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Roger was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin but left when duty called, serving in the USAF. After his release, he changed hats and was hired by Eastern Airlines, where he flew for 24 years followed by 6 years with Air Tran Airways, culminating a 30 year airline career landing him on the shores of Lake Lanier, where he and his wife raised their two children.

A licensed real estate professional since 2002, Roger’s familiarity with Lake Lanier and the North Georgia landscape brings invaluable knowledge to the table when trying to locate your new home, whether on the lake, nestled in the woods, or teeing off at one of our local golf course community’s, Roger will find the right fit for you and your family. Maybe just socializing with friendly neighbors in a beautiful subdivision setting is your cup of tea?

The opportunity for buyers has never been better, so let Roger and the North Georgia Life Team, with it’s comprehensive real estate network and resources work for you, building relationships, one at a time!

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It is a popular misconception that banks are often accepting half of what they are asking. 

This is not the case.  The reality is that banks often list homes at half of their former value.  Banks only accept offers that discounted on select properties that have been on the market for quite some time.    

When foreclosures are listed the properties have been appraised and thoroughly inspected and the banks are quite aware of all repairs needed. 

The prices reflect these factors.  Sometimes for one reason or another a bank will price a property well below market value to move it quickly.  Usually these properties receive multiple offers within a few days of the listing date.  

The art of finding a good deal is in watching the market closely on a

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There’s something for everyone at Hamilton Mill.  

Hamilton Mill in Buford, GeorgiaKnown as a “Home Town”, Hamilton Mill has convenient access to everything you need to enjoy life in Dacula, GA.

Hamilton Mill is home to the first golf course designed by “America’s Favorite Golfer” Fred Couples and architect Gene Bates.  His extensive knowledge of the game breathes life and challenge into this beautifully landscaped course.

The clubhouse is home to a members only dining room, over 4,800 square feet of meeting space and a spectacular covered veranda with magnificent views of the golf course.  The clubhouse also boasts the Great Hall which with its huge stone fireplace is a fantastic place for special events of all kinds.

Canon Gate Golf Club at Hamilton Mill in Buford, GeorgiaThe Practice Center located on the grounds has over 7,000

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Sugarloaf Country Club - Luxury Homes in Atlanta Metro, Duluth, Gwinnett County, GA

Live extravagantly at the majestic Sugarloaf Country Club!

Located on 1200 acres of North Georgia hillside in the middle of lively Duluth, GA in Gwinnett County.

Sugarloaf Country Club, Duluth, GAThe Players Club at Sugarloaf offers an award winning tennis facility with 14 lighted courts including clay and hard court surfaces.  There are typically 25 to 30 USTA and ALTA teams that play out of TPC Sugarloaf.  From 1997-2008 TPC Sugarloaf hosted the PGA TOUR’s AT&T Classic.  Personalized instruction is available on site from top tennis pro’s and PGA of America professionals.

The Clubhouse at Sugarloaf is a luxurious 60,000 square foot center for dining and relaxation.  

Sugarloaf Country Club Golf Course, Duluth, GeorgiaThere are private meeting rooms and elegant banquet and reception areas suitable for corporate meeting and

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Enjoy life to the fullest at the luxurious Chateau Élan.  

Chateau Elan Braselton GA EntranceLocated in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Chateau Élan is also located within 20 minutes drive to Lake Lanier and the Mall of Georgia.  The Chateau includes a full production Winery that is the largest premium wine producer in Georgia.  Winery tours and tastings are available to the public.  The lavish resort has 299 rooms, two restaurants and a spa that you will never want to leave.

Chateau Elan Resort and Winery Braselton GA

Known for its exclusive winery & resort, Chateau Élan also hosts two 18-hole championship golf courses available to the public, Chateau and Woodlands, a 9-hole course for guests at the inn, and a private club known as The Legends.  The golf club has two restaurants, two clubhouses and two pro shops.

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Lake Lanier is the largest lake in Georgia with over 690 miles of shoreline and over 100 small islands.  

open_water_400In 1996, Lake Lanier was host of the Olympic Games rowing competition.  Lake Lanier is world famous for fishing and sailing.  Aqualand Marina is the largest inland marina in the world.  Water skiing and jet skiing are popular activities on the lake.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages the shoreline of Lake Lanier to preserve and protect the lake’s environment and at the same time provides a balanced use of the lakeshore.  The corps operates 46 parks around the lake for boat launching, picnics, hiking and swimming.

browns_bridge_400Lake Lanier Islands is a 1,200 acre resort with campgrounds, an equestrian center and a breath taking lakeside golf course.  The

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