The Mountain News:
Area Events, Real Estate & Market Trends

 

April 7, 2021

Mountain Market Update

March 2021 Snapshot

  

April 5, 2021

Buyer Competition Is Good News for Sellers

Some Highlights

  • With so many buyers looking for homes to purchase and so few houses available today, there’s a substantial increase in bidding wars, and homes are selling fast.
  • According to the latest Realtors Confidence Index Survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), on average, houses are receiving over four offers from buyers and they’re selling in less than three weeks.
  • If you’re ready to make a move, let’s connect today so you can sell your house while the market is in your favor.
April 5, 2021

Our Favorite Listings For The Week

Looking for a new place to live or just curious about what's on the market? Check out our favorite homes you should see this week.

3153 Blue Ridge Trail

4 Bedrooms | 4.5 Bathrooms | MLS# 305412 | 3-D Virtual Tour |

HUGE HOME WITH HUGE VIEWS OF LAKE CHATUGE & SURROUNDING MOUNTAINS! This spacious quality built home with offers 180º view from almost every room, four levels, 4 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths with master suite on main, large eat-in kitchen along with formal dining room, high ceilings thru-out with crown molding, 2 fireplaces & office/library, large game/family room, wet bar and large guest suite on lower level. Large unfinished basement for your personalized expansion with a workshop. Decks thru-out, 2 car garage. New roof completed mid-June, 2020.


199 Peckerwood Road

2 Bedrooms | 2.5 Bathrooms | MLS# 291870 | 3-D Virtual Tour |

PRIVATE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAIN CABIN ON AN AMAZING PARK-LIKE 14.4 ACRE SETTING! This 2 bedroom 2.5 bathroom cabin offers beautifully crafted wood interior, great room with exposed beams & stacked stone wall with wood stove & walls of windows creating a light atmosphere, master bedroom with private back deck, master bathroom with glassed walk-in shower, loft sitting area with built-in bookshelves, wood floors, large storage room, living room with wood stove, covered wrap around deck, large open air deck, 2 car carport, another 2 car carport, large barn/workshop, multiple creeks with bridges, several spring fed ponds, rolling pastoral acreage & wooded acreage, creekside covered picnic pavilion, fish camp out building with full kitchen and dining area, and much more. PERFECT PRIVATE ESTATE IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA!


33 Brackett Road

4 Bedrooms | 5.5 Bathrooms | MLS# 305601 | 3-D Virtual Tour 1 | 3-D Virtual Tour 2|

PRIVATE SPACIOUS HOME AND BARN ON 2.8 UNRESTRICTED ACRES IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH GEORGIA!! This property offers a Barn, Horse Stall, Fencing + Apartment above Garage with 1 Full Bath! Perfect Property for those Looking to Live off the Land & Under 5 Miles to Town! Potential For 5 Bedrooms & 4.5 Baths in Home. Master Suite on Main + Full Bath & Access to Covered Porch. Huge Walk-In Closets. 2nd Master Suite Upstairs + Full Bath. Additional Bedrooms in Basement + Family Room & office. Main Laundry with 1/2 Bath & Wash Sink on main level. Formal Dining Area off Living Room or Could be Office. Creek, 2 RV Hook-Ups with Power, Water & Septic. Great Private Property with North Georgia Home!!

March 29, 2021

Our Favorite Listings For The Week

Looking for a new place to live or just curious about what's on the market? Check out our favorite homes you should see this week.

1379 Mountain Harbour Drive

4 Bedrooms | 4.5 Bathrooms | MLS# 302957 | 3-D Virtual Tour |

LUXURY LODGE STYLE LIVING IN A GATED GOLF COURSE COMMUNITY IN THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS! Located in the heart of a gated golf course community on a golf course front lot, this lodge style home offers a huge great room with a massive stone fireplace, soaring cathedral ceiling, walls of windows to enjoy the surrounding mountain & golf course views, gourmet kitchen, master & laundry on the main, large foyer, living/game room, wine cellar, bar, sun room, office, wrap around deck with outdoor fireplace, large lower open air deck, bonus rooms and many more quality details. Community offers 18 hole golf course, large club house, pool area and fitness center.


1444 Voylestown Road

2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | MLS# 303525 | 3-D Virtual Tour |

PRIVATE HOME ON 12+ BEAUTIFULLY WOODED ACRES IN THE NORTH GEORGIA MOUNTAINS! Tucked away off of a quiet country paved road, surrounded by tall hardwoods, this home offers 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a great room with soaring cathedral ceiling & fireplace, kitchen with granite counters, laundry on main level, loft area, large covered front and back porches, open air side deck, full unfinished basement perfect for your personalized expansion, PLUS peace and quiet. Perfectly located for trips to Blairsville, Blue Ridge or Murphy, NC.


