updated w/interior paint/microwave/dishwasher/light fixtures/ceiling fan. Beautiful sunrises. Large outbuilding/shop. Large deck near dock. $329,000

LIKE NEW LAKEFRONT CUSTOM HOME! Over 3,300 sq.ft. with 3BR/3BA on 3 levels. Vaulted Great Room w/FP, Finished Basement with Den/BR/BA/Full Kitchen. Covered Porch+Patio. 2 Car Garage+RV Hookup. Large 1.85 acre private cove lot w/ dock+seawall. $534,900

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Jack Minchey 706-473-0431 jackm@plantationcable.net

Jason Minchey 706-705-4203

1060 Salem Walk Dr., Suite 2 Greensboro, Ga 30642

706-473-0482 JasonMinchey1@gmail.com

For More Information and Photos, Text The codes below to 52187

Text: R632617 TO: 52187 279 Acres Taliaferro Co, Ga. Trophy Managed Hunt Tract for Deer & Turkey. 4 Acre Spring Fed Pond, 40% Pasture, 60% Mostly Hardwoods. 3,000’ Frontage on Ogeechee River. Cultivated Food Plots/Fields (3 Large & 1 Small), Extensive Road System, 7 Condo/Tower Deer Stands. 3 Miles off I-20 Exit at Crawfordville. $2,250/Acre.

Text: R836997 TO: 52187 Waters Edge Gated Community Lakefront Lot On Lake Oconee. An Affordable Lake Lot in Waters Edge! Main Lake Views, Max Dock w/ Slip and 4’ Water Depth. 0.73 Acres, 119 Ft. of Shoreline, Mix of Hardwoods/Pine & Gentle slope. Adjoining Lake View Lot available. Community Offers Equestrian Facilities, Community Pond & Boat Ramp. $285,900

Text: R786787 TO: 52187 86.8 Acres Wilkes County, Ga: Prime Hunting Tract or Recreational Retreat only 45 minutes from Lake Oconee/Reynolds Plantation. 13 Miles off I-20 Exit 148. Two Flowing Creeks, Extensive Trail System, 6 Food Plots & Small Bunk Cabin. Mix of Hardwoods/Standing Pine & 10% Pasture. Priced to Sell at $2,600/Acre.

Text: R908586 TO: 52187 Finally! An Affordable Lake Home on Lake Oconee w/Granite Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances, Hardwood Floors, Vault Beam Stained Wood Ceiling, Flag Stone Fireplace, Expansive & Shaded Lakeside Deck & Gently Sloping Lot to Max Dock w/Boat Lift. Conveniently Located in the Sugar Creek Area w/Marina Directly across the lake. $320,000

Text: R764385 TO: 52187 Affordable Lakefront Cottage on Beautiful Lake Sinclair, Putnam County. Spacious 2 BR/1 BA w/Open Kitchen to Great Room w/Vault Ceiling & Fireplace opening to Full Length Wrap-Around Lakeside Deck w/ Great Lake Views. 1+ Acre Lake Lot w/Max Dock & Approved for Double Boathouse. Can be sold furnished. $217,900

Text: R727872 TO: 52187 Main Lake Says It All for this 3 BR/2 BA, 2,376 Sq. Ft. Lake Oconee Ranch Home on a True Level Lot w/Max Dock & 180 Degree Lake View. Hardwood & Tile Floors, Formal Dining, Lg. Master Bath, Home Office, Sunroom, 2-Car Attached Garage & Additional Oversized 2-Car Garage. All on 1+ Acre Level, Main Lake Lot w/162 Ft. of Shoreline. $559,000

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Text: R663702 TO: 52187 Modern Church Building & 2.27 Level Acres For Sale. Great Condition/Location, Over 4,300 Sq. Ft., Sanctuary Seats 250, 6 Med. to Lg. Classrooms, Office, Kitchen, 4 Baths (3 Handicap), Storage & Lg. Open Foyer. Pave Parking & Add. Gravel Parking. Located in Center of Lake Area at Scott Rd. $465,000

