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The IBA Mountain Homes blog covers both lifestyle and real estate issues in and arond the North Georgia community of Big Canoe.
I just read an article on that not only astounded me but somewhat inspired and disgusted me all at the same time. The article is about the William Clark Family who although lesser known was amongst the Vanderbilt's and the Rockefellers in the Guilded Age. He started off as a minor and e...
I'm sending out a Big Wave of GOOD LUCK to all of the agents out here on the East Coast so that they may have a sunny weekend full of good clients and full price offers! Down here in the north Georgia mountains we have been bombarded by icy and snowy weekends for over a month! Looking at the sun...
I can hardly remember 1981 as I was 11 years old and so consumed in being a pre-teen that my recollection would not relate to adult life by any stretch of the imagination. I do remember that our little elementary school in Park Ridge, New Jersey introduced their first computer right around then. ...
More snow is on the way for Friday so it looks like it's time to stock up the pantry for chili again! Here is a great listing that would be perfect for an investor. If you or anyone you know is looking for an investment property in Big Canoe, this home would be perfect. Fee Simple and fully furni...
If you know me you know that I am ANYTHING but anti-social. Facebook, Twitter, AR, LinkedIn.....etc, ad nauseum! But I'm about to become anti-social.....or some may call it more personal! (What's she up to now?)This is crazy and it is an experiment that I will commit to for 3 months. In a nutshe...
Can you keep a secret?? Today I was determined to CLEAN HOUSE on my laptop. So off I went diving into my old emails looking for old leads like someone else would plunge into a jar of coins looking for a 1943 copper penny. Sadly most of my emails were junk. Two hours later (I had a TON of old ema...
A Great Day on AR! This is my wedding picture from 1993 (still happily married)and I posted it for any bloggers looking to get featured. If you are not sure how it will go, Just toss it out there to see what happens! SOMEONE will pick it up! Here is my story! When I started Active Rain I was in ...
Sometimes an apple a day just isn't enough! It's that time of year where I power through my monthly bills and find ways to cut back and restructure for the year to come. Right now I am shopping for better health insurance for my family that will not induce a heart condition! It's been a while si...
Moving isn't always easy! Most of my buyers and sellers have not moved for a very long time. I even had some clients this summer that have not moved for 30 years! Do you have a list ready for your Buyers and Sellers regarding their next move? Are you the GO TO agent? As agents we should have a li...
Good Morning! I'm blogging early today because I'm heading off to my first closing of the year! This sale is bitter sweetbecause it used to be my listing. In fact I originally submitted the offer for the seller 3 years ago. The buyer (now seller) was embarrassed about the rejected offer and deci...

Karin Elliott

14 Years as a Broker & Making Dreams Come True
Big Canoe and Dawson County, HOMES, FARMS, LAND

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