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Robert’s Family Blueberry Farm

Not too far away, in the foothills of the Appalachians is a snapshot of southern history and culture. There’s a magical farm where grandpa’s prize-winning tomatoes sprout from heirloom seeds and blueberries taste like candy. Robert’s Family Blueberry Farm is a certified organic vegetable farm in Clermont, GA, owned by Terry & Kelley Roberts. If you’re up for an excursion, the farm is open to the public and offers an education in organic farming as well as the opportunity to procure fresh vegetables from recent harvests. Terry, an engineer by trade, spent years designing wheelchairs and helping those with spinal and brain injuries... Read More»

5403 Legends Drive

You can almost hear the laughter and clinking of glasses as you walk through the main floor rooms of 5403 Legends Drive in Chateau Elan’s prestigious Legends community. The grand foyer flanked by a formal dining room and a parlor/ sitting room all open up to the elegant front patio. The French chateau-style home begs for dinner parties or get-to-togethers with friends. Preparing for events and entertainment will be joyous in the over-sized Tuscan themed kitchen complete with wood beams, an enormous island and ample prep and counter space. It’s a dream kitchen with every amenity. If comfort and privacy are... Read More»

1905 Gene Sarazen Way

In a world of cookie-cutter houses of all shapes and sizes, the attention to detail and love (often sweat and tears too) have a transformative affect. Custom homes go beyond unique to rare and often extraordinary. The estate home at 1905 Gene Sarazen Way is no exception. Its prestigious location within the gates of Chateau Elan’s exclusive Legends Community places 1905 Gene Sarazen Way at the juxtaposition... Read More»

“Leave it better than you found it” ~ Don Panoz

To honor the legendary and create a legacy is something rarely done in the... Read More»

Tins and Tassels Consignment & Gifts brings an unexpected shopping experience to Braselton’s downtown

On a quaint one-way street in the heart of historic Braselton, Ga is the treasure trove known as Tin and Tassels. The building, charming but otherwise nondescript on the exterior, is overflowing with rustic elegance, opulent accoutrements, trims, trappings and haberdashery on the interior. What was once a barn on the Braselton family farm is now a thriving upscale consignment and gift boutique. Caryn McGarity is one of the owners of the shop. With her beautiful long auburn hair, Caryn could easily put one in mind of the Little Mermaid with her cavern... Read More»

WIN TICKETS to PADDY’S IRISH PUB’s annual St. Patrick’s Day CELEBRATION

WIN TICKETS to PADDY’S IRISH PUB’s annual St. Patrick’s Day CELEBRATION If paper four-leaf clovers and all too eager would be pinchers is your normal St. Patrick’s Day reality, it’s time to shift your perception of the green-themed holiday with the festivities at Paddy's Irish Pub at Chateau Elan. SCROLL DOWN TO ENTER TO WIN TWO-TICKETS TO THIS SATURDAY’S CELEBRATION Celebrate authentically at Chateau Elan’s Paddy’s Pub! Paddy’s isn’t modeled after a genuine Irish pub, it actually is one. Having lived in Ireland for 20 years, Chateau Elan founders, Don and Nancy Panoz... Read More»

5 KEY points for home buyers

Make sure buying a home is less like a search for a needle in a haystack and more like a quest for your castle. The Realtors at Sun Realty Group, LLC are available to help you with every facet of the home buying process. While most people know to make sure a house they are looking at is thoroughly inspected, or to get pre-qualified for a mortgage, here are 5 key to home buying in North Georgia or anywhere for that matter. This should get you on your way to a smooth purchase. Choose a REALTOR®.... Read More»

5 “Must Know” points for selling your Braselton home.

Selling your Braselton home can be both exciting and stressful. One of the keys to managing stress is to gather as much information about a process as possible. Maximize knowledge and minimize surprises. Here are five key points to help you in your quest to sell your home from the pros at Sun Realty Group. Choose a REALTOR®.  Not all licensed real estate salespersons (or brokers) are REALTORS®. REALTORS® agree to abide by a Code of Ethics in their dealings with buyers and sellers. REALTORS® are members of the National Association of REALTORS® and participate in... Read More»

20th Anniversary Motul Petit Le Mans

Braselton Georgia is full of surprises. From a French Chateau and vineyard to a storied past complete with a Guinness book world record … it’s an interesting place. In addition to wonders and oddities, Braselton is also a mecca for international motorsports. Road Atlanta, a historic motorsports venue, flanks Winder Highway and hosts the largest annual sporting event in the state of Georgia. This year marks the 20th anniversary... Read More»

Real Estate Powerhouse Jennifer Watson joins Sun Realty Group, LLC

North Georgia Real Estate firm, Sun Realty Group, LLC welcomes veteran top-producing agent, Jennifer Watson to their team of professionals. Jennifer brings nearly 15 years of robust experience to the already dynamic team. “We are absolutely thrilled to welcome Jennifer Watson to Sun Realty Group,” said the firm’s Broker, Benjamin Harrison on Tuesday. “Jennifer is a tremendous addition to our company and we look forward to both her experience and her extensive knowledge of the Cumming, Lake Lanier and Dawsonville markets.” While Jennifer currently concentrates heavily in Forsyth, Dawson and surrounding counties, her career includes sales in 21 Georgia counties. Her diverse portfolio of transactions includes properties ranging from 20K... Read More»