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Text: R618836 TO: 52187 Immaculate 3 Br/2 Ba Lakefront Mfg. Home on Lake Sinclair Putnam Co. Finished sheetrock walls, Crown Molding throughout. Large Master Suite, Remodeled Master Bath w/Tile Floors, Jacuzzi Tub & Sep. Shower. Spacious Living Rm., Formal Dining, Huge Kitchen, B’fast area, Lg. Laundry w/lots of storage. Expansive Wrap-Around Lakeside Deck & Private Dock for your watercraft. $179,000

Text: R741832 TO: 52187 Come Live the Lake Oconee Dream in this Spacious Main Lake, One Owner Home in Popular Sebastian Cove! 5 BR/4.5 BA, 4,200+ Sq. Ft., Full Basement. Huge Great Room, Hardwood Floors & Fireplace. Large Master Suite. A Few of the Amenities include Granite Counters, Workshop, Theatre Rm., Fire Pit, Hot Tub & Max-Slip Dock. $699,000

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PREPARING YOUR HOME FOR AUTUMN: MAINTENANCE TIPS FOR THE END OF SUMMER BY ANITA ALVAREZ

It’s almost time. Sigh. Summer is drawing to a close, like it or not. Before the leaves fall and the wind turns chilly, it’s a good idea to do some seasonal maintenance on your home. Here are some things to add to your fall “honey-do” list.

HAVE YOUR FURNACE INSPECTED. It’s smart to have your heating system serviced before you actually need to use it. Experts say that as much as 75 percent of the calls they receive about homeowners without heat are a result of not having the furnace serviced and cleaned. It will also keep your heating costs down and help keep the air in your home healthy. INSPECT YOUR ROOF. You’ll want to check for shin-

gles that are cracked, buckling, or missing. Check for caulking that needs to be replaced, or moss or lichen, which could indicate deterioration underneath. If you don’t trust your own assessment, work with a certified inspector.

CHECK THE AIRFLOW. Focus on areas like vents, the

hood over your stove, dryer vents, baseboard heaters and room fans. Not only is a buildup of dust a fire hazard, but you also want to keep the air flowing and the allergens at bay.

INSPECT YOUR INSULATION. The most important

area to check is your attic. You should have the highest concentration of insulation here. See if there are any gaps that need to be filled. You don’t need to check the insulation in your walls unless you notice heating issues.

CHECK FOR MOLD. The humidity of summer can cause mold to flourish. Check locations such as around leaky pipes, basements, or areas that don’t get good ventilation. You will want to remove the mold as soon as possible. It’s wise to have this done by a professional. LOOK OVER YOUR SIDING. You’ll want to look for any areas on vinyl siding that are buckled or warped. If you have wood siding, look for curling, splitting or cracking. Should you find an issue, you’ll definitely want it taken care of before the weather gets cold!

GET CONTROL OF GUTTERS AND DOWNSPOUTS. Clogs

MAKE SURE YOUR DETECTORS ARE WORKING. Ensure both smoke and carbon monoxide detectors have fresh batteries. It’s smart to test them, also. Both are especially important once your furnace is in use.

REPLACE WEATHERSTRIPPING ON DOORS. There could be gaps that you can’t see and that can jack up your energy costs.It’s a simple fix that can be done with items found at your local hardware store.

Each season brings its own challenges and wearand-tear on your home. With summer ending and autumn on the way, you can go into the new season secure that your home is in tip-top shape!

in gutters and downspouts can cause the roof to leak, which can lead to a host of other problems. It’s a slippery slope from clogged gutters to water damage in your home!

APPLY A FRESH COAT OF PAINT. Interior painting requires good ventilation, so the best time to tackle a paint spruce-up is the time of year when you can open up your windows.

