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“Thanks Lake Team for all of your hard work and attention to detail. I had very specific expectations and they were met in a timely manner. Michael is a consummate professional and I recommend his team without reservation.”

Greg Irvin Sold 2018 Lake Rabun

Lake Rabun home sold by The Lake Team

“The Lake Team was such a huge help in selling our lake house. They are linked to the community and have a grace and professionalism that is unparalleled.
Their sensitivity to privacy and sentiment were super important in working together to find a new owner for our family heirloom. I mean it!”

Amy Ray Sold 2018 Lake Rabun

Lake Rabun Home

“We feel very fortunate to have been connected with The Lake Team! Michael, Craig, Brad, and the entire team were such a pleasure to work with in purchasing our Lake Rabun home. Throughout the process, Michael and Craig’s knowledge of the market and advice regarding all aspects of the transaction were invaluable to us. More importantly, we always felt as if they had our best interests at heart. From our first phone call with Michael expressing interest in the lake to the closing of our new home, each member of The Lake Team was diligent, thoughtful and knowledgeable…it was by far our best home purchase experience. We highly recommend the Lake Team to anyone needing assistance in purchasing or selling a home in the area. We are thrilled with our home and are delighted to have made new friends in the

Mary and Cameron Bready Purchased 2018 Lake Rabun

“When we met with Michael for the initial meeting he was very realistic about the time it would take to get the price we wanted for our lake house on Burton. He was spot on. When it came down to a negotiation between two competing offers he more than did his job to get us what we wanted in a timely manner. I highly recommend The Lake Team if you are selling or buying on Burton, Rabun or Seed.”

Mike W. Edmonds Sold 2017 Lake Burton

Lake Burton home

“Sarah and the rest of the Lake Team did a terrific job helping us find the perfect home on Lake Burton. We had some very particular requirements regarding location, view and size of home for our large family and they listened to everything and did a wonderful job narrowing down our search to only those homes that met our criteria. They were professional and knowledgeable and always available to answer questions. When we did make an offer, they worked diligently on our behalf to make sure that the entire process was thorough and seamless. We could not recommend them more highly to anyone interested in a lake home on Burton, Rabun or Seed. They were instrumental in making our dream of a gathering spot for our family a reality.”

Julie and Andy Andrews Purchased 2017 Lake Burton

“It is my pleasure to refer The Lake Team and Brad Fisher to anyone considering the purchase or sale of property in the lake communities of North Georgia.  I was introduced to them by two different friends, both very positive about their experiences purchasing lake houses with the Lake Team. My journey to purchasing a house at Lake Rabun included years of looking at properties on different lakes.  Every time I called, sometimes at the last minute- someone from the Lake Team always made time to show me a property.  In the buying process, I had the opportunity to work with Michael, Craig, and Brad at various times.   I enjoyed working with them together and separately.  It was more like working with a group of friends than real estate agents. I have been involved in retail, commercial and residential real estate for most of my professional career.  The Lake Team exceeded my expectations.  They bring a great deal to the transaction over and above showing houses.  They are a valuable resource and able to navigate the complexities of the lake, lease agreements and Georgia Power requirements.  Brad provided services that went well beyond what is customary or expected.  He gladly jumped into non-real estate issues to aid the buyer and seller. I highly recommend the Lake Team!”

Nick Masengill Purchased 2018 Lake Rabun

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“Brad and The Lake Team spent over a year helping us to find our forever Lake Rabun dream home. Since we will be living here fulltime, our needs were very specific. Brad did his best to accommodate us, and he succeeded!! Our new home is exactly what we wanted and we are in love with it!! Being city folk, Brad has continued helping us after the sale to familiarize us with mountain living and all that entails (septic tank, well water, etc). For that we truly are appreciative. We could not have asked for a better, more suited Realtor to help us start our new life chapter in the North GA Mountains!!! I am crying as I write this because Brad honestly made our dream of living in Lake Rabun a reality!! From the bottom of my heart, thank you, thank you, Brad and The Lake Team!!”

David and DIana Beckler Puchased 2017 Lake Rabun

vintage lake rabun log compound

“Dave and I were extremely pleased to work with Michael Mcgaughey  and The Lake Team.  We feel that you marketed our home very well and found a special buyer for our special home.  All of our questions and concerns were promptly handled in a very timely manner and we really appreciate the fact that you were involved every day, seven days a week.  Thank you for a job very well done!”