104 Branchside Drive

3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | MLS# 305413 | 3-D Virtual Tour |

EASY ACCESS ONE LEVEL LIVING IN THE NORTH GEORGIA MOUNTAINS ON A CREEK!! This one level cabin offers neighbors for that comfortable neighborhood feeling, but secluded by beautiful leyland cypresses on either side, a well landscaped level front yard, a unique designed screened-in front porch peaceful area to keep the bugs away while enjoying the mountain air PLUS a screened-in back porch as well to listen to the soothing sounds of the creek, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, master bedroom with trey ceiling, an open floor plan with great room with cathedral ceiling & beautiful stacked stone gas log fireplace, laundry room off kitchen as well as dining area and a nice size storage shed. COMFORTABLE MOUNTAIN LIVING ON A CREEK!! 

March 23, 2021

CENTURY 21® System’s DOUBLE CENTURION®

Rick Andrews, a Realtor with Century 21 Black Bear Realty recently earned the CENTURY 21® System’s DOUBLE CENTURION® Producer Award for sales production.

The 2020 DOUBLE CENTURION Producer award is given to agents based on sales production within a calendar year. It is one of the most prestigious awards presented to CENTURY 21 real estate professionals.

In addition, the CENTURION® Office Award was presented to Century 21 Black Bear Realty in recognition of exceptional sales production in 2020. Additionally, it was ranked #4 as a Top 21 CENTURY 21 Real Estate LLC Companies Award Rankings YTD by Units in the state of Georgia.

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"Thank you to all my clients, past, present and future, for all your support and constant referrals. And, thanks to my team at Century 21 Black Bear Realty for all your hard work. I couldn't do what I do without you all." ~ Rick Andrews

 

March 22, 2021

Our Favorite Listings For The Week

2517 Old Hwy. 64 West, Hayesville, NC

3 Beds | 4.5 Baths | 96.58 Acres | MLS: 297107 | 3-D Virtual Tour

96 ACRE ESTATE IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA!

  • Private mountain estate
  • Pasture and wooded land
  • Multiple creeks
  • Custom cherry cabinets
  • Granite counters
  • Large great room with built-in book shelves & gas log fireplace
  • Breakfast nook

Formal dining area, office, laundry room, primary master bedroom with trey ceiling on main level, extra large master bathroom with heated tiled floors plus jetted tub & walk-in shower, 2 living rooms, large storage rooms, game room with wet bar & fridge, craft room with wet bar, front porch, back porch, 3 car garage, & much more!!!


1208 Hwy. 64 Bus., Hayesville, NC

7 Beds | 3 Baths | 0.55 Acres | MLS: 304363 | Virtual Tour

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY!

  • 3 rental homes
  • Close to town
  • Public utilities

If you are looking for an investment in the mountains or looking for a place of your own check these homes out.


132 Eagles View Drive, Hayesville, NC

2 Beds | 4 Baths | 1.31 Acres | MLS: 293117 | 3-D Virtual Tour

IT'S BETTER AT THE TOP! A SPACIOUS MOUNTAIN TOP HOME WITH HUGE LAKE & MOUNTAIN VIEWS!

  • Located in Eagles View Community
  • Recently updated
  • Open floor plan
  • Walls of windows creating a light atmosphere
  • Fireplace
  • Granite counters & stainless appliances
  • Paved road

Master on upper with glassed-in tiled shower in master bath, living room, bonus room, 3 levels of open air & covered decks to enjoy the views from, oversized 2 car garage PLUS mountain top privacy.


Schedule a private showing with us, today! Give us a call at (706) 896-8633

March 17, 2021

Hawg Wild BBQ and Catfish House

This place will not disappoint you! If you are looking for great food at a great price with BIG mountain and lake views, you need to visit Hawg Wild BBQ & Catfish House in Hiawassee, GA.

From pulled pork, baby back ribs to whole catfish, this restaurant offers a unique menu where everyone can enjoy it. This place a spot-on if you are looking for true traditional southern bbq. If you're not in Hiawassee, check out their other locations in Commerce, GA and Clarkesville, GA.

Hawg Wild BBQ and Catfish House, 625 US-76, Hiawassee, GA 30546

March 15, 2021

Our Favorite Listings For The Week

3205 Baldview Road, Hiawassee, GA

3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1.12 Acres | MLS: 304963 | 3-D Virtual Tour

A CABIN WITH AMAZING VIEWS IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH GEORGIA!