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FIVE FALL CURB APPEAL IMPROVEMENTS Fall is here, and with it comes a prime time to sell your home. Summer is a great time to sell, but if you weren’t able or ready to list your home at that time, the fall is a great option as well. And as lovely as your home may be, there are always things you can do to take it to the next level, especially when it comes to curb appeal. Fitting in a few simple exterior home improvements can add value to your home before the weather turns cold, helping to snag those end-of-season real estate browsers. So what upgrades can you make that are easy, cost-effective and will make potential buyers “fall” in love with your home this season? Here are a few tips: Front door décor – The front door leaves a lasting first impression of your house. While completely replacing the front door is an option, simply sanding and repainting your existing door can make a big difference and save on costs. A bright or bold color like red can really make your door pop, especially against a white or tan exterior. For a little extra: Add a nice fall foliage wreath, or a doorknocker to accentuate your home’s entrance. Sync hardware – Mismatched exterior hardware can make your home appear disheveled and create a non-cohesive aesthetic. By streamlining your house numbers, lock, door handle and exterior light fixtures with matching finishes, you can give your home a consistent, put-together look in less than a day without a large investment. For a little extra: Upgrade your lock with a high-end deadbolt with cover plate for added curb appeal and security.

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Great greenery – A well maintained lawn can tie together the overall look of the outside of your house, presenting a clean and sleek front to accompany your home’s entrance. With fall being a transition time for many plants, adding mums or ornamental grasses in hearty autumn colors like gold or orange to complement changing leaves can bring depth to your yard. For a little extra: Add reusable window boxes and porch containers filled with gourds, cornstalks and leaves to create an autumn feel. Light the way – A well-designed walkway leading to your front door can make your home seem even more warm and inviting. Make sure the path is well lit by installing outdoor lighting that not only provides illumination and value, but also security. For those without a walkway, installing a lamppost or lantern at the end of our driveway is a good option. For a little extra: Incorporate solar lights along your front door walkway for an easy and cost-effective makeover that is also energy efficient.

Make-over your mailbox – Sitting at the end of the driveway, the mailbox is often forgotten about when it comes to your outdoor décor. Making sure your mailbox complements your look and feel is yet another way to catch the eye of a potential buyer. If you don’t live in an area with strict rules, spruce up your standard letter holder with trim, new paint or fancy finish (and steer clear of novelty sport or hobby mailboxes). Pay attention to the mailbox post as well. If the wood is weathered or showing signs of rot, it should be replaced. Consider a post made out of polymer, treated wood, iron, bronze, or even brick. For a little extra: Add a trellis behind the mailbox for extra landscaping and a pop of color. Preparing your home for sale, especially as the busy summer season is ending, can seem stressful, but with a few quick, easy and cost-effective improvements you can increase your home’s curb appeal no matter the season, especially in the fall. Doing so will boost your home’s value and attract more potential buyers, which will help the stress of selling your home slip away! Reprinted with permission from RISMedia. ©2018. All rights reserved.

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FACTORS THAT PUT YOUR HOME AT RISK OF A BREAK-IN

Did you know that sixteen percent of Americans have experienced a home break-in? From open windows to a lack of alarm, there are a myriad of reasons that could put your home at risk. Below are the top five, in order, according to DIY home phone and security company Ooma.

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NEIGHBORHOOD OR SURROUNDINGS

Nearly a quarter of American homes are at risk simply based on their neighborhood or surrounding neighborhoods. Now, just because you might live in an area like this doesn’t mean you have to, or should, up and move. But contacting your local home security company to do an analysis and find the best home security system for you is a great start.

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NO ALARM

Failing to install a home security system is the second leading cause of a home invasion, results show. If you can’t afford an alarm system, placing a sign by your door claiming that you’re protected may help sway cautious burglars.

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While only fourteen percent of Americans who have experienced a burglary say an open door was the cause, nearly 42 percent leave their doors unlocked, which is just begging for a (not so forced) entry. So please, lock your doors.

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AN OPEN WINDOW

Windows come second to open doors. Never leave ground floor windows open when you leave the house, and make sure they are locked when you are away or asleep. Burglars can open them from the outside.