Dave and Jeannie Cowan Seller 2017 Lake Rabun

Lake Yonah home for sale

“Sarah Gillespie of The Lake Team, worked with us to find the perfect property! After showing us several properties on Seed Lake, Lake Rabun, and Lake Burton, we settled on a magnificent house on Lake Yonah.  Throughout the process, we were constantly impressed and thankful for her knowledge of the area and her patience and willingness to help us find a house that had everything we wanted. She made the house hunting experience a joy!”

Marci Sledge Purchased 2017 Lake Yonah

Lake Rabun home for sale

“Brad and The Lake Team made our search and purchase of our new lake home a wonderful experience. We were shown properties on Rabun, Burton, and Seed and his level of knowledge regarding the nuances of each lake was extremely helpful. Brad made sure we had all the answers we needed in a timely manner, and his assistance with every aspect of the process was invaluable. We recommend The Lake Team without reservations, and cannot imagine a more professional and knowledgeable group of agents that are committed to providing the highest level of service”

Barkha and Sanjoy Malik Purchased 2017 Seed Lake

94 Sunflower Lane Lakemont GA

“Michael and the rest of the Lake Team did an outstanding job on the sale of our Lake Rabun home. The end product was a great fit between buyer and seller. Fortunately we received a fairly quick sale after the Lake Team took over our listing.  They made great suggestions to improve the attractiveness of the property without spending and arm and a leg. Their team approach makes them efficient and very responsive. We highly recommend The Lake Team for buying or selling on Lake Rabun!”

Robert Stephenson Seller 2017 Lake Rabun

Lake Rabun Home

Michael attended us through three tough years in marketing our Lake Rabun home. We never considered another agent. He was always attentive and helpful in every way.”

Lea Richmond Jr Sold 2014 Lake Rabun

Lake Rabun Home

“Michael and Craig helped us sell a Lake Rabun home and also purchase a Lake Rabun
lot so that we could build a new home.  They are the best team around without a doubt — in every aspect.  We highly recommend them!”

Maggie Miley and Peter Schofiield Sold 2014 Lake Rabun

lake Burton home sold

Michael came highly recommended from a friend. From our first meeting to closing 12 months later, Michael was professional, unbiased, detail oriented and extremely responsive.  Michael provided critical quantitative sales data and his thoughts were invaluable in our choice.  We have remained friends after the sale and frequently consult Michael about the market on the lakes.

The Carroll Family Purchased 2009 Lake Buton

lake Burton home for sale

We purchased a house at Lake Burton this year which was listed by Harry Norman Realtors luxury Lake and Mountain. Michael McGaughey was jointly listing the property, as well as representing us as a customer. The transaction went as smoothly as it possibly could have, with Michael and his team intimately involved from the beginning. Michael handled all of the arrangements for inspections, letters from appropriate authorities, utilities, etc., which was a huge help since we live in Atlanta and didn’t know who to call in Rabun County. He even recommended a contractor who has done a number of jobs for us since closing. We could not have been happier with the professionalism and market knowledge exhibited by Michael during the entire process. We will definitely recommend The Lake Team to anyone we know looking to purchase at Rabun, Burton or any of the other lakes in North Georgia.”

Christopher Carlton Purchased 2014 Lake Burton

442 Asher Lane Lakemont GA Lake Rabun

Michael and Craig (The Lake Team) worked with us for over a year to refine what we were looking for in a lake house, and then find it. They listened carefully, showed us various options, and helped us refine our criteria and goals. They allowed us to better understand the market, price points, advantages and disadvantages of numerous locations and alternatives, and walked us through several offers before finally finding the right home at a price that was within our budget. They were patient, informed, realistic, and professional guides as we navigated the lake environment with many more factors to evaluate than a more typical real estate purchase. We were grateful to have their hands on our backs in our successful purchase.”

Jeff Pennel Purchased 2014 Lake Rabun

lake Burton home for sale

“Michael and Craig were extremely helpful during our search and purchase of a home at Burton.  Being relatively new to Atlanta, we weren’t familiar with the lake options in the area.  However, after a couple visits to Rabun County, we knew we had found our place.  The Lake Team patiently but efficiently helped us understand the real estate options and advised us through a smooth and professional transaction process.  Their knowledge and experience in the area were invaluable throughout our search and purchase.  We would recommend them without hesitation.”

David and Sabrina Duncan Purchased 2014 Lake Burton