  • Mountain and valley views
  • Stacked stone gas log fireplace
  • Solid wood doors; antler chandelier
  • Oversized one car garage
  • Large covered front and back decks
  • Lower level concrete patio
  • 2 master bedrooms on the main
  • Wood and stone sided cabin with metal roof

A GREAT NORTH GEORGIA MOUNTAIN RETREAT! Gorgeous close-up views of Brasstown Bald from 2 levels of decks. Enjoy as a vacation get-a-way or full time home. Convenient to Brasstown Bald, Lake Chatuge, Bell Mountain, GA Mountain Fairground and Young Harris College.


546 Compass Creek Drive, Hayesville, NC

3 Beds | 2 Baths | 2.17 Acres | MLS: 304819 | 3-D Virtual Tour

QUALITY FIRST! PRIVATE QUALITY BUILT HOME OVERLOOKING MULTIPLE RUSHING CREEKS IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA!

  • Multiple creeks
  • Open floor plan
  • Soaring cathedral ceiling
  • Stacked stone fireplace
  • Double glass sliding doors
  • Screened deck overlooking the creeks

A beautiful blend of wood & drywall, dining area, open kitchen with granite counters & stainless appliances, loft area, office, laundry on main, walking paths, fire pit area, and a carport area.


18 Coopers Lane, Hayesville, NC

3 Beds | 3 Baths | MLS: 293264 | Virtual Tour

A CABIN ON THE LAKE IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA!!

  • Architectural wood floors
  • T&G ceiling
  • Gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless appliances & a large breakfast bar
  • Cathedral ceilings & stacked stone fireplace
  • Open floor plan

The living area is surrounded by windows which offer you views of the lake, golf course & the beauty of nature that only exists in the mountains. The outdoor stone fireplace sets the tone for relaxation on the large, covered, wrap-around porch. The spacious full finished basement adds a kitchen, living area and 2 additional rooms. The common area by the lake features a picnic table and wooden bridge that will lead you to the docks.


Schedule a private showing with us, today! Give us a call at (706) 896-8633

March 12, 2021

Spring Time Reminder

March 8, 2021

Our Favorite Listings For The Week

688 Barefoot Road, Hiawassee, GA

3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 Acres | MLS: 302500 | 3-D Virtual Tour

PEACEFUL, QUIET and SECURE WITH MAJESTIC MOUNTAIN VIEWS!! CUSTOM HOME, SEPARATE OFFICE AND REC BUILDING TOTALING OVER 3,000sq.

  • Centrally located between two lakes yet less than 10 mi. from Hiawassee
  • This 3/2 Custom Home has beautiful Hickory Engineered Wood Flooring
  • A large kitchen with Maple Cabinetry
  • Ease of one level open living including large Master with bath and walk in closet
  • ASTM E 2190 Insulated Glass Certified windows
  • Separate office
  • Storage and Rec. building under exterior
  • Architectural shingled roof

No wonder the owner of a National Fly Rod Company chose to live here…Welcome Home to Barefoot Road. A true must see! 


281 Bel Aire Drive, Hiawssee, GA

3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1.53 Acres | MLS: 258723 | 3-D Virtual Tour

PEACEFUL GEORGIA MOUNTAIN HOME WITH LAKE VIEWS AND AWESOME LOCATION!!

  • Partially furnished
  • Open floor plan
  • Great room with oak floors
  • Floor to cathedral ceiling stone gas log fire place
  • Master bedroom and laundry on the main level
  • Large wrap around deck
  • 2 car basement garage
  • Partially unfinished basement perfect for your personalized expansion

It's conveniently located near town. PLUS NEIGHBORING LOTS 1 & 2!!


1526 Cedar View Lane, Hiawssee, GA

4 Beds | 3 Full Baths | 2 Half Baths | MLS: 280468 | 3-D Virtual Tour

BRING YOUR TOOTHBRUSH! HUGE FULLY FURNISHED HOME IN THE GA MOUNTAINS WITH LAKE ACCESS!!

  • Quality custom built spacious home
  • Open floor plan
  • A HUGE great room with stacked stone fireplace
  • Cathedral ceiling & Anderson windows & doors
  • Wood floors & Crown molding
  • Huge master with stacked stone fireplace
  • Master bath with large tiled walk-in shower, jetted tub, and dry sauna
  • Game room with coffer ceiling

PLUS oversized 3 bay garage, gated entry, apartment with living room, kitchen, 1 bedroom & full bathroom. Year around deep water with boat slip. The best three words that makes this home QUALITY, QUALITY, QUALITY. Come walk this home the value speaks for itself!


Schedule a private showing with us, today! Give us a call at (706) 896-8633