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LIVING IN AN APARTMENT BUILDING

Simply living in an apartment building ups your chance of a break in, as housing units see more foot traffic, and can be easier for strangers to enter without suspicion. Look for a building with front entrance security measures, like an ID swipe, fob entry, key code, or doorman. Minimize your risk for a break-in by making sure you always lock your windows and doors. Installing a double bolt is a great added step as well. But to really insure your and your home’s security and wellbeing, contact a reputable home security company to install a home security system in your home.

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Vicki Zimmerman

Stacy Hutchinson

Associate Broker, RSPS, GRI, REALTOR®

Cell: 706.816.9042

LAKE OCONEE REALTY LAKE COUNTRY

706.453.9500

vck.zimmerman@gmail.com www.vickizlakecountry.com An Equal Opportunity Company.

Cell: 706.474.8141 stacyhutchinson.realtor@yahoo.com www.CBLakeOconee.com/StacyHutchinson

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SO PRIVATE...Pretty, wooded building lots in Cherokee Point, a Reynolds Lake Oconee Subdivision. MLS#49786 $35,900 Call Stacy!

ATHENS 1BR/1BA unit less than a mile from Sanford Stadium, tailgate package, gated complex with fi tness center, pool, clubhouse, laundry. $89,000 Call Vicki

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VINTAGE CLUB 4BR/3BA Gated community, assigned boat slip available, master on main, garage, decks, fireplace, wood floors, vaulted ceiling, pool. $425,000 Call Vicki

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GREAT LAKEFRONT LOT in popular midlake location. Hillside lot perfect for terrace level home, deep water, great fi shing! MLS#46842 $219,500 Call Stacy!

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HARBOR CLUB LOT with Beautiful view, gentle slope. Harbor Club amenities include a marina, tennis courts, golf course. Build and enjoy lake living! $198,500 Call Vicki

1.5 ACRE WOODED BUILDING LOT in lovely lake community of Hickory Point. Convenient to Sugar Creek boat launch & Sugar Creek Marina. MLS#50482 $45,000 Call Stacy!

1120 Curtright Place $1,269,000

Redefining

HAVE THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS! Luxury lake access home on the National course of Reynolds Lake Real at as this nearly new home is perfection. Well thought out design and built by premier Oconee. No Estate need to build builder, thisOconee. home has all the features and finishes you’d expect in a home of this caliber. This home could Lake not be rebuilt today at this price. A must see! Golf membership available. TEXT: R931279 TO: 52187

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2017 Coldwell Banker’s President’s Elite Society 2800 REYNOLDS WALK TRAIL GREENSBORO, GA 30642

GREAT VALUE

Lovely private setting! Great Condition. $499,000 Text: R650980 To: 52187

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Kings Way Townhome Is Move In Ready. $549,000 Text: R745965 To: 52187

Great Value With Limited Use Dock. $374,500 Text: R745965 To: 52187

NICE VIEW

One Floor Living w/Views & Privacy! $949,000 Text: R726625 To: 52187

Very Nice Walk In Level Unit w/Views! $289,000 Text: R815480 To: 52187

Great Build Site w/Golf & Lake Views. $299,000 Text: R671043 To: 52187 REDUCED

Private Wooded Setting w/24 hour dock. $134,000 Text: R750485 To: 52187

Very Affordable w/Convenient Location $56,000 Text: R662733 To: 52187

Great Building Site & Terrific Value! $44,900 Text: R366228 To: 52187

Great Location, Building Site & Value. $98,000 Text: R457129 To: 52187

Great Location Near Lake Club w/Views. $149,000 Text: R662731 To: 52187

Great Build Site w/Golf & Lake Views. $249,000 Text: R662732 To: 52187

For additional information and photos of these listings TEXT: the property code TO: 52187

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Jim Linney

2014 Lake Country Board “Realtor of the Year

Cell: 706-817-0608 Office: 706-467-3181

jlinney@cblakeoconee.com

Build Your Dream Home on one of these Magnificent Lots! reduced

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Beautiful Creek Club Golf Lot, $139,500 Text: R63655 To: 52187

2 Lots Together in Reynolds Landing. $349,000 Text: R267664 To: 52187 great value

Beautiful Lake Front Lot, The Landing, $348,000 Text: R457128 To: 52187 great view

Great Views of Oconee Golf Course, $199,000 Text: R284973 To: 52187

Elevated Golf Views, Oconee Course. $120,000 Text: R647030 To: 52187

View, Value and Convenient Location. $399,000 Text: R790877 To: 52187

Private Setting w/Golf & Pond Views, $99,000 Text: R793665 To: 52187

Beautiful Lot w/Green & Pond Views, $150,000 Text: R626548 To: 52187

Preserve Golf Course Lot w/Views, $120,000 Text: R626550 To: 52187

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Golf View Lot, Oconee Course Hole #8, $249,900 Text: R817617 To: 52187

Great Waters Lake Front Lot w/Views, $649,000 Text: R632113 To: 52187

Reynolds Access Lot w/View of Lake, $315,000 Text: R639496 To: 52187

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Office # - 706-342-3355 • 266 W Washington St, Madison, GA 30650 • www.BRECOrealty.com

TEXT: R917781 TO: 52187 WOW! THIS HOME HAS IT ALL! Updated kitchen, Formal living/dining rooms, Hardwood flooring, Screened porch & Private back yard. So Much More... Call Today! $425,000

TEXT: R889448 TO: 52187 COMFORTABLE 3BD/2BA BRICK RANCH HOME in Morgan Co on approx 1.8 ac. Detached garage/workshop. In-home office space/bonus room. Large sun-filled family room. Recent updates. Fenced in backyard & pasture. $179,900

TEXT R535017 TO 52187 OVER 41 ACRES surround this comfortable home - There’s a 3.5 Acre stocked lake, barn, workshop, fenced pasture and wooded areas. Total Privacy here! $550,000

TEXT: R865920 TO: 52187 OVER 2 ACRES. EXCELLENT CONDITION. 3 bedrooms 2 baths: Open floor plan with split bedroom plan. New flooring. Private & Surrounded by trees - 3 storage buildings. $89,900

TEXT: R877906 TO: 52187 GREAT HOME in the popular Oak Hill Subdivision. This new construction home will feature a nice open floor plan, hardwood flooring, stainless appliances and an attached 2 car garage. $179,900

TEXT: R920043 TO: 52187 STUNNING CUSTOM HOME ON 32.73 ACRES. Wide open floor plan, Exposed cedar beams, Massive store front windows & a TN stone fireplace. Very Well Appointed Throughout! $1,577,000

TEXT: R928439 TO: 52187 BRING THE HORSES! This gorgeous 37.1 acres property is perfect for horses or livestock and is a sportsman’s paradise! Approximately 60% improved pasture, fenced & cross fenced. Barn w/living quarters & 14 stalls. $339,900

TEXT: R850413 TO: 52187 4 BD/3.5 BA HOME in Madison’s Premier Swim & Tennis Community! Vaulted ceiling, hardwood floors, fireplace, stainless appliances, hard surface countertops and more! $324,900

TEXT: R818052 TO: 52187 BEAUTIFUL 4 BD/3.5 BA craftsman style home in one of Morgan County’s most popular neighborhoods. Open floor plan, stainless appliances, bonus room & more. Call today! $324,995

TEXT: R928442 TO: 52187 BRING YOUR BUILDER and build your dream home at the Falls at Hard Labor Creek! Large basement lot on nearly 1.5 acres in desirable neighborhood w/convenient location. $36,000

Call us for all of your auction needs!

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Adair Field

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Your Reynolds Lake The knowledge and experience you demand and the quality of service you deserve.

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A Rare & Memorable Waterfront Estate

Amazing Waterfront Estate w/Stunning Views

Waterfront with Incredible Panoramic Views

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Waterfront in Picturesque Setting

Waterfront Southern Living Valleydale Plan

Great “Lake Living” Waterfront Home

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Brian Quinn LAKE OCONEE REALTY LAKE COUNTRY 2800 Reynolds Walk Trail

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Greensboro, GA 30642

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Big Water Lake Lot w/Views

Award Winning Golf Home

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Golf Course Home, Great Location

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Waterfront Cottage in Marina Cove Village

Lakefront Lot w/Lake & Golf Views

Like New Former Model Home

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Lake Access Home in Private Setting

Best Value Golf Home

One Level Ranch on Golf Course

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Ranch Styled Home on Beautiful Lot

Upgraded Village at Lake Club Pointe Condo

Golf Course Condo w/Great Views

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Milledgeville 478-452-9358 185 Roberson Mill Rd. Milledgeville, GA 31061

Old Capitol Realty 1-800-935-BEST

For More Information and Photos, Text: the codes below To: 52187!

TEXT: R894192 TO: 52187 252 EMILY CIRCLE • MILLEDGEVILLE • Well built home in High Point neighborhood • 4 BR’s w/Bonus Room and Offi ce • Full Unfi nished Basement, Fenced Backyard. • $225,000

TEXT: R415722 TO: 52187 187 W. LAKEVIEW DR. • MILLEDGEVILLE • Lake Sinclair home on beautiful lot. • 3 Bedroom / 2 Bath • Approved Boat House and Dock • $319,972

TEXT: R514361 TO: 52187 351 HORACE VEAL RD. • MILLEDGEVILLE • Large 4 BD/2 BA home w/pool • Large Eat-In Kitchen, Dining & Living Rm. • In-Law Suite, 3 Outbuildings, Pond. • $289,780

TEXT: R730444 TO: 52187 3729 SUSSEX DR. • MILLEDGEVILLE • Absolutely stunning Country Club home • 5 HUGE bedrooms/3 full baths & 2 half baths • Formal living & dining rooms, library, much more... • $440,000

TEXT: R4393 TO: 52187 127 HONEYSUCKLE RD. • MILLEGEVILLE • Large Lake Sinclair home, Move-in condition • Eat in Kitchen & Open Dining Room • Basement 80% complete, Fenced back yard w/deck • Dock, Boathouse, Seawall & Great View. Short Sale! $359,900

TEXT: R731633 TO: 52187 190 DEJARNETTE • EATONTON • Lake Sinclair cabin w/wooded lake view • 3 BD/2 BA, large living area, eat-in kitchen • Approx. 1.5 acres, private, quiet area • Bring an offer! $80,000

TEXT: R758692 TO: 52187 373 EMILY CIRCLE • MILLEDGEVILLE • Well built home in High Point • Open fl oor plan w/bonus room • Sun room w/fenced backyard & patio. • $210,000

TEXT: R822105 TO: 52187 3761 SINCLAIR DAM RD. • MILLEDGEVILLE • Classic colonial style home in great subdivision • Large eat-in kitchen w/separate dining room • Finished basement, brick fi replace, 1.5 acres • $274,900

TEXT: R931617 TO: 52187 219 MADDOX ROAD • EATONTON • Large Doublewide on 7.64 Acres 4BR/2BA. • Split Bedroom Design • Living Room, Eat in Kitchen, Covered Porch. • Sold As Is. $94,900

TEXT: R883124 TO: 52187 116 ISLAND CREEK RD. • MILLEDGEVILLE • Beautiful 4.32 acre Lake Sinclair lot • Community water & power already run • Can divide into two, 2+ acres lots • $247,000

TEXT: R822103 TO: 52187 560 S. STEEL BRIDGE RD. • EATONTON • Enjoy Lake Life on this Great Wooded Lot • Prime area for Fishing & Water Activities • Lot Already has Dock Provided • $116,900

TEXT: R637769 TO: 52187 265 WILL PLACE • MILLEDGEVILLE • Under Construction! Pick your interior options • 4 BD/2.5 BA, Hardwood floors, Carpet in bedrooms • Kitchen w/granite counter tops & stained cabinets • $205,000

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